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QIAGEN HPV DNA test donation to expand access to cervical cancer screening for women in rural India

Published: Jun 07, 2010 – 09:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jun. 07 /CSRwire/ - QIAGEN today announced a key allocation from the company's "one million test" donation program to increase access to HPV screening for cervical cancer prevention among women in low-resource regions of the world. Approximately 26,000 human papillomavirus (HPV)...

Corporate giant goes the extra mile to care

Published: Jun 03, 2010 – 10:05 AM EST

SHEFFIELD, U.K., Jun. 03 /CSRwire/ - Deafness Research UK, the national charity for medical research into hearing impairment, has cited the ConocoPhillips Year of the Ear program as an inspiring example of UK corporate social responsibility. ConocoPhillips, the international integrated energy and refining...

U.S. Gulf Coast, Haiti and Caribbean on High Alert for Active 2010 Hurricane Season

Published: Jun 01, 2010 – 08:10 PM EST

SANTA BARBARA, C.A., Jun. 01 /CSRwire/ - Starting June 1, millions of people in the United States Gulf States, Central America, Haiti and other Caribbean countries will be on high alert as the 2010 hurricane season officially begins. Experts are predicting a significant...

Feeding America and Abbott Partner for Hurrican Relief Preparation

Published: May 28, 2010 – 06:01 PM EST

CHICAGO, May 28 /CSRwire/ - Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief charity, and Abbott, the global health care company, today announced they will once again partner to pre-position disaster relief packs containing donated Abbott nutritional products at 23 food banks in preparation...

Feed My Starving Children, AIR-serv Join Forces to Save Hungry Kids

Published: May 25, 2010 – 11:56 AM EST

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn., May 25 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - New initiative allies a charity, a corporation, and thousands of motorists. Memorial Day drivers can enjoy the holiday even more this year. An imaginative new program -- AIR for Charity™ -- supports efforts to...

NewPage Presents New On Paper Podcast Featuring Maria Rodale

Published: May 20, 2010 – 04:53 PM EST

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, May 20 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ -- NewPage Corporation announced today a new On Paper podcast series episode featuring Maria Rodale, chairman and CEO of Rodale Inc., the world's leading multimedia company with a focus on health, wellness and the environment. As...

Princeton Professor Uwe E. Reinhardt, Ph.D., to be Awarded the 2010 William B. Graham Prize for Health Services Research

Published: May 20, 2010 – 09:00 AM EST

ARLINGTON, Va. and DEERFIELD, Ill., May 20 /CSRwire/ - In recognition of his contributions to the field of health services research and lifelong achievements, Uwe E. Reinhardt, Ph.D., has been named the 2010 recipient of the William B. Graham Prize for Health Services...

Abbott Receives FDA Approval for First Fully Automated Blood Test for "Kissing Bug" Disease

Published: May 19, 2010 – 11:59 PM EST

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 19 /CSRwire/ - Abbott received Biologic License Application (BLA) approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the ABBOTT PRISM Chagas test. The test is a fully automated blood screening assay that can detect antibodies to...

IGNIA Leads US$6.5 Million Investment in Chiapas Farms, a Leading Mexican Exporter of Fruits and Vegetables

Published: May 18, 2010 – 01:23 PM EST

MONTERREY, Mexico, May 18 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - IGNIA Fund I, LP, the first impact investing fund in Latin America, announced today an investment of US$5 million in Chiapas Organic Holdings, Inc. ("Chiapas Farms"), a leading Mexican producer and trader of export-grade fruits...

Henry Schein Disaster Relief Hotline Stands Ready to Support Dental, Medical and Animal Health Customers

Published: May 17, 2010 – 08:07 AM EST

MELVILLE, N.Y., May 17 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - In light of recent tornados, thunderstorms and flooding in Tennessee, Mississippi and other states, Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the largest distributor of health care products and services to office-based practitioners, reminds customers that its...



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