Tag Archive: diabetes

Oct 10 2012

Clinical Trial Reporting

On 26 September 2012, a notice was published in the Federal Register that the Department of Health and Human Services was transferring responsibility to the FDA for ensuring that clinical trial data is appropriately submitted to Clinical Trial Registry and Results Data Bank (which is also known as ClinicalTrials.gov) and that the data is complete …

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May 05 2011

Diabetes Research Strategic Plan

The media continually alerts us to the epidemic of diabetes in the world.  Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death.  Worldwide in 2007 there were 246 million people diagnosed with diabetes, and an additional 79 million people are at risk of developing diabetes in the near future.  According to the National Institutes of Health …

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May 20 2010

LIPID MAPS 2010 Annual Meeting

The LIPID Metabolites and Pathway Strategy (MAPS) Annual Meeting was held at UCSD in La Jolla, CA from03-04 May 2010.  LIPID MAPS was created in 2003 as a multidisciplinary effort to identify and quantitate all of the major (and some minor) lipid species in mammalian cells and how they change in response to diseases such …

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