Monthly Archives: March 2011

Gene Therapy for Parkinsons Diseases Shows Promise

Gene Therapy Reverses Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease A gene therapy called NLX-P101 dramatically reduces movement impairment in Parkinson’s patients, according to results of a Phase 2 study published today in the journal Lancet Neurology. The approach introduces a gene into … Continue reading

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Boost for Scottish Telehealthcare

£10 million for Scottish telehealthcare – Joint funding for assisted living and business growth 15 March 2011 /_assets/flash/generic_player.swf Ten million pounds is to be invested over four years to improve care by growing the Scottish telehealthcare sector. The project – … Continue reading

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More Support for Small Business Led Innovation

New funding scheme will support innovative small companies 21 March 2011 /_assets/flash/generic_player.swf A new scheme will offer funding to small companies to enable them to research and develop new products, processes and services that could stimulate economic growth.   Managed by … Continue reading

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 Europa : CORDIS : Search : Simple search : News

Europeans target better web access for people with disabilities Date2011-03-16 For people around the world the Internet has become the first port of call for most information. However, researchers in Hungary believe that much of the information posted on the … Continue reading

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Council Pay: Research Reveals More Than 2,200 Council Staff Earned More Than £100,000 In 2010 | Politics | Sky News

More than 2,200 council staff earned over £100,000 last year – many of them pocketing generous redundancy packages, it has been revealed. The TaxPayers’ Alliance obtained the pay details from reports and FOI requests Research by the TaxPayers’ Alliance found … Continue reading

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Cell Phone Application for Emotional Self-Awareness

Mobile Therapy: Case Study Evaluations of a Cell Phone Application for Emotional Self-Awareness Margaret E Morris1, PhD; Qusai Kathawala1, MFA; Todd K Leen2, PhD; Ethan E Gorenstein3, PhD; Farzin Guilak1, MS; Michael Labhard1, MD; William Deleeuw1, BS 1Digital Health Group, … Continue reading

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NEW STUDY TO EVALUATE ADVANCED HEALTH MONITORING TECHNOLOGY FOR SENIORS – FierceHealthcare

NEW STUDY TO EVALUATE ADVANCED HEALTH MONITORING TECHNOLOGY FOR SENIORS March 1, 2010 Tools Email Print February 23, 2010, Reston, VA – A study funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIH/NIA), and conducted by the Pepper Institute on Aging … Continue reading

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