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125 Articles Matching "prize"

At Gala Held By Mark Zuckerberg, Other Tech Billionaires, Here’s What Breakthrough Prize Winners Had To Say

Nov 06, 2019 , Forbes
“Science is a rock of truth in a sea of fake news,” said physicist Peter van Nieuwenhuizen. He was one of the top scientists who accepted a Breakthrough Prize award and used the nationally broadcast ceremony to decry the spread of...
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At Gala Held By Tech’s Billionaires, Breakthrough Prize Winners Deride ‘Fake News’ And ‘Anti-Intellectualism’

Nov 05, 2019 , Forbes
“Science is a rock of truth in a sea of fake news,” said physicist Peter Van Nieuwenhuizen. He was one of the top scientists who accepted a Breakthrough Prize award and used the nationally broadcast ceremony to decry the spread of...
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Cancer patient wins $200,000 lottery prize

Oct 29, 2019 , CNN Health
A man on his way to his last chemotherapy treatment won a $200,000 lottery prize, according to the North Carolina Education Lottery. Ronnie Foster, who is battling colon cancer, says he plans to use the money to pay off medical bills and save the rest for the future....
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Developers of lithium-ion batteries win Nobel Prize in chemistry

Oct 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
The battery plays an integral part in powering the modern world's...
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Three Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Medicine for Work on Cells and Oxygen

Oct 09, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Three Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Medicine for Work on Cells and OxygenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/8/2019 12:00:00...
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The 2019 Nobel Prize In Medicine: Here Is What Won The Award

Oct 09, 2019 , Forbes
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was jointly awarded to three scientists — William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza — for their work on how cells sense and adapt to the levels of...
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Decoding The Science Behind The 2019 Nobel Prize For Medicine

Oct 09, 2019 , Forbes
Three researchers have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine for discovering the complex processes behind how human cells respond to oxygen. William Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza’s pioneering work is now paving the way for innovative new drugs to defeat...
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Nobel Prize in Medicine awarded for new discovery on how humans respond to oxygen

Oct 08, 2019 , CNN Health
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine has been jointly awarded to William Kaelin Jr., Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza for their pioneering research into how human cells respond to changing oxygen levels....
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Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen

Oct 08, 2019 , Reuters
Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to treating heart failure, anaemia and cancer....
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Drug-free sinus pain relief, acne app, patient advocacy aggregator, and more debut at Health 2.0's 'Launch!'

Sep 21, 2019 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
OMNY Health, which helps hospitals monetize operational data, took home the audience choice grand...
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Lasker Foundation Honors Scientists For Innovative Breast Cancer Therapy, Immune System Work

Sep 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Five scientists won the prestigious awards, which have been precursors to Nobel Prizes and carry prizes of $250,000. Three researchers won for the invention of Herceptin, which transformed breast cancer care and "has already bestowed tens of thousands of women with time and quality of life,” the foundation...
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This Week In XR: Aris MD Snags NASA Prize, NextTech Scores More, And SF's Onedome AR Shutters

Jul 20, 2019 , Forbes
Aris MD, NexTech, Time and others in XR had a big week, as Onedome closes its doors....
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Winner of $10K Women in Digital Heath prize talks finding success as 'wrong' kind of founder

Jul 03, 2019 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
The three-year-old startup has overcome some challenges to serve 1,200 vendors and 20 customers in 60...
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Public Health Officials Grappling With Prospect Of Losing Valued Measles Elimination Status As Outbreaks Drag On

Jun 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Health officials say a loss in the prized status gained in 2000 could mean larger outbreaks in the future that could overwhelm health departments. Other news on the measles epidemic is on new cases and religious...
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VUMC, UCSF Win KidneyX Award For Home Dialysis Design

May 04, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A roadmap to create an implantable dialysis system that would allow patients to treat kidney failure at home has won researchers from Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), UC San Francisco (UCSF), and Silicon Kidney one of 15 cash prizes in the inaugural KidneyX’s Redesign Dialysis Phase I co......
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How Does Age Affect Creativity? Nobel Prize Winners Offer Clues

Apr 28, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: How Does Age Affect Creativity? Nobel Prize Winners Offer CluesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/26/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/26/2019 12:00:00...
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Here Is A Major Soil Problem That Will Affect Health

Apr 15, 2019 , Forbes
Bill Gates recently wrote about and Rattan Lal won the Japan Prize for his groundbreaking work addressing a major problem that you may not...
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'The Inventor' And 'Breakthrough' At SXSW, Two Tales Of Science Gone Right And Wrong

Mar 19, 2019 , Forbes
While Theranos was busy swindling investors and endangering patients, research scientist Jim Allison developed a cancer treatment and was awarded a Nobel...
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ManukaGuard, Atlantic Access Group win DSN/ECRM Buyers’ Choice Awards

Feb 26, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
ManukaGuard took the top prize for its Manuka Honey Gummies and Atlantic Access Group was the finalist for its BalanX Anxiety and Stress Relief Spray Read More...
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Nobel Prize Winning Economist Develops Kidney Transplant ‘Chains’ That Are Saving Lives

Feb 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Nobel laureate Alvin Roth deserves much of the credit for coming up with a solution for increasing the number of donors and getting people off dialysis sooner. Other public health news focuses on self-harming images; Duchenne muscular dystrophy; hangover prevention; cocktail safety; living alone; breast implants and more....
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