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  • doses
  • Responding to this latest outbreak, the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) airlifted some 6 million doses of essential vaccines for children, include inoculations for diphtheria. (un.org)
  • news
  • We aren't where we want to be, but are seeing forward progress," Dr. Anne Schuchat, director of immunization and respiratory disease for the disease control agency, said at a news conference. (tuscaloosanews.com)
  • 13.3 million will be provided by The Kipps project targets the most common form of lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) the agency said in a news release . (blogspot.com)
  • formally
  • However, the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine(CIRM) , as the agency is formally known, is allotting only $600,000 annually for office rental, according to figures released Friday afternoon . (blogspot.com)
  • So far, the agency, known formally as the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) , has not been successful in producing such a therapy. (blogspot.com)
  • proposal
  • Also, a pilot grant from the university's Clinical and Translational Science Center, along with donations from two non-profit organizations - Team KJ and the Deshalamar Foundation - enabled Wheelock and Nolta to conduct the preliminary biosafety studies that were needed before the state stem cell agency would consider their Disease Team grant proposal. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Obama's $3.7 billion proposal included $600 million in emergency wildfire funding, while the $3.57 billion plan put forward last week by Senate Appropriations Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., included $615 million to help fight the fires ravaging the Pacific Northwest. (bendbulletin.com)
  • CIRM
  • Yuan Chen, Ph.D. , professor in the Department of Molecular Medicine in the Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope received a $1.8 million CIRM Discover Quest Award for her research on colorectal cancer stem cells. (cityofhope.org)
  • The Independent Citizens Oversight Committee of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) today unanimously approved an $18.29 million grant to University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers to fund a phase Ib/IIa clinical trial of a novel combination drug therapy for B-cell cancers. (ucsd.edu)
  • Two cardiology investigators from the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA have been awarded grants totaling more than $6 million from the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), the state's stem cell agency. (ucla.edu)
  • Today's award appears to advance work previously funded by CIRM at a cost of $4 million . (blogspot.com)
  • researchers
  • and the Andalusian Initiative for Advanced Therapies in Spain will be providing $1.6 million to researchers there to collaborate with the team at UC Davis working on a therapy for limb ischemia. (ca.gov)
  • Reuters
  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 72 million U.S. adults, or 26.7 percent, are obese, up 1 percentage point in two years, the U.S. government reported on Tuesday. (reuters.com)
  • As a result of that review, at the direction of the President, we will be redirecting approximately $25 million originally planned for the East Jerusalem Hospital Network," a State Department official told Reuters. (jta.org)
  • Stem Cell Res
  • Dr. Ali Nsair , an assistant professor of medicine and cardiology and a member of the Broad Stem Cell Research Center, was awarded more than $3 million for research using induced pluripotent stem cells - tissue-specific blood or skin cells that have been reprogrammed to become like human embryonic stem cells - to develop heart tissue cells known as cardiac progenitor cells. (ucla.edu)
  • report
  • The inspectors' report, which was released Friday, said the agency had spent $8 million on a veteran-themed waterfront development that was never built. (lubbockonline.com)
  • Of that total, according to the OIOS report, about $505 million was spent that year for partner procurement, a number that dropped to $404 million in 2015. (foxnews.com)
  • The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs analyzed energy data submitted by agencies and presented the data in a report to Governor Bentley. (wsfa.com)
  • Agencies included in the first progress report achieved about a 10 percent reduction in energy use in 2012 for a total savings of $3.9 million. (wsfa.com)
  • The Department of Corrections reported the largest reduction in the report, saving $1.5 million, a 16-percent decrease from 2005. (wsfa.com)
  • The Alabama Emergency Management Agency reported the largest percentage reduction in the report, using 39.5 percent less energy than in 2005 and saving $79,848 in annual costs. (wsfa.com)
  • In response to a query from the California Stem Cell Report , the agency said its practices were "consistent with many previous reviews. (blogspot.com)
  • enforcement
  • provides $405 million for border security and law enforcement activities within the Department of Homeland Security and the Justice Department. (bendbulletin.com)
  • By examining the Mirzoyan-Terdjanian crime ring - an operation that eluded detection by federal payers and New York Insurance carriers for over 10 years - this paper explores how law enforcement or government agencies can proactively identify complex fraud schemes in their infancy using a multi-faceted, anti-fraud detection approach that combines sophisticated data integration with hybrid analytics. (sas.com)
  • Therapies
  • The agency said Kipps is "using a combination strategy to kill the cancer stem cells that help CLL - and other cancers - survive traditional therapies, such as chemotherapy, and cause a relapse. (blogspot.com)
  • dollars
  • Roof moisture surveys and non destructive infrared testing from Infrared Consulting Services are helping government agencies save millions of dollars in roof maintenance and repair. (prweb.com)
  • http://www.irtest.com - Infrared Consulting Services, Inc. (ICS), an infrared testing and roof moisture consulting firm, announced today that their infrared testing services and roof moisture surveys are helping government agencies save millions of dollars in roof maintenance and repairs. (prweb.com)
  • Infrared roof testing can identify the exact location of roof moisture damage and save government agencies millions of dollars that would have otherwise been allocated toward unnecessary roof replacements. (prweb.com)
  • I committed to donate two dollars for each policy I quoted through my Brightway agency from January to March and was able to donate $810 to the foundation. (franchising.com)
  • made
  • The audit notes that under McCasland's guidance the agency has made some improvements in cutting its budget, but the authority will need to find nonfederal funds to pay back HUD. (lubbockonline.com)
  • Labor's environment spokeswoman, Penny Sharpe, said: 'There is no environmental agency in NSW that has been left unravaged by the $80 million efficiency cuts made by the Baird government. (smh.com.au)
  • The Botanic Gardens must cut $1.14 million this year, on top of $2.8 million in efficiency cuts made over the past three years, while the Zoological Parks Board has to find another $1.2 million, after $2.9 million in previous cuts. (smh.com.au)
  • The decision to halt funding to the East Jerusalem Hospital Network, made up of six hospitals, came on Saturday, a week after the United States announced that it would halt all funding to the UNRWA , United Nations refugee agency that aids Palestinians. (jta.org)
  • week
  • A week before that, the Trump administration said that the U.S. would cut more than $200 million for humanitarian and development aid in the West Bank and Gaza. (jta.org)
  • Award
  • He plans to use the $5.7 million award to study ways to repair and regenerate kidney tissue. (ca.gov)
  • Today's largest award, $18.3 million, will go to Thomas Kipps of UC San Diego . (blogspot.com)
  • cost
  • While the SNAP cards are federally funded, the operating costs are split 50/50, which means the cost of employees' overtime, booking a venue, and paying for security is a significant amount for the agency. (wltx.com)
  • ADECA is working with agencies to make state government a model for cost cutting through energy efficiency," ADECA Director Jim Byard Jr. said. (wsfa.com)
  • budget
  • The Environment Protection Authority will have seen $5.4 million in 'efficiencies' stripped from its budget over four years. (smh.com.au)
  • Additionally, the agency has a legal cap on its budget, which means that it would be difficult to accommodate a large increase in rent. (blogspot.com)
  • program
  • Kansas City, Kan., Sept. 24, 2008) - Region 7 organizations have been selected to receive in excess of $4.8 million in Clean Diesel Program funds to reduce diesel emissions in the region's four states under the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA). (epa.gov)
  • Three agencies from Region 7 have been selected to receive funding as part of the Blue Skyways Collaborative competitive process for the National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program. (epa.gov)
  • time
  • Please note to comply with seller of travel laws, at this time Million Miles Travel Agency does not accept requests from clients residing in California. (thumbtack.com)
  • Some consultants and outside attorneys also work at the agency from time to time. (blogspot.com)
  • children
  • each filter is capable of producing 1 million gallons of fresh drinking water for children and families in the southern African country. (franchising.com)
  • It also allocates $197 million to the Department of Health and Human Services to provide humanitarian assistance such as food and shelter to the unaccompanied children already in U.S. custody. (bendbulletin.com)
  • percent
  • With three years left in the project, 72 percent of our original $5.4 million in estimated energy savings has been achieved, and we expect to significantly exceed the estimated target before 2015. (wsfa.com)
  • Other agencies and institutions that reduced energy consumption by 10 percent or more include the Alabama Department of Environmental Management, Alabama Forestry Commission, the Military Department, the University of Montevallo and Athens State University. (wsfa.com)
  • funds
  • Inspectors with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development determined that $27.5 million in federal housing funds were mismanaged by the Harris County Housing Authority for the three years ending in 2012, according to the Houston Chronicle. (lubbockonline.com)
  • money
  • The ceremony at the Montgomery Area Nontraditional Equestrians on Nov. 28 will give money to agencies including Gift of Life, Healthy Kids, Family Sunshine Center, the Family Guidance Center of Alabama and the Second Chance Foundation. (montgomeryadvertiser.com)
  • Rankin was bought out of his contract in March 2012 for $137,000, but new agency leaders found the authority had no money to pay him. (lubbockonline.com)
  • Health
  • The total number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen has crossed one million, the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) reported today, urging greater efforts to tackle the outbreak and deal with the deteriorating health situation in the war-torn nation. (un.org)
  • latest
  • The latest efficiency cuts come on top of $60 million already stripped from the environment department over the past three years. (smh.com.au)
  • project
  • The $12 million redevelopment project, which has been in the works since 2011, incorporates a total remodel of each housing unit and calls for the installation of new residential amenities as well. (auburnpub.com)
  • Gift
  • A $20 million gift from the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation in 2007 resulted in the renaming of the center. (ucla.edu)
  • left
  • Walden said Rogers assured him the U.S. Forest Service and the other federal land-management agencies charged with suppressing wildfires still have about $700 million left in their firefighting budgets. (bendbulletin.com)
  • independent
  • Brightway Insurance, with headquarters in Jacksonville, Fla., is a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of 117 franchised independent agencies throughout in 10 states. (franchising.com)
  • DETROIT (AdAge.com) -- American Suzuki Corp. has handed its $100 million-plus auto account to independent Siltanen & Partners Advertising, Marina del Rey, Calif., just three months after bringing on the shop to handle two projects. (adage.com)