Other project leaders include Milton Brown, MD, PhD, director of the GUMC
Drug Discovery Program, and Edward Levin, PhD of Duke University.
Fitch will continue to monitor MedStar's financial performance during the integration of GUMC
and the refinancing of the bridge loan.
Furthermore, while the company's projections remain conservative (break-even operating performance by 2002), they do not include the GUMC
Up until now, it has been impossible to separate the influence of sex chromosomes from the effects of sex hormones, and in this paper, we have shown for the first time that sex chromosomes are impacting blood pressure - independent of sex hormones," says the study's lead investigator, Kathryn Sandberg, PhD, director of the GUMC
Center for the Study of Sex Differences in Health, Aging, and Disease.
currently has 487 licensed hospital beds and is principally located in Washington D.
Patients at UPCI received a single treatment of SRS while patients at GUMC
generally received three treatment sessions.
Speaking about the study, lead author Patrick Forcelli, a graduate student in the Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience at GUMC
said: "That is of particular concern because some of the drugs may predispose to psychiatric disorders later in life.
We know that early-life exposure to AEDs such as Phenobarbital triggers cell death in many brain regions associated with the onset of schizophrenia," said Guillermo Palchik, a doctoral student in the department of pediatrics at GUMC
The understanding of the functional interaction between these two brain structures is expected to reveal novel targets for therapeutic intervention for post traumatic stress disorder and other anxiety disorders," said Ashley Decker, a research assistant in the pharmacology department at GUMC
, and now a student at the Georgetown University School of Medicine.
These preliminary findings are the first to indicate that altered calcium channel activity contributes to the occurrence of alcohol withdrawal seizures," explains lead author, Prosper N'Gouemo, PhD, an assistant professor in the department of pediatrics at GUMC