Showing results matching between Jan 2004 and May 2015
Feb 17, 2015
ISN’s Kidney International and Kidney International Supplements to be published by Elsevier as of January 2016
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and the International Society of Nephrology (ISN), the global medical society devoted to advancing kidney care worldwide, announced today that Elsevier will publish ISN’s flagship journals, Kidney...
Feb 12, 2015
The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics Publishes Special Article Presenting the Laboratory Perspective of Incidental Findings Reporting
AMP Incidental Findings Working Group Recommends that Laboratories Develop Individual Policies for Analysis and Reporting of Known and Predicted Incidental Findings
The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, non-profit organization serving molecular laboratory professionals, announced that The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics today published a Special Article titled, "Reporting Incidental Findings in Genomic Scale Clinical Sequencing – A Clinical Laboratory...
Feb 10, 2015
Talented Nigerian, Sudanese and Vietnamese scientists honored at AAAS Annual Meeting
Four physicists and a mathematician have been named winners of the 2015 Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, in recognition of research that has strong potential social and economic benefits. The winning scholars are...
Feb 10, 2015
New book, Ultra High Voltage AC/DC Grids, written by Zhenya Liu, President of the State Grid Corporation of China
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of Ultra High Voltage AC/DC Grids by Zhenya Liu, President and CEO of the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC). This is the...
Feb 9, 2015
Troseth's work and leadership with TIGER recognized by leading healthcare technology society
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) will honor Michelle Troseth, MSN, RN, DPNAP, FAAN, Chief Professional Practice Officer of Elsevier Clinical Solutions, with its Nursing Informatics Leadership Award at its annual conference in April.With more than 25 years...
Feb 6, 2015
Seven Elsevier books and two journals honored by the American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced winning 10 PROSE Awards including the Best eProduct Application award for the Virtual Microscope, an integrated browser-based slide viewer that provides access to high resolution...
Feb 5, 2015
Participation ensures access to Elsevier ebooks in perpetuity
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced its agreement to participate in CLOCKSS (Controlled Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) archiving of ebooks. CLOCKSS is a community-governed archive committed to open access.As...
Feb 4, 2015
Offering multiple data sharing options for Materials Science researchers meets goals of Materials Genome Initiative's strategic plan
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, has announced that its data sharing infrastructure has been implemented across 13 journals covering all areas of Materials Science.Offering multiple data sharing options for an entire subject...
Feb 3, 2015
Elsevier’s Scopus Database Underpins ShanghaiRanking Consultancy’s “2015 Best Chinese University Ranking” Report
Powered by Scopus data and SciVal analytics, the inaugural report is a comprehensive evaluation of the academic performance of higher education establishments across China
The inaugural and newly-released '2015 Best Chinese University Ranking' report, based on ShanghaiRanking Consultancy (SRC)'s evaluation, is anchored on Elsevier's Scopus research database and powered by metrics from SciVal analytics – both part of the Elsevier Research Intelligence portfolio.The report...
Feb 2, 2015
Study published in JAACAP shows that abandoned children placed in child-centered foster care environments improves social behaviors
A recent study published in the February 2015 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry demonstrates that children who were abandoned to institutional care have an increased risk for behaviors similar to those seen...
Feb 2, 2015
Ninth Annual Competition Kicks off on February 2nd
The Ninth Annual Knovel Academic Challenge launches on February 2nd providing an opportunity for thousands of students at hundreds of academic institutions worldwide to compete to win prizes. The Knovel Academic Challenge, hosted by Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific,...
Jan 30, 2015
Clinical experts reporting in Mayo Clinic Proceedings urge drastic reductions in the consumption of foods and beverages containing added sugars, particularly added fructose
Recent studies have shown that added sugars, particularly those containing fructose, are a principal driver of diabetes and pre-diabetes, even more so than other carbohydrates. Clinical experts writing in Mayo Clinic Proceedings challenge current dietary guidelines that allow up to...
Jan 30, 2015
The oral FXR-agonist INT-747 normalizes dysfunctional intestinal FXR-sgnaling and changes in intestinal permeability, inflammation, and bacterial translocation, according to study published in The American Journal of Pathology
The farnesoid-X receptor (FXR), also known as the chief regulator of bile acid metabolism, is thought to play a role in some hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal disorders. In a study published in The American Journal of Pathology, researchers demonstrated dysfunctional intestinal...
Jan 28, 2015
Influenza is associated with as many as 7,300 deaths annually in nursing home residents, but the vaccination rate for nursing home staff is only 54 percent, according to a study in the February issue of the American Journal of Infection...
Jan 26, 2015
Outstanding nursing professionals recognized in three categories: Clinical Education, Active Learning in the Classroom, Simulation
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced the winners of the 2015 Elsevier Leading Stars in Education Award (ELSIE). This award recognizes the work of three exceptional nursing faculty members who show extraordinary...