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The Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
Major Win for Team of Physician Assistants From Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science At 'Medical Challenge Bowl'
LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- A team of physician assistant students graduating this week from Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) successfully outperformed 45 other school teams in last week's Medical Challenge Bowl at the 36th Annual Academy of Physician Assistants Conference in San Antonio, Texas, taking third place among the 48 total schools in competition. The CDU team, comprised of Rosa Pallan, Al Quintana, Marc Sandoval, and America Stone, won over teams from many larger, prestigious physician assistant programs in institutions such as Drexel, Duke, Cornell, Samuel Merritt and the University of Oklahoma.
RedChip Companies Inc.
RedChip Independent Initiates Research Coverage On Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide
ORLANDO, Fla., June 2, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- RedChip Independent, a division of RedChip Companies Inc., has initiated coverage on Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies World, Inc. (Nasdaq:QTWW), a company developing and producing advanced propulsion systems, energy storage technologies, and alternative fuel vehicles, such as the new Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid electric vehicle.
North Central Cancer Treatment Group Presents Phase II Study Results That Epratuzumab in Combination With Rituximab and Chemotherapy is Active, Safe and Tolerable in Aggressive Lymphoma
CHICAGO, June 2, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Immunomedics, Inc. (Nasdaq:IMMU), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing monoclonal antibodies to treat cancer and other serious diseases, today announced that adding epratuzumab to rituximab and combined cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone chemotherapy (ER-CHOP) for the therapy of patients with newly diagnosed diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) produced promising results.