Monthly Archives: October 2012

Feinstein Institute Researchers Discover that Bean Used in Chinese Food Could Protect Against Sepsis

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Manhasset, NY – October 26, 2012 Researchers at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have discovered that a bean commonly used in Chinese cuisine protects against the life-threatening condition sepsis. These findings are published in the current issue of Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine (eCAM). It has been found that a deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) protein,… read more

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Feinstein Institute Receives $1M Grant to Study Impact of World Trade Center Attacks on Responders

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Manhasset, NY – October 25, 2012 The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research has been awarded a $1 million grant from the from the World Trade Center Health Program, which is administered by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), part of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Institute… read more

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Feinstein Institute Researcher Peter Davies Serves on Expert Panel During the Alzheimer’s Association’s NYC Chapter 25th Annual Chapter Meeting

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New York, NY – October 23, 2012 Peter Davies, PhD, director of the Litwin-Zucker Research Center for The Study of Alzheimer’s Disease at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, served as an expert panelist last Wednesday at the 25th Annual Meeting of the Alzheimer’s Association’s New York City Chapter. The event, entitled “Crosswords, computers and cognition:… read more

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North Shore-LIJ Doctors and Feinstein Institute Researcher Honored at the “Moms Who Kick” Annual Gala

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GARDEN CITY, NY – Annette Lee, PhD, associate investigator at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, and Iuliana Shapira, MD, director of the Cancer Genetics Program at the North Shore-LIJ Health System’s Monter Cancer Center, were honored last night at the Moms Who Kick Inc gala “Performance 2013-Fitness in Motion” at a Garden City Hotel…. read more

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