Monthly Archives: April 2013

Women on a Mission to Cure Breast Cancer

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MANHASSET, NY – The Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer (MWCABC) on Friday presented a $90,000 check to Feinstein Institute for Medical Research investigators Iuliana Shapira, MD, and Annette Lee, PhD. The money will go directly to the Breast and Ovarian Specimen Bank, a joint research endeavor of the Feinstein Institute and North Shore-LIJ Cancer… read more

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Feinstein Institute Collaborates with GSK, UPenn, MIT to Research Body’s Electrical Impulses

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MANHASSET, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research today unveiled a collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) being spearheaded by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), which aims to discover medicines that use electrical impulses to regulate the body’s organs and functions. This initiative is discussed in the April issue of Nature. “This is a… read more

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The Merinoff Symposium 2013: Parkinson’s Disease and Telemedicine Begins April 9

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MANHASSET, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research today announced the agenda for the Merinoff Symposium 2013: Parkinson’s Disease, April 9 – 11, to discuss the opportunities and challenges for telemedicine to enhance care and access in Parkinson’s disease treatment.  Participants will include leaders in research for the disease; neurology and movement disorder; allied care; healthcare administration;… read more

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