Renato Lenzi, M.D., Oncologist, Colon Cancer Survivor and SCOPE honoree

submitted by: mdanderson
"Without regular colonoscopies and the great treatment I received at MD Anderson, I would be dead," says Renato Lenzi, M.D., clinical associate professor in GI Medical Oncology. After he was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2002 during a screening, Lenzi endured months of treatment that included surgery, six months of chemotherapy and five weeks of chemotherapy with radiation. This cancer warrior is being recognized by his colleagues as the honoree of the 2011 Sprint for Colorectal Cancer...

Cure For Addiction

submitted by: Recoveryroad

Is it possible to cure drug addiction through medicine. This short film experiments with that reality.

The Rapidly Growing Standards Landscape in ‘omics by Susanna Sansone, European Bioinformatics Institute

submitted by: dougramsey
As the size and complexity of scientific datasets and the corresponding information stores grow, reporting standards are playing an increasingly active role. Interopera bility among standards, however, becomes pivotal for the development of software applications. Here we present the key synergistic standards activities in the omics domain and the motivation for, an overview of, the BioInvestigation Index infrastructure at the EBI. The marriage of conventional methods with (meta)genomics,...

Management issues in e-learning elearning online on-line distance education

submitted by: mcweadon

McWeadon Education founder Professor Badrul Khan delivered a keynote address at the Computer Courseware Development Conference (5-16 February 2007) Kathmandu, Nepal organized by the Asian Development Bank. http://www.adbi.org/event/2104.pilot.computer.courseware/agenda/