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Queen City Angels' chairman testifies before Congress on angel …

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 | Permalink

… the environment for startups, including establishing tax credits for angel investors and developing new education programs for entrepreneurs and investors. QCA’s healthcare portfolio companies include pharmaceuticals company Akebia Therapeutics, personalized medicine test-maker AssureRx, and medical device companies Neuros Medical and Minimally Invasive Devices — all of which are located in Ohio. … Comments RSS Post a comment. No comments yet.

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MMWR: Clinical and Behavioral Characteristics of Adults Receiving Medical Care for HIV Infection — Medical Monitoring Project, United States, 2007

Thursday, September 1st, 2011 | Permalink

As of December 31, 2008, an estimated 663,084 persons were living with a diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in the 40 U.S. states that have had confidential name-based HIV infection reporting since at least January 2006. Although HIV surveillance programs in the United States collect information about persons who have received a diagnosis of HIV infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), supplemental surveillance projects are needed to collect information about care-seeking behaviors, health-care use, and other behaviors among persons living with HIV.

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HIV Surveillance Report: Special Report: Risk, Prevention, and Testing Behaviors Related to HIV and Hepatitis Infections: National HIV Behavioral…

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011 | Permalink

In 2002, CDC developed the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance (NHBS) System to help state and local health departments in areas with high AIDS prevalence monitor selected behaviors and assess the use of prevention programs and services in 3 groups at high risk of HIV infection: MSM, IDUs, and heterosexuals. This report summarizes data gathered from May 2005 through February 2006, the first data collec¬tion cycle among IDUs. The report provides descriptive data that serve as a baseline for monitoring trends in risk behaviors and that aid in identifying opportunities to prevent HIV among IDUs.

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