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ASCB

ASymptomatic Cervical Bruit study. A study assessing the causes of vascular events in asymptomatic patients with carotid atherosclerosis identified by cervical bruits; ASCB later tested the effects of aspirin on carotid stenosis.
Conclusion At an interim analysis in 1994, aspirin was deemed worthless in reducing adverse outcomes, and the trial was ended.
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For these programs, President Bush last May awarded the ASCB with the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring.
Membership in the ASCB is open to all scientists who have education or research experience in cell biology or an allied field.
The ASCB show comes only one month after the Neuroscience show in Los Angeles.
The ASCB has upheld 71 complaints from the public over the ad, which the complainants say was indecent, offensive, discriminatory and 'dehumanising'.
Information: ASCB, 8120 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 750, Bethesda, MD 20814-2762 USA, 301-347-9300, fax: 301-347-9310, e-mail: ascbinfi.
Information: ASCB, 8 120 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 750, Bethesda, MD 20814-2762 USA, 301-347-9300, fax: 301-347-9310, e-mail: ascbinfo@ascb.