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ALLIANCE

Aggressive Lipid Lowering Initiation Abates New Cardiovascular Events. A clinical trial that assessed the outcomes of lipid-lowering therapy with atorvastatin (Lipitor) in patients with a history of coronary heart disease.
Primary endpoint Major acute cardiac events (MACE)—death, heart attacks, stroke, unstable angina requiring hospitalisation.
Conclusions Patients receiving Lipitor averaged 17% reduction in MACE, vs usual care; ±72% of Lipitor patients reached target LDL-C level vs 40% in patients receiving usual care.
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The Alliance Francaise all over the world is established with the approval of the said Foundation and the French government to promote French culture and provide French education as well as to conduct French language examination through the said Alliance Francaise, it claims.
18 October 2010 - Belgium-based biotechnology company Galapagos NV (EBR: GLPGA) announced today it has achieved milestones totaling EUR2.5m (USD3.5m) in two of its strategic alliances.
A contractual alliance is generally a pure commercial agreement that sets out, among other things, the objectives, the resources contributed by each partner, the division of the spoils, as well as in many case the puts and calls, the representations and warranties.
He reiterated his alliance's stance that Al-Iraqiya should form the new government, and that any agreement with any other alliance should rely on electoral entitlements.
The first step in initiating a regional research alliance is the same first step that nurses take every day to care for patients: Recognize the need.
Star Alliance CEO Jaan Albrecht said he sees a "renewed and more aggressive" interest in the alliance from member airlines as well as from nonallied carriers owing to the recession and industry downturn.
The Interfaith Alliance also criticized Borden's argument that kneeling and bowing his head during team prayer did not constitute praying on his part.
In essence, young people need to feel a real stake in their communities so that they can be productive contributors and partners in the Alliance of Civilizations, and incorporating them in decision-making processes is necessary for this to be achieved.
Louis Morgan of the Bay Area Coalition for the Headwaters Forest (BACH) worked with the group and called the resulting outreach effort "far and away the most successful that BACH has ever had." Other beneficiaries of the group include the Blue Ocean Society, Save Our Springs Alliance, Friends of the Earth UK, Neighborhood Partners, Healing the Children Foundation, A Seed Japan, Street Teens, Berkeley Food and Housing Project, Habitat for Humanity and Nature Conservancy Indiana, The Hope House, Hands on Memphis, Gateway Greening, Snow City Arts Foundation and Little Kids Rock.
The doctrine of liability that essentially makes one party responsible for the misconduct of another is known as "vicarious liability" There are a host of legal doctrines that can result in vicarious liability in the alliance setting.
The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) has established strategic supplier alliances (SSAs) with 29 of its major hardware suppliers to meet both of these needs across its aviation, land, maritime, and construction and equipment supply chains.
The success story, of course, is the tale of how a handful of Agency operatives armed with bagfuls of cash allied themselves with the Northern Alliance and, with the invaluable help of U.S.