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An individual, company, institution or organisation responsible for initiating and managing a clinical trial; it may or may not be the main funding body. A corporation or agency whose employees conduct a clinical trial is considered a sponsor; the employees are considered investigators.

sponsor

(spon′sŏr) [L. fr. spondere, to promise]
1. A mentor or supporter.
2. An individual or an organization providing the financial backing for a clinic, hospital, medical mission, professorship, or research study.
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Sponser Sports Food is the latest manufacturer targeting the sports nutrition market to reap the benefits of DSM's award-winning PeptoPro[R] ingredient.
Any of you young rippers looking for a shoe sponser should try to get on Osins.
The author uses some poems in Carranza's Ellas, los dias y las nubes (1936-1941), Sponser's The Skepheardes Calender (1579) and Garcilaso de la Vega' s Eclogues (1570) for her comparative study.
Exhibit 2: From Yuspeh (1979) X = Commercial Scores Affected by Specific Shows Brand Play Buying Brand Perceptions recall back intent A B C Sponsor #1 (Males) X X X X X X Sponser #2 (Males) X X X X Sponsor #3 (Females) X X X X X Sponsor #4 (Females) X X X X X Sponsor #5 (Males and Females) X X X X X Sponsor #6 (Males and Females) X X X We come now to a final, very evidentiary, and since oft-cited study.
"Talking newspapers" are only one market being addressed by the rapidly growing voice services industry, which also encompasses local 1976 pay-per-call "dial-it" numbers; national 900 fee based interactive services; free sponser supported national 800 numbers; advertiser sponsored "talking" directories and operator assisted business referral or locator services; and advertiser sponsored local community information lines.
Before the meet, Oregon, Oregon Track Club Elite, TrackTown USA and the city of Eugene's recreation services are teaming up to sponser a free youth clinic for kids between the ages of 5 and 12 starting at 10:30 a.m.
Remo Jutzeler, Sponser Sports Food, said: "Long Energy is a high quality energy drink designed especially for athletes participating in endurance events.
Pictured at the Ansons Chess Challenge, are David Anderton (left) champion chess player and consultant solicitor with event sponser Anson LLP playing Nigel Short, grand master and reigning Commonwealth Chess Champion
Tommy said: "If you don't think you can live without your food for a day, why not sponser someone else to do it?