Most recently, CDC
Games announced its plans to expand outside of China through a previously announced agreement to invest in Gorilla Banana, an innovative online games publisher in Korea, Gorilla Banana will launch its first game, the much anticipated Red Blood, a free-to-play MMORPG (massive multiplayer online role-playing game) based on an immensely popular comic book series in Korea, in 2008.
What have not changed are the unique links between epidemiology and multiple other disciplines and between science and practice that keep CDC
on the "speed dial" of every state and local public health official, every World Health Organization representative, and every minister of health worldwide.
Over the last 40 years, the percentage of people with high cholesterol dropped more among overweight or obese than among leaner Americans, CDC
Documented VZV infection may cause significant morbidity or mortality, affecting the mother, the fetus, or the newborn (Arvin 1996; CDC
1996, 1997, 2005; Harger etal.
press office would not be functioning the way it had been," recalls Robert J.
As the only federal agency headquartered outside Washington, the CDC
can go for years without earning much public attention.
As we continue to strengthen our core competencies, CDC
brings expertise in the important areas of data warehousing, database marketing and data analysis," adds Smith.
But state and federal agencies often view CDC
recommendations and guidelines as indicating good standards of practice.
Even AIDS, though incurable, could generally be avoided by eschewing certain activities; contrary to the impression created by the CDC
itself, it never threatened to sweep through the general population.
There may be other cases, but the evidence is that this is extremely rare,'' said Patrick Sullivan, a CDC
epidemiologist who chronicled the case in today's issue of Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
ATLANTA -- CDC
Software, a wholly owned subsidiary of CDC
Corporation (NASDAQ: CHINA) and a provider of industry-specific enterprise software applications and business services, announced today that three leading food manufacturers have selected its MVI real-time performance management (RPM) suite of applications in December of 2006, just two months after CDC
Software acquired the business.
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and 2) amendment to CDC
quarantine regulations (42 CFR Parts 70 and 71).