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When a parent-subsidiary relationship exists between two companies in different countries using different currencies, the act or practice of changing the financial statements of the subsidiary to conform to the accounting standards of the parent's country, as well as re-denominating the subsidiary's currency into the parent's currency. According to the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in the United States, the translation of a foreign currency to U.S. dollars must be accurate as of the date on the financial statement. If there have been substantial changes to the exchange rate since that date, the consolidated financial statement must note this.


The expression of amounts denominated in one currency in terms of another currency by using the rate at which two currencies are exchanged. For example, a firm with foreign operations might express sales made in German marks in terms of U.S. dollars. Also called foreign currency translation.
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Readership will include chemical engineers; biological engineers, biomolecular engineers, biomedical engineers and other engineers and scientists with interests in translational medicine, biotechnology, and biochemical and biomolecular engineering; and physicians and other healthcare researchers and professionals.
I have been to many, many different academic institutions to speak, and clearly there's been a shift from basic research to translational research," said Mr.
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More than 50 Cornell social and behavioral scientists, as well as professional and support staff members, are affiliated with the BCTR, which will seek to partner with Cornell Cooperative Extension, the Cornell Office for Research and Evaluation, Weill Cornell Medical College's Clinical and Translational Science Center, the Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research, New York 4-H, and many other campus research and training centers.
In addition to receiving a Clinical and Translational Science Award from the National Institutes of Health, the University received $50 million in support from New York State Governor David Paterson and the New York State Assembly in the 2008-09 budget.
While we will continue to strategically support these areas of investigation, we believe that we need to aggressively pursue new opportunities in translational biomedical research that simply were not available even a decade ago.
7 billion on Research and Development in 2005 and has assumed a leadership role in Translational Medicine, bridging the gap between basic pre-clinical drug discovery and the clinic.
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His expertise in translational medicine, oncology drug development and advanced tumor microenvironment modeling will be invaluable for the next chapter of Molecular Response.
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com)-- We do think of translational research and drug discovery as a one-way street.

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