AAAS Company Profile

18:57 EDT 22nd September 2018 | BioPortfolio

The American Association for the Advancement of Science, ”Triple A-S” (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association. In addition to organizing membership activities, AAAS publishes the journal Science, as well as many scientific newsletters, books and reports, and spearheads programs that raise the bar of understanding for science worldwide.

AAAS History
Founded in 1848, AAAS serves some 262 affiliated societies and academies of science, serving 10 million individuals. Science has the largest paid circulation of any peer-reviewed general science journal in the world, with an estimated total readership of one million. The non-profit AAAS is open to all and fulfills its mission to "advance science and serve society" through initiatives in science policy; international programs; science education; and more. For the latest research news, log onto EurekAlert!, the premier science-news Web site, a service of AAAS


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News Articles [12 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

AAAS announces partnership with 2018 March for Science

(American Association for the Advancement of Science) AAAS, the world's largest general scientific organization, announced Thursday that it will partner with the March for Science, a worldwide nonpart...

Dr. Neville Sanjana receives 2018 AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award

(New York Genome Center) The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Science Translational Medicine have selected Neville Sanjana, PhD, Core Faculty Member at the New York Geno...

Ex-FDA Chief Hamburg says AAAS will take on harassment

Does Agriculture have a Parallel Science Problem?

[A lecture] featuring Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam, Cooperative Extension Specialist in the field of Animal Genomics and Biotechnology, University of California, Davis.Immediately following the lecture, D...

CAR T updates – tangled tales unwound

Last month we saw a biomedical media campaign go a bit off the rails. A press release from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS: see for example

Marching On

Rush Holt, CEO of AAAS, discusses what's changed as a result of the March for Science-and what hasn't.

International Live Webinar on July 11: “Put Talent First: Practical Steps to Eliminate Gender ...

Organized by Science journal (AAAS) in association with Fondation IPSEN Read more...

Leaders of @aaas, one of the nation’s most prominent scientific groups, are calling for the research community to "act with urgency" to address sexual and gender-based harassment in the field. 

Leaders of @aaas, one of the nation’s most prominent scientific groups, are calling for the research community to "act with urgency" to address sexual and gender-based harassment in the fi...

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PubMed Articles [9 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Ginkgo biloba extracts prevent aortic rupture in angiotensin II-infused hypercholesterolemic mice.

Abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) are a chronic vascular disease characterized by pathological luminal dilation. Aortic rupture is the fatal consequence of AAAs. Ginkgo biloba extracts (GBEs), a natur...

Has anatomic complexity of abdominal aortic aneurysms undergoing open surgical repair, changed after the introduction of endovascular treatment? Systematic review and metanalysis of comparative studies.

At a time when endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) is increasingly used to treat abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs), lesions undergoing open surgical repair (OSR) may present significant differences co...

Sizing considerations for GORE Excluder in angulated aortic aneurysm necks.

Device selection for endovascular treatment of AAAs with necks >60 degrees is challenging. We sought to identify whether such anatomy necessitated graft oversizing during (EVAR), and whether this incr...

Morphology-related limitations of EVAR applicability in the treatment of AAA in West-Central Poland.

To analyze the current applicability of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) in patients with an infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAAs) with indication for elective treatment in West-Central Polan...

Clinical heterogeneity and molecular profile of triple A syndrome: a study of seven cases.

Triple A syndrome is characterized by achalasia, alacrima and adrenal insufficiency with neurological manifestations occurring later in the course of the disease. It occurs due to biallelic mutations ...

Clinical Trials [8 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Genetic Evaluation of AAAS Gene in Early-Onset Achalasia and Alacrima Patients

The AAAS gene has been known to cause achalasia, alacrima, adrenal abnormalities and a progressive neurological syndrome. A considerable proportion of achalasia patients have been known to...

Exercise Therapy to Treat Adults With Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a weakened and enlarged area in the abdominal aorta, which is a large blood vessel in the abdomen. If an AAA ruptures, it can be life-threatening. Res...

Targeted PET/CT and PET/MRI Imaging of Vascular Inflammation

Stroke and abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) are common and highly lethal vascular diseases. Angiogenesis and infiltration of inflammatory cells such as macrophages may cause stroke and AA...

Sexually Active Adolescent Focused Education

SAAFE will be pilot tested in 2 geographically distinct areas (Washington, DC and Deep South) with 200 participants from each site to 1) primarily assess the efficacy of improved self-effi...

Evaluation of Effect of Angiotensin-converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors on Small Aneurysm Growth Rate

Abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) are balloon-like swellings of the body's main blood vessel (aorta) as it courses through the abdomen. As a result of the National Aneurysm Screening progra...

Companies [5 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]


The American Association for the Advancement of Science, ”Triple A-S” (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator,...


EurekAlert! is an online, global news service operated by AAAS, the science society. EurekAlert! provides a central place through which universities, medical centers, journals, government agencies, co...

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Frank Parillo & Associates

Frank Parillo & Associates is a professional executive recruiting firm. We extend our services to the medical industry including: biomedical, biotechnology, clinical diagnostics, life science, medical...


Founded in 1880 on $10,000 of seed money from the American inventor Thomas Edison, Science has grown to become the world's leading outlet for scientific news, commentary, and cutting-edge research, wi...

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