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Angel Faces Company Profile

12:54 EDT 20th October 2018 | BioPortfolio

Angel Faces is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide healing retreats designed to inspire adolescent girls with severe facial disfigurement to achieve their optimal potential, and develop meaningful relationships for themselves, their families, and their communities. This unique retreat focuses on the healing process within a holistic framework of mind, heart, and spirit. The end result is a new and hope-filled start for the girls who leave the retreat with the skills and tools to create the life they want, and to overcome the challenges of living with a facial disfigurement. Angel Faces was established in 2003 by Lesia Cartelli, who endured a serious burn injury to over 50% of her face and body from a natural gas explosion at the age of nine. Growing up and dealing with the resulting disfigurements was the catalyst for her founding and directing the organization.


News Articles [315 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Never forget a face? Research suggests people know an average of 5,000 faces

A research team tested study participants on how many faces they could recall from their personal lives and the media, as well as the number of famous faces they recognized.

The Human Brain Can Recognize 5,000 Faces

We see countless people everyday — in stores, in the gym, on television and during our commutes. But how many faces can we actually recognize? For the first time, a paper, published Wednesday (Oct. ...

Clackamas Bakery Recalls Fred Meyer Bakery Angel Food Cake Bar Due to Undeclared Allergens

Clackamas Bakery has recalled Fred Meyer Bakery Angel Food Cake Bar (12 oz.) sold in its retail stores because the product may contain milk and soy not listed on the label. Clackamas Bakery initiated ...

Why Neanderthals Had Faces That Were So Different From Ours – Gizmodo

GizmodoWhy Neanderthals Had Faces That Were So Different From OursGizmodoLeft: A reconstruction of an adult Neanderthal. Right: A non-reconstructed, actual human girl. Photo: Neanderthal Museum. Compa...

Gelexir becomes Co Angel Investment Service's first deal

A University of Manchester spin-out which has developed a hydrogel to relieve back pain has received backing from the Co Angel Investment Service, marking the maiden deal for the angel investment...

Angel Medical's cardiac monitor obtains FDA premarket approval

Angel Medical Systems secured premarket approval from the FDA for its AngelMed Guardian system, an implantable cardiac monito -More- 

Baby born with two faces and two brains after conjoined twin failed to develop – Metro

MetroBaby born with two faces and two brains after conjoined twin failed to developMetroA baby has been born with two faces and two brains but just one head. Little Gilang Andika, from Batam, Indonesi...

Philadelphia Angel Group Keiretsu Joins Orphan Lung Disease Company, Savara, as It Rings Nasdaq Opening Bell

Howard Lubert, President of the Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic, a global angel investor network, joined Rob Neville CEO of Savara on Monday, June 23, 2018, to ring the Opening Bell at Nasdaq MarketSit...

PubMed Articles [200 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Critical features for face recognition.

Face recognition is a computationally challenging task that humans perform effortlessly. Nonetheless, this remarkable ability is better for familiar faces than unfamiliar faces. To account for humans'...

A Regional Composite-Face Effect for Species-Specific Recognition: Upper and Lower Halves Play Different Roles in Holistic Processing of Monkey Faces.

Using a composite-face paradigm, we examined the holistic processing induced by Asian faces, Caucasian faces, and monkey faces with human Asian participants in two experiments. In Experiment 1, partic...

Relations between scanning and recognition of own- and other-race faces in 6- and 9-month-old infants.

Infants typically see more own-race faces than other-race faces. Existing evidence shows that this difference in face race experience has profound consequences for face processing: as early as 6 mon...

Judging the mood of the crowd: Attention is focused on happy faces.

Previous research on valence biases in face perception revealed inconsistent findings either proposing angry or happy faces to be detected more efficiently. We argue that the typical experimental task...

These are the people in your neighbourhood: Consistency and persistence in infants' exposure to caregivers', relatives', and strangers' faces across contexts.

Faces are a frequent part of young infants' visual environments. Three-month-old infants spend approximately 25% of their time exposed to faces (Sugden, Mohamed-Ali, & Moulson, 2014; Jayaraman, Fausey...

Clinical Trials [109 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Angel® Catheter Post Market Registry

This post-market, observational, retrospective multi-center Registry was designed to gather information on the performance of the CE-marked Angel® Catheter in general clinical practice.

Absorption Kinetics of Polyphenols in Angel's Plant (Angelica Keiskei)

The absorption kinetics of polyphenols in angel's plant (Angelica keiskei), which is a dark green leafy vegetable rich in antioxidant nutrients, will be determined in older adults in this ...

Usability of SMART ANGEL Medical Device to Record and Transmit Health Data From Patient's Home Following Outpatient Surgery

This study represents the first step for testing this device in patients in real-life situations to evaluate the technological capacities and usability by the patient

The Role of Oxytocin in the Perception of Faces

The main objective of this project is to study whether intranasal oxytocin (OT) affects how young adults perceive and attend to infant and adult faces. Based on existing research the inves...

Plasticity and Cross-modal Interactions in Profoundly Deaf Adults

The aim of this study is to evaluate cerebral asymmetry for face processing in a group of profoundly deaf participants and a group of hearing controls by the mean of fMRI measure. To this ...

Companies [61 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Angel Faces

Angel Faces is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide healing retreats designed to inspire adolescent girls with severe facial disfigurement to achieve their optimal potential, and ...

Angel Biotechnology

Angel Biotechnology is a biopharmaceutical company offering process development services and pre-GMP and cGMP manufacturing to support biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies worldwide. Angel's pr...

Angel MedFlight Worldwide Air Ambulance Services

Angel MedFlight, founded in 2006 by Jeremy Freer, is based in Scottsdale, Ariz. The company coordinates domestic and international air medical transportation services, commercial medical escorts, gro...

Happy Faces At Home Child Care

Digital Angel

Digital Angel (OTCBB: DIGA) is an advanced technology company in the field of animal identification and emergency identification solutions. Digital Angel's products are utilized a...

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