‘Through the years, we have done detailed analyses of autism prevalence in four counties, Essex, Hudson, Ocean and Union, and frequently found those counties’ amounts to be in keeping with each other,’ Zahorodny says. ‘That means there is solid reason to trust the amounts from Union are representative of the state at large.’ Zahorodny also emphasizes that the real figures speak well of healthcare and education systems in New Jersey. ‘These prevalence numbers aren’t higher here because there are even more autistic children. There isn’t a shred of credible proof that living in NJ puts kids at higher risk,’ Zahorodny says. ‘The quantities are higher because medical researchers and educators who use New Jersey children are even more attuned than somewhere else to the indicators of autism., Oncothyreon , Agenus , Biovest International , Celldex Therapeutics , Northwest Biotherapeutics , Provectus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , CEL – SCI Corp. , Generex Biotechnology as a proxy because of its wholly possessed immunotherapeutic subsidiary, Antigen Express, and Advaxis, Inc. The Index business summaries could be tracked through updates of the Tumor Immunotherapy Index provided at.. AMIA releases position statement in EHR adoption and meaningful use AMIA, the association for professionals in biomedical and wellness informatics, sent responses to the federal Workplace of the National Coordinator on Wellness Information Technology , which has actively supported and incentivized the adoption and meaningful usage of electronic health information during the last calendar year, and which solicited comment, through the HIT Plan Committee , on the continuation of support for achieving meaningful use of EHRs in 2013 and 2014.