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Consumers desire more genetic testing, but not designer babies

... testing for traits including tall stature, superior athletic ability and superior intelligence. "Our research has discovered ... enhancements such as athletic ability (10 %) or superior intelligence (12.6%). Also, the majority of ...

Parente Randolph Secures Access to New Corporate Headquarters With BIO-key(R) Biometric Identification

... biometric access solution, which provides superior accuracy and convenience was a natural choice." ... and logical access solutions provide superior security without the need to carry access control ... to desktop' identity solution based on BIO-key's superior matching algorithm to improve security, reduce ...

Young chimps top adult humans in numerical memory

... ability to remember numerals that is superior to that of human adults, researchers report in ... many biologists, who believe that humans are superior to chimpanzees in all cognitive functions, said ... circumstances, chimpanzee memory may indeed be superior to human memory. In the current study, the ...

Genetic contributions to human brain morphology and intelligence

... gray matter and connecting white matter of the superior occipitofrontal fascicle, and the corpus callosum ... influence white matter density of the superior occipitofrontal fascicle, corpus callosum, optic ... as gray matter density of the medial frontal, superior ...

Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology

... New Smallpox Vaccine Candidates Demonstrate superior Immune Response, Efficacy and Safety in Mice ... into two new smallpox vaccine candidates elicited superior immune responses, efficacy and safety in mice say ... with integrated interleukin-15 that demonstrate superior immunogenicity, efficacy, and safety in mice. ...

Organic food not nutritionally better than conventionally-produced food

... There is no evidence that organically produced foods are nutritionally superior to conventionally produced foodstuffs, according to a study published ... Some previous reviews have concluded that organically produced food has a superior nutrient composition to conventional food, but there has to-date been no ...

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes MIRTEC With the 2009 Award for Automated Optical Inspection Product Innovation of the Year

... system. This revolutionary AOI system combines high-speed inspection with superior performance, accuracy, quality, and repeatability. (Logo: ... regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, ...

Aluminum-oxide nanopore beats other materials for DNA analysis

... and advanced diagnostics. "Solid-state nanopore sensors have shown superior chemical, thermal and mechanical stability over their biological ... nanopore sensors go a step further," Bashir said, "exhibiting superior mechanical properties, enhanced noise performance and increased lifetime ...

Olympus broadens portfolio with new biliary metallic stent

... metallic stent designed with exceptional anatomic conformability and superior radial support. The X-Suit NIR's proprietary NIRflex cell design provides ... of the stent during deployment. The ease of deployment combined with superior radial support makes the X-Suit NIR the stent of choice for ...

Mothers give interloper's offspring a head start in life

... of Melbourne and Groningen in the Netherlands have found that the superior performance of these extra-pair young arises largely because they are ... but remains untested in wild birds." While the study suggests that the superior performance of extra-pair chicks has more to do with good fortune than ...

NEWSLETTER: Antibody Fragment Production Breakthrough with 2nd Generation EBA

... to customers operating with microbial derived products, providing a superior downstream process for clinical manufacturing. Richter-Helm embraced this ... under tight timelines and cost pressures and has been rewarded with a superior downstream offering in the CMO market. The Rhobust® universal ...

IPM reduces cockroaches and allergens in schools

... to convert to IPM by 2011, so these findings give credibility that IPM has superior and longer-lasting results than pesticide use alone," said Dr. Godfrey ... The authors also state that besides being more effective and ecologically superior to conventional pest control methods, IPM has long-term economic benefit ...

The law of the weakest

... a cyclic competition of three species. It means that each participant is superior to one other species, but will be beaten by a third interaction partner. ... of species competing with each other. It means that each participant is superior to one other interaction partner, but will be beaten by a third. In ...

January-February GSA Bulletin media highlights

... data from the newly identified Eoarchean Nuvvuagittuq supracrustal belt, superior Craton, Canada Jean David et al., GEOTOP-UQAM-McGill and Dept. des ... study of the Nuvvuagittuq volcano-sedimentary sequence in the northeast superior Province of northern Quebec, Canada, indicates an age of about 3.8 billion ...

Organic plant waste proves effective weed control for citrus trees

... increased the fruit yield without significant differences among these superior treatments. Soil mulching with three layers of rice straw, cultivation, ... reduction in weed density and weed biomass, but gave lower yield than superior treatments. Total acidity and vitamin C were significantly lower in the ...

Coping and copulation behavior may help calculate diabetes risk

... more monogamous species had a higher level of stress hormones and a superior ability to regulate blood sugar, in comparison to males of a less calm, ... stress hormone levels and monogamy, the UC Irvine group propose that superior stress tolerance and blood sugar regulation is related to monogamy in ...

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Precise Biometrics as a Key Player in the Non-AFIS Fingerprint Market

... combination of smart card and fingerprint technology demonstrating superior performance and extremely secure and accurate authentication. The company ... regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, ...

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes AOptix Technologies for its Pioneering Contribution to Security through Noninvasive Biometrics

... allows for capturing iris and facial images at unmatched distances with superior image quality. Conventional iris imagers require precise positioning of ... regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, ...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Sept. 10, 2008

... Chemists are reporting development of flower-shaped nanoparticles with superior electronic performance than conventional battery materials. These ... pure carbon 50,000 times thinner than a human hair, that are known to have superior electrical conductivity. The scientists then deposited manganese oxide ...

Fujitsu Scanners Selected as 'Editor's Choice' in Better Buys for Business 2008 Scan-to-File Guide

... of features, including versatility, paper handling, advanced speeds, and superior software bundling. The guide will be published in the September issue of ... TWAIN and ISIS drivers, its light weight, ledger-sized paper scanning, and superior software bundling including Kofax VRS Pro, Fujitsu ScandAll Pro, and Adobe ...

New treatment approach promising for lymphoma patients in the developing world

... CHOP or a CHOP-like regimen was given every two weeks instead of three, a superior outcome could be achieved," says Dr. Hatem A. Azim Jr, who presented these ... two statistical analyses, they showed that regimens every two weeks had superior response rate, disease-free and overall survival; however in one method, ...

MXI Security and Communication Intelligence Corporation Team up to Deliver the First Green Portable Security Solution for Financial Institutions

... the unique requirements of specific transactions. "The addition of CIC's superior award winning biometric and electronic signature capabilities is an ... About MXI Security MXI Security is the leader in providing superior managed portable security solutions designed to meet the highest security ...

Radiant Systems Selects BIO-key(R) Biometric Software for POS Solution

... Radiant Systems, as part of its mission to provide the retail market with superior products and solutions, was a first mover in the introduction of ... options and selected BIO-key's VST(TM) solution because it delivered superior speed and accuracy and works with every major fingerprint reader," stated ...

Radiant Systems Selects BIO-key(R) Biometric Software for POS Solution

... Radiant Systems, as part of its mission to provide the retail market with superior products and solutions, was a first mover in the introduction of ... options and selected BIO-key's VST(TM) solution because it delivered superior speed and accuracy and works with every major fingerprint reader," stated ...

Study shows cancer vaccines led to long-term survival for patients with metastatic melanoma

... rate is 54% at a median follow up of 4.5 years (range 2.4 to 7.4) for the 30 surviving patients. Although not a direct comparison, the results are superior to those observed following vaccination with irradiated tumor cells in 48 melanoma patients in a previous trial (64 vs. 31 months, p=.016). Eight ...

DOE-funded research projects win 46 R&D 100 Awards for 2009

... oxidation, or corrosion limit that is 100 to 400 degrees Fahrenheit higher than that of conventional stainless steels. These new alloys deliver this superior oxidation resistance with high-temperature strengths approaching that of far more expensive nickel-based alloys without sacrificing the typical lower ...

Fujitsu PalmSecure Certified Under International Common Criteria Evaluation Assurance Level 2

... as Evaluation Assurance Level 2. PalmSecure is the first vascular authentication solution to receive this certification, validating PalmSecure as a superior form of biometric identification and security. Common Criteria is a set of established guidelines for evaluating and certifying the ...

Smaller plants punch above their weight in the forest, say Queen's biologists

... you need more than a solid punch; you need to be able to tolerate all the punches you're going to take. The winner may be the competitor with the superior 'staying power'." Smaller plants have many advantages over their overbearing neighbours, Professor Aarssen notes. Larger species generate physical ...

Elsevier announces 2008 journal impact factor highlights

... Journals said, "Each annual announcement of impact factors confirms the depth and excellence of our health sciences journal publishing program. The superior performance of so many of our journals this year is a sign of the strong partnerships we have with our journal editors and our societies. This year's ...

Singapore nanotechnology combats fatal brain infections

... to the infected areas of the brain that require treatment. The ability of IBN's peptide nanoparticles to traverse the blood brain barrier offers a superior alternative to existing treatments for brain infections. The brain membrane is impenetrable to most conventional antibiotics because the molecular ...

Improved method developed to test carcinogen risk

... of at least one carcinogen may be 500 to 1,500 times higher than is currently believed. It also indicates that for many purposes trout may be a superior animal model than laboratory rats, and that traditional methods of assessing the risk of carcinogens need to be re-evaluated. The health impact of ...

Tracking down the causes of multiple sclerosis

... the course of the human form of MS most common in our part of the world. Because the disease also develops spontaneously in humans, the new model is superior to all of the previous models which only develop MS symptoms following injection with brain tissue. Moreover, the research using the new model has ...

Cancer: The cost of being smarter than chimps?

... Are the cognitively superior brains of humans, in part, responsible for our higher rates of cancer? That's a question that has nagged at John McDonald, chair of Georgia Tech's ...

Seventy-three scientists elected to the American Academy of Microbiology

... Madison Yvonne Paterson, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia Carlos Pedrs-Ali, Institut de Cincies del Mar, Consejo superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Barcelona, Spain Thomas D. Petes, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC James M. Pipas, University of ...

Scholar unconvinced new lie-detection methods better than old ones

... truth and deviance," she concludes in the paper's abstract. In other words, Littlefield is unconvinced that the new technologies are necessarily superior to the old ones. In fact, the professor of English and of kinesiology and community health believes polygraphy may have more in common with the new ...

New study finds lowfat chocolate milk is effective post-exercise recovery aid for soccer players

... at the American College of Sports Medicine annual meeting. Post-exercise consumption of lowfat chocolate milk was found to provide equal or possibly superior muscle recovery compared to a high-carbohydrate recovery beverage with the same amount of calories. In this study, 13 male college soccer players ...

Supply Chain Council Partners With APICS The Association for Operations Management

... inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals. For more ...

Protective footwear for diabetics at a high-street price

... by Bata's own factory in the Czech Republic. "Most footwear is produced in China these days, but manufacturing it ourselves ensures the shoes are of superior quality," says Vaskova. "We can also produce in smaller quantities, and can respond more quickly and flexibly to orders from our stores and directly ...

ExcellGene SA first company to offer contract manufacturing in 250 Liter OrbShake bioreactor

... bioreactor. OrbShake bioreactors rely on orbital shaking principles for mixing compared to stirring or wave-like movements in order to achieve a superior oxygen transfer while minimizing shear forces. The OrbShake bioreactors were developed jointly with Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB) and Adolf ...

Lyncean Technologies Inc. receives $1.2 M from NCRR to develop new imaging technique

... on a small point-like, monochromatic x-ray source to achieve the coherence necessary for the fringes. The DPCI technique has already demonstrated superior visualization of soft tissue in many publications. The Compact Light Source has an x-ray beam that is a perfect match for the technique. This new ...
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