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Nanotubes find niche in electric switches

... composite brushes commonly used today. brush contacts are an integral part of "commutators," ... have a great deal of practical relevance as brush contacts," said lead researcher Pulickel Ajayan, ... the researchers decided to test nanotubes as brush ....

Enterix Inc. Launches Its Point-of-Care Test for Colorectal Cancer Screening

... test.(4) The InSure Quik F I T test uses the same patient-friendly blue brush collection method as the InSure FIT and is considered substantially ... InSure FIT and InSure Quik F I T feature a unique long-handled blue brush to collect two water-based samples -- rather than the solid samples ...

ScreenCancer Adds InSure(R) FIT(TM) Colorectal Cancer Screening Test to European Cancer Screening Program

... important component of our program designed to increase screening rates for the major cancers." InSure FIT features a unique long-handled blue brush to collect two water-based samples - rather than the solid samples required by other FITs (fecal immunochemical tests) or FOBTs (fecal occult blood ...

Northern Antibiotics Presents New Data on Novel Polymyxin Compounds at the Joint ICAAC/IDSA 2008

... B. They are also in line with the previous finding (Vaara M. et al., 2008) that the affinities of NAB739 and NAB7061 for isolated rat kidney brush border membrane are significantly lower than that of polymyxin B. These two studies were presented in the Poster Session #290 on Tuesday, October ...

Animal Protection Groups Condemn FDA's Endorsement of Animal Cloning

... considered healthy. In contrast, these problems occur in less than five percent of conventional, non-cloned animals, if ever. The FDA attempts to brush aside all these concerns by stating that problems are decreasing as the technology improves. However, data included in the FDA's own assessment ...

Dispelling the top five myths about attending networking events

... are some common myths that people have about networking. Once you learn to brush off these myths, you will gain a new appreciation and respect for ... you may be taken out of your comfort zone at an event, it never hurts to brush up on your people skills. 5) Networking Takes Too Much Time With ...

Technology and democracy

... it as a starting point for a broader discussion. We can build communities of users, sponsors, technologists, managers, and anybody else who feels the brush of technology rumbling through their work day. Those communities will have discussions, do experiments, and make the necessary compromises. It is ...

Drug-delivery patch wins at UW business-plan competition

... their plans. Some will need to wait a year to graduate, but optimism was high. Anderson, who said he was drawn to be a judge partly because of his brush with a similar competition, wondered how many students might have already done so as he did. "We were going to enter into the business plan ...

How should we define Web 2.0?

... the disclaimer, "so-called"? This is a sure sign that the speaker is, at best, skeptical of this new wave of hype, and at worse is using the term to brush a wide stroke of definition across an area of activity that includes every sort of new Web service and/or social software. For some people, ...

CIO Leadership Series: David Melbye, Milwaukee Metro Sewerage District

... some extent, if nothing else to get their paychecks, which now are delivered online. Given all that transpired during the wall-to-wall project, minor brush fires and all, Melbye has no regrets about making the transition to information technology. "But," he added, "there were days." ...

DNA Yield with Oragene

... now use buccal cells from saliva as the source of DNA. The two most common methods are scraping the inside of the cheek with a brush and swishing the mouth with a mouthwash. Oragene is a DNA self-collection kit that is non-invasive and intuitive to use. The ...
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(Date:8/20/2014)... have developed methods for electronically manipulating the flight muscles ... use to control those muscles. The work opens the ... for use in emergency response. , "In the big ... the movement of moths for use in applications such ... an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... , Aug. 20, 2014  The second ... place in Tampa, Florida ... sessions with Steven Rahman, Director, Technology and Strategy at ... at Experian. The theme of this year,s event ... Privacy. "Biometrics UnPlugged: Mobility at ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... supermarkets to encourage healthier spending habits? A new study ... question by tracking the purchasing records in a supermarket ... the nutritional value of foods for sale. , The ... PhD, and Brian Wansink PhD, author of Slim by ... Hannaford Supermarkets in the Northeastern United States between January ...
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(Date:8/20/2014)... By Dennis Thompson ... -- A new experimental drug has saved a group of ... of Ebola virus that kills up to 90 percent of ... monkeys infected with lethal doses of Marburg virus, even when ... study published Aug. 20 in the journal Science Translational ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... discovered that the immune system is defective in people suffering ... sufferers have ongoing issues with pain. , The research ... also help to explain why some painkillers may not offer ... up to 10% of the community. There are different ... pain, which often has the greatest impact on sufferers, quality ...
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