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Biologist discovers pink-winged moth in Chiricahua Mountains

... trial attorneys on interpreting DNA evidence. collecting moths is a hobby. His new discovery is ... the color. Walsh discovered L. leeae while collecting one evening at Onion Saddle, at about 7,700 feet in the Chiricahuas. collecting involves illuminating a sheet with mercury vapor ...

Nikon Instruments Introduces Exclusive VAAS Detector Imaging Method for Confocal Microscopy

... of the experiment. This is accomplished by collecting emission photons that normally are rejected by ... sensitivity of data post-acquisition, as well as collecting more photons during the initial image acquisition ... VAAS Detection addresses this limitation by collecting photons originating from the selected plane of ...

China Biologic Products Enters Into Agreement to Acquire 90% Controlling Interest in Chongqing Dalin Biologic Technologies Co., Ltd.

... stations in Guizhou Province, of which 6 are currently in operation and collecting approximately 250 tons of plasma supply per year. Upon completion of the ... Province has a total of 19 plasma collection stations in operation, collecting approximately 1200 tons of plasma supply every year. "The strict ...

QualityMetric Announces QM Certified Scoring Program

... to help clients avoid costly and potentially embarrassing mistakes when collecting outcomes data LINCOLN, R.I., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- It seems that every ... Ketek(R) controversy has been in the news. The truth is, no matter who is collecting the data or what it is being used for, mistakes are easy to make and ...

Victhom announces promising results on the proof of concept for its unique closed-loop neuromodulation system

... of the trial have demonstrated that the Neurostep(TM) is capable of collecting sensory signals from a nerve and of stimulating the appropriate muscle ... product. The initial results suggest that the Neurostep(TM) is capable of collecting sensory signals from a nerve located in the thigh. The interim results ...

MuGard Data From UK Study Shows Prevention of Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer Patients

... -- AC C E S S PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP) , announced today that its European partner, SpePharm , is collecting data from a post approval study of MuGard in head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiation treatment in the UK showing prevention of oral ...

Nanopillars promise cheap, efficient, flexible solar cells

... which flow to electrodes to produce a current. Unlike a typical two-dimensional solar cell, a nanopillar array offers much more surface for collecting light. Computer simulations have indicated that, compared to flat surfaces, nanopillar semiconductor arrays should be more sensitive to light, have a ...

NeoStem Featured in Business Week; 'Promising' Adult Stem Cell Market Discussed in Fortune-CNNMoney.com Article

... are responsible for cellular regeneration and believes it is well positioned to become an important research and therapeutic company by identifying, collecting and concentrating these unique cells for delivery when the person needs them in the future. Compared to embryonic stem cells, these cells are one's ...

Solon Manufacturing Company Acquires PurFybr Brands; Adds Influenza Virus Diagnostic Swabs to Product Line

... including rapid viral tests. Among its products, the company's ultra micro fine wires have been shown to be highly effective in testing for and collecting specimens for sexually transmitted diseases. Solon fully expects to meet all current and future PurFybr orders and has scheduled the transfer of ...

DHS Begins Test of Biometric Exit Procedures at Two U.S. Airports

... exit procedures for international travelers WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today began collecting biometrics - digital fingerprints and photographs - from non-U.S. citizens departing the United States as part of a pilot program at ...

ZyGEM Corp. Signs Agreement to Incorporate Its Breakthrough DNA Extraction Technology Into Rubicon's Research and Diagnostic Products

... genotypes, karyotypes and mutations. PicoPlex enables reference labs to begin qPCR, microarray or sequencing analysis less than three hours after collecting patient cells. PicoPlex is designed to be faster, more accurate and more reproducible than other methods for single cell DNA amplification. "We ...

MIT reels in RNA surprise with microbial ocean catch

... expression. That same sensitivity makes some of these creatures exceedingly difficult to grow in lab cultures. To overcome the hurdle of quickly collecting and filtering microbial samples in seawater before the microbes change their protein expression, the research team collaboratively with CEE ...

Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... increase in salaries and personnel related costs. "This is a momentous time for Orexigen," said Michael Narachi, President and CEO. "We are collecting the last of our patient data for the Contrave Phase 3 development program. We believe that if the data is positive, Contrave should have the ability ...

Axial Biotech Wins 2009 Innovation Award for Biotechnology

... identified a panel of genetic markers associated with severe curve progression. The scoliosis research used in the development of this test included collecting DNA samples from over 9,500 patients from 85 clinical sites throughout the world. The test was then further validated in two separate clinical ....

Microtest Labs Expands Clean Room, Contamination Testing Services

... sampling , including evaluating for contamination of aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms, surface testing and analysis, active air sampling and collecting passive air samples. In-house MicroSeq(R) DNA-sequence-based analyzers provide results as fast as 24 hours to speed isolation and elimination of the ...

World BioBank(TM) Launch Benefits Advanced Medical Research

... Institute. He also co-directed the University of South Florida College of Medicine's Scholarly Concentration in Law & Medicine. "By collecting and storing tissue and data from thousands of patients, World BioBank hopes to make a significant contribution to the fight against cancer and other ...

Vantia Therapeutics Appoints Rachel Morten as Head of Regulatory Affairs

... condition that causes sufferers to wake frequently during the night in order to urinate, thus interrupting sleep. VA106483 acts directly in the collecting ducts of the kidney by binding to vasopressin 2 receptors, decreasing urine volume. Clinical data indicate that VA106483 is generally well tolerated ...

Healthplace America Engages Robert A. Yungk to Provide Services as Chief Strategy Officer

... Members also receive personalized attention from a dedicated Personal Care Coordinator who guides them through the entire surgical process, including collecting and storing medical records and arranging for travel and lodging. Unlike HMOs/PPOs and managed care, the Healthplace Surgery Benefit(TM) delivers ...

ThermoGenesis Announces Abstracts to Be Presented at Upcoming Stem Cell Therapy Conference

... from studies involving the collection of stem cells from equines, including one that demonstrates the effectiveness of the Company's Res-Q for collecting stem cells from equine bone marrow aspirate and platelet rich plasma from whole blood. In addition, studies conducted in conjunction with the ...

Company to Provide Technology Platform for Digital Data Collection of Computerized Patient Records

... wireless wearable devices that can monitor, display in 3-D, control, and remotely store collected digital data in real time, with some applications collecting or transmitting data over the internet. For additional information: Contact: Jay Shears, CEO Applied Technology Holdings, Inc. 949-351-0321 ...

Van Andel Institute Joins the MetaMiner Oncology Partnership Program

... oncology pathway analysis platform built by experts in the field. This includes developing a series of blueprint pathway maps for cancers, collecting public domain experimental data and normalizing, parsing and making it available for use, as well as developing cancer specific ontologies. "We ...

The NIHR Biomedical Research Centre for Mental Health London has Joined the MetaMiner CNS Partnership Program

... includes developing a series of blueprint CNS disease pathway maps for Schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease and Huntington's disease, etc. as well as collecting experimental data from the public domain, and making it available for analysis. Professor Lovestone said: "This is an important initiative as it ...

China Biologic Products Completes Acquisition of 35% Interest in Xi'an Huitian Blood Products Co., Ltd.

... of 37 million. Shaanxi Province historically has had a high collection volume with approximately ten plasma collection stations in operation, collecting approximately 300 tons of plasma supply each year. Huitian currently owns three out of the four plasma collection stations in Shaanxi Province that ...

Nanostructure boosts efficiency in energy transport

... capabilities, titanium dioxide was used to coat the structure, Wang said. The resulting net-like nanostructure effectively separated charges, collecting the electrons in the titanium disilicide core and transporting them away. The structure transferred positive charges to the titanium dioxide region ...

Bio-Matrix Scientific Group Featured as 'Stock Pick' in Oakley's Column on WallStreetCorner.com

... stem cells is that the patient's own cells could be expanded in culture and then reintroduced into the patient. Thus, there is also an unmet need in collecting human stem cell population for long-term cryogenic storage and for the eventual thawing of the cryo-preserved cell population for the treatment of a ...

Free DXA Bone Mineral Density and Body Composition in Clinical Trials Webinars to be Held by M2S DXA Division Expert

... indications. "These webinars will provide insight and advice on how electronic image transfer can improve the speed and reduce the costs of collecting DXA images in clinical trials and provide useful information for planning trials using body composition," said Reta Rupich, Vice President, M2S ...

New General Manager, Transition to New Raleigh Offices Highlight Datatrial's Expansion of North American Operations

... growing demand for our products and services." Datatrial is a clinical data solutions and services provider that offers a custom solution for collecting and reporting clinical data, through its proprietary and state-of-the-art electronic data capture (EDC) suite, nowEDC(TM) and nowReport(TM), as well ...

New Study Shares Insights for Competitive Intelligence Policies, Ethics and Data Collection

... CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- New research has shown that companies can take advantage of opportunities and manage risk by collecting and understanding intelligence through the competitive or business intelligence function. In an effort to better understand the best practices in ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Exhibits at Major Middle East Health Conference

... blood distribution in the breast and may visualize the process of angiogenesis, which usually accompanies tumor growth. The Company is currently collecting clinical data for the Pre-market approval application in hopes to gain FDA marketing clearance in the United States. The FDA has determined that the ...

Free DXA Bone Mineral Density and Body Composition in Clinical Trials Webinars to be Held by M2S DXA Division Expert

... indications. "These webinars will provide insight and advice on how electronic image transfer can improve the speed and reduce the costs of collecting DXA images in clinical trials and provide useful information for planning trials using body composition," said Reta Rupich, Vice President, M2S ...

Palomar and Q-MED AB Terminate International Distribution Agreement

... will be obtained for future products and additional applications, the results of litigation, including patent infringement lawsuits, difficulties in collecting royalties, potential infringement of third-party intellectual property rights, factors affecting the Company's future income and resulting ability to ...

Perceptive Informatics Enters License Agreement With EuroQoL Group to Provide Enhanced Standardization for ePRO Solution

... biopharmaceutical industry. As one of the most widely used standardized measures of health status in the world today, there are clear advantages to collecting EQ-5D data electronically. I expect that study sponsors, clinical researchers, and patients will be well served by this agreement between the EuroQoL ...

Axial Biotech Launches Genetic Test for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)

... wide association study that identified a panel of 53 genetic markers associated with severe curve progression. This scoliosis research involved collecting DNA samples from over 9,500 patients from 85 clinical sites throughout the world. The test was then further validated in two separate clinical ....

Imaging Diagnostic Systems is Recognized for Its Advanced Engineering in Time-Resolved Techniques by the US Patent Office

... cancer in the dense breast patient population, which is not commonly detected with mammography alone. Imaging Diagnostic Systems is currently collecting data from clinical sites for the future filing of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser Mammography (CTLM(R)) system to ...

Sinovac Reports Third Quarter 2008 Unaudited Financial Results

... inclusive of 263 adolescents, 138 pediatrics and 71 geriatrics. The vaccination process to volunteers has been completed and the Company is currently collecting data and preparing the analysis. It is anticipated that the preliminary results will be available in early 2009. In October 2008, Sinovac ...

Cascades Technologies, Inc. Chosen to Deliver IT Support on a DoD Blast Injury Research Program

... upcoming events, and news items. Additionally, CTi will develop and maintain a web-based, password-protected program management system for collecting and sharing information among DoD blast injury researchers. CTi's innovative Puerto Rico Applications Development And Support center ...

Heritage Labs Announces A1c Test Certification Milestone

... and laboratory testing is performed at Heritage Labs' headquarters in Olathe, Kansas. About Hooper Holmes Hooper Holmes is the leader in collecting personal health data and transforming it into useful information, enabling customers to take actions that manage or reduce their risks and expenses. ...

Case Western Reserve University researcher improves LCDs with 3-D nanoimaging process

... technique. Rosenblatt's team adapted traditional NSOM technology by using polarized light, immersing the fiber into the fluid, and collecting images at a series of heights above the substrate. The result is polarized optical nanotomograpy (ONT), a system for 3D mapping of anisotropic fluid ...

Perceptive Informatics Improves Efficiency and Clinical Data Quality With Enhanced Version of EDC System

... solution is frequently combined with other Perceptive systems, including ClinPhone Interactive Voice and Web Response Systems (IVRS/IWRS) for collecting data, randomizing patients, and managing study drug inventory, as well as Perceptive's industry-leading Clinical Trial Management Systems (CTMS), ...

New research field promises radical advances in optical technologies

... to curving light around an object to render it invisible, you could do just the opposite - concentrate light in an area, which might be used for collecting sunlight in solar energy applications. So, general relativity may find practical use in a number of novel optical devices based on transformation ...
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