Axial Biotech Launches Genetic Test for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)
... the likelihood of progression to a severe curve
for children diagnosed with Adolescent Idiopathic ... are eight times more likely than boys to have a curve
progress to a point that treatment is required.
Currently, to determine whether or not a curve
will progress patients are observed over a period ...
ANX-530 Demonstrates Equivalent Pharmacokinetics to Navelbine(R) in a Registrational Bioequivalence Clinical Study
... of both the areas under the curve
(AUC) and maximum plasma
concentrations (Cmax) ... Area under the plasma concentration time curve
from time zero to the last time point ... Area under the plasma concentration time curve
from time zero to infinity
Elagolix Successful in Six Month Lilac Petal Study; Safety and Efficacy Confirmed in Patients With Endometriosis
... an increased impact on bone mineral density in a small portion of study subjects. The Lilac Petal data confirm that our modeling of the dose-response curve
was accurate," said Chris O'Brien, Chief Medical Officer of Neurocrine Biosciences, "Most importantly, we find that the 250 mg once-daily dose, ...
New statistical technique improves precision of nanotechnology data
... deformation, but the experimental data didn't always show that.
In some cases, less force appeared to create more deformation, and the deformation curve
was not symmetrical. Wang's research team attempted to apply simple data-correction techniques, but was not satisfied with the results.
Bio/Data Corporation Launches vW Select(TM) - The World's First and Only Complete Ristocetin CoFactor Assay
This new assay system includes all the reagents, control plasma, reference plasma, and diluents required to construct a standard reference curve
and determine the Ristocetin Cofactor Activity in patient samples. Assay components are formulated, optimized and performance tested as a system to ...
Galichia Heart Hospital Partners with Mobile Surgery International to Develop Wichita-based Center of Excellence with Global Convenience(TM)
"This agreement with Mobile Surgery International has brought us immediate access to an advanced urologic cancer surgical program with no learning curve
and little capital risk," said Stephen Harris, chief executive officer of Galichia Heart Hospital. "We have previously proven that Galichia is a ...
Axial Biotech Wins 2009 Innovation Award for Biotechnology
ScoliScore(TM) was developed by utilizing a genome wide association study that 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 ...
Roche to Introduce New LightCycler(R) MRSA Advanced Test in the EU
... real-time amplification systems available. The LightCycler(R) 2.0 Instrument was the first system to introduce hybridization probes, true melting curve
analysis, automated absolute quantification, and relative quantification with efficiency correction. Combining the power of the LightCycler(R) 2.0 ...
New Discoveries on a Fingertip Test for Screening Silent Heart Disease Promising Results of Recent Clinical Studies to be Presented during the 2009 American College of Cardiology Conference, March 29th - April 1st in Orlando
... Hill Heart and Vascular Institute. "In terms of sensitivity and specificity for the detection of high risk patients, its area under the ROC curve
is well above all traditional risk factors put together. If these findings are corroborated by others, it will be the first non-imaging test that has ...
Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Opportunity for 'Main Street' Biotech
... investing unprecedented resources into preventive health care. President Obama once again targeted healthcare reform as the best way to "bend the curve
... projections" at his news conference on Tuesday.
"The current economic crisis has leveled the playing field between Main Street ...
Capture of nanomagnetic 'fingerprints' a boost for next-generation information storage media
... more negative field with each reversal, they created a series of information-rich graphic patterns known to physicists as "first-order reversal curve
"Each pattern tells us a different story about what's going on inside the nanomagnets," Liu said. "We can see how they ...
Anesiva Phase 3 Trial of Adlea Meets Primary Endpoint to Significantly Reduce Pain After Total Knee Replacement Surgery
... concentration) or
placebo instilled into the surgical site immediately prior to wound closure.
The primary efficacy endpoint was the area under the curve
of patient pain
scores, using a standard 0 to 10 numerical weighting system from four to 48
hours post-surgery. The study also evaluated rescue ...
NeoStem's New York City Adult Stem Cell Collection Center Has Opened and Begun Collections
... internist and a digestive disease
subspecialist, further added, "At Yaffe, Ruden and Associates, we work hard to
stay ahead of the medical curve
and use the latest medical equipment and
medical information to help our patients stay healthy and be prepared for the
future. We pride ourselves on ...
ThromboGenics N.V.: Business Update
... days prior to the patient's
The study showed that microplasmin was well tolerated. The trial also
showed a clear dose response curve
with the highest dose (125 (micro)g) of
microplasmin delivering the best results. In this group, 10 of the 32
patients receiving this dose of ...
New research field promises radical advances in optical technologies
... describes how gravity warps space and time, Shalaev said.
"Whereas relativity demonstrates the curved nature of space and time, we are able to curve
space for light, and we can design and engineer tiny devices to do this," he said. "In addition to curving light around an object to render it ...
Axial Biotech Appoints Retired Roche Diagnostics Executive to Board
... of many spinal disorders. The Company's first
product, called ScoliScore(TM), is a prognostic assay that will identify
the likelihood for spinal curve
progression," stated Lister. "This product
has the opportunity to greatly benefit children diagnosed with this
"The company is ...
Frontage Laboratories Completes Acquisition of Advanced Biomedical Research, Inc. (ABR)
... with the resourcefulness of our people to work together to solve
difficult challenges and to offer proactive solutions to our customers. The
of ABR and Frontage people working together has long since
been removed from the equation."
"We believe the addition of ABR to Frontage provides a ...
ARUP Laboratories Partners With Pathology Service Associates
... Anatomic Pathology Division
continues to update its technologically-advanced menu by offering a
multitude of molecular techniques, such as melting curve
analysis, PCR, and
fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) techniques for detection of gene
amplification involving HER-2/neu, EGFR, and other gene ...
More Than 700 Physicians and Administrators Participate in the Visian ICL Growth Program(TM) Launch
... is designed to help
interested surgeons capitalize on the growing consumer awareness of the
Visian ICL's benefits and complements our recent growth curve
in the U.S.
market. Dr. Boxer Wachler has made the Visian ICL an integral part of his
successful practice, and we are delighted to have him share his ...
TorreyPines Therapeutics Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results and Highlights
... to be completed in the first half of 2008. TorreyPines reported pharmacokinetic data from this clinical trial showing that the area under the curve
(AUC), which represents the total amount of drug absorbed by the body, of a single, 80 mg, oral dose of NGX426 is comparable to the AUC of a ...
Axial Biotech Meets Major Scientific Milestones; Receives $6 Million Tranche of Series B Financing
... required our scientific team to analyze data from thousands of
individuals and to confirm the identity of specific genetic markers that
progression in early stage AIS with an extraordinary degree
of accuracy, sensitivity, and specificity."
"I am very pleased about our team's ...
Elusys Therapeutics Appoints Robert Gundel as Vice President of Research
... areas by identifying and developing new programs
outside of oncology. He also identified new technologies to keep the
company ahead of the curve
for therapeutic drug discovery, development and
Previously, Dr. Gundel was Vice President, Preclinical Research and
Alexza Announces Partnership With Endo for AZ-003 (Staccato(R) fentanyl) in North America
... was equivalent to
the IV fentanyl PK, with similar peak plasma concentration (Cmax), time to
maximum plasma concentration (Tmax), and area under the curve
(AUC). These data suggest complete bioavailability of the inhaled dose.
Mean peak arterial plasma concentrations were observed within ...
VoIP breaks out, but let's hope it doesn't become a verb
... leading indicator of the turn up the hockey stick curve
that VoIP is making. Certainly the technology has labored along a slow growth curve
over the past five-plus years, but in the months ahead, VoIP will run up the curve
and make its move into mass markets.
We will ...
Practical Aspects of Evaluation of Chromatographic Data in Size Exclusion Chromatography
... molar mass.
The selection of appropriate curve
fit for the calibration data is of prime ... polymer
should be within the calibration curve
range, the extrapolation should be avoided. For ... is appropriate in their working range, the cubic curve
may fit better at the extremes. For ...
Quantitation of Acrylamide in Food Samples on the Finnigan TSQ Quantum Discovery by LC/APCI-MS/MS
The calibration curve
for acrylamide from 0.25 ng/mL to 2500 ng/mL is displayed in Figure 3. This calibration curve
was generated using the column-switching LC ... 0.0206125x. The correlation coefficient for this curve
was r 2 =0.9999, indicating excellent linearity ...
Verifying Multichannel Pipettor Performance with Standard Dispense Solutions in the SpectraMax Plus (MaxLine Application Note #28)
... by reference to a pathlength/volume standard curve
(prepared separately with a certified pipettor). The standard curve
can be prepared once for a given dispense reagent ... the liquid.)
OBTAINING A CALIBRATION curve
(Note: this procedure may be omitted if you ...
Microdetermination of Phosphorus Using the SpectraMax Plus Microplate Spectrophotometer: Choice of Microplate, Cuvette, or Test Tube Assay Formats (MaxLine Application Note #24)
... of the sample is factored in and the standard curve
is expressed in mg/dL of the original undiluted ... of reagent is 125 g/mL.) The microplate standard curve
is approximately 30% lower than the tube curve, ... (See reference 2). Step 4 Prepare the standard curve
by making a serial, 1 to 2 dilution of the stock ...
PathCheck Applied to Measurement of Protein Solutions in the SpectraMax Plus Microplate Spectrophotometer (MaxLine Application Note #26)
... the utility of PathCheck using a protein standard curve
To illustrate the performance of the instrument, a protein standard curve
was prepared. Bovine serum albumin (BSA) was ... Table. The software also will assume a standard curve
is being created, and will create 5 columns that ...
Using the OligoGreen Oligonucleotide Quantitation Reagent in the Gemini XS, Gemini EM and SpectraMax M2 Microplate Readers (MaxLine Application Note #21)
Step 3: Choose the appropriate curve
fit from the drop-down curve
Fit menu in the Graph sections tool bar. When plotting a standard curve
over the entire dynamic range of the assay use ...
Using the NanoOrange protein kit in the Gemini XS, Gemini EM and SpectraMax M2 microplate readers (MaxLine Application Note #22)
... number (N-6666)
Protein for standard curve
(note: BSA is supplied with the kit)
... working solution. Step 4: The reference curve
and unknowns are prepared using the NanoOrange working solution. The standard curve
shown in this application note was prepared using ...
Immunoassay of Theophylline by fluorescence polarisation
... and programmable polarizers. A calibration curve
is generated and the technique demonstrated by ... label permits the construction of a calibration curve
of that property versus concentration of the ... operators the antibody, as shown by the dashed curve
in Fig-choice of ACQUISITION MODE.
Cell lines expressing recombinant aequorin and a G-protein coupled receptor for functional screening
... transcription of a reporter gene (no bell-shape curve
for dose-effect measurements).
EC 50 ... ligand concentration to generate a doseresponse curve
as shown in figure 3. These allow the ... transfection was used to generate a dose-response curve
with I-309 as described above. Results are shown ...
Quantitation of a Dinitro Flavonoid (DNF) in Rat Plasma Using the Varian 1200L LC/MS/MS System
... in unknown rat plasma samples. The calibration curve
is generated from the analysis of a drug-free rat ... amount of the internal standard. The calibration curve
range for DNF is from 0.10 ng/mL to 5.00 ng/mL of ... (ULOQ). Visual examination of the calibration curve
in Figure 3 shows that good linearity was ...
Quantitation of Oxybutynin in Rabbit Plasma Using the Varian 1200L LC/MS/MS System
... using a calibration curve. The calibration curve
is generated from the analysis of a drug free ... amount of the internal standard. The calibration curve
range for the analyte is from 0.1 ng to 5.0 ng ...
Visual examination of the calibration curve
in Figure 2 shows that good linearity was ...
Increase Your Organizations Productivity with LabVIEW
... your application faster is the initial learning curve
generally associated with any software tool. A ... it. LabVIEW significantly reduces the learning curve
by providing an intuitive interface and a set of ... adapt. Software that is ahead of the technology curve
integrates these technological innovations with ...
Use of the HitHunter EFC Chemiluminescent Detection Kits with LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System
1.2 Prepare Caspase 3 enzyme standard curve working dilutions in assay buffer.
1.3 Prepare DEVD-CHO inhibitor curve working dilutions in assay buffer.
1.6 Create Caspase 3 ...
Development of a sensitive enzyme fragment complementation assay for cyclic adenosine 3', 5' monophosphate and its validation for pharmacological screening at G protein-coupled receptors
A standard curve
for the cAMP II HitHunter Chemiluminescence Assay ... of cAMP and interpolation from the standard curve
(1). Using this method, the sensitivity of the ...
The standard curve results are shown in Figure 7.
Performance of the AMARA HitHunter Chemiluminescence Kinase Assay with the LEADseeker Multimodality Imaging System
... reaction buffer to each well. To the standard curve
wells, add 10 µl of AMARA standard and 10 ... 60 s.
Preparation of standard curve
The standard curve was established by preparing twelve 3-fold serial ...