... gets harder and harder because there are fewer elements
left in the periodic table."
This discovery ... Research.
Europium belongs to a group of elements
called the rare earth elements. These elements
are magnetic; therefore, they are not ...
Bionovo Publishes Discoveries in Predictable Tissue Selectivity for Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators Platform
... describing predictable estrogen
that can be used to identify estrogenic drugs ... Endocrinology, showed
that the new regulatory elements
can distinguish the estrogenic
pharmacological ... discovery of these selective estrogen regulatory elements
our SERM discovery engine," said ...
Use it or lose it? Researchers investigate the dispensability of our DNA
... seemingly in disagreement: some ultraconserved elements
can be deleted from the mouse genome and produce ... of six mammals, investigating ultraconserved elements
that are shared between primates and closely ... as well as thousands of other non-coding elements
that are resistant to deletion. "The functional ...
US Oncology Manufacturing-Inspired Practice Management Model Producing Quality and Efficiency Improvements
for the common doctor."
PQE introduces elements
of Lean Six Sigma, an approach commonly used ... practices. It
identified five critical program elements
and introduced them to the US
Oncology network in 2005.
PQE program elements
and the percentage of current network ...
Healthcare Coalition Approves Tools to Improve Patient Safety During Transitions of Care
... at all times by every patient. The data elements
indicate the prescriptions that patients have ... Data Specifications: These consensus elements
will help healthcare professionals collect, ... level of care to another. The use of these elements
in the reconciliation process required by the ...
Foldable and stretchable, silicon circuits conform to many shapes
... but only at the level of individual material elements
Now, Rogers and collaborators at ...
Weve gone way beyond just isolated material elements
and individual devices to complete, fully ... The combined thickness of the circuit elements
and the plastic coating is about 50 times smaller ...
The sea ice is getting thinner
... contamination free sample collection of trace elements
for the first time due to its high effectiveness. ... Ocean Observing System) and GEOTRACES (Trace elements
in the Arctic). At the same time, a large ... samples from the sea floor as well as trace elements
will be taken. Zooplankton are at the base of ...
Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Announces Record Date and Meeting Date for Special Meeting of Stockholders for Vote with Respect to Charter Amendments
... regulatory approval submissions targeted within the next three years. Key elements
of Cornerstone's strategy are to in-license or acquire rights to ... regulatory approval submissions targeted within the next three years. Key elements
of the Company's strategy are to in-license or acquire rights to ...
Genomatica Produces Pure BDO From Natural Sugars
... proves the feasibility of critical downstream process engineering elements
of Genomatica's manufacturing method for renewable BDO. Fully integrated, ... chemical process engineering. The unique combination of all three elements
allows for the creation of breakthrough bioprocesses to produce chemicals ...
Reorganizational Healing Provides Access to Greater Quality of Life, Reduced Stress
... is about building a brand new map of possibilities and incorporating the elements
of life with more ease and flexibility. Each individual has a strategy for ... of healthcare."
Reorganizational Healing incorporates three key elements
- the Triad of Change, the Seasons of Well Being, and five types of ...
Researchers peer into nanowires to measure dopant properties
... determined by the synthesis conditions.
Nanowires are synthesized from elements
that form bulk semiconductors, whose electrical properties are in turn ... provide guidance as to the conditions that will enable us to add these elements
and control the doping concentrations."
Both professors will continue ...
Selexis Launches Biosimilar Cell Line Development Program
... combines Selexis' Intellectual Property rights (e.g. novel genetic elements
DNA sequences and transfection procedures) with its cell culture know-how ... portfolio is based on the discovery and application of novel DNA based elements
that control the dynamic organization of chromatin within all mammalian ...
Advice to the new administration: UM foreign and domestic policy guide
... should quickly enact a series of small step compromises incorporating elements
of both candidates' health care plans.
Jack A. Meyer, ... makers to do likewise."
Meyer proposes that Congress could combine elements
from each of the candidate's plans and enact small but important steps:
Intradigm Licenses Key Next Generation RNA Interference (RNAi) Intellectual Property From University of Massachusetts Medical School
property (IP) covering certain efficacy-enhancing structural elements
small interfering RNA (siRNA) from the University of Massachusetts ... silence several mRNAs that
represent parallel or synergistic elements
of the same disease pathway
resulting in a more comprehensive and/or novel ...
The future of computing -- carbon nanotubes and superconductors to replace the silicon chip
... others carry electric currents like metal wires. Already, fundamental elements
of computer circuits such as transistors have been made from individual ... being transmitted between two such superconducting qubits. This shows that elements
of this kind can act as a quantum-computing memory and a bus for qubits to ...
... applied to atoms with 'closed two-level transition', excluding important elements
such as hydrogen, iron, nickel and cobalt. In contrast, nearly all elements
and a wide range of molecules are affected by magnetic forces, or are ...
Deloitte Leadership Offers Crucial Convergence Considerations for Life Sciences Companies
... additional capabilities. They often
believe they have instituted all the elements
needed for effective
partnering, but many do not execute these elements
with the rigor and
intensity that is needed to build and sustain ...
HHS Issues First Department-Wide Report on Personalized Health Care
... by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to identify genetic elements
in disease. New findings from these studies are now being reported ... characteristics and to help lay the groundwork for using genomic elements
in health care.
-- Programs under the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to ...
DOE awards $377 million in funding for 46 energy frontier research centers
... Dame (Notre Dame, IN) $18.5 million for five years to understand and control, at the nanoscale, materials that contain actinides (radioactive heavy elements
such as uranium and plutonium) to lay the scientific foundation for advanced nuclear energy systems.
Pennsylvania State University (University ...
ThermoGenesis Provides Update on Fiscal 2009 Results
... ("Celling"), a subsidiary of SpineSmith, LLC, for the marketing and distribution of the MX(TM) MarrowXpress(TM) ("MXP") System and Res-Q. Key elements
of this agreement include shared funding for clinical studies to demonstrate the clinical effectiveness of both the MXP and Res-Q Systems with ...
Amicus Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... quarter of 2009, Amicus announced that the Company reached agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the key protocol design elements
of its pivotal trial, including the use of the surrogate primary endpoint of the change in the amount of kidney interstitial capillary GL-3, the ...
Angiotech Pharmaceuticals announces launch of Quill SRS product codes for laparoscopic gynecology procedures
... of the suture also provides hemostatic benefits, often eliminating or minimizing the need for standard hemostatic sutures.
These and other novel elements
of Angiotech's Quill SRS for laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgery are expected to significantly reduce the time and difficulty of completing a ...
Cornerstone Therapeutics Announces Closing of Chiesi Transaction
... pipeline with a recent regulatory submission filing and four additional regulatory approval submissions targeted within the next three years. Key elements
of the Company's strategy are to in-license or acquire rights to underpromoted, patent-protected, branded respiratory or related pharmaceutical ...
MUSA Technology Partners Introduces Linux/Open Source Service Desk
MUSA Technology Partners is a leading IT consulting firm capable of providing clients with proficient and comprehensive support in all elements
of IT infrastructure, including enterprise resource planning solutions, help desk services, server virtualization, network and security services, ...
Practice makes perfect -- motor memory possible for neuroprosthetic control
... memory is consolidated it is difficult to change, rapid recall upon demand, and resistance to interference when new skills are learned. All three elements
were demonstrated by the macaques in the UC Berkeley study.
To test resistance to interference, the researchers presented a new decoder marked ...
UCSF researchers help crack parasite genome, identify drug leads
... of unique challenges not found with single-celled organisms, bacteria or viruses," he said. "Developing a screening system required a series of elements
to be in place concurrently, including a reliable source of the parasite."
The Sandler Center has a "snail farm" that generates hundreds of ...
Thomson Reuters Partners With Sagient Research
... Thomson Reuters to bring our unique research to a much larger audience," said Brian Overstreet, President & CEO of Sagient Research. "Combining elements
of our BioMedTracker content with Thomson Reuters' pipeline and other commercial content will address forecasting professionals' needs for multiple ...
Researchers enlist DNA to bring carbon nanotubes' promise closer to reality
... to the tubes' shape and structure. This versatility gives CNTs great promise in electronics, lasers, sensors and biomedicine, and as strengthening elements
in composite materials.
Current methods of producing CNTs yield mixtures of tubes with different diameters and symmetry, or "chirality." Before ...
PharmSource Releases White Paper on Role of U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) in the Bio/Pharma Industry
... proprietary white paper includes detailed information on:
Industry-specific implications of current FCPA regulations. Essential elements
of a strong FCPA compliance program for those in the bio/pharma industry. Comprehensive steps to implement a solid FCPA compliance program. ...
Stanford researchers find a quicker, cheaper way to sort isotopes
... This principle also makes the instrument more versatile than current mass spectrometers because Zare's device can analyze isotopes of different elements
at the same time without being re-calibrated..
The equipment needed for the new method is smaller, cheaper, lighter and more portable than ...
A billion-year ultra-dense memory chip
... shuttle were synthesized in a single step via pyrolysis of ferrocene in argon gas at a temperature of 1,000 degrees Celsius. The nanotube memory elements
were then ultrasonically dispersed in isopropanol and deposited on a substrate. A transmission electron microscope provided high-resolution imaging ...
Biomimetic-engineering design can replace spaghetti tangle of nanotubes in novel material
... direct connections from the heat source to an external heat sink.
"Our paper provides a breakthrough in the understanding of how nanostructural elements
can be utilized effectively to bridge scales from the nano to macro through formation of hierarchical structures," said Xu. "The results could change ...
Results From Neurotech's NT-501 Phase 2 Retinitis Pigmentosa Studies Demonstrate Consistent Biological Effect on Photoreceptors
... allowing the influx of oxygen and nutrients while simultaneously preventing direct contact of the encapsulated cells with the cellular and molecular elements
of the immune system. The cells continuously produce the therapeutic protein which diffuses out of the implant at the target site. ECT thereby ...
Structure of enzyme against chemical warfare agents determined
... of all atoms in proteins, and are crucial for chemical
reactions. As X-rays interact with the electron cloud around an atomic
nucleus, so heavier elements
are more easily seen, while neutrons
interact with the atomic nuclei, and atoms in proteins such as
hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, carbon, and sulfur, ...
US Oncology Named 2009 Laureate by IDG Computerworld Honors Program
... use of innovative technology that helps to advance cancer care in America," says Bruce Broussard , president and CEO of US Oncology. "The unique elements
of the PatientRM system will help drive the quality, consistency and effectiveness of patient services within and outside of the US Oncology ...
Healthcare Leaders to Address Patient Safety and Reform at the National Patient Safety Foundation Congress, Washington, DC, May 20-22
... are buying; how care is organized and delivered; and what return on investment we are getting in terms of health. He will also examine the key design elements
of a new system and the steps we need to take to achieve the goals of health policy reform.
Patient Safety: Reaching for Transformational ...
Professor Wing Wong Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
... are many, and include methods and algorithms for the analysis of gene expression data from microarray chips, identification of gene regulatory elements
in developmental genomics, and elucidation of genetic networks.
According to Professor Paul Schimmel, co-founder of aTyr Pharma and fellow NAS ...
SHARE Program Launched to Address the Challenges of Achieving Blood Pressure Goal
will be communicated to the healthcare community, creating the right
combination for blood pressure control.
These two elements
are interlinked to facilitate SHARE(ing) of best
practice and simple, practical solutions. The outputs of the SHARE program
are robust peer reviewed ...
Frost & Sullivan Awards Precision Biosciences for Technology Innovation and Molecular Design Process in the Genomics Market
"I-CreI's ability to specifically target selected regions of a genome can be combined with the introduction of synthesized sequence elements
or DNA segments of interest," notes Dr. Basu. "The process of DNA recombination can then result in the production of transformed DNA elements, ...
NeoStem Obtains Exclusive License to Innovative Stem Cell Procedure Treating Musculoskeletal Diseases
... isolates mesenchymal stem cells (which can grow into bone, tendon, muscle, ligament and cartilage), cultures them in a solution containing unique elements
from the individual's own blood, and generates millions of stem cells over two to three weeks. These cells are then re-injected into the person's ...