Navigation Links
Overlapping in Biological Technology

'Nanonet' circuits closer to making flexible electronics reality

... "nanonet" technology - circuits made of numerous carbon nanotubes randomly overlapping in a fishnet-like structure - has been plagued by a critical flaw: The ... each other like tiny needles. If the nanonet area is large enough, the overlapping metallic nanotubes will eventually form a meandering string across the ...

NYU physicists find way to explore microscopic systems through holographic video

... beam's light into a complex diffraction pattern. The scattered light overlaps with the original beam to create an interference pattern reminiscent of overlapping ripples in a pool of water. The microscope then magnifies the resulting pattern of light and dark and records it with a conventional digital video ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals announces FDA approval of TAXUS(R) Liberte(R) Long Stent

... month. It received CE Mark approval in 2007. "The TAXUS Liberte Long Stent offers physicians and patients distinct advantages compared to using two overlapping drug-eluting stents," said Mark Turco, M.D., FACC, FSCAI, Director of the Center for Cardiac Vascular Research at Washington Adventist Hospital, ...

Proteolix Presents Clinical Data from Two Clinical Studies of Carfilzomib in Multiple Myeloma at the 14th Congress of the European Hematology Association

... combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone should provide superior activity to lenalidomide and dexamethasone alone. In addition, the lack of overlapping toxicities and absence of peripheral neuropathy may allow for long-term dosing - and ultimately, sustained clinical benefit." Dr. Wang presented ...

NovImmune Completes CHF 62.5 (USD 54.8) Million Equity Financing to Move Portfolio Forward and Reacquire Product Rights to Lead Antibodies

... as well as novel targets. Each of these portfolio products has the potential to become a medicine for multiple medical conditions due to the overlapping mechanism of action under laying these types of diseases. Two compounds are in clinical development, with the most advanced in clinical phase ...

J. Craig Venter Institute Researchers Publish Significant Advance in Genome Assembly Technology

... Realizing how robustly yeast performed, the team wondered if it could be used to build the entire M. genitalium genome from multiple, smaller, overlapping segments of DNA. For this study the team used DNA fragments that ranged in size from about 17,000 base pairs to 35,000 base pairs. These relatively ...

Fingerprints provide clues to more than just identity

... that detects trace amounts of explosives, drugs or other materials left behind in the prints. The new technology also can distinguish between overlapping fingerprints left by different individuals - a difficult task for current optical forensic methods. A team led by R. Graham Cooks, Purdue's Henry ...

Fingerprints provide clues to more than just identity

... that detects trace amounts of explosives, drugs or other materials left behind in the prints. The new technology also can distinguish between overlapping fingerprints left by different individuals - a difficult task for current optical forensic methods. A team led by R. Graham Cooks, Purdue's Henry ...

Fingerprints provide clues to more than just identity

... that detects trace amounts of explosives, drugs or other materials left behind in the prints. The new technology also can distinguish between overlapping fingerprints left by different individuals - a difficult task for current optical forensic methods. A team led by R. Graham Cooks, Purdue's Henry ...

Light touch: Controlling the behavior of quantum dots

... quantum dot emits photons, or particles of light, just as a solitary atom does. But imperfections in the shape of a quantum dot cause what should be overlapping energy levels to separate. This ruins the delicate balance of the ideal state required to emit entangled photons. To overcome this problem, the ...

U.S. Clinicians Indicate a Strong Need for New Tools to Combat Sepsis

... for diagnosis -- current methods of detection are slow and inaccurate. Of the pulmonary and critical care specialists surveyed, 69 percent viewed overlapping symptoms as the most difficult aspect of diagnosing sepsis. In fact, most clinicians reported starting empiric therapy -- prescribing an antibiotic ...

Growing old together: Yeast, worms and people may age by similar mechanisms

... response to nutrients have previously been implicated in the regulation of aging. This finding indicates that two very different species age through overlapping mechanisms and suggests that these mechanisms are likely to also contribute to human aging. The genes identified in this study now provide a ...

Model is first to compare performance of 'biosensors'

... surface, others use a single cylindrical nanotube as a sensing element, and others use several nanotubes, arranged in a crisscrossing pattern like overlapping sticks. Researchers have known for several years that smaller devices are more sensitive than larger ones. Specifically, the most sensitive ...

VaxGen Addresses MPM Claims in Letter to Stockholders

... we are very encouraged by both the levels of activity and prices paid in recent acquisition and partnership transactions in areas of technology overlapping with Raven's focus. We look forward to sharing more information on the details and merits of this proposed merger with stockholders once we have ...

CRi Announces Maestro 2, the Next Generation in Vivo Optical Imaging Systems

... (RCA) algorithm for automatic identification of spectral signatures and the Compute Spectra(TM) tool, which automatically separates combined or overlapping spectral signatures, enabling the end-user to build spectral libraries quickly and to rapidly analyze data. Quantitative measurement tools include ...

Easily Amplify Genomic DNA with Long-Distance PCR

... were used to amplify the specific overlapping fragments of the mouse SMHC gene to examine the ... Figure 2 , Panel B, all 14 specific overlapping fragments, ranging from 1.4 to 6 kb, ... Additionally, by amplifying several specific overlapping fragments and analyzing these fragments, a more ...

Rapid, High Throughput Mutation Discovery Using Fluorescent SSCP on the ABI PRISM 3100 and 3100Avant Genetic Analyzers

... colors and are easily distinguished from single-stranded DNA molecules. overlapping single strands may also show this pattern. Internal size ... colors and are easily distinguished from single-stranded DNA molecules. overlapping single strands may also show this pattern. Internal size ...

A Multiple Mutation Model System as a Test Development and Training Tool for Denaturing Gradient Gel Electrophoresis

... the original 5' GC-clamped primer and a new non-clamped primer overlapping the HinFI site (termed the 5' HinFI amplicon) (Figure 3a). The ... less than 5 degrees. The observed requirement for at least two overlapping amplicons being clamped at opposing ends in these experiments ...

The QIAGEN Guide to Animal Cell Culture

... that overlap the top and left border of squares but not those overlapping bottom and right borders (Figure 1). This prevents counting overlapping cells twice. If the cell density is too high, the cell suspension ...

Optimizing the Direct Amplification of Missing cDNA 5' Ends Using the Eppendorf Mastercycler gradient

... sequence. This procedure identified one PCR product with overlapping isoamylase sequence and additional 5' sequence as shown in Fig. ... cDNA clone. The PCR-amplified 5' end consists of an overlapping sequence and an additional 5' area which completes the open ...

Optimizing the Direct Amplification of Missing cDNA 5' Ends Using the Eppendorf Mastercycler gradient

... sequence. This procedure identified one PCR product with overlapping isoamylase sequence and additional 5' sequence as shown in Fig. ... cDNA clone. The PCR-amplified 5' end consists of an overlapping sequence and an additional 5' area which completes the ...

Future of cable, wireless shown off at ITEC Milwaukee

... non-overlapping channels. Each channel has 22 megahertz of bandwidth, Tang said. In large-area installations, this restriction often leads to an overlapping honeycomb layout, in which multiple access points are arranged so that no more than three overlap at any point and a wireless user can move around in ...

Third Wave files patent infringement suit against Stratagene

... Joseph Sorge, the company's chief executive, said in the statement. Stratagene's patents in this area are very clear. Stratagene does not include overlapping DNA molecules in its kits. In contrast, Stratagene's FullVelocity technology benefits from the sensitivity advantages of PCR amplification, something ...

Minding the Generation Gap

... deal with it. Finding common ground is an imperative. Instead of focusing on differences between the groups, successful leaders appeal to their overlapping needs and desires. Sometimes younger and older workers sort things out themselves. An HR executive in a manufacturing firm recently told me how ...

Four steps to making talent management a core competence

... their roles and responsibilities to each stage. Are there gaps in responsibilities key activities that no one is directly accountable for? Are there overlapping responsibilities multiple people responsible for the same activity? Are the right people in the right roles? Are line managers provided with ...

Six Wisconsin firms to present at BIO Mid-America VentureForum

... preparing more early stage companies to attend conferences on the scale of the VentureForum. Still said that he doesn't see the two conferences overlapping and, in fact, that the symposium is being engineered as a complementary event. "We see our conferences trying to prepare companies that are at an ...

State campaign seeks to reverse negative perception of manufacturing work

... and counselors." A consortium of colleges, including NWTC, Moraine Park, Fox Valley Technical College and Lakeshore Technical College, are sharing overlapping media costs related to the campaign, including TV and radio advertising. "We couldn't do this by ourselves," said Duckett. Designed to last two ...

Biotech firm uses live heart tissue in drug screens

... license to its patented technology. To access the lucrative market for this technology, Invivo will need more capital soon. Invivo straddles a few overlapping drug development markets, Annac explained. The U.S. cell analysis market was $5.1 billion in 2004, with 50 percent growth per year, and the ...

Branding around the community brand concept

... extends the concept to its infinite extremes. But with the emerging jigsaw of cities, it will make it difficult to distinguish among similar, overlapping city themes. Innovation, manufacturing, industrial, transportation, technology, logistics, or metals somehow overlap too much. Soon, there ...

A new wide field-of-view confocal imaging system and its applications in drug discovery and pathology

... reflects polarized light (the laser light), while transmitting the nonpolarized fluorescence light to the detection optics. 64 When using dyes with overlapping spectra, selection of excitation wavelengths rather than emission wavelengths must also be made. In most cases this can be adjusted sufficiently ...

Measurement of Molecular Beacons in the SpectraMax Gemini Spectrofluorometer (MaxLine Application Note #36)

... interfere with the TAMRA signal (Figure 3). There are many other 2-probe combinations which would be compatible. If two probes have partially overlapping emission spectra, they may be resolved by adjusting their excitation and/or emission wavelengths to minimize interference. The SPECTRAmax GEMINI ...

A Robust LC/MS/MS Method for the Quantitation of Very Long Chain Fatty Acids for Research into the Characterization of Peroxisomal Disorders

... easier to recognize the true phytanic acid, appearing at the expected retention time (RT = 2.4 min.). An isomer of pristanic acid can also be seen, overlapping the phytanic acid peak. The true pristanic acid (indicated by arrow) appears at very low concentration, as expected in a normal sample. Since the ...

Amplification of genome-representative DNA from limited sources with GenomePlex WGA technology for use in genetic alterations studies

... researchers to amplify DNA in less than three hours. The technology is based on random chemical fragmentation of the genome, producing a series of overlapping short templates ranging in the size from 200 to 1,500 base pairs and averaging 400 base pairs.

The resulting DNA fragments are ...

Protein Truncation Tests Using the DCode System

... mutated), 1 is a large transcript, approximately 10 kb, which lends itself well to PTT by analysis of seven overlapping regions (ag) for truncated in vitro translation products. 2 Here, we report our PTT analysis of ATM mutations. Approximately ...

Rapid, Reproducible Real-Time Quantitative RT-PCR Using the iCycler iQ Real-Time PCR Detection System and iQ Supermix, Rev A

... near the 3' end of two mRNA transcripts and to generate PCR products 75300 base pairs long. Three GSP pairs amplify different overlapping regions of a single transcript that is enriched in the macula, while one GSP pair detects a human housekeeping gene transcript, ...

Bio-Plex Cytokine Immunoassays and ELISA: Comparison of Two Methodologies in Testing Samples From Asthmatic and Healthy Children, Rev A

... are complex, cytokine profiles are highly relevant parameters of an immune response. Different cytokines possess biologically overlapping functions, and they have the ability to regulate production of other cytokines. Therefore, analysis of the function of the ...

Detection of Variation in Highly Polymorphic Mhc Genes by Denaturing Gradient Gel Electrophoresis Using the DCode System

... gradient gel (Figure 1). Dissociation of A1 alleles occurred over a 3654% gradient. The presence of three distinctive but overlapping curves indicated that all three A1 alleles melted at different concentrations of denaturant and could be differentiated on ...
Other Contents
(Date:7/9/2014)... (July 9, 2014) Emerging fungal pathogens pose ... parasitic group, causing population declines of amphibians, bats, ... University of South Florida published in the prestigious ... acquire behavioral or immunological resistance to a deadly ... , "Acquired resistance is important because it ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... ill children with traumatic injuries have identified an ... to develop a hospital-acquired infection. The study, led ... online in June in the journal Shock ... could lead to the clinical implementation of quick-turnaround ... reverse immune system damage following critical illness or ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... the prevalence of antibiotic-resistant illness, Case Western Reserve ... disabling disease: blocking bacteria,s access to iron in ... siderophore, a small molecule, captures iron from two ... as well as how the body launches a ... appear in a recent edition of The ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):USF study: Amphibians can acquire resistance to deadly fungus 2Immune function predicts infection risk among child trauma patients 2Immune function predicts infection risk among child trauma patients 3Bacteria hijack plentiful iron supply source to flourish 2
(Date:7/9/2014)... The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases ... has launched an early-stage clinical trial of CRS3123, ... Clostridium difficile ( C. difficile ) infection. ... agent that inhibits C. difficile growth while sparing ... will enroll up to 30 healthy men and ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... poor printing on prescription labels handed out by ... errors in taking medication, according to new research ... National Institute for the Blind)., The study, published ... found that labels on prescription medications dispensed by ... for legibility. , By simply following recommended guidelines ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... A study published in the scientific journal ... Bonin, two researchers at Universit Laval, reveals that it ... method that involves rekindling pain so that it can ... means to alleviate chronic pain. , The researchers from ... universitaire en sant mentale de Qubec (IUSMQ) were inspired ...
(Date:7/8/2014)... and cardiovascular health as other healthy mature individuals, according ... Journal of Transplantation . The findings may provide some ... professionals caring for them. , Over the past two ... and older has become more common. Given the links ... removal of a kidney could make older donors vulnerable ...
(Date:7/8/2014)... A team of clinicians from Plymouth, UK, and Sydney, ... 10th July Australia) launched ACEmobile - a free-to-use app ... , ACEmobile is the first of its kind; an ... tool provides support through the whole process, meaning more ... out this type of assessment. Designed by clinicians for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:NIH launches Phase I clinical trial of novel drug to treat Clostridium difficile infection 2Health News:Most prescription labels fail to meet guidelines, risking dosage errors 2Health News:Discovery of a new means to erase pain 2Health News:Study finds kidney donation safe for healthy older adults 2Health News:New app widens opportunities for dementia assessments 2Health News:New app widens opportunities for dementia assessments 3
Other TagsOther Tags