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University of Texas 'Picosatellite' to be launched from space shuttle to begin milestone mission

... will be launched into orbit this month from Space shuttle Endeavour. In the process, the students will ... be jettisoned into low-Earth orbit from Space shuttle Endeavour during the STS-127 mission scheduled ... will be to demonstrate undocking from the Space shuttle and separation of the two picosatellites, which ...

A billion-year ultra-dense memory chip

... that consists of a crystalline iron nanoparticle shuttle enclosed within the hollow of a multiwalled ... of electrical resistance, allowing the shuttle to function as a nonvolatile memory element with ... hundreds of binary memory states. "The shuttle memory has application for archival data storage ...

Hovione's TwinCaps(R) Inhaler in Phase III Clinical Trials for Influenza

... Europe) is a two-piece unit comprising body and shuttle components. The shuttle has two pre-filled dose chambers, left and right. In use, the shuttle is moved to one side by the patient to align one ...

NASA Extends Bioastronautics Contract With Wyle for Total Value of $976 Million

... flight hardware development and human research activities. Option 2 is a continuation of previous work with the exception that the space shuttle will be retired and no longer supported. The majority of the work is performed at Johnson Space Center. Work also is performed at launch and ...

Novel drug discovery tool could identify promising new therapies for Parkinson's disease

... has important biological functions," says Dr. Kritzer. It is found in a class of antioxidant proteins known as thioredoxins, in proteins that shuttle metals around a cell, and in proteins that regulate gene activity. The connection to antioxidants and to metals ties into other lines of research. ...

alli(TM) Partners with Breast Cancer Network of Strength(TM) to Support Women Challenged by Breast Cancer, Weight Loss or Both

... women's health with a limited edition pink package during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. alli's 90-count package features a pink shuttle (carrying case) along with special packaging highlighting Network of Strength's unique role in supporting breast cancer patients. "alli is proud to ...

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. Features Green Buildings and Sustainable Operations Initiatives and Tour at 2008 BIO

... PASADENA, Calif., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE ) today will shuttle more than 100 life science executives from around the world on a tour of Green and LEED certified buildings and environmentally sustainable ...

Shire plc: IFRS Results for the Year Ending December 31, 2007

... 2007 Shire completed its acquisition of New River by way of a short-form merger, in an all-cash transaction. The acquisition was effected by merging shuttle Corporation, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Shire, with and into New River, with New River continuing as the surviving corporation. As ...

Ex-Allergan Vice President Joins Kalologie Skincare Board of Directors

... Force where he worked as a Solid Rocket Motor Engineer and was a Project Manager for the U.S. Space Command on both the Titan IV Rocket and the Space shuttle Solid Rocket Motor Programs. Founded in 2003, Kalologie is a chain of comprehensive, one-stop skin care clinics offering effective medical and ...

IFRS Information - First Half of 2007

... 2007 Shire completed its acquisition of New River by way of a short-form merger, in an all-cash transaction. The acquisition was effected by merging shuttle Corporation, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Shire, with and into New River, with New River continuing as the surviving corporation. As ...

Superior Gene Silencing Using Adenoviral Vectors

... is cloned into the pre-linearized shuttle vector (provided), which includes a ... expression of the siRNA sequence. The shuttle vector, containing the desired sequence, is then ... Inside the HEK 293 cells, the shuttle vector and the adenoviral backbone plasmid ...

Delivering siRNA Using Adenoviral Vectors

... Oligonucleotide Insert and Negative Control shuttle Vector included Efficient ... is cloned into the pre-linearized shuttle vector (provided), which includes a modified ... efficient expression of the siRNA sequence. The shuttle vector containing the desired sequence ...

New Protocols for Isolating High- Molecular-Weight Genomic DNA

... mutation assays is retrieving large quantities of shuttle vector from the animals genomic DNA for ... within a target region of the vector. The shuttle vector in Big Blue was derived ... packaging extract.** ,4 Because the shuttle vector is nearly 50-kb long and is present in ...

Big Blue Rodent Cell Cultures for Mutagenesis Studies

... cell line transfected with the Big Blue lambda shuttle vector and the pSV2Neo plasmid, which ... marker. 5-7 The Big Blue lambda shuttle vector ( figure 1 ) is 45 kb in size ... cell contains 50 to 70 copies of the lambda shuttle vector integrated into the genome at ...

Generate Adenovirus Vectors in E. coli by Homologous Recombination with the AdEasy Adenoviral Vector System

... cassette is first subcloned into a shuttle vector, then transferred into the adenoviral ... involves cloning the gene of interest into a shuttle vector and transferring the gene into the ... interest is cloned into either of two shuttle vectors, pShuttle-CMV ### or ....

A Positive Selection Assay for Mutation Analysis in Big Blue Animals

... rodents harbor the Big Blue l LIZ shuttle vector ( figure 1 ), which can easily ... E. coli, located within the l LIZ shuttle vector, functions as a mutational test sequence. Rescued shuttle vector phage containing lacI ...

SGIs Wisconsin branch builds fastest supercomputer yet in four months

... for NASA last week. The supercomputer, named Columbia after the space shuttle that crashed last year, runs on SGIs Altix 3700 systems and 10,240 ... The system will help the Return to Flight program to open a window for shuttle missions to resume in 2005. It will also be used to analyze fluid dynamics ...

We need the challenges of space exploration

... 14-day mission ended in a successful, albeit delayed, return to Earth. The shuttle program is still troubled (nagging problems with heat shield tiles have ... can be learned by someday escaping the bonds of our solar system. The shuttle program began in the late 1970s and is scheduled to last until 2010, which ...

Flying to the moon? Take Wisconsin tech along

... a payload of red potatoes sprouted on a 1995 shuttle mission with the help of UW-Madison researchers. ... power the Earth for thousands of years. A single shuttle load (about 25 tons) could fuel the United States ... From Mercury to Gemini, from Apollo to the shuttle program , manned space exploration has been a ...

Tissue Specificity for Mutation Parallels Tissue Specificity for Cancer

... the E. coli lacI transgene in a retrievable chromosomally integrated shuttle vector, it is easy to study mutations in male and female mice or rats of ... target gene. The lacI gene, part of the l LIZ shuttle vector, is present in approximately 40 copies per chromosome in ...

Wisconsins Real-Time" Economy

... management of US combat operations in Iraq. In the last few months, we have experienced live embedded coverage of the war in Iraq, the recent space shuttle disaster and the SARS epidemic. Videophones and web Blogs have provided real-time reporting and unfiltered news delivery. The SARS outbreak unified ...

GE joins forces with Biosense Webster

... mapping, which simultaneously assess the electrical properties of the heart muscle with the anatomy of the heart. To review cases, they have had to shuttle back and forth between workstations. The combined system allows the monitoring and three-dimensional mapping systems to share information in real ...

Alien expert illuminates audience on extraterrestrial possibilities

... telegram at the speed of light to the far side of the galaxy for only a dollars worth of energy. The conventional method of powering a space shuttle to complete the same task would take around 500,000 years worth of energy. Drake also briefly discussed his famous equation, Drakes Equation, and ...

A new tool for keeping computers cool

... of liquid, much like sheets of wind-driven rain. "As far as the density of heat goes, this technology can remove up to four times what the space shuttle experiences upon re-entry," says Shedd, "which is performance we haven't seen before." The team's prototype linear nozzle array The key, he ...

GE Healthcare's technology monitors astronauts' space walks

... Houston - As NASA works to get the Space shuttle Discovery launched into space real-time health information of the astronauts will be monitored by NASA flight surgeons using GE Healthcare's ...

Debate over `intelligent design' is a not-so-wise diversion from science education

... Manhattan Project - an undertaking that catapaults the nation back into a scientific lead. Whether the news is about problems with the aging space shuttle program or breakthroughs in cloning and stem cell research that take place outside our borders, we are regularly reminded that American science is ...

Old bell system merging back together, but it's not the same

... is that those states have politicians who are from the horse-and-buggy era and have been easily swayed to protect the stagecoach lines in a space shuttle era. Restricting new ideas by instituting restrictive policies is not how you regain network infrastructure superiority. Many crusaders of Wi-Fi ...

SGI receives court approval for bankruptcy motions

... of the world's fastest supercomputer for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration . The supercomputer, named Columbia after the space shuttle that exploded in 2003, runs on SGI's Altix 3700 systems and 10,240 Intel Itanium 2 processors. The purpose of the machine, which was considered 10 ...

Former astronaut a leader in Wisconsin Spaceport

... experiments. Lee said he truly "experienced space" on his third mission with the Discovery in 1997, when he flew untethered outside the shuttle to test a self-rescue jetpack . "Being your own satellite, flying around with a jetpack - it just doesn't get any better than that. The view, the ...

Stem cell therapy shows visionary promise

... many different types of chemicals that may influence the cells around them. "The idea was to test the cells as a continuous delivery system" to shuttle an agent known as glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor or GDNF, Lund explains. "It's not a sensible thing to inject the eyes many times over ...

Optimization of Biolistic Transformation Using the Helium-Driven PDS-1000/He System

... Plant Cell Rep., 9 , 615-619 (1991). Hill, J. E., Myers, A. M., Koerner, T. J., and Tzagoloff, A., Yeast/ E. coli shuttle vectors with multiple unique restriction sites, Yeast, 2 , 163-167 (1986). Jefferson, R. A., Kavanagh, T. A. and Bevan, M. W., ...

Efficient Cloning and Electro-transformation of Large Eukaryotic DNA Fragments

... of restriction digestion; none were detected. To exploit these observations we have constructed a novel mammalian- E. coli shuttle vector, designated pFRS1 ( F R eplicon Shuttle, Figure 2), which contains three functional units: 1) the E. coli F factor ...
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