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Gowlings Adopts RFID and Unifies Practice Management

... FileTrail's portable RFMobile™ . The FileDetector™ feature helps locate missing files from a distance without the need to thumb through stacks of files in every office. RFID commonly cuts the labor in periodic audits by up to 85%. About Gowlings Gowlings is a leading ...

March of Dimes Awards $250,000 Prize to Leaders in Understanding Embryonic Development

... are involved in why the heart is located on the left and not the right side of the body; why we have two eyes and nostrils instead of one; why the thumb is different from the little finger; and why different types of neurons form in specific locations within the spinal cord. Dr. Beachy is the ...

ProMetic announces signature of definitive license agreement with Kedrion for two hyperimmune products

... This group is estimated to lead to a demand for 45,000 doses per year of hepatitis B immune globulin. Pricing varies, but a reasonable rule of thumb is $900 per treatment. The market hepatitis B immune globulin in the U.S. is estimated $42 M in 2005. This should grow at a 10% AAGR to $67.6 M by ...

Small Bone Innovations Introduces the Artelon(R) STT Spacer to Increase Treatment Options for Thumb Arthritis

... debilitating disease. Mr. Viscogliosi noted that widespread use of hand-held devices is increasingly a cause of repetitive stress conditions in the thumb leading to earlier onset of arthritis and prompting more surgical procedures such as the use of Artelon spacers. "As with other Artelon spacers, of ...

The Complexities, Cost of Midwest Biotech Drug Development

... Big Pharma spends on a related drug class and factors in the cost of the drug failures that have been dropped along the way. Nevertheless, a rule of thumb on development costs and times is that the larger the potential patient population under the proposed labeling, the more extensive clinical trials ...

In 2004, Can Wisconsins Economy Keep Pace with the National Recovery?

... FITCHBURG -- The rule of thumb about Wisconsins economic boom-and-bust cycle has always been that the booms werent as high as the nation as a whole and the busts werent as low. ...

Student survey shows surging demand for wireless access

... a bigger issue. The university offers a "Bucky Backup" service that allows students to safely store files on the network, but most students use thumb files or flash drives that hold vast amounts of memory. Other finding include: Phone usage: Land phone lines took a major plunge in the last ...

Social engineering - Coming to an IT ship near you?

... of e-mail communications becomes even more constrained by the cryptic, miss-spelled, single sentence, sub-language that is an all to common result of thumb typing? This new partnership with HR, like all of the IT/Business Alignment Dance, is going to require some new moves on the part of IT folks. Its ...

Secrets of a great demo

... as a surprise to know that I'm often asked to give advice on giving an effective product demonstration. There are, of course, a few basic rules of thumb that guide any product demo: Know your audience. Keep it simple. Be passionate about the product. Avoid hokey scenarios. Show features ...

With copper pricing skyrocketing, fiber-optics is the way to go

... that matches the lifespan of the building. This argument goes back more than a decade. Some heeded it as others continued using obsolete rules of thumb for cabling infrastructure design. Frank Bisbee, the publisher of Wireville.com, said in his monthly newsletter: "If you thought the prices at the ...

Some great insights into the current Mergers & Acquisitions Market

... other equity people would attend. Carlinism: At the conference, financial advisor Anurang E. Singh of Kaufman Hall pointed out: "Yes, a rule of thumb is good, but you have four other fingers." In other words, don't fail to check out alternatives. James Carlini is an adjunct professor at ...

Technology cycles from advantage to necessity to disadvantage

... where it becomes a competitive disadvantage to continue using old technology. This is where many organizations are if you look at the old rule of thumb that says you should be changing out technology every two to three years. A DART is nothing more than a dedicated applied resource with ....

Multichannel Pipetting: How to Choose the Correct Pipettor

... the pipettor in use; for the blowout, that number goes up to 45 N (4.5 kg). 3 In conventional pipettors, the smaller the volume, the more thumb force that is demanded to operate the plunger. High force, together with small movements, cannot be repeated with the same accuracy after ...

Brinkmann/Eppendorf SOP Standard Operating Procedure for Pipettes

... until they have reached room temperature. Titermate: Turn the control button to the uppermost stop. Press your thumb against the grip of the pipette and push the lower part forward through the slit. Do not reassemble the parts until they have reached room ...

Ergonomics and Liquid Handling How can BrinkmannTM Help ?

... (Haskell, 1998), which include: Use electronic pipettes, which are programmable and reduce the need for excessive thumb force and repetition Choose a pipette that fits the hand. The hand should cover more than half, but not the entire, ...
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