Syngenta Acquires Innovative Bio-Control Technology to Improve Usable Crop Yields
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Top 10 Cognitive Fitness Events of 2008 to be Unveiled at SharpBrains' Webinar
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Baltimore LASIK Surgeon Roy Chuck, MD, PhD of the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins Lists with Trusted LASIK Surgeons
... premier patient care, and professional credentials. Trusted LASIK Surgeons estimates that Dr. Chuck's outstanding achievements place him in an elite circle
comprising the top 1% of LASIK eye and refractive surgeons in the United States.
The most significant professional qualifications that set Dr. ...
Plasmonic whispering gallery microcavity paves the way to future nanolasers
... microcavities, optical waves propagate in a similar way that sound waves propagate in a whispering gallery," said Zhang. "They continue to circle
around the edge of the cavity sphere and the smoothness of the edge enhances or boosts the cavity's Q factor."
In this study, Zhang and his ...
GEN Reports Growing Focus on PI3-Kinase Pathway in Cancer Research
... Company scientists say they are studying the pathway because there are a number of feedback loops that emanate from m-TOR and downstream kinases that circle
back to the top of the pathway and turn on AKT, an enzyme that drives tumor survival signals.
Investigators at the University of London are ...
Virginia Tech researchers discover how mosquitoes avoid succumbing to viruses they transmit
... the virus genome into viRNAs, an otherwise invisible infection becomes fatal-- for both the mosquito and the virus. In other words, to complete the circle
and be transmitted back to a vertebrate host, the virus must submit, to some extent, to the mosquito's antiviral response," said Kevin M. Myles, ...
Industry Pioneer Joins Profectus BioSciences to Support Innovation in Therapeutic and Preventative Vaccines
... He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Brookings
Institution, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a member of
the Chairman's circle
of the Asia Society. He is also a founder of the
American Freedom Campaign.
About Profectus BioSciences Inc.
Profectus BioSciences Inc. began ...
Campbell Alliance Sales Practice to Present at CBI's Leadership Summit on Evolving the Pharma Sales Model
... himself as a
member of Olympus's top sales group. Mr. O'Grady also served as a sales
representative for Ciba-Geigy and was a member of Ciba's circle
Excellence. Mr. O'Grady received his MBA from the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned his BS from the United States ...
Pharmasmart International Taps Top Executive Ashton Maaraba to Head Global Sales and Marketing
... pressure management represents a paradigm shift. We are developing unique partnerships and programs that will help close the circle
of care, and expand the reach of retail pharmacy professional care programs. Ashton is passionate about our value proposition, and he is uniquely ...
Microrobots dance on something smaller than a pin's head
... to study processes in biochemistry and biology.
In their new reports, the team shows that five of the microrobots can be made to advance, turn and circle
together in pre-planned ways when each is built with slightly different dimensions and stiffness.
Following a choreography mapped out with the ...
VIRxSYS Announces Interim Results from VRX496 Gene Therapy Phase II Trial
... demonstration of slowing and possibly
halting the replication of the infectious HIV virus in humans," said Dr.
Gary Blick, Medical Director, circle
Medical LLC. "VRX496 appears to cause
wt-HIV particles to lose their envelopes and the in vivo pressure delivered
by a patient's own modified cells ...
SPO Medical Announces Major Sales Milestone
... 31, 2006. We undertake no obligation to revise or
update any forward-looking statement for any reason. SPO Medical Contact: Seventh circle
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Celebrities and Notables From the Worlds of Film, Television, Music and Sports Join Lifetime Television's 13th Annual Multi-Platform 'Stop Breast Cancer For Life' Campaign
... name to the viral "end drive-through mastectomies" petition, Lifetime's audience can create virtual characters to join hands in an unbroken circle
of support in a fun, interactive activity. * Real Arcade, Lifetime's partner in such popular downloadable games as Sally's Salon, is ...
National Instruments DIAdem -- Complete Your Technical Data Management Framework with Powerful Off-line Analysis, Visualization, and Report Generation
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Open Letter: Blasted Worm
... a pretty good week for the system software and tools providers.
Meanwhile a whole lot of innocent bystanders got screwed. Nearly everyone in my circle
of associates lost at least a few hours' productivity thanks to your brilliant plan to cripple Microsoft. Me? I lost about 60 hours, dropped about ...
How to Quit Your Midwest Technology Job
... reason to give them less than that), make it the most productive two weeks youve ever spent on that job. Life is long and many of these people will circle
back through your orbit (maybe even your boss).
If they conduct exit interviews, youll be asked what the company could improve on or what made ...
Did You Get My E-Mail?
... often make themselves the most difficult individuals to contact.
After responding to someones email inquiry, take the time to circle
back by email, or even telephone, to ensure the individual was satisfied with your response. Did they find the product or service they were looking ...
Part 2 Project performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
... who developed statistical process control in the Bell Laboratories during the 1930s) or the PDSA Cycle, the four-step process consists of a simple circle
or wheel divided into four quadrants. There is one quadrant each for P lan, to improve the process; D o the plan, taking small steps in controlled ...
Social networks and my big a-ha
... my political leaning, my favorite activities. Not only had I become a clearly defined and valuable target for marketers, but I also identify with a circle
of friends (or groups or tribes, depending on which service you use) who share these interests. Marketing dollars effectively targeted to me can have ...
Islands in the Clickstream: Digital Religion
... shape-shifting structures a real challenge.
If we know that is happening in the world of work and education, we have merely to widen the circle
of our understanding to realize that the same thing is happening in religious organizations and communities.
This is relevant even to those who ...
Entrepreneurial Profile Kelly Hansen, CEO of Neohapsis, Inc.
... of a company with just under thirty employees, Hansen has discovered that it is impossible for her to do everything herself. "You create a trusted circle
around yourself, and get really great advisers," Hansen said. "That's the name of the game." Instead of looking over everyone's shoulder and ...
Free branding? Why not?
... design logo shops are offering free logos, hoping to get new clients. Nothing wrong here. Design exercises took months and millions to justify a circle
over a triangle, accompanied by psychological studies and fanfare to select a color. For example blue is for the sky, therefore, it is open versus ...
Why corporate culture counts
... leave. The greater the attrition, the greater the number of new associates needed each year to replace the attorneys that leave. And so, a vicious circle
spins on and on.
But that's not all. The task force also identified what it terms the `myth of meritocracy'. While law firms promote the idea ...
... fatty chow-maker now wants to sell children's clothing and introduce McKids in a big way. Why not go for McSleep: Eat and sleep and complete the life circle
-- indeed, a million dollar tag line on Madison Avenue. Watch out for the naked kids running around at the golden arches drive-ins exchanging and ...
Biodiversity threatened as forests become 'islands' of green, UW professor says
... houses, a UW-Madison forestry researcher reports at the 90th annual Ecological Society of America (ESA) meeting in Montreal, Canada.
The widening circle
of development around forests such as the Cleveland National Forest in Southern California is serving to block natural corridors, or wild "highways" ...
Historic lists - The greatest rock bands, rock guitarists of all time
... Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan (and I suppose Janis Joplin, who would have been on my list).
The bands had to be within what Olsen calls the "greater circle
of rock music" and had to generate all or most of their own material.
Other factors included staying power (popularity over time), musical and ...
Stem cell bank announcement validates quality of Wisconsin research
... and loans another $1 million to a company formed by Dr. James Thomson, a UW-Madison researcher so renowned that the words "Nobel Prize" practically circle
his head. The company has technology that could revolutionize drug discovery.
• The National Institutes of Health, the federal government's ...
Consumer, business technologies face same challenges
... two years ago, we shined a spotlight on blogging, RSS, and other components that make up the market we dubbed "social media." Today, we widen that circle
to include an array of products that extend and transform social media into social browsing, social bookmarking, social search, and other social ...
Old bell system merging back together, but it's not the same
... for survival:
As a country, we are progressing quickly into what I call the telecom "revestiture". Revestiture is the industry's modern attempt to circle
the covered wagons and protect the interests of a few. It will be harder to legislate and regulate against a larger entity that swallows up vast ...
Former astronaut a leader in Wisconsin Spaceport
... of time before Lee would earn the gold wings awarded to astronauts with completed space missions, and his achievements would put him in a privileged circle
of space travelers with ties to Wisconsin.
Wisconsin astronauts include Slayton, Capt. Jim Lovell who lived in Milwaukee and studied at the ...
Midwest colleges strong contenders for NIH funds
... time, we saw that the Midwest had two states in the top 10 states for funding, and we had another five states in the top 20 states. I promised to circle
back with you to review the results for the leading universities for 2005 to see how the Midwest fared in this ranking.
The NIH falls under the ...
AT&T - BellSouth merger: Revestiture continues
... booming sounds of Ma Bell's old Victrola playing louder than anyone and setting the rhythms for regulation and rewrites. We have come about full circle
with the telecom industry. Unfortunately, that means we are back where we started.
Well the Victrola played at the Federal Communications ...
IPO-bound NimbleGen traveling in fast company
... venture capital firms in Wisconsin, count NimbleGen among their portfolio companies, and both organizations are branching out to expand their circle
of investor connections.
Baird Venture Partners, which already has a presence in China, has decided to partner with the Indian investment and ...
Fire your CIO? If he's not implementing strategy, show him the door
... to execute corporate strategy, rather than maintaining ongoing operations. Despite the swelling ranks of people with a C in their title, the inner circle
of the CEO continues to shrink. If the CIO is absent from that inner circle, he or she should be shown the door.
The growing cadre of MBAs and ...
Scalable Automation of the TempliPhi DNA Sequencing Template Amplification and DYEnamic ET Terminator Sequencing Kits on the Sciclone ALH 3000
... biology research. The TempliPhi DNA Sequencing Template Amplification Kit employs bacteriophage j29 DNA polymerase applied in an isothermal rolling circle
amplification (RCA) 1 to produce large amounts of product DNA (1-3 μg) 2 and eliminate the need for extended bacterial growth prior to ...
Automation of TempliPhi and GenomiPhi DNA Amplification Kits on the Genesis Freedom Robotic Sample Processor
... quantities of DNA can be prepared from picogram amounts of purified DNA, colonies, or bacterial cultures using Phi29 DNA polymerase and rolling circle
amplification. This unique approach removes the need for culture growth, resulting in high quality DNA templates with less than 20 min of hands-on ...
GenomiPhi: protocol for BAC amplification and fabrication of slides for array CGH
... number. Nat. Genet . 29 , 263–264 (2001).
6. Smirnov, D. A. et al. Method for manufacturing whole-genome microarrays by rolling circle
amplification. Genes Chromosomes Cancer 40 , 72–77 (2004).
7. Application note: Use of GenomiPhi DNA Amplification Kit for array ...
siRNA screening of the cell cycle with two dynamic GFP sensors (from Discovery Matters Issue 1, July 2005)
... powerful functional cellular biochemistry tools.
J. Cell. Biochem. Suppl. 39 , 194–210 (2002).
11. Thomas, N. Lighting the circle
of life: fluorescent sensors for covert surveillance of the cell cycle. Cell Cycle 2 (6), 545–549 (2003).
Highly Sensitive microRNA Array Performance
... The average Log2(R/G Normalized Ratio) of
each spot on the array from six independent prostate vs colon samples
is plotted as a circle
on the graph. The average standard deviation of
each spot is indicated by the error bars. The average correlation for
the 6 ...