Cepheid Enters Agreement To Exclusively License HPV Portfolio Developed by Quantovir AB
... with cervical
cancer, HPV DNA testing has become an important diagnostic determinant
cancer risk. However, current tests approved by the U.S. Food and ... 2001;22:91-113. (5) Viral load of human papilloma virus 16 as a determinant
for development of cervical carcinoma in situ: a nested case-control ...
Gene Network Sciences Announces Broad Cancer Collaboration With UCSF and Initial Results
... not disclosed.
GNS and UCSF have utilized REFS(TM) to discover and validate novel mediators of the cell cycle transition, which is a critical determinant
of the rate of cancer cell proliferation and tumor growth. These results were presented by UCSF researcher Dr. Rina Gendelman, a post-doctoral fellow ...
DFG establishes 14 new research training groups
... a language and what effect does this linguistic phenomenon have on the mental representation of language? The Research Training Group "Frequency as a determinant
in Usage-Based Models of Language Change, Language Processing and Language Acquisition" of the University of Freiburg will examine these questions. ...
Leading Heart Specialist Joins Duska Therapeutics as Scientific Consultant
... influences heart function
is by activating the main calcium channel in the heart to release calcium
from intracellular stores. Calcium is the primary determinant
contractility in the heart. A deficiency in nitric oxide disrupts the
calcium cycle, inhibits heart contractility, and ultimately causes the
Interleukin Genetics Licenses its PST(R) Genetic Test to OralDNA Labs
... of Interleukin Genetics,
commented, "We are pleased to have entered into this license agreement for
OralDNA to market our PST(R) Genetic Test as a determinant
of risk for
periodontal disease. We believe that this relationship will allow our sales
of this important product to grow with a sales force that ...
Lorus Therapeutics Announces Publication of a Clinical Study Demonstrating Encouraging Results with LOR-2040 in Combination with Cytarabine in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
... of tumor types in both in vivo and in vitro models and is under
study in a multiple Phase I/II clinical program. R2 has been described as a
that is elevated in a wide range of tumors, which can
cooperate with a variety of cellular cancer causing genes known as
oncogenes to enhance tumor ...
Lorus Therapeutics presents new findings for the anticancer drugs LOR-253 and LOR-2040
... the R2 component
of ribonucleotide reductase, which is required for DNA synthesis and cell
proliferation. R2 has also been described as a malignant determinant
is elevated in a wide range of tumors, and through down regulation can
cooperate with a variety of cellular cancer causing genes known ...
MIT explains spread of 1918 flu
... affinity to the umbrella-shaped glycan receptors.
The affinity between the influenza virus HA and the glycan receptors appears to be a critical determinant
for viral transmission, said Sasisekharan.
The researchers used the 1918 influenza virus as a model system to investigate the biochemical basis ...
Gladstone scientists uncover potential mechanism of memory loss in Alzheimer's disease
... research scientist and lead author of the study. "But our study suggests that this activity may actually be a primary effect of A-beta and an early determinant
of cognitive failure."
The Gladstone team used several genetically engineered mouse models of AD in which memory deficits are triggered by a human ...
Determinants of RNA Integrity and Purity
RNA quality is a critical determinant
the success of many downstream applications, ... minimizing RNase activity. However, a more
is actually the RNA quality within
tissues before ...
Hot Technology, Hot Jobs and Cool Communities
Rebecca Ryan: High speed and wireless networks enable any person to work anywhere.
Quality health care is becoming a determinant
for where seniors relocate or settle.
WTN: What interesting applications of technology do you see in Wisconsin and how can that model help ...
GenTel licenses next generation cancer research
... naturally bond to proteins (such as antibodies) in a process called glycosylation. This process occurs as part of biosynthesis and is an important determinant
of protein function.
Changes in glycosylation are thought to play roles in certain disease processes.
GenTel's technology modifies the normal ...
Mega-Metro Center may go beyond Chicago and Wisconsin
... reports of long lines of cars and trucks waiting to get past the borders. From my own experiences, crossing the border has always been a hassle and a determinant
in not going on many tourist trips into Indiana.
You would think that there would be more emphasis on trying to solve some of these highway ...
Dispensing 0.5μL to "Dry" 384 Plates with the Sciclone ALH
... It is also necessary to determine a precise dispense height for any non-contact dispense operation.
Physical factors are an important determinant
of overall dispensing performance. Such factors include microplate composition, microplate surface treatments, solvent concentrations and ...
Verifying Multichannel Pipettor Performance with Standard Dispense Solutions in the SpectraMax Plus (MaxLine Application Note #28)
... wells. The volume is calculated from the pathlength-vs.volume calibration curve previously obtained with a calibrated pipettor. Thus an important determinant
for accuracy and precision is the reproducibility of the pathlength measurements. Molecular Devices provides a specification for ...
Eppendorf Perfectprep Gel Cleanup Kit
... Sequencing Results Sequencing is a downstream application that is equally
sensitive to impurities. The quality of sequencing is a good determinant
of the purity of the DNA extracted and purified using the gel cleanup kits