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... with the H5N1 influenza virus and may allow for mass vaccination in humans in the event of a pandemic ... Vaccines must be rapidly available to reach mass populations and they must include the minimal ... event of a future influenza pandemic, effective mass vaccination may be achievable with a low-dose ...

Waters Drives Efficiency in the Clinical and Research Laboratory and Showcases New MassTrak Systems at AACC 2009

... and calibrators, a tuning mixture for the mass spectrometer, and an analytical column for ... will exhibit its ACQUITY UPLC system and tandem mass spectrometry products for this fast-growing ... science, laboratory information management, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis, Waters ...

Dietary Oils May Help Some Fight Fat

... to their diet either decreased their body mass index or boosted their muscle mass, researchers ... the CLA had a significant decrease in their body mass index (BMI) -- about half a point on average. ... by 2.6 to 4.2 pounds. It also boosted muscle mass by 1.4 to 3 pounds. The safflower oil also ...

What are the most effective ways of promoting physical exercise in adults?

... tool and promoting physical activity through mass media campaigns are the most cost-effective in ... promotion of pedo meters in the community, and a mass media campaign that promoted physical activity ... a motivational tool for physical exercise and the mass media campaign were the most cost-effective. The ...

Brooks Instrument Introduces New Liquid Vaporizer Solutions Breakthrough Vaporization Solutions for All Liquid-to-vapor Applications

... including the first miniaturized Coriolis mass flow controller (Quantim), the first watertight and explosion proof thermal mass flow controller (Mf Series), the first thermal mass flow controller with Foundation Fieldbus (SLA ...

New Evidence that Bush Administration Impeded 3 Investigations into Alleged Massacre of Up to 2,000 Prisoners in Afghanistan

... 2001. The bodies were reportedly buried in mass graves in the Dasht-e-Leili desert near ... first documented the existence of the alleged mass grave in January 2002 and since then: Advocated for witnesses to be protected, the mass grave site to be secured, and for a full and ...

New Report Finds Obesity Epidemic Increases, Mississippi Weighs in as Heaviest State

... Twenty states have passed requirements for body mass index (BMI) screenings of children and ... is available in the report. Adults with a body mass index, a calculation based on weight and height ... is available in the report. Children with a body mass index, a calculation based on weight and height ...

Online obituaries are changing the way we publicly remember the dead and how newspapers cover deaths

... Bressers, associate professor of journalism and mass communications at K-State. She and Janice Hume ... the Association for Education in Journalism and mass Communications conference in Boston. Hume was a K-State journalism and mass communications faculty member from 1999-2001. ...

Gaiam and Discovery Communications Announce Exclusive Licensing Deal

... be able to work more effectively with key video, mass and specialty retail accounts. We are also able to reach beyond traditional video and mass retail outlets with Gaiam and their ... with our unique ability to distribute to both mass market retail chains and non-traditional media ...

MDS Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... revenue decreased 13%, with an 11% decline in mass spectrometry end-user revenue. Soft end-user ... particularly the recently launched 5500 series of mass spectrometers, which are being well received by ... system - the fastest, most sensitive MALDI-based mass spectrometer ever built. This system is already ...

Know Your Odds for Heart Failure

... had almost no increase in left ventricular mass with age," Vasan noted. "People who had more risk ... had a steeper increase in left ventricular mass with age." Another advance, outlined in the ... advisory warned against use of just the body mass index (BMI) to determine obesity. BMI, which is ...

Twinlab(R) Teams Up With The Vitamin Shoppe to Debut Mass Fuel(R) Xtreme

... Shoppe for the retail launch of Twinlab mass Fuel Xtreme . Launching exclusively in The ... that would help athletes gain the 'right' type of mass -- muscle versus simply weight.* mass Fuel Xtreme is uniquely designed to deliver ...

FDA Approves Reclast(R) to Prevent Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women With Convenient Less Frequent Dosing

... - Single infusion of Reclast increases bone mass for two years in postmenopausal women with ... and women in the US(2). Although low bone mass is less severe in people with osteopenia than ... to treat postmenopausal women with low bone mass to help prevent them from progressing to ...

Key Instruments Celebrates 50 Year Anniversary

... including the first miniaturized Coriolis mass flow controller (Quantim), the first watertight and explosion proof thermal mass flow controller (Mf Series), the first thermal mass flow controller with Foundation Fieldbus (SLA ...

New infectious diseases -- what's the risk?

... express the actual risk accurately to prevent mass scares. The authors review the importance of ... to be uncontrollable and may lead to unnecessary mass scares. As a consequence, implementation of ... of risk information that may lead to unnecessary mass scares and unnecessary or ineffective ...

Chicago-area Infertility Specialist Richard Sherbahn, MD, Reports a Woman's Body Mass Index Affects Her Success in Infertility Treatment

... of Chicago reveals that women with a higher body mass index have more eggs retrieved -- but not a ... regarding the influence of a woman's body mass index on her chances of success with infertility ... divided into two groups according to their body mass index (BMI). One group consisted of women with a ...

Dentistry and Mass Disasters: A Dentist's Role as a First Responder During a Public Health Emergency

... Dental convention examines mass disaster management ANAHEIM, Calif., May 4 ... their dentist as being a first responder during a mass disaster or health emergency, such as a swine flu ... a.m. in ACC, Room 204 D Dentistry and mass Disasters - CSI Anaheim This course will ...

Omega-3 fatty acids may benefit cancer patients undergoing major operations

... supplement resulted in the preservation of muscle mass in patients undergoing surgery for oesopahageal ... surgery losing an average of 4 lbs of muscle mass post surgery, where as in the omega 3 group ... nutrition appears to prevent loss of muscle mass by reducing the amount of inflammatory markers in ...

Swimmer Dara Torres Sports a White Upper Lip to Praise Milk as Her Post-Exercise Fitness Drink

... protein in milk helps build and maintain muscle mass and the calcium and vitamin D in milk helps keep ... sturdy and strong. Women tend to lose muscle mass and bone density as they age. Daily exercise, ... recovery routine resulted in greater muscle mass buildup compared to certain soy-protein ....

Computer based model helps radiologists diagnose breast cancer

... cancer risk based on abnormality descriptors like mass shape; mass margins; mass ...

Waters Corporation Announces the Purchase of UPLC/MS Systems by the National Cancer Institute for Advanced Metabolomics Research

... Paired With Xevo TQ and Synapt HDMS mass Spectrometers Target Small Molecule Biomarkers ... purchasing an ACQUITY UPLC/Q-Tof Premier(TM) mass spectrometer in 2005, the Center has tested ... and quadrupole time-of-flight/ion mobility mass spectrometry, the sharper chromatographic peaks, ...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Provides Corporate Update

... for Essential Sample Preparation Techniques in mass Spectrometry-based Functional Proteomics." Dr. ... proteolytic digestion of proteins prior to mass spectrometry ("MS") analysis is one of the ... digestion products designed specifically for the mass spectrometry marketplace, as well as sample ...

Love handles put the squeeze on lungs

... functionindependent of smoking history, sex, body mass index (BMI) and other complicating factors. ... mild abdominal adiposity, even with a normal body mass index (BMI), in associated with lower FVC," said ... in a complex metabolic feedback cycle the mass of adipose tissue in one's body directly and ...

Study finds injectable birth control causes significant weight gain and changes in body mass

... began to slowly lose the weight and fat mass they gained nearly four pounds over two years, ... body fat increased slightly while their lean body mass (muscle) decreased. Researchers said this was ... DMPA causes an increase in weight gain and fat mass is not known, and no connection was found between ...

ESA to Launch Corona(R) ultra(TM) at Pittcon 2009: Booth #1080

... and is ideal for producing compounds for NMR or mass spectrometry analysis or biological studies. ESA ... Coulometric Array in Parallel with mass Spectrometry as an Orthogonal ... 03/11/2009 Customer Posters 600-7 mass Balance Evaluation for Forced ...

Biomarker Combination and Risk of Ovarian Malignancy Algorithm (Roma(TM)) Demonstrates Accuracy in Detecting Ovarian Cancer

... women who will undergo surgery to remove a pelvic mass compared to the Risk of Malignancy Index (RMI). ... greater sensitivity in distinguishing a benign mass from epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) in ... women who will be diagnosed with a pelvic mass over the course of a year. By combining the ...

Growth hormone treatment after weight loss surgery prevents loss of muscle mass

... surgery reduces patients' losses in lean body mass and skeletal muscle mass, according to a new ... patients are at risk of losing needed lean body mass and skeletal muscle mass due to the serious complications associated with ...

University Medical Pharmaceuticals Appoints Tom Roche as Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing

... and beauty care products sold at more than 40,000 mass market retail locations throughout the U.S., ... our effective and popularly-priced products to mass market retailers around the globe," said Tom ... Medical's corporate goal is to provide the mass market consumer with quality, affordable products ...

National Prayer Vigil for Life Opening Mass

... at the National Prayer Vigil for Life Opening mass at 7:00 p.m. on January 21, the eve of the 36th ... the nation - are expected to attend the opening mass and all-night prayer Vigil and then join tens of ... bishops and priests. After the Opening mass there will be confessions, a National Rosary for ...

Berkshire Medical Center Selects Desktop Alert for Mass Notification Solutions

... The Desktop Alert Platform is much more than a mass notification platform, because it empowers the ... numerous inquiries to our sales department for mass notification. While not mandated to implement mass notification, medical institutions have proven ...

Study links obesity to elevated risk of ovarian cancer

... is known about the relationship between body mass index and ovarian cancer risk. To investigate ... in part through its hormonal effects. Excess body mass in postmenopausal women leads to an increased ... ovarian cancer showed no association between body mass and ovarian cancer risk. These latest findings ...

MDS Reports Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2008 Results

... decline was largely driven by lower shipments of mass spectrometers as end-user revenue decreased 11%. ... Technologies introduced a next-generation mass spectrometry platform with the launch of two of the most advanced mass spectrometry systems, the AB SCIEX Triple ...

Berkshire Medical Center Selects Desktop Alert for Mass Notification Solutions

... The Desktop Alert Platform is much more than a mass notification platform, because it empowers the ... numerous inquiries to our sales department for mass notification. While not mandated to implement mass notification, medical institutions have proven ...

Applied Biosystems – Part of Life Technologies – Helps China Respond to Melamine Contamination in Dairy Products : Government and Industry Increase Contaminant Testing to Increase Food Safety

... leading food manufacturers are implementing its mass spectrometry-based technologies for food analysis ... recently deployed five API 3200™ mass spectrometry systems, which scan, identify and ... These recent deployments of AB SCIEX mass spectrometry systems expand a growing network of ...

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Announces Restructuring, Significant Cost Reduction Initiatives, and Sharpened Focus

... likelihood for success. One such area is mass spectrometry, a powerful laboratory tool that we ... in life sciences research. We believe that mass spectrometry is a multi-billion dollar market, ... techniques used for protein digestion prior to mass spectrometry analysis. Other strategic areas ...

Waters To Unveil Xevo TQ MS Applications for Improved Drug Discovery at AAPS 2008

... innovative UltraPerformance LC(R) (UPLC) and mass spectrometry (MS) solutions at the American ... TQ MS System, an advanced tandem quadrupole mass spectrometer that allows more pharmaceutical ... the Xevo TQ MS System produces high-quality mass spectral data at UPLC(R) acquisition ...

Drug Boosts Natural Growth Hormone in Seniors

... shows. Those on the therapy also gained muscle mass over the two-year trial, scientists say. However, ... "Because this age-related reduction in muscle mass is associated with a decrease in growth hormone ... healthy young adults. Their lean, fat-free muscle mass also increased, as did overall body weight and ...

Alcohol Abuse Can Damage Bones

... It interferes with bone metabolism and bone mass maintenance, study finds THURSDAY, ... bones, which can lead to a decrease in bone mass and bone strength, a new study says. In ... responsible for normal bone metabolism and bone mass maintenance, the researchers said. The ...

Weight does not affect women's sexual behavior

... objective was to study the impact of body mass index on sexual behavior. It is important to ... Kaneshiro studied the relationship between body mass index and sexual behavior, including sexual ... pregnancy and STD prevention, regardless of body mass index." The study seems to contradict widely ...

New critical care research presented at CHEST 2008

... CC. There was no correlation between body mass index and adequate CC in either group, however ... poisoning, particularly during fire rescues or mass casualty situations where prolonged fire smoke ... it potentially an ideal agent for treatment of mass casualty cyanide exposures. #6725 ICU ...
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