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Air Quality Action Day Forecast for Thursday in All Regions of Pennsylvania

... ozone levels. The Berks/Lehigh region includes Berks, Lehigh and Northampton counties; The Susquehanna Valley region includes Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon and York counties; The Philadelphia region includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and ...

TriWest Healthcare Alliance Awarded Third TRICARE Contract, Remains Health Care Contractor for Department of Defense in 21-State TRICARE West Region

... health care and manage the 21-state TRICARE West region for the Department of Defense (DoD). The contract ... than 145,000 high-quality providers into the West region network through the work of our world-class ... military family." The TRICARE West region includes Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, ...

New Report Just Published: World Telemedicine Market Report

... of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2005 through 2015. The report ... Analysis for Telemedicine by Geographic region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific ... Perspective for Telemedicine by Geographic region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for ...

Chromosome Abnormality Tied to Autistic Behavior in Mice

... (HealthDay News) -- Mice with an extra chromosome region inherited from their fathers display many ... the journal Cell . The duplicated chromosomal region in mice is the equivalent of human chromosome ... The mice with an inherited duplication of a region on their chromosome 7 showed autism-like ...

Two Companies Expand in Ann Arbor Area With MEDC Support

... company are planning to expand in the Ann Arbor region with support from the Michigan Economic ... is helping Dexter Research expand in our region and attracted Axiobionics from a neighboring ... businesses to a region, and the Ann Arbor region will benefit from Dexter Research and Axiobionics ...

Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Hires Patient Safety Liaison (PSL) to Help Healthcare Facilities Implement Guidance

... The position will be based in the south central region of PA with more hires planned throughout the ... a Patient Safety Liaison for the south central region to help healthcare facilities that report through ... the Authority hired a PSL for the northwestern region of the state. The program, according to the ...

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Region in Medical Technology

Autism Genes Discovered; Help Shape Connections Among Brain Cells

... to the disorder. One study pinpoints a gene region that may account for as many as 15 percent of ... controls to have gene variants on a particular region of chromosome 5. That region is located between two genes, cadherin 9 (CDH9 ) ...

Study Shows No Standardized Approach to Epidural Steroid Injections for Back Pain

... nerves. While injections in the lumbar (low back) region are low risk, injections in the thoracic (mid back) and cervical (neck) region have the risk of injury to the spinal cord and ... In limited enclosed areas like the cervical region that volume of medicine could lead to increased ...

Gene That Causes Childhood Cancer Neuroblastoma Is Found

... Mosse and her colleagues first discovered that a region of chromosome 2 was associated with the disease. Further sequencing of that region identified mutations in the anaplastic ... reported that common DNA variations in a region of chromosome 6 raise a child's risk of ...

Pediatric Researchers Find Possible 'Master Switch' Gene in Juvenile Arthritis

... -- Researchers have found that a gene region known to play a role in some varieties of ... reported on the link between the gene region and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), formerly ... The genetic variant is on chromosome 9 in a region housing two genes, TRAF1 and C5. The TRAF1 ...

Roche Diagnostics' HIV Viral Load Test Used in Clinical Trials for Isentress, a New Class of HIV Drug

... AMPLICOR viral load test, which targets the gag region of the HIV virus genome, a different area from the integrase region where many new drugs in the HIV pipeline ... of how easily HIV can mutate. If the targeted region mutates during viral load monitoring, the virus ...

R-Tech Ueno, Ltd. Completes Phase 1 Clinical Study on RK-023

... single-dose study, 2 ml of RK-023 preparation was applied to the vertex region of 6 out of 9 healthy adult males and a placebo to that of the remaining 3 subjects. The applied drug was spread widely covering the vertex region in order to investigate the safety in the entire body and scalp. No ...

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Region in Medical Products

Trellis Infusion Catheter

Description:... lumen of the catheter. Once placed, the shape-set region of the Dispersion Wire resides between the two ... and dispersion specifically within the isolated region of vasculature. The Dispersion Wire is connected ... the Dispersion Wire within the isolated region to further disperse the infused ....
Company:Bacchus Vascular

mecA ASR

Description:... The mecA ASR contains primers and a FAM-labeled probe that is designed to detect a 146 bp region of the mecA gene. In addition, this ASR contains primers, a Texas Red-labeled probe and DNA for an internal control sequence. This ASR requires an ...
Company:Cepheid

Staphylococcus aureus (SPA) ASR

Description:... The Spa ASR contains primers and a FAM-labeled probe that is designed to detect a 98 bp region of the Staphylococcus protein A gene. In addition, this ASR contains primers, a Texas Red-labeled probe and DNA for an internal control sequence. ...
Company:Cepheid

Disposable Vitrectomy Lens

Description:... Volks Disposable SSV® Vitrectomy Lenses are a family of single-use direct view vitrectomy lenses used to enable a view of a particular region of the retinal surface during eye surgery. The contact lens element weighs less than 1 gram and is formed and polished to interface effectively with ...
Company:Volk Optical, Inc.

VH™ IVUS Imaging System

Description:... to simplify image interpretation and employs a pre-determined color key to display plaque composition at a specific point in the artery or across a region of ....
Company:Volcano Therapeutics, Inc.

CIC-C1q ELISA

Description:... principle of the assay is based on C1q coated microtiter wells binding CIC from the patients serum or plasma. An enzyme conjugate recognizes the Fc region of the bound ....
Company:Buhlmann Laboratories AG

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Region in Medical Definition

Body shaping

... chest muscles for a sleeker upper trunk that looks good in a T-shirt . Stomach lift or abdominoplasty. Excess skin hanging down over the pubic region is often the distorting feature that most concerns and bothers patients. The stomach pannus retains moisture, and causes rashes due to skin rubbing ...

Fat transfer

... German doctor, Dr. Karl Czerny did the very first documented breast augmentation when he transplanted a fatty tumor from the patient’s lumbar region , or lower back, to a breast defect. [2] Overview of Current Fat Transfer Techniques In the 1980s, when the liposuction procedure ...

Personalized medicine

... failure is not evident until a great proportion of this investment has been committed to large scale clinical trials. Despite spending in the region of $27 billion and employing the genius of almost 200,000 scientists on research and development, very few new, unique, therapeutics have emerged ...
Region in Medical Dictionary

Burn

... rates: ... Burn J, Chapman P, Delhanty J, et al.: The UK Northern region genetic register for familial adenoma tous polyp osis coli: use of age ... radiofrequency energy through twin needles to burn away a well-defined region of the enlarged prostate . Shields protect the urethra from heat ....

Endemic

... ENDEMIC - Restricted to a particular locality or region (e.g. endemic disease ). [ Med Help International ] [ Search ] [ Ask ... via eggs. A disease that tends to be restricted to a particular region ( endemic disease ) can become epidemic if non immune persons are ...

Immunoglobulin

... system uses to attack invading organ isms. Immunoglobulin variable region heavy chain gene (IgVH) mutation .[7-9] The finding of significant numbers of mutation s in this region is associated with a median survival in excess of 20 to 25 years. ...

Thoracic

... Visualisation ... Thoracic vertebrae The vertebrae in the chest region to which the ribs attach. For Your Information Books ... EZ45 thoracic ... . The remaining 25 received low-level laser in the upper cervical region and deep friction massage (including trigger points) in the lower ...

Abdomen

... chest, back, or top of the head, depending on where the di vision of the ovum has failed. Inflamed red areas appear on the baby's skin in the region usually covered by a diaper—the lower abdomen , genital s, buttocks and the folds of the thighs. The rash can be either dry or moist and ...

Abdominal bloating

... Any pain or discomfort in the abdomen . The abdominal area is the area between your chest and groin , often referred to as the stomach region or belly. See abdominal pain , abdominal bloating , and excessive gas. This can lead to diarrhea , constipation , abdominal bloating , and ...

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Region in Biological News

August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

... regolith at Hebes dissolved and melted when the region was heated early in the planet's history. They ... with other climate records from the same region and time period suggest changes in precipitation ... dry for the development of glaciers. Instead, the region consisted of a great Arctic steppe, bound by ...

Leicester research paves way for first use in Europe of an insect to fight invasive plant

... to focus their collecting efforts on the precise region of Japan where the European clone of Japanese ... to show that small mutations in the chloroplast region of these plants gave us a clue to the region of origin. Catherine Pashley carried on this work ...

New Report Just Published: World Solid-State, Fiber, Gas and Dye Lasers Market Report

... of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2006 through 2015. A five-year ... Breakdown of Value Sales by Geographic region - North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and ... Percentage Breakdown of Volume Production by region - Europe, North America and Asia (includes ...

Pacific Northwest forests could store more carbon, help address greenhouse issues

... and soil fertility. If all forest stands in this region were just allowed to increase in age by 50 years, ... carbon budget, scientists say, since this region accounts for 14 percent of the live biomass in ... factors. "We have known that forests in this region have high productivity, and in recent years we ...

Study finds DNA barcoding requires caution without closer examination

... is still much debate over which gene sequence region should be used and its reliability. In animals, ... where COI fails to distinguish species. The COI region fails completely for plants because it evolves at ... DNA: the internal non-transcribed spacer region (ITS); and various plastid regions to include the ...

NSF announces funding for Alaska Region Research Vessel

... Science Foundation has announced that the Alaska region Research Vessel will be the first project funded ... will open up the ice-choked waters of the Alaska region to scientists from all over the world. In ... meteorology and oceanography. Research in this region is particularly important because of the high ...

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Region in Biological Technology

Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

... 195 million) and 42.9% in the Other Countries region (to euro 102 million). First-half net sales of ... at euro 226 million) and in the Other Countries region (up 31.8% at euro 85 million). First-half net ... 228 million) and 12.7% in the Other Countries region (to euro 117 million). In Japan, the product ...

New Report Just Published: World Endoscopy Systems Market Report

... of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2006 through 2015. A ... Analysis for Endoscopy Systems by Geographic region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific ... Review for Endoscopy Systems by Geographic region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific ...

Government Mandates Create Guaranteed Market for Bio-Fuel, Says Frost & Sullivan

... ) While the SEA region is still a nascent market for bio-diesel, there ... is clearly viewed by most governments in the region as a way of reducing air pollution and ... listing of some bio-diesel producers in this region has reinforced investor confidence in the ...

BIOCOM's Inaugural CALAsia Forum 'Bridging the Pacific'

... from California, the US and the Asia Pacific region to identify, explore, and further trans-Pacific ... Strategies: Leveraging the Asia Pacific region Across The Value Chain Let's Discuss Innovation in the Asia-Pacific region Bay Helix Bio Pharmaceutical Perspectives ...

Mach One Corporation Developing a Nasal, Hand Carried Product as Solution to Swine Flu (H1N1) Virus

... in the nasal membrane. They spread from the nasal region into the pharyngeal region and can lead to lower respiratory infection ... prevention of viruses in the nasal pharyngeal region tract of humans will ultimately permit ...

Kendle Expands Asia/Pacific Operations with Opening of Offices in Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok and Manila

... Kendle has been active in the Asia/Pacific region since 1998 and currently operates offices in ... CEO. "Our expanded presence in the Asia/Pacific region enhances opportunities for patient access, ... reflects the growing importance of the region to the global clinical research market. Recent ...

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Region in Biological Products

SNP Discovery Service from Polymorphic DNA Technologies, Inc.

Description:... only data from the high resolution, high quality region of the DNA sequencing run are used. Our focus on this high quality region ensures that all polymorphisms are reliably ... For example, total sequencing for a 7 Kb region on 48 samples would cost a total of 7000 x 48 x ....
Company:Polymorphic DNA Technologies, Inc.

Mouse Anti-Human MUC5B (Mid) Monoclonal Antibody,, Clone 5B15-5B-11E from Invitrogen

Description:... 5B15-5B-11E. Immunogen: Synthetic peptide derived from the internal region of the human MUC5B protein. Specificity: Specific for the internal region of the MUC5B protein. On Western blots it identifies the target band at ...
Company:Invitrogen

Rabbit Anti-Mouse Junctophilin-3 (Mid) Monoclonal Antibody,, Clone ZMD.474 from Invitrogen

Description:... ZMD.474. Immunogen: Synthetic peptide derived from the internal region of the mouse junctophilin-3. Specificity: Specific for the internall region of the junctophilin-3 protein. Reactivity: Mouse (positive controls: ...
Company:Invitrogen

Canine Pancreatic Microsomal Membranes from Promega

Description:... is transcribed by SP6 RNA polymerase from a plasmid bearing the coding region for the E. coli gene encoding the precursor to β-lactamase (the ... is transcribed by SP6 RNA polymerase from a plasmid bearing the coding region for the S. cerevisiae α-mating factor. The RNA is synthesized ...
Company:Promega

Rabbit Anti-MAP3K12 Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from Abcam

Description:... Rabbit polyclonal to MAP3K12 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Synthetic peptide conjugated to KLH from the C-terminal region of human MAP3K12 Entrez Gene ID: 7786 Swiss Protein ID: ...
Company:Abcam

Rabbit Anti-Human PTEN, phospho (Ser385) Antibody, Unconjugated from Upstate

Description:... anti-phospho-PTEN (Ser385) Immunogen: Peptide corresponding to amino acid region encompassing the human, mouse, and rat phospho-PTEN (Ser385), Accession Number: NM_000314 Quality Assurance: Routinely evaluated by ...
Company:Upstate

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Region in Biological Definition

Antibody

... immunoglobulins of the same class, and a variable region which differs between immunoglobulins of ... γ, α and δ have the constant region composed of three domains ; the constant region of heavy chains μ and ε is composed of ...

Bone

... or prominent bump Articulation the region where adjacent bones contact each other - a ... long, relatively straight main body of the bone; region of primary ossification Epiphysis the ... articular end of the bone Neck the region of bone between the Head and the Shaft ...

Enzyme

... correctly. Because the precise structure of each region tends to be fairly critical to correct function, ... which would produce a nonfunctional active region is proportional to the length of the chain ... against having the amino acids from an active region widely dispersed, instead tending to keep the ...

Long-term potentiation

... Susumu Tonegawa has demonstrated that a specific region of the hippocampus, namely CA1, is crucial to the ... [21] . So-called place cells located in this region are responsible for creating "place fields" of ... A-dependent long-term potentiation in the CA1 region of hippocampus requires repeated tetanization". ...

Major histocompatibility complex

... complex ( MHC ) is a large genomic region or gene family found in most vertebrates ... Certainly the best known genes in the MHC region are the subset that encodes cell-surface ... HLA protein molecules and reserves MHC for the region of the genome that encodes for this molecule, ...

Osmosis

... through a semipermeable membrane from a region of low solute concentration to a region of high solute concentration. The semipermeable ... can be opposed by increasing the pressure in the region of high solute concentration with respect to that ...

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Region in Biological Dictionary

Untranslated RNA

... An RNA domain within the 5' untranslated region of the tomato bushy stunt virus ... of the 5' untranslated region (UTR) in the (+)-strand RNA genome of tomato ... ... Expression of prohibitin 3' untranslated region suppressor RNA alters ... Untranslated ...

Untranslated region

... The five prime untranslated region (5' UTR), also known as the leader sequence, ... the start codon (usually AUG) of the coding region . ... The three prime untranslated region (3' UTR) is a particular section of ...

Transcription start site

... start sites , spread over a 70-nt region of the proximal ... Identification of ... start site was identified in the E6 region at nt 480 ... Transcription Net - Daily home ... start sites within the FMR1 promoter region with ... The transcription start sites of ...

Terminator region

... Terminator (Special Edition) Product Details. region : 1 (USA, Canada and US territories) ... Once the terminator seeds are released into a region , the trait of seed ... Terminator : ... Home Video have revised the artwork for the region one release of Terminator 3: Rise of the ...

Telomere

... A telomere is a region of repetitive DNA at the ends of chromosomes, ... information, and more. ... A telomere is a region of highly repetitive DNA ... Thus each of the ... repeat sequences to the ... A telomere is a region of highly repetitive DNA at the end of a linear .....

Replicon

... is a DNA molecule or RNA molecule, or a region of DNA or RNA, that replicates from a single ... replication. A Replicon in genetics is a region of DNA or RNA, that replicates from a single ... ... is a DNA molecule or RNA molecule, or a region of DNA or RNA, that ... PR: Leader in online ...

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