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Cuellar's Safe and Lock Announces Strategic Alliance with Absolute Access and Security

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Florida based locksmith and safe company, Cuellar's Safe & Lock Co., has announced its strategic alliance with security firm Absolute Access and Security. Effective immediately, all product and service lines, as well as all customer service functi...

Unexpected lock and key mechanism found for the assembly of tumor blood vessels

A critical lock and key mechanism that allows the final step in the completion of new blood vessel formation has been identified by a University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine team in research that promises to lead to a new way to halt tumor growth by cutting off the tumor blood...

UCSF researchers identify new drug target for Kaposi's sarcoma

...PhD, senior author on the paper and a professor of pharmaceutical chemistry in the UCSF School of Pharmacy. "Instead, we're essentially preventing the lock from being made in the first place." Craik, who also led a team that identified HIV protease inhibitors in the late 1980s, said the " Nature Chemic...

The evolution of gene regulation

...f the time, however, lactose is not present. At these times, the gene that encodes the lactase enzyme is blocked by a repressor. Only one key fits the lock to this protein, to detach the repressor from the lactase gene: a lactose molecule, as a single, unmistakable sign that this sugar is present and now ...

Prefilled WFI Syringe Provides a High-Quality Solution for Drug Reconstitution

... The V-OVS® closure system is designed to give a prefilled syringe system effective protection features. It consists of a tip cap, a Vetter Luer lock and a tamper-evident seal. The components are pre-assembled as a single part, which is mounted on the syringe barrel with a Luer-cone and Luer-groove....

Genetic switch potential key to new class of antibiotics

...er domain binds to preQ0, and about how that binding empowers the switch to lock up, or sequester, the mRNA's ribosome binding site. The true surprise c...d have to bind in place of the natural signaling molecule (e.g. preQ0), and lock the mRNA into a stable conformation to counter that mRNAs role in a bacteri...

Geologists map rocks to soak CO2 from air

... To slow global warming, scientists are exploring ways to pull carbon dioxide from the air and safely lock it away. Trees already do this naturally through photosynthesis; now, in a new report, geologists have mapped large rock formations in the United Stat...

Musicians have biological advantage in identifying emotion in sound

... content, was measured through scalp electrodes. The results were not exactly what the researchers expected. They found that musicians' brainstems lock onto the complex part of the sound known to carry more emotional elements but de-emphasize the simpler (less emotion conveying) part of the sound. Thi...

Internationally acclaimed researcher joins UH faculty thanks to $5.5 million grant

...-controlled process influences expression of genetic information and the development and metabolism of an organism. "Nuclear receptors provide the lock that the key of your hormones fit in. They allow your DNA to be read and expressed. Gustafsson discovered a major estrogen receptor protein and has w...

Irritable bowel syndrome can have genetic causes

...t as it affects sleep, mood, and blood pressure. Various types of receptors are located in the intestine, to which serotonin attaches according to the lock and key principle and thus transmits cellular signals. "We have determined that patients who suffer from irritable bowel syn-drome with diarrhea s...

bioMETRX, Inc. Welcomes Residential and Commercial Security Expert to Board of Directors

...o market, practical, secure, everyday consumer biometric products for the garage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform, bioMETRX has developed an entire family of products so smart, they recogni...

bioMETRX, Inc. Signs Deal To Acquire Controlling Interest in Biometric Solutions, LLC

...o market, practical, secure, everyday consumer biometric products for the garage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform, bioMETRX has developed an entire family of products so smart, they recogni...

Penn biophysicists create new model for protein-cholesterol interactions in brain and muscle tissue

...uring the extraction process. The published structure included large, mysterious holes in the protein density. "It's like looking at the shape of a lock and realizing that you've had the key in your pocket the whole time," Jerome Henin, a researcher with the Center for Molecular Modeling, said. "We fou...

'Home Improvement' Star Debbe Dunning is New smartTOUCH Spokesperson

...o market, practical, secure, everyday consumer biometric products for the garage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform, bioMETRX has developed an entire family of products so smart, they recogni...

bioMETRX New Product to be Sold at Major National Warehouse Club

...o market, practical, secure, everyday consumer biometric products for the garage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform, bioMETRX has developed an entire family of products so smart, they recogni...

bioMETRX, Inc. Retains Global Investment Banking Firm Mesirow Financial, Inc. as Financial Advisor

...o market, practical, secure, everyday consumer biometric products for the garage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform, bioMETRX has developed an entire family of products so smart, they recogni...

N.Y. research team discovers how antidepressants and cocaine interact with brain cell targets

...rrect positioning of the two messenger molecules -- one deep in the center of the protein, and the other closer to the entrance. Like a key engaging a lock mechanism, this second binding causes changes in the transporter throughout the structure, allowing one of the two sodium molecules to move inward, an...

Study of marine snail leads to new insights into long-term memory

... unimportant reasons. It's better than a lock-and-key relationship; you can put the key in, but you also have to have a code to get the key to turn to lock something in long-term memory." For memories that last for weeks or longer, the presynaptic and postsynaptic cell have to talk to each other, Gl...

bioMETRX, Inc. Gun Storage Products Endorsed by the Handgun Club of America

...o market, practical, secure, everyday consumer biometric products for the garage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform, bioMETRX has developed an entire family of products so smart, they recogni...

bioMETRX, Inc. Partners with Biometric Solutions, LLC to Deliver Next Generation Finger Activated Technology

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the "powered by smartTOUCH(T...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

bioMETRX, Inc. Garage Door Opener Named 'Best In Class'

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform,...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

bioMETRX Expands Engineering and Manufacturing Capabilities

...o market, practical, secure, everyday consumer biometric products for the garage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the "powered by smartTOUCH(TM)" platform, bioMETRX has developed an entire family of products so smart,...

bioMETRX, Inc. Files for Several New Patents

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform,...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

bioMETRX, Inc. Introduces New Products

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the "powered by smartTOUCH(T...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

bioMETRX, Inc. Closes Angel Round of Funding

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the smartTOUCH(TM) platform,...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

Fungi have a hand in depleted uranium's environmental fate

...gns, according to a new report in the May 6th issue of Current Biology, a publication of Cell Press. The researchers found evidence that fungi can lock depleted uranium into a mineral form that may be less likely to find its way into plants, animals, or the water supply. This work provides yet anot...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- March 19, 2008

...CLE #4 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A chemical keypad lock for biomolecular computers Journal of the Ameri...hat by adding the correct series of chemicals, the lock could be opened to access the computer. On the oth...sed Logic Gates Operating as a Biomolecular Keypad lock DOWNLOAD FULL TEXT ARTICLE http://dx.doi.org...

bioMETRX Incorporates OKI's Fingerprint Engine in its smartTOUCH Product Line

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the "powered by smartTOUCH(T...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

Why juniper trees can live on less water

... DURHAM, N.C. -- An ability to avoid the plant equivalent of vapor lock and a favorable evolutionary history may explain the unusual drought resistance of junipers, some varieties of which are now spreading rapidly in wate...

bioMETRX to Introduce New smartTOUCH(TM) Products in 2008

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the "powered by smartTOUCH(T...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

Master Lock(R) smartTOUCH(TM) Garage Door Opener to be Featured on Hispanic Network Radio Weekend Show

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the "powered by smartTOUCH(T...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

bioMETRX, Inc. Announces Integration of AuthenTec Fingerprint Sensor in smartTOUCH(TM) Product Line

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary "powered by smartTOUCH(TM)" platform, bi... and/or the company's smartTOUCH(TM) line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH(TM) garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://...

Study of bear hair will reveal genetic diversity of Yellowstone's grizzlies

... on a regular basis." Field crews from a variety of federal and state agencies plucked the hair the study team is storing, Schwartz continued. Each lock came from somewhere off the bears' shoulders, but the way it was collected varied. Some of the bears died of natural causes or were killed by humans. ...

bioMETRX Announces Availability of New smartTOUCH(TM) Product

...arage door, door hardware, HVAC, home security, PC, automotive and portable lock markets. Utilizing its proprietary technology, the "powered by smartTOUCH(T...ETRX and/or the company's smartTOUCH line of products, including the Master lock smartTOUCH garage door opener, visit the Company's Web site at http://www....

Bee strategy helps servers run more sweetly

...would normally be devoted solely to one task move between tasks as needed, reducing the chances that a Web site could be overwhelmed with requests and lock out potential users and customers. Compared with the way server banks are commonly run, the honeybee method typically improves service by 4 percent to...

Researchers identify how to switch off cancer cell genes

... nucleosomes into previously vacant positions. DNA cytosine methylation'the addition of a group of specific chemicals to a stretch of DNA that can lock or silence a gene'may ultimately lead to silencing by enabling the stable presence of nucleosomes at the start sites of cancer-related genes, the stud...

The key to unlocking the secret of highly specific DNAzyme catalysis

...ear evidence that a lead-specific DNAzyme uses the lock and key reaction mechanism. In the presence of zin...mechanism, similar to that used by ribozymes. The lock and key mechanism explains why this particular lea...ng evidence that the lead-specific enzyme uses the lock and key reaction mechanism, Lu said. This DNAzyme ...

Unlocking the function of enzymes

... COLLEGE STATION, Nov. 6, 2007 Fitting a key into a lock may seem like a simple task, but researchers at Texas A&M University are using a method that involves testing thousands of keys to unlock the function...

Northwestern to expose most deadly infectious diseases in 3-D

...s new Center for Structural Genomics of Infectious Diseases. "If you have a lock and a key and you don't know what either one looks like, how will you design them to fit together"" The lock is Anderson's metaphor for the disease; the key is the drug or vaccine that...

Cystic fibrosis patients may breathe easier, thanks to bioengineered antimicrobials

...ng, who also is a researcher at the universitys Beckman Institute. Held together tightly by the attraction of opposite charge, these bundles basically lock up the antimicrobials so that they are unable to kill bacteria. The researchers then developed a computational model to mimic the biological system. ...
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