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Watching Evolution Happen - Evolving Healthcare Technology Spies Big Change

If Wisconsin can be said to have anything going for it in the digital age, its the confluence of its mushrooming health care and information technology sectors. The first-ever Evolving Healthcare Technology Conference, being held Friday at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) in Milwaukee, is ...

Monitoring water through a snake's eyes

...ually." The fiber sensors developed by Prof. Katzir are made of insoluble, non-toxic, and biocompatible materials. "You can eat them and nothing will happen to you," he notes. Prof. Katzir's determination to fight terrorism through science has a personal side as well. His father, world-renowned scientis...

New MIT radio chip mimics human ear

...ignals at million-fold higher frequencies, which includes radio signals for most commercial wireless applications. The device demonstrates what can happen when researchers take inspiration from fields outside their own, says Sarpeshkar. "Somebody who works in radio would never think of this, and someb...

Graphene may have advantages over copper for IC interconnects at the nanoscale

...ects could help facilitate continuing increases in integrated circuit performance once features sizes drop to approximately 20 nanometers, which could happen in the next five years, Murali said. At that scale, the increased resistance of copper interconnects could offset performance increases, meaning that...

Regular light bulbs made super-efficient with ultra-fast laser

...g issue of the journal Physical Review Letters . "We've been experimenting with the way ultra-fast lasers change metals, and we wondered what would happen if we trained the laser on a filament," says Chunlei Guo, associate professor of optics at the University of Rochester. "We fired the laser beam right...

Monitoring water through a snake's eyes

...ually." The fiber sensors developed by Prof. Katzir are made of insoluble, non-toxic, and biocompatible materials. "You can eat them and nothing will happen to you," he notes. Prof. Katzir's determination to fight terrorism through science has a personal side as well. His father, world-renowned scientis...

Medicago succesfully expresses VLP antigen for A H1N1 strain

...firm, in a real case-scenario, Medicago's initial development timelines. Medicago requires the genetic sequence of the virus, limiting delays that may happen with traditional systems. The H1 VLP will be purified in preparation for an immunogenicity study in mice. The Company expects results from this study ...

Statement From Michael Hansen, CEO of Elsevier's Health Sciences Division, Regarding Australia Based Sponsored Journal Practices Between 2000 and 2005

...d our business practices as they relate to what defines a journal and the proper use of disclosure language with our employees to ensure this does not happen again. We will continue to partner with all scientists and clinical investigators, including those in the pharmaceutical industry, to help comm...

WebReach, Inc. Becomes Mirth Corporation

...data at their fingertips to support time urgent care decisions," said Jon Teichrow, co-founder and president of Mirth. "Mirth Connect helps make that happen at a cost that's affordable for the smallest community hospitals and clinics as well as the largest regional health information exchanges" added Teich...

Researchers peer into nanowires to measure dopant properties

... the model provides guidance for nanowires made from other elements, as well. "This model uses insight from Lincoln's experiment to show what might happen in other systems," Voorhees says. "If nanowires are going to be used in device applications, this model will provide guidance as to the conditions tha...

New Discoveries on a Fingertip Test for Screening Silent Heart Disease Promising Results of Recent Clinical Studies to be Presented during the 2009 American College of Cardiology Conference, March 29th - April 1st in Orlando

...he disease." Every year, over 1.4 million heart attacks occur in the United States and many more worldwide. About half of these heart attacks happen in healthy-looking individuals who had no previous symptoms of heart disease. Had these individuals been tested by existing, cardiovascular risk facto...

Duke researchers coax bright white light from unexpected source

...ies' bottoms also has major safety advantages over fluorescent bulbs, which happen to contain toxic mercury. "If a fluorescent bulb gets broken in the course ...thing about what makes the white light conversion happen, and what makes it happen so efficiently," Everitt said. The Duke team has already achieved efficienc...

USDA Awards $1.5 Million to Expand Access to High-Quality Critical Care in Rural Communities

... VISICU. "This is a large step in support of our vision to enable 24x7 access to critical care specialists for every patient, regardless of where they happen to live." eICU(R) is a registered trademark of VISICU, a Philips Company. All rights reserved. For additional details and/or patient perspective...

Ultrafast lasers give CU-Boulder researchers a snapshot of electrons in action

...ilable to view the rapidly changing electron cloud that surrounds a molecule as the atoms move around, Murnane said. Changes in the electron cloud can happen on timescales of less than a femtosecond, or one quadrillionth of a second, representing some of the fastest processes in the natural world. In a p...

Lilly Announces Launch of Color Differentiation System for Humalog(R) and Humulin(R) U-100 Insulin Products in the United States

...luding Humalog, Humalog Mix75/25, and Humalog Mix50/50. Low blood sugar can happen suddenly, and symptoms may be different for each person and may change from...issue at the injection site, and allergic reactions. Allergic reactions can happen at the site of injection and over the whole body. Whole body allergic react...

Campus Celebrates Historic Milestone

... involved at the NC Research Campus, but what really energizes and excites me is all the cutting-edge research and life-altering discoveries that will happen within these world-class laboratories and facilities. With education, government, and the private sector working together in partnership, this Researc...

The Plasmodium vivax genome provides new routes and challenges in the global fight against malaria

.... These alternative routes of infection have not been observed in previous research and we now know that the genetic information necessary for this to happen is written in the genome. The scientific community must find the way to make use of these findings to fight the malaria. Although P vivax has rar...

New nanoscale process created by UCSB scientists will help computers run faster and more efficiently

...ecific structures. And they use simulation to define the structures that are needed to prepare. "We design the molecule by understanding what needs to happen during the self-assembly process," said Hawker. "We need one block to be oil-like and one block to be water-like. So that's our first level of sophist...

Stem Cell Transplantation Research at The Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center Aims to Develop 'Designer' Transplants

...obust overlap between the in vitro culture responses and those in the patient, indicating that what was seen in vitro was representative of what would happen in the patients." The researchers went a step further to evaluate whether the theoretical manipulation of a transplant by removing donor T cells tha...

FDA Approves ACIPHEX(R) (rabeprazole sodium) 20 mg for Short-Term Treatment of GERD in Adolescents

...been studied for treatment lasting longer than 12 months (1 year). -- for the treatment of day-time and night-time heartburn and other symptoms that happen with GERD. ACIPHEX 20 mg once daily is now also indicated for adolescents ages 12 and above for the short-term treatment (up to 8 weeks) for heartbu...

Huge Potential in Biosimilars if Generic Providers Overcome Regulatory Hurdles

...ave been selling outside of the U.S. for years, creating a small existing market. As the industry is allowed in the U.S., which Kalorama predicts will happen in a serious way by 2009, it will grow exponentially. Growth will likely occur around a few big biopharmaceuticals at first. Kalorama Information's ...

Strengthening fluids with nanoparticles

...ary collaboration with Rensselaer Materials Science and Engineering Professor Ganapathiraman Ramanath. At first, we were curious to see what would happen if we introduced charged nanostructures such as the ones we synthesize for exploring new cooling strategies in nanodevices to the process of liquid ...

New filter clears up fiber optic communications

.... A future direction is to simplify the design of the add-drop filter by reducing the layers in the photonic crystal - perhaps having all the action happen in one layer. ...

Mission critical for carbon management

...Laboratory. Collaboration among scientists, policy makers and industry must happen at unprecedented levels with science providing the basis for viable solutio...ectively will require a better understanding of the chemical reactions that happen between carbon dioxide and other compounds in the ground. Being able to pre...

New nanostructured thin film shows promise for efficient solar energy conversion

... materials, Zhang said. "We think what's happening is that it's easier for the charge to hop around in the material," he explained. "That can only happen if you have both the quantum dot sensitizing and the nitrogen doping at the same time." The nanocomposite material could be used not only to enhanc...

Triage study challenges notions of emergency medical response to disaster

...tion that overtriage stretches limited medical resources during mass casualty events and ends up costing lives," Dr. Hupert says. "This was thought to happen in a linear fashion: More overtriage, more unnecessary deaths." Overtriage can be valuable, however, because it helps ensure that critically injure...

So Long, Old Friend: The End of the Blockbuster Drug Era? What 2008 Holds for Bringing Drugs to Market

... -- Novartis SVP Global Clinical Development & Medical Affairs Glenn Gormley - Personalized Medicine: How Industry and Government can Make it happen -- Hoffmann La-Roche Inc. CEO George Abercrombie - FDAAA and the New Active Surveillance System: What Does Data Mining Mean for the Pharmaceut...

Specialists in infectious disease and global health convene at Philadelphia meeting

...iversity of Pennsylvania will present findings as to why health risks to the U.S. food supply from West Nile virus are far less severe than what could happen if RVF reached the U.S. and the major economic impact it would have on the agricultural industry. ...

One Year On, ALLERCA Hypoallergenic Cats Bring 'Sneeze Free' Companionship to Allergy and Asthma Sufferers

...ctively involved and is pleased with how the business is growing. "When a little girl tells me this (her hypoallergenic cat) is the best thing ever to happen to her, then I know we really have something unique and special." Based on the current waiting list and ever increasing demand, the company expects s...

New technique producing small things in large quantities

... a higher resolution picture than an LCD. The nanotech fabrication technique that can mass produce an ordered array of carbon nanotubes and make FEDs happen promises to remove some of the largest practical barriers to mass-producing nanotech devices, Economou said. Dubbed nanopantography, the method uses ...

WAVE of the Future?

...eurial businesses. Cox said that WAVE is now and will continue to help develop Wisconsins economy. Our Center is a real key part in whats going to happen in the state of Wisconsin in terms of economic development because entrepreneurship is key to economic development and we are working with the people ...

Better living through software
Carlos de la Huerga turns burning ideas into burgeoning technology

... [the process] really well if you have to do all this stuff manually, he said. Its for people serious about intellectual property and patents who just happen to be on their own. We said, Hey, lets make your patents that much better and relieve you of some of the pain. ...

TDS Suffers 29-State System Outage

...i said. "Though were not yet sure what our response will be, something will happen to make sure this doesnt happen again and that our systems are 100 percent redundant." TDS has also bee...

Wired to the Max: Network 222

...r hopes will act together to attract a critical mass of like-minded people to the district. Theres a lot of business networking opportunities that happen downtown, and its a good place to be to start a business, Kunkler said. We have our own selfish motives: What were trying to do is kind of stimulate a...

The Milkweed Effect: Disseminating Technology to New Regions

...a revival of many communities throughout the U.S. and abroad. And at that point, the information age will clearly be upon us. Why is this going to happen and why now? First, the technology reasons: Broadband access to the Internet has spread extremely quickly and there is no reason to believe...

The Changing Face of Work (and Play)

...day (we all know it's a fallacy anyway). Work will happen when it needs to happen -- early morning, 9 to 5, late evening, weekends, ...n economy. Personal play and responsibilities will happen when they need to happen, too. Take the kids to sc...

Advanced Life Sciences to Hit the Road For $30 Million in Funding

... or a better talent pool. Yes, Chicago is slower to develop in terms of an overall biotech cluster because of the entrepreneurial culture, but it will happen and money will flow here. Flavins ultimate goal for Advanced Life Sciences is to produce drugs or a drug to sell to Merck and the nations othe...

Entrepreneurs Dont RequireVenture capital, high-tech or government programs

...s of start-up and early stage ventures take root and bloom -- does NOT require venture capital, high technologies, and new government programs. It can happen anywhere if three ingredients are brought together, a national expert on entrepreneurial development told an audience here last week. Dr. Erik R. P...

Detecting Your Companys Early Trouble Signs

...gs, Tellabs reported a gain of 1 cent per share. In the second quarter, the company reported a loss of 35 cents per share. More of this is likely to happen in the current economic climate. Vital statistics can change drastically month to month. So how can you detect early signs of trouble at your busi...

E-Commerce 3.0: Can we get it right the third time around?

... works online and what doesnt. I say, Explain this. Here are expensive items that you dont touch, you dont see live. Its proof that anything can still happen online if you execute correctly. Tedeschi said the most successful companies in e-commerce are good at business fundamentals. Theyve concentrated o...
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