Medicago's H1N1 pandemic vaccine candidate shows positive response in 100% of vaccinated animals after a single dose
QUEBEC CITY, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Medicago Inc. (TSX-V: MDG) a biotechnology company focused on developing highly effective and affordable vaccines based on proprietary manufacturing technologies and Virus-Like Particles (VLPs), today announced that it has achieved additional positive ...
1 nano-step closer to weighing a single atom
By studying gold nanoparticles with highly uniform sizes and shapes, scientists now understand how they lose energy, a key step towards producing nanoscale detectors for weighing any single
Such ultrasensitive measurements could ultimately be used in areas such as medical research and dia...
Surgeon Performs First Single Incision Peri-Umbilical Laparoscopic Surgery in the State of Missouri
ST. LOUIS, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Van Wagner, MD, bariatric surgeon, recently performed the first outpatient single-site laparoscopic gastric banding surgery in the state of Missouri at Ballas Outpatient Surgery Center, an affiliate of Surgical Care Affiliates.
Yongye Biotechnology Distributor has Record Breaking Single Store Sales Day
BEIJING, May 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Yongye Biotechnology International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: YGYB; "Yongye" or the "Company"), a leading distributor of plant and animal nutrient products located in the People's Republic of China, today announced that one of the independently owned Yongye bran...
Neogen Develops Quickest Single Test for Beta-Lactams and Tetracyclines in Milk
LANSING, Mich., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neogen Corporation (Nasdaq: NEOG ) has expanded its line of products developed for the worldwide dairy industry to include the quickest single
test available to simultaneously detect beta-lactam and tetracycline antibiotic residues in milk.
STAAR Surgical Releases Afinity(TM) Collamer(R) Aspheric Single Piece NTIOL
New Aspheric NTIOL Implanted through the Smallest Micro-Incision using nanoPOINT(TM)
Pricing of Toric IOL Product Line Lowered to Assist Ophthalmic Practices
MONROVIA, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA ) a leading developer, manufacturer an...
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Single Institutional Investor Purchases $15 Million of Preferred Stock
Company Further Simplifies Its Capital Structure By Completing the Elimination of All Previously Outstanding Preferred Stock
SEATTLE, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that it has agreed to sell up to $20 million of Series 1 Pref...
Researchers develop new way to see single RNA molecules inside living cells
Biomedical engineers have developed a new type of probe that allows them to visualize single
ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecules within live cells more easily than existing methods. The tool will help scientists learn more about how RNA operates within living cells.
Techniques scientists currently...
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Single Institutional Investor Purchases $32.65 Million of Senior Convertible Notes
SEATTLE, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. ("CTI"
or the "Company") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that a single
institutional investor shall purchase, for $32.65 million, newly issued 10%
Convertible Senior Notes due 2011 (the "Notes"), with a conversion price of
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Single Institutional Investor Purchases $24.7 Million of Senior Convertible Notes
SEATTLE, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
("CTI" or the "Company") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that a
single institutional investor shall purchase, for $24.7 million, newly
issued 9.66% Convertible Senior Notes due 2011, with a conversion price of
$0.38 per ...
Humanitarian Offers $75 Million for Single Dose Sterilization of Cats and Dogs
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Humanitarian, Dr. Gary Michelson
is "making an unprecedented investment on behalf of companion animals,"
says Aimee Gilbreath, Executive Director of Found Animals Foundation (Found
Animals) http://www.foundanimals.org, Michelson's privately funded 501(c)3...
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Single Institutional Investor Purchases $14.2 Million of Senior Convertible Notes
SEATTLE, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
("CTI" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CTICD and MTA: CTIC) today announced that
institutional investor shall purchase, for $14.2 million, newly
issued 15.5% Convertible Senior Notes due 2012, with a conversion price of
State's First Single Incision Robotic Kidney Removal Performed at Henry Ford Hospital
DETROIT, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in Michigan, a
diseased kidney has been surgically removed at using highly sophisticated
3D robotics through a single
"We made several improvements in the technique that could allow us to
perform this type of procedure routinely,"...
New Dual Wavelength X-ray Diffractometer From Oxford Diffraction, Now a Part of Varian, Inc., Allows Increased Throughput for Challenging Single Crystal Analyses
PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian, Inc.
(NasdaqGS: VARI) introduced its new dual wavelength X-ray diffractometer
for the analysis of small molecules and proteins. The SuperNova(TM) is the
first dual wavelength diffraction system to use entirely high intensity
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Single Institutional Investor to Purchase $44.5 Million of Units Consisting of Senior Convertible Notes and Warrants
Investor Also Agrees to Increase Original Warrant Amount by an Additional $44.5 million
SEATTLE, July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
(Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that a single
has agreed to purchase, for $44.5 mi...
A single VSOP can do a 'proton' magic!
International research group led by Yasushi Okamura, a professor in Japanese National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki, and Peter Larsson, a professor in Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon, US, found that a single
protein of VSOP, Voltage Sensor Only Protein/ Hv1, can carry pr...
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Issuance of 2011 Convertible Senior Notes and Common Stock Warrants to a Single Institutional Investor
SEATTLE, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
(Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) today announced that a single
has agreed to purchase, for $23 million, newly issued 15% Convertible
Senior Notes due 2011, with an initial conversion price of $0.79 per share,
Pacific Biosciences Acquires Single Molecule Sequencing Technology from LI-COR Biosciences
MENLO PARK, Calif. and LINCOLN, Neb., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific
Biosciences announced today that it has acquired "sequencing by
incorporation" technology from LI-COR Biosciences of Lincoln Nebraska.
Sequencing by incorporation generally identifies nucleotides in a DNA
sequence based upon ...
SurgiQuest Announces First Single Port Procedure for Ovary Removal Using AirSeal(TM) Access System
ORANGE, Conn., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- SurgiQuest, Inc. today announced
the first single
port laparoscopic removal of an ovary using the
AirSeal(TM) access system.
Drs. Anthony Discuillo and Christopher Awtry performed the procedure at
Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, MA. The AirSeal System...
Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Sells $64.5 million Units Consisting of Preferred Stock, New 2014 Convertible Senior Notes and Warrants to a Single Institutional Investor
Transaction also provides the Company and investor an option to sell or purchase additional $67.5 million in securities
SEATTLE, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
("CTI" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CTIC ; MTA) today announced that it has
entered into agreeme...
Olympus FluoroPoint(TM) System Provides High-Sensitivity Single Molecule and Protein Interaction Analysis for Screening and Research
CENTER VALLEY, Pa., April 4, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists in fields
as diverse as pharmaceutical research, food science and biology will
benefit from the Olympus FluoroPoint(TM) single
detection system for molecular interaction analysis. Already in use in
scores of lab...
A Smoking Gene: deCODE Shows How a Single Variant in the Sequence of the Genome Confers Nicotine Dependence and Risk of Lung Cancer and Other Disease
Findings will be applied to diagnostic efforts and will be integrated into the deCODEme(TM) service
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, April 2, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cigarette
smoking is a major public health problem that contributes to millions of
deaths around the world each ...
Nikon Instruments' New NIS-Elements C Delivers Comprehensive Confocal and Widefield Imaging Capabilities in Single Unifying Software Platform
NIS-Elements C Platform Provides System Flexibility & Efficiency
MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nikon Instruments, Inc.
(http://www.nikoninstruments.com ) today announced the launch of NIS-Elements C,
which delivers the highest level of comprehensive confocal and widefield
Tiny avalanche photodiode detects single UV photons
In a significant breakthrough, researchers at Northwestern Universitys Center for Quantum Devices (CQD) have demonstrated visible-blind avalanche photodiodes (APDs) capable of detecting single
photons in the ultraviolet region (360-200 nm).
Previously, photomultiplier tubes (PMTs) were the only...
Nanotechnology innovation may revolutionize gene detection in a single cell
Scientists at Arizona State Universitys Biodesign Institute have developed the worlds first gene detection platform made up entirely from self-assembled DNA nanostructures. The results, appearing in the January 11 issue of the journal Science, could have broad implications for gene chip technology...
World's smallest radio uses single nanotube to pick up good vibrations
Berkeley -- Physicists at the University of California, Berkeley, have built the smallest radio yet - a single
carbon nanotube one ten-thousandth the diameter of a human hair that requires only a battery and earphones to tune in to your favorite station.
The scientists successfully received the...
Quantum device traps, detects and manipulates the spin of single electrons
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- A novel device, developed by a team led by University at Buffalo engineers, simply and conveniently traps, detects and manipulates the single
spin of an electron, overcoming some major obstacles that have prevented progress toward spintronics and spin-based quantum computing.
Genmab Amends Ofatumumab Pivotal Study in NHL to Single Arm Study
Summary: Genmab has Amended the Design of the Ofatumumab Pivotal Study in
Rituximab Refractory Follicular Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and Reduced the Number of Patients to Approximately 81
COPENHAGEN, September 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genmab A/S (OMX:
GEN) announced today it ...
BioNanomatrix Announces Issuance of Key Nanofluidics Patent Enabling Single Molecule Whole Genome Analysis
-Covers Integration of Nanofluidic Channels into Sample Analysis Systems-
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- BioNanomatrix, Inc., a company
developing breakthrough nanoscale whole genome imaging and analytic
platforms for clinical genetics, cancer diagnostics and biomedical
research, today ...
Novare Announces First Ever Single Port Laparoscopic Kidney Removal (Nephrectomy) Using RealHand(TM) HD Instruments
Urology Third Specialty to Benefit From Hidden Scar Surgical Technique Performed Through the Belly Button
CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Novare Surgical Systems
announced today the successful completion of what are believed to be the
first ever laparoscopic nephr...
Transistors made from single electrons
Using a vibrating arm less than one-millionth of an inch long and one-thousand times thinner than a human hair, a new transistor toggles on and off through the movement of a single
The infinitesimal size and low power requirements of this single
electron transistor (SET), created by UW...
Fiserv plans single entry point for loan processing online
Brookfield, Wis. The information management firm Fiserv announced on Tuesday its plans to create a single
point of contact for the delivery of services to Fiserv partners. Currently in development, the Electronic Partner Connection is expected for the first quarter of 2005.
By creating a sin...
Transient Gene Expression Following Single and Double Exponential Decay Electroporation Pulses
James R. Wong, Ph.D. and Wei-Yu Lin, Bio-Rad Laboratories
A double pulse format for electroporation of mammalian tissue culture
cells gave lower transient expression than a single
PFGE Analysis of Chromosomal DNA From a Single Hair Root
Contributed by Jacqueline Boultwood, Gail M. Abrahamson, and J.
S. Wainscoat, Leukemia Research Fund, Molecular and Cytogenetic
Haematology Unit, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford
OX3 9DU, United Kingdom
RNA, DNA, and Protein from a Single Sample
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SPRINTPREP SINGLE STEP PLASMID PURIFICATION
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Unlike most traditional plasmid purification chemistries, SprintPrep isolates
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Genotyping Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms with Molecular Beacons
Stratagenes custom molecular beacon synthesis assists in detecting SNPs
quickly and easily
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado
We used Stratagenes custom molecular beacons ff,
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...that allow for the observation and manipulation of single
molecules. A prime example is the recent first eve... direct observations in real-time of the growth of single
nanocrystals in solution, which revealed that much...
The Science paper was titled: "Observation of single
Colloidal Platinum Nanocrystal Growth Trajectories...
GenVec Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... for malaria vaccine development.
GenVec strengthened its cash position by raising $6.0 million from a single
institutional investor. Proceeds of this transaction, net of offering costs, totaled $5.5 million.
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