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Metametrix Introduces the New TRIAD(SM) Bloodspot Profile

...hat resist testing if a blood draw is required? Are you constantly looking for ways to make testing more convenient for your patients? If you answered yes to any of these questions, the TRIAD Bloodspot profile is perfect for your practice. Metametrix Clinical Laboratory, a leader in nutritional and...

Don't Wait - Do It Now!(TM) Become an Organ and Tissue Donor

... to register to be an organ, tissue and eye donor can do so online at http://doitnowohio.org , by filling out a donor registration form, or by saying yes to donation when visiting their local bureau of motor vehicles (BMV). About Donate Life Ohio Donate Life Ohio is a coalition of the st...

Killer pulses help characterize special surfaces

... small number of hot molecules or a large number of cold ones. Dlott, Fang and Seong have answered that important scientific question; not just with a yes or no, but with a full determination of exactly how many molecules there are in each level of hot or cold. "Now, when evaluating a new surface-enhanc...

Advanced Analytical Unveils New Instrument for Rapid Microbial Identification at BIO 2008

... Dr Gary Procop, Director, Molecular Microbiology, Mycology, and Parasitology of the Cleveland Clinic, states, "Soon doctors will no longer just ask yes or no questions about what might be causing an infection but will have unequivocal results. The beauty of this method is that a sequence-based, specie...

960-Patient Study Demonstrates Zero Blood Stream Infection In Patients Treated With Angiotech's Novel 5-FU Central Venous Catheter

... Endpoint met? ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Catheter colonization 2.9% 5.3% yes ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Catheter-related blood stream infections 0% ...

CardioDynamics Provides 2007 Shareholder Meeting Update

...s' Chief Executive Officer, stated, "In addition to the votes already received, I have spoken with a number of large shareholders who have indicated a yes vote, including Dr. Herbert Wertheim, who owns approximately 9% of the company's outstanding shares. I am confident we will get the required votes, bu...

What's Next for Venture Capital?

...ing twist, and a statistic that may suggest the venture overhang wont change much in the months ahead: 72 percent of responding entrepreneurs answered yes when asked if they would prefer to finance their companies without institutional venture capital investment. This number throws itself open to a var...

Berbees success is based on companys history and culture

...tically changed, Shain said. Weve added data centers to our capabilities and most importantly most of our customers are still with us and would answer yes to the question Do we provide good advice? In terms of geographic expansion, Berbee now has eight offices around the Midwest. The company has grown...

WTN interview: Dr. Jeffrey Grossman, CEO UW Medical Foundation

...e. WTN: Is it about getting the right knowledge, in the right context, to the right people, at the right time when making decisions. Grossman: yes it is really that sort of gap! One counter-intuitive way at looking at this is describing the need to for technology to make medicine human again. ...

'Don't work here' job interviews set new Midwest technology trend

...ere?" If you feel you're being warned away from a job and you subsequently get a job offer, does it ever make sense to take the job anyway? I'd say yes in any of these cases: Your read of the interviewer is that while the culture may be challenging, the issues she's talking about or the stress she'...

WisconsinEye gets peripheral vision: Coverage will extend to Wisconsins emerging economy

...ngs, Assembly floor debates and other government meetings? Jeff Roberts, the determined founder of WisconsinEye, continues to believe the answer is yes -- with a twist. Along with supporters that include seven former governors, Roberts is convinced that public life in Wisconsin as well as the poli...

Winning and losing in the brain gain game

...nsin natives who were raised to believe little good ever comes out of Minnesota, the evidence suggests the answer is yes. In fact, its a resounding yes considering the strong corps of college graduates in Minnesotas workforce. Wisconsin and Minnesota are similar states in culture, weather and popul...

Lost in translation: corporate branding

...ge to develop them as clear global corporate name identities. Focus groups and randomly pooled exotic name lists is not the way. No Mai Mai Nay is yes to Greeks. The American yeah means no to the Japanese. To the British, long distance is a trunk, sister a nurse and elevator a lift. A simple laugh h...

You might work in a Midwest technology environment if...

...gauge their own workplaces against our scale. Count your total number of yes answers on the quiz below. No cheating! In your entire local workgroup, ...katorium (the world bows down before us) How did you do? If you answered yes to every question on the list, we want to hear from you as you may win the ...

Low tech is good for local politics

...riting a blog on the matter. So I began writing my No On Q blog a week ago. I have posted regularly, sometimes several times a day. I respond to the yes campaigns letters before most folks even have read their mail. I got the No on Q Campaign to link to my blog from the campaigns Web site, and I found ...

Wisconsin chooses likely vendors for BadgerNet 2

... put out was fairly airtight, he said. They explained exactly what they wanted. If you wanted to participate in the process you essentially had to say yes to it. ----- Jason Stitt is WTN's associate editor and can be reached at jason@wistechnology.com ....

California stem cell initiative should wake up Washington and Madison

...on 71, which authorized the state to sell up to $3 billion in bonds to pay for human embryonic stem cell research. Six in 10 California voters said yes to a ballot initiative that gives constitutional protection to stem cell research and which creates the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine...

One reader asked for more, and got it

...f them to take what turned out to be a fabulous job. LR: Were you afraid to ask for the extra salary because of their possible reaction? DO: yes and no. The optimist in me discounted the possibility of rejection because I wasn't asking for a lot more money and everyone I met during the intervie...

Corporate Americas hidden deficit

... your company? Are your workers able to have both a successful career with your organization and a real life outside of work? If you answered yes to many of these questions, youve accumulated a deep well of emotional capital among your employees. Nurture it and use it wisely. If you answered mos...

The IT drug Just say no?

...atures and functions than financial and customer impact? If you answered yes to any of these questions you may have an IT drug problem. On the busin...ally necessary? That you could stop anytime you want to? If you answered yes to any of these questions you may have an IT drug problem. And guess what? ...

Wisconsins tax system must adapt to meet changing technology needs

...uestion: Is that burden fairly distributed among the rich, the middle class and the poor? The conclusion, announced last week, was a mildly convincing yes &mndash; but that wont be the end of Wisconsins never-ending debate over tax policy. The next question to be asked by Gov. Jim Doyle, the Legislatu...

Whats your attitude about talent?

...r organization? Has your company ever fired a high performing executive because they burned through the people who worked for them? If you answered yes to either of these questions, you work for a company with an attitude about talent. Performance alone doesnt cut it. Having loads of skills and oodles...

Hiring in the name of talent

... for being filled with soft and fuzzy types. So what kind of credibility do you think you would have running this function if your name was Gary WIMP? yes that's the real name of a VP of human resources, for a computer software company. On the opposite end of the spectrum, a global telecommunications man...

Is your brand worth billions?

... Is your brand valuation worth a billion dollars today? Maybe yes or maybe no, but it surely is worth something pretty big. At the end of the day, all the work you have put in pushing your name identity and your rang...

Are businesses getting what they need from IT?

... most of the work. Still, when asked whether the IT industry stepped up to meet its needs on this project, Christensen said it was a combination of yes and no. "It's getting a lot better," he added. "Certainly, it's a lot better than it was 20 years ago." Desk side manner Thomas Kilroy, vice p...

Researcher wants to commercialize adult stem cell discovery

... It's not that that Sieber-Blum is presumptuous; it's that she sees so many capabilities and applications for her discovery. She offered a simple yes when asked if she would like to transfer her discovery into a business, and thanks to the MCW Research Foundation, she already knows the approximate s...

What patients want: A story of choice, clinical trials & evidence-based medicine

...hat doesn't work. There's one problem though. This clinical trial - the largest and most comprehensive of its kind - could not provide a definitive yes or no answer. Instead, the basic conclusion was that discectomy relieved the back pain more quickly but that most people eventually improved in equal ...

A Midwest passage to India, Part II

...nt labs. The Secretary for Biotechnology in the Ministry of Science & Technology. The Bombay Stock Exchange . The State Bank of India and yes Bank (the latter an investment bank involved in the Pharma and biotech sector). The Secretary of Industries, Energy, and Labour, for the State of ...

Visions: Preizler offers insurer's perspective on healthcare IT

...des all that nice stuff, does it lower your costs? Number one, the answer is yes. And number two, does it have an impact on premium, and the answer is yes it does. And while the trend of premiums go up, it always goes up as an industry, it's going up at a slower trend than it would have otherwise. Bl...

Reforming FDA: Focus on safety, let market judge efficacy

...an organization founded by Mike Milken and funded by the Gates Foundation and the Sumner Redstone Foundation , gave a rather unimaginative answer - yes if they work, NO if they don't! In terms of bringing more drugs to market, we should realize that the true rate-limiting step is more likely to be...

Mastercycler Gradient Quick Programming Guide

... ramp rates, gradient feature). Use to save. key to choose letter , +/- to reverse, and to select yes or NO DELETE A. Position cursor to desired program for dele...

Eppendorf Mastercycler ABI Big Dye Sequencing Protocol

... From MAIN MENU go to FILES/ EDIT/ STANDARD rewrite accordingly then EXIT/ yes (use SEL to choose)/ ENTER/ change name to BIGDYE/ ENTER ...

Production of Full-Length, Biologically Active MEK1WT and MEK1CA

...n SP-Q01 (leu1-32h - ). The cells were first grown in thiamine-containing yes medium and then in EMM medium, which does not contain thiamine, to induce... pombe host strain SP-QO1 was transformed with pESP-MEK1 CA and grown in yes media at 30C to mid-log phase (when OD 600 reached 0.5). In order to dep...

New Yeast Cloning System for Producing Proteins with Native Amino Acid Sequences

...s plus S. pombe competent cells (strain SP-Q01), yes media for vegetative growth, Edinburgh minimal m...the expression strain was inoculated into 10 ml of yes media and incubated at 30C overnight. T... was used to inoculate another 10 ml of yes media and was incubated at 30C until the culture ...

A New C-Terminal GST Vector for Protein Production in S. pombe

...or protein induction, the expression strain (SP-Q01 transformed with the pESP-3 vector containing the calmodulin gene) was inoculated into 5 ml of yes media and incubated at 30C overnight. A portion of the overnight culture was used to inoculate 10 ml of YES media (OD 600 =0.1). Four to five hour...
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