Celebrities to Gather to Support the Ninth Annual Starkey Hearing Foundation 'So the World May Hear' Awards Gala
... your Gala seat, call 866-354-3254. This year's event sponsor is Federated Insurance. Additional sponsors include Advanced Bionics, Carlson Companies, fed
Ex, Minnesota Timberwolves, ON Semiconductors, Rayovak / Spectrum, Sound Choice / Care Credit, and Tiffany & Co.
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Ganeden Biotech Introduces GanPro(TM) Direct-Fed Microbial for Livestock
... Leader in consumer probiotics expands into livestock industry with Direct fed
MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Ganeden Biotech, Inc., the largest seller of over-the-counter probiotics in t...
Mexico Premiere for Money-Saving Pharma Leak Testing Equipment
...ion. It is suitable for all formats of push-through blister packs and also child resistant and peelable blister packs. Blister packs are automatically fed
from the magazine into a cutting machine. A cut is made in the lidding material of the blister pack, around the base of the blister pocket. The tablet...
Brain research shows past experience is invaluable for complex decision making
...ropose that learned information about categories is actually retained in brain circuits in the posterior areas of the brain. From there we think it is fed
through to circuits in frontal areas that translate this information into flexible decisions and appropriate actions depending on the requirements and...
Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Manufacturer Boosts European Distribution
... 40 packs per minute. Packs are manually placed on the machine but then are fed
through automatically. Set-up takes about 3 minutes. Press-Out Universal is...child resistant and peelable blister packs. Blister packs are automatically fed
from the magazine into a cutting machine. A cut is made in the lidding mate...
Spherix Announces 2008 Financial Results
...sugar) to D-tagatose (Naturlose) in mice genetically engineered with a predisposition to high cholesterol. The results of this study showed that mice fed
sucrose became obese, hyperglycemic; and hyperlipidemic; and atherosclerosis was increased in these mice as well. Equivalent substitution of D-tagato...
New Trade Association Formed for North America Camelina Industry
...ontana Department of Agriculture, was a research study to determine the level of camelina meal, the byproduct of camelina oil extraction, which can be fed
to poultry. This study was submitted to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration for review. On February 6, the FDA issued a letter allowing the use ...
Frost & Sullivan Forecasts Early Rebound: Strong Growth Ahead for Global Economy
... in the black, with January sales posting
an increase of 1% from the previous month.
-- High GDP rates in emerging markets
-- Near-zero fed
rates and high dividends in emerging economy stocks
Frost & Sullivan believes that businesses and consumers alike are allowing
fear to ad...
Research Published in Nature Medicine Shows Disruption of Chemokine Interactions Inhibits Atherosclerosis in Mice
...ent of monocytes to endothelial cells. Finally, the scientists demonstrated that mice that are genetically predisposed to develop atherosclerosis when fed
a high fat diet did not develop chronic arterial inflammation when injected with the mouse version of the CKEY2 peptide.
"With the efficacy of t...
ANA598 Receives Fast Track Designation From the FDA for the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Infection
... The pharmacokinetic profile demonstrated sustained plasma levels of ANA598 with a half-life of 24 to 30 hours in the fasted state and 22 hours in the fed
state, consistent with the potential for once-daily or twice-daily oral dosing.
Preclinical evaluation of ANA598 was completed in the first...
Can Algae Biofuels Satisfy the World's Growing Biofuel Needs? Upcoming Webinar Shares the Latest Commercialization Strategies and Challenges
...itrogen and carbon dioxide from waste water and Industrial Emissions? Does Algae cultivation require a substantial amount of land? Can Algae be fed
with water from salt aquifers or the sea/ocean?
"During the webinar", said Dr. Edwards, "I plan to touch on the Facts on biofuel pr...
Spring Point Project Welcomes Second Generation 'Medical-Grade' Piglets
...ng 'clean' pigs for transplantation
Inside the DRWF Islet Resource Facility, a highly skilled team actively
cares for the pigs, which are fed
special food and given disinfected water
to drink and filtered air to breathe. Currently the facility houses
approximately 100 pigs.
"There are very...
Anacor Pharmaceuticals Appoints Dr. Kurt Jarnagin Vice President of Biological Research
...oted expert in the field of small molecule drugs involved in
inflammation and his expertise will enrich our team as we continue to
expand our pipeline fed
by our boron chemistry platform."
Previously, Dr. Jarnagin was with Iconix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., serving
as Vice President of Biology and Chemogeno...
DNA Heritage Success in Patent Battle Helps Keep Genealogy DNA Test Prices Low
... and one was additionally lacking novelty.
Results from DNA Heritage's testing using at-home cheek swabs and their
accredited laboratory can both be fed
into an in-house and public-access
Ybase database. These have become invaluable tools for those researching
their direct male lineage and surname.
South African Farmers Increase Plantings of Genetically Modified Crops
...ues Sithole. "Now, using the Bt maize, I'm getting more yield and spending less money compared to conventional maize.
"My family is well fed
now, and we live at a higher standard because of Bt maize," continues Sithole, husband, father of seven and grandfather of seven. "My child...
Breakthrough Slashes $7 Corn Over Half for Cattle Feeders
...ear through a 1½ inch to 2 inch screen. Next apply the Sila-Max Earlage Formula and pack the earlage on a concrete pad. The earlage can then be fed
in 48 to 72 hours and will feed out 90% like dry grain. Schneider points out that only Sila-Max Earlage Formula works with moisture in the 70% range, ...
Martek Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
-- A study published in the journal Pediatrics (June 2008) evaluated the effect of enriching human milk with DHA and ARA to be fed
to premature infants. In this randomized, double-blind, placebo- controlled study, 141 premature infants received either an added ...
China Kangtai Cactus Biotech Announces Improved Milk Production in Cows From Company's Cactus Cattle Feed
...d conditions. The study selected 100 milk
cows between the age of 2.5 to 3 years, and divided them into two groups.
The cows in the control group were fed
with the normal feed which was made
by the ranch. The cows in the experimental group received the same feed,
but also added 1kg cactus cattle feed to ...
Agent in red wine found to keep hearts young
...e body changes as genes are switched on and off.
In the new study - which compared the genetic crosstalk of animals on a restricted diet with those fed
small doses of resveratrol - the similarities were remarkable, explains lead author Jamie Barger of Madison-based LifeGen Technologies. In the heart, ...
Kaiser Permanente Study Finds Diabetes Doubling Before Motherhood
Permanente's electronic health record, and other resources provide
population data for research, and in turn, research findings are fed
KP HealthConnect(TM) to arm physicians with up-to-the-minute research and
clinical data. Kaiser Permanente's research program works with national...
Biological electron transfer captured in real time
...thesis of ATP by very special molecular machinery.
The first enzyme complex of the respiratory chain is called Complex I. High-energy electrons are fed
into this complex in the form of a reduced coenzyme, NADH (nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide), which is oxidised to NAD+ having donated its two electr...
Montana State University lab gives early warnings about biological invaders
...nt or consultant detects a suspicious pest in a field, that information no longer stays isolated in that county or even in the state. The detection is fed
into a national computer database, which allows experts to learn many things about the invader and often to forecast where it might move next. The dat...
FDA Grants Resverlogix Approval to Commence a Phase 1 Clinical Trial for RVX-208
...he Phase I clinical trial is taking place at a leading US contract
research organization. The trial consist of three arms, an ascending single
dose, a fed
and fasted dose effect study, and a 7-day ascending multiple
dose that will enroll a total of 70-80 healthy volunteers. The primary
objective of the t...
JCI table of contents: Dec. 3, 2007
...tissue of the recipient mice was analyzed for the presence or absence of marked cells 2 months later. No marked adipocytes were detected, even in mice fed
a high-fat diet and in mice treated with rosiglitazone. Although marked cells that looked similar to adipocytes were observed in the fat tissues, furt...
Signalife Presence at XIII World Congress on Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
...rdiac signals procured from
intracardiac catheter products. An intracardiac catheter is a flexible tube
that is inserted through a vein in the leg and fed
into the heart. The
catheter is equipped with electrodes which allows the signal to be recorded
within the heart, and the catheter data is transmitted...
Breakthrough research identifies how cells from pigs may cure diabetes
...ng high health pigs in compliance with governmental regulations a charge that requires the pigs to be housed in an ultra clean biosecure environment, fed
special food and given only purified water to drink and filtered air to breathe.
Continuing to populate our Islet Resource Facility brings us clos...
Islands in the Clickstream: Digital Religion
... the ThiemeWorks Web site , is a new interactive forum for exploring possibilities for virtual communities.
As the strands of many oral traditions fed
into the religions we can name, the strands of our current religious traditions are flowing into the fractal landscape of emergent religious experienc...
Let's kill the term "IT"
... negative press and big-time general technology slowdown has wrapped the term IT into a morbid thing and created a feeling of overall rejection. HR is fed
up with millions of fancy resumes from very bright people, clinging to the IT mantra. Shareholders, VCs, bankers and media all are giving IT a shut-ou...
Winning and losing in the brain gain game
...king or continuing school in Minnesota. For two-year colleges, 85 percent stayed in state; for four-year state universities, it was 76 percent.
noted that the University of Minnesota tracked the migration of 190,000 graduates (at all degree levels) from the classes of 1981 to 2002. It found t...
Hacking tools are simple and widely available, security experts say
...omputer must be tricked into doing something its creators never intended.
The technique Adams used is called a buffer overflow. Some programs, when fed
more data than they can handle, simply break down instead of cutting the connection or ignoring further input.
When that happens, they can allow at...
Firefox - A faster, better web browser
... Mozilla Firefox is the Web browser you have been waiting for as an alternative to Microsofts Internet Explorer. If you are fed
up with security warnings, virus threats and endless security patches from Microsoft, then switch to Firefox now. Its loads pages faster, has a clean...
Hartford firm brings video to the dashboard
...ly tangled wiring that is present in most vehicles, using a smaller series of twisted wires to feed directly from the video screen. These wires can be fed
to other parts of the vehicle, providing data from areas such as cameras installed around the camera and the back of an ambulance.
It's a multiplex...
Is America prepared to win the global skills race?
...ills problem that now exists within the American workforce. Here's what the fed
chief said about it during his semi-annual report to Congress on February 1...orts to ensure price stability (i.e., fight inflation).
No worries - the fed
has fiscal policy covered. But who should be responsible for fixing the ski...
IT is critical for economic growth, says UW business dean
...ns identifying a champion at the top of the corporation who can sell a vision to his or her people. "Vision has to come from the top, but it has to be fed
from the bottom," Fessenbecker said. "[You need to] get a visionary at the top, a champion, to say to everyone, 'OK, you want to accomplish this, you ...
How to tackle the divide between techies and non-techies at work
...its power and the obligations associated therewith. Chief among these obligations is the willingness to read the manual. People who expect to be spoon fed
their technology (those who cant find the time to read 150 pages of online help before using the application) dont deserve to possess the power that t...
Midwest states in top 10 small-tech hotspots
... No. 7 in 2004 and has an impressive research community.
Virginia: Active in military work.
Florida: Seems that a lot of federal dollars are fed
into local research and innovation.
Wisconsin: While Madison is the driving horse, can Madison do it alone?
So whats driving our Midwest state...
Nanotechnology minimizes UW's beloved mascot
...y of Wisconsin NanoBucky was created using a special plasma reactor, where a mix of acetylene and ammonia gas is combined with electrical current and fed
onto a nickel catalyst. The chemical reaction encourages a growth of carbon on selected areas of the nickel, which have been picked out using a proces...
RFID can be a matter of life and death in the medical world
Not just tracking patients
Sometimes, hospitals can even get additional use out of the technology. In Columbia St. Mary's, a doctor who got fed
up with other doctors walking away with her stethoscopes decided to build on the existing security systems. Attaching tags used in monitoring infants ...
Why companies don't get invited to the DEMO conference
...lding products for themselves and they will likely be their own best customers.
The product is only a slightly better mouse trap. A developer gets fed
up with a particular well-adopted application and decides to write a better one. Unfortunately, the better one rarely provides significant incentive f...
Professor's anti-aging study draws national attention
... a diet low in calories has really extended the rhesus monkey's lives, because they live so long normally.
What Weindruch has found is that monkeys fed
30 percent fewer calories but just as manhy other essential nutrients have not developed diabetes, and fewer so far have died from age-related disea...