Novo Nordisk Convenes Policy and Clinical Experts at Diabetes Media Summit
...ausner, CEO of the American Diabetes Association (ADA), was that the cost of the disease to our nation, at $218 billion annually, is startling and the lag
in patient motivation to take action to offset the disease is distressing. Without intervention at both a national and patient level, our nation runs...
DuPont Leader: Agriculture is Up to Global Productivity Challenge
...ncrease average corn yields 40 percent in the last 20 years - reaching 154 bushels per acre in 2008. However, maize yields in many parts of the world lag
far behind the United States. In China and Brazil, the world's second and third largest maize markets, average maize yields are 50 percent and 38 per...
Capture of nanomagnetic 'fingerprints' a boost for next-generation information storage media
... how to encode information with these nanomagnets."
The technique will be applicable to a wide variety of physical systems that exhibit the kind of lag
in response time (or hysteresis) as magnets, including ferroelectric, elastic and superconducting materials, Liu explained. "It's a powerful tool for ...
Nanoengineered barrier invented to protect plastic electronics from water degradation
...millionth of a gram per square meter per day, which surpasses the requirements for flexible organic device substrates.
The barrier film also has a lag
time of more than 2300 hours at 60C and 90% RH (i.e. the time required for moisture to pass through the barrier film under those conditions).
Manhattan Research Ranks the Top Pharmaceutical Branded Websites by Rx Request Rates
... While Chantix and Cialis Lead, Many Heavily Advertised Brands lag
NEW YORK, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Manhattan Research, a leader in
syndicated research and marketing services for the health and
Where have all the Midwest VCs gone?
...he Midwest. Some could argue that Wisconsin has a big jump on Illinois in terms of defining biotech as a new jobs creation industry. Illinois seems to lag
Though politicians seem to think Illinois is a great place to encourage new endeavors, I think they are long on talk and short on action. ...
Broadband Deployment & Adoption in Wisconsin
...plans as well as telephones and features.
In the absence of a coherent federal broadband policy it is imperative for states like Wisconsin, which lag
behind the rest of the nation in broadband deployment and adoption, to step up and create regulatory certainty within its borders.
We must foster ...
The Good, Bad, Ugly of Midwest Biotech in 2003
...asdaq and Amex Biotech indices, which grew 45 percent last year and actually ticked up even more in the last trading days of the year. Still, they did lag
behind the hot Nasdaq Composite, which had 49 percent growth.
The ePrairie Midwest Biotech Index more than doubled this growth with a burning-hot ...
Heres one federal program where Wisconsin has gained some hard-earned ground
...rence in Milwaukee will feature a fly-in for SBIR-STTR specialists from federal agencies. The word about how to apply is getting out.
Wisconsin may lag
when it comes to traditional pork-barrel programs, but its high-tech companies can compete with the best and win. Thats good for the companies and ta...
Wisconsin places high in nanotech venture capital, average in innovation
...ers this April for public stock offering. It could serve as a test for just how ready the market is for nanotechnology.
As for Wisconsin's apparent lag
in innovation, Crosby said it was a regional issue: Madison seems to be the place for nanotech in the state, eclipsing even Milwaukee, where Crosby di...
Federal advisor to HHS describes the national information infrastructure
... national economy currently faces inconsistent quality and high error rates due to its outdated systems. He said that research suffers from an average lag
period of 17 years between discovery and full implementation. The need for medical technology has risen in recent years due to aging baby boomers and...
Corporate identity fitness test
...run the race, and potentially win. Injured corporate identities can surely stay in the race, but it would cost a lot more to keep them running as they lag
The ones on life-support constantly need a dose of oxygen just to stay alive and will cost as much as 10 times more. Ad agencies love the g...
When search engines collide
This will be the making of a true online global bazaar in living color. This will further accelerate global communications and reduce time lag
between ideas and reality. Businesses would heavily depend on the power of URLs and make sure that they are properly structured and protected with glo...
Innovation thrives in Europe
...mmunicationsone could easily argue that Europeans hold the lead.
But the lag
really isn't technology development, or even technology adoption. In the la...hmen have created blogs, a relative number that belies any assumed adoption lag
among Eurpean technology consumers.
Add to this European technology mix ...
Gulbrandsen tackles 'daunting' challenges in Patent Office
...has a backlog of some 500,000 applications waiting to be reviewed. That is a massive problem, both from the perspective of workload and the effect the lag
time has on organizations such as WARF.
"If you can't get the IP issued, there's no point in even filing it, right?" Gulbrandsen said. "If you've g...
Renaissance Learning increases net, still plans merger
...004 revenues of $31.0 million.
"A more pronounced seasonality with Renaissance Place, as well as the challenging market conditions caused orders to lag
last year's levels," said President and CEO John R. Hickey. "However, the percentage decline in both orders and revenue was improved over the fourth q...
Digital Healthcare Conference, Mithridion, lack of degrees
...bout electronic health records implementation
Read more about Mithridion and the Entrepreneurs Conference.
Read more about Wisconsin's lag
in college degrees held by workforce ...
GE Healthcare releases new mobile computing capabilities for physicians
...y sync their devices to connect with Centricity Physician Office. The medical charges captured on the device are automatically submitted, reducing the lag
time between service delivery and charge posting....
Act 255 heats up angel investment in 2005, though VC involvement lags
...mmerce figures show. But of the $3.5 million in tax credits available to venture capitalists, almost none have been used.
"We knew there would be a lag
on the venture capital side," said John Neis, senior partner with Madison-based Venture Investors. "On the angel side, basically the legislation gets ...
Candidates' sparring over jobs focuses debate on right issue
...cried the "sad reality" that "we do not have an abundance of good jobs" in Wisconsin, a reference to the fact that per capita wages in Wisconsin still lag
the U.S. average. Green had his own political spin to the question, of course, blaming high taxes for the loss of manufacturing jobs and insisting tha...
Closing the income gap begins with education
...s true whether it's big-city Milwaukee or small-town Wisconsin. Those places with educated workers will prosper in today's economy; those without will lag
Recent articles by Tom Still
Tom Still: Failure of heart drug offers lessons for drug industry
Tom Still: Business Plan Contes...
CIO Leadership Series: Mike Sauk, UW Hospital and Clinics
...ucture capable of supporting an all-digital healthcare system, so were building an infrastructure to support that, Sauk explained. But the system will lag
behind that. You have to build the foundation first.
Hospital, heal thyself
Interoperability between institutions locally, statewide, and nati...
Merge Healthcare suffers $258M loss in `06
...vamped its senior management team and has introduced several product upgrades in recent months. CEO Ken Rardin said financial results will continue to lag
recent strategic decisions, but he believes the company has made strides in repositioning itself in the global medical imaging market.
He also repe...
Visions: Carbone bullish on Wisconsin venture capital
...cremental progress has been made, why does Wisconsin, with all of its sophisticated science and success stories like Berbee and TomoTherapy , still lag
so far behind other states in attracting venture capital?
Carbone : I think it's absolutely critical that we put that question in the context of w...
Visions: Preizler offers insurer's perspective on healthcare IT
...uch is a microcosm of that trend. So if we see in the national news that United , Aetna , Cigna , Humana are doing something, within about a year lag
of that, we'll see Madison following that same trend.
We're in the single digits [in terms of annual increases]. We have been for probably our sec...
Visions: Broderick says Wisconsin should be in top third in venture capital
...nds for a new Venture Center.
WTN : Although incremental progress has been made, why does Wisconsin, with all of its sophisticated science, still lag
so far behind other states in attracting venture capital?
Broderick Broderick: There are really several ingredients that need to be present fo...
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Physicochemical equilibration between microorg...little growth.
By the end of the lag
phase cells have adapted to the new conditions of growth. Growth
of the c...
E. coli Fermentation Using a BioFlo 110 Bench-Top Fermentor
...on through EFT
4.5-5 hours, consistent with the DO graphs. This run
entered exponential growth phase upon inoculation. The
short to non-existent lag
phase results from the vigor of
the inoculum, and the nurturing growth environment
within the vessel.
The OD 600nm and DCW of the cultur...
Counting Cytostar-T scintillating microplates on the MicroBeta JET
... agonist. Adding the agonist manually results in a lag
time where the initial response to the agonist can...ained for domoate in the first counting cycle. The lag
time can be overcome using the MicroBeta JET to pe...within a 5 minute time period, which resulted in a lag
time where it was not possible to determine the im...
The time increment, which can be programmed as desired with every temperature
command, enables a
defined extension of the lag
time at a specific temperature for each cycle.
With Long PCR, this function can be used to amplify long fragments for a