Carbon Design Innovations, Inc. Introduces Carbon Nanotube Probe Technology for Atomic Force Microscopy, CNT-Probes Deliver New Level of AFM Imaging Performance
Carbon Design Innovations, Inc. (C|D|I) today announced the availability of two new atomic force microscope (AFM) probes types with carbon nanotube (CNT) tips. The CCHAR (carbon core high-aspect ratio) and CCHR (carbon core high-resolution) CNT probes offer quantum improvements for AFM imaging, ...
Obama Budget Level Funds Career Technical Education
Increase needed to train workforce, stimulate economy
ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the White House unveiled its Fiscal Year 2010 budget request, proposing level
funding for the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins Act) at $1.3 billion. The P...
GEMS Introduces Ultrasonic Continuous Liquid Level Sensor for Challenging Fluid Measurement
Gems® Sensors & Controls™ (Gems), a global leader in liquid level, pressure, and flow sensors, miniature solenoid valves, and fluidic systems has launched the UCL-520 Series of Ultrasonic Level
Sensors. The UCL-520 Series is suitable for non-contact applications such as industrial w...
McGraw-Hill Higher Education Introduces New Introductory Level Biology Content
Professor-Author Develops a Modern, Real-life Approach to Biology Education for Non-majors
NEW YORK, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Many students don't realize that
biology is part of our everyday lives -- on a typical morning before
heading to class, they may use a toothbru...
It takes nerves for flies to keep a level head
The nerve connections that keep a fly's gaze stable during complex aerial manoeuvres, enabling it to respond quickly to obstacles in its flight path, are revealed in new detail in research published today (22 July 2008).
Scientists from Imperial College London have described the connections be...
TriCipher is First to Transfer Smart Card Level Security to Federally Approved SAFE-BioPharma(TM) 'Roaming' Credentials
SAFE-BioPharma Association First to Offer TriCipher ID Tool ToGo to Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industries
LOS GATOS, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- TriCipher, the strong
authentication company, has created the first SAFE-BioPharma(TM) "roaming"
credential to be accepted by...
Free White Paper Helps Biotech Laboratories Maintain a High Level of Infection Control
NEEDHAM, Mass., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A free white paper to help
biotechnology technicians and environmental health and safety (EH&S)
personnel minimize the risk of infection in the laboratory is available for
download at: http://www.eheinc.com/biosafety.htm .
Exposure to infectious biolo...
BIAS Achieves Certified Advantage Partner Level in Oracle PartnerNetwork
BIAS Now One of a Select Group in North America with this Elevated Partner Status
ATLANTA, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- BIAS Corporation, an Oracle System
Integrator, today announced it has achieved Oracle Certified Advantage
Partner status in the Oracle PartnerNetwork...
Shanghai ChemPartner and ELARA Pharmaceuticals Expand Drug Discovery Collaboration to a New Level
SHANGHAI, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shanghai ChemPartner Co., Ltd.,
(ChemPartner) a wholly owned subsidiary of ShangPharma Corporation, announced
today that it has moved its drug discovery collaboration with ELARA
Pharmaceuticals to a new level. ChemPartner will provide fully integrated
Miniaturizing memory: Taking data storage to the molecular level
Computers are getting smaller and smaller. And as hand-held devices from mobile phones and cameras to music players and laptops get more powerful, the race is on to develop memory formats that can satisfy the ever-growing demand for information storage on tiny formats.
Researchers at The Univ...
Simbionix Takes Non-Invasive GYN Surgical Training to the Next Level
CLEVELAND, Ohio, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Simbionix has announced the
release of a new and exciting module for its LAP Mentor simulator that
gives trainees hands-on experience with different techniques and
alternative approaches to the treatment of ectopic pregnancy, tubal
sterilization and ooph...
Attraction at the atomic level
Countless romance novels begin with a hero and heroine who initially repel each other, only to find them thrown together in uncomfortable circumstances and ultimately rejoice as their antagonism switches to ardor.
Odd as it seems, this tried-and-true romantic formula may also describe the scint...
CaviWipes(R): Taking Surface Disinfection to a New Level
Unique design offers enhanced convenience, ease-of-use, and helps optimize space
ORANGE, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Metrex Research Corporation is
pleased to announce the newest member of its surface disinfection line,
CaviWipes in a flat pack. Its unique pa...
How do you level the playing field with China?
Many economists in the Unites States are concerned with the increasing trade imbalance with China. They would like to slow things down and begin the process of leveling the playing field. Perhaps Chinas economists can do the work for them!
As developing nations rush to play catch-up with more d...
Federal and global guidelines on stem cell research offer a level playing field
Once again, some Wisconsin legislators are pushing state restrictions on human embryonic stem cell research restrictions that would effectively move beyond President Bush's 2001 order and put Wisconsin's homegrown researchers at a competitive disadvantage.
Rather than adding a layer of unnec...
Women entrepreneurs reach for $1M level
Madison, Wis. - Nell Merlino and Laurie Benson may be as different as, well, New York City and Madison, but they share an enriching vision for women entrepreneurs, including those operating in the technology space.
Their vision has dollar signs as far as the eye can see, but the result may be ...
Prix Galien USA Announces 2009 Final Candidates
"Nominees for the Prix Galien USA stand apart from other drugs and technologies in the marketplace for the amount of research and level
of skill that was invested in the development of these products that improve lives," said Gerald Weissmann, M.D., Prix Galien USA committee chair, New...
Synthetech Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results
Management anticipates that Synthetech's revenue will continue to be volatile from period to period. Variability in Synthetech's level
of revenue is based primarily on its participation in large-scale customer projects and the timing of shipments arising from these projects. Synthete...
Sigma-Aldrich Acquires ChemNavigator, Inc., to Provide Researchers With Industry-Leading Chemical Compound Selection and Procurement Services
...ement and global distribution to accelerate discovery research programs.
Early in the drug discovery process, researchers work at the molecular level
to perform structure activity relationship (SAR) studies, seeking molecular patterns that may exhibit enhanced biological activity against disease tar...
deCODE genetics Announces Webcast of Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...hose relating to our ability
to obtain sufficient financing to continue as a going concern, our ability to
develop and market diagnostic products, the level
of third party
reimbursement for our products, risks related to preclinical and clinical
development of pharmaceutical products, including the identif...
CapitalBio Corporation and VigeneTech Inc. Have Announced the Launch of a Fully Integrated Microarray Solution Platform
...anning advantages with MicroVigene software provides enhanced analysis possibilities. This fully customized application brings image analysis to a new level
of control. Irregular spots and offset spots are all found easily and then analyzed with the highest accuracy."
"Sensitivity, accuracy and reli...
GeoVax Labs, Inc. Provides Clinical Studies Update
...Labs, Inc. "The results of the early Phase 1 clinical work for the preventative version of the vaccine have allowed the company to move up to another level
of analysis, Phase 2a human clinical trial. This trial was initiated by the HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN) in February this year and we are please...
TSH Testing Raises Awareness of Importance of Thyroid Health
...cation 35 miles from midtown Manhattan was to raise public awareness of the importance of the thyroid gland," said Mangano. "In some EU countries, the level
of nutrients appropriate for a functioning thyroid is stamped on bread wrappers. Here, few have any idea of where the thyroid is and what the thyroid ...
Micromet Receives European Orphan Drug Designation for Treatment of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia with BiTE Antibody Blinatumomab
...ts included in this phase 2 clinical trial were in complete hematological remission following intense chemotherapy regimens, but retained a detectable level
of ALL cancer cells in their bone marrow - so called minimal residual disease (MRD). Various studies have confirmed that ALL patients with MRD followi...
Yongye International Announces Branded Store Network Increases Over 40% to 5,000 Stores
...d name so it is highly visible from the street. Yongye branded
stores are supported by intensive banner advertising and product support at
the village level
that drive awareness among farmers of Yongye's products and
drive increased traffic to the independently-owned stores.
The Company attributes m...
Purdue Pharmaceutical Products L.P. and Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Sign Exclusive Agreement to Commercialize Intermezzo(R) in the United States
...t of intellectual property and U.S. net sales targets.
Purdue will pay double-digit royalties to Transcept ranging up to the mid-twenty percent level
on U.S. net sales of Intermezzo ((R)). If Transcept elects to exercise its psychiatrist co-promotion option, Transcept will receive an additional dou...
ERT Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
...n we experience due to summer vacations which typically reduces study activity during our third quarter, the divestiture of the EDC operations and the level
of Thorough QT bookings in the second quarter of 2009.
Dr. McKelvey and Keith Schneck, the Company's Chief Financial Offi...
Anadys Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Clearance of Phase II Protocol to Study ANA598 in Combination With Interferon-Alpha and Ribavirin in HCV Patients
...afety and response (RVR) data from the 200 mg dose level
by year-end and additional on-treatment safety and...hree separate dose groups. No patient at any dose level
showed evidence of viral rebound while on ANA598, ...t it will receive 28-day data from the 200 mg dose level
by year end and additional data during the first t...
Anadys Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Program Highlights
...SL conference. The median viral load reduction over three days ranged from 2.4 to 2.9 log10 in the three dose groups studied. No patient at any dose level
showed evidence of viral rebound while on ANA598 and there were no serious adverse events.
Reported 14-day Healthy Volunteer Study Results. ...
Cardium Announces New Orthobiologics Product Initiative Extending Gene Activated Matrix Technology to Deliver Bone Growth Factors
...e Activated Matrix technology platform is designed to provide a therapeutic level
of protein synthesis at a specific site in the body and can be used in soft...peutic proteins to the cells performing tissue repair and lower the overall level
of protein required.
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Eli Lilly & Company and ScinoPharm Taiwan Ltd. Announce Settlement of Gemcitabine Litigation
...Asia along with extensive regulatory know-how, ScinoPharm is
uniquely positioned to serve global pharmaceutical R&D and manufacturing needs
at any level
and for any company in this sector. For more information please
visit http://www.scinopharm.com .
About Eli Lilly & Company
ImmuneRegen BioSciences Confirms Homspera's Therapeutic Anti-Influenza Effect on Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Virus After Oral Administration
...ss encouraging than current results or cause side effects not observed in current pre-clinical trials), the evaluation of potential opportunities, the level
of corporate expenditures and monies available for further studies, capital market conditions, and others set forth in ImmuneRegen's periodic report o...
Marinus Pharmaceuticals Adds Two Life Sciences Veterans to its Board of Directors
... and directed several of GE's lighting businesses as general manager before joining GE Venture Capital Corporation. Rein has also held numerous senior level
positions across a broad range of industries including tenures at Transaction Systems, Inc., Gulf Oil Corporation and Polaroid Corporation. He has se...
Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results
Our aim is therefore to achieve at least the same level
of sales in 2013 vs. 2008 before any significant external growth opportunit...fsetting the impact of genericization and achieving a comparable net income level
in 2013 vs. 2008. Furthermore, our strong financial position should provide...
Nanotech particles affect brain development in mice
...aid, "Nanotechnology and the production of novel man-made nanoparticles are increasing worldwide. Titanium dioxide in its nanoparticle form has a high level
of photocatalytic activity, and can be used for air and water purification and self-cleaning surfaces. Our findings, however, add to the current conce...
Seasoned Dermatologist Nissan Pilest of Irvine, CA, Joins SDS Clinical Trials as Clinical Investigator for Dermatology Division
...hout Orange County as one of the more experienced laser physicians in the dermatology field with experience spanning more than 30 years. He is a first level
trainer for the Fraxel Repair CO2 resurfacing laser and a frequent speaker for Candela Laser on their full line of lasers including the top tiered Gen...
Microban Partners With YogaDirect.com to Launch Yoga Mats With Zinc Antimicrobial Technology
...ful lifetime of the yoga mat.
"Fitness equipment is a hot spot for the growth of microbes. Microban antimicrobial technology provides an added level
of cleanliness protection and the Microban(R) brand reassures YogaDirect.com customers that they're getting safe and effective antimicrobial protectio...
Kansas Delegation Defends NBAF, Refutes Washington Post
"Building a new, state of the art facility in Kansas is significantly safer than using the current deteriorating and limited facility. level
four bio-security research on human pathogens is already conducted in several other locations in the continental United States.
"Kansas won o...
Oprah, Luke Skywalker and Maradona -- new study investigates how our brains respond to them
...ays for processing sensory information.
"This work gives us further understandings of how information is processed in the brain, by creating a high level
of abstraction which is important for perception and memory formation given that we tend to remember abstract concepts and forget irrelevant details."...
MuGard Data From UK Study Shows Prevention of Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
...nts undergoing radiation treatment for head and neck cancer experience some level
of oral mucositis. This condition varies from a low level
of discomfort and pain, up to Grades 3 and 4 which are debilitating to the ...