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New Ion Trap Mass Spectrometers From Varian, Inc. Offer the Ultimate in Sensitive Detection and High Productivity

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 31, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian, Inc. (NasdaqGS: VARI) announced today its new 200-MS Series of ion trap mass spectrometers for GC/MS (gas chromatography/mass spectrometry). GC/MS is used by analytical chemists for the detection and characterization of compou...

Russians face the death trap laid by alcoholism

Russia a country known for its lax regulations regarding booze often finds thousands in the nation drowning themselves in liquor without any person// in authority ever raising eyebrows until recently. So it comes as little surprise when recent estimates prove that over forty two thousand Russians d...

CA-MRSA, a Tough Bug to Trap

Super bug or methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or CA-MRSA was thought to emerge predominantly// from the hospitals, but if current statistics are anything to go by, the bug appears to have patronized day care centers, and play grounds, which has resulted in an upsurge of infection in the...

Virus filters for medical diagnosis

...e pump effect accumulated in large quantities in the channels. The vortex patterns completely filled the whole microchannel, creating a virtually 100% trap for the particles that followed the generated flow profile, although there is a very large cross-section to flow through. "The development of flow vor...

New Product Detects Early Bed Bug Infestations

...t's components, we unexpectedly caught a bed bug in the middle of the day," states Mr. James. "By Monday morning, we had over 50 live bed bugs in the trap even after having treated the room with traditional methods. I was very impressed with our results. Bed bugs are easy to kill but difficult to reach...

Telik Presents Results at ASCO From ASSIST-5 Trial of TELCYTA in Platinum Refractory and Resistant Ovarian Cancer

...s not undertake any obligation to update forward-looking statements contained in this press release. TELIK, the Telik logo, TELINTRA, TELCYTA and trap are trademarks or registered trademarks of Telik, Inc. ...

For Young Ballplayers, Support and Caution Are Key

...of steroid use. The academy stresses that youth sports are supposed to be fun. While team members, their parents and coaches may all fall into the trap of wanting to "win at all costs," this attitude can lead to injuries. Parents and coaches can protect their young athletes by teaching them not to ign...

Discovery in amber reveals ancient biology of termites

...d other material found trapped in amber. As a semi-precious stone that first begins to form as sap oozing from a tree, amber has the unique ability to trap very small animals or other materials and as a natural embalming agent display them in nearly perfect, three-dimensional form millions of years late...

Fiber Technology Products that Help Combat Spread of Superbugs Now Available to the Consumer Market

... fiber used dramatically increases the surface area of the finished material, resulting in a textile that penetrates invisible crevices in surfaces to trap and remove contaminants. About umf Corporation Chicago, Illinois-based umf Corporation is committed to "cleaning up the environment, one roo...

Telik Announces Preclinical Presentations at AACR Annual Meeting

...hnology, TRAP(R), which enables the rapid and efficient discovery of small molecule drug candidates. TELIK, the Telik logo, TELINTRA, TELCYTA and trap are trademarks or registered trademarks of Telik, Inc. ...

Five Secrets Your Bed Won't Tell You

...t dander and pollen. Plus, Aller-Ease Cotton is made with cool, breathable fabric to allow for a more restful night's sleep. Aller-Ease Cotton doesn't trap body heat or moisture against the skin, allowing you to sleep more comfortably all night long. Starting on March 30 through April 6, the first 50 peop...

Innovative Distribution Makes Purafilter2000 #1 for Consumers and Food & Drug Stores

...s air filters highly profitable for stores and vastly expands consumer access to a product important to a healthy home. With its pleated filters that trap 20 times more particles than standard fiberglass filters, Purafilter2000 has expanded to more than 7,000 retail stores and is searching for more. ...

Five Secrets Your Bed Won't Tell You

...t dander and pollen. Plus, Aller-Ease Cotton is made with cool, breathable fabric to allow for a more restful night's sleep. Aller-Ease Cotton doesn't trap body heat or moisture against the skin, allowing you to sleep more comfortably all night long. Starting on March 30 through April 6, the first 50 peop...

Wound Be Gone: Quickly Gaining Strong Support from Clinician Experts in the Field of Wound Healing

... injured by intense UV radiation and measured, in fact, a very high amount of free oxygen radicals. We then developed a contact lens that integrated a trap for these very toxic free oxygen radicals. We found that this lens was able to heal the eye very quickly," continued Mr. Labský. Follo...

Use of Avastin and Erbitux in the Adjuvant Setting and Launches of Emerging Agents Will Drive the Colorectal Cancer Drug Market to $7.8 Billion in 2017

...rapies that will launch for colorectal cancer over the next several years, AstraZeneca's Recentin, Pfizer's Sutent and Sanofi-Aventis/Regeneron's VEGF trap will account for 9.2 percent of market sales in 2017 in the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom and Japan. Although ...

Telik Announces Fourth Quarter and 2008 Year End Financial Results and 2009 Financial Guidance

...ra-VEGFR kinase inhibitor, TLK60404, 4) supporting trap research collaborations, and 5) pursuing corporate...LINTRA, TELCYTA, TLK58747 and TLK60404, support of trap research collaborations and potential corporate pa... TELIK, the Telik logo, TELINTRA, TELCYTA and trap are trademarks or registered trademarks of Telik, ...

Telik Announces Year-End Financial Release, Conference Call and Webcast

...logy, TRAP(R), which enables the rapid and efficient discovery of small molecule drug candidates. TELIK, the Telik logo, TELINTRA, TELCYTA and trap are trademarks or registered trademarks of Telik, Inc. ...

UTSA receives federal funding for fossil fuel research

...e ease of computations and accuracy of the MFIX code. The improved code will lead to the development of more efficient reactors, which are designed to trap pollutants and other products of combustion. Energy has been a significant focus for UTSA in the past year. In April 2008, the university began fou...

Stuart M. Goldstein, Southern New Jersey Patent and Intellectual Property Attorney, secures a New Revolutionary Eco-Friendly Patent

... with a 2.5 peak HP or greater. In addition to its ease of use, the Drain Hero comes with many benefits. It saves time and money - no need to take the trap apart and incur possible leaks when reassembling the pipe. No mess or scratching of hardware and sinks. No damage to pipes that may occur with power ...

Bulk Powder Processing Solution BFM Fitting on Display This Week at Northwest Food Manufacturing & Packaging Expo

...s can lead to trapped powder in equipment or worker injury during installation. "Ensuring that equipment is installed correctly, and does not trap powder product, can greatly alleviate sanitation and safety concerns in bulk powder processing," states Marv Deam, CEO of Powder-Solutions, Inc.'...

LegalView Informs Parents of Crib Recall Following Several Infant Deaths Caused by Asphyxiation from Improper Crib Mechanisms

...duct Safety Commission (UPSC) along with Delta recalled the cribs due to "side rails on certain Delta cribs that were breaking in ways that could trap and kill babies," according to the Chicago Tribune. However, according to an in-depth investigation by the Chicago Tribune there were a "lon...

An Allergy Checklist for Holiday Gatherings

...egularly in the weeks before the event. Vacuum upholstered furniture and drapery as well as carpets. Clean or replace furnace air filters so they trap allergens better. If people are staying overnight, clean their rooms thoroughly the day they arrive, including washing sheets and pillowcases in h...

Allsup Finds Healthcare Costs Consuming Larger Part of Fixed Incomes

...e are typically dozens of Medicare Advantage plans from which to choose, making it more work to select coverage. "People often fall into the trap that Medicare is Medicare. But there are really a lot of choices available. Knowing what the cost and coverage is for each part of Medicare can help y...

Former Smoker Celebrates One Year Anniversary of Being a Non-Smoker 60 Pounds Lighter

...ds and Techniques are so powerful and effective that two of his athletes won Gold Medals at the Olympics. Glenn Eller won a Gold Medal in Men's Double trap and Vincent Hanock won a Gold Medal in Men's Skeet. Each athlete also broke two Olympic Records and proved themselves to be best in the world in thei...

Urgent Request for Water

...to people at Christmas and will simply make their Christmas wish come true. It is just a very basic need that begins changing the cycle of the poverty trap these people have found themselves in," said Fi Bendall of Bendalls Group. Adam Laidlaw, CEO of WaterAid Australia, added, "We are pass...

Breakthrough in cell-type analysis offers new ways to study development and disease

...ged ribosome in only one particular cell type, the trap method can identify all the genetic messages that ...ing, perhaps, its susceptibility to disease. So trap solves a problem that has been a fundamental barri...hoactive drugs fight schizophrenia and depression. trap should fundamentally change biochemical studies of...

Holiday Gift Giving: How You and Your Budget can Survive the Season

... to be jolly, but all the money you're spending on gifts for friends and family may have you feeling less than merry. Don't let yourself fall into the trap of holiday overspending out of a misguided sense of obligation. Take the following simple measures to prevent a financial meltdown offered by Californ...

New nano device detects immune system cell signaling

...ally the media used to culture cells) through one channel that opens up into a chamber filled with hundreds of tiny, three-sided wells small enough to trap individual cells. When cells are injected upstream, they are passively trapped in the wells and are held there solely by the fluid flowing out even sm...

How To Allergy-Proof Your Home For Fall

...dify the home -- Bathe pets weekly to minimize the spread of dander -- Sanitize the bathroom and kitchen to rid them of mold and build-up that can trap contaminants "Allergy-proofing your home this fall isn't a chore," says Hughes. "It's simple! Don't hesitate to make these tips your own. Give aller...

QLT announces agreement to exclusively license the Atrigel(R) Technology to Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc.

...hrough a small gauge needle or placed into accessible tissue sites through a cannula, water in the tissue fluids causes the polymer to precipitate and trap the drug in a solid implant. The drug encapsulated within the implant is then released in a controlled manner as the polymer matrix biodegrades with t...

Bruker Daltonics Showcasing Novel Proteomics Solutions Based on Mass Spectrometry at the 7th HUPO World Congress 2008

...ations at sub-fmol sensitivity. In combination with the major and fundamental ETD efficiency and sensitivity advantages of the spherical high capacity trap design, ETD II is designed to provide the most sensitive, fastest and most robust ETD fragmentation. Due to HCTultra's inherent m/z range of greater 3...

White blood cell uses DNA 'catapult' to fight infection

...imulated by infection, such as E. coli, they rapidly secrete mitochondrial DNA. This DNA binds to the granule proteins and forms a net that is able to trap and kill bacteria. The researchers also found higher levels of eosinophils were linked to improved survival and lower numbers of bacteria in the blood...

Season for West Nile Virus/EEE Reportings Begin; Mosquito Vacuum Helps Reduce Backyard Mosquito Population

...od/dvbid/westnile/surv&controlCaseCount08_detailed.htm ) Now is the time to take action and help your family and pets by installing a propane-fueled trap in your backyard, the latest in insect control technology. Independent tests show the propane-fueled Mosquito Vacuum outcatches the competition by a 2...

Wet or dry, Montana still threatened by West Nile

...ounties. They have already returned to Medicine Lake to capture mosquitoes, trap stable flies and monitor pelicans. They will also trap mosquitoes along the Yellowstone and Milk rivers, locations in western Mont...

Telik Announces Patents on Compounds Related to TELINTRA

...oes not undertake any obligation to update forward-looking statements contained in this press release. TELIK, the Telik logo, TELINTRA, TELCYTA, and trap are trademarks or registered trademarks of Telik, Inc. ...

Studies Find Poor Indoor Air Quality Can Lead to Major Health Problems

...ideal for families who want to ensure healthy, clean air in every room and get the best value for their dollar." Whole-home air cleaners permanently trap the airborne contaminants that can aggravate health and allergy and asthma symptoms. In a recent standard industry test, the Aprilaire 5000 achieved 9...

Cornell receives federal grants to create fabrics to render toxic chemicals harmless

...will study the incorporation of a new type of molecules -- called metal organic polyhedra and metal organic frameworks -- onto polymeric nanofibers to trap dangerous gases as toxic industrial chemicals and chemical warfare agents, then decompose them into substances that are less harmful to humans and cap...

Low Levels of Vitamin D Spell Trouble for Breast Cancer Patients

...usal, weighed more, had high insulin levels and had more aggressive tumors were all more likely to have low vitamin D levels. "Fat tissue acts as a trap for vitamin D," Goodwin explained. "Levels were also lower in younger women, which was a bit of a surprise, until we realized older women were taking ...

Weill Cornell science briefs May 2008

...e and more patients will be in need of therapy each year. And the proportion of high-risk/inoperable patients will also increase. The heart valves are trap doors that control blood flow between the chambers of the heart. With wear, they either become leaky or too tight. Symptoms of these conditions includ...

A Woman's Summertime Guide to Healthy Living From Head-to-Toe

... superficial infections, or taken orally for deeper infections. Though it may be tempting to hide discolored nails with polish, acrylic can both trap moisture and prevent a treatment from reaching the infection. Keep these strategies in mind and enjoy your fun in the sun without unwanted side e...
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