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Key Science Web Sites Buried in Information Avalanche

As more and more people are turning to the Internet to find information, important science websites are in danger of becoming buried in the sheer avalanche of facts// now available online. Key science sites are failing to register in the top 30 Google search results. New research funded by th...

Following CMS Cuts to Reimbursement for Medical Errors, New Devices Aimed at Reducing Nosocomial Infections Emerge

...xt five years as physicians take precautions against infections when using non-tunneled devices, which are placed directly into the vessel rather than buried under the skin. A small portion of access catheters implanted in 2008 were equipped with antimicrobial coatings. However, this number of anti...

"The Safe" Way To Protect Against The Anguish Of Disaster Recovery

... an evacuation. Crucial documents and life's irreplaceable memories left at the disaster site are subject to being ravaged by fire or floodwaters, or buried deep beneath rubble. The SAFE will protect your most valuable information from ever being lost, misplaced or ruined. Weighing less than an ounce...

Looking to Shape Up for Summer? The Solution May Be the Steps You're Already Taking

... sensor technology making it one of the most accurate pedometers available. Using smart sensors, it can count steps whether it's clipped at your hip, buried in your pocket or even attached to your bag, and since there are no moving parts, there's no annoying clicking sound. Trusted for its accuracy, the G...

New Evidence that Bush Administration Impeded 3 Investigations into Alleged Massacre of Up to 2,000 Prisoners in Afghanistan

...an fighters were reportedly suffocated in container trucks by Afghan forces operating jointly with the US in November 2001. The bodies were reportedly buried in mass graves in the Dasht-e-Leili desert near Sheberghan, Afghanistan. Notorious Afghan warlord General Abdul Rashid Dostum, who was reportedly on t...

Looking to Shape up for Summer? The Solution May be the Steps You're Already Taking

... sensor technology making it one of the most accurate pedometers available. Using smart sensors, it can count steps whether it's clipped at your hip, buried in your pocket or even attached to your bag, and since there are no moving parts, there's no annoying clicking sound. Trusted for its accuracy, the G...

Veterans From Iraq, Afghanistan & Other Conflicts Partner With Service Dogs in America's VetDogs Graduation Ceremony

... program will be Neil Duncan, whose "life quickly changed" while serving in Afghanistan. As he was driving down a hillside in a dry river bed, an IED buried by an enemy combatant blew up under his truck. Duncan soon found himself in a bed at Walter Reed Army Medical Center missing his right leg above the k...

SmallCapSentinel.com Releases Market Actives List for JAZZ, MEXP, C, SAY, GOOG, AAPL

... AAPL ). Additionally, a report has been made available regarding the aforementioned Marine Exploration, which engages in ocean exploration for buried treasure. Investors are greatly encouraged to put MEXP on their Watch Lists. It is available at: http://fispace.net/better-mousetraps/2009/0...

Finding May Lead to Vaccine for Traveler's Diarrhea

...e combined to show that each bacterial strain presents a different outer surface of the major protein while preserving the protein components that are buried within the fiber," the study's senior author, Esther Bullitt, an associate professor in the department of physiology and biophysics at Boston Universi...

Consumer Watchdog to Congress: Put Patients' Bill of Rights Back on the Table

...rint of health insurance contracts. A consistent theme of the industry's anti-consumer arsenal has been the use of incomprehensibly technical language buried in insurance contracts to refuse needed care when care is needed most. Case in point: insurance companies now commonly refuse to cover certain proven ...
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3.0 mm Cannulated Screw and Threaded Washer

Description:...ded washer. Uses 1.1 mm threaded or non-threaded guide wire. The Threaded Washer provides a recessed internal buttress which allows the screw to be buried beneath the articular surface....
Company:Synthes, Inc.

Seattle Small Joint Arthroscopy Curved Rasp

Features:... Meticulously designed for use in the foot, ankle, shoulder and elbow. Extremely useful for the debridement of osteophytes and removal of buried screws. Beveled edges on the instrument tips provide easy access to the joint. Can be utilized in either open, mini-open or arthroscopic procedures....
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)

Seattle Small Joint Arthroscopy Osteotome

Features:... Meticulously designed for use in the foot, ankle, shoulder and elbow. Extremely useful for the debridement of osteophytes and removal of buried screws. Beveled edges on the instrument tips provide easy access to the joint. Can be utilized in either open, mini-open or arthroscopic procedures....
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)

Seattle Small Joint Arthroscopy Mallet

Features:... Meticulously designed for use in the foot, ankle, shoulder and elbow. Extremely useful for the debridement of osteophytes and removal of buried screws. Beveled edges on the instrument tips provide easy access to the joint. Can be utilized in either open, mini-open or arthroscopic procedures....
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)

Seattle Small Joint Arthroscopy Pick

Features:... Meticulously designed for use in the foot, ankle, shoulder and elbow. Extremely useful for the debridement of osteophytes and removal of buried screws. Beveled edges on the instrument tips provide easy access to the joint. Can be utilized in either open, mini-open or arthroscopic procedures....
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)

Seattle Small Joint Arthroscopy Probe

Features:... Meticulously designed for use in the foot, ankle, shoulder and elbow. Extremely useful for the debridement of osteophytes and removal of buried screws. Beveled edges on the instrument tips provide easy access to the joint. Can be utilized in either open, mini-open or arthroscopic procedures....
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)

Seattle Small Joint Arthroscopy Curved Osteotome

Features:... Meticulously designed for use in the foot, ankle, shoulder and elbow. Extremely useful for the debridement of osteophytes and removal of buried screws. Beveled edges on the instrument tips provide easy access to the joint. Can be utilized in either open, mini-open or arthroscopic procedures....
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)

Seattle Small Joint Arthroscopy Cup Currette

Features:... Meticulously designed for use in the foot, ankle, shoulder and elbow. Extremely useful for the debridement of osteophytes and removal of buried screws. Beveled edges on the instrument tips provide easy access to the joint. Can be utilized in either open, mini-open or arthroscopic procedures....
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)

Acutrak Fusion Screw

Features:... Headless: Can be buried sub-surface, combined with titanium material minimizes the need for removal. Low Profile: This is a key feature of the Fusion Screw in avoiding the ...
Company:Acumed LLC

Compact Hand™

Features:... Tissue friendly design due to the flat profile and completely buried screw heads....
Company:Synthes, Inc.
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Final frontier: Mission to explore buried ancient Antarctic lake given green light

An international team of scientists led by the UK has been given the go-ahead to explore one of the planet's last great frontiers - an ancient lake hidden deep beneath Antarctica's ice sheet. Buried under 3 km of ice, the lake the size of Lake Windermere (UK) may have been isolated for hundreds ...

August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

...sse 5, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland. Pages 723-726. The existence of a large buried impact crater beneath the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico has been known for al...he Maya as cenotes. Older geologic maps showed no surface expression of the buried crater. Gilli et al. present new strontium isotope (87Sr/86Sr) dates of out...

After dinosaurs, mammals rise but their genomes get smaller

... BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Evidence buried in the chromosomes of animals and plants strongly suggests only one group -- mammals -- have seen their genomes shrink after the dinosaurs' extinction...

Life on Earth came from other planets

...ts would have increased orbital distances or might have been ejected from the solar system prior to supernova and may not have been atomized. Microbes buried deep beneath the soil of these planets, including those shattered by the supernova, may have easily survived. Pieces of these planets may have eventua...

Medical use for waste television screens

...ey element of television sets with liquid crystal display (LCD) technology. When these sets are thrown away, the LCD panels are usually incinerated or buried in landfill sites. Researchers have now found a way of recovering PVA from television screens and transforming it into a substance suitable for use...

PNNL scientist garners early career presidential award

...y Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. The award honors his research on subsurface flow that addresses past and future energy needs: cleaning up buried nuclear or toxic contaminants and storing carbon dioxide from fossil fuels underground. Announced by the White House, the PECASE is the highest ho...

Arctic climate under greenhouse conditions in the Late Cretaceous

...uccessive US and Canadian expeditions that occupied floating ice islands above the Alpha Ridge of the Arctic Ocean, recovered cores containing shallow buried upper Cretaceous diatom ooze with superbly preserved diatoms." This has allowed them to conduct a detailed study of the diatom fossils using sophisti...

Super-sleepers could help super-sizers!

...hing to energy-saving mode, the champion by far among vertebrates is the burrowing frog ( Cyclorana alboguttata ), which can survive for several years buried in the mud in the absence of any food or water. How do they accomplish this feat? A team of scientists at the University of Queensland have discovered...

CU-Boulder study shows Maya intensively cultivated manioc 1,400 years ago

...em -- a large manioc field intensively cultivated as a staple crop that was buried and exquisitely preserved under a blanket of ash by a volcanic eruption in ... The cultivated field of manioc was discovered adjacent to Ceren, which was buried under 17 feet of ash and is considered the best preserved ancient farming v...

Healing wounds with lasers, vehicles that drive themselves, other cutting-edge optics

...ethods for generating and detecting the radiation become available. The expected applications include carrying out biological spectroscopy and imaging buried structures in semiconductors. Rice University physicist Daniel Mittleman and his colleagues at Sandia and Los Alamos National Labs use a metamateri...
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American Geographical Society awards honor Henson, Smith on April 15 at UD

.... In 1951, he signed the AGS Fliers' and Explorers' Globe at a lavish ceremony in New York's Waldorf Astoria Hotel. Upon his death in 1955, Henson was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery in New York City. In 1988, he was re-interred as a hero, at Arlington National Cemetery alongside Peary. Leila Savoy Adrade, H...

Capture of nanomagnetic 'fingerprints' a boost for next-generation information storage media

...at the University of California, Davis, has developed a technique to capture the magnetic "fingerprints" of certain nanostructures even when they are buried within the boards and junctions of an electronic device. This breakthrough in nanomagnetism was published in the Jan. 19 issue of Applied Physics Let...

Fingerprints provide clues to more than just identity

...of Science . Demian R. Ifa, a Purdue postdoctoral researcher and the paper's lead author, said the technology also can easily uncover fingerprints buried beneath others. "Because the distribution of compounds found in each fingerprint can be unique, we also can use this technology to pull one fingerp...

Virginia Tech engineers identify conditions that initiate erosion

...ve the pollutants downstream. We need to know when this will happen!" Another force capable of mobilizing particles is lift, the force that moves a buried particle out of its bed?. "We have employed a theoretical approach to explain what is happening when lift is the prevailing force experienced by a soi...

Fingerprints provide clues to more than just identity

...of Science . Demian R. Ifa, a Purdue postdoctoral researcher and the paper's lead author, said the technology also can easily uncover fingerprints buried beneath others. "Because the distribution of compounds found in each fingerprint can be unique, we also can use this technology to pull one fingerp...

Fingerprints provide clues to more than just identity

...of Science . Demian R. Ifa, a Purdue postdoctoral researcher and the paper's lead author, said the technology also can easily uncover fingerprints buried beneath others. "Because the distribution of compounds found in each fingerprint can be unique, we also can use this technology to pull one fingerp...

Super-resolution X-ray microscopy

... to look deeply into semiconductors or biological samples without altering them. It can be used to non-destructively characterize nanometer defects in buried semiconductor devices and to help improve the production and performance of future semiconductor devices with sub-hundred-nanometer features. A furthe...

Quest PharmaTech Receives Support from National Research Council's Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) to develop Ultrasound Technology for the Treatment of Cancer

...non-toxic. The attractive features of this technology for cancer treatment emerges from the ability to focus the ultrasound energy on malignancy sites buried deep in tissues and to locally activate a preloaded sonosensitizer. The goal of SDT is to provide effective and specific eradication or control of tum...

Limited transparency in federal nanotech research may hamper development

...ested nearly $24 million in similar nanotech risk-focused projectsalmost twice as much as the U.S. There is undoubtedly potentially-relevant research buried in other U.S. government funded projects. But without transparency, it is impossible to assess the true value of this research, or ensure it is used ...

Genmab and Pepscan to Identify Human Antibodies Against Intractable Targets

...gies but are highly desirable for targeting with monoclonal antibodies. These difficulties can for example be due to the fact that target proteins are buried to a large extent very close to the cell surface or in the cell membrane or due to poor immunogenicity of the protein or desirable epitopes. In the ...
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Mutation Surveyor from SoftGenetics, LLC.

Description:...rs detection sensitivity has been enhanced to report similar peaks that are buried in baseline noise of both the forward and reverse traces, alerting researchers to the possible presence of mutations buried in the background noise. Mutation Surveyor easily processes 400 lanes of ...
Company:SoftGenetics, LLC.

MetaMine from Agilent Technologies

Description:...utonomous data mining tool that extends the capabilities of conventional research teams. It is a proactive agent that searches for significant results buried within the GeNet data repository and sends custom reports to researchers....
Company:Agilent Technologies
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Alexander Fleming

... Micrococcus varians - white Micrococcus roseus - pink Bacillus sp. - orange Fleming died in 1955 of a heart attack . He was buried as a national hero in the crypt of St. Paul's Cathedral in London. His discovery of penicillin had changed the world of modern medicines by introduc...

Charles Darwin

...Spottiswoode , President of the Royal Society arranged for Darwin to be buried in Westminster Abbey near Isaac Newton , despite Darwin's wishes that he be buried in Downe. Views on religion See Charles Darwin's views on religi...

Genetic fingerprinting

...irst American to be convicted was Tommie Lee Andrews in 1989 . In 1992 , DNA evidence was used to prove that Nazi doctor Josef Mengele was buried in Brazil as Wolfgang Gerhard. The science was made famous in the United States in 1994 when prosecutors heavily relied on and through expert ...

Louis Pasteur

...onor, in 1895 . He died in 1895 near Paris from complications caused by a series of strokes that had begun plaguing him as far back as 1868. He was buried in the Cathedral of Notre Dame , but his remains were soon placed in a crypt in the Institut Pasteur , Paris. Pasteur's method of immunization was...

Thomas Malthus

... gluts. Considered ridiculous at the time, his theory was later confirmed by the Great Depression and works of John Maynard Keynes . Malthus was buried at Bath Abbey in England. See Also cornucopian - the opposite of the Malthusian school of thought Malthusian Catastrophe Malthus...
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Seed

... After two failed attempts to execute him in the electric chair, the still-breathing killer Max Seed (Will Sanderson) is declared dead, tied up and buried alive. After... Territorial Seed - Vegetable, Flower & Herb Seeds and Plants at Territorial Seed Company Get detailed information on O...

Peptide-binding groove

...peptide binding groove stimu ... interacts with the TCR, and not with the peptide binding groove . ... The peptide C- and N-termini are buried deep within the binding groove , and are ... First, the peptide was removed from the binding groove and the empty HLA-A2 ... ... 11), as t...

Limbic system

...in structures including the ... The limbic system includes many structures in the cerebral cortex and sub-cortex ... THE LIMBIC SYSTEM is buried within the depths of the cerebrum and consists of a ... The limbic system is involved in learning and the formation of new memories, ... Lim...

Haversian canal

...erriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word games. by bone, first in a trough, then completely buried in canal ; ... canal toward the center; - secondary haversian systems are formed in newly eroded channels within ... Haversian canals typi...

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