X-rays power discoveries at Chicago's Field Museum
... objects such as mummies, leather goods and baskets, and can generate excellent images of denser museum pieces such as ceramics, stucco and beads. The companys
digital workstationalso on siteallows the museum to have one centralized image review platform with a powerful database that provides quick and easy a...
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News reports on early ADMET use
...ses a suite of validated assays and protocols to monitor the toxic characteristics of all small molecule compounds in its drug discovery pipeline. The companys
in vitro toxicology team relies on cell-based assays to assess the cytotoxic potential of drug candidates using cell lines derived from human and rat ...
Rutgers research partner Stemcyte, Inc., expands to New Jersey
...day welcomed StemCyte, Inc., to the Garden State. One of the factors in the companys
decision to move into New Jersey was a desire to be closer to Rutgers and t...management and therapeutics team, establishing a base of operations for the companys
northeast United States therapeutics program. StemCyte is a global umbilica...
First do no harm? UH prof taking opposite approach to treat asthma
... the philanthropic Sandler Program for Asthma Research. As the scientific founder of Inverseon, Bond leads a distinguished panel of scientists on the companys
advisory board, including Nobel Laureate in Medicine Sir James Black, who is considered the father of beta blockers.
If we continue down this pat...
Enrollment completed in 2 pivotal phase III studies of the investigational cancer drug vandetanib
... March 12, 2008 AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) announced today that it has completed patient enrollment in two pivotal Phase III studies for vandetanib, the companys
investigational, once-daily oral anti-cancer drug, for the second-line treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The two studies ZODIAC (ZACTI...
Elsevier enhances clinical decision making with suite of Clinical Decision Support solutions
... preferences of varied types of clinicians, Elsevier products serve as a helpful partner, guide and assistant in a variety of healthcare settings. The companys
products help ensure successful implementation and integration of clinical content and best practices, leading to more effective and efficient care pr...
America's 50 best hospitals 2008 released by HealthGrades
...cutive times over the last six years were named HealthGrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. HealthGrades methodology can be found in the study and on the companys
Web site. (Each of the six designations was based on three years of Medicare data, so eight years of data were studied.)
Wiley-Blackwell renews carbon neutral commitment
...t is also compensating for the CO2 emissions that result from the global product shipments from this part of the business. This renewal reinforces the companys
leadership role in addressing climate change; Blackwell Publishing, which was acquired by Wiley in February 2007, was the first global publisher to be...
7th Annual Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences Awarded to Dr. Richard P. Lifton
... bicentennial celebrationan event that was marked by the publication of the companys
history, Knowledge for Generations: Wiley and the Global Publishing Industr... in 2001 to acknowledge the contributions of the scholarly community to the companys
corporate success. Through this award Wiley seeks to recognize and foster o...
Top hospitals have 27 percent lower mortality, annual HealthGrades study finds
...erformance were then recognized as Distinguished Hospitals for Clinical Excellence.
HealthGrades methodology can be found in the study and on the companys
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Cystic Fibrosis - Orphan Drug Designation for Innovative Treatment Against Lung Infections by Axentis Pharma AG
...hed. That is a significant
strengthening of Axentis Pharma market position as well as the company's
Fluidosomes-tobramycin combines the companys
technology with the well-established generic drug tobramycin. Utilising
synthetic liposomes containing tobramycin, a standard ...
Hemoglobin Testing at the Point of Care
...moglobin Test Systems provide quick, simple and reliable quantitative hemoglobin results with the same performance as a large hematology analyzer. The companys
test system options consist of either the B-Hemoglobin Photometer or the more recent Hb 201+ Analyzer and disposable microcuvettes.
The Hb 201+ ...
Lab Automation Networks Proliferating
...d Automation devices, or; fully automated with the companys
modular pre-analytics systems.
The systems ...-InterLink, Inc. Omaha, Neb., founded in 1993. The companys
system, which it characterizes as software driven,...tages over a period of months or years. [Note: The companys
website includes a lengthy and highly informative ...
Monitoring Options Expand for Therapeutic Agents and Drugs of Abuse
...ys for both therapeutic monitoring and assessment of the presence of drugs of abuse. These products are designed to coordinate with one or more of the companys
laboratory analyzers, including its Aerosrt, Architect, AxSYM and TDx systems.
Drugs of Abuse
Drugs of abuse screening can help differentiate ...
PSA TestingHow Much is Too Much?
...igen (PSA); Prostate Cancer Test collection kit that includes a fingertip blood sample stylet, specimen card. The user sends the prepaid mailer to the companys
laboratory where it is analyzed using the Tandem PSA method for total PSA. The results are returned by mail.
Craig Medical Distribution, Inc., V...
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Ensemble & Enguard Mennens' Central Nurse Station
Description:... The Ensemble & Enguard system is a central station combining the companys
Ensemble and Enguard Remote Workstation systems. Ensemble & Enguard system enables the viewing of patient data including disclosure, charts and trends...
Company:Mennen Medical Corp.
Cynergy III Aesthetic Workstation
Description:...pulsed light system that can be used in the workstation or can be unplugged for use at other locations. The Cynergy III joins the Apogee Elite in the companys
Aesthetic Workstation product line....
Digital Wide Field
Description:...ons, producing better traditional and digital slit lamp photographs. Like all Volk non-contact lenses, the Digital Wide Field is constructed with the companys
patented double-aspheric design, resulting in an undistorted image across the entire lens surface....
Company:Volk Optical, Inc.
IRIS Medical IQ 810 Infrared Laser
Description:... The new solid-state IRIS Medical IQ 810 infrared diode laser photocoagulator for the treatment of retinal disorders and glaucoma. The companys
top-of-the-line, solid-state system represents its latest technological innovation and is designed to perform traditional and Minimum Intensity Photoc...
optomap Retinal Examination
Description:... The optomap is the companys
core product. It is created using the Panoramic200 and is used in primary level eye care for the screening of eye and non-eye diseases and disorders. ...
Company:Optos North America
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Professor's video series explains all facets of Earth
...re two very different ways of getting the message out to the public. And he had an adjustment to make.
He made the lectures at the Teaching companys
large studio in Chantilly, where he gave up to three lectures per daily studio session.
I was nervous at first, he said. I was in a room wi...
Climate influence on deep sea populations
...e progressive depletion of world fisheries is one of the key socio-economical issues of the forthcoming century. However, amid this worrying scenario, companys
study demonstrates how a climate-induced phenomenon occurring at a decadal time-scale, such as the formation of dense shelf waters and its subsequent ...
United Water, in partnership with Stevens, wins Management Innovation Award
...h will be conducted to develop novel methods for cleaning the filtration media.
Building on the success of the Stevens-United Water partnership, the companys
Marketing and Human Resources departments will embark on a full, national roll-out of the program over the 2007-2008 academic year. The partnership wi...
Cheaper drugs now closer to realization with new DropArray technology
...other local enterprises in creating high value added jobs based on home-grown, cutting-edge technologies, said Prof. Ying. She will hold a seat on the companys
board of directors along with a representative from Nanostart AG.
The U.S. represents Curioxs largest potential market with more than 12,000 suita...
EMD Serono launches easypod, new electronic growth hormone injection device
...d device in the growth hormone therapeutic area. easypod was developed for the administration of Saizen [somatropin (rDNA origin) for injection], the companys
treatment for growth hormone deficiency. A 2007 Gold Medal recipient of the Medical Design Excellence Awards, easypod was designed in conjunction wit...
Galapagos and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics announce drug discovery collaboration
...CFFT and BioFocus DPI in April 2005.
We are excited to take advantage of the innovative drug discovery approach developed by BioFocus DPI and the companys
extensive expertise in natural compounds, said Robert J. Beall, Ph.D., President and CEO of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. By exploring compounds de...
Biotech Co. founded by UCLA Scientists to be acquired by Astellas, Pharma Inc.
...ellas, the acquisition will enable Agensys to become the cornerstone of the companys
biologics efforts and will allow the Agensys team to accelerate its discove...ing pancreatic, lung, colon, breast and ovarian cancers which inspired the companys
name change to Agensys in 2001.
We are pleased that our faculty, in ad...
SAGE and Hindawi announce landmark open access agreement
...s is a bold strategic partnership that places SAGE as the largest academic publisher to develop a collection of Gold Open Access journals, marking the companys
continued investment in widening access to important scholarly research. SAGE is the worlds fifth largest journal publisher, with over 485 journals in...
Bee strategy helps servers run more sweetly
...ntil all the requests to access and use the site have been fulfilled. Sometimes there are a lot of requests to access a site (for instance, a clothing companys
retail site after a particularly effective television ad during a popular sporting event) and sometimes there are very few. Predicting demand for Web ...
UCSD bioengineering grad student wins leadership award
...e offering naming opportunities for each of the poster holders. They have sold four so far and are looking to sell more.
Putting your name or your companys
name on one of our poster display cases is a great way for bioengineering alumni from UCSD to give back to their home department, said Feist. All mon...
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Detecting Your Companys Early Trouble Signs
CHICAGO, IL Growing up, "life turns on a dime" was one of my mother's favorite expressions.
She always told me that life could change in the blink of an eye. Personally, this happened to me in May 1995 when I woke up and had blurry vision. A few days later, I was diagnosed with diabetes. That ...
APIs New Name Reflects Companys Current Direction
HARTFORD, Wis.--API Software, Inc., formerly known as Automating Peripherals, Inc., announced today the official name change of the company. API Software, Inc. is a provider of time and attendance, staffing/scheduling, payroll, human resources, productivity management, education tracking and acce...
Berbees success is based on companys history and culture
MADISON, Wis. Berbee Information Networks Corp . President Paul Shain spoke on his companys
history and culture March 31 as part of Accelerate Madisons monthly meeting. According to Shain, Berbees unique principles and culture allowed it to flourish during the aftermath of the dot-com era as ot...
New Probiotics Bacteria Supplier ProbioFerm, LLC Provides the Highest Quality Beneficial Bacteria Available for Product Development
...e innovative technologies to produce private label finished goods.
state-of-the-art fermentation equipment is able to provide bench top fermen...l business. Goldsmith has mastered and will be continuously developing the companys
unique approach to creating a committed relationship with valued clients. ...
454 sequencing uncovers significant genetic variation
...07 454 Life Sciences, a Roche company, in collaboration with Yale University researchers today announced that they have developed a method, using the companys
Genome Sequencer system, to identify significant human genetic variability with an unprecedented level of detail. The new method enables researchers t...
...omeone with operational experience relevant to the companys
provisioning of products/services. Supplying value...od board can dramatically improve the quality of a companys
early decisions, improving the companys
chances of getting financing and hitting milestone...
The Making of Chicago as a Biotech Cluster
...for operating and living in these areas (or do you?). An April 15, 2003 ranking by Genetic Engineering News of total annual costs to operate a biotech companys
facility looked at the cost of operating a 100-worker biotech R&D center for 48 American cities:
Rank Biotech Facility Location Annual Operating C...
Employer Brands Require More Than Slick Marketing
... real world experience.
Whats your company handprint? The most critical challenge related to employer branding is discovering and articulating your companys
unique identity your handprint. This is more than simply creating and marketing an image. Once you know what your company is about, the challenge is ...
The ON* is on the Employer
...e dollars, comes high-quality relationships and an emotional share in their companys
success. For this, they need to know and embrace the vision!
The ON* is...mmendations for accepting the ON*:
The behaviors of leaders match their companys
intrinsic values; be your message.
Provide workers with opportunities ...
Molecular Cloning Systems Gets Distributor
...of genomic services and nucleic acid purification products that help biotech and pharmaceutical companies improve the process of drug development. The companys
products and services are based on the patented Solid Phase Reversible Immobilization (SPRI) technology, which has been used to sequence over 20 billi...
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FDSS6000 System from Hamamatsu Photonic Systems - Drug Discovery
Description:...screening which can utilize both fluorescence and luminescence modalities.
The Hamamatsu light sources and cameras in the FDSS6000 highlight our companys
decades-long experience in photon detection technology. It is a modular, upgradable, and fully integrated system.
Versatility, reliability, unique...
Company:Hamamatsu Photonic Systems - Drug Discovery
ChromQuest is a powerful and flexible Chromatography Data System (CDS) from Thermo Scientific
Description:...egrated instrument control, digital data acquisition, chromatography data processing and reporting for the Thermo Scientific Accela High Speed LC. The companys
innovative HPLC instrument has been designed to maximize the benefits of Thermo Scientific Hypersil GOLD 1.9 m column particle technology and enables ...
KODAK Image Station 4000MM Digital Imaging System from Molecular Imaging Systems, Carestream Health, Inc. (formerly Kodak Molecular Imaging Systems)
Description:... Eastman Kodak companys
Molecular Imaging Systems group announces the availability of KODAK Image Station 4000 Digital Imaging Systems, featuring high resolution cooled CCD c...
Company:Molecular Imaging Systems, Carestream Health, Inc. (formerly Kodak Molecular Imaging Systems)
Canine Endostatin EIA Kit from Neogen Corporation
Description:...se test kits are used worldwide by research laboratories, pharmaceutical research labs and academic institutions. For research use only.
line of reagents include ready-to-use substrates and liquid reagents for use with horseradish peroxidase and alkaline phosphatase based immunoassays. ...
Connect from Tecan
Description:...lications in Genomics, Proteomics, Drug Discovery and Diagnostics. Connect may be easily added to any existing stand-alone detection instrument or the companys
Powerwash 384 microplate washer without any hardware modification to the host instrument. Connect has no rotary movements, saving time and making all ...