Ironman Competitor with Diabetes Inspires Individuals with Diabetes to Live Without Limits
"Iron Andy" Holder Visits Kaheka Pharmacy To Inspire Others to Manage Chronic Conditions
HONOLULU, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an inspirational nationwide tour, "Iron Andy" Holder, an Ironman competitor
who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 36, participated in a Wellness Fair a...
GDFII/L&P Sucralose Win Over Competitor Tate & Lyle
EXETER, Calif., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Sucralose manufacturer Guangdong Food Industry Institute/L&P Food Ingredient Co. Ltd. (GDFII/L&P) today announced that the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) in Washington, D.C. ruled in its favor in a Section 337 patent dispute (docke...
Perr&Knight Announces Discounted Fee Schedule for Access to Its Online Database of Commercial Lines Competitor Filings
LOS ANGELES, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- For a limited time, Perr&Knight
is offering a discounted fee schedule for commercial lines writers who are
interested in obtaining their competitors' rate, rule and form filings from
around the country online at RateFilings.com.
RateFilings.com features ...
Ironman Competitor with Diabetes Encourages Others to Live Without Limits; Competes in Ironman Arizona in Tempe
Thursday, April 10 through Saturday, April 12, 2008 (Race Day: April 13 at 7 am)
VALLEY FORGE, Pa., April 3, 2008 /PRNewswire/ --
WHO/ WHAT: "Iron Andy" Holder, an Ironman Arizona competitor
who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 36, will p...
Generic Competitor for Plavix Blocked in US
Never mind Sicko. Everyday expressions of outrage over the soaring healthcare costs dont seem to matter either for US judges. A Canadian company's cheap generic version of the blood thinner Plavix has been blocked from the U.S. market until at least 2011. U.S. District Judge Sidney H. Stein said T...
Par Pharmaceutical Reports EPS of $0.71 for Second Quarter 2009
...he release of backorders. Par remained the exclusive supplier of generic Imitrex(R) 4mg and 6mg starter kits and 4mg prefilled cartridges and had one competitor
in the 6mg prefilled cartridges throughout the second quarter.
Meclizine: Net sales for the three months ended June 27, 2009 were...
WellPoint Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
... and utilization rates; our ability to secure sufficient premium rate increases; our ability to contract with providers consistent with past practice; competitor
pricing below market trends of increasing costs; reduced enrollment, as well as a negative change in our health care product mix; risks and uncertaint...
Cost-Conscious Texans Find Relief with Direct Access Lab Testing
...hese cost-conscious Texans shop around for the best price. Any Lab Test Now® in Plano has their thyroid panel listed 48% lower than their major competitor
and getting their comprehensive STD panel will save around $400. These discounts are common among the hundreds of tests they offer.
Carefx Implements Fusionfx at Fletcher Allen Health Care to Improve Anywhere/Anytime Access to Crucial Patient Information
...o the patient's order page has been positively received by our OR professionals," said Dr. Schapiro.
"Fletcher Allen selected Carefx over its competitor
largely for its technology, application development, and use of industry standards, including Microsoft .Net," added Podesta. "Their products are extr...
Portola Pharmaceuticals Announces Several Scientific Presentations at International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis XII Congress
...ales. Betrixaban, its oral Factor Xa inhibitor is licensed to Merck & Co., Inc., and elinogrel, its P2Y(12) ADP receptor antagonist and potential competitor
for Plavix* (clopidogrel), is licensed to Novartis. Both betrixaban and elinogrel are Phase II product candidates that have best-in-class features to...
Competitor in Medical Technology
Lower Extremity Peripheral Vascular Stent and Balloon Catheter Markets to Exceed $180 Million in Europe by 2013
... Positive clinical data, competitor
focus, and new drug-eluting technologies to drive lower extremity procedure...ase in Europe is being fueled by positive clinical trial results, increased competitor
focus, and the release of new drug-eluting devices for these indications. C...
Three Clinical Studies of bioTheranostics Molecular Breast Cancer Diagnostics Presented at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
of bioTheranostics. "As suggested by one of the studies presented this week,
our test offers additional risk assessment over the leading competitor
providing a more informative picture of the intermediate risk group. We look
forward to further expanding and validating this test with both additi...
Study Shows ACCU-CHEK(R) Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems and Lancing Devices Are Least Painful
...r 36 days, testing on each site-finger, palm and forearm-with each of
the 3 competitor
brands and 1 of the ACCU-CHEK products. After testing was
completed, respon...x and ACCU-CHEK
Softclix Plus lancing devices were compared individually to competitor
"There is no question that better management of di...
MicroDose Announces Positive Results From the QDose Inhaled Insulin Glucose Clamp Study
...d formulation compared with subcutaneous insulin. The
relative bioavailability observed in this study compares favorably with
available information on competitor
inhaled insulin programs. The study was
conducted in the United States at Profil Institute for Clinical Research
Inc (Profil) in San Diego, with 14 he...
Insmed Releases Positive Results from Iplex Phase II HIV-Associated
Adipose Redistribution Syndrome Clinical Study
...upport the most important differentiating
property of our product in this patient population, which is
IPLEX's ability to improve glucose homeostasis. competitor
such as TH9507 and growth hormone reportedly either do not alter
glucose homeostasis or exacerbate it, respectively. When
considering that up...
Kosan Presents Phase 1 Data Showing Promising Antitumor Activity
and Safety Profile of Epothilone KOS-1584 at ASCO
novel epothilone D backbone, has the potential to be superior to
other epothilones currently in development and ultimately emerge as
a meaningful competitor
in the taxane market. We look forward to
initiating a robust Phase 2 clinical program, with the support of
our partner Roche, later in 2007."
Biofrontera AG Announces Clinical Study Confirms Excellent Efficacy
of BF-200 ALA In Actinic Keratosis
clinical trial was the percentage of the complete remission of
actinic lesions. Since strong pain often occurs during photodynamic
therapy with competitor
products, the appearance of pain during the
irradiation after BF-200 ALA application was also monitored.
When patients were evaluated 12 weeks af...
Competitor in Medical Products
Tibial Nailing System
Mechanical tests have shown that the Orthofix nails and locking screws have a much greater fatigue resistance than that of the existing competitor
The proximal bend in the nail and the proximal locking screw configuration make the nail particularly stable in proximal fractures. ...
Competitor in Biological News
Smaller plants punch above their weight in the forest, say Queen's biologists
"Until now most of the thinking has suggested that to be a good competitor
in the forest, you have to be a big plant," says Queen's Biology professor ...ble to tolerate all the punches you're going to take. The winner may be the competitor
with the superior 'staying power'."
Smaller plants have many advantages ...
UC San Diego and Genentech scientists develop potentially disruptive antibody sequencing technology
... offers a simple analogy for the algorithmic foundations of CSPS. "Imagine that the revised edition of a popular book has just been printed and that a competitor
wishing to delay its release sneaks into the warehouse to shred all the books to pieces and destroys the original template," observed Bandeira, who re...
Beetles get by with a little help from their friends
...biotic. Interestingly, the antibiotic inhibits the growth of a fast-growing competitor
fungus but does not affect the slow-growing beneficial fungus.
Before la... eggs. The antibiotic from the bacteria prevents growth of the fast-growing competitor
fungus but does not harm the slow-growing beneficial fungus, which continue...
Male fish deceive rivals about their top mate choice
...not be evolutionarily stable if males always have an opportunity to deceive rivals," they said. After all, if males always attempt such deception, any competitor
who didn't fall for the ruse would have easy access to the choicest mating partner.
bioMETRX, Inc. Garage Door Opener Named 'Best In Class'
...cts, today announced that the MasterLock(R) smartTOUCH(TM)
GDO has beat out competitor
products in independent lab testing, and was
named best in class and the mo...forming tests on our
GDO product, but we didn't expect the tests to include competitor
as well. We knew that our smartTOUCH(TM) Garage Door Opener was su...
AGU journal highlights -- Jan. 28, 2008
...mixed taiga zone. Because larch seeds require the extreme heat of fires to germinate, this decrease in fire return intervals may help sustain larch as competitor
species migrate north as a result of warmer climates.
Wildfires dynamic in the larch dominance zone
Viacheslav I. Kharuk and Mar...
Katherine Freed wins first place at the International ISPE Undergraduate Poster Contest
...ens Institute of Technology, won first place at the International ISPE Undergraduate Poster Contest in Las Vegas in November 2007. Freed was the first competitor
from New Jersey to win this ISPE award. Her winning poster, Impedance Mammography, was based on a project she created with her Senior Design team at S...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Nov. 28, 2007
After grabbing headlines for years as the ultimate solution to world energy problems, the hydrogen economy has an emerging but lesser-known competitor
called the methanol economy, according to an article scheduled for the Dec. 3 issue of Chemical & Engineering News, ACS weekly newsmagazine.
Theory of oscillations may explain biological mysteries
...ts such as “synchronized chaos? the interaction between two weakly competing consumers of a food resource can be transformed by the arrival of a third competitor
to provide unpredictable opportunities for the newcomer to invade. Vandermeer holds out hopes that the study of oscillations in biological populations...
Different strategies underlie the ecology of microbial invasions
... some of the invading bacteria can be killed by their own phage parasites, upon their death they release a burst of infectious parasites that can kill competitor
bacteria. Unlike chemical killing, released parasites trigger an epidemic among susceptible competitors, which become factories producing more parasit...
Competitor in Biological Technology
Good Neighbor Pharmacy(R) Ironman Competitor Inspires Individuals with Diabetes to Live Without Limits
'Iron Andy' Holder Completes First Year Inspiring Others to Manage Chronic Conditions
VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2007, Good Neighbor
Pharmacy(R) featuring Diabetes Shoppe(R), teamed up with "Iron Andy" Holder
as part of the "Managing Diabetes: Li...
AOBO Announces New Product Launch
...eering, commented, "We are very pleased to be launching the Jingwei
Capsule, which is complementary to our market-leading Boke nasal spray. Its
is Schering-Plough's Claritine, whose revenue is estimated to
be RMB 1.0 billion at present. Jingwei is an excellent product that is both
Patent Attorney John Rizvi Speaks at FIME International Medical Expo
... companies work with attorneys who don't fully understand the medical patent industry and draft claims that are too narrow in scope. This can allow a competitor
to "design around" a patented product.
John Rizvi has over 14 years of experience focused exclusively on the preparation and prosecution...
Elsevier Releases Results of Alternative Energy Research Leadership Study Identifying Top 25 Institutions Worldwide
...s rather than part of a larger effort.
"Although the United States is the most prolific across all of the topic
groups, Germany is a formidable competitor
in solar/photovoltaic," explained
Kevin Boyack, Senior Development Advisor for Elsevier A&G, study analyst and
webcast presenter. "Not only is Ger...
Cyprotex Launches Cloe(R) Gateway, its Secure web Portal for Access to Cyprotex Services Including an Enhanced Version of Cloe(R) PK.
...h medicinal chemists. This approach to
selling software solutions is new to the ADME / pharmacokinetic world and we
anticipate it will grow to replace competitor
products still being sold on
the outdated server / license model.
The pharmaceutical industry has amassed a huge quantity of ADME data over
STAAR Surgical Releases Afinity(TM) Collamer(R) Aspheric Single Piece NTIOL
...design. Today, Toric IOLs are quickly becoming the standard of care for cataract procedures as the toric design corrects astigmatism. The only other competitor
in the marketplace recently raised their price by $100, despite the fact that during these difficult economic times the additional cost is likely to b...
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Life Technologies for Excellence in the Life Science Research Tools Industry
...Company of the Year Award. The company's size, product portfolio breadth, market segment leadership, and strong future potential set it apart from any competitor
in the life science research tools industry. Moreover, Life Technologies shows great commitment to providing innovative and enabling tools across the ...
Occlutech Obtains Favourable Ruling in Proceedings Initiated by AGA Medical
...19 /PRNewswire/ -- Occlutech GmbH today announced
that it had defeated a request for insolvency, launched at the Amtsgericht
Gera in Germany by its US competitor
The request by AGA was based on wrongful assumptions about Occlutech, and
AGA announced that it had started the said request to re...
Azur Pharma Announces the Licensing of Niravam, Parcopa, Kemstro and Fluxid From UCB
Niravam and Parcopa have been commercially available in the U.S. since
2005 and 2004, respectively. There is one approved generic competitor
Parcopa. Two ANDAs to Niravam have been filed with the FDA. Kemstro and
Fluxid are both FDA approved but not yet commercially available in the U.S....
ev3 Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results
...at resulted from the activities of new competitors. More specifically,
our atherectomy business is still under some pressure due to the entry of a
and the ongoing physician trialing of competitive devices.
However, we believe that physician trialing of competitive products
ultimately will confirm...
Competitor in Biological Products
5X Competitor II (Mouse) from Takara Mirus Bio
Description: Competitors to lower non-specific signal...
Company:Takara Mirus Bio
PolarScreen Glucocorticoid Receptor Competitor Assay Kit, Far Red from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
Description: PolarScreen Glucocorticoid Receptor (GR) Competitor
Assay Kits are ideal for studying or screening novel GR binding compounds. The PolarScreen GR Competitor
Assay Kits contain partially purified GR protein, stabilizing peptide, buffer, and one of the following proprietary fluorescent glucocorticoid...
Company:Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
PolarScreen Progesterone Receptor Competitor Assay Kit, Far Red from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
Description: PolarScreen Progesterone Receptor (PR) Competitor
Assay Kits are ideal for studying or screening novel progesterone receptor binding compounds using fluorescence polarization (FP). The homogenous assay utilizes a fusion of glutathione transferase to the ligand binding domain of human progesterone r...
Company:Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
PolarScreen Androgen Receptor Competitor Assay Kit, Red from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
Description: The PolarScreen Androgen Receptor (AR) Competitor
Assay Kits provide a sensitive and efficient method for studying and screening potential AR ligands using fluorescence polarization (FP). The kits contain rat AR ligand binding domain protein tagged with His and GST [AR-LBD (His-GST)], and a novel, ...
Company:Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
PR Competitor Assay Green from Invitrogen
Description: Progesterone Receptor (PR) Competitor
Assay Kits are ideal for studying or screening novel progesterone receptor binding compounds using fluorescence polarization (FP) The homogenous assay utilizes a fusion of glutathione transferase to the ligand binding domain of human progesterone receptor [PR-L...
ER-beta Fluorescence polarization Assay Kit from Invitrogen
Description:... Estrogen Receptor (ER) competitor
Assay Kits Green for Estrogen Receptors-alpha and -beta (ER-Alpha and ER-Beta) are ideal for screening novel estrogen receptor binding compounds and e...
Glycoprotein Isolation Kit WGA from Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.
Description:..., selectively binds to N-Acetyl glucosamine (GlcNAc) groups and to sialic acid.
High recovery Equivalent or greater glycoprotein recovery versus competitor
kits and lectin resins
Fast Glycoprotein purification in less than an hour
Versatile Isolate glycoproteins from various sample types, e.g....
Company:Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.
PolarScreen PPARGamma-Competitor Assay Kit, Red from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
Description:...he PolarScreen Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor-gamma (PPARGamma) competitor
Assay Kits provide a sensitive and efficient method for studying and screen...ve affinity of test compounds for PPARGamma-LBD. The PolarScreen PPARGamma competitor
Assay Kits, includes purified, active PPARGamma-LBD protein, Fluormone PPAR...
Company:Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
PPARGamma-Competitor Assay Kit Green from Invitrogen
Description:...rapeutically important in the treatment of coronary artery disease, obesity, and cancer. The Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor-gamma (PPAR) competitor
Assay Kit, Green provides a sensitive and efficient method for studying and screening potential PPAR ligands using fluorescence polarization (FP). The...
Competitor in Biological Definition
Competitive exclusion principle
...s cannot stably coexist. One of the two competitors will always have an ever so slight advantage over the other that leads to extinction of the second competitor
in the long run.
The competitive exclusion principle is a theoretical concept that follows from abstract mathematical modeling . The conditions un...
...ies' ability to compete effectively for diminished resources or against new competitor
Habitat degradation through toxicity can kill off a species very...e with no forest to house it.
Diminished resources or introduction of new competitor
species also often accompany habitat degradation. Global warming has all...