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Clarient Reports Second Quarter Revenue Up 40 Percent

...tting us in a position to realize the operating leverage and profits that are possible under this business model. In the second quarter, profits were constrained by investments in much needed infrastructure initiatives, so it is very gratifying for our entire team that we were able to balance these investments ...

Are kids today truly more autonomous?

...dy demonstrated that while the magazine articles showed greater autonomy for children in some areas, they also depicted children as having become more constrained in others. Instead of an overall increased autonomy, she found evidence of a historical trade-off: while children appear to have gained autonomy in pr...

Elekta CMS Software Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Monaco VMAT Treatment Planning Solution

...on with Eberhard Karls Universitat Tuebingen in Germany. A new paradigm in VMAT planning, Monaco incorporates biologically based objectives, constrained optimization, sensitivity analysis and unique smart sequencing. In addition, Monaco is the only planning platform that offers the accurate XVMC Monte ...

Increasing Diagnosis Rates and Growing Use of Key Agents Such as Pfizer's Lyrica Will Drive Eight Percent Annual Growth in the Fibromyalgia Drug Market Through 2018

...008 and will continue to account for more than two-thirds of fibromyalgia drug sales through 2018. Expansion of the market in Europe and Japan will be constrained by a dearth of approved therapies, lower diagnosis rates and less widespread recognition of the disorder. "Uptake of Lyrica and Cymbalta/Xeristar...

Job Stress, Economy Weighing on Americans

...feeling limited by life's circumstances, depression and anxiety disorders had a tendency to gain weight. For men, strained relationships or feeling constrained by life's circumstances wasn't associated with weight gain. But job issues, such as lack of authority or little opportunity to learn new skills or do ...

Stem Cells' "Suspended" State Preserved by Key Step, Scientists Report

...conclude that embryonic stem cells exist in a dynamic state, poised between the open condition that may assure the cell's full potential, and the more constrained state that allows only certain kinds of cells to progress. Chd1, they say, is central to maintaining the open, pluripotent stem cell state. Other...

Derma Sciences Announces First Commercial Sales of BIOGUARD(TM) Barrier Dressings

...e. These early sales enabled us to quickly initiate our evidence generation program, which further helped to drive sales into areas of healthcare not constrained by HCPCS codes, such as hospitals. Having codes for BIOGUARD in place so soon, along with the rapid sales traction we have gained with this new produ...

BD and FIND Achieve Milestone in Global Battle Against MDR-TB

...such as UNITAID and BD," said Dr. Giorgio Roscigno, FIND Chief Executive Officer. "During a time of severe economic distress, resources are constrained and high-burden countries face intensified healthcare challenges. This agreement means that it will be possible to make this test more accessible and ...

Growth in the Parkinson's Disease Drug Market, Fueled by the Launch of Several New Therapies, Will be Offset by Generic Erosion of Key Agents

... including Mirapex/Mirapexin/Sifrol and Requip XL/LP/RP/Modutab, will be offset by increased uptake of generic equivalents. Market growth will also be constrained by the generic erosion of other key therapies, including Novartis/Orion Pharma's Comtan/Comtess/Stalevo and Teva Pharmaceuticals/Lundbeck's Agilect/Az...

University HealthSystem Consortium Hosts Conference on How Hospitals are Responding to Changing Economics

...from the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in New York, who will present findings from a UHC member survey of current labor and benefits strategies in this constrained environment. The conference will be facilitated by UHC staff who in 2009 developed and maintain a specialized "Tactics for Tough ...
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Cepheid Receives Grant to Develop Ten-Color Real-Time PCR Detection Technology for Use in the GeneXpert(R) System

... it possible to replace time-intensive and less sensitive culture processes with rapid, sensitive, and accurate molecular techniques that that are not constrained to a central laboratory environment," said UMDNJ's David Alland, M.D. "This dramatic increase in the number of targets we can detect with a single tes...

CMS, Inc., an Elekta Company, Announces First Cancer Patients Treated With Monaco(TM) Radiation Treatment Planning System

...cing treatment plans with the application. Featuring biological modeling, constrained optimization, and Monte Carlo dose calculation algorithms, Monaco represent...d-error by guiding the decision making process -- Smart Sequencing(TM), a constrained aperture optimization that produces efficient step-and-shoot segments -- ...

Landmark HIV/AIDS Publication Launches at International AIDS Society Conference in Mexico City

...ocumentation of lessons being learned, in addition to the latest knowledge concerning the evolving 'science' of implementing care programs in resource constrained settings, is critically important." More than 230 authors from many of the world's leading public health institutions contributed to the text, shari...

Alegent Health Sees Positive Results From Recent Clinician Usability Study Collaboration With Siemens and Motion Computing

... the increase in clinician satisfaction such as overall mobility, ease of data entry and access, and the ability to move around more easily in constrained areas. -- Cost Savings -- Although it was not a primary focus of the study, one of Alegent Health's overall objectives is to reduce the relative ...

Facet Solutions' AFRS(TM) Demonstrates Biomechanical Advantages Over Dynamic Stabilization in Independent Testing

...natural kinematics, balance, and stability in the spine joints; similar to hip and knee joint replacement devices. Recent studies have shown that the constrained nature of dynamic stabilization increases screw stresses. This increase may have contributed to the higher rates of screw loosening and resulted in li...

Discovery Labs Presents Surfaxin and Aerosurf Data At the Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting

...ive aerosolized surfactant could potentially redefine respiratory critical care medicine. Historical attempts to achieve this ambitious goal have been constrained by current technological limitations. These data support our approach in collaboration with our partners at Chrysalis to address these historical limi...
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NexGen Complete Knee Solution Legacy Knee Constrained Condylar Knee (LCCK)

Description: The NexGen Legacy LCCK Femoral Component is intended for patients who require additional prosthetic stabilization due to inadequate mediolateral, anteroposterior and varus/valgus ligament function, and require augmentation and/or stem extensions due to inadequate bone stock. The NexGen LCCK is avai...
Company:Zimmer, Inc.

Poly - Dial Constrained Liner

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Company:DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.

HALO Infant Protection System

Description:...nts, staff, and vital medical equipment to ensure the operating efficiencies, cost savings, and overall peace of mind possible even in todays busy and constrained healthcare facilities. And with HALO, youre not only getting the most reliable and versatile solution, but also unique-skin sensing RFID tags th...
Company:VeriChip Corporation

Foundation® Modular Revision System

Description:...designed cam action that engages at 60 degrees of flexion to induce a smooth stable femoral roll-back motion and allow for 130 degrees of flexion. The constrained tibial insert in conjunction with the femur is designed to maximize "in-plane" joint motion while minimizing "out-of-plane" translation and rotation....
Company:Encore Medical Corporation

Foundation® Posterior Stabilized Knee

Description:...table femoral roll-back motion and allow for 130 degrees of flexion. Femoral component comes in a PS open box design with prominent lateral flare. The constrained tibial insert in conjunction with the femur is designed to maximize "in-plane" joint motion while minimizing "out-of-plane" translation and rotation....
Company:Encore Medical Corporation

Maxim® Primary Knee System

Description:... Maxim is indicated for use in total knee replacements both in primary and revision instances. Offered in cruciate retaining, posterior stabilized and constrained options for deficient collateral ligaments. The Maxim Knee employs Titanium Alloy plasma spray porous coating, which offers an excellent fixation sur...
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc

Ascent Primary Knee System - Ascent posterior stabilized/constrainable closed box femoral components.

Description:... Cruciate retaining, posterior stabilized and constrained components....
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc

Ascent Primary Knee System - Primary porous femoral components

Description:... Cruciate retaining, posterior stabilized and constrained components....
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc

Ascent Primary Knee System - Ascent posterior stabilized/constrainable open box femoral components.

Description:... Cruciate retaining, posterior stabilized and constrained components....
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc

Ascent Primary Knee System - Ascent primary interlock femoral components.

Description:... Cruciate retaining, posterior stabilized and constrained components....
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc
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Social phobia

... front of other people. Social phobia is a persistent and irrational fear of situations that may involve ... People with social phobia are constrained by their condition to the point that ... Guided mastery treatment is a performance-based approach to phobia therapy derived from social cogn...
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Microbes and their hosts -- exploring the complexity of symbiosis in DNA and cell biology

...mpact of symbiotic lifestyle on genetic variation and microbial adaptation is entitled, "Remaining Flexible in Old Alliances: Functional Plasticity in constrained Mutualisms." Adam Silver and Joerg Graf from the University of Connecticut, in Storrs, explore the role of virulence factors and specific toxins pr...

The SIB recognizes the next generation of bioinformaticians

...lar residues in much detail. Such analyses reveal that protein residues are constrained in very complicated ways, with interacting residues forming chains or netwo...t must proceed correctly for an animal to survive, changes in evolution are constrained according to their effects on development. Changes that disrupt development...

New tool for next-generation cancer treatments using nanodiamonds

...ial-mediated drug-delivery schemes: dosage control and high spatial resolution. In fundamental research and development, biologists are typically constrained to studying the effects of a drug on an entire cell population because it is difficult to deliver them to a single cell. To address this issue, the te...

Landfill cover soil methane oxidation underestimated

...tions of methane oxidation only four reported values of 10% or less. One reported a value of 10%. This particular study was the first to report a well constrained value for the fraction of methane oxidized in a specific landfill, and because of this, it has received undue weight in the determination of regulatio...

Results of the third school nutrition dietary assessment study published

... meals remain too high in saturated fat and sodium, and children are not consuming enough fruits, vegetables and whole grains. Many public schools are constrained in providing better meals because of limited funds. It is time to reexamine the formulas used to set national reimbursement rates with reference to th...

New insight into how bees see

...el views of rotated faces using a mechanism of interpolating or image averaging previously learnt views." The findings show that despite the highly constrained neural resources of the insects (their brains are 0.01 per cent the size of the human brain) their ability has evolved so that they're able to process...

Why the swamp sparrow is hitting the high notes

...essor of Ornithology in the UM College of Arts and Science and co-author of the study. "Even in the case of signals whose properties are physically constrained to reflect an individual's abilities, animals exaggerate their signals as much as they can, during critical situations," Searcy said. The slow trill...

Shape changes in aroma-producing molecules determine the fragrances we detect

...ong activity in the OSNs. However, those molecules whose carbon chains were constrained into a U shape blocked the receptor and left the cell unable to sense octanal. "Conformationally constrained odorants were more selective in the number of OSNs they activated," Profess...

Ocean acidification from CO2 emissions will cause physiological impairment to jumbo squid

... over time to accommodate the changing environment, jumbo squids have among the highest oxygen demands of any animal on the planet and are thus fairly constrained in how they can respond. "We believe it is the blood that is sensitive to high CO 2 and low pH," Seibel said. "This sensitivity allows the squids...

Effects of climate change vary greatly across plant families

...rotected or undeveloped since Thoreau's observations of the area between 1851 and 1858. Understanding the decline of species abundance over time is constrained by the limited availability of historic data. Davis' work with Harvard graduate students Charles Willis and Brad Ruhfel combines contemporary data, co...
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Stem cells' 'suspended' state preserved by key step, scientists report

...conclude that embryonic stem cells exist in a dynamic state, poised between the open condition that may assure the cell's full potential, and the more constrained state that allows only certain kinds of cells to progress. Chd1, they say, is central to maintaining the open, pluripotent stem cell state. ...

Enerkem Announces World-Class Advanced Energy Research Center in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

...announced by Enerkem. "Enerkem is a proud partner in this novel project, which focuses on innovative technologies and research for tomorrow's carbon constrained reality," said Vincent Chornet, President and Chief Executive Officer of Enerkem. "This research center will become an important component in furtheri...

Sanofi Pasteur Responds to Nation's Need for Hib Vaccine With Increased Supply

...iously deferred, at the next regularly-scheduled medical encounter. This practice will help ensure a steady stream of available supply, which remains constrained in the short term. About Hib Disease Haemophilus influenzae type b, or Hib, is a bacterium that resides in the upper respiratory tract of h...

BD and FIND Achieve Milestone in Global Battle Against MDR-TB

... partners such as UNITAID and BD," said Dr. Giorgio Roscigno, FIND Chief Executive Officer. "During a time of severe economic distress, resources are constrained and high-burden countries face intensified healthcare challenges. This agreement means that it will be possible to make this test more accessible and ...

Graphene yields secrets to its extraordinary properties

...r strangeness. When ordinary conductors are put in a strong magnetic field, charge carriers such as electrons begin moving in circular orbits that are constrained to discrete, equally spaced energy levels. In graphene these levels are known to be unevenly spaced because of the "massless" electrons. The Georgi...

Beckman Coulter Announces First Quarter 2009 Results

...were offset by effective currency hedging, a favorable product mix and determined expense management. Despite a difficult operating environment which constrained top-line growth, adjusted net earnings per fully diluted share grew over 9%, adjusted EBITDA increased 13% and operating cash flow was $106 million, u...

TrueVision Adds 3D Flat Panel Displays to its Visualization Platform for Refractive-Cataract Surgery

...e OR." "Adding these 3D flat panel options to our product line will improve TrueVision's appeal for prospective customers that have been constrained by small operating rooms. 3D flat panels are just another step in the rapid evolution of our platform." said CEO Forrest Fleming. All system...

DNA2.0 Introduces Freedom of Expression With a New Family of Bacterial Expression Vect:ors

...press vectors is performed at no additional cost for gene synthesis customers and provides the freedom of working with expression vectors that are not constrained by intellectual property restrictions. The pJexpress family of vectors is available now from DNA2.0 with the same speed and PhD-level support that cus...

Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Institute Enhances Patient Care With Monaco(R) Radiation Treatment Planning System

...apy ( IMRT ) treatment planning system. Featuring biological modeling, constrained optimization, sensitivity analysis and Monte Carlo dose calculation algorit... approximations with discrete gantry positions. Biologically based constrained optimization, which enables better target dose conformity and normal tissue...

New Generation Biofuels Completes Construction of Baltimore Facility

...ransportation. Within the power generation industry, the Company has identified more than 100 power plants that run during peak hours, are potentially constrained by emissions limitations and may be eligible for renewable energy credits. So far, 29 states and the District of Columbia have established Renewable P...
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Ph.D.-C7C Disulfide Constrained Peptide Library Kit from New England Biolabs

Description: Applications: Epitope mapping, Mapping protein-protein contacts, Identification of enzyme substrates/inhibitors, Identification of receptor agonists/antagonists...
Company:New England Biolabs
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Eugenics

...ly been asked whether or not it thus carries the ethically problematic components of early twentieth century eugenics. Though any ideas which can be constrained as "eugenic" are still highly controversial in both the public and scholarly spheres, a few distinguished scientists, including Nobel Prize winners su...

Human

...ifferent from Western notions of monotheism. Humanism Humanism as a philosophy defines a socio-political doctrine the bounds of which are not constrained by those of locally developed cultures, but which includes all of humanity and all issues common to human beings. Because collective spirituality ofte...
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Peptide-binding groove

...thin the binding groove , and are ... First, the peptide was removed from the binding groove and the empty HLA-A2 ... ... 11), as they are constrained into the MHCI peptide binding groove , with their N ... The peptide binding groove of MHCII molecules is open, binding peptides in a .....

Coding sequence

.... sequence , a base-paired structure between two segments of the CP- coding cis ... ... DNA lying outside of the protein- coding sequence . ... constrained NON- CODING SEQUENCE . ADAPTIVE EVOLUTION WITHIN NON... INDELS AND HETEROGENEOUS... Coding region Coding region , depending on context, can r...

Class

... ... A class is the primary adventuring style of a player character which determines ... Be aware that the choice of which class to play is constrained by the choice of ... class . extends. Constructors. Scope Resolution Operator (::) parent ... I was looking for a way to have a wrapper class wi...
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