Nanotechnologists Specify Limitation For Devising Small Machines
There's a limit to how tiny gadgets, devices and machines can get, scientists have claimed.
The claim comes from an experiment performed by a University of Arizona// team of optical sciences doctoral candidate John D. Perreault and assistant professor of physics Alexander D. Cronin.
Telemedicine expands reach of care for Parkinson's patients
Joseph knew of Dorsey and Biglan through their work with the Parkinson Support Group of Upstate New York and approached them to seek their help in devising
a solution. They struck an approach that utilized telemedicine to conduct patient visits that otherwise would have been burdensome or not possible fo...
Forterus Inc. Announces Special Board Meeting; Nominates Jeff Walton, Former Bear Stearns President, to Board of Directors
...ry board seat. His nomination is the only item on the agenda.
"Mr. Walton built the Bear Stearns division into a multi-billion dollar business by devising
a business model featuring a state-of-the-art web based portal," said Paul Howarth, Forterus founder and CEO. "We look forward to having Jeff, with h...
MHA Clinical Director Kimberly Binaso, Pharm.D. Awarded 2009 ASHP Fellow
... geriatric clinical issues. Dr. Binaso was published in the American Journal of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy in December 2006 as part of an expert panel devising
Best Practice Guidelines for Alzheimer's Disease in Managed Care.
"MHA is extremely proud that Kim was awarded this prestigious honor," stated Mi...
Global Warming Biggest Health Threat of 21st Century, Experts Say
... London (UCL) and published in the May 16 issue of the journal.
"There are no institutions at the global level who can really deal effectively with devising
complex solutions to these complex problems," added Lancet editor Dr. Richard Horton. "It is an urgent threat. It is a dangerous threat. It has been...
Diabetes Discharge Planning is this the latest Topic in Focus at the Diabetes Best Practices Website
...olleagues, there may be several factors that can prevent diabetes patients from following-up after a hospitalization. Assessment of these barriers and devising
a plan to help the patient overcome them are integral to diabetes discharge planning.
The discharge planning strategies of Dr. Cook and his colle...
U-M researcher's idea jells into potential new disease-detection method
..., Mich.---Relying on principles similar to those that cause Jell-O to congeal into that familiar, wiggly treat, University of Michigan researchers are devising
a new method of detecting nitric oxide in exhaled breath.
Because elevated concentrations of nitric oxide in breath are a telltale sign of many di...
Barriers to diabetes care include restaurants and high-risk lifestyles, says international review
...Attitudes toward exercise, physical limitations and discomfort prevented people from taking regular exercise. These need to be taken into account when devising
High-risk lifestyles. Behavioural and psychiatric disorders and cultural and language barriers, among both patients and famil...
Using Music and Sports to Improve Kids' Asthma
...persistent asthma and had a history of repeated ER visits for asthma treatment.
The kids were asked to form a makeshift musical group, tasked with devising
beat-box and vocal percussion-driven asthma informational messages for their own consumption. The audio messages were then incorporated into a play-li...
Genstruct and Gene Logic Collaborate on Systems Toxicology
...y platform to arrive at a comprehensive network-level understanding of an individual patient's disease. This could be of great value to physicians in devising
optimal therapy for each patient," added Dr. Elliston.
About Gene Logic (An Ocimum Biosolutions Company):
Gene Logic is a leading integrated ...
Devising in Medical Technology
Devising in Medical Dictionary
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Devising in Biological News
TGen researchers discover possible way to block the spread of deadly brain tumors
...stoma multiforme, or GBM.
Dr. Michael Berens, Director of TGen's Cancer and Cell Biology Division, said the recent findings are a major step toward devising
a treatment for GBM, which because of its ability to rapidly grow within the brain often means patients have little time to survive.
UIC biologists use DNA to study migration of threatened whale sharks
.... Nor is much known about neonatal or juvenile sharks, including where they grow to maturity, or how and when they move between regions. That has made devising
effective conservation efforts a problem.
"The only real threat to whale sharks is us," said Schmidt. "To design proper conservation plans, we need...
The American Association for Cancer Research congratulates Margaret Hamburg, M.D.
...therapies that are central to the treatment and prevention of cancer. Her leadership will bring new perspectives to important FDA initiatives, such as devising
regulatory pathways for biomarker approval and the development of therapies and tests, as well as efforts to develop the next generation of clinical t...
When a good nanoparticle goes bad
... reducing automobile pollution.
The breakthrough, reported in this week's edition of the journal Nature Materials , also came with a surprise. By devising
a way to watch individual molecules react with a single nanoscale particle of gold in real time, researchers confirmed that some gold particles are be...
Repairing DNA damage: Researchers discover critical process in cancer treatment
...a whole new area of research," says Dr. Drobetsky. "Our data harbour critical implications not only for understanding how cancer develops but also for devising
new strategies to greatly improve cancer treatment."
JHU chemists devise self-assembling 'organic wires'
...s. And just as the semiconductor industry is actively developing smaller and smaller transistors, so, too, are those involved with organic electronics devising
ways to shrink the features of their materials, so they can be better utilized in bioelectronic applications such as those above.
To this end, a te...
New round of Environmental Venture Projects from Stanford's Woods Institute
...bring together researchers from various disciplines that do not habitually collaborate, and they are intended to put the research teams on the path to devising
usable solutions to real-world problems. Most of the successful proposals this year are anchored in specific geographic locales, but the ones we found...
Growing use of nanomaterials spurs research to investigate possible downsides
...ts have so far been largely inconclusive and sometimes contradictory, Posner says.
The ASU research project is designed to overcome that problem by devising
methods to more closely determine the behavior of nanoparticles. That includes developing microfluidic technologies to measure partitioning, transport...
When bears steal human food, mom's not to blame
...mans, appears in the latest edition of the Journal of Mammalogy.
Understanding how bears acquire behavior is important in conservation biology and devising
strategies to minimize potential human-wildlife conflicts, says Dr. Jon Beckmann, a co-author of the study. According to our findings, bears that feed...
A new method to identify mutated genes in human diseases
...ne or more genes. Identification of mutated genes is a crucial first step towards understanding the molecular mechanisms at the origin of diseases and devising
a treatment. In many cases, we do not know the identity of the affected gene, only a chromosomal region (typically containing hundred of genes) in whi...
Devising in Biological Technology
Burnham Institute for Medical Research and Magellan BioScience Group, Inc. Announce Drug Discovery Collaboration
...ham Institute for Medical Research:
Burnham Institute for Medical Research is dedicated to revealing the fundamental molecular causes of disease and devising
the innovative therapies of tomorrow. Burnham, with operations in California and Florida, is one of the fastest-growing research institutes in the cou...
Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research Releases New White Paper, 'Catalyst for Cures: Embryonic Stem Cell Research'
Despite limited funding, scientists have made great strides in using these primary cells to understand what goes wrong in disease and have begun devising
promising new therapies for devastating conditions, such as heart disease, spinal cord injury, and diabetes. Conversations with some of the nation's t...
Burnham Announces Assay Development and License Agreement with Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.
...ham Institute for Medical Research
Burnham Institute for Medical Research is dedicated to revealing the fundamental molecular causes of disease and devising
the innovative therapies of tomorrow. Burnham, with operations in California and Florida, is one of the fastest growing research institutes in the cou...
Investor Group Reconfigures Proposed Slate of Replacement Directors for Trinity Biotech
...ngs important transactional
expertise to the team. His background in capital formation and investment
strategy, together with his extensive record in devising
new and unique
partnership opportunities, make Robert an important addition to our
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MRI Expands Energy Role: Launches Center for Integrated Algal Research and Creates Director of Energy Programs Position
...h kinetics and optimizing growth conditions -- operating open and closed algal bioreactors -- developing and validating harvesting approaches -- devising
and integrating processing technologies -- recovering byproducts and reclaimed water. In addition to announcing the Center for Integrated Algal Res...
Cyntellect to Collaborate With the Burnham Institute for Medical Research
...nham Institute for Medical Research
Burnham Institute for Medical Research is dedicated to revealing the
fundamental molecular causes of disease and devising
therapies of tomorrow. Burnham is one of the fastest growing research
institutes in the country with operations in California and Flori...
New process creates 3-D nanostructures with magnetic materials
...the process variables turn out to be significantly different for active ferromagnetic materials than for passive materials like copper. In addition to devising
a working combination of electrolytes and additives to do Damascene metallization with nickel and a nickel-iron alloy, the NIST team demonstrated stra...
Nanotechnology - Natures Lego Blocks!
...e still immense challenges ahead that need to be addressed and solutions implemented before all of this becomes a practical reality.
Scientists are devising
tools and techniques needed to transform nanotechnology from just computer models into real products that can be manufactured on a very large scale.
Senate Passes an Investment Capital Package; the Assembly Should Follow Suit
...consins sweet spot of high-tech jobs in biotechnology, advanced manufacturing and computing. Kanavas and other lawmakers worked with Gov. Jim Doyle on devising
a revised program that should retain the interest of outside institutional investors, such as pension funds, foundations and endowment funds.
Is Rayovac IT Nirvana? An exclusive interview with Rick Dempsey, VP of IT
... as the core elements.
With that direction set from the business side, Rick began bringing infrastructure and application development in-house and devising
methodologies and organizational structures that keep IT closely linked to Rayovac business needs.
In talking with Rick youll notice you dont hear...
Devising in Biological Definition
...nique (inadvertently sparking a controversy between Herschel and Faulds that was to last until 1917 ), identifying common pattern in fingerprints and devising
a classification system that survives to this day. He also estimated the probability of two persons having the same fingerprint and studied the herita...