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Narrow-band imaging comparable to white light colonoscopy in differentiating colorectal polyps

OAK BROOK, Ill. December 15, 2008 Researchers from Yale University School of Medicine compared narrow-band imaging (NBI) without high magnification to standard white light colonoscopy in differentiating colorectal polyps during real-time colonoscopy and found that NBI was not more accurate than ...

Only A Few Differentiating Factors Between Adult And Stem Cells

Researchers have successfully directed cells taken from mouse embryos or adult mice to behave like stem cells by using just four differentiating factors. The details appear// in an immediate early publication of the journal Cell. Researchers said the newly formed cells called "induced pluripotent s...

Mobile Surgery International Assembles Team of Nationally Recognized Orthopedic Surgeons

...l Convenience(TM) . To do this, MSI is cutting overhead, recruiting outstanding surgical talent, and identifying host surgical facilities. It provides differentiating surgical programs and develops custom solutions to administrative needs with minimal regard to geography. Whether the patient comes to the surgeon, th...

INVEGA(R) Approved as the First and Only Treatment for Schizoaffective Disorder

...ed in 2006 for the treatment of schizophrenia. Janssen(R), Division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc, markets INVEGA(R) in the U.S. differentiating schizoaffective disorder from schizophrenia or a mood disorder can be difficult. Patients with schizoaffective disorder experience the psychosis chara...

Bcl6 gene sculpts helper T cell to boost antibody production

...ience . The gene is Bcl6, which the team found plays the crucial role in differentiating a nave T cell into a T follicular helper cell (Tfh). "Tfh cells were fir...other set of experiments showed that Bcl6 expression inhibits a T cell from differentiating into Th17, Th1 or Th2 cells, three other lines of helper cell Finally, w...

AlphaRx Presents Positive Preclinical Data on Zysolin(TM) Inhalable Nanoparticles at Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting

...sible for death rates approaching 40%. This data suggests that the nanoparticulate formulation of Zysolin(TM) may utilize a unique mechanism of action differentiating it from conventional formulations, enhancing antimicrobial activity against gram negative pathogens. Zysolin(TM) has the potential to be a first-in-cl...

PRA International to Host Audio Conference: Oncology Trials in 2009 - Challenges & Innovative Approaches

...ough its 35 global offices. PRA's therapeutic expertise, global reach and project experience, combined with extensive local knowledge and our differentiating P E R SON A L ELEMENT enable our project teams to deliver consistent and on time performance for our clients. This unique PRA philosophy - THE P E R...

For Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes, 89 Percent of Surveyed Endocrinologists Identify a Need for Additional GLP-1 Analogues and 71 Percent Say the Same About DPP-IV Inhibitors

... cost of a novel DPP-IV inhibitor relative to the cost of Januvia will strongly influence tier placement. As a result, cost could provide an effective differentiating feature for novel DPP-IV inhibitors." A Clinician and Payer Perspective on Changing Dynamics in the Diabetes Market: Is There Room for N...

PRA International Expands Presence in Asia:

...ials through its 35 global offices. PRA's therapeutic expertise, global reach and project experience, combined with extensive local knowledge and our differentiating P E R SON A L ELEMENT enable our project teams to deliver consistent and on time performance for our clients. This unique PRA philosophy - THE P E ...

Master Stem Cell for Human Heart Identified

... WEDNESDAY, July 1 (HealthDay News) -- For the first time, researchers have identified a single "master" stem cell in humans that is capable of differentiating into all three major cell types that make up the human heart. "This is a very simple but very important and fundamental finding, and that is unders...
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Prometheus Announces New Findings Regarding Patients at Risk for Celiac Disease at DDW

...s combined with Prometheus' Smart Diagnostic Algorithm is more effective at differentiating IBD vs. non-IBD and Crohn's disease vs. ulcerative colitis than using tradi...ilar, it is sometimes difficult to establish a definite diagnosis. However, differentiating between the two diseases is extremely important as treatment is often very ...

PRA International: Participating Sponsor for Exploratory Clinical Development World in London

...ials through its 35 global offices. PRA's therapeutic expertise, global reach and project experience, combined with extensive local knowledge and our differentiating P E R SON A L ELEMENT enable our project teams to deliver consistent and on time performance for our clients. This unique PRA philosophy - THE P E ...

Prometheus and Rosetta Genomics Announce License and Collaboration Agreement

...c-specific response patterns ranging from a high incidence of severe or fatal bleeding in the lungs to poor response to treatment. Current methods for differentiating squamous from non-squamous NSCLC are not standardized, are difficult to reproduce and can have low accuracy. miRview(TM) squamous produces a single ob...

Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive ProLindac(TM) Phase 2 Ovarian Cancer Clinical Trial Results

...eutic agent that combines multiple modes of action to overcome drug resistance. Access is also developing Phenylbutyrate ("PB"), an HDAC inhibitor and differentiating agent currently a Phase 2 clinical candidate. Access recently announced the acquisition of MacroChem Corporation. This acquisition provides Access wit...

Compared to Standard Therapies, Pixantrone Decreases Time to Achieve Complete Remission by 47% in Relapsed Aggressive Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

...g antitumor agent that contains an aza-anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents, was discovered by our scientists...or groove binder that contains an aza- anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents. Anthracyclines have been shown t...

Cell Therapeutics and IDIS Announce Agreement for a European Named Patient/Compassionate Use Program for Pixantrone

...g antitumor agent that contains an aza-anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents, was discovered by our scientists...jor groove binder that contains an aza-anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents. Anthracyclines have been shown t...

Pixantrone Increases Progression-Free Survival by 81% Compared to Standard Chemotherapeutic Agents in Phase III Relapsed Aggressive non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Trial

...g antitumor agent that contains an aza-anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents, was discovered by our scientists...jor groove binder that contains an aza-anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents. Anthracyclines have been shown t...

Pixantrone Pre-NDA Communication from FDA Provides Cell Therapeutics Basis to Begin Rolling NDA Submission

...g antitumor agent that contains an aza-anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents, was discovered by our scientists...jor groove binder that contains an aza-anthracenedione molecular structure, differentiating it from anthracycline chemotherapy agents. Anthracyclines have been shown t...

Access Pharmaceuticals Presents new Combination Data on the Company's Angiolix(R) Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibody

...eutic agent that combines multiple modes of action to overcome drug resistance. Access is also developing Phenylbutyrate ("PB"), an HDAC inhibitor and differentiating agent currently a Phase 2 clinical candidate. For additional information on Access Pharmaceuticals, please visit our website at www.accesspharma.com ...

Rosetta Genomics Announces Commercial Availability of its First MicroRNA-Based Diagnostic Test; Will Host Teleconference to Discuss Launch of Future Tests

...ed to offer a quantitative, objective, and standardized diagnostic tool for differentiating squamous from non squamous NSCLC patients. The importance of accurately ide...leeding in the lungs) to overall poor response. Current methods for differentiating squamous from non squamous non-small cell lung cancer lack standardization,...
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EnteroScreen 4™

Description:...r, Lysine Iron Agar (LIA), and Urea Agar, are used to screen non-lactose fermentors isolated from stool specimens. This battery of tests is helpful in differentiating Salmonella and Shigella from other members of the Enterobacteriaceae family. Hardy Diagnostics EnteroScreen 4™ contains a unique media combinati...
Company:Hardy Diagnostics

pHEM-ALERT®

Description:...chart and a package insert. The plastic probe is in the shape of a small flat key. pHEM-ALERT is indicated for measuring vaginal pH for the purpose of differentiating normal and abnormal conditions in symptomatic women. The device is inserted into the vagina and the measurement taken....
Company:FemTek, LLC

Aquarius™ TT Urodynamics Systems with optional video

Features:...ight controlled transducers maneuver easily to any position. Ultra hi frequency EMG meets the most demanding protocols (up to 5000 Hz) and assists in differentiating S3 and S4. High durable, shock mounted Uroflowmeter enhances accuracy at low flow rates. ...
Company:Laborie Medical Technologies Corp

Humphrey Field Analyzer II - i series

Features:...head to keep the eye properly centered in the trial lens during tests. Gaze Tracking Displays and prints any deviation of fixation, thereby differentiating between head motion and gaze errors. Automatic Pupil Measurement Measures the diameter of the patient's pupil at the start of the test and ...
Company:Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.
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Night terror

...e a sleep disorder in which a person quickly awakens from sleep in a terrified state. ... to talk to a child who is having a night terror . ... differentiating a night terror from a nightmare depends upon a couple of factors. ... When a child has a night terror , he can be aroused from it only with gre...

Iron deficiency

...oth sexes iron deficiency anaemia causes decreased ... The prevalence of iron deficiency anemia is 2 percent in adult men, 9 to 12 ... differentiating between iron deficiency and anemia of chronic disease can ... Most common form of anemia. InteliHealth - Featuring Harvard Medical S...

Adenomyosis

...rs FAQs about the condition, including causes, incidence, ... Adenomyosis occurs more often in the decade of the 40's, ... Includes description, differentiating features, and therapies. Adenomyosis is a non-cancerous condition of the uterus that can mimic many of ... MRI is better at detecting adenomy...
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Scientist postulates 4 aspects of 'humaniqueness' differentiating human and animal cognition

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. Shedding new light on the great cognitive rift between humans and animals, a Harvard University scientist has synthesized four key differences in human and animal cognition into a hypothesis on what exactly differentiates human and animal thought. In new work presented for the...

Genetically corrected blood cells obtained from skin cells from Fanconi anemia patients

...n the bone marrow of those affected. However, according to researchers, this new therapeutic strategy can be applied to many other genetic diseases by differentiating iPS cells towards healthy tissues these patients lack. The generation of blood cells in this research was carried out in vitro, in cell culture pl...

Stem cell protein offers a new cancer target

...arget to attack, especially in the most resistant and hard-to-treat cases." LIN28, which is abundant in embryonic stem cells and prevents them from differentiating into specific cell types, was originally discovered to influence embryonic development in worms some 25 years ago. Development, stem cell generation a...

Scientists shed light on inner workings of human embryonic stem cells

...r cell types. It also sends the cells on a path toward differentiation. In contrast, when miR-145 is lost, the embryonic stem cells are prevented from differentiating as the concentrations of transcription factors rise. They also show that the control between miR-145 and the "reprogramming factors" goes both ways...

Brain building: Study shows brain growth tied to cell division in mouse embryos

... Vangl2-lacking mouse embryos had large numbers of early-born neurons and few remaining progenitor cells. This hinted that Vangl2-lacking neurons were differentiating prematurelya suspicion confirmed in vitro. The progenitor pool is maintained by asymmetrical divisionone daughter cell becomes a neuron, the other ...

New method for detecting explosives

... is capable of trace detection of explosives. They also show that it is capable of distinguishing between explosive and non-explosive chemicals and of differentiating between individual explosives, such as TNT, PETN, and RDX. Thundat and others have been working on explosive sensors for years. Typical sensors use...

UCR scientists identify stem-cell genes that help form plant organs

...the stem cells and which provide signals that regulate the stem cells), and differentiating cells (which are generated by, and surround, the stem cells). The final ...ially labeled the three different SAM cell typesstem cells, niche cells and differentiating cellsby using different fluorescent proteins. Next, the researchers isolate...

Researcher seeks to turn stem cells into blood vessels

...neering approach to find out if this is actually what happens." The research is important because the cardiovascular network is one of the earliest differentiating and functioning systems in human embryos. The March of Dimes Foundation, which focuses on preventing birth defects, premature births and infant mortal...

Grape shapes

...ed wide variation of shapefrom round to very elongated. Using a special application of the SigmaScan technology that measures the area of the grape by differentiating it from the background color, calculations were made about the shape of each grape. Every grape was also manually rated based on elongation. "Visua...

UC Davis researchers exploring gene therapy to fight AIDS

...ls to give these cells many of the same properties as stem cells. These transformed cells, called induced pluripotent stem (IPS) cells, are capable of differentiating into, among other cell types, hematopoietic stem cells, which are normally found in bone marrow and are responsible for producing the various types of...
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Galichia Heart Hospital Partners with Mobile Surgery International to Develop Wichita-based Center of Excellence with Global Convenience(TM)

...al Convenience(TM). To do this, MSI is cutting overhead, recruiting outstanding surgical talent, and identifying host surgical facilities. It provides differentiating surgical programs and develops custom solutions to administrative needs with minimal regard to geography. Whether the patient comes to the surgeon, th...

New Stem Cell Web Site to Focus on Traumatic Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury and Diabetes

... treat cancer and other diseases. The R & D company is also exploring isolating hematopoietic stem cells from peripheral blood or bone marrow and differentiating them into immune cells, especially T cells. "Our new Web site demonstrates Entest BioMedical's mission and key scientific personnel who are dedic...

Quest Diagnostics to Present Genomic Studies Related to New Testing Techniques for Leukemia and Prostate Cancer at 2009 ASCO Meeting

...our oncology diagnostics team at Nichols Institute. While more research is needed, these data may help us to eventually develop a noninvasive test for differentiating patients with prostate cancer from those who have benign prostate hyperplasia, a common condition whose symptoms can mimic cancer," Dr. Albitar said. ...

PRA International Participating in Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Conference

...ials through its 35 global offices. PRA's therapeutic expertise, global reach and project experience, combined with extensive local knowledge and our differentiating P E R SON A L ELEMENT enable our project teams to deliver consistent and on time performance for our clients. This unique PRA philosophy - THE P E ...

deCODE genetics Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... of our US patent application for one of our major genetic risk markers also underscores the wisdom of our approach to intellectual property, both for differentiating our products from the rest of the field and for pursuing additional licensing partnerships. At the same time, we are engaged in negotiations on large-...

Meso Scale Diagnostics' Point of Care Influenza Test Led to the First Identification of A(H1N1) Swine Flu Infection

... to detect influenza A and B infections. The MSD Point of Care Influenza Test is designed to additionally identify influenza A infections by subtype, differentiating between common human A(H1N1), common human A(H3N2) and avian A(H5N1) influenza strains. The MSD Point of Care Influenza Test has been granted an ...

Fate Therapeutics and Stemgent Launch Catalyst: A Unique Industry Program for First Access to the Most Advanced Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Technology

...iPS cells that can reproducibly differentiate into essential cell types for drug discovery and development. "Catalyst's technology - creating and differentiating iPS cells into distinct cell types - will uncover the essential epigenetic and gene expression profiles associated with the derivation of specific cel...

PRA International Presents Key Budgeting Strategies at 18th Annual CRO Partnerships Conference

...ials through its 35 global offices. PRA's therapeutic expertise, global reach and project experience, combined with extensive local knowledge and our differentiating P E R SON A L ELEMENT enable our project teams to deliver consistent and on time performance for our clients. This unique PRA philosophy - THE P E ...

Access Pharmaceuticals Announces the European Launch of MuGard(TM) by its European Partner, SpePharm

...eutic agent that combines multiple modes of action to overcome drug resistance. Access is also developing Phenylbutyrate ("PB"), an HDAC inhibitor and differentiating agent currently a Phase 2 clinical candidate. Access recently announced the acquisition of MacroChem Corporation. This acquisition provides Access wit...

Access Pharmaceuticals Presents New Data on ProLindac(TM) at the 2009 AACR Annual Meeting

...eutic agent that combines multiple modes of action to overcome drug resistance. Access is also developing Phenylbutyrate ("PB"), an HDAC inhibitor and differentiating agent currently a Phase 2 clinical candidate. Access recently announced the acquisition of MacroChem Corporation. This acquisition provides Access wit...
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Mouse/Rat Neural Stem Cell Functional Identification Kit from R&D Systems

Description:...te into multiple specialized progenitor cells, which can commit to further maturation along specific lineages. Neural stem cells (NSCs) are capable of differentiating into multiple cell types including astrocytes, neurons and oligodendrocytes. During the isolation and expansion of NSCs, the status of stem cells is b...
Company:R&D Systems

VersArray ChipReader 3 m System from Bio-Rad

Description:...ystems are highly sensitive laser confocal systems designed for rapid imaging of microarrays. These are advanced scanners that meet your expectations, differentiating between a spot response and background level, and optimizing the signal on the bottom as well as the top end of the range for increased sensitivity. R...
Company:Bio-Rad

VersArray ChipReader 5 m System from Bio-Rad

Description:...ystems are highly sensitive laser confocal systems designed for rapid imaging of microarrays. These are advanced scanners that meet your expectations, differentiating between a spot response and background level, and optimizing the signal on the bottom as well as the top end of the range for increased sensitivity. R...
Company:Bio-Rad
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Stem cell

...ty of Wisconsin-Madison coaxed human embryonic stem cells into becoming neural stem cells, then into the beginnings of motor neurons before finally differentiating into spinal motor neuron cells, the cell type that, in the human body, transmits messages from the brain to the spinal cord. The newly generated m...
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Stem cell

...ls found in most, if not all, multi-cellular organisms. They are characterized by the ability to renew themselves through mitotic cell division and differentiating into a diverse range of specialized cell ... Embryonic stem cells (ES cells) are stem cells derived from the inner cell mass of an early sta...

Spermatogonia

...o transgenesis in mice ... But the factors influencing retroviral transduction into spermatogonia are not well understood. ... The mitosis of differentiating spermatogonia , the meiosis of spermatocytes, and ... Undifferentiated type A spermatogonia could repopulate the seminiferous ... Loss of spe...

Neural tube

... treatment: ... neural tube n. A dorsal tubular structure in the vertebrate embryo formed by longitudinal folding of the neural plate and differentiating into the neural tube defects ( ′nürəl ′tüb ′dē′feks ) ( medicine ) Congenital defects resulting from the incomplete closure of the neural tu...

Neural plate

... mediolateral narrowing and ... Neural plate regions were cut from chick embryos with fine tungsten needles and ... It inhibits ectoderm from differentiating to neural plate tissue. ... Under these conditions, the neural plate develops forebrain characteristics. ... It originates from cells l...

Heterocyst

...effect on macromolecular synthesis. ... Research in S203-S205. Mechanism of heterocyst spacing in cyanobacteria ... 2. Resolution of contiguous differentiating cells into a single heterocyst ... Research in S203-S205. Mechanism of heterocyst spacing in cyanobacteria. I. Overview ... competent veget...
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