New Weapon Emerges to Fight Kids' Cavities
Xylitol syrup may protect baby teeth from decay, much like fluoride, study finds,,
TUESDAY, July 7 (HealthDay News) -- A syrup containing the sugar substitute xylitol helps prevent tooth decay in baby teeth, according to a new study.
Xylitol, approved in the United States for use in...
ZERONA™ Laser Liposuction: New Non-Surgical, Pain-Free Technology Emerges in the Los Angeles Area
On Your Mark, Get Set, Go! Women will be flocking to this ZERONA™ laser doctor once they learn about the latest fat reduction technology. The ZERONA™ lipo-laser is a new body-sculpting procedure designed to remove fat and contour the body without invasive surgery, and it is taking L...
Sanitec Industries Emerges From Chapter 11
SUN VALLEY, Calif., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanitec Industries, Inc. ( www.sanitecindustries.com ),the global patent holder for the environmentally friendly Sanitec(R) Microwave Healthcare Waste Disinfection System(TM), has successfully emerged from its Chapter 11 case. The United States Bankrup...
Velocity Emerges as Healthcare Technology Leader
Successful migrations to its hosting platform, new client acquisitions power dramatic growth
NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A series of successful initiatives
has driven Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc. to become one of the top
providers of enterprise software ap...
Positive Picture of Independent Community Pharmacies Emerges With Release of 2008 NCPA Digest, Sponsored by Cardinal Health
TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2008 NCPA Digest,
sponsored by Cardinal Health, was released today at the NCPA 110th Annual
Convention. The Digest has been published annually for over 75 years and
provides the most comprehensive portrait of the financial state of
Out of Iraq emerges hope for those with the severest of head injuries
There may be more hope than has been recognized for some people with severe brain injuries, according to a U.S. neurosurgeon who earlier this year spent four months in Iraq treating soldiers and civilians. Jason Huang, M.D., this week presented his results from his experience in Iraq at the annual...
Major 'missed' biochemical pathway emerges as important in virtually all cells
DURHAM, N.C. -- A new study by Duke University researchers provides more evidence that the nitric oxide (NO) system in the life of a cell plays a key role in disease, and the findings point to ways to improve treatment of illnesses such as heart disease and cancer.
The nitric oxide system in ce...
Talent Shortage Emerges as No. 1 Employer Concern: Deloitte/ISCEBS
Economic Security in Retirement and Financial Growth Opportunities Most Troubling to Employees, According to Survey
NEW YORK, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- A shortage of skilled and talented
workers has become the most pressing concern among employers, supplanting
the perennial leading...
Bally Total Fitness Emerges From Chapter 11 and Closes Transaction with Harbinger Capital Partners Funds
CHICAGO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bally Total Fitness announced
that it has successfully emerged from chapter 11 today as a private company
just over two months after filing for bankruptcy protection on July 31,
2007. The restructuring arrangements funded by Harbinger Capital Partners
Pollution Induced Cancer Emerges as Top Killer in China
Air and water pollution combined with widespread use of food additives and pesticides made cancer the top killer in China last year, according to a recent government survey.
According to Chen Zhizhou, a health expert with the cancer research institute affiliated to the Chinese Academy of M...
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MRI Emerges As Vital Resource in Treatment of Back Pain
ROSEMONT, Ill., Jan. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a growing technology providing an increasing number of clinical benefits when used in the evaluation of back pain according to an article in the January 2009 issue of the Journal of the Am...
Potential Breakthrough Cancer Treatment Emerges from MIPS-Funded Clinical Trial Teaming CSA Medical Inc. and University of Maryland Researchers
Results presented today at American College of Gastroenterology's
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A clinical trial
conducted by University of Maryland School of Medicine researchers and CSA
Medical Inc. may yield a breakthrough treatment for pre-cancerous...
West Nile Virus Screening and Diagnostics Technology Emerges In Step with North American Outbreak
Helen Londe, M.D. Contributing Editor The first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) for 2005 was reported to have occurred in Kansas in late June. The CDC has released few details on the patient but has confirmed this being 2005's first documented incidence of the mosquito borne disease in the US...
Intra-Cellular Therapies Announces Successful Outcome of a Phase II Clinical Trial with ITI-007 in Patients with Sleep Maintenance Insomnia
...he magnitude of these effects is larger than that seen with other drugs of this class and may be attributed to additional beneficial pharmacology that emerges
at the higher doses tested. At the highest dose tested (10 mg) we expect to have full occupancy of 5HT2A receptors while adding incremental amounts of...
St. Jude Identifies Genomic Causes of a Certain Type of Leukemia Relapse
...ntific Director, chair of the Department of Pathology and the paper's senior author. "That cell is selected for during treatment and then subsequently emerges
as basis for relapse."
"The second key point is that we have found a large number of new genetic alterations that had not been previously ide...
National Study Presented at ACG 2008 Confirms New Device Functions Like 'Rear-View Mirror' to Provide Improved View of the Colon
... by Avantis Medical Systems of Sunnyvale, Calif., this
innovative new device is passed through the instrument channel of a
standard colonoscope. As it emerges
from the channel and extends beyond the
tip of the colonoscope, the device automatically turns around 180 degrees
to provide a retrograde view. The en...
September 2008 Mayo Clinic Health Letter Highlights Cataract Removal, Severe Headache and Dual Energy X-Ray Imaging
...he enhanced image is created using two levels of X-ray energy. After
the high-energy reading is cross-referenced with the low-energy reading, an
that is much more precise than standard imaging, which uses a
single level of energy.
A handful of medical centers are developing ways to use this
Pooled-Analysis of 54 Clinical Studies Shows No Increased Risk of Heart Attack With Abacavir Therapy
...cant treatment-limiting event known to occur with abacavir is a
hypersensitivity reaction, which occurs in approximately eight percent of
patients and emerges
within the first six weeks of therapy.
Important Safety Information about ZIAGEN
ZIAGEN, in combination with other antiretroviral agents, is indic...
Focus Diagnostics Launches Laboratory Test for Chikungunya Virus
...ught to market new diagnostic tests that physicians can use to diagnose
emerging infectious diseases, such as West Nile Virus and SARS. If
in the U.S., our test could become an important tool to
help mobilize an effective public health response. Chikungunya is a
challenge to diagnose beca...
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Nature's Tears® EyeMist™
Description:...tling process meets applicable government and industry clean room standards. The water is naturally pure, certified sterile and contaminant-free as it emerges
from the ground. Clean room standards assure that no contamination occurs during the bottling process. The company has established additional procedur...
Company:Bio-Logic Aqua Technologies
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...efinition Usually Model of Influenza Virus from NIH ... 3.1 Influenza . 3.2 Flu vaccine origins and development ... An influenza epidemic emerges
during each winter's flu season. ... Thousands of children are affected and hospitalized every year as a result of influenza infection. ... an...
... symptoms, complications and treatment of impacted wisdom teeth . ... Any tooth can become impacted . ... If a tooth fails to emerge, or emerges
only partially, it is impacted . ... An impacted tooth remains embedded in soft gingiva (gum) tissue or bone beyond ... An impacted to...
...cell tumors are usually found in the long bones, most often the distal ... A giant cell tumor is a benign solitary tumor that usually emerges
in the ends ... The symptoms of a giant cell tumor may resemble other medical conditions or ... In the case of Giant Cell Myocarditis, t...
...drug tolerance ... Drug resistance is the phenomenon whereby widespread use of an antibacterial ... The mechanism by which drug resistance emerges
was studied by Luria and Delbrück ... Drug resistance is a global challenge, affecting multiple diseases and recognizing no borders. ... chara...
... follow drinking contaminated water and often leads to a few weeks of diarrhea, stomach cramps, ... Tags: Cryptosporidium Watch, ... Treatment emerges
As Way To Fight Cryptosporidium ... Tags: Cryptosporidium Information, New York, atg UV Technology, water ... The Johnson County, Kansas, Envi...
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Cataloguing invisible life: Microbe genome emerges from lake sediment
When entrepreneurial geneticist Craig Venter sailed around the world on his yacht sequencing samples of seawater, it was an ambitious project to use genetics to understand invisible ecological communities. But his scientific legacy was disappointing a jumble of mystery DNA fragments belonging to ...
RNA emerges from DNA's shadow
RNA, the transporter of genetic information within the cell, has emerged from the shadow of DNA to become one of the hottest research areas of molecular biology, with implications for many diseases as well as understanding of evolution. But the field is complex, requiring access to the latest equi...
Black carbon pollution emerges as major player in global warming
Black carbon, a form of particulate air pollution most often produced from biomass burning, cooking with solid fuels and diesel exhaust, has a warming effect in the atmosphere three to four times greater than prevailing estimates, according to scientists in an upcoming review article in the journa...
Power emerges from consensus in monkey social networks
Research on communication typically focuses on how individuals use signals to influence the behavior of receivers, thus primarily focusing on pairs of individuals. However, the role communication plays in the emergence of social structures is rarely studied. In a new paper from The American Natural...
Study finds role for parasites in evolution of sex
...makes clonesexact genetic copies of itself. Since each clone has the same genes, each has the same genetic vulnerabilities to parasites. If a parasite emerges
that can exploit those vulnerabilities, it can wipe out the whole population. On the other hand, sexual offspring are genetically unique, often with d...
Researchers see evidence of memory in the songbird brain
...ne in silence. A second profile appears quickly just after a bird hears a recorded song but only if the song is new to the bird. A third profile then emerges
24 hours later, after the song has become familiar.
"I can tell you whether the bird has heard a particular song before or not just by looking at t...
New species of phallus-shaped mushroom named after California Academy of Sciences scientist
... size, white net-like stem, and brown spore-covered head. It is also the only Phallus species to curve downward instead of upward.
"The mushroom emerges
from an egg and elongates over four hours," says Desjardin, who is also a Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences. "Its odor attracts flies who ...
Lyncean Technologies Inc. receives $1.2 M from NCRR to develop new imaging technique
...called "The Clinical High Resolution Imaging System (CHRIS)" which takes advantage of the unique properties of the CLS x-ray beam. The CLS x-ray beam emerges
from a tiny spot (about 100 microns) and diverges in a cone to illuminate first the sample and then the gratings which are specifically designed to pr...
Songbird study from CSHL, CCNY provides concrete measure of biology's impact on culture
... Cold Spring Harbor, NY During infancy, each of us emerges
from a delightful but largely incoherent babble of syllables and learns to speak normally, in the language of those who care for us. But imagine wha...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- April 22, 2009
ARTICLE #1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Cousin of the "ice that burns" emerges
as greener new way to fight fires
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research
Researchers in Japan are reporting development of a new type of ...
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Worldwide Clinical Trials Emerges as Leading Global Contract Research Organization
- Provides expertise in high-growth therapeutic areas to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies - Aggressive acquisition strategy over the last year
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide Clinical
Trials, Inc.("WCT"), formed by Dr. Neal R. Cut...
ROBODOC(R) Emerges as a Curexo Technology Company at Upcoming Orthopaedic Surgeons Conference in San Francisco
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- ROBODOC, a Curexo
Technology Company, and newly formed division of Curexo, Inc., announced
today that they will be exhibiting at the upcoming American Association of
Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Conference being held at the Moscone Center in
Imagis emerges from bumpy road
For many Americans, Canada is the 51st state to the north. The country brings to mind Mounties and Molson, but maybe not information technology.
In fact, Vancouver, British Columbia supports a thriving technology development environment, and I was lucky enough to spend the better part of a ...
Intra-Cellular Therapies Reports Positive Final Results of a Phase II Clinical Trial with ITI-007 in Patients with Sleep Maintenance Insomnia
...his effect on WASO is larger than that seen with selective 5HT2A receptor antagonists and may be attributed to additional beneficial pharmacology that emerges
at the higher doses tested. The highest dose tested (10 mg) is thought to fully occupy 5HT2A receptors while adding incremental amounts of dopamine re...
Accidental discovery has potential for new applications in packaging
...ines them as layers, multiplies the layers to four, and doubles that again as many times as desired, the research team discovered that a new structure emerges
as confined polyethylene oxide (PEO) layers are made progressively thinner, thereby saving material.
Polymers are already used in many applications ...
Experts argue nano food-additives require new oversight
...ntain nanoscale materials be subject to new safety testing to ensure that their use does not pose unintended risks.
The call comes as nanotechnology emerges
as a major regulatory challenge facing the incoming Obama administration. It also takes place amid debate over how to restructure the Food and Drug Ad...
NeoStem's New York City Adult Stem Cell Collection Center Has Opened and Begun Collections
...lized care to the over 1200
patients we treat each week. We use standard of care as well as incorporate
new technologies that become available as data emerges
on new advancements in
medicine. We are pleased and excited to bring the NeoStem process to our
patients and give them the opportunity to secure "bio-...
Case Western Reserve University researcher improves LCDs with 3-D nanoimaging process
...e anisotropic fluid resides. As the substrate is scanned back and forth below the fiber's aperture, a computer records the intensity of the light that emerges
from the fiber and interacts with the surface, as well as the position of the fiber. The computer processes the information and produces a 2D optical ...
Pharmasmart International Taps Top Executive Ashton Maaraba to Head Global Sales and Marketing
... corporate growth initiatives.
PharmaSmart President, Fred Sarkis, states “Ashton's hiring comes at a perfect time as PharmaSmart emerges
as the premiere innovator in retail blood pressure management. We are experiencing rapid growth, and Ashton's expertise and executive experienc...
Quest PharmaTech Receives Support from National Research Council's Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) to develop Ultrasound Technology for the Treatment of Cancer
...ch may be activated deep within the body, by ultrasound, which is in
itself non-toxic. The attractive features of this technology for cancer
from the ability to focus the ultrasound energy on
malignancy sites buried deep in tissues and to locally activate a preloaded
sonosensitizer. The goa...
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...Down syndrome, they are often treated as children (and not as mentally disabled adults) for all their lives. A different and even more serious problem emerges
when the parents die and leave the adult with Down syndrome behind. If there are no siblings willing or able to take the disabled person in, some inst...
...contained, and complete in itself, so that the human mind can examine it 'objectively' and register it from without. Rather, nature's unfolding truth emerges
only with the active participation of the human mind. Nature's reality is not merely phenomenal, nor is it independent and objective; rather, it is s...
...usly during a day. In the morning, some portion of its body, which is head, emerges
from its burrow and later the entire body comes out of its hiding place and...rows. Interestingly, as the sun goes down and the temperature is cooler, it emerges
By changing its behavior, a lizard can keep the body temporature ...
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...derside of ... The graviperception of sporangiophores of the fungus Phycomyces blakesleeanus ... The giant sporangiophore of 2 to 5 cm length emerges
two days after spore ... In addition, the Phycomyces sporangiophore is sensitive to a variety of ... Phycomyces fungi, showing sporangiophor...
... stems, leaves, roots. Introduction: ... Primary growth refers to the activity of the shoot apical meristem (SAM ) and ... The epicotyl which emerges
from a seedling is an example of primary growth . ... Primary growth involves the ability of a cell with a potentially rigid cell wall ... ...
... 2.1 Integuments, micropyle and chalaza. 2.2 Nucellus, megaspore and perisperm ... During germination, the seedling's radicle emerges
through the micropyle . ... Aspects of the topic micropyle are discussed in the following places at Britannica. Assorted References reproduct...
... The ectoderm is the start of a tissue that covers the body surfaces. It emerges
first and forms from the outermost of the germ layers. Some of the ectoderm cells (orange) move inward forming the endoderm (red) ... The ...
... Company) dendrite ( ) n. A mineral crystallizing in another mineral in the form of a Apical dendrite An apical dendrite is a dendrite that emerges
from the apex of a ... Distal apical dendrites form non-local synapses. ... Dendrites (from Greek δένδρον déndron, "tree") are the branched pro...