Heavenly Notes from a Life Etched With Disability: The Strangest Song
Aged 51, Gloria Lenhoff, struggles to do simple arithmetic or to make change for a dollar. She is incapable of pointing out which is left or right. //She can’t write down her name clearly, nor can she cross a road all by herself. She is a differently abled person. She can sing like a nightingale al...
Dr. John L. LeRoy First Atlanta Plastic Surgeon to Perform Newly Approved Dysport Wrinkle Remover Injections for Facial Rejuvenation
...ectable procedures to augment the results for his Atlanta facelift patients. “Even if you have a facelift there are often still a few of those etched
lines that don’t go away, injectable treatments can help with those. It gives you a rested look, it doesn’t freeze your face. If it’...
Traveling Dignity Memorial Vietnam Wall Comes to Seattle
...of more than 58,000 servicemen and women who died or are missing in Vietnam. Paper and pencils will be provided so visitors can make rubbings of names etched
on the wall.
The Dignity Memorial Vietnam Wall is dedicated to all Americans who served in Vietnam and honors all veterans of the U.S. milit...
...ss-linked by disulfide bridges into a gel by means of a specially developed, very gentle cross-linking reaction. In the final step, the silica core is etched
away without damaging the sensitive cargo.
Experiments with an enzyme as model cargo demonstrated that the liposomes remain intact and the cargo do...
Cherokee Inspired Comfort Awards Program Call for Nominations
...se, a national fund that provides short-term financial assistance to registered nurses facing serious hardship. All nominators will receive a gold pin etched
with the award's emblem and a 2009 Cherokee-Inspired Comfort Award calendar.
A panel of nurse leaders, Cherokee professionals and former award re...
Weizmann Institute scientists create working artificial nerve networks
...signed to be more brain-like. To simplify things, they grew a model nerve network in one dimension only by getting the neurons to grow along a groove etched
in a glass plate. The scientists found they could stimulate these nerve cells using a magnetic field (as opposed to other systems of lab-grown neurons...
Bulimia Can't Hide From This Dentist
...dentist that is.
"The mouth is like an open book, the signals that something is wrong are everywhere - swollen salivary glands, stomach-acid etched
teeth," says dentist Dr. Brian McKay, author of the new book, "Bulimia Is a Dental Disease." Left untreated the result is tooth and bone loss, abscess...
Danialle Karmanos' Work It Out (DKWIO) Site Earns Recognition for Web Excellence
...either designed by or for a Michigan-based company. Each
winning site receives a Helen eWard, a stunning crystal award with the
image of Helen of Troy etched
About Danialle Karmanos' Work It Out
Founded in 2005, Danialle Karmanos' Work It Out (DKWIO) provides
children -- particularly at-risk chi...
Will Lumineers Replace Traditional Veneers?
...ssion of your teeth will be made and shipped to the lab. A custom set of veneers will be crafted from the impression. Next the teeth will be lightly etched
to prepare for placement, and the Lumineers will be bonded to the natural teeth - with no shots, no drilling, and no pain.
Average treatment time ...
Myanmar One Month Later: Delta Communities Surviving on Resilience
...etely flattened," said World
Vision's cyclone response manager Steve Goudswaard. "They lost 237 out of
603 people there. The tragedy of the impact was etched
on their faces, but
people were already rebuilding with whatever they could find."
On Friday, Goudswaard led a team of international relief speciali...
Etched in Medical Products
MINI-CHAMELEON SUBMARINE GEL
Description:... The Mini-Chameleon has a centimeter ruler etched
into the gel tray which casts a ruler into each gel. It includes apparatus, connecting cables, three 7x10 cm gel trays, 4 aluminum casting bars, three...
Rousseau Dual-Tip Slit Lamp Mounted Axis Marker
Description:...d Calibration Marks Align With Most Standard Tonometer Housing Units To Ensure Exact Horizontal Alignment.
The Device Can Be Rotated To Specific etched
Degree Marks To Allow For Marking All Astigmatic Axes.
Reusable, Autoclaveable, Made Of Stainless Steel In The U.S.A.,And Available For A 30-Day...
Company:Rhein Medical, Inc.
Uni-Cor™ Biopsy Needles
Description:... features a micro-sharpening process that produces an ultrasharp needle and cannula for consistent, multiple histological cores. Uni-Cor™ has an etched
tip for use with ultrasound imaging equipment. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for single patient use only....
Quick-Core® Biopsy Needles
Description:...permits easy penetration into the specimen with less trauma to surrounding tissue. Sharp cutting edge of cannula helps assure an intact tissue sample. etched
tip enhances visualization during ultrasound imaging. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for single patient use only....
Calibrated Guide Wires
Description:...ePuy certified stainless steel. (sold in packs of six each)
Smooth wires etched
in 1/2 in. increments from 3 in. TO 6 in. also available. etched
in 1/2 in. increments with lines and numbers from 1/2 in. to end....
Company:DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.
Description:...l nuclear medicine applications well beyond current generation hybrid devices. It utilizes a one-inch thick Nal crystal with a precision polished grid etched
into the crystal surface. These features, combined with new state-of-the-art ultrafast detector electronics, result in a system that defines a new sta...
Company:Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
Stainless Steel Flexible Ruler
Description:... Measures up to 152 mm in 1 mm increments and 6 inches in 1/32 inch increments. Deeply etched
graduations and dull finish....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz
Bottega Veneta Sunglasses Collection
Features:...e hallmark is the set of five studs on the temples and the tiny butterflies etched
onto the lugs: the maisons delicate, exclusive icon.
The new oversized, sq...large frames feature a stylized interweave decoration, the brands hallmark, etched
into the multilayer acetate with some striking colour contrasts: violet-blu...
Features:...ky frames and metal trims that identify the brand. Prescription frames in acetate are lit up by rows of diamante on the lugs and by tiny metal inserts etched
with the brand name.
A number of metal frames feature acetate temples, which are decorated with elongated "M" shaped trims secured with tiny visib...
Gucci Eyewear and Sunglasses
Features:...ing slim metal structure, a striking combination of materials and
proportions. The large temples are accentuated by the classic "T-bar, with details etched
metal, and highlighted against black, white and cocoa hues. ...
Etched in Biological News
Ecologists, material scientists pursue genetics of diatom's elegant, etched casing
Diatoms some of which are so tiny that 30 can fit across the width of a human hair are so numerous that they are among the key organisms taking the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide out of the Earths atmosphere.
The shells of diatoms are so heavy that when they die in the oceans they typically s...
'Microfluidic palette' may paint clearer picture of biological processes
...rochamber, a small disk-shaped area only 1.5 millimeters (0.06 inch) across etched
into the center of a glass wafer. Tiny holes at its circumferencethree in t...e chamber, each access port connects to the long tail of a Y-shaped channel etched
into a second layer. These channels deliver test chemicals to the chamber. ...
Down Under dinosaur burrow discovery provides climate change clues
...stared at it for a long time," recalls Martin. "In paleontology, the saying, 'where luck meets preparation' really holds true."
The probable burrow etched
into the Early Cretaceous outcrop is about six-feet long and one-foot in diameter. It gently descends in a semi-spiral, ending in an enlarged chamber....
Aluminum-oxide nanopore beats other materials for DNA analysis
...ue called atomic layer deposition to produce a very thin film of aluminum oxide on a silicon substrate.
Next, the central portion of the substrate is etched
away, leaving the film as a suspended membrane. An electron beam is then used to create a very tiny hole a nanopore in the membrane.
The process o...
Non-wovens as scaffolds for artificial tissue
...dividual polymer fibers and for this purpose developed a special apparatus. On a silicon chip measuring one square centimeter, the scientists in Halle etched
approximately 50 "microtesting machines". They then placed and fastened the fibers over the testing machines. Under the microscope the researchers wer...
NIST-Cornell team builds world's first nanofluidic device with complex 3-D surfaces
...e researchers constructed a nanofluidic chamber with a "staircase" geometry etched
into the floor. The "steps" in this staircaseeach level giving the device a...ttern. The "white" parts of the patternthose that let light throughare then etched
to a single depth into the substrate. Grayscale photolithography, on the ot...
Florida professor creates endowment for insect scientists
...pesticide use by more than 6,000 metric tons. His goal is to encourage similar innovations and thought processes in future generations.
"Nothing is etched
in stone, and a young entomologist needs to question and challenge the establishment," he said. "Entomologists are some of the very lucky few who are ...
Social interactions can alter gene expression in the brain, and vice versa
...c relationship between genes and behavior," Robinson said. "Behavior is not etched
in the DNA."
A critical insight came in 1992, in a study of songbirds le...e of foragers. Perhaps, he reasoned, even though the differences in for are etched
in the DNA in flies, this same gene in the bee might be more dynamic and he...
Taking the next step toward advanced artificial limbs
...stem. His team will try to direct the growth of neurons on artificial surfaces, such as glass, gold, or silicone, so their axons extend along channels etched
in the materials. Axons are long, thin fibers that extend from neurons and carry electrical impulses across the nervous system. Bundles of axons form ...
MIT develops 'tractor beam' for cells, more
For example, he said, many people are studying how neurons communicate by depositing them on microchips where electrical circuits etched
into the chips monitor their electrical behavior. They randomly put cells down on a surface, and hope one lands on [or near] a [sensor] so its activi...
Etched in Biological Technology
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Nanopoint for its Pioneering Cell Imaging Solution, the cellTRAY(R) Imaging System CT-2000
...acy, Nanopoint's system also provides other significant advantages in terms of performance and cost."
The cellTRAY(R) consists of a microarray of etched
wells on a glass substrate the size of a microscope slide and capillary channels essential for reagents and long-lasting life supporting fluids. The C...
Researchers discover a potential on-off switch for nanoelectronics
... Berkeley, CA - As electronic circuits shrink from finely etched
lines in silicon wafers to nearly elusive proportions, researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley ...
Protein-printing technique gives snapshots of immune system defense
... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Nov. 3, 2008) When Albrecht Durer and other Renaissance artists painstakingly etched
images onto plates, swabbed ink into the fine grooves and transferred the images to paper with a press, they never could have guessed that centuries l...
CU scientists create world's thinnest balloon -- just one atom thick
...archers can easily identify areas of single-layer-thick graphene.
To test the material's elasticity, the Cornell team deposited graphene on a wafer etched
with holes, trapping gas inside graphene-sealed microchambers. They then created a pressure differential between the gas inside and outside the microc...
Penn scientists carve functional nanoribbons using super-heated, nano-sized particles of iron
...he quantum effects that emerge at the nanoscale. Now, physicists at the University of Pennsylvania have demonstrated a new method by which FLG can be etched
along flawless, crystallographic axes by using thermally activated nanoparticles, a technique that results in atomically precise, macroscopic length r...
'Nanonet' circuits closer to making flexible electronics reality
...r through combined modeling and experimental efforts."
Each nanonet transistor consists of numerous strips of nanotubes, separated bylines that are etched
in place. The lines are easy to create with a standard etching process used in the semiconductor industry.
Future research may include work focusin...
Metals shape up with a little help from friends
...ting point, without the carbon scaffold they would stubbornly fuse together in an uncontrolled fashion. Using this process, the carbon scaffold can be etched
away with an acid, leaving behind a structured solid metal.
The Cornell group used the new method to create a platinum structure (see illustration ...
Melting defects could lead to smaller, more powerful microchips
... As microchips shrink, even tiny defects in the lines, dots and other shapes etched
on them become major barriers to performance. Princeton engineers have now found a way to literally melt away such defects, using a process that could...
With a jolt, 'nanonails' go from repellant to wettable
...king life of batteries as a way to turn them off when not in use.
UW-Madison mechanical engineers Tom Krupenkin and J. Ashley Taylor and their team etched
a silicon wafer to create a forest of conductive silicon shanks and non-conducting silicon oxide heads. Intriguingly, the ability of the surface of th...
Growing tiny carbon nanotube wires to connect computer chips of the future
... of growing controllable densities of interconnect type multiwall nanotubes with high proportions of Y-junction and multiple junction nanotubes across etched
patterns, using a simple catalyst preparation.
Their research work has been released as part of a special edition of the open access journal, AZoJo...
Etched in Biological Products
PATH Protein Microarray Kit from Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.
Description:... sandwich immunoassay;
however, optimization may be necessary for specific experimental systems. These slides are provided ready to use and
contain an etched
barcode and accompanying numbers allowing easy identification of the printable side....
Company:Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.
Etched in Biological Dictionary
... Find Memory Stick PRO Duo for up to 80% off regular prices, or search for more electronics and cell phone accessories. Memory cells are etched
onto a silicon wafer in columns and row, creating a memory address. ... bitline and wordline constitutes the address of the memory cell . ... ...