Amritraj Floats Charity To Help AIDS Victims In India
Tennis star-turned-entertainment moghul and UN Messenger for Peace, Vijay Amritraj, has launched a charity that will aid organisations working in India among HIV/AIDS victims. //
The UN estimates that about 5.5 million people are suffering from HIV/AIDS in India and only a fraction is getting...
Gay Pride Attracts Tens of Thousands in Rome
...ights to all.
Where are all the promises the government made? Evaporated into nothingness?" questioned a drag queen, seated on one of the several floats
that went around. Vladimir Luxuria, a transvestite lawmaker who wore a grey and red satin gown, told AFP: "I hope that 2007 will be the year when the ...
IIT Delhi Scientist Finds Climate Models Consistent With Ocean Warming Observations
...ocean temperature measurements have become possible.
The first Argo floats
were deployed in the Atlantic in 2000 and their network has rapidly ramped up to several thousand floats
with near-global coverage of the world's oceans.
"This transition f...
Biggest Gay Pride Celebration in Toronto
...e, embodying the festival's 2007 theme -- "unstoppable"
It included floats
and marching groups representing gay, lesbian, bisexual and transsexual ser...
About 500,000 people from all over spent the day watching a rainbow of 150 floats
and bands go by and snapping pictures.
There was a free zone, for th...
Hundreds of Thousands Attend Madrid Gay Pride Parade
...al of 2.5 million people, including 200,000 from abroad.
-- double the number of last year and some of them from faraway places such... well as transvestites and drag queens, dancing to deafening music from the floats
under the shadow of rainbow flags.
But amid the fun was a serious m...
Eastern UP hit by killer virus – Coxsacki
...uses — normal or less dangerous and severe or life threatening,” he added.
”The two can be differentiated through stool culture. While the first floats
and participates actively in stool culture, the latter does not involve in the process at all” he said. Physical illness like paralysis can be caused ...
More Accurate "PROSTATE CANCER" Test can save Unnecessary Biopsies
... the cancer and save almost 75% of the patients an unnecessary biopsy of the gland. PSA exists in blood as either being bound to protein or some of it floats
around freely. This free form of PSA is key to identifying the patient who requires a biopsy.
Jean deKernion-Urologist, at the UCLA School of M...
Floats in Medical Products
CytoTherm-DR (Dry Rocking)
Description:... Uses a rocking action to stir the plasma. Frozen plasma floats
back and forth inside the plasma bag to speed thawing....
Floats in Medical Definition
...ersity of Calgary . It resides in a cube-shaped virtual reality room, like a cave , also known as the "research Holodeck", in which the human model floats
in space, projected from three walls and the floor below.
University of Calgary Unveils the CAVEman Virtual Human
Floats in Biological News
Antibiotics take toll on beneficial microbes in gut
... ANN ARBOR, Mich. It's common knowledge that a protective navy of bacteria normally floats
in our intestinal tracts. Antibiotics at least temporarily disturb the normal balance. But it's unclear which antibiotics are the most disruptive, and...
UCSB scientists document fate of huge oil slicks from seeps at coal oil point
...al step in the life cycle of the oil.
"One of the natural questions is: What happens to all of this oil?" Valentine said. "So much oil seeps up and floats
on the sea surface. It's something we've long wondered. We know some of it will come ashore as tar balls, but it doesn't stick around. And then there ...
Dancing 'adatoms' help chemists understand how water molecules split
...es, including each other. One of the thieving hydroxyls can then nab the other's hydrogen atom, turning back into a water molecule. The water molecule floats
off, leaving behind an adatom. Half the time, that adatom is one spot over -- which makes the original appear to have moved.
The chemists determine...
New tracking tags are providing fish-eye views of ways to manage depressed fisheries
...nd ambient light, though the tuna must be recaptured to recover these data. TAG also uses a pop-up tag that is attached to the tuna but self releases, floats
to the surface and transmits data on each tuna's external conditions via satellite. The tags help researchers estimate geo-locations and track each fi...
Self-digestion as a means of survival
...y autophagosomes", says Dikic.
Unlike the proteasome, which is a complex molecular machine, autophagosomes simply consist of a double membrane that floats
around in the cytoplasm. Not unlike white blood cells, they can engulf larger proteins or even whole cell organelles. But since they have no enzymes w...
Tiny protein provokes healthy bonding between cells
...ociate director of the Johns Hopkins Institute for NanoBioTechnology, led a multi-institution team that focused on alpha-catenin, a small protein that floats
in the cytoplasm, the gel-like material that surrounds the nucleus inside a cell. Alpha-catenin allows cells to recognize neighboring cells as "friend...
AGU journal highlights -- Oct. 16, 2008
... Siland et al. study the positions of neutrally buoyant subsurface drifting floats
that were deployed across the northern slope of the IcelandFaroe Ridge at a depth of 800 meters (2600 feet). They find that movement of the floats
was tightly controlled by topography such that flow of intermediate waters ...
Arctic ice on the verge of another all-time low
...um could still fall to set another record low.
Each year, the Arctic Ocean experiences the formation and then melting of vast amounts of ice that floats
on the sea surface. An area of ice the size of Europe melts away every summer reaching a minimum in September. Since satellites began surveying the Ar...
Southern Ocean seals dive deep for climate data
...res a day with a total of 16,500 profiles obtained in 2004-5. Of these, 8,200 were obtained south of 60S, nine times more than have been obtained from floats
and research and supply ships. The 4,520 profiles obtained within the sea ice is a 30-fold increase over conventional data. The seals dived repeatedly...
California's wildflowers are disappearing, new book by UCR ecologist cautions
...stitutional outcome of the combined forces of southern California's floral societies," he said. "Indeed, a parade requirement to this day is that the floats
must be entirely covered with flowers. But even this heritage has withered as the Rose Parade has lost sight of its historical baseline. As Los Angele...
Floats in Biological Technology
How do you level the playing field with China?
...s dependence on the U.S. dollar and may slow down its growth. China could then be viewed as a trade-friendly global player. Once the countrys currency floats
on the global exchanges, trade imbalances between China and the United States could improve. This might be viewed as a very small change, but it could...
Whatever happened to ...
...ong customer growth, many entertain and even accept sweet offers to merge with or be acquired by other companies. Once in a while, a DEMO company even floats
an IPO. Overall, I would guess that the portfolio of DEMO companies - even over the rocky past five years - has done pretty well.
But that's just ...
Floats in Biological Products
LabWorks Analysis Software from UVP
Description:...trail, report generator, experiment database and one step macros. User log-in with password Audit trail and image file signature Toolbar position floats
to user- preferred placement Lane and band tool-tip information Colony counting macro and acquisition wizard default macros Definable well origi...
Floats in Biological Dictionary
... cells that store, package, and distribute the... Biology4Kids.com! The web site that teaches the basics of biology ... This vesicle or sac floats
through the cytoplasm to the Golgi apparatus and is absorbed. ... Golgi apparatus summary with 9 pages of encyclopedia entries, essays, s...
.... ... The embryo is initially smaller than the yolk sac , but as it continues to grow ... Both the embryo and the amniotic sac in which it floats
grow and eventually ... A gradient (red) in the concentration of the plant hormone auxin, determines that only one of the eight undifferentiate...