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Herley Lancaster Awarded $1.0 Million in New Contracts

LANCASTER, Pa., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Herley Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: HRLY ) announced today that its Herley Lancaster division has received contract awards totaling approximately $1 million from the U. S. Air Force for the manufacture of complex integrated microwave assemblies and ...

Pennsylvania Commission for Women Helps Lancaster Women Access Health Information

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Visitors to the Lancaster County Assistance Office can learn how women can take control of their health using a bilingual, touch-activated Women's Wellness Guide kiosk that was unveiled today by the Pennsylvania Commission for Women in partnershi...

Agriculture Department Says Lancaster County Raw Milk Dairy Tests Positive for Salmonella

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers who purchased raw milk from the Conestoga Valley Dairy Farm in Ephrata, Lancaster County, should discard it immediately due to the risk of Salmonella contamination, Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff said today. Raw milk has not b...

Free Health, Dental and Vision Screenings This Sunday Will Help Lancaster County Children and Adults

Highmark Blue Shield and United Concordia Team Up With Lancaster Partners for a Healthy Community CAMP HILL, Pa., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- This Sunday, September 14, The Lancaster Partners for a Healthy Community will host a day of free health and vision screenings and de...

Heart of Lancaster and Lancaster Regional Join Highmark Blue Shield Medicare Advantage Network

LANCASTER, Pa., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of Highmark's FreedomBlue Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) may now enjoy increased health care options. Effective immediately, both routine and emergency medical services will be covered at Heart of Lancaster and Lancaster Regional hospitals...

Cogdell Spencer Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...he Company's secured revolving credit facility, and for working capital purposes. In June 2009, the Company obtained mortgage financing for the lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital property. The $9.7 million note payable matures in June 2014 and requires monthly principal and interest payments based on a ...

California Cancer Specialists Medical Group, Inc. Opens Outpatient Cancer Center in South Pasadena, Calif., With Renowned Medical Staff, State-of-the-Art Technology

...y of Hope in Duarte and Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. The Group has also announced plans to develop a similar integrated cancer center in lancaster through a partnership with Antelope Valley Hospital. "The South Pasadena Cancer Center was really designed with the patient in mind," said Dr....

State Regulation of Massage Therapy Will Improve Public Health, Safety

...member, Allegheny County Martha Kollar Malina, vice chairwoman, professional member, Dauphin County Donna K. Ponessa, professional member, lancaster County William F. Vogel, professional member, Allegheny County. An additional professional member will be appointed in the near fu...

South Carolina-Based AnMed Health Selects CHS for Affiliation Agreement

...s with Roper St. Francis Healthcare, based in Charleston, and Union Hospital District, based in Union, as well as the communities we serve in York and lancaster counties through CHS medical practices located there and through CHS hospitals in southern Mecklenburg County, N.C. CHS Chief Executive Officer...

Pennsylvania Department of Aging Seeks Consumer Input on New Health Care Option

... Center 410 North Highland Avenue Pittsburgh Friday, Aug. 14 lancaster Farm and Home Care Center 1383 Arcadia Road lancaster Monday, Aug. 17 Westmoreland Community College Science Hall ...
Lancaster in Medical Dictionary

Lice

...earn how to find head lice , treat, eliminate lice and prevent head lice re-infestation. Answers from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension in lancaster County. Lice are parasitic insects that must live, feed, and reproduce on the body of a living host. Numerous information sources discuss the l...
Lancaster in Biological News

Natural seed treatment could drastically cut pesticide use

...ell as those that are untreated. Researchers at lancaster University's Environment Centre and Stockbridge Te...s' natural protective responses. Early trials at lancaster University saw promising results when researchers ...work,' says Dr Nigel Paul, who led the research at lancaster University. 'So for it now to be licensed for comm...

Scientists find formula to uncover our planet's past and help predict its future

...ssuming the dynamics of each system has unknown parameters and that the data are distorted by random fluctuations, the researchers from California and lancaster were able to successfully recreate measurements in a study on a vole-mustelid community. Many small mammalian species have cyclic population dynami...

University of Liverpool awarded $3.3 million for genomics hub

... Led by the University of Liverpool, the North of England hub will consolidate the expertise of four partner universities Manchester, Sheffield, lancaster and Liverpool to accelerate the study of genetics in the UK and meet the challenges of research in tumour sequencing, genetic susceptibility and pers...

EPSRC Science and Innovation Awards 2008

...ards. Manchester University in partnership with lancaster University have received a 5m grant to research ap... easier and more reliable. Manchester and lancaster Universities (Joint Bid) Research: Centre for In...r, Professor Trevor McMillan, Pro-Vice Chancellor, lancaster Graphene, discovered in Manchester in 2004, is ...

A chilling glimpse inside the minds of dangerous criminals

...ntribution to criminology and is a must-read for both true-crime buffs and law enforcement professionals. Paul Iganski, Lecturer in Criminology for lancaster University, UK, and author of HATE CRIME AND THE CITY calls the book, "absolutely gripping from the first page to the last. Drawing from his vast expe...

Haagen-Dazs gift to support Penn State honeybee research

...honeybees. "Honey used in the new flavor will be U.S.-produced honey from clover fields in North and South Dakota processed by Dutch Gold, based in lancaster County, Pennsylvania," noted Cox-Foster. ...

Prison study to investigate link between diet and behavior

...tice, HM Prison Service and the Scottish Prison Service. It will be carried out at three HM Young Offenders Institutions Hindley, Greater Manchester; lancaster Farms, Lancashire; and Polmont, Falkirk. Prisons Minister David Hanson MP said: "I welcome this study by the Wellcome Trust and I hope that it will...

Study shows lizard moms dress their children for success

...e progeny that won't be caught by predators." lancaster used a combination of laboratory and field experim...part from the effects of the genes," he said. lancaster began by treating side-blotched lizard eggs with a...d, and throat colors of the males varied randomly. lancaster tested eggs from each female's clutch for hormone ...

Bugs expose underground carbon traffic system 10 times more important than fossil fuel burning

...of insects to expose the key underground carbon traffic system - by eating it. The University of Warwick team worked with researchers from Aberdeen, lancaster and Sheffield, to try and establish if plant associated fungi - arbulscar mycorrhizal (AM) fungi - found on the roots of 80% of all land plants had an...

Genetic discovery could lead to drought-resistant plants

...water availability. Using mouse-ear cress, a relative of mustard, cabbage and radish plants, Campbell and co-authors from U of T and the University of lancaster compared the cooling rates of plants with normal, high and low levels of gene activity. From their data, they were able to link the gene to plant exha...
Lancaster in Biological Technology

Solazyme Testing BlueFire Ethanol Cellulosic Sugars in Its Microalgae Renewable Oil Production Process

...able energy industry and beyond." BlueFire Ethanol is currently focused on developing its first ethanol biorefinery in Lancaster, California. The lancaster facility will use post-sorted cellulosic wastes diverted from landfills in Southern California to produce 3.9 million gallons of fuel-grade ethanol pe...

BlueFire Ethanol To Present at BIO 2009 International Convention

...otech businesses for the future. BlueFire Ethanol is currently focused on developing its first ethanol biorefinery in Lancaster, California. The lancaster facility will use post-sorted cellulosic wastes diverted from landfills in Southern California to produce 3.9 million gallons of fuel-grade ethanol pe...

NFGC Conducts Multi-Institutional Research Project in Ovarian Cancer

...r General, U.S. Army (retired) and NFGC board chair. The participants who will be sharing data include Jack Pledger , Ph.D., and Johnathan lancaster , M.D., Ph.D. ( Moffitt Cancer Center ); Max S. Wicha , M.D., and Weiping Zou , M.D., Ph.D. ( University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Ce...

VAP Cholesterol Test Helps In Search For New Heart Disease Drugs

...Study. The results, published in the highly respected journal, Science, identified a specific gene mutation ( APOC3 R19X) present in 5 percent of a lancaster County, Pa., Amish community. This rare genetic occurrence prevents the production of a protein (apoC-III) that leads to increased rates of atheroscle...

Bion Announces PENNVEST Board Approves $7.8 Million Financing for Kreider Farms Dairy Project

...f Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc.). Proceeds from the loan will be used to construct Bion's previously announced Kreider Farms dairy project in lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Bion release: http://www.biontech.com/news/pressreleases/release20080929.php ). Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell a...

BioSpace Launches the 2008-2009 Pharm Country(TM) Hotbed Campaign

...ions featured on the map include Pfizer, Purdue Pharma, Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, inVentiv Health, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., lancaster Laboratories and over 20 other participants including research institutes and universities. Detailed online profiles of all participating organization...

MedImmune Strengthens Key Leadership Functions to Further Support Recently Expanded, Rapidly Advancing Product Portfolio

...earch Council, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford. Dr. Kiener holds a bachelor of science degree with honors in chemistry from lancaster University, Lancaster, UK, and a doctorate of philosophy in biochemistry from the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford University, Oxford, UK....
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