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New Analysis: Women of Low Socio-Economic Status Face Unique Challenges Related to Smoking, Smoking Ban Policies

August Issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine Examines Unintended Consequences WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Smoking bans, while a necessary and positive trend for reducing exposure to secondhand smoke, have some unintended consequences--e...

Millions Of U.S. Children Low In Vitamin D

BRONX, N.Y., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven out of ten U.S. children have low levels of vitamin D, raising their risk of bone and heart disease, according to a study by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. The striking findings suggest that v...

Prevent Disaster with New Low Cost Temperature Scan Wireless Monitoring System

The newly released Temperature Scan Pro Wireless Monitoring System allows monitoring and logging of temperature, humidity and barometric pressure for up to thirty-two points. The system supports a variety of wireless monitoring devices for any application and environmental setting. The enterpri...

Study Casts Doubt on Low IQ's Role in Early Death

Adjustments for behavior dampen the negative effect, study finds THURSDAY, July 2 (HealthDay News) -- Low IQ alone doesn't increase a person's risk of early death, says a new study that challenges findings suggested by previous research. The Swedish study of data on nearly 44,000 me...

Proactive Pet Care Essential in Low Cash Times, Says NOAH

A regular health care routine helps to keep your pet healthy and happy and is more likely to avoid serious and costly health problems in the future, the National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) advises. (PRWeb UK) June 29, 2009 -- Simple steps towards pet health ca...

Allegiant Professional Business Services Inc. Offers PPO Health Insurance Plan as Low as $199

ANAHEIM, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allegiant Professional Business Services Inc. (Pink Sheets: APRO) is pleased to announce that in the spirit of the national drive to health care, it is now offering its PEO staffed employees high-quality health care coverage, subject to underwriti...

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Northern California Cancer Center's First-of-Its-Kind Research Reveals Low Socioeconomic Status Often Equals Poor Chance of Lymphoma Survival

C onsiderably higher risk of follicular lymphoma-related death in poorer neighborhoods may be linked to care required to address waxing and waning progression of disease FREMONT, Calif., July 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern California Cancer Center ...

June 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Summer Skin Problems, Low Vision and Pilates

ROCHESTER, Minn., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Here are highlights from the June issue of Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource . You may cite this publication as often as you wish. Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource attribution is required. Reprinting is allowed for a fee. Include the follow...

Swine Flu (H1N1) Infectivity to Increase Markedly and Lethality to Remain Low According to Latest Replikin* Peptide Genomic Data

BOSTON, May 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid all the speculation over what course the Swine Flu epidemic will take, Boston-based biotech firm Replikins Ltd. ( www.replikins.com ) last week analyzed the most recent peptide genomic sequence data available and determined that the infectivity of the H1N1 vir...

AstraZeneca Submits NDA for Low Dose Aspirin/Esomeprazole Combination Product

- Company Also Submits sNDA for NEXIUM Capsules for Risk Reduction of Low-Dose Aspirin-Associated Peptic Ulcer - WILMINGTON, Del., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN ) today announced the submission of a new drug application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administrati...

CRESTOR(R) Reduced CV Risk in Patients Achieving Low LDL and hsCRP Targets in New JUPITER Analysis

ORLANDO, Fla., March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Results from a new sub- analysis of the JUPITER study show that patients with low to normal cholesterol levels and elevated high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) who attained a dual treatment target of LDL-C <70mg/dL and hsCRP <2mg/...

Diabetes Patients with High Triglycerides and Low HDL Cholesterol Get the Most Benefit From Fenofibrate Treatment: New Data From the FIELD Study

SYDNEY, Australia, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Fenofibrate treatment reduces cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk (defined by total cardiovascular events: the composite of cardiovascular death, myocardial infarction, stroke, and coronary and carotid revascularization) in patients with type 2 diabetes...

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Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Low Risk, Paraffin

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Heparin Anti-Xa, Low Molecular Weight Heparin

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Anti-HCV Low Titer Performance Panel

Description: The Anti-HCV Low Titer Performance Panel consists of plasma specimens with reactivity ranging from weak to strong positive for antibodies to the Hepatitis C Virus. This Panel is intended for use by manufacturers and diagnostic laboratories to evaluate their anti-HCV assays. Comprehensive data fr...
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105 Low Voltage Power Supply

Description: Operating as a constant voltage power supply, the 105 is very simple to use. The adjustment knob and hilo range switch control the output, which is variable in 10-volt increments from 20 to 250 volts. One, two-position switch toggles the bright LED display from indicating output voltage to output c...
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250-90 Low Voltage Power Supply

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Agarose - BioChemika, for electrophoresis, low electroendosmosis

Description: Anion traces: chloride (Cl) ≤ 5000 mg/kg sulfate (SO 4 ) ≤ 5000 mg/kg Cation traces: Ca ≤ 50 mg/kg Cd ≤ 5 mg/kg Co ≤ 5 mg/kg Cr ≤ 5 mg/kg Cu ≤ 5 mg/kg Fe ≤ 10 mg/kg K ≤ 50 mg/kg Mg ≤ 5 mg/kg Mn ≤ 5 mg/kg Na ≤ 2000 mg/kg Ni X...
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Artificial induction of immunity

...oxin is called a toxoid . See also Botulism Adjuvants The use of simple molecules such as toxoids for immunization tends to produce a low response by the immune system, and thus poor immune memory . However, adding certain substances to the mixture, for example adsorbing tetanus toxoid ...

Cryostasis (clathrate hydrates)

...nstable when empty, collapsing into conventional ice crystal structure, but they are stabilised by the inclusion of the gas molecule within them. Most low molecular weight gases (including O 2 , N 2 , CO 2 , CH 4 , H 2 S, Ar, Kr, and Xe) will form a hydrate under some pressure-temperature conditions. [6...

Full-body scan

...ns in the screening of patients who have not been diagnosed with a disease, or who do not have symptoms suggestive of a disease, [2] due to the low rate of finding disease, and the inconclusiveness of the cause of abnormalities seen. [3] [4] As with any test that screens for disease, the r...

Pathology

...emianopsia , Bitemporal hemianopsia , Homonymous hemianopsia , Quadrantanopia ) - Color blindness ( Achromatopsia ) - Nyctalopia - Blindness / low vision Commonly associated infectious diseases Trachoma - Onchocerciasis Other Glaucoma - Floater - Leber's hereditary opt...

Medical Laboratory Assistant

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Swank Multiple Sclerosis Diet

... Dr Swank The Swank Multiple Sclerosis Diet is a low saturated fat diet for the management of Multiple Sclerosis championed b...he Best Bet Diet The Optimal Diet References "Effects of low Saturated Fat Diets in Early and Late Cases of MS", Roy Laver Swank Barbara...
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Mammogram

... Article about mammography, the process of using low dose X-rays to examine the human breast. ... They would then be called back for a "diagnostic mammogram " ... A fact sheet that defin...

Zinc in diet

...-protein diets and vegetarian diets tend to be low in zinc . ... Zinc in diet . Definitio...-protein diets and vegetarian diets tend to be low in zinc . Side Effects ... Zinc in Die...-protein diets and vegetarian diets tend to be low in zinc . < Previous ... Diet - zinc ...

Worms

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Wilson disease

...copper metabolism. ... Consider hepatic Wilson disease in the differential ... Diagnosis of Wilson disease depends upon the detection of low serum copper and ... Wilson disease is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner. ... Online Medical Dictionary and glossary with medical...

Whitehead

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WBC count

...lts of a WBC count might mean ... The WBC count detects dangerously low ... Explains the complete blood count (CBC) clinical lab test, incl...low, there is an increased risk of infections. ... How do doctors check for low WBC counts ? ... This spectrum of bone infections affects thousand...

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Troubled waters: Low Apalachicola River flow may hurt gulf fisheries

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Reductions in the flow of the Apalachicola River have far-reaching effects that could prove detrimental to grouper and other reef fish populations in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico, according to a new Florida State University study that may provide new ammunition for states e...

Babies born to native high-altitude mothers have decreased risk of low birth weight

BETHESDA, Md. (May 18, 2009) Pregnant women who are indigenous to the Andes Mountains deliver more blood and oxygen to their fetuses at high altitude than do women of European descent. The study helps explain why babies of Andean descent born at high altitude weigh more than European babies born a...

A low dose of caffeine when pregnant may damage the heart of offspring for a lifetime

A new study published online in The FASEB Journal shows that the equivalent of one dose of caffeine (just two cups of coffee) ingested during pregnancy may be enough to affect fetal heart development and then reduce heart function over the entire lifespan of the child. In addition, the researche...

100-meter sprint world record could go as low as 9.48 seconds

2008 was a great summer for sports' fans. World records tumbled at the Beijing Olympics. Usain Bolt shattered both the 100m and 200m world records, knocking tenths of a second off each. People have been getting faster and faster over the last few decades, which made marathon runner Mark Denny, fro...

Pitt research finds that low concentrations of pesticides can become toxic mixture

PITTSBURGH Ten of the world's most popular pesticides can decimate amphibian populations when mixed together even if the concentration of the individual chemicals are within limits considered safe, according to University of Pittsburgh research published Nov. 11 in the online edition of Oecologia...

Milk may help bacteria survive against low levels of antibiotics

Milk may help prevent potentially dangerous bacteria like Staphylococcus from being killed by antibiotics used to treat animals, scientists heard today (Monday 8 September 2008) at the Society for General Microbiology's Autumn meeting being held this week at Trinity College, Dublin. Bacteria so...

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Ricardo Launches Consortium to Evaluate Lubricant Challenges of Future Low Carbon Engine Technologies

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich. , July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricardo, Inc., the US subsidiary of Ricardo plc, the leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to the world's automotive, defense, transport and new energy industries, has announced that the...

A-WIT Technologies Releases World's First Low Cost C Stamp(TM) Based Biotechnology Laboratory in a Box

New Biotechnology kits from A-WIT Technologies provide everything necessary to build a complete Biotechnology Laboratory, and support US and European power supplies. Williamstown, NJ (PRWEB) June 11, 2009 -- A-WIT Technologies releases world's first low cost C Stamp&tra...

Lumbar Matrix(TM) Scan From SpineMatrix(R) Revolutionizes the Diagnosis of Low Back Pain

Accurately Locates the Origin of Pain While Reducing Healthcare Costs AKRON, Ohio , June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A new technology that revolutionizes the way low back pain is diagnosed and treated, while also significantly reducing healthcare costs, has been introduced by SpineMatrix(R) Inc., an ...

Swine Flu (H1N1) Infectivity to Increase Markedly and Lethality to Remain Low According to Latest Replikin* Peptide Genomic Data

Boston-based biotech firm Replikins Ltd. ( www.replikins.com ) last week analyzed the most recent peptide genomic sequence data available and determined that the infectivity of the H1N1 virus will increase markedly, while its lethality will remain relatively low for the immediate future. The comp...

Sigma-Aldrich Introduces MISSION(R) esiRNA for Low Cost, High Specificity Pooled RNAi Screening

ST. LOUIS, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL ) today announced the global release of MISSION(R) esiRNA, a pool of gene-specific siRNA that provides a novel and powerful approach to RNAi screening in mammalian cells. Unlike traditional synthetic RNAi, esiRNA ( htt...

Intrinsic Bioprobes, Inc. Enters into a $1.27M Contract with the National Cancer Institute to Develop Multiplex Mass Spectrometric Immunoassays for Detection of Low Abundance Cancer-Related Proteins

TEMPE, Ariz., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrinsic Bioprobes, Inc. today announced the start of a contract with the National Cancer Institute to develop effective technologies for accurate measurement of cancer-related proteins and peptides that improve diagnostic capabilities by effectively discern...

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UltraClean Low Melt Sieve Agarose from Mo Bio Laboratories, Inc.

Description: Ideally suited for resolving DNA and RNA 10-1000 bases especially PCR products ranging from 100-1000 bp. Gelling temp. (4%) 27C Melting temperature 65C. EEO: 0.10 Rnase/Dnase: none detected...
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UltraClean Low Melt Agarose from Mo Bio Laboratories, Inc.

Description: Low melting point. Ideally suited for in gel enzymatic reactions. Gelling temp. 24-28C Melting temp. 65C. EEO 0.12 Resolution 0.5-20 kb; Rnase/Dnase: none detected....
Company:Mo Bio Laboratories, Inc.

Agarose, low melting/gelling temperature high MW separation (> 1000 bp) from GE Healthcare, formerly Amersham Biosciences

Description: Agarose, low melting/gelling temperature, high MW separation (>1000 bp), 25 g. Suitable for enzymatic modifications. Nuclease-free.Gel point: 24-30 C, EEO (-mr): 300 gm/cm2. Category: Nucleotides & Enzymes & Biochemicals, Ultrapure Biochemicals ....
Company:GE Healthcare, formerly Amersham Biosciences

VSO Low Flow from Parker Hannifin Corporation

Description: The VSO LF (Low Flow) offers the same benefits as the VSO valve with enhanced flow control for applications where control is critical or flow is required below 600 sccm. This miniature solenoid-operated valve automates the flow of gas in proportion to the input current. Uses either DC current o...
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Adept HPLC System 7, Low Cost Binary Gradient from Cecil Instruments Ltd.

Description: This gradient system is ideal for routine binary separations. Excellent detection is provided by the highly sensitive Adept CE 4201 UV-Visible variable wavelength detector. Ultra-fine control of the mobile phase, is provided by the two highly accurate and precise, high pressure dual piston Adep...
Company:Cecil Instruments Ltd.

Pyrex brand low actinic narrow mouth Erlenmeyer flask, Pyrex ST 27 stopper from Sigma-Aldrich

Description: capacity 250 mL...
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Abiogenesis

...s, or by being placed in stoppered receptacles, putrefaction set in, and was invariably accompanied by the appearance of myriads of bacteria and other low organisms. As knowledge of microscopic forms of life increased, so the apparent possibilities of abiogenesis increased, and it became a tempting hypo...

Activation energy

...the structural diagram below the graph.) The energy required to reach the transition state is equal to the activation energy of the reaction. At low temperatures for a particular reaction most, but not all, molecules will not have enough energy to react. However there will nearly always be a cert...

Active transport

...e of these species is allowed to flow from high to low concentration, which yields the entropic energy to drive the transport of the other solute from a low concentration region to a high one. An example is ...o uses the flow of one solute species from high to low concentration to move another molecule against its...

Albinism

...e span, intelligence , and ability to have children. The chance of albino children resulting from the marriage of an albino with a non-albino is very low and is discussed below. Visual problems associated with albinism People with albinism generally suffer impaired vision. They may have varying d...

Affinity chromatography

...dies to bind to the GST-fusion protein. Elution is achieved by the use of a low pH buffer such as glycine pH 2.8. The eluate is collected into tris buffer pH 8 as low pH will degrade the antibody. This is a nice example as affinity purificati...

Alcohol

...ry and science as reagents, solvents , and fuels . Ethanol and methanol can be made to burn more cleanly than gasoline or diesel . Because of its low toxicity and ability to dissolve non-polar substances, ethanol is often used as a solvent in medical drugs, perfumes , and vegetable essences such as...
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White blood cells

...des important information about the kinds and numbers of cells in the blood , especially red blood cells , white blood cells , and ... A low white blood cell count usually indicates that the neutrophil count is low. ... White blood cells are responsible for fighting infection. ....

Vessel cell

...ell clone" found in adult bone marrow regenerated blood vessels and ... Water tends to move into the cell because of the osmotic effect of the low ... Many individual cells can form a vessel that can be several centimeters long. ... ...

Venous system

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Ureters

...er is distended the openings of the ureters are about 5 cm. ... The ureters push each small amount of urine along in waves of contraction, at low pressure. ... At the bladder, each ureter passes through an opening in the ... Information on the diagnosis and treatment of vesicoureteral reflu...

Turnover

...folio turnover measurement should be considered by an ... turnover - definition of turnover - For a company, the ratio of annual sales to ... low turnover is a sign of inefficiency, since inventory usually has a rate ... Turnover - Definition of Turnover at Dictionary.com a free online ...

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