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Sedationfacts.org Enhances State-Specific Site Content, Making Regional Sedation Administration Standards and Regulations Quick and Easy to Find and Use

OAK BROOK, Ill., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SedationFacts.org, a web site for practicing gastroenterologists, gastroenterology nurses and gastroenterology fellows, announces enhancements to the sedation administration standards and regulations content on the site, including state-spe...

People Across the Country are Making The Switch!

DARIEN, Conn., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Now served in over 4000 schools across the nation, The Switch , a sparkling 100% juice, is expanding its availability into the retail sector. In addition to being available on-line at Amazon.com, The Switch has added key retailers Tops, D'Ag...

As Good As a Deli, For the Price of Making It At Home

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- With deadlines, holidays, and job searching, along with many other activities and errands, it seems as if buying a quick sandwich from the deli is the simplest option, and at a few dollars a day, it may not seem like much but it...

The National Alliance for Caregiving and MetLife Foundation Honor Innovators Making a Difference in the Lives of Caregivers

MINNEAPOLIS, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire / -- Representatives from leading national aging organizations and agencies convened today in Minneapolis, MN to honor the 2009 winners of the National Family Caregiving Awards, sponsored by the National Alliance for Caregiving and MetLife Foundati...

The Secrets to Staying Beautiful; Making the Most of Your Beauty Budget

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Tough economic times have women and men searching for value in their personal expenses. No longer are trendy fashion statements considered an essential buy. More and more, consumers are investing their dollars into aesthetic treatments aimed...

The Secrets to Staying Beautiful; Making the Most of Your Beauty Budget

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Tough economic times have women and men searching for value in their personal expenses. No longer are trendy fashion statements considered an essential buy. More and more, consumers are investing their dollars into aesthetic treatments aimed...

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Study Confirms: Your Hidden Food Allergies Are Making You Fat

Researchers confirm the benefit of The ALCAT Test to help chronic symptoms such as obesity, IBS, migraine and arthritis. DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical researchers from Dubai today reported in the April '09 edition of the Middle East Journal of Family Medicine (The Eff...

New Study Confirms That the Supports Intensity Scale Assessment is Effective in Measuring the Support Needs of People With Intellectual Disability and Making Funding Decisions

Study was conducted with 274 adults with intellectual disabilities currently receiving funding from a state developmental disability agency WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Supports Intensity Scale (SIS) assessment tool can effectively predict funding for people with intelle...

Battelle Scientists Named on Patent for Making Oxygen From Light and Water

Early Stage Invention is Advancement toward Artificial Lungs COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Astronauts, submariners, miners, and those suffering from lung ailments take note: Innovation is coming to the rescue. A group of scientists from Battelle has earned a patent for generating ...

STARscanner, STARband Cranial Helmets Making a Difference in the Lives of Children

Charleston infant benefits from cutting-edge treatment CHARLESTON, S.C., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- At five months of age, Amelia Sandin of Charleston was diagnosed with craniosynostosis, a condition that leads to premature fusion of the cranial sutures, or fontanels, causing problems w...

Carpet One Floor & Home Continues Making Dramatic Strides in Funding Breast Cancer Research and Awareness

MANCHESTER, N.H., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Now in its fourth year, Carpet One Floor & Home once again rolls out the welcome mats for breast cancer research and awareness with the Spring 2008 Carpet One Floor & Home Welcomes Your Support Campaign. Store locations throughout North America contin...

Sanofi Pasteur Submits Supplemental Application for A(H1N1) Pandemic Vaccine to U.S. FDA

...ew York (NYSE: SNY ). Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of sanofi-aventis Group, provided more than 1.6 billion doses of vaccine in 2008, making it possible to immunize more than 500 million people across the globe. A world leader in the vaccine industry, Sanofi Pasteur offers the broadest rang...
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Electa Essential Concept

Description:... design, integrated IV poles and reservoir holder for hassle-free storage The system easily detaches from the cart with just a flick of the lever, making transportation of the unit convenient and manageable Ergonomic tray design allows placement of the disposables within easy reach during set-up ...
Company:Sorin Group USA, Inc.

Permacol surgical implant

Description:...a reconstituted form of collagen that 3-D architecture is maintained. A precisely controlled degree of cross-linking is introduced into the structure, making it resistant to collagenase enzymes responsible for the breakdown and resorption of implanted collagen. This unique feature enables surgeons to comple...
Company:Tissue Science Laboratories Inc.

Disney Eyewear

Description:... Disney eyewear designs with children in mind, making eyewear that is kid-tough with spring hinges and stay-put cable temples. Its not surprising that Disney eyewear was rated by Jobson Research as the be...
Company:Marchon Eyewear Inc.

Humphrey GPA Glaucoma Progression Analysys Software

Description:...ured. By accurately and objectively identifying progressive visual field loss in glaucoma patients, the Humphrey GPA software assists practitioners in making better treatment decisions....
Company:Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.

Sound Pro Combination Table

Description:... The Sound Pro Combination Table is a versatile table solution, combining the imaging features of both the Ultra Pro and Echo Pro, making it ideal for OB/GYN, general ultrasound and echocardiography. Fully equipped with ultrasound and echocardiography capabilities....
Company:Biodex Medical Systems

VASOVIEW® 7 Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System

Description:...w technology. Guidant builds new flexibility and finesse into a proven system. Discover advanced technology that optimizes your technique while barely making a ripple in your routine....
Company:Guidant Corporation
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Abtissue pathology

...cal School. These diseases first disable the immune system before proceeding to change the chemical makeup in different parts of the nervous system , making the aforementioned brain disfunction to occur. If the victim does not die from opportunistic infections, then it will die either from the brain over-c...

Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition

...om the chloride ions results in the hyperpolarization of the target cell, making it less likely to fire an action potential . Accordingly, any ionic curren...r also appears to be expressed mainly on GABA-ergic pre-synaptic terminals, making it an excellent candidate for mediating DSI (Matyas et al. 2006, Katona ...

Fat transfer

...ir own tissue and, hence, not subject to rejection by the body and because most dermal fillers are absorbed by the body within three to nine months, making regular injections a continuing expense. Essentially, the fat transfer procedure harvests fat from one part of the body where an excess exists a...

Forehead lift

...s was then known as a coronal, or open, forehead lift. While the procedure is currently used far less frequently, the surgeon began the procedure by making one, long incision running from ear to ear over the top of the head through the hairline. The surgeon lifted the skin and muscles upwards and free fro...

Pathology

... [5] A student of Virchow's, Julius Cohnheim (1839-1884) combined histology techniques with experimental manipulations to study inflammation , making him one of the earliest experimental pathologists . [1] Cohnheim also pioneered the use of the frozen section; a version of this technique is wide...

Medicine

...des a medical history , a systems enquiry, a physical examination , appropriate laboratory or imaging studies, analysis of data and medical decision making to obtain diagnoses , and a treatment plan. [2] The components of the medical history are: Chief complaint (CC): the reason for the current ...
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Wax

...stions with wax ... wax . Home Products (207) Discussions (1) Lists & Guides (9) ... WAX is released under the LGPL with the intention of making its use unencumbered. ... The Java version of WAX can be downloaded from Google Code at http://code. ... The disfigured curator of a wax museu...

Wasp

... are satanic? Take shit on it, they're great :D ... W.A.S.P = Wasp . making it an acronym makes it stand out more. Fulis88 (1 day ago) ... making replacable blade broadheads and related products. The ninth Wasp (CV-...

Viral

... HIV-1, are characterized by the presence of a number of viral accessory genes that encompass vif, vpr, vpx, vpu, and ... Tuberculosis (TB) is making a comeback in the United States today - particularly among the homeless, those in prison, and those rendered susceptible because of HIV ... Ear i...

Tuberculosis

... (TB) is an infection caused by slow-growing bacteria that grow best ... Tuberculosis is either latent or active. ... Tuberculosis (TB) is making a comeback in the United States today - particularly ... Another type of infection is called reactivation tuberculosis . ... Occupationally-rel...

TSH

...evaluate pituitary gland functioning. The controversy between those who believe that T4 is the only replacement and a small group who think that making TSH normal using only T4 may still leave some ... Subclinical hypothyroidism (SH) has causes and symptoms similar to those of ... SH refers to...

Trisomy 13

...somy 13 including it's causes and recounting a ... Trisomy 13 is a desolate and difficult challenge that I wish ... Diagnosing Trisomy 18 making Decisions Glossary ... How does a Trisomy occur? ... Full trisomy (be it trisomy 18, 13 , or some other type) means that there is one ... ...
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Martin Hensen, head of e-strategies, UCB Germany: Making e-marketing more than just an add-on

London, August 3, 2009 / b3c newswire / - With the vast majority of our marketing efforts focused squarely on the sales force, e-marketing is still an add on, says Martin Hensen, head of e-strategies, UCB Germany. But successful e-CRM strategies are the basic starting point for all e-activities, h...

Scientists closer to making implantable bone material, thanks to new research

Scientists are closer to understanding how to grow replacement bones with stem cell technology, thanks to research published today in the journal Nature Materials . Many scientists are currently trying to create bone-like materials, derived from stem cells, to implant into patients who have d...

MIT: Making waves in the brain

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--Scientists have studied high-frequency brain waves, known as gamma oscillations, for more than 50 years, believing them crucial to consciousness, attention, learning and memory. Now, for the first time, MIT researchers and colleagues have found a way to induce these waves by shin...

'It takes a genome: How a clash between our genes and modern life is making us sick'

It's not just the climate that is struggling with what humans have done to the modern world, our genes are feeling the pressure as well, according to Professor Greg Gibson's recently published book. In It Takes a Genome: How a Clash Between Our Genes and Modern Life Is Making Us Sick , Profess...

U of Minnesota research finds most road salt is making it into the state's lakes and rivers

Research at the University of Minnesota has revealed that road salt used throughout the winter is making the state's lakes and rivers saltier, which could affect aquatic life and drinking water. The research indicates that better training of snow plow drivers and more judicious use of road salt c...

Process can cut the cost of making cellulosic biofuels

EAST LANSING, Mich. A patented Michigan State University process to pretreat corn-crop waste before conversion into ethanol means extra nutrients don't have to be added, cutting the cost of making biofuels from cellulose. The AFEX (ammonia fiber expansion) pretreatment process, developed by Br...

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Global Financial Crisis Making Biotech Business Model Unsustainable, According to Ernst & Young

Deep financing challenges separate haves and have-nots and accelerates move to sustainable models BOSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite worldwide economic turmoil, the global biotechnology industry delivered a solid financial performance in 2008, according to Beyond borders: Global biotechno...

Physicists discover important step for making light crystals

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State University researchers have developed a new strategy to overcome one of the major obstacles to a grand challenge in physics. What they've discovered could eventually aid high-temperature superconductivity, as well as the development of new high-tech materials. In...

Patent for Making Combination Chemotherapy Work Better

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Patent 7,507,704 issued on 03/24/09 to NexGen Biomedical, Inc. founder Mark Zamoyski of San Jose, California discloses an improved method of treating lung, brain, pancreatic, breast and colon cancers that are driven by a mutation known as HER1 overexpress...

'Nanonet' circuits closer to making flexible electronics reality

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Researchers have overcome a major obstacle in producing transistors from networks of carbon nanotubes, a technology that could make it possible to print circuits on plastic sheets for applications including flexible displays and an electronic skin to cover an entire aircraft...

Controlling the size of nanoclusters: First step in making new catalysts

UPTON, NY Researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory and Stony Brook University have developed a new instrument that allows them to control the size of nanoclusters groups of 10 to 100 atoms with atomic precision. They created a model nanocatalyst of m...

Carrington Subsidiary DelSite Starts Making Test Batches of First Bird Flu Vaccine Offering Needle-free Self-Administration

- Human Trials to Begin Later This Year - Only Nasal Powder Bird Flu Vaccine Under Development - Patient-Friendly (No Needles); No Preservatives - Stable at Room Temperature For 3 Years; No Cold Chain Distribution Required IRVIN...

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I-SAGE Ditag PCR Module* from Invitrogen

Description:...y allows comprehensive genome-wide expression analysis. Expression profiles generated by SAGE are sensitive enough to detect low-abundance transcripts making it possible to identify novel genes. The I-SAGE Kit is designed to make constructing SAGE libraries convenient....
Company:Invitrogen

I-SAGE Kit without magnetic stand from Invitrogen

Description:...y allows comprehensive genome-wide expression analysis. Expression profiles generated by SAGE are sensitive enough to detect low-abundance transcripts making it possible to identify novel genes. The I-SAGE Kit is designed to make constructing SAGE libraries convenient....
Company:Invitrogen

Phagocytosis Fluorometric (dichlorofluorescein) Assay Kit, OxyBURST from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)

Description:...ation of the immune complex. Furthermore, unlike H2DCFDA, the Fc OxyBURST Green assay reagent does not require intracellular esterases for activation, making this reagent particularly suitable for detecting the oxidative burst in cells with low esterase activity such as monocytes....
Company:Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)

Bacterial Strain BMH 71-18 mutS, Glycerol Stock (noncompetent) from Promega

Description:...s strains of E. coli. Use of these strains prevents repair of the newly synthesized unmethylated strand (1), leading to high mutation efficiencies and making them helpful in such systems as the GeneEditor and Altered Sites II Mutagenesis Systems. Both ES1301 and BMH 71-18 mutS are recA+, therefore inserts c...
Company:Promega

Bacterial Strain ES1301 mutS, Glycerol Stock (noncompetent) from Promega

Description:...s strains of E. coli. Use of these strains prevents repair of the newly synthesized unmethylated strand (1), leading to high mutation efficiencies and making them helpful in such systems as the GeneEditor and Altered Sites II Mutagenesis Systems. Both ES1301 and BMH 71-18 mutS are recA+, therefore inserts c...
Company:Promega

Dacron mesh button tether single channel infusion of rats, sterile from Instech Solomon

Description:...ethers are designed for rat infusion studies lasting more than 2 weeks. After one to two weeks the subcutaneous tissue will grow into the Dacron mesh, making the sutures irrelevant....
Company:Instech Solomon
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Albinism

... 4 Culture 5 Albinism in animals 6 External links Lack of pigmentation The gene which results in albinism prevents the body from making the usual amounts of a pigment called melanin . There are many genes which are now scientifically proven to be associated with albinism (or bette...

Alexander Fleming

... Physiology or Medicine in 1945 with Florey and Ernst Boris Chain. Florey was later given the higher honour of a peerage for his monumental work in making penicillin available to the public and saving millions of lives in World War II . Florey's work proceeded over the misgivings of Fleming, who believ...

Animal

...res like shells, bones, and spicules. During development it forms a relatively flexible framework upon which cells can move about and be reorganized, making complex structures possible. In contrast, other multicellular organisms like plants and fungi have cells held in place by cell walls , so develo...

Antibiotic

...ncomycin useful for treatment. The situation is worsened by the fact that genes coding for antibiotic resistance can be transferred between bacteria, making it possible for bacteria never exposed to an antibiotic to acquire resistance from those which have. The problem of antibiotic resistance is worsened ...

Apoptosis

...recisely to coincide with "known" antigen. Rather, they are generated through a highly variable process that results in an immense variety, capable of making a good fit with an astounding number of precise molecular shapes. This means that most of these immature cells can be either ineffective (because the ...

Reproduction

... Reproduction is the creation of one thing as a copy of, product of, or replacement for a similar thing, e.g. photocopying and the making of replicas . It is perhaps most commonly used in the context of biological reproduction and sex : Sexual reproduction is a biological pr...
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Tympanic membrane

...le ear. Its function is to transmit sound ... Tympanic Membrane Rupture is the term used to refer to the perforation ... What's this awesomness making sound love to my tympanic membrane ? ... Tympanic ... below; opposite the center of the tympanic membrane it is only about 2 mm. ... The ...

Template

...2 Advantages and disadvantages ... template also templet n. A pattern or gauge, such as a thin metal plate with a cut pattern, used as a guide in making something accurately, as in Template Basics in Microsoft Word. Normal.dot, global templates , user templates , ... Open a template for editin...

Sticky end

...e 36 of 36 ... HotChalk (www.hotchalk.com), is a free, easy-to-use web-based learning ... put an end to at least some of your paper onslaught, by making sticky notes a thing ... Watch channel:UKTV videos from all over the internet ... For the best kind of sticky ending , try Ed Baines`s temptin...

Slime molds

... molds are highly conspicuous fungi that often seem to "magically" appear ... But slime molds also have a stage where they can move around, making them more ... Slime molds are predators of fungi and bacteria and can be found in or on such ... In plasmodial slime molds (myxomycetes...

Sister chromatid

...osome that diploid organisms (like humans) inherit, one from each parent. In other... A chromatid is one among the two identical copies of DNA making up a replicated chromosome, which are joined at their centromeres, for the process of cell division . The term is used so long as the centromere...

Sexual

... adj. Of, relating to, involving, or characteristic of sex, sexuality, the sexes, or the sex organs and their functions sexual harassment n. The making of unwanted and offensive sexual advances or of sexually offensive remarks or acts, especially by one in a superior or Causing anxiety and distre...
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