Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Commercial Launch of MuGard(TM) in Norway by SpePharm
DALLAS, July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ACCESS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP) announced today that its European partner, SpePharm , has commenced commercial launch of MuGard in Norway. This follows previous commercial launches in the UK, Germ...
African seed collection first to arrive in Norway on route to Arctic seed vault
LAGOS, NIGERIA (31 January 2008)Twenty-one boxes filled with 7,000 unique seed samples from more than 36 African nations were shipped to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a facility being built on a remote island in the Arctic Circle as a repository of last resort for humanitys agricultural heritage...
Large health differences between population groups in Norway
There are large health differences between groups of immigrants in Oslo. Compared with Norwegians, the differences are also great. The differences are seen for risk factors and actual diseases. This is shown in a new report from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health. Five of the largest immigra...
Vaccinated infants well-protected against severe pneumococcal infection in Norway
In 2006, a pneumococcal vaccine (Prevenar) was introduced in the childhood vaccination programme in Norway. Two years later, the experiences have been published in the journal Vaccine . The results show a strong decline in serious pneumococcal infections among young children.
Pneumococcus is ...
Medicines sold for 17 billion NOK in 2007 in Norway
Medicines to the value of 17.4 billion Norwegian kroners (NOK) were sold last year in Norway
the equivalent of 3, 700 kroner per inhabitant. The increase in 2007 was 3.4 percent compared to 2006. These figures come from the Wholesaler-based Drug Statistics maintained by the Norwegian Institute of...
Stanford biologist awarded 2008 Sophie Prize in Norway
The Sophie Foundation in Oslo, Norway, has awarded Stanford University biologist Gretchen Daily the 2008 Sophie Prize. Established in 1997, the $100,000 prize is awarded annually to individuals or organizations that have "created awareness of alternatives to modern-day development and/or initiated...
Prostitutes Fume as Norway Bids to Criminalise Sex Purchases Norway
is preparing to criminalise the purchase of sex, a move that is proving highly controversial among prostitutes' support groups who argue the policy will make sex workers more vulnerable .
Men who buy sex could face up to six months in jail, pay a fine or face both, under proposed leg...
Charity Slot Machines a Thing of the Past in Norway
Volunteer organisations and charities in Norway
such as the Red Cross have for years made oodles of money by operating their own slot machines, but authorities are about to put an end to that.
In a bid to combat gambling addiction, the Norwegian state has declared a monopoly on all slot mac...
Therapy Technique Cuts Divorce/Separation Rate By Nearly 50 Percent
...lts of a 2-year study conducted at the Vestfold Family Counseling Center in norway
by a U.S.-Norwegian team of researchers.
From October 2005 to December 2007, 205 randomly selected couples receiving therapy in southern norway
participated in the study, which investigated the effects of providing ongo...
FDA Ruling on Mercury Fillings Falls Short
...ists have been told not to put mercury amalgam in children or pregnant women. Since 1998, British dentists have been told the same for pregnant women. norway
and Sweden have banned amalgam altogether. Regrettably, this rule should have meant the end of two-tiered dentistry: mercury for the poor and choice f...
Norway in Medical Technology
deCODE Discovers Second Common Genetic Risk Factor for Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke
...nome-wide association study in Iceland, the deCODE team
took the top SNPs outside the 4q25 region and typed them in case-control
cohorts from Iceland, norway
and the United States. This confirmed the ZFHX3
SNP as a risk variant for AF. Analysis in stroke cohorts from Iceland,
Germany, Sweden and the UK demo...
Diagenic Announces Launch of First Breast Cancer Gene-Expression Blood Test
... availability of this new innovative test."
Erik Christensen, Managing Director DiaGenic ASA, Grenseveien 92, NO-0663 Oslo, norway
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For Applied Biosystems: Renaldo Juanso Applied Biosystems Tel +1-650-6...
Aeras, Crucell and South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative Announce Encouraging Preliminary Results of Tuberculosis Vaccine Clinical Trial in South Africa
...the Bill & Melinda
Gates Foundation, the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Danish
International Development Agency, the Research Council of norway
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Aeras, with over 110
employees, is based in Rockville, Maryland, where it operates a
Thalidomide Pharmion(R) Receives Positive Opinion for Treatment of First-line Multiple Myeloma from European Medicines Agency
...ld be granted to Pharmion to market Thalidomide Pharmion
for first line multiple myeloma in the 27 member states of the European
Union (EU) as well as norway
"We are very pleased with this recommendation by the EMEA for the
approval of Thalidomide in the treatment of first line multiple myelo...
European Commission Approves ATRIPLA(R) (efavirenz 600 mg/emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg), the First Once-Daily Single Tablet Regimen for Virologically Suppressed Adults With HIV-1 Infection
...00 mg/tenofovir disoproxil
fumarate 300 mg), formally approving ATRIPLA for commercialization in the
27 countries of the European Union, as well as in norway
"Historically, HIV treatment regimens have been a challenge for many
patients since they often combine multiple medications with comple...
Positive Results Using Affitech-Identified Human Antibody That
Blocks VEGF Binding to VEGF Receptor 2 in Preclinical Cancer Model
Reported by Peregrine
Affitech AS is a privately held human therapeutic antibody
discovery and development company with headquarters and R&D
facilities in Oslo, norway
and its US subsidiary in the San
Francisco Bay Area. The Company's current disease focus is oncology
and it utilizes two discrete but unique approache...
Pharmexa A/S (DK) - Long lasting immune response and survival to
...in phase I/II. Collaborative agreements include
H. Lundbeck, Innogenetics, ImmunoVaccine Technologies and Bavarian
Nordic. With operations in Denmark, norway
and USA, Pharmexa
employs approximately 105 people and is listed on the Copenhagen
Stock Exchange under the trading symbol PHARMX.
Norway, Japan prop up whaling industry with taxpayer money
... Gland, Switzerland: The governments of norway
and Japan are using taxpayer money to subsidize th...r Swim: The Economics of Whaling Today found that norway
and Japan provide commercial whalers with huge gov...30/kg in 1994, and declining to $16.40 in 2006.
has spent an additional US$10.5 million covering t...
City rats loyal to their 'hoods, scientists discover
Baltimore's port was a once major delivery point for grain, likely how norway
rats were first introduced to the city. norway
rats, also called wharf rats, sewer rats or brown rats, can weigh nearly tw...
Tree survival skills
...maple trees at three critical stages in the transplanting process (initial harvest, handling, and transport) at three sites in Illinois and Wisconsin. norway
and red maples were subjected to three distinct treatments: root-pruned, handled, and transported. "Our intent was not to look at potential treatment ...
Satellite snow maps help reindeer herders adapt to a changing Arctic
...p sustainable reindeer husbandry. According to him, Finnmark is the area of norway
that is predicted to experience the largest temperature increases, raising ... Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT) have been providing snow melt maps for norway
and Sweden and Eurasia snow cover maps for the last 18 months.
Stopping autoimmunity before it strikes
... Oslo, norway
MA Current research describes a new method to track the development of autoimmune diseases before the onset of symptoms. The related report by Zangan...
Codeine use and accident risk
...te group, used for mild to moderate pain. In Norway, codeine is included in Paralgin forte and Pinex forte, and tramadol, amongst others, in Nobligan. norway
has a higher consumption of codeine preparations than other European countries.
Earlier studies have given conflicting results when evaluating tra...
U.S. Navy Awards Lockheed Martin Six-year Contract Worth Up to $72 Million for Advanced Display Systems Support
Q-70 systems are widely used in U.S. Navy at sea, on land and in the air as well as in naval systems operated by Australia, Germany, Japan, norway
and Spain. Lockheed Martin develops total ship computing infrastructure designs that encompass four key elements -- open system architectures, commerc...
Fighting global warming offers growth and development opportunities
...opulation Health at Australian National University.
A forestry study shows that a shift in production from cold adapted coniferous species such as norway
Spruce to more heat tolerant broadleaves like oak would create significant net losses in the value of forestland in Europe. The forest area of Europe ...
Norway in Biological Technology
Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results
...alf of 2009, irbesartan generics began to be marketed in the monotherapy segment in Spain and Portugal. In these two countries, as well as in Finland, norway
and some Eastern European countries, irbesartan is not protected by an active ingredient patent. In the main European countries, Aprovel((R)) is prote...
Lytix Biopharma and KAEL-GemVax Announce Joint Clinical Trial to Combine LTX-315 and GV1001 Cancer Immunotherapy
... TROMS0, norway
and SEOUL, Korea, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Norwegian
biopharmaceutical c...f the clinical study, which will run at the
University Hospital of Northern norway
in Tromso. No further business
commitments have been made at this stage."
Intercell Announces European Approval of New Vaccine, IXIARO(R), to Prevent Japanese Encephalitis
...pproval by the European Union, the first for a vaccine to prevent the disease, provides formal market authorization in all 27 member states as well as norway
"The European approval of IXIARO marks a crucial milestone in Intercell's evolution as one of the leading independent vaccine devel...
Australian Authorities (TGA) First to Grant Final Product Approval for Intercell's Vaccine to Prevent Japanese Encephalitis
obtained in December 2008, the approval by the European Union providing formal
market authorization for all 27 member states as well as for norway
Iceland will follow within the next weeks according to the defined EMEA
"We are very pleased that all approval processes for our n...
WaferGen Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
...ive products and services to cell biologists and stem cell researchers in Switzerland, Taiwan, Germany and the Nordic Region (Denmark, Sweden, norway
"During the second quarter of this year, we made significant progress
in the development of our SmartChip Real-Time PCR System as evid...
Will New Technological Advances Offer Fresh Capabilities for Commercialization and Enhance BTL Investments?
...d market trends in the BTL value chain. In addition, focused case studies on the future directions of sustainable Biomass conversion in Sweden, BTL in norway
and the overall outlook on supply and demand of Biomass in EU will put regional developments in BTL into broader perspective.
European Union has 'Three-Speed' Healthcare System - Many Countries Lagging in Reform
...are system in Europe, according to the 2007 Euro
Health Consumer Index (EHCI). The EHCI compares all the EU 27 national
healthcare systems, along with norway
and Switzerland, from a
consumer-friendly point of view, measured by 27 indicators across five
categories. Runners-up were 2005 winners the Netherland...
The sea ice is getting thinner
...stretches from the shelf areas of the Barents Sea, the Kara Sea and the Laptev Sea, across Nansen and Amundsen bays right up to Makarow Bay.
and Siberia and up to the Canadian Bay the scientists have taken temperature, salinity, and current measurements at more than 100 places. First resul...
AIDS and tobacco are worldwide killers: Is bioscience doing enough to stop them?
... and develop an antidote to nicotine addiction, and the planet will be a safer and more productive place.
Tom Loftus, the former U.S. ambassador to norway
and the former Speaker of the Wisconsin Assembly, added a sobering global perspective to last weeks Wisconsin Life Sciences & Venture Conference in Ma...
Invitrogen to buy Norwegian biotech with operations in Brown Deer
...ssays," said Sean George, vice president of diagnostic solutions at Invitrogen.
Dynal Biotech, was created by Femstad, an organization out of Oslo, norway
in the early 1980s. The company creates Dynabeads, small tools used to aid in cell cell separation, isolation, and other research in microbiology.
Norway in Biological Definition
...den forcibly sterilized 62,000 "unfits" as part of a eugenics program over a forty year period. Similar incidents occurred in Canada , Australia , norway
, Finland , Estonia , Switzerland and Iceland for people the government declared to be mentally deficient. Singapore practiced a limited form ...
... Rosulate — leaves form a rosette ( = a cluster of leaves growing in crowded circles from a common center).
Leaves of the norway
Spruce ( Picea abies ) are needle-shaped and the arrangement is spiral
Leaves are set in a particular arrangement around the stem in order to gain...
...bit hippocampus . In humans the hippocampus is located in the medial temporal lobe .
LTP was first observed by Terje Lmo in 1966 in the Oslo , norway
, laboratory of Per Andersen  . He tested the spatial memory of two groups of rats, one whose hippocampi were bathed in the NMDA receptor block...
...od except from another O-negative person.
Overall, the O blood type is the most common blood type in the world, although in some areas, such as norway
, the A group dominates. The A antigen is overall more common than the B antigen. Since the AB blood type requires the presence of both A an...
Norway in Biological Dictionary
...sh protein-coding gene LOC572064. Represented by 26 ESTs from 16 cDNA libraries. ... Tubulin beta (LOC572064) SELECTED PROTEIN SIMILARITIES ... norway
rat protein-coding gene Tuba3a. Represented by 47 ESTs from 2 cDNA libraries. ... Rattus norvegicus tubulin , alpha 3A, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:9491...
...gene SF1. Represented by 1013 ESTs from 378 cDNA libraries. ... Homo sapiens splicing factor 1, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:8657 IMAGE:2961666) ... norway
rat protein-coding gene Sf1. Represented by 103 ESTs from 62 cDNA libraries. ... Rattus norvegicus splicing factor 1 (Sf1), transcript variant...
...d spermatid injection) is a method of ... gating spermatids or spermatozoa) cannot be identiﬁed for in ... round spermatid cells is one ... norway
rat protein-coding gene Strbp. Represented by 39 ESTs from 28 cDNA libraries. ... Rattus norvegicus spermatid perinuclear RNA binding protein (S...
...s Type-M two color signal displaying the original Crouse-Hinds sequence . Uploaded as a reference for signal collectors who want to r... norway
rat protein-coding gene Ssr3. Represented by 164 ESTs from 65 cDNA libraries. ... Rattus norvegicus signal sequence receptor, gamma, mRNA (cDNA ...
... gene Prim1. Represented by 182 ESTs from 89 cDNA libraries. ... Mus musculus DNA primase , p49 subunit, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:107288 IMAGE: ... norway
rat protein-coding gene Prim1. Represented by 45 ESTs from 26 cDNA libraries. ... Rattus norvegicus DNA primase , p49 subunit, mRNA (cDNA clone M...
... Video - Short horse mating clip mare at the free http://www. mating .tv site. ... Tags:Horse, mating , breeding. Rating: ... Horses mating in norway
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...s, called thymine (T) and cytosine (C) RNA contains: ... RNA also uses the pyrimidine cytosine (C), but instead of thymine, it uses the ... norway
rat protein-coding gene Dnmt1. Represented by 43 ESTs from 29 cDNA libraries. ... Rattus norvegicus ( cytosine -5-)-methyltransferas e (dnmt1) mRNA,...