Frost & Sullivan Award Reinforces Outstanding Product Line Strategy by SIRS-Lab
...agement of sepsis."
SIRS-Lab has further strengthened its ability to penetrate the market through an in-licensing agreement with DxS Limited for scorpions
PCR platform technology. Considering the track record of this technology in the market, the design of SIQNATURE represents a perceptive strategic move...
Delusions Common in Pediatric ICU
...ultant clinical psychologist and head of the pediatrics psychology service at St. George's Hospital in London. "[Children] reported seeing rats, cats, scorpions
on the walls and, in some cases, crawling on the bed, and a couple of children were convinced that their parents had been replaced by imposters."
Scorpion Venom may Help Treat Cancer
... in the treatment of a wide range of cancers .
Scorpions occur naturally in parts of Africa, America, India and the Caribbean. The majority of scorpions
are harmless to human beings although the sting is extremely painful and requires treatment.
Researchers have found that when applied to tum...
Tidbits on Tarantula bites and fiery Pepper sensations!
The tarantula venom and fiery chili pepper targets the same heat sensor on nerve cells. The researchers examined over 22 spiders and scorpions
which cause pain.Venom from tarantula activated the capsaicin receptor a heat sensor on nerve cells.
Scorpions in Medical Technology
Scorpions in Biological News
possess resistance to high temperatures and the ab...muel Raz and colleagues studied the communities of scorpions
in a valley near Mount Carmel in Israel which has ...d nearly 200 specimens of six different species of scorpions
in "Evolution Canyon." While four of the species w...
Origin of claws seen in 390-million-year-old fossil
...w Haven, Conn. A missing link in the evolution of the front claw of living scorpions
and horseshoe crabs was identified with the discovery of a 390 million-year...ed over the origins of the paired grasping appendages found on the heads of scorpions
and horseshoe crabs. The researchers suggest that Schinderhannes gives a ...
Microscopic morphology adds to the scorpion family tree
... most spiders, and whip scorpions, to breathe air. scorpions
were traditionally placed at the base of the phylo...ta has complicated this picture by suggesting that scorpions
move higher on the tree, closer to sun spiders and...ace of the book lung's leaves. While all nonbuthid scorpions
have papillate trabeculae (simple or branched hair...
390-million-year-old scorpion fossil -- biggest bug known
...ased on both body fossils and trace fossils. According to the authors, it is believed that these extinct aquatic creatures are the ancestors of modern scorpions
Tetlie said that geologists are debating the reasons for evolution of these giant arthropods, While some believe they evolved with t...
A rarity among arachnids, whip spiders have a sociable family life
...ve and anti-social, according to a Cornell researcher.
Social behavior is extremely rare in arachnids, a class that includes spiders, amblypygids, scorpions
and mites, among others; only 76 (or less than 0.1 percent) out of the 93,000 known arachnid species have been observed living in social groups. The r...
Scorpions in Biological Technology
Quantitation of Lymphangiogenesis Using the iCycler iQ Real-Time PCR Detection System and Scorpions Detection System, Rev A
Giles Cunnick and Wen Guo Jiang, Metastasis Research Group, University
Department of Surgery, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
Lymphangiogenesis refers to the formation of new lymphatic vessels. This
The Gradient Feature: Use in Optimization of Allelic Discrimination Assays, Rev B
...land et al. 1991), molecular beacon
(Tyagi and Kramer 1996), and scorpions
(Whitcombe et al. 1999) primer/probebased
assays. Most of these ... Amersham Biosciences. Platinum is a trademark of Invitrogen
is a trademark of AstraZeneca UK Ltd. SYBR and
Texas Red are trademarks o...
Brilliant Core Reagent Kits for QPCR and QRT-PCR
TaqMan probes, single-dye primers, and scorpions
probes. 3 Table
1 lists the various ki...ith
different fluorescent chemistries, we used a scorpions
probe to detect and
amplify the 134-bp rpoB gene...probes), molecular beacon, single dye primers, and scorpions
technologies. With the Brilliant QPC...
Scorpions in Biological Definition
...mes delineated are whimsical at best, such as those that determined consanguinity based on color (all plants with yellow flowers) or behavior (snakes, scorpions
and certain biting ants).
In the 18th century Carolus Linnaeus classified organisms according to differences in the form of reproductive appara...