Black Activist Speaks Out Against Race Preferences in Health Care Bill
...ndividuals who are from underrepresented minority groups or disadvantaged backgrounds" (907-909).
Nedd added: "By making racial preferences a shortcut
to federal funding, schools will reduce their quest for the best and turn it into a hunt for the right racial numbers. This, in the long run, will hu...
Q-Based Healthcare Warns: Hand Sanitizers Increase Risk of Swine Flu Exposure
...the virus. You are more at risk from constant use of alcohol-based hand products because opening fissures in the skin of your hands actually creates a shortcut
for harmful pathogens to enter your bloodstream. Now germs simply enter directly in through your hands, no need to touch your eyes or mouth to transmi...
Broccoli May Ward Off Serious Stomach Ailments
Just two or three ounces a day of cooked broccoli would have a protective effect, he said.
Zeisel added that people who try the pill-taking shortcut
might well lose any benefit.
"It's probably a combination of ingredients in the plant that is responsible," he said. "When you try to extract them ...
NeuroFocus Launches NGame; New Suite of Neuromarketing Products and Services for the Videogame Industry Elite
...t levels. The process covers the full range of game development, from concept to release to sequels.
NGame enables developers to:
shrink margins of error
reduce revision times
amp player enjoyment
Follow-Up Tests of Leading Personal Care and Household Cleaning Brands Reveal Improvements in Levels of Carcinogenic 1,4-dioxane
... it in "natural" or "organic" branded personal care products. The contaminant 1,4-dioxane is a byproduct of the ethoxylation process, which is a cheap shortcut
companies often use to provide mildness to harsh cleaning ingredients. 1,4-dioxane is also a suspected kidney toxicant, neurotoxicant, and respiratory...
Follow-Up Tests of Leading Personal Care and Household Cleaning Brands Reveal Significant Improvements in Levels of Carcinogenic 1,4-dioxane
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Ethoxylation, a cheap shortcut
companies use to provide mildness to harsh cleaning ingredients, requires the use of the cancer-causing petrochemical ethylene oxide, which generates ...
Muscling in on type 2 diabetes
...controls myostatin results in doublemuscling in cattle, dogs and even humans. Many in the body building community believe that blocking myostatin is a shortcut
to the Arnold Schwarzenegger body.
The flipside is that producing too much myostatin has been linked with muscle wasting conditions such as HIV-AID...
Researchers crack the code of the common cold
...g a cold season. That work is underway now."
The researchers also found that the human rhinovirus skips a step when it makes its protein product, a shortcut
that probably speeds up its ability to make a person feel sick soon after infection. "This is a new insight," says co-investigator Claire M. Fraser-Li...
Thinking Systems Corporation Announces Integration of Its ThinkingPACS(TM) for Molecular Imaging Into Fujifilm's Synapse(R) PACS
...orkflow is enhanced from the ability to launch the Thinking Systems'
clinical application suite directly from Synapse through either dropdown
menus or shortcut
Wang said, "Thinking Systems will showcase its entire line of flagship
products -- including this integration -- in Booth 7121 in Hall A, Nor...
Superfast Lightweight Free PDF Reader is Launched by Drumlin Security
...d the zip file, extract the contents to a convenient directory (e.g. c:program filesdrumlinlite) and run the drumlinlite.exe program. You can create a shortcut
and drag this to your desktop for a quick link to the program. If you want to make DrumlinLite your default PDF reader then simply right click on any ...
ShortCut in Medical Products
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Features:... alphabetical common diagnoses listings abbreviation and shortcut
index search for text browse by category and subcategory ...
Clinic Pro Medical Software
Features:...e appointment scheduling for repeat visits; room scheduler; sequential appointment scheduling
Point-and-click transaction entry with tag and repeat shortcut
Auto Apply of patient payments which keeps accounts receivable updated
Line item accounting for insurance payments and transfer to secondary car...
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ShortCut in Biological News
Using the genomic shortcut to predict bacterial behavior
Turning plants such as corn, soybeans and sunflowers into fuel uses much more energy than the resulting ethanol or biodiesel generates, according to a new Cornell University and University of California-Berkeley study.
"There is just no energy benefit to using plant biomass for liquid fuel," say...
'Shortcuts' of the mind lead to miscalculations of weight and caloric intake, says Penn study
... said Andrew Geier, lead author in the Department of Psychology in Penn's School of Arts and Sciences. "In these atypical instances, however, it's the shortcut
that hurts us."
The researchers believe that the negative artifacts of the evolved mind may be directly connected with America's obesity epidemic. ...
New blood test for Down syndrome
...storm: Where other researchers were developing various ways of amplify the fetal DNA signal to distinguish it from maternal DNA, Quake proposed a bold shortcut
skipping that step entirely. After all, he observed, the point of screening was to spot extra chromosomes in the woman's blood sample. Whether the DN...
Weill Cornell science briefs June/July 2008
...gs to control the infection.
For more information: Please contact Arline Loh at 646-962-4731 or email her at email@example.com .
for Communication Between Brain Cells
Understanding How Neurons Communicate May Help Treat Brain Disorders
For the first time, Weill Cornell sci...
Two NIH initiatives launch intensive efforts to find roots of common diseases
...pulation. Scanning the genomes of large numbers of patients for such a large number of variants would be prohibitively expensive. Fortunately, a major shortcut
has been discovered that reduces the workload about 30-fold. The International HapMap Project, led by the NIH and completed in October 2005, demonstra...
Lateral thinking produces first map of gene transmission
...what was missing was a good, hard, rigorous look at it," Professor Ragan said.
"Previous studies have either been small scale, or used statistical shortcut
The study is believed to be the largest biologically inspired computation carried out in Australia, with over 500, 000 hours of computin...
Bumblebees copy one another when contending with unfamiliar flowers
...y why bumblebees visit flowers that other bees are foraging on, but it could be that bees learn that the presence of another bee provides an efficient shortcut
to success. These findings provide an intriguing new contribution to the ever-growing stack of evidence suggesting that insect foraging behavior is su...
ShortCut in Biological Technology
An Overnight Business Success Takes 20 Years
...ere we all want to get rich quick. This is the part where we look for every shortcut
there is to avoid putting in the required time or effort to get there.
...eas. We want to somehow leverage Lady Luck and strike it rich by taking any shortcut
we can find.
Sometimes, as we have seen with Enron and Tyco, this leads...
Living in the Unreal World: A Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs
...ance, can project a silent, unintentional warning signal to employees, partners, and downstream financiers.
Making the transition
There is no shortcut
from the classroom or the consultants chair into effective tech start-up business management. Only tech entrepreneurs from the trenches can provide th...
ShortCut in Biological Products
ShortCut RNase III from New England Biolabs
RNase III, used with its manganese-containing reaction buffer, converts lon...siRNA) suitable for RNA interference in mammalian cells. 1.3 units (1 l) of shortcut
RNase III is sufficient to convert 1 g of dsRNA into siRNA suitable for RNA...
Company:New England Biolabs