China Medical Technologies Announces the Substantial Completion of an Independent Internal Investigation and Expected Timing of Reporting of Unaudited Financial Results for the Quarter and Fiscal Year ended March 31, 2009 and the Quarter ended June 30, 20
BEIJING, July 30 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies,
Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED ), a leading China-based medical device
company that develops, manufactures and markets advanced in-vitro diagnostic
products today announced the substantial completion of an indepe...
New BioTrends Report Explores Anticipated Treatment Pattern Shifts Expected with the Proposed Bundled Payment Structure Planned for 2011
EXTON, Pa., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends Research Group, Inc. recently released its baseline report assessing awareness of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed dialysis bundled payment plan among Medical Directors and Renal Administrators in dialysis units across...
FDA Warnings on Mercury Tooth Fillings Expected Today: New Regulation Result of Lawsuit Settled Last Year
WASHINGTON, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected
to issue a new regulation today calling for special controls on the placement of mercury tooth fillings. Until now, dentists who used amalgam have not had to disclose the type of materials us...
California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR) Leads the Way in Pioneering Helicopter Modification Which is Expected to Greatly Enhance Safety and Save Lives
California Shock Trauma Air Rescue ( CALSTAR ) has the first helicopter in the world modified to allow for dramatically enhanced abilities and increased safety to make landings while using Instrument Flight Rules (IFR), Joseph Cook, CALSTAR's President and CEO announced today.
More Than 5,000 Expected for Greater Chicago Food Depository's 24th Annual Hunger Walk on Saturday, June 20, at Montrose Harbor
Fundraiser arrives at critical time for pantries, soup kitchens, shelters
CHICAGO, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by the Greater Chicago Food Depository:
(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090619/DC34956 )
With 15 Million Kids Expected to Go Hungry This Summer, Boys & Girls Clubs of America Partners With Morgan Stanley to Launch 'Million Meal Summer' Program
Program to Provide One Million Meals to Boys & Girls Club Members at 200 Sites Nationwide
ATLANTA, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to feed the millions of young people expected
to miss meals or go hungry this summer, Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS ) announced today a partnersh...
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Favrille Announces Data Cutoff for Phase 3 Registration Trial of Specifid; Data Analysis and Unblinding Expected in June
SAN DIEGO, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Favrille, Inc.
(Nasdaq: FVRL ), a biopharmaceutical company developing patient-specific,
active immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, announced today that it
has reached the data cutoff date for the Company's Phase 3 registration
Sanofi Pasteur Submits Supplemental Application for A(H1N1) Pandemic Vaccine to U.S. FDA
...recommendations by the FDA, the company's supplemental application requests the FDA's evaluation of the influenza A(H1N1) 2009 strain change, which is expected
to expedite the licensure process for the pandemic vaccine.
"Filing this application is consistent with our commitment to work collaborativel...
Vectibix(R) in Combination With Chemotherapy Significantly Improved Progression-Free Survival in First-Line Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
...rldwide. In 2007, approximately 1.2 million cases of colorectal cancer were expected
to occur globally. With more than 630,000 deaths worldwide per year, it is ...es, operating margins, capital expenditures, cash, other financial metrics, expected
legal, arbitration, political, regulatory or clinical results or practices,...
Isis Reports Strong Financial Results and Highlights for Second Quarter of 2009
...debt without considering the conversion feature. As a result, Isis is recording its convertible debt at a discount, which Isis is amortizing over the expected
life of the debt as additional non-cash interest expense. FSP 14-1 required retrospective application to all periods presented. Accordingly, the amo...
Debiopharm Group and Mercury Therapeutics, Inc. Sign an Exclusive License Agreement for the Development and Commercialisation of Debio 0930
payments during the development of the compound and a royalty based on net
sales of commercialised product. First entry into man is expected
"We are very enthusiastic about our collaboration with an experienced
innovative biotech company like Mercury. Diabetes is a major ca...
Amgen Announces Positive Top-Line Results for Denosumab in Trial for Delay of Skeletal Related Events in Bone Metastases Patients Compared to Zometa(R)
...t could be deemed forward-looking statements, including estimates of revenues, operating margins, capital expenditures, cash, other financial metrics, expected
legal, arbitration, political, regulatory or clinical results or practices, customer and prescriber patterns or practices, reimbursement activities an...
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CELL-DYN 1700 - Recertified
Description:...ay's changing laboratory environment. Ease of use, low maintenance, closed-tube sampling, small sample requirements, and high reliability are features expected
in the modern hematology lab. New challenges have made fast access to results, sophisticated data management, and simplification of data interpretatio...
Company:Summit Lab Sales
Description:... Bactron IV is designed for high volume, yet requires far less bench space than expected
for its capacity and performance features....
Company:Sheldon Mfg. Inc.
Liquid Lipid Control
Description:...ude K-ASSAY Liquid Lipid Control with patient serum specimens when assaying for any of the listed constituents. The user can compare observations with expected
ranges as a means of assuring consistent performance of reagent and instrument....
Company:Kamiya Biomedical Company
Description:... Axiovert 40 inverted microscope technology that offers you much more than you have ever expected
from a microscope in this category. You will be impressed by the outstanding quality, and functionality. Axiovert 40 has been designed to make lab wor...
Company:Carl Zeiss MicroImaging, Inc.
Bowmans membrane leaving a pristine
optical zone for laser ablation.
Epi-Lasik preserves the structural integrity
of the stroma and is expected
discomfort, shorten the length of visual
recovery, and reduce the incidence of haze
associated with other surface ablation
Description:... to most clinical chemistry analyzers. The Wako CRP-HS assay has excellent performance in terms of precision, linearity, correlation, and sensitivity. expected
values are up to 0.50 mg/dL for adults and up to 1.0 mg/dL for new born babies up to 3 days old....
Company:Wako Chemicals USA, Inc.
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Artificial induction of immunity
... preparation and then inoculating the patient with it. The patient, who was expected
to die, lived, and thus was the first person successfully vaccinated agains...o be caused by a virus . The microscopes of the time could reasonably be expected
to show bacteria, but imaging of viruses had to wait until the development ...
... between different treatments for localized prostate cancer (a tumor that is contained within the prostate). The choice is a trade-off between the expected
beneficial and harmful effects in terms of patient survival and quality of life.
Symptoms specifically related to prostate cancer treatment, include...
expected in Medical Dictionary
...uscle weakness , also known as muscle fatigue, is a direct term for the inability to exert force with one's muscles to the degree that would be expected
given the individual's general physical fitness. A test of strength is often used during a diagnosis of a muscular... WEAKNESS ; Myopathy, ...
... transplant recipient. This is explained by the concept that the immune system of the recipient attacks the transplanted organ or tissue. This is expected
to happen,... Transplant rejection is when a transplant recipient's immune system attacks a ... Suppressing the immune response can trea...
...y civilizations burnt incense during religious rituals, which was later adopted... More about Smoking : Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment expected
results Alternative treatment Prevention Resources Smoking Definition Smoking is Almost everyone knows that smoking causes disease, that i...
...se of severe diarrhea in ... Large amounts of rotavirus are shed in the ... Prior to the licensure of the rotavirus vaccine, rotavi ... were expected
to develop rotavirus gastroenteritis, ... Rotavirus is easily spread by hand-to-mouth contact with stool from an infected person. Most child...
... done only ... Ptosis crutches are available. ... Most cases of ptosis are associated with aging and there is no disease involved. ... The expected
outcome depends on the cause of the ptosis . ... Ptosis (pronounced toe' sis), or drooping of the upper eyelid, may occur for several reasons s...
...er passed down through families (inherited) or ... Protein C is a Vitamin K-dependent protease that functions as an anticoagulant ... This was expected
given the role of Protein C in inhibiting factors Va and VIIIa. ... Activated Protein C is a serine protease which functions to inactivate...
expected in Biological News
New UC analysis shows alarming increase in expected growth of China's carbon dioxide emissions
The growth in China's carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions is far outpacing previous estimates, making the goal of stabilizing atmospheric greenhouse gases much more difficult, according to a new analysis by economists at the University of California, Berkeley, and UC San Diego.
Previous estimates, i...
Alarming growth in expected CO2 emissions in China, finds UC analysis
Berkeley - The growth in China's carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions is far outpacing previous estimates, making the goal of stabilizing atmospheric greenhouse gases even more difficult, according to a new analysis by economists at the University of California, Berkeley, and UC San Diego.
Gene regulation in humans is closer than expected to simple organisms
Gene networks are some of the most basic features of a living organism. An external or internal stimulus activates some genes, which in turn control others genes whose activity turns on or off various biological processes (such as the cell cycle, energy production, DNA repair, cellular suicide etc...
In the turf war against seaweed, coral reefs more resilient than expected
There's little doubt that coral reefs the world over face threats on many fronts: pollution, diseases, destructive fishing practices and warming oceans. But reefs appear to be more resistant to one potential menace seaweed than previously thought, according to new research by a team of marine sc...
New wheat disease could spread faster than expected
CORVALLIS, Ore. Both plant and human diseases that can travel with the wind have the potential to spread far more rapidly than has been understood, according to a new study, in findings that pose serious concerns not only for some human diseases but also a new fungus that threatens global wheat p...
'Perfect pitch' in humans far more prevalent than expected
Researchers at the University of Rochester's Eastman School of Music and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences have developed a unique test for perfect pitch, and have found surprising results.
Their research shows that perfect pitchthe ability to recognize and remember a tone without a ref...
expected in Biological Technology
Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq:SIAL) Reports Q2 2009 Diluted EPS of $0.68; YTD Diluted EPS up 1.5% to $1.36. Full Year 2009 Guidance Reaffirmed, With 2009 Diluted EPS Expected to Exceed 2008's $2.65.
ST. LOUIS, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL ), a leading Life Science and High Technology company, reported second quarter 2009 diluted EPS of $0.68 compared to $0.70 in the second quarter of 2008. For the six months ended June 30, 2009, reporte...
Encorium Group Updates Expected Timeframe with Respect to the Sale of its U.S. Business
WAYNE, Pa., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Encorium Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENCO ) , a full service multinational contract research organization (CRO) that provides design, development, and management capabilities for clinical trials and patient registries to many of the world's leading pharmace...
Transplant Program Tops in Expected One-Year Survival Rate
SEATTLE, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's
stem-cell transplant program at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) was
one of only two transplant programs nationwide that consistently outperformed
one-year survival rate for unrelated donor transplant...
New research expected to improve laser devices and make photovoltaics more efficient
University of Chicago scientists have induced electrons in the nanocrystals of semiconductors to cool more slowly by forcing them into a smaller volume. This has the potential to improve satellite communications and the generation of solar power.
"Slowing down the cooling of these electronsin th...
Stallergenes: Launch of a Phase III Clinical Trial in Adults for Oralair(R) Grasses in the United States Operating Income Expected to Remain Stable in 2009
ANTONY, France, October 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stallergenes has
just obtained authorization (IND(1)) from the FDA for immediately launching
a phase III clinical trial in the United States with Oralair(R) Grasses in
the treatment of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis to grass pollens in adults....
CoreValve Successfully Treats the First Pacific Rim Patients with Its ReValving System for Percutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement : Australia/New Zealand Regulatory-Cleared Evaluation Registry is Expected to Lead to Market Clearance for These Countries
CoreValve ( www.corevalve.com ) announced today that an Australia/New Zealand-focused clinical evaluation of its proprietary percutaneous ReValving System, which features a porcine pericardium valve mounted in a self-expanding frame, was initiated last week.
expected in Biological Products
Rabbit Anti-Human Rab3A Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from Assay Designs/Stressgen Bioreagents
Description:... This antibody detects an ~25 kDa band, corresponding to the expected
molecular mass of Rab3A, on immunoblots. The antibody specificity is confirmed in peptide inhibition immunoblotting studies....
Company:Assay Designs/Stressgen Bioreagents
Anti-Sodium Channel, NaB2 (B2 subunit of Voltate-Gated Na+ Channel, Scn2b) Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from CHEMICON
Description:... Recognizes Nabeta2. The epitope specific for Nabeta2 is not present in any other known proteins.
SPECIES REACTIVITIES: It is expected
to work on human because the immunogen sequence is highly conserved (17/19 residues). Reactivity with other species has not yet been tested....
Bacterial system service from Abgent
Description:...vector. Tagged protein will be expressed in small scale for testing yield and solubility and then in 1L culture for large scale affinity purification. expected
yield and timeline: 2-5 mg/L in 4 weeks....
Custom Protein Cloning & Expression Services (Insect) from Proteome Resources
Description:... 1+ mg expected
yield of purified protein, expressed in insect cells - excludes cDNA...
Anti-Potassium Channel, Inward Rectifier Kir4.1 Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from CHEMICON
Description:... Recognizes Kir4.1. The epitope does not share homology with any other known proteins.
SPECIES REACTIVITIES: The antibody is also expected
to work with mouse and human due to sequence homology. Other species have not been tested....
Baculovirus system service from Abgent
Description:...ification of ten clones, generation of 0.5L high-titer virus stock for one clone, protein expression and tag purification from 1L insect cell culture. expected
yield and timeline: 1-4 mg of protein/8 weeks....
expected in Biological Definition
...of another in each somatic cell) and 4% will be homozygous (carrying two copies of the allele). So all together 36% of diploid individuals would be expected
to carry an allele that has a frequency of 20%. However, alleles distribute randomly only in the absence of selection and under other assumptions. ...
... conserve the biodiversity , develop resources for sustainability and share the benefits resulting from their use. Under these new rules, it is expected
that bioprospecting or collection of natural products has to be allowed by the biodiversity-rich country, in exchange for a share of the benefits...
Full blood count
...me of the red cells, measured in femtolitres . Anemia is classified as microcytic or macrocytic based on whether this value is above or below the expected
normal range. Other conditions that can affect MCV include thalassemia and reticulocytosis .
Mean cell hemoglobin (MCH) - the average amount o...
...ic of the form
where the word "expected" often does not denote an expected
value , but an observable estimate of an expected
... not perfectly aligned an unequal crossover may occur, an unequal crossover can create duplicate genes.
Any pair of homologous chromosomes may be expected
to cross over three or four times during meiosis. This aids evolution by increasing independent assortment, and reducing the genetic linkage betw...
...rs throughout the world, but is more common (especially type 2) in the more developed countries. The greatest increase in prevalence rate is, however, expected
to occur in Asia and Africa, where most of the diabetic patients will be seen by 2025. The increase in incidence of diabetes in the developing countri...
expected in Biological Dictionary
...interaction ... See "Host Immunity Escalates the Evolution of Parasite Virulence " , e251. ... Different directions of virulence evolution are expected
depending on the ... Optimal virulence is a concept relating to the ecology of hosts and parasites. ... has explored the relationship between ...
... ... is kind of structural change can be achieved largely by adopting ... ... changes . ... structural change is less than might have been expected
or desired. For ... governs the pace of structural change in general, and the evolution ... structural change , an important feature of Ne...
...UGA (AUG plus UGA), is also ... The first AUG in ORF2 is used as a start codon . ... ... region included the start codon , deviating from the expected
location for the SD ... sequences downstream from start codons , we could explore mRNAs ... The second type of overlapping stop- start codon...
... the gene is needed for a person to be affected by an autosomal dominant disorder . ... ... of a patient with a single gene disorder are expected
to be normal, 46, ... A genetic disorder is caused by a change in a single gene , or genetic message, ... Huntington's disease is a single ...
...ed that ribosomes were once independent life forms, ... The prevailing notion was that ribosomes come in two forms, the smaller, 70S ... It was expected
that organellar ribosomes would be 70S particles (reminiscent of ... Explanation of how the information encoded in mRNA is translated into a poly...
...of ... The rhodopsin crystal structure provides a structural basis for understanding ... The major structural motifs observed for rhodopsin are expected
to carry over to ... The visual pigment rhodopsin was originally extracted from bovine retina using ... Regeneration of bleached rhodopsin ...