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How late is too late to break bad habits?

Research linking bad habits such as smoking and the direct impact on a senior's health will be presented during the American Geriatrics Society's Annual Meeting April 29 - May 3 in Chicago, IL. The study followed more than 2,000 seniors who were current smokers, past smokers and had never smoked....

Cognitive decline begins in late 20s, study suggests

A new study indicates that some aspects of peoples' cognitive skills such as the ability to make rapid comparisons, remember unrelated information and detect relationships peak at about the age of 22, and then begin a slow decline starting around age 27. "This research suggests that some aspe...

Chiltern Appoints Jane Turner as Late Phase Director for Europe

LONDON, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiltern a leading global clinical research organization announced today that it has appointed Ms. Jane Turner to the post of Director, Late Phase, Europe. Ms. Turner brings over 24 years of experience to her new position in Chiltern's global Late Phase Organ...

Video: Late Winter/Early Spring is Meningitis Peak Season: Is Your Preteen or Teen at Risk?

National Meningitis Association Urges Parents to Protect Their Preteens and Teens through Vaccination MARIETTA, Ga., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- What began for Gerald Pe as a pleasant day at the beach quickly turned into a fight for his life and resulted in him losing portions of his feet and suf...

Kidney Disease in Blacks Undetected Until Late Stages

Awareness needs to improve among doctors, study suggests FRIDAY, Jan. 23 (HealthDay News) -- Kidney disease in black Americans often goes undetected until the latest stages, according to new research. In a study that included more than 3,400 black Americans who were interviewed and ...

Accuray Receives Nasdaq Notification Related to the Late Filing of Form 10-Q

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY ), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today that on November 14, 2008, the Company received a notice from the Nasdaq Stock Market stating that it is not in compliance with the Nasdaq Mark...

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Paratek Reports Positive Phase 2 Clinical Data on its New Antibiotic PTK 0796 in Late Breaker Presentation at the 48th Annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

BOSTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced positive Phase 2 data for the Company's lead antibiotic, PTK 0796, a first-in-class aminomethylcycline (AMC). The Phase 2 study compared safety and efficacy of oral and intravenous (IV) forms of PTK 0796 to Zyvox(R) ...

Paratek to Present Clinical Data in Late Breaker Presentation at the 48th Annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

BOSTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the Company's lead product, amadacycline, formerly PTK 0796, a first-in-class aminomethylcycline, will be the subject of a Late Breaker poster presentation at the 48th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents ...

Intercell AG to Acquire Iomai Corporation to Expand Late Stage Product Pipeline and Strengthen Leadership in Vaccine Innovation

- Intercell AG ('Intercell') to acquire Iomai Corporation ('Iomai') in a fully recommended share/cash transaction for USD 6.60 per share of Iomai's common stock representing a fully diluted equity value of Iomai of approximately USD 189 million (EUR 122 million). Acquisition to be accompli...

PAREXEL Expands Late Phase Clinical Research Services and Appoints Leading Pharmacoepidemiology Expert Victor Kiri

BOSTON, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL ), a leading global bio/pharmaceutical services organization, has appointed Dr. Victor Kiri, formerly with GlaxoSmithKline, as Director of Pharmacoepidemiology within the Company's Clinical Research Serv...

ECLIPSE Data on Effects of Otsuka's Investigational Novel Treatment, Tolvaptan, on Advanced Heart Failure Patients' Hemodynamics and Urine Output Featured in Heart Failure Society of America's Late Breaking Trials

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A single dose of Otsuka's investigational oral medication tolvaptan, a vasopressin receptor antagonist, resulted in favorable changes in hemodynamics associated with a significant increase in urine output in patients with advanced heart failure (ADHF) ...

Chemokine Therapeutics Announces Preliminary Results of CTCE-9908 Phase Ib/II Clinical Trial in Late Stage Cancer Patients

TSX: CTI OTCBB: CHKT VANCOUVER, March 12, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Chemokine Therapeutics Corp. ("Chemokine Therapeutics" or the "Company") , a biotechnology company developing chemokine-based therapies to treat cancer, blood disorders, and vascular disease today announced positive preliminar...

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Late in Medical Products

Touchscreen EHR - Electronic Health Record

Description:... Clinic Pro Software developed a touchscreen EHR and is scheduled for release in late spring. While a user can choose to use a mouse, the touchscreen allows the practitioner to maintain eye contact while recording encounter results. If ...
Company:ClinicPro Medical Software

Inhibin B ELISA Test

Description:...m [1]. At the onset of menstruation during the early follicular phase, very low levels of inhibin A are found [2]. Levels increase dramatically in the late follicular phase and maximize in the mid-luteal phase [2]. During pregnancy, inhibin A levels in maternal serum are considerably higher. Maternal seru...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Inhibin A ELISA Test

Description:...m [1]. At the onset of menstruation during the early follicular phase, very low levels of inhibin A are found [2]. Levels increase dramatically in the late follicular phase and maximize in the mid-luteal phase [2]. During pregnancy, inhibin A levels in maternal serum are considerably higher. Maternal seru...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

TSH ELISA Test

Description:...ecline over several hours [3]. Postnatal secretion of TSH is relatively age- and sex-independent and occurs in a circadian pattern with a nadir in the late afternoon and a peak at approximately midnight. Measurement of serum TSH levels have been used in the diagnostic evaluation and therapeutic monitoring...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

TSH IRMA Test

Description:...ecline over several hours [3]. Postnatal secretion of TSH is relatively age- and sex-independent and occurs in a circadian pattern with a nadir in the late afternoon and a peak at approximately midnight. Measurement of serum TSH levels have been used in the diagnostic evaluation and therapeutic monitoring...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

FSH ELISA Test

Description:...ptors on ovarian granulosa cells and testicular Sertoli cells. In women, FSH is responsible for the growth and maturation of ovarian follicles. In the late follicular phase of the menstrual cycle, increased levels of estrogen secreted by the mature follicle exert positive feedback on the hypothalamus and ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

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Abtissue pathology

...ms: Early Stage: Twitching Restlessness/Insomnia Middle Stage: Twitching Restlessness/Insomnia Prone to cold/flu/disease late Stage: Constant Restlessness Severe Insomnia Full-Body Spasms Hyperventilating ...

Forehead lift

...n most cases, the procedure provides the smoother appearance which many patients want to help look younger and more refreshed and rested [2] In the late 1950s, and 60s some surgeons achieved the younger appearance on the forehead by scoring or removing some of the small forehead muscles -- most notably...

Pathology

...e, De Sedibus was one of the first treatises specifically devoted to the corrolation of diseased anatomy with clinical illness. [2] [3] By the late 1800's, an exhaustive body of literature had been produced on the gross anatomical findings characteristic of known diseases. The extent of gross path...

Medicine

...ally, and separately, in ancient Egypt , India , China , Greece , Persia and elsewhere. Medicine as it is practiced now developed largely in the late eighteenth century and early nineteenth century in England ( William Harvey , seventeenth century), Germany ( Rudolf Virchow ) and France ( Jean...

Personalized medicine

... to that patient at the time of administration. The benefits of this approach are in its accuracy, efficacy, safety and speed. The term emerged in the late 1990s with progress in the Human Genome Project . Research findings over the past decade, or so, in biomedical research have unfolded a series of new...

Ramón Carrillo

...The large skeletons for several hospitals that he left behind without completion never became finished, and were demolished during this period even as late as 2004. In 2005 his brother Arturo Carrillo , still in hardship and without any official funding, completed a book expounding the magnitude of his ac...
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Whitehead

...ifestyle destination. The Whitehead Research Project website is dedicated to the research of, and ... Explorations in Alfred North Whitehead's late Thought. ... Self: "Independent Lens: Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (#8.22) ... Discuss this person with other users on IMDb message board ...

Vitreous humor

...ns and other vertebrates. It is often referred to as the vitreous body or simply... Vitreous Humor were an independent emo band, formed in the late 1980s by Danny Pound, Brad Allen, and Dan Benson. Originally a quartet, the band had a revolving door of bassists until in 1993, Allen opted to play t...

Vesicle

...rg /wiki/ vesicle " ... ... is found on Glut4-containing vesicles , is activated by insulin signaling, and ... that the step regulated by PA is late in the process of vesicle fusion. ... The five COPII coat components coordinate to create a vesicle by locally ... the coat to disassemble, con...

TSH

...tary gland and tells the thyroid gland to make and ... Anyone with a TSH value above this level should be ... TSH deficiency ... As of late 2006, the nation's endocrinologists are still divided regarding the TSH reference range, a controversy that has implications for thyroid patients. O...

Tick bites

...stics. Tick Bites , SVCMC; New York NY Bayley Seton, Staten Island, Mary Immaculate, ... Tick bites occur most often during early spring to late summer and in areas ... A complete explanation of Tick Bite including risks, what to expect and when to call the doctor ... Although most tic...

Testosterone

...erm production. ... In males, the testes produce most of the circulating testosterone . ... Testosterone levels are used to assess: Early or late puberty in boys ... A testosterone blood test may be done if a boy appears to be entering puberty ... Parents>Doctors & Hospitals&g...

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Late in Biological News

Arctic climate under greenhouse conditions in the Late Cretaceous

New evidence for ice-free summers with intermittent winter sea ice in the Arctic Ocean during the Late Cretaceous a period of greenhouse conditions - gives a glimpse of how the Arctic is likely to respond to future global warming. Records of past environmental change in the Arctic should help ...

Modest CO2 cutbacks may be too little, too late for coral reefs

Stanford, CAHow much carbon dioxide is too much? According to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) greenhouse gases in the atmosphere need to be stabilized at levels low enough to "prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system." But scientists have ...

55th anniversary of Nobel honoring double helix continues to overlook the late Rosalind Franklin

May 7, 2008, New Rochelle, NY -- As the Nobel Foundation recognizes the 55th anniversary of the discovery of the structure of DNA, the newly formed Rosalind Franklin Society celebrates the contribution of the late Rosalind Franklin, whose crystallographic data made this breakthrough possible. ...

Forests could benefit when fall color comes late

Do those fall colors seem to show up later and laterif at all? Scientists say we can blame increasing amounts of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere for prolonging the growing season of the trees. And that may actually be good news for forestry industries. Writing in the current issue of the jour...

It's never too late to get it back! Aging interrupted

Much research has shown that reduced calorie intake can increase health and longevity. Professor Stephen Spindler (University of California) and his collaborators* have discovered that reducing calorie intake later in life can still induce many of the health and longevity benefits of life-long calo...

Study challenges myth that sex late in pregnancy hastens birth

A new study debunks the widely held belief that engaging in sexual intercourse during the final weeks of pregnancy can hasten labor and delivery. In fact, just the opposite was true in 93 women studied at Ohio State University Medical Center. Women who were sexually active in the final three week...

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Late in Biological Technology

Pharmalink AB Strengthens its Board of Directors and Signals a Strategic Step Towards Late Phase Product Development

STOCKHOLM, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmalink AB today announced that it has strengthened its Board of Directors as the company's portfolio continues to move towards late stage product development and commercialization. Two highly experienced pharmaceutical and biotechnology advisors, Anders ...

Jerome Wilson Joins PRA International's Late Phase Service Group

Dr. Jerome Wilson to serve as Lead Epidemiologist RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- PRA International, a leading Clinical Research Organization, announced today the appointment of Dr. Jerome Wilson as Senior Medical Director of Late Phase Services. As the Lead Epidemiologist, D...

Journalist warns against late arrival to the tech party

With the age of the network economy upon us, media companies do not have the luxury of being late technology adopters, according to the president of the Society of Professional Journalists. Speaking Wednesday on the future of interactive media before the Milwaukee Press Club, David Carlson said...

Protect your intellectual property before it's too late

Be it product or process, having the next big thing is not enough. Whether you're an 800-pound gorilla in the marketplace, a mid-sized firm occupying several hard-won niches, or a high-energy start-up, protecting your innovations is critical to your success, says Tom Miller, an intellectual prop...

SCOLR Pharma, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...g plan, we anticipate that our existing cash and cash equivalents, together with expected royalties from third parties, will fund our operations until late 2009, assuming we do not trigger additional obligations, including contractual severance or lease obligations and unless unforeseen events arise that ...

NeurogesX Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

...submission of additional information to the FDA in late July, including the study report for Study C123, w...to commence significant activities in this program late this year or early next year. While we are comfort... Data from Study C123 were submitted to the FDA in late July 2009. The Company will collaborate wit...

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Late in Biological Products

Anti-Sheep/Goat Sac-Cel - Solid-phase Separation System from IDS Ltd

Description:... Sac-Cel (Second Antibody Coated CELlulose) was developed in the late 1960s by Wellcome Diagnostics of Dartford, Kent, one of the earliest commercial pioneers of immunoassay in the world. IDS acquired the product range i...
Company:IDS Ltd

pAcAB4 Baculovirus Transfer Vector from BD Biosciences Pharmingen

Description:...romoter and BamH I cloning site downstream of the first p10 promoter. This vector allows simultaneous expression of four foreign genes during the very late phase of the Baculovirus infection cycle. This transfer vector is best used in conjunction with BaculoGold DNA (Cat. No. 21100D) or linearized AcRP23....
Company:BD Biosciences Pharmingen

TNM-FH Insect Medium (Modified Grace's Medium) from Sigma-Aldrich

Description:... A number of modifications of Grace's medium were developed in several laboratories in the late 1960's and 1970's. Many of these modifications were developed by Dr. W.F. Hink for the growth of cells derived from the cabbage looper,Tricoplusia ni....
Company:Sigma-Aldrich

Drosophila S2 Cells (Schneider's Drosophila Medium) from Invitrogen

Description:...ells are used for heterologous protein expression in the Drosophila Expression System (DES). The S2 cell line was derived from a primary culture of late stage (20-24 hours old) Drosophila melanogaster embryos (1). This versatile cell line grows rapidly at room temperature without CO2 and is easily a...
Company:Invitrogen

pTriEx™-4 DNA from Novagen

Description:... the generation of recombinant baculoviruses using the BacVector™ System. In baculovirus-infected insect cells, expression is driven by the very late p10 promoter. Expression in E. coli is regulated by the tightly controlled T7 lac promoter. Expression can be induced in hosts such as NovaBlue by ...
Company:Novagen

ES Cell Characterization Kit from CHEMICON

Description:... human ES and embryonic carcinoma (EC) cells. SSEA-1, a carbohydrate antigen, is a fucosylated derivative of type 2 polylactosamine and appears during late cleavage stages of mouse embryos. It is strongly expressed by undifferentiated, murine ES cells [Solter and Knowles, 1978; Gooi, 1981]. Upon differe...
Company:CHEMICON

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Late in Biological Definition

Amino acid

...whole. It is used by many proteins as a regulatory mechanism, changing the conformation and behavior of the polypeptide in acidic regions such as the late endosome or lysosome . I Ile Isoleucine hydrophobic 131.17 6.05 2.32 9.76 K Lys Lysine bas...

Antibiotic resistance

...other superbug found in hospitals: penicillin resistance was seen in 1983, vancomycin resistance (VRE) in 1987 and linezolid resistance (LRE) in the late 1990s. Penicillin-resistant pneumonia (or pneumococcus, caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae ) was first detected in 1967, as was penicillin-resist...

Apoptosis

...ghlights in apoptosis research Early research, and the "worm people" at Cambridge Sydney Brenner 's studies on animal development began in the late 1950s in what was to become the Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB) in Cambridge, UK. It was at this lab that during the 1970s and 80s, a team le...

Artificial life

... systems. Computer scientist Christopher Langton coined the term in the late 1980s when he held the first "International Conference on the Synthesis a...ixon Symposium , hosted by Linus Pauling in Pasadena, California in the late 1940s , Von Neumann delivered a lecture titled "The General and Logical Th...

Axon

...vels simultaneously to signal more than one other cell. History Some of the first intracellular recordings in a nervous system were made in the late 1930's by K. Cole and H. Curtis. Alan Hodgkin and Andrew Huxley also employed the squid axon (1939) and by 1952 they had obtained a full quantitative ...

Cancer

...lignant diseases such as heart failure and stroke . Nonetheless, in the late 1990's cancer overtook heart disease as the leading cause of death in the U...adually. Inhibitors of tyrosine kinases ( imatinib and gefitinib ) in the late 1990 were considered a major breakthrough; these interfere specifically wit...
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VLSI

...be held at the Rihga Royal ... Company Perspectives: Customer satisfaction is fundamental to our business. ... VLSI Technology was started in the late 1970s by Douglas Fairbairn, Jack ... VLSI abbr. very-large-scale integration ... The microprocessor is a VLSI device. ... Lectures on Design ...

Ventral

.... Health " Conditions & Treatments " Medical Conditions " Reducible Ventral Hernia ... A discussion of dealing with ventral ruptures in the late term mare. ... In practice, ventral herniation, rupture of the rectus abdominus muscle and ... Get the Skechers Tantric and other Skechers shoe...

Vacuole

...erent functions from each other. Vacuoles have a diverse array ... GO:0005773 : vacuole [1444 gene products] ... SORTING OF PROTEINS FROM THE late GOLGI TO THE VACUOLE ... Delivery of proteins to the vacuole of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae ... ... vacuole is a round, fluid-filled...

Transposon

...a cut-and ... The SB transposon is a powerful tool for insertional mutagenesis in many ... The existence of transposons was postulated in the late 1940s by Barbara ... [4] The transposon codes for antibiotic resistance to kanamycin and other ... FlyBase: a database for drosophila geneti...

Transformation

... ... Additional insights into transformation are offered by several Beyond ... I have been using the phrase "conflict transformation " since the late 1980s. ... Transformation (or Transform if you failed English class) is the process by ... In most continuities, transformation is not a tra...

Tracheophytes

...ns and seed-bearing ... Vascular plants (also known as tracheophytes or higher plants) are those plants ... Embryophyte Land plants Fossil range: late Silurian–Recent [ 1 ] [ 2 ] (Spores from Ordovician) PreЄ Є ... plants ( tracheophytes ) †Rhyniophyta—rhyniophytes ... The earliest fossil trach...

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