Elder Abuse, Neglect Make Early Death Far More Likely
...t of money when they never did before or things are suddenly missing from their home, they could be in trouble.
"The tragedies of elder abuse are a reflection
on all of us," Don said. "It can be a difficult topic to talk about, but this study demonstrated the adverse health outcomes that can result."
Rochester Medical Reports Third Quarter Results
... Branded Sales are up 15% overall on a constant currency basis. Branded sales in the rest of the world were down 16%, and we believe that is simply a reflection
of order timing from certain International distributors. I would also note that the 42% increase in Private Label Sales reflects a significant upward...
ULURU Inc. to Present Altrazeal(TM) Clinical Evidence at the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Annual Scientific Meeting in Toronto, Canada
...g will be presented on posters during the meeting.
Renaat Van den Hooff, President and CEO of ULURU Inc., commented, "These presentations are a reflection
of our ongoing commitment to publish clinical evidence relating to Altrazeal(TM) across all wound types and are an integral part of our 2009 business ...
BODY WORLDS Anatomical Exhibitions of Donor Bodies Receives 28 Millionth Visitor.
...y and importance of the body and makes people aware of their own mortality. To my surprise, it also inadvertently inspires religious and philosophical reflection
and insights," said Dr. von Hagens.
The exhibitions are made possible by plastination, Dr. von Hagens' patented invention for preserving anat...
Fortune Names Mesa Laboratories as one of America's Fastest Growing Small Public Companies
...specially challenging today and the fact that we were able to report growth of both revenue and net income for our recently completed fiscal year is a reflection
of the extra effort that everyone at Mesa has contributed. As we navigate through these tough economic times, we continue our focus on strategic grow...
U.S. Debut: Holistic Health And Beauty From The Rainforest - New Book Reveals Closely Guarded Malaysian Health and Beauty Secrets Introducing the World to Time-Honored Tradition of Ramuan
...ions that are both gender and age-specific. It also delves into two concepts paramount to Malaysian healthcare: food as medicine and outer beauty as a reflection
of inner health.
Particularly noteworthy is the Malay focus on achieving balance, an idea that permeates all aspects of life. For example, t...
Increase in Thyroid Cancer Puzzles Experts
... findings surprised one expert.
"I wrote a chapter about this for a textbook about a year ago and I came away thinking this [rise in cancers] is a reflection
of enhanced diagnostics," said Dr. Bruce J. Davidson, professor and chairman of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Georgetown University Hospital...
Mahindra Satyam Signs 5 Year SAP Contract with GlaxoSmithKline
...sociates of Mahindra Satyam, whose skills, commitment and delivery excellence were unmatched ," said CP Gurnani, CEO of Mahindra Satyam . "This is a reflection
of the fact that we are well on our way to regain our position as a market leader and we are thankful to GSK for having reposed their faith in us." ...
Toray to establish water treatment R&D center at NTU in Singapore
... is also an international authority in water and wastewater treatment technology.
Professor Ng adds, "Partnership with industry partners is a good reflection
of NEWRI's emphasis on excellent science, and our interest to translate cutting-edge environmental and water technologies research results into innova...
Unspoken memories of Holocaust survivors find silent and nonpathological expression
...conference hosted by the University of Haifa: "The Holocaust: Its traumatic and inter-generational effects in comparison to other persecutions and its reflection
in the arts."
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YM BIOSCIENCES ANNOUNCES NIMOTUZUMAB PRESENTATIONS TO BE MADE AT THE 100TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH AND EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
...icancer Therapies 2009 in Amsterdam, Netherlands being held March 23rd - 25th, 2009 (Abstract code C02).
"The three posters referenced are a partial reflection
of the current, extensive activity at YM, its licensees and at other nimotuzumab developers worldwide aimed at explaining the benign toxicity profile ...
Say 'Goodbye' to Back Fat Rolls
...ll., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Even as
many of us yearn to wear the sheer, body-hugging fashions available today,
we are stopped by our rear reflection
and the sight of dreaded back fat
rolls and lumps. A study published in the October issue of Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgery(R), the official medic...
DURABLE Clinical Trial Results Show GlycoMark is Key Test for Managing Patients with Diabetes
...ne 7 /PRNewswire/ -- GlycoMark, Inc. announced today
results from the ongoing DURABLE clinical trial showing that the GlycoMark
blood test is a better reflection
of glucose, particularly after-meal
glucose levels, than the gold standard hemoglobin A1C test in moderately
controlled patients with diabetes. These ...
DATATRAK International Reports First Quarter Results for 2008
"This optimism was supported by a near record volume of approximately $4.1
million of new business during the fourth quarter of 2007, a reflection
positive results from our reorganized marketing and sales efforts. We were
careful to frame our anticipated return to growth as a gradual, but
Getty Images Celebrates Conclusion of 'Change Me' Imagery Forum
... to become engaged. "These diseases are all too easy to put out of
our minds, but 'Change Me' used powerful images to create an experience of
and commitment to change while benefiting a tremendous
cause, Friends of the Global Fight," said Gere.
"'Change Me' has not only fulfilled a signifi...
Milnacipran Demonstrated Significant Improvement in Pain and the Core Symptoms of Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Data Show
...t conclusions; the FDA
may not accept our first Phase III clinical trial as one of the two pivotal
trials required for NDA approval, that upon further reflection
that we may
determine not to submit an NDA around the end of 2007 and even if we do
submit the NDA, that it may not be accepted or not approved by the...
Avastin Achieves Impressive Rate of Curative Surgery in Patients with Advanced Colorectal Cancer
...regimens selected were at the treating physician's
discretion. The most commonly used were FOLFOX, XELOX, FOLFIRI and Xeloda
(capecitabine) which is a reflection
of current clinical practice. 1. Boyle P, Langman JS. ABC of colorectal cancer. Epidemiology. BMJ
Globus Medical Raises $110 Million in Series E Financing Round
...its innovative product portfolio at a pace unmatched in the
industry." David Paul, Chief Executive Officer, Globus Medical said: "This
financing is a reflection
of Globus Medical's position, and future, as one
of the world's preeminent spine companies. It's our passion for the spine
that distinguishes Globus M...
Tainted Chinese Food Ingredients First Discovered in 2005
...lace and accepted the challenge to do things right," says Kolb.
Since 2005, the issues surrounding low quality products produced in China
persist as a reflection
of the recent melamine crisis involving pet food. According to Loren Israelsen, executive director of the United Natural
Products Alliance, a trade o...
Researchers Identify Intracellular Pathway of Alfacell's Onconase
toxic to malignant cells," said Kuslima Shogen, Alfacell's chairman
and chief executive officer. "The Journal of Cell Science paper is
of the strong interest that the scientific and
medical communities have in understanding ONCONASE's performance.
Ongoing independent research like thi...
reflection in Medical Products
TIRF (Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence)
Description: The TIRF slider, which allows laser coupling via an optical fibre, is the ideal tool for observing rapid membrane processes even when signals are very faint and exposure times extremely short. The easy combination with epi-fluorescence together with reproducible alignment and the effective laser...
Company:Carl Zeiss MicroImaging, Inc.
Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence Microscopy
Description: Nikon's evanescent wave imaging system utilizes an evanescent wave to excite single molecules in the thin section in contact with the coverglass. Extendable "stratum structure". This unique design permits simultaneous mounting of both TIRF and epi-fluorescence illumination systems, with no restrict...
Description:... is subsequently emitted from the tissue. The light is guided to the tissue by a bundle of flexible optical fibers and emitted from the tissue both by reflection
and fluorescence.The emitted light from the tissue is analyzed by various detectors and the signals are transferred tothe monitors central processing ...
Description:...g a unique solid methyl methacrylate optic with a bonded protective glass LaserWindow™ exterior, this special optical design eliminates filament reflection
common to other lower profile fundus lenses. Available in Volk's exclusive ANF+ (Advanced No Fluid) contact design for methylcellulose free use....
Company:Volk Optical, Inc.
Description:... fundus laser lens. Its sleek 28.6mm diameter housing provides a definite advantage over competitive wide field lenses for peripheral retinal viewing, reflection
displacement, and ease of use. This lens is excellent for small pupil fundus examination and as a general diagnostic / laser lens delivering a quality...
Company:Volk Optical, Inc.
Description:...g; is the first truly lateral, all quartz fiber. The design exploits our proprietary numerical aperture (NA) compression technology for Total Internal reflection
(TIR) at higher angles than previously possible. The resulting output is virtually indistinguishable from an axial fiber's output -- near 100% transmi...
TuffSat Handheld Oximeter
Description:...Sat comes fully loaded with standard features.
PIr (relative perfusion index measurement) a quick, easy-to-use clinical tool for a dynamic numeric reflection
of perfusion at the sensor site. Now you can rapidly locate the sensor site with the strongest pulse signal by comparing the perfusion index at differ...
Description:... The Plan-Neofluar 63x/1.25 Oil Ph3 Antiflex is an objective for reflected-light reflection
contrast. This method reveals structures invisible with normal brightfield microscopy, such as cells adhering to the bottom of a Petri dish. Moreover,...
Company:Carl Zeiss MicroImaging, Inc.
Ocular Maxfield AC Four Mirror Gonio
Description:... High Refractive Index glass provides total internal reflection
even with fluid in contact with the mirrors. Total internal reflection
means no light absorption or loss by a mirror coating resulting in a bright...
Company:Ocular Instruments Inc.
Description:... The Naugle uses reflection
mirrors to measure the position of the globe accurately, even after tumor removal or thyroid decompression. It delivers fast, reproducible results. Th...
reflection in Medical Dictionary
...ulocytes are made ... Based on these results, a reticulocyte count may be ordered to further examine RBCs. ... The reticulocyte count is a reflection
of recent bone marrow activity. ... A reticulocyte count is usually performed when patients are evaluated for anemia ... A reticulocyte ...
... Remission (medicine), the state of absence of disease activity in patients with ... Remission (spectroscopy), the reflection
or scattering of light by a material ... (Redirected from Remission (medicine)) Jump to: navigation, search ... Spontaneous remission ... ...
reflection in Biological News
What scientists know about jewel beetle shimmer
... automobiles that change color depending on a person's angle of view. More uses could include decorative paints and use on any surface requiring light reflection
without light absorption.
Srinivasarao says he doesn't completely understand all the optical properties and behavior of light as it interacts with th...
Cells use import machinery to export their goods as well
...There's an advantage in biology of sometimes just looking without a hypothesis."
The researchers used a special form of microscopy (total internal reflection
fluorescence microscopy) capable of focusing solely on the narrow plane in which the vesicle and membrane merge. "It's a little like the guy looking u...
Test detects molecular marker of aging in humans
...ty that reduced exercise may actually be worse with regard to molecular age than a higher BMI."
"Although we don't know whether this test is a good reflection
of cellular age in all types of human tissues, we believe it is a first step toward a better understanding of issues like the suitability of organs fo...
Understanding natural crop defenses
...e of other plants in their neighborhood by the relative increase in incoming far-red light resulting from absorption of red light by canopy leaves and reflection
of far-red light from neighboring plants. "When the major photoreceptor for shade avoidance detects neighbors, plants start producing the growth hormo...
January-February GSA Bulletin media highlights
...mann-Neben et al., Alfred-Wegener-Institute fur Polar- und Meeresforschung, Postfach 120161, 27515 Bremerhaven, Germany. Pages 134-149.
New seismic reflection
profiles have been interpreted by Uenzelmann-Neben et al. to shed more light on the Neogene deposition in Bounty Trough, an aborted rift characterizin...
Hydrogen tank lighter than battery
...'switchable mirrors' discovered at the VU University Amsterdam. About ten years ago researchers at the VU discovered that certain materials lose their reflection
by absorbing hydrogen. This technique became known as hydrogenography, or 'writing with hydrogen'. Using this technique, Gremaud was able to simultane...
US Senate confirms Clemson University engineering Dean Esin Gulari to National Science Board
...ratulations to Dean Gulari," said Clemson President James F. Barker. "The caliber of this appointment to the highest science board in the country is a reflection
of her expertise and talent as a scientist. Clemson University could not be more proud."
Gulari is the first woman to serve as dean of Clemson Univ...
CSHL team traces extensive networks regulating alternative RNA splicing
...eam found, in Zhang's words, that "many of the predicted RNA targets play important roles in neuromuscular functions and disorders." That is a direct reflection
of the fact, also demonstrated in the experiments, that Fox-1 and Fox-2 are either exclusively or preferentially expressed in brain, heart, and skelet...
September Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...e for some combination of marine anoxia, elevated CO2, and/or increased H2S concentrations. The survival of organisms with such attributes is likely a reflection
of the P-T extinction cause.
Digimarc Board Approves $310 Million All-Cash Offer from L-1 Identity Solutions for Digimarc's ID Systems Business
...stomary closing conditions.
"We believe that our all-cash offer is superior to the conditional,
non- binding proposal from Safran SA and is a strong reflection
intrinsic value of the business, its growth opportunities, and the
synergies unique to the combination with L-1. The addition of Digimarc's ID
reflection in Biological Technology
Forbes rating is more than kudos for Madison its a reflection on Wisconsin and the Midwest
MADISON A few days before Forbes magazine released its annual rankings of best cities for business and careers, author and futurist Joel Kotkin spoke in Madison about the rise of small and medium-sized communities as places to live and work. His conclusion was simple: The Information Age has made ...
2009: Immunotec announces important clinical research initiative: New study to be launched with the goal of improving the quality of the aging process
...hrough a network marketing system and in other countries through exclusive distributorship agreements. Immunotec's investment in this study is another reflection
of its ongoing commitment to research and development.
About IRCM Inc.
Established in 1967, the IRCM ( http://www.ircm.qc.ca/en/ ) now has 3...
SRNL to study applicability of solar cell coatings
...unlight is simply reflected away." There are, however, new engineered coatings that, by mimicking the way a moth's eye absorbs light, reduce unwanted reflection
from 30 percent to less than 2 percent on a typical silicon solar cell.
The SRNL project includes durability testing of these nanostructured coat...
Americans United for Life: Obama's Disbanding Bioethics Council Raises Troubling Questions
...at the table?"
AUL Senior Counsel Clarke Forsythe said it was "a shame" that the council was dismissed. "The council leaves a rich legacy of reflection
on the ethical and legal aspects of the most important questions of biomedicine and biotechnology facing the country. But despite the council's balan...
Providence Health & Services Increases Revenue by $35 Million Using Concuity ClearContracts
...nce and the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary in the West spanning more than 150 years.
"The expansion of our relationship with Concuity is a reflection
of working with a company that understands our needs, as well as the hospital managed care and business office functions. They have proven time and a...
PAREXEL Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2009 Financial Results
Mr. Josef H. von Rickenbach, PAREXEL's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer stated, "The Company's positive quarterly results were a clear reflection
of the determined focus by our employees to control costs and achieve both our financial and operational targets. I am proud of our staff's ability t...
Kendle Senior Scientist Edward Sellers, MD, PhD, Named One of Nine 'Notable People in R&D'
... Kendle's overall early stage services.
"I'm honored to have been chosen for this prestigious recognition," said Dr. Sellers. "I believe it is a reflection
of the groundbreaking work done by my world-class team." He continued, "The abuse of prescription drugs has become a serious concern for healthcare pr...
Biotechnology Value Fund Urges Stockholders to Remove and Replace Current Board of Avigen, Inc. in an Effort to Protect and Maximize Stockholder Value
...or to our intervention, Avigen's stock traded at a mere 33% of the cash in the bank and at a steep discount to its current price. This is a remarkable reflection
on how poorly Avigen was and is viewed by the investment community. Prior to our intervention, Avigen's plan was to spend all stockholder money over t...
SciQuest Announces Strategic Alliance with Ceiba Solutions
...iba Solutions' core competency. Through the partnership, SciQuest and Ceiba Solutions will work together to offer integrated solutions and services, a reflection
of SciQuest's continual efforts to offer a wide range of integration options and solutions that meet customers' unique business needs.
On Third Anniversary, Compendia Bioscience Announces Continued Revenue Growth, Major Long-Term Customer Contracts and Forecasts Profitability
... environment," said Compendia co-founder and CEO Dan Rhodes. "Our customers are looking at their budgets very carefully and the results are a positive reflection
on the value that our products and services bring to cancer drug development."
In addition to the recurring revenue from customers, Compendia rec...
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reflection in Biological Definition
The size of post-mitotic neurons depends on the size of the cell body, axon and dendrites. In vertebrates , neuron size is often a reflection
of the number of synaptic contacts onto the neuron or from a neuron onto other cells. For example, the size of motoneurons usually reflects the size...
... process of considering this criterion."
Ryle is proposing that if inner reflection
were a process then it would be an endless activity if it occurred wholly w...f a homunculus. The answer, provided by Ryle's own logic, is that internal reflection
would require a homunculus to prevent it from becoming an infinite regress....
...nparalleled in the animal kingdom. Human beings are one of four species to pass the mirror test — which tests whether an animal recognizes its reflection
as an image of itself — along with chimpanzees or bonobos , orangutans , and dolphins . Human beings under the age of four usually fail the...
...dent on protein synthesis. Some psychologists, however, argue that the distinction between long- and short-term memories is arbitrary, and is merely a reflection
of differing levels of activation within a single store.
If we are given a random seven-digit number, we may remember it only for a few seconds and ...
Phase contrast microscope , see Frits Zernike
Scanning tunneling microscope
Total internal reflection
Confocal laser scanning microscopy
How to prepare an onion cell slide
...r animal cells which is the result of selective absorption. Some biological material has so-called structural color, which is the result of selective reflection
or iridescence , usually done with multilayer structures. Unlike structural color, pigment color is the same for all viewing angles. Nearly all typ...
reflection in Biological Dictionary
.... The formation of this receptor-ERE coding strand complex may be a crucial step ... STRAND - Coding Scheme for Static Scorers on A Classroom reflection
... Overview of the STRAND - coding scheme ... The STRAND - coding scheme allowed us to take into ... DNA template with synthesis of a new s...