SharpShooter Tissue Repair System
Description:... The sharpshooter
Tissue Repair System is an evolutionary product fo... use with the Collagen Meniscus Implant (CMI), the sharpshooter
is quickly becoming a new standard for use in meni...uch as lack of access, consistency and speed.
allows the surgeon more control over the placement...
Surprising symbiosis: Glassy-winged sharpshooter eats with friends
Like a celebrity living on mineral water, the glassy-winged sharpshooter
consumes only the dilute sap of woody plants--including grapevines in California, which is feverishly working to prevent the insect's flight into prized vineyards.
Now, in a surprising study published in the June 6 issue of...
Wearable Sensors Conceived at Harvard Robotics Lab Measure Hand Forces
...lled on PPS and industry experts to scientifically explain
the performance of world-class athletes including NFL hall of fame receiver
Jerry Rice, NBA sharpshooter
Jason Kapono, and Mixed Martial Arts legend
"For elite athletes like Jerry Rice or Jason Kapono, their hands are
their livelihood, and...
UCR-led research team uses tiny wasp to wipe out major agricultural pest in Tahiti
...iverside, has nearly eradicated the glassy-winged sharpshooter
, a major agricultural pest, from the island of Ta...nent control and can be applied to areas where the sharpshooter
has become a nuisance.
The method involves intr...ter. The tiny stingless wasp attacks glassy-winged sharpshooter
eggs by drilling a tiny hole in the egg through wh...
Entomological Society announces 2007 award winners
...17 peer-reviewed papers, and serves as an editorial board member for Systematic Entomology (Royal Entomological Society). She continues her studies on sharpshooter
systematics as a postdoctoral fellow at Universidade Federal do Paran in Curitiba, Brazil.
Rajagopalbabu Srinivasan (Pacific Branch) obtained h...
Vineyard weeds found to host Pierce's disease of grapes
...lifornia's San Joaquin Valley to see if the bacterium could survive on the weeds. Perennials and known feeding and breeding hosts of the glassy-winged sharpshooter
were tested first, then plants particularly abundant in or near vineyards.
"Our objectives were to determine the fate of Pierce's disease infection...