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Landrieu Leads Senate Fight to Improve Health Care For Small Businesses

***AUDIO AVAILABLE*** WASHINGTON, July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United States Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship Chair Mary Landrieu, D-La., joined Assistant Senate Majority Leader Dick Durbin and Senators Blanche Lincoln, D-Ark., and Jeff Merkley, D-Or...

When You Make Things That Get Implanted in People, Small Things Count

PASO ROBLES, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- On a routine day, Specialty Silicone Fabricators in Paso Robles, California, will make silicone micro-implants such as surgical drains, catheter systems, intravenous drug delivery devices and pacemaker leads. What is not routine is the incredibly p...

Landrieu Comments on Presidents Small Business Health Care Report

WASHINGTON, July 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United States Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship Chair Mary Landrieu today made the following comment on the release of the President's Council of Economic Advisers' "Economic Effects of Health Care Reform on Small Busin...

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in New Hampshire Gives Boost to Help Small Businesses in the Granite State

CONCORD, N.H. , July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an innovative new program championed by New Hampshire Governor John Lynch, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in New Hampshire has announced that it will begin offering a New Hampshire HealthFirst product to small employers beginnin...

Fortune Names Mesa Laboratories as one of America's Fastest Growing Small Public Companies

LAKEWOOD, Colo., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: MLAB ) announced today that it has been named to the Fortune Small Business Magazine's (FSB) annual list of the 100 fastest-growing, publicly held small companies in the U.S. Every year the e...

Media invited to ACS Webinar on financing tips for start-ups and small businesses

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2009 News media covering chemical sciences, small business and entrepreneurships are invited to join an American Chemical Society (ACS) Small & Medium Business Webinar on opportunities for creating small business ventures for professionals, scientists and entrepreneurs. ...

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New Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Join TI Pharma by Signing Two New Projects

LEIDEN, The Netherlands, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Three new small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) - Syncom, Synvolux Therapeutics and InteRNA Technologies - have joined public-private partnership TI Pharma by participating in two new projects. These projects, focusing on cancer and inflammat...

Spirus Medical Announces Complete Examinations of the Small Intestine by Physicians Using Endo-Ease(TM)

CHICAGO, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirus Medical, Inc. ( www.spirusmed.com ), a leading developer of diagnostic and therapeutic advancement systems for gastroenterology, urology and gynecology, announced that physicians using its Endo-Ease(TM) line of devices have performed complete examinations o...

TRACON Pharmaceuticals' Small Molecule TRC102 and Antibody TRC105 to be Presented at ASCO 2009

SAN DIEGO, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- TRACON Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company that develops targeted therapies for oncology and related diseases, announced today that Phase 1 clinical results from studies of TRC105 and TRC102 in patients with advanced cancer will be presented at the American S...

Dendreon Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Small Molecule Targeting TRPM8 in Cancer

SEATTLE, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dendreon Corporation (Nasdaq: DNDN ) today announced that the Company has enrolled the first patient in a Phase 1 clinical trial of D3263 in patients with advanced cancer. D3263 is Dendreon's lead small molecule drug candidate designed to target TRPM8...

Poniard Completes Patient Enrollment Target in Phase 3 SPEAR Trial of Picoplatin in Small Cell Lung Cancer

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology, today announced that it has reached its enrollment target of 400 patients in the SPEAR (Study of Picoplatin Efficacy After Relapse) tria...

Avineuro Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Beginning of Phase I Clinical Studies of AVN-211, Potent Small Molecule for Treatment of Schizophrenia.

SAN DIEGO, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Avineuro Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today an initiation of Phase I clinical studies of AVN-211, a potent and selective small molecule antagonist of 5-HT6 receptor for treatment of Schizophrenia. The results of Phase I studies are expected to be available in...

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AdvancedEMR for Small Practices

Description: Our electronic charts include a Patient Face Sheet, summarizing patient information and as many as six custom tabs, so you can customize which information is important for you to document. In addition, the Import Manager utility lets you scan in your paper charts....
Company:AdvancedMD Software, Inc.

Bair Hugger® Model 537 - Small Lower Body Blanket

Description: A smaller version of the Model 525 lower body blanket, this blanket is ideal for warming the large child or small adult during upper body surgery....
Company:Arizant Healthcare Inc.

Model 537 - Small Lower Body Blanket

Description: This blanket is ideal for warming the large child or small adult during upper body surgery....
Company:Arizant Healthcare Inc.

CK1001 Small Volume Medication Kits

Description: Kit Nebulizer Small Volume Medication W/Pediatric Mask Mouthpiece 7FT O 2 Tubing...
Company:Cardinal Health, Inc.

002174 Small Volume Medication Kits

Description: Kit Nebulizer Small Volume Medication Mouthpiece 7FT O 2 Tubing Tee Adapter These Sidestream® nebulizers are designed to provide maximum aerosol quality and respirable output for any nebulizer treatment with a fast treatment time. Each of these high-efficiency nebulizers is supplied wit...
Company:Cardinal Health, Inc.

Multi Frequency Small Parts Linear Transducer UST-5712

Description: Multi-frequency, HST, linear transducer with a longer (60mm) footprint. Available with puncture adapter and water path. This transducer incorporates ALOKAs exclusive Hemispheric Sound Technology and Extended Field of View for Panoramic Imaging....
Company:ALOKA, Inc.

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Allopathic medicine

...f the disease when given to a healthy human. Hahnemann used this term to distinguish medicine as practiced in his time from his use of infinitesimally small doses of substances to treat the spiritual causes of illness. In the essay by William Jarvis cited below, he notes that "although many modern therap...

Atransferrinemia

.... The iron damage to the heart can lead to heart failure . The anemia is typically microcytic and hypochromic (the red blood cells are abnormally small and pale). Atransferrinemia is extremely rare, with eight cases documented worldwide. [1] Contents 1 Symptoms 2 Genetics ...

Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition

...of large pyramidal projection neurons to GABA , the main inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system. GABA is typically released by small interneurons in many regions of the brain, where its job is to inhibit the activity of primary neurons, such as the CA1 pyramidal neurons of the hip...

Fat transfer

...en German German physician Franz Neuber used a small piece of upper arm fat to build up the face of...n 700 mmHg. [3] A few doctors excise, or cut, small strips of fat from the body and then place, rather...the tissue in the recipient site, using additional small incisions. Other uses and applications continue ...

Forehead lift

...on the forehead by scoring or removing some of the small forehead muscles -- most notably the frontalis mus...ine implant is: Essentially a hanger with five small tines Affixed by inserting a flanged post into a...oving their newly adjusted tissues with relatively small movements just after the operation and before comp...

Gastric lavage

...llowed by sequential administration and removal of small volumes of liquid. The placement of the tube in th...while listening to the stomach, or by pH testing a small amount of aspirated stomach contents. This is to ensure the tube is not in the lungs. In adults, small amounts of warm water or saline are administered a...
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Mammogram

...g ... A screening mammogram is used to look for cancer in women with no symptoms and ... A mammogram can find breast cancer that is. too small for you or your doctor to feel. ... about 1 hour before the mammogram . • Films and reports from your earlier ... A mammogram , or x-ray of th...

Yew

...Botany Any of various coniferous ... Horticulture & Gardening ... Yew (Taxus) is one of the most popular evergreens used in landscaping. ... small branches on the yew will not tolerate much injury. ... In early times, the darkly glorious yew -tree was probably the only evergreen tree in Br...

Yellow Fever

...itions ... Yellow fever : An acute systemic (bodywide) illness caused by a virus called a Flavivirus. ... Yellow fever is caused by a small virus that is spread by ... A person with advanced yellow fever may show signs of liver failure, renal failure, and shock. ... Yellow ...

Wry neck

...sis Treatment Alternative ... Torticollis, or wry neck , is a condition in which the head is tilted toward one ... wryneck ( ) n. Either of two small Old World woodpeckers (Jynx torquilla or J. ruficollis), having a ... For the wry neck medical condition, see torticollis. ... Limited range o...

Wrist pain

...elling, and ... The wrist is prone to pain because it is frequently overused and has a complicated anatomy, with many structures packed into a small space. Injuries such as dislocations or broken bones can also cause wrist pain . ... your doctor should tend to immediately—here's how to get...

Wounds

...ctor, tetanus shots, and signs of infection. Puncture wounds may be small in diameter and not seem serious; however, ... Minor Cuts, Scrapes, and Ski...... Puncture wounds require different treatment from cuts because these small holes ... What is Wounds ? Meaning of Wounds medical term. What does...
Small in Biological News

Nanoneedle is small in size, but huge in applications

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed a membrane-penetrating nanoneedle for the targeted delivery of one or more molecules into the cytoplasm or the nucleus of living cells. In addition to ferrying tiny amounts of cargo, the nanoneedle can also be used as an ele...

Scientists at CSHL discover mobile small RNAs that set up leaf patterning in plants

Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y. -- A key item in the developmental agenda of a plant leaf is the establishment of an axis that makes a leaf's top half distinct from its bottom half. This asymmetry is crucial for the leaf's function: it ensures that the leaf develops a flattened blade that is optimized fo...

Freezing kidney cancer: Hot treatment should be new gold standard for destroying small tumors

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 9, 2009)Freezing kidney tumorsusing a safe minimally invasive interventional radiology treatment that kills the cancer 100 percent effectively without surgeryshould be the gold standard or first treatment option for all individuals with tumors that are 4 centimeters in siz...

Scientists at CSHL discover mobile small RNAs that set up leaf patterning in plants

Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y. -- A key item in the developmental agenda of a plant leaf is the establishment of an axis that makes a leaf's top half distinct from its bottom half. This asymmetry is crucial for the leaf's function: it ensures that the leaf develops a flattened blade that is optimized fo...

CSHL scientists find a new class of small RNAs and define its function

Cold Spring Harbor, NY Researchers at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) announced today the discovery of a new class of small RNAs. At the same time, they reported that their discovery suggests the presence of a strikingly novel biochemical pathway for RNA processing in which these and possibl...

Networks of small habitat patches can preserve urban biodiversity

Sets of small and seemingly insignificant habitat patches that are within reach for mobile species may under certain circumstances, as a group, provide an acceptable alternative to larger and contiguous habitats. This finding can make preservation of important ecological functions possible even in...

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Global Small Molecule Kinase Inhibitors Market to Reach $16.2 Billion by 2015, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Small Molecule Kinase Inhibitors market. World market for small molecule kinase inhibitor drugs is projected to reach $16.2 billion by the year 2015. This is primarily driven by the rising interest over the potential of kinase inhibito...

Debiopharm Group and Moffitt Cancer Center Sign Development and Commercialisation Agreement for Small Molecule Debio 0928 in Early Preclinical Development for Treatment of Solid Tumours

LAUSANNE, Switzerland and TAMPA, Florida, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Debiopharm Group (Debiopharm), a Swiss-based global biopharmaceutical group of companies with a focus on the development of prescription drugs that target unmet medical needs, and Moffitt Cancer Center (Moffitt), a non-profit Fl...

PTC Therapeutics and Spinal Muscular Atrophy Foundation Announce $8.5 Million Small Molecule Development Collaboration

Project will advance novel platform for treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. and NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTC) and the Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Foundation today announced the expansion of their research collaboration in which the SM...

Aegera Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Trial Of AEG33773 - A Small Molecule Targeting Neuropathic Pain

MONTREAL, May 6 /PRNewswire/ - Aegera Therapeutics is pleased to announce the initiation of a Phase 2a, proof-of-concept, clinical trial for AEG33773, a novel, orally bio-available small molecule therapeutic addressing the under-served market of painful diabetic neuropathy. The Phase 2a study, e...

ChemoCentryx Identifies Novel Small Molecule C5aR Antagonist

Development Candidate Triggers Milestone Payment from GlaxoSmithKline MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemoCentryx, Inc., today announced that it has identified an orally bioavailable small molecule antagonist of the C5a receptor, CCX168, as a candidate for clinical ...

Independent Data Monitoring Committee Supports Continuation of Picoplatin Phase 3 SPEAR Registration Trial in Small Cell Lung Cancer

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD ) today announced that the independent Data Monitoring Committee (DMC), after review of available information regarding the efficacy, safety and quality of trial conduct, recommends that the ...

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Tube-O-DIALYZER Floats, Floats, Small from CHEMICON

Description: Tube-O-DIALYZER Floats, small....
Company:CHEMICON

Total Protein - Diabetic Disease: Small Intestine: Jejunum from BioChain

Description: Total Proteins from over 50 different human Alzheimer, Diabetic, Liver Cirrhosis, and Lupus diseased tissues are available....
Company:BioChain

Latex Gloves, PF- small from Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc.

Description: Gloves are 9.25 long, latex, powder free, smooth and ambidextrous....
Company:Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc.

Dr. P Set - Monkey (Cynomolgus) Normal Tissue: Small Intestine from BioChain

Description: Dr. P Set from different Cynomolgus monkey normal tissues are available. More organs maybe available upon request. Customers can choose any two items from the whole set, and pay 70% of the whole set price. All Dr. P Set products are for research use only....
Company:BioChain

CORNING SPATULA, SMALL SPOON/SPOON, STERILE from Sigma-Aldrich

Description: Corning single use spatulas have been designed to save time and provide contamination-free samples. They are for those interested in eliminating the recycling and resterilizing necessary with reusable spatulas. Each spatula is individually packaged, RNase/DNase free, non-pyrogenic and antistatic. L...
Company:Sigma-Aldrich

CORNING CELL SCRAPER, SMALL ,STERILE from Sigma-Aldrich

Description: Useful for the mechanical harvesting of cells • Blade design minimizes cell damage and ensures even contact with the growth surface • Designed for use in 25 and 75cm flasks • Individually wrapped • Sterilized by gamma radiation and certified nonpyrogenic Linkage: This CLS number...
Company:Sigma-Aldrich

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Alcohol

...nce pre-historic times, for a variety of hygienic, dietary, medicinal, religious, and recreational reasons. While infrequent consumption of ethanol in small quantities may be harmless or even beneficial, larger doses result in a state known as drunkenness or intoxication and, depending on the dose and re...

Alexander Fleming

...or some time, but refining and growing it was a difficult process better suited to chemists. In part by believing its effect may only hold valid with small infections and further by not being well received within the community, the drug was not developed for mass distribution until World War II when Ho...

Alga

...rrounded by three and four membranes, respectively, and were probably retained from an ingested green alga. Those of the chlorarchniophytes contain a small nucleomorph, which is the remnant of the alga's nucleus . It has been suggested that the euglenid chloroplasts only have three membranes because the...

Amino acid

...ogether with unsaturated amino acids in lantibiotics (antibiotic peptides of microbial origin). 1-Aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid ( ACC ) is a small disubstituted cyclic amino acid and a key intermediate in the production of the plant hormone ethylene . In addition to amino acids for protein s...

Anatomy

...spoken of as anthropotomy . So intricate is the human body that only a small number of professional human anatomists, after years of patient observation...ary Pharynx Pancreas Penis Placenta Rectum Skin small intestine Spleen Stomach Tongue Uterus Bones in ...

Animal

... Most appear to belong to four major lineages: Deuterostomes Ecdysozoa Platyzoa Lophotrochozoa In addition to these, there are a few small groups of bilaterians with relatively similar structure that appear to have diverged before these major groups. These include the Acoelomorpha , Rh...
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Zinc finger

... Zinc fingers are small protein domains that can coordinate one or more ...c finger ( ¦ziŋk ¦fiŋgər ) ( biochemistry ) A small structural domain that is organized around a zi...n ... Zinc finger (Znf) domains are relatively small protein motifs ... PR-domain zinc finger pr...

Yellow fever

...ort Yellow Fever is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name ... Yellow fever is caused by a small virus that is spread by ... A person with advanced yellow fever may show signs of liver failure, renal failure, and shock. ... To identif...

Virology

...sters, PhD and other Biological Science programs. Virology Alumni Directory. Admissions, Financial Aid & Application Info. Life in Boston ... small size of the Virology graduate program and faculty make ... The American Society for Virology was founded in 1981 to provide a forum for ... ASV...

Vesicle

... A vesicle is a small bubble of liquid within a cell. More technically, ... of the... Vesicle (biology), a relatively small and enclosed compartment within a cell. Vesicle ...omes from the Latin diminutive vesiculum meaning a small bag or bladder. ... A vesicle is a...

Vessels

...s, & read ... The R/V Laurentian and the R/V Shenehon are the primary research vessels for ... currently comprised of 3 large vessels and 6 small boats. ... Other Vessels ... ... going to make a stydy of the blood vessels . Blood vessels differ in structure and function. ... Arteries are...

Venules

...s with diameters less than 2 mm are referred to as small veins or venules . ... small venules are devoid of these cells. Large venule...al Budd-Chiari ... ... venous system contains small vessels, venules , which branch together to make ...
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