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Photo: New Survey Results Show Most Moms Are Aware Their Pre-teens and Teens Need Vaccines

NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey reports that most moms know their children need additional vaccines beyond those received when they were infants or small children. But according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates, most pre-teens and teens do not h...

Arizona Pain Specialists Contend Recent Vertebroplasty Studies are Misleading: Studies Actually Show it is Effective at Reducing Pain

Two studies released August 6, 2009 in the New England Journal of Medicine claim to demonstrate that vertebroplasty, a procedure to treat some painful spine fractures, is not effective. According to several authorities in the field, this is incorrect, as both studies actually demonstrate a signi...

Rooks Show Intelligence in Catching the Worm

Experiment shows that these birds can use tools to solve problems THURSDAY, Aug. 6 (HealthDay News) -- Rooks aren't birdbrains, research shows. A U.K. study found that the members of the corvid, or crow, family can use stones to raise the level of water in a container to bring a flo...

Healthcare: Solutions for the American Crisis 'The Economic Report' Show to Feature Rising Medical Solutions, Inc.

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Economic Report has found a promising solution that puts power back in the healthcare consumer's hands. Rising Medical Solutions will discuss this solution and more in an upcoming episode of the show's series on Solutions for the ...

C3Life.com to Sponsor Fashion Show at 2009 National UOAA Conference

Ostomy event to showcase clothing, lingerie, and fashion tips for people with ostomies Libertyville, IL USA (PRWEB) July 29, 2009 -- C3Life.com , a community website for people with ostomies, their caregivers, and loved ones, will be sponsoring a fashion show at the Se...

Conference Hound Launches Dedicated Conference and Trade Show Search Engine

Start-up B2B business focused on attendee search launches with 11,000 listings San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2009 -- Conference Hound, Inc., a privately-held start-up company based in San Francisco, CA and Austin, TX, launched a new web platform today that will fun...

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Study Results Show That Minimally Invasive Therapy is Successful for Over Two-Thirds of Stroke Patients Treated Outside the Standard Eight-Hour Window

Findings May Potentially Lead to New Approach to Stroke Treatment BOCA RATON, Fla., July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When minimally invasive endovascular (through the vessel) therapy made its debut two decades ago, stroke care underwent a major shift as the "window of treatmen...

Two-Year Data Show Patients Receiving SIMPONI(TM) (golimumab) Experienced Sustained Improvement in Signs and Symptoms of Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

Long-Term Data in Patients Receiving Every-Four-Week Subcutaneous SIMPONI Presented at 2009 EULAR Annual Congress COPENHAGEN, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Findings from open-labeled, uncontrolled extensions of two randomized, placebo-controlled Phase 3 studies showed that subcutaneous (SC) inject...

Two New Clinical Studies Show That Limited Exposure to Blood Transfusion Significantly Increases Morbidity and Mortality After Surgery

Studies Advocate Blood Conservation and Appropriate Indicators for Transfusion IRVINE, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Masimo (Nasdaq: MASI ), the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) and Measure-Through Motion and Low-Perfusion pulse oximetry, announced today that two new studies - ...

Afinitor(R) Phase II Data Show Positive Results for Patients With Multiple Types of Lymphoma, Leading to Phase III Trial

- Afinitor significantly reduced tumor size by 50% or more in one out of three patients with refractory or relapsed lymphoma - Phase III study underway to explore potential of Afinitor to prevent relapse in patients with the most common type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma EAST HANOVER, N.J....

Two-Year Data Show Investigational Drug Liraglutide More Effective at Lowering Blood Sugar Than Glimepiride: Oral 162

NEW ORLEANS, June 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novo Nordisk (NVO) data presented today at the 69th Annual Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) showed that once-daily liraglutide, taken as monotherapy, leads to statistically significant and sustained reductions in blood sug...

Studies Show AFRESA(R) Controls Post-Meal Sugar Levels With Less Weight Gain and Hypoglycemia Risk for Diabetes Patients

Latest data on ultra rapid acting insulin presented at the American Diabetes Association's 69th Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS, June 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The findings of two 52-week studies show that the investigational ultra rapid acting insulin AFRESA(R) (insulin human [rDNA or...

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Ray-Ban Collection

Description:...ted in 1937 with the Aviator style created for U.S.A.F. pilots and was added to Luxottica Group's brand portfolio in 1999. Worn by countless movie and show business celebrities since day one, Ray-Bans styles are sunglasses par excellence and by far the best-selling sunglasses in the world. Characterized b...
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Ferragamo Eyewear Collection

Description:...hteen ladies models and four mens, as well as up-dates of four Sole models. The style icons of the Florentine brand reassert themselves in a brilliant show of intriguing designs, striking details and prestige materials. The Womens models indulge a preference for vivacious reds, sylvan green, wisteria and ...
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IQmark Digital Spirometer

Description:... smoking history into the IQmark Digital Spirometer, it will automatically report the patients Lung Age and COPD Risk. You can use this information to show your patients the current physical condition of their lungs....
Company:Midmark Corporation

Murad® Firm and Tone Serum For Cellulite and Stretch Mark Management

Description:...lulite and stretch marks. This formula refines uneven skin texture and improves skin firmness and elasticity to leave you with skin you'll be proud to show off....
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Agarose, Type C

Description:...anical qualities at very low concentrations. Can be mounted on microscope slides or transparent plastic. When dried, films are elastic and durable and show little or no deterioration on staining with either protein or lipoprotein dyes. Contaminants: ash: Gelling temperature: 42°C. Soluble in Hot H ...
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VH™ IVUS Imaging System

Description:...rpretation of ultrasound images and provide detailed information on the composition of each patient's atherosclerotic plaques. The colorized VH images show four plaque component types: fibrous, fibro-fatty, dense calcium, and necrotic core. VH IVUS images are created using VOLCANO's imaging console along ...
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Artificial induction of immunity

... now known to be caused by a bacterium , and rabies is known to 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 of electron microscopes with their greater resolving power in the 20th century. ...

Autoimmune regulator

...4] References ^ OMIM. [1] ^ Ramsey, C. et al. (2002) Aire deficient mice develop multiple features of APECED phenotype and show altered immune response. Hum Mol Genet 11 (4), 397-409. ^ Anderson, M.S. et al. (2002) Projection of an Immunological Self-Shadow Within the Thy...

Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition

...docannabinoid receptor CB1 in this process is not as solid as it is for DSI. Both DSI and DSE have been studied in the CB1 knock-out mice. Some groups show that both DSI and DSE are lacking in these mice, while others have shown that DSE, but not DSI, can still be evoked in the knock-outs (Ohno-Shosaku e...

Episodic memory

...rmation, but tend to do so in a disordered fashion. For example, they might show normal recognition of an object they had seen in the past, but fail to r...e, E., De Souza Silva, M.A., Huston, J.P. & Dere, E.(2006). Wistar rats show episodic-like memory for unique experiences. Neurobiology of Learning and M...

Full-body scan

...sk than CT scans, and are being evaluated for their use in screening. [14] In popular culture In the episode " Role Model " of the TV show House the lead character Dr. Gregory House refers to full-body scans as "useless" because they could find several things wrong in anybody. ...

Neuropsychiatry

... neuropathology (Uher and Treasure, 2005) but also show increased incidence in rural Fijian school girls a...s. (This table is in no way exhaustive but aims to show some of the neurological bases to hitherto psychia...ked to identical neurodysfunction with imaging but show significant organic differences following neurohis...
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Zinc

...ration, and more. Zinc is a naturally occurring element. ... How can families reduce the risks of exposure to zinc ? Is there a medical test to show whether I've been exposed to zinc ? ... of zinc occurs mostly from eating food, drinking water, or breathing workplace ... Zinc has many co...

Yellow Fever

...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 fever information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, cau...

Wry neck

...turn to top. Wry ... WHAT IS WRY NECK ? ... " Wry neck " is the consequence of some other disability. ... If the wry neck victim didn't show nystygmus (darting eye) , I couldn't save them! ... More about Torticollis: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Alternative ... Torticollis, o...

Wounds

...terinary attention. ... There are two types of wounds : the visible ones produced by a cut or a fall and the wounds caused by hits, which don't show immediately external signs. ... Wounds ... Puncture wounds and cuts are not the same. ... Puncture wounds require different treatment from...

Weight gain

... gain can also be caused by health conditions and nutritonal imbalances. ... Weight gain . A Child Refusing To Eat And Drink ... Studies have show people do not gain as much weight during the holidays as once thought. ... Want to learn more about holiday weight gain ? ... Find videos a...

Vitamin B6

...s, turnip greens, and spinach. ... Low dietary intake of vitamin B6 is associated with higher risk of having heart disease. ... Some studies show that vitamin B6 may help improve PMS symptoms ... Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) is required for the synthesis of the ... of vitamin B6 is co...
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Glutamine supplements show promise in treating stomach ulcers

BOSTON Nearly 20 years ago, it was discovered that bacteria known as Helicobacter pylori were responsible for stomach ulcers. Since then, antibiotics have become the primary therapy used to combat the H. pylori infection, which affects approximately six percent of the world population and is ...

Caltech scientists show why anti-HIV antibodies are ineffective at blocking infection

PASADENA, Calif.--Some 25 years after the AIDS epidemic spawned a worldwide search for an effective vaccine against the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), progress in the field seems to have effectively become stalled. The reason? According to new findings from a team of researchers from the Cali...

Satellites show how Earth moved during Italy quake

Studying satellite radar data from ESA's Envisat and the Italian Space Agency's COSMO-SkyMed, scientists have begun analysing the movement of Earth during and after the 6.3 earthquake that shook the medieval town of L'Aquila in central Italy on 6 April 2009. Scientists from Italy's Istituto per...

Findings show insulin -- not genes -- linked to obesity

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Researchers have uncovered new evidence suggesting factors other than genes could cause obesity, finding that genetically identical cells store widely differing amounts of fat depending on subtle variations in how cells process insulin. Learning the precise mechanism resp...

New medications show promise in treating drug-resistant prostate cancer

A new therapy for metastatic prostate cancer has shown considerable promise in early clinical trials involving patients whose disease has become resistant to current drugs. Of 30 men who received low doses of one the drugs in a multisite phase I/II trial designed to evaluate safety, 22 showed a...

UBC study first to show evolution's impact on ecosystems

Scientists have come to agree that different environments impact the evolution of new species. Now experiments conducted at the University of British Columbia are showing for the first time that the reverse is also true. Researchers from the UBC Biodiversity Research Centre created mini-ecosyst...

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BioNeutral Group's CEO, Stephen Browand and Chief Scientist, Dr. Andrew Kielbania to Appear on WVOX 1460 AM 'In Focus' Radio Show Hosted by Dr. Dan Miller

NEWARK, N.J., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioNeutral Group, Inc. ("BioNeutral") (OTC Bulletin Board: BONU), a chemical technology-based Life Science company announced today that CEO, Stephen Browand and Chief Scientist, Dr. Andrew Kielbania will appear on WVOX AM's "In Focus" radio show...

Video: New Way RA(TM) Talk Show Premieres Online for People Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

HORSHAM, Pa., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- New Way RA (TM), a new online talk show hosted by award-winning journalist and anchor of Inside Edition, Deborah Norville, premieres today at www.NewWayRA.com . To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/...

ChemOutsourcing Unveils 2009 Attendee List for September Show in New Jersey

LONG BRANCH, N.J., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2009 Pharma ChemOutsourcing Conference & Exhibition attendee list has been released, and the current 500 attendees and 100 exhibitors have been posted at http://www.chemoutsourcing.com/attendees_2009.php reports Mark Alexay of Apaporis ...

Israeli scientists show bacteria can plan ahead

Bacteria can anticipate a future event and prepare for it, according to new research at the Weizmann Institute of Science. In a paper that appeared today in Nature , Prof. Yitzhak Pilpel, doctoral student Amir Mitchell and research associate Dr. Orna Dahan of the Institute's Molecular Genetics De...

2009 Pharma ChemOutsourcing Show Attendance Up an Astounding 60% Despite Current Recession

LONG BRANCH, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2009 Pharma ChemOutsourcing Conference & Exhibition attendance is way up again in 2009 and is poised to shatter the attendance record set in 2008. The remarkable success of last year's meeting generated the positive buzz responsible for much of th...

Best of Show Awards Winners Named at Bio-IT World Conference & Expo

Products from Aspera, CLC Bio, Maxis IT and Rescentris recognized for their innovation across the life sciences research, discovery, and clinical trials process. Boston (PRWEB) April 30, 2009 -- CHI's Bio-IT World Conference & Expo today announced that products from...

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High Molecular Weight DNA Markers from Invitrogen

Description:...of Lambda DNA (cIind1ts857 Sam7). Ethidium bromide staining causes the four bands identified by an asterisk (8271 bp 8612 bp 12220 bp and 19399 bp) to show greater intensity allowing them to be used as reference points....
Company:Invitrogen

ImmunoPure IgM Purification Kit from Pierce Biotechnology, Inc.

Description:...at least 88% pure by HPLC upon elution. The purification of IgMs from other species and mouse serum has not yet been optimized. Studies in Pierce labs show that MBP does not bind F(ab)2 and Fab. Mannan Binding Protein is immobilized on two supports: agarose and UltraLink Biosupport Medium. The Immuno...
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Anti-Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Immediate Early Antigen Monoclonal Antibody, Unconjugated, Clone 3G9.2 from CHEMICON

Description:... CMV infection 3 hours post-infection exhibiting an intranuclear inclusion staining which reaches peak intensity between 6-24 hours. These antibodies show extremely intense coarsely granular staining. No other nuclear staining or cytoplasmic staining can be observed....
Company:CHEMICON

Spotlight 400N FT-NIR Imaging System from PerkinElmer

Description:...h-quality NIR spectrum and by using Spotlights built-in intelligent software routines, chemical differences between pixels are highlighted images that show the distribution of individual ingredients are quickly displayed. Key Benefits Seamless automation simplifies set-up and measurement, incre...
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Rabbit Anti-Mint3 Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from ABR-Affinity BioReagents

Description:...ptic vesicle fusion machinery. Mint3 is ubiquitously expressed in all tissues and is expressed at the lowest levels in the brain and testis. Studies show that mint3 does not interact with munc-18. Mint3 has been found to interact with the Alzheimers Disease-related amyloid precursor protein (APP) and d...
Company:ABR-Affinity BioReagents

Anti-Cullin-3 (CUL-3) Ab-1 Polyclonal Antibody, Unconjugated from Lab Vision

Description:... it for ubiquitination, which leads to its degradation by protesomes. Cyclin E is an activator of cdk2, which leads the cell to S phase. Cul-3-/- mice show increased accumulation of Cyclin E protein and disruption of normal cell cycle regulation in vivo. Thus Cullin-3 is important in the regulation of S p...
Company:Lab Vision
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Albinism

..., individuals inherit an "albinism gene " from both parents. Where an individual receives one albinism gene and one normal gene, that person will not show outward signs of the condition, but will become a carrier of the recessive gene . Where two carriers of the recessive gene have a child together, t...

Alcohol

...ple alcohols are miscible in organic solvents. This hydrogen bonding means that alcohols can be used as protic solvents . Alcohols, like water, can show either acidic or basic properties at the O-H group. With a pK a of around 16-19 they are generally slightly weaker acids than water , but they ...

Amine

... R groups are simply used to label these groups to differentiate them and show that they may be different (or they could be the same). However, the number subscripts on the H atoms show how many H atoms there are in that group. Primary Amine: ...

Antibody

...eight. Immunoglobulins are all in the gamma region. In some disease states ( myeloma ) a very high concentration of one particular immunoglobulin will show up as a monoclonal band. Isotypes According to differences in their heavy chain constant domains, immunoglobulins are grouped into five cla...

Apoptosis

...ested as well for potentially damaging autoimmune reactions, and those that show high affinity to healthy self antigen are killed via apoptosis. Be aware ...ulated in the brain and lungs, leading to neonatal lethality. These studies show how critical is the role of PS receptor (PSR) in the development of complex...

Archaea

...ell structure and metabolism . However, their genetic transcription and translation - the two central processes in molecular biology - do not show the typical bacterial features, but are extremely similar to those of eukaryotes . For instance, archaean translation uses eukaryotic initiation and...
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Yellow fever

...ting 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 identify cases of yellow fever associated with travel and prevent further spread o...

X-ray diffraction

... basic principles of x-ray diffraction . To measure and analyze. the x-ray diffraction pattern of several specimens. ... ... following figures show experimental x-ray diffraction patterns of cubic SiC ... Players in the Discovery of X-ray Diffraction ... In "Laue" diffraction , the inc...

VNTR

...) is a location in a genome where a short nucleotide sequence is organized as a tandem repeat. These can be found on many chromosomes, and often show variations in length between... VNTR alleles are hypervariable regions of human DNA that differ from each other in: ... VNTR stands for "va...

Vertebrates

...f vertebrates or a vertebrate ... Vertebrates are members of the subphylum ... Vertebrates are members of the larger phylum Chordata, and show all of the major ... Vertebrae differ considerably in form among different groups of vertebrates . ... Vertebrates are also interesting because ...

Vascular plants

...incipal generation phase is the large, dominant, ... Vascular plants show a progression of increasing sporophyte dominance from the ... The vascul...ts appeared by 350 million years ago, with forests ... Vascular plants show a progression of increasing sporophyte dominance from the ... Provides...

Variety

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