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2008-11-13 12:00:24

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc. , a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel drugs for cardiovascular disease, today announced financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2008. Net operating loss for the three months ended September 30, 2008 was $3.3 million, or $0.14 per share, compared to $5.5 million, or $0.35 per share, for the same period of 2007. Net operating loss for the nine months ended September...

2008-11-03 09:00:40

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc., , announced today that Peter Strumph, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the following upcoming investor conferences: -- Rodman & Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference at 2:25 p.m. ET in the Kennedy II room on Monday, November 10, 2008 at The Palace Hotel in New York, NY. -- Lazard Capital Markets 5th Annual Healthcare Conference at 9:00 a.m. ET on Wednesday, November 19, 2008 in the La Maisonette I...

2008-10-01 09:00:49

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc., , announced today that Peter Strumph, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Maxim Group Growth Conference on Tuesday, October 7, at 9:00 a.m. EDT at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. Mr. Strumph will provide a company overview and update on the status of Nile's current clinical development programs. The presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting the Investor Relations section of...

2008-09-30 06:00:33

Text of report in English by UN sponsored Radio Miraya FM website, Juba on 30 September The campaign to immunize against polio is still going on in rural areas of Central and Eastern Equatoria States. [Southern Sudan]. The delay is attributed to rain fall which has denied accessibility to the areas during the rainy season. The director of community based health care, and immunization in the GoSS Ministry of Health in Juba, Dr Anthony Lako, said that the three-day vaccination exercise,...

2008-09-14 15:00:14

The Steering Committee for Egyptian cooperation with the Italian Ministry of Environment has agreed on 12/9/2008 to fund a project implemented by the Egyptian Regional Center and Water Studies in Iraq to maintain the inland water areas in Iraq which areconsidered to be the source of living for many people working in fishing and animal husbandry. The Head of the Regional Center and Water Studies said that the project aims to create water areas which is a key stations settled by migratory birds...

2008-09-02 15:00:13

Water Resources and Dr. Mahmoud Abu Zeid said that flood waters is continuing to reach High Dam Lake on daily basis and we are storing amount of it and the rest issued for daily use of agriculture, industry and drinking water which is reaching now almost 235 million cubic meters a day. Flood water coming out of Tana Lake on the Ethiopian plateau reaches the High Dam Lake in just ten days, he added. This comes as a result of heavy rain fall on the Ethiopian plateau.The flood water runs 1341 km...

2008-08-27 09:01:28

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc., , today announced that Peter Strumph, Chief Executive Officer of Nile, will present at the NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry conference on Thursday, September 4, at 1:30 p.m. EDT at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York City. Mr. Strumph will provide a company overview and update on the status of Nile's current clinical development programs. The presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting...

2008-08-20 03:00:41

Text of report in English by UN sponsored Radio Miraya FM website, Juba on 20 August At least 17 children are reported to have died as a result of measles outbreak in Lungochuk County, in Upper Nile State bordering Ethiopia. Disclosing this in an interview with Miraya FM today, the director of vaccination in Upper Nile State Ministry of Health Dr Peter Oganjok said, reports received thus far confirms that at least 17 children are said to have died as a result of measles in the area. Dr...

2008-08-15 09:00:49

Vangold Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: VAN)("Vangold") have increased their land holdings in the West Nile District of Uganda (Kilo Moto) from 400 square kilometers to 1350 square kilometers. Having recently completed a reconnaissance exploration program in the West Nile (See July 30th 2008 press release), and in result of the recent discovery of Kibalian rock formations, (which are the source rocks for the large gold mines being developed in the DRC), Vangold has been granted 5 new exploration...

2008-08-07 09:00:56

More oil, natural gas discovered in western Uganda KAMPALA, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Tullow Oil, a company exploring for oil in western Uganda, announced on Wednesday that it had struck oil and natural gas deposits at Kasamene-1 exploration well, located in Butiaba region in the Lake Albert Rift Basin. The London-based company said in a statement on its website that exploration at Kasamene-1 encountered over 31 metres of net oil pay and at least six metres of net gas pay. "Downhole...


Latest Nile Reference Libraries

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Nile Puffer, Tetraodon lineatus
2013-02-18 09:52:03

Image Credit: Earedien/Wikipedia The Nile puffer is also known as the fahaka pufferfish, globe fish, or lineatus puffer. It is a tropical freshwater puffer found in the river basins of Africa, mainly in the Nile and surrounding rivers. The fish will live in weed beds, and in any other vegetation-rich habitat. It can also be found in open water. If kept as a pet it is best to keep it solitary. The Nile puffer is territorial and aggressive toward other fish. Even young Nile puffer will...

Marbled Lungfish, Protopterus Aethiopicus
2012-12-25 12:06:57

The marbled lungfish is found mainly in the Nile river, in the northeastern continent of Africa. It also is found in such lakes as the Albert, Edward, Tanganyika, Victoria, Nabugabo, No and Kyoga, all centrally located in Africa at the southern end of the Nile. They live in the shallow areas of these lakes, streams, rivers, and swamps. During the dry season, many of the areas will dry up and when this occurs the marbled lungfish will bury themselves in the mud leaving just a small opening...

Nile Lechwe, Kobus megaceros
2012-09-10 17:01:29

The Nile lechwe (Kobus megaceros), a species of antelope, is also known as Mrs Gray's lechwe, the waterbuck, or the wasserbock. It can be found in Ethiopia and Sudan, where it prefers a habitat within grasslands, steppes, wetlands, coastal areas, or swamplands with water reaching a depth between 3.9 and 16 inches. Leopold Fitzinger first described this antelope in 1855. The Nile lechwe varies in size depending on sex, with males typically reaching a weight of up to 260 pounds and females...

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2012-06-19 04:35:28

Symbol: AGAF Group: Monocot Family: Liliaceae Synonyms:   AGUM Agapanthus umbellatus L'Her. Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Liliopsida – Monocotyledons Subclass   Liliidae Order   Liliales Family   Liliaceae –...

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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.