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2013-10-15 23:31:55

Committed to a holistic approach to pain management, The Giving Tree Wellness Centers takes action against breast cancer while offering medical marijuana and other treatment to Arizona residents. North Phoenix and South Mesa, Arizona (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 The Giving Tree Wellness Center, with locations in North Phoenix and Mesa, is a leading alternative healing center and medical marijuana dispensary committed to "making strides" against breast cancer. Staff, patients,...

2013-09-29 23:01:42

The BLS and ACS reports claim that there will be immense job growth in the pharmaceutical sector. Hound mirrors these findings showing 9,620 pharmaceutical jobs on its jobsite. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2013 America’s pharmaceutical industry is expected to produce a number of jobs in the coming years. This is attributed to pharmaceutical companies being well positioned in the country to take advantage of the growing demand for drugs and medical products in emerging economies...

2013-09-19 10:27:10

Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the bacterium that causes tuberculosis may have an Achilles’ heel: It needs a particular enzyme to survive. Inhibiting that enzyme’s function, researchers have shown, will kill the bacteria, pointing toward a design strategy for new TB drugs. To stay ahead in the race against drug-resistant infections, scientists constantly search for and exploit vulnerabilities in deadly bacteria. Now, researchers from Brown and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...

2013-09-17 11:09:09

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found a way to make dramatic improvements to the cancer cell-killing power of vinblastine, one of the most successful chemotherapy drugs of the past few decades. The team’s modified versions of vinblastine showed 10 to 200 times greater potency than the clinical drug. Even more significantly, these new compounds overcome the drug resistance that emerges upon treatment relapse, which renders continued or subsequent vinblastine...

2013-09-04 07:55:12

Electronic devices with touchscreens are ubiquitous, and one key piece of technology makes them possible: transparent conductors. However, the cost and the physical limitations of the material these conductors are usually made of are hampering progress toward flexible touchscreen devices. Fortunately, a research collaboration between the University of Pennsylvania and Duke University has shown a new a way to design transparent conductors using metal nanowires that could enable less...

2013-08-31 23:02:13

Park Systems, a leader in Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) since 1997, is exhibiting at the 246th Fall ACS National Meeting and Exposition Sept 8-12, 2013 in Indianapolis, IN. Showcased at the Park Systems booth will be Park NX10, the industry’s most accurate AFM, and the two new AFM advanced features: Step and Scan Automation, a feature that makes Park AFM very easy to use, and Approach Retract Scanning, a conductive AFM mode that greatly increases the resolution and bandwidth for...

2013-08-30 23:24:44

ACS continues their myShop Student Outreach program into the 2013-14 school year. Marion, IN (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 In an effort to educate students about manufacturing in the woodworking industry, Advanced Cabinet Systems (ACS) developed myShop, an educational program for high school students. myShop is a part of the Architectural Woodwork Institute’s (AWI) Adopt-A-Shop program. For more information about Adopt-A-Shop, visit the AWI website at http://www.awinet.org. Originally...

2013-08-23 23:22:07

ACS has upgraded their estimating technology to simplify their processes and provide more accurate information to customers. Marion, Indiana (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 Advanced Cabinet Systems (ACS) has integrated Alliance Millsoft, a new estimating software for their Marion, Indiana facility. Alliance Millsoft is a company that develops estimating software for the woodworking industry. The decision to upgrade their estimating technology stemmed from a need to simplify the process and...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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