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2014-06-12 04:22:25

BOLOGNA, Italy, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Normix(R) is the only authorized Gastrointestinal antibiotic based on Rifaximin-alpha. No generic version is allowed. With the judgment entered last April 18, the district court of Milan, Italy - the court having original jurisdiction on the matter -denied a request from generic manufacturers to declare Alfa Wassermann's patents on Rifaximin polymorphs invalid. Instead, the court upheld Alfa...

2014-06-05 10:38:27

New Jersey Institute of Technology The 1.6 meter telescope at Big Bear Solar Observatory (BBSO) in California has given researchers unparalleled capability for investigating phenomena such as solar flares. Operated by New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), the BBSO instrument is the most powerful ground-based telescope dedicated to studying the star closest to Earth. On June 2, Distinguished Professor of Physics Haimin Wang joined NJIT colleagues at the 224th meeting of the...

2014-05-29 23:08:02

Alpha Olefin Market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 4.2%, over the next 5 years and reach 4.6 million metric tons by 2018. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/alpha-olefin-market-1282.html. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The report "Alpha Olefin Market By Type (1-Butene, 1-Hexene, 1-Octene, 1-Decene, 1-Dodecene 1-Tetradecene, C16-18, C20), & Applications (LLDPE, HDPE, Detergent Alcohols, Synthetic Lubricants, Polybutene-1, AOS, & Others) - Global...

2014-05-28 08:44:27

Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM), Nagoya University Researchers at ITbM, Nagoya University developed a new nickel catalyst with a "Kabuto-like" structure that was found to catalyze the cross-coupling reaction between carbonyl compounds and readily available phenol derivatives, to form alpha-arylketones, which are found in many biologically active compounds (Kabuto = a helmet worn by Japanese samurai). Professors Kenichiro Itami and Junichiro Yamaguchi of the Institute...

2014-05-28 08:24:06

BRISTOL, Va., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alex Energy, an affiliate of leading U.S. coal supplier Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR), was recognized by the Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative (ARRI) for reforestation activities at the Whitman Surface Mine, also known as Trace Fork Surface Mine. An award was presented by the U.S. Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement and the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection during a ceremony on May 23 in...

2014-05-28 04:24:21

LONDON and TORONTO, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThioBridge(TM) linker to attach cytotoxic payloads to alpha fetoprotein PolyTherics Limited ("PolyTherics"), an Abzena company that provides technologies and services to enable the development of better biopharmaceuticals, today announced a collaboration with Alpha Cancer Technologies Inc. ("ACT"), a Canadian company with a targeted drug delivery platform based on alpha fetoprotein ("AFP"). PolyTherics will produce...

2014-05-27 16:21:25

BRISTOL, Va., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, announced that members of Alpha's management team plan to participate in several investor conferences, including: the Brean Capital 2014 Global Resources & Infrastructure Conference on Wednesday, May 28; the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Energy & Power Leveraged Finance Conference on Wednesday, June 4; the 1(st) Annual Clarkson Capital Markets Coal Roundtable...

2014-05-22 12:28:55

Pinterest announces MarTech Developer alpha, working with select third party software developers to deliver business insights. OKLAHOMA CITY and NEW YORK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Tailwind (http://tailwindapp.com), the Pinterest marketing suite, announces participation in Pinterest's MarTech ("marketing technology") Developer Alpha and launches Tailwind v3, powered by the Pinterest Business Insights API. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140521/90268)...

2014-05-21 11:45:04

Northwestern University Increase in asthma coincides with switch from butter to certain oil-based diets -The good news! Vitamin E in olive and sunflower oils improves lungs A large new Northwestern Medicine® study upends our understanding of vitamin E and ties the increasing consumption of supposedly healthy vitamin E-rich oils -- canola, soybean and corn – to the rising incidence of lung inflammation and, possibly, asthma. The new study shows drastically different health...

2014-05-13 20:22:00

BRISTOL, Va., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) ("Alpha"), a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced the pricing of its private offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 7.50% senior secured second lien notes due 2020. The offering is expected to close on May 20, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. The notes will be guaranteed by each of Alpha's current and future wholly owned domestic subsidiaries that guarantee...


Latest Alpha Reference Libraries

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Barrier Reef Anemonefish, Amphiprion akindynos
2012-05-11 12:04:43

The Barrier Reef Anemonefish (Amphiprion akindynos) is native to the marine lagoons and reefs in the Western Pacific Ocean.  It lives at a depth of around eighty-two feet in temperatures fluctuating between fifty degrees Fahrenheit to 89.6 degrees Fahrenheit. Its range includes northern New South Wales, the Loyalty Islands, Tonga, New Caledonia, Coral Sea, and the Great Barrier Reef. They are typically seen near or within the tentacles of their host anemones. They will inhabit anemones like...

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2007-03-26 13:42:48

The Lemon tetra, Hyphessobrycon pulchripinnis, is a species of tropical freshwater fish which originates from South America, belonging to the family Characidae. It is a small tetra which grows to (5 cm) in length. The species is a long established favorite aquarium fish, being introduced to the aquarium in 1932. Physical Description The lemon tetra is one of the deeper-bodied tetras, contrasting with slender, torpedo-shaped relations such as the cardinal tetra and the rummy nosed tetra,...

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2007-01-21 20:21:17

The African Wild Dog, Lycaon pictus, also known as the African Hunting Dog Cape Hunting Dog, or Painted Hunting Dog, is a mammal of the Canidae family. It is related to the domestic dog. It is the only species in the canid family to lack dewclaws on the forelimbs. They are, as their name indicates, found only in Africa. They are found especially in scrub savanna and other lightly wooded areas. Individuals can easily be recognized in the basis of coat patterns. The pelage is an irregular...

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2007-01-19 20:10:28

The meerkat or suricate is a small mammal and a member of the mongoose family. It inhabits all parts of the Kalahari Desert in southern Africa. A group of meerkats is called a "mob" or "gang". Anatomy The meerkat is a small diurnal mongoose whose weight averages approximately 1.61 lb (731 g) for males and 1.58 lb (720 g) for females. Its long and slender body and limbs give it a body length of 10 to 14 in (25 to 35 cm) and an added tail length of 7 to 10 in (17 to 25 cm). Its tail is...

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