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2014-02-28 23:20:55

Fructose administration rapidly induces oxidative stress that triggers compensatory hepatic metabolic changes leading to increased blood levels of insulin and triglycerides and increased insulin resistance. Wyckoff, NJ (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 A study* performed by Castro, M.C. et al. on rats was undertaken to determine if the oxidative stress induced changes in liver carbohydrate metabolism could be prevented by the co-administration of a racemic form of alpha lipoic acid. Rats fed...

2014-02-26 00:22:23

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Galderma portfolio expands to offer a fast onset and long-acting alpha-2 adrenergic receptor agonist - Galderma, a leading global pharmaceutical company exclusively focused on dermatology, today announced that the European Commission has granted Marketing Authorisation in Europe for Mirvaso(R) (brimonidine) 3 mg/g gel. To view the Multimedia News Release, please...

2014-02-21 23:24:20

Alpha Brain reviews have been popping up all over the Internet and GentlemensUniversity.com reveals the truth about this brain supplement that claims to help in nerve growth for better brain development. Houston, TX (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 Onnit Labs Alpha Brain, a brain supplement that promises to provide its users various benefits, the most important of which are razor-sharp focus, increased mental drive, and vivid and lucid dreams has caught the attention of...

2014-02-21 16:20:56

BRISTOL, Va., Feb. 21, 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 BMO Capital Markets 23(rd) Global Metals & Mining Conference on Monday, February 24, 2014; the Simmons & Company International 14(th) Annual Energy Conference on Thursday, February 27, 2014; Barclays Metals and Materials Cross Asset Forum on...

2014-02-14 23:01:28

Results from Alpha BRAIN™ Pilot Study to Be Presented at the International Neuropsychological Society Annual Conference Austin, Texas (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Results from a pilot study entitled “A Proof of Concept Study for a Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Parallel Group, Efficacy Study of Alpha BRAIN™ Administered Orally,” conducted by the Boston Center for Memory will be presented at the annual International Neuropsychological Society (INS) meeting in Seattle,...

2014-02-11 23:00:24

The Sony Alpha A6000 Mirrorless digital camera offers a 24.3MP APS-C-sized Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processor, and Sony introduces a new cutting-edge 70-200mm lightweight telephoto zoom lens, which is ideal for full-frame E-mount cameras. NYC, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Sony Unveils the Alpha A6000 Mirrorless digital camera featuring a 24.3MP APS-C-sized Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processor, which work together to produce high-resolution, well-detailed...

2014-02-11 12:22:38

DUBLIN, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/r7kblj/alpha_olefin) has announced the addition of the "Alpha Olefin Market by Type & Applications - Global Trends & Forecast To 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/r7kblj/alpha_olefin ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Linear alpha olefins are vital industrial alpha-olefins,...

2014-02-10 16:22:52

BRISTOL, Va., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), today announced that the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of West Virginia (USAO SDWV) has closed the Non-Prosecution Agreement (NPA) the company entered into on Dec. 6, 2011. On April 5, 2010, an explosion at the Upper Big Branch Mine (UBB), operated by a subsidiary of Massey Energy Co., claimed the lives of 29 miners. Alpha Natural Resources acquired Massey Energy more than a...

2014-02-06 16:22:05

BRISTOL, Va., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In continuing efforts to enhance servicing of international customers and take advantage of expanding European markets, Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced that subsidiary Alpha Coal Sales International Limited will open a London office. "Our intent is to build an export platform for U.S. thermal coal that has long-term potential," said Alpha's Chief Commercial Officer Brian Sullivan....

2014-02-03 16:22:15

BRISTOL, Va., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal supplier, is pleased to announce that four of its affiliate operations have been honored by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and the West Virginia Coal Association for exemplary performance in protecting the environment, reclamation, reforestation, community outreach and enhancing post-mining land use. The awards were presented during the 41st annual West Virginia...


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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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Word of the Day
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.