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2011-01-13 14:55:04

Adults who take one of the world's most commonly prescribed sleep medications are significantly more at risk for nighttime falls and potential injury, according to a new study by the University of Colorado at Boulder. The study, which involved 25 healthy adults, showed 58 percent of the older adults and 27 percent of the young adults who took a hypnotic, sleep-inducing drug called zolpidem showed a significant loss of balance when awakened two hours after sleep. The findings are important...

2010-12-06 15:52:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Business Ventures, Inc. ("SBV") and affiliates have closed the purchase of the assets in Chapter 11 bankruptcy of E3BioFuels - Mead, LLC ("E3 Mead"). With closing, SBV properly collateralized all the necessary aspects of the patented, closed-loop ethanol production facility. As part of the purchase, SBV secured a super senior position in the facility, as well as, financially restructured the facility so it can operate profitably....

2010-11-22 16:09:19

New study links high prevalence of insomnia and poor quality of life in software engineers Insomnia is bad news for software engineers' quality of life and deserves greater recognition and attention, according to new research by Sara Sarrafi Zadeh and Khyrunnisa Begum from the University of Mysore in India. Their work shows that poor sleep has a bearing on quality of life - affecting physical and mental health in particular - in this group with high levels of job-related stress. Their paper...

2010-11-10 00:00:39

GTL Resources USA Inc. (GTL) and its subsidiary, Illinois River Energy LLC (IRE), today announced the appointment of Jeffrey W. Lemajeur as Chief Financial Officer. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 9, 2010 GTL Resources USA Inc. (GTL) and its subsidiary, Illinois River Energy LLC (IRE), today announced the appointment of Jeffrey W. Lemajeur as Chief Financial Officer. "We are very pleased to add Jeff to our leadership team," stated Richard Ruebe, Chief Executive Officer of GTL and IRE. "He...

2010-10-19 05:30:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: QCOR) today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010 on Thursday, October 28, 2010 after the market close. The Company will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern / 1:30 p.m. Pacific to discuss the Company's third quarter results and current corporate developments. The dial-in number for the...

2010-10-18 23:19:00

POINT RICHMOND, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: TSPT) today announced its preliminary analysis of data from the recently completed Intermezzo® 3.5 mg (zolpidem tartrate sublingual tablet) highway driving study. Transcept is developing Intermezzo® for use as-needed for the treatment of insomnia when a middle of the night awakening is followed by difficulty returning to sleep. In the...

2010-10-06 14:00:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Andersons Marathon Ethanol LLC (TAME), a partnership between The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) and Marathon Petroleum Company LP, a wholly owned subsidiary of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO), announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Continental Carbonic Products, Inc. for the supply of carbon dioxide (CO2) from the TAME plant in Greenville, Ohio. The agreement provides Continental Carbonic a critical input to...

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2010-10-02 05:20:00

A plant that has been used for hundreds of years by indigenous South Africans for reducing stress, relieving hunger, sedating and elevating moods, has now been approved for study and market, and it could soon be for sale over-the-counter worldwide. The plant, sceletium tortuosum, has great potential and could boost the local economy, researchers studying the plant and its effects told the Associated Press (AP). The American pharmaceutical company working on the project said, however, that...

2010-08-31 06:29:00

DALLAS, Texas, August 31, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report, "Renewable Chemicals Market: Winning Imperatives & Market Forecast" ( http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/renewable-chemical-274.html) published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), the renewable chemicals market is expected to grow at an estimated CAGR of 11.66% from 2010 to 2015 and is expected to reach to $67.13 billion in 2015. Renewable ethanol is the most...

2010-06-15 10:27:00

ST. LOUIS, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- "Reunited and it feels so good." Those may be the lyrics to a classic song by Peaches and Herb, but one may suspect they're whistling the tune in Ryan Hunter-Reay's Ethanol USA-Team IZOD® pit at the Iowa Corn Indy 250. At the annual Fuel Ethanol Workshop in St. Louis Monday, ICM, Inc. and Green Plains Renewable Energy, both industry leaders in the development and production of biofuels in the U.S., announced they are teaming up to...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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