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2014-02-11 10:45:41

Researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) and Carnegie Mellon University have introduced a unique micro-robotic technique to assemble the components of complex materials, the foundation of tissue engineering and 3D printing. Described in the Jan. 28, 2014, issue of Nature Communications, the research was conducted by Savas Tasoglu, PhD, MS, research fellow in the BWH Division of Renal Medicine, and Utkan Demirci, PhD, MS, associate professor of Medicine in the Division of...

2014-02-05 23:02:01

MegaFood Receives Seal from the Non-GMO Project for 37 Additional Products Derry, NH (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 MegaFood has received the Non-GMO Project Verified seal from the Non-GMO Project for thirty-seven products in its line of whole food supplements, bringing the total of their Non-GMO Project Verified products to forty-two. The Non-GMO Project is a third party certification program that assures a product has been produced according to consensus-based best practices for GMO...

2014-02-05 08:29:47

Offers broad range of regenerative therapy solutions COLUMBIA, Md., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACell, Inc., a leading regenerative medicine company focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of tissue repair products, today announced that it has expanded the MatriStem® Pelvic Floor Matrix product portfolio with the addition of four device sizes. The addition of four new sizes to the portfolio offers a broad range of viable solutions for physicians treating...

2014-01-31 23:02:54

Recognizing the Outstanding People, Organizations and Technologies That Have Significantly Changed, Impacted, and Advanced the Efficiency of Biotherapeutic Development and Manufacturing; Awards Nominations Open Through June, 2014 New York, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 BioProcess International (BPI), a business-to-business publication dedicated to delivering cutting-edge information focused on the development and manufacture of biopharmaceuticals, vaccines, cell therapies and therapeutics,...

Cancer Genomics Knowledge Expanded By Broad Institute Researchers
2014-01-26 06:09:02

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A research team led by the Broad Institute has released the findings of a landmark study across many cancer types. The findings, published in Nature, reveal that the universe of cancer mutations is much bigger than scientists previously thought. For their study, the team analyzed the genomes of thousands of patients' tumors, which allowed them to expand the list of known genes tied to these cancers by 25 percent. The study also...

2014-01-24 23:02:49

In response to an article on Food Navigator, Colle Farmers Market, a leading online farmers market, discusses how GMO labeling could push the growth of organic food sales. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an online farmers market, responds to an article by Food Navigator on January 6, which suggests that the controversy over GMO labeling could spark an increase in sales of certified organic products. According to the Food Navigator article titled “GMO labeling...

2014-01-17 23:03:38

Bioinformatics Market report categorizes and analyzes the global bioinformatics market on the basis of sectors, product and services, and applications. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/bioinformatics-39.html. (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 The "Bioinformatics Market By Sector (Molecular Medicine, Agriculture, Research & Forensic), Segment (Sequencing Platforms, Knowledge Management Tools & Data Analysis Services) & Application (Genomics, Proteomics & Drug...

2014-01-13 16:26:06

DUBLIN, Ireland, January 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gxn8lj/bioinformatics) has announced the addition of the "Global Bioinformatics Market 2013 - 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gxn8lj/bioinformatics ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Based on the use of bioinformatics, the various sectors covered in this report are medicine,...

non GMO Food
2014-01-13 12:47:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Just fifteen years ago, if you weren't a geneticist or an executive in a large agricultural firm, the acronym GMO didn't mean much to you. Today, almost anyone who has been a grocery store is familiar with the term, though few may actually know what it means. A non-GMO food is a food that has not had its genetic material (DNA) artificially altered in a laboratory using the techniques of genetic engineering. The reasons for...

2014-01-07 23:24:15

Hope Foods, parent company of Hope Hummus, Hope Dips, Hope Spreads and Hope Crafted, announced Monday the certification of all of its product lines by the Non-GMO Project. The Non-GMO Project, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, offers North America’s only third party verification and labeling for non-GMO (genetically modified organism) food and products. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Hope Foods, parent company of Hope Hummus, Hope Dips, Hope Spreads and Hope Crafted, announced...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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