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2011-10-10 07:00:00

Agile Sciences will collaborate with Dr. Richard Boucher, Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Center at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 10, 2011 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Agile Sciences a Phase I STTR Grant to evaluate the efficacy of Agile Sciencesâ proprietary Agilyteâ“ž¢ anti-biofilm molecules for treating lung infections of cystic fibrosis patients. The molecules will be tested in...

2011-03-21 12:59:28

Today, during the 89th General Session & Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research, held in conjunction with the 40th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Dental Research and the 35th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Dental Research, lead researcher F. Cheni will hold an oral presentation on a research study titled "Biodegradable Tooth-binding Micelles Inhibit Streptococcus mutans (S. mutans) Biofilm Growth." This research was performed under...

2011-02-11 08:33:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nationally-acclaimed researcher and award-winning author Dr. Cynthia C. Chernecky warned in a speech at the 11th National Conference on Cancer Nursing Research that silver treated IV connectors could actually cause potentially deadly infections they were supposed to prevent. After testing antimicrobial effectiveness of three different needleless IV connector devices with silver coated or silver impregnated fluid pathway components, Dr....

2011-01-03 13:49:00

BELGRADE, Mont., Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. ("Bacterin") (OTC Bulletin Board: BIHI), today announced that it is scheduled to present at the upcoming OneMedForumSF 2011, Emerging Company Finance Conference, on Tuesday, January 11, 2011, at 8:30 a.m. (PT) at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco, CA. Guy Cook, founder, chairman and CEO of Bacterin will present the Company's operations and its strategic positioning. Bacterin, founded in 1998...

2010-10-22 09:00:00

BELGRADE, Mont., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BIHI) ("Bacterin"), today announced that it is scheduled to present at the upcoming Singular Research 5th Annual Best of the Uncovereds conference on Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 3:20p.m.(PT) at the Luxe Hotel Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California. Guy Cook, Founder & CEO of Bacterin, and John Gandolfo, Bacterin's chief financial officer, will review and provide an update on the...

2010-10-08 08:02:00

BELGRADE, Mont., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BIHI) ("Bacterin"), today announced Guy Cook, President & CEO of Bacterin will be presenting at the 6th Annual Fall Growth Stock Conference hosted by Security Research Associates, Inc. ("SRA"). The conference will be held on Tuesday, October 26th at the Westin St. Francis in San Francisco. Bacterin is scheduled to present at 1:00 p.m. (PT). The presentation will be broadcast live over...

2010-09-15 19:22:08

New insight into the structure of switchgrass and poplars is fueling discussions that could result in more efficient methods to turn biomass into biofuel. Researchers from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Georgia Tech used small-angle neutron scattering to probe the structural impact of an acid pretreatment of lignocellulose from switchgrass. Pretreatment is an essential step to extract cellulose, which can through a series of enzymatic procedures be converted into...

2010-08-30 07:58:00

BELGRADE, Mont., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BIHI) ("Bacterin"), announced today that it is scheduled to present at the upcoming Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference - Healthcare Track on Wednesday, September 15, 2010, at 10:00 a.m.(ET) at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. Guy Cook, founder, president and CEO of Bacterin, and John Gandolfo, CFO will present the Company's operations and its...

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2010-07-20 09:58:40

By imaging the cell walls of a zinnia leaf down to the nanometer scale, energy researchers have a better idea about how to turn plants into biofuels. In a paper appearing online in the journal Plant Physiology, a team from Lawrence Livermore led by Michael Thelen, in collaboration with researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, has used four different imaging techniques to systematically drill down deep into the cells of Zinnia elegans....


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.