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Algal Growth A Blooming Problem Space Station To Help Monitor

Jessica Nimon, International Space Station Program Science Office NASA's Johnson Space Center The green stuff that clouds up fish tanks – it’s not just an aesthetic annoyance. In fact, if you’ve been watching recent news of algal bloom...

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2014-08-29 23:12:13

The County has given the green light to AltMed to establish a cultivation, processing and dispensing site at a local nursery. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 AltMed, a fully integrated Sarasota company that brings pharmaceutical industry precision to the development and production of medical cannabis, has been granted zoning approval for its primary location in Sarasota County. "Sarasota County officials acted quickly and decisively with a total commitment to attracting new...

2014-08-29 23:11:34

Water Soluble Mineral Product That Ionizes and Dissolves Calcium, Magnesium, Potassium, Bio-carbonates and Iodine (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 IONadd, the first and only ionized mineral supplement in the world. The scientifically proven fact that separates IONadd from other mineral supplements is its absorption rate of greater than 98%. Most mineral supplements have an absorption rate of 10% to 20%. Because of the 98%+ absorption rate, not only is IONadd affordable, but customers get their...

2014-08-29 23:10:42

In light of a recent Zoloft lawsuit filed by a California woman in St. Clair County Circuit Court (Case No. 14-L-594), The Law Office of Melinda J. Helbock A.P.C. announces it continues to offer free case evaluations on behalf of women who took Zoloft while pregnant and whose children were born with congenital defects. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to The Madison-St. Clair Record, a California woman filed a lawsuit against Pfizer Inc., Greenstone LLC and Pfizer R&D...

2014-08-29 23:10:02

For more than a week, Boston’s Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC has been declining offers from participants in the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice Bucket Challenge who wish to make donations for research that does not use human embryonic stem cells or tissues derived from aborted fetuses. The company has informed those wishing to donate that its for-profit status prevents it from inviting or receiving charitable donations. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Due to a...

2014-08-29 23:09:59

Now approaching the one-year mark since its founding, The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC (ASCTC) in Boston, Massachusetts has lined-up participation in three conferences focused on stem cells and regenerative medicine over the next two months. At two of the conferences, ASCTC Director James Sherley will provide updates on the company’s progress with development of its new technology for detecting drug candidates that are toxic to tissue stem cells. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 29,...

2014-08-29 23:05:29

Glenoaks Laser Center now offers a promotion for Botox for the month of September. Glendale, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Glendale Botox experts at Glenoaks Laser Center are now offering a special promotion on Botox throughout the month of September. This special offer features 10 free units of Botox with a purchase of two syringes of Juvederm. Patients can take advantage of this special offer to completely transform the appearance of their skin. The Glendale Botox experts will work with...

2014-08-29 23:04:57

Transparency Market Research published a new report “Global Orthobiologics Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019” to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research “Global Orthobiologics Market” the global orthobiologics market was valued at USD 3,754.6 million in 2012 and is estimated to reach a market worth USD 5,519.9million in 2019at a CAGR of 5.9%...

2014-08-29 23:04:47

The authors of an article in The Journal of Parasitology argue that parasitic manipulations do not just target one area, such as growth or reproduction, but many parasites directly affect the overall form and function of their hosts. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Journal of Parasitology — Parasites are among the most successful organisms on our planet, and scientists need to know more about how they manipulate their hosts. To boost their chances of survival, parasites may slow the growth of a...

2014-08-29 23:04:15

Other Notable Experts – from the Smithsonian to the International Space Station – Take Attendees to Deep Sea and Space Kansas City, Missouri (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 The Linda Hall Library Fall Lecture Series will transport attendees to the Panama Canal, tropical reefs and outer space, educating and entertaining along the way. As the world's foremost independent research library devoted to science, engineering and technology, the Library has secured such notable speakers as double...

2014-08-29 23:03:51

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is submitting the Modified Implant to appropriate companies for their consideration and possible feedback. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 After having a double mastectomy due to cancer an inventor from Harrisburg, Pa., had to have breast reconstruction. She found that the look of conventional enhancement tended to be sub-par, so she decided that there needed to be a solution. The MODIFIED IMPLANT provides a better look for a woman or man...


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Western Clawed Frog, Xenopus, tropicalis
2014-08-21 10:26:56

The western clawed frog is also known as the tropical clawed frog and is found widespread in the regions of Nigeria, Liberia, Gambia, Guinea, Cameroon, the Ivory coast, and surrounding areas. The habitat for the western clawed frog is moist areas in tropical and subtropical rivers, lakes, marshes, swamps, agricultural ponds, and canals. The body color of the western clawed frog is light to dark brown and covered with grey and black spots. The eyes protrude up from the head. Tubercles...

Lake Oku Clawed Frog, Xenopus longipes
2014-08-21 10:22:21

The Lake Oku clawed frog is native to and found exclusively in Lake Oku of Cameroon and is fully aquatic. The lake and surrounding forest are now a nature reserve along with several zoos set up with conservation measures to repopulate the species. This species is listed as critical on the IUCN list. The male of the species can reach 1.5 inches while the female is slightly larger at 1.75 inches. All four feet are webbed and the toes and fingers are clawed, giving this species its name. The...

Fraser’s Clawed Frog, Xenopus fraseri
2014-08-21 10:15:53

The Fraser’s clawed frog also known as Fraser’s platanna is wide spread with an abundant population throughout Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and Rwanda. The habitat of this species of frog is tropical and subtropical lowlands where there are forests, rivers, freshwater lakes, marshes, ponds and streams. The Fraser’s clawed frog is a water dependent species using it for living and...

African Clawed Frog, Xenopus laevis
2014-08-18 16:16:15

The African clawed frog is found in its natural habitat throughout Africa. However, it has been introduced in North America, South America and Europe. This species is fully aquatic and is found abundantly in ponds, lakes, and rivers. The body color of the African clawed frog is a greenish grey and the skin is smooth and slippery with blotches of grey or brown on the back. The belly is a cream colored with a yellow tint. The average length of this species is five inches. The body and head...

Göttingen Minipig
2014-08-13 12:00:03

The Göttingen minipig, also known as the Göttinger, is a domestic breed of miniature pig that was developed in Europe for the purpose of biomedical research. Using pigs in medical research has been popular for centuries, as they show many similarities to the human anatomy. This breed of pig was developed by crossing the Vietnamese potbelly pig with the Minnesota minipig and was later crossed with the German landrace breed to give it a pink or white skin color. It was made available to...

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