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2014-07-08 23:10:46

Art Exhibition “Biodiversity” at The Greller Gallery Opens July 12 With Special Private Event San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 There will be a private kickoff event exclusively sponsored by Diamondback Drugs of Arizona on Saturday, July 12th at 7:30pm, to celebrate the opening of a new exhibition of fine art photography. South Texas Veterinary Ophthalmology (STVO) and South Texas Veterinary Specialists (STVS) host the 4-month photography exhibit called “Biodiversity,”...

2014-07-08 23:09:30

Market Size - $1,136.2 million in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 15.0%, Market Trends– Introduction of ultra-long and ultra-fast acting insulin such as Tresiba new report by Grand View Research. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/cis-insulin-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The CIS market for insulin and insulin products is expected to reach USD 3,008.5 million by 2020 growing at a CAGR of 15.0%, according to a new study...

2014-07-08 23:07:36

According to a new report from BCC Research,the global market for sleep-aid products is expected to grow to $76.7 billion by 2019, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.6%. The sleep apnea products and diagnostics market is projected to move at a tremendous 11.3% CAGR. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, SLEEP AIDS: TECHNOLOGIES AND GLOBAL MARKETS, the global market for sleep-aid products is...

2014-07-08 23:03:22

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Cardiovascular Monitoring and Diagnostic Devices Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/crdiovascular-monitoring-diagnostic-devices.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research...

2014-07-08 23:02:49

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “World Glucose Self-Testing Markets” and “U.S. Glucose Testing Markets” to its store. The report describes the specific market segments for blood glucose testing and diabetes management in the U.S. and the world market. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 World Glucose Self-Testing Markets The purpose of this World Glucose Self-Testing Markets (http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/world-glucose-self-testing-markets-market-report.html) report is to provide a...

2014-07-08 20:22:29

Each Of The 440,000 Square Foot Greenhouse Facilities Utilize Cutting Edge Technologies To Grow High Yields Of Nutrient Rich Organic Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs, And Nutraceuticals ORLANDO, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The largest organic hydroponic greenhouse project in Florida, constructed by OrganicaWorld, LLC, is scheduled to be complete Fall of 2014. OrganicaWorld, LLC is a world leader of organic greenhouse technology and growing. The 440,000 square foot state of...

2014-07-08 16:25:49

Adds Specialized Anatomic Pathology Services FORT MYERS, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEO),a leading provider of cancer-focused genetic testing services, today announced that it has acquired Path Labs, LLC d/b/a Path Logic. Path Logic is a leading provider of specialized anatomic pathology services to Hospitals and physicians in Northern California. Path Logic provides high-quality Anatomic Pathology services with significant expertise in the...

2014-07-08 15:01:02

University of Adelaide Research led by the University of Adelaide has provided new insights into how the HIV virus greatly boosts its chances of spreading infection, and why HIV is so hard to combat. HIV infects human immune cells by turning the infection-fighting proteins of these cells into a "backdoor key" that lets the virus in. Recent research has found that another protein is involved as well. A peptide in semen that sticks together and forms structures known as "amyloid fibrils"...

2014-07-08 14:56:12

Neural Regeneration Research Previous studies have indicated that electrical stimulation of the cerebellar fastigial nucleus in rats may reduce brain infarct size, increase the expression of Ku70 in cerebral ischemia/reperfusion region, and decrease the number of apoptotic neurons. In vitro studies have confirmed that Ku70 can mediate cellular apoptosis by interfering Bax. Dr. Jingli Liu and her team, the First Hospital Affiliated to Guangxi Medical University, China, presumed that the...

2014-07-08 14:45:18

Virginia Tech Virginia Tech researchers discover which genetic changes pass the test of extremely different ecologies Scientists have long puzzled over the genetic differences between fruit flies that live hardly a puddle jump apart in a natural environment known as "Evolution Canyon" in Mount Carmel, Israel. Now, an international team of researchers led by scientists with the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech has peered into the DNA of these closely related flies...


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Boran Cattle
2014-07-12 10:36:21

The Boran is a breed of beef cattle that has been in eastern Africa for over 1,000 years. The Kenyan Boran was developed from native shorthorn Zebu cattle in southern Ethiopia. The Boran Cattle Breeders Society has managed and bred the cattle since 1951. There were 454 ranches in the country that raised the Boran as of 2008. These ranches are part of five different types; group ranches, private company ranches, co-operative ranches, public company ranches and government ranches. The...

Belgian Blue Cattle
2014-07-09 14:37:46

The Belgian Blue is a breed of beef cattle originating in Belgium. It was developed in the 1800s by crossbreeding local cattle with a Shorthorn breed from the United Kingdom. It is quite possible that the Charolais cattle was also used in the development of the Belgian Blue. A modern breed of the Belgian blue was developed in the 1950s by Professor Hanset while working at an artificial insemination facility in the Liege province. The breed was introduced to the United States in 1978 by...

Arouquesa Cattle
2014-07-04 10:20:33

The Arouquesa is a breed of cattle from Portugal and is in protected geographical status. Its range of habitat is restricted to the Northern Portuguese districts of Viseu, Aveiro, Porto and Braga. It is a small breed with the cow only reaching a height of about 48 inches and weighing between 790 and 950 pounds. The bull is slightly bigger at about 52 inches high and will weigh about the same as the cow. The color is a light brown, but the bull will be a little darker than the cow. There...

Ankole-Watusi Cattle
2014-07-04 10:10:48

The Ankole-Watusi is a breed of cattle native to Africa. It is also known as the Anokle longhorn. The Ankole-Watusi have been illustrated on ancient rock paintings, Egyptian art and on pyramid walls. A breed called the Sanga spread to eastern Africa and became the base stock for many of the African breeds of cattle. The Nkole tribe’s Sanga cattle is called the Ankole and in Rwanda and Burundi it is called the Watusi. The original Ankole-Watusi cattle owned by chiefs and kings were...

Working horse
2014-06-14 10:44:57

The Fouta is a breed of horse originating from Senegal, West Africa. Also known as the Foutanke, the horse was developed from crossing the Fleuve and M’Bayer breeds resulting in a light work horse. The Fleuve horse is also found in Senegal, West Africa. This light horse was bred from crossing Barb horses with local ponies. The M’Bayer also evolved from the Barb horse and originated in the Baol region of Senegal. This breed is usually bay or chestnut. The average horse in Senegal is...

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