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2014-09-22 08:28:11

Presentations include first Phase 2 results evaluating investigational compound Veliparib in patients with non-small cell lung cancer NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) announced that data from several clinical studies evaluating potential new medicines in the company's oncology pipeline will be presented at the upcoming 2014 European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Annual Congress, September 26-30, in Madrid, Spain. Data being presented include results...

2014-09-22 08:28:07

DALLAS, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Cell Line Development Market by Product (Equipment, Media and Reagents), by Source, by type, by Application (Bioproduction, Tissue Engineering & Regenerative medicine, Toxicity Testing, Research, Drug Discovery) - Analysis & Global Forecast to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, analyzes and studies the major market drivers, threats, opportunities, and challenges. Browse...

2014-09-22 08:22:44

New method developed to boost algae production efficiency MITTERTEICH, Germany and KIBBUTZ KETURA, Israel, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCHOTT [http://www.schott.com/tubing/english/index.html ] AG and Algatechnologies Ltd [http://www.algatech.com ]. (Algatech), have signed an R&D agreement to strengthen their partnership following a successful one-year study at Algatech's algae production facility. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140922/706687 )...

2014-09-22 04:22:15

KERRY, Ireland, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Breeding, fertility and health are critical factors for success on-farm. Dairymaster's [http://www.dairymaster.com ] latest product, the much anticipated MooMonitor+ [http://www.dairymaster.com/heat-detection ] that monitors each individual cow's health and fertility has arrived. Launched at Dairymaster's Global Headquarters in Causeway, Co Kerry at an event attended by the European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and...

2014-09-21 23:02:48

Shane Michaels releases a review of Weight Destroyer, the latest weight loss and health improvement guide from fitness expert Michael Wren Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Weight Destroyer, a weight loss and health improvement method developed by fitness expert Michael Wren that has already helped tens of thousands of people finally lose stubborn weight and reverse health conditions like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and accelerated aging has caught the attention of Shane...

2014-09-21 23:02:08

Equinox and Homeostasis are mid-point extremes that modulate our lives much like the serotonin (5-HT, 5-hydroxytryptamine) in our brains. In five (brief) science stories based on new research from the National Institutes of Health (PubMed), author Steve Young found a personal element in the serotonin science: cluster headache relief. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 “Cluster headaches are sometimes called ‘Suicide Headaches’ because the pain is so intense and difficult to...

2014-09-21 23:01:14

The Asia-Pacific gluten-free foods market can be segmented by sales channels, macro indicators, and companies. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-gluten-free-foods-2650312207.html (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 The Asia-Pacific Gluten-free Foods Market report analyzes and segments the concerned market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and projection of revenue. The gluten-free foods market in Asia-Pacific is estimated to grow from $340.8 million in 2013 to $502.5 million by...

2014-09-21 23:01:11

ReportsnReports.com adds “Controlled-release Fertilizers Market by Type (Condensation Products of Urea, Coated & Encapsulated Fertilizers, & N Stabilizers), by Crop Type, & by Geography - Global Trends and Forecast to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Controlled-release or slow-release fertilizers (CRFs or SRFs) are also known as enhanced efficiency fertilizers. These fertilizers release nutrients slowly or gradually into the soil at...

2014-09-20 23:01:25

Theodore B. Travers Family Veterinary Clinic, Oakland, awarded highest level of veterinary hospital excellence on all counts. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 The East Bay SPCA announced today that the Theodore B. Travers Family Veterinary Clinic has achieved the highest level of recognition of veterinary excellence following a thorough evaluation from the American Animal Hospital Association (AHAA). “I’m so proud for our staff to be recognized for their hard work and high...

2014-09-20 16:21:13

Direct Relief steps up private charitable efforts with emergency airlift NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Direct Relief-chartered Boeing 747 departed John F. Kennedy International Airport today with 100 tons of emergency medical assistance for communities gripped by Ebola. The West Africa-bound airlift -- the largest to depart the U.S. since the outbreak began -- arrives in Sierra Leone Sunday morning and Liberia that afternoon....


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Biellese
2014-09-22 08:57:07

The Biellese, also known as the Piemontese Alpina or the Razza d'Ivrea, is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in northwestern Italy in the province of Biella, the area from which it received its name. The origin if this breed is unknown, although it was considered to be a subtype of the Bergamasca breed by some. It is included with sixteen other breeds of autochthonous sheep that are managed by the Associazione Nazionale della Pastorizia. The Biellese held a high population...

Awassi Sheep
2014-09-17 10:42:28

The Awassi sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in the Syro-Arabian desert. Today, it can be found in many areas including Iraq, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Palestine, and Lebanon and it is the most common sheep throughout the Arab countries. This breed is a natural choice to keep in these areas, as it is able to survive in harsh conditions and is able to efficiently provide humans with wool, milk, or meat. However, it is known to adapt to any environment and can forage and...

Natterjack Toad, Epidalea calamita
2014-09-16 16:07:34

The natterjack toad, Epidalea Calamita, formerly Bufo calamita, is a toad endemic to sandy and heathland areas of Europe. The adults are about 60 to 70 millimeters long and are set apart from common toads by a yellow colored line that runs down the middle of the back. They have fairly short legs, and this provides them with a characteristic step, compared to the hopping movement of many other toad species. Natterjacks have a very loud and distinct mating call, amplified by the single vocal...

Ancon Sheep
2014-09-16 09:59:30

The Ancon sheep, also known as the otter sheep or Ancon, is a group of domestic sheep that were developed from a single lamb in Massachusetts in 1791. Although the name “Ancon” was given to this breed, it has also been used to refer to similar breeds including stock from Texas established in 1962 and Norwegian stock that was established in 1919. The phenotype that causes the mutations that are characteristic of the Ancon and other similar breeds has occurred naturally at least four times,...

Afrikaner Sheep
2014-09-16 09:18:15

The Afrikaner sheep, also known as the cape fat tail, is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to South Africa. It is one of the oldest sheep breeds in that area and is a descendant of sheep brought from the Khoikhoin people in the Middle East. There are two types of this breed, known as the Namaqua Afrikaner and the Ronderib Afrikaner, and it is thought that the Ronderib type was the first type of sheep to be introduced into Australia. The Afrikaner sheep is a hardy breed and is known...

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