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2014-09-02 04:21:29

Emerging technologies will include 'smaller than a fingernail' nanopatch vaccines LONDON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drug delivery technologies that improve access and overall efficacy are becoming an essential part of the entire drug development process. Pharmaceutical companies are particularly investing billions of dollars in new vaccine delivery technologies in a bid to move away from needles and syringes to skin delivery procedures....

2014-09-02 04:20:51

Goodwin Biotechnology pioneered best-in-class practices for the development of complex Biopharmaceuticals and Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs) LONDON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the mammalian contract manufacturing services market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Goodwin Biotechnology with the 2014 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership. Goodwin Biotechnology's reputation as one of the most trusted providers of mammalian contract...

2014-09-01 23:03:11

The clinic explains why it’s important to take cats to the vet. Oakdale, MN (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 In honor of National Take Your Cat to the Vet Day, which took place on Aug. 22, Animal Emergency & Referral Center of Minnesota (AERC) is offering a few reasons why pet owners should make veterinarian visits a priority for their cats. Many people don’t take their cat to the vet because “there’s nothing wrong” or “it’s too much of a hassle,” but they wouldn’t decide...

2014-09-01 23:02:21

According to new report from BCC Research,the global market for blood-brain barrier (BBB) technology reached $21.8 million in 2013 and is expected to reach $38.7 million in 2014. This is anticipated to further grow to $471.5 million by 2019, which is equivalent to 64.9% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2014 through 2019. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER TECHNOLOGIES AND GLOBAL...

2014-09-01 23:02:19

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Global Bioinformatics Market: Industry Size, Market Share, Trends, Analysis and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Bioinformatics refers to an interdisciplinary approach to store, retrieve, organize and analyze biological and genetic data. A major part of this field comprises of the activity of developing software tools to generate and process useful biological...

2014-09-01 23:01:21

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Oligonucleotide Synthesis Market by Product & Services (Equipment, Reagent, Primer, Probe, Custom Oligos), End-User (Research, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology), Application (Diagnostics, PCR, QPCR, Gene Synthesis, NGS, DNA, RNAi) – Global Forecast to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 The global oligonucleotide synthesis market is expected to reach $1,712.1 million by 2019 from $1,070.7 million in 2014, growing...

2014-09-01 23:01:04

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Liver Diseases Therapeutics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Liver is the largest organ inside the human body. Liver is the one vital organ that helps the body in barring itself from poisons, helps in digestion of food and acts as a store of energy. Liver also plays many important functions such as protein...

2014-09-01 23:01:01

New research study “Early-Stage Minimally-Invasive Biomarkers in Alzheimer's Disease: A Comprehensive Analysis and Market Study of New Developments and Opportunities, 2014” worked out by Biopharm Reports is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Currently, scientists continue to face fundamental challenges in developing more effective treatments for Alzheimer's disease (AD), which reflects their poor understanding of the disease....

2014-09-01 23:00:43

A sneak peek at the confirmed speakers for the 2015 American Sleep and Breathing Academy Conference in Scottsdale, AZ with Pro Player Health Alliance. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Building on the success of the 2014 Sleep & Wellness conference, the American Sleep and Breathing Academy (ASBA) has officially announced its 2015 Sleep & Wellness conference: A Conference for Healthcare Professionals. The event will be taking place at the DoubleTree Resort in Scottsdale,...

2014-09-01 23:00:27

The global western blotting market includes instruments and consumables. Instruments are further classified into manual systems, semi-automated systems, and automated systems. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/western-blotting-market-235810711.html (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 The report “Western Blotting Market by Product (Instruments (Manual/Semi-automated/Automated), Consumables (Kits/Reagents/Membrane), by Application (Disease Diagnosis/Agriculture/Biomedical Research) -...


Latest Biology Reference Libraries

Swabian-Hall Swine
2014-09-02 10:33:37

The Swabian-Hall swine is a breed of domestic pig that originated in the city of Schwäbisch Hall in the Baden-Württemberg region of Germany. It was first developed in 1820 by King William I of Württemberg, who imported Meishan pigs in order to breed them with German landrace pigs to develop a pig with a higher fat content. It became so popular that by 1959 ninety percent of the area’s total pig population belonged to this breed. Despite its prevalence across the state, it was soon...

Ossabaw Island Hog
2014-09-02 09:37:37

The Ossabaw Island hog, also known as the Ossabaw Island, is a breed of pig that developed from a herd of feral pigs on Ossabaw Island, Georgia in the United States. The original population of hogs was brought to the island by the Spaniards during the sixteenth century for the purpose of later consumption, which was a typical practice during Spanish exploration at that time. The pigs became isolated on the island for hundreds of years and had little interaction with domestic pig breeds or...

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...

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  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
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