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2014-10-22 23:11:38

Committing to a consistent, clinical program in elective single embryo transfer (eSET), physicians and embryologists at Pacific Fertility Center (PFC) have achieved high pregnancy rates without the risks commonly linked to multiple births. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Committing to a consistent, clinical program in elective single embryo transfer (eSET), physicians and embryologists at Pacific Fertility Center (PFC) have achieved high pregnancy rates without the risks...

2014-10-22 23:11:31

Montclair Veterinary Hospital Recognizes Adopt-a-Dog Month Oakland, California (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 There are still nearly 4 million dogs surrendered to shelters each year according to the American Humane Association. Adopting a furry friend from a local shelter is the perfect place to find dogs of every type, size, age and personality—all waiting for a loving home. In recognition of Adopt-a-Dog Month in October, the experts at Montclair Veterinary Hospital are detailing several...

2014-10-22 23:09:37

Climate scientists, high-profile television, film and theatrical works, and ethical business honored with Pongo Environmental Award at Orang Utan Republik Foundation's Annual Fundraiser. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Actor and activist Ed Begley, Jr. joined leading environmentalists, animal rights activists, and NASA’s climate scientists in Beverly Hills on Sunday, October 19th for the Orang Utan Republik Foundation’s (OURF) annual fundraiser and 2014 Pongo...

2014-10-22 23:08:02

M.I.T. Biotechnology Professor to Help Expand Company’s Technical Portfolio and Seek New Solutions for Treatment of Bacterial Infections and Biofilms WALTHAM, MA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Akeso Biomedical, Inc., a privately held company developing new solutions for the treatment of bacterial infections, microbial biofilms, and chronic wounds, announced that Dr. Anthony J. Sinskey has joined its board of directors. Dr. Sinskey is a Professor of Microbiology and Engineering Systems at The...

2014-10-22 23:07:13

One of the nation’s leading online retailers of discount aquarium supplies is now offering a unique kind of refrigerated foods. Altamonte Springs, FL (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 When it comes to quality of life for fish, the type of food they are being fed is crucial to health and survival, and thanks to a new offering by Salty Supply, fish owners now have the ability to get high quality marine fish foods at an affordable price. “Salty Supply is taking the next step in providing...

2014-10-22 23:06:39

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Perjeta & Kadcyla (HER2-Positive Breast Cancer) – Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023” to its store. This report focuses on the current treatment landscape, unmet needs, current pipeline, and commercial opportunities in the HER2-positive breast cancer market. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 "Perjeta (HER2-Positive Breast Cancer) – Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023" HER2-positive breast cancer is the second most common cancer in...

2014-10-22 23:04:40

A special issue of Rangelands explores California's diverse plant and wildlife species. Meanwhile these articles address changes in agricultural production, land usage, and shifts by people from urban to rural areas all in an attempt to answer the question: "What does this mean for range management?" (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Rangelands—California’s rangelands feature an enormous diversity of plant and wildlife species. Identifying this diversity and how it influences the...

2014-10-22 23:04:04

With CNN reporting in an article on 10-20-14 the Pentagon getting ready to deploy Strike Teams to deal with new Ebola outbreaks across the USA, Remote Accountant, LLC, a online remote accounting, bookkeeping and tax firm advises businesses to outsource key employees and local vendors to prepare for business operations continuity. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 With CNN reporting in an article on 10-20-14 the Pentagon getting ready to deploy Strike Teams to deal with new Ebola...

2014-10-22 23:03:58

Protect pets from unsafe tricks ‘n’ treats during the haunted holiday. NEW YORK (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Halloween can be a fun-filled holiday for children and adults, but scary costumes, decorations and toxic treats can be frightening and dangerous for household pets. To help pet owners avoid the real-life nightmare of a vet visit during the witching hour, the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) released a list of the top five threats to...

2014-10-22 23:03:00

Amid the Ebola outbreak and continuing threats to peace and security around the world, a majority of Americans agree that working through the United Nations is the best course of action. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 A new poll released today by the Better World Campaign finds that voters recognize that a strong partnership between the U.S. and the United Nations is essential to addressing the toughest challenges facing our world today. “As pressing international issues...


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Papaver rhoeas
2014-10-16 11:37:39

Papaver rhoeas is a species of flowering plant. The common, widespread plant may also be referred to as the Corn poppy, the Corn rose, the Field poppy, Flanders poppy, the Red poppy, the Red weed coquelicot and the Headache. This member of the poppy family Papaveraceae, can be found in Europe in agricultural fields, roadsides and wasteland. The plant is known to give off a foul odor and is considered an agricultural weed. P. rhoeas will often flower in late spring or in the warmer fall...

Papaver orientale
2014-10-16 11:34:49

Papaver orientale is a species of flowering plant. This perennial plant (surviving more than 2 years)may also be referred to as the Oriental poppy and it is a member of the Papaveraceae family. P. orientale can be found in northeastern Turkey and northern Iran. P. orientale commonly grows between 2 and 3 feet and its flowers will commonly bloom from June till July. Flowers are scarlet red, orange or pink in color with purple centers. Long stalks produce thistle-like gray or green leaves...

Papaver nudicaule
2014-10-15 11:29:10

Papaver nudicaule is a flowering plant species. This species may also be referred to as the Arctic poppy or the Iceland poppy. The species belongs to the Papaveraceae family. This plant is a short- lived species that is commonly grown as a biennial or annual plant. P. nudicaule plants can be found in the Asian mountain areas and north into arctic regions in Europe and North America. P. nudicaule produces large, fragrant flowers that can be grown in a variety of different colors from white,...

Nelumbo nucifera
2014-10-15 11:26:21

Nelumbo nucifera is a flowering plant species. This plant may also be commonly referred to as the Indian lotus, the Sacred lotus, Bean of India or simply, Lotus. N. nucifera is an aquatic plant and along with one other species, it makes up the Nelumbonaceae family. The species is a perennial plant meaning it lives longer than 2 years. In fact, the oldest lotus germination was found in northeastern China and came from seeds that were 1,300 years old. N. nucifera is rooted on the bottom of...

Karakul
2014-10-14 10:22:10

The Karakul, also known as the Qaraqul, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in Central Asia and is thought to have been raised in that area since 1400 BC. Because it has been raised in the desert regions of Central Asia, it is extremely hardy and can survive in arid conditions with little water by storing fat in its tail. This breed is raised in the deserts of Namibia and was introduced into that area by German scientists during the early twentieth century. The Karakul often...

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