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The European trauma fixation devices market is mainly driven by the rise in the number of trauma cases and aging population.
Cure HHT, the only US nonprofit organization that supports HHT patients and their families, is happy to announce the winners of the 2015 Young Scholar Research Grants.
InSilico Medicine, Inc.: Popularized in the movie “The Social Network”, hackathons are marathon coding festivals where software developers and scientists collaborate, usually to solve a business
Project Leadership Associates (PLA) has received the Microsoft Azure Award for Ebola Research to support a leading-edge cloud computing project focused on stopping the deadly impact of this infectious
VetriScience® Laboratories, maker of GlycoFlex®, is proud to announce two new additions to its veterinarian exclusive Pro Line of nutritional supplements for dogs and cats: GI Balance
DENVER, CO, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Balkan Herbal Industries announced its website launch this morning, inclusive of a promotional offer to website visitors for a
LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The FDA's declaration on March 20(th) that the genetically engineered non-browning apple and potato "are as safe and nutritious as their
Up to 92 percent reduction in transthyretin protein in patients with familial amyloid polyneuropathy CARLSBAD, Calif., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Get your dog from nuisance to neighborly MISSION, Kan., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) There's a reason why they are called fur babies.
Selected by Canada's Top 100 Employers TORONTO, April 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has earned a national honor.
Ipomopsis polyantha is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Pagosa skyrocket and Archuleta County standing-cypress. The plant is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. I. polyantha can be found growing naturally only in the United States, specifically in Colorado. It can be found in one county, Archuleta County. It is found only in Ponderosa pine and oak forests, growing in soil derived from Mancos Shale. As recently as 2011, the plant was listed as...
Elingamita is a genus consisting of one single tree/shrub species. The single species is the Elingamita johnsonii plant. Elingamita is a member of the Myrsinaceae family. Elingamita johnsonii plants can be found growing naturally only on the Three Kings Islands of New Zealand. The plant may grow as a small tree or as a shrub in forest and coastal scrub habitats. Due to the species limited areas of growth the genus is vulnerable to extinction due to fire or unforeseen events. Elingamita...
Poli’s stellate barnacle (Chthamalus stellatus) is a species of acorn barnacle that can be found in Southern Europe, South West England, and Ireland attached to rocky shorelines. It prefers to reside in warmer waters in areas that are less protected than bays, where it will attach itself to rocks and other hard materials. Poli’s stellate barnacle is typically cone shaped but can be shaped like a tube when living in large colonies and reaches a size of up to .55 inches. It is covered by...
The wharf roach (Ligia exotica) is a species of sea slater and crustacean that is thought to be native to the Mediterranean Sea and Western Europe, although some experts suggest it is native to the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean. It can be found in many temperate and tropical waters throughout the world, most likely due to unintentional shipping. This lives in crevices of rocks and cliffs just above the water line, as well as in jetties and the walls of harbors. The wharf roach reaches a...
Dodecatheon poeticum is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Poet’s shooting star or the Narcissus shooting star. Its common names are referring to the plant’s unique flowers. D. poeticum is a member of the Primulaceae family. The plant is indigenous to western North America. D. poeticum grows in woodlands that see plenty of moisture in the springtime and drier summertime months. The plant prefers wide-open areas in direct sunlight....
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