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Patients Suffering Stroke, Other Neurologic Conditions Benefit from Movement CHICAGO, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Data presented this week at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) annual
GLEN ELLYN, Ill., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The new Anesthesia Technology degree program at College of DuPage will be the first of its kind in the state of Illinois.
DUBLIN, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9cdqm8/global_insulin) has announced the addition of the "Global
LONDON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Infusion pumps are used to infuse necessary fluids, including medications and/or nutrients, to a patient 's circulatory system.
LONDON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report, The Market for Personalized Gene Therapy Treatments For Cancer provides an exhaustive review of the market potential for relatively new approach
WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the White House released its much awaited plan for protecting American pollinators, which identifies key threats, but falls short of
"A Balanced and Multi-faceted Approach to Enhancing Health of Pollinators" RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling it a "balanced and multi-faceted approach,"
A condition characterized by delayed or absent puberty and an impaired since of smell has been linked to a molecule that plays a key role in the formation of blood vessels and brain wiring.
Could these pollution-busting microbes be a solution for sustainable clean water?
Pandas eat bamboo all day not because they're fat and lazy (ok-maybe they are), but because their tummies just can't digest the fibrous plant.
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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