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2010-07-14 12:53:00

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PURE Bioscience (PURE) announces the following Webcast: What: LHA Life Sciences & Med Tech Day 2010 Presentation When: July 20, 2010 @ 10:30 AM Eastern Where: http://www.investorcalendar.com/ClientPage.asp?ID=160319 Live over the Internet --Simply log on to the web at the How: address above. Contact: Cheryl Palazzo, 212-838-3777, cpalazzo@lhai.com If you are unable to...

2010-06-01 14:01:57

A synthesis of studies of how biodiversity changes reveals trends over space and time Although the tropics appear to the casual observer to be busily buzzing and blooming with life's rich variety when compared with temperate and polar regions"”a fact that scientists have thoroughly documented"”the distribution of species in space and time actually varies around the globe in surprising and subtle ways. So explains Janne Soininen of the University of Helsinki in an article published...

2010-05-03 14:58:00

INDIANAPOLIS, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Indiana and Hoosier communities are bringing national attention to our life sciences strengths. According to a new Battelle/Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) Report, "State BioScience Initiatives 2010", released today at the BIO International Conference in Chicago, Indiana is one of only five states with specialized bioscience employment in three of the four subsectors - Agricultural Feedstock & Chemicals, Drugs & Pharmaceuticals,...

2010-04-27 05:54:00

VIENNA, Austria, April 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- EUCODIS Bioscience, a developer and manufacturer of customized enzymes, and Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany, (MLU), today announced a collaboration agreement for the characterization of novel lipases, phospholipases, and other enzymes that EUCODIS Bioscience is marketing or has under development. "Given the breadth of potential uses of our enzymes, we would like to provide our customers with comprehensive analytical...

2010-04-07 08:30:08

New research finds 4.1 percent loss over 3 decades After increasing during much of the 20th century, forest cover in the eastern United States in recent decades has resumed its previous decline, according to an exhaustive new analysis published in the April 2010 issue of BioScience. The work is described in an article by Mark A. Drummond and Thomas R. Loveland of the US Geological Survey (USGS). During the 19th century and earlier, forests were cleared for agriculture on a large scale, but...

2010-03-17 13:38:00

BOISE, Idaho, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A new professional services company has been launched focused on accelerating the connections of university-based bioscience research with commercial development opportunities. Bioscience Bridge, LLC was formed by Michelle Travis, principal and managing director, along with Mark Stinson, chief strategic officer. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100317/CG72294LOGO) Bioscience Bridge is also supported by a team of consultants with...

2010-02-18 07:00:00

CLAREMONT, Calif., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Southern California bioscience industry is robust and diverse, according to a new study by Professor Steven Casper at Keck Graduate Institute (KGI), sponsored by Southern California Edison. "If you read the popular press on where the bioscience industry is centered, you would conclude that it is in San Francisco, San Diego and Boston," says Casper, KGI's Henry E. Riggs Professor of Management and director of the Master of Bioscience program....

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2010-02-01 13:15:00

New animal tracking techniques suggest the public may accept small, managed populations of wolves in parks Researchers writing in the February issue of BioScience propose reintroducing small, managed populations of wolves into national parks and other areas in order to restore damaged ecosystems. The populations would not be self-sustaining, and may consist of a single pack. But the BioScience authors suggest that even managed populations could bring ecological, educational, recreational,...

2010-01-25 05:00:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Ingenuity Systems, the leading provider of information solutions for life science researchers, today announced the appointment of SeouLin Bioscience Co., Ltd. as the exclusive distributor of IPA in South Korea. "Ingenuity is excited to partner with SeouLin Bioscience - they are a recognized leader in Korea for microarray, cell signaling, and genomics and proteomics products and services," stated Sean Scott, Senior Vice President, Commercial...

2009-11-06 06:09:00

VIENNA, Austria, November 6 /PRNewswire/ -- EUCODIS Bioscience, a company developing, customizing, manufacturing, and marketing enzymes for the chemical industry announced today that it has entered into a research agreement with Bio Sidus, the leading biopharmaceutical company in Latin America. The agreement gives EUCODIS Bioscience exclusive access - for the search of enzymes of interest - to Bio Sidus' proprietary collection of psychrophilic bacteria strains and other organisms...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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