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2014-04-09 23:01:31

Join the Irvine Stem Cell Treatment Center for a public seminar on the use of adipose derived stem cells for various degenerative and inflammatory conditions. Irvine, California (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 The Irvine Stem Cell Treatment Center, located in Irvine, California, announces a free public seminar on the use of stem cells for various degenerative and inflammatory conditions. They will be provided by Dr. Thomas A. Gionis, Surgeon-in-Chief. The seminar will be held on April 13. On April...

2014-04-09 16:37:59

The findings shed more light on cancer development and metastasis. The push and pull of physical force can cause profound changes in the behavior of a cell. Two studies from researchers working at the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center reveal how cells respond to mechanical manipulation, a key factor in addressing the underlying causes of cancer and other diseases. The studies, published in Nature Cell Biology and the Journal of Immunology, have their roots in a longtime...

2014-04-09 16:25:44

Organization Closes $265,000 in Investments from Economic Development Funds and Makes Positive Impact at World's Largest Gathering of Angel Investors PITTSBURGH, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse (PLSG), Western Pennsylvania's only pure life sciences investment firm, and managing member of the PLSG Accelerator Fund, LLC reported today a strong first quarter with more than $265,000 in closings in three different portfolio companies including Cohera...

2014-04-09 16:25:20

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k3xnm6/molecular) has announced the addition of the "Molecular Diagnostics in Cancer Testing" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k3xnm6/molecular ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Molecular diagnostics is a rapidly-advancing area of research and medicine, with new technologies and...

2014-04-09 12:31:28

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kbp6dj/strategic) has announced the addition of the "Strategic Development of Neural Stem & Progenitor Cell Products - 2013 Update" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kbp6dj/strategic ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Neurogenesis is the process by which neurons are created. This process is most...

2014-04-08 23:27:12

ALO Drink, the #1 ready-to-drink aloe vera beverage in the U.S. grocery channel, has announced its entire line of aloe vera beverages are now Non-GMO Project Verified. This verification makes ALO Drink the first in its category to receive the respected verification. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 ALO Drink, the #1 ready-to-drink aloe vera beverage in the U.S. grocery channel, has announced its entire line of aloe vera beverages are now Non-GMO Project Verified. This verification...

2014-04-08 23:02:54

New research report “Biosimilar Index: Tracking the Global Biosimilar Pipeline” worked out by FirstWord is now available at MarketPublishers.com London, UK (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 At present, biosimilars and non-comparable biologics (NCBs) are being developed across thirteen discreet therapy areas. There exist around 40 biosimilar and NCB programmes currently in Phase III trials. Moreover, it is known that there are fifteen biosimilar and NCB versions of bevacizumab (Avastin, Roche)...

2014-04-08 23:02:38

Biotechnology Equipment Markets in China a new research report added to ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 China's demand for biotechnology equipment has grown at a fast pace in the past decade. In the next five years, both production and demand will continue to grow. This new study examines China's economic trends, investment environment, industry development, supply and demand, industry capacity, industry structure, marketing channels and major industry...

2014-04-08 23:01:27

Forum to Focus On FDA Requirements, Potential Hurdles and Tips for Developing Therapeutic Products Derived from Human Stem Cells Washington (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 DIA will host a forum called “FDA Regulation of Therapeutic Products Derived From Human Stem Cells: Successfully Navigating the Regulatory Hurdles” during the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting at the San Diego Convention Center from June 15 to 19. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates many therapeutic products derived...

2014-04-08 16:22:59

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Stem Genetics, Inc. (LIFS), an emerging company in the advancement of adult stem cell therapies, today announced the appointments of Dr. Roberto Fernandez Vina, Dr. Ranbir Singh Gill, and Dr. Praveen Gill to its Medical Advisory Board. Dr. Roberto Fernandez Vina Born and educated in Argentina, Dr. Roberto Fernandez Vina, MD Cardiology, is a pioneer in the development of multiple adult stem cell therapies, protocols, and...


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GloFish
2013-10-03 10:12:03

The GloFish is a patented and trademarked brand of genetically modified fluorescent fish. Various GloFish are currently on the market. Zebrafish were the first GloFish that were available within pet stores and are now sold in bright green, red, orange-yellow, blue, and purple fluorescent colors. Recently, Electric Green, Sunburst Orange, and Moonrise Pink colored tetra (Gymnocorymbus ternetzi) and Electric Green tiger barb (Puntius tetrazona) have been incorporated to the lineup. Although not...

Flavr Savr
2013-10-03 09:43:32

Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...

Knockout Mouse
2013-10-02 11:52:01

A Knockout Mouse is a genetically engineered mouse in which researchers have inactivated, or “knocked out,” an existing gene by replacing it or disrupting it with an artificial piece of DNA. The loss of gene activity frequently causes changes in a mouse’s phenotype, which includes appearance, behavior, or other apparent and biochemical characteristics. Knockout mice are significant animal models for studying the role of genes which have been sequenced but whose functions haven’t...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry
2012-06-04 19:33:04

Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry is a peer-reviewed academic journal established in 1979 under the title Journal of Applied Biochemistry and published by Academic Press. It assumed its present title in 1986 and publication was taken over by Portland Press in 1993. It is now published bimonthly by Wiley-Blackwell (since 2011). It is the official journal of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. The journal publishes scholarly Articles and Reviews relating to...

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