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Disability Community Calls for Consumer Safeguards and Guidance from FDA for New Category of Biologic Drugs WASHINGTON, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
ORLANDO, Fla., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc.
Qrono is one of 16 companies selected to participate in the Pipelines of Promise category. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) April 15, 2015 Qrono is pleased to
Study in Science Translational Medicine Confirms that Many Genetic Alterations Identified by Tumor-Only Sequencing are 'False Positives' BALTIMORE, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Currently, there is no effective treatment for age-related macular degeneration; however, researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles have been developing a promising therapy using stem cells, according to a new report.
New RFID Mobile Case Debuts at LogiMed; Makes Field Inventory Management Easy SAN DIEGO, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The RFID tracking technology that revolutionized medical consignment
WALNUT CREEK, Calif., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Insignia Capital Group today announced the acquisition of metanexgen from DFW Capital Partners and the original Company founders.
International pharmaceutical company opens new headquarters in Ontario MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals Canada Inc., the Canadian affiliate of
Upcoming The Villages, Florida Adult Stem Cell Lectures on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 and Thursday, May 14, 2015 The Villages, Florida (PRWEB) April 14, 2015
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, 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...
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 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 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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