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Researchers Create Vaccine For Dust Mite Allergies

Researchers Create Vaccine For Dust Mite Allergies

Richard C. Lewis, University of Iowa Vaccine reduced lung inflammation to allergens in lab and animal tests If you’re allergic to dust mites (and chances are you are), help may be on the way. Researchers at the University of Iowa have...

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2014-07-23 23:29:29

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) for its outstanding commitment to verifying homes with improved indoor air quality through participation in the Indoor airPLUS program. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) for its outstanding commitment to verifying homes with improved indoor air quality through participation in the Indoor airPLUS program. SWA was one...

2014-07-22 08:24:48

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- EcoFactor®, the leader in cloud-based home energy services, was awarded U.S. Patent 8,751,186 for the use of connected thermostats to calculate the dynamic thermal properties of buildings. It is the 20th patent EcoFactor has received for its award-winning approach to energy management and intelligent home automation. EcoFactor's latest patent further extends its coverage of key technologies involved in the use of big data to manage energy...

2014-07-19 08:20:47

The surprising facts about indoor air pollution are sobering, but the risks can be reduced through efficient air filtration. NEW YORK, July 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Air Filtration News - With the average American spending some 90 percent of their time indoors, the quality of indoor air is of paramount importance for health, productivity, and comfort. Yet while many individuals are aware of -- and rightly concerned by -- high levels of outdoor air pollution, one statistic may...

2014-07-17 08:28:56

BURNABY, British Columbia, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TechSci Research [http://www.techsciresearch.com ] releases new market research report, 'India Air Purifiers Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2018' ( http://www.techsciresearch.com/2411) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140117/663730) The quality of air in India is depleting day-by-day due to the continuously intensifying pollution. India is considered to be the third most polluted country in...

2014-07-15 23:09:34

When searching for a solution to dust, pet dander or even odor problems, an air purifier can be effective but is often overlooked. Alen Corporation, an Austin, TX-based air purification company, is changing this perspective with the launch of the new Alen BreatheSmart FIT50 HEPA Air Purifier. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Similar to pollutants in your water, contaminants in your air cannot always be seen, so the average person rarely recognizes them as a problem. Just as water...

2014-07-10 23:02:38

Summer is the best time to schedule a duct cleaning. Beltsville, MD (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Summer is the time for sunshine, pool parties and relaxing on the beach. It’s also a great time to get some work done around the house. This summer season, take a break from relaxing in the sun and check to see if duct cleaning should be scheduled. EnviroGreen MD Duct Cleaning and Mold Removal is ready to help all their customers take care of their air duct cleaning needs. To find out if duct...

2014-07-10 23:02:37

Summer is the best time to get duct cleaning done. White Plains, NY (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Many may be wondering if they need duct cleaning for their home in the summer. EnviroGreen Restoration is here to answer all homeowners’ questions about duct cleaning and get their homes in tip top shape this summer season. Duct cleaning is a necessary regular service for a home’s ventilation system to help improve the home’s indoor air quality. Keeping ducts free from dust, dirt, pollen,...

2014-07-10 08:27:27

BURNABY, British Columbia, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TechSci Research [http://www.techsciresearch.com ] announces its publication on 'Global Water Purifiers Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2018' ( http://www.techsciresearch.com/2482) Every 21 seconds a child and 3.4 Million people globally dies every year due to water related disease according to a report by World Health Organization. Nearly all deaths, 99 percent, occur in developing world. Thus, growing water...

2014-07-09 16:22:04

Clean air pioneer is one of eight companies to receive prize from Swedish ambassador to Belgium RIVERDALE, N.J., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Joining seven other prominent Swedish companies, Camfil -- the world's leading provider of clean air solutions -- was recognized for its long-term presence and success in Belgium. Ulrika Sundberg, Sweden's ambassador to Belgium, presented the awards at a recent ceremony in Brussels. Camfil, which in 2014 celebrated its 40th year of...

2014-07-08 23:14:41

Innovative Dehumidifier Systems In-Wall Dehumidifier takes top honors at the 2014 American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention and Design Expo Product Marketplace held at Chicago's McCormick Place June 26-28. Ocean Isle Beach, NC (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The Little Engine that could visited Chicago last week in the form of Innovative Dehumidifier's IW-25-1. Innovative Dehumidifier’s in-wall dehumidifier came home with the top prize from the Product Marketplace, which...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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