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2014-09-09 08:31:36

Additional Data Acceptances Include Multiple Oncotype DX® Studies in Breast and Renal Cancers REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced that results from nine studies of Oncotype DX(®) in prostate, breast and renal cancers will be presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2014 Congress in Madrid, September 26 - 30. Included in the program is the first presentation of strongly positive results from an...

2014-09-09 08:29:05

Platform Creates a Social Community for the Sharing of Healthy Living Content, Neighborhood Dialogue and Merchants that Focus on Well-Being SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smashon is an innovative new health and wellness platform bringing together communities in a unique way: by taking the concept of physical "neighborhoods" and creating that same community online. Northern California, the first region to be developed by Smashon.com, will have user-driven communities...

2014-09-09 08:26:37

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Historical Society is featuring a full month of special daytime and evening events and activities, including four film screenings showcasing the storied beauty, complexity and richness of the Yosemite Valley. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/144104 Additional programming and events include the next edition of the popular San Francisco Time Travel Project, a talk with Sierra Stories author Gary Noy and...

2014-09-09 08:23:15

ISSAQUAH, Wash., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earthdefine, a provider of high resolution spatial data products, has released the first high resolution land cover dataset for California. The California SpatialCover Land Cover product is based on 2012 aerial imagery and provides spatially explicit information at 1 meter resolution for six land cover classes - trees, impervious, bare, water, herbaceous, and shrubs. The dataset has a resolution that is 30 times higher than previously...

2014-09-09 08:23:12

Be Part of the Stewardship Travel Program - Ecotourism's Next Big Step SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Planning a vacation along CA's Highway 1 Discovery Route in Coastal San Luis Obispo County? Make it a memorable one by participating for an hour or two in the annual California Coastal Clean-Up Day on Saturday, September 20, 2014. Join like-minded, caring individuals in the state's largest volunteer event along the coast, helping to keep the shores from...

2014-09-09 04:20:52

Innovative calendar empowers marketing teams to coordinate more effectively and move faster than ever before SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move that will significantly streamline and improve marketing operations, Marketo Inc. (NASDAQ: MKTO), the leading provider of marketing software, today announced general availability of its Marketing Calendar. For the first time, global marketing organizations have a comprehensive view of all activities across the organization and...

2014-09-09 04:20:10

AWT SmartSpeed Delivers Variable Speed and Variable Routes Updated Daily SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SMM Hamburg Stand B7.309 - Applied Weather Technology, Inc. (AWT), a StormGeo company and leading provider of fleet optimization services and onboard voyage management software, today announced AWT SmartSpeed(TM), believed to be the first route advisory service to use advanced optimization to set both the optimum route and optimum speed for each segment of a...

2014-09-08 23:09:16

California Injury Doctors, Inc. welcomes the addition of Dr. Shane Young, whose practice is located at 20914 Nordhoff Street, Suite 102 in Chatsworth, California specializing in chiropractic care. Chatsworth, California (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 California Injury Doctors, Inc. welcomes the addition of Dr. Shane Young, whose practice is located at 20914 Nordhoff Street, Suite 102 in Chatsworth, California specializing in chiropractic care. Dr. Young of Young Chiropractic is available for...

2014-09-08 23:07:15

California is synonymous with having an endless summer, except to CaliforniaFallColor.com Editor John Poimiroo who declares California as having America's longest and most varied fall color season. El Dorado Hills, California (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 New England is where most Americans might say to find the best fall color in the USA, but not John Poimiroo. Ask him and he’ll say, “California.” Poimiroo edits CaliforniaFallColor.com, a blog that provides weekly (often daily)...

2014-09-08 23:04:20

Meghan Drenan joins Washington, D.C. Office as Associate Director La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 California Healthcare Institute (CHI) announced today the appointment of Meghan Drenan as associate director of federal government relations based in CHI’s Washington, D.C. office. CHI is a non-profit public policy research and advocacy organization for California’s biomedical R&D industry. “Meghan is an outstanding addition to our D.C. team and will help us advance our...


Latest California Reference Libraries

Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana boylii
2014-09-16 08:43:34

The Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana boylii) is a small frog measuring about 1.46 to 3.2 inches. It belongs to the genus Rana within the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia Spotted Frog and the Cascades Frog, also part of the Rana genus, reside in the northern regions of this frog’s territory. They show a preference for living in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses...

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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