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2014-10-13 20:21:06

LONDON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's demand for Poly Methyl Methacrylate (PMMA) has grown at a fast pace in the past decade. In the next decade, both production and demand will continue to grow. The Chinese economy maintains a high speed growth which has been stimulated by the consecutive increases of industrial output, import & export, consumer consumption and capital investment for over two decades. This new study examines China's economic trends, investment...

2014-10-13 16:21:25

ALBANY, New York, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research, in its latest research report states that the global rare earth metals market will grow at a CAGR of 13.0% from 2012 to 2018. This market was valued at $ 3.93 billion in 2012, and is expected to reach $ 8.19 billion by 2018. Additionally, the volumes of global rare earth metals are expected to go beyond 290 kilo tons by 2018. The report titled, "Rare Earth Metals Market - Global Industry...

2014-10-13 12:26:51

LA JOLLA, Calif., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have created a synthetic molecule that mimics "good" cholesterol and have shown it can reduce plaque buildup in the arteries of animal models. The molecule, taken orally, improved cholesterol in just two weeks. This research, published in the October issue of Journal of Lipid Research, points scientists toward a new method for treating atherosclerosis, a condition where...

2014-10-13 12:24:17

RB and McCann Launch New Integrated Marketing Campaign PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RB, the leader in home, health and personal care, and one of its most popular consumer health brands, Mucinex, today announced a new integrated marketing campaign, "Let's End This," created to be a rallying cry for those ready to give cold and flu a taste of its own medicine. This is the brand's first new campaign since the long-running "Mucinex In. Mucus Out." began ten years ago....

2014-10-13 12:22:58

DUBLIN, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Acrylic Acid Market (Derivatives Types, End Users and Geography) - Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 According to the new report titled "Global Acrylic Acid Market (Derivatives Types, End Users and...

2014-10-13 12:22:39

DUBLIN, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Graphene Market (Product Type, Application, Geography) - Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 According to a new report titled, "Global Graphene Market (Bulk material, Film, Product Type, Applications,...

How Well Do "Natural" Bed Bug Pesticides Work?
2014-10-13 03:05:10

Provided by Entomology Today Concerns over human-insecticide exposure has stimulated the development of alternative bed bug control materials, and many essential oil-based pesticides and detergent insecticides have been developed in recent years. But how well do they work? To find out, researchers from Rutgers University evaluated the efficacy of nine essential oil-based products and two detergents that are labeled and marketed for bed bug control. The results are published in an article...

2014-10-13 08:29:59

DUBLIN, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "SiC Modules, Devices and Substrates for Power Electronics Market" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 In 2013, SiC chip business has almost reached $100m due to already well-established PFC applications that still drive large volumes of diodes and PV systems that, despite a depressed market, are the beachhead for newly SiC-powered inverter or micro-inverter...

2014-10-13 08:26:39

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. and Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced today that data from the Phase 3 clinical trial program for BELVIQ® (lorcaserin HCl) CIV will be presented at the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Annual Meeting taking place October 12-15, 2014, in Austin, Texas. BELVIQ is a serotonin 2C receptor agonist approved in the United States as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical...

2014-10-13 08:26:31

-- First New Fixed Combination Targeting Two Critical Pathways Involved in CINV -- LUGANO, Switzerland and WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Helsinn Group and Eisai Inc. announced today that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved AKYNZEO(®) for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of cancer chemotherapy, including, but not limited to, highly emetogenic chemotherapy. AKYNZEO is the first approved fixed...


Latest Chemistry Reference Libraries

Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

Camphora tree, Cinnamomum camphora
2014-02-07 09:51:33

Cinnamomum camphora is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Camphor tree, Camphorwood or Camphor laurel. C. camphora plants belong to the Lauraceae family. The tree is indigenous to China, specifically south of the Yangtze River, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and Vietnam. It has been introduced and has become naturalized in many other regions of the world and the tree is considered an invasive species in parts of the United States and Australia. Cinnamomum...

Amflora
2013-10-03 07:51:27

Amflora, known also as EH92-527-1, is a genetically modified potato developed by BASF Plant Science. Amflora potato plant produces pure amylopectin starch that is processed to waxy potato starch. Amflora was approved for industrial applications in the European Union market on March 2, 2010 by the European Commission. It was originally registered on August 5, 1996. Amflora was developed by geneticist Lennart Erjefalt and agronomist Juri Kano of Svalof Weibull AB. Because of the lack of...

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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