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2014-10-11 23:00:40

Presence of large number of consumer electronics companies and cell phone manufacturers in the region drives the Asia-Pacific Crystal Oscillator market http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-crystal-oscillator-2791515466.html (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 The Asia-Pacific crystal oscillator market report defines and segments the concerned market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market was valued $1,035.9 million in 2013, and is expected to reach...

2014-09-21 23:00:15

Digital Clock Widget from Hainan Mobile Studios features 15 stunning and creative digital clock styles, a customizable smart toolbar for easy access to commonly-used apps or websites, full support both small screen and big screen HD/Full HD devices, and more. The new no-cost app is available now from Google Play. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Smartphone users in search of an extremely cool and feature-filled way to enhance their device can now download Hainan Mobile Studios’...

2014-09-09 23:11:37

Brandywine Communications is proud to welcome the clock back to historic Downtown Brea, following an extensive restoration and rebuilding effort. Brea, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Welcoming visitors to Downtown Brea, the historic Brea clock has stood since 1975. Located on the corner of Birch St. and Madrona in Downtown Brea, the clock is a historical landmark for the city. Following an extensive restoration and rebuilding, Brandywine Communications is proud to welcome the clock back...

2014-08-27 23:12:37

Casey Diekman, assistant professor of mathematical sciences at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), is helping to gain greater insight into the biological clock that sets the pace for daily life. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Casey Diekman, assistant professor of mathematical sciences at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), is helping to gain greater insight into the biological clock that sets the pace for daily life. Evolution has harmonized the behavior of humans and all other...

circadian rhythm
2014-08-21 03:00:40

UT Southwestern Medical Center Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found a new way that internal body clocks are regulated by a type of molecule known as long non-coding RNA. The internal body clocks, called circadian clocks, regulate the daily “rhythms” of many bodily functions, from waking and sleeping to body temperature and hunger. They are largely “tuned” to a 24-hour cycle that is influenced by external cues such as light and temperature. “Although we...

jet lag gene
2014-08-17 02:00:17

Salk Institute for Biological Studies Salk researchers discover a master gene responsible for sleep and wake cycles, offering hope for a drug that could help reset sleep Scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have identified a gene that regulates sleep and wake rhythms. The discovery of the role of this gene, called Lhx1, provides scientists with a potential therapeutic target to help night-shift workers or jet lagged travelers adjust to time differences more...

2014-07-19 23:02:51

Practice Manager Cites Advantage of Anytime, Anywhere Access to Payroll Records Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Like many medical practice managers, Angela Powell of Springboro-Ohio-based Cornerstone Pediatrics wears many hats: HR manager, accounts receivable tracker, payroll manager and physician credentialing specialist. So when she looked to upgrade her time and attendance system, she wanted something easy and painless. Lathem’s PayClock® Online cloud-based time and attendance...

2014-07-17 12:23:58

Clone collection supports design of more robust plants for future food security LOS ANGELES, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers have created the first comprehensive library of genetic switches in plants, setting the stage for scientists around the globe to better understand how plants adapt to environmental changes and to design more robust plants for future food security. The collection, which took more than 8 years and $5 million to create, contains about 2,000...

2014-07-15 08:32:48

New ZL30250 and ZL30251 Clock Generators are Ideal for Enterprise Networking and Storage Applications Where Jitter Clock Synthesis Solution and Small Form Factor are Critical ALISO VIEJO, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced its new ZL30250 and ZL30251 flexible clock generators. The devices are an ultra-low jitter solution (160fs...

2014-06-24 11:15:22

Warwick University Research led by the University of Warwick’s Systems Biology Centre and Warwick Medical School in collaboration with groups in Nice and Rotterdam has been able to demonstrate how the cycle of cell division in mammalian cells synchronises with the body’s own daily rhythm, its circadian clock. The study not only helps to explain why people with sustained disrupted circadian rhythms can be more susceptible to cancer, it may also help establish the optimal time of day to...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.