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2014-07-31 08:35:09

BOSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) ("Columbia" or "the Company") today announced financial results for the three and six-month periods ended June 30, 2014. "Second quarter results benefited from the contribution of the Molecular Profiles services business, as its diversified revenue stream partially offset an anticipated and temporary decline in product revenues from Merck Serono during a routine license renewal in one high-volume, high-margin...

2014-07-27 23:02:12

Sport and Spine Rehab of Columbia recently announced that Dr. Rob Agosto, PT, DPT, CKTP who previously practiced at Sport and Spine Rehab of Rockville, has joined the Columbia clinical team. In addition, SSR of Columbia announced that Dr. Agosto has become its first Tricare provider. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 Dr. Rob Agosto, DPT, who has been with the Sport and Spine Rehab Companies since 2006 and had until recently been caring for patients at the Sport and Spine Rehab of...

2014-07-23 23:17:02

Scott Wallinger, Christian Stegmaier, and Christopher Adams elected to new management committee Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is celebrating new beginnings with the establishment of a new management committee to lead the firm on its mission of protecting and defending South Carolina businesses. The management committee was strategically elected to represent the strength and depth of the statewide law firm. It includes Scott Wallinger, Christian...

2014-07-23 23:13:13

EnCircle Technologies (encircletech.org) has launched an Indiegogo (http://www.igg.me/at/encircle) campaign to raise $10,000 for the technology training and scholarship needs of Missouri autistic adults. Columbia, MO (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Scanning the headlines is grim for adults with autism. "Tough future for young adults on the autism spectrum.” “One in three autistic young adults lack jobs, education.” “Young adults on the autism spectrum face tough prospects.” The bleak...

2014-07-10 23:03:14

Stefanie Caraviello is recognized by The University of South Carolina’s Journalism School Columbia, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Stefanie Caraviello has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Young Alumni award from The University of South Carolina (USC) School of Journalism and Mass Communications. The award identifies exceptional graduates who have been out of school for 10 years or less but have already demonstrated great...

2014-06-24 08:25:43

KATY, Texas, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Sports + Outdoors (d/b/a Academy), a premier sports, outdoor and lifestyle retailer, announced it will add a second store in Columbia, South Carolina in July 2014 and that it has renewed its multi-year partnership with the Univ. of South Carolina. The new 72,000 square foot store will be located at the intersection of Park Terrace Dr. and Bower Pkwy., and bring approximately 150 new jobs to the area....

2014-06-19 23:17:20

FLAVORx has collaborated with Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins and Ansel’s lead author Loyd V. Allen, Jr., Ph.D., RPh to integrate taste, choice, and flavoring content into relevant chapters, case studies, and discussion questions throughout the textbook. Columbia, Maryland (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 FLAVORx today announced new coverage of prescription flavoring in the 10th edition of the most comprehensive source on pharmaceutical dosage forms and drug delivery...

2014-06-17 12:27:01

LEGACY RECORDINGS CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF GARDEN STATE; FIRST-EVER 12" VINYL RELEASE OF GRAMMY-WINNING SOUNDTRACK AVAILABLE AUGUST 5 NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, has announced the release of Wish I Was Here--Music From The Motion Picture, the official soundtrack to the first movie directed by Zach Braff since his indie breakout hit Garden State. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140617/119020 The...

2014-06-09 16:26:50

Pop-up shop to sell sustainable beachwear with food, drinks and live music COLUMBIA, S.C., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cutting-edge, sustainable beachwear designers Faherty Brand are bringing their East Coast "Endless Summer" beach party tour to Columbia's Trenholm Plaza, owned and operated by EDENS. Festivities will include food from our retailers, like ice cream from Hooligan's and a visit from the 2Fat2Fly Wings truck, with live music from 12p.m. - 2p.m. and 5p.m. - 8p.m....

2014-06-09 08:26:23

Debut Single From Upcoming Album Bulletproof Picasso, Out September 16 on Columbia NEW YORK, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perennial hitmakers and three-time Grammy award winners, Train have released their new single, "Angel In Blue Jeans," today, specially premiering the debut track live from their forthcoming album on the Howard Stern show via SiriusXM. This initial offering is from their upcoming 7th studio effort, Bulletproof Picasso, which is scheduled to be released on...


Latest Columbia Reference Libraries

Bonin Wood Pigeon, Columbia versicolor
2014-09-10 10:35:09

The Bonin Wood Pigeon (Columbia versicolor) was a pigeon that was native to Nakado-jima and Chichi-jima in the Ogasawara Islands off of the coast of Japan. It’s known from four documented specimens, the first of 1827 and the last from 1889. They averaged a length of 45 centimeters. This bird died out late in the 19th century as a result of deforestation, hunting, and predation by the rats and cats that were introduced. This pigeon was of medium-size, with an average length of 45...

Geologic Clock With Events And Periods
2012-11-18 19:08:04

The Paleoproterozoic is the first of three subdivisions of the Proterozoic Eon (occurring from 2.5 billion to 1.6 billion years ago (Ga). This period is marked by the first stabilization of the continents, and also when cyanobacteria--a type of bacteria that uses biochemical processes of photosynthesis to produce oxygen--evolved. Experts have found paleontological evidence that during at least part of the Paleoproterozoic era, about 1.8 Ga, the earth year was about 450 days long, with days...

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COBU6 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers....

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COLUM3 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers.

2012-06-18 08:50:05

Symbol: BRVU Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   BRVU2 Bromopsis vulgaris (Hook.) Holub   BRVUE Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. eximius Shear   BRVUR Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. robustus Shear Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, ID, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY Classification:      ...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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