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2014-08-11 23:01:33

Darst and Landes – both of whom lost mothers to cancer – will connect with a younger demographic. Stamford, CT (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy, Inc. (ACGT) – the nation’s only nonprofit dedicated exclusively to cell and gene therapies for cancer – has announced that David Darst and Alexandra Landes have joined the foundation’s Board of Directors. Both Darst and Landes lost their mothers to cancer and share a commitment to uncovering innovative methods...

2014-08-11 12:25:37

Club Owners Focus on Value-Based Membership Options with Superior Services and Amenities SEYMOUR, Conn., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peak Fitness Center in Seymour, CT recently announced that it is under new ownership. The state-of-the-art fitness center, which opened in 2005, is now co-owned by Glenn Hutchinson and Bob Virgulak. The new owners possess a wealth of knowledge in personal training and fitness club management. Glenn Hutchinson has 25 years of industry experience in...

2014-08-07 23:11:36

Former OHCA Commissioner adds CON, ACA expertise to portfolio of consulting services Hamden, Connecticut (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 VantagePoint Healthcare Advisors (VantagePointconsult.com) has increased their capability, adding depth and breadth to their team with the hire of Cristine Vogel, M.P.H., as a senior consultant. She will be assisting clients with strategic planning and marketing initiatives in response to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and with the Certificate of Need (CON)...

2014-08-07 23:09:01

MoldExterm a patented two-step mold treatment process is fast, does not require wall tear out, and costs typically 50 percent less than traditional mold remediation. MoldExterm is now available through Stern Mold and Stern Environmental. Secaucus, New Jersey (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Stern Environmental Group LLC announces its new service program to kill mold through its new division called Stern Mold. Exclusively using the patented MoldExterm process, Stern Mold will service both...

2014-08-06 23:05:41

Doosan Corporation’s new U.S. subsidiary to employ hundreds as it establishes headquarters in Connecticut South Windsor, Conn. (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Following its acquisition of ClearEdge Power on July 18, Doosan Corporation, a $21-billion Korea-based industrial company that employees 43,000 worldwide, has formed Doosan Fuel Cell America, Inc. (Doosan FC). This follows Doosan’s merger with another fuel cell company, Korea-based Fuel Cell Power, and the formation of the Doosan Fuel...

2014-08-06 16:31:57

Net Sales of $479.4 million, up 17.9% from Q2 2013 STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE: CVO) today announced results for the three and six months ended June 28, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20070618/CENVEOLOGO Robert G. Burton, Sr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer stated:"We are very encouraged by our second quarter performance highlighted by delivering consolidated organic revenue growth of over 2%. We also were able to grow...

2014-08-06 12:21:07

GROTON, Conn., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's newest and most advanced nuclear-powered attack submarine, North Dakota (SSN-784), returned to the General Dynamics Electric Boat shipyard Tuesday following the successful completion of its first voyage in open seas, called alpha sea trials. North Dakota is the 11th ship of the Virginia Class, the most capable class of attack submarines ever built. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD)....

2014-08-05 23:00:36

Lombard Senior Living Community Celebrates 30th Anniversary by Beginning Major Addition Lombard, IL (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 In DuPage County, 13 percent of the population has already reached their senior years, a number that will continue to climb as the Baby Boomers age. Already home to 516 residents, Beacon Hill senior living community’s expansion project will provide more options and amenities for current residents and meet the changing desires of the newest generation of seniors....

2014-08-04 08:29:23

- Combination of linagliptin and metformin significantly reduced blood glucose levels compared with linagliptin alone RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Prescribing Information for Jentadueto® (linagliptin and metformin hydrochloride) tablets now includes clinical trial data that showed linagliptin co-administered with metformin provided statistically significant decreases in blood glucose compared with linagliptin alone in treatment-naive* adults with...

2014-08-04 08:21:08

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney AeroPower has signed a long-term comprehensive APS5000 Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) maintenance support agreement with Scoot Pte. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, for its new fleet of 20 Boeing 787 series aircraft. The support agreement includes repair services and spares asset management. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company. The agreement, which focuses on...


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2012-06-14 10:57:58

Symbol: RURO4 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: RubusrossbergianusBlanch. distribution:USA(CT, MA, RI, VT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida –...

2012-06-18 04:57:55

Symbol: CRPE17 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: CrataeguspequotorumSarg. distribution:USA(CT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

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2005-05-26 11:32:33

Chalcocite, copper(I) sulfide (Cu2S), is an important copper mineral ore. It is opaque, being colored dark-gray to black with a metallic luster. It has a hardness of 2½ - 3. It is a sulfide with an orthorhombic crystal system. Chalcocite is sometimes found as a primary vein mineral in hydrothermal veins. However, most chalcocite occurs in the supergene enriched environment below the oxidation zone of copper deposits as a result of the leaching of copper from the oxidized minerals. It is...

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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'