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2014-09-16 23:05:42

Scientists Begin Rallying Around Global Effort to Create a New Liver Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 New Organ, a collective initiative for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, announced today the initial six teams competing for the New Organ Liver Prize, a global prize competition sponsored by the Methuselah Foundation, a biomedical charity. The prize challenge will award $1,000,000 to the first team that creates a regenerative or bioengineered solution that enables...

2014-09-16 08:22:08

LAKE FOREST, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ- QTWW), a global leader in compressed natural gas (CNG) storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced that its CEO and President, Brian Olson, will be presenting at the 5(th) Annual Craig-Hallum Alpha Select Conference being held in New York on Thursday, September 18(th). Quantum will also be hosting investor meetings and investors interested...

2014-09-15 23:10:36

Demand for Intelligent Voice Automation Drives Growth at SmartAction; New Hires from Large, Respected Brands El Segundo, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 SmartAction, the leading provider of artificial intelligence voice self-service systems, today announced a 28 percent increase in staff since the beginning of the year. The additional employees will support the growing demand for its Intelligence Voice Automation (IVA™) in customer service. In 2014, SmartAction hired several team members...

2014-09-15 23:04:56

Demand Management Technology Provider Has Saved Mission Produce over $2 Million by Standardizing and Automating Control Systems in Four Countries; Latest Deployment Will Be at a New Avocado Storage Facility in Peru Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 September 15, 2014 – Powerit Solutions (http://www.poweritsolutions.com), an international clean technology company that sets the demand management standard, today announced that Mission Produce (http://www.missionpro.com) will...

2014-09-15 23:04:54

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Carbon Nanotubes markets. Global market for Carbon Nanotubes is projected to reach US$2.8 billion by 2020, driven by technology advancements, expanding end-use applications and strong demand from developing regions such as Asia-Pacific. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Carbon nanotubes, a type of novel nanomaterial, is growing in popularity supported by extensive applications in...

2014-09-15 12:23:01

David Bronner Publishes Article: "Herbicide and Insecticide Use on GMO Crops Skyrocketing while Pro-GMO Media Runs Interference; Former EPA Senior Scientist's New Article Sets Record Straight" VISTA, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Bronner's, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, is ramping up efforts in support of voter-led initiatives to label genetically engineered foods in Oregon and Colorado, Measure 92 and Initiative...

2014-09-15 08:23:40

-- Revised lease significantly reduces monthly rent obligations beginning in June 2015 LAKE FOREST, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration, and vehicle system technologies, today announced it has entered into an amended and restated lease agreement for its facilities located in Lake Forest, California, comprising an aggregate of 156,374 square feet, which...

2014-09-15 04:21:15

Professor Eberhart Zrenner Leads Discussion of Alpha IMS Patient Results One Year Post Implantation at Europe's Largest Ophthalmology Conference LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Retina Implant AG, the leading developer of subretinal implants for patients blinded by retinitis pigmentosa (RP), today announced that Professor Eberhart Zrenner, Retina Implant's co-founder and lead clinical trial investigator and founding director of the Institute of Ophthalmic Research, University of...

2014-09-12 23:02:28

The Latin America Smart Grid Technology Market report defines and segments the smart grid technology market in Latin America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/latin-america-smart-grid-technology-5835347771.html (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 The Latin America Smart Grid Technology Market report defines and segments the smart grid technology market in Latin America with analysis and forecast of revenue. Browse through the TOC of the Latin...

2014-09-11 20:22:27

DUBLIN, Ireland, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/psjhgr/materials_for) has announced the addition of the "Global Materials for Next-Generation Photovoltaics Market Report: 2014-2021" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/psjhgr/materials_for ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) With the solar panel industry now...


Latest Emerging technologies Reference Libraries

The History Of Virtual Reality
2014-07-01 08:19:17

Virtual reality (also known as immersive multimedia) is a computer-simulated environment that mocks or simulates real-world environments, as well as simulates physical presences in real or imagined worlds. VR technology has traditionally been a virtual sight- and perhaps sound-based experience, but has the potential to recreate other sensory experiences, such as virtual taste, smell, and even touch. As for touch (haptic technology), some systems have already included such experiences in...

Maglev
2014-04-11 09:17:26

Maglev is a vehicle propulsion system that uses magnetic levitation to move a vehicle with magnets instead of wheels. The vehicle hovers a short distance above the guide way by magnets and also uses the magnets for motion. The operation of this system is quite and maintains less friction for improved acceleration and deceleration. Weather does not affect the performance of the vehicle. Currently, some trains make use of the Maglev system, but vacuum tube trains could allow a Maglev system...

Flavr Savr
2013-10-03 09:43:32

Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...

Roundup Ready Soybean
2013-10-02 13:09:21

Roundup Ready Soybean, GTS 40-3-2, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant soybeans created by Monsanto. Glyphosate kills plants by obstructing the synthesis of the essential amino acids phenylaline, tyrosine, and tryptophan. These amino acids are referred to as “essential” due to the fact that animals cannot make them; only plants and micro-organisms can make them and animals acquire them by consuming plants. Plants and microorganisms make these amino acids with...

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