Latest Experimental design Stories

2012-08-07 23:00:06

Diagnostic Research Group in San Antonio educates consumers on the nature and purpose of clinical research, alleviating common misconceptions. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2012 Diagnostic Research Group, an independent clinical research facility in San Antonio, recently offered valuable information for consumers who have considered volunteering for a clinical trial. The information, which is designed to provide consumers with a better understanding of the nature and purpose of...

2012-07-17 06:35:29

(Ivanhoe Newswire) --A drug used to treat sepsis that was once pulled for poisoning the blood, may be effective after all. The drug, known as drotrecogin alfa (activated) was approved for use in the United States in 2001, and in Europe in 2002, on the basis of the randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled PROWESS study. Experts were concerned about the drug's efficacy and side-effects, and a second clinical study led to Eli Lilly withdrawing the drug in October 2011. The FDA made a...

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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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