Latest Fuchs Stories

2013-01-04 05:03:39

Founder of SFF Distributing, LLC, Sharon Fuchs is proud to announce the launch of her new website, StrictlyPetProducts.com; the website distributes various types of high quality pet products, primarily geared towards cat and dog owners, such as pet feeders and pet barriers. For more information, visit the website´s blog at StrictlyPetProductsBlog.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 03, 2013 Sharon Fuchs is pleased to announce the creation and launch of her new website venture,...

2012-09-10 23:15:03

Certification according to the GFSI global standard aligns the company´s quality assurance practices with its multinational food customers. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 Fuchs North America, a leading supplier of seasonings, flavor systems and taste solutions to the food manufacturing and foodservice industries, has achieved SQF 2000 certification for its main manufacturing facilities in Owings Mills, Md., USA. The SQF designation comes from the Safe Quality Food...

2012-05-08 09:20:27

Mayo Clinic and University of Oregon researchers have confirmed that a genetic factor called a repeating trinucleotide is a strong predictor of an individual's risk of developing the eye condition Fuchs' dystrophy. The findings were being presented today at the annual conference of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology in Orlando, Fla. Fuchs' dystrophy is an eye condition that occurs when the cells at the back of the cornea deteriorate, causing fluid buildup resulting in...

2011-12-22 17:10:00

Kenneth Wuestenfeld joins Fuchs North America as Vice President of Sales & Business Development and Felix Venezuela joins as new Director of Operations. The company also announces the appointment of Edward Harazak as Senior Food Scientist. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) December 22, 2011 Fuchs North America, a leading supplier of seasonings and taste solutions to the food manufacturing and foodservice industries, announces three corporate appointments at its headquarters location in Owings Mills...

2011-07-27 00:01:19

Recognized Industry Veteran, Thought Leader and Senior Executive to Expand Company's Reach into the U.S. Defense and Intelligence Communities Dayton, OH and Washington D.C. (PRWEB) July 26, 2011 MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB), a leading engineering and technical services company supporting the U.S. Defense and Intelligence communities with over 2,000 employees worldwide, announced today that it has elected Sidney E. Fuchs President and Chief Executive Officer effective August 1, 2011. He...

2010-08-26 14:02:01

University of Oregon's researcher says a genetic variation heightens risk of disease development A 13-member research team led by University of Oregon scientist Dr. Albert O. Edwards has found a gene likely responsible for Fuchs corneal dystrophy, an inheritable genetic disorder and leading cause of corneal transplant operations. Edwards performed a genome-wide analysis comparing patients with and without typical age-related Fuchs, finding an alteration in the transcription-factor-4 gene...

2009-03-20 06:00:00

Pop icon & 'American Idol' judge Paula Abdul wears celebrated Las Vegas designer. LAS VEGAS, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 40 million people tuned in Tuesday night to watch "American Idol," one of the most popular shows on American Television. Grammy Award-winning pop singer and "American Idol" judge Paula Abdul appeared beautiful and glowing wearing "Lana Fuchs Couture." (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090320/LA86567) Lana Fuchs, CEO and designer for Las Vegas-based...

2008-02-27 00:25:00

German and Peruvian archaeologists claim they have uncovered the oldest known monument in Peru, adding further proof of an advanced civilization in Peru at the same time as what is now the Middle East and South Asia.The 5,500-year-old ceremonial plaza was discovered near Peru's north-central coast by a team led by Peter Fuchs, a German archaeologist. Built of stone and adobe, the plaza was found in Andes foothills, 206 miles northwest of Lima. Fuchs said carbon dating of material from the...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.