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2014-09-30 16:26:08

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe's premier research and development organization, is celebrating the 20th Anniversary of its U.S. subsidiary - its largest subsidiary outside of Germany. As part of the celebration, Fraunhofer will be introducing its new Fraunhofer USA management team, while highlighting its focus over the next 20 years in terms of fostering innovation through international collaboration....

2014-09-30 12:26:21

Awarded for innovative use of unified communications to modernize the city's communications infrastructure MUNICH, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unify, a leading communications software and services firm, today announced that the City of Mannheim has been named as Germany's first "New Way to Work Global Ambassador." As part of the program for the New Way to Work (#NW2W), Unify regularly honors visionaries in the area of communication and collaboration who have put new strategies on...

2014-09-30 08:32:03

-Exclusive Agreement Signed for Germany- ADDISON, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ULURU Inc. (OTCQB: ULUR), today announced the expansion of the Altrazeal(®) international marketing network. An agreement has been signed granting the exclusive marketing and distribution rights for Altrazeal(®) in Germany. Commenting on the extension of Altrazeal(® )international marketing network, Helmut Kerschbaumer, Managing Director of Altrazeal GmbH, stated, "We are very pleased to...

2014-09-29 12:30:22

JENA, Germany, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Occlutech, a leading innovator of products to treat structural heart disease today announced that it has obtained a European CE Mark approval for its dedicated Paravalvular Leak Closure Device, (PLD). The implant is the world's first, specifically designed device indicated for the minimally invasive closure of leaks occurring around artificial aortic and mitral valves. Tor Peters, CEO of the Occlutech Group, commented:...

2014-09-29 08:39:49

Yale Welcomes Scientists to Participate in Core Facility Opening and Super-Resolution Workshops October 20 Through 31 WEST HAVEN, Conn. and WETZLAR, Germany, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, October 20, 2014, Yale University West Campus will open the doors to a new microscopy Center of Excellence made possible through a partnership with Leica Microsystems. Housed in a newly created core facility, the Leica Center of Excellence at Yale West Campus will provide scientists with...

2014-09-27 08:21:20

- Global winners selected for their unique research projects that have the potential to advance research for the personalized treatment of solid tumors ROCKLAND, Mass., Sept. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EMD Serono, the biopharmaceutical division of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced the winners of the first Grant for Oncology Innovation (GOI), who will receive grants totaling $1.3 million. The 2014 winners were formally announced at an awards ceremony coinciding with the annual...

2014-09-26 12:21:19

Investor conference in Washington, DC BERLIN and WASHINGTON, September 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US network security company FireEye has recently opened its new R&D centre in Dresden, Saxony. With Dresden being the key region of "Silicon Saxony", the location completely fulfilled the company's requirements: an excellent economic and scientific infrastructure combined with the availability of highly-skilled and motivated workers. With this background, Germany Trade...

2014-09-25 20:22:36

BALTIMORE, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clear Guide Medical announced that its first clinical product, the CLEAR GUIDE ONE, was cleared by the United States' Food and Drug Administration on September 19, 2014. This opens the door to marketing and sale of the device in the United States. In addition, following a recent assessment of its quality management system by the British Standards Institute (bsi.), Clear Guide Medical has been recommended for certification to ISO...

2014-09-25 12:20:42

HANNOVER, Germany, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dobrindt impressed by commercial vehicle industry's drive for innovation After the ceremonial opening of the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles, Federal Minister of Transport Alexander Dobrindt took the traditional opening tour, visiting numerous exhibition stands of commercial vehicle manufacturers, suppliers, and manufacturers of trailers, bodies and buses. The minister was accompanied by Matthias Wissmann, President of...

2014-09-24 08:28:03

Extending Longstanding Partnership, SAP is Founding Member of The Global Fund's New Coalition Uniting Private Sector to Support Disease Prevention and Treatment Efforts WALLDORF, Germany, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Fund is an international financing organization started in 2002 to fight AIDS, tuberculosis (TB) and malaria. SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that SAP technology is helping the organization more simply understand how its financial investments are being...


Latest Germany Reference Libraries

White Polled Heath
2014-10-09 11:02:38

The white polled heath, known as the Moorschnucke is Germany, is a breed of domestic, landrace sheep from northern Germany. This breed is thought to have originated after crossbreeding a plain-wool landrace breed with the German grey heath and was separated from the horned variety of white sheep that shares its family in 1922. Today it is typically raised in high moor regions or dry grasslands of central and northern Germany but bred in Diepholz moor depression, where it is protected as a...

Alpines Steinschaf
2014-09-16 09:26:07

The Alpines Steinschaf is a breed of domestic sheep that is located in the Southern Alps of Germany and Eastern Alps of Austria. This breed is one of four in the Steinschaf group, which is thought to be derived from the Zaupelschaf type which lived during the medieval period or the Torschaf, which is older than the Zaupelschaf. This most likely makes the Alpines Steinschaf the oldest breed of sheep in the eastern Alps. By the beginning of the twentieth century, the Alpines Stinschaf could...

Rhenish-German Cold-Blood horse
2014-06-25 13:26:52

The Rhenish-German Cold-Blood is a breed of horse originating from Germany. It was developed less than 100 years ago from crossbreeding heavy horses from Rhineland, Westphalia and Saxony, with the main stock coming from the Belgian horse. The Rhenish-German became the most numerous heavy horse breed in Germany. Today, it makes up only two percent of the total horse population in Germany. The other breeds of German heavy horses are the Black Forest, the Schleswig and the South German...

Elwetritsch, Bestia palatinensis
2013-08-19 13:08:39

The Elwetritsch is reported to be found in southwest Germany and is a bird-like mythical creature that inhabits the underbrush and under vines of the region. Its origin is believed to be a result of crossbreeding between chicken, ducks and geese, and mythical creatures such as elves and goblins. They are described as a type of fowl with long beaks and sometimes having antlers; and that they lay eggs during the breeding season. They are considered to be very shy but curious creatures. An...

Deutsche Bracke
2013-06-18 10:26:35

The Deutsche Bracke, known by many other names including the German hound, is a breed of domestic scenthound dog that originated in the Westphalia region of Germany. This breed is an ancient breed, but its origins are largely unknown. It is thought that the breed is most likely derived from Celtic hounds, greyhound breeds, and St. Hubert's Hound. The breed now holds two regional types, but the Deutschen Bracken Club, which accepted the breed in 1896, merged the four types it held in 1900....

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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
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The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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