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2014-08-21 08:33:42

StrongBox disk expanded for use as primary storage with built-in protection for online, nearline and archive storage AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) today announced general availability of StrongBox® 2.3, the latest release of its network-attached storage (NAS) appliance that continues to answer data archiving needs and now also addresses primary storage requirements that demand greater performance and accessibility....

2014-08-21 08:31:29

DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TransCoastal Corporation (OTCQB: TCEC), ("TransCoastal"), an independent energy development company, announced today the initial results of their Proved Developed Non-Producing ("PDNP") well development program that began on August 1, 2014. The Company has recompleted six of its PDNP wells from its PDNP well inventory that encompasses $83 million of the $204 million in Company estimated proved reserves. The initial production of the reworked...

2014-08-21 08:31:17

WUHAN CITY, China, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aoxin Tianli Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABAC) ("Aoxin Tianli" or the "Company"), a diversified company with businesses in hog farming and electro-hydraulic servo-valves manufacturing and marketing, today announced that the Company has completed a $7.2 million private placement of its common stock (the "Offering") to Hubei Aoxin Science and Technology Group Co., Ltd ("Hubei Aoxin"). Established in 2009 as a PRC corporation, Hubei Aoxin is a...

2014-08-21 08:31:11

Eating almonds improved participants' serum fatty acid profiles and reduced their estimated 10-year heart disease risk score MODESTO, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in the British Journal of Nutrition found that participants who ate almonds as part of a heart-healthy diet significantly improved certain factors associated with heart disease risk.[i] Researchers estimated that for every 30 grams increase (approximately 1 ounce) of almonds consumed daily...

2014-08-21 08:29:22

Patient recruitment-retention leader MediciGlobal expands its international team as the company continues to invest in best in class talent PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MediciGlobal Ltd., a global leader in patient recruitment and retention for clinical trials, today announced the appointment of Linda Capsey, PhD as Vice President Project Management and Innovation. With more than 20 years industry experience, Dr. Capsey joins MediciGlobal's dynamic...

2014-08-21 08:29:20

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACI Clinical (www.aciclinical.com) announces a new, standards-based platform for independent Data Monitoring Committees. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131120/PH19940LOGO Using this solution, trial sponsors can save up to 30 percent over industry standard costs and receive the same expertise that has made ACI an industry leader in committee services. Leveraging a decade of DMC experience (initial design, member recruitment and...

2014-08-21 08:29:18

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Healthcare Inc. (OTCBB: MHCC) today issued a statement from its Chief Executive Officer, Dominick Sartorio, providing an update on recent corporate developments. The statement is included in its entirety below: Millennium Medical Devices has begun the official launch of its current product lines. The product launch marks the conclusion of product beta testing and the initiation and development of product roll out and...

2014-08-21 08:29:16

Venture Will Leverage iBreedIT Technology and Seach Farming Assets to Fast-track New Strain Research and Development NEW YORK, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BreedIT Corp., (OTCQB: BRDT) through its Israeli subsidiary, BreedIT Ltd., the exclusive worldwide license holder and distributor of highly sophisticated agro-breeding solutions software for plant breeders and researchers, today is pleased to announce the formation of KanaboSeed Ltd., a joint venture with Seach Ltd, a...

2014-08-21 08:29:12

Nonprofit specializing in community-based fundraising has provided nearly $100 million in support to families facing financial challenges due to uninsured medical expenses. PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HelpHOPELive, a nonprofit organization engaging communities in fundraising campaigns for people who need a transplant or are affected by a catastrophic injury or illness, announced today the appointment of David Bakelman as its new chief executive officer. "David's...

2014-08-21 08:29:10

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Armada Health Care (Armada), the nation's largest specialty pharmacy group purchasing organization (GPO), is pleased to announce an agreement with Aurora Health Care (Aurora) to collaborate on a host of innovative specialty pharmacy patient program offerings. The new relationship will help Aurora deliver enhanced therapy management services to specialty patients via Armada's proprietary ReachRx Online Therapy Management (OTM) system....


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British Friesian Cattle
2014-07-12 11:44:10

The British Friesian is a breed of cattle from the United Kingdom. The modern British Friesian dominated the dairy cattle population from the 1950s through the 1980s. Stock as well as semen were exported during this time throughout the world. The original Friesian breed was imported to ports of England and Scotland during the 1800s until it was stopped in 1892 when a threat of foot and mouth disease became a concern. By the end of 1912 there were 1,000 bulls and 6,000 cows registered in...

Blue Gray Cattle
2014-07-12 10:27:38

The Blue Grey is a breed of beef cattle that is popular in Scotland and north of England. It was developed by crossing a white bred shorthorn and Black Galloway cows. The color of the Blue Grey is roan blue. However, roan coloration is not a dominant color gene and the color does not always hold true. Only about half of the calves born to two true blue roan cattle will be blue roan, the rest will be either solid white or solid black. Blue roan is only consistent in the first generation of...

Belgian Blue Cattle
2014-07-09 14:37:46

The Belgian Blue is a breed of beef cattle originating in Belgium. It was developed in the 1800s by crossbreeding local cattle with a Shorthorn breed from the United Kingdom. It is quite possible that the Charolais cattle was also used in the development of the Belgian Blue. A modern breed of the Belgian blue was developed in the 1950s by Professor Hanset while working at an artificial insemination facility in the Liege province. The breed was introduced to the United States in 1978 by...

Obesophobia
2013-12-24 13:50:12

Obesophobia or Pocrescophobia, from the Greek phobia, meaning fear or morbid fear and obeso, meaning fat, is a persistent and abnormal fear of gaining weight, especially in cultures that value being thin. This phobia was listed as a rare disease by the Office of Rare Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. Certain individuals suffering from this phobia originally start with a desire to lose weight which turns into a compulsive desire to avoid all of the things that could result in...

Pharmacophobia
2013-12-24 12:55:45

Pharmacophobia or medication phobia, comes from Greek pharmakon, meaning “drug, medicine” and phobos, meaning “fear”, is the fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive, and irrational cases, it might be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient of adverse drug reactions can have a serious consequence, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on the patient’s health. Medication phobia can also lead to...

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