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2014-10-24 08:26:10

BOSTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhythm announced today the presentation of results from a Phase 2a clinical trial assessing the safety and efficacy of relamorelin (RM-131) in 48 patients with chronic constipation. Analysis of the data indicates that relamorelin administered once daily for two weeks in patients with chronic constipation significantly improves constipation symptoms, along with accelerating colonic transit. The study results were presented in a late-breaker session at the...

2014-10-24 08:26:07

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RBS Evolution, owner and operator of cancer centers in rural, underserved areas, announced today that two of the company's radiation oncology centers, Peninsula Radiation Oncology Center in Soldotna, AK and Southeast Radiation Oncology Center in Juneau, AK, have earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval(® )for Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its nationally-recognized standards....

2014-10-24 08:26:04

National Stem Cell Foundation and Orthopaedic Research & Education Foundation announce partnership to fund stem cell research for regeneration and repair. LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF) and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) announced today they have partnered to fund innovative adult stem cell research for the regeneration and repair of musculoskeletal tissues. The collaboration between...

2014-10-24 08:26:02

A Simple, Safe, and Reliable Ambulatory Infusion System NATICK, Mass., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Zyno Medical, LLC today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in addition to European CE Mark for their ambulatory infusion system, and will market it under the trade name "Nimbus"(TM). The Nimbus(TM) Ambulatory Infusion Pump is designed for the delivery of medications and/or fluids to a patient for subcutaneous,...

2014-10-24 08:25:29

GRANDVILLE, Mich., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternaturals, Inc., (OTCPink: ANAS) announced intentions of establishing a company owned manufacturing facility to fulfill the expected orders that will inevitably result from their affiliate marketing program and potential business contracts with large retailers. After positive negotiations with major international affiliate marketers, Alternaturals is confident that the company will see significant growth in 2015 to warrant its own...

2014-10-24 08:25:26

Even a modest increase in Canadians' movement would substantially reduce premature deaths, diminish prevalence of chronic diseases and boost economic growth OTTAWA, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - According to a report by The Conference Board of Canada, getting just 10 per cent of Canadian adults to sit less and move more would reduce Canada's health care costs by $2.6 billion and inject $7.5 billion into the Canadian economy by the year 2040. This report, Moving Ahead: The Economic Impact of...

2014-10-24 08:25:22

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of news a doctor in New York City, recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Guinea in West Africa, has now tested positive for Ebola, a leader of the nation's largest nurses organization, National Nurses United, will step up the call for much higher preparedness for the Ebola threat in testimony to Congress Friday morning.?? With the report of an Ebola case now hitting the most densely populated city in the United...

2014-10-24 08:25:20

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DigiPath Corp, a subsidiary of DigiPath, Inc. (OTCBB and OTCQB: DIGP), a digital pathology solution provider that is rapidly expanding into cannabis testing and other services to the cannabis industry, is expanding abroad to bring its cutting-edge PathScope(TM) to improve patient care in Ethiopia. DigiPath's PathScope(TM) hardware will be used by Kadisco General Hospital in Ethiopia via a grant funded by the HANSHEP Health Enterprise Fund and...

2014-10-24 08:25:17

Winner to be Featured in Third Book of Epilepsy Education Comic Book Series WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc., a leader in the epilepsy community, announces the launch of the "Search for the Next Medikidz Star," a consumer contest to identify a child living with epilepsy who will star in the next installment of the "Medikidz Explain Epilepsy" comic book series. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-10-24 08:22:14

HONG KONG, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 00883, TSX: CNU) announced that the Company made a mid-to-large new discovery Jinzhou 23-2 in Bohai. Jinzhou 23-2 structure is located in the north part of Liaodong Uplift of Bohai with an average water depth of about 10 meters. The well Jinzhou 23-2-3 is drilled and completed at a depth of 1,097 meters and encountered oil and gas pay zones with a total thickness of 68.4 meters. The oil production...


Latest Health Medical Pharma Reference Libraries

Damara Sheep
2014-09-25 08:50:59

The Damara sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated Egypt and Eastern Asia and eventually moved to the areas that are now Angola and Namibia. The breed became isolated in Namibia and southern Angola, where it remained free from the influence of other breeds for many years. It was named after the regions where it is known to have originated, which was once known as Gross Damaraland. The Damara sheep is a fat-tailed breed that can be black, brown, white, or black and white pied in...

British Milksheep
2014-09-22 07:50:24

The Bristish milksheep, previously known as the Alderbred, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the Northumberland region of England. Although the exact origin of the breed is unknown, it is known to have been derived from flocks of the Eastrip Prolific, Dorset Horn, and Bluefaced Leicester breeds. Selective breeding was used to enhance productivity using breeds like the East Friesian and Texel, but this breeding did not focus on a uniform appearance. Later, the British...

Belgian Landrace
2014-08-27 09:35:46

The Belgian landrace, also known as the Belgian lop-eared, Belgian improved landrace, or the improved Belgian, is a breed of domestic pig that can be found in northern areas of Belgium. It was developed when English pigs were imported into Belgium, after which time they were improved upon until 1930, when they were bred with German landrace pigs. The resulting breed was crossbred with Dutch landrace pigs in 1945 and later other breeds including those from Germany and Luxemburg. This breed...

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...

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