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According to the new report from BCC Research, the global market for biologic cancer treatment totaled about $51.2 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach $66.4 billion in 2019, registering a

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ContinuLink, the Procura Group’s Web-based solution for home health care software, has seen dramatic triple-digit growth over the past six months, and as a result is investing over one million

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Health Plan Assistance Supports Clinic’s Vision of Sustainable Independent Primary Care Eagan, Minn.

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Mediaplanet and Chef Seamus Mullen Launch “Bones and Joint Health” Campaign New York, NY (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 Mediaplanet is pleased to announce

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Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems (IRIS), a retinal screening solution for primary care, has received clearance by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a distinction that comes

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Discover how the information and applications from 3D technology can help clinicians to optimize treatment. Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 i-CAT™

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Online platform will facilitate physician collaboration to enhance patient-centered care and improve diagnostic accuracy for referring clinicians and their patients MINNEAPOLIS,

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Clinicians Getting Value-Added Support From a Trusted Source in Speech Recognition Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 24, 2015


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Chinese cinnamon
2014-02-10 07:07:51

Cinnamomum cassia is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Chinese cassia or Chinese cinnamon. C. cassia is a member of the family Lauraceae. It is indigenous to southern China; however the plant is widely cultivated for its aromatic bark that is turned into the common spice “cinnamon”. The plant is nurtured and grown most abundant in Asia, specifically in India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Cinnamomum cassia plants...

Indonesian Cinnamon, Cinnamomum burmannii
2014-02-07 09:31:00

Cinnamomum burmannii is a flowering tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Indonesian Cinnamon, Padang Cassia or Korintje. C. burmannii belongs to the Lauraceae family. The plant is most commonly known for its spice; the household spice cinnamon is made from the tree’s bark. The species is found growing naturally in Southeast Asia and Indonesia, specifically in the West Sumatra and Western Jambi provinces. It prefers tropical climates, requiring wet environments....

Marfan's Syndrome
2013-07-19 15:22:33

Marfan's syndrome is a genetic disorder of the connective tissue that causes excessively tall stature and long extremities. It is carried by the gene FBN1, which encodes the connective protein fibrillin-1, and is a dominant trait. The human genetic makeup contains a pair of FBN1 genes, so because of its dominance, inheriting one affected FBN1 gene from either parent will result in Marfan's syndrome. It effects both males and females, and has no ethnic bias. It was named after Antoine Marfan,...

Cystic Fibrosis
2013-07-19 15:03:45

Cystic fibrosis, also called mucoviscidosis, is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder of the viscous secretions in the body. In turn, it effects the lungs, pancreas, liver, and intestines, as well as all other exocrine glands in the body. The most common genetic mutation that causes CF is a deletion of three nucleotides that results in a loss of phenylalanine, an amino acid at the 508th position on the protein. It should be noted, however, that there are over a thousand other mutations that...

Schistosoma mansoni
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Schistosoma mansoni is a species of parasitic worm, classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum, which affects an estimated 83.31 million throughout the world. This species is the most populous of all members of its genus, occurring in fifty-four countries including areas like Africa, the Middle East, South America, and the Caribbean. This species causes intestinal schistosomiasis in humans. The mapped genome of Schistosoma mansoni and S. japonicum were published in 2009. The associated...

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