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2014-07-17 04:20:54

Encapsula NanoSciences, a company specializing in liposome research and development, announces the release of two new liposome-­based products for consumer use NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Encapsula NanoSciences announces the release of two new liposome ­based products? Curcusome® and Taurosome(TM). Curcusome® or liposomal curcumin is a nutraceutical supplement that comes innovatively packaged in a powder ­release cap for consumer ease. Taurosome(TM) or...

2014-06-20 08:24:10

-- Transaction Forms Fully-Integrated Oncology Discovery and Development Company LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (Celsion) (NASDAQ: CLSN), an oncology drug development company, today announced the completion of the acquisition by Celsion of substantially all of the assets of EGEN, Inc. (EGEN), a privately-held biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of nucleic acid-based therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and other...

2014-06-10 08:29:59

- Transaction Forms Fully-Integrated Oncology Discovery and Development Company LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. and HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (Celsion) (NASDAQ: CLSN), an oncology drug development company, and EGEN, Inc. (EGEN), a privately-held biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of nucleic acid-based therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and other difficult to treat diseases, today announced the signing of a definitive asset purchase...

2014-05-22 10:47:01

The Institute for Genomic Biology When Associate Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Hyunjoon Kong, graduate student Cartney Smith, and colleagues set out to improve MR imaging (MRI), they turned current contrast agent technology on its head—or rather, they turned it inside out.  The new compound they designed in collaboration with Roger Adams Professor of Chemistry Steven C. Zimmerman is not only more effective, but also self-assembling. Kong is a member of the...

2014-05-21 11:59:58

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) When the English author Sir Francis Bacon wrote "The world's a bubble" in 1629, it's a safe bet he wasn't thinking about microfluidics. However, for a research team led by scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Bacon's words could not be truer. Since 2004, their world has revolved around the development of increasingly sophisticated microfluidic devices to produce liquid-filled "bubbles" called...

2014-05-09 20:11:01

NCSU Biomedical engineering researchers have developed an anti-cancer drug delivery method that essentially smuggles the drug into a cancer cell before triggering its release. The method can be likened to keeping a cancer-killing bomb and its detonator separate until they are inside a cancer cell, where they then combine to destroy the cell. “This is an efficient, fast-acting way of delivering drugs to cancer cells and triggering cell death,” says Dr. Ran Mo, lead author of a paper...

2014-05-09 19:06:35

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Nanoparticles that stagger delivery of 2 drugs knock out aggressive tumors in mice MIT researchers have devised a novel cancer treatment that destroys tumor cells by first disarming their defenses, then hitting them with a lethal dose of DNA damage. In studies with mice, the research team showed that this one-two punch, which relies on a nanoparticle that carries two drugs and releases them at different times, dramatically shrinks lung and breast...

2014-04-29 23:21:49

Therapure Biomanufacturing, a division of Therapure Biopharma Inc., announced today the signing of an agreement with Insmed Incorporated for the manufacture of ARIKAYCE, liposomal amikacin for inhalation. Mississauga, Ontario (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Therapure Biomanufacturing, a division of Therapure Biopharma Inc., announced today the signing of an agreement with Insmed Incorporated for the manufacture of ARIKAYCE, liposomal amikacin for inhalation. Therapure Biomanufacturing is an...

2014-04-17 16:26:55

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NanoSmart(®) and NanoValent, private pharmaceutical companies developing novel cancer pharmaceuticals, have entered into a research collaboration agreement to explore the feasibility of jointly developing an ANA-conjugated liposomal doxorubicin nanoparticle for the treatment of ovarian cancer and other solid tumors. The joint project combines NanoValent's hybrid polymerized liposomal nanoparticle (HPLN), which can be loaded with...

2014-03-10 16:33:17

Scientists have found that acne may be alleviated from the inside out, through the presence of the antioxidant, glutathione. MaxHealthLabs offers the most absorbable form of the enzyme component. MENTOR, Ohio, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Individuals who struggle with acne understand the frustration of using various topical treatments and little visual results. MaxHealthLabs is pleased to report the potential elimination of acne provided by the consumption of their health...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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