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2014-08-11 08:28:42

LONDON, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avillion LLP, a co-developer of late-stage pharmaceutical assets, announces that the first patients have been dosed in the United States in a global Phase 3 clinical trial called "BFORE," which is designed to assess the effectiveness and safety of BOSULIF(R) (bosutinib) as a first-line treatment for patients with chronic phase Philadelphia chromosome positive (Ph+) chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML). The first patient was dosed on July...

2014-08-11 08:26:28

NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taylor Rafferty, (www.taylor-rafferty.com) the world's leading cross border investor relations agency, today announced the appointment of Mark Wilson as Managing Director, based in the firm's London office. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140327/NY91983LOGO Mark was previously with Bank of New York and BNY Mellon for 33 years, having graduated from The London School of Economics in 1980. During his career at BNY Mellon,...

2014-08-11 08:25:15

NEWTON, Mass., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced it has finalized the acquisition of Viator, a leading resource for researching and booking destination activities around the world. Viator features more than 20,000 bookable tours and attractions and more than 600,000 reviews, photos and videos submitted by travelers. "We're thrilled to add Viator to the TripAdvisor family and to grow in the attractions and activities...

2014-08-08 08:22:10

Up 190,000 Barrels Per Day from June on Saudi and Libyan Output Increases LONDON, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts - Oil production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) climbed back above 30 million barrels per day (b/d) in July for the first time since February on the back of output boosts from Libya and Saudi Arabia, according to the latest Platts survey of OPEC and oil industry officials and analysts. July production from the 12-member oil...

2014-08-07 23:11:09

Consider using a remote mail scanning and forwarding service to give companies a domestic U.S. presence. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Scan Mailboxes is proud to announce the availability of its remote mail scanning and forwarding service to the world, especially the frequent fliers of the recently introduced British Airways daily nonstop service to Austin, Texas from London, United Kingdom. If an entrepreneur or business from outside of U.S. finds their U.S. sales growing and wants...

2014-08-07 23:06:23

Predictive Analytics Leader Gets Closer to UK Retail Banking Customers to Better Support Growth San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Kiran Analytics, Inc, the San Diego-based leader in intelligent branch transformation –announced today that it has expanded its international presence with the opening of an office in London. "Retail banks in the UK are investing significant effort in improving their branch networks and optimizing their staff so they can meet changing customer...

2014-08-07 15:48:11

BMJ-British Medical Journal Study demonstrates benefits of centralizing acute stroke services in urban areas Centralizing acute stroke services can reduce mortality and length of hospital stay, according to a study published on thebmj.com today. Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability worldwide. Each year in England an estimated 125,000 people have a stroke and 40,000 of them die. Centralising means hospitals of differing capability work together to create a centralised...

2014-08-07 08:29:47

LONDON, August 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bringing you bleeding edge discussion on the latest radar technologies and military applications, Defence IQ is delighted to announce the 12th Annual Military Radar conference to be held in London on the 28-30 October. The agenda has been finalised and is now ready for your review. Discussing key issues at the forefront of the military radar community, the conference will investigate achieving a multi-mission capability, advancing...

2014-08-06 04:23:10

LONDON, August 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CIPHER beta trial programme has attracted over 50 major corporates, banks, accountants, law firms, insurers and consultants AISTEMOS [http://www.aistemos.com ], a London based IP data analytics company, has attracted 50 leading organisations to a pilot group for its IP analytics product, CIPHER, in a matter of months. The product's first public demonstration at the IP Business Congress 2014 event in...

2014-08-05 08:28:00

LONDON, August 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide home audio shipments are on the up, according to a new quarterly research programme from Futuresource Consulting. The latest Q1 report shows that the market for home audio - Integrated Audio Systems (IAS), Wireless Speakers and Soundbars - only declined 10% in Q1 2014 after the strong holiday season in Q4 2013. "Wireless connectivity continues to remain an important feature as the share of wireless products increased from...


Latest LONDON Reference Libraries

siir_001_php
2012-06-14 09:51:23

Symbol: SIIR Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I HI    I Synonyms:   NOIR Norta irio (L.) Britton Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AZ, CA, CO, FL, HI, MI, NM, NV, NY, PA, TX, UT Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

plac2_002_pvp
2012-06-14 12:47:29

Symbol: PLHY3 Group: Dicot Family: Platanaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   PLAC2 Platanus acerifolia (Aiton) Willd. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:NY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

Acabaria_rubra
2012-04-03 14:36:01

The Multicolored Sea Fan, (Acabaria rubra), is a species of coral in the family Melithaeidae. It is only found around the South African coast from Bloubergstrand to East London. It is found at depths of 33 to 100 feet in its habitat, which are vertical surfaces on reefs and under overhangs, usually orientated perpendicularly to the water flow. Sea fan colonies grow to about 12 inches high, with branches between branches no more than 0.15 inches in length. It is bushy with thin cylindrical...

39_7c4011a4d1be044467360ab4ecaf9a55
2007-03-26 12:19:08

The Raccoon butterflyfish, Chaetodon lunula, also known as crescent-masked or Lunule butterflyfish, is a butterflyfish of the family Chaetodontidae found in the Indo-Pacific oceans from East Africa to the Hawaiian, Marquesan, and Ducie islands, north to southern Japan, south to Lord Howe and Rapa islands, and also in the southeast Atlantic from East London, South Africa, at depths down to 98.43 ft (30 m). Its length is up to 7.87 in (20 cm). The Raccoon butterflyfish is a nocturnal species...

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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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