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2014-04-14 23:12:04

Use promo code SXHLTH10 to save 10% on the 4th Generation HIV screening. This offer expires April 30th, 2014. Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 For the month of April 2014, Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer lab testing, is offering 10% off all STD testing including the New HIV 4th Generation Test. The HIV 4th Generation test uses the most current testing technology to provide an HIV screening that is more sensitive and has an earlier detection window...

2014-04-14 23:11:16

HerpesDating.center has been launched this week to help people with herpes to meet and start dating again. It is the first herpes dating site that uses the new GTLD “.center”. (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 HerpesDating.center has been launched this week to help people with herpes to meet and start dating again. It is the first herpes dating site that uses the new GTLD “.center”. According to the CDC, 20 million people are diagnosed positive with herpes every year. The most common...

2014-04-14 23:10:32

How I Permanently Cured Genital Warts designed by Aston Christiansen is the latest program that covers effective methods to eliminate genital wart symptoms quickly and naturally. A full review on the site Vkool.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Genital warts are growths around the anus and on the skin of the genital area. They are caused by 2 types of the HPV (human papillomavirus) such as types 6 and 11. They may appear in the mouth, penis, vulva,...

2014-04-14 16:24:20

DALLAS, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "Vaccine Development Strategies - Refocusing Efforts to Address New Challenges" report to its research database. Vaccines are one of the most important healthcare advances and have saved millions of lives through immunizing against some of the most deadly diseases. With protection against a number of key viral and bacterial diseases now effectively generated, vaccine R&D is turning to areas of unmet need....

2014-04-14 12:51:21

The new interferon-free, all-oral, three direct-acting-antiviral (3D) treatment regimen in development by AbbVie has achieved very high rates of virological response in patients chronically infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotype 1 (GT1); according to the results of three studies presented today at the International Liver CongressTM 2014. The 3D regimen consists of the HCV NS3/4A protease inhibitor ABT-450 dosed with ritonavir, the NS5A inhibitor ABT-267, and the NS5B RNA polymerase...

2014-04-14 12:36:39

OTTAWA, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Issue: Many Sham el-Nessim celebrations include a traditional family meal. Certain salted fish products like fesikh, a traditional dish in the Egyptian community, represent an increased risk of botulism because of the way they are prepared. The fish used to make these salted fish dishes are not gutted before the ripening and salting process. This provides an opportunity for Clostridium botulinum bacteria that may be in the gut of the fish to grow...

2014-04-14 11:03:19

Three new studies presented today at the International Liver CongressTM 2014 have helped clarify the optimal use of combination therapy with peginterferon and nucleoside analogues (NUCs) to achieve the best treatment outcomes in patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB). "Together these ground-breaking data will go a long way to influencing future CHB treatment guidelines," said EASL's Educational Councillor Professor Cihan Yurdaydin from the Department of Gastroenterology, University of...

2014-04-13 12:20:15

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Adult Vaccines Market, Company Adult Vaccines Sales, Country Adult Vaccines - Worldwide Analysis" to its store. DALLAS, April 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- World Adult Vaccines Market - Market Overview For much of the 20th century, vaccines were a pharmaceutical success story largely associated with children. Aggressive immunization programs eradicated Polio and Smallpox among developed nations and nearly eliminated Mumps, Pertussis, Measles, and other...

2014-04-12 23:03:16

As a former chronic candida, adrenal fatigue and IBS sufferer, writes How to Cure Candida e-book to help people combat candida successfully. A review on the website howtocurecandida.com shows how users can benefit from this e-book. (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Ryan Shea writes How To Cure Candida e-book to help users combat candida successfully. As a former chronic candida, adrenal fatigue and IBS sufferer, the author promises to help users eliminate chronic fungal yeast infections safely and...

2014-04-12 23:01:26

Today, herpes-dating.com is poised to help members find true love, friendship, support and help, even as it takes giant steps as the best herpes dating site for singles living with herpes. (PRWEB) April 12, 2014 As far as the industry is concerned, herpes-dating.com is poised to help herpes singles find true love, friendship, help and support, even as it now serves as the best herpes dating site for singles living with herpes. With the latest developments in health technology and the...


Latest Microbiology Reference Libraries

Culling
2013-08-21 08:18:13

Culling is a term used for separating the good from the bad and discarding the bad with the cull being the rejected items. Culling is used to improve the desired group with specific characteristics to improve the group. Culling is used for strengthening a livestock herd and the culled animals are destroyed. When breeding pedigree animals, the culled are spayed or neutered. This prevents the undesirable trait of the animal from being bred with other animals.  Plant life is also...

Pompeii Worm, Alvinella pompejana
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Pompeii worm (Alvinella pompejana) is a species of polychaete worm, or bristle worm that is only found in the Pacific Ocean. It resides at hydrothermal vents, making it an extremophile, and was first discovered French marine biologists of the coat of the Galapagos Islands in the 1980s. It was described by Lucien Laubier and Daniel Desbruyeres as a deep-sea polychaete that could withstand extreme amounts of heat. The Pompeii worm can reach an average length of up to five inches and is...

Soybean Cyst Nematode, Heterodera glycines
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The soybean cyst nematode (Heterodera glycines) is a parasitic worm that infects soybean plants, and other legumes, across the world. It is thought to be native to Asia, but was found in the United States in 1954 and in Colombia in the 1980’s. It can be found in Italy and Iran and its most recent sightings have occurred in Brazil and Argentina, two major areas where soybeans are grown. These worms are highly damaging to American soybean crops, costing the industry as much as 500 thousand...

Paralvinella sulfincola
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Paralvinella sulfincola is a species of worm in the Alvinellidae family. It lives among undersea hot-water vents, thriving in the hottest of waters, at temperatures that would kill most animals. This characteristic makes it an extremophile or hyperthermophile. Having the unique ability to withstand extremely hot water from hydrothermal openings enables this stalk-like worm to feed on bacteria that other animals cannot reach. It is difficult to know exactly what temperatures this species...

Cell (journal)
2012-06-04 14:15:36

Cell is a peer-reviewed scientific journal founded by Benjamin Lewin in January 1974 with the sponsorship of MIT Press. Lewin bought the rights to the journal in 1986 and published it under his own publishing arm Cell Press. Cell Press was sold to Elsevier in 1999, which currently publishes Cell twice monthly. Cell Press publishes several biomedical journals, including Cell, Neuron, Immunity, Molecular Cell, Developmental Cell, Cancer Cell, Current Biology, Structure, Chemistry &...

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