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Bioengineers Close To Creating Painkillers Without Using Opium From Poppies

By Tom Abate, Stanford School of Engineering A decade-long effort in genetic engineering is close to creating yeast that makes palliative medicines in stainless steel vats. For centuries poppy plants have been grown to provide opium, the...

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2014-09-01 00:21:00

- VIMPAT® (lacosamide) C-V approved in the U.S. as monotherapy in the treatment of partial-onset seizures in adults with epilepsy(1) BRUSSELS, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 0700 (CEST) - regulated information -- UCB announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) for VIMPAT(®) (lacosamide) C-V as monotherapy in the treatment of partial-onset seizures in patients with epilepsy aged 17 years and older.(1) This is a new...

2014-08-31 23:01:19

Harbor Village Florida Comments on New Street Drug Showing to be Much More Powerful Than Heroin USA (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 According to an article posted in Medical News Today (8/21), entitled Emerging Street Drug Fifteen Times Stronger than Heroin, a new opiate has begun to hit the streets of America which is fifteen times more potent than heroin. Known as acetyl fentanyl, this opiate is a non-medical use drug that has been linked to many overdoses and emergency room visits among opiate...

2014-08-29 23:06:02

DEA’s announcement comes after a recommendation last year concerning the potent combination drug products. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that has long been dedicated to protecting the rights of victims who have been injured by medications reports that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has announced new regulations for all hydrocodone combination products. According to a Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS)...

2014-08-29 08:21:39

DUBLIN, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Maleic Anhydride Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Maleic Anhydride Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global maleic anhydride industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including...

2014-08-28 23:17:30

Controversial Hydrocodone-Based Painkiller Zohydro contains strong potential for addiction and as a substitute for OxyContin and heroin abuse. Aid in Recovery calls for the removal of the drug from the market. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Aid in Recovery, a full service drug and alcohol treatment center, released a statement today regarding the potential for abuse of a dangerous new painkiller, Zohydro, which is marketed to chronic pain sufferers. The drug, an extended-release painkiller that...

2014-08-28 12:22:58

DUBLIN, Aug, 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Maleic Anhydride Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global Maleic Anhydride Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global maleic anhydride industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain...

2014-08-27 23:12:45

A study released August 1 highlights the challenges related to managing anticoagulant–associated intracerebral hemorrhage (AAICH). Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 A recently published study by the Journal of Neurosurgery discusses the importance of time in correcting coagulopathy to prevent permanent injury or death. The study focuses on a variety of anticoagulants and examines medical conditions alleged to be caused by these drugs. According to the research, although...

2014-08-27 23:06:14

ReportsnReports.com adds “2014 Market Research Report on Global and China Maleic Anhydride Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Isoprene Industry” market research reports to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 The Global and China Maleic Anhydride Industry is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Maleic Anhydride industry in Global and China. The report provides a basic overview of the industry, including definitions,...

2014-08-27 16:25:44

WOODBRIDGE, ON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. (OTCQX:PVTTF; CSE:PVO), ("Pivotal" or the "Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and overall health, announced its operational highlights and financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2014. All dollar amounts referenced herein are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated. Financial Results: For the three months ended June 30, 2014,...

2014-08-27 08:27:45

RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BDSI) announced that the company will be hosting an investor and analyst event and simultaneous webcast on Friday, September 5, 2014. The event is scheduled for 12-2 pm ET in New York City. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110217/CL49801LOGO At this event, BDSI senior management will discuss the commercialization and launch plan for BUNAVAIL and provide updates on the BEMA(®)...


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Organometallics
2012-05-17 15:18:17

Organometallics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Chemical Society. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is John A. Gladysz. Organometallics publishes records in one of the most active fields for organometallic, inorganic, organic, and materials chemists. Articles, communications, mini-reviews, and notes detail the synthesis, structure, bonding, chemical reactivity and reaction mechanisms, and applications of organometallic and organometalloidal compounds....

Synthetic Metals
2012-05-17 14:54:38

Synthetic Metals is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Elsevier. It covers all aspects of electronic polymers and electronic molecular materials. It is an international medium for the rapid publication of original research papers, short communications and subject reviews dealing with research on and applications of electronic polymers and electronic molecular materials including novel carbon architectures. Original manuscripts on chemical, electrochemical, electrical, photonic...

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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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