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2012-07-30 15:40:57

UCLA life scientists, working with colleagues in China, have discovered a new method to quickly assess plants' drought tolerance. The method works for many diverse species growing around the world. The research, published in the journal Methods in Ecology and Evolution, may revolutionize the ability to survey plant species for their ability to withstand drought, said senior author Lawren Sack, a UCLA professor of ecology and evolutionary biology. "This method can be applied rapidly and...

2009-02-24 10:50:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Catalyx, Inc., has signed a build-own-operate (BOO) contract with RG Global Lifestyles, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: RGBL)(http://www.rgglife.com) for a brine dehydration system to facilitate recovery of sodium sulfate from ion exchange regenerant brine. The system will be built around Catalyx's patent-pending Two-Way Osmosis (TWO) (http://www.catalyxinc.com/forward-osmosis.html) system that utilizes a unique membrane to employ forward...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.