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2014-04-30 08:32:42

SAN DIEGO, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Otonomy, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing innovative therapeutics for diseases and disorders of the inner and middle ear, today announced it has secured $49 million in an oversubscribed Series D round of financing. New investors include Jennison Associates LLC (on behalf of clients), Perceptive Advisors, Federated Kaufmann Funds, certain private investment funds advised by Clough Capital Partners LP, Ally Bridge...

2014-04-29 16:31:51

NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hearing Health Foundation (HHF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing and curing hearing loss and tinnitus through groundbreaking research, announced today the appointment of Claire Schultz as chief executive officer. Ms. Schultz comes to HHF with extensive experience in the public and private sectors. She most recently served as the chief external affairs officer of Amnesty International USA, where she was responsible...

2014-04-28 23:13:58

Sublime Beauty® announces its newest anti-aging secret is now available: Phytoceramides. Reduce wrinkles, improve skin moisture and radiance from the inside-out; limited time 30% off discount with purchase of 2 or more bottles. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Sublime Beauty® announces new Phytoceramides have now joined the anti-aging product line. "We believe the skin strategy should work from both the inside-out and outside-in," says Kathy Heshelow, founder...

2014-04-24 23:09:21

Top Doctor Neurosurgeons Kraus and Oishi find majority of patients don’t need spine surgery in order to heal. Kraus Back and Neck Institute, honored to be among Houston Top Doctors for the eighth year, helps most patients improve back pain and neck pain without an operation. Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 “Most patients don’t need to see the inside of an operating room” according to Masaki Oishi, M.D., Ph.D. “So don’t live in fear and pain.” Dr. Kraus and Dr. Oishi...

2014-04-23 23:09:38

WILD has expanded its Colors from Nature™ portfolio with Spirulina, a color derived from microalgae for blue and green shades while continuing to offer its original fruit-derived Natural Blue Color. Zug, Switzerland (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 WILD Flavors GmbH remains the premier source for naturally derived blue and green colors. WILD’s line of natural colors offers alternatives to the FD&C colors currently used in many food and beverage applications. With Colors From Nature™,...

2014-04-22 23:17:20

Mother's Day is but a few weeks away, and it's time to buy. Sublime Beauty® has a small collection of serum and/or jewelry in gift boxes to delight her - or a gift card that never expires. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Mother's Day is just a few weeks ago. Time to find that unique gift she will love from Sublime Beauty®. The company has chosen 3 gift boxes with jewelry and serum to please every style of mom: a modern necklace, a conservative yet playful...

2014-04-21 13:47:39

Researchers may have identified key genes linked to why some people have a higher tolerance for pain than others, according to a study released today that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 66th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, April 26 to May 3, 2014. "Our study is quite significant because it provides an objective way to understand pain and why different individuals have different pain tolerance levels," said study author Tobore Onojjighofia, MD, MPH, with Proove...

2014-04-18 23:07:00

Eye Floaters No More is the newest treatment method created to help people treat their eye floaters quickly. The site hynguyenblog.com has written a full review to show whether this method is helpful or not. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Eye Floaters No More is a new brand treatment method designed for those that wish to learn how to treat eye floaters without using supplements or drugs. This natural remedy gives lots of natural ingredients and exercises to help people relieve eye...

2014-04-18 12:30:44

Scientists have identified new pain relief targets that could be used to provide relief from chemotherapy-induced pain. BBSRC-funded researchers at King's College London made the discovery when researching how pain occurs in nerves in the periphery of the body. Dr Marzia Malcangio said: "We have been investigating and identifying mechanisms underlying pain generation and our findings could help chemotherapy patients who suffer pain related side effects." One potential side effect of...

2014-04-08 11:48:00

New research from University of Liverpool scientists has cast doubt on the theory that neurological behavior is a product of culture in people of Chinese origin. Scientists tested three groups – students from mainland China, British people with Chinese parents and white British people – to see how quickly their eyes reacted to dots appearing in the periphery of their vision. These rapid eye movements, known as saccades, were timed in all of the participants to see which of them were...


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2010-10-06 21:40:54

A safety razor, designed to protect the user from serious injury, is a razor where the facial skin is protected from all but the very edge of the blade. Prior to using a safety razor, most men used a straight razor. These razors, although still available today, are not used very often due to the skill and attention required for use. Jean-Jacques Perret invented the safety razor. A rare safety razor design called "Comfort", although not truly a safety razor, was a landmark design. In...

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Word of the Day
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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