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2014-07-24 12:25:16

CARLSBAD, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Biologics, currently attending the NASS Summer Spine Meeting in Amelia Island, FL, announced today the publishing of two abstracts within The Bone and Joint Journal. Initially presented at the European Orthopaedic Research Society meeting, both abstracts further substantiate the differentiation and clinical benefit of OsteoAMP® allograft-derived growth factor. The first abstract, "Osteoinductivity and osteogenicity of...

2014-07-24 08:35:27

BETHESDA, Md., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) announced today that 31 of its Training and Research Institute (TRI) courses are now listed with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) under a Federal Supply Schedule contract. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130226/DC66667LOGO The 31 courses will be included on the GSA Advantage, GSA's online shopping and ordering system https://www.gsaadvantage.gov/advantage/main/start_page.do)....

2014-07-24 08:35:16

Seasoned Executive Brings History of Leadership and Management Success LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medbox, Inc. (OTCQB:MDBX) (www.medbox.com), a leading dispensary infrastructure/licensing specialist, patented technology provider, and partner to the cannabis industry, today announced the appointment of Mr. Guy Marsala as its CEO, President and Board Chairman. Mr. Marsala will also immediately become the CEO and President of the Company's two primary operating...

2014-07-24 08:35:12

COLLEGE PARK, Md., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland (UMD) Fischell Department of Bioengineering and UMD's Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI) will launch a new Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science and Engineering at the start of the fall 2014 semester. In response to the increasing demand for engineers and technical professionals with graduate-level expertise in both regulatory science and engineering, the new...

2014-07-24 08:33:24

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTCQB: CBIS), a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Roscoe M. Moore, Jr., formerly the US Assistant Surgeon General, for a second term on the scientific advisory board and as a special Senior Advisor to the Company. Among other contributions, Dr. Moore will be leading the Cannabis Science initiative in...

2014-07-24 08:33:04

SAN DIEGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedVantx, Inc., the company that has built an innovative new direct-to-consumer prescription delivery channel in physician offices, MedStart Connect, today announced it eliminates many of the underlying issues related to medication non-adherence and hospital readmission rates specified in a study published in a recent issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine. In the study, researchers reported that frequent changes in generic medication pill...

2014-07-24 08:31:56

The Shared Investigator Platform, Built as an Industry Utility, Will Help Accelerate the Development of New Medicines TEANECK, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) today announced that it has been selected by TransCelerate BioPharma Inc., a non-profit organization with membership representation from 19 major pharmaceutical companies, to develop a first-of-its-kind, subscription-based platform that will transform the way clinical sites collaborate with...

2014-07-23 23:31:56

Armodilo tablet enclosures and stands support the widest array of tablets and Armodilo continues this wide range of tablet support by adding the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 to its list of supported devices. Waterloo, ON (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 While already supporting the Microsoft Surface RT, Surface 2 and Surface Pro 1 & 2, Armodilo continues its support for the entire line of Microsoft tablets with new Tablet Fit Kits™ that also support the Microsoft Surface Pro 3. Microsoft’s...

2014-07-23 23:29:33

Amercanex Announces Significant Investment from Leighton James Co-Founder of Adventure Club Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Amercanex, the first Electronic Cannabis Market (ECM) for the institutional wholesale Cannabis industry, today announced it has received an investment from Leighton James, co-founder and renowned member of electronic dance music duo Adventure Club, to secure an equity position and non-participatory membership in the newly formed company. Leighton James,...

2014-07-23 23:27:01

Pharmacy automation leader Kirby Lester, LLC announced its KL1Plus pill counting device includes streamlined functionality to perform a trackable double-count for any prescription coming out of a vial-filling robot. Lake Forest, IL (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Kirby Lester, LLC, the leading pharmacy automation provider, announced its KL1Plus medication dispensing device includes streamlined functionality to perform a trackable double-count for any prescription coming out of a vial-filling...


Latest Pharmacology Reference Libraries

Pharmacophobia
2013-12-24 12:55:45

Pharmacophobia or medication phobia, comes from Greek pharmakon, meaning “drug, medicine” and phobos, meaning “fear”, is the fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive, and irrational cases, it might be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient of adverse drug reactions can have a serious consequence, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on the patient’s health. Medication phobia can also lead to...

Generalized Anxiety Disorder
2013-07-25 15:07:54

Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is an anxiety disorder with worry about normal, everyday situations such as finance, health and wellbeing in relationships (personal and work related) all lasting longer than six months. Symptoms The symptoms of GAD can include but are not limited to difficulty swallowing, rashes, shortness of breath, fidgeting, headaches, tension, nausea, etc. In order for GAD to be ruled as present, the symptoms and feelings must be experiences for at least six...

European Journal of Medical Chemistry
2012-05-12 22:03:06

The European Journal of Medical Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for medical chemistry. It is published by Elsevier. It was established in 1966 under the title Chimica Therapeutica. That name was maintained until 1973. Even after changing to its current name in 1974, the journal was still subtitled Chimica Therapeutica until 1981; from 1982 to 1986 it was subtitled Chimie Therapeutique, indicating its French origin. The Journal publishes studies on all aspects of medicinal...

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2009-04-28 16:00:11

Bursera graveolens or Palo Santo is a tree indigenous to South America in Argetina, Paraguay, Boliva and coastal areas of Ecuador. Palo Santo means "holy wood" in English and belongs in the same family as frankincense and myrrh. Although it has been used in homeopathic medicine for years, most recently it is the extraction of essential oils that has put this plant in the spotlight. Limonene, a-Terpineol, Menthofuran and Carvone are a few of the oils derived from this plant. Native...

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2005-07-12 18:32:21

Datura wrightii (a poisonous weed) is sometimes used as a hallucinogen. It is commonly called Sacred Datura. Datura wrightii is classified as a deliriant, or an anticholinergic. In the US it is, however, called Western Jimson Weed.

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