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2014-10-30 23:04:55

Pipette.com offers the Buy 1 BrandTech Transferpette S Multichannel Pipette and Get 1 Case of BRANDplates for FREE. This promotion will benefit those seeking to replenish their plate inventory. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Pipette.com announces their latest promotion on the BrandTech Transferpette S Multichannel Pipette. BrandTech Transferpette S is designed for research and routine laboratory applications due to its lightweight and ergonomic construction. BrandTech®...

2014-10-30 23:01:45

Company Hosts NUvention Program Students at Chicago Facility Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The evening of October 29th, Northwestern University tapped Insight Product Development’s decades-long heritage in successful medical device development to give its graduate students real world context for what it takes to successfully innovate in the complex and highly regulated medical space. As part of a two-hour on-site class, Insight gave master’s program students from the...

2014-10-30 16:29:30

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: WGBS) announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. The call will be held on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 11:00 am ET and will be hosted by Ivan Trifunovich, President and CEO of WaferGen Bio-systems and Michael Henighan, CFO of WaferGen Bio-systems. Participants may listen to the live broadcast by calling (877) 407-3982...

2014-10-30 16:28:46

Conference call to be held on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time BOTHELL, Wash., and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: OGXI) today provided a summary of clinical developments and announced third quarter 2014 financial results. Q3 2014 Highlights -- The custirsen Phase 3 AFFINITY trial successfully completed patient enrollment of 635 men. AFFINITY is designed to evaluate a survival...

2014-10-30 16:27:43

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The market for immunoprotein diagnostic testing has been segmented according to immunoprotein types which include immunoglobulins, complement system proteins, C-reactive protein (CRP), haptoglobin, prealbumin and free light chains (FLC) of immunoglobulins. The market has also been segmented according to application in diagnosis of various diseases such as infectious diseases, allergy testing, endocrine testing, oncology testing, toxicology...

2014-10-30 12:23:49

AMSTERDAM, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professor Sir John Meurig Thomas from the University of Cambridge, UK is awarded the 5th Ahmed Zewail Prize for his outstanding contributions to the fundamental understanding of the structures of solids and development and application of the concept of single-site heterogeneous catalysis Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical...

2014-10-30 08:44:27

Anja Jones Translation, Divergent Language Solutions, In Every Language, Keylingo Translations, LanguageLine Solutions and SimulTrans named charter members NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smartling today announced that its Referral Partner Program now includes a new "Preferred Partner" tier to recognize its highest-performing members. Smartling's Referral Partner Program is comprised of localization specialists and translation agencies from around the world that are passionate about...

2014-10-30 08:36:39

NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Profiles Ltd., a subsidiary of Columbia Laboratories, Inc., (Nasdaq: CBRX) and Maryland-based Xceleron have announced a collaboration to assist drug developers with improved efficiency during clinical development that will be launched at AAPS in San Diego next week. This partnership extends Molecular Profiles' new ROADMAP to Clinical Trials enabling technologies platform, which it launched earlier this month. The...

2014-10-30 08:30:52

Based on Wiley's Popular For Dummies® Format, New Book for Data Analysts Makes Data Blending Easy to Understand and Use IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, Inc., the leader in data blending and advanced analytics, today announced the release of Data Blending For Dummies®, Alteryx Special Edition, a new book that explains how data analysts can use data blending to support business decision making. This Special Edition release, now available in eBook format, is a new...

2014-10-30 08:29:50

When thinking about Halloween, many people consider a holiday that is troublemaker. However is these an actual correlation between crime and the holiday. BALTIMORE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Halloween in the United States is a holiday that is seen as an amusing and entertaining. Children dressed up in their favorite monster, superhero, or fantasy outfits collecting candy door to door. All of this can come to a screeching halt when you hear about a murder or an act of...


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Northwestern Salamander, Ambystoma gracile
2014-05-26 07:53:38

The northwestern salamander (Ambystoma gracile) is a species of mole salamander that can be found along the Pacific Coast of North America. Its range extends from May Island in southeastern Alaska to the Gulala River in Sonoma County, California. It resides in a number of habitats from sea level to the timberline, including grasslands and woodlands, but cannot be found east of the Great Divide. It holds two subspecies known as A. g. decorticatum and A. g. gracile, which are separated by a...

2014-04-22 14:52:09

Edwin Harris Colbert (September 28, 1905 – November 15, 2001), known as “Ned” to his friends and colleagues, was a distinguished American Paleontologist. He helped popularize the study of dinosaurs through his prolific research, writings, and 40 years of work as a curator at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Colbert was born in Clarinda, Iowa, but moved to Maryville, Missouri during infancy. Like many young children, and most of his predecessors and contemporaries,...

Primatology
2013-10-02 13:00:50

Primatology is the study of primates that focuses on their behaviors and possible evolution. Those who practice this science, known as primatologists, focus on primates in the wild and in laboratory settings. There are many different sub-divisions of primatology that differ based on methodology and theory, but the two major branches are Western primatology and Japanese primatology. There share basic principles, but differ culturally and in many other regards. Western primatology originated...

Reptilians
2013-09-05 08:02:45

Reptilians are depicted as reptile humanoid creatures that are used in science fiction, ufology, and in conspiracy theories. Sometimes reptilians are also called reptoids, reptiloids, or draconians. One of the first alleged contacts with a reptilian occurred in 1967 in Ashland, Nebraska. Police officer Herbert Schirmer claimed to have been abducted and taken aboard a UFO by reptile-like humanoids that had a winged serpent emblem on the left side of their chests. David Icke, a British...

Astrophysics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Image Caption: NGC 4414, a typical spiral galaxy in the constellation Coma Berenices, is about 56,000 light-years in diameter and approximately 60 million light-years distant. Credit: NASA/ESA/Wikipedia What is Astrophysics? For much of the modern age the term Astrophysics has been used synonymously with Astronomy. This interchange is so common that many textbooks even offer the two as having the same meaning. However, from a strictly historical perspective there are differences...

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Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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