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2014-10-28 23:16:50

NanoScreen, a global industry leader in automated liquid handling products for the Life Sciences, announces the release of the ORION Liquid Handling Workstation. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 NanoScreen, LLC, a global industry leader in automated liquid handling products for the Life Sciences, announces the release of the ORION Liquid Handling Workstation. ORION is a flexible, multi-format, high precision pipetting robot designed to meet the liquid handling needs of today’s...

2014-10-28 23:14:39

The research team at Avail Clinical is looking for current or ex-smokers who have been clinically diagnosed with COPD. Those who qualify for this clinical study will be helping to evaluate a new remedy for this chronic respiratory disease. DeLand, FL (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 *Anyone who is interested in learning more about the clinical trials being conducted in DeLand, FL should check out Avail Clinical Research on the web (http://www.availclinical.com) or give them a call at (386)...

2014-10-28 23:12:59

In CHAMPS Patient Experience's most recent blog post, Training for Healthcare Executives Just as Critical as Training for Frontline Employees, Carol Santalucia shares her thoughts on the topic. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 In CHAMPS Patient Experience's most recent blog post, Training for Healthcare Executives Just as Critical as Training for Frontline Employees, Carol Santalucia shares her thoughts on the topic. Most of the time when people think of “training” for...

2014-10-28 23:10:52

To businesses and people that need to understand different languages and are looking for a company that will respond to their translation needs, USA Translate offers a new and convenient service. They offer a Test Translation of maximum 150 words at no cost, in one optional language. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 The primary aim of the company is to enhance communication and broaden people’s understanding of a large number of languages. They offer services in 150 languages and...

2014-10-28 16:27:44

HILDEN, Germany and TOKYO, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - First two programs aim to create tests to aid in cancer treatment with Astellas compounds under development - QIAGEN Personalized Healthcare pipeline expands with novel assay targeting FGFR mutations - Partnership provides options for collaboration across therapeutic areas, sample types and testing technologies QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN; Frankfurt...

2014-10-28 16:27:36

QUEENSLAND, Australia, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson Innovation today announced the opening of the Asia Pacific Innovation Center, located in Shanghai with satellites in Singapore, Australia and Japan. The Asia Pacific Innovation Center extends the network of Johnson & Johnson Innovation Centers in life sciences hotspots around the globe. With local science and technology experts and deal-making capabilities, the Center will identify and develop promising...

2014-10-28 12:34:58

Study also finds that more technology industry business leaders consider market value best measurement of innovation value, though revenue growth still top metric SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a sign of expanding global opportunities, more technology industry business leaders in China, and less in the U.S., than a year ago said that capital is widely accessible at their company to foster technology innovation, according to the 2014 KPMG Global Technology...

2014-10-28 12:31:39

WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) has announced that Hannah Peabody, CPhT, of East Syracuse, NY, has been selected as the 2014 PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) of the Year(©). Ms. Peabody is the Certified Pharmacy Technician at The Patient Rx Center of Hematology/Oncology Associates of Central New York (HOACNY), a private practice with more than 40 providers seeing 4,500 patients annually. She has helped...

2014-10-28 12:30:03

NEW YORK, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Embase facilitates compliance with regulatory guidelines and competitive analysis for product development Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced Embase [http://www.elsevier.com/online-tools/embase ], the world's most comprehensive biomedical database that enables tracking and...

2014-10-28 12:24:03

The new agreement provides company-wide access to Paradigm formation evaluation solutions in addition to Paradigm interpretation and modeling solutions HOUSTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm(®) (www.pdgm.com) today announced it has signed a new long-term contract with Chevron Energy Technology Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc. that provides access to an expanded Paradigm product portfolio. In addition to the company's interpretation and modeling solutions, which...


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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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