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2014-10-28 08:36:51

LONDON and BOSTON, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global top 20 pharma company streamlines R&D IT with cross-domain platform Boehringer Ingelheim, one of the top 20 global pharma companies, has introduced IDBS' E-WorkBook Suite to eliminate data silos in the lab. The cross-domain platform has initially been deployed in North America with the next roll-out planned for Germany. Users are benefiting from streamlined research and development (R&D) with...

2014-10-28 08:36:38

New Program Requirements Will Better Prepare Students for Employment in the Pharmacy Technician Field SCRANTON, Pa., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penn Foster, a leader in career-focused online and hybrid education with a commitment to addressing the middle-skills gap in America, today announced a new partnership with Walgreens to improve its U.S. Pharmacy Technician Program. Graduates of the U.S. Penn Foster Pharmacy Technician Program will now be required to complete an externship...

2014-10-28 08:34:21

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The custom technologies arm of Molecular Devices, a leader in bioanalytical systems for drug discovery, life science research, and bioassay development, has partnered with the Discovery Technologies team at the Roche Innovation Center Basel of Pharma Research and Early Development (pRED) to develop a high-throughput detection system for drug discovery screens employing Roche's proprietary Ruthenium-based nanosecond time resolved...

2014-10-28 08:29:59

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The PreK-12 assessment industry is in a state of turbulence. Whether states have adopted and implemented the Common Core State Standards and plan to use a Common Core-related assessment program or they have developed and implemented their own state-developed standards and related assessments, the new standards afoot in the states has upended the estimated $2.46 billion testing market, according to Simba Information's new report PreK-12...

2014-10-28 08:26:56

VANCOUVER, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Gungnir Resources Inc. (GUG: TSX-V) ("Gungnir" or the "Company") is pleased to report two new developments on its 100% owned Knaften property in northern Sweden. First, discovery of additional gold-arsenic mineralized boulders proximal to the earlier reported 8.52 g/t Au discovery (see NR dated September 3, 2014), and second, identification of massive sulphides with a VMS base metal signature. See attached figures. Jari Paakki, CEO of Gungnir...

2014-10-28 04:22:44

ABU DHABI, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmaEDGE, a unique Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program for pharmacists of Middle East and North African (MENA) countries was organized in Abu Dhabi, UAE recently. The initiative was supported with an academic grant by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd, a leading research-based global pharmaceuticals company with operations in over 90 countries including the Gulf countries. (Photo:...

2014-10-27 23:11:53

d-Wise, the leading life science and healthcare technology consulting and solution provider in helping clients harness data, today announced leadership advancements within its Healthcare Practice. Morrisville, NC (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 To meet the ever-evolving demands of the healthcare landscape, d-Wise has added new talent with vast experience in enterprise healthcare data strategy, warehousing and analytics to their team. Geoffrey Seidel, MD, joins d-Wise as their new Chief Medical...

2014-10-27 23:04:44

The demand for the North American Planar Chromatography Reagents is anticipated to increase due to the augmented research activities for the development of drugs and biologics using chromatography reagents http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-planar-chromatography-reagents-8566243162.html (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 The North American planar chromatography reagents report defines and segments the market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. The Planar...

2014-10-27 23:03:51

2014 SECTF report details contest results, evolving trends and best practices for combating targeted attacks. Brooklyn, PA (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Social-Engineer, Inc., the leader in social engineering security testing, awareness and training, today announced the release of the fifth annual Social-Engineer Capture the Flag Report, compiled from the Social-Engineer Capture the Flag competition at DEF CON 22. The SECTF contest is conducted to raise awareness of the growing threat social...

2014-10-27 23:02:40

The Webinar will focus on the application of an approach in the development of a new purity method for a well-known API, featuring a vast increase in efficiency and productivity, October 28, 2014 Yorba Linda, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Traditional method development, in which a liquid chromatography (LC) method is developed chiefly by trial and error, is time-consuming and may not produce a robust method. Taking this approach imparts no understanding of how key factors influence the...


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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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