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2014-09-15 08:29:32

- Significantly Improved Agitation in 220-Patient 10-week Study - ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) today announced positive results from its phase II clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of AVP-923 for the treatment of agitation in patients with Alzheimer's disease. Treatment with AVP-923 was associated with significantly reduced agitation as measured by the primary endpoint, the agitation/aggression...

2014-09-15 08:29:14

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) ("NW Bio"), a U.S. biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced today that Linda F. Powers, CEO, will present at SMi's 3rd Annual Cancer Vaccines Conference being held in Central London on September 15-16, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110329/SF73084LOGO Ms. Powers' presentation will provide updates about the Company's...

2014-09-15 08:28:21

MARKHAM, ON, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Nightingale Informatix Corporation ("Nightingale"), (TSX-V: NGH) an application service provider (ASP) of electronic medical record (EMR) software and related services, will hold its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. ET. WHAT: Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders WHERE:...

2014-09-15 08:24:56

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph Market by Type (Liquid, Gas), Technology (PH/ORP, Chlorine, Oxygen, Carbon dioxide), Spectroscopy, Gas chromatography, Service, Application (chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power), & Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2013 - 2020" research report to its store. DALLAS, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Currently, the North American region has captured the process analyzer market and according to...

2014-09-14 23:01:54

The buyer power score for OCR systems is 3.5 out of 5, which represents low price volatility and changes in the delivery model for OCR software. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Optical Character Recognition Systems in its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 The buyer power...

Mobility Enhancing Soft Exosuit
2014-09-14 05:03:30

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online DARPA has awarded a sizable grant to the Harvard University researchers behind a biologically-inspired soft exoskeleton that could help soldiers travel greater distances and carry heavier loads while tiring out less easily, the university revealed on Thursday. The Soft Exosuit, which was developed by the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, is a robotic suit designed to prevent and reduce...

2014-09-12 23:09:34

CaseBank Vice President to Present on “Finding the Fault in an Ocean of Data” Mississauga, Ontario (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 CaseBank Technologies Inc., the leading provider of software solutions for equipment troubleshooting and defect trend analysis, has announced that it will be exhibiting and speaking at Field Service East 2014, September 15-17, 2014, in Atlanta, Georgia. On September 16, John Snow, Vice President, Marketing & Strategic Alliances of CaseBank, will deliver a...

2014-09-12 23:09:32

ROK Technologies releases the new HTML5 version of GoMaps and the new interface excels on every device. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 ROK Technologies releases the new HTML5 version of GoMaps. Now consumers can easily access GIS data from any platform or device, anywhere, anytime. GoMaps 4.0 is a robust application with a sleek, user friendly interface that works on every device. Utilizing GoMaps 4.0 organizations can increase their services by investing in a product scalable...

2014-09-12 23:05:56

Upcoming webinar, along with an Annual Conference scientific track and exhibit hall neighborhood, shows the Population Health Alliance’s focus on data and analytics Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 The Population Health Alliance, the leader in advancing the principles of population health, has been at the forefront of promoting the relevance and appropriate use of data and analytics to improve population health management programs. This focus has guided the organization’s...

2014-09-12 23:05:22

Bioactive ingredients market report classifies and defines the global market value in the overall bioactive industry.. Asia-Pacific has proven to be the dominant market with largest market share and highest growth rate for the next five years. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/bioactive-ingredients-market-46981333.html) (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 The report “Bioactive Ingredients & Product Market by Ingredient (Probiotics, Proteins, Plant Extracts, Minerals, Vitamins,...


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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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