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2009-12-02 16:49:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Neurostimulation - A Global Market Perspective http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164232/Neurostimulation---A-Global-Market-Perspective.html The world neurostimulation market stands enthused by the growing base of aging population, and the resultant rise in age-related diseases such as, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer's disease. Widespread prevalence of neurological...

2008-06-20 09:00:58

Stem Cell Sciences has licensed certain rights to green fluorescent protein technology from Prolume. Stem Cell Sciences (SCS) will incorporate the green fluorescent protein (GFP) technology, which acts as a gene expression marker, into its SC Proven research reagents portfolio as well as certain stem cell technologies used in services assays for high-throughput drug screening and toxicity testing. By introducing the gene for GFP into stem cells (both embryonic and adult), scientists are...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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