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2014-02-11 20:20:02

Glycomics an emerging field with implications for understanding and treating human diseasesSingapore, Feb 12, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - A*STAR's Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI) today signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with Korea Basic Science Institute (KBSI) and Chungnam National University's Graduate School of Analytics Science and Technology (GRAST) to advance collaboration between Singapore and South Korea in the field of glycomics in Asia. The agreements were signed by the...

2014-02-10 08:27:34

Major new precision medicine initiative takes root in Singapore SINGAPORE and LOS ANGELES, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ImaginAb, Inc. today announced that it has entered into a partnership with the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore (Duke-NUS) to establish a joint corporate laboratory to develop new in vivo molecular imaging agents to study cancer biology and immune function. ImaginAb is a U.S. clinical-stage company that develops in vivo molecular imaging agents based on a...

2014-02-10 08:20:26

SINGAPORE, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today marked the official opening of Pratt & Whitney Component Solutions, the company's new repair and engineering facility at Singapore's Seletar Aerospace Park. The new flagship facility performs certain PW4000 engine component repair and will house various office support departments, including the company's recently established regional office, and Global Services...

2014-02-10 04:20:11

SINGAPORE, February 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with leading aerospace company Airbus at the 3rd Aerospace Technology Leadership Forum today. The MoU signed between Airbus and A*STAR will facilitate collaboration in areas of mutual interest, including data analytics. A*STAR's extensive capabilities in data analytics solutions can be used for a wide array of...

2014-02-07 16:21:06

SINGAPORE, February 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Falcon 7X and 2000LX to be on Display at Singapore Airshow Dassault Falcon Jet has seen a surge of interest in Falcon business jets in Southeast Asia and is investing heavily in and around the region to better serve its expanding Asian customer base and prepare for future growth. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140207/668128 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120925/564526-a )...

2014-02-06 16:28:11

Interim Outcomes in CHOCOLATE BAR Registry Demonstrate High Rates of Procedural Success and Limb Preservation PLEASANTON, Calif. and SINGAPORE, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interim results from The CHOCOLATE® BAR Registry conducted in the US demonstrate that use of the CHOCOLATE® PTA balloon achieved high rates of treatment success and limb preservation in patients with peripheral arterial disease. The results from the first 350 patients enrolled and treated were presented by Dr. Tony Das...

2014-02-06 12:30:07

LONDON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Southeast Asia Low Voltage Electrical Equipment Brand Preferences Assessing the Customer Preference for Low Voltage Product Brands in Four Southeast Asian Countries Products covered in the study are low voltage circuit breakers, contactors, disconnectors and relays. End-user brand preference of various brands are analyzed in detail for sectors such as residential, commercial complexes,...

2014-02-06 12:25:49

Organisations are considering Functional Capacity Evaluations to ensure employees are fit enough to start or ready to return to work after an injury with an eye towards productivity. SINGAPORE, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What happens when increasing staff costs meet tighter skilled labor markets? Productivity issues rise to the fore with increasingly more companies, particularly those with physically demanding work, looking to minimize staff downtime and ensure that workflow...

2014-02-06 08:29:23

BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinex Pharmaceuticals and PharmaEssentia Corporation (Taiwan) announced today the execution of a new licensing agreement granting PharmaEssentia exclusive development and commercial rights to Oraxol and Oratecan in Taiwan and Singapore. Kinex will receive an upfront payment, milestones, and royalties. PharmaEssentia has also committed to conducting clinical studies in Taiwan to contribute to the global registration programs for Oraxol...

2014-02-06 00:22:38

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) announces a US$320 million [approximately S$400 million] investment to establish operations in Singapore for small molecule and biologics active drug substance manufacturing. The completed facility will provide manufacturing capacity for emerging compounds within AbbVie's oncology and immunology pipeline to serve markets globally. The investment will establish the first manufacturing presence in Asia by...


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2012-06-14 12:42:32

Symbol: PLOB2 Group: Dicot Family: Apocynaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: L48    N PR    N VI    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

2012-06-14 12:42:33

Symbol: PLOBS Group: Dicot Family: Apocynaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-14 12:42:34

Symbol: PLOBO Group: Dicot Family: Apocynaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: PR    N VI    N Synonyms:   PLKR3 Plumeria krugii Urb.   PLPO3 Plumeria portoricensis Urb. Distribution: PlumeriaobtusaL. var.obtusadistribution:USA+(PR, VI) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed...

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2012-06-15 04:30:48

Symbol: MACO11 Group: Dicot Family: Malpighiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N PR    N VI    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta...

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2012-04-03 20:41:16

Knotted Fan Coral, (Melithaea ochracea), is a species of colonial soft coral that is found in tree-like fans on shallow reefs in the South China Sea between Taiwan and Indonesia, including Singapore and Malaysia. In Taiwan, it is the most widespread coral in its family Gorgonacea. It is found on the higher parts of reef fronts where its numerous small polyps can feed at water flow rates varying from 1.6 to 16 inches per second. This species usually grow to about 8 inches in length, with...

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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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