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2014-08-13 16:25:52

-- 2Q Revenue Increased 71%, Compared to Prior Year -- SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, and provided an update on business progress. For the second quarter of 2014, revenue was $8.7 million, an increase of 71%, compared to $5.1 million for the second quarter of 2013. Revenue for the six months ended June 30, 2014 was $16.2 million, compared to $9.5 million for...

2014-08-13 08:35:17

New name and tagline align with commitment to using technology innovation to serve all learners and educators. DALLAS, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurzweil Educational Systems(®), a division of Cambium Learning(®) Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABCD), announced today that it will rebrand itself to reflect its continuing investment in state of the art innovative literacy software for all students. As Kurzweil Education(TM), the company will not only provide assistive technology solutions,...

2014-08-12 23:02:26

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) that claim the popular statin medication caused patients to develop Type 2 diabetes continue to mount in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports....

2014-08-12 20:20:28

Cross-borders collaboration helps businesses and organizations invest and expand DETROIT, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan office of accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) and the Windsor, Ontario office of accounting firm Collins Barrow, both independent members of Baker Tilly International, today announced they have joined forces to create a service desk to provide expertise to U.S. and Canadian companies and organizations looking to...

2014-08-12 12:29:26

SAGE Publications Celebrity promotion of charities is ineffective at raising awareness, but can make the stars more popular with the public, new research says. According to journal articles by three UK academics, "the ability of celebrity and advocacy to reach people is limited" and celebrities are "generally ineffective" at encouraging people to care about "distant suffering". The research, by Professor Dan Brockington, of The University of Manchester, Professor Spensor Henson,...

2014-08-12 08:26:20

CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fathers' rights attorney and advocate Jeffery M. Leving will host Chicago Matrimonial Attorney Danielle R. Crumb, an ardent advocate, on the August 12 live broadcast of Chicago Counterpoint TV at 7:30 p.m. (CST). This week's show will focus on the winning legal strategies Crumb recently employed when she litigated a significant parental alienation case and reunited a desperate father with his three children who had been kicked to the curb. The...

2014-08-12 08:25:16

BEIJING, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited (NASDAQ: CNTF) ("TechFaith" or the "Company") today announced that it will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's financial results for the second quarter of 2014 and its business outlook. The dial-in number for the live audio call, which will begin on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time (8:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 19, 2014 in Beijing), is +1-857-244-7556 or...

2014-08-11 23:06:28

National Council on Problem Gambling teams up with Gambling Integrity Services to help online gambling operators licensed in the USA to comply with NCPG’s Internet Responsible Gambling Standards. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) announced today a new program to assess how internet gambling websites comply with NCPG’s Internet Responsible Gambling Standards. NCPG will contract with Gambling Integrity Services (GIS) to perform...

2014-08-11 12:23:07

HOUSTON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Yardley, Spectra Energy's (NYSE: SE) president of U.S. transmission and storage, will speak at the Goldman Sachs Power, Utilities, MLP and Pipeline Conference on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, in New York, N.Y. Yardley is participating on a panel entitled, "Natural Gas Infrastructure: Transitioning to Demand-Driven Growth." The panel is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. ET and will be available via audio webcast. The webcast link can be accessed...

2014-08-11 08:28:14

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Techne Corporation (NASDAQ:TECH), (d/b/a Bio-Techne) announced that its Board of Directors has decided to pay a dividend of $0.31 per share for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. The quarterly dividend will be payable August 29, 2014 to all common shareholders of record on August 21, 2014. Future cash dividends will be considered by the Board of Directors on a quarterly basis. Techne Corporation, (d/b/a Bio-Techne), NASDAQ: TECH, is a global...


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Chinese cinnamon
2014-02-10 07:07:51

Cinnamomum cassia is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Chinese cassia or Chinese cinnamon. C. cassia is a member of the family Lauraceae. It is indigenous to southern China; however the plant is widely cultivated for its aromatic bark that is turned into the common spice “cinnamon”. The plant is nurtured and grown most abundant in Asia, specifically in India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Cinnamomum cassia plants...

Indonesian Cinnamon, Cinnamomum burmannii
2014-02-07 09:31:00

Cinnamomum burmannii is a flowering tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Indonesian Cinnamon, Padang Cassia or Korintje. C. burmannii belongs to the Lauraceae family. The plant is most commonly known for its spice; the household spice cinnamon is made from the tree’s bark. The species is found growing naturally in Southeast Asia and Indonesia, specifically in the West Sumatra and Western Jambi provinces. It prefers tropical climates, requiring wet environments....

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.