Latest Stuart Williams Stories

2013-06-28 23:00:45

Technology Business Research Inc.’s Software Practice Director Stuart Williams will present “A Guidebook to the Public Cloud Vendor Landscape” at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston between July 7, 2013, and July 13, 2013. The overarching theme of the Worldwide Partner Conference is the modern era of computing in big data, cloud, mobility and enterprise social, educating Microsoft’s top partners on best practices to drive joint business and allowing them to...

2010-08-26 07:13:46

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Calling all people with implanted devices!  Researchers have created a new system of blood vessels that are engineered to interact with the tissue surrounding anything from pacemakers to chemotherapy ports, which may prolong the life of your implanted device. "One of the biggest problems with any kind of implanted device, such as a pacemaker, a chemotherapy port or the glucose sensors necessary to monitor blood sugar levels in diabetic patients, is the body's...

2010-08-23 13:15:14

By creating a unique system of blood vessels that is engineered to interact with the tissue surrounding an implanted device, the longevity and function of these devices may be better preserved, according to a study led by researchers in the University of Louisville/ Jewish Hospital's Cardiovascular Innovation Institute (CII). The study was published early online on August 23, 2010 in the Journal of Biomedical Materials Research and was funded by the National Institutes of Health. "One of the...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'