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2011-07-15 06:05:00

A University of Warwick physicist has produced a galaxy sized solution which explains one of the outstanding puzzles of particle physics, while leaving the door open to the related conundrum of why different amounts of matter and antimatter seem to have survived the birth of our Universe. Physicists would like a neat universe where the laws of physics are so universal that every particle and its antiparticle behave in the same way. However in recent years experimental observations of...

2011-06-16 07:29:00

GLASTONBURY, Conn., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Partners, LLC, an investment adviser registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, is pleased to announce that Symmetry e-Advisor is now available to their community of independent financial advisors. A technology platform specially created for Symmetry through a unique strategic partnership with Envestnet, a leading provider of technology-enabled wealth management solutions, Symmetry e-Advisor offers a secure,...

2011-06-14 15:05:00

WARSAW, Ind., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that Thomas J. Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Fred L. Hite, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present at the 2011 Wells Fargo Securities Healthcare Conference in Boston, MA. Event: 2011 Wells Fargo Securities Healthcare...

2011-05-03 08:00:00

WARSAW, Ind., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that Thomas J. Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Fred L. Hite, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present at the 2011 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Event: 2011 Bank of America Merrill Lynch...

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2011-04-20 10:48:28

Women find men whose ring fingers are longer than their index fingers more attractive, according to findings in a study published by the British Royal Society's journal Biological Sciences. Previous studies which were conducted under the banner of evolutionary psychology, suggests that the drivers of human behavior are found in "nature" rather than "nurture," reports AFP. Led by Camille Ferdenzi of the University of Geneva, the new study was designed to find out if women are drawn to the...

2011-04-19 08:00:00

WARSAW, Ind., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced a new management reporting structure that streamlines its operations in a matrix structure to strengthen quality and customer service. The Company's implant, instrument and case businesses will now report directly to Thomas J. Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer. In order to...

2011-04-18 08:00:00

WARSAW, Ind., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that it will release first quarter 2011 financial results for the period ending April 2, 2011 before the market opens on Thursday, May 5, 2011. Symmetry Medical will host an accompanying conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 5, 2011. A live Web cast of the conference call...

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2011-04-04 11:38:32

A new way of understanding the structure of proteins, polymers, minerals, and engineered materials will be published in the May 2011 issue of the journal Nature Materials. The discovery by two Penn State University researchers is a new type of symmetry in the structure of materials, which the researchers say greatly expands the possibilities for discovering or designing materials with desired properties. The research is expected to have broad relevance in many development efforts involving...

2011-02-17 08:00:00

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today preliminary unaudited revenue for the full year ended January 1, 2011. Symmetry anticipates full year 2010 revenue of approximately $361 million, in line with previously issued guidance of $360 to $364 million. For the full year 2011, the Company issued revenue guidance of $363 to...

2011-02-09 15:01:00

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that Thomas J. Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Fred L. Hite, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present at Canaccord Genuity's Musculoskeletal Conference in San Diego, CA. Event: Canaccord Genuity's Musculoskeletal...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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