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2014-10-22 23:14:20

Food start-up launching Kickstarter campaign to make bars free of corn, wheat, dairy, soy, and low in FODMAPs. FODMAPs are carbohydrates found in common foods, shown to trigger GI symptoms for many people with IBS. Camano Island, WA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 “Love Your Guts.” That’s the slogan of Nicer Foods, a new company that creates food products for people with sensitive digestive systems. Founded by Kate and Jesse Watson, the company’s first product is a unique protein bar...

2014-10-20 08:33:18

Positive Action Southern Initiative Commitment Continues with New Grants Awarded to Seven Organizations, Bringing Total Funding for Grassroots Projects to More than 2.8 Million to Date RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViiV Healthcare today announced seven Positive Action Southern Initiative grant awardees in Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi for programs focused on reducing disparities in HIV/AIDS linkages to care and treatment among at-risk populations in their...

2014-10-20 08:28:09

Award-winning Celebrities to Escort Models with Down Syndrome at the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show on Oct 25 in Denver DENVER, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Global Down Syndrome Foundation organizes the annual Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show - the largest single fundraiser benefiting people with Down syndrome. The event features silent auction items, "priceless" live auction items, a sumptuous dinner, two Quincy...

2014-10-17 23:06:53

This year, USBSI teamed up with sure3 tek Inc to show support to all those affected by HIV/AIDS. City of Industry, CA (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 US Bankcard Services, Inc. (USBSI) and the sure3 team participated in the 30th annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles. sure3 tek Inc is a partner of USBSI that offers online turn-key solutions for restaurant merchants across the nation. The AIDS Walk is a movement that has been giving hope to the millions of people that are affected by the disease known as...

2014-10-16 23:11:53

MMTR Physiotherapy’s new research results reveal the effectiveness of MyoWorx® Concussion Treatment for chronic post-concussion symptoms. MMTR’s team of medical professionals conducted all research at MMTR Physiotherapy’s Guelph-based specialty clinic using the MyoWorx® Treatment protocol, and the results of the study were recently presented at the ACRM Conference. GUELPH, ONTARIO (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 MMTR Physiotherapy’s new research results reveal the effectiveness...

2014-10-15 23:01:28

UC Davis MIND Institute medical director honored with one of the most prestigious awards for pediatricians in the United States. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Randi Jenssen Hagerman, medical director of the UC Davis MIND Institute, Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and Endowed Chair in Fragile X Research and Treatment, has received the prestigious C. Anderson Aldrich Award in Child Development for her outstanding contributions in the field of child development from the...

2014-10-15 12:38:32

Trading on First North at NASDAQ Stockholm commences October 15, 2014 LUND, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Warning System (GWS), a mobile-based personal security service that helps protect employees and individuals when traveling abroad, announced today that its common stock will now begin trading on First North at NASDAQ Stockholm under the symbol GWS. GWS was founded in 2009, following a series of natural disasters and security threats, including the SARS epidemic,...

2014-10-15 08:29:01

-- Mark Pimentel, M.D., FRCP(C), of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Serves as Chairman -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthetic Biologics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: SYN), a biotechnology company developing novel anti-infective biologics and drugs targeting specific pathogens that cause serious infections and diseases, announced today the expansion of its Clinical Advisory Board (CAB) created to support development of SYN-010, the Company's statin-class candidate intended to...

2014-10-14 23:04:26

Kids Need Cures, a Los Angeles-based children’s charity founded to help find a cure for Prader Willi Syndrome, is holding its 3rd Annual Gala Fundraiser in Marina del Rey, California this Saturday night, October 18. Founded in 2011 by Jerry and Jeannine Kowal, Kids Need Cures seeks to fund leading researchers and scientists on new drug development and clinical trials aimed at finding a cure for the overwhelming hunger caused by Prader Willi Syndrome. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB)...

2014-10-14 12:29:20

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SilkTears, LLC, a privately held, research-based and product-driven biotechnology company, announced today that advances in protein-based excipient technology may allow for the development of artificial tear products that will more closely represent certain characteristics of the natural makeup of the tear film, and may help the significant population of patients suffering from dry eye syndrome. SilkTears, LLC has developed a naturally...


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Marfan's Syndrome
2013-07-19 15:22:33

Marfan's syndrome is a genetic disorder of the connective tissue that causes excessively tall stature and long extremities. It is carried by the gene FBN1, which encodes the connective protein fibrillin-1, and is a dominant trait. The human genetic makeup contains a pair of FBN1 genes, so because of its dominance, inheriting one affected FBN1 gene from either parent will result in Marfan's syndrome. It effects both males and females, and has no ethnic bias. It was named after Antoine Marfan,...

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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin