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2014-07-14 23:02:36

The global metabolomics market is consolidated in nature, wherein the top five players account for more than 70%–75% of the market share - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/metabolomics-technology-market-900.html. (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 “Metabolomics Market by Technique (Gas Chromatography, High Performance Liquid Chromatography, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Mass Spectrometry, by Application (Biomarker & Drug Discovery, Nutrigenomics), by Indication...

2014-07-14 12:23:10

DUBLIN, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "International Herbicides (Glyphosate, Atrazine, Acetochlor, 2,4-D) Market - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Herbicides are used to kill undesirable plants and weeds. They are a very essential part of modern agricultural practices. The herbicides market is mainly driven by the limited availability of arable land, high profitability...

2014-07-10 23:02:04

Day Spa “Opens the Bubbly” for this exciting new facility located in the Broadway Center. Party will include snacks, beverages, door prize giveaways and complimentary consultations from Shelly Botsford, NP. Bismarck, N.D. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Pure Skin is proud to announce the opening of their new spa to the Bismarck community. Clients, guests and Bismarck-area residents can join the team at Pure Skin for a glamorous evening of beauty and wellness at the Grand Opening Celebration....

2014-07-09 23:02:22

The Weed Science Society of America has announced that it will participate in the upcoming annual meeting of the Aquatic Plant Management Society in Savannah, GA from July 13-16. The meeting will draw scientists, educators, and public officials from all over the country to discuss invasive aquatic plants and effective management techniques. Lawrence, Kansas (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) announced it will participate in the upcoming annual meeting...

2014-07-07 23:03:58

Skinspirations, a Tampa Bay-based non-surgical cosmetic medicine center, has implemented many new procedures that have contributed to their expansion in the past 6 months. On July 10th, they will host a grand reopening event, at which they will give away discounted services to attendees and donate proceeds to the women’s charity, Dress for Success. Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Skinspirations, a center for cosmetic enhancement devoted to non-surgical aesthetics, will be hosting a...

2014-07-03 08:23:36

DUBLIN, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x9c8g8/invitro) has announced the addition of the "Global In-Vitro Toxicology/ Toxicity Testing (Diagnostic, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics, Chemical) Market - Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Attributed to the support offered by the European government, the in vitro toxicology testing market in Europe was the largest in 2013 and is...

2014-07-02 23:09:04

Frequency control manufacturer targets Q4 completion of documentation update covering over 2,000,000 part numbers. Costa Mesa, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 In response to the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) updated Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) announced on June 16, 2014, Ecliptek Corporation has initiated its assessment to determine the impact of the four new substances on the company’s crystal and oscillator products. Ecliptek, an established industry leader...

2014-06-24 23:03:33

Redwood Bioscience and Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced the results of an in vivo toxicology study, demonstrating that an Antibody Drug Conjugate (ADC) generated using the proprietary SMARTag™ platform has a better toxicity profile than a conventional ADC. Somerset, N.J. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Redwood Bioscience and Catalent Pharma...

2014-06-24 10:02:44

BMJ-British Medical Journal 2,4-Dinitrophenol, DNP, not licensed as medicine, but available on the internet The number of professional enquiries made to the National Poisons Information Service about the harmful effects of a 'fat burning' agent used by body builders and dieters has risen sharply in the past three years, reveals research published online in Emergency Medicine Journal. 2,4-Dinitrophenol, or DNP for short, is a synthetic chemical originally used in the manufacture of...

2014-06-16 23:08:17

Medically-focused skin care clinic Allura has announced they will be offering Botox specials during the month of June in celebration of Father’s Day. These treatments have become increasingly popular for men over the last decade as a means to fight signs of aging. Loveland, Colorado (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Northern Colorado-based Allura Skin, Laser, & Wellness Clinic has announced that their June specials will include a discount on Botox treatments to celebrate Father’s Day. Botox...


Latest Toxicology Reference Libraries

Ranitomeya sirensis
2013-07-30 10:53:54

Ranitomeya sirensis is a species of poison dart frog that is native to Peru. It is widely known as the Sira Poison Dart Frog, or more popularly as R. lamasi. It is kept as a bet by herpetoculturists and is considered to be one of the more difficult poison dart frogs to keep due to its relative rarity and the fragile nature of its tadpoles. Like most Ranitomeya species, R. sirensis is a mildly toxic poison dart frog. Its skin secretes small amounts of pumiliotoxins which coat the frog and...

Mimic Poison Frog, Ranitomeya imitator
2013-07-29 16:30:53

The Mimic Poison Frog (Ranitomeya imitator) is a type of poison dart frog located in the north-central region of eastern Peru. Like most other Ranitomeya species, R. imitator has a mild toxicity compared to other poison dart frogs. It produces the potent pumiliotoxin B, but its small size limits the amount of poison it can secrete. Like other poison dart frogs, it does not produce toxin in captivity. It most likely gains its poison from consuming toxic insects or other invertebrates within...

Blue Poison Dart Frog, Dendrobates Azureus
2013-06-25 14:59:59

The Blue Poison Dart Frog (Dendrobates azureus) is a species of poison dart frog located in the forests surrounded by the Sipaliwini savannah, which is found in southern Suriname and northern to central Brazil. This frog is widely known as the blue poison dart frog or by its Indian name, okopipi. The species name comes from the fact that it is colored azure. This medium sized frog weighs about eight grams. It grows between 3 and 4.5 centimeters long and has a typical lifespan of four to...

Harlequin Poison Frog, Oophaga Histrionica
2013-06-25 13:44:18

The Harlequin Poison Frog (Oophaga histrionica) known also as the Harlequin Poison Dart Frog, is a species of poison dart frog with a native range from Western Ecuador to the El Choco region of Colombia. The frog is usually found on the ground of tropical rain forests, amongst fallen limbs or leaf litter. O. histrionica, along with O. speciosa, produces cardiotoxins referred to as histrionicotoxins. These moderate to highly toxic compounds act as potent non-competitive antagonists of...

601px-Echinophilia
2012-04-03 19:33:28

Chalice Corals, are a family of stony corals in the Pectiniidae family. Members of this family are mostly colonial but at least one species, Echinomorpha nishihirai, is solitary. These corals are endemic to the Indian and Pacific oceans. Pectiniids have a number of different forms but are basically streamlined and smooth. Polyps are large and brightly colored and resemble those of members of the Mussidae family of corals. The polyps are only extended at night. Tentacles are translucent,...

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