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2014-06-11 23:09:44

SKY TOXICOLOGY announces the first five winners of The Sky Toxicology, “Pass The Torch” Addiction Treatment Scholarship Awards sweepstakes series. Next submission entry deadline is July 22, 2014. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 SKY TOXICOLOGY announces the first five winners of The Sky Toxicology, “Pass The Torch” Addiction Treatment Scholarship Awards sweepstakes series. Sky Toxicology provides comprehensive clinical quantitative urine drug testing and medication...

2014-06-11 10:17:30

University of Michigan Childhood lead exposure costs Michigan residents an estimated $330 million annually, and a statewide remediation program to eliminate the source of most lead poisoning would pay for itself in three years, according to a new report. "Economic Impacts of Lead Exposure and Remediation in Michigan," compares the cost of four well-documented impacts of lead exposure­--increased health care, increased crime, increase in special education, and decline in lifetime...

2014-06-03 16:24:38

DENVER, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Sterling Healthcare Services: Neel Mehta, MD, medical director of Pain Medicine, Weill-Cornell Pain Medicine Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital; Frank Kunkel, MD, medical director, Accessible Recovery Services (ARS); and Richard Stripp, PhD, chief scientific and technical officer, Sterling Healthcare Services, will be presenting at the International Conference on Opioids at Harvard Medical...

2014-05-30 23:06:28

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Barium Sulphate Precipitated Industry” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 This is a professional and depth research report on Global and China Barium Sulphate Precipitated industry. The report provides a basic barium sulfate precipitated information, including barium sulfate precipitated definition, classification, application, and industry chain structure as well as industry...

2014-05-22 23:10:06

The global In-Vitro Toxicology Testing market of in-vitro toxicology testing is subdivided into industry, technology, method, application and geography - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/in-vitro-toxicology-testing-market-209577065.html. (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The “In-Vitro Toxicology/ Toxicity Testing Market by Industry (Diagnostic, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics, Chemical), Technology (Cell Culture, HTS, Omics), Applications (Systemic, Dermal, Ocular),Method (Cellular Assay,...

2014-05-21 23:06:40

The Weed Science Society of America announces plans for a second national summit on the topic of herbicide resistance. The event will take place September 10 in Washington DC. Lawrence, Kansas (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) announced plans for a second national scientific summit on the topic of herbicide resistance. Scheduled for September 10 in Washington, D.C., the event will be hosted by the National Research Council at the Auditorium in the...

2014-05-14 23:11:27

Sky Toxicology announces The Sky Toxicology “Pass The Torch” Addiction Treatment Scholarship Awards. 50 treatment scholarships will be donated at a value of $10,000 each, for a total of $500,000, to active patients of addiction treatment programs from June 1, 2014 to June 1, 2015. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Sky Toxicology announces The Sky Toxicology “Pass The Torch” Addiction Treatment Scholarship Awards. 50 treatment scholarships will be donated at a value of $10,000...

2014-05-14 23:03:04

ENVIRON, an international environmental, health, safety and sustainability consultancy, today announced it has entered into a strategic alliance with Port Gamble Environmental Sciences (PGES) in Port Gamble, Washington. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 ENVIRON, an international environmental, health, safety and sustainability consultancy, today announced it has entered into a strategic alliance with Port Gamble Environmental Sciences (PGES) in Port Gamble, Washington. Originally founded...

2014-05-13 23:16:14

The new technologies in the in vitro testing market help in investigating the adverse effects of environmental agents in a more mechanistic and time saving manner. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/in-vitro-toxicology-testing-market-209577065.html (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 The “In-Vitro Toxicology/ Toxicity Testing Market by Industry (Diagnostic, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics, Chemical), Technology (Cell Culture, HTS, Omics), Applications (Systemic, Dermal, Ocular),Method (Cellular...

2014-05-13 16:23:03

Metals Naturally Occurring Constituents in Healthy Soils LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Axiom Foods, whose Oryzatein(®) enzyme-extracted, brown rice protein is supplied to food and beverage manufacturers throughout the U.S., Europe and other countries, is embarking on a campaign to educate consumers about the reality of heavy metals in plant food--As Dr. Oz said in a recent segment, the people have the right to know the truth. It is important to know that those whose diets consist...


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Golfodulcean Poison Frog, Phyllobates Vittatus
2014-09-12 08:59:50

The Golfodulcean Poison Frog, Phyllobates Vittatus, is a species of frog belonging to the Dendrobatidae family that is native to Costa Rica. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical, moist, lowland forests and rivers. It’s threatened by habitat loss. Like all members of the genus Phyllobates, Golfodulcean Poison Frogs have highly potent neurotoxin alkaloid poisons in their skin. While it’s only the fourth most toxic of the genus, the Golfodulcean Poison Frog is still a highly...

Golden Poison Frog, Phyllobates Terribilis
2014-09-12 08:44:46

The Golden Poison Frog, Phyllobates Terribilis, known also as the Golden Frog, Golden Poison Arrow Frog or the Golden Dart Frog, is a poison dart frog that is native to the Pacific coast of Colombia. The optimal habitat of this frog is the rainforest with high rain rates, altitudes between 100 and 200 meters, temperatures of at least 26 degrees Celsius, and relative humidity of 80 to 90 percent. While in the wild, this is a social animal, living in groups of up to six individuals; however,...

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...

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