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2013-05-16 23:01:07

The global market for infectious disease diagnostic, vaccine, and treatment products is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.8%. Much of the growth is being driven by emerging markets in the BRIC (i.e., Brazil, Russia, India, and China) countries, while hepatitis products will continue to expand in areas such as India and China where infection rates are especially high. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Infectious diseases have haunted humans throughout history,...

2013-04-24 23:19:23

[376 Pages Report] Automotive Transmission Market report categorizes the global market By Transmission Types [Continuously Variable (CVT), Dual Clutch (DCT)], by Vehicle Types (Passenger, Commercial), & Geography - Forecasting - 2018 (PRWEB) April 24, 2013 The report, Automotive Transmission Market, By Transmission Types [Continuously Variable (CVT), Dual Clutch (DCT)], Vehicle Types (Passenger, Commercial) & Geography: Global Trends and Forecast to 2018 defines and segments the...

Ford, GM Working Together To Develop Fuel Saving Transmission
2013-04-15 10:25:48

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The two largest US automakers are shifting gears and announced this week a rare collaboration to develop an advanced automatic transmission. While General Motors (GM) and Ford Motor Company are traditionally bitter rivals, this partnership allows both companies to remain competitive with foreign competitors while also ensuring that new cars produced by each company will meet looming federal mandates for efficiency. The new...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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