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2012-12-04 12:58:35

UI finding might help improve 'liquid biopsy' approach for detecting cancer cells in blood A surprising discovery about the physical properties of cancer cells could help improve a new diagnostic approach–a liquid biopsy–that detects, measures, and evaluates cancer cells in blood. Cancer cells circulating in the bloodstream can form metastases–new tumors. Detecting these rare circulating cancer cells in a blood sample is much less invasive than a standard tumor biopsy,...

2011-03-21 06:30:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Screenovate Technologies Ltd., a leading provider of Smartphone-Centric Computing software, today announced they will demonstrate their wireless beaming solution for smartphones on Qualcomm Incorporated's Snapdragon(TM) Mobile Development Platform (MDP) at CTIA, enabling better performance and easier integration by smartphone OEMs and wireless operators. The solution creates a distinct benefit for Snapdragon-enabled Android smartphones by...

2008-07-10 06:00:44

By Luther Turmelle, New Haven Register, Conn. Jul. 10--NEW HAVEN -- Several days after state regulators rejected a request by The United Illuminating Co. to reopen a 2006 rate case that may have resulted in further rate increases for customers, the utility has given notice that it will seek to open a new case. UI officials filed a letter of intent with the Connecticut Department of Public Utility Control Wednesday announcing that they will request a new rate hearing. Under the rate...

2008-07-08 06:00:32

By Lynn Doan, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 8--State regulators on Monday rejected a request made by United Illuminating to meet with consumer groups and government officials and seek negotiated increases in electric rates to make up for lost sales and uncollectible payments. The state Department of Public Utility Control told UI in May that it would consider rate increases if they were part of an agreement with the state Office of Consumer Counsel and other consumer interest groups....

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