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2014-08-26 12:28:40

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - UK medical 3D printing specialist, Replica 3DM, supports NHS hospitals with surgery validation using its Stratasys Objet24 and Objet30 Pro 3D Printers - Performing surgery on 3D printed models prior to operations reduces theatre costs and anesthetic times; improves patient recovery and provides an effective aid for both patient and surgeon Stratasys Ltd. [http://www.stratasys.com ] (Nasdaq:SSYS),...

2014-08-26 12:25:44

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 2nd, Richard Lewis's "Bundle of Nerves," a 2-disc box set, will be released. The set features timeless films spanning four decades now available on DVD with added perspective-ridden commentary tracks. From the time vault is the 1979 classic, "Diary of a Young Comic", the cult film Diary was an early production from Lorne Michaels' Broadway Video. Also in the exclusive set is the critically acclaimed 1995 film in which Lewis...

2014-08-26 08:31:24

FREDERICK, Md., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioElectronics Corporation (OTC Pink: BIEL), the maker of advanced drug-free consumer medical devices, today released the updated results of its "Try It and Tell Us" 7-day ActiPatch sample program for United Kingdom and Ireland residents who were surveyed about their experience. Overall results for chronic musculoskeletal pain showed a 77% efficacy to ActiPatch Therapy with an average pain decrease of 52%. Visit...

2014-08-26 08:24:04

HOUSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tesco Corporation (NASDAQ: TESO) announced today that the Company's management will participate in the 2014 Barclays CEO Energy - Power Conference to be held in New York City, September 2 - 4, 2014. Fernando R. Assing, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, is scheduled to present on Wednesday, September 3 at 12:25 p.m. Eastern Time. The related presentation materials will be available in the Investor Relations section of the...

2014-08-25 16:26:31

LONDON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:United Kingdom Bariatric Surgery Devices Market Outlook to 2020https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2280961/United-Kingdom-Bariatric-Surgery-Devices-Market-Outlook-to-2020.htmlUnited Kingdom Bariatric Surgery Devices Market Outlook to 2020SummaryGlobalData's new report, "United Kingdom Bariatric Surgery Devices Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the United Kingdom Bariatric...

2014-08-25 08:32:56

Mestraud Joins Global Threat Intelligence Firm as Vice President of Finance and Accounting RESTON, Va., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyveillance, a global leader in cyber intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Steve Mestraud as Vice President of Finance and Accounting. Mestraud previously served as Director of Financial Advisory Services at Solomon Edwards Group, and has supported QinetiQ's US operations for the last 20 months in that capacity. Prior to that Mestraud was...

2014-08-25 08:27:47

Surgichem a Leading Provider of Medication Adherence Packaging Solutions to UK Community Pharmacies MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL), a leading provider of medication and supply management solutions to healthcare systems, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Surgichem Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bupa Care Homes (CFG) plc. Following the recent clearance by various regulatory agencies in the UK, Surgichem will be...

2014-08-23 23:02:22

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Critical Care Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2020 - New and Late-Stage Four-Factor PCCs and Recombinant Products to Drive Market" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 GBI Research, the leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research: “Critical Care Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2020 - New and Late-Stage Four-Factor PCCs and...

2014-08-23 23:00:57

One terrorist attack will be upon Manhattan and involve 'fire from the heavens' causing a rising mushroom cloud from the Hudson and the other will be East of London again involving 'fire from the heavens' causing a rising mushroom cloud from the Thames around Dartford. London, England (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 The Lord's Witnesses deduce theses dates and events from a symbolic interpretation of various scriptures in the bible. For full the details see...

2014-08-22 23:06:02

MarketOptimizer.org adds “OpportunityAnalyzer Graft-Versus-Host Disease – Opportunity Analysis and Forecasts to 2018” to its store. The GVHD market was valued at $297.0m across the 6MM in 2013, and is expected to increase to $409.0m in 2018. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 The graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) treatment market value will increase from $297 million in 2013 to $407 million by 2018, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6.59%. The company’s latest report...


Latest United Kingdom Reference Libraries

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

Large Black
2014-08-28 08:46:32

The large black, also known as the Cornwall black or the Devon black, is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Great Britain. The breed was a result of crossing black colored pigs from the southwestern areas of Cornwall and Devon and the eastern areas of Suffolk, Kent, and Essex. The pigs taken from Devon were chosen for their physical traits, but selective breeding changed their constitution and confirmation, giving them a standard size and appearance. This breed grew in popularity...

Cumberland Pig
2014-08-15 11:16:52

The Cumberland pig is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Northern areas of England. It was once used for the meat industry, specifically for use in local delicacies like Cumberland ham or sausage, but it went extinct in 1960 after leaner meat became popular. It is thought that the breed was developed the course of a few hundred years in Westmorland and Cumberland. It was a close relative of the Old Yorkshire pig and had a heavy build that helped it withstand the harsh weather in...

Essex Pig
2014-08-15 09:52:55

The Essex pig, also known simply as the Essex, is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in the United Kingdom. Like other British breeds of pig, it is thought that the ancestor to the Essex was developed by breeding local pigs in area denoted in its name. The original Essex, also known as the Old Essex, was small in size and black and white in color. This breed was easy and cheap to keep, so it was highly popular among locals. By the nineteenth century, the Old Essex was improved by...

Gloucestershire Old Spots
2014-08-13 14:19:02

The Gloucestershire old spots or GOS, known by many other names including the Gloucester, old spot, or Gloucester old spot, is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in England. This breed is similar to the Cumberland pig both genetically and physically and is related to the Lincolnshire Curley coat. Because pigs were once considered to be animals that should belong to peasants, there were no pedigree records until 1885. This breed was the first spotted pig breed to hold a pedigree and...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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