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2013-05-16 23:27:51

Time and attendance system provider named finalist for “North American Customer Relationship of the Year” Livonia, Michigan (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 InfoTronics, the Livonia, Michigan-based developer of time and attendance software systems, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as a finalist in the 2013 HROA Awards for the launch of its Attendance Enterprise time and attendance system at the University of Alabama - Birmingham (UAB). The global HROA Awards program is...

2013-05-03 23:17:09

The Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. attorney says his firm strives to provide the latest information to parents of children with cerebral palsy, including advances in treatment outlined in a new study. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 David J. Pritchard, a Chicago lawyer who represents birth injury victims and their families throughout Illinois, said he was encouraged by new research showing the benefits of physical therapy for cerebral palsy patients. The study by researchers from the...

2013-04-18 23:04:31

Company is a Finalist for Attendance Enterprise Deployments at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Ash Grove Concrete Companies. Livonia, Michigan (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 InfoTronics, the Livonia, Michigan-based developer of time and attendance software systems, is pleased to announce that deployments of its Attendance Enterprise employee time and attendance system at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and Ash Grove Concrete Companies were recognized as finalists in the...

2012-03-17 00:13:46

UAB researchers developed a new vehicle to release proteins with therapeutic effects. The vehicles are known as "bacteria inclusion bodies", stable insoluble nanoparticles which are found normally in recombinant bacteria. Even though these inclusion bodies traditionally have been an obstacle in the industrial production of soluble enzymes and biodrugs, they were recently recognised to have large amounts of functional proteins with direct values in industrial and biomedical applications....

Cigarettes More Damaging To Lungs Than Marijuana
2012-01-11 09:21:32

A new study published this week in the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that the lung capacity of marijuana smokers is not diminished by regular toking, even among those who smoked once or twice a week, reports Genevra Pittman for Reuters Health. This disproves one of the major concerns about marijuana - that smoking it must be just as risky as lighting up a cigarette. Only those who smoked 20 or more joints a month saw a negative impact on the pulmonary system. However...


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