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2012-02-14 08:45:00

HEIDELBERG, Germany, Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International biotechnology firm Cytonet has launched a new clinical trial in Germany to compare the urea cycle activity of pediatric patients suffering from urea cycle disorders (UCD) to normal healthy children using an innovative assay to measure urea production. Researchers hope to provide a diagnostic tool to predict the severity of the urea cycle defect. An ongoing clinical trial in the United States and Canada will also help...

2012-02-01 16:16:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a master limited partnership and manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, announced today that Kevan A. Vick, executive vice president and fertilizer general manager for the general partner of CVR Partners, LP and CVR Energy, has elected to retire after more than 35 years in the fertilizer industry. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080226/CVRLOGO)...

2012-01-26 15:30:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a master limited partnership and manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, announced today declaration of a cash distribution of 58.8 cents per common unit for the fourth quarter of 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080226/CVRLOGO) The distribution as set by the board of CVR GP, LLC, the general partner of CVR Partners, will be paid Feb. 14...

2011-12-07 22:24:19

Researchers are slowly creating a blueprint for the molecular machine that keeps the pathogen alive and well in the acidic stew of the guts of half the world's population A research team led by scientists at the Chinese University of Hong Kong is releasing study results this week showing how a bacterium, Helicobacter pylori, that causes more than half of peptic ulcers worldwide and that has been implicated in stomach cancer has managed for eons to turn the acidic environment of the human...

2011-12-02 08:00:00

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today it has signed an agreement with the J.R. Simplot Company, one of the world's largest privately held food and agribusiness companies, to build a facility that will produce Honeywell's Sulf-N 26, a highly-effective fertilizer with all the agronomic benefits of traditional nitrate-based fertilizers, but with significantly lower explosive potential. Sulf-N 26 is a new, dry granular ammonium...

2011-11-03 06:30:00

SOUTH BEACH, Fla., Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- White Smile Global Inc. (OTCBB: WSML), an innovator in the multi-billion dollar teeth whitening industry, announces the completion of the White Smile® Premier Non-Peroxide Teeth Whitening Gel(TM). This proprietary whitening gel was created to be used in countries following the EU guidelines, which prevents the use of hydrogen peroxide, the main active ingredient in all teeth whitening products sold in North America....

2011-10-27 15:01:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a master limited partnership and manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, announced today declaration of a cash distribution of 57.2 cents per common unit for the third quarter of 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080226/CVRLOGO ) The distribution will be paid Nov. 14, 2011, to unit holders of record on Nov. 7, 2011. Set by the board of CVR GP,...

2011-10-19 06:52:00

WEINHEIM, Germany, Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Canadian health authority, Health Canada, recently granted Cytonet approval to extend the SELICA III trial, which has been open in the United States since 2010, into Canada. The clinical trial is designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of liver cell therapy in infants to children up to age 5 with urea cycle disorders (UCD). Two centers in Canada join the 12 medical centers in the United States taking part in the trial: the Alberta...

2011-09-15 15:15:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a master limited partnership and manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, announced today that Randal Maffett has been named as executive vice president of business development for the partnership's general partner, CVR GP, LLC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080226/CVRLOGO) Based at CVR Partners' headquarters in Sugar Land, Texas, Maffett is...

2011-09-02 11:31:40

With citizens' groups seeking government regulation of foul-smelling ammonia emissions from large dairy farms, scientists today reported that adding natural plant extracts to cow feed can reduce levels of the gas by one-third while reducing the need to fortify cow feed with expensive protein supplements. They reported here at the 242nd National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS). J. Mark Powell, Ph.D., described the results of three studies undertaken to...