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2014-05-07 23:12:05

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has won a total of 11 prizes for its multi-faceted innovations presented in the 42nd International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva. (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 This year, PolyU researchers have won one Grand Prize, one Special Gold Medal, three Special Awards, four Gold Medals and two Silver Medals in the international event. The winning projects were presented at a press conference hosted by Mr Nicholas W. Yang, Executive Vice President of the...

2014-03-13 00:21:39

DUBLIN, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9xpbd6/zein_cas) has announced the addition of the "Zein (CAS 9010-66-6) Market Research Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9xpbd6/zein_cas ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Zein (CAS 9010-66-6) Market Research Report presents comprehensive data on zein markets globally and...

2011-06-15 19:54:00

CHICAGO, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GTL Resources PLC (AIM: GTL) today announced that results for fiscal year 2011 included revenue of $261.4 million, a 21% increase, attributable to improved ethanol manufacturing operations, higher ethanol volumes produced and sold, and increased unit pricing. The company delivered basic earnings per share of $0.19 from EBITDA of $30.4 million after recording a non-cash income tax provision of $4.1 million. Interest-bearing debt was reduced by $20...

2010-11-05 11:33:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Dr. Zein E. Obagi, the founder and former officer and director of Obagi Medical Products, Inc. ("OMP") requested a meeting with OMP's recently appointed Interim CEO, Albert F. Hummel, to discuss the future of OMP. In 1988, Dr. Obagi founded OMP, which became the world's top distributor of physician-dispensed prescription skin care products. ZO Skin Health, Inc ("ZO"), a worldwide producer of skin products dedicated to restoring healthy...

2010-07-07 12:17:26

Knowledge useful to improve hybrids that increase corn's availability and nutrition in world food supplies Rutgers researchers have discovered the basis for what makes corn kernels hard, a quality that allows corn to be easily harvested, stored and transported. The findings could lead to better hybrids and increase the supply for people in developing countries who rely on it as a nutritional staple. The discovery explains how a breed of corn known as "quality protein maize," or QPM,...

2004-12-16 07:22:38

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) -- Oxygen, water, seeping oils - they're all out to get your food, turning sweet nuts sour and tasty confections rancid. Food scientist John Krochta is fighting back with an unlikely weapon, edible food coatings derived from whey, the dairy byproduct favored by protein-conscious athletes and Miss Muffet. The protection, which can either come as a smooth, glossy coat or a d thin, plasticlike film, can be used to make all kinds of foods spoilage resistant, reducing the amount...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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