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2011-11-23 10:00:00

The American College of Nutrition has presented its annual Humanitarian award to âœZinc Saves Kids,â an initiative launched in 2010 by the International Zinc Association (IZA) in support of UNICEFâs micronutrient programs for children in developing countries. The provision of zinc supplements for children suffering from diarrhea aids a quick recovery, prevents future episodes and saves lives. (PRWEB) November 23, 2011 The American College...

2011-11-23 11:23:51

A study led by Hans Verhoef, a researcher at Wageningen University, the Netherlands, and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK, and published in this week's PLoS Medicine shows that supplementing young Tanzanian children with zinc –either alone or in combination with other multi-nutrients – does not protect against malaria. Zinc helps to maintain a healthy immune system, and previous studies had shown a benefit of zinc in reducing diarrhea. Most African...

2011-08-15 07:57:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adeona Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMEX: AEN), a developer of innovative medicines for serious central nervous system diseases, today reported its second quarter 2011 financial results for the period ended June 30, 2011, as well as updates since the beginning of the second quarter. Updates since the beginning of the second quarter include: Drug Development Programs Multiple Sclerosis (MS) As of August 1, 2011, 140 of 150 patients have been...

2011-08-09 08:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adeona Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMEX: AEN), a developer of innovative medicines for serious central nervous system diseases, announced today that it will hold its 2nd quarter 2011 investor conference call on Monday, August 15, 2011, at 2:00pm EDT. James S. Kuo, M.D., M.B.A., Adeona's Chief Executive Officer, will provide an overview of the Company's drug development programs and commercialization efforts of reaZin(TM) and wellZin(TM). Julie...

2011-07-28 08:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adeona Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: AEN), announced today that it has acquired exclusive access to two sets of clinical data demonstrating, with statistical significance, the safety and efficacy of a particular oral zinc formulation in reducing the duration and severity of symptoms associated with the common cold. The common cold is one of the most widespread illnesses and is a leading cause of visits to the doctor and absenteeism from...

2011-06-02 08:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adeona Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: AEN), a developer of innovative medicines for serious central nervous system diseases, announced today positive findings based on further analyses from the clinical study evaluating reaZin along with near-term plans for its Alzheimer's disease program. After reviewing the statistical analysis with the Company's scientific advisors, Adeona intends to conduct another Alzheimer's disease clinical study to...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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