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DFG establishes 12 new research training groups

June 11, 2010 7:45 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) To further enhance the promotion of young researchers in Germany, the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft as established 12 new research training groups. This decision was made by the DFG's relevant Grants Committee in Bonn. The new research training...


BioMed Central celebrates excellence in open-access publishing

June 11, 2010 7:45 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(BioMed Central) The winners of BioMed Central's 4th Annual Research Awards were announced at London's Swiss Re Tower last night. The event was attended by shortlisted authors, eminent researchers, publishers, open access advocates and science journalists from around the world.


Reproductive health matters addresses issues related to cosmetic surgery, body image and sexuality

June 11, 2010 7:44 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Elsevier) Elsevier announced today the publication of the May 2010 issue of Reproductive Health Matters, which brings to light polemic issues related to cosmetic surgery, body image and sexuality. The issue explores the lack of proper information about the risks of complications...


Directly observed HIV treatment by patient-nominated treatment supporter improves survival

June 11, 2010 7:44 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health) When applied to HIV care, the community-based model of directly observed therapy has no effect on virologic outcomes, but significantly improves patient survival.


Consumer Information on: Ethicon? OMNEX? Surgical Sealant - P060029

June 11, 2010 7:42 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Ethicon? OMNEX? is a medical sealant that is used to help stop leaks in blood vessels. It is made of two synthetic components called cyanoacrylate monomers, and does not include any human or animal materials.

Five ways LinkedIn can grow your medical device sales

June 11, 2010 7:41 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

Five tips for leveraging LinkedIn's 60 million member network to grow medical device sales for your business. LinkedIn is growing by leaps and bounds. It is considered the pre-eminent business social networking site on the Internet. There are more than 60 million business...


Zargis licenses Stethographics' lung sounds analysis tool

June 11, 2010 7:40 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

Zargis Medical Corp. licenses Stethographics Inc.'s auscultation analysis technology for its telemedicine and computer-aided auscultation platform. Zargis Medical Corp. licensed Stethographics Inc.'s lung sounds analysis technology for its telemedicine platform. The...


Benicar (olmesartan): Ongoing Safety Review

June 11, 2010 7:35 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

FDA evaluating data in which type 2 diabetes patients taking Benicar had a higher rate of death from cardiovascular cause compared to placebo. FDA has not concluded that Benicar increases the risk of death.


Trends for Smart Grid Adoption - 2010 Report

June 11, 2010 6:42 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

The total market for power components ? IGBTs and thyristors for both DC and AC electricity transport configuration ? will grow from $30 million in 2010 to $50 million by 2015.

Embedded Wafer-Level-Packages ? 2010 Report

June 11, 2010 6:42 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Both Fan-Out WLP / Chip Embedding in Substrate technologies covered. Yole presents its new report to understand and prepare for the next generations of IC packaging & substrate assembly waves!

Sapphire 2010 Report

June 11, 2010 6:42 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

The second half of 2010 faces shortage conditions that should be resolved in 2011

DZNE, MRC and CIHR cooperation: Milestone for research on neurodegenerative diseases

June 11, 2010 6:38 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres) Representatives of the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), the UK Medical Research Council and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research today signed a cooperation agreement that aims to establish and apply...


Federal Register: Dental Devices: Classification of Dental Amalgam, Reclassification of Dental Mercury, Designation of Special Controls for Dental Amalgam, Mercury, and Amalga...

June 11, 2010 6:35 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

The final rule was published with an inadvertent error in the codified section. This document corrects that error. This action is being taken to ensure the accuracy of the agency's regulations.


Tension-Compression Load Cells Are Subminiature

June 11, 2010 6:32 am | Product Releases | Comments

Stellar Technology introduces the new subminiature series VLU850 tension/compression load cells. In spite of their small size, with diameters from 0.5 in. and heights from 0.31 in., these load cells deliver exceptional 0.5% accuracy for ranges from 10 to 1,000 lbf.

Laser Marking System Is Ideal for Large Batches

June 11, 2010 6:16 am | Product Releases | Comments

RMI Laser, experts in DPSS laser platforms, laser marking systems, laser system design and integration, introduces the U-20, a revolutionary 20-watt, Q-switched laser marking system for high volume throughput.


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