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Video Measuring Microscope

April 28, 2015 3:14 pm | by Mahr Federal, Inc. | Mahr Federal, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Mahr Federal will feature the MarVision MM 320, a new video measuring microscope with image processing capability, the flagship product for a new line of Mahr optical measuring instruments, at MD&M EAST, June 9-11, 2015, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New...

Combination Connectors for Signal and Power

April 28, 2015 11:38 am | by Mill-Max Mfg. Corp. | Mill-Max Mfg. Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Mill-Max introduces new connector products designed for combined signal and power transmission. These connectors eliminate having to choose separate connectors for power and signal, simplify board layouts, provide versatility and deliver reliable and consistent performance...

Programmable Actuator

April 28, 2015 11:28 am | by Nook Industries, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Nook Industries offers a complete line of Series 500 programmable actuators designed for continuous duty and long service life. Series 500 incorporate a direct or toothed-belt drive for high mechanical efficiency, while also allowing for quieter running performance...

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New Computer-Based Vision Screening Test for Young Children

April 28, 2015 10:53 am | by Elsevier | News | Comments

Many eye disorders in young children are asymptomatic and may remain undetected without testing. Since effective treatments are available for many of those conditions, early identification and intervention are critical to prevent potentially...

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4 New Atomic Structures for Gold Nanoparticle Clusters

April 28, 2015 10:50 am | by University of Nebraska-Lincoln | News | Comments

Arranging gold, atomic staples and electron volts, chemists have drafted new nanoscale blueprints for low-energy structure capable of housing pharmaceuticals and oxygen atoms. Led by University of Nebraska-Lincoln chemistry professor Xiao...

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The Pregnancy Test that Changed Everything

April 28, 2015 10:45 am | by Uppsala Universitet | News | Comments

Leif Wide's immunological pregnancy test was revolutionary. It was fast, reliable and simple to carry out. It was followed by a number of innovations which led to a very successful company in Uppsala. The Björkén Prize is Uppsala University's...

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App Makes Us Disconnect When It's Time to Unwind

April 28, 2015 10:38 am | by Uppsala Universitet | News | Comments

More and more of us are wishing each other goodnight by mobile phone. Unfortunately this means that we are sleeping increasingly badly. Now sleep researchers in Uppsala are creating an app to make us disconnect when it’s time to unwind...

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Faster Detection of Disease

April 28, 2015 10:33 am | by Anteo Technologies Pty Ltd | News | Comments

Anteo Technologies is transforming the way scientists work by providing powerful new tools developed with their patented Mix&Go Activation Reagent. These new tools significantly advance traditional coupling methods, helping to improve medical...

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Subdermal Implant Stops HIV in Its Tracks

April 28, 2015 10:28 am | by Oak Crest Institute of Science | News | Comments

Is the end of HIV near? Findings published this week in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy report that a novel, subdermal implant delivering potent antiretroviral (ARV) drugs shows extreme promise in stopping the spread of HIV. Scientists...

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Electronic Salt Spoon Helps Transition to a Low-Sodium Diet

April 28, 2015 10:04 am | by University of Kentucky | News | Comments

Heart disease patients are advised by doctors to reduce the amount of sodium in their diets to prevent a cardiac event. But adapting to a low-sodium diet requires more than just laying off the table salt. Sodium is hidden in a number of household...

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Cable Feeding Systems

April 28, 2015 10:01 am | by Schleuniger, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Schleuniger is pleased to introduce the new PreFeeder 3300 and PreFeeder 4300 cable feeding systems. The systems distinguish themselves through simple design and ease of use. For easy reel handling and fast changeovers, all axes are electrically driven. Both the PreFeeder...

Accelerating Memory Function for Skill Learning

April 28, 2015 9:58 am | by DARPA | News | Comments

A new DARPA program aims to investigate the role of neural “replay” in the formation and recall of memory, with the goal of helping individuals better remember specific episodic events and learned skills. The 24-month fundamental research program...

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Targeting Depression with Deep Brain Stimulation

April 28, 2015 9:51 am | by Emory University | News | Comments

The darkest day of Marjorie Stowe's depression came when her long-time psychiatrist told her she obviously was choosing to resist the healing effects of one medication after another, psychotherapy, electric shock. "You must be getting some...

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Saliva Test for Glucose Levels

April 28, 2015 9:44 am | by Arizona State University | News | Comments

The 340 million diabetes sufferers in the world have plenty to worry about: eating well, getting exercise and regularly monitoring the amount of sugar in their bloodstream. That last step is a crucial tool in treating the condition and preventing...

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New Material for Creating Artificial Blood Vessels

April 28, 2015 9:37 am | by Medical University of Vienna | News | Comments

Arteriosclerotic vascular disorders are one of the most common causes of death in industrialized countries. In this situation a bypass operation is often the only solution. Normally, blood vessels are taken from another part of the patient's body...

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