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Paternity Testing on Dead Fathers

How is a Paternity Test done when the father is alive? In brief, paternity testing is very simple (from a non-scientific perspective). All that is required is a DNA sample from the alleged father and the child or children. The laboratories will extract DNA profiles from the father and the child and(Added: Wed Jun 30 2010)


27th June 2010 NEWS RELEASE WORLD'S OLDEST COMPLETE STEAMSHIP TAKES TO THE SKIES SS Robin, the last remaining steam-coaster in the world, will be airlifted by two massive 600 ton cranes in a highly technical and challenging operation over June 27th & 28th. (Note to editors: video of the (Added: Sun Jun 27 2010)

Climate change catastrophe for migratory species

Migratory species such as turtles and whales are exceptionally vulnerable to climate change, according to preliminary findings from a forthcoming report. Research by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) for the United Nations Environment Programme’s Convention on the Conservation of Migratory (Added: Thu Jun 24 2010)

Earthquake Preparedness Team Using World’s Biggest Mobile Earthquake Simulator

The earthquake preparedness team from Quake Hold Industrial is now on the way to educate people about the necessity of earthquake preparedness. According to the earthquake preparedness crew from Quake Hold, recreating an earthquake and demonstrating the impact of severe earthquake will spread the aw(Added: Wed Jun 23 2010)

New MININEPHPLUSTM with FreeliteTM serum free light chain assays

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New MININEPHPLUSTM with FreeliteTM serum free light chain assays Binding Site has launched its new MININEPHPLUS, a small stylish semi-automated nephelometer, together with Freelite serum free light chain assays (recommended by International Myeloma Working Group guidelines (Added: Tue Jun 22 2010)

OGT to Present at International Workshop on the Search for New IVD Biomarkers

‘Screening for novel oncology biomarker panels using both DNA and protein microarrays’ Oxford Gene Technology (OGT), provider of innovative clinical genetics and diagnostic solutions to advance molecular medicine, has been invited to present at the British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVD(Added: Thu Jun 17 2010)

Nick Pope talks on ‘The Real X-files’

Nick Pope used to work at the Ministry of Defence, where from 1991 to 1994 he was posted to a division where his duties included investigating UFOs. Initially sceptical, his official research and investigation convinced him that the UFO phenomenon raised important defence, national security and flig(Added: Tue Jun 15 2010)

Colortec Química, AIJU & IISG create new reference materials to support the toy sector

Colortec, AIJU & IISG generate new reference materials to apply in the toy sector. Those allow comparatively validate the used analytical technique to assess the chemical safety of a product. Consumer society progressively asks for higher safety guarantees of the consumer products, specially rela(Added: Tue Jun 15 2010)

Discover past secrets for Father’s Day with DNA Diagnostics Centre UK.

DNA Diagnostics Centre (DDC), the leading Ancestry, Genealogy and Heritage DNA testing laboratory, who recently opened the first UK ‘walk-in’ DNA sample collection facility have announced complimentary consultation and sample collection for the Ancestry DNA testing services in time for fathers day. (Added: Mon Jun 14 2010)

Introducing Seward’s New Universal Fit Simplette Straws

An inexpensive alternative to the graduated pipette Seward Limited, manufacturer and developer of the world leading, patented Stomacher® Paddle Blender range for over 40 years, is offering users exceptional value for money with their new universal fit Simplette Straws. Designed for use with fixed(Added: Mon Jun 14 2010)

New machine vision consultancy launched

PRESS RELEASE June 7, 2010 Air Code Vision launches at MACH * Former Absolute Vision technical director launches new independent machine vision consultancy Peter Greenrod, a leading exponent in the design, development and implementation of Machine Vision Systems and 2D/DataMatrix read(Added: Fri Jun 11 2010)

Adept Scientific announces availability of Thermo Scientific GRAMS Suite 9.0 – The industry standard

Adept Scientific (Letchworth, Herts) announces the availability of Thermo Scientific GRAMS Suite 9.0, delivering enhanced capabilities for scientists engaged in a variety of spectroscopic experiments and disciplines. Adept Scientific serves laboratories throughout the United Kingdom, Germany and the(Added: Fri Jun 11 2010)

Earthquake Preparedness – Business Maintenance program

Earthquake preparedness has always been a major concern for people who are living in the earthquake belt. It is also very vital for business owners to have adequate protection for both employees and property. To protect the potential victims from the disastrous earthquakes, Quake Hold Industrial has(Added: Fri Jun 11 2010)

Cherwell secures distribution agreement for DataTrace„¥ wireless data loggers

Minimising production downtime during critical manufacturing, QC and validation applications Cherwell Laboratories has secured a UK distribution agreement for DataTrace„¥ fully patented, high-tech data logging systems. DataTrace are self-contained, wireless, high precision, data loggers designed (Added: Thu Jun 10 2010)

AAPS Highlights Use of Process Analytical Technology (PAT)

METTLER TOLEDO will attend the 2010 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Annual Meeting to discuss collaborative research carried out with pharmaceutical scientists. In advance of the conference, a list of previous American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) present(Added: Wed Jun 09 2010)

Reaction Progress Kinetic Analysis To Study Organic Reactions Webinar

METTLER TOLEDO announced that the webinar - Reaction Progress Kinetic Analysis: A Powerful Methodology for Streamlining the Study of Complex Organic Reactions – presented by Donna Blackmond, of The Scripps Research Institute, is now available on-demand. METTLER TOLEDO is proud to offer this free on(Added: Wed Jun 09 2010)

How to Compare Lab Scale Mixing with Full Scale Process Vessel Performance Webinar

METTLER TOLEDO announced the webinar – The Importance of Mixing: How to Compare Lab Scale Mixing with Full Scale Process Vessel Performance – is now available on-demand. METTLER TOLEDO is proud to offer this free online seminar where presenter Ray Machado compares lab mixing and large scale mixing,(Added: Wed Jun 09 2010)

20 Years of Reaction Calorimetry at Johnson and Johnson

METTLER TOLEDO announced the webinar – 20 Years of Reaction Calorimetry at Johnson and Johnson: Developing Improved and Safer Processes – presented by Stephen M. Stefanick, of Johnson and Johnson, is now available on-demand. METTLER TOLEDO is proud to offer this free online seminar that describe(Added: Wed Jun 09 2010)

Earthquake Preparedness For Business

Understanding the fact that earthquake preparedness for business is essential, Quake Hold Industrial is offering fast and easy installation services. Keeping in mind that a business not only consists of property but also employees, this earthquake reparedness team has everything to secure a business(Added: Wed Jun 09 2010)

River of Oil

Every day a river of oil flows out of the earth. How big is the river? People on planet earth are at present using close to 85 million barrels of oil per day. That is equal to a medium-sized river of oil flowing night and day. 85 million barrels is 477,239,583 cubic feet of oil. If you divide(Added: Tue Jun 08 2010)

Purr-fect cat flap that knows your cat

Nottingham, England (June 10, 2010) -- There's a cat flap available right now in market that only allows your very own cat to enter and exit your home. Invented by David Chamberlain, a veterinarian from Guernsey, Channel Islands, the Pet Porte Smart Flap only lets your cat in. Other features of (Added: Tue Jun 08 2010)

French biotech marches on into 21st century

The International BIO 2010 convention, held recently in Chicago, was a chance to promote French expertise and strengths in the biotechnology sector. The importance of the industry cannot be underestimated: almost half of all new drugs on the world market have their origins in biotechnologies. Outsid(Added: Tue Jun 08 2010)

At last! No more messy engine oil changes in the UK

Fed up with a messy oil change, stripped or frozen sump threads? Quick Valve UK Ltd has the solution! We have just been appointed sole distributors of the world-renowned Fumoto Oil Drain Valve for the automotive after-sales market across Europe. Technical Director, Richard Griffiths, explains: (Added: Tue Jun 08 2010)

PMI Announces Dates for October 2010 Short Course

PMI is proud to announce the dates for the October 2010 Short Course. The fall course will be held during the week of October 11th - 15th, with classes on the 12th, 13th, & 14th. The Monday (11th) and Friday (15th) will be reserved for meeting with PMI representatives, testing customer samples, an(Added: Mon Jun 07 2010)

BioPoint announces new range of low cost, cooled scientific imaging CCD cameras.

Cambridge – June 7th 2010 BioPoint, the specialist biomolecular sciences company today announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with Tucsen Imaging Corporation, of Fujian. The new range of cameras are designed primarily for scientific imaging. The range of camera include cooled and unc(Added: Sun Jun 06 2010)

De Oro announces continued stay on conventional farming

People are engorging on a binge that worn out the energy of the agriculture industry. We are traversing on a trend which, in part, has made those who stay in the turf of conventional farming cry in exasperation on how their farming career stood in the brink of disintegration. We are not going to dep(Added: Sun Jun 06 2010)

Sun Pirate Announces July Workshop Dates for NABCEP Entry-Level Certification

Early-bird registration for solar energy design and installation certification training kicks off now, along with discounted prices for online courses COTATI, Calif., June 04, 2010 — With momentum building for energy-efficient products and services and an entire industry of green-minded profess(Added: Fri Jun 04 2010)

New Bio-Decontamination Technology by Tri-Air Developments:

New biological decontamination technology by Tri-Air Developments is the subject of a webinar on July 8th 2010 at 16:00 hours BST (London): join the on-line event to find out how enclosed spaces can be protected in minutes from airborne and surface pathogenic viruses and bacteria, to deal with CBRN (Added: Thu Jun 03 2010)

Things to know with Zodiac Love Compatibility

01 June 2010, Australia / Universal Psychic Guild/Since nowadays we are living in the fast pace of the Internet. Technology has been the most innovative creation among the human race. Technology have became so advanced that if you want to have a psychic reading you won’t need to get up and leave you(Added: Tue Jun 01 2010)

Bangalore INDIA BIO 2010

Bangalore INDIA BIO (earlier Bangalore Bio), is one of the biggest international biotech events attracting participation from biotechnology, pharma and allied industries, research institutions and all major progressive biotech states. This year the event is scheduled during June 2-4, 2010. Multi(Added: Mon May 31 2010)
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