Heparin is an anticoagulant or blood thinner produced by basophils and mast cells. Though it has no effect on already formed clots, it enables the body's natural clot lysis mechanisms to function and dissolve clots. A porcine intestine or bovine lungs extract of heparin is used pharmaceutically in conditions such as DVT, pulmonary embolism, acute coronary syndrome, and atrial fibrillation to prevent clots. It is also used during surgeries to prevent clot formation.
Schweiter Technologies / Acquisition of PNG Balsa completed . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Horgen, June 30, 2015 - Schweiter Technologies' acquisition of PNG Balsa in Papua New Guinea, as announced on October 30, 2014, was closed as of June 30, 2015...
Hosted by Claudia Winkleman and Mariella Frostrup, The Neo-Romantic Art Gala in aid of the NSPCC will feature special performances by renowned British magician Dynamo and multi-platinum selling singer, Emeli Sandé. Expected guests include Sir Michael Caine, Patrick Cox, David Furnish, Naomie Harris, Eva Herzigova, Elizabeth Hurley, Natalie Imbruglia, Roland Mouret and Mark Strong.
The analysts forecast the global industrial control valves market to grow at a CAGR of 6.52% over the period 2014-2019.Industrial control valves are devices that are used to regulate the flow of fluids and gases. They are also used to regulate pressure within the system. Control valves monitor flow, temperature, and pressure by utilizing signals and partially or fully open or close as per the requirement. Sensors provide changes in conditions which are then compared to a set point. Industrial control valve end-users are looking for vendors who can provide complete solutions, rather than following the traditional multi-vendor approach to meet their requirements. As a result, more control valve manufacturers are working to complete their product range, either by M&A or by developing new products themselves. Increasing the knowledge base of their workforce is high on vendors' agendas, as well. In addition, various end-user requirements are boosting the need for customization in the...
This new study contains 977 pages, 50 tables, and is designed to help current suppliers and potential market entrants identify and evaluate emerging opportunities in the infectious disease molecular diagnostics market during the next five years. In order to successfully capitalize on the opportunities presented by the infectious disease molecular diagnostics market, many companies are already exploiting new molecular technologies as corporate strategic assets, managed in support of business and marketing strategies. Integrating new technology planning with business and corporate strategies will be one of the most challenging tasks for diagnostic companies during the next five years.
The analysts forecast the global location-based services market to grow at a CAGR of 37.68% over the period 2014-2019LBS use location-enabled devices to track the location of users within the range of a wireless network. This is done with the help of GIS and the Internet. Location-enabled mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets, PNDs; and location-enabled in-dash devices can search for places and routes; obtain traffic updates and real-time directions; provide information on current local events; find friends; assist in location-based advertising and shopping; enable location-based social networking and searches; and provide location-based entertainment and infotainment.
Nearly two years after Houston City Council members gave their overwhelming support for the project, the FAA's formal approval opens the door for plans that could see Ellington Airport become a focal point for aerospace operations, such as the launching of micro satellites, astronaut training, zero gravity experimentation, spacecraft manufacturing and a host of other potential activities.