A team of Alzheimer's disease (AD) researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) has been able to study the underlying causes of AD and develop assays to test newer approaches to treatment by using stem cells derived from related...Show More Summary
By Igor Tsukerman: Editor’s Note: This article covers a stock trading at less than $1 per share and/or with less than a $100 million market cap. Please be aware of the risks associated with these stocks. My recent article written around the Super Bowl discussed several sports "derivative" industries, specifically sports apparel and equipment. Show More Summary
Hemp is a crop full of oils with potential health benefits, according to a new study in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.A derivative of cannabis (marijuana), hemp has been used for millennia in textiles, medicine and food, by people all over the world. Show More Summary
This project compiles the physics and principles associated with distortion control derived from previous research and converts this knowledge base into a sequenced set of tangible,
Commercial sales of medicine derived from cannabis were authorized by France’s drug safety agency for the first time, the Associated Press reports. France’s health ministry said sales of Sativex, used as a mouth spray prescribed by a...Show More Summary
The Brewers Association announced that by its calculation craft brewers contributed $33.9 billion to the U.S. economy in 2012. The figure is derived from the total impact of beer brewed by craft brewers as it moves through the three-tier system (breweries, wholesalers and retailers), as well as all non-beer products that brewpub restaurants sell. “With […]
Adam Alter describes the effect of red on our sexual impulses: Yes, red seems to derive much of its power from its association with blood. When we’re attracted to someone, our blood vessels dilate and our skin blushes red—but red clothing, lipstick, rouge, and other forms of reddening make-up also subtly convey the message that […]
Among the Athenian pot-painters associated with Dietrich von Bothmer is the Brygos painter. Fragments derived from him in the Met include this cup: Fragments from cup with a seated dog. 1995.290. Joins: 1980.11.1 (purchase, Norbert Schimmel Gift); 1980.473.1 (DvB); 1981.11.14 (Purchase, Jerome Levy Foundation). What are the full collecting histories for each of the fragments?
Economist Tom Lawler noted today: While I have not seen enough local realtor/MLS reports to derive an accurate estimate of existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors, the data I have seen so far stronglyShow More Summary
Billionaire Carl Icahn has recently increased his exposure to the voice and language solution provider Nuance Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) through derivatives. He reported that until now, his associated companies and funds owned more than 16 million shares in call options, with an exercise price of $12.30 expired February 2015, and sold the same amount of shares [...]
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union regulators charged financial data company Markit, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) and 13 banks on Monday with blocking rival exchanges in the credit derivatives business in breach of EU ant...
The results show that each 0.1 g per day or 0.1% energy per day increment of intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3 PUFA) derived from fish was associated with a 5% reduction in risk. To achieve this risk reduction, intake of oily fish such as salmon, tuna or sardines should be 1-2 portions per person per week. read more
The business conduct rules will be a major concern for compliance officers, said Robert Pickel, chief executive of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.
Paul Jay of the Real News Network interviews William R. Black, the author of The Best Way to Rob a Bank is to Own One and an associate professor of economics and law at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Originally published at Real News Network.
The nonprofit group financed by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to push gun control laws "will unveil a scoring system Tuesday to award lawmakers grades of A through F, much like the National Rifle Association, which has derived...Show More Summary
OTK Associates Files a Motion to Join Derivative Lawsuit Against Morgans Hotel Group Alleges that Company's Recapitalization Plan is Invalid Under Delaware Law and Board Actions Disenfranchise Stockholders and Entrench Management NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OTK Associates LLC, the largest stockholder of Morgans Hotel Group Co. Show More Summary
Joel Wing-Lun is a Research Associate in the Lowy Institute's East Asia Program. The Global Times published an interview with Zbigniew Brzezinski in which he says that China's greatest challenges 'are derived from success'. SectionsShow More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators expanded their nearly two-year long investigation into the credit default swaps market on Tuesday to include industry body International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA).
Earlier today, the American Banking Association reminded Americans that there is absolutely nothing to worry about when it comes to the sanctity of US deposits: after all there is a whopping $25 billion in the FDIC insurance fund which...Show More Summary
Potential new rules for the $26.9 trillion credit-default swaps market will be sent Tuesday to market participants, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association said.