Control Company’s Traceable, Memory-Card Refrigerator/Freezer Thermometer saves readings from once a minute up to once every 720 minutes on removable, supplied, standard SD memory card.
Delcath will amend its marketing application for Chemosat. It plans to ask the Food and Drug Administration to approve the use of Chemosat as a treatment for ocular melanoma, a cancer of the eye, which has metastasized to the liver. Previously Delcath asked the FDA to approve the system for the treatment of cutaneous melanoma, or skin cancer, which had spread to the liver.
A scientist needs a purified sample of a protein to unravel its function. The complexity of acquiring such a purified protein depends largely on the complexity of the original sample. Most protocols for purifying proteins include some form—and maybe more than one—of chromatography.
In the last issue’s Policy and Projection’s column, Ted Agres wrote about the allure of pharmerging markets—17 countries that have shown, and are expected to continue to show, strong growth, but still have a modest per capita gross domestic product. With sales projections in the United States and Europe forecast to slow and shrink respectively, the idea of a foreign port in the storm is an attractive one.