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Comparison of Two Nasal Cell Collection Methods in Determining Cyclic Adenosine Monophosphate Levels and its Association with Olfaction: A Feasibility Study
Publication Type:Academic Journal
Source(s):Allergy & Rhinology, Vol 5 (2014)
Abstract:Cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) is a second messenger that may be associated with olfactory function. No known studies have compared existing collection methods for determining nasal cAMP levels. This is a prospective study comparing the comfort ...
Reconciling Healthcare Professional and Patient Perspectives in the Development of Disease Activity and Response Criteria in Connective Tissue Disease–related Interstitial Lung Diseases
Source(s):Journal of Rheumatology; 2014, Vol. 41 Issue: 4 p792-798, 7p
Abstract:Interstitial lung diseases (ILD), including those related to connective tissue disease (CTD), and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) carry high morbidity and mortality. Great efforts are under way to develop and investigate meaningful treatments in th...
Method for Evaluating Vibrational Mode Assignments in Surface-Bound Cyclic Hydrocarbons Using Sum-Frequency Generation
Source(s):The Journal of Physical Chemistry - Part C; September 2011, Vol. 115 Issue: 37 p18284-18294, 11p
Abstract:A method is proposed and tested in which vibrational sum frequency generation (SFG) spectra are assigned to vibrational modes in cyclic hydrocarbon species at transparent oxide surfaces. This method is especially effective for identifying asymmetric C–...
Source(s):Mergers & Acquisitions. Dec2008, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p36-84. 5p.
Abstract:The article discusses the business niche in the middle market. It is noted that niche players do exist in every industry with an offering that requires distinction in order to survive. Executives always find that identifying the role of the company in ...
Source(s):Mergers & Acquisitions. Nov2008, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p63-71. 4p.
Abstract:The article presents the Canada's hospitable hostility. According to a private equity pro at a Canadian firm, he finds that there is less aggressiveness in Canada than in the U.S. He explains that the regulatory bodies have made it more conducive to en...
Source(s):Mergers & Acquisitions. Sep2009, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p42-56. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.
Abstract:The article informs that private equity (PE) firms have been forced to extend their investment horizons due to economic downturn. Portfolio companies that face the most severe challenges require an additional cash infusion to support a tactical change....
Source(s):Mergers & Acquisitions. Jun2009, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p20-52. 3p.
Abstract:The article presents the views of chief executive officers (CEOs) of portfolio companies on the use of consultants by private equity firms. It states that private equity firms insist their intentions are good and they do not wish to drain resources. In...
Source(s):Mergers & Acquisitions. May2009, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p52-72. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.
Abstract:The article presents the author's views on antitrust enforcement that U.S. President Barack Obama seems intent of establishing. It is stated that the appointments of Jon Leibowitz and Christine Varney, by Obama will indeed "reinvigorate antitrust enfor...
Source(s):Mergers & Acquisitions. Apr2009, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p32-65. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.
Abstract:The article focuses on the impact of a financial stimulus package proposed by U.S. President Barack Obama on economic infrastructure building in the country. The most obvious beneficiary of the stimulus package is traditional construction infrastructur...
Source(s):Mergers & Acquisitions. Jan2009, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p50-69. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.
Abstract:The article discusses various aspects associated with the acquisition of family-owned business enterprises. As the capital gains tax hike in the U.S. approaches, mid-market deal professionals are anticipating that a corollary of that will be increased ...