Metals, Rare Earth: A group of elements that include SCANDIUM; YTTRIUM; and the LANTHANOID SERIES ELEMENTS. Historically, the rare earth metals got their name from the fact that they were never found in their pure elemental form, but as an oxide. In addition they were very difficult to purify. They are not truly rare and comprise about 25% of the metals in the earth's crust.Promethium: Promethium. A radioactive element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Pm, atomic number 61, and atomic weight 147. It has been used in the construction of atomic batteries, in the preparation of self-luminous compounds, and as a beta-particle source for thickness gauges.Cerium: An element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Ce, atomic number 58, and atomic weight 140.12. Cerium is a malleable metal used in industrial applications.Ytterbium: Ytterbium. An element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Yb, atomic number 70, and atomic weight 173. Ytterbium has been used in lasers and as a portable x-ray source.Encyclopedias as Topic: Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)Planets: Celestial bodies orbiting around the sun or other stars.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Copyright: It is a form of protection provided by law. In the United States this protection is granted to authors of original works of authorship, including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works. (from Circular of the United States Copyright Office, 6/30/2008)MedlinePlus: NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE service for health professionals and consumers. It links extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other reviewed sources of information on specific diseases and conditions.Consumer Health Information: Information intended for potential users of medical and healthcare services. There is an emphasis on self-care and preventive approaches as well as information for community-wide dissemination and use.Social Media: Platforms that provide the ability and tools to create and publish information accessed via the INTERNET. Generally these platforms have three characteristics with content user generated, high degree of interaction between creator and viewer, and easily integrated with other sites.Dissent and Disputes: Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Nymphaea: A plant genus of the family NYMPHAEACEAE. The common name of lotus is also used for LOTUS and NELUMBO.Cat's Claw: A vine (Uncaria tomentosa) indigenous to the Amazon rainforest whose name is derived from its hook-like thorns. It contains oxindole alkaloids and glycosides and has many medicinal uses.Funeral Rites: Those customs and ceremonies pertaining to the dead.MexicoTogaviridae: A family of RNA viruses, mainly arboviruses, consisting of two genera: ALPHAVIRUS (group A arboviruses), and RUBIVIRUS. Virions are spherical, 60-70 nm in diameter, with a lipoprotein envelope tightly applied to the icosahedral nucleocapsid.CholinesterasesAstronauts: Members of spacecraft crew including those who travel in space, and those in training for space flight. (From Webster, 10th ed; Jane's Aerospace Dictionary, 3d ed)Space Flight: Travel beyond the earth's atmosphere.Spacecraft: Devices, manned and unmanned, which are designed to be placed into an orbit about the Earth or into a trajectory to another celestial body. (NASA Thesaurus, 1988)KazakhstanWeightlessness: Condition in which no acceleration, whether due to gravity or any other force, can be detected by an observer within a system. It also means the absence of weight or the absence of the force of gravity acting on a body. Microgravity, gravitational force between 0 and 10 -6 g, is included here. (From NASA Thesaurus, 1988)United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration: An independent Federal agency established in 1958. It conducts research for the solution of problems of flight within and outside the Earth's atmosphere and develops, constructs, tests, and operates aeronautical and space vehicles. (From U.S. Government Manual, 1993)Cosmic Radiation: High-energy radiation or particles from extraterrestrial space that strike the earth, its atmosphere, or spacecraft and may create secondary radiation as a result of collisions with the atmosphere or spacecraft.Ice: The solid substance formed by the FREEZING of water.Climate: The longterm manifestations of WEATHER. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Climate Change: Any significant change in measures of climate (such as temperature, precipitation, or wind) lasting for an extended period (decades or longer). It may result from natural factors such as changes in the sun's intensity, natural processes within the climate system such as changes in ocean circulation, or human activities.Ice Cover: A thick mass of ICE formed over large regions of land; RIVERS; LAKES; ponds; or SEAWATER.GreenlandGreenhouse Effect: The effect of GLOBAL WARMING and the resulting increase in world temperatures. The predicted health effects of such long-term climatic change include increased incidence of respiratory, water-borne, and vector-borne diseases.Cold Climate: A climate characterized by COLD TEMPERATURE for a majority of the time during the year.Gardening: Cultivation of PLANTS; (FRUIT; VEGETABLES; MEDICINAL HERBS) on small plots of ground or in containers.Flowers: The reproductive organs of plants.Science: The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.Pesticides: Chemicals used to destroy pests of any sort. The concept includes fungicides (FUNGICIDES, INDUSTRIAL); INSECTICIDES; RODENTICIDES; etc.Plants, Genetically Modified: PLANTS, or their progeny, whose GENOME has been altered by GENETIC ENGINEERING.Plant Proteins: Proteins found in plants (flowers, herbs, shrubs, trees, etc.). The concept does not include proteins found in vegetables for which VEGETABLE PROTEINS is available.Pollination: The transfer of POLLEN grains (male gametes) to the plant ovule (female gamete).Rare Diseases: A large group of diseases which are characterized by a low prevalence in the population. They frequently are associated with problems in diagnosis and treatment.National Library of Medicine (U.S.): An agency of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH concerned with overall planning, promoting, and administering programs pertaining to advancement of medical and related sciences. Major activities of this institute include the collection, dissemination, and exchange of information important to the progress of medicine and health, research in medical informatics and support for medical library development.Genetic Diseases, Inborn: Diseases that are caused by genetic mutations present during embryo or fetal development, although they may be observed later in life. The mutations may be inherited from a parent's genome or they may be acquired in utero.Orphan Drug Production: Production of drugs or biologicals which are unlikely to be manufactured by private industry unless special incentives are provided by others.Genetic Counseling: An educational process that provides information and advice to individuals or families about a genetic condition that may affect them. The purpose is to help individuals make informed decisions about marriage, reproduction, and other health management issues based on information about the genetic disease, the available diagnostic tests, and management programs. Psychosocial support is usually offered.Genetic Testing: Detection of a MUTATION; GENOTYPE; KARYOTYPE; or specific ALLELES associated with genetic traits, heritable diseases, or predisposition to a disease, or that may lead to the disease in descendants. It includes prenatal genetic testing.MEDLARS: A computerized biomedical bibliographic storage and retrieval system operated by the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLARS stands for Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System, which was first introduced in 1964 and evolved into an online system in 1971 called MEDLINE (MEDLARS Online). As other online databases were developed, MEDLARS became the name of the entire NLM information system while MEDLINE became the name of the premier database. MEDLARS was used to produce the former printed Cumulated Index Medicus, and the printed monthly Index Medicus, until that publication ceased in December 2004.Peer Review: An organized procedure carried out by a select committee of professionals in evaluating the performance of other professionals in meeting the standards of their specialty. Review by peers is used by editors in the evaluation of articles and other papers submitted for publication. Peer review is used also in the evaluation of grant applications. It is applied also in evaluating the quality of health care provided to patients.PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Chromosome: An aberrant form of human CHROMOSOME 22 characterized by translocation of the distal end of chromosome 9 from 9q34, to the long arm of chromosome 22 at 22q11. It is present in the bone marrow cells of 80 to 90 per cent of patients with chronic myelocytic leukemia (LEUKEMIA, MYELOGENOUS, CHRONIC, BCR-ABL POSITIVE).Attention: Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.Lymphangioleiomyomatosis: A disease characterized by the progressive invasion of SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLS into the LYMPHATIC VESSELS, and the BLOOD VESSELS. The majority of the cases occur in the LUNGS of women of child-bearing age, eventually blocking the flow of air, blood, and lymph. The common symptom is shortness of breath (DYSPNEA).Lithiasis: A condition characterized by the formation of CALCULI and concretions in the hollow organs or ducts of the body. They occur most often in the gallbladder, kidney, and lower urinary tract.
Rare reactions[edit]. Cardiac reactions[edit]. Domperidone use is associated with an increased risk of sudden cardiac death (by ...
Rare mutations[edit]. Women with CAIS, who are completely insensitive to the AR-mediated actions of androgens, have, as a group ... Aromatase excess syndrome, an extremely rare condition characterized by marked hyperestrogenism, is associated with precocious ... a very rare condition of extremely and excessively large breast size.[75] Exposure of macromastic breast stromal tissue to non- ...
Rare forms[edit]. While venous thrombosis of the legs is the most common form, venous thrombosis may occur in other veins. ... These guidelines do not cover rare forms of thrombosis, for which an individualized approach is often needed.[4] Central and ...
Rare[edit]. *interstitial pneumonitis, which is characterized by cough and increased dyspnea. This may be severe and must be ...
Rare dermatitis[edit]. Prurigo nodularis. Prurigo nodularis has been identified with coeliac disease.[41][42] Rothmund-Thomson ... IB may not resolve on GF diet and may become more severe in rare cases because it may not have initially been directly linked ... Pradhan M, Manisha, Singh R, Dhingra S (2007). "Celiac disease as a rare cause of primary amenorrhea: a case report". The ... Within CD DH is relatively rare or underdiagnosed with about 5% of patients having DH. Aphthous stomatitis is a common mouth ...
Other more rare types of radioactive decay include ejection of neutrons or protons or clusters of nucleons from a nucleus, or ... Rare and theoretical forms. Superheavy elements. Main article: Transactinide element. While isotopes with atomic numbers higher ... Because of this, along with an imbalance between the number of matter and antimatter particles, the latter are rare in the ...
Rare diseases: Common issues in drug development. Guidance for industry. (PDF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; ... Small populations / rare diseases[edit]. *CHMP/EWP/83561/05: Clinical trials in small populations[6] (EMA) addresses problems ... see also the Small populations / rare diseases section. Endpoints[edit]. *FDA: Clinical trial endpoints for the approval of ... FDA Rare diseases: Common issues in drug development.[7] Guidance for industry. ...
Heavy rare earth mine[edit]. As of November 2018[update] the Browns Range Project pilot plant-160 km south east of the township ... "Halls Creek turning into a hub for rare earths". 27 November 2011. Retrieved 10 September 2012.. ... "Rare earth mineral discovery set to make Australia a major player in electric vehicle supply chain". ABC News. Australian ...
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Rarer oxidation states. Although the great majority of aluminium compounds feature Al3+ centers, compounds with lower oxidation ... As Wöhler's method could not yield great quantities of aluminium, the metal remained rare; its cost exceeded that of gold.[70] ... Aluminium metal is highly reactive, such that native specimens are rare and limited to extreme reducing environments. Instead, ...
Rare-earth oxides[edit]. Rare-earth oxides such as ytterbium oxide (Yb2O3) and erbium oxide (Er2O3) are the most commonly used ... At operating temperatures below 1700 °C, selective emission of rare-earth oxides is fairly low, resulting in a further decrease ...
"The top 50 thought-leaders in orphan drugs and rare disease" (PDF), World Orphan Drug Congress USA, 2013, retrieved 20 July ... Global Genes RARE Project Champions of Hope[edit]. In 2012 Termeer received the Lifetime Achievement Award from Nicole Boice, ... Termeer was named as one of the top fifty leaders of thought in orphan drugs and rare diseases in a list published by Terrapin ... He will always be known as the guy who figured out how to build a great business by making drugs for rare diseases. An ...
Selection for rare iris colors. A study compared the frequency of eye color in commercial advertising models in Brazil and the ... Blue eyes are rare in mammals; one example is the recently discovered marsupial, the blue-eyed spotted cuscus (Spilocuscus ... This suggests that eye color rarity plays a role in sexual attraction, people with rare eye colors being perceived as being ... which may reflect sexual selection of mates with rare eye colors.[91] ...
Rare Books & Manuscripts Collections[edit]. A few examples of the special collections:[16] ... The Boston Athenæum's rare and circulating books, maps and manuscripts reflect the collecting interests of the Library as it ... Resources of the Boston Athenæum include a large circulating book collection; a public gallery; a rare books collection of over ... Rare Bookbindings from the Library of George Washington. *^ ...
Conservation of rare habitats[edit]. Within Saskatchewan there are areas where unique geography or topography allows for rare ... These rare habitats and their species will be facing a great deal of stress as human-driven climate change continues to raise ... For example, the Grasslands National Park preserves rare grass communities such as mixed grass prairie and short-grass prairie ... Examples of areas within Saskatchewan which are currently conserving rare habitats include Provincial Parks such as the ...
List of rare gemstones[edit]. *Painite was discovered in 1956 in Ohngaing in Myanmar. The mineral was named in honor of the ... In 2005, painite was described by the Guinness Book of World Records as the rarest gem mineral on earth.[28][page needed] ... "Padparadscha Sapphires: 10 Tips On Judging The Rare Gem". The Natural Sapphire Company Blog. 2015-04-06. Retrieved 2018-01-19. ... Rare or unusual gemstones, generally understood to include those gemstones which occur so infrequently in gem quality that they ...
Rare mutations of glycophorin A and B proteins are also known to mediate resistance to P. falciparum. ... Other rare erythrocyte mutations[edit]. See also: GYPA, GYPB, and MNS antigen system ... Plasmodium vivax has a wide distribution in tropical countries, but is absent or rare in a large region in West and Central ... In most populations ovalocytosis is rare, but South-East Asian ovalocytosis (SAO) occurs in as many as 15% of the indigenous ...
"Rarest :: Queen Elizabeth II". All about stamps. Archived from the original on 2010-08-09. Retrieved 2011-01-16. The Crown ...
rare. alleles[17]. % rare. alleles[17]. No. very rare. alleles[17]. % very rare. alleles[17]. % alleles. categorized. ... The result is a catalog of common and well-documented (CWD) HLA alleles,[18][19] and a catalogue of rare and very rare HLA ... While the current CWD and rare or very rare designations were developed using different datasets and different versions of the ... Rare alleles are defined as those that have been reported one to four times, and very rare alleles as those reported only once. ...
"NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders). Retrieved 2019-12-02.. *^ Kheir, Abdelmoneim E. M.; Imam, Abdelmutalab; Omer, ... Relation to other rare genetic disorders[edit]. Recent findings in genetic research have suggested that a large number of ... Meckel-Gruber syndrome is a rare, lethal, ciliopathic, genetic disorder, characterized by renal cystic dysplasia, central ... "Meckel-Gruber syndrome: A rare and lethal anomaly". Sudanese Journal of Paediatrics. 12 (1): 93-96. ISSN 0256-4408. PMC ...
To begin with, both male and female offspring of this hybrid remain fertile, a rare prospect especially for species that have ... Ley, Willy (December 1964). "The Rarest Animals". For Your Information. Galaxy Science Fiction. pp. 94-103. "China To Return ... twins are born in rare cases. The gestation period is significantly longer than any other deer besides the roe deer. Père ...
Ley, Willy (December 1964). "The Rarest Animals". For Your Information. Galaxy Science Fiction. pp. 94-103. Lueck, Dean (June ...
Ley, Willy (December 1964). "The Rarest Animals". For Your Information. Galaxy Science Fiction. pp. 94-103. Annual Report of ...
"Britain's Rarest Trees". Nature. 5 January 2010. BBC Radio 4. Malcolm Smith (8 February 2003). "Hope for the whitebeam". The ... "Rare Welsh tree to mark Queen's Jubilee". 27 May 2002. Archived from the original on 2 October 2012. ...
Canada Rare Earth Corporation ("Canada Rare Earth" or the "Company") (TSX.V: LL) is pleased to announce that it has entered ... Canada Rare Earth Enters Into Agreement to Purchase a Rare Earth Separation Refinery Situated in Laos ... Canada Rare Earth Corp. is developing an international vertically and horizontally integrated business within the global rare ... Canada Rare Earth Enters Into Agreement to Purchase a Rare Earth Separation Refinery in Laos. ...
Rare earth metal(III) ions rapidly hydrolyse adenylyl(3′-5′) adenosine and uridyl(3′-5′)uridine at pH 8,30°C; the half-life of ... N2 - Rare earth metal(III) ions rapidly hydrolyse adenylyl(3′-5′) adenosine and uridyl(3′-5′)uridine at pH 8,30°C; the half- ... AB - Rare earth metal(III) ions rapidly hydrolyse adenylyl(3′-5′) adenosine and uridyl(3′-5′)uridine at pH 8,30°C; the half- ... abstract = "Rare earth metal(III) ions rapidly hydrolyse adenylyl(3′-5′) adenosine and uridyl(3′-5′)uridine at pH 8,30°C; the ...
Rare earth elements are also known as rare earth metals and belongs to a group of seventeen elements which comprise similar ... Other market players include Indian Rare Earths Ltd, China Rare Earth Holding, Lynas Corporation Limited and Great Western ... Growing applications of rare earth elements as a metal catalyst is projected to drive the market growth over the forecast ... Will drive "global rare earth element market" growth.. Increasing permanent magnets demand is anticipated to augment global ...
Evaluating approaches to the conservation of rare and endangered plants. Ecology 75: 584-606. DOI: ...
NORDs Rare Disease Database provides brief introductions for patients and their families to more than 1,200 rare diseases. ... All types are relatively rare.. Carcinoma of the floor of the mouth is characterized by a hard growth that can be felt by the ... This is not a comprehensive database since there are nearly 7,000 diseases considered rare in the U.S. We add new topics as we ... If you are seeking information about a rare disease that is not in this database, we would suggest contacting the Genetic and ...
... a rare bacterial infection that spreads so quickly that people often call it ... While Rare, Some People Are More Likely to Get Necrotizing Fasciitis. While anyone can get necrotizing fasciitis, it is rare. ... It is very rare for someone with necrotizing fasciitis to spread the infection to other people. For this reason, doctors ... Necrotizing fasciitis (NECK-re-tie-zing FASH-e-i-tis) is a rare bacterial infection that spreads quickly in the body and can ...
NORDs Rare Disease Database provides brief introductions for patients and their families to more than 1,200 rare diseases. ... This is not a comprehensive database since there are nearly 7,000 diseases considered rare in the U.S. We add new topics as we ... If you are seeking information about a rare disease that is not in this database, we would suggest contacting the Genetic and ... Dubin Johnson Syndrome is a rare disease that affects males and females in equal numbers. The disorder can occur in all races. ...
The mission of the U.S. Forest Service includes caring for rare plants, their habitats, and helping people learn about them on ... Rare plants may be scarce because there are just a few individuals, restricted to a narrow geographic range, occur sparsely ... Rare Plants. "Caring for the land and serving people", the mission of the U.S. Forest Service, means caring for rare plants and ... How are rare plants conserved?. Efforts to conserve, protect, and manage these rare jewels of our natural heritage. ...
"Official Website of The Rarest Kind! , News". The Rarest Kind. 2014-05-19. Retrieved 2014-08-04. "Music Morsels - Indie Band ... The Rarest Kind is the pseudonym for the pop rock project formed in late-2016 by Chicago-based Songwriter/Producer Tony Martino ... Tony Martino created "The Rarest Kind" as a medium to showcase a musical style that differs from his previous projects. As the ... "The Rarest Kind". As of August 2017, Martino has announced an album titled "Almost Totally Serious" for a new solo-project ...
"Alison Moyet - The Rarest Birds". YouTube. 2017-07-20. Retrieved 2017-11-12. "Alison Moyet The Rarest Birds Video". ... "The Rarest Birds by Alison Moyet - John Garden". 2017-03-17. Retrieved 2017-11-12. "Alison Moyet - The Rarest ... "The Rarest Birds" is a song by the British singer-songwriter Alison Moyet, released in 2017 as the second single from her ninth ... "The Rarest Birds" followed "Reassuring Pinches" as the second single from Other. The track debuted on Graham Nortons BBC Radio ...
On Rare And Scattered Metals: Tales About Metals, Sergei Venetsky *^ Spedding F., Daane A. H.: "The Rare Earths", John Wiley & ... A rare-earth element (REE) or rare-earth metal (REM), as defined by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, is ... HREE = heavy rare-earth elements. Discovery and early history[edit]. The first rare-earth element discovered was the black ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to Rare earth elements.. *. Tabuchi, Hiroko (5 October 2010). "Japan Recycles Rare Earth ...
On Rare And Scattered Metals: Tales About Metals, Sergei Venetsky *^ Spedding F., Daane A. H.: "The Rare Earths", John Wiley & ... A rare-earth element (REE) or rare-earth metal (REM), as defined by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, is ... MREE = middle rare-earth elements. Discovery and early history[edit]. The first rare-earth element discovered was the black ... 1987). "1787-1987 Two hundred Years of Rare Earths". Rare Earth Information Center, IPRT, North-Holland. IS-RIC 10.. ...
Despite their name, rare earth elements are not that rare. They are, however, difficult and environmentally dangerous to mine ... Despite their name, rare earth elements are not that rare. They are, however, difficult and environmentally dangerous to mine ... the its policy on rare earth exports. In late May, the Peoples Daily, when talking about rare earth elements, told the United ... the its policy on rare earth exports. In late May, the Peoples Daily, when talking about rare earth elements, told the United ...
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A rare disease is one that affects fewer than 200,000 people in the United States. There are nearly 7,000, affecting more than ... A rare disease is one that affects fewer than 200,000 people in the United States. There are nearly 7,000 rare diseases. More ... Frequently Asked Questions about Rare Diseases (National Human Genome Research Institute) * Genetic and Rare Diseases ... It can be hard to find a specialist who knows how to treat your rare disease. Disease advocacy groups, rare disease ...
Signaling Pathways in Rare Lymphomas Andrew Lipsky, Patricia Pérez-Galán, Claudio Agostinelli, Pier Paolo Piccaluga, Stefano A ... This book provides a comprehensive overview of current treatment strategies in these rare lymphoma subtypes. Experts in the ... Against this background, clinical management of especially the rare lymphomas remains a challenge for the general oncologist. ...
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Rare Diseases Perspective. * The Week That Wasnt: New Virus, Child Dementia Treatment, Chemo Bubbles Three medical stories ... Rare Diseases News & Journal Articles. * Alert FDA OKs Crizanlizumab, Targeted Therapy for Sickle Cell Crisis Crizanlizumab ... Stop Incentivizing Drug Companies for More Rare Disease Drugs Medscape Business of Medicine, May 28, 2019 ... Newborn Screening for Rare Diseases: Early Diagnosis, Treatment Essential A parents story with two different outcomes ...
Orphanet is the most important database in the EU for rare diseases and orphan drugs for the general public. It contains ... Other databases on rare diseases. The US Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) was established in 1993 within the Office of the ... See also: the US Rare Diseases Act of 2002 The Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare is developing a database on rare ... Diagnosing Rare Diseases. Rare diseases (RD) are still poorly known both by the general public and by most health professionals ...
The mission of the U.S. Forest Service includes caring for rare plants, their habitats, and helping people learn about them on ... Rare plants may be scarce because there are just a few individuals, restricted to a narrow geographic range, occur sparsely ... Wildfire Helps Rare Plants on White Mountain National Forest. Intermountain Region. *Rare Plants and Alpine Vegetation of the ... The Forest Service and its partners and volunteers have had many successes in restoring and recovering rare plants on our ...
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Oceans cover two-thirds of our planet. While they appear to harbor an inexhaustible supply of food, humans have overfished and polluted them with climate changing gases that make the waters acidic and less productive. This is the underlying theme that runs through a new book by a scientist and his novelist son called The Extreme Life of the Sea. VOAs Rosanne Skirble caught up with them at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington.
Thieves targeting rare plants prompt botanical gardens to beef up security Thefts at some of Britains most prestigious gardens ... One of worlds rarest plants stolen from Kew. An example of the nymphaea thermarum - saved from extinction by experts at Kew ... A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said: "Police are appealing for information to trace a rare plant that has been stolen ...
1 · Live & Rare · Playlist: The Very Best of Korn · Super Hits · Korn: Collected · The Music of Korn · The Essential Korn · ... Live & Rare è la seconda raccolta del gruppo musicale statunitense Korn, pubblicata il 9 maggio 2006 dalla Epic Records. ... Estratto da "" ...
  • Komiyama, M , Matsumura, K & Matsumoto, Y 1992, ' Unprecedentedly fast hydrolysis of the RNA dinucleoside monophosphates ApA and UpU by rare earth metal ions ', Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications , no. 8, pp. 640-641. (
  • TAKE NOTICE that, on the 23rd day of March 2018, Me Chantal Flamand, Registrar, has approved and homologated the proposal of Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. dated January 3, 2018, as amended on January 11, 2018, accepted by the creditors at a meeting held on the 24th day of January 2018. (
  • TAKE NOTICE that, the hearing which was to be held on the 13th day of February 2018 having been postponed, Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. will make the application to the Court, at Montréal, on the 23rd day of March 2018, at 8:45 a.m., to approve the amended proposal of Quest Rare Minerals Ltd., accepted by the creditors at a meeting held on the 24th day of January 2018. (
  • TAKE NOTICE that Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. will make application to the Court, at Montréal on the 13th day of February 2018, at 8:45 a.m., to approve the amended proposal of Quest Rare Minerals Ltd., accepted by the creditors at a meeting held on the 24thday of January 2018. (
  • TAKE NOTICE that Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. has filed with the Official receiver an amended proposal on the 12th day of January 2018. (
  • TAKE NOTICE that Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. has obtained from the Court, on December 4, 2017, a fifth extension, i.e. until January 4, 2018, to file a proposal. (
  • TUESDAY, Sept. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise might delay a rare form of early onset Alzheimer's disease , a new study suggests. (
  • If that were not clear enough, Hu Xijin, the editor of the Communist Party newspaper The Global Times, talked about China's need to "seriously evaluate" the its policy on rare earth exports. (
  • In wake of the international attention on rare earth minerals, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has completed its first review of China's rare-earth industry. (
  • According to the report compiled by U.S. Geological Survey, it gives information about the production, consumption, and reserves of China's rare earth elements (REEs) and China's policies and regulations regarding the production and trade of rare earths, including export quotas recently announced by the Chinese government. (
  • China's primary use for REEs is in the magnet industry, which accounted for 30 percent of total Chinese rare earth usage in 2009. (
  • The US, Japan ,and the EU have filed a complaint against China's export practices and high rare earth prices - but driving Chinese exports may not be the best way to solve the problem. (
  • China's rare earths association said it would support Chinese counter-measures in the escalating trade row with the United States, which it accused on Wednesday of "bullying. (
  • The U.S. imports 80 percent of its rare earths from China, but accounts for just 4 percent of China's rare earth exports. (
  • This summer, China's Commerce Ministry said that total exports of rare earths would be capped at about 30,300 metric tons - a 40 percent drop compared with last year. (
  • On Thursday, the House Committee on Science and Technology approved legislation that would provide funds for research and development of rare earths technologies as a first legislative step to break China's monopoly. (
  • In response, the US, EU and Japan filed formal complaints about China's decision to curtail exports of rare-earth minerals. (
  • Bulldozer scoop soil containing various rare earth to be loaded on to a ship at a port in Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu province in September, for export to Japan. (
  • While seemingly obscure, China's policy on rare earths appears to be directed by Prime Minister Wen Jiabao himself, according to Chinese officials and documents. (
  • Mr. Wen, a geologist who studied rare earths at graduate school in Beijing in the 1960s, has led at least two in-depth reviews of rare earths this year at the State Council, China's cabinet. (
  • China's tactics on rare earths probably violate global trade rules, according to governments and business groups around the world. (
  • Developing new technologies that increase the efficiency of rare earth metals and that allow for better recycling of rare earths is another way for the U.S. to decrease its dependence on China, the American Security Project Research Assistant, Emily Coppel advised last month. (
  • But in each of the last three years, China has kept more rare earths for internal use and cut exports accordingly. (
  • Chinese state media dangled Wednesday the threat of cutting exports of rare earths to the United States as a counterstrike in the trade war, potentially depriving Washington of a key resource used to make everything from smartphones to military hardware. (
  • The Chinese government is limiting domestic production of rare earth minerals in the second half of the year, a move likely to crimp international exports and send prices for the critical materials soaring, according to data from Adamas Intelligence. (
  • For the last two years, China has imposed quotas to limit exports of rare earths to about 30,000 tons a year. (
  • Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. (
  • Rare-earth minerals are difficult to mine in a cost-effective manner, but new resources found off the coast of Japan could change worldwide availability. (
  • SHANGHAI-Molycorp Inc.'s $1.3 billion deal to acquire a key processor of rare-earth minerals has sparked a warning from industry officials that it could reinforce China as the main source for specialized magnets used in consumer electronics and sophisticated weapons. (
  • Molycorp said Thursday it plans to buy Toronto-listed Neo Material Technologies Inc., one of the world's leading experts in chemistry needed to transform rare earths-minerals used in applications that range from car batteries to advanced weaponry-into specialized. (
  • The prospect of many years of limited supplies of about a dozen rare earth minerals is likely to spur the U.S. to negotiate with mining companies in countries such as Australia and Argentina about increasing exploration for rare earths and restricting further acquisition by China of rare earth mines. (
  • The U.S. Defense Department is seeking new federal funds to bolster domestic production of rare earth minerals and reduce dependence on China, the Pentagon has said, amid mounting concern in Washington about Beijing's role as a supplier. (
  • On Thursday, some traders of 'rare earths,' 17 minerals that are used in small portions in almost every advanced industrial product, reported that China, which controls 97 percent of the industry, had halted the export of anything that contained traces of the minerals to Japan. (
  • With the ongoing WTO discussions with China over trading of rare earths, DEFRA is hoping for an agreement that will enable easier trading of the minerals. (
  • Karel De Gucht, the European Union's trade commissioner, cited the industrial minerals decision in declaring last month that, "in the light of this result, China should ensure free and fair access to rare earth supplies. (
  • Newborn Screening for Rare Diseases: Early Diagnosis, Treatment Essential A parent's story with two different outcomes illustrates why newborn screening is so important in the early diagnosis and treatment of rare disorders. (
  • The 4th Annual Gene Therapy for Rare Disorders will focus exclusively on overcoming the late-stage commercial challenges drug developers face when delivering gene therapies to market. (
  • Unless doctors are highly trained to recognize them, rare genetic disorders are hard to spot. (
  • The Rarest Birds" followed "Reassuring Pinches" as the second single from Other. (
  • SLUG Magazine wrote: "The poetry of "The Rarest Birds" reminds one of what a thoughtful lyricist Moyet has become over the years. (
  • For the record, Rare Birds doesn't even fly as a birder's special, since Tasseter's Sulfurious Duck is a fictional species. (
  • A Brazilian sanctuary, home to 15% of the world's population of blue macaws, has been consumed by fires -- and there are fears for the well-being of the rare birds. (
  • Species descriptions of rare plants found on the national forests and grasslands. (
  • Kami belongs to the rarest of the quintet-the rowi, which was only recognized as a distinct species in 2003. (
  • WHEN Edmund Smith saw a nondescript black and white bird that he couldn't recognize flying over the hood of his car in central Somalia, he had little idea that he had caught a glimpse of the Bulo Burti boubou, an extremely rare species of shrike previously unknown to Western science. (
  • Many new species are so rare that if biologists collect and kill even a single animal, they fear that they could actually push the species into extinction. (
  • I'm neither a big chaser of rare species nor a very serious lister, but-like many in the field-I was a birder before I became an ornithologist, and the allure of the vagrant is hard to shake. (
  • Take a look at these never-before-seen, high-definition shots of one of Earths rarest and most magnificent species. (
  • For more information on this disorder, choose "Cirrhosis, Primary Biliary" as your search term in the Rare Disease Database. (
  • Environmental groups are concerned they might, and the NRDC, Center for Biological Diversity , and Animal Welfare Institute are calling out Trump's administration for failing to protect what the World Wildlife Fund calls the world's rarest marine mammal . (
  • With shortages likely sometime in the next two to three years, the U.S. needs to act quickly to reduce its reliance on Chinese rare earth metals. (
  • Increased international cooperation and dialogue should go a long way towards alleviating the shortage of rare earth metals. (
  • Rare earth metals substitutes should also be developed by the U.S. although current research is being hampered by the lack of resources being invested in R&D. Meanwhile the Chinese government has spent millions on rare earth metal research and development. (
  • Rare earth metals from poop? (
  • Claims that rare earth metals, even gold, might be profitably recycled from poop have been circulating around the interwebs. (
  • It might seem like a random selection of high-tech gizmos, but every single object on that list has one very important thing in common: Their manufacture requires one or more rare earth metals. (
  • In the last decade, China has moved aggressively, acquiring mines around the world that now account for more than 90% of global production of the most desired rare earth metals, such as terbium, dysprosium, molybdenum, thorium, erbium and yttrium. (
  • A Japanese discovery could transform the global market for rare earth metals. (
  • Increasingly today, national economic security and the fate of many businesses are beholden to a handful of rare metals that are often produced only in China. (
  • Companies like Showa Denko and Santoku of Japan and Intematix of the United States are adding new factory capacity in China this year instead of elsewhere because they need access to the raw materials, known as rare earth metals. (
  • Some of the rare-earth elements are named after the scientists who discovered or elucidated their elemental properties, and some after their geographical discovery. (
  • Orphanet portal aims to offer health-care professionals, scientists, health authorities, patients and their relatives, the media and the community at large reliable, up-to-date, relevant information on rare diseases and orphan drugs. (
  • Scientists from Slimbridge Wetlands Centre are celebrating their success in helping the world's rarest bird - the Madagascar Pochard. (
  • Rare primary central nervous system tumors. (
  • Rare non-Wilms' tumors in children. (
  • Although a reliable method for detection of cancer cells in blood would be an important tool for diagnosis and monitoring of solid tumors in early stages, current technologies cannot reliably detect the extremely low concentrations of these rare cells. (
  • Ovarian tumors can also be from three other, rarer subtypes: mucinous, endometrioid, and clear cell. (
  • They will announce the presence, in the vicinity of the restaurant, of an extremely rare duck, attracting bird watchers the world over. (
  • Het zijn allemaal opnamen van concerten en is uitgebracht op 30 juni 1998 . (
  • In 1998, Liu found a rare kind of stone mixed with red strips in Beijing's suburbs and he named them Rose Stones for its unique color. (
  • We start by presenting the challenges of implementing this approach for rare diseases, then we present the need for such an approach and a few notable examples of its successful application to these diseases. (
  • Examples of rare diseases are life-threatening and physically or mentally disabling conditions such as Huntington disease, spina bifida, fragile X syndrome, Guillain-Barré syndrome, Crohn disease, cystic fibrosis, and Duchenne muscular dystrophy. (
  • Continuing from the OrphanPlatform, RareDiseasePlatform (RDPlatform) is a three-year project of the Seventh Framework Programme bringing together organisations from 13 European countries which began in May 2008.Its goal is to create tools for European researchers working in the field of rare diseases, intended to facilitate collaboration between academic teams, SMEs and major companies, and to facilitate access to technological expertise and key research resources. (
  • Our knowledge of most rare diseases is so insufficient that they are also known as orphan diseases because of their failure to attract the interest of researchers, medical specialists, drug makers, and policy makers (5). (
  • The researchers note that only a small percentage of study subjects had the schizophrenia-associated CNVs - around 1.4 percent - showing that these mutations are rare. (
  • According to Jamaica's minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Philip Paulwell, a recent survey carried out by Japanese researchers has found high concentrations of rare-earth elements in bauxite residue. (
  • In a report to Jamaica's Parliament, Paulwell pointed out that the researchers believe Jamaica's rare-earth elements could be efficiently extracted, indicating that commercial production could be possible. (
  • Three of the world's largest radio telescopes team up to show a rare double asteroid. (
  • These rare-earth oxides are used as tracers to determine which parts of a drainage basin are eroding. (
  • A rare-earth element ( REE ) or rare-earth metal ( REM ), as defined by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry , is one of a set of seventeen chemical elements in the periodic table , specifically the fifteen lanthanides , as well as scandium and yttrium . (
  • Scandium and yttrium are considered rare-earth elements because they tend to occur in the same ore deposits as the lanthanides and exhibit similar chemical properties, but have different electronic and magnetic properties . (
  • four of the rare-earth elements bear names derived from this single location. (
  • A table listing the 17 rare-earth elements, their atomic number and symbol, the etymology of their names, and their main usages (see also Applications of lanthanides ) is provided here. (
  • after the village of Ytterby, Sweden , where the first rare earth ore was discovered. (
  • Rare-earth magnets , lasers , core material for carbon arc lighting, colorant in glasses and enamels , additive in didymium glass used in welding goggles , ferrocerium firesteel (flint) products. (
  • Beijing's willingness to play the rare earth card speaks less to strength in this dispute than to its desperation. (
  • It has threatened to limit the flow of rare earth elements. (
  • Essential in all sorts of products from mobile phones to satellites, oil-drilling equipment to defense hardware, rare earth materials are important, and Beijing's threat is not an idle one. (
  • China controls some 80% of the world's rare earth production. (
  • But credible as Beijing's threat is, efforts to choke off rare earth supplies carry a considerable danger for China as well as others, especially over the longer run. (
  • Despite their name, rare earth elements are not that rare. (
  • In 2010 to retaliate against Japan for holding the captain of a Chinese fishing vessel that attacked a Japanese Coast Guard ship, Beijing put limits on the flow of rare earth elements into the global supply chain, something for which the World Trade Organization sanctioned it in 2014. (
  • Rare earth elements are necessary for just about all batteries and are also used in much high-tech equipment in a broad array of industries. (
  • Both waves of Trump tariffs -- the 10% levied late last year and the more recent 25% levies -- exclude imports of rare earth elements. (
  • In late May, the People's Daily, when talking about rare earth elements, told the United States, that it is "overestimating its ability to manipulate the global supply chain," adding "don't say I did not warn you. (
  • If there is no denying that a Chinese embargo of rare earth elements - to the United States or generally - could cause economic disruptions, it would also hurt China, severely, too. (
  • Rising prices for rare earth elements would also encourage smuggling, which would be easy, since rare earth elements, as essential as they are, are only used in small amounts. (
  • In chemistry, rare earth is from 1818. (
  • According to the US Geological Survey's Mineral Commodities Summary, till 1995 USA and China produced equal quantities of rare earths, whereas today China produces approximately 97 per cent of the world's rare earth. (
  • Countries can work together by jointly investing in new mines, signing a formal rare earth treaty, or even making informal agreements to reduce dependence on China. (
  • The rare earth elements are scandium and yttrium and all the lanthanides except promethium . (
  • Rare earth-doped glasses were chosen because of their narrow emission bands, high quantum efficiencies, noninterference with common fluorescent labels, and inertness to most organic and aqueous solvents. (
  • Rare earth (RE) ions in a silicate glass matrix are an ideal material for the fabrication of encoded beads. (
  • Many have relaxed about the Chinese stranglehold over rare earth elements, but the crisis is far from averted. (
  • Japan has just discovered a large amount of rare earth elements in the seabed around Minami-Tori-shima island. (
  • Turns out, that near-monopoly on rare earth materials was short lived for everyone's favorite communist state. (
  • Some U.S. military officials and leading members of the House and Senate Armed Services committees want to start restocking at least some of the rare earth materials over the next several years. (
  • In April, the Government Accountability Office reported that it could take as long as 15 years to rebuild the U.S. rare earth industry. (
  • The GAO report also found components in U.S. defense systems that use Chinese sources for rare earth materials. (
  • And it determined that the Defense Department had 'not yet identified national security risks or taken departmentwide action to address rare earth material dependency. (
  • Rare earth materials are essential for our country's technological competitiveness and our national security, yet China is cornering the market and we are falling behind,' said Rep. Kathy Dahlkemper (D-Pa. (
  • Jamaica could become a major player in the rare-earth market, which is currently dominated by China. (
  • The government of Jamaica perceives the extraction of the rare-earth elements that are present in Jamaica to be an exciting new opportunity to earn much needed foreign exchange and create jobs," Paulwell told lawmakers. (
  • Rare-earth elements produced during the pilot project will be jointly owned by Jamaica and the company, while negotiations on full scale commercialisation are expected at a later date. (
  • China currently dominates the rare-earth market and it has a virtual monopoly on supplying rare-earth elements to manufacturers. (
  • With tensions over rare earth trade showing no signs of abating, DEFRA says that it is important to raise awareness of the threat to the supply chain. (
  • The government is hoping that recycling rare earth materials could protect businesses in the UK from being buffeted by rising costs. (
  • Within this mountain of binned electronics the government sees a treasure trove of rare earth materials that could offer protection from fluctuating prices. (
  • And during a visit to Europe last autumn, he said that little happened on rare earth policy without him. (
  • Rare earth prices have soared outside China as users have bid frantically for limited supplies. (
  • Dahua stone, from Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, is on display at Tianming Rare Stone Museum in Beijing on Nov 28, 2011. (
  • Beijing should realize that playing the rare earths card in its trade dispute with the U.S. will harm China far more than it helps. (
  • Washington's trade war with Beijing puts it at risk of losing access to China-produced rare earths, which are critical to manufacturing, a commentary in state media said on Wednesday. (
  • The results of this study are encouraging, and not only for individuals with rare genetically caused Alzheimer's disease ," said Maria Carrillo, chief science officer for the Alzheimer's Association. (
  • A rare melonheaded whale was found dead this week on Assateague Island, the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center said Friday. (
  • The long streak is especially impressive since Beach suffers from a rare neurological disorder called task-specific dystonia . (
  • Cape Town - It was only with the help of staff at the Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital that Jed Kagan's severe pain from complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), a rare disease, ended, and the 10-year-old was able to live a normal life again. (
  • George H.W. Bush was that rarest of rarities: a genuinely modest man in the office of the presidency. (
  • TV shows like Pawn Stars, Storage Wars, and American Pickers have highlighted art and antiques, but until now, rare books have only been shown modest attention. (
  • The U.S. no longer keeps many rare earths on hand , although at the height of the Cold War, the U.S. national defense stockpile included several hundred materials and mineral ores. (
  • Because most rare conditions are currently incurable, some general practitioners may feel defeated by them. (
  • Auxilium is very pleased to participate with NORD in this global observance of Rare Disease Day," Adrian Adams, chief executive officer of Auxilium said in a statement. (
  • The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has great information related to rare diseases on its website, and the NORD website provides overviews and links to more than 200 patient organizations that provide excellent information about specific rare diseases. (
  • citation needed] The Sazerac Company, an American family owned producer and importer based in New Orleans, Louisiana, and the parent company of five distilleries, acquired Eagle Rare from Seagram in March 1989. (
  • Rare Live - wideokaseta zespołu Queen z 1989 roku. (
  • Birdsall was actually first diagnosed with Parkinson's disease three years ago, until his symptoms got worse and another test revealed he had Multiple System Atrophy -- 20 times as rare as Parkinson's disease and more difficult to treat. (
  • Smoking, head injuries and pesticide exposure are relatively common among people with REM sleep behavior disorder, a rare but serious problem that has been linked to Parkinson's disease and dementia. (
  • Cambridge-based Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing drugs to treat debilitating and often fatal rare diseases, announced its observance and support of the first National Familial Hypercholesterolemia Awareness Day being held today. (
  • George Koppelman and Dan Wechsler may have found the Holy Grail of rare books-a dictionary they claim was owned and annotated by William Shakespeare. (
  • Tight global supplies from China will lead to more prospecting, although there are only a few countries in which geologists expect rare earths to be found in large enough quantities to make mining operations worth the investment. (
  • United Nations, 8 September 2000 (RFE/RL) -- A rare meeting of leaders of UN Security Council countries has found unanimity in the cause of peacekeeping reforms. (
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new study of preteen girls has found that seriously disordered eating behavior, such as binge-eating and purging, is exceedingly rare in this age group. (
  • Tony Martino created "The Rarest Kind" as a medium to showcase a musical style that differs from his previous projects. (
  • In my book it certainly qualifies as a " rarest of the rare" kind of crime. (
  • A rare kind of brain damage precludes her from experiencing fear of any sort, finds a study published online December 16 in Current Biology . (
  • It is rare in people, particularly women, under age 40. (
  • "Caring for the land and serving people" , the mission of the U.S. Forest Service, means caring for rare plants and their habitats, and helping people learn about these special plants on our national forests and grasslands. (
  • Unlike many people who are involved in advocacy efforts in this area, when I began this work, I did not have a personal connection to rare diseases. (
  • About one in 17 people will develop a rare condition at some point in their lives, 1 so you're going to encounter them in your clinics. (
  • Rare inspires change so people and nature thrive. (
  • I wanted to provide a forum for the nearly 30 million Americans with rare diseases whose voices often go unheard in the medical community, and I wanted to share this passion with my peers. (