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Colour cosmetics packaging predicted to shift into high gear in the future
Colour cosmetics packaging predicted to shift into high gear in the future

Research has shown colour cosmetics to be poised for enormous growth in the days ahead – thereby benefiting the colour...

Could the ‘king of fruits’ save the ‘food of the gods’ from extinction?
Could the ‘king of fruits’ save the ‘food of the gods’ from extinction?

Unfortunately, the global cocoa market has been unable to keep up with this booming demand. Production in the world’s second largest cocoa producing country Ghana has continuously dropped since 2015. ...

Highly efficient power amplifiers could bring about 5G adoption much sooner than expected
Highly efficient power amplifiers could bring about 5G adoption much sooner than expected

The first 5G or fifth generation mobile devices should be released by the year 2019 and they will need improved power amplifiers ...

An overview of the raging debates and trends surrounding medical reprocessing devices
An overview of the raging debates and trends surrounding medical reprocessing devices

That is why hospitals began to reprocess devices instead of discarding them after a single use. Third-party reprocessing device companies began to enter the market as hospitals wished to outsource this work. Reprocessing became an effective way to cut costs without any compromise on patient safety...

Do not vaccinate your pet pooch every year! It may even be bad for your furry friend!
Do not vaccinate your pet pooch every year! It may even be bad for your furry friend!

Thus, it is not only unnecessary but also unsafe to give annual booster vaccines to companion animals as it can potentially introduce elements such as tissue culture remnants, vaccine antigens, fetal calf serum and other materials in them...

Are generic drugs as effective or should one opt for pricier, known branded generic drugs?
Are generic drugs as effective or should one opt for pricier, known branded generic drugs?

Owing to the cost factor, millions of people have begun to rely on generic drugs as they are much more affordable than branded generic drugs...

The role played by Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) technology in diagnosing and treating osteoporosis
The role played by Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) technology in diagnosing and treating osteoporosis

Along with central DXA for hip and spine measurements, other types of machines are also available in the bone densitometer devices market. Some examples are peripheral DXA machines for the forearm, quantitative computed tomography (QCT) for the hip and spine, and quantitative ultrasound (QUS) ...

Breakthrough liquid biopsy chips may supersede biopsy devices in the near future
Breakthrough liquid biopsy chips may supersede biopsy devices in the near future

This revolutionary, one-of-a-kind technology uses an easy mechanical method proven to be more effective than a microfluidic based approach used in current diagnostic devices in the...

You may be harming your furry friend without even realising it. Read on to know how!
You may be harming your furry friend without even realising it. Read on to know how!

When carrageenan is cooked, it takes on a gelatinous texture that can thicken and provide a smooth texture to various kinds of canned pet foods...

Can sprouted barley be the next revolution in animal fodder?
Can sprouted barley be the next revolution in animal fodder?

A number of companies have devised systems for automated and semi-automated production in the global barley market. A few of these have been installed (or are in the process of being installed) on farms in the American Midwest. ...