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Jena Experiment: loss of biodiversity has negative consequences for many individual components and processes in ecosystems

Photo: DFG-Forschergruppe Jena Experiment FREIBURG, 07-Dec-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — How severe is global species extinction? Are material cycles altered in an ecosystem with just a few species? In order to address these issues, the “Jena Experiment”, one of the world’s largest biodiversity experiments, was started in 2002. At the University of Freiburg the

Daimler to implement dedicated responsibility within the divisional board of Daimler Trucks in China

Daimler to implement dedicated responsibility within the divisional board of Daimler Trucks in China Sven Ennerst to coordinate truck activities in China within the Divisional Board of Daimler Trucks Kelley Platt appointed President and CEO of Daimler’s Truck Joint Venture Beijing Foton Daimler Automotive Strong 2017 performance by Daimler Trucks in China Stuttgart

Mercedes-Benz models 190 E 2.5-16 and 560 SE will be eligible for the coveted “H” registration plate in 2018

Mercedes-Benz models 190 E 2.5-16 and 560 SE will be eligible for the coveted “H” registration plate in 2018 Three decades ago, two exclusive Mercedes-Benz models celebrated their premiere: The 190 E 2.5-16 (201 series) prepared the way for the then compact class to become a star performer, while the 560 SE (126 series) combined

University of Bristol study on wild dwarf mongooses sheds light into what happens when immigrants join a new group

Image credit: Shannon Benson Researchers from the University of Bristol studying wild dwarf mongooses have provided insight into what happens when immigrants join a new group. BRISTOL, 07-Dec-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Researchers from the University of Bristol studying wild dwarf mongooses have provided insight into what happens when immigrants join a new group. The

University of Bristol: discovery on how cells rebuild after division could have major implications for understanding cancer and degeneration

Illustration for nuclear F-actin working to reshape the nucleus and organise the genome. Image credit: Claudia Stocker VividBiology. Abderrahmane Kaidi, MRC New Investigator and Senior Lecturer; Alice Sherrard, PhD student. BRISTOL, 07-Dec-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — University of Bristol research has revealed how cells rebuild their nucleus and organise their genome when they divide –

ABB launches all-new automatic transfer switch (ATS) with connectivity and monitoring functions for critical power applications

ABB launches all-new automatic transfer switch (ATS) with connectivity and monitoring functions for critical power applications ZURICH, 07-Dec-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — ABB launches today TruONE, an all-new automatic transfer switch (ATS) with connectivity and monitoring functions for critical power applications. TruONE is the world’s first true ATS to package all the necessary sensors and

Two articulated electric buses using ABB’s 20-second flash-charging technology went into service in Geneva

Two articulated electric buses using ABB’s 20-second flash-charging technology went into service in Geneva First e-buses with ABB’s world-record flash-charging technology go into commercial service ZURICH, 07-Dec-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — ABB’s 20-second flash-charging technology was a hot topic today as two articulated electric buses, the first of their kind in the world, went into

ARC Advisory Group names ABB global market leader in SCADA systems in newly released report

New ARC report proclaims “ABB’s Grid Automation business is at the forefront of grid automation and digitalization” ZURICH, 07-Dec-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — ABB has been named as the global market leader in SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) systems for the power transmission and distribution sector by ARC Advisory Group, a leading technology research

MBNL extends network managed services contract with Ericsson

MBNL extends network managed services contract with Ericsson Network-sharing joint venture between Three and EE extends network managed services contract for a further two years from June 2018 to May 2020 Ericsson remains responsible for central operations, network performance and optimization, field services and multi-vendor spare parts management MBNL based its decision on

Sanofi’s Toujeo® met primary objective in the first head-to-head clinical trial comparing Toujeo with insulin degludec

First head-to-head randomized clinical trial comparing the efficacy and safety of Toujeo (insulin glargine 300 Units/mL) versus insulin degludec PARIS, 05-Dec-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Sanofi’s Toujeo® met the primary study objective in the first large head-to-head clinical trial1, called BRIGHT study, comparing Toujeo with insulin degludec. Sanofi plans to provide full results in 2018.