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AFME comments on the European Commission’s report on the functioning of European Corporate Bond Markets

LONDON, 21-Nov-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Following the publication today of the report by the European Commission’s Expert Group on the functioning of European Corporate Bond Markets, Victoria Webster, Director of Fixed Income at AFME, said: “The uniqueness of this report lies in looking at the European corporate bond markets from the perspective of

The Pirbright Institute identified the position and function of specific genes in goat’s genetic code responsible for antibody production

The Pirbright Institute identified the position and function of specific genes in goat’s genetic code responsible for antibody production SURREY, 21-Nov-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — The Immunogenetics Group at The Pirbright Institute has identified the position and function of specific genes in the goat’s genetic code that are responsible for antibody production. Up until

STFC: UK scientists and engineers celebrate MIRI’s performance during the cryogenic test for the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) at NASA Johnson Space Flight Center in Houston

Slices through the ‘data cube’ obtained by the MIRI spectrometer in a single exposure when looking at a test target. Left: An image of the target at a wavelength of 19.3 microns. The field is 8.5 arcseconds wide and 7.7 arcseconds high. For comparison, the disk of Neptune is about 2 arcseconds across.

Medtronic announces U.S. commercial launch for its portfolio of Azure(TM) pacemakers with BlueSync(TM)technology

Azure(TM) with BlueSync(TM) Technology Improves Device Longevity  and Provides Automatic, Wireless Remote Patient Monitoring DUBLIN, 21-Nov-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and U.S. commercial launch for its portfolio of Azure(TM) pacemakers with BlueSync(TM)technology. Available in both single chamber and dual chamber models, the Azure

Continental expands its portfolio of drive components with new range of timing chain kits

Continental is expanding its portfolio with a range of timing chain kits and presenting itself as a full-range provider in the area of modern drive solutions.© Continental AG Continental reacts to current market developments with timing chains in its portfolio Various kits contain complete solutions for the main problematic engines Targeted services round

Continental introduces new DTCO configuration app that lets fleet managers configure tachographs on their own

Fleet managers can determine the tachograph’s behavior when the driver turns the ignition on or off.© Continental AG Configuration of tachographs via app without going to a workshop Quick and easy entry of license plate numbers, rules for driving and rest periods, and reminders to download driver card data Optimization of business processes

Continental opens its first non-European turbocharger plant in Jiading, China

© Continental AG From November the cutting-edge RAAX turbocharger, in production in Europe since 2016 for the 2-liter turbocharged gasoline engine in the Audi A3, will also be built in Shanghai  Chinese debut in VW’s Teramont and Tiguan SUVs Turbocharger production in all three market regions by 2018 Regensburg, Germany/Jiading, China, 21-Nov-2017 — /EuropaWire/

Evonik subsidiary CyPlus celebrates 60 years of highest global safety and environmental standards of operations

The production plant and an innovative packaging and logistics concept meet the highest global safety and environmental standards Leading role in sustainability ESSEN, WESSELING, 21-Nov-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — CyPlus GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Evonik, has reason to celebrate. The cyanide production plant has been in operation at the Wesseling site for 60