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Research And JournalsSuicide Rates Rising for Older U.S. AdultsFeb 27, 2015

Rates for 40-64 year-olds may be increasing due to financial circumstances, according to American Journal of Preventive Medicine

Suicide rates for adults between 40 and 64 years of age in the U.S. have risen about 40% since 1999, with a sharp rise since 2007. One possible explanation could be the detrimental effects of the economic downturn of 2007-2009,


Deaths from all causes and cardiopulmonary problems higher, reports the American Journal of Medicine

A connection between persistent insomnia and increased inflammation and mortality has been identified by a group of researchers from the University of Arizona. Their study, published in The American Journal of Medicine, found that people who suffer from persistent insomnia


Study published in Food Policy wins Elsevier’s Atlas award

A one-size-fits-all approach to African agriculture development will not lead to growth, suggests research published in Food policy. The authors of the study say that instead of blindly adopting ‘solutions’ that have worked in other continents, governments and researchers should


Using adaptive learning technology, Elsevier's ExamPrep pre-tests students to customize the study experience and identify topics that need more focus

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the commercial launch of its new English language medical exam preparation and simulation tool, ExamPrep, across UK, Northern Europe and EMEA-LA.In collaboration with Learning Objects,


Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announces the launch of the Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice (JIEP), the official journal of the National Academies of Practice (NAP) and affiliated with the University


Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST), a world-renowned publisher of evidence-based practice guidelines in chest medicine, have announced that Elsevier will publish CHEST’s flagship journal


Vital geological insights accelerate and inform exploration decision making for inaugural bid rounds in Mexico

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the launch of Geofacets Mexico, a special edition of Geofacets, designed to give Oil & Gas companies a competitive advantage in completing Mexico’s Oil &


AMP Incidental Findings Working Group Recommends that Laboratories Develop Individual Policies for Analysis and Reporting of Known and Predicted Incidental Findings

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, non-profit organization serving molecular laboratory professionals, announced that The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics today published a Special Article titled, "Reporting Incidental Findings in Genomic Scale Clinical Sequencing – A Clinical Laboratory


Online curriculum via College of Employment Services supports professionals who serve Nevada residents with developmental disabilities

Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today that Nevada’s Aging and Disability Services Division (ADSD) will provide a new online curriculum from Elsevier DirectCourse to train about 75 ADSD staffers. These professionals


Islet Amyloid Peptide Found in Human Brain Senile Plaques with Beta-Amyloid, According to Study Published in The American Journal of Pathology

The pathological process amyloidosis, in which misfolded proteins (amyloids) form insoluble fibril deposits, occurs in many diseases, including Alzheimer disease (AD) and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D). However, little is known about whether different forms of amyloid proteins interact or


Talented Nigerian, Sudanese and Vietnamese scientists honored at AAAS Annual Meeting

Four physicists and a mathematician have been named winners of the 2015 Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, in recognition of research that has strong potential social and economic benefits. The winning scholars are


New book, Ultra High Voltage AC/DC Grids, written by Zhenya Liu, President of the State Grid Corporation of China

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of Ultra High Voltage AC/DC Grids by Zhenya Liu, President and CEO of the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC). This is the


Seven Elsevier books and two journals honored by the American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced winning 10 PROSE Awards including the Best eProduct Application award for the Virtual Microscope, an integrated browser-based slide viewer that provides access to high resolution



Science And TechnologyElsevier Now Adding eBooks to CLOCKSS ArchivingFeb 5, 2015

Participation ensures access to Elsevier ebooks in perpetuity

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced its agreement to participate in CLOCKSS (Controlled Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) archiving of ebooks. CLOCKSS is a community-governed archive committed to open access.As


Offering multiple data sharing options for Materials Science researchers meets goals of Materials Genome Initiative's strategic plan

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, has announced that its data sharing infrastructure has been implemented across 13 journals covering all areas of Materials Science.Offering multiple data sharing options for an entire subject