Recent General releases

Air Pollution can cause kidney disease

[PRESSWIRE] Weimar, Germany - 14 November, 2018 -- It is well known that air pollution causes lung cancer, weakens the lung function or triggers asthma. There is also evidence that there is an association between air pollution and birth defects, immune defects or even autism.

Anti-GBM disease: A model for autoimmune kidney diseases

[PRESSWIRE] Weimar, Germany - 29 October, 2018 -- The renewed interest in anti-GBM disease is spurred by the detection of autoantibodies in other forms of glomerulonephritis and has led to an exciting development in studies on pathogenesis as well as diagnosis and management. The newly published review [1] by Professor Mårten Segelmark, gives a comprehensive update on Anti-GBM disease subgroups, pathogenesis and therapies. “A must-read for all nephrologist”, explains Professor Denis Fouque, editor-in-chief of Nephrology Dialysis and Transplantation (NDT), the journal in which the review was published.

L’immobilier à Minorque: Possibilité d’investir dans une propriété en bord de mer pour moins d’un million d’euros

[PRESSWIRE] Minorque - octobre 2018 -- Engel & Völkers étend sa présence sur l’île Baléare de Minorque avec l’ouverture d’une agence immobilière à Ciutadella, deuxième ville et ancienne capitale de l’île. Engel & Völkers fit son entrée sur le marché de Minorque en 2006 avec une première agence immobilière à Mahón. La nouvelle agence qui ouvre ce mois-ci est située dans l’une des principales rues du centre-ville de Ciutadella, l’Avenida Conqueridor, et deux conseillers commerciaux plurilingues (anglais, français, espagnol, italien et portugais) y travailleront.

This year’s John Connell Innovation Award winner AECOM utilises powerful sound demonstrations for Stonehenge

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom  - 25 October, 2018 -- AECOM helped Highways England to effectively communicate proposed changes to the landscape around Stonehenge and the A303 to its key stakeholders by creating sophisticated audio simulations. They could simulate the changes in acoustics after building a tunnel to replace a road nearby to reduce traffic congestion, and helped stakeholders to experience the changes in noise and visual impact of traffic for the World Heritage Site (WHS).

Winter Trial 2019: mastering the Bavarian Alps, Austria, Slovenia and the Czech Republic

[PRESSWIRE] Vaassen - October 25, 2018 – The ultimate in winter rallying for the most adventurous of drivers, The Winter Trial 2019, will be held from January 27th to February 1st of 2019. A total of 100 teams will compete with each other and the snowy mountain roads of Middle and Eastern Europe. With 85 confirmed entries, and just 15 places remaining, the organization would like to invite brave participants to enter the most challenging of winter rallying challenges.

Nostalgia isn’t what it used to be: Used car experts G3 reveal the NEW way to spot a future classic

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 23 October, 2018 -- Independent car auction specialist G3 Remarketing is sharing new advice for pinpointing a modern classic that will keep its value and be a joy to drive as well as behold.

Yorkshire firm launches ground-breaking new healthcare tech

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 22 October, 2018 -- Yorkshire-headquartered technology specialist Vapour Cloud has launched the first video tool of its kind for the UK healthcare sector, powered by a free, simple SMS.

The IX Loro Parque Foundation Parrot Congress, a resounding success

[PRESSWIRE] Tenerife, Spain - 12 October, 2018 -- A resounding success: that is the summary of the IX Parrot Congress organised by the Loro Parque Foundation and held last week in Tenerife, where 850 congress participants of 47 different nationalities met. The experience, unique in the world, counted on the participation of the most recognised experts in the field worldwide.

Ugly and Facing Extinction: ‘World’s ugliest frog family’ faces extinction

[PRESSWIRE] La Paz, Bolivia - 10 October, 2018 -- What may well be the world’s ugliest family of frogs is facing extinction before some of them even have a name for their species - due to a deadly fungus, climate change and pollution.

Amazing success for Cesare Catania with the inauguration of his personal exhibition in Monaco Montecarlo

[PRESSWIRE] 02 October, 2018 – Monaco / Monte-Carlo -- The inauguration of Cesare Catania’s personal exhibition in Monaco MonteCarlo astonishes by the character of the artworks and the number of art lovers attending.