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PLB,

n pursed-lips breathing; an osteopathic manipulative therapy technique that improves lung condition and breathing efficiency by increasing the use of the diaphragm. With lips pursed, the dominant hand resting on the stomach and the weaker hand on the chest, the patient inhales through the nose and exhales through the mouth.
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RNA was extracted from cardiac homogenates, and semiquantitative RT-PCR was used to determine the levels of PLB gene expression.
8 [micro]M, with both dinducing PLB production from 40% of the leaf segments.
The AquaFix 406 GPS I/0 PLB by ACR Electronics automatically acquires GPS location once the unit is manually activated.
The PLB scheme for the Railways came into force from the year 1979-80 onwards and was evolved in consultation with the two recognised federations viz.
Langston personally owns a PLB and wants people who venture into the backcountry to know about the usefulness of the beacons.
PLB decided to expand its beer division last autumn.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- In a recent system check of the Personal Locator Beacon Emergency Response System in Vermont, the McMurdo Fastfind Plus PLB turned in the best performance among the PLBs tested in terms of time needed to fix on the target and locate the beacon.
Digital Angel (the "Company") (NASDAQ:DIGA), an advanced technology company in the field of rapid and accurate identification, location tracking and condition monitoring of high-value assets, announced today its McMurdo FastFind Plus GPS Personal Location Beacon (PLB) aided in the rescue of a yachtsman on January 4 who activated his PLB off the coast of Africa when his yacht ran into difficulties in severe storms.
Moves by Morrisons, Tesco, Constellation Europe and PLB Wines to use lighter glass bottles should result in savings of at least 4,500 tonnes of carbon in the next 12 months--the equivalent of taking 2,500 cars off the road, said Wrap.
The McMurdo FastFind Plus 406 PLB is the only PLB on the market that has built-in GPS capability.
Following an experimental pilot PLB program in Alaska, which resulted in many lives saved over the course of a seven-year period, PLBs have become highly visible to the public since July 2003 when the FCC authorized them by rule for use in the U.
Another new packaging format is to hit UK wine shelves as agent PLB prepares to launch a new bag-in-tube wine from Italy.