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  Genzyme Oncology Discovery Platforms - SAGE
SAGE is an integral part of Genzyme Oncology's therapeutic discovery efforts and is used extensively in its identification of novel tumor antigens and antiangiogenic targets.
SAGE was invented by a group of researchers led by Kenneth Kinzler, Ph.D., of The Johns Hopkins University and Bert Vogelstein, M.D., of The Johns Hopkins University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
SAGE may also be used once a therapeutic has been identified to determine the mode of action in an experimental animal or cell culture model.
www.genzyme.com /sage/welcome.htm   (709 words)

  
 botanical.com - A Modern Herbal | Sages - Herb Profile and Information
The Common Sage, the familiar plant of the kitchen garden, is an evergreen undershrub, not a native of these islands, its natural habitat being the northern shores of the Mediterranean.
Sage is also often propagated by layers, in the spring and autumn, the branches of old plants being pegged down on the ground and covered with 1/2 inch of earth.
Sage Tea or infusion of Sage is a valuable agent in the delirium of fevers and in the nervous excitement frequently accompanying brain and nervous diseases and has considerable reputation as a remedy, given in small and oft-repeated doses.
www.botanical.com /botanical/mgmh/s/sages-05.html   (4935 words)

  
 << Welcome to SAGE >>
Incorporated in 1954, SAGE is a private, not-for-profit organization concerned with the health, happiness and general welfare of older citizens and their families.
SAGE grew out of a two-year study initiated by the social studies department of the Summit College Club.
SAGE is distinguished among eldercare agencies with being both the oldest eldercare agency in New Jersey and one of the few not-for-profit eldercare agencies in the United States that offers a comprehensive array of services under one roof.
www.sagenj.org   (271 words)

  
 Sage Herbal Supplement from Herbal Extracts Plus
Sage is an evergreen shrub with a distinctive fragrance that may grow to a height of almost three feet, and it thrives in rich, well-drained soil in sunny locations.
Sage is a member of the multi-species Salvia genus, and despite the fact that any herb of this genus may be called Sage, there are significant differences in medicinal components in the tops and roots that influence their uses.
Sage stimulates the appetite, eases gas pains, removes mucus in the stomach, relieves biliousness and dyspepsia, and is beneficial in digesting foods of all kinds, both savory and sweet.
www.herbalextractsplus.com /sage.cfm   (1309 words)

  
 Sage (Salvia officinalis)
Sage is a decorative evergreen shrub with downy foliage that varies in color from gray to gray-green, with one variety producing deep purple leaves.
Sage was among 24 herbs tested that were found to boost insulin activity two- to fivefold or more in patients with Type II (non-insulin dependent) diabetes.
For people who have diabetes, this means that drinking sage tea in conjunction with their insulin treatments is worth a try.
www.gardenguides.com /herbs/sage.htm   (340 words)

  
 Scalable Adaptive Graphics Environment
SAGE is a graphics streaming architecture for supporting collaborative scientific visualization environments with potentially hundreds of megapixels of contiguous display resolution.
SAGE's streaming architecture is designed so that the output of arbitrary M by N pixel rendering cluster nodes can be streamed to X by Y pixel display screens, allowing user-definable layouts on the display.
SAGE is developed by the cavern group at the Electronic Visualization Laboratory.
www.evl.uic.edu /cavern/sage/index.php   (179 words)

  
 Sage Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine - Find Articles
Sage (Salvia officinalis) is native to the Mediterranean and naturalized throughout Europe and North America.
Known as garden sage, meadow sage, and true sage, this pungent herb is a member of the Lamiacieae, or mint, family.
Sage is a celebrated herb long valued for its many uses in medicine, magic, and meal preparation.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_g2603/is_0006/ai_2603000642   (963 words)

  
 Herbs: Sage (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Sage seems to aid in digestion, which accounts for its being paired with heavy meats or oily fishes; the problem and the cure all in one.
Sage is also antibacterial in nature It is effective in treating sore throats and is even effective as an antiperspirant.
Sage's usefulness goes beyond the confines of the medicine cabinet and the kitchen.
www.sallys-place.com.cob-web.org:8888 /food/columns/gilbert/sage.htm   (1216 words)

  
 Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment III   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
During the previous week, the SAGE III team was alerted by the NOAA tracking station in Fairbanks, Alaska that a short burst of the 1.7 GHz carrier signal was detected.
SAGE III team members are scheduled to travel to Moscow April 13-18 to visit the Russian Space Agency and discuss future SAGE III operations, the use of the international laser tracking network to provide navigational information, and continued spacecraft monitoring activities by Russian ground stations.
The Meteor-3M spacecraft carrying the SAGE III instrument was launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on December 10, 2001 at 17:18:57 UTC on a Ukrainian built Zenit-2 Rocket.
www-sage3.larc.nasa.gov   (1439 words)

  
 The SAGE Autonomous Mobot Project
Sage is a permanent addition of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History's Dinosaur Hall exhibit area.
Sage is a completely autonomous mobile multimedia exhibit built on top of the XR4000 robot base by Nomadic Technologies, Inc.
Sage must take care of its batteries' charge state, and so it is responsible for plugging itself into the wall at its "docking station" in the hall.
www-2.cs.cmu.edu /~illah/SAGE   (507 words)

  
 WHFoods: Sage
Sage is native to countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea and has been consumed in these regions for thousands of years.
Sage was in so much demand in China during the 17th century, appreciated for the delicious tea beverage that it makes, that the Chinese are said to have traded three cases of tea leaves (camellia sinensis) to the Dutch for one case of sage leaves.
Sage is not a commonly allergenic food and is not known to contain measurable amounts of goitrogens, oxalates, or purines.
www.whfoods.com /genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=76   (1592 words)

  
 MITRE - About Us - MITRE History - Semi-Automatic Ground Environment (SAGE)
The SAGE system was fully deployed in 1963; the 24 SAGE Direction Centers and three SAGE Combat Centers were spread throughout the U.S. Each was linked by long-distance telephone lines to more than 100 interoperating air defense elements, requiring system integration on a scale previously unimagined.
SAGE: The People Behind It "I was struck at the time and have been struck since by how much a group of really smart, dedicated people with adequate resources can do toward solving problems.
SAGE had a fundamental impact on the development of computers and the computer industry.
www.mitre.org /about/sage.html   (1102 words)

  
 SAGE, Summer of Applied Geophysical Experience
SAGE, the Summer of Applied Geophysical Experience, is a unique educational program designed to introduce students in geophysics and related fields to "hands on" geophysical exploration and research.
SAGE is sponsored by the Los Alamos National Laboratory branch of the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California.
Funding for SAGE is provided by the U. Department of Energy, the U. National Science Foundation, the Los Alamos National Laboratory, the University of California, a consortium of large and small companies, and student fees.
www.sage.lanl.gov   (214 words)

  
 DPI’s Student Achievement Guarantee in Education Program (SAGE) Program Home Page
SAGE Aid - 2005-06 - SAGE aid amounts for 2005-06 calculated from information submitted in October, January, and March can be found under the "Schools and Aid" link.
The third and final SAGE aid payment, approximately 34% of the total, was scheduled for transmission on June 12.
The SAGE program began in the 1996-97 school year, was expanded in 1998-99, and was expanded again in 2000-01.
dpi.wi.gov /sage   (493 words)

  
 Semi-Automatic Ground Environment (SAGE) - United States Nuclear Forces
With the increasing possibility of a large-scale bomber attack on the United States in the mid-1950s, it became evident that further improvements in the nation’s defense capability were needed.
The sector became operational with the SAGE system on December 15, 1959, covering the air space of three states and one Canadian province.
The heart of the SAGE system, known affectionately as "Clyde", provided weapons controllers of the 60's and 70's with data which facilitated the intercept of unknown aircraft by Air Force fighters.
www.fas.org /nuke/guide/usa/airdef/sage.htm   (477 words)

  
 President - The Sage Colleges
President Neff came to Sage from Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, where she served as Vice-President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty from 1986 to 1995.
Sage and President Neff were selected as Gala Honorees for 2005 at The Hudson Mohawk Industrial Gateway in recognition of tasteful restoration of the historic Russell Sage College campus in downtown Troy.
Sage and the President received an Excellence in Preservation Award for 2005 from the Preservation League of New York State, honoring Sage’s work in Albany and Rensselaer counties.
www.sage.edu /aboutsage/president/index.php   (651 words)

  
 SAGE forerunner to the information age
SAGE buildings, like the one shown here at Grant County Airport, WA, were hardened concrete blocks or bricks with no decoration or distinctive architectural features.
Like the Grant County blockhouse, SAGE control centers were often located in the middle of Strategic Air Command Bases so that most folks never got to see one.
Considering the functionality obtained from a couple of early-PC-sized computers, SAGE was one of the engineering marvels of the century.
www.eskimo.com /~wow-ray/sage28.html   (878 words)

  
 Semi Automatic Ground Environment - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
SAGE, the Semi Automatic Ground Environment, was an automated control system used by NORAD for collecting, tracking and intercepting enemy bomber aircraft from the late 1950s into the 1980s.
IBM's role in SAGE (the design and manufacture of the AN/FSQ-7 computer, a vacuum tube computer with ferrite core memory based on the Whirlwind II) was an important factor leading to IBM's domination of the computer industry.
SAGE could also be a weapons system because tracking data (azimuth, range, and height) and communications were available to conduct intercepts to detect, identify, and destroy enemy aircraft.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Semi_Automatic_Ground_Environment   (2055 words)

  
 Sage PFW ERP - Sage Software
Sage PFW meets the complex challenges that transcontinental accounting and manufacturing present.
Sage PFW will manage the unique aspects of your enterprise, organize resources, and provide the visibility necessary to improve bottom-line results.
Sage PFW-compatible business forms and electronic printing solutions are provided by Altec, the leader in mid-market accounting centric document imaging and workflow management software solutions.
www.bestsoftware.com /pfw   (1053 words)

  
 SAGE: Surveying the Agents of a Galaxy's Evolution
The data will provide fundamental insights into the physical processes of the interstellar medium, the formation of new stars and the injection of mass by evolved stars and their relationships on the galaxy-wide scale of the Large Magellanic Cloud.
SAGE will be the crucial link between Spitzer's survey of individual sources in the Milky Way (GLIMPSE) and its surveys of galaxies (e.g., SINGS) and a stepping stone to the deep surveys (e.g., GOODS & SWIRE).
SAGE is a large General Observer program selected in Cycle 2 of the Spitzer Space Telescope.
sage.stsci.edu   (184 words)

  
 Sage
In folk medicine, Sage is also taken for bloating, diarrhea, and intestinal inflammation.
Native to the Mediterranean region, Sage is now grown in all of Europe and North America.
Gargles and rinses may be prepared by mixing 2.5 grams of Sage (or 2 to 3 drops of Sage oil) with 3 ounces of water.
www.pdrhealth.com /drug_info/nmdrugprofiles/herbaldrugs/102460.shtml   (422 words)

  
 SAGE News and Events, UW-Madison
SAGE is a key player in the development of The UW Energy Institute, an initiative on campus to collaborate in educational and research activities, build synergism and increase the national recognition of the energy research accomplished at this university.
SAGE researchers, Navin Ramankutty, Amato Evan, and Chad Monfreda are tracking the changing patterns of agricultural land use around the world, including a look at related factors such as global crop yields and fertilizer use.
SAGE Contributed to WWF's 2004 Living Planet Report which is the WWF's periodic update on the state of the world's ecosystems.
www.sage.wisc.edu /pages/news.html   (2574 words)

  
 UW NPL 1996 Sect 2.9 SAGE: The Russian American Gallium Experiment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The threshold for this reaction is 233 keV which permits sensitivity to the p-p neutrinos that comprise the dominant contribution of the solar neutrino flux.
This indicates that the discrepancy between the solar model predictions and the SAGE flux measurement cannot be an experimental artifact.
The University of Washington is playing a major role in the statistical analysis of the SAGE data and in the determination of systematic uncertainties.
www.npl.washington.edu /npl/ar96/ch2_9.html   (333 words)

  
 Sage (UK) Limited - Products & Services
Sage P11D and Sage P11D Professional allow you to fulfil your statutory obligations with minimal effort, and help you avoid substantial penalties incurred when incorrect information is submitted to the Inland Revenue.
Sage HR Advice provides legally reliable human resource advice, translates the law into plain English and advises you how to manage your employees.
Sage HR Advice advises you of forthcoming changes to the law and gives you all the tools you need to remain compliant.
www.sage.co.uk /productsandservices/home.asp?tid=131889   (256 words)

  
 Science/AAAS | Science's SAGE KE: Archive site of the Science of Aging Knowledge Environment
The SAGE KE logo -- a lotus flower in full bloom, framing a human profile -- was designed to embody the notion of human life at its fullest potential.
Although SAGE KE has now ceased publication, we invite you to search and browse the article content on this archive site.
The database, which resided on the SAGE KE site from 2001 to 2006, is currently being rebuilt at the University of Washington.
sageke.sciencemag.org   (514 words)

  
 Sage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Sage is said to whiten teeth and ironically darken hair.
Sage is in the mint family, Labiatae, and has the typical square stems of that family.
Sage is easily found in most nurseries and herb farms in the spring.
www.herbsearch.com /herbofmonth/sage.htm   (830 words)

  
 Sage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
SAGE (Standing Against Global Exploitation) Project, a San Francisco-based nonprofit organization aiming to bring an end to the commercial sexual exploitation of children and adults
SAGE (Sonic Amateur Game Expo), an internet event, involving the exposition of several fan-made games based on the Sonic the Hedgehog (series).
SAGE KE, the Science of Aging Knowledge Environment, the online biogerontolgy/molecular biology of aging resource associated with the online version of the journal SCIENCE.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sage   (338 words)

  
 Spice Pages: Sage (Salvia officinalis)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Sage is grown in Central Europe since the Middle Ages (see lovage).
Although sage is an ancient spice, its importance today is quite limited; usage concentrates on the Mediterranean countries, where dishes spiced with sage are found from Spain to Greece.
Sage is a very powerful spice and tends to dominate; its slightly bitter taste is not appreciated by some people.
www.uni-graz.at /~katzer/engl/Salv_off.html   (956 words)

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