All gasworld articles in US Edition June 2019

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    Harris Products Group

    2019-06-03T15:44:00Z

    The Harris Products Group, a Lincoln Electric Company, is a global leader in metalworking products used in brazing, soldering, welding and cutting, and a dominant player in the manufacturing of gas pressure and flow control equipment used in the specialty, industrial, medical and bulk gas industries.

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    Player trends and growth prospects

    2019-06-03T15:40:00Z

    Healthcare makes up approximately one-sixth of the US economy and impacts everyone directly as we all have health care needs.

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    10 minutes with... Richard Radford

    2019-06-03T15:33:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Richard Radford, Managing Director of BPR Medical, as he discusses his role, the company’s presence within the American market and how the medical gas market will develop in the future.

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    Weather impacts growth in 2019 first quarter

    2019-06-03T15:27:00Z

    Weather impacts growth in 2019 first quarter, but 5.4% increase in industrial gas sales in Q1, writes US Editor Nick Parkinson.

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    From welding supplies to biotech

    2019-06-03T15:24:00Z

    In 1949, when Joseph Martin Sr. and his associate Tom Qualey set up shop as Middlesex Welding Supply, their location in Everett, Massachusetts, was at the center of metropolitan Boston’s thriving metal fab, manufacturing, and shipbuilding industries.

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    Cool technology

    2019-06-03T15:16:00Z

    Cryotherapy, the act of exposing yourself to freezing conditions up to -230 degrees Fahrenheit for two to three minutes, is hot right now. Whole Body Cryotherapy, which achieves its Arctic chill through liquid nitrogen, is becoming increasingly popular in sports science, and has taken the method of ice baths to ...

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    An insight into the CRYO Artic

    2019-06-03T15:07:00Z

    Cryotherapy, also referred to as cold therapy, is a popular medical process that exposes the human body to sub-zero temperatures to as low as -230 degrees Fahrenheit for a session of roughly two to three minutes, to stimulate multiple physical and mental health benefits for the patient.

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    Extending important preservation times

    2019-06-03T15:02:00Z

    In the heart of Boston’s busy biomedical hub is the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Engineering in Medicine (MGH-CEM), a relatively young enterprise affiliated with some the area’s premier research institutions, including MGH, the Shriners Hospitals for Children, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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    The impact of helium shortages on critical research

    2019-06-03T14:32:00Z

    Scientists in the US are concerned about helium supply and its impact on the progress of important cryogenic research projects and medical applications.

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    Meeting the challenge

    2019-06-03T14:24:00Z

    Messer, operational in the Americas since March, has six healthcare centers (with around 1,500 employees, including nurses and medical staff) in Colombia which, among other services, provides special medical gases for the treatment of diseases for children and infants.

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    Unravelling life

    2019-06-03T14:16:00Z

    Cryogenic-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) is being hailed as a game-changer in medical research and increasing the capabilities of those trying to make breakthroughs in diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, cancers, HIV, Ebola, malaria, ‘flu, Zika, and chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).

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    A-Gas expands into Canada

    2019-06-03T14:05:00Z

    Ken Logan explains the company’s strategy for North America to News Journalist Molly Burgess.

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    GAWDA 2019 Seven Springs preview

    2019-06-03T13:58:00Z

    The Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) will return to the Seven Springs Mountain Resort near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on 17th-19th June (2019) to host the annual Seven Springs event.

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    Maine Oxy celebrates 90 years

    2019-06-03T13:57:00Z

    Founded in 1929 in Auburn as Maine Gas Services, Maine Oxy has been supplying industrial gases, specialty gases and welding materials for 90 years.

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    Gasworld US Edition, Vol 57, No 06 (June)

    This striking image is the deadly Zika virus. The atomic level structure was determined by cryo- EM. This month, we look at the 66 potential and growth of cryo-EM as well as cryotherapy and find out how some distributors are adapting to the life sciences market.