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proof of concept

The evidence that a product, technology or an information system is viable and capable of solving an organization's particular problem. A proof of concept is often developed for new products that have not yet come to market. See proof-of-concept virus.
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Nabi plans to initiate the Phase II proof-of-concept study for Civacir in the send half of 2006.
The Rugrat author uses the name Roy G Biv and is known to have been responsible for several other proof-of-concept viruses.
In a proof-of-concept experiment, the researchers applied KL clustering to genetic data from the Onto-Express database of the Wayne State University Intelligent Systems and Bioinformatics Laboratory.
But the proof-of-concept trial suggests that when more is known, intermittent treatment might significantly reduce both cost and toxicity of antiretroviral therapy, and help to make it available in developing countries where cost is a major obstacle.
The iForce Ready Centers, located in Tokyo, Paris, and Menlo Park, California, assist Sun customers across all industries with everything from brainstorming the options for creating technological infrastructures, to quick proof-of-concept implementation, to actual pilot programs.
The successful delivery of the proof-of-concept shows our commitment to develop innovative technology that is compliant with GSM Association specifications designed to drive the market forward," said John Jiang, Roamware's Chief Technology Officer.
The initial successes shown by this groundbreaking proof-of-concept project has resulted in significant demand by both Local Authorities and solution providers in the UK for SIF expertise," said Peter O'Hagan of Serco Learning Solutions.
We intend to build significantly on this progress in 2007 with important advances in our pipeline of proprietary and partnered RNAi therapeutics, including human proof-of-concept data within the next 12 to 18 months," said John Maraganore, Ph.
This new Alnylam study represents an important step forward in the overall clinical development of ALN-RSV01, as it advances this program toward generation of proof-of-concept anti-viral activity data in man," said Akshay Vaishnaw, M.
During the proof-of-concept phase, the first fully automated SST transaction anywhere in the United States was recorded by a North Carolina-based home renovation supplier -- a purchase for $76.
COLOGNE, Germany -- muvee, the pioneer and leader in Instant Personal Video, has collaborated with NuCORE Technology, a developer of leading edge digital image processors, to deliver the first proof-of-concept of its automatic multimedia slideshow creation technology embedded in a CE device.
In conjunction with a recently announced Series A financing event led by Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation (MTDC), this funding will be used to help the company construct and operate a proof-of-concept facility in New Bedford, MA.