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GCX Corp. Launches German-Language Website
GCX Corp. is reaching out
to Germans with a version of
its website at www.gcx.com.
(continued from page 39) The site, which mirrors the cur-
rent U.S. version, was trans-
and case studies that illustrate the steps involved in acquiring a business in China, lated into German by a team
while the second book focuses on the legal framework and structuring of a joint of consultants who speak the
venture in the country. language and were tasked
Source: Thomson Reuters (www.thomsonreuters.com) with ensuring that all termi-
nology expressed its intended
meaning. GCX developed the
site to build better customer
relationships by providing a
Springer Opens tool for industry partners in Europe.
Source: GCX Corp. (www.gcx.com)
Portal to Researchers Begell House
S pringer Science+Business Media is strengthening the global stem cell
community one researcher at a time.
With the recent launch of www.stemcellgateway.net, Springer becomes a
front-runner in the research community, creating a portal that focuses on stem THERMOPEDIA
cell research and collaboration. The free portal now pulls in published peer- Begell House Publishers
reviewed content from Springer’s key Stem Cell Reviews and Reports (SCRR) released THERMOPEDIA, a
journal and Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine book series. To keep web-based research tool for
researchers apprised of real-time updates in the field, the portal also adds au- those working in the fields of
thoritative newsfeeds, such as Cell Therapy News and Medical News Today, heat and mass transfer, fluid flow, and thermodynamics. Featuring video demon-
and a list of conferences, meetings, and seminars with links to the respective strations and animated 3D Max images that illustrate specific concepts, the product
sites. Springer bills the portal as a way of “disseminating knowledge for the is designed to enhance the classroom experience for faculty members and students.
global stem cell research community.” It also includes several features to help users easily navigate content, including for-
ward and backward links, an A–Z index, and a search engine that provides a view of
the entire literature database via a Map feature.
Source: Begell House Publishers (www.begellhouse.com)
ThomasNet Helping Companies Go Green
ThomasNet launched a section of its Industrial NewsRoom that helps customers