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2009-09-29 06:50:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009-08-26 12:55:00

The century-old challenge of transporting acetylene may have been solved in principle by a team of scientists working at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

2009-06-17 12:50:00

New research shows that the anti-cancer properties of carrots are more potent if the vegetable is not cut up before cooking.

2009-05-31 09:25:00

The mixture of two anti-cancer medications, along with chemotherapy, can gradually halt advanced non-small cell lung cancer, says a new study released on Saturday.

2008-11-07 12:00:23

Genentech, a biotechnology company, and OSI Pharmaceuticals, have announced that a global Phase III study has met its primary endpoint and showed that Tarceva significantly extended the time patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer lived without their cancer getting worse when given immediately following initial treatment with platinum-based chemotherapy, compared to placebo.

2008-10-23 15:00:28

U.S. scientists say an early trial of a multi-kinase inhibitor has shown impressive tumor shrinkage in patients with a hard-to-treat form of thyroid cancer. Assistant Professor Pasi Janne of Harvard University Medical School and Professor Steven Sherman of the M.D.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.