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New Genetic Causes Of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Discovered
2013-03-04 05:00:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A coalition of 18 different research organizations has identified seven new genetic regions associated with an eye disorder that is a common cause of blindness in older individuals, according to a study published online Sunday in the journal Nature Genetics. The AMD Gene Consortium study also confirmed that 12 regions of the human genome (also known as loci) previously identified by scientists were also associated with age-related...

2013-02-02 23:02:47

[178 Pages Report] Micro Servers Market report categorizes the global market on the basis of applications (Cloud Computing, Media Storage, Data Centers), processor type (AMD, Intel & Arm), Components (Hardware, Software & Operating System) & by geography. (PRWEB) February 02, 2013 According to a new market research report, “Global Micro Servers Market (2013 - 2018), By Processor Type (Intel, Arm, AMD), Component (Hardware, Software, Operating System), Application (Media...

Aspirin Use Linked To Elderly Vision Loss
2013-01-22 04:57:38

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scientists from the University of Sydney, Australia recently found that there is a relationship between regular aspirin use and elevated risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). In particular, aspirin is a commonly used medication that has been used to help prevent cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks and ischemic stroke. Regular aspirin use has been stated as use at least once or more during the week. AMD, on the...

AMD Sues Former VP For Copying Confidential Documents
2013-01-16 10:18:34

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Last summer, Bob Feldstein, the vice president of strategic development for Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) decided to switch sides and work for rival chip makers NVIDIA. At the time, AMD had said that Feldstein left on “amicable” terms, having just signed deals with Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony to use AMD chips in their next-generation gaming consoles. However, AMD doesn´t appear to be feeling so amicable...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.