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Robert Edwards, Father Of IVF, Dies At 87
2013-04-10 19:47:49

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Robert Edwards, the scientist known as the father of in-vitro fertilization, died at the age of 87 on Wednesday. Edwards won the Nobel Prize in medicine for his achievement in pioneering the development of "test tube babies" for couples who were unable to conceive naturally. Under the IVF process, an egg is fertilized by sperm outside of the body in a test tube. Roberts, or "Bob" as he was known to his friends, began working...

2011-03-24 11:38:00

NAPLES, Fla., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Bob Edwards, Managing Director-Investments of the Moran Edwards Asset Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors has been recognized by Barron's magazine as one of the top two financial advisors in Southwest Florida. The list was part of a state-by-state ranking of the Top 1,000 Advisors in the United States. A financial advisor for over 28 years, Edwards has earned numerous national and local recognitions...

2010-11-10 07:00:00

NAPLES, Fla., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bob Edwards, Managing Director-Investments and a Senior PIM Portfolio Manager for Moran Edwards Asset Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, has been named to the Naples Philharmonic/Patty and Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art's Board of Directors. Edwards pursues an active interest in the arts and serves nationally on the boards of Sculpture magazine (Washington, DC) and The International Sculpture Center (Princeton, NJ) as well as several...

2009-10-12 12:09:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SIRIUS XM Radio (Nasdaq: SIRI) today announced that this month award-winning broadcaster Bob Edwards marks his fifth year hosting The Bob Edwards Show, the flagship program on XM Public Radio. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080819/NYTU044LOGO ) The Bob Edwards Show is an original weekday morning program featuring documentaries and interviews with newsmakers, political figures, journalists, writers, scholars, entertainers...

2005-06-07 18:15:27

NEW YORK -- Audible Inc. (ADBL) and XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. (XMSR) on Tuesday said they will co-launch a new portable device capable of playing XM's satellite radio service and content from Audible, a seller of downloadable audio versions of books, newspapers and other printed matter. The handheld devices will be able to receive XM's roughly 150 digital radio channels, as well as store Audible's audio programs from broadcasters and publishers of newspapers, magazine and audio books,...

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