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2010-03-10 14:47:00

BOSTON, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Canada and Boston University's Culinary Arts School will co-host Feast Your Senses, a demonstration of non-traditional lobster and mussel recipes for top New England chefs as part of the Atlantic provinces participation in the 2010 International Boston Seafood Show, March 14-16.

2010-02-16 08:00:00


2010-01-13 11:35:00

The 1-888-606-1688 "helpline" will connect callers with Boston University licensed physical therapists NEW YORK, Jan.

2010-01-06 12:55:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Jenny Craig, Inc., one of the nation's leading authorities on weight management, announced today Jason Alexander as the newest Jenny Craig celebrity client and spokesperson.

2009-12-30 08:00:00

Regularly consuming super-sized portions of high-calorie fast food, such as fried chicken, may dramatically increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

2009-12-20 13:15:00

Boston University biomedical engineers have devised a method for making future genome sequencing faster and cheaper by dramatically reducing the amount of DNA required, thus eliminating the expensive, time-consuming and error-prone step of DNA amplification.

2009-11-10 13:50:00

Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars are benefiting from powerful scans that allow doctors to see just how the brain changes in soldiers with post-traumatic stress disorder and concussion-like brain injuries.

2009-10-27 07:49:38

New technique for "seeing" how proteins interact is a potential game changer.

2009-10-22 14:27:58

Scientists who study RNA have faced a formidable roadblock: trying to examine RNA's movements in a living cell when they can't see the RNA.

2009-09-21 08:00:00

BOSTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robert K.

Word of the Day
  • The relation of a son or daughter to a parent: the correlative of paternity.
  • The establishment of a filial relation, specifically by adoption.
  • In law, the judicial determination of the paternity of a child, especially of a bastard; affiliation.
The word 'filiation' comes from a Latin word meaning 'legal right of a son'.