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2013-08-13 23:26:53

The “Let’s Kick This” Charity Soccer Tournament, on August 24, 2013, will benefit Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 On August 13, “Let’s Kick This” invites the Tri-State community to sign up and participate in its inaugural “Let’s Kick This Charity Soccer Tournament” on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at Chelsea Waterside Park (W 23rd Street & 11th Avenue) for the benefit of...

2013-08-12 23:17:43

The Barn Bash for Brain Cancer Research is celebrating Megan Patton’s 16 year battle with brain cancer. Proceeds benefit the patient advocacy organization The Chris Elliott Fund. West Linn, OR (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 The inaugural Barn Bash for Brain Cancer Research will take place at Long Road Farm in West Linn Oregon. Tickets cost $50 and the 21 and over event will feature endless buffet by Joe’s Burgers, music, dancing, and a no host bar. The event will celebrate the life of brain...

2013-08-08 23:23:31

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, announces a $30,000 grant being awarded to Camp Jinka, a summer program for children and teens whose lives have been impacted by brain tumors. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 On August 8, Voices Against Brain Cancer (VABC), an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, announces their donation of a $30,000 grant to Camp Jinka, a summer program for kids and teens whose...

2013-08-06 23:29:05

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on a new vaccine study beginning at North Shore-LIJ ‘s Brain Tumor Center. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 On August 6, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on a new vaccine study beginning at North Shore-LIJ’s Brain Tumor Center. According to an August 1, 2013 article published on The Island Now, titled, “Brain...

2013-07-29 23:19:50

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, discusses a new approach for studying glioblastoma multiforme, one of the most common and aggressive forms of brain cancer. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 On July 29, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, discusses a new approach for studying human glioblastoma multiforme, one of the most common and aggressive forms of brain cancer....

2013-07-26 23:17:19

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends Kristin McQueen for competing in a number of Ironman competitions and marathons despite her ten-year battle with brain cancer. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 On July 26, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends brain cancer patient, Kristin McQueen, for continuing to compete in Ironman triathlons despite illness....

2013-07-23 23:23:08

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends Jack Hoffman for being awarded Best Moment of the Year at this year’s ESPY Awards. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 On July 23, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends seven year-old brain cancer patient Jack Hoffman for being awarded Best Moment of the Year at this year’s ESPY Awards. According to a July 18, 2013...

2013-07-19 23:17:03

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on the discovery of a Nano drug that may aid in treatment of brain tumors. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 On July 19, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on the discovery of a Nano drug, SapC-DOPS, that may aid in treating brain tumors. According to a July 17, 2013 article published on MedicalXpress.com entitled...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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