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2010-10-28 21:11:05

The 2005 ethics rules that govern relationships between researchers within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other industrial companies have significantly reduced the prevalence of such collaborations without affecting standard measures of research productivity.

2010-10-21 10:24:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Posse Atlanta will host its second annual fundraiser 'The Power of 10' on Thursday, October 21, 2010, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Capital City Club-Brookhaven in Atlanta.

2010-07-16 13:34:27

As the current global economic crisis drives up the demand for mental health care services, cash-strapped agencies are slashing mental health budgets.

2010-07-02 19:54:28

What if we could understand why cancer develops?

2010-05-18 07:52:48

Medicalization of human problems is a growth industry -- but what does it cost?

2010-05-13 09:25:38

First large-scale formal quantitative test confirms Darwin's theory of universal common ancestry.

2010-03-17 16:32:42

Nature study reports that the molecular basis of detecting tissue-damaging chemicals goes back more 500 million years

2010-03-04 08:35:00

Despite the loss of the Democrats' supermajority necessary to pass comprehensive national healthcare reform, new federal legislation is needed to promote greater efficiency in the medical delivery system.

2010-02-18 12:55:00

Life’s smallest motor, a protein that shuttles cargo within cells and helps cells divide, does so by rocking up and down like a seesaw.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.