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2010-04-20 13:38:14

A new study shows that when it comes to networks of protein fibers, individual fibers play a substantial role in effectively strengthening an entire network of fibers.

2010-04-20 08:00:00

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Depot and Arsenal Executive Leadership Program (DAELP) is an executive development program for commanders and senior civilian leaders primarily serving within the United States Army's Depot and Arsenal facilities.

2010-02-08 08:00:00

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for Defense and Business (IDB) will be hosting the third offering of its Life Cycle Executive Leadership Program (LCELP) March 7-12 in Chapel Hill, NC.

2010-02-02 10:53:24

The research, published online Jan. 31, 2010, in the journal Nature Genetics, presents the first high-resolution atlas of these regulatory elements in the most studied cell type for treatment and prevention of type II diabetes.

2010-01-04 10:56:54

Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have discovered that a single atom – a calcium, in fact – can control how bacteria walk.

2009-11-11 08:00:00

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for Defense and Business (IDB) is pleased to host the second offering of its Life Cycle Executive Leadership Program (LCELP) to be held December 6-11 on the campus of Duke University in Durham, NC.

2009-10-22 17:12:00

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Cempra Pharmaceuticals today announced its schedule of oral and poster presentations at the Infectious Disease Society of America, 47th Annual Meeting, in Philadelphia on Oct. 29 to Nov.

2009-09-03 08:45:16

Giving insecticide-treated bed nets to nearly 18,000 mothers at prenatal clinics in the Democratic Republic of Congo prevented an estimated 414 infant deaths from malaria, a study by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researchers concludes.

Word of the Day
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.