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2008-09-25 12:00:43

Sequenom, a provider of genetic analysis products, has signed an agreement to acquire the Center for Molecular Medicine, a Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act certified clinical diagnostics laboratory based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Center for Molecular Medicine (CMM) is a joint venture between Spectrum Health, a not-for-profit health systems in Michigan, and the Van Andel Research Institute, an independent research institute with significant molecular biology expertise. Under the terms...


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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