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2011-08-08 09:20:00

Psychologist reports on research about effects of bullying in high schools.

2011-08-03 02:00:00

ITHACA, N.Y., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroGen Systems, Inc. (www.microgensystems.com) based at the Cornell Business and Technology Park in Ithaca, NY, has retained well-known Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) executive Didier Lacroix as strategic advisor to the company.

2011-07-29 14:42:29

The ability to tag proteins with a green fluorescent light to watch how they behave inside cells so revolutionized the understanding of protein biology that it earned the scientific teams who developed the technique Nobel Prizes in 2008.

2011-07-07 00:06:36

It's like a Brownie camera for the digital age: The microscopic device fits on the head of a pin, contains no lenses or moving parts, costs pennies to make – and this Cornell-developed camera could revolutionize an array of science from surgery to robotics.

2011-06-28 07:00:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Anthony Cornell, an employee of Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina, has won the Undercover Boss Employee of the Season grand prize of $5,000 on CBS.com.

2011-06-15 06:23:41

New medical technology is showing that Cornell dots may be a potential cancer diagnostic tool.

2011-06-13 15:58:53

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first clinical trial in humans of a new technology: Cornell Dots, brightly glowing nanoparticles that can light up cancer cells in PET-optical imaging.

2011-05-27 10:58:00

MONTE CARLO, Monaco, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Edmiston & Company, a global leader in the sale, charter, and management of super and mega yachts, announced today that Mark Cornell has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.

2011-05-18 13:31:33

Victims of third-degree burns and other traumatic injuries endure pain, disfigurement, invasive surgeries and a long time waiting for skin to grow back.

2011-05-18 00:01:31

Veloxum President, Kevin Cornell, promotes two top execs: Chris Cicchetti named Vice President of Marketing in charge of Veloxum’s global branding and marketing and Casey Swan as Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Scotts Valley, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 Veloxum™ Corporation, a performance management company, today announced that Chris Cicchetti has been promoted to Vice President of Marketing in charge of Veloxum’s global branding and marketing, and that Casey Swan has...

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.