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2010-09-15 06:00:00

GUILFORD, Conn., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Ion Torrent today announced that the deadline for the Ion Personal Genome Machine (PGM(TM)) Sequencer Grant Program in Europe has been extended to Nov. 22 to give more scientists the opportunity to win a DNA sequencer for their own labs. To apply, researchers need only write a few hundred words describing their proposed experiment. The two scientists whose proposals best take advantage of the Ion PGM sequencer's speed, throughput and low cost will...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'