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2011-07-06 09:50:00

Aptalis CF Cycle for Life Tour Series Supports Lifesaving Cystic Fibrosis Research BETHESDA, Md., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation today announced that Aptalis Pharma will be the 2011 national title sponsor for its premier cycle series--Aptalis CF Cycle for Life. The event features one-day bike tours held in 46 U.S. cities throughout the summer and fall. Thousands of cyclists will come together to raise money to help find a cure for cystic fibrosis,...

2009-11-24 08:39:00

Warner Home Video and CVS/pharmacy to Donate Proceeds from Holiday DVD Sales BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced today that CVS/pharmacy and Warner Home Video will partner with the Foundation this holiday season to raise critical funds for cystic fibrosis through the sale of classic family movies. The videos will be sold exclusively at CVS/pharmacy. Five dollars of every video purchased will be donated by CVS/pharmacy and Warner...

2009-03-05 11:20:23

U.S. medical scientists involved in an international study say they've identified a gene that modifies lung disease severity in people with cystic fibrosis. Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center researchers said the research is the first published study to search the entire genome looking for genes that modify the severity of cystic fibrosis lung disease. Carl Langefeld, a study co-author and Wake Forest University School of Medicine researcher, said the findings might help in the...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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