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Unprecedented international consortium -- including the University of Maryland School of Medicine and NIH -- now assembled to accelerate collaborative multi-site trials of candidate Ebola vaccine
Computer Frontiers, Inc. (CFI) is a certified, women-owned technology company headquartered in Frederick, Maryland, with affiliate companies located throughout Africa.
Luxottica, Essilor, DHL and other industry leaders unite to provide services and expertise to equip and empower Gambians with local infrastructure to provide vision care access for entire country by
Futty Danso, Portland Timbers Defender, and Avamere Rehabilitation of Oregon City will host a benefit on behalf of The Brikama Society on February 20, 2014 from 5 PM to 7 PM.
MobileRecharge.com announces new top up operators for international recharges to Gambia, Indonesia and the USA. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) November 02, 2013
Satellites are being used to promote agriculture in one of the world’s poorest countries. Named after the river that traverses the country from east to west, The Gambia is the smallest nation on mainland Africa.
In many places around the world, people are living longer and are having fewer children. But that's not all. A study of people living in rural Gambia shows that this modern-day "demographic transition" may lead women to be taller and slimmer, too.
Researchmoz Announced new Market Research Reports on “Insurance Industry in Sierra Leone, Malawi, Bolivia, Fiji, Isle of Man, Cape Verde, El Salvador, Gambia, Tanzania” to its vast database.
Tourists who have visited a malaria-infected country and are over the age of 65 are almost 10 times more likely to die from the disease than those who are aged 18-35.
The African manatee (Trichechus senegalensis) is thought to be similar to the West Indian manatee. Its other common names include the seacow and the West African manatee. It is native to Africa, specifically Senegal to Angola and West Africa. Its range also includes Mali, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Ghana, among other regions. They can live in many water habitats including freshwater, oceans, brackish water, and lagoons. However, they will not live anywhere with a temperature...
The Saddle-billed Stork, Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis, also known as the Jabiru Stork, is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It is a widespread species which breeds in sub-Saharan Africa from Sudan, Ethiopia and Kenya south to South Africa as well as the Gambia, Senegal, CÃ´te d'Ivoire and Chad in West Africa. It breeds in marshy wetlands in tropical lowland. The Saddle-billed Stork is generally 59 inches tall and has a wingspan of about 106 inches. Females are...
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.