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2013-10-17 23:29:14

Clinovo Supports Cancer Research in The Name of Peter Holthe on Friday October 18, 2013 at Poppy Ridge, CA (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Clinovo sponsors the Genentech Golf Club 2013 Fall Classic, the annual Golf Tournament held at the Poppy Ridge Golf Course in Livermore, CA, on Friday October 18, 2013. Through this sponsorship, Clinovo proudly supports cancer research in the name of Peter Holthe. This year marks the fourth annual Genentech Charity Golf Tournament to support the fight against...

Google Spinoff Seeks To Extend Human Lifespan
2013-09-19 08:21:31

[ Watch the Video: Google Has Its Sights Set On Your Lifespan ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google has launched an independent healthcare company to develop new technologies that fight age-related illnesses and extend the human lifespan. The new venture, dubbed Calico, will be run by former Genentech chief executive Arthur Levinson, who will also be an investor. “Illness and aging affect all our families... from the decreased mobility and mental...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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