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2011-05-04 14:50:43

Britain's Prince Charles warned Wednesday that unsustainable farming methods are overtaxing nature and pushing the global food system into crisis.

2011-04-27 10:10:00

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrate like a royal! As Great Britain prepares to welcome a new member to its royal family, the Capital Breast Care Center's (CBCC) Young Professionals Advisory Council, will host "Prelude to a Royal Wedding" in celebration of the long-awaited union of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

2011-04-18 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Parents offered genetic testing to predict their risks of common, adult-onset health conditions say they would also test their children.

2011-03-03 00:00:27

Research finds more than two‐thirds of households in the country use the technology Cambridge, MA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 03, 2011 As the developed world begins its recovery from the global economic meltdown, the financial architecture in parts of the developing world is being rapidly transformed by a mobile payment system that enables people to deposit, send, and withdraw money with a push of a few buttons. Established in 2007, the sms-based service, known as M-PESA, has enabled Kenyans...

2011-02-24 14:28:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) today announced a new partnership to stimulate innovation in regulatory science, ethics, education, and training.

2011-02-10 13:00:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ariadne, a leader in bioinformatics software and knowledge integration, announces today that Georgetown University signed a site license for the use of Pathway Studio® software.

2011-01-11 09:00:00

School of Nursing & Health Studies to Offer Graduate-Level Nursing Specialties Online WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-12-13 10:20:00

In two separate studies, researchers at Georgetown University and the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have been able to create pancreatic cells and intestinal tissue from human stem cells, illustrating a pair of new uses for the potent, self-replicating building blocks.

2010-11-17 17:34:55

Researchers from Georgetown University Medical Center's departments of neuroscience, pharmacology, physiology, biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology, and the interdisciplinary program of neuroscience will present more than 50 research abstracts at the 40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience Nov. 13th through the 17th in San Diego.

2010-11-05 09:21:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International Reputation Management President, Nino Kader and Georgetown University Professor of Sociology Dr.

Word of the Day
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.