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2013-02-09 23:03:12

Surviving Mesothelioma reports that doctors are testing a new type of virotherapy for mesothelioma designed to be delivered directly into the space between the lungs and the pleural lining.

2009-04-03 11:15:00

HOUSTON, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The merger of Noble Denton and Germanischer Lloyd forms a fully integrated technical assurance and consulting company to serve the worldwide energy industries.

2007-11-12 21:00:07

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In its Oct. 15 issue, Cancer Research, published a peer-reviewed article from Genelux Corporation describing successful eradication of human breast cancer tumors in animals using GL-ONC1, a novel oncolytic virus developed by Genelux scientists.

2005-11-30 18:01:06

A team of French and Swiss astronomers have discovered one of the lightest exoplanets ever found using the HARPS instrument on ESO's 3.6-m telescope at La Silla (Chile). The new planet orbits a star belonging to the class of red dwarfs. As these stars are very common, this discovery proves crucial in the census of other planetary systems.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.