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2007-09-17 09:00:43

Bioserve today bolstered its Global Repository(R) of tissue, DNA and serum samples with the announcement of a joint distribution deal with NeoCodex SL. Headquartered out of Seville, Spain, and dually focused on advancing biomarker discovery and maintaining operation of Europe's largest commercial biobank, the synergistic alliance now provides collaborators working with both companies, expanded access to human samples deemed critical in advancing medical research. Through this agreement,...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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