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2012-07-12 23:01:40

Great Ormond Street Hospital and Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital to Benefit London, UK (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 A 56-year-old Hertfordshire man has

2012-04-21 23:02:21

Paul Lynch one of the UK’s leading internet entrepreneurs has created a charitable foundation to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital.

2011-07-26 06:16:00

LONDON, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Ormond Street Hospital has announced that a team led by scientists at its research partner, UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH), funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and AVI BioPharma, have made an important breakthrough in the development of a treatment for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). Together with the MDEX Consortium, chaired by the ICH's Professor Francesco Muntoni, the group showed that a gene based drug...

2011-04-11 10:32:00

LONDON, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- London's energy and trading community came together under the Platts "big top" at week's end in support of WellChild at the circus-themed, black-tie Energy Dinner held on 7 April.

2011-03-29 14:20:00

LONDON, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Ormond Street Hospital has announced it will be holding another Charity Gala as part of its Theatres for Theatres Appeal.

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2010-03-21 07:10:00

British Italian doctors said they have carried out groundbreaking surgery to help rebuild the windpipe of a 10-year-old boy by using stem cells developed from his own body.

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2008-12-29 13:02:54

Surgeons in the UK have performed an operation on a baby using glue to reduce the size of the child’s brain tumor, making it the youngest child ever to undergo such an operation.


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bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.