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2014-07-10 23:12:26

14,000-Square Foot Crimson Commons Project Completed in Just 3 Months Provides High-Profile Executive Dining Solution Naperville, IL (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Kitchens To Go, an industry leader in modular kitchen solutions, announced that construction of Crimson Commons, an interim Executive Education dining facility at the Harvard Business School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, has been completed in just three months. The 14,000-square foot project will provide a state of the art kitchen/dining...

2014-07-09 16:26:46

Case featuring success of Access Health CT will be taught as part of curriculum at Harvard Business School and Harvard School of Public Health SOUTHPORT, Conn., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The launch of Access Health CT, Connecticut's official health insurance marketplace (also known as the Exchange), is the subject of an upcoming marketing case study authored by Harvard Business School professor John A. Quelch for use at both Harvard Business School (HBS) and Harvard School of...

2014-07-03 23:04:24

VeoMed and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, are proud to offer the inaugural live broadcast of Harvard Medical School’s Intensive Review of Internal Medicine (IRIM) course (July 13th- July 20th) for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 For the first time ever, physicians will be able to watch the Harvard IRIM course live online from their computer, tablet, or smart phone anywhere in the world. The Harvard IRIM course is...

2014-06-28 23:03:06

Cyndy Locke, Director of College Counseling for Oaks Christian Online high school, attends conference held jointly by Harvard University and the College Board. Westlake Village, CA (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 Cyndy Locke, Director of College Counseling for Oaks Christian Online (OCO) High School, represents the online high school's college-preparatory program at the Harvard Summer Institute on College Admission, held June 22-27 this year. The institute is an annual program organized jointly...

2014-06-22 23:03:05

A filtered fume hood is added to Harvard University's physics laboratory. Rowley, MA (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Once again, Erlab solves a challenging problem by providing a safe, versatile, easy to install, and powerful filtered fume hood using GreenFumeHood Technology. Harvard University’s Lyman Laboratory of Physics required an additional fume hood. The common option is a traditional ducted fume hood. This posed a challenge because the lab is located on the bottom floor of an...

2014-06-19 08:20:59

CANNES, France, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrated Astrophysicist, former NASA Advisory Council member, and New York Times best-selling author Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, is to deliver the fourth annual Ogilvy & Mather Inspire lecture at this year's Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity today in Cannes at 2.00 p.m.. Exploring the pervasive curiosity that motivates all truly creative people to explore new ideas, Dr. Tyson will examine the drivers of creative thinking across...

2014-06-11 04:20:39

- Developed in Partnership with Harvard University Research Team AMSTERDAM, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mondelez International, the world's largest chocolate company, today shared new plans to achieve third-party verification for its $400 million Cocoa Life program. The approach will measure the impact of Cocoa Life on farmers and their communities and progress towards the program's objective--creating thriving cocoa communities. Mondelez International has partnered with Harvard University...

light and stem cells repair teeth
2014-05-29 10:12:00

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers led by a team from Harvard University have successfully used a low-power laser to stimulate stem cell differentiation within the body, according to a study published on Wednesday by Science Translational Medicine. [ Watch the Video: What Are Stem Cells? ] The study team used a laser to stimulate dental stem cells and cause them to form dentin – the hard tissue that makes up the majority of a tooth. The study was also...

2014-05-28 16:29:26

Harvard, Texas A&M and University of Phoenix receive top marks in new CollegeAtlas.org study on influence and engagement in social media SALT LAKE CITY, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CollegeAtlas.org, the encyclopedia of higher education, today announced the release of new rankings that evaluate the social media efforts of major U.S. colleges and universities. The results of the rankings were surprising in their diversity, featuring a robust mix of public, private and online institutions....

2014-05-21 08:29:24

Opening heralds Broad's second decade and commitment to Kendall Square CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard today celebrates the opening of a 375,000-square-foot research building at 75 Ames Street in Cambridge's Kendall Square. Mayor of Cambridge David Maher, as well as city and state representatives, will attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony with Broad Institute officials and board members....


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OncoMouse
2013-10-02 09:29:43

The OncoMouse or Harvard Mouse is a type of laboratory mouse that has been genetically modified utilizing modification designed by Philip Leder and Timothy A. Stewart, of Harvard University, to carry a certain gene called an activated oncogene. The activated oncogene considerably increases the mouse’s vulnerability to cancer, therefore making the mouse suitable for cancer research. The rights to the invention were owned by DuPont until recently. The USPTO found that the patent expired in...

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  • A spider.
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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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