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2013-03-05 23:03:48

Qustodio, a leading parental control software start-up, announced that it has successfully closed a $1 million seed round of funding. Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 Qustodio, a leading parental control software start-up, announced that it has successfully closed a $1 million seed round of funding. Although the company has been around for less than a year, Qustodio already has a fully operational product that is downloadable for Windows and Android, with a Mac version coming at the...

2013-02-27 23:01:21

Serving as a prequel to Dr. Suzanne M. Miller´s global best-selling ℠The Medical School Admissions Guide´, ℠How to be Pre-Med: A Harvard MD´s Medical School Preparation Guide for Students and Parents´ describes the pre-med route from start to finish using Dr. Miller´s Six Buckets model. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 27, 2013 The pre-med journey is easily the most competitive academic path in the U.S. Millions of undergraduate students start out as...

Computer Tablet Application Developed That Could Rapidly Assess Neuromuscular Performance At The Bedside
2013-02-07 16:49:31

Wyss Institute at Harvard [ Watch The Video ] Doctors routinely track their patients' hand-eye coordination to monitor any neuromuscular deficits, particularly as patients age or when they are injured -- but the tests they have been using to track this kind of information may be subjective and qualitative. Researchers at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston (BIDMC),...

Scientists Use Sophisticated Modeling And Biotechnology To Weaken Cells By Fouling Their Metabolic Machinery
2013-02-04 11:19:01

Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard A team of scientists just won a battle in the war against antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" -- and only time will tell if their feat is akin to the bacterial "Battle of Gettysburg" that turns the tide toward victory. They won this particular battle, or at least gained some critical intelligence, not by designing a new antibiotic, but by interfering with the metabolism of the bacterial "bugs" — E. coli in this case...

2013-01-19 23:04:30

LipoSite credits Harvard Medical School Special Report, "Exercise: A Program You Can Live With" as providing the motivation to help get consumers moving in 2013 with ℠New Year New You´. Park City, UT (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 Harvard Medical School Special Report, "Exercise: A Program You Can Live With" says, “The answer is regular exercise. The question is: ℠What can improve your mood, boost your ability to fend off infection, and lower your risk for heart disease,...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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