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2013-12-02 23:02:04

MPLN acquires the Illumina MiSeqDx™ next generation sequencing system to expand its portfolio of molecular testing and clinical research services to support growing demand in personalized medicine Maryville, TN (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Molecular Pathology Laboratory Network, Inc. (MPLN) announced today that it has acquired the Illumina MiSeqDx™, currently the only next generation sequencing system approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). MPLN will be the first...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'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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