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2011-02-23 08:51:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas, McNerney & Partners, LLC, a health care venture capital firm that invests in life science and medical technology companies, will be relocating its West Coast office from San Francisco to San Diego. Thomas, McNerney partner Pratik Shah, Ph.D. announced the move at BIOCOM's first global partnering conference being held in San Diego. "Southern California is home to many top-tier scientific and medical centers; it's long been a fertile...

2010-05-27 15:34:00

Bipartisan Bills Offer Crucial Pathway to Reducing American Oil Dependence WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electrification Coalition (EC) today praised the unveiling of bipartisan legislation in both the House and the Senate designed to advance the widescale deployment of electric vehicles and to develop the infrastructure needed to support them. The bills each propose a path forward in which geographic areas would compete to be selected as electrification "deployment...


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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