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2011-02-16 08:30:00

--Dr. Jordan Orange, Holder of Newly Endowed Chair at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Researches Immune Disorders-- PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia announced the establishment of the Jeffrey Modell Endowed Chair in Pediatric Immunology Research. A ceremony at the Hospital's Ruth and Tristram Colket, Jr. Translational Research Building recognized the first holder of the chair, pediatric immunologist Jordan S. Orange,...

2009-11-23 11:20:00

--Organization for 'Promoting Useful Knowledge' Honors Dr. Jordan Orange-- PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A pediatric immunologist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has received a prestigious annual award from the American Philosophical Society, an organization founded in 1743 by Benjamin Franklin. Jordan S. Orange, M.D., Ph.D., received the Society's Judson Daland Prize on Nov. 13 for his contributions to research and treatment of inherited immune deficiency...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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