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2010-09-22 18:37:00

LIEGE, Belgium, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Diagenode announced today that it has released two additional 5-hmC antibodies to complement its original 5-hmC (rat) monoclonal antibody. The two new 5-hmC monoclonal antibody (mouse) and polyclonal antibody (rabbit) antibodies give researchers additional choices for enriching and analyzing 5-hmC in their methylation studies. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100922/NY69887 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100922/NY69887 )...

2010-06-08 10:12:50

A new robotic telescope has had first light at ESO's La Silla Observatory, in Chile. TRAPPIST (TRAnsiting Planets and PlanetesImals Small Telescope) is devoted to the study of planetary systems through two approaches: the detection and characterization of planets located outside the Solar System (exoplanets) and the study of comets orbiting around the Sun. The 60-cm telescope is operated from a control room in Lige, Belgium, 12 000 km away. "The two themes of the TRAPPIST project are...

2009-09-10 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 18th, Santiago Calatrava will unveil one of his most ambitious architectural projects to date; the Liege-Guillemins TGV Railway Station in Belgium. Designed by Calatrava to meet the demands of high-speed travel, the station will bring new life into the industrial city of Liege, while positioning it as the epicenter of the North European High-Speed Network To celebrate the grand opening, Calatrava will attend a series of inaugural...

2008-06-24 12:02:17

By de Seny, Dominique Fillet, Marianne; Ribbens, Clio; Maree, Raphael; Meuwis, Marie-Alice; Lutteri, Laurence; Chapelle, Jean-Paul; Wehenkel, Louis; Louis, Edouard; Merville, Marie-Paule; Malaise, Michel BACKGROUND: SELDI-TOF mass spectrometry (MS) is a high- throughput proteomic approach with potential for identifying novel forms of serum biomarkers of arthritis. METHODS: We used SELDI-TOF MS to analyze serum samples from patients with various forms of inflammatory arthritis. Several...

2006-06-28 12:31:27

By Jan Vermeylen LIEGE, Belgium (Reuters) - Belgian police found the bodies of two missing girls on Wednesday, reviving painful memories of the Marc Dutroux paedophile killings a decade ago. Public prosecutors in the eastern city Liege confirmed that two bodies found in a drainage system by a railway line were those of Stacy Lemmens, aged 7, and Nathalie Mahy, 10, but said it was too early to say if they had been murdered. "This morning at about 11 am (0900 GMT), we found the body...

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