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New Hope For Male Birth Control Pill
2012-08-17 07:22:08

There are many contraception options for women, but until now, there has not been much done in the area of contraceptives for males.

2012-02-15 10:30:13

The most deadly form of "ovarian" cancer arises in the fallopian tubes – not the ovaries – of knockout mice that lack two genes associated with the disease.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.