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2012-10-16 04:00:41

Matt McGuire, a pre-med undergraduate student majoring in biology at Cornell´s University´s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences has helped make a promising new discovery that may lead to the prevention of air-borne diseases including colds, flu, and ear infections. Working as a summer intern for biotech company, UV Technologies, Matt found human skin produces enough hydrogen peroxide to effectively kill bacteria through the process of photo-oxidation. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB)...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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