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2014-07-21 12:21:01

EAGAN, Minn., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transport America announces the addition of two new leaders: Kelly Polk, VP of Team Division and Michael Spencer, VP of SE Regional Division. Prior to joining Transport America, Kelly Polk was employed by Schneider National for 27 years in various capacities in Operations, Process Improvement, Associate Relations, and most recently as Director of Operations, Port Logistics. Kelly's educational background is in Business Management and...

2011-07-12 12:50:54

Research provides opportunity for identifying genes linked to autism Siblings of people with autism show a similar pattern of brain activity to that seen in people with autism when looking at emotional facial expressions. The University of Cambridge researchers identified the reduced activity in a part of the brain associated with empathy and argue it may be a 'biomarker' for a familial risk of autism. Dr Michael Spencer, who led the study from the University's Autism Research Centre, said:...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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