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Image 1 - Army Researcher Develops Way To Extend Vaccine Shelf Life
2012-04-23 04:13:07

An Army medical researcher has reportedly developed a potential vaccine carrier he believes will extend the shelf life of essential vaccines, allowing for stockpiles of them to be created and shortages of these critical treatments to be avoided, the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) said in a statement Sunday. The findings, which were presented Sunday afternoon at the Experimental Biology 2012 meeting, were discovered by U.S. Army Major Jean M. Muderhwa....

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2009-10-27 12:10:16

Paintings and gilt surfaces can be effectively and gently restored with water-based microemulsions In the past, restoration of paintings and other old artwork often involved application of acrylic resins to consolidate and protect them. One of the most important tasks for modern restorers is thus to remove these layers, because it turns out that acrylic resins not only drastically change the optics of the treated artwork, but in many cases they accelerate their degradation. Italian...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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