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2012-09-27 23:03:53

Mitch Vazquez, an enthusiastic philanthropic donor offers aid to the Advance Cancer Research philanthropy. He is an active benefactor helping number of regional causes in their act to make the world a better place for some underprivileged people. (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 Mitch Vazquez, an enthusiastic philanthropic donor offers aid to the Advance Cancer Research philanthropy. He is an active benefactor helping number of regional causes in their act to make the world a better place for...

2011-12-12 12:50:55

Research on the same protein that was a primary mediator of the birth defects caused by thalidomide now holds hope in the battle against multiple myeloma, says the study's senior investigator, Keith Stewart, M.B., Ch.B. of Mayo Clinic in Arizona. Dr. Stewart presented the results at the 53rd annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology in San Diego. The drug thalidomide achieved infamy in the early 1960s as the cause of severe birth defects after being given to pregnant mothers for...


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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