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2014-07-08 08:31:30

- Company's Scientific Advisory Board Will Be Comprised of a Diverse Range of Experts with an Emphasis on Nicotinamide Riboside - IRVINE, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChromaDex Corp. (OTCQB: CDXC), an innovative natural products company that provides proprietary ingredients and science-based solutions to the dietary supplement, food and beverage, animal health, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries, announced today it has appointed Nobel Laureate Roger Kornberg to Chair the...

2014-04-11 14:53:43

Candidates for a Nobel prize often have to wait more than 20 years to receive this highest of scientific accolades. According to a Correspondence by Santo Fortunato of Aalto University in Finland and colleagues, such nail-biting delays are becoming the norm — to the point that aspiring laureates may themselves have expired by the time the medal is due to be presented. Before 1940, Nobel prizes were awarded more than 20 years after the original discovery for only about 11%, 15% and 24%...

2014-03-13 23:26:47

World of Children® Award encourages humanitarian leaders to submit Nominations for their prestigious Awards program before April 1 at 11:59 pm PDT. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Only three weeks remain before Nominations for World of Children Award’s prestigious Awards program close on April 1. The much-coveted Awards have been dubbed the “Nobel Prize for Child Advocacy.” The annual Awards program honors the work of individuals who have made a significant impact in...

2014-03-05 00:21:07

BEIJING, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Beijing Nobel Prize Laureates Summit (NPLS) 2014 will debut from the 23(rd) to 24(th) of March in Bejing, China. The event approaches where five Nobel laureates, including Sir Richard Rich John Roberts, Eric Maskin, Jack William Szostak, Robert C. Merton, and Aaron Ciechnover, will be present, which is one of the major event in China as it remarks another achievement in China's advanced medical field. Dignitaries and representatives from...

2014-01-09 23:27:33

World of Children® Award encourages leaders of child-serving organizations to apply for 2014 Awards and receive grants of up to $50,000. (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 World of Children Award is now accepting Nominations for their prestigious annual Awards program, which honors and elevates heroes serving children around the world. Winners of the 2014 Awards will be flown to New York City and honored at an annual Awards Ceremony, and given up to $50,000 in grant funding. Nominations can be...

2013-12-18 23:19:39

King’s Ridge Christian School (KRCS) senior Grace Cagle has been selected to participate as a guest at the 2013 Nobel Prize Awards in Stockholm, Sweden as part of a student delegation with the National Society of High School Scholars. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 King’s Ridge Christian School (KRCS) senior Grace Cagle has been selected to participate as a guest at the 2013 Nobel Prize Awards in Stockholm, Sweden as part of a student delegation with the National Society of...

Zuckerberg Announces New Breakthrough Prize In Mathematics
2013-12-13 14:52:41

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Billionaires Mark Zuckerberg and Yuri Milner have created a new Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics worth $3 million. The Facebook founder and the big Internet investor helped create the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation earlier this year, which is being labeled as the Oscars of science. Each category winner for a Breakthrough Prize earns themselves bragging rights and $2 million more than the Nobel Prize’s $1 million....


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