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Possible Link To Glaucoma In Newly Discovered Eye Layer
2014-02-17 12:48:20

University of Nottingham A new layer in the human cornea — discovered by researchers at The University of Nottingham last year — plays a vital role in the structure of the tissue that controls the flow of fluid from the eye, research has shown. The findings, published in a paper in the British Journal of Ophthalmology, could shed new light on glaucoma, a devastating disease caused by defective drainage of fluid from the eye and the world's second leading cause of blindness. The...

2014-02-16 23:01:38

Professor Daryl Lim will host a book signing Feb. 20 at John Marshall. (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 Professor Daryl Lim will host a book signing Feb. 20 at John Marshall. Anticompetitive concerns continue to plague industries including cable, smartphones, pharma and biotech. Amid those concerns, a new book by Professor Daryl Lim of The John Marshall Law School sheds fresh light on the role of “patent misuse” in innovation and competition. “Both innovation and competition take place in...

2014-02-16 23:00:55

New findings on why skeletal muscle stem cells stop dividing and renewing muscle mass during aging points up a unique therapeutic opportunity for managing muscle-wasting conditions in humans, says a new University of Colorado Boulder study. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 New findings on why skeletal muscle stem cells stop dividing and renewing muscle mass during aging points up a unique therapeutic opportunity for managing muscle-wasting conditions in humans, says a new University...

Ancient British Diets Traced By Archaeologists And Chemists
2014-02-13 14:40:11

University of Bristol The change by our ancestors from hunter-gathers to farmers is one of the most intensively researched aspects of archaeology. Now a large-scale investigation of British archaeological sites dating from around 4,600 BC to 1,400 AD has examined millions of fragments of bone and analyzed over 1,000 cooking pots. The team, led by Professor Richard Evershed of the University of Bristol's School of Chemistry, developed new techniques in an effort to identify fish oils in...

America's Short-Lived Clovis People Genetically Mapped For First Time
2014-02-13 07:42:26

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Clovis people lived in America around 13,000 years ago. They hunted mammoth, mastodons and giant bison with big spears. Though they were not the first humans in America, they did represent the first humans with a wide expansion on the North American continent. That is, until the culture mysteriously disappeared only a few hundred years after it emerged. Who the Clovis people were, and what present day humans they are related to...

2014-02-12 23:20:54

Prominent Florida business leaders bring industry knowledge and skills to the Florida Manufacturing Extension Partnership (Florida MEP) Board. Celebration, Florida (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 The Florida Manufacturing Extension Partnership (Florida MEP) is proud to announce the addition of two prominent business leaders to its board of directors. Professor W. Kinzy Jones and Paul Secor bring a wealth of industry knowledge to Florida MEP, a non-profit organization helping manufacturers gain...

2014-02-11 23:26:49

Former professor, who has built a reputation as one of the most effective mediation professionals in Florida, announced move as part of effort to attract more online clients. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Dr. G. Douglas Lunsford, well known in the alternative dispute resolution (ADR) community for being one of the most talented public speakers and overall communicators in the field, has announced his membership in one of the nation’s most popular online mediation network,...

2014-02-10 23:25:51

OMICS Group journal- Cellular and Molecular Biology is now supported by 22 Nobel Laureates Henderson, Nevada (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 OMICS Group International, a leading open-access publisher and a world class scientific International Conference organizer is proud to announce that 22 Nobel Laureates are now supporting the journal of Cellular and Molecular Biology. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Biology, a 60 year old journal, was acquired by OMICS Group in October and a...

2014-02-10 23:23:55

Multivariable Calculus online help is now available at Educator.com. This course is in addition to 80+ subjects already available for high school, college, test prep, and professional subjects. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Beautiful, powerful, and intricate, Multivariable Calculus is the profound extension of basic Calculus that takes you through different dimensions. Though a very sophisticated math, Educator.com's Professor Raffi Hovasapian's goal is to make...

2014-02-07 23:23:14

Professor Haas brings more than 26 years of legal and business experience to the position, and has served on the Board of American Independence Funds since 2005. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 American Independence Funds Trust and American Independence Funds Trust II (“American Independence Funds”) are pleased to announce that Professor Jeffrey J. Haas has been unanimously elected as Chairman of the Board of Trustees. Professor Haas brings more than 26 years of legal and...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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