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2010-05-03 09:10:00

WASHINGTON, May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In what two consumer groups today praised as a victory for open scientific inquiry, the U.S.

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2010-03-31 05:55:15

A federal judge has invalidated patents on two genes that are believed to play a role in breast cancer, ruling that they were natural and not the product of human effort.


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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