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2014-02-12 20:22:02

BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --A study describing the complete wiring diagram for the part of the nervous system that controls mating behavior in male roundworms was chosen as the most outstanding paper published in Science in the year June 2012 to May 2013. Scott Emmons, Ph.D. , senior author of the paper and professor of genetics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, will accept the American Association for the Advancement of Science's...

2014-02-04 16:29:33

$3 Million Gift Establishes Anaerobic Structural Biology Program, Focusing on C. Difficile BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When the foe is a disease-causing microbe, identifying the structure of its component proteins can greatly aid efforts to kill or disable it. Research to gain this knowledge will be bolstered by a $3 million grant from The Price Family Foundation. The gift to Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and the University of...

2014-01-31 23:21:56

Dr. Rafik Benaissa, brother of former SNC Lavalin executive Riadh Ben Aissa, has filed a complaint against Swiss prosecutors before Canadian courts alleging his brother has been submitted to cruel and unusual punishment in a Swiss prison. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Dr Rafik Benaissa, brother of SNC Lavalin executive Riadh Ben Aissa and a member of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), has filed a complaint against the Swiss Government and three Swiss Prosecutors before...

2014-01-22 23:20:15

Tickets Also Available to Exclusive Dinner with Comedic Chef Alex Thomopoulos of HUNGRY's Bites and Booze Tampa, FL (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Tickets are still available for the Museum of Science & Industry's 19th annual Einstein on Food & Wine festival, Jan. 31 - Feb. 1. This celebration of the senses showcases the delicious and diverse cuisine of Tampa Bay, alongside the palate pleasers of winemakers from around the country. The weekend is ideal for anyone who enjoys...

2014-01-14 23:26:23

With the new appearance, the leading packaged pump system manufacturer is simplifying the user process for finding project-specific pump solutions. (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 QuantumFlo, a leading manufacturer of variable speed pump systems and technology for commercial and industrial markets, has released Einstein 2.0, an advanced online sizing and selection tool, updating their popular program and allowing end users to find the pump solutions they need with a new look and experience. The...

2014-01-09 12:27:16

BRONX, N.Y., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Roadside bombs and other blasts have made head injury the "signature wound" of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts. Most combat veterans recover from mild traumatic brain injury, also known as concussion, but a small minority experience significant and long-term side effects. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120531/DC16559LOGO) Now, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, in cooperation...

2014-01-07 16:22:43

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Andy Davies, founder, Sci-Fi Hotel LLC, created the Sci-Fi Hotel® concept to deliver an out-of-this-world experience to guests. Early in development, he realized that 'Giger Bar' was the perfect addition to the concept, the ultimate in immersive art. With this in mind, he contacted HR Giger's U.S. agent, Les Barany, which led to meeting HR Giger himself, and his team, in Zurich, Switzerland where the conversations focused on the...

2014-01-07 14:07:14

More women are choosing science careers, yet women are notoriously underrepresented in senior academic positions—often because they abandon their careers due to pessimism about advancement. New research suggests that putting more women in decision-making roles on the teams that organize symposia could offer a simple, effective step forward. Women have made dramatic gains in obtaining science degrees over the past four decades. Only 13 percent of Ph.D.s in life sciences went to women in...

2014-01-07 04:21:16

BRONX, N.Y., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More women are choosing science careers, yet women are notoriously underrepresented in senior academic positions--often because they abandon their careers due to pessimism about advancement. New research suggests that putting more women in decision-making roles on the teams that organize symposia could offer a simple, effective step forward. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120531/DC16559LOGO) Women have made dramatic...

2013-12-23 23:03:40

Tickets also available to exclusive dinner with Comedic Chef Alex Thomopoulos of HUNGRY's Bites and Booze. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 The Museum of Science & Industry will host its 19th annual Einstein on Food & Wine festival, Jan. 31 - Feb. 1. This celebration of the senses showcases the delicious and diverse cuisine of Tampa Bay, alongside the palate pleasers of winemakers from around the country. The weekend is ideal for anyone who enjoys wine, food, music and...