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2011-06-08 01:16:50

If a person's blood becomes too thick it can damage blood vessels and increase the risk of heart attacks.

2011-04-05 21:34:56

A Purdue University biochemist has demonstrated a process using nanotechnology to better assess whether cancer drugs hit their targets, which may help reduce drug side effects.

2011-02-21 14:20:51

In research appearing in today’s issue of the journal Nature Nanotechnology, Nongjian “NJ” Tao, a researcher at the Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University, has demonstrated a clever way of controlling electrical conductance of a single molecule, by exploiting the molecule’s mechanical properties.

2011-01-24 15:30:49

Despite the sophistication and range of contemporary microscopy techniques, many important biological phenomena still elude the precision of even the most sensitive tools.

2010-05-19 16:13:00

CHICAGO, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (PEI) (NYSE: PLA, PLAA) today announced the election of Kai-Shing Tao to its board of directors. Tao is an experienced global investor with a concentration in the Greater China region and the United States.

2010-04-28 13:50:00

Human rights organization continues to urge Yahoo! to publicly call for Shi Tao release on World Press Freedom day WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amnesty International USA members and other activists will hold a vigil at the Yahoo! headquarters demanding the release of Chinese journalist, Shi Tao.

2009-09-08 09:00:00

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shenzhen Beike Biotechnology Co. Ltd. ( http://www.beikebiotech.com ), a leader in stem cell research and regenerative medicine, announced the appointment of two senior stem cell scientists to key positions in the company.

2009-02-17 14:34:08

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Rice University's precise new image of a virus' protective coat is seriously undervalued.

2008-11-14 09:00:24

Tao Minerals, Ltd. (OTCBB: TAOL) announced today that it has executed an agreement with Galleon Investments, Ltd., providing for a $500,000 financing.

2008-11-12 09:00:32

Tao Minerals, Ltd. (OTCBB: TAOL) is pleased to announce that it has posted current photos of its El Colmillo Gold Mine on its website. El Colmillo is now ramping up for full ore extraction and processing operations at Phase I (20 tonnes of ore per day) production levels.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.