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TUCSON, Ariz., Nov.
SynCardia was honored for its Freedom portable driver that powers the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart.
Curacao celebrates for ten consecutive years a fundraising in the Christmas season for the Children’s Hospitals.
The Anna Salazar Memorial Engineering Scholarship honors a late SynCardia employee by supporting women in pursuit of engineering degrees. TUCSON, Ariz., Nov.
Case series in The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation discusses how 3D imaging software helps make more patients eligible for the life-saving SynCardia Heart implant even if they don't meet
Lithium engineering consultants TRU says that lithium prices in 2014 have performed close to our prediction of five years ago.
Becker's Hospital Review names 100 physician leaders of hospitals and health systems.
Motorcycle riders under age 21 suffer fewer traumatic head injuries in states with mandatory helmet use laws than young riders in states with age-restricted ones SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.
Annual Hope Fest event emphasizes the positive impact of neighbors helping neighbors. TUCSON, Ariz., Oct.
One year later, Jack and Mary Jones stop to thank Sentara Heart Hospital staff who saved Jack in 2013 with the SynCardia Heart, which bridged him to a donor heart transplant. TUCSON, Ariz.,
Symbol: ENTU Group: Moss Family: Funariaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA N Synonyms: PHHA9 Physcomitrium haringae Grout Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Division Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision Musci Class Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass Bryidae Order Funariales Family Funariaceae Genus Entosthodon Schwägr. –...
Symbol: CYTE15 Group: Dicot Family: Cactaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: OPCA6 Opuntia californica Engelm., nom. inval. OPKLT Opuntia kleiniae DC. var. tetracantha (Toumey) W.T. Marsh. OPTE6 Opuntia ×tetracantha Toumey (pro sp.) Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AZ Classification: Kingdom Plantae –...
Symbol: AMCO4 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Shrub Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: FRCO4 Franseria cordifolia A. Gray Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AZ Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division ...
Symbol: ACTU2 Group: Lichen Family: Acarosporaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Acarosporaceae Genus Acarospora A. Massal. – cracked lichen Species Acarospora tucsonensis H. Magn. – Tucson cracked lichen
Frank Borman is a retired NASA astronaut and engineer. He was born Frank Frederick Borman, II on March 14, 1928 in Gary, Indiana. His father moved his family to Tucson, Arizona during Borman's childhood. He graduated from Tucson High School and then graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1950. Upon his graduation, he entered the United States Air Force and became a fighter pilot. He received his Master of Science degree in aeronautical engineering from the California Institute...
- A small wooded valley; a dell.
- The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.