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2014-09-03 23:04:06

Ed tech company IPEVO's newest product is the VX-1 Internet Conference Station, which promises premium voice capture and transmission for teleconferencing. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 With a rallying cry of "high-quality, hassle-free teleconferencing," education technology company IPEVO has just released the VX-1 Internet Conference Station for teachers, businesspeople, and others who depend on teleconferencing and virtual meetings. With advanced sound...

2013-11-12 23:20:13

Countervail’s advanced development contract with BARDA fully realized is valued at $24.9 million over a five year period. Sarin, Soman, VX, Tabun, and Cyclosarin are examples of extremely toxic organophosphorus based compounds created for use as chemical weapons. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 CHARLOTTE, NC, Nov 8, 2013 /PRWeb/ -- Countervail Corporation announced today the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development...

2013-09-20 23:23:44

Sarin, the chemical weapon purportedly used in Syria, is an organophosphorus based nerve agent. Tabun, VX, and Soman are other examples of organophosphorus based nerve agents. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Countervail Corporation, a biotechnology company developing a broad spectrum medical countermeasure to the toxic effects of organophosphorus based nerve agents and a large class of pesticides, announced today it has been awarded $343,000 of a Fast Track SBIR Phase II Grant...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'