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2011-07-19 11:59:06

Rice University scientists have defined the structure -- down to the atomic level -- of a virus that causes juvenile diarrhea.

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2009-07-21 20:30:00

Researchers at Rice University and their international colleagues have for the first time described the atomic structure of the protein shell that carries the genetic code of hepatitis E (HEV).


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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