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For decades, researchers have used petri dishes to study cell movement. These classic tissue culture tools, however, only permit two-dimensional movement, very different from the three-dimensional movements that cells make in a human body.
Mortgage-burning parties in the U.S. may be going the way of home milk deliveries and polyester leisure suits.
A local family celebrated one 2005 McDowell High School graduate on Sunday night.
Many of us were raised with the charitable notion that "it is better to give than to receive."
Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha announced his new cabinet line-up yesterday evening following its royal endorsement.
On Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m., Rose Nolen-Walston, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, will discuss the latest views on deworming horses, as part of the First Tuesday Lecture Series at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine New Bolton Center.
Adolph Reed, Jr., a professor of political science at the University of Pennsylvania specializing in race and American politics, speaks with the Real News Network's Sharmini Peries about the potential historical context of the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
One person was taken to the hospital following a crash involving a Route 36 SEPTA Trolley early Saturday morning in Southwest Philadelphia.
The Museum of Biblical Art announces new appointments and promotions across the Museum, reflecting the growth and development of the institution under the leadership of Richard P. Townsend, who joined MOBIA as Director in the fall of 2013.
For patients with cancer, factors associated with late admission to hospice have been identified, according to a study published online Aug. 25 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology .
The University of Pennsylvania recently launched the President's Engagement Prizes, which will allow students to obtain up to $150,000 to take on local, national or global engagement projects the first year after they graduate.
In a head-to-head comparison, an experimental drug was more effective than standard treatment at preventing deaths and hospitalizations in heart failure patients.
In a huge international study, an experimental drug for heart failure worked dramatically better than the current backbone of treatment, paving the way for the biggest therapeutic advance in decades.
No assets are off the table in 11th-hour talks with bond insurer Syncora Guarantee Inc. and other parties, except for the Detroit Institute of Arts collection.
Police said three unknown men opened fire on the 49-year-old victim shortly after 2 p.m. on the 5000 block of Haverford Avenue.
John J. DiIulio Jr., a professor of political science at the University of Pennsylvania and a member of the National Academy of Public Administration, served as the first director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives under President George W. Bush.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 05:32 am
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