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  1. Prenatal Test Slugfest on Hold Over Forum IssuesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Courthouse News Service

    A spat over the wording of a prenatal genetic defects test patent will go to trial once a federal appeals court decides which forum should hear the dispute, a federal judge ruled Monday. Verinata Health and Stanford University launched the battle over a noninvasive prenatal test that uses DNA sequencing to search for abnormal chromosomes against Sequenom in 2012, claiming the latter company's test infringes their patents.


  2. Portola Valley council supports alternatives to Searsville DamRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Almanac

    ... sign the letter at the request of residents Tom Shreck, Bill Kaspari and Danna Breen. The views of the dam's owner, Stanford University, were not represented at the meeting and Councilwoman Ann Wengert expressed some concern about that, but decided ...


  3. Record Keeping Helps Bacteria's Immune System Fight InvadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Newswise

    ... gene. Scientists studied one particular CRISPR-associated complex called Cascade using bright X-rays at SLAC's Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL), a DOE Office of Science User Facility. In the bacteria Escherichia coli, 11 proteins ...


  4. Obama versus AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Courier

    ... ple like Obama, Holder and their counterparts overseas. Thomas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305. His website is


  5. Can immune cells' anomalous presence in brain explain delayed post-stroke dementia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Science Blog

    ... person's mental ability is initially unaffected. Why this delayed deterioration occurs has been a mystery. Now, Stanford University School of Medicine investigators think they have discovered a major reason for it. In experiments using both mouse ...


  6. Stanford University swimmer faces felony sex-assault chargesRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    A Stanford University freshman is facing five felony sexual-assault charges, including rape of an unconscious person and rape of an intoxicated person, for an alleged Jan. 18 on-campus incident that was reportedly stopped by students passing by. Brock Turner, 19, a member of the men's swim team, was arrested early in the morning on Jan. 18 after students came across him allegedly assaulting a woman, who is not a Stanford student, outdoors in the 600 block of Lagunita Court.


  7. Stanford swimmer caught raping woman on campus street: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | New York Daily News

    The prestigious Stanford University campus in Palo Alto was reportedly the scene of a disturbing rape outside along a street near student housing and fraternities. A freshman swimmer, Brock Allen Turner, was arrested and charged.


  8. Admiral Nimitz Foundation's Distinguished Speaker Series Welcomes...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Advisory Board (1981-82) and Secretary of State (1982-89). Since 1989, he has been a Distinguished Fellow at the Stanford University's Hoover Institution. He is Honorary Chairman of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Advisory ...


  9. Santa Clara Valley Medical Center to Receive Membership Grant to Join ...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Medical Center Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (VMC) is a 574-bed acute-care teaching hospital affiliated with Stanford Medical School and Stanford Hospital and research institution dedicated to the health of the whole community. While VMC is a ...


  10. Stanford swimmer arrested, charged with felony sex assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    A former Stanford University swimmer has been charged with raping an intoxicated, unconscious woman in an on-campus attack that prosecutors say was witnessed by two cyclists who nabbed him in the middle of the night as he tried to run away. Brock Allen Turner, 19, who voluntarily withdrew from the school Tuesday, faces five felony counts that could put him behind bars for 10 years.


  11. Prosecutors: Stanford Swimmer Raped Unconscious Woman in PublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Gawker

    A Stanford University swimmer was caught raping a drunk, unconscious woman near a fraternity house earlier this month, Santa Clara county prosecutors say. According to reports, 19-year-old Brock Allen Turner was arrested early Jan. 18 when two students riding bikes across campus spotted him on top of an unconscious woman.


  12. Walk-on Elliott Bullock has made the most of years at StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | SFGate

    January 24, 2015: Stanford Cardinal vs. Arizona State Sun Devils at Maples Pavilion. The Cardinal defeated the Sun Devils 89-70.


  13. Former Stanford swimmer accused of raping unconscious woman on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Santa Clara County prosecutors have accused a former Stanford University student of raping a woman on campus. A former Stanford University swimmer will face several felony charges after prosecutors say he raped a woman as she lay unconscious on campus grounds.


  14. Peninsula readers' letters: January 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... not less. Any lost low-income housing will be extremely difficult to replace. I was delighted to learn that Stanford University has provided funds to preserve affordable housing near Stanford and that Santa Clara County supervisors Joe Simitian and ...


  15. Ex-Stanford student charged with raping woman on campusRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... chased him down and held him until police arrived. His attorney, Mike Armstrong of Palo Alto, declined to comment. Stanford spokeswoman Lisa Lapin told the newspaper the 19-year-old from Dayton, Ohio voluntarily withdrew from the university on ...


  16. Rev. Jesse Jackson to East Palo Alto: Fight gentrificationRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... self-determination in East Palo Alto versus gentrification during a luncheon in the city and a panel discussion at Stanford University's Tresidder Union. Residents must fight to keep from being displaced even if that means marching by the thousands ...


  17. Stanford Swimmer Accused of RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | NBC San Diego

    A member of the Stanford University swim team is accused of raping a woman on campus. A highly recruited Stanford University swimmer is accused of raping someone on campus and will be formally charged next week, authorities say.


  18. 'The Stanford Prison Experiment' Will Screw with Your MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | San Francisco Magazine

    ... Check back for daily updates on the festival as well as Bay Area directors, stars, and more. Everything about The Stanford Prison Experiment was a mind-fuck, starting with the line to get in. First, let me explain how lines work at Sundance. It's ...


  19. Stanford athlete accused of raping unconscious woman on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | SFGate

    A Stanford University student and star swimmer will be charged with rape after he met a woman at a campus party and assaulted her as she lay intoxicated and unconscious outside, Santa Clara County prosecutors said Tuesday. Prosecutors said two students on bicycles found freshman Brock Allen Turner , 19, on top of the woman in the early morning hours of Jan. 18 on Lomita Court, near fraternity houses, and stopped to help.


  20. Learn the mysteries of Devil's Slide at San Pedro Valley Park lectureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Pacifica Tribune

    ... you with new ideas and more questions about the future of Devil's Slide. Dr. Thomas recently received his PhD from Stanford University in Geological and Environmental Sciences. As a graduate student he worked with Professor Keith Loague to unravel ...


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