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  1. #Ebook Deal/Day: Effective Modern C++ - $21.49 (Save 50%) Use code DEALRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | O'Reilly

    ... Winner of the 2009 Dr. Dobb's Excellence in Programming Award, he has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brown University. His web site is aristeia.com. The animal on the cover of Effective Modern C++ is a Rose-crowned fruit dove ( Ptilinopus regina ...

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  2. New technology makes tissues, someday maybe organsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Science Daily

    ... new device is called 'BioP3' for pick, place, and perfuse. A team of researchers led by Jeffrey Morgan, a Brown University bioengineer, and Dr. Andrew Blakely, a surgery fellow at Rhode Island Hospital and the Warren Alpert Medical School, ...

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  3. After epic flight delay, three reach Guam for ChristmasRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pacific Daily News

    ... resulted in three disembarkments at the same airport. Chargualaf and his friend, Jared Lee, a freshman at Brown University, met Sunday at the Chicago O'Hare International Airport to make the trip to Guam together. The men, both from Guam, had never ...

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  4. Best way to conceive? Start with good health, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | San Jose Mercury News

    ... of phthalates in men. Dr. Sandra Carson, an obstetrician and reproductive endocrinologist from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, said her most important advice for a woman is to see her doctor for an assessment of current health. "The ...

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  5. Black Privilege: SALON Writer Offended On Way To Ferguson Teach-InRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | VDARE

    ... to be afraid. The gist of Mr. Wideman's piece is as follows. He lives in New York City. He teaches at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He rides the Amtrak train between the two cities. He boards early and takes half of a vacant double ...

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  6. Hyperphosphorylation of RyRs Underlies Triggered Activity in...Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Center, Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence ; Physics Department, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Complex Systems, Northeastern University, Boston, MA ; Department of Comparative Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey ; and Department of Cardiology and Angiology I, Heart Center Freiburg University, Freiburg, Germany . Correspondence to Dmitry Terentyev, PhD, or Gideon Koren, MD, Division of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Center, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, 5101 Coro W Center, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903-4141.

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  7. Brasch WordsAMERICAM Education is Signing on the Dotted LineRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... no one knows the exact number) and 2.8 million Iraqis either internally displaced or in exile. According to Brown University's Costs of War Project, the cost of 10 years of war in Iraq is about $2.2 trillion. That doesn't count the $80 billion spent ...

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  8. After epic fight delay, three reach Guam for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Pacific Daily News

    ... resulted in three disembarkments at the same airport. Chargualaf and his friend, Jared Lee, a freshman at Brown University, met Sunday at the Chicago O'Hare International Airport to make the trip to Guam together. The men, both from Guam, had never ...

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  9. BC-PSU: A College Football TraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boston College Eagles

    ... Hall of Famer Rip Engle. His team pitches a shutout against the Eagles in Chestnut Hill, 17-0. A young Brown University graduate, Joe Paterno, is promoted from assistant to head coach at Penn State. The Nittany Lions escape with a hard-fought 30-21 ...

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  10. Companies In RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Scientific Blogging

    ... were understood - or at a time when customer mores and expectations differed from today's. For instance, Brown University was The research and practice literature is rife with advice on short-term crisis management, but spare on the question of ...

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  11. Human activity is set to wipe out 41% of amphibians, claims studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... food crops, an estimated 10 per cent of the economic value of the world's food supply. A recent study by Brown University has also found that humans are causing species to die off as much as 1,000 times faster than they did 60 million years ago, ...

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  12. Researchers discover bacteria could be rich source of terpenesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Green Car Congress

    Researchers at Kitasato University in Japan, Brown University in the US, and colleagues in Japan have found that bacteria could be a rich source of terpenes - natural compounds common in plants and fungi that can be used to make drugs, food additives, perfumes, and other products, including advanced fuels . Terpenes are responsible for the essential oils of plants and the resins of trees.

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  13. Gay MenRead the original story

    Tuesday | Watersblogged

    ... but is not any more warranted than a lifetime ban," wrote Dr. Eli Adashi, professor of medical science at Brown University's Warren Alpert Medical School, in an email to HuffPost. The 31-year-old ban on donations from Gay and bisexual ...

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  14. Everyone's Books celebrates 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... She found herself in Providence, R.I., where Geidel, her future husband, was finishing his work at Brown University. She worked at a cooperatively run book store, and it was there among the stacks of books and freely exchanged ideas and passions ... 1 comment

  15. Alberta Stroke Program Early Computed Tomographic Scoring Performance ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Circulation

    From the Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston ; Cerebrovascular Center, Cleveland Clinic, OH ; Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA ; Stanford Stroke Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA ; and Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence . Correspondence to Ryan A. McTaggart, MD, Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, 2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd, Weston, FL 33331.

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  16. Bacteria could be rich source for making terpenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Science Daily

    ... of terpene synthases shows the synthases (bold face or underlined) found by researchers in Japan and at Brown University using bacterial sequences. If you've ever enjoyed the scent of a pine forest or sniffed a freshly cut basil leaf, then you're ...

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  17. Also: 'Shut Up, Because Rape'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Other McCain

    ... to this rule occurred when libertarian Wendy McElroy and feminist Jessica Valenti appeared in a forum at Brown University to debate the question, "How Should Colleges Handle Sexual Assault?" Unfortunately (but predictably) that event was preceded by ...

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  18. Novozymes Biopharma Enters License Agreement With EpiVax, Inc. To...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | BioSpace

    ... proteins and to rapidly design protective and efficacious new vaccines. The company was spun out of Brown University in 1998 with start-up funding from Slater Biotechnology (a state-backed investment fund). Led by Dr. Anne S. De Groot, M.D., ...

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  19. Cincinnati CFO named nation's best by Wall Street JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Business Journal

    ... is a Cincinnati native who graduated from Walnut Hills High School, received her undergraduate education at Brown University and got her MBA from Harvard Business School. She took time on Tuesday to answer five questions (out of six I asked; that's ...

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  20. New Market Report: Beech Tree Labs, Inc. - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | PR-inside.com

    ... chronic constipation, chronic prostatitis, and neuropathy. The company partners with Baylor University, Brown University, University of Kentucky, University of Virginia, Louisiana Tech University, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Eastern ...

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