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  1. First Person: Advent of customer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... ly. Mark Collins, a writer in Ben Avon, is a lecturer and environmental studies coordinator for the University of Pittsburgh Department of Geology and Planetary Science.

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  2. St. Mary Medical Center names former Long Beach resident Joel Yuhas as its new CEORead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Press-Telegram

    LONG BEACH >> St. Mary Medical Center 's newly appointed CEO and President Joel P. Yuhas is happy to be home after having left Long Beach seven years ago to run a series of hospitals for University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. “I'm so exceedingly proud of this hospital,” Yuhas said of his return to St. Mary Medical Center.

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  3. Nigeria court sentences 54 soldiers to deathRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  4. New York governor to ban fracking statewideRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  5. Now Available: Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... AG Clinical Trial Overview of Biotest AG Clinical Trial Overview of Top Institutes / Government University of Pittsburgh Clinical Trial Overview of University of Pittsburgh Emory University Clinical Trial Overview of Emory University Masonic Cancer ...

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  6. Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute Appoints New Surgical...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Mount Sinai Health System is pleased to announce that Ron Shapiro, MD, is the new surgical director of the Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program at The Mount Sinai Hospital's Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute. The Mount Sinai Health System is pleased to announce that Ron Shapiro, MD, is the new surgical director of the Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program at The Mount Sinai Hospital's Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute.

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  7. Amount of mitochondrial DNA predicts frailty, mortalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Science Daily

    ... Health Science Center; Paulo Chaves of Florida International University; and Anne Newman of the University of Pittsburgh. The above story is based on materials provided by Johns Hopkins Medicine . Note: Materials may be edited for content and ...

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  8. Brookside man's spirit shines brightRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    ... year later, in 1952, that the first effective polio vaccine would be developed by Jonas Salk at the University of Pittsburgh.

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  9. Penn State once again among Kiplinger's 100 best values in public collegesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... one of only four Pennsylvania universities to make this year's list, with Temple University, the University of Pittsburgh and West Chester University of Pennsylvania. This year Kiplinger also included for the first time a combined list of the 300 ...

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  10. Rights group condemns removal of Maldives Supreme Court justicesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  11. Married 69 years, couple dies minutes apartRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... her will to die." Dr. Richard Schulz , director of gerontology and professor of psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh , said deaths like the Fortunas are exceedingly rare. Ordinarily, he said there is only a small association between the death ...

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  12. Egypt court sentences 40 Morsi supporters over violenceRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  13. More research links pollution exposure during pregnancy to autismRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | UPI

    ... in particular, rules out many other possible explanations for these findings." Earlier this year, a University of Pittsburgh study found a correlation between exposure levels of chromium and styrene -- two air-based toxins known to be linked to ...

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  14. Most states not ready to handle infectious disease outbreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... in the United States. It's now clear how wrong they were," Dr. Eric Toner, senior associate at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's Center for Health Security, said of the report's findings. Levi blamed the nation's half-hearted defense ...

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  15. Shale Gas Is Here To Stay - Here Are Ways To Keep It Safe And ProductiveRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... shut down unproductive sections, and find pockets of gas or oil that have been overlooked. Bunger, University of Pittsburgh assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, along with Ervin Sejdic, assistant professor of electrical and ...

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  16. Perkins Eastman Congratulates Alan M. Schlossberg on His Induction as President of AIA PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... development, and research facilities. His local work of note includes multiple projects for the University of Pittsburgh, including The Upper Campus Housing, Bouquet Gardens, and the Falk Laboratory School Renovation and Expansion. Additional ...

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  17. Double Amputee Becomes First to Control Two Robotic Arms with Only His MindRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development

    ... - for instance, first shoulder, then elbow, then wrist. Baugh's story comes just months after University of Pittsburgh researchers presented a paper on the recent improvements in robotic limbs. Elsewhere, BrainGate is developing a limb that requires ...

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  18. Vaccine Therapy for Prostate Cancer Patients with Rising PSA ExaminedRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... School; James Gulley and Philip M. Arlen, both National Cancer Institute; Lisa H. Butterfield, University of Pittsburgh; and George Wilding, UW Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin. The study was supported in part by Public Health Service ...

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  19. Drug Developed Proves Effective Against Antibiotic-Resistant...Read the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    Drug Developed At Pitt Proves Effective Against Antibiotic-Resistant 'Superbugs' PITTSBURGH, Dec. 10, 2014 - A treatment pioneered at the University of Pittsburgh Center for Vaccine Research is far more effective than traditional antibiotics at inhibiting the growth of drug-resistant bacteria, including so-called "superbugs" resistant to almost all existing antibiotics, which plague hospitals and nursing homes. The findings, announced online in the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy and funded by the National Institutes of Health , provide a needed boost to the field of antibiotic development, which has been limited in the last four decades and outpaced by the rise of drug-resistant bacterial strains.

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  20. Most States Not Ready to Handle Infectious Disease Outbreaks: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mental Help Net

    ... in the United States. It's now clear how wrong they were," Dr. Eric Toner, senior associate at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's Center for Health Security, said of the report's findings. Levi blamed the nation's half-hearted defense ...

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