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  1. Price, variety and junk food: Study finds urban farmers' markets...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... positively to nutrition or health according to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center. Their study, published online in the journal Appetite in February, is the first to itemize ...

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  2. Nanoparticle Therapy Promotes Wound HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology

    An experimental therapy developed by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University cut in half the time it takes to heal wounds compared to no treatment at all. Details of the therapy, which was successfully tested in mice, were published online in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology .

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  3. Price, variety and junk food: Study finds urban farmers' markets...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... positively to nutrition or health according to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center. Their study, published online in the journal Appetite in February, is the first to itemize ...

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  4. Study finds urban farmers' markets may fall short compared to neighborhood storesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Farmers' markets located in urban areas may not contribute positively to nutrition or health according to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center. Their study, published online in the journal Appetite in February, is the first to itemize farmers' market products in an entire urban county-in this case the Bronx-and compare them with what's available in nearby stores.

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  5. New nanoparticle therapy speeds wound healingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    ... and people with diabetes," said study co-leader David J Sharp from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. Sharp and his colleagues had earlier discovered that an enzyme called fidgetin-like 2 (FL2) puts the brakes on skin cells ...

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  6. YU Engages Learners Ahead of PassoverRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    YU program features scholars who introduce intriguing questions in a 10-minute video, leaving viewers with sources to find the answers. In preparation for the holiday of Passover, an online program organized by Yeshiva University's Center for the Jewish Future and YU Global is bringing an interactive Torah-learning experience to thousands of users within the YU community and beyond.

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  7. Nanoparticles Deliver siRNA to Wound Sites to Speed Up HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Medgadget

    Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, a part of Yeshiva University, are using novel nanoparticles to significantly speed up the healing of wounds. They discovered that the naturally produced fidgetin-like 2 enzyme slows down the migration of cells as they travel toward a wound site.

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  8. APSU's Asanbe Diversity Symposium to have Noted Transgender Scholar and Poet to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Clarksville Online

    In 2006, Jay Ladin, a married father with three children, left Yeshiva University, where he worked as the Gottesman professor of English. Fifteen months later, Ladin returned as Joy, the first openly transgender employee at an Orthodox Jewish institution.

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  9. Novel nanoparticle therapy promotes wound healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Imaging of burns indicates that those treated with the FL2 inhibitor nanotechnology experienced collagen deposition and hair follicle formation. . Credit: Vera DesMarais/Albert Einstein College of Medicine An experimental therapy developed by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University cut in half the time it takes to heal wounds compared to no treatment at all.

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  10. Price, Variety and Junk Food: Study Finds Urban Farmers' Markets May ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    March 26, 2015 - A A -Farmers' markets located in urban areas may not contribute positively to nutrition or health according to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center . Their study, published online in the journal Appetite in February, is the first to itemize farmers' market products in an entire urban county-in this case the Bronx-and compare them with what's available in nearby stores.

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  11. Front Row Education Is Changing The Way Math Is Taught In U.S. Elementary And Middle SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    ... GigaOm, The New York Times, Business Insider, Mashable, and PC Magazine. I hold a BA in Economics from Yeshiva University. You can reach me at Ataub24(at)gmail(dot)com. In 2013, Sidharth Kakkar and Alexandr Kurilin had the opportunity to watch ...

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  12. 3 Tax-Free Munis To Replace Your Dividend StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forbes.com

    ... and state projects. In other words, nondormitory facilities. Take New York State Dormitory Authority for Yeshiva University. Depending on how detailed your brokerage statement is, these bonds may be listed as New York Dorm Authority Revs or may ...

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  13. March 25, 2015: State Bar Names David L. Ferstendig Editor of New York State Law DigestRead the original story

    Wednesday | NYSBA

    ... litigation treatise considered authoritative by New York state and federal courts. He is a graduate of Yeshiva University and New York University School of Law. "What I hope to achieve is to assure that the Digest remains an important resource and ...

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  14. The Big Question With Uber, Airbnb And The Rest Of The `Sharing Economy': Who To Sue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forbes.com

    ... pay them for their losses - is falling behind. Vaxman will be a speaker at a conference Thursday night at Yeshiva University 's Cardozo School of Law that will feature executives from several other sharing-economy services as well as Michael ...

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  15. Jews and Science Symposium Coming to Oshman Family JCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    ... He holds honorary doctorates from the universities of Bar Ilan, Cambridge, Glasgow, Haifa, Middlesex, Yeshiva University, University of Liverpool, St. Andrews University and Leeds Metropolitan University. Sir Jonathan is also the author of The Great ...

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  16. This Experimental Vaccine Could Mean The End Of HerpesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Refinery 29

    ... they've just made a groundbreaking discovery. Researchers from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have developed a vaccine that prevents both active and latent HSV-2 infections - the first-ever vaccine to do so. ...

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  17. 'The Prime Ministers' Author Yehuda Avner DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Yehuda Avner, who served as Israel's Ambassador to three English-speaking countries and as adviser to five Israeli prime ministers, passed away last night at the age of 87. Father of four, he will be buried in Jerusalem this afternoon. Mourned by Yeshiva University as a "true Ohev Yisrael ," Avner's biography largely tells the story of the history of the State of Israel.

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  18. Former congressman addresses Yeshiva University accounting society on national debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WebCPA

    Former Congressman Joseph DioGuardi , the first practicing CPA elected to Congress, spoke to the Yeshiva University Accounting Society last week on the topic of accounting and the federal government, according to YU's official newspaper, The Commentator . During his talk, DioGuardi focused on the subject of national debt, the basis of his life's work.

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  19. 'Politics of Haggadah' at YURead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Hundreds of people gathered at Yeshiva University's Wilf Campus on Sunday, March 22, to hear a pre-Passover conversation with former Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks and former U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman on "The Haggada's Politics: From 2,000 Years Ago to Today." Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik, director of YU's In his introductory remarks, Rabbi Soloveichik highlighted the nature of the Haggada as a work of political Jewish thought.

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  20. Roth on The Divisibility of CrimeRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | CrimProf Blog

    Jessica A Roth (Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law) has posted The Divisibility of Crime (64 Duke Law Journal Online (February 2015) pp. 95-119) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Near the end of the Supreme Court's 2012-2013 term, ...

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