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  1. On this day: The Flying Scotsman went into serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 |

    1525: Spanish army, using muskets for first time in war, routed French and Swiss forces at Pavia, Italy, as 14,000 men died in battle. 1530: Charles V was crowned Holy Roman Emperor and King of Italy by Pope Clement VII at Bologna - the last imperial ...


  2. Alessandro Volta: Father of the electrical battery sparks inspiration ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Washington Post

    The tech titan's newest charge is Mark Holmes, and today, the artist trots out one beautiful Doodle - his second one ever. Google's home page Wednesday celebrates the 270th anniversary of Alessandro Volta's birth with an animated illustration befitting the father of the first electrical battery.


  3. Google Doodle celebrates Alessandro Volta, inventor of the batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    Wednesday's Google Doodle pays homage to the inventor of one of the most crucial components of modern technology: the battery. Alessandro Volta , an Italian physicist born in 1745, spent years investigating electricity before he created the precursor to what now powers our smart phones, our laptops, our tablets, and our cars.


  4. Radionuclide angiography-assessed RVEF predicts PAH outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Medical News

    ... (Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium) and Stefano Ghio (Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy) question the proposed "brighter future" of radionuclide RVEF in PAH. They point out that "the procedure requires appointments at ...


  5. Trying to Be Less Stupid: The Hard Work of Brain ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | National Geographic

    Author and neuroscientist Michael Gazzaniga and his colleagues discovered that the right hemisphere of the brain, seen above, operates independently from the left. Michael Gazzaniga was still a graduate student when he helped make one of the most intriguing discoveries of modern neuroscience: that the two hemispheres of the brain not only have different functions, but also operate independently-the so-called split-brain phenomenon.


  6. Nutritional Supplements Can Improve Pressure Ulcer HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Mental Help Net

    For malnourished adult patients, specific nutritional supplements are associated with improved pressure ulcer healing, according to a study published in the Feb. 3 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine . Emanuele Cereda, M.D., Ph.D., from the Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Policlinico San Matteo in Pavia, Italy, and colleagues examined whether supplementation with arginine, zinc, and antioxidants within a high-calorie, high-protein formula improves pressure ulcer healing.


  7. A Nutritional Formula Enriched With Arginine, Zinc, and Antioxidants...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Annals of Internal Medicine

    Emanuele Cereda, MD, PhD; Catherine Klersy, MD, MSc; Marcella Serioli, RD; Aldo Crespi, MD; Federico D'Andrea, MD, for the OligoElement Sore Trial Study Group * From Servizio di Dietetica e Nutrizione Clinica and Servizio di Biometria e Statistica, Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy, and Struttura Complessa a Direzione Ospedaliera Dietetica e Nutrizione Clinica, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore della CaritA , and Struttura Semplice di Prevenzione e Cura Lesioni Vascolari, Azienda Sanitaria Locale Novara , Novara, Italy.


  8. Super Bowl 2015 recipes: 16 hearty casseroles that are perfect for feeding a hungry crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 |

    ... our reader casserole winners. Salem reader Karen Heuberger fell in love with Italian flavors while studying in Pavia, Italy, and loves to incorporate them into this casserole, which can easily be adapted to a meat-free version. Corn Tortillas ...


  9. New micro-ring resonator creates quantum entanglement on a silicon chipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Gizmag

    ... its points of difference. Created in a collaborative effort between scientists at the UniversitA degli Studi di Pavia, Italy, the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde, Scotland, and the University of Ontario, Canada, the new micro-ring resonator ...


  10. Probe into 'insurance-fraud abortions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 |

    Pavia, January 27 - Prosecutors in the northern city of Pavia have opened a probe into ten people suspected of staging car accidents for insurance fraud, local media reported Tuesday. Most of the suspects are Romanian nationals and they include two women who allegedly underwent voluntary illegal abortions in order to increase the compensation received.


  11. Takeda's Investigational, Oral Proteasome Inhibitor Ixazomib...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 |

    ... Professor Giampaolo Merlini, Director, Center for Research and Treatment of Systemic Amyloidosis, University of Pavia, Italy. AL amyloidosis is a rare and aggressive protein misfolding disorder with fewer than 3,000 cases diagnosed in the U.S. every ...


  12. Terre Di Mantova: The Free App To Discover A Territory Of Great ValueRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 7, 2015 - MANTUA, Italy -- "Culture to be lived, nature to be discovered": this is what the Mantuan territory is, according to the claim of the Terre di Mantova campaign, the project intended by the Provincia di Mantova to consolidate the identity of the area and strengthen the synergy between companies and institutions, to enhance the tourist, economic, cultural, environmental potential of an area of great value and coordinate tourism promotion with local excellences.


  13. Minimal morphological criteria for defining bone marrow dysplasia: a...Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Leukemia

    Correspondence: MG Della Porta or M Cazzola, Department of Hematology Oncology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Viale Golgi 19, 27100 Pavia, Italy. E-mail: or Received 19 March 2014; Revised 19 April 2014; Accepted 7 May 2014 Accepted article preview online 20 May 2014; Advance online publication 17 June 2014 The World Health Organization classification of myelodysplastic syndromes is based on morphological evaluation of marrow dysplasia.


  14. Patient's son molests house call doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 |

    Pavia, January 6 - A doctor in the Lombardy town of Vigevano was sexually assaulted by her 85-year-old patient's son while making a house call, sources said Tuesday. The perpetrator, 56, allegedly lowered his trousers and issued an explicit sexual invitation while attempting to grope the doctor, 55, as she sat at the kitchen table, writing out a prescription for his elderly mother.


  15. Swiss divided over legacy of 1515 battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Swissinfo

    Note that you can only reproduce articles signed "[journalist]," If you wish to use more articles per week, please feel free to contact us Swiss divided over legacy of 1515 battleMathieu van Berchem 02.00.2015 In Switzerland, as in France, "Marignano 1515" is one of the most recognised historic dates, but the upcoming 500th anniversary of the bloody battle has sparked renewed controversy: is it being exploited for political ends or was it the origin of Swiss neutrality? Up to 20,000 soldiers were killed in the battle between France and the Old Swiss Confederacy, which brought an end to Swiss expansion into Italian territory and a peace settlement binding the Swiss never again to take up arms against the French.


  16. Ka Don Church in the Don Duong District of Lam Dong Province. Photo: Lam VienRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Thanh Nein News

    The Chu Ru ethnic community in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong celebrated Christmas in a brand-new, award-winning church. The church was designed by two Vietnamese German architects, Nguyen Tuan Dung and Vu Thi Thu Huong, who won the special prize for their design from the Frate Sole Foundation in Pavia, Italy in 2011.


  17. Area98 Signs Eyewear License for Robert R dgerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Vision Monday

    PAVIA, Italy- Area98 has announced the signing of a 20-year licensing agreement with Austrian designer Rudi Himmelfreundpointner for the eyewear manufacturing of the Robert RAfA1 4dger brand. Area98, in collaboration with the designer, will be in charge of design, production and worldwide distribution of this iconic Austrian eyewear brand.


  18. Save the museumsRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Nature

    Fausto Barbagli's first curation job was at the University of Pavia in northern Italy. It was the end of the 1990s, and the university was finally starting to pay attention to its valuable but long-neglected zoological collections.


  19. Milan left waterlogged after severe floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Mashable

    Milan had to wring itself out on Thursday, after flooding inundated streets and submerged subway stations in the northern Italian city. The streets of Milan were flooded after the Lambro and Seveso rivers burst their banks, causing train delays and cancellations in and out of the city.


  20. Italian seismologists cleared of manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | NatureNews

    Six seismologists accused of misleading the public about the risk of an earthquake in Italy were cleared of manslaughter on 10 November. An appeals court overturned their six-year prison sentences and reduced to two years the sentence for a government official who had been convicted with them.