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  1. Infants born prematurely: Routes to better outcomesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Science Daily

    Routes to better outcomes for infants born prematurely have been identified by researchers through two recent studies. Eleven percent of all births worldwide occur before 37 weeks of pregnancy and are considered preterm.

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  2. Infants born prematurely: 2 studies identify routes to better outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | EurekAlert!

    Eleven percent of all births worldwide are preterm, or occurring before 37 weeks of pregnancy, and preterm-related causes of death account for a significant number of infant deaths, as well as long-term neurological disabilities. Efforts are under way, including an initiative by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, to reduce elective deliveries before 39 weeks of pregnancy.

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  3. Gajdusek's Fore genealogical studies & Kuru stories releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Asopa People

    ... he worked on two books and published five scholarly papers, he divided his time between Paris, Amsterdam, and Tromso, Norway. Gajdusek died in Tromso on 12 December 2008. The D Carleton Gajdusek Papers contain a limited amount fieldwork and ...

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  4. "ProCelo AS - Product Pipeline Analysis, 2014 Update" PublishedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | PR-inside.com

    ... urealyticum, Mycoplasma pneumonia, Haemophilus influenzae B and others. ProCelo is headquartered in Tromso, Norway. This report is a source for data, analysis, and actionable intelligence on the company's portfolio of pipeline products. The report ...

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  5. Norway Abandons Arctic Navy Base, Russia Comes inRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Marine News

    The Norwegian authorities are gravely upset over a secret naval base they sold two years ago: what makes them panic over the facility they just recently deemed unnecessary is that it is rented by a fleet of Russian research vessels, which, experts believe is "no joking matter". The Olavsvern Naval Base is hidden in a mountain near the Norwegian town of Tromso.

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  6. Minnesota native named Norwegian university presidentRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Marshall Independent

    Fifty-two-year-old Curt Rice will take over as rector of Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences on Aug. 1. The school's board made the announcement last week. The Star Tribune reports Rice currently is a professor in the Department of Languages and Linguistics at the university in Tromso, Norway.

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  7. Minnesota native named president of Norway's largest universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | TwinCities

    A Minnesota native will lead Norway's largest university, making him the first non-Norwegian to head an institution of higher education in the country. Curt Rice, 52, has been named the rector -- or president -- of the Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, according to the institution.

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  8. UNH geologist identifies new source of methane for gas hydrates in arcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | EurekAlert!

    Research led by a University of New Hampshire professor has identified a new source of methane for gas hydrates -- ice-like substances found in sediment that trap methane within the crystal structure of frozen water -- in the Arctic Ocean. The findings, published online now in the May 2015 journal Geology , point to a previously undiscovered, stable reservoir for abiotic methane - methane not generated by decomposing carbon - that is "locked" away from the atmosphere, where it could impact global climate change.

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  9. The Arctic is awakening - that's good and badRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Healey's supercargo of scientists, outlined the details at Arctic Frontiers, a scientific conference held in Tromso, Norway, last month. His research, and that of his colleagues, showed that planktonic animals such as copepods (pictured above) and ...

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  10. Norway launches High North military exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Soldiers from all of Norway's military branches -- the army, navy and air force -- are engaged in an extensive exercise this week, mainly in the western part of Finnmark. The county is Norway's northernmost and borders Russia's Kola Peninsula in the east.

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  11. Defender reflects on 'disappointment' of collapsed Celtic transfer ahead of cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Business News

    Dundee United defender Jaroslaw Fojut won't be focusing on his failed Celtic transfer when he meets the Bhoys on Sunday. Dundee United defender Jaroslaw Fojut has admitted to The Scotsman that his failed move to Celtic in 2012 was a disappointment.

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  12. Dundee United ace Jarek Fojut insists getting hitched eased the pain of getting ditched by CelticRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Daily Record

    CELTIC withdrew their contract offer after the 23-year-old Polish defender suffered a serious knee injury while playing with his club, Slask Wroclaw. JAREK Fojut has revealed the pain of divorce from Celtic was eased when he hobbled down the aisle a few days after the plug was pulled on his move to Parkhead.

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  13. Jaroslaw Fojut could have been playing for Celtic instead of Dundee ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Chelsea head out of Europe: Old boy Luiz and Silva stun Stamford Bridge as PSG celebrate unlikely extra time win after playing over 90 minutes with 10 men to reach Champions League quarter-finals You're babies! Zlatan blasts Chelsea players for getting him sent off as PSG star gets last laugh as Jose blames poor performance for exit REVEALED: A 1,000 is cheapest seat available for Mayweather vs Pacquiao with tickets set to go on sale for most expensive boxing fight in history United was the wrong move: Falcao accepts Old Trafford failure as flop A 50m striker faces up to summer exit The world can't miss this fight: Mayweather ready for $300m showdown but Pacquiao's trainer Roach warns, 'we're gonna kick your ass' as two rivals go head-to-head in LA Seven up: Bayern batter sorry Shakhtar as Guardiola's men run riot against 10-men to book their place in the quarter-finals Bale was called ... (more)

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  14. Jaroslaw Fojut won't dwell on Celtic deal collapseRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. SOME footballers are stricken by self-doubt.

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  15. Chasing world chess title, U.S. recruits from abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... rules governing transfers prevented him from playing for the U.S. during the August 2014 Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway. After he won the $100,000 first prize in the Millionaire Chess Challenge in Las Vegas in September, So said that he paid the ...

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  16. Cuba ready for World TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    Cuban Chess Players Ready for World Team Championship Created on Saturday, 07 March 2015 13:40 HAVANA, Cuba, Mar 6 The Cuban chess will be tested during the World Team Championship convened from April 18 to 29 in the Armenian city of Tsakhkadzor. Cuba , which finished seventh in the last Olympiad in Tromso, Norway, was the choice of the confederation of America, which will also be represented by the United States.

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  17. Tertiary lymphoid structures are associated with higher tumor grade...Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | BioMed Central

    RNA and Molecular Pathology Research Group, Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromso, Tromso, N-9037, Norway Background Tertiary lymphoid structures are highly organized immune cell aggregates that develop at sites of inflammation or infection in non-lymphoid organs. Despite the described role of inflammation in tumor progression, it is still unclear whether the process of lymphoid neogenesis and biological function of ectopic lymphoid tissue in tumors are beneficial or detrimental to tumor growth.

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  18. China vs India friendly matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    India and China to play friendly match in Hyderabad Feb 28, 2015 India and China will face off in a Scheveningen Match on four boards at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad from March 1-10. China has had matches with Russia and the United States and it is the first time the Asian giants will face in the chess board in such an exclusive Indo-China Summit match.

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  19. India to clash with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    India to clash with China in team chess tournament Chennai, Feb 26 India and China, the two chess Olympic medal winning teams, will fight it out between March 1-10 at Hyderabad in an exclusive Indo-China match, the All India Chess Federation said here Thursday. Interestingly, for the first time in history, the two Asian chess giants will be locked in the battle of boards in such an exclusive summit.

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  20. India to clash with China in team chessRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    India and China, the two chess Olympic medal winning teams, will fight it out between March 1-10 at Hyderabad in an exclusive Indo-China match, the All India Chess Federation said here Thursday. Interestingly, for the first time in history, the two Asian chess giants will be locked in the battle of boards in such an exclusive summit.

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