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3 hrs ago | BBC News

Artists have unique brain structure

Participants' brain scans revealed that artists had increased neural matter in areas relating to fine motor movements and visual imagery.

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4 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

GSK2586184 met primary endpoint in Phase 2a psoriasis study

Mechelen, Belgium, April 17, 2014 -- Mechelen, Belgium; 17 April 2014 - Galapagos NV announced today that GSK provided Galapagos with the following information: "Study JAK116679 was a phase 2a multi-centre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, dose ranging study that evaluated the safety and efficacy of GSK2586184 compared with placebo in ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

I-Newswire.com

Maroc Export Showcased Opportunities in Moroccan Marketplace at 2014...

At the Seafood Expo North America 2014, Maroc Export in collaboration with the Moroccan National Federation and the Moroccan Fisheries Office , presented 13 fisheries from Morocco in an effort to promote the important benefits of the products from this region and to boost the exchanges in the frame of the free trade agreement and the Halieutis ... (more)

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Drugs.com

Placing Donor Windpipe First in Patient's Arm Helps With Transplant

WEDNESDAY April 16, 2014, 2014 -- Doctors in Belgium say they've successfully transplanted windpipes in six patients by first placing donor tissue in the patients' arms.

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April 16, 2014

Washington PostA patient during a scan at the University Hospital in Liege, Belgium in 2009.

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Just-food.com

NETHERLANDS: Wessanen continues business cull, sells Izico

Royal Wessanen has announced the sale of Izico, a player in the Benelux frozen snacks market, to Egeria in a deal worth EU68m.

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Canada.com

NATO alliance increases military presence on eastern border to counter Russian threat to Ukraine

A lunar eclipse took place Tuesday. The entire event was to be visible from North and South America, but sky watchers in northern and eastern Europe, eastern Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia were out of luck, according to US space agency NASA.

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SciDev.Net

Tree species choices critical to effective coastal bioshields

Catastrophic cyclones and a devastating tsunami over the last decade have prompted the planting of bioshields, but whether they actually work to protect the coastline remains unanswered, the study published online in February in Acta Oecologica says .

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Related Topix: Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Asian Tsunami Disaster, World News, India

Tue Apr 15, 2014

EurekAlert!

The Lancet: Functional brain imaging reliably predicts which...

A functional brain imaging technique known as positron emission tomography is a promising tool for determining which severely brain damaged individuals in vegetative states have the potential to recover consciousness, according to new research published in The Lancet .

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EurekAlert!

Study: Deforestation could intensify climate change in Congo Basin by half

Vegetation has largely replaced felled rainforests in much of the Congo basin. Less rainforest means less evaporation and increased warming.

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Hellomagazine.com

King Philippe of Belgium's birthday: 10 facts about the royal

King Philippe of Belgium celebrated his 54th birthday on Tuesday 15 April. To honour the occasion, HELLO! Online has gathered a list of ten facts you may not have known about the Belgian King.

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Lincoln Daily News

Intercept's liver disease drug proves highly effective in study

A drug being developed by Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc led to significant improvement in signs of a rare liver disease that primarily affects middle-aged women, likely reducing the risk of need for liver transplant and of death, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial presented on Saturday.

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Daily Pennsylvanian

Alumni bring tea and waffles to campus

Their way to do that is by pairing tea with waffles smothered in ice cream and Nutella.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

John Locke Foundation

US Airways reduces Brussels and Lisbon service

Before its merger with American Airlines was approved, US Airways announced plans to add daily summer-seasonal service to four additional destinations in Europe this summer: Manchester, England; Brussels, Belgium; Lisbon, Portugal, and Barcelona, Spain.

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Switched

Federal Charges Filed Against Woman Accused Of Throwing Shoe At Hillary Clinton

Authorities have filed federal charges against a Phoenix woman accused of throwing a shoe on stage while Hillary Rodham Clinton gave a convention speech.

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GlobeNewswire

ThromboGenics NV : Market Update

ThromboGenics NV , an integrated biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative ophthalmic medicines, notes the recent media speculation regarding its strategic review.

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The Standard

Opel aims to return to profit in 2015

Loss-making German automaker Opel, a unit of General Motors, could steer back to profit as early as next year, its chief said in an interview on Monday.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

NEWS.com.au

The secrets of a prolific sperm donor

THE most-messaged woman on a popular dating site reveals what she's learnt about relationships that begin online - the good, the bad and the ugly.

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Lake Wylie Pilot

Lake Wylie Friends n Business meeting April 16 at different location

Five businesses joined to host a Montcross Area Chamber Chamber Network After Work reception April 1 following the grand opening of Surprise Me gift shop.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

KTVK Phoenix

Comfy Cozy for Chemo teams up with chocolate company for a sweet cause

Easter is just around the corner. And this year, consider getting some of your Easter treats at Chocolade van Brugge.

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