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Paul leading the fight against killer viruses

Paul Duprex is making waves across the pond as a virus-taming scientist, having started his journey in King's Park Primary School.

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Related Topix: Microbiology, Biology, Science

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Right Wing News

Those Who Go Unsung

But that isn't because he's unimportant. It's because he is important. Like millions of Americans who toil largely in anonymity, participating daily in acts of courage and generosity, Phil has never been on CNN or Fox News; while he subscribes to The Wall Street Journal, he's never had his picture dot pixelated.

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Education Etc., Family, Kids

Townhall

Those Who Go Unsung

But that isn't because he's unimportant. It's because he is important. Like millions of Americans who toil largely in anonymity, participating daily in acts of courage and generosity, Phil has never been on CNN or Fox News; while he subscribes to The Wall Street Journal , he's never had his picture dot pixelated.

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Education Etc., Opinion

WHDH

Randolph man leads group from BU on 'America's Got Talent'

A local band wowed the judges on 'America's Got Talent' Tuesday night and a local man was at the forefront.

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NatureNews

E-cigarettes: The lingering questions

In many respects, the modern electronic cigarette is not so different from its leaf-and-paper predecessor.

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Related Topix: Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Medicine, Inventions, Science / Technology

Business Journal

Boston scientists develop analytics for stem cell engineering

Scientists at Boston Children's Hospital, the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University and Boston University have developed a computer algorithm to test stem cells, a breakthrough that has allowed scientists to regrow part of a colon in a mouse.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Stem Cell Research, Harvard University

Business Journal

Boston scientists develop analytics for stem cell engineering

George Daley, MD, PhD, is the director of the Stem Cell Transplantation Program at Boston Children's and a senior investigator on both studies.

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Related Topix: Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Harvard University, Science, Computer Science

Reason Magazine

From the Archives: The Best of Reason on Youths

Millennials! Reason-Rupe recently ran a much-talked-about poll on millennials' views on politics and government, and the October issue of Reason magazine focuses on the generation defined loosely as those born between the mid-80s and late-90s.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Best of, US Politics, US News

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Community Advocate Newspaper

Westborough resident completes Boston University summer research program

Designed to encourage education in the sciences for talented undergraduate students, especially those from minority groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, the program was offered through the Center of Education for Learning in Education, Science, and Technology at BU, a National Science Foundation Science of Learning Center.

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Related Topix: Westborough, MA

The Independent

Britain's superstar ballerina

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Related Topix: Europe, United Kingdom, World News, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England, Arts, Ballet

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

Rindge: Another new face at the PD

Those who walk into the Rindge Police Department will be seeing a new face greeting them at the front desk.

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Related Topix: Rindge, NH, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Marlborough, NH, Cheshire County, NH

Medical Daily

Drinking Coffee May Curb Gum Disease: A New Periodontal Disease Treatment?

Drinking just a cup or two of coffee a day may prevent gum disease by reducing tooth loss with health-boosting antioxidants.

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Related Topix: Wisdom Teeth, Health

BioSpace

Coffee Drinkers???Your Gums May Thank You, Boston University Study

Coffee Drinkers-Your Gums May Thank You - Coffee contains antioxidants. Antioxidants fight gum disease.

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Medical News Today

In African American women, low birth weight linked to higher incidence of type 2 diabetes

African American women born at a low or very low birth weight may be at a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, African-American, Women's Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Lowell Sun

War chests may hold key in 6th District race for Congress

The race for the 6th Congressional District is proving to be one of the tightest in Massachusetts this election season, and money may end up being a deciding factor.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, John Tierney, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Stonehill College

International Business Times

'Falling Skies' Season 4 Spoilers: Episode 10 'Drawing ...

Steven Spielberg executive produced it and Robert Rodat created it. "Falling Skies" is about an alien invasion set in Boston.

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Related Topix: Falling Skies, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Noah Wyle

Banker & Tradesman

Life Sciences Drive Campus Expansions

Next month, the University of Massachusetts-Boston will cut the ribbon on a new $182-million Integrated Sciences Complex, while Boston University stands before the Boston Redevelopment Authority to ask for permission to build a life sciences center of its own.

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Related Topix: UMass Boston

Sat Aug 23, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Nonprofit: Engagement, hope key to ending illegal immigration

Beth Towle and Bill Briggs, who are the founds and head Honduras Hope, show photos and items from their recent trip to Plan Grande, Honduras.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Central America, Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration

Groong

Dr. Simon Payaslian of Boston University to Speak at Fresno State

Armenian Studies Program Barlow Der Mugrdechian, Coordinator 5245 N. Backer Ave. PB4 Fresno CA 93740-8001 ASP Office: 559-278-2669 FAX: 559-278-2129 ASP Website: http://www.fresnostate.edu/artshum/armenianstudies/ `The Origins of the Armenian Community in New England and the Construction of Armenian-American `Cultural Congruence'' by Dr. Simon ... (more)

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Related Topix: Fresno, CA

Herald Gazette

St. George | $1,450,000

Water front property owner's dream, a private peninsula. Views from Pemaquid to Camden Hills.

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Related Topix: Pemaquid, ME, Rockport, ME, Damariscotta, ME, Camden, ME

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