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1 hr ago | Circulation

Response to Letters Regarding Article, "Anticoagulation and Survival...

Response to Letters Regarding Article, "Anticoagulation and Survival in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Results From the Comparative, Prospective Registry of Newly Initiated Therapies for Pulmonary Hypertension " University of Giessen and Marburg Lung Center , Member of the German Center for Lung Research , Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany Department of Internal Medicine V, University of Munich Germany, Member of the German Center for Lung Research , Hannover, Germany Drs Suissa and GaliA© postulate that the 21% reduction in mortality observed in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension who received anticoagulants was mainly the result of immortal time bias rather than a true drug effect.

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5 hrs ago | Chain Store Age

Neiman Marcus Group to acquire German online retailer, flagship store

Neiman Marcus Group has signed an agreement to acquire the German luxury fashion e-commerce site Mytheresa.com and Theresa, its flagship Munich store from Christoph and Susanne Botschen and Acton Capital Partners. The transaction is expected to close later this year.

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9 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

Staff from Barnsley firm in Alps charity ride

The 19 riders from Dransfield Properties Ltd set off from the Italian city of Trieste and will cycle 360 miles in five days, through the Alps to Munich, Germany. It is the eighth year that members of the team, nicknamed The Mamils, have taken on a Tour of Europe, after starting in 2007.

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16 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

T-bet tackles hepatitis

A single protein may tip the balance between ridding the body of a dangerous virus and enduring life-long chronic infection, according to a report appearing in The Journal of Experimental Medicine . Hepatitis B and C viruses cause chronic infections in roughly three-quarters of infected people, putting these individuals at risk for developing liver diseases including cirrhosis and cancer.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Oktoberfest Monterey Bay: GemA1 4tlichkeit

Dieter Knippel, left, and Zack Riner lift glasses with others during the opening of Oktoberfest at the Monterey Fair and Event Center in Monterey on Sunday. David Royal - Monterey Herald MONTEREY >> Six million people flood into Munich, Germany, during the three-week celebration known as Oktoberfest, a party so famous that it has spread all over the world.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Messenger

Rocking out at Oktoberfest

Lift a stein and strut about in lederhosen before trading them in for skin-tight leather pants and big hair rock during the annual Oktoberfest celebration at the Oleson Park Bandshell Sept. 27. Oktoberfest traditionally starts in the third weekend in September and ends the first Sunday of October, according to information from the city of Munich, Germany, where the festival originated to rejoice in a royal marriage in 1810 between Crown Prince Ludwig and Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen.

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Patch.com

Oktoberfest in Connecticut Brings Brats, Bands & Beer

Grab your beer steins and and practice your best German cheers, it's Oktoberfest! "But it's only September?" Oktoberfest officially begins in September, not October, contrary to popular belief. The popular German tradition began in the early 1800s and is celebrated in Munich, Germany for 16 days.

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PR-inside.com

MorphoSys AG (MOR) - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and...

The company develops monoclonal antibodies for therapeutic, diagnostic and research applications. It offers therapeutic treatment for various diseases including cancer, rheumatoid arthritis and Alzheimer's disease.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

CBS Local

New Bones Discovery Unearths Spinosaurus- Bigger Than T.Rex, Known To Swim

Archaeologists believe some lost dinosaur bones unearthed nearly a century ago of a creature bigger than a T-Rex may have belonged to one of the weirdest creatures to ever roam the Earth. The 50-foot long, semi-aquatic predator, known as Spinosaurus, apparently had a crocodile snout as big as a person and walked on duck-like, webbed feet in what is now North-African territory some 97 million years ago.

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GlobeNewswire

DGAP-PVR: Wirecard AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of...

Wirecard AG 12.09.2014 20:00 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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The Gaston Gazette

Unforgettable moments: European vacation a trip to remember

"My husband, our daughter and I went to Europe to vacation. The first cab driver we caught a ride with was absolutely crazy.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

MLM Business Opportunities Blog

The Most Innovative Laundromat You'll See

Wash & Coffee is a new laundromat and social gathering place which opened earlier this year near Munich, Germany, reports PSFK.com . The new laundry and cafe has a clean design and provides lots of amenities for customers.

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Business Times

Time for Germany's green sector to step up, Baake says

Production costs of green energy have already fallen to competitive levels, and now renewable operators must themselves market their power and face commercial risks such as dealing with supply curbs, lack of storage, and expensive trading costs. Green operators will have to implement tougher demands by Berlin.

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Deseret News

'Believe' tells story of soccer mentor rising above tragedy

"Believe" is the story of legendary Manchester United Football manager Sir Matt Busby coming out of retirement to help a young boy fulfill his dream. It will premiere Sep. 12 in select theaters throughout Utah and the western United States.

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Examiner.com

Cady's Alley to Host Oktoberfest Celebration September 27-28

Following a tradition that started in the early 1880s in Munich, Germany, Georgetown proprietors EastBanc, Inc and Jamestown are embracing back-to-school fall festivities by spearheading a weekend-long Oktoberfest celebration in Cady's Alley ! On Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m., the Cady's Alley corridor will transform itself into a bona fide German Oktoberfest funfair with Bavarian food provided by Kafe Leopold, a soft pretzel cart, a two-story Central Beer Hall featuring authentic seasonal German brews, Alpine music and a Fun Zone filled with games and attractions.

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BBC News

'Giant swimming dinosaur' unearthed

A giant fossil, unearthed in the Sahara desert, has given scientists an unprecedented look at the largest-known carnivorous dinosaur: Spinosaurus. Scientists say the beast had flat, paddle-like feet and nostrils on top of its crocodilian head that would allow it to submerge with ease.

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National Geographic

Giant Spinosaurus Was Bigger Than T. Rex-And First Dinosaur Known to S

The biggest and the baddest among meat-eating dinosaurs, Spinosaurus may have also been the first dinosaur to take to the water, swimming in North Africa's rivers some 97 million years ago, researchers reported on Thursday. Floating like a crocodile to stalk prey, the 50-foot-long predator bore a massive sail on its back that would have risen from the water like a shark's fin.

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Progress slow in Nazi art restitution

In this Nov. 6, 2013 file picture a website, showing a painting by Henry Matisse entitled 'Sitzende Frau' which is part of the art found in Munich, Germany, as researchers of the Art Loss Register continue their work at their offices in London.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Freshnews

Transcatheter Technologies Will Report One-Year Follow-up Results for ...

Transcatheter Technologies GmbH, an emerging medical device company that is developing a third-generation transcatheter aortic valve implantation system - Trinity - will disclose the successful one-year follow-up results of its Trinity TAVI system that is designed to be the world's first 'truly repositionable' and best TAVI system. The clinical data will be presented during 'TCT 2014' on Monday, Sept.

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Deseret News

Have an unusual talent or ability? You might not want to go to school in DC

This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families. A Washington Post writer has stirred up a hornet's nest, reporting Monday that a 13-year-old Washington, D.C., piano prodigy was flushed out of the public school system and into homeschooling because the district was bureaucratically unable or unwilling to accommodate her unconventional training and performance schedule.

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