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Ferrara, Italy Newswire

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  1. Ring Around Quartet and Consort: "Frottole: Popular Songs of Renaissance Italy"Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Opera News

    I n Renaissance Italy, the term "frottola" applied to light, strophic songs, and with their flexible format they have provided material for early-music ensembles ranging from amateur recorder groups to high-level professional performers. The three or four parts can be sung or played in various combinations, and opportunities for improvisation abound.

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  2. Use of cell-free microRNA as potential cancer biomarkers made...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | EurekAlert!

    July 28, 2015 -- Droplet Digital PCR has been shown to be a useful tool for the identification of microRNAs circulating in the blood that could serve as potential cancer biomarkers. A study in the journal Oncotarget further supports these findings and identifies a novel miRNA that shows great potential for breast cancer diagnosis.

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  3. 'Po Valley Energy Limited (PVE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review' PublishedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | PR-inside.com

    Po Valley Energy Limited is an oil and gas exploration and development company. The company operates two gas treatment plants.

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  4. A History of Neuroscience SymposiumRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Nature Neuroscience

    Dr. Marco Piccolino, from the University of Ferrara, Italy Dr. Lazaros C. Triarhou, from the University of Macedonia, Greece Dr. Zoltan Molnar, from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom Prof. S. Hochstein, from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Prof.

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  5. July on track to set new hear recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | ANSA.it

    Rome, July 17 - As Italians sweltered under a relentless sun, seeking relief with fans, frosty drinks, and fountains, experts forecast new records may be set. "July 2015 has everything it takes to be among the hottest ever," says Edoardo Ferrara, meteorologist with 3bmeteo.com.

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  6. HealthOldest evidence of dental work discovered in ancient molarA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | RedOrbit

    A recently-discovered tooth shows that the art of dentistry is at least 5,000 years older than previously expected, as the 14,000-year-old infected molar shows signs of being cleaned by flint tools, according to research published in the journal Scientific Reports . In addition to representing the oldest known dentistry, paleoanthropologist Stefano Benazzi of the University of Bologna and his colleagues told Discovery News that the archeological find is also the oldest example of an operative manual intervention on a pathological condition.

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  7. Oldest-known dentistry found in 14,000-year-old toothRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    An infected tooth partially cleaned with flint tools represents the oldest known dentistry, according to a new international study on a 14,000-year-old molar. The find represents the oldest archaeological example of an operative manual intervention on a pathological condition, according to researchers led by Stefano Benazzi, a paleoanthropologist at the University of Bologna .

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  8. Electron Microscope Detects 14,000-Year-Old Dental TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Archaeology

    Stefano Benazzi of the University of Bologna and Marco Peresani of the University of Ferrara found microscopic markings on the surface of a large cavity in a 14,000-year-old molar that "were the result of a variety of gestures and movements associated with slicing a microlithic point in different directions," Benazzi told Discovery News . They then conducted tests on the enamel of three molars with wood, bone, and microlithic points to confirm that the infected tissue in the ancient cavity had been picked away from the tooth with a small, sharp stone tool.

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  9. First dental operation was performed 14,000 years ago: StudyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Nerve News

    While analysing the skeleton of a caveman found in Italy's Dolomite Mountains in 1988, Italian researchers have found a dental tool that led them to conclude that the first operation for toothache was performed 14,000 years ago. A report published in Scientific Reports journal said scientists from the Italian universities of Bologna and Ferrara found a tiny flint tool, called a microlith, that was used to file away a rotting cavity to halt infection in the skeleton's molar tooth, the Local reported on Wednesday.

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  10. Remembering Cardinal BiffiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | News Max

    Cardinal Giacomo Biffi, the archbishop emeritus of Bologna who died on Saturday at age 87, had a surname that every bit reflected his robust and, at times, prophetic and pugnacious defense of the Catholic faith. In his later years, he became an expert in identifying characteristics of the Antichrist, and predicted the tyranny of an "ideology of homosexuality" that threatened to usher in a new form of persecution.

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  11. Scientists at University of York discover links between your genes and the language you speakRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Art Daily

    Academics at the University of York have discovered a correlation between genetic and linguistic diversity and concluded that at least in Europe people who speak different languages are also more likely to have a different genetic make-up. The study, led by Professor Giuseppe Longobardi in York's Department of Language and Linguistic Science, in collaboration with geneticists and linguists at the Universities of Ferrara and Modena and Reggio Emilia in Italy, has discovered that language proves a better predictor of genetic differences than the geographical distribution of population.

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  12. Kabra and Piovan form JV in IndiaRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Plastics News

    ... Maria di Sala, Italy. Piovan in January bought a majority stake in Penta, which is based in Poggio Renatico, Ferrara, Italy. Within the plastics industry, Penta targets PVC dry blend manufacturing and compounding. Executives at Piovan's Indian ...

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  13. 'Love Among the Ruins' ('Amore tra le rovine'): Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... and professors telling how they stumbled into moviemaking in the silent era and marshaled neighbors in Ferrara, Italy to make a movie with them. After hearing some speculations (was it suppressed by Fascists? killed by a bad review?) about how that ...

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  14. Kabra, Piovan form JV in IndiaRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Plastics News

    ... Maria di Sala, Italy. Piovan in January bought a majority stake in Penta, which is based in Poggio Renatico, Ferrara, Italy. Within the plastics industry, Penta targets PVC dry blend manufacturing and compounding. Executives at Piovan's Indian ...

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  15. Hera S.p.A. (HER) - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company offers environmental, water and energy services. Its business activities include water, energy, environment, and innovation and services.

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  16. Evaluation of a protocol for vancomycin administration in critically...Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | BioMed Central

    Department of Morphology, Surgery and Experimental Medicine, Section of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sant'Anna Hospital, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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  17. 'ZeroZeroZero', by Roberto SavianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Financial Times

    In the summer of 2009, I was invited to take part in a public discussion on organised crime. The panel was part of the summer festival that the Italian news magazine Internazionale mounts every year in the exquisite city of Ferrara.

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  18. 'ZeroZeroZero', by Roberto SavianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Financial Times

    In the summer of 2009, I was invited to take part in a public discussion on organised crime. The panel was part of the summer festival that the Italian news magazine Internazionale mounts every year in the exquisite city of Ferrara.

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  19. BREMF: Vespers From An Italian Renaissance Convent, St Paul's Church, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Argus

    There is a surreal dichotomy between the haven-like atmosphere of the mid-19th century St Paul's Church and the bustle of the notoriously busy city street it is part of. At one unavoidably comical point during these beautiful renditions of ancient pieces, organist Claire Williams admirably avoided being distracted by the certain hammer of a dancebeat, audible from a bar beyond the stained glass windows of the hushed space.

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  20. ViAle Gelateria in Lynbrook offers authentic Italian flavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Newsday

    Lynbrook's new gelateria has a definite Italian accent: Owner Anna Franchi and her family recently moved to the South Shore from Ferrara in Italy, and while her 11-year-old daughter now speaks English fluently, Franchi's delivery is a charming combination of two languages along with a few illustrative hand gestures. Lynbrook's new gelateria has a definite Italian accent: Owner Anna Franchi and her family recently moved to the South Shore from Ferrara in Italy, and while her 11-year-old daughter now speaks English fluently, Franchi's delivery is a charming combination of two languages along with a few illustrative hand gestures.

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