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People's Choice Award from Québec Science – Xavier Roucou's Research Team Awarded the Title of Discovery of the Year …

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SHERBROOKE, QC, March 31, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ – Xavier Roucou, PhD, and his research team have made an extraordinary discovery that is pushing back the limits of life and rocking the fields of medicine and biology: the existence of what has been termed alternative proteins.

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Big Bang Discovery: Physicists Hail Cosmic 'Holy Grail' As Nobel Prize Beckons

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An echo of the universe's cataclysmic birth has been detected by scientists in a landmark discovery described as the “Holy Grail” of cosmology. British physicists have called it the most significant finding in cosmological science in “years”. If confirmed, the findings are likely to win the team a Nobel prize for physics.

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Cancer Stem Cell Consortium members congratulate Dr. John Dick on breakthrough research in leukemia and stem cells

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OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ – Members of the Cancer Stem Cell Consortium (CSCC) today congratulated Dr. John Dick, a Senior Scientist at the University Health Network and Director of the Cancer Stem Cell Program of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, on major new findings published today in the journal Nature

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Twins GM Ryan has treatable form of cancer found in neck; won't be at start of spring training

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MINNEAPOLIS – Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan said Monday he has been diagnosed with cancer and he will not be with the team for the start of spring training so he can focus on treatment and recovery. The Twins released a statement from the 60-year-old Ryan that described the recent discovery of a lump in his neck by the team physician during a routine annual physical. The subsequent …

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Twins GM Ryan says he has treatable cancer

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Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan said Monday he has been diagnosed with cancer and he will not be with the team for the start of spring training so he can focus on treatment and recovery. The Twins released a statement from the 60-year-old Ryan that described the recent discovery of a lump in his neck by the team physician during a routine annual physical

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Head and neck cancer: mutation 'triggers cancer-causing gene'

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Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pennsylvania say they have discovered a mechanism which causes cancer activity to increase in head and neck cancer. The discovery may lead to new treatments for the disease.Senior author of the study, Dr

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A Novel Insight into Cardiac Function: Development of a New Model of Spontaneous Oscillatory Contraction

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Tokyo, Dec 17, 2013 – (ACN Newswire) – Beginning with their discovery of spontaneous oscillatory contraction (SPOC) of muscle, Prof. Shin'ichi Ishiwata and his team at Waseda University's Faculty of Science …

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A Novel Insight into Cardiac Function: Development of a New Model of Spontaneous Oscillatory Contraction

Discovery Communications, Time Warner Cable Renew Carriage Deal

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The companies included TV Everywhere rights in their latest agreement, which Discovery CEO David Zaslav and his team have said deserve additional money. read more

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When cancer can’t escape

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UB Professor Kate Rittenhouse-Olson and her team of researchers have developed a potential breakthrough in cancer treatment.

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Triple-Header Helps Kick Off Medicine Hat's New Synthetic Turf Sports Field

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High school football and many other team sports now have a state-of-the art home in Medicine Hat thanks to a new synthetic turf field. Officials from all levels of government attended a football triple-header today to mark the official opening of the field, located beside the soon-to-be-expanded Medicine Hat Family Leisure Centre.

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