Archive: 15/05/2009

Discovery of facial malformation gene

( -- The first specific genetic mutation which can cause a potentially serious facial disfigurement has been identified by researchers at Oxford University. The finding, published online in the American Journal ...

dateMay 15, 2009 in Genetics
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A third dimension for mobile phones

( -- Three-dimensional viewing has not yet made it in a big way onto our television and cinema screens. According to European researchers, the story of 3-D TV is set to be quite different with mobile devices, ...

dateMay 15, 2009 in Engineering
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GlaxoSmithKline taking pandemic vaccine orders

(AP) -- Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline said Friday it has received orders from several countries to stockpile pandemic vaccine as soon as it gets the vaccine's key ingredient from the World Health Organization.

dateMay 15, 2009 in Medications
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Judge rules family can't refuse chemo for boy

(AP) -- A Minnesota judge ruled Friday that a 13-year-old cancer patient must be evaluated by a doctor to determine if the boy would benefit from restarting chemotherapy over his parents' objections.

dateMay 15, 2009 in Cancer
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