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Scientists use artificial womb to support premature lambs

Researchers hope one day the same technology could work the same on human babies. The artificial womb is made up of a clear plastic bag that is filled with synthetic amniotic fluid. Davey, PhD , who...

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Audit: University of California Hid $175M in Secret Fund

Audit: University of California Hid $175M in Secret Fund

According to the LA Times , the audit said that "10 executives in the Office of the President whose compensation we analyzed were paid a total of $3.7 million in fiscal year 2014-15 - over $700,000...

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North Korea: Washington and Seoul pledge 'swift punitive measures'

North Korea: Washington and Seoul pledge 'swift punitive measures'

North Korea's growing nuclear and missile threat is a major security challenge confronting President Donald Trump, who has vowed to prevent North Korea from being able to hit the United States with a...

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Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United

Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United

According to a Thursday release from the Chicago firm of Corboy & Demetrio, the sides reached a settlement that "includes a provision that the amount remain confidential". The four officers who fo...

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An Artificial Womb Has Successfully Grown A Lamb For Four Weeks

The eight fetal lambs that were tested in the device seemed to develop as they normally would in womb, some even grew a little wool. Another important characteristic of the artificial womb is that...

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Position Held by Security Asset Management

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Position Held by Security Asset Management

American National Bank now owns 1,919 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 508 shares during the last quarter. This trial will assess the potential...

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Facebook policies questioned after Cleveland slaying video

Facebook policies questioned after Cleveland slaying video

Robert Godwin, Sr. was shot and killed on a Cleveland street Easter Sunday. Stephens made Godwin say her name before he killed him and posted the video on Facebook . The man wanted in connection with...

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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

The majority of prescription drug abusers report that they obtain drugs from friends and family, including from the home medicine cabinet. The initiative is created to address a vital public safet...

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Relay for Life aims to end cancer

Relay for Life aims to end cancer

The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminish...

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Scientists successfully grow premature lamb in an artificial womb

Scientists successfully grow premature lamb in an artificial womb

Instead, blood is pumped by the heart via the umbilical cord into a machine placed outside the artificial womb and acts as a substitute for the placenta. "If we can create the environment that will ...

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USA vows to force N.Korea back to nuclear talks

The sudden and unannounced move came only six days after U.S. Forces Korea secured the land to deploy the system, known as the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD. In this Monday, April 24, ...

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Philippine troops, suspected militants clash; 9 dead

Philippine troops, suspected militants clash; 9 dead

The clash happened two days after the United States Embassy warned Americans of what it called "unsubstantiated yet credible" information of possible kidnappings by terrorists in Bohol and other are...

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LS passes bill to bring reforms in transport sector

LS passes bill to bring reforms in transport sector

The minister said once the changes are incorporated in the law, it would be impossible for anyone including VIPs like politicians to obtain driving licence without tests. To ensure hassle-free and qui...

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North Korea vows response to 'reckless' US Navy move

North Korea vows response to 'reckless' US Navy move

The rogue nation is vowing tough counteraction to any military moves that might follow the US Navy's decision to send the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier and its battle group to waters off the Kore...

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Origin Energy secures more SA solar power

Origin Energy secures more SA solar power

But investors got more bang for their buck: renewable energy capacity increased by 138.5 gigawatts, 8% more than the 127.5 gigawatts added the year before, AP reported. Indeed, production from solar, ...

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Grey Hair Linked To Increased Risk Of Heart Disease In Men

Grey Hair Linked To Increased Risk Of Heart Disease In Men

The current study assessed the prevalence of grey hair in patients with coronary artery disease and whether it was an independent risk marker of that disorder. Dr. Samuel concluded, "If our findings a...

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Video shows passenger forcibly removed from overbooked flight

Video shows passenger forcibly removed from overbooked flight

It all spiraled out of control when the airline asked if four passengers would voluntarily get off the flight heading to Louisville because it was oversold and they needed those seats for airline empl...

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Scotland first in UK to offer HIV prevention drug PrEP on NHS

Scotland first in UK to offer HIV prevention drug PrEP on NHS

By delivering this treatment on the NHS to those most at risk - and combining it with other vital tools in our HIV prevention armoury, such as condom use, regular testing, and early diagnosis and trea...

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Sensex, Nifty open with tepid gains; Infosys bounces back over 1%

Sensex, Nifty open with tepid gains; Infosys bounces back over 1%

Infosys climbed almost 2 percent ahead of its quarterly earnings due on Thursday. On Friday, the NSE Nifty fell by 63.65 points or 0.69 per cent at 9,198.30 points, and the BSE Sensex closed at 29,7...

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Haley: Syria Regime Change 'We Think Is Going to Happen'

Haley: Syria Regime Change 'We Think Is Going to Happen'

Trump administration officials on Sunday blamed Russian inaction for enabling a deadly poison gas attack against Syrian civilians last week as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson prepared to explain...

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