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New Kerala
Tapeworm drug could cure Zika virus infection - newkerala.com #111658or halt the progress of the Zika virus in lab-grown human neural cells. The re
Tapeworm drug could cure Zika virus infection - newkerala.com #111658
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
or halt the progress of the Zika virus in lab-grown human neural cells. The research collaboration includes teams from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, the US National Institutes of Health and Florida State University. "It... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Drug to treat parasites, liver disease shows promise for Zikaa group of Johns Hopkins scientists have found three existing drugs that show p
Drug to treat parasites, liver disease shows promise for Zika
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
a group of Johns Hopkins scientists have found three existing drugs that show promise in treating the disease. A team from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine joined researchers from Florida State University and the National Institutes... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Aileen Abigail Campbell McCausey, nurse and artist, dieswent back to school to receive her certification from the American College of N
Aileen Abigail Campbell McCausey, nurse and artist, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
went back to school to receive her certification from the American College of Nurse Midwifery at the School of Hygiene at the Johns Hopkins University. She worked as a nurse-midwife and registered nurse until 1985. "Mom was a wonderful human... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Lewis Museum names executive director, Wanda Draperchildren; two grandchildren Education: Bachelor's in journalism from the Unive
Lewis Museum names executive director, Wanda Draper
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
children; two grandchildren Education: Bachelor's in journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park; attended the Johns Hopkins University School of Contemporary Studies and the University of Maryland School of Law Career: Panelist... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Some hope virtual colonoscopies lead to more cancer screeningstick to the traditional procedure, said Dr. Karen Horton, chair and professor
Some hope virtual colonoscopies lead to more cancer screening
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
stick to the traditional procedure, said Dr. Karen Horton, chair and professor of radiology and radiological science at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Virtual colonoscopy "is really for the screening of average-risk patients,"... Read more
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The Hill
Will the US and Canada start a trade war over lumber?our best foreign customer, Canada. Sands is a senior research professor and di
Will the US and Canada start a trade war over lumber?
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
our best foreign customer, Canada. Sands is a senior research professor and director of the Center for Canadian Studies at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and the G. Robert Ross Distinguished Visiting... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore solicitor was too good for unjustified firingwas United States attorney for Maryland from 1967 to 1970 and state attorney ge
Baltimore solicitor was too good for unjustified firing
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
was United States attorney for Maryland from 1967 to 1970 and state attorney general from 1979 to 1987. Shale D. Stiller (shale.stiller@dlapiper.com) is a partner in DLA Piper's Baltimore office and a longtime trustee of the Johns Hopkins Univers... Read more
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The Christian Post
LGBT Talking Points 'Not Supported by Scientific Evidence,' Report Finds; How Will Gays Respond?Hardly! One of the authors, Dr. Lawrence S. Mayer, "is a scholar in residence
LGBT Talking Points 'Not Supported by Scientific Evidence,' Report Finds; How Will Gays Respond?
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
Hardly! One of the authors, Dr. Lawrence S. Mayer, "is a scholar in residence in the Department of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a professor of statistics and biostatistics at Arizona State... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Growing research finds psychedelics effective in treating diseasetried to quit smoking for years, but no cessation technique worked until he use
Growing research finds psychedelics effective in treating disease
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
tried to quit smoking for years, but no cessation technique worked until he used a psychedelic drug. Researchers with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine gave the 69-year-old a derivative of psychedelic mushrooms similar to LSD, or... Read more
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PhysOrg
Defects, electrons, and a long-standing controversyproperties. Applying two well-known crystal growth techniques—floating zone an
Defects, electrons, and a long-standing controversy
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
properties. Applying two well-known crystal growth techniques—floating zone and aluminum flux synthesis—scientists from The Johns Hopkins University examined a series of high-quality SmB6 single crystals with aluminum impurities (defects) as... Read more
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PhysOrg
Can one cosmic enigma help solve another? Astrophysicists argue fast radio bursts could provide clues to dark matterClampin (STScI),G. Hartig (STScI), G. Illingworth (UCO/Lick Observatory), the A
Can one cosmic enigma help solve another? Astrophysicists argue fast radio bursts could provide clues to dark matter
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Clampin (STScI),G. Hartig (STScI), G. Illingworth (UCO/Lick Observatory), the ACS Science Team and ESA Astrophysicists from the Johns Hopkins University have proposed a clever new way of shedding light on the mystery of dark matter, believed to make... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Now-and-then pictures: Hutzler Reading Room at Johns Hopkins UniversityTHEN: Students study in the Albert D. Hutzler Reading Room in Gilman Hall on th
Now-and-then pictures: Hutzler Reading Room at Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
THEN: Students study in the Albert D. Hutzler Reading Room in Gilman Hall on the Johns Hopkins University Homewood campus in the 1930s. (Baltimore Sun files, 1930s) NOW: The Hutzler Reading Room in Gilman Hall, shown in 2016, is now open 24 hours a... Read more
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Newsmax
STEREO-B Spacecraft Contact Re-established by NASA's Deep Space Networkto see the entire star, not just the side facing Earth," wrote CBS News. "The
STEREO-B Spacecraft Contact Re-established by NASA's Deep Space Network
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
to see the entire star, not just the side facing Earth," wrote CBS News. "The spacecraft were built and are managed by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland. Years beyond the original two-year mission... Read more
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dna
Mobile towers are absolutely safe, says DoT secyIndia's telecom secretary J S Deepak, who was also the health communications sp
Mobile towers are absolutely safe, says DoT secy
dna / Posted 6 days ago
India's telecom secretary J S Deepak, who was also the health communications specialist with the Johns Hopkins University earlier, knows a thing or two about creating awareness. "You can toil for years to spread a positive message about good health... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar stormmaking it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operatio
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar storm
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
making it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operations manager for the STEREO mission at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, said in a statement when his team began waiting for STEREO-B's... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar stormmaking it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operatio
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar storm
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
making it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operations manager for the STEREO mission at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, said in a statement when his team began waiting for STEREO-B's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NASA has found a spacecraft that's been lost for two yearsmaking it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operatio
NASA has found a spacecraft that's been lost for two years
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
making it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operations manager for the STEREO mission at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, said in a statement when his team began waiting for STEREO-B's... Read more
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The Morning Call
NASA has found a spacecraft that's been lost for two yearsmaking it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operatio
NASA has found a spacecraft that's been lost for two years
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
making it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operations manager for the STEREO mission at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, said in a statement when his team began waiting for STEREO-B's... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
NASA has found a spacecraft that's been lost for two yearsmaking it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operatio
NASA has found a spacecraft that's been lost for two years
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
making it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operations manager for the STEREO mission at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, said in a statement when his team began waiting for STEREO-B's... Read more
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The Record
NASA just found a spacecraft that’s been lost for two yearsmaking it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operatio
NASA just found a spacecraft that’s been lost for two years
The Record / Posted 7 days ago
making it the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, mission operations manager for the STEREO mission at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, said in a statement when his team began waiting for STEREO-B's... Read more
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Business Insider
NASA may have less than 2 minutes to rescue its long-lost spacecraftand lose contact. (The sun is "the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Oss
NASA may have less than 2 minutes to rescue its long-lost spacecraft
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
and lose contact. (The sun is "the biggest source of noise in the sky," Dan Ossing, STEREO's mission operations manager at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, told NASA.) The 72-hour and 20-minute test succeeded. But then... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
For some companies, Zika means businessEbola research to be used instead on Zika, and efforts to develop a vaccine are
For some companies, Zika means business
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Ebola research to be used instead on Zika, and efforts to develop a vaccine are underway at the University of Maryland, the Johns Hopkins University, and at other academic institutions, pharmaceutical and biotech companies and government... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, diesGifford was a member of Phi Delta Kappa, an honorary education professional fra
Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Gifford was a member of Phi Delta Kappa, an honorary education professional fraternity. He was president and treasurer of the Johns Hopkins University chapter. He and his wife worked together in support of the American Field Service, which... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Bruce E. Packham, Timonium electrical engineer, diesPark. He served in Army counterintelligence from 1955 until 1963, and while st
Bruce E. Packham, Timonium electrical engineer, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Park. He served in Army counterintelligence from 1955 until 1963, and while stationed at Fort Holabird, he began attending the Johns Hopkins University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. Mr. Packham was hired in 1963... Read more
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CBS News
After 22 months, NASA hears from "lost" spacecraftallowing scientists to see the entire star, not just the side facing Earth. The
After 22 months, NASA hears from "lost" spacecraft
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
allowing scientists to see the entire star, not just the side facing Earth. The spacecraft were built and are managed by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Md. Years beyond the original two-year mission duration,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Morbidly obese individuals more likely to experience heart failure, say researchersM.D., M.H.S., assistant professor of medicine and member of the Ciccarone Cente
Morbidly obese individuals more likely to experience heart failure, say researchers
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
M.D., M.H.S., assistant professor of medicine and member of the Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. "Even with diet and exercise, people struggle to lose weight and keep it... Read more
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MedCity News
Your critical medical supplies could be a drone awaya publicly available, robust study of the use of drones in the field,” said Tim
Your critical medical supplies could be a drone away
MedCity News / Posted 8 days ago
a publicly available, robust study of the use of drones in the field,” said Timothy Amukele,an assistant professor with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine by phone. “The hype is ahead of the reality, honestly.” In his mind, the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Leader of small pox eradication dies in USthe last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe
Leader of small pox eradication dies in US
Sky News Australia / Posted 8 days ago
the last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe out the disease, Henderson became dean of the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health from 1977 to 1990, expanding the school's reach and making it... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Donald A Henderson, who led effort to eradicate smallpox, dies at 87the last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe
Donald A Henderson, who led effort to eradicate smallpox, dies at 87
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
the last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe out the disease, Henderson became dean of the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health from 1977 to 1990, expanding the school's reach and making it... Read more
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dna
Donald Henderson, who led effort to eradicate smallpox, dies at 87the last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe
Donald Henderson, who led effort to eradicate smallpox, dies at 87
dna / Posted 8 days ago
the last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe out the disease, Henderson became dean of the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health from 1977 to 1990, expanding the school's reach and making it... Read more
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Raw Story
Donald Henderson, who led effort to eradicate smallpox, dies at 87the last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe
Donald Henderson, who led effort to eradicate smallpox, dies at 87
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
the last smallpox outbreak in Europe, the WHO said. After the campaign to wipe out the disease, Henderson became dean of the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health from 1977 to 1990, expanding the school’s reach and making it... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
New Study Finds that Millions of U.S. Students are Under-Challenged in School - DURHAM NC — Millions of U.S. students are being under-challenged by an American educational system that overemphasizes age-based curriculum according to a new resear...challenged.” The authors looked at both nationwide and state-specific testing
New Study Finds that Millions of U.S. Students are Under-Challenged in School - DURHAM NC — Millions of U.S. students are being under-challenged by an American educational system that overemphasizes age-based curriculum according to a new resear...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
challenged.” The authors looked at both nationwide and state-specific testing data. The policy brief, published by the Johns Hopkins University Institute for Education Policy, is titled “How Can So Many Students Be Invisible? Large... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore's 'Blue Book,' a relic of 19th-century elite, persists todayBlue Book has been a guide to unveil a legacy of discrimination in the city. W
Baltimore's 'Blue Book,' a relic of 19th-century elite, persists today
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Blue Book has been a guide to unveil a legacy of discrimination in the city. While preparing her doctoral dissertation at the Johns Hopkins University on housing segregation in Baltimore, she found that old habits die hard. "One thing that it's... Read more
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Newsmax
More Evidence Ties Insurance Coverage to Cancer Survivalthose with insurance, according to the results in the journal Cancer. In the s
More Evidence Ties Insurance Coverage to Cancer Survival
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
those with insurance, according to the results in the journal Cancer. In the second study, senior author Dr. Judy Huang of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore and her colleagues identified almost 13,700 new cases of... Read more
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FOX News
More evidence ties insurance coverage to cancer survivalaccording to the results in the journal Cancer. More on this... In the second
More evidence ties insurance coverage to cancer survival
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
according to the results in the journal Cancer. More on this... In the second study, senior author Dr. Judy Huang of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore and her colleagues identified almost 13,700 new cases of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Diet that tackles high blood pressure can also fight goutis virtually no clinical trial evidence to inform food choice by physicians and
Diet that tackles high blood pressure can also fight gout
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
is virtually no clinical trial evidence to inform food choice by physicians and patients. Stephen Juraschek, MD, PhD, of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and his colleagues looked at the potential of the Dietary Approaches To Stop... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
SAIS and Your Inside Connection to the IMFcentre of learning for working at the IMF is undoubtedly the School of Advanced
SAIS and Your Inside Connection to the IMF
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 13 days ago
centre of learning for working at the IMF is undoubtedly the School of Advanced International Studies, SAIS, part of the Johns Hopkins University located in Washington, DC. SAIS offers graduate programs in international economics as well as... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
University of Maryland, Baltimore County under federal investigation for handling of alleged sexual assaultthe federal Title IX gender equity law. The Education Department is also invest
University of Maryland, Baltimore County under federal investigation for handling of alleged sexual assault
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
the federal Title IX gender equity law. The Education Department is also investigating cases at Frostburg State University, the Johns Hopkins University, Morgan State University, Mount St. Mary's University and St. Mary's College of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Some ICU patients exhibit depression symptomsto work and being able to take on previous roles in life," senior study author
Some ICU patients exhibit depression symptoms
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
to work and being able to take on previous roles in life," senior study author Dr. Dale Needham, M.D., professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, said in a news release. amcdaniels@baltsun.com Twitter.com/an... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study reveals 1 in 3 people experience depression symptoms after ICU staysays study coauthor O. Joseph Bienvenu, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of psy
Study reveals 1 in 3 people experience depression symptoms after ICU stay
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
says study coauthor O. Joseph Bienvenu, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. "Not only can people with depression have slower physical recovery, but they... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
DASH diet could be effective, non-pharmacologic approach to prevent gout flaresis virtually no clinical trial evidence to inform food choice by physicians and
DASH diet could be effective, non-pharmacologic approach to prevent gout flares
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
is virtually no clinical trial evidence to inform food choice by physicians and patients. Stephen Juraschek, MD, PhD, of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and his colleagues looked at the potential of the Dietary Approaches To Stop... Read more
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PhysOrg
Twenty-five little bones tell a puzzling story about early primate evolutionIndia, appear to be the most primitive primate bones yet discovered, according
Twenty-five little bones tell a puzzling story about early primate evolution
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
India, appear to be the most primitive primate bones yet discovered, according to an analysis led by researchers from The Johns Hopkins University and Des Moines University. Their assessment of the bones, belonging to ancient, rat-sized,... Read more
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New Kerala
Diet designed to lower BP improves gout blood marker too - newkerala.com #105302gout. A dietary approach to prevent gout should be considered first line therap
Diet designed to lower BP improves gout blood marker too - newkerala.com #105302
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
gout. A dietary approach to prevent gout should be considered first line therapy," said Edgar R. Miller III, Professor at the Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, US. The higher a participants' baseline uric acid levels, the more dramatic was the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Mayor Nominee Pugh Reacts To DOJ Reportover a period of time, and I think we are working in that direction.” Doug War
Baltimore Mayor Nominee Pugh Reacts To DOJ Report
CBS Baltimore / Posted 17 days ago
over a period of time, and I think we are working in that direction.” Doug Ward, a law enforcement expert and director of the Johns Hopkins University division of public safety leadership, told WJZ the reforms could take as few as five years or as... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Class action lawsuit filed over Johns Hopkins University's retirement planA class action lawsuit was filed Thursday against the Johns Hopkins University
Class action lawsuit filed over Johns Hopkins University's retirement plan
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
A class action lawsuit was filed Thursday against the Johns Hopkins University on behalf of 24,000 faculty and staff contending that the university's $4.3 billion retirement plan charged excessive fees and offered poorly performing funds. The St.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Kevin Davis pledges to reform Baltimore police under next administration: 'It's an opportunity to get better'certainly doesn't condemn us to repeat those mistakes," she said. "It gives us
Kevin Davis pledges to reform Baltimore police under next administration: 'It's an opportunity to get better'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
certainly doesn't condemn us to repeat those mistakes," she said. "It gives us a path forward." Douglas Ward, director of the Johns Hopkins University division of public safety leadership, said continuity in the Police Department would benefit the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New disease gene linked to shortened telomeres appears to raise risk of pulmonary fibrosis-emphysematelomeres — the protective "caps" or ends of chromosomes. As Mary Armanios, M.
New disease gene linked to shortened telomeres appears to raise risk of pulmonary fibrosis-emphysema
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
telomeres — the protective "caps" or ends of chromosomes. As Mary Armanios, M.D., an associate professor of oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and her colleagues report in the August 10 issue of Science Translational... Read more
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dna
Scientists identify brain's 'physics engine'all the time to prepare us for when we need to act in the world," said lead aut
Scientists identify brain's 'physics engine'
dna / Posted 20 days ago
all the time to prepare us for when we need to act in the world," said lead author Jason Fischer, an assistant professor at the Johns Hopkins University in the US. "It is among the most important aspects of cognition for survival. But there has... Read more
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asianage
Researchers identify brain’s ‘physics engine’all the time to prepare us for when we need to act in the world,” said lead aut
Researchers identify brain’s ‘physics engine’
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
all the time to prepare us for when we need to act in the world,” said lead author Jason Fischer, an assistant professor at the Johns Hopkins University in the US. “It is among the most important aspects of cognition for survival. But there has been... Read more
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