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citybizlist Dallas
Compatriot Capital Promotes Mark Van Kirkgraduate of Duke University with a Bachelor of Science degree in management sci
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 3 hours ago
graduate of Duke University with a Bachelor of Science degree in management science. He obtained his law degree from The University of Chicago School of Law and his Master of Business Administration degree from The University of Chicago. Van Kirk... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Writer, activist Shaun King coming to UC DavisUC Davis event is one of several planned speeches planned for King at schools a
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 hours ago
UC Davis event is one of several planned speeches planned for King at schools across the country, including New York City’s St. John's University, the University of Chicago and the University of Nevada in Reno, according to his Fa... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Critics call college rankings 'a joke' — here's why every list has a different No.1dominated the top three slots, with Harvard, Princeton, and Yale typically roun
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
dominated the top three slots, with Harvard, Princeton, and Yale typically rounding out the top three. In recent years, the University of Chicago has inched its way up the list and tied with Yale this year. The methodology includes both... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Critics call college rankings 'a joke' — here's why every list has a different No.1dominated the top three slots, with Harvard, Princeton, and Yale typically roun
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 hours ago
dominated the top three slots, with Harvard, Princeton, and Yale typically rounding out the top three. In recent years, the University of Chicago has inched its way up the list and tied with Yale this year. The methodology includes both... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
The Rev. Dr. John Burton Wolf Tulsa Unitarian Universalist Minister, Dies at 92of Science degree in pre-medicine and earned his Bachelor of Divinity Degree fr
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 13 hours ago
of Science degree in pre-medicine and earned his Bachelor of Divinity Degree from the Federated Theological Faculty of the University of Chicago in 1952. Dr. Wolf was awarded an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from Meadville Lombard Theological... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
How a woman's appearance affects her careerwomen to go to work ... and rise to the upper echelons of the organization. Not
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 hours ago
women to go to work ... and rise to the upper echelons of the organization. Not to sit there and manage their hair color." University of Chicago professor Jaclyn Wong says there are two aspects to what we consider "attractive:" the things we're... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it?single-payer systems haven’t been successful at the state-level so far in terms
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
single-payer systems haven’t been successful at the state-level so far in terms of implementation. Harold Pollack, a University of Chicago professor who has written extensively on health care policy, said he does not believe that single-payer... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it?single-payer systems haven’t been successful at the state-level so far in terms
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
single-payer systems haven’t been successful at the state-level so far in terms of implementation. Harold Pollack, a University of Chicago professor who has written extensively on health care policy, said he does not believe that single-payer... Read more
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The Hill
The Graham-Cassidy bill — it's not perfect, but it's better than ObamaCareplugs his nose, to choke it down. For starters the bill does repeal the indivi
The Hill / Posted 19 hours ago
plugs his nose, to choke it down. For starters the bill does repeal the individual and employer mandate. According to the University of Chicago economist, Casey Mulligan, the employer mandate has destroyed 250,000 jobs, and in addition has also... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
1 killed, 10 wounded in shootings, including man shot repairing van on Southwest Sidewoman was shot in the hand and taken to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center. The
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
woman was shot in the hand and taken to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center. The younger man was shot in the arm and taken to University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition, and the older man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his... Read more
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Slate
What Haunting Sound Does an Iceberg Make When It Breaks Off the Ice Shelf? Chicago Commuters Will Soon Find Out.a seven-minute audio track that simulates the sound of the Antarctic break. The
Slate / Posted yesterday
a seven-minute audio track that simulates the sound of the Antarctic break. Their work makes use of data gathered by University of Chicago glaciologist Douglas MacAyeal, who has studied Antarctic ice for 40 years. MacAyeal records... Read more
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metro
Depressed octopuses build 'blocks of flats' to avoid living aloneother’. But this commune proves that that isn’t always the case.The octopus tet
metro / Posted yesterday
other’. But this commune proves that that isn’t always the case.The octopus tetricus doesn’t want to live alone (Picture: University of Chicago) Octlantis isn’t the first octo-city to be discovered. In 2012, marine scientists found as many as 16... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
The effort to keep steel aliveWorks. Lynd, now 87, is a New Yorker who came to the Mahoning Valley in 1976 a
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Works. Lynd, now 87, is a New Yorker who came to the Mahoning Valley in 1976 after he received his law degree at the University of Chicago and got into labor law. “It was my way of relating to the rank and file labor movement,” Lynd... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Some North Okaloosa residents prefer virtual educationhim basically seamlessly to online education.” Cori’s husband, Michael, who ha
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
him basically seamlessly to online education.” Cori’s husband, Michael, who has a master’s degree in history from the University of Chicago and a doctoral degree from the University of Cincinnati, said, “We were a little nervous about that and... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What did Emanuel achieve in Israel?of Israeli and Chicago resources and brainpower have already proved successful
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
of Israeli and Chicago resources and brainpower have already proved successful with the recent opioid joint study by the University of Chicago, Harvard University and Israel's Ben Gurion University. The study is the first to quantify the impact... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chelsea Manning at Harvard: What was the dean thinking?Manning wouldn't have been the first criminal to wind up on a college faculty.
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Manning wouldn't have been the first criminal to wind up on a college faculty. As an undergraduate, I crossed paths at the University of Chicago with Professor Mark Benney, a precocious burglar in England before becoming an accomplished sociologist... Read more
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PR.com
RxFunction, Inc. Welcomes New DirectorLiving Proof, PerfectServe, Harvest Power, LogRhythm and Brainyak, Inc. Rinek
PR.com / Posted yesterday
Living Proof, PerfectServe, Harvest Power, LogRhythm and Brainyak, Inc. Rinek is a graduate of Denison University and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business where he earned his Master of Business Administration degree. He also holds... Read more
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TribLIVE
St. Vincent alum named to Trump’s Council of Economic Advisersfinal member to be appointed to the body. The widely-published Burkhauser went
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
final member to be appointed to the body. The widely-published Burkhauser went on to get his doctorate in economics at the University of Chicago. He currently is professor emeritus at Cornell University's Department of Policy Analysis and... Read more
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News 8000
5 things to do on Chicago's South Sidethe South Side has to offer, so he showed CNN some of his favorite spots:Explor
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
the South Side has to offer, so he showed CNN some of his favorite spots:Explore the Robie House The Robie House is on the University of Chicago campus in the Hyde Park neighborhood of the South Side. This Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house was... Read more
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Philly.com
With $1.4 million, Penn scientist to study why brain cells can't get rid of 'trash'diseases, such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinsons. The recipients of the fellowship
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
diseases, such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinsons. The recipients of the fellowships, awarded in honor of former University of Chicago president Hanna Holborn Gray, earn $80,000 a year for the first four years as they undergo postdoctoral... Read more
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The Scientist
How Microbes May Influence Our BehaviorLAB: Graduate students Liz Ziegler (left) and Haitao Wang (right), along with p
The Scientist / Posted yesterday
LAB: Graduate students Liz Ziegler (left) and Haitao Wang (right), along with postdoc Holly Lutz (center), work in the University of Chicago lab of Jack Gilbert to disentangle the connections between the microbiome and the brain.MELISSA DSOUZA,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
5 things to do on Chicago's South Sidethe South Side has to offer, so he showed CNN some of his favorite spots:Explor
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
the South Side has to offer, so he showed CNN some of his favorite spots:Explore the Robie House The Robie House is on the University of Chicago campus in the Hyde Park neighborhood of the South Side. This Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house was... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
5 things to do on Chicago's South Sidethe South Side has to offer, so he showed CNN some of his favorite spots:Explor
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
the South Side has to offer, so he showed CNN some of his favorite spots:Explore the Robie House The Robie House is on the University of Chicago campus in the Hyde Park neighborhood of the South Side. This Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house was... Read more
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The Hill
Despite rosy data, millions of Americans languish in povertyand Governance at the University of Washington. Allard is a nonresident senior
The Hill / Posted yesterday
and Governance at the University of Washington. Allard is a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution’s Metropolitan Policy Program and co-primary investigator of the Family Self-Sufficiency Data Center at the University of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
JPMorgan's $40M contribution will test argument that crime stems from lack of opportunityused as a litmus test of the commitment and fortitude of the residents who live
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
used as a litmus test of the commitment and fortitude of the residents who live in our most destitute neighborhoods. The University of Chicago Crime Lab will measure whether the intervention is working by tracking whether the participants are... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump, Charlottesville and the perils of “cultural relativism”Emily Robertson) of “The Case for Contention: Teaching Controversial Issues in
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Emily Robertson) of “The Case for Contention: Teaching Controversial Issues in American Schools,” recently published by University of Chicago Press. Yes, Russia hacked the DemocratsThere’s overwhelming evidence that Russia hacked Democrats —... Read more
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute
HHMI Selects 15 Hanna Gray Fellows to Support Diversity in SciencePuerto Rico). The program is named for Hanna Holborn Gray, former chair of the
Howard Hughes Medical Institute / Posted 2 days ago
Puerto Rico). The program is named for Hanna Holborn Gray, former chair of the HHMI Trustees and former president of the University of Chicago. Under Gray’s leadership, HHMI developed initiatives that foster diversity in science education. HHMI... Read more
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New York Post
How public schools are failing foster kidsAnd they were bullied by other students. It’s no wonder the outcomes for kids
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
And they were bullied by other students. It’s no wonder the outcomes for kids in foster care are so disheartening. A University of Chicago survey found that about a third of foster kids nationally earned neither a high-school diploma nor a... Read more
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Business Wire
Aristeia Capital Nominates Highly-Qualified Independent Candidates for Election to Sina Corporation’s Board of Directorsserved as CEO of companies in Asia, Europe and the United States. Mr. Manning i
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
served as CEO of companies in Asia, Europe and the United States. Mr. Manning is currently a Lecturer in Law at The University of Chicago Law School in Chicago, Illinois, where he has taught courses on Chinese corporate governance, private... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Thanks to science, we can hear the voices of icebergs. But are we listening?in the “White Wanderer” exhibit are composed from a collection of seismic data
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
in the “White Wanderer” exhibit are composed from a collection of seismic data recorded from 2001-2007 in Antarctica by University of Chicago glaciologist Douglas MacAyeal. For the last 40 years, MacAyeal has been traveling to Antarctica to... Read more
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Business Wire
Swagelok Company Appoints New President and Chief Operating Officermaster’s of business administration with concentrations in finance, accounting,
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
master’s of business administration with concentrations in finance, accounting, marketing and strategic management from the University of Chicago. He is active on the board of Young Life, a global non-profit organization dedicated to helping young... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
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News 8000
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
10 related articles
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KECI Missoula
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
10 related articles
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
10 related articles
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
10 related articles
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KRCR TV Redding
Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
It's wrong. But nonetheless it's been effective," Moulton told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "There's this yearning, I think, for for a new generation of Democrats... Read more
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The Manila Times
Why average-looking women are better than Supermodelsdepartment, or the janitorial service, then you might go for Marilen. That’s w
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
department, or the janitorial service, then you might go for Marilen. That’s what the experts would tell you. For one, University of Chicago professor Dario Maestripieri, in his article in Psychology Today on “The Truth About Why Beautiful... Read more
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Slate
Should a Judge Rely on the Law or His Own Common Sense?on How They Decide. Richard A. Posner is a judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for th
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
on How They Decide. Richard A. Posner is a judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, and a senior lecturer at the University of Chicago Law School. Jed S. Rakoff is a senior judge on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
States ranked by rates of prostate cancerProstate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic
Fremont Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Prostate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic prostatectomy on a patient at University of Chicago Medical Center using a da Vinci Si robotics system, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 in Chicago. A study, appearing in... Read more
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Missoulian
States ranked by rates of prostate cancerProstate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic
Missoulian / Posted 2 days ago
Prostate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic prostatectomy on a patient at University of Chicago Medical Center using a da Vinci Si robotics system, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 in Chicago. A study, appearing in... Read more
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The World
States ranked by rates of prostate cancerProstate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic
The World / Posted 2 days ago
Prostate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic prostatectomy on a patient at University of Chicago Medical Center using a da Vinci Si robotics system, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 in Chicago. A study, appearing in... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
States ranked by rates of prostate cancerProstate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic
The Times and Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
Prostate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic prostatectomy on a patient at University of Chicago Medical Center using a da Vinci Si robotics system, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 in Chicago. A study, appearing in... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
States ranked by rates of prostate cancerProstate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
Prostate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic prostatectomy on a patient at University of Chicago Medical Center using a da Vinci Si robotics system, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 in Chicago. A study, appearing in... Read more
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The Sentinel
States ranked by rates of prostate cancerProstate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic
The Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Prostate cancer rates in the US Dr. Greg Zagaja prepares to perform a robotic prostatectomy on a patient at University of Chicago Medical Center using a da Vinci Si robotics system, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 in Chicago. A study, appearing in... Read more
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