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Newswise: LIVERMORE LAB-LED STUDY FINDS ANY SINGLE HAIR FROM THE HUMAN BODY CAN BE USED FOR IDENTIFICATION

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LIVERMORE LAB-LED STUDY FINDS ANY SINGLE HAIR FROM THE HUMAN BODY CAN BE USED FOR IDENTIFICATION

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Any single hair from anywhere on the human body can be used to identify a person. This conclusion is one of the key findings from a study by a team of researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Michigan State University.

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Article ID: 714491

Mayo once again ranked among ‘Best Children’s Hospitals’ by U.S. News & World Report

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Children's Center has again been ranked as one of the top-performing children's hospitals in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota on U.S. News & World Report's 2019–2020 "Best Children's Hospitals" rankings.

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Article ID: 714490

NewYork-Presbyterian Among Nation’s Best in Every Specialty Featured in U.S. News and World Report “Best Children’s Hospitals” Survey

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

For the 13th year in a row, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital ranks in more pediatric specialties than any other New York hospital in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children’s Hospitals.”

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17-Jun-2019 6:00 PM EDT
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Newswise: Nancy S. Forster joins Glaucoma Research Foundation Board of Directors

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Nancy S. Forster joins Glaucoma Research Foundation Board of Directors

Glaucoma Research Foundation

Nancy and Pat Forster chaired Glaucoma Research Foundation’s 2019 Annual Glaucoma 360 Gala, raising a record $660,000 to advance glaucoma research and education programs.

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17-Jun-2019 7:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Stuart McClure, Founder of Cylance, Urges Graduates to Never Give Up in Commencement Address

Article ID: 714496

Stuart McClure, Founder of Cylance, Urges Graduates to Never Give Up in Commencement Address

University of California, Irvine, Paul Merage School of Business

Stuart McClure, founder of Cylance and the 2019 distinguished executive Commencement speaker, urged the nearly 850 graduates across programs — from MBA to Specialty Masters to PhD to undergraduate — to push through fear, never let others define their limitations, be humble and kind, and, most of all, never give up.

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Newswise: New Grant Funds Anti-Aging Study

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New Grant Funds Anti-Aging Study

Texas Biomedical Research Institute

The William and Ella Owens Medical Research Foundation has awarded Texas Biomed Associate Professor Marcel Daadi, Ph.D., with a grant of more than $100,000 to test a promising FDA-approved drug for reversing age-related cognitive decline and memory deficits observed in aged baboons.

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Newswise: Supercomputers Aid in Novel Simulations of Gamma Ray Generation Research
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Supercomputers Aid in Novel Simulations of Gamma Ray Generation Research

University of California San Diego

UC San Diego mechanical and aerospace engineering graduate student Tao Wang recently demonstrated how an extremely strong magnetic field, similar to that on the surface of a neutron star, can be not only generated but also detected using an x-ray laser inside a solid material.

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Article ID: 714202

Shedding Light on ‘Black Box’ of Inpatient Opioid Use

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

People who receive opioids for the first time while hospitalized have double the risk of continuing to receive opioids for months after discharge compared with their hospitalized peers who are not given opioids. The findings are among the first to shed light on in-patient opioid prescribing.

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