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Article ID: 714377

ARK report finds that majority of people in NI not prejudiced towards transgender people

Queen's University Belfast

A research study on public attitudes towards transgender people has been released today (Friday 14 June) at The MAC Belfast by ARK – a joint initiative between Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University.

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14-Jun-2019 4:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 714270

New Jersey Hospital Helps Pioneer Unique Personalized Immunotherapy for Metastatic Melanoma

Atlantic Health System

Atlantic Melanoma Center is among the nation’s leading cancer programs participating in the clinical trials of a new type of personalized immunotherapy known as TIL (tumor infiltrating lymphocyte) therapy, in which the patient’s own immune system cells are removed from his/her tumor, treated with an immune booster and then infused back into the patient, along with a medication that stimulates the immune system. Iovance Biotherapeutics is developing TIL therapy for soild tumors and is currently conducting the pivotal study innovaTIL-01 in patients with metastatic melanoma. Atlantic Melanoma Center at Morristown Medical Center is the only site in New Jersey to treat patients with this unique experimental therapy.

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14-Jun-2019 12:00 AM EDT
Newswise: Inside the mind of the online shopper

Article ID: 714376

Inside the mind of the online shopper

University of Delaware

A new study found online shoppers are more concerned with finding a good deal, whereas offline shoppers care more about the overall quality and purchase of the experience. Type of purchase, age and gender are also key factors that factor into online vs. offline consumer behavior.

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13-Jun-2019 8:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 714375

Texas A&M corn breeder looking to build a better bourbon

Texas A&M AgriLife

Dr. Seth Murray may have more than a casual interest in National Bourbon Day on June 14.

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13-Jun-2019 6:05 PM EDT

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Newswise: Vitamin D metabolite helps stop drug-resistant cancer

Article ID: 714374

Vitamin D metabolite helps stop drug-resistant cancer

South Dakota State University

The vitamin D metabolite calcitriol and its analog calcipotriol can block one of the mechanisms through which cancer cells gain resistance to chemotherapy drugs—and can selectively kill those drug-resistant cells.

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13-Jun-2019 5:05 PM EDT
Newswise: How to Raise Your Leadership Game, Part 1: The 9 Cs Enterprise-Perspective Model

Article ID: 714370

How to Raise Your Leadership Game, Part 1: The 9 Cs Enterprise-Perspective Model

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

To compete in today’s complex business environment, executives must excel at making decisions with an enterprise perspective. Darden Professor Elliott N. Weiss’ 9 Cs Enterprise-Perspective Model offers a useful decision-making framework.

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13-Jun-2019 4:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Low vitamin K levels linked to mobility limitation and disability in older adults

Article ID: 714315

Low vitamin K levels linked to mobility limitation and disability in older adults

Tufts University

Tufts University researchers led the first study to evaluate the association between biomarkers of vitamin K status and mobility limitation and disability, and found older adults with low levels of circulating vitamin K were more likely to develop these conditions.

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13-Jun-2019 4:05 PM EDT
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: Penn State electrical engineering student receives Erickson Discovery Grant

Article ID: 714368

Penn State electrical engineering student receives Erickson Discovery Grant

Penn State College of Engineering

The Erikson Discovery Grant Program was established to support undergraduate students during the summer as they pursue original projects under the mentorship of a faculty member. The program was named in honor of the University’s 17th president. The grant provides each recipient with funding of $3,500 to support the student’s summer research. Goodnight was selected as one of 72 recipients of the grant from a pool of over 200 applicants from across all Penn State campuses.

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13-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT

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