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Fariss Samarrai

March 03, 2010
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February 17, 2010
February 17, 2010 — Virginia Morris, a nationally recognized authority on elder care and author of "How to Care for Aging Parents," will lead a discussion titled "Our Parents, Our Selves: The Later Years" on March 19 at 2 p.m. in the University of Virginia's Culbreth Theatre.  
February 17, 2010
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February 15, 2010
February 15, 2010 — Last summer, Guoqing Zhang, a chemistry doctoral student at the University of Virginia, was experimenting with a simple sunscreen compound when he made a startling discovery.
January 29, 2010
January 29, 2010 — While cell membrane proteins are abundant, constituting about 25 percent of the typical cell genome, scientists understand the molecular architecture of only about 100 of these cell "gatekeepers," which selectively mediate the flow of information and nutrients across the walls of
January 28, 2010
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January 25, 2010
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January 08, 2010
January 8, 2010 — Earth is estimated to have about 150 million species of microbes in, on, around and under its surface. The genomes of only about 2,000 have been and are being decoded. A vast unknown realm awaits investigation.
January 06, 2010
January 5, 2010 — Technology invented at the University of Virginia's School of Medicine was named one of the 10 most exciting tools to hit the life sciences in 2009 by The Scientist magazine, a leading voice fo

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