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NASA planetary protection techniques to be used in Breast Cancer study

 

Written by Elizabeth Landau
NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA - National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationPasadena, CA – Getting spacecraft ready for launch may have more to do with medical research than you think. For a new study on microbes that may be associated with a history of breast cancer, researchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, employed the same sequencing and analysis methods used for examining bacteria in spacecraft assembly rooms.

Those techniques were designed for planetary protection — ensuring that NASA spacecraft do not contaminate other worlds.

Parag Vaishampayan, a scientist at JPL, contributed genetic analysis techniques to a new medical study. The research found significant differences between bacteria populations in healthy subjects and women with a history of breast cancer. (NASA/JPL-Caltech)

Parag Vaishampayan, a scientist at JPL, contributed genetic analysis techniques to a new medical study. The research found significant differences between bacteria populations in healthy subjects and women with a history of breast cancer. (NASA/JPL-Caltech)

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Clarksville Academy is 1 of 3 Private Schools chosen for Apple Leadership and Learning Event

 

Clarksville AcademyClarksville, TN – Clarksville Academy has been selected as one of three locations to  host the Apple Independent School Leadership and Learning Event. This invitation only event will take place on Wednesday, May 15th from 8:45am-3:00pm in CA’s iMac lab.

Apple has named Clarksville Academy as a Middle Tennessee leader in technology. Only two private schools in the US were chosen to host this event, Clarksville Academy and Preston Christian Academy in Plano, TX. The last of the three events will take place at the Santa Monica Apple Store in Santa Monica, CA. «Read the rest of this article»

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Pre-Order Prototype 2 at GameStop and Receive Exclusive Access to Sgt. James Heller’s Devastating Bio-Bomb Butt Kicker Ability

 

ActivisionSanta Monica, CA – Radical Entertainment and GameStop (NYSE: GME) kick things into high gear with the announcement of an exclusive* pre-order bonus for PROTOTYPE® 2 — Sgt. James Heller’s Bio-Bomb Butt Kicker ability.  Planned to launch April 24th, 2012 from Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), North American fans who pre-order the game at GameStop between January 1st, 2012 and April 23rd, 2012 will unlock this alternate version of one of PROTOTYPE 2’s unique, new viral-powered abilities, the Bio-Bomb.

Prototype2

Prototype2

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Call of Duty(R): Modern Warfare(R) 3 Xbox LIVE Avatar Sales to Benefit Returning Soldiers via the Call of Duty(R) Endowment

 

Activision Extends Commitment To Non-Profit Organization This Holiday

ActivisionSanta Monica, CA – Today, Call of Duty® fans have another opportunity to aid real-world warriors.

Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), has announced that proceeds from the sale of all Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 avatars on Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft between December 2nd and December 16th will be donated to the Call of Duty Endowment, a non-profit, public benefit corporation that helps Armed Forces veterans transition back to civilian life, find work and establish careers.

Call of Duty - Modern Warfare 3

Call of Duty - Modern Warfare 3

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Call Of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3, 2011’s Most Anticipated Entertainment Release, Available Now

 

ActivisionSanta Monica, CA – After a year of anticipation, after the breakout success of the first-ever Call of Duty® XP live fan event, and after pre-order numbers that toppled even those of 2010’s mega-seller Call of Duty®: Black Ops, the ultimate shot has at last been fired. Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 is now available at retail worldwide.

Also launching alongside MW3, is the revolutionary new social gaming network Call of Duty® Elite, conceived expressly to help Call of Duty®’s 30 million devoted fans Play Together Better™.

Welcome To The New War: Call Of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 Available Now

Welcome To The New War: Call Of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 Available Now

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