Nanoparticle Fights Cancer in Two Ways
Univ. of New South Wales chemical engineers have synthesized a new iron oxide nanoparticle that delivers cancer drugs to cells while simultaneously monitoring the drug release in real time.
The result, published online in the journal ACS Nano, represents an important development for the emerging field of theranostics – a term that refers to nanoparticles that can treat and diagnose disease.
Read more: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2013/10/nanoparticle-fights-cancer-two-ways
Kummakivi or “Strange Rock” can be found in the forests of Finland. These strange geological formation have, without any scientific explanation, wound up in a perplexing positions. The mystifying sight is that of a giant rock performing an unbelievable balancing act on a seemingly smooth, curved mound.
Some Finnish folklore explains the odd locations of these giant stones by saying that trolls (or giants) carried, threw or rolled them there.
Meryl, what can I say? That like most people in the world I have been in love with you for years? That the two movies we did together were the highlights of my career? That you were brilliant in both of them, as you are in everything? That the mantle of most-acclaimed film actress of our time could not be worn with more grace and humility? But everyone already knows that. What they don’t know is your kindness, your collaborative nature, your great, good humor… those things make you a dream to work with, and a wonderful friend. It is in the area of awards and accolades, however, that you show a certain … how can I say this… a certain selfishness that is unseemly. That is why I have spearheaded a movement in the Academy to cap the number of nominations per actor at 16. Which means that this could be the last time that anyone will have to stand up here and say, despite their personal feelings, that Meryl Streep is quite simply, the best.
People’s response to a rapist truck driver trying to take a 16 year old runaway girl
THIS IS SO IMPORTANT YOU GUYS
That woman is my heroine
I want to say thank you all for watching something so important. This can lead to the saving of other boys and girls from being raped and kidnapped. All it takes is one voice to save a life.