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Coming out of their shell: Injured turtles get CT scans

The Daily Advance - 10 Aug 2018
Jonas Salk, a green sea turtle who's only a few years old, also was apparently hit by a boat. The blow not only cracked his skull, but caved in the bone around one of his eyes and broke a chunk off the side of his shell. The injury has affected Jonas ...
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Famed California research center settles 2 gender bias suits

Washington Post - 08 Aug 2018
The scientific research center was founded by Jonas Salk, who developed the world's first effective and safe vaccine against polio. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or ...
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Senior royalty crowned at fair

Norwalk Reflector - 17 Aug 2018
During the pageant, each contestant was introduced and answered one question for the judges. For Timblin's question, she told the judges the most important invention of her lifetime was the polio vaccine developed by Jonas Salk. Feuerstein had little ...
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Cells agree: What doesn't kill you makes you stronger

EurekAlert (press release) - 16 Aug 2018
The Salk Institute embodies Jonas Salk's mission to dare to make dreams into reality. Its internationally renowned and award-winning scientists explore the very foundations of life, seeking new understandings in neuroscience, genetics, immunology ...
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Long-Term Investing Trends In Global Future Scenarios

Seeking Alpha - 07 Aug 2018
“Imaginal Cells” distills views of future possibilities by global luminaries, curated by editors Kim Polman and Stephen Vasconcellos-Sharpe. “A New Reality” expands on “The Survival of the Wisest” (1972) by the late Jonas Salk, updated by his son ...
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Trump is robbing America of what makes it great

Washington Post - 25 Jul 2018
Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, for example, carried out their pathbreaking work on National Science Foundation funding and then became mega-billionaires as they privatized the results. In an earlier era, polio-vaccine developer Jonas ...
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Vaccinations Safe, Avoiding Them Can Be Deadly

Community Idea Stations - 14 Aug 2018
Jonas Salk developed the first polio vaccine, which was approved in 1955 and was replaced by Albert Sabin's oral vaccine approved in 1961. Thanks to these vaccines the World Health Organization (WHO) declared in 1994 that the polio virus had been ...
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Organizations donate to Eisenhower Museum renovation

Salina Journal - 03 Aug 2018
During the Eisenhower Administration, the federal government distributed enough of the newly created vaccine, developed by Jonas Salk, to inoculate every American child, Sleichter said. “The Eisenhower Foundation has raised $11,187,500 — 95% of our ...
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After defeating polio, Jonas Salk tried saving the world from humans

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 10 Jul 2018
In developing his historic vaccine, Jonas Salk helped save the world from polio. But he didn't quit there. Later in life, he would outline ways to save the planet from overpopulation. The University of Pittsburgh researcher focused brain power on world ...
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Depleting microbiome with antibiotics can affect glucose metabolism

EurekAlert (press release) - 23 Jul 2018
The Salk Institute embodies Jonas Salk's mission to dare to make dreams into reality. Its internationally renowned and award-winning scientists explore the very foundations of life, seeking new understandings in neuroscience, genetics, immunology ...
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District governor promotes polio awareness

Wetumpka Herald - 25 Jul 2018
It's about these unsung heroes.” While many people believe Jonas Salk was largely responsible for curing polio, Adams said the injectable vaccine he developed was only about 33 percent effective. Adams referred to Salk's colleague and rival Albert ...
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Author Jennifer L. Holm to publish new book for middle grade readers

Miami's Community Newspapers - 14 Aug 2018
And when Ellie's cat, Jonas Salk, gets sick, the stakes become even higher. But is the key to eternal life really the key to happiness? Sometimes even the most careful experiments yield unexpected — and wonderful — results. Believe in the unexpected ...
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Salk Institute settles two of three gender discrimination lawsuits

Science Magazine - 08 Aug 2018
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in San Diego, California, and two of three female scientists who sued it for gender discrimination last summer announced today they have reached settlements in a lawsuit that was set to go to trial in December.

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