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Editing gene to counter HIV passes safety test
The experiment was a pilot study, meant to test safety, not efficacy. It found that immune cells could be altered, and that doing so did not harm patients. The gene editing also seemed to help fight the infection in some cases, but the findings are …
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US safety regulators probe GM recall linked to 13 deaths
(REUTERS) – U.S. safety regulators have opened an investigation into whether General Motors Co reacted fast enough in its recall of more than 1.6 million cars over an ignition-switch defect linked to 13 deaths in crashes. The issue could prove costly …
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Pedestrian safety on Providence's Federal Hill takes giant step forward
… Knight streets, the heart of the Hill's commercial district. The news prompted a series of superlatives from Hassett, who has declared himself born-again on the subject of traffic safety since his accident: “Unprecedented,” he said. “Impressive …
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Councilman's Public Safety Plan Returns to Rules Committee
Oliverio's is the latest in a line of proposals from mayoral candidates to beef up public safety, which has taken a hit over the past several years after budget cuts and layoffs. Councilmember Madison Nguyen suggested restoring the burglary unit.
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Crime prevention forums offer home safety measures
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – On Tuesday morning, five people were robbed within about an hour and a half of each other on the city's southeast side. Police say some of the victims were also pistol whipped. A short time later, IMPD caught the man who they …
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Planned food safety rules rile organic farmers
In 2010, after a years-long campaign, food-safety activists persuaded Congress to give the FDA authority to regulate farm practices. The next year, an outbreak of food poisoning that killed 33 people who ate tainted cantaloupes put pressure on the FDA …
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Compromise on safety standards cause of air crashes in Nepal
This is the case for instance of a pressure pilots face to take the flight, but a compromise on air-safety has not stopped but get multiply in the geographically challenged places where the food, logistics and other supplies are mainly dependent over …
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Iditarod start stays in Willow despite safety worries
Several veteran mushers said Monday they worried about the trail conditions but had faith that the restart decision was made with safety as a priority. A lack of snow and a January warm-up left trails icy or bare and many people wondering about …
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Hearing provides few answers on water safety
Water companies do not set safety standards, McIntyre said. They just follow them, and West Virginia American is "in compliance with all the standards." Asked the same question, Dr. Letitia Tierney, commissioner of the state Bureau for Public Health …
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2014 Toyota Prius Earns Four-Star Safety Rating From Federal Government
The 2014 Toyota Prius hybrid earned a four-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The Prius received four stars in the front crash test, five stars in the side crash test and four stars in the rollover crash …
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Olympians concerned with halfpipe safety
Olympians concerned with halfpipe safety. sochi-olympic-halfpipe_1392048361578.jpg. Volunteers check the condition of the half pipe before a Men's Snowboard Halfpipe training session at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on …
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Badgers football: Vonte Jackson moves from running back to safety
University of Wisconsin sophomore Vonte Jackson, who is attempting a comeback after suffering three torn anterior cruciate knee ligaments in less than two years, is changing positions. In an attempt to get more speed and athleticism in the football …
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Spate of fires prompts safety warnings
Colonial Beach saw its former high school destroyed by fire four days later, with students at the nearby elementary school displaced for their safety—in case the century-old building collapsed. And Spotsylvania County firefighters have been called to …
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SGMC Recognized For Patient Safety
The award is part of the annual PHA Quality and Patient Safety Award program and offered in collaboration with Kimberly-Clark and the Safe Care Campaign. SGMC was recognized for its process modification and adoption of best practices that resulted in …
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2 Winners and 2 Losers From New Tanker Car Safety Standards
A recent rise in the number of incidents involving trains carrying crude oil has brought the issue of tanker car safety under the eyes of regulators, and according to The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE: GBX ) CEO William Furman around 80,000 tanker cars …
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Tennessee free safety Emmanuel Smith has size and is physical: Penn State
In light of James Franklin's move from Vandy to Penn State over the weekend, Smith recently said he is starting over. And the Nittany Lions are part of the equation for the 6-2, 200-pound free safety out of Oakland High School in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
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Pinellas commission rejects zoning change for Safety Harbor apartment complex
CLEARWATER — Bucking a recommendation from the county attorney and an administrative judge, the Pinellas County Commission unanimously voted on Tuesday to reject a high-end apartment complex in Safety Harbor. Whether developers would be able …
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Texans Safety Excited About O'Brien's Fiery Attitude
I know that he's the head coach of the Houston Texans and that he worked under Bellichik,” Texans' safety Danieal Manning told SportsRadio 610. ”I've just seen the track record that he had with Penn State. With what they were going through and I saw …
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Electronic cigarettes are raising health and safety concerns across the
Scientists with the Food and Drug Administration and American Cancer Society say there is currently no scientific evidence about the safety of e-cigarettes. In initial lab tests, the FDA found detectable levels of carcinogens and toxic chemicals …
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Police: Giant safety Will Hill owed 00 in child support during arrest
New York Giants safety Will Hill owed more than $ 9,100 in child support payments when he was arrested after a motor vehicle stop in Little Falls on Dec. 20, according to the Hudson County's Sheriff's office and police reports. The police officer who …
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