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Fast modeling of cancer mutations

Sequencing the genomes of tumor cells has revealed thousands of genetic mutations linked with cancer. However, sifting through this deluge of information to figure out which of these mutations actually drive cancer growth has proven to be a tedious, time-consuming process.

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Oracle to Close IT Skills Gap in Africa

Oracle Corporation (http://www.oracle.com) today (Wednesday) announced an initiative designed to enrich and increase the skills capacity of IT practitioners in Africa. The four-pronged program was devised as a response to the rapid adoption of new technologies by governments and businesses in Africa, exacerbating the shortage of suitably skilled

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Does education minister need a degree?

Recently, following the appointment of Smriti Irani as Union Minister for Human Resource Development in India, there was a raging controversy over the educational qualification of the minister. After some heated arguments, for and against, the question lingering was: ‘Does the education minister need a degree?’

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Sriram Sankar to be named as cutest veg next door

As People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India's Cutest Vegetarian Next Door contest heats up, 18-year-old Sriram Sankar of Ernakulam may

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Building amazon of learning

Raju Vanapala, the man behind way2sms.com, is on a mission to build a global marketplace for instructor-led online learning with his LearnSocial venture. In an interview with Education Insider, Vanapala talks about the success of way2sms and his new initiative LearnSocial. “In simple terminology, we are building amazon of learning,” Vanapala tells

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Getting the salt out

The method they propose for treating the “produced water” that flows from oil and gas wells throughout their operation is one that has been known for decades, but had not been considered a viable candidate for extremely high-salinity water, such as that produced from oil and gas wells. The technology, electrodialysis, “has been around for at least

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