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  • (n) tropical trees or shrubs or woody vines

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  1. Orphan Drug Status for AEGR's Juxtapid in Japan

    Japan's MLHW granted orphan drug status to Aegerion ???s Juxtapid for the treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH)
    on September 10, 2013     Source: Zacks via Yahoo! Finance

  2. ’12 Years a Slave’ Review: An Effective, Jarring Piece of Art [TIFF]

    Based on the true story of Solomon Northup, a free northern man who was kidnapped and sold into bondage in the 1840s, 12 Years a Slave doesn’t shy away from the horrific aspects of a slave trade that existed for hundred of years, sweeping up more than 12 million souls. Familial separation, abuse, torture, the [...]
    on September 9, 2013     Source: /Film

  3. This Is What Happens When Your Twitter Account Gets Hacked by a Kardashian

    (Twitter) Password protection was invented for a reason — so that the wrong people don't log in to your social media profiles and post a series of dick jokes. The only problem is that for password protection to work, you have to logout, something Kylie Jenner forgot to do last night, leaving the door open for familial cyber crime. Big sisters Khloe Kardashian and Kendall Jenner saw Kylie's ...
    on September 9, 2013     Source: Zimbio

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