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Chemical Safety Board: UWS High School Lab Accident Was Preventable

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board urged schools to take proper precautions with laboratory chemicals, after two students at an Upper West Side high school were injured in an explosion earlier this week.

01/04/2014

Sen. Schumer Pushes Bill For Childhood Brain Tumor Research

The New York Democrat said brain tumors are the second most prevalent cancer for children. His National Childhood Brain Tumor Prevention Network Act would coordinate research into the causes and ways to prevent the disease.

05/25/2011

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Quest Diagnostics To Pay $671M For Celera Corp.

Quest, which is headquartered in Madison, N.J., said the boards of directors for both companies have approved the deal, which is expected to close at the end of next month.

03/18/2011