Genetic Aberrations Seen as Path to Stop Colon Cancer
Scientists increasingly see cancer as a genetic disease defined not so much by where it starts – colon, liver, brain, breast – but by genetic aberrations that are its Achilles’ heel. And with a detailed understanding of which genetic changes make a cancer grow and thrive, they say they can figure out how best to mount an attack. They caution that most of the drugs needed to target the colon cancer mutations have yet to be developed, but they say they are building the road map that they hope will lead them to new treatments.
Temps: 3 Reasons to Hire Them Right Now
Ten years ago, Dan Pink wrote a seminal book predicting that America was becoming a “Free Agent Nation.” Today, depending on whose statistics you believe, anywhere from 10 million to 42 million people in America are now freelancers. Or choose your preferred term: Temps. Contractors. Freelancers. Contingent Workers. Independent Professionals.
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Steffanie joined Lab Support in November 2001 in a Full Desk role, which includes both recruiting and business development responsibilities. She eventually transitioned into a full-time Recruiter role and now is Senior Recruiter at the Houston office. Steffanie has a bachelor of science degree in environmental science with a chemistry focus, and prior to Lab Support worked for an environmental toxicology lab.
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The following Industries expect to have an increase in projects that may result in additional contract staff* within the time frames below:
Contract Testing Lab
Personal Care Products
Food and Beverage
*This insight is based on our comprehensive July 2012 survey of contract staffing buyers. The full report is titled, "Lab Support Index." The above results are from the report and are related to buyers' strategies for managing staffing resources.
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