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ConsenSys Academy’s Online Ethereum Developer Program Returns This Summer

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NEW YORK, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Since its founding in 2017, ConsenSys Academy has been bridging the Ethereum knowledge gap through a variety of unique educational offerings. One of its most popular programs last year was a technical course that drew 1,300 applicants from more than 95 countries for a mere 150 spots. The Developer Program is coming back this June, with registration opening on April 16th. The 2018 Developer Program is a fully online, mentor-led, new and improved course created alongside top blockchain developers at ConsenSys. ConsenSys is building decentralized applications and various developer and end-user tools, focusing primarily on Ethereum. The goal of the program is to give experienced developers all the necessary knowledge, skills, and hands-on mentorshi...

ConsenSys Academy’s Online Ethereum Developer Program Returns This Summer

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NEW YORK, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Since its founding in 2017, ConsenSys Academy has been bridging the Ethereum knowledge gap through a variety of unique educational offerings. One of its most popular programs last year was a technical course that drew 1,300 applicants from more than 95 countries for a mere 150 spots. The Developer Program is coming back this June, with registration opening on April 16th. The 2018 Developer Program is a fully online, mentor-led, new and improved course created alongside top blockchain developers at ConsenSys. ConsenSys is building decentralized applications and various developer and end-user tools, focusing primarily on Ethereum. The goal of the program is to give experienced developers all the necessary knowledge, skills, and hands-on mentorshi...

Swift Biosciences Launches Accel-Amplicon Plus Cancer Panels for Precision Medicine Initiatives

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New targeted sequencing workflow combines pre-validated content with easy customization and new analysis tools to accelerate variant discovery and screening ANN ARBOR, Michigan, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Swift Biosciences today announced the commercial release of its Accel-Amplicon Plus™ Cancer NGS Panels, a suite of nine tumor-specific and focused gene panels to facilitate targeted cancer sequencing. The Accel-Amplicon technology enables simultaneous detection of single nucleotide variants, copy number variants and small insertion and deletions to achieve comprehensive and exon-level hotspot coverage of clinically-relevant genes. It also allows researchers to combine pre-validated content and their own targets into a fast, single-tube assay to develop more informative and scalab

Swift Biosciences Launches Accel-Amplicon Plus Cancer Panels for Precision Medicine Initiatives

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New targeted sequencing workflow combines pre-validated content with easy customization and new analysis tools to accelerate variant discovery and screening ANN ARBOR, Michigan, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Swift Biosciences today announced the commercial release of its Accel-Amplicon Plus™ Cancer NGS Panels, a suite of nine tumor-specific and focused gene panels to facilitate targeted cancer sequencing. The Accel-Amplicon technology enables simultaneous detection of single nucleotide variants, copy number variants and small insertion and deletions to achieve comprehensive and exon-level hotspot coverage of clinically-relevant genes. It also allows researchers to combine pre-validated content and their own targets into a fast, single-tube assay to develop more informative and scalab

HRH Crown Prince condoles Mr. Jeb Bush on the death of his mother

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Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, sent a cable of condolences to Mr. Jeb Bush on the death of his mother.In his cable, HRH the Crown Prince said: " I have been informed with profound pain of the death of your mother. As I send to Your Excellency my warm condolence and sincere sympathy, I wish that you would be provided with patience".Source: Saudi Press Agency

Barham Saleh Stresses The Need To End Injustice, Repression And Monopoly In Kurdistan Region

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Baghdad, Barham Saleh, head of Democracy and Justice Coalition stressed the need to end the injustice, repression and monopoly in the Kurdistan region, through the participation of citizens and voters in the Iraqi elections."The democracy and justice coalition is not another traditional party, and it will work to address and reform the current situation, since the Kurdish people have been suffering since 1964 from the scourge of division and internal differences," Barham Saleh said in a speech during the launching of the campaign for the Iraqi elections.Barham Saleh also stressed the need to hold fair and transparent elections, stressing the need to end injustice, repression and monopoly in the Kurdistan region, through the participation of citizens and voters in the Iraqi elections.Source...

Dhahran Declaration Issued 5 Dhahran

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We emphasize the need to find a political solution to end the Syrian crisis, in order to achieve the aspirations of the Syrian people who is under the aggression, preserve the unity of Syria, protect its sovereignty and independence, and end the presence of all external forces and sectarian terrorist groups, based on Geneva 1 outputs, statements of the International Support Group for Syria and the relevant resolutions of the Security Council, in particular Resolution No. 2254 of 2015. There is no way to stop bloodshed except by reaching a peaceful settlement that achieves a real transition to a political reality shaped and agreed upon by all the components of the Syrian people through the Geneva track, which is the only framework for the peaceful solution, and we are committed to the inter...

Hariri from Jdeidet Marjeyoun: Our program is moderation and development

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The President of the Council of Ministers Saad Hariri arrived this afternoon to Jdeidet Marjeyoun, the first stop in his southern tour. Upon his arrival, a large rally was held, in the presence of the Mufti of Hasbaya, Sheikh Hassan Dalla, Father John Azar, representing Metropolitan Elias Kfoury, a number of clerics and members of the municipal council and the candidate for the Sunni seat in the region Imad al-Khatib. After a speech by the deputy mayor of Jdeidet Marjeyoun Sari Golmie, welcoming the Prime minister, Hariri said: "I have the honor to be with you here today in this beautiful area, which maintained its nature and coexistence Our project is the state and its advancement to serve all Lebanese all over Lebanon, especially in Marjeyoun and Jdeidet Marjeyoun. The South is dear to u...

Nujaifi Stresses The Importance Of Relations With Jordan

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BAGHDAD, Vice President Osama al-Nujaifi stressed the importance of relations with Jordan, praising the historical interdependence that characterizes the relationship between them.During a meeting with Jordanian Ambassador Montasser Jafar al-Zu'bi on Thursday, Al-Nujaifi said that Iraq had emerged from a tough battle after the victory over Daesh terrorist organization, but the challenges still remain, necessitating cooperation for the benefit of the two brotherly peoples.On the Jordanian Ambassador's offer on the economic integration and the exceptional importance of the economic road line and the importance of establishing the oil pipeline for the export of Iraqi oil, Nujaifi affirmed that he supports any development in relations with Jordan. And the land line and the oil link are importa...