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Barber

Samuel. 1910--81, US composer: his works include an Adagio for Strings, adapted from the second movement of his string quartet No 1 (1936) and the opera Vanessa (1958)

barber

[′bär·bər]
(meteorology)
A severe storm at sea during which spray and precipitation freeze onto the decks and rigging of ships.
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May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Delaware jury today awarded $25 million in compensatory and $75 million in punitive damages to Newark, Delaware, resident Deborah Barba, finding the medical device manufacturer Boston Scientific liable for several permanent and serious injuries caused by its Advantage Fit and Pinnacle transvaginal mesh (TVM) products.
Barba recently remarked that her works investigate a particular social or political situation set against larger historical (or technological) forces to posit a "utopian solution to a problem, a kind of magic which stops time.
The original technology to make designer zinc finger proteins that are used to direct nucleases to their target genes was first invented by Barbas in the early 1990s.
Burnett, Ryan, Ewan, Jeremy, Mauricio, Barbas, Geoff, Ian, Gary, Chris, and to all the kids that get hyped with my skating.
CEO Paul Barbas also highlighted DPL's 2009 operational accomplishments.
The antibodies in our vaccine are designed to circulate inertly until they receive instructions from tailor-made small molecules to become active against a specific target," Barbas says.
The key feature of the reactive immunization approach is that it allowed us to define in rather precise chemical detail the amino acids within the active site of the antibody that would perform the chemical reaction," said Barbas, adding that the antibodies the team developed with reactive immunization remain the most highly active catalysts ever made.
Barbas will assume the direct oversight of day-to- day operations of all of the Company's various business units in addition to continuing to focus upon the Company's strategic business direction.
Most recently, Barbas served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Dover, Delaware based Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, a diversified utility company engaged in natural gas distribution, transmission and marketing, propane gas distribution and wholesale marketing, advanced information services and other related services.
Barbas has joined the Senior Management team as President of Chesapeake Service Company and Vice President of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation.
Professor of Industrial Microbiology, Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Carlos Barbas, III, Ph.