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Gairdner

 

a shallow salt lake without drainage in southern Australia, north of Spencer Gulf. The lake is situated on a semiarid plain with dune-type relief of red-colored sands, at an altitude of about 100 m. Its area is about 4,700 sq km. During the dry time of year it is a flat basin covered with tough silt and a pellicular crust.

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The bereavement viewing facility is part of the State Mortuary, which services coronial cases as well as Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.
Back to virtue" is the cry raised by Peter Kreeft, William Gairdner, and William Kilpatrick.
He has received more than 20 major awards, including the Commandeur de la Legion d'Honneur, the Lasker Award, the Gairdner Award, King Faisal Foundation International Prize(known as the Arab Nobel Prize),and this year's Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine awarded to him for the discovery of HIV.
Nowell), the Gairdner Award, The National Medal of Science, The Japan Prize (with Dr.
In April, he was awarded the 2008 Gairdner International Award, one of the most prestigious international awards in medical research and dubbed the "Canadian Nobel.
He also received more than 35 major honors and awards, including the Gairdner Foundation International Award and the Presidential Medal of Science.
A chart review using a preformatted data abstraction tool was performed on charts from Sir Charles Gairdner, Royal Perth, Fremantle, Joondalup, Princess Margaret and Armadale Hospitals for the years 1990 to 2005.
Ambros discovered the first natural RNA interference compound or microRNA (miRNA) and received the 2008 Gairdner International Award, one of the most prestigious international awards in medical research.
She has received numerous accolades for her work, including the Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research, the Gairdner Foundation International Award, the UNESCO-L'Oreal Award for Women in Science and the Rosalind E.
Institutional Ethics Committee approval was obtained from Royal Perth Hospital and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.
Rothman has received numerous awards and honors in recognition of his work, including the Lasker Award for Biomedical Research, the King Faisal International Prize for Science, the Gairdner Foundation International Award, the Lounsbery Award of the National Academy of Sciences, the Heineken Foundation Prize of the Netherlands Academy of Sciences, and the Louisa Gross Horwitz prize of Columbia University.