Catholic University of America


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Catholic University of America,

at Washington, D.C.; the national university of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States; coeducational; founded 1887 and opened 1889. It includes a college of arts and sciences as well as schools of engineering and architecture, law, library and information sciences, music, nursing, philosophy, religious studies, and social service. The university has access to the facilities of the national laboratories at Oak Ridge, Tenn., and participates in a cooperative program with the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute at Bethesda, Md.
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She graduated from Gloucester Catholic High School, Catholic University of America and the University of Alabama.
He also holds both Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Architecture from The Catholic University of America.
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He attended Jamestown College (N.D.) for two years, entered seminary in 1995, and then studied philosophy at the Catholic University of America (Washington, D.C.).
Washington, December 25 (ANI): A team of researchers from Purdue University and The Catholic University of America has identified the atomic structure of a powerful "molecular motor" that packages DNA into the head segment of some viruses during their assembly, an essential step in their ability to multiply and infect new host organisms.

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