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The kiss of copper

Its use by human civilisations dates back to around 5,000 BC. The Smith Papyrus, the Egyptian medical text written around 2,600 BC, describes the application of copper to sterilise chest wounds and drinking water. Greeks, Romans and Aztecs used the metal or its compounds for the treatment of chronic...  | Read.. 
Power of ome
The age of “omes” is here. It began with the genome, continued with the proteome, branched out with the memome and reached full flowering ...  | Read.. 
The kiss of copper
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A few days ago while driving, my grandson suddenly shouted, “Stop, stop! Look at all the blood on the road.” I pulled up to the side, and ...  | Read..