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A future mono vaccine may have a shot at defeating multiple sclerosis, a new study suggests

Particles of the mononucleosis virus (dark circles) inside a cell.CDC A study provides the strongest evidence to date suggesting the Epstein-Barr virus may lead to multiple sclerosis.  Scientists disagree about whether EBV definitively causes MS. Experts hope a vaccine may one day prevent some MS cases, but it may take decades. Scientists have found the strongest evidence to date that an infection from the Epstein-Barr virus could significantly increase the risk of developing multiple scleros...
Tags: UK, Science, News, Trends, Multiple Sclerosis, Harvard, News UK, National Institutes of Health, Vaccine, Thompson, University College London, Epidemiology, Epstein Barr, EBV, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Alan Thompson

World Brain Day 2021: An interview with Professor Alan Thompson

In commemoration of World Brain Day 2021, News-Medical spoke to renowned neurology expert Professor Alan Thompson about his incredible career in brain research.
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Singapore built the world's first bubble facility so people can travel for business without having to quarantine - and it's in an expo center. We got a sneak peak of the rooms, facilities, and food.

Guest rooms are built around two indoor courtyards with live plants, work spaces, and gym pods. Katie Warren/Insider Singapore just opened the world's first bubble facility for business travelers. Travelers can bypass a 14-day quarantine by staying in the bubble facility, but they can't leave it. The facility has 150 guest rooms, gym pods, and 40 meeting rooms with air-tight glass panels and separate ventilation systems. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. As the world ...
Tags: Travel, Garden, UK, Germany, Singapore, Trends, Features, South Africa, Switzerland, Starbucks, Business Travel, Temasek, Travelers, Changi Airport, Ministry of Health, Alan Thompson

ODOT says new Community Paths grant program could dish out over $19 million

Fanno Creek Trail near Oleson Road.(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland) The Oregon Department of Transportation has taken the wraps off a new program that will fund off-street path projects across the state. The Oregon Community Paths program was first announced in February and ODOT has just released more details. Program manager Alan Thompson said he thinks there could be around $19.2 million up for grabs between federal and state sources through 2024, although that amount is “in flux” (likely...
Tags: Oregon, Sport, Front Page, Cycling, Thompson, ODOT, Oregon Department of Transportation, Alan Thompson, Jonathan Maus, Fanno Creek Trail, Oregon State Lottery, Oregon Community Paths Program, Oleson Road, FHWA Transportation Alternatives Program

Celtic exit was 'tough', says former coach Alan Thompson

Alan Thompson says leaving Celtic in 2012 was "tough" as he faced difficulty both professionally and personally.
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Chilean burglary gangs causing havoc in Southern California, law enforcement says

Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies throughout Southern California are joining forces to catch a new breed of brazen criminals using travel visas to enter the U.S. to pillage homes, businesses and automobiles. Dubbed by authorities as “burglary tourism,” sophisticated gangs comprised of Chilean nationals are suspected of committing a string of  thefts in Los Angeles, San Bernardino and Orange counties, including a $1.2 million heist in March at a Laguna Niguel jewelry store. In fac...
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Tribute to BBC Radio Wales presenter Alan Thompson

The 54-year-old died in hospital after a short illness.
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BBC Radio Wales presenter Alan Thompson dies aged 54

Tributes are paid to Alan Thompson - BBC Radio Wales presenter and "champion of the Welsh music scene".
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BBC Radio Wales presenter Alan Thompson dies

BBC Radio Wales presenter, Alan Thompson died in hospital this afternoon after a short illness. Alan presented the Evening Show on the station for four years and during his time there championed numerous Welsh acts.  In the last 2 years he added a weekly appearance on the Eleri Sion show into his schedule – the result being a hilarious hour of music, conversation and comedy as he tried to get Eleri to broaden her musical horizons. Primarily a musician, Alan spent a large part of the 80...
Tags: Wales, Bbc, Radio, Today, People News, Paul Mccartney, Noel Gallagher, Cardiff, Alan, South Wales, Tom Jones, Paul Weller, BBC Radio, Rob Brydon, Alan Thompson, BBC Radio Wales

Former Celtic midfielder Alan Thompson preaches discipline ahead of ...

Former Celtic midfielder Alan Thompson preaches discipline ahead of Old Firm showdown in Scottish Cup... despite being sent off THREE times against Rangers As the only player in Old Firm history to have been sent off three times in the fixture, Alan Thompson is better placed than most to offer counsel on the importance of keeping your cool. The former Celtic midfielder is acutely aware of the dire consequences which follow when the red mist descends and the initiative is handed to your bitter ri...
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Former Hoops coach Alan Thompson: Gaffer Ronny Deila is the Louis van Gaal of Celtic

THE fans are booing and the football's so poor that Thompson reckons it makes Celts the Manchester United of Scotland. ALAN THOMPSON sees the intense pressure Louis van Gaal is under at Manchester United and admits Ronny Deila has to be in the same boat.
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Ohio man biking around country for charity

It's 8,000 miles to go for a Ohio man biking the perimeter of the country. Alan Thompson of Toledo is 1,000 miles into his ride for charity.
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New boy explains how legend's backing convinced him to sign for...

GARY Madine has revealed how a Wanderers old boy helped pave the way for his move to the Macron Stadium. Fresh from signing a two-year deal with the Whites, the former Sheffield Wednesday striker explained how Alan Thompson played a supporting role in getting him to the club.
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