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a unit of radioactivity equal to the amount of a radioactive isotope that decays at the rate of 37,000,000,000 disintegrations per second

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French physicist

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French chemist (born in Poland) who won two Nobel prizes

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If you would like to sign up to collect for Marie Curie during the Christmas period, contact the fundraising office on 0191 2191241 or visit www.
We have provided this care for many years but the new brand now more appropriately positions Marie Curie as a charity that cares for and offers support to patients living with all terminal illness and their families.
Wendy Gilligan was walking in memory of her husband Mal who recently received care from Marie Curie.
We hope that the public will bring their presents along to be beautifully wrapped again this year and support Marie Curie at the same time and we would really welcome new volunteer wrappers.
Cherida Plumb, Community fundraiser for Marie Curie Coventry and Warwickshire
Going forward we would like to explore with Institut Curie an advanced decision support platform for oncologists that integrates genomic signatures of cancers and imaging data towards better diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients.
Pictured are West Brom customer service adviser Jane Newbold, branch manager David Peckham and Ed Hennessy from Marie Curie Cancer.
Members can make an enormous difference by helping to raise the vital funds needed to support the Marie Curie Hospice, Liverpool, which provides expert care and the best possible quality of life, totally free, for people with terminal illnesses.
WITH Christmas fast approaching, I am appealing for people to volunteer for Marie Curie Cancer Care's Great Daffodil Appeal and help make it a success.
Marie Curie won the Nobel Prize twice: in physics in 1903 and in chemistry in 1911.
Madame Curie, one of the greatest scientists of all time, was born Maria Sklodowska on November 7, 1867, in Warsaw, Poland--then occupied by Russia.
SOMETHING OUT OF NOTHING: Marie Curie and Radium CARLA KILLOUGH MCCLAFFERTY
Maplesoft(TM), the leading provider of high-performance software tools for engineering, science and mathematics, the French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control (INRIA) and the Computer Science Laboratory of Paris 6 (LIP6) at the Pierre & Marie Curie University (UPMC) jointly announced today that they have entered a cooperative research project centered around the Solvers for Algebraic Systems and Applications (SALSA) group.
Marie Curie is asking people in Wales to get together with friends and family and walk 10k around Cardiff Castle on Sunday, August 30.