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Synonyms for white matter

whitish nervous tissue of the CNS consisting of neurons and their myelin sheaths

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Alba also talks to students at Bank Street College of Education.
When combining the cash payment and the long-term contract, Alba claims the settlement is worth about $447 million.
There is a mutual benefit in this relationship and we share a common objective, that is, to ensure Alba continues to maintain its leadership role in the aluminium industry.
Unfortunately, this is going to be a long hot summer, and with the hot weather and people drinking, there will be tempers flaring,'' Alba said.
With Alba lacking the permeability of the ancient basaltic flows, the researchers ask, was a thick atmosphere really necessary?
Alba and the producer met on the set of "Fantastic Four" in 2004.
Their culinary passion, according to the Alba website, was 'reflected in the taste and flavors of their cuisine that they perfected through the years.
Bechtel's president for mining and metals, Shaun Kenny, remarked: "Bechtel is grateful and privileged to have been selected to work with Alba to develop the sixth potline.
Hundreds of Alba staff have protested in the past two weeks over the alleged scrapping of the annual BD20 allowance, which they have been paid since 2006.
The management expresses thanks to Alba board for appreciating the employees and the Alba Labour Union for their continuous support.
Applauding the employees' efforts towards achieving this milestone, Alba 's chief executive officer, Tim Murray, said: "At Alba , we believe that ownership of safety is everyone responsibility and the achievement of 4mn work hours without LTI could not be achieved without the commitment of employees to this principle.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Chairman of the Iranian Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujeri said Tehran lays emphasis on the deepening of relations with Latin nations, and called for holding a joint meeting of the parliamentary foreign policy commissions of ALBA members.
Federal Judge Victor Marrero of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in Manhattan has made a significant ruling in favor of Alba Somoza in her continuing legal battle against the NYC Department of Education (DOE).
The girl suffered severe dog bites all over her body, with a particularly vicious bite on her left leg,'' Police Chief Anthony Alba said.
BALTIMORE -- Alba Therapeutics Corporation ("Alba") today announced successful completion of its first Phase I trial for the drug candidate AT-1001, and that the FDA has granted "Fast Track" designation to AT-1001 for treatment of Celiac Disease (CD).