NOTTINGHAM, England, July 30 (UPI) -- British scientists are studying turning stem cells into cardiomyocytes -- the beating cells found in the heart -- as a way to repair heart attack damage. The University of Nottingham researchers are developing a system that uses electrophysiology to recor
ATLANTA, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- Atlanta rapper T.I. has topped all other artists with eight nominations for the upcoming first-ever Black Entertainment Television Hip-Hop Awards. The Georgia rapper, whose real name is Clifford Joseph Harris Jr., was named as a competitor in ceremony-hig
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