Lack of association of the M129V
Lack of association of the M129V polymorphism of the PRNP gene with pseudoexfoliation syndromeDove Medical PressMethods: Two hundred and seventy-five unrelated subjects, including 156 patients with PEX and 119 unrelated control subjects, were recruited from the University Hospital of Patras, Greece. All patients and controls were of Caucasian or European ancestry.
Posted on 25 April 2016 | 6:27 pm
Austria reimposes controls on its border
The Boston GlobeAustria reimposes controls on its border with HungaryThe Boston GlobeGreece's coast guard said Monday that authorities in the western Greek port of Patras arrested a truck driver after finding 11 migrants hidden in the vehicle's cargo of oranges. The coast guard said the 58-year-old driver was arrested the previous day ...and more »
Posted on 25 April 2016 | 4:35 pm
The Latest: Merkel Says Leaders Discuss
The Latest: Merkel Says Leaders Discuss Support for LibyaABC NewsGreece's coast guard says authorities in the western Greek port of Patras have arrested a truck driver after finding 11 migrants hiding in a compartment hidden in the vehicle's cargo of oranges. The coast guard said Monday the 58-year-old driver was ...and more »
Posted on 25 April 2016 | 10:05 am
Follow the first four days of the Olympic
OlympicFollow the first four days of the Olympic flame on the Greek leg of its odyssey to RioOlympicOn the second day of the relay, it visited a series of historic towns in the Peloponnese peninsula and western Greece. First stop of the day was the town of Patras, home of Greek swimmer and medal hopeful Nora Drakou. Later on day two the flame stopped ...and more »
Posted on 25 April 2016 | 9:11 am
Chinese Torchbearers Attend Olympics Torch
YIBADA EnglishChinese Torchbearers Attend Olympics Torch Relay in GreeceYIBADA EnglishDuring the second day of the Relay, the Olympic Flame passed from Patras port, where two other athletes who have secured the ticket to the Rio Games carried the torch: marathon runner Sophia Riga and swimmer Nora Drakou. Spreading the ideals of the ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2016 | 7:55 pm
LNG corporations mislead residents
Said to be a missionary to Asia and Greece, Andrew was crucified by the Romans in Patras, Greece, in 69 A.D. St. Andrew did not consider himself worthy to be crucified in the same manner as his Lord and Savior, so he requested that the Roman authorities ...
Posted on 9 August 2015 | 12:43 am
Refugees seeking hope in Europe
PATRAS, Greece (BP) -- Insulation and paper clung to the rafters of the former factory like clothes drying on a line. On the concrete floor, shards of glass were mixed with piles of trash. Old desks held overused pots and gritty pans while filing cabinets ...
Posted on 3 August 2015 | 12:24 am
Migrants in Greece: The struggle for a
Patras, Greece - The number of migrants trying to enter the EU by crossing the Mediterranean Sea on boats has surged with more than 30,000 people reaching the Greek islands already this year. Most refugees have fled war-torn areas such as Afghanistan ...
Posted on 22 June 2015 | 4:53 pm
Think Silicon Ltd. Welcomes Former MIPS and
PATRAS, Greece and SAN JOSE, California, December 18, 2014 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- PATRAS, Greece and SAN JOSE, California, December 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Think Silicon Ltd., today announced the appointment of Gideon Intrater and Stefanos ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 7:04 am
Migrants strawberry pickers protest in
This content has not been independently verified. Migrants, from Bangladesh, who work as strawberry pickers at fields in Nea Manolada, Greece, protest in Patras. They shouted slogans against the landowner who shot them last year after they demanded their ...
Posted on 14 July 2014 | 10:16 pm