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In a corner below the mangle, on a couple of stools, sat two very little children: a boy and a girl; and when the very long boy, in an interval of staring, took a turn at the mangle, it was alarming to see how it lunged itself at those two innocents, like a catapult designed for their destruction, harmlessly retiring when within an inch of their heads.
Within that mottled organ were the muscles of a Titan, the force of a dozen mighty catapults, and the owner of the tail was fully aware of the possibilities which it contained.
With the advent in technology; leading sports across the globe have adopted its usage and Catapult created cricket-specific metrics over the last few years to serve national and domestic teams.
Getting Catapult Two to this milestone was exciting for the crew who work on these catapults daily, as they know all that goes into each and every launch, said Nimitz's Aircraft Launch and Recovery Equipment (AIRE) Officer Lt.
21 June 2017 - London-based cellular immunotherapy developer Cell Medica has acquired UK-based Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult subsidiary Catapult Therapy TCR Ltd.
CGT Catapult has been developing the WT1-TCR cell therapy for the treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia and myelodysplastic syndrome.
US-based life science company Thermo Fisher Scientific has forged a collaboration with the UK-based Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult (CGT Catapult) to provide developers with both the manufacturing capability and distribution, logistics, and storage capacity needed to create a seamless supply chain to accelerate cell and gene therapy development and commercialsation, the company said.
This major piece of work will be carried out over the next 12 months by the Future Cities Catapult Digital Strategy and Economics team and NYU CUSP's team of researchers led by Dr.
Effective 1 April 2016, the school will join Catapult Learning's Schools Division, which includes schools and programs specifically designed for special education students classified with emotional disabilities, learning disabilities, and autism spectrum disorders, as well as students with behavior-based challenges who need alternative education programming.
As part of their Solutions as a Service suite, Launch is configured to meet each organization's key needs and managed by Catapult Systems.
The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult has already been involved in a number of gene therapy projects.
With the rapid growth in IT and Finance staffing markets over the last several years, the new office will be the company's tenth office and will allow Catapult Staffing to serve existing and future clients in the northeastern part of United States.