Monroe County http://wrvo.org en Casino referendum fails in Monroe County, still passes in N.Y. http://wrvo.org/post/casino-referendum-fails-monroe-county-still-passes-ny <p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:26:26 +0000 Kate O'Connell 46744 at http://wrvo.org Casino referendum fails in Monroe County, still passes in N.Y. HIV screening crucial for pregnant women http://wrvo.org/post/hiv-screening-crucial-pregnant-women <p>The <a href="http://www.livescience.com/27626-baby-hiv-cure-implications.html?utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Livesciencecom+%28LiveScience.com+Science+Headline+Feed%29" target="_blank">reported cure</a> of a baby girl born with HIV in Mississippi has sparked excitement in the medical community. Doctors say the apparent disappearance of her infection is due to very early treatment of the infant with standard drug therapies. They say the case is a proof of concept that <a href="http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000602.htm" target="_blank">HIV infection</a> could potentially be curable in infants. Sat, 09 Mar 2013 12:04:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 34498 at http://wrvo.org HIV screening crucial for pregnant women Optics & photonics Industry growing in upstate NY http://wrvo.org/post/optics-photonics-industry-growing-upstate-ny <p>The industry around the scientific fields of optics and photonics has a strong presence in upstate New York. Monroe County alone is home to around 50 companies working in the field that is behind things like lasers, smart phones, and the Internet. Sat, 08 Dec 2012 10:57:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 30215 at http://wrvo.org