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|ON THE COVER: Photomicrographs of the drug AZT at magnifications of 30x and 50x
IMAGE: LARRY OSTBY, NCI
If you think you’re too old to experience the Peace Corps, think again. During a recent visit to NIH, agency director Carrie Hessler-Radelet described opportunities for people of all ages, noting that the oldest current volunteer is 87.
New official names were recently given to all NIH roadways in an effort to help visitors and postmen locate various buildings on the res- ervation. As a general principle, all roads were given names based either on their function or geographical location on the NIH site plan (see above).
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