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Offline Heorhij

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Prayer of Thanksgiving
« on: May 06, 2008, 10:02:11 AM »
Dear folks,

Today - which is celebrated this year as the St. George the Great Martyr Feast Day in the Ukrainian Orthodox Church! - I found this letter in my mailbox:


Manuscript No.: BBAPRO-07-493R2
Title: Bovine Viral Diarrhea Viruses differentially alter the expression
of the protein kinases and related proteins affecting  the development of
infection and anti-viral mechanisms in bovine monocytes.
Authors: George V Pinchuk, M.D., Ph.D.; Sang-Ryul Lee, Ph.D.; Bindu
Nanduri, Ph.D.; Kelly L Honsinger, B.S.; John V Stokes, M.S.; Lesya M
Pinchuk, M.D., Ph.D.
Submit Date: Nov 28, 2007

Dear Dr. Pinchuk:

We are pleased to inform you that the above-named paper has been accepted
for publication in Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Proteins and Proteomics.

Your article will be published rapidly in electronic form, as well as in
the traditional print journal in the first available scheduled issue.

Shortly, you will receive an acknowledgement letter detailing information
regarding proofs, reprints and copyright transfer.

We once again thank you for your contribution to BBA - Proteins and
Proteomics and hope that you will continue to submit your research
articles to the journal.

On behalf of Dr. Friedrich Lottspeich,
Yours sincerely,

Laura Wallins, D.Sc.
BBA - Proteins and Proteomics


Honestly, I AM BEYOND WORDS. BBA ("Biochimica et Biophysica Acta") is a top-ranking international journal. The initial review by the journal's two anonymous reviewers was so tough that we almost lost all hope. Still, we persevered and now the paper is IN PRESS!!! (I haven't had any serious peer-reviewed publications of original research since 2003, just a few abstracts and one book chapter... all teaching, teaching, teaching...)

Glory be to God for all things!!!!!
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2008, 11:03:09 AM »
Very nice!  Congratulations and glory to God!
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. -- Douglas Adams

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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2008, 11:16:24 AM »
Congratulations.  May God be magnified.
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2008, 11:30:36 AM »
+ Our dear sister Martha (Rosehip) passed away on Dec 20, 2010.  May her memory be eternal! +

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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #4 on: May 06, 2008, 11:13:16 PM »
Domine Iesu Christe, Fili Dei, miserere mei, peccatricis.

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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2008, 11:21:24 PM »
That is just splendid, Heorhij!!!  I congratulate you! and if we had an applause emoticon, you'd get that too.

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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #6 on: May 06, 2008, 11:24:41 PM »
Glory to God for all things!
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #7 on: May 06, 2008, 11:27:16 PM »
As a result of a thousand million years of evolution, the universe is becoming conscious of itself, able to understand something of its past history and its possible future.
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #8 on: May 07, 2008, 03:25:54 PM »
Congratulations, George!
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #9 on: May 07, 2008, 10:05:18 PM »
Glory to God!

Congratulations, George!
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #10 on: May 07, 2008, 11:10:32 PM »
Glory to God. Congratulations George :)
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #11 on: May 08, 2008, 03:29:22 AM »
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #12 on: May 08, 2008, 03:45:38 AM »
Congratulations, George!!
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #13 on: May 08, 2008, 09:21:25 PM »
Congratulations! Awesome news! Very glad to see! Glory to God!

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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #14 on: May 08, 2008, 09:44:01 PM »
Glory to God! Wonderful news.
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #15 on: May 09, 2008, 02:17:47 PM »
Glory to God! Wonderful news.

Congratulations  :)

And Axios are you for your hard work and publication.
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Re: Prayer of Thanksgiving
« Reply #16 on: May 13, 2008, 11:54:29 PM »
Congratulations and well done, George. ;D
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