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The Center for Science and Mathematics on August 23rd, 2013

Center for Science and Mathematics

Every Cal Poly student will take a class in the new Center for Science and Mathematics. Leading-edge instructional and research facilities will allow the college to continue its innovative educational approach.

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Molecule of the Month

Abacavir is an antiretroviral drug. When a virus (such as HIV) tries to manufacture DNA from the viral RNA, it unknowingly incorporates abacavir instead of a natural component of DNA, guanosine, which stops the virus from reproducing.

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