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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Loan balances rose more than $130 billion in the fourth quarter of 2011, up 1.8 percent over the previous period and the biggest increase since late 2007. Banks have now boosted lending for three consecutive
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The Commerce Department said Wednesday that the economy expanded at a 3 percent annual rate in the October-December quarter the fastest pace since the spring of 2010. It exceeded the previous estimate of 2.8 percent. And it was better than the third quarter's 1.8 percent growth rate.
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Sales of existing homes, which rose 4.3 percent in January, precede spending on improvement projects by about six months, as new owners often do a lot of “fix-ups” soon after they move in, said Kermit Baker, a senior fellow at Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies. That means there’s now a “strengthening market” for this work, buoyed by demand that’s more discretionary in nature -- such as minor kitchen remodels - - and mild winter weather in much of the U.S.
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According to the report, cell therapies are now largely confined to a few conditions, especially oncological conditions such as leukemia, multiple myeloma and non-Hodgkins lymphoma, although certain non-cancerous diseases like aplastic anemia, immunodeficiency and lupus are also increasingly addressed with stem cells.