Navigation Links
Want a good night's sleep in the New Year? Quit smoking
Date:1/2/2014

at these mice were considerably less active following smoke exposure.

Scientists then used mice deficient in SIRT1 and found that tobacco smoke caused a dramatic decline in activity but this effect was attenuated in mice that over expressed this protein or were treated with a small pharmacological activator of the anti-aging protein. Further results suggest that the clock protein, BMAL1, was regulated by SIRT1, and the decrease in SIRT1 damaged BMAL1, resulting in a disturbance in the sleep cycle/molecular clock in mice and human smokers. However, this defect was restored by a small molecule activator of SIRT1.

"If you only stick to one New Year's resolution this year, make it quitting smoking," said Gerald Weissmann, M.D., Editor-in-Chief of The FASEB Journal. "Only Santa Claus has a list longer than that of the ailments caused or worsened by smoking. If you like having a good night's sleep, then that's just another reason to never smoke."


'/>"/>

Contact: Cody Mooneyhan
cmooneyhan@faseb.org
301-634-7104
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Breaking up isnt hard to do -- the secret lives of corals on dark and stormy nights
2. Obstructive sleep apneas damage evident after 1 month
3. Longer sleep times may counteract genetic factors related to weight gain
4. Overweight? New research explains how proper sleep is important for healthy weight
5. The big sleep
6. Weight gain induced by high-fat diet increases active-period sleep and sleep fragmentation
7. Study identifies how muscles are paralyzed during sleep
8. Sleep deprivation may reduce risk of PTSD according to Ben-Gurion U. researchers
9. Rust never sleeps
10. Sleep-deprived bees have difficulty relearning
11. Could poor sleep contribute to symptoms of schizophrenia?
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... its launch in December 2014, the 1U™ app ... trying to remember their usernames and passwords through replacing the ... To assist people who have struggled to remember usernames and ... and focuses on redefining identity, announced today that it is ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Dec. 22, 2014  The 2014 Holiday Season may be ... Market Intelligence reports that the long anticipated floodgates for ... intensifying demand for smart phones, tablets, and wearable mobile ... of 2.5 billion users with nearly 4.8 billion biometric ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014  23andMe, Inc., the leading personal genetics company, today announced ... genetic ancestry of individuals from across the United ... than four hundred years ago, the United States ... from different continents. This study illuminates how American history and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):1U Offers Best Solution to the Username / Password Dilemma: For FREE! 21U Offers Best Solution to the Username / Password Dilemma: For FREE! 3First Season of Holiday Shopping with Mobile Biometric Payments Wraps Up With a Present for Biometrics Industry: A Rosy Forecast for More Than 2 Billion Users of 4.8 Billion Mobile Biometric Devices by 2020 223andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 223andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 323andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 4
... Contributions to the systematics of New World macro-,moths " series ... important role in publishing taxonomic changes and new discoveries concerning ... publications by 38 authors, this well-established series is among the ... coverage in Zookeys has previously focused primarily on ...
... have designed a set of biomarkers that can be used ... West Nile virus, two infectious diseases transmitted by the bite ... these viral diseases, which affect millions of people worldwide. ... company composed of professionals from the private sector and from ...
... be reprogrammed to pluripotency and thus regain the ability ... these so-called induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS cells) represent ... biochemical processes that underlie reprogramming are still not understood. ... Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine in Mnster, Germany now ...
Cached Biology News:ZooKeys opens the gates to America's moth diversity 2Learning from the linker 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... Jan. 22. 2015  Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ... honored for its commitment to sustainability with inclusion on a ... the highest ranked healthcare equipment company among the Corporate Knights ... World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland . ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... N.J. , Jan. 22, 2015  Derma Sciences, ... regeneration company focused on advanced wound care, announces ... placental tissues, have been added to the Premier, ... increases the opportunity for the AMNIOEXCEL® and AMNIOMATRIX® ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 24, 2014  United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: ... (NYSE: MDT ) has submitted a pre-market ... (FDA) for the use of Medtronic,s SynchroMed ® ... catheter) for use with United Therapeutics, Remodulin ® ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014  Vermillion, Inc. (Nasdaq:   VRML), a bio-analytical ... that the Company closed its previously announced private ... Jack W. Schuler , Birchview Fund LLC and ... before offering expenses.  The proceeds will be used ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Varian Honored Among World's 100 Most Sustainable Corporations 2Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 2Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 3Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 4Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 5United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 2United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 3United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 4Vermillion Announces Closing of Equity Financing 2Vermillion Announces Closing of Equity Financing 3
... and memory functions of future electronic devices could shrink dramatically ... instead of the many tens of nanometers that characterize today,s ... to control domain walls, the ultrathin transition zones that separate ... properties. , In a material called bismuth ferrite, ...
... Sciences award in this inaugural edition of the BBVA ... physicists Peter Zoller (Austria, 1952) and Ignacio Cirac (Manresa, ... in the words of the jury chaired by Theodor ... research is opening up vital new avenues for the ...
... Cardica, Inc.,(Nasdaq: CRDC ) today reported financial ... and six months ended December 31, 2008. , ... Anastomosis System by,cardiothoracic surgeons for use in coronary artery ... been encouraging," said,Bernard A. Hausen, M.D., Ph.D., president and ...
Cached Biology Technology:Domain walls that conduct electricity 2Domain walls that conduct electricity 3Domain walls that conduct electricity 4Domain walls that conduct electricity 5Peter Zoller and Ignacio Cirac, awarded by the BBVA Foundation 2Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results 2Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results 3Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results 4Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results 5Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results 6Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results 7
Recombinant Human PTP1B (aa 2-321), CF...
Rat CXCL7/Thymus Chemokine-1 DuoSet Economy Pack, 45 Plate...
X-Gal, 1 g. 5-Bromo-4-chloro-3-indolyl-b-d-galactoside.Histochemical substrate for b-galactosidase, used in blue/white screening.Store at -20 C. Protect from moisture. Category: Nucleotides & Enzymes...
Recombinant Rat Fas Ligand/TNFSF6...
Biology Products: