New supercomputer to reel in answers to some of Earth's problems
... faster than its predecessor and ready to take on problems
in areas such as climate science, hydrogen ... tailored its architecture to handle scientific problems
whose complexity require more than just power or ... Scientists are using Chinook to tackle problems
Gas hydrates: Pockets of fuels such ...
Scientists track impact of DNA damage in the developing brain
... system is linked to smaller brain size as well as problems
in brain structures vital to movement, memory and ... damage and are a likely source of neurological problems
in humans. The cerebellum coordinates movement ... "A variety of human disease syndromes result from problems
in the DNA-repair system," explained McKinnon, ...
Genetic marker linked to problem behaviors in adults with developmental disabilities
... and destructive and provide treatment before problems
Fifteen to 20 percent of adults with ... disabilities and behavior problems
had the gene variant, compared to 20 percent of ... with it. It is not, however, linked to behavior problems
in individuals with fragile X syndrome, pointing ...
$29.4 million grant establishes CTSI at NYU in partnership with Health and Hospitals Corporation
... with eight HHC facilities to address the health problems
facing New York and the nation in the 21st ... of Arts and Sciences to bear on the pressing problems
facing New Yorkers.
Robert Berne, NYU's ... and the community to more rapidly identify health problems
and apply the knowledge gained to promote the use ...
Chemicals in common consumer products may play a role in pre-term births
... is a significant risk factor for many health problems
in childhood that can persist into adulthood, ... born too early can also lead to chronic health problems
such as blindness, deafness, cerebral palsy, low ... unknowingly exposed," Meeker said. "One of the problems
for consumers is that you don't know exactly ...
3 to 6 months to lose weight gained in pregnancy is normal
"Eating for two" in pregnancy can cause problems
if you are overweight
The Institute analysed ... pregnancy have a higher chance of ongoing weight problems
if they are not back to a normal weight within ... a year after having a baby.
"Avoiding weight problems
after birth means already being careful about ...
Studies shed light on collapse of coral reefs
... time the general functioning of corals and the problems
they are facing from climate change," said ... temperature, acidity or other threats.
facing coral reefs are still huge, and ... and the synergistic effect of some of these problems
may destroy reefs even when one cause by itself ...
Protective footwear for diabetics at a high-street price
... million Europeans live with the condition. Foot problems
are the most common cause of admission to ... of serious complications such as nerve damage and problems
with the blood supply to their feet. Both ... from non-serious complaints to functional problems
arising from ulcers and amputations. "The ...
Queen's researchers shine light on compact fluorescent bulb problems
... Queen's researchers were motivated to solve two problems
with CFLs they don't work with dimmer switches, ... Electronics Research (EPowER), which tackles key problems
in the area of energy conservation and brings ... providing useable innovation is understanding the problems
of existing technology and finding elegant ...
Collaboration leads to success: Most powerful computer of its kind in western N.Y. available worldwide
... Allow Scholars to Address Previously Unsolvable problems
Cyberinfrastructure sits at the core of modern ... is cost-effective in solving large computational problems
in areas including bioinformatics, computational ... point-of-entry portal and for solving intricate problems
involving node swapping, predictive scheduling ...
UW-Madison study reveals new options for people with PKU
... who go off-diet often suffer from concentration problems
and depression. Some even sustain permanent brain ... the study at home.) In the end, no adverse health problems
were found, and 10 of 11 subjects claimed to ... Wisconsin, who developed seizures and other problems
after abandoning the amino acid formula for a few ...
Researchers discover link between schizophrenia and diabetes
... type 2 diabetes.
"We know the medicine causes problems
but we wanted to know whether the disease also ... the disease, but patients also have other medical problems
that can't be attributed to other factors," Dr. ... increase the risk of diabetes and schizophrenia. problems
in early development can leave a lasting impact." ...
Penn medicine draws road map for elimination of central line-associated bloodstream infections
... the infections. When the authors identified problems
with the handling of the line dressings they ... data in real time, and to rapidly identify problems
and trends and intervene to stop them. Fishman ... line surveillance program to help identify problems
that could result in a bloodstream infection and ...
American Institute of Physics announces awards for best science writing
... the last 45 years to work on mostly classified problems
for the U.S. government.
GINO SEGRE, an ... leading theorists discussed all the great physics problems
of the day then concluded the gathering with ... of mostly hotshot physicists who tackle problems
that are at times no less arduous. They have met ...
Research project to boost European fish farming
... which in turn results in public-health problems
as fish forms part of a healthy diet. The fact ... knowledge of the physiology of fish so that the problems
that arise in relation to the life processes of farmed fish can be tackled. Examples of such problems
are disruption during larval development and ...
Study links water pollution with declining male fertility
... sewage treatment works. This causes reproductive problems
by reducing fish breeding capability and in some ... and the increase in human male fertility problems
caused by testicular dysgenesis syndrome. Until ... This means that the pollutants causing these problems
are likely to be coming from a wide variety of ...
Modified plants may yield more biofuel
... in plants. However, this can lead to a variety of problems
-- limp plants unable to stay upright, and plants ... on an unexpected side benefit.
One of the problems
with forage crops such as ryegrass and clover is ... the lignin, creating a lot of gas and digestion problems
for the animals.
"All animals produce enzymes ...
Apple or pear shape is not main culprit to heart woes -- it's liver fat
... resistance, cholesterol abnormalities and other problems
that contribute to diabetes and cardiovascular ... us fat in the liver is a marker for metabolic problems
throughout the entire system."
The findings ... is reduced, insulin sensitivity and metabolic problems
A spoonful of sugar?
... with children and their parents to overcome problems
with sticking to their medication.
A whole ... that drugs are having on their child's health.
can also arise from the healthcare system too. ... or liquid form for ease of use there can be problems
with establishing a regular supply. When visiting ...
... the development of the growing fetus can cause problems
that become apparent as brain functions develop - ... around the body and may enter the brain. Serious problems
will ensue if important developmental processes ... Moreover, finding a direct link between specific problems
with the brain and exposure relies on ...
Providing toilets, safe water is top route to reducing world poverty: UN University
... communities most vulnerable to health-related problems
as a result of poor access to sanitation and safe ... has not even properly mapped water and sanitation problems
nor agreed on such terms as 'safe,' or ... likely to exacerbate water supply and sanitation problems
in years to come.
"The UN's Millennium ...
Thinking it through: Scientists call for policy to guide biofuels industry toward sustainability
... for biofuels production."
"Many of the problems
associated with biofuels are more generally problems
with agriculture," Melillo says. Current ... shrubs and trees, can mitigate some of these problems
and prevent competition with food production. ...
Coming soon: Self-guided, computer-based depression treatment
... multiple types of potential psychosocial problems
and can be used for training before, and for assistance during, missions. Other problems
being addressed via the Virtual Space Station ... programs and is a very helpful way to work on problems
The system's multi-media approach ...
Iron-moving malfunction may underlie neurodegenerative diseases, aging
... could explain both the anemia and the other problems
that go hand-in-hand with ML4, a genetic disorder ... showing signs of developmental delay and eye problems
during the first year of life and typically fail ... serious consequences.
"How lipofuscin causes problems
in neurons and muscles is not clear, but it's ...
New method identifies meth hot spots
... with high numbers of methamphetamine-related problems
per capita, giving officials a new tool in ... analysis found that on a per-capita basis, these problems
were most common in sparsely populated, rural ... counties as having significant meth-related problems
per capita, but it did not rank these four ...
Premature children 4 times more likely to have behavioral disorders
... are four times more likely to have emotional problems
or behavioural disorders, according to research ... pre-term children had more pervasive behaviour problems
(described by both teachers and parents).
The ... excess of behaviour difficulties, including problems
in a range of domains such as emotion, ...
UT Knoxville wins $16M NSF mathematics and biology center
... to finding creative solutions to pressing problems
from animal disease to wildfire control.
The ... of mathematics and modeling to complex biological problems
at scales ranging from the tiniest microorganisms ... the power of supercomputing to the difficult problems
NIMBioS will answer.
Virus weaves itself into the DNA transferred from parents to babies
Some congenital infections can cause serious problems
in fetuses. If a mother contracts cytomegalovirus ... or vision loss, developmental disabilities and problems
with the lungs, liver and spleen. Some of those health problems
don't show up until months or years after birth. ...
Risks and benefits of antipsychotics in children and adolescents
... minimizing continued or additional psychiatric problems
that put these children at risk later in life. ... cognitive development, exacerbating functional problems
and limiting clinical effectiveness. ... than with new-generation antipsychotics, lead to problems
participating in normal educational and social ...
UC Davis researchers define characteristics, treatment options for XXYY syndrome
... of behaviors, learning disabilities and emotional problems
that are unique to patients with XXYY syndrome ... weren't being screened for the specific medical problems
associated with their disorder. They weren't ... mitral valve prolapse, 87.6 percent had dental problems
such as severe dental caries and malocclusion, 15 ...
OU researchers isolate microorganisms that convert hydrocarbons to natural gas
... similar microorganisms may also be involved in problems
ranging from the deterioration of fuels to the ... and departments to attack the corrosion problems
affecting pipelines, storage tanks and tankers as ... of crude oil and 65 percent of refined product. problems
occur throughout the industry, in storage ...
New planning grants to fund research on freshwater issues
... people together, in new ways, to work on critical problems
associated with fresh water."
Last spring, the ... salinization of aquifers, which are significant problems
in the arid West and other parts of the world ... to encourage wide-ranging thinking about water problems
and the development of research agendas targeting ...
UT Health Science Center researchers study diet and autism
... is characterized by impaired social interaction, problems
with verbal and nonverbal communication and ... lot of children with autism have gastrointestinal problems
such as constipation and diarrhea. Whether these problems
are related to brain development is open to ...
Male cyclists risk sexual problems if they dont choose the right bike
... journal BJU International .
He says that the problems
to look out for include genital numbness, erection problems
and soreness and skin irritations in the groin ... is a greater incidence of numbness and erectile problems
in men who cycle regularly and over longer ...
IVF does not increase risk of developmental disorders in children
... that this will not lead to developmental problems
in early infancy, a Dutch researcher told the ... minor neurological dysfunction, and behavioural problems
when children reach school age," said Dr. ... disorders, such as cognitive and behavioural problems
are only fully detectable when children grow ...
Gift of $100 million to transform energy and environment research at Princeton
... on effective and sustainable solutions to problems
of energy and the environment. Princeton will use ... 'cleantech' solutions to the most important problems
facing our society today. The work of the center ... will not only help solve pressing societal problems
but will also create a vibrant environment for ...
Research required urgently to control planthopper pests
... conference this week in the Philippines.
caused by planthoppers, a major type of rice pest ... years. However, in the last 5 years, planthopper problems
have worsened in several countries, including ... resistance is also a concern.
"One of the key problems
is overuse of pesticide," said IRRI entomologist ...
Drug reverses mental retardation caused by genetic disorder
... "Our research shows that the disease's learning problems
are caused by reversible changes in brain ... learning disabilities and short-term memory problems
are common. Half of all TSC patients also suffer ... the UCLA team traced the source of the learning problems
to biochemical changes sparking abnormal function ...
Golfers and golf courses benefit from the use of native grasses in roughs
... Mechenes. "They have fewer insects or disease problems
than some exotics, they are more heat and drought ... Mechenes mentioned were that they solve some site problems
such as areas that have erosion problems
which native plants are more adapted to; and, it ...
New research shows no link between aromatase inhibitors and cardiovascular problems
... not associated with an increased risk of heart problems
in women who take them to prevent their breast ... on lipid levels and heart problems.
One of the problems
with obtaining clear evidence about the impact of ... and is associated with decreases in heart problems
such as myocardial infarction. This makes ...