Must-Haves for Your Summer Vacation Bag
Bring along protective eyewear to block
the sun's harmful UV rays
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100 percent of UVA/UVB rays.
Selecting clothing that helps block
some of UV rays further helps you keep both your ...
Targeting tumor behavior may lead to new liver cancer drugs
... to identify possible anti-cancer agents that may block
a particular kind of tumor behavior. The agents ... cancer drug discovery has sought agents that block
a single molecular target or pathway," he says. ... approach identifies agents that could potentially block
tumor progression by striking multiple genes that ...
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Antioxidants Blunt Exercise Benefit, Study Shows
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the oxidative stress response, but you also block
the beneficial effects of exercise on insulin ...
Mach One Corporation Announces Hand Carried Product as a Potential Solution to Swine Flu (H1N1) Virus
Product Will Create A Barrier To block
The Attachment Of The Virus To The Nasal ... used as needed to form a mechanical barrier to block
the attachment of the virus to the nasal ... to the direct area of the nasal membrane and block
initial attachment in the nasal membrane. This ...
See salad, eat fries: When healthy menus backfire
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Summer Safety Tips: Protect Children's Eyes in Sun, Sports Activities
... sure the sunglasses you purchase are rated to block
both UVA and UVB radiation. All sunglasses block
UVB, but some do not block
UVA rays. Look for glasses with a polycarbonate ...
A woman's nose knows body odor
... the smelling.
"It is quite difficult to block
a woman's awareness of body odor. In contrast, it ... fragrances were selected to test their ability to block
underarm odor through a method known as ... This may explain why it is so difficult to block
women's perception of sweat odors," he said.
Scientists Capture HIV Transfer Among T-Cells on Video
... in an achievement that could lead to new ways to block
the transmission of HIV, researchers say.
... transfer is rapid and massive. Future efforts to block
HIV transmission may be designed to specifically exploit and block
this cell-to-cell mode of infection," Chen said. ...
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Oh Baby, Interventional Radiology Makes Childbirth Safer
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life-threatening bleeding immediately and ... of sand) or little metal coils, are released to block
an injured vessel and stop the bleeding. "The ... like in angioplasty), if needed at delivery to block
excessive blood flow, explained interventional ...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009
... ingredient called isoliquiritigenin (ISL) can block
the nervous system's production of dopamine. That ... the pleasurable and addictive effects. Drugs that block
this response. The scientists used rats as model ...
You Own It, You'll Eat It
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Hope for treating relapse to methamphetamine abuse
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any behavior associated with methamphetamine use, ... studies to examine whether GVG will also block
an environmental cue previously shown to produce ... to drug seeking behavior. If we can successfully block
drug-induced reinstatement, then our ability ...
Conseco Reports Third Quarter Results
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expenses. Such favorable variances ... insurance
intangibles related to an unprofitable block
of universal life insurance
business and an $11 ... related to the 100% coinsurance of an older block
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Parasites that live inside cells use loophole to thwart immune system
... oxide. The researchers found that the microbes block
nitric oxide production by subverting the ... that it might be feasible to develop drugs to block
such pathogens' biochemical subversion, restoring ... in macrophages grown in the culture dishes can block
nitric oxide production in macrophages by ...
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inventory of refurbished and pre-owned ...
Compromised US and Chinese Computers Launch Greatest Number of Cyber Attacks, According to SecureWorks' Data
... organizations should
utilize a black list to block
inbound communications from known malicious
IP addresses. Organizations should also block
outbound communications to
foreign countries known to harbor hackers and block
to hostile networks known ...
Transitions Optical Offers Tips on How to Protect Eyes for Outdoor Sports Fans
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American Optometric Association Awards Acuvue(R) Oasys(TM) for Astigmatism With Seal of Acceptance for UV Absorbing Contact Lenses
... ** On
average, contact lenses without UV blocking block
approximately 10% of UV-A
radiation and 30% of ... blocking
sunglasses. While many sunglasses will block
UV rays that enter through the
lenses, most do ... bottom of the glasses. Due to their
inability to block
these peripheral rays, some ...
'Cool' New Treatment for Hot Flashes in Breast Cancer Survivors
... the safety and efficacy of the stellate ganglion block
breast cancer survivors. It is called a "stellate" block
as it describes
the star-shaped collection of ... menopausal women that the stellate ganglion block
'shut off' these troubling ...
'Cool' new treatment for hot flashes in breast cancer survivors
... the safety and efficacy of the stellate ganglion block
in 13 breast cancer survivors. It is called a stellate block
as it describes the star-shaped collection of ... menopausal women that the stellate ganglion block
can effectively shut off these troubling ....
Vancouver researchers discover missing link between TB bacteria and humans
... human body and are working toward a treatment to block
this mechanism of infection.
This ... Faculty of Medicine, suggests that therapies that block
the activity of the TB protein in macrophages ... to come up with a therapy that can be used to block
this particular mechanism, which will be an ...
New Targets Found That Stop Tumor Growth
... of potential new targets for treatments that block
tumor blood vessel formation -- a key step in ... is a large amount of data that shows if you block
angiogenesis, you can block
tumor growth. But VEGF is not responsible for all ...
Flower power may bring ray of sunshine to cancer sufferers
The best thing to do in those cases is block
the disease spreading to other organs, ... known as the protease inhibitor, was able to block
these enzymes in test tube-based assays.
... have re-engineered the molecule so it should just block
the proteases produced in prostate cancer and ...
Researchers identify new cell targets for preventing growth of breast and other tumors
... There is a large amount of data that shows if you block
angiogenesis, you can block
tumor growth, said Dr. Nancy Klauber-DeMore, ... on these vessels, new drugs may be developed that block
these proteins and put a stop to tumor blood ...
Cartoon Network and the FDA to Launch Year II Expansion of SPOT THE BLOCK Nutrition Awareness Campaign on Monday, April 7
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food choices. SPOT THE block
also will be featured in Cartoon Network's
"Get ... will
work in tandem with new SPOT THE block
customized public education on-air
spots to be ... and a healthy eating lifestyle. The
SPOT THE block
project is a first-of-its-kind partnership ...
Stanford researchers unmask proteins in telomerase, a substance that enables cancer
... in 1994, the idea has been that if a drug could block
telomerase, chromosomes in those cancerous cells ... make up telomerase it's hard to design a drug to block
In the study, Artandi and first author ... the next step is to find small molecules that can block
that newly discovered protein in cancerous cells. ...
Study Finds Potential Cause of Age-Related Macular Degeneration
... have pinpointed a biological pathway that may block
the blood vessel proliferation and leakiness ... an alternative therapeutic target.
"You can block
the destabilizing/regenerative factors [like ... way of doing it is to activate a signal to block
destabilization. And I think this is the first ...
Scientific poster abstracts from the 24th annual meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine
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for Management of Chronic Perineal Pain: A ... Interventional MRI-GuidedNeurolytic Celiac Plexus block
Successful Acupuncture Treatment for ... Use of Coordinated PT/OT and Peripheral Nerve block
for in patient Treatment of Recalcitrant CRPS, ...
Researchers find new way to block destructive rush of immune cells
... Researchers have found a way to selectively block
the ability of white blood cells to crawl toward ... where it would be incredibly useful to precisely block
integrin activation, and thus T cell migration, ... problem is that past, system-wide attempts that block
all integrin activation, like the multiple ...
St. Jude finds mechanism for faulty protein disposal
... of cancer drugs called proteasome inhibitors block
endoplasmic reticulum-associated degradation as ... cells, so we can design more specific ways to block
this process in myelomas.
The St. Jude team ... the process works and how we might design ways to block
it in cancer cells.
Conseco Reports Third Quarter Results
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profitable next year." "The majority ... which we will invest $63 million to
recapture a block
of Colonial Penn life insurance business ... we completed the 100%
coinsurance of an older block
of fixed and equity-indexed annuities is
New Drug Eases Asthma Symptoms
... a California company reports.
The idea is to block
the activity of cytokines, immune system ... different reaction.
"The idea that a drug can block
this pathway and block
the asthmatic reaction is very exciting," ...
Drug Combo Blocks Pain Without Impairing Movement
"We found a way to target local anesthetics to block
only pain fibers," said lead researcher Dr. ... numbness and paralysis. We have managed to block
pain fibers without the numbness or paralysis." ... But QX-314 alone isn't able to get into cells to block
electrical activity, and thus pain. When ...
Effectiveness of mouse breeds that mimic Alzheimer's disease symptoms questioned
... compounds are tested for their ability to block
gamma-secretase or reduce its activity.
Before ... mutations for further studies of compounds that block
or reduce the activity of gamma-secretase. These ... to understand how promising chemical compounds block
gamma secretase or reduce its function.
Stanford researchers find culprit in aging muscles that heal poorly
... tissues. But in this instance, Wnt appears to block
"That was a total ... 10 issue of Science.
Rando said many drugs can block
Wnt signaling. "Theoretically, given the number of ways to block
Wnt and Wnt signaling, one could envision this ...
Scientists Learn How Cancer Drugs Cause Hypertension
... pressure develops in up to one-third of cancer patients who take drugs to block
the formation of blood vessels that feed tumors.
"Anti-angiogenesis ... regulates blood vessel health."
The researchers used an antibody to block
an important VEGF receptor called VEGFR2. After about a week, the mice ...
Compirion and Anderson Surgery Center Reduce OR Inefficiencies and Improve Finances
... Reduce PACU discharge delays from 75% to less than 25%
utilization to greater than 60%
Improve ambulatory Patient ... outside the hospital could improve their productivity and billable hours. block
utilization started to climb.
The increase in efficiency created a ...
Blood flow in Alzheimer's disease
... Palmer said: "Our findings raise the possibility that drugs that can block
the actions of endothelin-1 and which are already licensed for treating ... have important implications for treatment. Drugs are available that can block
the actions of endothelin-1 and which have been shown to treat some other ...