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Farnesoid X receptor regulates cystathionase

... and increased intrahepatic resistance. In the present study the analysis of the human Cystathionase gene promoter demonstrates the presence of an inverted repeat sequence. Administration of an FXR ligand to carbon tetrachloride treated mice protected against down-regulation of Cystathionase expression, ...

Study gives more proof that intelligence is largely inherited

... and lower intelligence." "So it gives us a picture of one's mental speed," he said. Because the myelination of brain circuits follows an inverted U-shaped trajectory, peaking in middle age and then slowly beginning to decline, Thompson believes identifying the genes that promote high-integrity ...

New Webcast Going for Gold to Educate on Importance of Healthy Diet In Persistent Chronic Pain Management

... doctor supervision and tireless motivation, Nikki was able to work her way back to competing and became the first American to win a gold medal in inverted aerial skiing. Today, Nikki hopes to motivate others suffering with chronic pain to speak with their doctors to find a program to manage their pain. ...

Video: Olympic Games Gold Medalist Nikki Stone Joins Chronic Pain Experts in Educational Webcasts

... doctor supervision and tireless motivation, Nikki was able to work her way back to competing and became the first American to win a gold medal in inverted aerial skiing. Today, Nikki hopes to motivate others suffering with chronic pain to speak with their doctors to find a program to manage their pain. ...

'Size Does Matter ... and So Does Shape ... When It Comes to Teeth,' Says Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Denise Fundora

... result in a more youthful and feminine appearance." "Teeth look much more feminine when they are rounded with more pronounced embrasures, the tiny inverted 'v' between the two front teeth," explains Dr. Fundora. "When the canine teeth are pointy, it softens the appearance to take the point off." Dr. ...

WaferGen Launches SmartSlide 200 Micro-Incubation System for Stem Cell Research and Cell Biology Applications

... Micro-Incubation platform is a first-of-its-kind family of integrated fluidics exchange micro-incubation products that work seamlessly with inverted microscopes. This breakthrough technology is enabling stem cell and cell biology researchers to conduct complex time lapse imaging studies to ...

An emerging candidate for protecting patients from liver injury after abdomen surgery

... for 15 min followed by 30 min reperfusion. The researchers apply several techniques to address the issue concerned. First, they take advantage of an inverted intravital microscope assisted by a 3CCD color camera and high speed video camera and laser confocal microscope. This enables a dynamic examination ...

Test Finds Rare Heart Defect in Some Young Athletes

... of 12,550 trained athletes and found that 81 of them had electrocardiograms (EKGs) with an abnormal pattern called "diffusely distributed and deeply inverted T waves," but no obvious heart disease. Five of the athletes eventually developed severe heart disease before 50 years of age, including one who died ...

Neurotransmitters in biopolymers stimulate nerve regeneration

... they assessed whether the ganglia sprouted at least 20 neurites and then measured neurite length and neurite length distribution with an inverted phase contrast microscope. We found that adding 70 percent acetylcholine to the polymer induced regenerative responses similar to laminin, a ...

American Chemical Society's Weekly Presspac -- Oct. 17, 2007

... on air pollutants from those sources and the corresponding incidence of cancer among more than 20,000 residents and 5,000 controls. He identified inverted male sex ratios, sometimes as profound as 46:54 in almost all of the communities. The ratio indicated that more females than males were born, a ...

Computer simulator allows visually-impaired to drive

... from the University of Granada and the University of Murcia has contributed to the creation of bioptical telescopes, anamorphic systems and inverted telescopes that magnify the patients visibility as it implements zoom lens effects, edge enhancement and edge multiplexing to expand the field of ...

Novel Technique For Management Of Inverted Papilloma Of Frontal Sinus

... review of the results of all patients with inverted papilloma from 2000 to 2004. Researchers used endoscopy to remove large inverted papillomas in 18 people, aged 36 to 74, and found ... that the limitations of endoscopic resection of inverted papilloma of the frontal recess can be managed ...

Scientists Have Invented New Device to Reap Fresh Water from the Air

... taken inspiration from natures leaves and spider cobwebs and designed an inverted pyramid that can collect fresh water from dew in the air . Made of ... Malka of Malka Architects designed a four-sided structure shaped like an inverted pyramid, with each panel about 10 feet tall. At night, dew drops ...

Severe PTSD Damages Children's Brains: Study

... normal brain development, excess levels can be harmful," said Carrion, likening the biological effects of increasing amounts of stress to an inverted U. "One common treatment for PTSD is to help a sufferer develop a narrative of the traumatic experience. But if the stress of the event is affecting ...

Condition That Causes Irregular Periods Can Lead to Fertility Problems

... surgeries or on imaging studies, Lebovic says, and creates multiple blebs (blisters) on top of the ovary in such a way that the ovary looks like an inverted golf ball. Among women with PCOS, each cyst likely contains a small egg that cannot be released because the hormonal environment prevents that ...

Scientists Reverse Mad Cow Disease in Mice

... In a significant finding the scientists have inverted the early symptoms of mad cow disease in mice. A team of scientists from Medical Research Council led by Dr.Giovanna// Mallucci were able to outline ...

Cake Walk – Plum Treats Sell Like 'Hot Cakes' During Christma

... moist to light, dry, or leavened, and in variety of shapes and sizes. Christmas cakes are baked almost a month before Christmas. The cake is normally inverted and stored in an airtight container. A small quantity of brandy, whisky or sherry is poured into the holes of the cake, - called 'feeding' the cake, ...

New Laparoscopic Surgery to Correct Vaginal Vault Prolapse Is Effectual Than the Conventional Surgery

... Daniel Elliott, M.D., Mayo Clinic urologist and lead study investigator. "To imagine this, it helps to think of the vagina like a tube sock that's inverted out. For some women, the vagina can come completely out -- like three to five inches."This problem can be devastating both physically and socially," ...

Physicians should encourage US women to breastfeed

... of breast feeding to the child and the reasons mostly informed by them were breast tenderness or soreness, engorged breasts, insufficient milk, inverted nipples and busy work of the mother. The researchers feel that physicians should advise and encourage the pregnant women about the benefits of ...

Feelings Of Sympathy And Empathy Dictated by Personal Experience

... person in the video had guessed correctly the weight of the box correctly, or had been deceived. Finally, in a further experiment the scientists inverted the task. They asked the patients themselves to lift boxes and filmed them while they did so. It was found out that the patients, because of their ...

DNA and clones

... know it is caused by mutations within the PAX6 gene, and while there is nothing wrong with the gene itself, as soon as it is broken and rejoined or inverted - as soon as its spatial condition changes in the nucleus - the condition arises."For the first time, thisenables us allows us to think about how ...
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