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Innophos Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

... STPP & Other Products and Purified Phosphoric acid in Mexico. The effects of volume and mix on ... and mix effects on revenue in Purified Phosphoric acid and STPP & Other Products. ... 2009 due to higher phosphate rock and phosphoric acid costs in Mexico and the mix of ...

Food additive may one day help control blood lipids and reduce disease risk

... a strain of mice that could not make fatty acid synthase in the liver. When humans or animals eat, we take in sugars. Fatty acid synthase converts those sugars to fatty acids in ... "To our surprise, animals missing fatty acid synthase in the liver were just like animals that ...

Fatty Acids in Diet Linked to Bowel Disease Risk

... too much of a common polyunsaturated fatty acid could be a contributing factor in an estimated 30 ... who had the highest intake of linoleic acid had more than double the chance of developing the ... and aspirin use. The body converts linoleic acid to arachidonic acid, a component of the cell ...

Waters Drives Efficiency in the Clinical and Research Laboratory and Showcases New MassTrak Systems at AACC 2009

... other Waters system platform solutions for amino acid analysis and for vitamin D clinical research ... Waters (Part No. 720003044EN). Amino acid Analysis Over the past 50 years, amino acid analysis has come to be recognized as a ...

MO BIO Laboratories, Inc. Launches PowerFood(TM) Microbial DNA Isolation Kit

... Inc., the leader in soil and microbial nucleic acid purification, announces the launch of an ... in solutions for soil and microbial nucleic acid purification, MO BIO's Power(R) kits contain ... of PCR inhibiting substances during the nucleic acid purification procedure. For samples that do not ...

Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. Updates Prenexa.com with Folic Acid Content, Money-Saving Coupon, and Personalized Address Labels

... on prenexa.com include:   Folic acid vitamins and supplementation facts $5 ... address labels Folic acid: Folic acid is a type of Vitamin B that the body uses to make DNA and RNA. Without enough folic acid in their diet, women are at a greater risk of ...

Variants of 'umami' taste receptor contribute to our individualized flavor worlds

... with several amino acids, especially the amino acid L-glutamate. High levels of glutamate are ... worldwide. Increased understanding of amino acid taste receptors may help nutritionists target the ... evidence that T1R1-T1R3 is a human amino acid taste receptor. When human T1R1-T1R3 receptors ...

Vegetable Amino Acid Lowers Blood Pressure

... that a 4.72 percent higher intake of glutamic acid as a portion of total dietary protein correlates ... take the finding as a reason to pop glutamic acid pills rather than making vegetables a larger part ... that there are no data on supplements of glutamic acid to tell us anything one way or another about ...

Heartburn Drugs May Contribute to the Problem

... suggests proton pump inhibitors could aggravate acid trouble TUESDAY, July 7 (HealthDay News) -- Drugs commonly used to treat heartburn and acid reflux may actually cause heartburn. A new ... pump inhibitor (PPI) actually produced heartburn, acid reflux and indigestion in healthy volunteers who ...

Coapt Systems, Inc. Launches Hydrelle(TM) a New, FDA-Approved Dermal Filler with Lidocaine for Significant Wrinkle Correction and Greater Patient Comfort

... of Hydrelle(TM) a new, FDA-approved hyaluronic acid based dermal filler for the treatment of facial ... Hydrelle is the first FDA-approved hyaluronic acid filler formulated with an anesthetic (lidocaine) ... rapid results comparable to other hyaluronic acid fillers; and the lidocaine anesthetic is ...

Dr. Donnica Moore Advocates that Women Follow a Preventive Dental Health Routine that Includes Crest Pro-Health Enamel Shield

... toothpaste creates a micro-thin shield against acid attack -- CINCINNATI, July 1 /PRNewswire/ ... to enamel to create a micro-thin shield against acid attack. It also contains finer ActivClean ... helps strengthen enamel to protect against acid attack caused by plaque bacteria. It contains ...

Hyperion Therapeutics Raises $60 Million Series C

... transcarbamylase (OTC), and argininosuccinic acid synthetase (AS) deficiencies. HPN-100, which is ... which is formed from phenylacetic acid and glutamine. About Urea Cycle Disorders ... transcarbamylase (OTC), or argininosuccinic acid synthetase (AS). BUPHENYL should not be ...

Omega-3 Fatty Acid Deficiency takes 96,000 Lives Annually in the US

... risk factors examined in the study, Omega-3 fatty acid deficiency ranked as the sixth highest killer of ... 96,000 preventable deaths yearly. Omega-3 fatty acid deficiency even beat out high trans fat intake, ... About Omega-3: Omega-3 is an essential fatty acid (EFA), consisting of EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid), ...

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Key to Fetal Development - Possible Mercury Contamination Concerns in Some Fish Oil Avoided With Plant-based DHA in PreNexa(R) Prenatal Vitamins

... experts specifically recommend Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) as a key omega-3 fatty acid for prenatal development(1, 2, 3). DHA, derived ... is a long-chain, polyunsaturated omega-3 fatty acid found in all organs of the body(2). It is a major ...

New theraplex SA FACIAL PEEL Shows True Colors at Cosmetic Boot Camp

... new peel is an in-office, superficial salicylic acid peel treatment available in 25% and 30% ... Pacific Medical Center. "I use salicylic acid peels on patients with all skin types because ... a cost effective and convenient salicylic acid peel," said Mike Pietrangelo, managing partner of ...

Stop Acid Reflux Now With Amish Formula From Caleb Treeze Organic

... GLENDALE, Calif., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Stops acid Reflux, a new product from Caleb Treeze Organic Farm instantly eliminates acid Reflux. If you are one of the millions of people that suffer from acid reflux, food regurgitation and heartburn ...

Herb May Offer Hope for Autoimmune Diseases

... a biochemical pathway known as the amino acid starvation response, or AAR, which typically ... the AAR to kick in. "When a cell senses amino acid deprivation, it tries to conserve amino acids by ... so it would make sense that a cell with amino acid deprivation would want to block signals that ...

Penn study demonstrates new way to boost immune memory

... differences in genes that regulate fatty acid metabolism," says Pearce. Fatty acids can be ... CD8 T cells lacking TRAF6 display defective fatty acid oxidation in response to growth factor ... the mutant mice the metformin restored fatty acid oxidation and the generation of memory cells that ...

Acid Reflux No More With Amish Formula From Caleb Treeze Organic Farm

... Organic Farm announces the release of Stops acid Reflux, a product that instantly eliminates acid Reflux. Nearly everyone suffers from acid reflux, food regurgitation and heartburn at one ...

Hyperion Therapeutics Announces Results of Phase I Study in Patients With Liver Cirrhosis

... from phenylbutyrate (PBA) to phenylacetic acid (PAA) and then to phenylacetylglutamine (PAGN). ... transcarbamylase (OTC) and argininosuccinic acid synthetase (AS) deficiencies. HPN-100, which is ... (PAGN), which is formed from phenylacetic acid (PAA) and glutamine. Hyperion has initiated a ...

Survey Reveals Injectable Procedures Are Mainstream And Accepted Medical Aesthetic Treatment Options

... Discuss Use of BOTOX® Cosmetic and Hyaluronic acid Dermal Fillers New ... their use of BOTOX® Cosmetic and hyaluronic acid dermal fillers. In fact, according to survey ... discuss their BOTOX® Cosmetic and hyaluronic acid dermal filler treatments with others, with seven ...

Women Who Run May Benefit From Extra Folic Acid

... May 31 (HealthDay News) -- High-dose folic acid supplementation improved vascular function in ... say. The findings suggest that folic acid may decrease cardiovascular risk and also improve ... for Sports Medicine, in Tampa, Fla. Folic acid is used by the body to produce healthy red blood ...

Acid-Suppressing Meds May Boost Pneumonia Risks

... the American Medical Association . It found that acid suppressors might not be as benign as once ... Two different classes of medications can reduce acid in the stomach. One class, called proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), blocks acid from being pumped into the stomach, according to ...

The Gout & Uric Acid Education Society (GUAES) Announces New Survey Results Highlighting Major Gaps in Public Awareness of Gout

... YORK, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gout & Uric acid Education Society announced today that new survey ... Edwards, M.D., chairman of the Gout & Uric acid Education Society, and a specialist in ... associated with an abnormally high level of uric acid in the blood (a condition known as ...

P&G Response to FDA Approval of Prevacid OTC(R) 24HR

... OTC PRILOSEC OTC is the #1 Doctor recommended acid reducer+ and Pharmacist recommended OTC Heartburn ... one pill a day by directly shutting down many acid pumps in your stomach when used as directed for ... Recommendation Audit (April 2004-June 2007, acid Reducer Category). Data on file. ...

Video: Novartis Receives Approval From FDA to Market Prevacid(R) 24HR as First and Only OTC Proton Pump Inhibitor in Original Prescription Formulation

... Prevacid 24HR works by stopping the release of acid into the stomach. "This is an important ... is a result of the backing up of stomach acid into the esophagus. Typically the lower ... sufferers the muscle relaxes and allows food and acid from the stomach to travel back up into the ...

Folic Acid Reduces Infant Heart Defects

... News) -- Since the mandatory addition of folic acid to flour, pasta and other grain products took ... spina bifida or anencephaly. Now it seems folic acid may also prevent heart defects. In the United ... Drug Administration in 1996 required that folic acid be added to enriched breads, cereals, flours, ...

Taking folic acid for a year before pregnancy may reduce risk of preterm birth

... PLAINS, N.Y., MAY 11, 2009 Women who take folic acid supplements for at least one year before they ... lead study author. "We already know that folic acid supplementation beginning before pregnancy and ... research makes us optimistic that taking folic acid for at least one year before pregnancy also may ...

Acid Drinks Blamed for Increase in Tooth Erosion

... rate than ever, dissolving under a blistering acid attack that they've brought on themselves, ... we're talking about erosion, it's clearly the acid content that's causing it," Hewlett said. "In ... flavoring agents is phosphoric acid. That's the acid we use in dentistry to roughen tooth enamel ...

Folic Acid Might Offer Allergy Relief

... ages 2 to 85, to track the effect of folic acid levels on respiratory and allergic symptoms and ... that people with higher blood levels of folic acid had fewer IgE antibodies, fewer reported ... "Our findings are a clear indication that folic acid may indeed help regulate immune response to ...

Hopkins Children's study: Folic acid may help treat allergies, asthma

... of folate the naturally occurring form of folic acid and allergies, the Hopkins scientists say ... that it's far too soon to recommend folic acid supplements to prevent or treat people with ... "Our findings are a clear indication that folic acid may indeed help regulate immune response to ...

Compound in Berries May Lessen Sun Damage

... ultraviolet rays. In the human cells, ellagic acid reduced the destruction of collagen and ... which they did not receive UV exposure. Ellagic acid was not applied to the other mice. The mice that did not receive ellagic acid developed wrinkles and thickening of the skin ...

The Most Common Cause of Hair Loss Is the Least Suspected, Warns Trichology Expert

... to the hair and scalp because of the lactic acid in our sweat secretions," explained Harris-Wells. The acid strips away the epithelial sheath, which is the ... and dry to the point of brittleness. The excess acid can also cause inflammation of the scalp, and if ...

Experts Highlight Inroads to Preventing Cancer

... Folic acid supplements, smoking and genetics are among ... Rats born to mothers who had been given folic acid supplementation during and after pregnancy were ... whereby genes can be turned off or on. Folic acid is recommended before and during pregnancy to ...

Atlanta Parents Brush Up on Growing Concern of Acid Erosion in Children's Teeth at Atlanta Dogwood Festival

... protect against a growing dental health concern - acid erosion. At the Sensodyne Dental Health Spa, ... area parents can learn more about what causes acid erosion and how to help prevent it. Atlanta ... will be on hand to talk to consumers about acid erosion, as well as other dental health issues ...

Epilepsy Drug Impairs Baby's Intelligence

... age at birth and the mother's intake of folic acid -- the researchers found that children exposed to ... impairment is real with the use of valproic acid (valproate)," said Dr. Inna Vaisleib, a pediatric ... Hospital of Pittsburgh. "Not using valproic acid in women of childbearing age is a good idea, as ...

Heartburn medications do not ease asthma symptoms

... sufferers led many specialists to suspect that acid reflux could be a trigger for the coughing, ... controlled asthma, even if they don't have overt acid reflux symptoms. But a new study of adults ... study goes against the idea that mild or silent acid reflux contributes to uncontrolled asthma," says ...

Acid Reducers May Not Help All With Asthma

... with each disorder possibly triggering the other. acid reflux might cause asthma symptoms through aspiration of fluid into the airways, or acid might irritate the esophagus and upper airway, ... Proton pump inhibitors work by suppressing acid production. The study, which was funded by ...

Heartburn Sufferers Find Lasting Relief With TUMS(R) Dual Action

... and 10 mg of famotidine, a safe and effective acid reducer, to help keep heartburn from coming back, ... one-dose chewable tablet immediately neutralizes acid on contact. Like all TUMS, it is also an ... prescription heartburn drugs that reduce stomach acid production, 46% or more of PPI users experience ...

Acid Erosion In Children's Teeth Growing Concern Among Dentists

... that are seemingly healthy - can contribute to acid erosion, a growing and irreversible problem not only among adults, but for children as well. acid erosion is loss of tooth enamel caused by acid acting on the tooth's surface, mainly from the ...
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