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Researchers Discovers DNA Repair as Key to Huntington's Disease

...such as nerve cells. The result is that cell death acceleration is directly proportional to the additional repeated lengths. In a further step, the team eliminated a key enzyme (OGG1) related to DNA repair for oxidative lesions and found that it stopped or greatly reduced segment growth. This may position OGG1 ...

Epigenetics to Shape Stem Cell Future

...olling histone methylation were found in 2001, the acceleration is tremendous,” says Robert Feil, a EuroSTELLS researcher based at the CNRS Institute of Molecular Genetics in Montpellier. “We are making good use of past investments in genome sequencing. In the next five years the technology will be ten times fast...

World Must Act Quickly To Control Spread XDR-TB

...ance, according to Fauci. He also calls for the acceleration of TB drug development and says additional effective vaccines "are desperately needed." Scientists also need to "expand laboratory investigations to examine the coinfections seen together with TB in the real world" because TB often occurs among peopl...

Unbelted Backseat Passengers Produce Deadly Results

...within the dummies. The sensors showed significant acceleration of the dummies' head, neck and chest, as well as dramatic impact loads to these body parts. All sled tests were conducted according to the protocols of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard. "It doesn't matter if it's an adult-sized person seated...

African Union Launches A Programme On Acceleration of HIV Prevention

...mission and the UN agencies were in agreement that acceleration of HIV prevention deserved a more serious attention in line with the goal of universal access to HIV prevention, treatment and care by 2010. WHO regional director for Africa, Luis Sambo, said the launch should serve as a wake-up call for Africa to ...

Aluminium and Iron Could Play a Vital Role in Multiple Sclerosis

...the disease. The metal iron has been linked with acceleration of oxygenated damage and hence the iron levels were significantly higher in people with secondary progressive form of the disease. On the other hand people with the relapsing-remitting form of the disease were found to have very high levels of alum...

Toddlers Have Respiratory Trouble When Sleeping With Their Face Up

...lf of the total sleep time. In addition, there was acceleration in the RDI when more than 75% of the sleep time was spent in the supine position. In fact, the RDI in this position was greater than in all other positions combined. Several studies conducted previously on children had demonstrated that there is ...

An Increase In Incidence Of Childhood Cancer

...and adolescence during the past decades, and of an acceleration of this trend. They also say that geographical and temporal patterns suggest areas for further study into causes of these cancers ....

WHO and UNAIDS unveil plan to get 3 million AIDS patients on treatment by 2005

...s. Treatment can therefore contribute to the rapid acceleration of prevention. Building on work done by UNAIDS, developing and donor countries, NGOs and other multilateral agencies, WHO and UNAIDS are taking another big step forward in the global movement to increase access to prevention and treatment services. ...

Vitamin D 'reduces heart risk'

...s of vitamin D in the blood are associated with an acceleration of this build up. Women with osteoporosis - which is caused by loss of calcium from the bones - are more likely to die of CHD than women without the disease....

Early puberty linked to nutrition

...eted by the adipose tissue, the responsible of the acceleration of the process, because it acts as a chemical mediator that sends signs to the central nervous system. Also the early menstruation is usual in those who have a reduced sport activity. This is why a continuous physical activity and the control of we...

Roller coaster takes brain for a big ride!!

...ack-and-forth motions of the roller coaster or the acceleration force which ruptures the veins on the surface of the brain. Surgery is the treatment of choice....

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