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New Gene Identification Help Asthma Treatments

...ting geneticfindings into new treatments cannot be accomplished overnight....

Brain Temperature Tunnel dicovered

...nimals at the brain temperature tunnel area can be accomplished in a non-invasive, automated, and continuous manner. Brain temperature is a key parameter for life and death. Today, it is impossible to measure temperature continuously in the body. He has now found a way to do just that. He devised sensing patches...

The Importance Of Folic Acid Supplements

... fetus. Correcting the problem, however, is easily accomplished by folic acid supplementation. Thus researchers say these results reinforce the importance of supplementing the diets of all women of childbearing age with folic aid....

Upcoming Hemogenomics Centre in Bangalore

William J. Rutter, a well known scientist and accomplished businessman of the U.S. holding more than 20 patents and patent applications,has announced intention to set up a high end rapid //diagnostic centre in Bangalore under the name of "Hemogenomics", which will be a marketing, selling and research company...

Hydroxyurea Treatment For Children With Sickle Cell Disease

...ing and sustaining fetal hemoglobin production was accomplished by the drug in all study participants. Patients treated with hydroxyurea also weighed more and were taller than untreated children with the disorder – their growth rates were even comparable to those of normal children. Another measure of success of...

Evoprinter, a multigenomic comparative tool for rapid identification of functionally important DNA

...iple orthologous DNAs. The multiDNA alignments are accomplished either by simultaneous or sequential pair wise alignments of input DNAs, with alignment gaps introduced to optimize the overall homology comparisons. Researchers, writing in the October issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences ha...

New spinal surgery technique developed by UCSF Surgeon

...cal spine in order to access tumors. Once this is accomplished and the bone is removed, surgeons can have a direct line of sight to the tumor. This would enable them to remove the entire tumor without the necessity of moving or manipulating spinal cord. Following removal of the tumor, surgeons can rebuild the sp...

Good Response from Pregnant Women in Delhi for Free ART Therapy

...ested for the virus. Several programmes have been accomplished to achieve the desired objective. An outreach programme called `MITWA', provides mobile HIV testing services and counseling services, in the rural or slum areas where people are largely ignorant regarding the spread of HIV. The Delhi Health Departmen...

Incidence of iron deficiency reduced by nutrient enhanced cereal- rice

... has dramatic implications.” This feat has been accomplished by a process known as “bio fortification,” Through this plant breeders are developing staple foods with higher levels of essential micronutrients. “In the past, we relied on supplements and fortification to overcome vitamin and mineral deficiencies...

Stem Cell Bank In UK Would Require 150 Embryo-Derived Stem Cell Lines

...tive utilization of this form of therapy cannot be accomplished immediately, results of clinical trials conducted on animal models seem promising. Currently, there is an increasing focus on stem cell therapy for treatment of neurodegenerative disorders (Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease), cancer, diabete...

Stem Cell Treatment For Children With Brain Injury To Be Initiated

...ntra-venous injection. The entire process would be accomplished within 48 hours of the injury. A critical monitoring of the injured children would be taken up. In addition, tests to assess the function of the brain would be carried out at end of 1 and 6 months following the procedure. The results obtained would...

Millions Of Diabetic And Glaucoma Patients Risk Blindness

...o be an active participant, if the task were to be accomplished successfully. Unless and until such initiatives are taken, more than thousands of individuals, more specifically, the aging population would lose their valuable vision as a result of potentially treatable conditions....

Killing Power Of Bleach Enhanced By Addition Of Vinegar

...e 80 to 200 times more active. This acidity can be accomplished by the addition of a small amount of household vinegar. The researchers compared the anti-microbial effectiveness of the disinfection solution against surfaces with dried, resistant bacterial spores, at varying levels of pH. The alkaline solution k...

FDA Nominee Says That He Is Not Influenced By Politics

...efore he left said that marketing Plan B cannot be accomplished without sorting of regulatory issues by the FDA. Furthermore, he regarded that over the counter sales of Plan B to those above 17 or older was safe. Critics, who are against this plan, argue that it will lead to unfavorable sexual behavior and incr...

Pluripotent ESC, To Serve As an Effective Therapy for Many Diseases

Silva and colleagues said they had accomplished the transformation of immature cells from men's testicles into powerful stem cells, which can later, differentiate into nerve, heart and bone cells. // Their work was presented at a meeting of stem cell researchers in Valencia, Spain. Gerd Hasenfuss ...

UC Researchers Find Potential Drug Target For SARS

... attempting to use the same approach that has been accomplished in designing effective drugs against HIV protease, which has led to the development of new drugs to fight the AIDS virus." SARS caused havoc in 2003 when it was first reported from Asia. Within a short span of time, the disease had sp[read to 29 coun...

Healthcare System Remodelled - Iraq

...iety as a whole. They suggested that this could be accomplished through recognition for quality of performance,’ Squires said. ‘They also wanted respect from physicians, administrators and the public but did not offer solutions in this area.’ The nurses also called for assistance with housing, child care and t...

Third Arm Removed Successfully

...anghai Children’s Medical Center have successfully accomplished the removal of an extremely rare, well-developed third arm from a two-month-old Chinese boy//. They removed one of his two left arms that had been laid across Liu Junjie's chest. The second left arm is further up his shoulder. ‘We found the ner...

Meditation may Improve Cardiac Risk Factors in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease

...nervous system. 'These physiological effects were accomplished without changes in body weight, medication or psychosocial variables and despite a marginally statistically significant increase in physical activity in the health education group,' the authors write. 'These current results also expand our causal u...

New Variety Of Soybean Oil

... Much of the research to develop the new oil was accomplished at Iowa State's breeding nursery in Puerto Rico because the Japanese soybean would not mature in Ames. It was not until the summer of 2005 that the team had a chance to find out if their research was successful. "We planted seed of potential new va...

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