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Action of nerve cells

...d that without UNC-13, the syntaxin protein remins closed and cannot help the nerve cells to release neurotransmitters.Thus, the UNC-13 protein unfolds or opens the syntaxin protein so it can aid the release of neurotransmitter from one nerve cell to another. When a human or other animal has any sensation...

Deep Sleep Doesn't Increase Memory

...ring which an individual's eyes dart rapidly under closed eyelids and the body is almost completely paralyzed except for the heart, diaphragm, eye muscles and internal organs. Humans on average get about two hours of REM sleep per eight hours of sleep, usually just after falling asleep. Humans on average g...

Dampness related to asthma

...ns and bathrooms. "Keep kitchen and bathroom doors closed to prevent dampness spreading to other parts of the house and keep rooms well aired and try to avoid condensation."...

How brain works

...d that without UNC-13, the syntaxin protein remins closed and cannot help the nerve cells to release neurotransmitters.Thus, the UNC-13 protein unfolds or opens the syntaxin protein so it can aid the release of neurotransmitter from one nerve cell to another. When a human or other animal has any sensation...

Nightlights could ward diabetic blindness

...ty that some kind of transmission of light through closed eyelids, during sleep, could protect the retina from damage by reducing the oxygen requirements of the rod cells.....

Treating wounds without stitches

...minutes less). Four months later, the wounds had closed up and healed to the same extent in both cases. In fact, the researchers say it was impressive to see how inconspicuous all the wounds then were. Doing without stitches could save time, money and patient discomfort. <b...

Scientists open the book of life

...pairs. However all but 400 of those gaps have been closed now. The genome is composed of about three billion pairs of DNA chemicals within 24 chromosomes. The genes that control the body's development, growth, functions and aging are made of specific sequences of these chemical pairs. A small change in th...

Treatment for Sars patients refused

...ved to government hospital. Private medical centre closed their clinic and refused to provide treatment for SARS infected patients. The patients include a bride, her mother and her brother who had flown in for the ceremony from Indonesia via Singapore. There were also people who attended the wedding, who we...

WHO Declares Vietnam First Country to Control SARS

...fected by the virus. However Hanoi French Hospital closed its doors, there by reducing the rate of infection and keeping SARS from spreading beyond its doors. No new cases of SARS have been reported from Vietnam since April 8.// The country showed strong commitment at the highest level from the beginning of...

SARS reaches Russian Federation

...ur region, which has a booming cross-border trade, closed off all travel between the region and China.// Even the hotel the man stayed was quarantined. Russian aviation officials have ordered airlines and cargo carriers on Thursday to suspend reservations on flights to mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan,...

When Man Bites Man

...ection. Results showed six of the wounds that were closed soon after the incident became infected, compared to none of the wounds closed more than 24 hours after the bite. Post-operative infection was also associated with exposed cartila...

New Technology In MRI Scan Help Test Brain Cancer Therapy

...alled diffusion MRI scan and can be done using any closed MRI scanner with a few adjustments and takes a few minutes more. The problem of treatment of brain cancer was the waiting period the patient and the family members had to endure before they could learn about the treatment effectiveness. The new tech...

Revolution in surgery

...ass, where an artery is open in the first portion, closed in the middle and still supplying good heart muscle.Further trials are to be carried out, with 20 patients set to receive the operation in Germany, and clinical trials due to begin in the US later this year. ...

A ray of hope in treating blindness and other eye disorders

... to severe eye damage if the gap junctions are not closed off. If some mechanism is invented to close this channel between the cells, the damage can be restricted to the parent cell and protecting the rest. Research is currently being done to develop a chemical that would stop the spread of damaged cells....

A Novel System For Clinical Banking Of Umbilical Cord Blood

Researchers from Italy have designed a closed circuit, where Umbilical cord blood (UCB) collecti...eduction of UCB samples in a dedicated, germ-free, closed circuit was developed, where plasma and red blood cells (RBC) depletion was obtained by sedimentatio...

Not Blinking Enough In Front Of The Computer Can Cause Dry Eye

... squinting to a 5 (barely squinting) to 50% (eyes closed about half-way) squinting. In order to monitor the act of blinking, two electrodes were attached to the lower eyelids, which were further connected to an electromyogram to monitor the electrical activity of the muscles. In addition, a videotape recor...

Conditions Of The HIV/AIDS Patients In The Mizo Society

...ss about AIDS is at the peak the Mizo people has a closed mind set up. He condemned the practice of sealing the dead bodies of AIDS patients in polytene bags before burial as it shows their ignorance of the disease. He said that when compared to Hepatitis, HIV is much more difficult to be contracted. Peo...

Iranian Government Declares Holiday Due To Pollution

.... All the organizations in the country will remain closed on// 7 and 8 December 2005. The primary, junior hi...ols, and kindergartens in Tehran have already been closed down by the Government, while the elderly and those who suffer from heart problems have been advised...

Man Survives 32 Deaths

...g to the doctors. The artery of Hackwell had to be closed up as a result of the attack at the Gloucester Royal Hospital, and an anti-clotting drug had to be used to reopen it. The drug is also capable of making the heartbeat out of rhythm which again may lead to cardiac arrests....

Firefighters Continue To Battle Blaze

...7. Traffic was also disrupted due to the M10 being closed throughout the day, and M1 being closed temporarily. Major environmental damage is likely to result from the accident, with its impact being...

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