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New York, the City That Roars 24/7, is Forced to Quiet Down

... to turn it down a notch after a tougher new noise code took effect this week . But where there are 8,000,...or New York City. And we had not changed our noise code for over 30 years," Ailen Bronzaft, a researcher on the effects of noise on humans who helped the ci...

Anti-doping Rules Must Avoid Unsatisfactory Decisions: WADA

...rld Anti-Doping Code by the ICC (which adopted the code in July 2006) and its national associations at the earliest, and to pursuing its cooperation with the ICC in the fight against doping in sport, WADA said. Early this week, CAS ruled with some considerable regret that it has no jurisdiction to take ...

Size and Position of Floral Anther Plays a Vital Role in Pollination

... In addition, the parts of the genome that do not code for proteins, the non-coding regions, are assuming greater importance in explaining the diversity found in different species of plants and animals....

Advancement in Gene Associated With Colon Cancer

...he mystery of the relationship between our genetic code and disease is now starting to become clear, and many scientists are turning to the same chapter to find important clues to colorectal cancer. He and his colleagues plan to continue their effort to zero in on the genetic variations involved in cancer...

Understanding the Mechanism Underlying Embryo Development

... is based on general laws written into the genetic code of each cell and which enable them to develop a specialist function, modifying the way they divide, their form and their behaviour. These changes are coordinated through a series of instructions that must be correctly interpreted within the cell, a...

Alien Hand Syndrome Causes Random Hand Movement

...udy shows that while M1 [primary motor cortex] may code for limb movement planned by parietal systems, only activity in the latter (but not the former) may mediate conscious experience of motor intentions. The authors conclude, These data open new perspectives for the comprehension of neurological and ...

Virginity Rules-Meant To Be Broken?

...research or science which is often interpreted as code for programs that include discussions of safer sex. Most studies so far have found no significant impact on behavior, and the few that do see only modest changes. In April, Mathematica Policy Research released a report that was nine years and $8 mi...

Seven Children Ordered Removed from Squalid Home in Texas

...s state. After the children were removed, a city code enforcement inspector cited the home for 37 violations, including unsafe wiring, no working hot water heater, holes in exterior walls and no proper connection to public sewer and water systems, according to the report. Moya was released on $17,500 ...

You Need Blood? Just Click the Mouse!

...or their relatives can contact us and read out the code numbers," said Poacha....

Genome Annotation by Mutation

...omes include roughly 20,000 genes, which carry the code needed for cells to produce the proteins used to make body parts and carry out most functions in living organisms. Genes typically have 50,000 base pairs but can range in size from a few thousand to 300,000 base pairs, Capecchi says. The genes incl...

Gene Study Throws Up New Targets for Leishmaniasis

...der. British-led scientists compared the genetic code of Leishmania major, which causes the cutaneous form of leishmaniasis, with those of L. infantum and L. braziliensis, which cause the more dangerous, visceral form of the disease, also called kala-azar. What struck the researchers was that these para...

UK Hospitals Failing Hygiene Standards

...ew Lansley added: "The one in four yet to meet the code need to realise that it is an imperative not an option."A spokesman for Patient Concern said: "This is terrible. It is bad news for patients and shows trusts are not getting the basics right."...

Abbot Sues French AIDS Group

...he group violated two articles of the French penal code that prohibit disrupting a Web site and providing the means to do so. "We don't have any issue with the right to protest or the fact that organizations disagree on different things," Abbott spokeswoman Jennifer Smoter said on Monday. "But it's reall...

Milk Firms in Philippines Violate Breastfeeding Code: WHO

...mpanies in one way or another violate the national code and the international code as well," Alessandro Iellamo from the WHO Philippines office, told a press conference. In Asia, the ...

Filipino Mothers Go Bare Protesting Against Milk Formula Companies

...t reacted last year by imposing a strict marketing code on milk substitutes, which have been strongly promoted by manufacturers. Inside the court Tuesday, judges heard a suit lodged by the Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Association of the Philippines challenging the government's move. The government dire...

New Tumor Markers for Pancreatic Cancer

...ly, these messages and the proteins for which they code are potential diagnostic markers and targets to tackle when developing new anti-cancer treatments. Finally, we generated antibodies that detect the proteins coded by some of the messages. Using a microscope and colour-labelled antibodies, we manage...

Researchers Devise New Compound to Treat Fungal Infections

... last steps in the process of turning a gene's DNA code into a protein. The process begins when the cell...the help of molecules called tRNAs, which link the code of the messenger RNA to the correct amino acid. Leucyl-tRNA synthetase is one of a group of enzyme...

Doctor Migration Has Limited Impact on Health Care in Poor Countries: OECD

...ies and backed a WHO initiative to draft a "global code of practice" governing the international recruitment of medical personnel. The OECD report challenged the perception that health professionals are over-represented among skilled immigrants, noting that in 2000, 11 percent of nurses and 18 percent o...

Storing Medical Info Under Your Skin

...so only allowed to contain a unique identification code in order to protect patient privacy. The FDA may eventually approve "active" devices which contain internal batteries and can be updated as a patient's condition changes. The association warned of "potential social consequences" such as using the...

Replacing a Genome Boosts Race to Develop Designer Bugs: Study

...is researchers had transplanted the entire genetic code of one bacterial organism into another closely related species. The experiment marks the most ambitious attempt yet to re-engineer a living cell with a view to one day developing microorganisms that could be used for biofuels, cleaning up toxic was...

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