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Compellis Pharmaceuticals Gets Patent for Obesity-Fighting Nasal Spray CP404
...n granted the PATENT for CP404, a nasal spray that combats
obesity //entitled "Inhibition of olfactory neurosensory function to treat obesity and related disorders." Compellis Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focusing more on developing novel mechanism-based therapeutics for treating obesity. ...
785 HFMD Cases In Singapore: Schools May Be Closed
...ave been reported so far. A pre-established that combats
the spread of the disease would tighten its guidelines, to bring the situation under control. The outbreak of the disease at baby care centres may necessitate the closing of these childcare centers and kindergarten schools. Such measures would be tar...
Beauty in birds’ got to do a lot with Bird flu
...rehead reflects how well the immune defence system combats
viruses such as avian influenza. The white spot is also attractive to female birds searching for a mate. In many species both males and females prefer to mate with those who have the largest or most colourful of these ornaments or who have the most c...
People who fight wars may be at high risk of cardiovascular disease
...ple. The results suggest that exposure to wars and combats
may have long-term unfavorable effects on cardiovascular risks. The study also emphasizes that going to a war increases the chances of obesity, as more people who have fought wars are obese than people who were enlisted but never fought any actual w...
New Weapon Against Germs
A protein that combats
viruses and bacteria has been cloned by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute. This protein, called Trif, associates with different "receptors" that detect viruses or bacteria on the surfaces of human cells. Trif helps turn these detections of...