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Researchers Discover How Cancer Evades the Immune System

...he immune system, then we can apply therapies that compensate for these genetic alterations," added the researcher, whose findings have been published in the journal Cell. Dr. Epstein and his student Rebecca Sadun used real-time PCR (rtPCR), a high-speed gene amplification technique, to screen tumours to ide...

Lost Sleep can Never Be Compensated for

...leep loss negatively affects an animals ability to compensate for lost sleep, and that the body responds differe...p but they do not try and catch up. The ability to compensate for lost sleep is itself lost, which is damaging both physically and mentally, he added. During th...

Hydrogen Fuel Is It a New Fuel for the Future?

...ficient as internal combustion engines so can help compensate for any energy loss in the gas's production."...

Protein That Absorbs Lipids may Provide Future Weight-loss Strategies

...nce, lower, more distal, sections of the intestine compensate and absorb the fat. "We think of the intestine as a single organ, but it's really made up of distinct areas that are so specialized it's almost like several organs. The fat that is not absorbed in the proximal areas ends up being bumped into the d...

Efficacy of Lyme Disease Vaccination Examined

...taking. For example, some studies find that people compensate for risk reduction caused by seatbelt use by driving faster. When you talk about risk compensation, there are two things that could happen, Noel Brewer, Ph.D., assistant professor of public health at the University of North Carolina, lead author of...

20 Mg Rimonabant Per Day may Help to Quit Smoking

... body alters the nature of its energy mechanism to compensate for this effect. Stopping smoking removes the nicotine and once again disturbs the mechanism, adding to the withdrawal symptoms and leaving a person prone to put on weight. One potential way of preventing this is to take a drug that blocks the recep...

Autism Case Hearing Still to Produce Clinching Evidence on Vaccine Linkage

...following the shot. However, before it agrees to compensate children for a so-called MMR encephalopathy, the court generally requires evidence that the child lost consciousness for an extended period following the shot. Michelle does not seem to have had a seizure or loss of consciousness. Though concerned ab...

Protein That may Prevent Eye Damage in Premature Babies Identified

...th the disease, oxygen-starved areas of the retina compensate by rapidly growing new blood vessels, but these new vessels are brittle and permeable. "We've identified a protein that is part of the body's natural defenses in oxygen-deprived conditions," said Maria B. Grant, M.D., a professor of pharmacology an...

More Than Humour or Great Look It is the Kissing Skills That Work Wonders!

...: Good looks or a great sense of humour will never compensate for a bad kiss. The poll also conducted a survey of the best kissers, and six in 10 people agreed that Brits are the best kissers in the worlds. They were followed by the French, who came in second. Coming in third were the Italians, followed b...

New Definition Helps Identify Children at Risk of Metabolic Syndrome

...te values of waist circumference have been used to compensate for variation in child development and ethnic origin. The definition is divided according to age-groups: age 6 to 10; 10 to 16; and 16 or older. IDF suggests that the metabolic syndrome should not be diagnosed in children younger than 10, but that...

Estrogen Therapy Protects Against Fading Mental Powers: Study

...rowth of new, more dynamic spines, which partially compensate for the effect of aging. "We found that this increase in synaptic spines in the prefrontal cortex in the older estrogen-treated monkeys appears to have prevented age-related cognitive decline," said Morrison, lead author on the paper. Morrison sa...

Exposure to Computer Games can Be 'good' for Kids, Says New Study

... in online role-playing, sometimes to extend or to compensate for experiences in the real world. For example, young people whose parents could not afford a summer holiday enjoyed virtual holidays online," Dr Bradford said. Dr Bradford also said games give way for kids to experiment on their entrepreneurial sk...

Ontario Grants Fast-Track Compensation Rights for Work-Related Illnesses

...on had long been lobbying the government to better compensate firefighters for cancers. The association has said that presumptive legislation was needed for firefighters because they are not able to refuse unsafe work conditions and are required to enter environments with over 70,000 different chemicals and 70 ...

Study Reveals Little-known Cell Networks Vital to Circadian Rhythm

...ct, the network interactions unique to the SCN can compensate for some genetic defects in the Period (Per) and Cryptochrome (Cry) genes-the clock genes-to preserve circadian rhythm. In fact, the circadian defects observed in mutant oscillators were clearly more extreme when measured at the tissue and cell level...

Work Less to Sustain Planet Earth, Say Activists

...vironmentally detrimental. We're finding that to compensate for lack of time, you actually need more money to work those extra hours," says Monique Tilford, acting executive director of the Centre for a New American Dream, a Maryland group promoting environmentally and socially responsible consumption. If the...

GAB2-A New Alzheimers Gene Identified

...hat GAB2 might function under normal conditions to compensate for the harmful effects of APOE4 and other genes in older people and that the GAB2 risk gene lacks this protective effect. This discovery allows us to accelerate the development process for creating a new diagnostic test that is capable of detect...

Bio-fuels Would Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Says Senior British Scientists

... need to grow bio-diesel crops for 70-300 years to compensate for the CO2 emitted in forest destruction. Clift will also condemn plans to produce British bio-diesel from rapeseed, pointing to research showing the crop generates copious amounts of nitrous oxide an even more powerful global warming gas than CO2 ...

Aerobics Turn Enlarged Heart into a Trimmer, More Efficient Organ

...al changes that take place as the body attempts to compensate for a weakened heart. Previous studies have reported conflicting results on the effect of exercise on the heart's size and function, however. "We knew that exercise could improve fitness and exercise capacity by about 15 percent, and that exercise ...

Brazil Opens a 'green' Fashion Week

...ural.' Organizers will also plant 7,800 trees to compensate for carbon dioxide emissions resulting from fashion week activities....

Ontario Grants Fast-Track Compensation Rights for Work-Related Illnesses

...on had long been lobbying the government to better compensate firefighters for cancers. The association has said that presumptive legislation was needed for firefighters because they are not able to refuse unsafe work conditions and are required to enter environments with over “70,000 different chemicals and 70...

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