Tag: "designers" at medical news
Researchers trick Alzheimer's Enzyme
...logical and psychiatric diseases." Molecular drug designers
make inhibitor molecules that fit snuggly into the active sites of target enzymes, blocking their action on other molecules. Many diseases -- cancer, AIDS, Alzheimer's, arthritis and anthrax, for instance -- induce unnatural functions in enzymes. Inh...
Pet Project: Lifestyle Touch Ups for Senior Citizens and Their Beloved Pets
...ir families, and medical providers. "For example, designers
have conceived the idea of a key-chain based point-of-purchase encoder that could signal a veterinarian that an elderly owner has mistakenly purchased the wrong animal chow for a senior pet that might be on a health-restricted diet. Designers are als...
Romantic and discreet trends in lingerie
...e of the designs that the underwear// and lingerie designers
are experimenting with.Overall, the trend in linge...rie a fashionable touch for spring and summer. The designers
at Bruno Banani in Chemnitz have decorated their Amour line with light blue and rose-colored hearts....
Indian Designers show lot of Talent
...hich is very beautiful. Let's face it: all the big designers
in the world, Valentino and Oscar de la Renta in t...t provide so many opportunities. There are so many designers
offering their products to the entire world. I don't believe they should stick to just exports of ou...
Choco Fudge takes the cake - and cookie!
...es' panel consisted of eminent writers and fashion designers
from Kolkata, who unanimously voted for Choco Fudge, which will take pride of place at all ITC hotels across the country as the new masterpiece - 'The Welcomcookie'. Through the contest in Kolkata, ITC Hotels aims to give a boost to the confectione...
Salmonella Bacteria Are Deceptive
...cell wall called peptidoglycan. Drug and vaccine designers
armed with this mouse-model information can target chemicals or immune responses that disrupt peptidoglycan synthesis and other processes linked to Salmonella's colonization of macrophages in humans, said Joshua Adkins, a co-author on Shi's paper and...
An Infectious Agent of Deception, Exposed Through Proteomics
...cell wall called peptidoglycan. Drug and vaccine designers
armed with this mouse-model information can target chemicals or immune responses that disrupt peptidoglycan synthesis and other processes linked to Salmonella’s colonization of macrophages in humans, said Joshua Adkins, a co-author on Shi’s paper and...
Plague Proteome Reveals Proteins Linked to Infection
...alth and biodefense and can guide drug and vaccine designers
in their quest to disrupt the microbe’s ability to infect. Y. pestis is the bacterium that caused the infamous Black Death plagues. Fleas are vectors for the disease and can spread it to rodent and human hosts. This study mimicked environmental con...
Tailor-made Cancer Treatment for Multiple Myeloma Patients Offered by Mayo Clinic
....Now that the mutations have been identified, drug designers
may be able to fashion new therapies that are more specific to these genetic alterations and, therefore, less toxic. Dr. Bergsagel says. "These mutations represent good targets for drug development," he says. Source-Eurekalert ST...
Estrogen Linked to Immune Surveillance in Breast Cancer
...imulate PI-9 production could eventually help drug designers
develop new tests – and targets – for breast cancer therapy. The research team included collaborators from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Source: Bio-Bio Technoogy SRI...
Fashion Industry Takes Its Toll on Young Models
...f America (CFDA), which represents 280 influential designers
and is headed by Diane von Fuerstenberg, published a set of guidelines. There has been long discussion ahead of this "health initiative" on whether there should be a ban on underweight models with a Body Mass Index of under 18. The BMI is calculat...
Indian Models are a Healthy Lot
...r tradition favors voluptuousness. It's weird that designers
use anorexic models to display their clothes, whic...s, which is healthy, and not lose weight." While designers
working on the Indian couture might want a 'full-bodied' model, those designing western prêt prefer ...
Fashion Fraternity Turns Socially Conscious
...to the world that it also has a heart.// Several designers
across the nation have caught the bug of social co...e global fashion fraternity to realize that Indian designers
are not a shallow lot and are socially conscious too," said Sethi. Ritu Kumar has turned her attent...
Brazil Opens a 'green' Fashion Week
...ing the theme of ecological awareness. Nearly 50 designers
incorporated environmental themes into their collections for this year's edition of the event, which highlights such issues as water conservation, recycling and alternative energy. 'We've been talking for a long time about a Brazilian identity for ...
Limiting Eligibility for Medical Studies can Omit Women and African-Americans
...d. Humphreys and his colleagues are also urging designers
of alcohol treatment studies to stop excluding patients with drug problems. "Eighty percent of patients with alcohol problems use some sort of drug, so there is a strong case for including these patients in studies," he said....
Boutiques Flourish in Ludhiana
...of Europe Award Convention, Frankfurt. Fashion designers
work according to trends and style as what fashion...ok fashionable and in sync with fashion. Fashion designers
make clothes for models walking down the ramp and not for clients like us. Here, in boutiques we get...
Courtney Love Cracks a Joke on Her anorexic Appearance
...telier Andre Balazs, the Misshapes and Heatherette designers
Richie Rich and Traver Rains. Love debuted new songs from her upcoming Linda Perry-produced album including "How Dirty Girls Get Clean" and the title track, "Nobody's Daughter." She also belted out a few Hole classics, including "Celebrity Skin"...
Indian Fashion Beckons International Models
...ywood. Over the years Indian fashion matured as designers
stopped copying Western motifs blindly. India emer...ination for international buyers. Indian fashion designers
have also started showcasing their clothes in top international fashion weeks with Manish Malhotra, ...