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Man against HIV – new vaccine ready for human trials

... may be the brightest hope for mankind against the destructive HIV. Dr.Barbara Ensoli, Head of the Department of Virology at Italy’s National Health Institute and Dr.Robert Gallo, one of the fathers of AIDS research have developed this vaccine which promises to be a strong salvo against the human immunodeficien...

TB coupled with AIDS soars in Africa

...ons in Africa as it has found a new partner in its destructive mission. Full-blown cases of AIDS coupled with TB is killing on an average three million people a year in Africa alone. What is alarming is that the death rate has gone up by 10% in 2 years and there are no signs of the destruction slowing down. Hea...

Researchers trick Alzheimer's Enzyme

...sed by the brain enzyme acetylcholinesterase. The destructive enzyme catalyzes the so-called "click reaction" that creates its own worst enemy -- its most potent inhibitor. "Think of this as a Trojan Horse approach for battling disease, but this horse goes the Greeks one better," Sharpless, W.M. Keck professor ...

A way to slow the progression of Type 1 Diabetes

...hers believe the drug works on the immune system's destructive T-cells, and effectively suppresses the immune cells involved in the development of diabetes. They believe it also helps to retain insulin production well into the course of the disease. Kevan Herott, M.D., of Columbia University, felt that, the goa...

Control of anger disorder connected to Brain Dysfunction

...igh the provocation and that lead to aggressive or destructive acts. Researchers sought to find out whether people with IED "express subtle dysfunction" that can be traced to a specific brain region. Using a series of tests that gauge functioning in the OMPCC, they were able to spot a pattern of behavior in the...

Diet combined to Alzheimer's disease

...onger. //Researchers feel this is because of fewer destructive molecules formed during the breakdown of food and oxygen. These destructive molecules, known as free radicals also damage cells and may increase the damage done by particles fo...

Liver diseases: The enemy with an accomplice

...rge quantities. Evidently, the mechanisms of their destructive effect are different; the patients though do not n...ancer. Now many countries have become aware of the destructive effects and hence are making a detailed research to extend the study of the traits of the virus....

Midlife Brain Activity a Predictor Of Alzheimer’s Diseas

...s to decline as the breakdown of myelin triggers a destructive domino effect. Now the challenge of science and medicine is to figure out how to extend the brain’s peak performance. Researchers say certain preventive therapies such as iron-lowering medications, anti-inflammatory drugs, diet and exercise program...

Understanding The Predictor’s Of Alzheimer’s Diseae

...s to decline as the breakdown of myelin triggers a destructive domino effect. Now the challenge of science and medicine is to figure out how to extend the brain’s peak performance. Researchers say certain preventive therapies such as iron-lowering medications, anti-inflammatory drugs, diet and exercise program...

Lemons Could Give Relief For Patients Suffering From Asthma

...essential for life on earth because it absorbs the destructive ultraviolet radiation emitted by the sun. But on earth, it is a dangerous component of air pollution. Numerous studies have shown exposure to ozone, even at low levels, induces airway inflammation and lung injury in humans and animals . Ozone scaven...

People seek reassurance in facemasks following threats of bird flu epidemic

... filtration efficiency of the media by acting as a destructive absorbent to kill virus and bacteria that come in contact with the filtration system. The comfortable two-piece facemask is completely adjustable and reusable. Manufacturers and distributors of the NanoMask say that with every report of bird flu con...

Exercise keeps ‘Alzheimer’s Awa’

...rotein megalin which not only ejects a potentially destructive protein called amyloid-beta, from the brain, but also binds to insulin-like growth factor, a beneficial molecule, and transports it to the brain. While the amyloid-beta protein, in Alzheimer's patients accumulates in clumps throughout the brain, th...

Novel Rules And Regulations For Cardiovascular Catheterization Labs.

...oratory and prevents infection as they are totally destructive during post interventional catheterizations. By strictly following these rules the rate of infection can be lowered in the cardiovascular catheterization laboratories....

Tooth Decay Bacteria Unaffected By Altered Biochemical Pathway

...the tooth decay causing bacteria can carry out its destructive work without this pathway. "We were met with skepticism … because the dogma was that this biochemical pathway is the key for all living cells," commented Jeannine Brady, Ph.D., a co-author of the study and an associate professor of oral biology at th...

Social Bonds And Good Sleep Help The Elderly

...long with good sleep help elderly women maintain a destructive protein at a lower level. Yjios is a protein which is connected to health problems like Alzheimer's, heart disease, osteoporosis, and certain // types of cancer. The protein Interleukin-6 (IL-6) which runs in the blood stream rises as one ages. Resea...

Bird flu drug avoids blood vessel leakage

... known that the bird flu virus is found to be more destructive against young men due to increased immune response against the virus which leads to autoimmune destruction of the lungs leading to death. The new drug designed by the researchers contains active compounds which help in maintaining the integrity of bl...

Radiology advance points way to non-invasive brain cancer treatment

...d emit electrons. The emitted electrons are highly destructive for DNA, but have a very short range of action. Therefore, gadolinium atoms must be localized in the nuclei of cancer cells to induce DNA damage that the cancer cells cannot repair, and consequently cell death." De Stasio says it will be a year b...

Parental Conflicts Lead To Emotional Insecurity In Children

... of the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. "When destructive marital conflict erodes the bridge, children may lack confidence and become hesitant to move forward, or may move forward in a dysregulated way, unable to find appropriate footing within themselves or in interaction with others." The researchers arri...

Vitamin C Supplementation Reduces Cancer Risk In Smokers

... of defence against cigarette smoke, which creates destructive free radicals. Adequate levels of Vitamin E can he...s protective process Vitamin E can itself become a destructive radical, the scientists said. Researchers found that giving smokers 1,000 milligrams per day of Vita...

Marijuana Compound Offers Hope In Diabetic Retinopathy Prevention

...d found that it works to interrupt essentially all destructive points of action that cause vision loss in a diabetic patient, reported the science portal EurekAlert. He hoped the compound in marijuana may one day be given along with insulin to stop the early changes that set the stage for damaged or destroyed ...

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