Tag: "dictator" at medical news
Calcium Receptor Vital For Stem Cell Migration to Bone Marrow
A new discovery of a dictator
molecule that governs the migration of blood stem cells to the bone marrow, resulting in subsequent production of blood cell components and immune stem cells could // hold the key to the development of more effective stem cell therapy for malignant a...
Former Chilean Dictator Hospitalised After Heart Attack
Chile's former dictator
Augusto Pinochet, 91, suffered a heart attack Sunday and was taken to a military hospital, an official statement said.// A medical bulletin described Pinochet's condition as "serious but stable". It said his heart was not working sufficiently and...
Former Chilean Dictator Recovering
Augusto Pinochet, probably Chile's most hated dictator
is said to be in a stable condition after a heart attack on Tuesday. //The General had undergone an angioplasty to reopen his arteries. Juan Ignacio Vergara, head doctor at the Military Hospital in Santiago said that though there was no immediate ri...
Spanish Doctor to Examine Cuban Leader Castro
...n and advise Cuban doctors as to whether the Cuban dictator
should undergo additional surgery. Flying aboard an aircraft chartered by the Cuban government, the doctor brought with him medical technology not available in Cuba, the report added. The 80-year-old Castro transferred power to his younger brothe...
Hundreds of Thousands Attend Madrid Gay Pride Parade
... protests took place, two years after the death of dictator
Francisco Franco in 1975. Most European countries have some kind of Gay Pride event, but often at different times of the year. Last weekend saw 1,000 people turn out in Athens, and about 400,000 in Berlin, while Stockholm, home to Europride 2008, h...