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Human Membranes Crystal Structure may Help Tailor Asthma Drugs

...networks Eicosanox and E-Mep, elucidated the three dimensional structure of the LTC4 synthase at 2.0 resolution. It is clear from the structure that the protein has three identical subunits, each of them consisting of four spiral structures that cover the nuclear membrane. Also the exact position and charac...

Researchers Identifies Molecules That is Effective in Fighting Against Breast Cancer

...e used to identify smaller peptides with the three dimensional structure of the larger peptides. These peptides were synthesized and shown to inhibit estrogen-dependent cell growth in a mouse uterine growth assay, a test showing reliable correlation with human breast cancer inhibition....

PET/CT: The Best Test for Women With Ovarian Cancer

...rgy photons emitted by the drug and produce three- dimensional images of those substances functioning within the body. PET scanning provides information about the body's chemistry, metabolic activity and body function, while CT supplies anatomic images....

Export of Herbal Products to Reach Rs.120 Billion by 2012: Study

...EPZs, has also suggested a multi pronged and multi dimensional strategy to boost the herbal industry. It has also recommended that the government allocate required funds for conducting research and development on process development to improve the post harvesting of herbs and create agencies for efficient mar...

Tumour Grown Human Body by Chinese Scientists

...w they will be able to work with a complete, three dimensional tumor and examine how it reacts, metastasize or grows when treated in different ways. Compared with conventional breeding systems we can continuously observe the behavior of a tumor. It is difficult to observe metastasis in a patient," Liu said. R...

Private 3D Ultrasounds Enabling Moving Pictures of Fetus may Be a Risky Proposition

...xperts, in the wake of growing popularity of three dimensional ultrasounds enabling moving pictures of the unborn...ns between 12 and 20 weeks of pregnancy, where two dimensional images are enabled and copies are provided to the parents. Such scans are purely for medical purpose...

New Iron Regulation Discovery by Children's Hospital

... mRNA (or messenger RNA) morph into specific three dimensional shapes when it combines with a protein regulator called IRP1. This discovery is incredibly important to researchers who design medications based on the specific characteristics of a disease. The study, featured in the December issue of Science, con...

Key component of sunscreen heals sunburn and prevents skin cancer

...es of the ingredient in the laboratory using three dimensional human skin cultures, but expect to be trialling the ingredient with volunteers in the next two to three years. “When skin is exposed to high doses of sunlight, such as when you are sunbathing, a massive amount of free iron is released in skin cells...

Paper Prescriptions Give Way to e-Prescriptions in Northern Ireland

...e implementation of the computerized system. A two dimensional barcode on prescriptions Is expected to reduce transcription errors, increase efficiency as well as improve communication between family doctors, pharmacists, and the health department. In addition it is thought that this system will help to stop ...

Poor Health of Homeless in New York

...artment has expressed the importance of this multi dimensional study that looks at several health conditions, necessitating relevant focus on deficient areas. The plans for the homeless would primarily cater to treatment programs for drug and alcohol addicts inside homeless shelters, since the study revealed tha...

Georgia Institute of Technology develops doppler Vein finder

... and infection. // The new technology gives a 3-D dimensional structure using doppler effect which uses an alternating wavelength and frequency which transmits acoustical waves which detects the moving blood between the stationary tissue sand skin. Compared to ultrasound vein detector which is very expensive th...

Three dimensional structure of apolipoprotein revealed

... Disease have for the first time created the three dimensional structure of apolipoprotein E using X-ray crystall...ography technique // is used for determining three dimensional structures so molecules by determining the x-ray diffraction patterns of the crystals present in mol...

New Computerized Imaging Systems Help In Better Dental Treatment Planning

...ure norms are concerned. * There images are three dimensional and hence help orthodontists detect even minute cysts or even teeth that are impacted deep into the bone thus helping them form a viable treatment plan. * Because of better imaging of the airways, any relevant conditions like sleep apnea and enlarged...

Radio-guided Neurosurgery for treatment of Brain cancer

...tumors intensely absorb technetium 99m and a three dimensional image of the brain is obtained.” Using the new method the neurosurgeon makes a probe around a tumor and it displays counts on the monitor and gamma counts emits an acoustic signals as the radioactive isotopes are detected. Using these signals the neu...

New virtual colonoscopy procedure for easier colon screening

...th carbon dioxide gas. The CT scanner then takes 3 dimensional images of the whole colon, which can then be examined for polyps. The patient does not need anaesthesia and the procedure takes only half an hour. However, the procedure is purely diagnostic and if doctors find a polyp, the regular colonoscopy proced...

The cancer-fighting gene

...tant professor Mark Glover has uncovered the three dimensional structure of an important part of the breast cancer-associated protein, BRCA1. Mutations in BRCA1 cause about half of all hereditary breat cancers. The structure may give clinicians the ability to formulate genetic screening programs to identifyt wo...

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