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Scientists Identify Antibodies That Block Human and Animal SARS Viruses

... the outbreak in people in 2002 probably no longer exists in nature," explains Dr. Kanta Subbarao of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), whose laboratory verified the efficacy of the anti-SARS antibodies in animal models. "What we need to prove for any vaccine, therapeutic,...

More Indian Doctors Questioned in Australia as UK Terror Plot Inquiry Widens

...ould be emphasised that a presumption of innocence exists in every police inquiry. No one has been arrested, charged or detained in relation to these inquiries," he said. "There is no suggestion of any threat to the people of WA and the Australian government has received no information which would result ...

Hydrogen Fuel Is It a New Fuel for the Future?

...e most abundant element in the universe, it rarely exists in its pure form in the environment, preferring instead to bond with other elements such as oxygen to form water and carbon to form hydrocarbons such as oil and gas. To create pure hydrogen, energy is needed to break these bonds. Because an externa...

Americans Grow Shorter, Blame It on Weak Healthcare

...est men in the world going back as far as the data exists (at least to the mid-19th century). During the First World War, American GIs still towered over the Europeans they liberated. But for three decades beginning at the end of World War Two, Americans' average height stagnated while Europeans continued...

Invisible Gases Form Most Organic Haze in Urban, Rural Areas: Study

...tes in 11 countries. According to Jimenez, there exists an extended source or continuous formation for the pollution, and both he and Zhang believe that this extended source of particle pollution is reactive, and can be identified as colourless gases called Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs), the same gase...

Survey Shows Emergency Services Of British Hospitals Doing A Good Job

...es of suffering a heart attack, though there still exists a variation between hospitals. In England, 64 percent of patients were given "clot-busting" drugs within an hour of calling for help in 2006-07, as against 58 percent in 2005-06. Says Dr. Clive Weston, associate director of the study: "Some hosp...

Male Casting Couch in Bollywood?

...y agrees by saying, Male casting couch on the ramp exists and its a sick thing but then there are people who resort to such cheap tricks to further their interest....

Blood Transfusions Does Not Increase the Risk of Cancer Transmission

...n the donor or blood recipient. Furthermore, there exists some data that shows that transfused patients are at increased risk of cancers, particularly non-Hodgkin lymphoma. With this information on hand, researcher Gustaf Edgren set out to determine whether there was any history of increased cancer diagno...

Indian Projects Win Top Ashden Awards

...for Sustainable Energy - now in its seventh year - exists to both highlight and reward exemplary and successful examples of sustainable energy use both in the UK and the developing world. The Ashden Awards for Sustainable Energy were created in 2001 by the Ashden Trust. The 2006 Awards are funded by nine ...

Best-performing Hospitals Has Reduced Cardiovascular Mortality

...mortality rates, we are concerned that there still exists such a wide gap in hospitals' treatment of CVD when comparing the top performers and others," said Samantha Collier, MD, HealthGrades chief medical officer. "We know we can do better, especially for women hospitalized for stroke or a heart attack, wh...

X-ray Mammography Aids in Breast Cancer Detection

...of false positives indicating a problem where none exists will rise significantly also. MRI is an imaging procedure that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make images of organs and structures inside the body. The report aimed to determine whether the combination of MRI and mammogra...

Gene Responsible for Ageing Process Discovered and Calorie Restriction Could Help

... which the gene is responsible. The same gene also exists in mice and humans and is known as the Foxa family of genes. Both PHA-4 and Foxa are involved in the complex process of glucose metabolism. In mammals, the gene is linked with a hormone called glucagon which increases levels of glucose in the bloodst...

Low Test Scores Of Children Linked To Their Date Of Conception

...g segment of the pesticide industry, a correlation exists between all pesticide exposure and birth defects. "We actually found that every single birth defect category had a greater risk between April and July," Winchester said. "It suggests that with seasonal factors, something is conferring increased ris...

Warrior Culture in Los Angeles Police Force

...ions," according to the report. Police brutality exists in the U.S. for the simple fact that, they do not give proper screening of individuals before they give them a badge and gun. They give these gung-ho I-can-do-whatever guys who think they can get away with it, many groups have noted and demanded a ...

Death and Disability from Brain Injury Reduced, Emory Researchers Report

...d multiple sclerosis. "This is the first therapy exists that improves the outcome of brain injury patients," says Dr. Wright. Emory's researchers designed a clinical trial to assess the promise of progesterone for treatment of TBI. Their three-year pilot study, called ProTECT (which stands for "Progestero...

Sleep Apnea may Increase Risk of Diabetes

...isk factor for sleep apnea. Emerging evidence also exists that sleep apnea is associated with hypertension, stroke and heart disease. The most effective treatment for sleep apnea is a treatment called continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), which delivers air through a mask while the patient sleeps, k...

FDA Refuses to Lift Ban on Blood Donation by Gays

...sitive. It said on its website, The window period exists very early after infection, where even current HIV testing methods cannot detect all infections. During this time, a person is infected with HIV, but may not have made enough virus or developed enough antibodies to be detected by available tests. For...

MRE, An Accurate Tool for Non-invasive Diagnosis of Liver Diseases

...rchers found that a highly significant correlation exists between liver and spleen stiffness in patients with portal hypertension. However, the validity of spleen stiffness as a non-invasive measure of portal venous pressure requires further study. "Healthy liver tissue is very soft, while a liver with fi...

Genes Associated With Limb Development is More Primitive Than Believed

...re the acquisition of limbs, and that this toolkit exists in some primitive form in a living primitive bony fish, the paddlefish. We found that the genetic capability seen in tetrapods to build limbs is present in even more primitive fish," said Dr. Davis. For their study, Dr Davis and his colleagues used...

Genome of Botulism Bacterium Revealed

...human defences or resist antibiotics. C. botulinum exists as a dormant spore or a scavenger of decaying animal remains in the soil; its interaction with human or other large animal hosts does not involve long periods of time. Occasionally it gets into a living animal, via contaminated food or open wounds,...

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