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Understanding The Role Of Olfaction In Taste

...den Medical School, the researchers launched their exploration into the brain's possible dual response to odours. They were driven by the phenomenon that sensing an odour "orthonasally" through the nose triggers the perception that it is coming from the outside world, while sensing it through the mouth - or "re...

India Has The Oldest And Largest Collection Of Preserved Mosquitoes – Mosquito Museu

...he museum and is a scientist who has worked in the exploration of different species of mosquito which is responsible for causing high malaria deaths in India. India has faced huge epidemics and death due to malaria, in which 30,000 people were killed in 1918 in Northern Amristar. Malaria epidemic has killed more...

ESRC offers new dynamics for old in UK

...strong evidence base for policy decisions and fund exploration into the major issues of ageing. Headed by Professor Alan Walker, University of Sheffield, (who previously led ESRC's Growing Older Program), the NDA work is planned to run for over five years at a budget of over £12 million pounds, and will involve ...

Time to wake up as conservationists

...o society through programs that enhance scientific exploration and the protection of the global environment. We are proud to partner with AAAS and the U.S. NPS to sustain this unique and very important program." AAAS CEO Alan I. Leshner said, "The Canon Scholars program perfectly fulfills AAAS' mission to adva...

Parental Conflicts Lead To Emotional Insecurity In Children

...a structurally sound bridge to support the child's exploration and relationships with others," said lead researcher Mark Cummings, Ph.D., professor and Notre Dame Chair in Psychology of the Psychology Department of the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. "When destructive marital conflict erodes the bridge, chi...

Skin Cancer Cream Has A Protective Effect On Prematurely Aged Skin?

...orted cosmetic improvements to their skin. Further exploration of the cosmetic uses for Aldara Cream is clearly warranted." The current study consisted of ten females with visible signs of photodamage. They were asked to apply Aldara Cream five times per week for four weeks. They rated the improvement as "modera...

Species Linking Fish And Land Animals Found

... new fossils were collected during four summers of exploration in Canada's Nunavut Territory, 600 miles from the North Pole, by paleontologists from the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, the University of Chicago and Harvard University. Although the team has amassed a diverse assemblage of fossil fish...

Nanotechnology at its best: Nanomotors And Mechanical Nanoswitches

...al and synthetic cargo at the nanoscale level, and exploration of how mechanical forces can switch the functional states of proteins was done by this scientist. The CV of this great scientist reads as follows: professor in the Department of Materials at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich ...

India To Set Up A Faculty In Namibia

...ncourage India to play a more active role in joint exploration of minerals and in the energy sector in Namibia. SADC is one of the most influential regional organisations in Africa and has 14 member countries - Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, So...

B-Cell Biologic Therapy Could Revolutionize Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

...xplored in this study warrant further differential exploration and longer-term follow-up,' he stresses....

Recently discovered deep-sea reefs catch the attention of the drug discovery team

...rform tasks. AUVs have been frequently used in oil exploration and also in a variety of other research programs f...ion available, Grasmueck compares typical seafloor exploration to arriving on the bottom of the Grand Canyon at night with a flashlight and then attempting to asce...

Lower Literacy Puts Poor Health In Aging

...r elders.’ The design of the study precluded an exploration of the reasons for the links between literacy, health, and health access, says Sudore, but she offers some possible explanations: ‘Patients with limited literacy may not understand instructions given to them by their clinicians, or grasp the importan...

Hidden Mysteries Of The Universe - US Telescope Scans

...ng to the developers of the new telescope. Space exploration and funding the telescope's development are the Planetary Society’s work. Betts said: It is the alien civilizations, whom use light signals to communicate as radio transmissions. Harvard University's Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics' Oak Ridge...

Obese Children Commonly Experience More Growing Pains

...significantly greater body weight requires further exploration given the concerns of childhood obesity.” Expressing her concern over the action of the parents on not treating the condition effectively, she said, “Unfortunately, the one intervention which has been shown to be scientifically supported, muscle str...

First Study to Show How Immune Cells 'Speak' to Each Other in Vivo

...nses. The findings will allow further experimental exploration of immunological synaptic function during normal and pathological immune responses in vivo. The mechanism of how immunological synapses 'speak' to each other in vivo has not been observed prior to this research. Although formal proof of this awaits...

A Promising New Vaccination Strategy for Late-Stage Melanoma

...dies continue to support the rationale for further exploration of the potential of immune-based cancer therapy. In the process, CVC studies are teaching us some extremely valuable lessons about the fundamentals of cancer vaccination.” The Cancer Vaccine Collaborative has previously reported on trials testing s...

Three Teslas magnetic resonance imager acquired. Shot in the arm for research

...the recording of an enhanced image quality in less exploration time. Moreover, the imaging unit will be used to c...effects Despite the overall innocuousness of the exploration and diagnostic technique, there are certain patients for which its use has side effects, basically t...

Manmohan Calls for Statistical Reforms in Healthcare and Education

... autonomy, improvement in the collection of datas, exploration of alternative techniques for collection of datas, identification of new data series that may need to be generated in keeping with the changing economy and evolving appropriate methodologies for collecting new data in relation to new data needs." T...

South Asian Sisters Bring Mental Illness Out of Closet

...o a music video, "Lost", described as "a colourful exploration of self and the melodies that haunt us: a performer, performs/ an observer, observes/ both share a secret/ seek and find". Asked why did she choose Meetu Chilana as the singer and Samrat Chakrabarty as the director for the theme song of her film, Re...

New Treatment For Psoriasis Is Highly Effective

... (IL12B) more often than control subjects. Further exploration led to a discovery of a second polymorphism in the receptor for IL-23 that also associates with psoriasis. These results were recently published in the American Journal of Human Genetics (Cargill et al. 2007). Duerr and colleagues (2006) have reporte...

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