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New Study Offers Hope For Balding Men
A single protein has helped bald mice to get fur
on the body, says a new study that offers hope for balding men. Catherine C. Thompson and colleagues at Johns Hopkins University School// of Medicine in Maryland studied a gene known as Hairless, which encodes a protein that is essential for hair fo...
Micro-world of Prehistoric Bacteria Found in Amber
...entists, led by Alexander Schmidt, from the Museum fur
Naturkunde der Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin, in Germany, wrote in the journal Nature: "Our findings show that different genera, and even species, of microbial taxa have been able to survive geological epochs. "Higher levels in food webs, on the o...
Inhaled Insulin Study Moves Ahead
...the deep lung,” said Dr Tim Heise, Profil Institut fur
Stoffwechselforschung GmbH in Neuss, Germany, and principal investigator for the study. “RHIIP may have the potential to achieve even higher bioavailability through further improvements in the insulin delivery technique, and this will be the subject ...