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Liver Cancer More Prevalent in Males

... usually associated with gender differences may be governed by the same principle. Bladder cancer, for example, occurs more frequently in males than females, and the differences may be a result of higher IL-6 levels and inflammation in male bladders."...

Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse

...hadow their formal rights. Kosovo, for example, is governed under a postwar UN mandate. It has laws banning discrimination against people on the basis of sexual orientation and has an active, liberal press. None of that, however, was enough to protect Prestreshi or his friend Korab Zuka, 23, who also fled t...

Neurological Disorder Gene Identified

... other intriguing findings: The signaling function governed by the FIG4 gene, common to yeast, mice and humans, is what geneticists call a conserved function, persisting since very early in evolution. The pale tremor mouse will be useful as a laboratory animal model in further research on Charcot-Marie-Toot...

US FDA Wants Vitamin Manufacturers to Test All Ingredients

...lop. Under the old regulations, supplements were governed by the same rules that applied to producing foods, such as cans of soup. "The final rule will help ensure that dietary supplements are manufactured with controls that result in a consistent product free of contamination, with accurate labeling," sa...

India to Have 30 World-class Universities Across the Country: PM

...es funding from the central government but is also governed by the UGC, the nodal body for higher education, in terms of course curriculum. According to the ministry of human resource development, there are at present 18 central universities, including the Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, Banaras H...

Experts in Istanbul Seek Nature and Measure of Happiness

...titive economy, they are democratic, they are well governed -- irrespective of the regime they have good bureaucrats, open, responsive and not corrupt -- there is gender equality and there is tolerance, and so people are free in these societies to seek that way of life that fits them best," said Veenhoven. ...

Distance Education By All Universities

...nce mode and on that matter universities should be governed by their own Act and Statutes. A list of the universities including deemed universities running distance education courses is annexed. IGNOU has informed that DEC does not maintain the details of the courses offered by these universities. This i...

Distance Education By All Universities

...nce mode and on that matter universities should be governed by their own Act and Statutes. A list of the universities including deemed universities running distance education courses is annexed. IGNOU has informed that DEC does not maintain the details of the courses offered by these universities. This i...

European Medical Research Still Ignoring Women

... governing the committees they assessed. Some were governed locally; others nationally. As to the gender make-up of the committees, all of them had informal rules requiring the inclusion of at least some women, and took sex into account when recruiting new members. But few had any formal rules. And whil...

The Evolution of Costly Traits

...s University, Canada shows that both processes are governed by the same equations. This reveals that kin selection can be seen as a special form of genetic hitchhiking, explain Gardner and his coauthors Stuart West and Nick Barton (University of Edinburgh) in the February issue of The American Naturalist. T...

Study Explains How Costly Traits Evolve

...s University, Canada shows that both processes are governed by the same equations. This reveals that kin selection can be seen as a special form of genetic hitchhiking; explain Gardner and his coauthors Stuart West and Nick Barton (University of Edinburgh) in the February issue of The American Naturalist. T...

How Blood Flow Dictates Gene Expression

... tone, that is the caliber of the vessel. (Tone is governed by how much a muscle contracts or relaxes.) These genes encode proteins that are either secreted or are on the cell surface of the endothelium and so influence how smooth-muscle cells contract or relax. The researchers suggest that when Klf2 is exp...

Drexel Research in Cytokines Could Treat Sepsis

...ic crystalline carbides. The formation of pores is governed by a self-assembling process. “The beauty and power of our technology is its ability to fine-tune the carbon microstructure and pore size to target a specific application,” says Yury Gogotsi, director of the A. J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute (D...

Reduced Doses of Medication Beneficial to Preschoolers with ADHD

...of the very young children involved, the study was governed by a strict set of ethical standards and additional review boards. The children's health was monitored carefully and repeatedly throughout the study's duration. Their parents were repeatedly consulted for consent prior to every step of the program. T...

Women’s Fashion Sense Linked to Her Ovulatio

A woman’s dress sense may be governed by her ovaries according to a new report.The study conducted by UCLA and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire// showed that women put more time and effort into their appearance when they're ovulating. Not only does a woman’s clothes and makeup af...

Norway Grants $80 mn to India's Health Mission

...ices on maternal health. The partnership will be governed by a joint Norway-India steering committee under the chairmanship of the secretary of health and family welfare. India has the third highest child mortality rate in the world, even though it is declining over the last few decades. The five states a...

Women Read Men’s Faces Quite Accuratel

...ssment of masculine appearance is still culturally governed with good career prospects and six figure incomes conveniently overriding most negative parts of ale appeal....

Gene Defects Determine Susceptibility to Cancer and Bone Marrow Failure

... ‘One of these proteins with decreased levels is governed by a gene, p27, that normally works to suppress tumors,’ Ruggero pointed out. ‘This could be a key explanation for the increased tumor susceptibility seen in patients with dyskeratosis congenita. ‘Two other proteins found in the study, XIAP and Bcl...

Bad Publicity for the Hospital With Respect To Dwarfism Abortion Case

...ecrecy regime under the Medical practice act which governed the board's investigative powers. Health Services Commissioner Beth Wilson said that the court order may lead to women considering alternatives to have an abortion if they thought there were a chance their health records would be released. The compla...

Medical Colleges, Confident of Meeting Standards Before 90-days deadline

The state governed medical colleges have not much to improve their standards, as stipulated by the Medical Council of India (MCI) //, which has given them a three month deadline to comply with the norms or face a risk of de-affiliation. MCI is the authorized body tha...

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