Tag: "handshake" at medical news
Researchers Discover Protein That Causes Malaria
...e. The new results finding suggested that the RII handshake
interaction serves to clamp the parasite protein onto the glycophorin A receptor of red blood cells. An important idea stemming from this view is that blocking the RII interaction—with drugs or vaccines—should block glycophorin A receptor binding and...
Fruit Bats Act As Carriers of Ebola Virus
...gh internal hemorrhaging among human beings, and a handshake
is more than sufficient to transmit the disease from one person to another. The virus has also taken a heavy toll among the local gorilla and chimpanzee populations. Bats on the other hand have the capability of surviving the virus in spite of being...
Fitness Prevents Alzheimer's
...atients and found that balance problems and a weak handshake
are early signs of dementia. They analysed them for six years they found that those who were physically fit were less likely to develop the condition. The initial symptoms were difficulty in walking and balancing. Dr Eric Larson said that physical...
NHSs Golden Handshake Shocks People
...re shocked when they heard of the news of a golden handshake
to citys health boss Chris Town on an uprecedented...on Trust was appointed. So NHS gave him the golden handshake
as he failed to land the top job. A spokesman for Cambridgeshire PCT said: "Chris Town was made Re...