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Ex-CIA Official Accuses Retired ISI Chief of Supporting Taliban

... soldiers posted to Waziristan, a tribal area that hosts an estimated 2,000 al-Qaida fighters, are "huddling in their bases, doing nothing". "Their approach was to pretend that nothing was wrong because any other approach would reveal that they were unwilling and unable to do anything about Talibanisatio...

New Vaccine for CMV Infection

... responses either by hiding or by misdirecting the hosts immune responses. We found a way to teach the host...ion, motor or learning disabilities. Because the hosts natural immune system can protect from the disease but cant rid the body of the virus, people remain...

Human Vaccine for Herpes Virus on the Anvil

... responses either by hiding or by misdirecting the hosts immune responses. We found a way to teach the host...ation, motor or learning disabilities. Because the hosts natural immune system can protect from the disease but cant rid the body of the virus, people remain...

A New Survey -Anxiety Students Dont Seek Help

... developed a mental health resources web site, and hosts a Depression on College Campuses conference annually. Eisenberg stressed that even though the incidence of mental disorders on college campuses is rising, studying the conditions surrounding the phenomenon presents an opportunity. "Often college ...

Fleetwood Macs Buckinghams Ex Reveals All About His Cocaine Past

...raped off the bottom of his shoe, she wrote. The hosts guard got the rocker out of his room and as they hurried home, Buckingham continued to throw up in the Limo. The next morning, a cheerful Buckingham ordered Harris not tot tell him anything about the previous night. Grinning like an inmate from a...

Genome of Botulism Bacterium Revealed

...; 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, leading to infant botulism or wound botulism, both of which are serious human infections. The host can be quickly overpowered an...

Mutant Parasites, Unable to Infect Hosts, Highlight Virulence Genes

...s of clues to how human parasites may infect their hosts . The researchers identified nearly 40 genes that, when mutated in the common parasite Toxoplasma gondii, prevented the parasite from forming an infection in the brains of mice. These potential "virulence factors" offer a smorgasbord of promising t...

Weight Issues In Children-Experts Take Stock

...r lifestyles for children a national priority. The hosts of the summit, the Canadian Medical Association, Canadian Pediatric Society and the College of Family Physicians of Canada, aim to make the country one of the top five in the world for healthiest children. The summit organizers drafted a Child Hea...

FDA Re-Emphasizes Warnings to Consumers on Risks of Pet Turtles

...ith impaired immune systems as they can be natural hosts to Salmonella, a group of bacteria that can cause severe illness and death. Recently, a four-week old infant in Florida died of infection traced to Salmonella pomona, a bacteria that was also found in a pet turtle in the home. Salmonella is the ge...

Bob Woolmer Might Have Died of Accidental Drug and Alcohol Overdose

...It had suffered successive defeats at the hands of hosts West Indies and debutants Ireland. The British tabloid Mirror said that the police in Jamaica were investigating whether any overdose of alcohol and drug had caused Woolmer’s sudden death. The Jamaican Constabulary Force said in a press releas...

Sleeping Sickness Comes to India

...echanisms by which the parasite adapts from animal hosts to humans. It should help determine whether or not this first recorded infection of T. evansi trypanosomiasis in humans is an isolated case. Only the recording and diagnosis of other human cases, by indications of the parasite in biological fluids (b...

Scinetists Alert to Onset of Pandemic through Bird flu Mutations to Humans

...irds with the avian virus that have infected human hosts has revealed key genetic changes to researchers indicating pandemic strains// of bird flu. The research has been reported in the Nov. 16 issue of the journal Nature which illustrates the genetic changes required for the H5N1 avian influenza virus t...

Is India Prepared to Face the Epidemics?

...le environment and susceptible animal and mosquito hosts exist". The report cited the example of how previously uninfected areas of Ethiopia were invaded by yellow fever and an epidemic resulted in 15,000 deaths in 1960. The report had also warned that "it might be extremely serious if the virus were i...

U.S., Australian Scientists Develop Vaccine Against Deadly Viruses

...roperty of these viruses to infect a wide range of hosts and to produce a disease causing significant mortality in humans and the recognition of their reservoirs in nature has made this emerging viral infection a public health concern. Hendra virus reemerged in Australia in 2004 and 2006, and there have ...

Virus Can Mutate lethally With Help Of Carbohydrates

...understanding as to how viruses adapt to different hosts and different tissues could be useful for developing gene therapies, which involve introducing specially engineered genes into a patient's cells through the apparently harmless viruses. It was explained that in cancer treatment, the new genes might b...

Popular TV Star Making Film On Real Life New York Nightclub

... businessmen, who are ready to pay hefty fees. The hosts help them get into VIP rooms and they are treated like celebrities. Roefaro says that they treat clients like Paris Hilton or Diddy. He adds: "They also had their own velvet rope and red carpet they carried around with them." Valderrama is seen r...

Kolkata Restaurants Serve Beckhams and Ronaldinhos on Plates

...e of a soccer crazy city and gratify it. Germany hosts the World Cup, but the party is here in Kolkata. (Source: IANS)...

Hepatitis Scare in Toronto

...ive outside the body for days. It can pass between hosts through sex, intravenous needles -- and contaminated hospitals. Ms. Mondesir said that the hospital follow strict infection control and safety measures....

Receptor for H.pylori Identified in Stomach

...ms. The vast majority of H. pylori in colonized hosts are free-living, but approximately 20% bind to gastric epithelial cells. This binding induces an immune response and alters the morphology and behavior of the epithelial cells due to injection of bacterial proteins into the cells. This interaction ca...

West Nile Virus Can Be Tackled By New Strategy

... sites of many species of wild birds, which act as hosts and carriers for the diseases. While confined in t... to act as a carrier, thus some species can act as hosts for certain diseases, while others are more 'refractive,' - not carrying enough of the disease to tr...

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