Tag: "offing" at medical news
Experts urging artery screening in the UK
A national screening program is in the offing
for abdominal aortic aneurysm, a blood vessel condition which kills thousands each year in the UK, a magazine reports. This condition, a swelling // in the main blood vessel from the heart which can kill if it bursts, accounts for 1.36% of deaths...
A New Therapy for CFS
...y study suggests that there might be a hope in the offing
for some sufferers of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) with a new therapy being tested by researchers// at the Stanford University School of Medicine. Jose Montoya, MD, associate professor of medicine (infectious diseases), and postdoctoral scholar A...
Landmark Study Prompts Rethink of Genetic Code
...ny human diseases," he said. Another rethink is in offing
about how the genome has evolved, said Collins. Until now, researchers had thought that the pressure to survive would relentlessly sculpt the human genome, leaving it with a slim, efficient core of genes that are essential for biological function. ...