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Novel Catheter Technique Successfully Patches Holes in the Heart
...ly out of its catheter sheath until the first disc pops
open. The catheter is then withdrawn back into the right ventricle, with the first disc positioned against the left ventricular wall and the connecting shaft filling the hole created by the rupture. From inside the right ventricle, the patch is pushe...
Noise In Neurons Is good
...experience that the solution to some other problem pops
up when we are thinking of something else. A research at the University of Rochester has found that the neurons get started in utterly unpredictable ways. In the November issue of Nature Neuroscience, the Rochester study shows that the brain's co...
Brain Activity Patterns Linked To Mental Preparations
...olve problems with a sudden flash of thought as it pops
into their mind or they analyse the problem systematically till they reach a correct solution. Two parallel experiments were conducted where participants were asked to solve problems while brain activity was monitored either with electroencephalogr...
Fruit And Vegetable Peels Are Rich Source Of Potent Antioxidants
... United States to $2.7 billion in 2003. Top of the pops
are vitamins C and E, soy isoflavones, estrogen-like substances under study in the prevention of cancer, and catechins, tannins peculiar to green tea that stick to proteins, blocking bacteria from adhering to cell walls and disrupting their ability t...