Tag: "recluse" at medical news
A Savage Murderer in Canada Gets Sentenced to Life
...d likely be caught. The 33-year-old self described recluse
and loser confessed to police he killed Ross, five...om the waist down and evidence that the unemployed recluse
- who often spied on neighbors for sexual gratification - masturbated at a moment close to her death...
Louisiana Residents Warned Against Brown Recluse Spiders
...hat don't get a lot of human activity. The brown recluse
spider is not aggressive, and it normally bites on...ys. Other experts say that the bite of the brown recluse
spider can result in a painful, deep wound that takes a long time to heal. Fatalities are extremely ...
New Way to Open Cellular Ion Channels, Implications for Drug Design
Using an enzyme found in the venom of the brown recluse
spider, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have discovered a new way to open// molecular pores, called ion channels, in the membrane of cells. The research team – Zhe Lu, MD, PhD; Yajamana Ramu, PhD; and Yanping Xu, M...
American Wins Lawsuit Over Penile Implant Malfunction
...ment. According to his lawyer, Lennon has become a recluse
and is uncomfortable being around his grandchildren. In 2004, a jury awarded him $750,000, but a judge called the amount excessive and reduced it to $400,000. The Rhode Island Supreme Court affirmed the award in a ruling Friday. (Source: IANS)...
First Ever Face Transplant In China Successfully Performed
...ng to his new face, Guo added. Li had lived as a recluse
since his "horrific disfigurement" by the bear in 2004. The hospital performed the surgery free of charge after learning of his plight and his poverty. Surgeons in France carried out the world's first such operation on 38-year-old Isabelle Dinoire ...