Navigation Links

Tag: "retains" at medical news

Minor mutations in HIV virus

...ade the immune response in one person, and that it retains this ability even after it is transmitted to the next person according to researchers. When this happens, the immune sustem is forced to use a second-line attack strategy that was less effective in cintaining the virus in the patients studied. These...

Gel Offers A More Targeted Approach

...acid. When the drug passes through the stomach, it retains the majority of the medication by being protected from stomach acids. More than half of the medication is released where it is needed -- further down the gastrointestinal tract in the colon. Researchers put vitamin B2 in the hydrogel instead of a dr...

Tear-free Onions

...e possible to develop a tear-free onion that still retains its characteristic flavour and high nutritional value by decreasing the activity of the lachrymatory-factor synthase....

vitamin D needed in elderly for bone development

...one health, helps ensure that the body absorbs and retains calcium, which is critical for building strong, healthy bones. Vitamin D deficiency has often been linked to osteoporosis, a condition that affects more than 10 million Americans and threatens 34 million others....

Continual Fear Linked to Genetic Alterations in the Brain

...social awkwardness. This substance, named as BDNF, retains the controls that predict whether fear can actually turn its target into a potential recluse. The Texas researchers exposed small brown mice to fear, of greater intensity than the normal course. The Mice was made to face an aggressive opponent in a ...

Two in One Cell Offers Hope to Find a Cure for Cancer

... NK-dendritic cell blend. This is a new stage that retains all the molecular characteristics of both NK and dendritic cells. These were called the Interferon-producing killer dendritic cell (IKDC). IKDC produces both types of interferon proteins, normally secreted independently by NK and dendritic cells. H...

Importance of Gene in Eye Development

...he cells are constantly replenished, but each cell retains the ability to differentiate into different cell types. This loss results in a block in eye formation in mice. The manuscript also describes that one of the genes that SOX2 controls is Notch1, and loss of regulation of this gene is what is partiall...

Slow Learners Have Longer Memories

... quickly, whereas other area learn more slowly and retains it for a longer time period. Since this kind of research is not been conducted before further research has to be done over a sample to understand the mechanism better. This can latter be used in rehabilitating a stroke patient. Hence these patients s...

Cocaine Acts As Suppressant Not Stimulant In Genetically Altered Mice

...dopamine transporter that resists cocaine but also retains its function of taking up dopamine and carrying it back to the neurons,' Gu said. Now researchers spilt the mice into two groups, the normal ones and the ones with the altered genes and gave them cocaine injections. 'After the cocaine injections, t...

Experiments In Outer Space To Determine single Cell Survival

...structure. This improved architecture seamlessly retains water, needed by the cell to stay alive. Further, by eliminating stresses ordinarily caused by drying, the nanostructure forms without fine-line cracks. These improvements help maintain the functionality of the cell and the accessibility of its surfa...

Mind in a Bind – Alternative Intervention

...s the material body, rules with unbounded sway and retains all parts of the organism in admirable harmonious vital operation, as regards both sensations and functions so that our indwelling reason gifted mind can freely employ this living, healthy instrument for the higher purposes of our existence.’’ When...

A Novel approach in Malaria treatment

...new treatment incorporates albumin, a protein that retains water inside the blood vessel, in resuscitation fluids given to children. In the two initial studies, less than 5% of the kids died who received albumin when compared to nearly 40% dying after receiving conventional treatment. A new trial was carr...

Are mature cells better than stem cells for cloning?

... a fully differentiated cell such as a granulocyte retains the genetic capacity for becoming like a seed that can give rise to all cell types necessary for the development of an entire organism." Stem cell expert Dr Stephen Minger, from King's College London, said: "The findings are quite surprising. "Up u...

Celebrating Christmas With Wine – The Elixir of the God

...the red color due to the fermentation process that retains the skin of the grapes. White wine is made from grapes of any color, where the grapes are separated from their skin during the fermentation process. A wine is known to be ‘sparkling’, if it has a fizzy appearance, owing to the presence of elevated le...

Allergic Reactions to Insulin Have Declined

...redesign it. The idea is to create a molecule that retains the action of insulin, but does not excite the human immune response system. This way it will be active, but will not cause an allergic reaction. One potential reason for adverse reaction is that insulin is often injected in sudden doses. This gives...

Hong Kong to Charge More Birth Fee on Chinese Women

... country, two systems’ arrangement, under which it retains border controls with neighbouring southern China. Source-IANS SM...

Germany's Therapeutic Mud Baths Have Healing Qualities

...o 39 or 43 degrees Celsius - even higher." The mud retains the heat for a long time, meaning people can stay in longer than in a bubble bath. It also starts a kind of artificial fever, stirring up a person's enzymes. "That makes the immune system better." Kraft says the bath's power to reduce pain has be...

Marked Increase of Cancer Cases Among Aging Population

...nd stomach cancer (118,200 deaths). "Lung cancer retains its status as the leading cause of cancer death in Europe in 2006," said Prof Boyle. "The overwhelming majority of lung cancer is caused by tobacco smoking, and tobacco control is clearly a number one priority in Europe, not only aimed at men, partic...

Good News For Chocolate Lovers

...cture of CocoaVia chocolates has a procedure which retains flavonols, an active constituent of cocoa drink in them. This has been used in a lot of trials. The current study indicates that flavonol aids in active blood flow to the brain and also helpful in a few of cardiac ailments. Ian Macdonald from Unive...

Flies too Have Immune Memory!

...isms is adaptive immunity, which has a memory that retains an internal record of contact with an invader and - employing T and B cells - springs into action once it encounters the same invader again. This adaptive immunity explains why a vaccine provides protection. "AIDS patients are like fruit flies in t...

1 2

Other Tags
(Date:10/22/2014)... Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter ... health officials on Monday officially tightened guidelines for health workers ... skin exposure and use of a respirator at all times. ... to issue the tougher rules after two Dallas nurses contracted ... the United States, Liberian national Thomas Eric Duncan. Nina Pham ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Texas (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 The ... the must-have source of thousands of facts, figures and ... countries and 68 medical sector forecast categories the ... with global, regional and national views on the worldwide ... outlook. , The report gives you data for 2010-2019, ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Allegheny General Hospital’s (AGH) Cardiovascular Institute ... to repair a damaged mitral valve as the heart ... developed by Abbott Vascular , is designed to ... condition in which the heart’s mitral valve leaflets fail ... the heart’s left ventricle into the left atrium. The ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... York, NY (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 ... based non-profit organization that helps New Yorkers living ... positive changes toward health, housing, recovery and self-sufficiency. ... have transformed the local community through their tireless ... Director, Marc Shapses , has been selected ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... T.E.N., a technology and information security ... William H. Murray, renowned author and industry visionary, ... Award winner. Presented annually, the ISE® Luminary Leadership ... and industry practitioner for his or her distinguished ... security industry. , Formerly with IBM, Murray is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients 2Health News:CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients 3Health News:Worldwide Medical Market Forecasts to 2019 a New Research Report Added to ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Worldwide Medical Market Forecasts to 2019 a New Research Report Added to ReportsnReports.com 3Health News:Worldwide Medical Market Forecasts to 2019 a New Research Report Added to ReportsnReports.com 4Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 2Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 3Health News:Savills Studley's Marc Shapses To Be Honored as 2014 "Positive Changemaker" by ASCNYC 2Health News:Savills Studley's Marc Shapses To Be Honored as 2014 "Positive Changemaker" by ASCNYC 3Health News:Bill Murray named 2014 ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 2Health News:Bill Murray named 2014 ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 3Health News:Bill Murray named 2014 ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 4
(Date:10/17/2014)... regarding Ebola is critical and pertinent for practicing physicians ... outbreak and epidemic. The Journal, Disaster Medicine and ... Ebola Virus and Public Health, to surround the public, ... critical societal moment. , On October 17, the ... . The primer was prepared by Dr. Eric Toner, ...
(Date:10/16/2014)... the human body. Battles are won, lost or ... this stalemate—known as tumor dormancy—can last up to ... that is poorly understood. , A new ... Torquato, a Professor of Chemistry at Princeton University, ... and the switch to a malignant state. Published ...
(Date:10/16/2014)... monocultures can be cultivated efficiently, they are anything ... caused by monoculture cultivation is becoming increasingly evident. ... crop form and are regarded as the sole ... – quite wrongfully, finds Bernhard Schmid, an ecology ... a novel form of agriculture and forestry. After ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Modeling tumor dormancy 2Plant communities produce greater yield than monocultures 2Plant communities produce greater yield than monocultures 3
Other Contents