Tag: "slowdown" at medical news
BMA Calls for Action to Halt Slide in Medical Academic Recruitment
...BMAs Medical Academic Staff Committee, says: Any slowdown
in the exodus of academics from clinical education is to be welcomed, but the fine print of this report is deeply troubling. The number of teaching staff in UK medical schools is now drastically below the already inadequate levels at the beginning of...
Researchers Discover Proteins That Protect Against Skin Cancer
... of the cell to slow the rate of replication. This slowdown
may give the cell additional time to repair its DN...let radiation, Kaufmann and his co-authors noted a slowdown
in DNA replication when Timeless and Tipin were present in the cell. Building blocks for DNA were la...
HIV Epidemic Can Slow Down Economic Growth: UNDP
...ic product (GDP) by 0.55 percentage points." The slowdown
in economic growth is expected to be a fallout of increase in health spending by both households and the government, leading to a fall in savings rate and thereby crowding out investment in infrastructure and social development sectors. The study e...
Bad vaccines may trigger China bird flu
...biggest global issue in 2006, followed by economic slowdown
and terrorism. The survey, carried out this mo..., the war in Iraq, Middle East situation, economic slowdown
and higher interest rates, global warming and climate change, pollution and AIDS....
Alzheimer’s vaccine may be a reality soo
...afely create an immune response that will severely slowdown
the spread of the Alzheimer’s disease. The results of the trials of the vaccine are published in the journal Neurology. Reference: University of Michigan Medical Center, News Release, May 2005...
Scientific markers of aging described
...evels of a specific hormone seem to be linked to a slowdown
of the aging process. It is now well known that calorie restriction// increases the lifespan of animals. Now researchers at the National Institute of Aging have some new clues about slowing down the aging process. They compared a group of 500 healthy...
Particulate matter affects lung development
...ved to areas with more particulate matter showed a slowdown
in lung function growth. The trend seemed strongest for those who had moved away three years or more before they were tested. Particulate matter is just one ingredient of the hazy cocktail of airborne pollutants that come from the burning of fossil ...