Tag: "streak" at medical news
Drinking Problem Plagues 30% Americans
...f this problem can vary widely -- from a sustained streak
of binge drinking behavior all the way to serious physiological addiction to alcohol. Columbia University Medical Centre analyzed a survey of 43,093 people done in 2001 and 2002. Dr Deborah Hasin, from the Columbia University Medical Center and he...
American Bests Japanese Hot Dog Eating Champion, Sets Record
...ded Japan's Takeru 'Tsunami' Kobayshi's remarkable streak
to the cheers of a crowd of 50,000, according to police estimates. Only Tuesday, Kobayashi was considering dropping out of the event after arthritis of the jaw and a pulled wisdom tooth left him in pain. He rallied to try to defend his title, but...
First Genetically Engineered Maize Resistant to Maize Streak Virus Produced in S. Africa
... D.P. Martin, J.A. Thomson and E.P. Rybicki, maize streak
viruses (MSV) are Gemini-viruses that can destroy ...native food crops such as sorghum and millet. aize streak
virus, an endemic pathogen of native African grasses, was then carried to maize plants by virulifero...
Conditions Of The HIV/AIDS Patients In The Mizo Society
... the turmoil faced by the AIDS patients there is a streak
of hope with respect to treatment. These non-profitable organizations have planed to establish a CD4 counting device and Anti-retroviral treatment (ART) as early as the end of next year. But all this will be complete only if the society accepts that ...
Laboratory grown vegetarian meat
...ten. “The technology to produce something like a streak
or chicken breast is still quite a way off, there’s a lot of technological challenge to producing something that has a structure to it.” <br...
Valium hits 40 years old, anxiety-free
...is year. The drug owes its success to the stubborn streak
of chemist Leo Sternbach, who refused to quit after his boss at Hoffmann-La Roche ended a project to develop a tranquilizer to compete with a rival company's drug. Sternbach tested one last version and in just a day, he got the results: The compound ...