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Structure of TB Enzyme Points the Way to New Drugs: Study

...ad also identified a compound that could block the suspect protein, but they were concerned that by inhibiting this one protein, they would interfere with the action of other similar proteins secreted by the host cell. "We wanted to be sure that inhibitors of mycobacterial PknG would not interefere with im...

Beijing Says Food Safe for Olympic Athletes, Tourists

...rs and distributors within 30 minutes and pull any suspect product from the shelves," said Tang Yunhua, in charge of logistics at the administration. A key part of China's food safety problem lies in the structure of the industry, which is dominated by small firms, many of which have no government licences...

Dinner Guest Recover Bodies in Freezer

... Wilwerth of the city prosecutor's office said the suspect acknowledged that a domestic quarrel had escalated...ating and violence from her husband. It was the suspect who explained that the boys body was underneath his mothers. Since the freezer is very narrow he cou...

Autism Children can Be Diagnosed Within One Year of Age

...in the diagnosis of ASD by 36 months. If parents suspect something is wrong with their childs development, or that their child is losing skills during their first few years of life, they should talk to their pediatrician or another developmental expert. This and other autism studies suggest that the wait...

US Teens Charged With Gang Raping a Woman

...rectly. Prosecutors have 21 days from the time a suspect is arrested to formally file charges. Lawson was arrested Tuesday. Walker was arrested Thursday. The 16-year-old Walker, in chains and a jail jumpsuit sat, in a juvenile court Friday, with his mom and dad by his side, to face charges that could ...

Researchers Develop First Mouse Model of Lung Transplantation

...ckly develop into pneumonia. Kreisel and others suspect that these illnesses alter the immune response and...nt patients experience gastric reflux, and doctors suspect this acid exposure damages the lining of the lung and further exposes the organ to pathogens. The mo...

Bak Protein Sets Stressed Cells on Suicide Path

...n-stressful conditions. In fact, the researchers suspect Bak, Bax and the contents they spill into the cell all have roles in keeping a cell functioning until a stressor kicks in. "They probably are both kept in check normally in the cell by other proteins, and when something happens that overwhelms t...

Scorpion Venom may Help Treat Cancer

...olecular beacon that lights up tumours. Painting a suspect area with the compound makes it easier for surgeons to remove every bit of cancer without damaging the surrounding healthy tissue. This is especially important in the brain, where 80 percent of recurring malignant tumours appear at the edges of the...

Chilly Sauce Linked to Botulism, Forcing Recall in US

...rborne illness. CDC lab workers started testing 12 suspect foods for botulinum toxin on July 11, and got preliminary results Monday that implicated the chili sauce. CDC workers contacted the FDA, which worked with Castleberry's to issue a voluntary recall Wednesday evening. "We consider botulism to be a pu...

Katrina Evacuees Made To Remain In Toxic Air

...placed by hurricanes Katrina and Rita lived in the suspect trailers, and hundreds have complained of ill effects. On June 16, 2006, three months after reports of the hazards surfaced and a month after a trailer resident sued the agency, a FEMA logistics expert wrote that agency attorneys had "advised that ...

Strange Marks on Poshs Legs Look Horrifying

... in Beverly Hills. Shes obviously lost weight. I suspect she works out, which is why on her thigh you can see in sharp relief the outline of the quads muscle, The Sun quoted Sun GP Carol Cooper, as saying. Meanwhile, Beckham, who recently moved to the US with her family, seems to have upset her LA neighb...

Australia is Shamed by an Inquiry Report on Child Sexual Abuse in Aboriginal Communities

...e ring, those working with the Aborigines for long suspect that pedophiles do exploit the children. ``Western Australia has spent $ 76 million for development of Aborigines in the last four years. The implementation could be slow. But it has to be pushed,'' said Sue Gordon, head of the federal Government's...

Sunita Returns June 21 After 194-day Record Space Odyssey

...Kotov were able to restore the system by bypassing suspect protection circuits. The computers control the firing of rocket thrusters needed to keep the station properly positioned in space for tracking the sun for power, pointing communications antennas and warming or cooling parts of the complex. The depa...

Frostbite can Be Treated by Bloodclot Drug

... in frostbite injury," they wrote. The researchers suspect the medication reverses clotting of small blood vessels that appears when frozen skin begins to thaw and restores blood flow before the injury causes permanent damage....

Software Improvements in Breast MRI Scans

...hen radiologists need a better view of tissue they suspect may be malignant. MRI as an adjunct to mammography also is standard practice at the SCCA for women who are at high risk for breast cancer and to examine the other, or contralateral, breast of women who are newly diagnosed. One particular challeng...

Kidney Donor Alleges Fraud by Doctors

...planted kidney. However, the father and daughter suspect foul play. "The doctors may have transplanted a kidney from a dead body in me, and transplanted my daughter's kidney to someone else," said Venkateswarlu, who has four daughters. Osmania Hospital Superintendent Girish Narayan, however, said such...

Loss of Antenna Leads to Cancer in Insects

...t entirely understood, but scientists increasingly suspect that it may play a role in timing the cell division process. Commonly, cancer cells have entirely lost their cilia, and this absence may help explain why tumors fail to respond properly to environmental cues that cause normal cells to stop growing. H...

New Clues for Treatment of Disease That Causes Accelerated Aging

...eople with "normal" copies of the gene. Scientists suspect that accumulation of these bad copies may contribute to aging. If so, treatments that work for progeria patients may one day be adapted to reduce the effects of aging. The results are published online in the journal Human Mutation. Science still ...

More and More American Women Go for Facelifts to Get Jobs

... than the hankering to look better, it seems. "I suspect more midlife people are turning to anti-aging products for financial reasons. They want to look younger not to feel like an ad, but to pass as younger in the marketplaces of life," says Margaret Morganroth Gullette, a noted author. The typical hou...

WHO's Guidelines Lack Evidence, Lancet Says

.... Pang said that, while some guidelines might be suspect and based on just a few expert opinions, others were developed under rigorous study and so were more reliable. For example, WHOs recent advice on treating bird flu patients was developed under tight scrutiny. Oxman also noted that WHO had its own q...

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