Tag: "suspects" at medical news
A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
...s. Dr. Golde, who is not involved in this trial, suspects
that r-flurbiprofen will show some benefit, but that newer, designer AB42-lowering agents might be better. “A more potent drug would likely be more effective, but it will take a long time to develop such a second-generation drug,” he says. “The beaut...
Those Who Cure can Kill Dire Prophesy of the doctors Plot
... The Times is also reporting that several of the suspects
have links to extremist Islamic groups. To add to the unease among the doctors from Asia and the Middle East, Prime Minister Gordon Brown himself ordered a review of recruitment procedures by NHS. Brushing aside a statement by NHS Employers, the ...
UK Uneasy Over Involvement of Doctors in Terror Attacks, but Not Panicking Over Non European Medics
...rospect of highly educated professionals as terror suspects
is a chilling departure from the home-grown Muslim...on who emigrated from India in 1994, said that the suspects
should be thought of not as doctors, but as terrorists. Perhaps they had been radicalized by the Ira...
New Insights into Prion Propogation
...nfectious, oddly-folded proteins that are the main suspects
in fatal neurodegenerative diseases such as Cruetzfeldt-Jakob and bovine spongiform encephalopathy , or "mad cow" -- remain mostly a mystery to scientists. Very few prions have been fully described. How they infect and propagate is not fully understo...
Traffic Control Boxes to Help Road Monitoring
...the controller box could alert authorities that it suspects
an accident. If conditions are fine, no data are sent. "With this approach, no news is good news," Coifman said. The approach is more efficient, because the controller boxes only send signals to the control center when absolutely necessary, which...
US Teens Charged With Gang Raping a Woman
... Walker, 16, were among a group of about 10 masked suspects
who forced their way into the woman's apartment in...to his eyes, according to the police report. The suspects
also stole a few hundred dollars worth of cash and jewelry, White said. White said more arrests we...
Brain Pathway for Depression Revealed
...for the cause of depression has implicated so many suspects
and found so many treatments with different mechanisms that the condition remains an enigma. They found that in rats the differing mechanisms of depression and its treatment in the end appear to funnel through a single brain circuit. Changes in h...
Bak Protein Sets Stressed Cells on Suicide Path
...filamentous shape in non-stressed cells. Dr. Dong suspects
Bak may also play a role in mitofusin regulation in normal, non-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. "T...
Three Doctors Charged So Far in the UK Bombing Case
... facing charges to three in the case. Three more suspects
are still being questioned at a high-security police station in London, while another person has been released. According to media reports, the SIM card was found in Sabeel Ahmed's car. Haneef had allegedly given it to him before he moved to Austra...
Haneefs Visa Revoked by Australia
...ion with another person or group whom the minister suspects
is involved in criminal conduct. Andrews said he had considered information provided by the Australian Federal Police. Based on this information, he had formed a reasonable suspicion that Haneef had an association with those accused of carrying o...
Indian, Iraqi Medics may Face Terror Stigma Overseas
...ted Kingdom since the two failed explosions. The suspects
are doctors or medical students, among them people who qualified in Jordan, India and Iraq. Overseas doctors have started voicing concerns over the new stringent checks for migrants wishing to work in the NHS. Dr. Pasad Rao, the chairman of the ...
Thirty One Kids Rescued from a Pedophile Ring
...n being abused. They rescued more than 31 kids.700 suspects
were rounded up. The suspects
were running an international child pornography network from a British-based website. The ring was ...
Experts Critical of a New OTC Product to Treat Psoriasis
...e's no evidence that they help treat psoriasis. He suspects
that a zinc spray might slightly ease inflammation and that it might be a bit more helpful for seborrheic dermatitis than for psoriasis. But it's only a hunch, he adds, because zinc treatments have never been thoroughly studied. "I have a hard tim...
Female Ducks Develop Complicated Genitals to Outwit Aggressive Males
...e that they would develop a defense. Dr. Brennan suspects
that the female ducks can force sperm into one of ...essful with this strategy, she said. Dr. Brennan suspects
that when the females of a species evolved better defenses, they drove the evolution of male phallus...
Extremist Christian Preacher Dies of Heart Problems
.... He was 73. He died suddenly of what his doctor suspects
was the final throes of heart disease. Dr. Carl Moore, Rev. Falwell's personal physician, says "he was found without a pulse; never regain a pulse and it is a little too early to speculate this I would assume that he passed away from the cardiac r...
Healthy Humans Not Harmed By Taser
Using a Taser to control agitated suspects
in police custody is standard operating procedure ...wever, the idea that using a Taser could lead to a suspects
death has caused controversy. Now, the final results of a study conducted by emergency medicine ph...
Where is Our Soul, Asks Michael Moore
...n the United States to that which Islamic militant suspects
receive at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. "I think when Americans see this they are not going to focus on Cuba or Fidel Castro," Moore said, referring to the controversy surrounding his trip to Cuba, which has prompted a U.S. government investigation. "...
Limiting Eligibility for Medical Studies can Omit Women and African-Americans
...to protect patient safety, for example - Humphreys suspects
researchers often use exclusions in their studies out of habit or tradition. In other cases, researchers may use eligibility criteria to enroll only "desirable" patients in their study, in an effort to make the trial run smoothly or to increase the c...
Brain Inflammation A Friend for Alzheimer's Patients
...was better at getting rid of the plaques. The team suspects
the involvement of brain cells called microglia, the major immune cell that rushes to injury sites and helps repair and clean up wounds in the brain. The work is the latest in a growing body of research that is trying to determine the exact role of...
Gay Gang in Netherlands Lures, Rapes and Infects Fellow Homosexuals With HIV/AIDS
...s. A fourth man who allegedly supplied the three suspects
with several litres of the date-rape drug GHB and ...ases, with no memory of what happened. The three suspects
one of whom is a male nurse were said to have raped the men, and even injected some with a mix of ...
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