Tag: "tagging" at medical news
Electronic Tagging - for the Elderly Now!
could acquire greater solemnity and respectability...UK Science Minister Malcolm Wicks. In electronic tagging
the tag is usually a wristband. The circuitry in the tag may either set off a boundary alarm or emit...
Experts Identify Vaccine Target for HIV
... immune system by identifying foreign invaders and tagging
them for destruction. Two of the HLA genes, known as HLA-A and B, are turned off by HIV when it enters the body, which keeps the immune system from recognizing the virus as foreign. HLA-C however is not thought to be turned off by HIV-1. The new re...
Simple Chemical Reaction may Help Early Disease Diagnosis
...in type of metabolites, amino acids, by chemically tagging
the molecules of interest so that they were more easily visible. "We added a chemical that reacts with the amino acids and similar metabolites and forms a tag that can be seen through nuclear magnetic resonance. The tag actually is an easily identi...