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Parkinsons Disease Mechanism Identified
...switch called Cdk5. The question, however, was how this
abnormal activation ultimately kills neurons. In ...ay be a better therapeutic strategy with regard to this
An Accurate Score to Measure Heart Risk
...r the Framingham equation and 14% for ASSIGN.Using this
more focused tool for risk estimation, the researc...er tested in other populations, but point out that this
is the largest such study to have ever been undertaken, and the first time routine data in a UK gene...
Vegas Couples Hope Sevens Will Be Lucky Wedding Day
...ouples feel that it will be lucky to be married on this
day and particularly in Las Vegas," Foote said. ...eting campaigns to lure couples to their venues on this
historic day. The Little Chapel of the Flowers hosted around 115 weddings Saturday -- more than tw...
A New Study Throws Limelight in HIV Vaccine Production
...russ ability to escape immune recognition, showing this
is predictable based upon the HIV patients individ...dodge pressure, were now more exact in knowing how this
happens in people. While the study is valuable in helping the scientific community understand how ...
Cancer Patients in New South Wales to Receive Advanced Image Guided Radiation Therapy Treatments
...Tom Shakespeare. "What's really exciting is seeing this
ground-breaking technology made available to smaller regional centres that have, until now, had no local access to radiotherapy. Even more impressive, is the fact that our team has been able to implement complex Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy Treat...
Higher Rates of Trampoline Injuries
...er concern among researchers. Our first study on this
subject gave us reason for concern, and the need to send a warning to parents. Clearly this
new study indicates even higher rates of injury than first thought, said James Linakis, PhD, MD, a p...
Signalife Recorder Transmits Heart Rate Data From Champ Car Driver in Real-Time
...ent. Signalife has been a great partner throughout this
process and we are very happy to continue to work ...we have been able to collect during development of this
monitor is of high quality, especially considering harsh environment in which it is recorded," state...
Neurotransmitter That can Yield New Insights in the Fight Against Diabetes Identified
...ism in the brain. "That's why I'm interested in this
system, because it's very poorly understood," Khan said. "If we don't know how an automobile's fuel system works to begin with, then how can we expect to fix one when it is not burning fuel appropriately," he added. During the study, a group of ...
Genzyme Announces First Phase III Study of Tolevamer in Diarrhea Patients
...d is fully enrolled and results are expected later this
year. In this
first Phase 3 study known as the Polymer Alternative for CDAD Treatment (PACT) study, tolevamer liqu...
Eastern Equine Encephalitis Spreading Its Tentacles in Massachusetts
...ut it could prevent something. I would hate to see this
happen to someone else." Phillips says she is li...artial speech loss, and is to undergo hand surgery this
month. "I know I'm just fortunate to be here today," said Phillips, who has since regained some of...
Significant Advances in VCJD Prion Detection
...e Unit at the University of Edinburgh, said: While this
method, due to the length of time it takes to carr...y developing a reliable confirmatory test, such as this
one, the impact of these false positives can be minimised. However, the ethical dilemma remains over...
Appropriate Sanitation Gives Confidence for the Schoolgirls
...are prepared to tackle them. "We have introduced this
scheme since girls in rural areas were hesitating ...ith a just a small investment, schools can install this
technology in toilets and also check health hazards." The Tamil Nadu government and Unicef have al...
Singapore Firm Launches MBBS Programme in Eastern India
...l admission test, as a pilot project, in Jharkhand this
year. From next year the examination will be held across the country for the next session," he said....
Hormone Replacement Therapy Liberation at a Cost
... of heart attack, stroke and breast cancer putting this
treatment under a scanner. The History of Hormone Replacement Therapy Estrogen has been used to treat the symptoms of menopause for years, beginning in the 1950s and 1960s. In the mid-1970s, medical studies found that postmenopausal women ...
Chromosone Disorders - Unrevealed Facts
... orientate themselves like normal chromosomes, and this
ability to adopt double identities protects them f... detection by the control centre. We believe that this
new fundamental mechanism can help to explain why chromosome disorders are so common in female sex c...
Meet the 07/07/07 Baby
...y, bingo or the horses. There's sevens everywhere, this
must be a good omen. It's a gift from God, the Mirror quoted Serge, as saying. "I can't wait to tell her that she was born on such a memorable occasion. It is absolutely amazing, I'm a very happy man, he added. However, when the couple was told ...
Global Warming Threatens Tibet
...r stages in the disappearance of a glacier. Sadly, this
glacier is already in the last stage," Li said. ...ientists say that if the temperature at the end of this
century is 2.1 to 4 degrees Celsius higher than now -- a reasonable hypothesis given global warming ...
Selenium Supplements Could Increase Diabetes Risk
...rovide the answer to a scientific question, but at this
time, selenium supplementation does not appear to ...would increase risk of diabetes is very limited at this
time and this
issue needs to be further explored. "Nevertheless, I would not advise patients to ta...
Global Warming: Lessons of History Help the Future
...ming climate change . Rising global temperatures this
century will stress almost every agricultural regi... says in his acclaimed book. "Obviously, though, this
grim trajectory is not one that all past societies followed to completion," adds Diamond. "Different...
Marilyn Monroe was Just too Hygienic for Clark Gable!
...rritable bowel syndrome," he adds. To add to all this
was the fact that Marilyn "rarely bathed, slept in...eep." Bret's biography of Gable hits bookstores this
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