Tag: "unique" at medical news
A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
...in to their tau transgenic mouse, which features a unique
on-off “switch”¬ to control the expression of the ...n the genes Many diseases spring from a person’s unique
mix of genes, the variations that flow down the generations through combinations of eggs and sperm. ...
Researchers Discover How Cancer Evades the Immune System
...edicine, where we develop tactics for treating the unique
genetic make-up of a specific tumour. It becomes even more necessary when we look at all the immunotherapies that are becoming available or are beginning to emerge from research," Dr. Epstein said. He also said that the rtPCR technology allowed for...
Structure of TB Enzyme Points the Way to New Drugs: Study
...compound acted on a segment of the protein that is unique
to PknG -- not shared by any of the other 491 protein kinases that have been identified and sequenced thanks to the mapping of the human genome. "Since we now know exactly what the requirements should be for a good blocker and how to avoid interfer...
One-third of Adults Have Had Some Form of Alcohol Use Disorder During Their Lifetimes
...," the authors write. The study suggests that a unique
factor may exist for alcohol and other substance abuse disorders, while the link between alcohol problems and personality and mood disorders may be attributed to factors shared among these other disorders. It also revealed a very low rate of treatm...
FDA Extends GRAS Approval Listex to All Food Products
...an chemicals. Natural bacteriophages prove to be a unique
solution, where increased safety does not come at the expense of product characteristics. US food processors can now benefit from LISTEX(TM), like their European counterparts." According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Listeriosis, the dise...
Researchers Reveal Why Eyes See Things Changing Colour
...g pumpkin seed oil, say that it happens due to the unique
makeup of the cells in the eye's retina, and speci...the researchers, the shift in colour is due to the unique
characteristics of the cells in the human retina. The human eyes have two types of photoreceptor...
Insight Into Neural Stem Cells Has Implications For Designing Therapies
...nsport of young neurons of different types born in unique
The Hospital Superbugs
... at The University of Nottingham who give CHAI its unique
breadth of expertise. This funding will be used to investigate an integrated programme of action in hospitals that can reduce the incidence of infections, for new diagnostic tests to rapidly identify C. diff or MRSA and to develop novel antibiotic...
Contraceptive Spray Shows Positive Clinical Trial Result
...esults from its Phase 1 clinical studies using two unique
contraceptive skin sprays, each containing a progestin and an estrogen . The first study was a Phase I, pharmacokinetic study, investigating the delivery of a formulation combining Nestorone and the synthetic estrogen, Ethinyl Estradiol. A single d...
Novel Light Weight Polymers Made Up of Carbon Nanotubes
...carbon nanotubes play a key role in creating these unique
properties, explained Gupta. Most notably, experiments revealed that only 1 percent to 2 percent of the materials composition needed to be comprised of nanotubes to increase the electrical conductivity by 10 orders of magnitude. The addition of car...
Harry Potter Final Book - Prediction and Expectations
... from all of those influences and create something unique
that is in itself a work of art." "Another thing that makes the series successful is the mystery component of the book," Westman said. "For example, you keep reading in the first book to figure out whether Harry and his friends are going to figure ...
Exercise Reduces Inflammation
...ionship between exercise and inflammation, another unique
aspect of the U. of I. research, Vieira said, is t...ammation and high fitness to low inflammation, the unique
part of this paper is that controlling for those, we also show that high parasympathetic tone is rel...
Benefits From the Use of the Internet in Healthcare Applications Highlighted
...ng comprehensive industry coverage that reflects a unique
global perspective and combines ongoing analysis of markets, technologies, econometrics, and demographics. For more information contact: Radhika Menon Theodore, Corporate Communications, firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name, company name, titl...
Efforts on to Tackle Health Problems Faced by US Truck Drivers
...airment and motor vehicle crashes. Truckers pose unique
challenges when it comes to improving health, said Ilene Masser, director of such a program for faculty and staff at New York University Medical Center. They sit for long periods, are out on their own, eat a lot of fast food and most of them are men,...
Government Policies and Booming Economy Keep Indian Healthcare in Top Shape
...an's Country Industry Forecast research provides a unique
country-specific perspective on various industries...ng comprehensive industry coverage that reflects a unique
global perspective and combines ongoing analysis of markets, technologies, econometrics, and demogra...
Pharmacogenomic Market Gaining Greater Acceptance Across Europe
...ng comprehensive industry coverage that reflects a unique
global perspective and combines ongoing analysis of markets, technologies, econometrics, and demographics....
Study Links Breast Cancer to Western Diet in Chinese Women
... of the study said. "The Shanghai data gave us a unique
look at a population of Chinese women who were beginning to adopt more western-style eating habits," said Marilyn Tseng of the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which supported the study along with the Shanghai Cancer Institute, ...
Experts Need to Include Children in Research
...allergies using prebiotics in high risk infants; a unique
treatment for Duchenne dystrophy, which has hitherto been incurable; a study looking at the use of a helium oxygen mixture in intensive care and to treat acute bronchiolitis; and studies into the impact of various allergic problems on sleep and dayti...
Eyeglass Guide Launched That Aids in Choosing the Right Eyewear
.... announced the release of its Eyeglass Guide -- a unique
resource designed to aid consumers in making educated choices hen selecting their eyeglasses. Created with input from expert eyecare professionals across the country, this resource provides critical information to lead consumers through the process o...
Fossilized Midges can Predict Climate Change: Study
...ater in Northern Lancashire, where the team used a unique
combination of isotope studies and analysis of fos...entists believe that this new data will provided a unique
test for the global climate computer models that are being used to simulate future climate change. ...
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