Navigation Links

Tag: "chewing" at biology news

Termites feed through good vibrations

...ficial signal similar to that made by the termites chewing the large block, which Dr Evans broadcast into sma...atable wood." ### Listen to termites walking and chewing pine http://www.csiro.au/audio/termite_Feb05.mp3 Termite pictures: http://www.scienceimage.csiro.au...

The roots of civilization trace back to ... roots

...eats and fruits, which do not require such massive chewing abilities. While our ancient ancestors may have left the rain forest for the savannah in pursuit of game meat, it was the ability to find and eat roots that may have contributed to the initial split between humans and the other apes. Laden and Wran...

“Hitchhiking?Viruses as Cancer Drug Delivery System

...eats and fruits, which do not require such massive chewing abilities. While our ancient ancestors may have left the rain forest for the savannah in pursuit of game meat, it was the ability to find and eat roots that may have contributed to the initial split between humans and the other apes. Laden and Wran...

Compound from marine bacteria shows potential as multiple myeloma therapy

...he proteasome work as a cell's "garbage disposal," chewing up and disposing of old, unwanted proteins. With their proteasome jammed, cells die from the backup of damaged proteins. "Proteasome inhibition is a key therapeutic target and bortezomib (Velcade tm) was the first in a new class of compounds in mul...

Brainstem blocks pain to protect key behaviors

...s of eating, while the animal was both holding and chewing the food. A similar response took place when the animals drank water or urinated. This response "protects critical behaviors from disruption," the authors note, "allowing an animal to nourish itself without being distracted." (Animals that don't u...

Researchers test new way to quit smoking

...a nicotine substitute, such as nicotine patches or chewing gum. But some recent small-scale studies have suggested that the earlier use of a nicotine substitute might improve the chances of a person staying smoke-free. "It's been suggested that if a smoker starts using nicotine substitutes about a fortnigh...

Friendly bacteria in chewing gum that bites back

A chewing gum containing good bacteria that can destroy the ...tached to the tooth surface. Tests reveal that the chewing gum can reduce the amount of bacteria in the mouth fifty times. Stefan Marcinowski, executive dire...

Global study shows all tobacco bad for the heart

...orms of tobacco exposure, whether that be smoking, chewing or inhaling second hand smoke, increase the risk of heart attack. The study by professors Salim Yusuf and Koon Teo of the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences in Hamilton, is published in this w...

Dinosaurs -- stones did not help with digestion

...were more suited to tearing off plants rather than chewing them. But how did they then grind their food? Unti...were more suited to tearing off plants rather than chewing them. At the same time, they had to digest enormous amounts of food for their rapid growth and the m...

'Trojan Horse' agent halts bone metastasis in mice

...el, stopped specialized cells within the bone from chewing up other bone material to make room for the implanted tumor to grow. Although this study tested the ability of VEGF121/rGel to halt the growth of human prostate cancer cells in the bones of mice, investigators say it likely could help prevent the ...

Xylitol reduces risk of cavities

...ies. It is used in sugarless sweets, above all in chewing gum and lozenges. The dissertation studies what e...tion of saliva should be the first choice, such as chewing gum. About 6 g of xylitol per day is needed to counteract the production of acid and thereby redu...

Ancient amphibians evolved a bite before migrating to dry land

...ment of Earth and Planetary Sciences. "A biting or chewing motion would result in a faint pushing together of the frontal bones in the skull, while a sucking motion would pull those bones ever so slightly apart. By comparing the skull roofs of living fish to those of early amphibians and their fishy ancestor...

Dinosaur hearing, listening to muscle noise, quieter cubicles

...sound of the masseter muscle--a jaw muscle used in chewing food-by propping your head (ear down) in the palm of your hand. The low rumbling comes from the shortening of the actomyosin filaments in the muscle fibers. Muscle noise can be measured using various sensors, such as microphones and even skin-mount...

1

Other Tags
(Date:5/5/2015)... NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company"), ... market, reminds investors and media that  Mr. David Tunnell ... SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA 2015, held in Washington DC ... conference is organized into a series of nine session tracks. ... Fraud: Where is the Trust in Cyberspace? and will ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... Apr. 27, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, announces ... pre-order customers the first week of May, 2015 and ... of May. Gino Pereira , ... for the company as Wocket® enters the consumer market. ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... , April 21, 2015 ... evolving government policies are boosting access control systems market ... According to a recently published report by TechSci ... 2020 ", the access control systems market in ... USD1.2 billion by 2020.The access control systems market in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID, Inc.'s CTO, David Tunnell, Presents at CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA 2015 Today in Washington DC. 2NXT-ID, Inc.'s CTO, David Tunnell, Presents at CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA 2015 Today in Washington DC. 3Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 2Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 3Saudi Arabia Access Control Systems Market to Touch USD1.2 Billion by 2020 Says TechSci Research 2Saudi Arabia Access Control Systems Market to Touch USD1.2 Billion by 2020 Says TechSci Research 3
(Date:5/27/2015)... Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center invites caregivers ... from noon-2p.m. in the auditorium. This event provides ... full-time assistance to Veterans in their homes. ... conducted by the medical center staff. In order ... home, the caregiver must provide monthly care including room ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... Thermage was the first to come out with a ... coinciding with the release of NXT or CPT, the second-generation ... was the first practice in New York to debut the ... that had never been achieved before non-surgically. Even today, ... by many as the leading skin tightening device. The ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... May 27, 2015 StatRad, a leading ... is pleased to introduce Mr. Chris E. Hafey as ... a proven track record of leading new development projects ... domain. He most recently served as the Chief Technology ... role of Chief Architect for Vital Images. , "I ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... Western University of Health Sciences’ 34th Annual Commencement ... and one profound last. , The May 20-22, 2015 ... time the university surpassed more than 1,000 graduates at ... Biomedical Sciences (GCBS) alumnus graduated from the College of ... fifth and final ceremony of its three-day Commencement – ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... Ticket Down is a reputable source for 2015 ... super hot during the 2014-15 NBA season and they delighted their ... final score of 118-88. , For the Cavaliers, this ... when they lost to the San Antonio Spurs. Once Lebron ... Cavaliers making it to the NBA finals increased tenfold. The ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Non-Surgical Fat Reduction and Skin Tightening Procedures, Thermage and Exilis, Increase 200% at Precision Aesthetics in New York, April 2015 2Health News:StatRad Introduces Mr. Chris E. Hafey as Chief Technology Officer, and the Release of its Advanced Pure HTML5 DICOM Image Uploader 2Health News:WesternU Commencement Celebrates Achievements of Graduates and Founding President 2Health News:WesternU Commencement Celebrates Achievements of Graduates and Founding President 3Health News:WesternU Commencement Celebrates Achievements of Graduates and Founding President 4Health News:WesternU Commencement Celebrates Achievements of Graduates and Founding President 5Health News:Cavs NBA Finals Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices on Cleveland Cavaliers 2015 NBA Finals Tickets at Quicken Loans Arena and Offers Valuable Promo Code 2
Other Contents