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Chemists create 'Superbowl' molecule; May lead to better health

... by the name tetrabromo-superbowl (C268H320O52Br4) due to the addition of four bromine atoms. The bromine atoms make the hole at the top of the molecule smaller, which makes it more difficult for things to pass in and out. This is ideal if you're trying to capture certain molecules and hold them until th...

Emory Study Tests Bone Marrow Stem Cells to Improve Circulation in Legs

...caused by the blockage or narrowing of thearteries due to build-up of cholesterol. Normally, with exercise, theblood vessels dilate (get bigger), but clogged blood vessels constrictduring exercise. In some individuals the vascular system corrects theproblem on its own either by forming new blood vessels,...

UCLA Study Shows One-Third of Drug Ads in Medical Journals Do Not Contain References Supporting Medical Claims

...dicated that the information would not be provided due to company policy or because it was proprietary. "We found that almost one-third of the pharmaceutical ads offered no references at all to support medical claims. In addition, most of the data-on-file documents in support of the medical claims were ...

Anti-bacterial additive widespread in U.S. waterways

...inated organiccompounds that deserve our attention due to unfavorable environmentalcharacteristics, which include long term persistence and potentialbioaccumulation. Triclocarban, for example, has an estimated half lifeof 1.5 years in aquatic sediments. Do the potential benefits ofantimicrobial products ...

Recent breakthroughs in common adult leukemia highlighted in New England Journal of Medicine

... slow rise in leukemia cell count seen in patients due to an accumulation of these immature and incompetent white blood cells. Scientists have since discovered that CLL cells do indeed turn over, with the accumulation over time a result of the difference in the birth and death rates of the leukemia cells...

Researchers Uncover Key Step In Manufacture of Memory Protein

...ave learned that some human beings lack normal CPE due to mutations in the CPE gene. Future research may determine if the CPE mutation affects these individuals?long-term memory. ...

Scientists Replicate Hepatitis C Virus in Laboratory

...o 12,000 deaths each year in the United States are due to HCV. ...

Another Look Finds Promising Proteomics Test is Not Biologically Plausible

...fully understand, you can find results that may be due to something other than biology,?says the study’s ... emerging field of proteomics has not yet been met due to the difficulty in finding complex, reproducible patterns of proteins. According to Baggerly, tha...

New species from old data

...fully understand, you can find results that may be due to something other than biology,?says the study’s ... emerging field of proteomics has not yet been met due to the difficulty in finding complex, reproducible patterns of proteins. According to Baggerly, tha...

Cracking the olfactory code in bees

...fully understand, you can find results that may be due to something other than biology,?says the study’s ... emerging field of proteomics has not yet been met due to the difficulty in finding complex, reproducible patterns of proteins. According to Baggerly, tha...

Signaling protein builds bigger, better bones in mice

...fully understand, you can find results that may be due to something other than biology,?says the study’s ... emerging field of proteomics has not yet been met due to the difficulty in finding complex, reproducible patterns of proteins. According to Baggerly, tha...

Scientists find missing enzyme for tuberculosis iron scavenging pathway

...have been annotated as antibiotic resistance genes due to their sequence similarity to existing antibiotic resistance genes. Dr. Edward N. Baker of the University of Auckland in New Zealand explains, "Generally the sequence of the open reading frame is compared with the sequences of genes for other prote...

U of M researcher examines newly emerging deadly disease

... large numbers of T cells), often leading to death due to hypertension and shock. Purpura fulminans has been identified in five cases in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn., metropolitan area during 2000-2004, as described in the April 1, 2005 issue of Clinical Infectious Diseases. This new disease has also ...

Antibiotic Resistant Bacterium Uses Sonar-like Strategy to “See?Enemies or Prey

...times all, antibiotics. Tens ofthousands of deaths due to antibiotic resistant infection occur eachyear in the US, adding an estimated $ 4 Billion to health care costs.Scientist have known since 1934 that especially harmful strains ofEnterococcus produce a toxin that destroys other cells, including human...

Researchers reveal the infectious impact of salmon farms on wild salmon

...fection, but young salmon are much more vulnerable due to their small size. Under natural conditions, juvenile pinks and chum do not typically have to contend with sea lice because the adult salmon are far out at sea and are widely dispersed. By the time the migrating pinks and chum normally encounter l...

Scientists collaborate to assess health of global environment

...e available in May; a report on desertification is due out in June; and reports related to wetlands, the role of the private sector and impacts on human health are scheduled for July. According to Mooney, these topics were chosen because the organizations that oversee major international treaties dealing...

U-M scientists find genes that control growth of common skin cancer

...ctively diminishing tumorsize, may not be curative due to the survival of this residual tumorcell population.“Our work demonstrates that BCC growth in this model remains strictlydependent on the Hh pathway,?says Mark Hutchin, M.D., a U-M residentin dermatology and lead author on the paper. This is differ...

Weill Cornell Research Reveals Secrets Of Trafficking Within Cells

...ave chosen to highlight the Weill Cornell research due to its quality and broader significance to the field. "This is a kind of cellular fine-tuning, and we know that deficits in this fine-tuning can wreak havoc on health," said Dr. Timothy Ryan, Professor of Biochemistry at Weill Cornell Medical Colleg...

Study shows nanoshells ideal as chemical nanosensors

...ells' 10 billion-fold increase in Raman effect was due entirelyto the interactions of light with individu...case, the Raman enhancement is an aggregateeffect, due to the presence of localized "junctions" or "hot spots"between metallic regions of the metallic film...

Why do insects stop 'breathing'? To avoid damage from too much oxygen, say researchers

...oxidative damage -- the destruction of biomaterial due to excess oxygen -- to tissues. To protect their bodies, insects like grasshoppers discontinue breathing. "We propose that most insects stop breathing in order to lower their internal oxygen concentration to physiologically safe levels, and that the...

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