Researchers explore new driver of transplant rejection: Platelets
...," says Rabb. "Traditional therapies therefore inhibit or deplete T lymphocytes and other white blood cell components of the immune system. The newest kid
on the block is the platelet and it represents an opportunity to target the effectors of organ injury rather than only the general."
New drug holds out promise of normal diet for sufferers of devastating PKU genetic disease
..., two little sprigs of broccoli," Fischer said. "She would be crying at the dinner table that she wanted more broccoli," Fischer said. "Saying no to a kid
who wants more broccoli brought tears to my eyes. It was so sad."
However, help may now be on the way. A new pharmaceutical being developed by rese...
CT scans reveal that dinosaurs were airheads
...nosaur skulls that show a clearer picture of the physiology of the airways.
"I've been looking at sinuses for a long time, and indeed people would kid
me about studying nothinglooking at the empty spaces in the skull. But what's emerged is that these air spaces have certain properties and functions,"...
Children born after donor insemination should be told as soon as possible about their conception
...several times throughout my childhood and adolescence and told that I was being foolish. I knew." Someone who found out at age 50
"Either tell your kid
from the beginning or don't tell them at all, it was one of the most shocking and upsetting moments of my life. I felt alone." A 19-year-old, found ou...
Ceramic, heal thyself
...ty kids," said Devanathan. "When the teacher turns her back, the kids constantly jump into empty chairs, leaving their own chairs vacant until another kid
leaps into the seat."
Next, the scientists simulated an atom undergoing alpha decay. An alpha particle shoots out of the atomic nucleus with such ...
Newborn neurons like to hang with the 'in' crowd
... Like any new kid
on the block that tries to fit in, newborn brain cells need to find their place within the existing network of neurons. The newcomers jump right into ...
Transgenic goat's milk offers hope for tackling children's intestinal disease
...k might impact people's digestive systems.
goats were chosen for the other model in order to ... cause severe intestinal illness.
However, the kid
goats fed lysozyme-rich goat's milk, had higher le... E. coli, compared to control group.
Both the kid
goats and the young pigs were healthy and exhibite...