Twin Sisters Set Their Sights On Biathlon Gold At The 2010 Winter Games
Identical twins, Tracy and Lanny Barnes are ranked among the top competitors in the world for Biathlon competitions. As former Olympians, they're striving to grab the gold at the 2010 Winter Games to be held in Vancouver, Canada. Lanny and Tracy are crediting Sinus Buster, a natural nasal spray m...
Parents Should Beware of Violent Video Games
Children who playing video games and use violent moves such as karate kicks can make them aggressive, says a US study.
The study by Kevin Kieffer and Jessica Nicoll of Saint Leo University, Florida, shows there's a strong link between 'shoot 'em up' video games // and how children and adolesc...
International Health Leaders to Share Innovations in Patient-Centered Care at 2009 Planetree Annual Conference
...r-day event will feature renowned keynote speakers, including;
Grammy Award-winning country music singer and songwriter Naomi Judd
Canton , a renowned global futurist, social scientist, keynote presenter, author, and visionary business advisor
Neuroanatomist Dr. Jill Bolte ...
David Nagel Joins Align Technology Board of Directors
..., Macintosh hardware, imaging and other peripheral products development. Before joining Apple, Nagel was head of NASA human factors research at NASA's ames
Research Center. Nagel holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in engineering and a Ph.D. in perception and mathematical psychology, all from UCLA.
Motorola Invests in Zephyr Technology Corporation
...eal-time via Zephyr(TM) OmniSense software or third party software applications. Strategic customers of Zephyr(TM) include Stanford University , NASA ames
Research Centre, US Special Operations and Motorola. For more information please visit, www.zephyr-technology.com
NASA Nanosatellite to Study Antifungal Drug Effectiveness in Space
...ed investigations," said Elwood Agasid, PharmaSat project manager at NASA's ames
Research Center in Moffett Field, Calif. "The PharmaSat spacecraft builds u...tellite to the spacecraft operators in the mission control center at NASA's ames
Research Center. A secondary station is located at Santa Clara University ...
Space Research May Help Explain Salmonella Illness
...ute to new translational advances for the development of new strategies to globally advance human health."
The experiments were managed by NASA's ames
Research Center at Moffett Field, Calif., in support of NASA's Exploration Systems Mission Directorate. The Nickerson team's initial findings were pub...
Rosalind Franklin Society asks President-elect Obama to appoint a woman as a third co-chair
..." said Rose Grymes, PhD, vice president of strategic planning for the Rosalind Franklin Society (Director, Advanced Studies Laboratory, UCSC, and NASA ames
Research Center). They include Shirley Tilghman, renowned biologist and president of Princeton University; Shirley Ann Jackson, physicist and preside...
New Study Data: JANUVIA™ (sitagliptin) Significantly Reduced Blood Sugar Levels and Was Not Associated with Hypoglycemia in Elderly Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
... 500mg/kg, approximately 70 times human exposure at the MRHD. Sitagliptin was not mutagenic or clastogenic with or without metabolic activation in the ames
bacterial mutagenicity assay, a Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) chromosome aberration assay, an in vitro cytogenetics assay in CHO, an in vitro rat hepato...
LIFE Foundation Announces 2008 realLIFEstories Award Recipients to Illustrate Benefits of Life and Disability Insurance
...ent on a home when she is older.
-- Bob Arensberg, Insurance Agent, New York Life, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF,
Wichita, Kan. After a disabling accident, Frank ames
was unable to work and
had difficulty qualifying for more than a small amount of life insurance.
However, his wife, Laura, a school teacher, qualified...
Iowa Educators Prepare to Teach High School Students How Medicines Are Made
...amilton Community School of Blairsburg -- East Sac County of Lake View -- ames
High School of ames
-- Newell Fonda Schools of Newell -- Sumner Fredericksburg High School of...
Advance towards early Alzheimer's diagnosis
...will allow us to test new disease modifying therapies with the aim of delaying the onset of Alzheimer's disease in susceptible individuals," Professor ames
The Director of CSIRO's Preventative Health National Research Flagship, Dr Richard Head, says the result highlights the value of a national col...
Introspective experiences inform inferences about similar people -- but not dissimilar
... more introspective thought process when assessing the feelings of dissimilar others.
A forthcoming study in Psychological Science, led by Daniel ames
with Jenkins, Mitchell and Mahzarin Banaji, professor of psychology at Harvard, considers whether or not the application of this self-referential thou...
Impending FDA Approval Decision on the First HIV Integrase Inhibitor Can Have Significant Impact for Patients
...onal Society of Neurovirology. To talk with Dr. Eash, please contact Erica ames
at 781-296-2583 or
email@example.com. About Decision Resources Decisio...demarks of their respective holders. For more information, contact: Erica ames
Fault the School System in US for Massacres, Say Sociologists
... in Littleton, Colorado.
Many schoolyard shooters very consciously saw their massacres as rebellions, however poorly expressed or thought through, ames
"It isn't the schoolyard shooters who need to be profiled -- they can't be. It is the schools that need to be profiled."
Michael Carneal, w...
Complaints Against US Federal lab Over-ruled by Panel
...fficials to study the issue at length. The eight-person panel investigated the complaints against the National Animal Disease Center. The panel met in ames
on Friday to report its findings.
"It is highly unlikely for animals and humans to be exposed in such a way to cause transmission and disease," ...
Cell-Wall Carbohydrate in Anthrax Bacterium Holds Promise for New Vaccines
...l all the molecular riddles of anthrax are enormous. There are more than 100 known strains of B. anthracis, and one of the most virulent is called the ames
Strain. It is this strain that was mailed to victims in the fall of 2001.
Effective vaccines and antibiotics against anthrax do exist. Indeed, t...
Effect of Prolonged Stay in Space Studied Using Fruit Flies
...providing a lab where von Kalm, Kimbrell and their colleagues will test the flies for two weeks after the shuttle returns.
Scientists from NASA's ames
Research Center, Rice University and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, are also part of the research team. NASA's goal is to find out how extended ...
New Variety Of Soybean Oil
...mmer of 2005 that the team had a chance to find out if their research was successful.
"We planted seed of potential new varieties last spring at ames
and waited anxiously for the harvest," Fehr recalls. "The results were better than we had anticipated. The oleic acid of the soybeans was greater than...
Driving While Using A Mobile Phone May Be Dangerous
...Professor of Psychology Mei-Ching Lien.
This includes simple tasks also. The studies that Mei-Ching Lien conducted in association with her NASA ames
Research Center colleagues reveal that humans have a fundamental inability when it comes to switching over from one task to another. The Journal of Ex...