Swine Flu Advice from Confused.com
... People travelling with no cover are always taking a risk.
(PRWEB) August 1, 2009 -- As the severity of swine flu evolves and symptoms become more widespread, the advice is clear for those travelling abroad: i...
Blood tests and better communication skills could cut over-prescribing of antibiotics
...nappropriate prescriptions of antibiotics, a joint cardiff
University trial has discovered.
In a major ne...itish Medical Journal , a team of researchers from cardiff
University's School of Medicine together with rese...of Department of Primary Care and Public Health at cardiff
University who led the trial, said: "As the proble...
'Singing brains' offers epilepsy and schizophrenia clues
... and help develop better treatments, scientists at cardiff
University have discovered.
Research by a team working in cardiff
University's Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC...emy of Sciences , USA.
Professor Krish Singh of cardiff
University's School of Psychology, who led the res...
Swine Flu Pandemic Sparks Travel Insurance Panic Buying, Says Confused.com
... "Every holiday maker should ensure they are adequately covered."
(PRWEB) April 29, 2009 -- Travel insurance quotes at Confused.com have increased by 62%* amid fears over the spread of swine flu. As one country bec...
Karmanos Cancer Institute Researchers Provide New Hope for Breast Cancer Treatment
...iversity School of Medicine gave the oral presentation.
Researchers from the Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University in Detroit, cardiff
University in Great Britain, and the Sunnybrook Research Institute in Toronto designed a series of compounds based on Disulfiram (DSF) and found that ...
Brits Kiss With Confidence - Some More Than Others
... lips twice a day
London, UK (PRWEB) March 24, 2009 -- Most couples in Birmingham do it twice a day while 10% of couples in cardiff
never do it. Most people get their best ever when they are around 17 years old and nearly a third of people rate it better than sex. A new survey for ...
Cardiff scientists study acute infection in end-stage kidney disease patients
... A new research study underway at cardiff
University could see a decrease in the rates of tr...ith only four grants awarded world-wide each year, cardiff
University is the sole recipient of the funding fo...onsored by Professor of Medicine John Williams, at cardiff
University will begin studying the consequence of ...
MYA Makes Big Brother Stars Amazing!
...www.mya.co.uk/ ) have had had several
patients who have been contestants on Big Brother including Belfast Beauty
Queen Orlaith McAllister, former Miss cardiff
Imogen Thomas and model Amy
Amy's confidence was particularly affected by being on the show. "When
I came out of the house the first few ...
General Vision Services Standardizes on Autonomy to Automate Third-Party Administration Processes for Vision Care Services
...rsues its mission to provide
outstanding vision care to its clients."
Intelligent Document suite automates all aspects of both
paper-based and We...ough the introduction of embedded intelligence. For
more information on the cardiff
solutions, please visit
Schizophrenia Yields Some Genetic Secrets
...hor of the Nature Genetics study and professor of psychiatric genetics at cardiff
University in the United Kingdom.
"There has been precious little on di...ik, Iceland; and Michael O'Donovan, Ph.D., professor, psychiatric genetics, cardiff
University, U.K.; July 30, 2008, online editions, Nature and Nature Gene...
Cardiff in Medical Technology
Preliminary Analyses from Phase 2 Genzyme Study Highlight Efficacy and Safety of Clofarabine in Older Adult AML Patients
... for chemotherapy, based mostly on poor performance status and
presence of co-morbid illnesses. These studies were conducted by Alan
Burnett, M.D., of cardiff
University in the United Kingdom and presented at
earlier American Society of Hematology meetings.
Clolar Clinical Development
A separate, phase 3...
New Study Linking 'High Normal' Blood Pressure to Significant Cardiovascular Risk
...ts, conducted by the Universities of
Cambridge and cardiff
in the United Kingdom using AtCor Medical Holdings...searchers over the past several years.
The Anglo cardiff
Collaborative Trial, a cooperative effort of the
Universities of Cambridge and cardiff
in the United Kingdom, tracked the
blood pressure ...
Nobel Prize-Winning Discovery
...t the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, shares
the 2007 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. The prize also belongs to
Martin J. Evans of cardiff
University in Wales, who demonstrated that genes
from embryonic stem cells can be inherited.
Want to figure out what role a certain gene plays in ...
Cardiff in Medical Products
New Cardiff Acuity Test Set
Description: The Cardiff
Acuity Test is designed specifically for
acuity measurement in children aged 1 to 3 years. The
test is also helpful with other age groups with
intellectual impairment, dementia, head injury or stroke...
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Cardiff in Biological News
Arctic climate under greenhouse conditions in the Late Cretaceous
...e University of Southampton's School of Ocean and Earth Science based at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, along with Dr Jennifer Pike of cardiff
University take this debate a step forward by presenting the first seasonally resolved Cretaceous sedimentary record from the Alpha Ridge of the Arcti...
Clinical trials for shingles drug take an important step forward
Developed and patented by scientists based at cardiff
University, a Phase II clinical trial with FV-100 ...the potential to reduce all of these symptoms.
University's Professor of Medical Chemistry Chris ...and potentially being the first drug discovered in cardiff
University to make it to the marketplace."
New light on bipolar treatment drugs
... sure exactly how it operates in the human brain.
Now, new research from cardiff
University scientists suggests a mechanism for how Lithium works, opening t...thium could counteract the changes in IMPA2.
Professor Adrian Harwood of cardiff
School of Biosciences, who led the research, said: "We still cannot say def...
Harmonizing biobank research: An achievable world-wide goal
...al meetings prior to this conference.
The conference begins on March 25th with a keynote address by Professor Ruth Chadwick from the University of cardiff
about Harmonisation and Ethics. On the following two days there will be a range of scientific sessions where over 25 experts from around the world wil...
Climate-change set-back for acidified rivers
...ange is hampering the long-term recovery of rivers from the effects of acid rain, as wet weather counteracts improvements, according to a new study by cardiff
The research, by Professor Steve Ormerod and Dr Isabelle Durance of the School of Biosciences, took place over a 25 year period around ...
Climate change setback for acidified rivers
...nge is hampering the long-term recovery of rivers from the effects of acid rain, with wet weather offsetting improvements, according to a new study by cardiff
The research, by Professor Steve Ormerod and Dr Isabelle Durance of the School of Biosciences took place over a 25 year period around L...
Largest study of its kind implicates gene abnormalities in bipolar disorder
...east in part, from malfunction of ion channels.
Sklar, Shaun Purcell, Ph.D., also of MGH and the Stanley Center, and Nick Craddock, M.D., Ph.D., of cardiff
University and the Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortiuum in the United Kingdom and a large group of international collaborators report on their find...
Advances in the field of schizophrenia research: New genetic factors identified
...e genetic variations is present in a person, the result is a moderate to large increase in disease risk. In a study lead by Dr. Michael O'Donovan from cardiff
University we also found other relatively frequent variations that slightly increase a person's risk. Our results could make a significant contributio...
August 2008 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
Catherine Burgess et al., School of Earth and Ocean Sciences, cardiff
University, Main Building, cardiff
CF10 3YE, UK. Pages 651-654.
Cliffs at Hampden Beach on the east coast o...
Environmental pollutant has sex-skewing effect
...ikely to give birth to female children.
Similar exposure is thought to have occurred in Wales, after a quarry on the edge of Groesfaen village near cardiff
was used as a toxic dumping ground from 1965 to 1972.
PCBs are persistent organic pollutants identified worldwide as human blood and breast milk c...
Cardiff in Biological Technology
Cardiff University Becomes a GeneGo Center of Excellence
... analysis , today announced that the University of cardiff
has become a certified GeneGo Center of Excellence. cardiff
University researchers will have access to GeneGo'... MetaCore to support a range of researchers across cardiff
University who are using our transcriptomics core ...
Gold-palladium nanoparticles achieve greener, smarter production of hydrogen peroxide
...Jennifer K. Edwards, Benjamin Solsona, Edwin Ntainjua N, Albert F. Carley and Andrew A. Herzing.
Hutchings, the lead author, is the director of the cardiff
Catalysis Institute (CCI) in the UK. Edwards, Solsona, Ntainjua N and Carley are members of the CCI. Herzing, who earned a Ph.D. from Lehigh in 2006, ...
USC researchers derive first embryonic stem cells from rats
...develop animals with conditions that mimic important human diseases.
The first ES cell lines were established from mice in 1981 by Martin Evans of cardiff
University, UK, who was last year awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology. Researchers have long been working on establishing rat ES cells, ...
Scientists peel away the mystery behind gold's catalytic prowess
Now, researchers from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa., and cardiff
University in the UK believe they have pinpointed the active species at whi... journal in the U.S., researchers from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa.; cardiff
University in Wales, and the National Institute of Standards and Technology...
NIST and partners identify tiny gold clusters as top-notch catalysts
...yielding blurry images) is corrected, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Lehigh University (Bethlehem, Pa.) and cardiff
University (Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom) for the first time achieved state-of-the-art resolution of the active gold nanocrystals absorbed onto iron...
Cardiff University engineers give industry a moth's eye view
...n the surface of their eyes which allow almost no light to reflect off the surface and hence to escape.
Now scientists at MicroBridge, a project at cardiff
Universitys Manufacturing Engineering Centre (MEC), have adopted the model to create an industrial lens for use in a low light environment.
Arius Features Preclinical Data on Antibody Candidates at Two Conferences
...ancer models" and will be presented at
Poster Session 1: Inflammatory diseases, therapeutics and diagnostics,
4:00-6:00 pm on Sunday, September 9th at cardiff
City Hall, Cathay's Park. About ARIUS ARIUS is a biotechnology company discovering and developing the next
wave of antibody therapeutics. Establishe...