Saving Infants From The Clutches Of Terror
The fact that terrorism is here to stay has made it necessary for health teams to be prepared for any eventuality. In such a scenario Rush University Medical Center has pioneered the use of a baby simulator in order //to train health care workers to respond quickly to infants in distress from any c...
$30.3 Million Jury Verdict Believed to Be New Jersey's Largest
...er, the experts testified at trial. The elder
Buttitta was a lifelong GM employee, working as a parts picker at the GM
warehouses, handling brakes and clutches
made with asbestos, according to
attorney Moshe Maimon, of Levy Phillips & Konigsberg, LLP, lead trial
counsel in the 15-day trial before N.J. Superio...
Elephantiasis Is Eliminated In Egypt Due To Mass Drug Administration
... Egypt was in the clutches
of elephantiasis or lymphatic filariasis (LF) as it is officially called by the medicos for a long time//. An autopsy on the 3,000-year-old mummified ...
Students Seek Help From Prisoners for Kidnapped Child's Release
...and the boy. The students are also staging mass prayers, forming human chains and staging a relay hunger strike seeking the student's release from the clutches
of the abductors. They took out a march Friday to Hartali chowk and blocked the busy roads in the town. Later, a memorandum was submitted to top gover...
HIV/AIDS Throws Family Relationships Out Of Gear In Uganda
...observe elderly residents living in isolation or as caretakers of small children (often their own grand children). Having lost the breadwinners to the clutches
of AIDS, Older Ugandan residents are quite an unlucky lot, unable to live their dreams of being cared by their children and are left to combat the cha...
Clutches in Medical Dictionary
...... Teenage Sarah (Jennifer Connelly) embarks on a life-altering quest when she attempts to rescue her little brother, Toby (Toby Froud), from the clutches
of treacherous... Medieval studies scholarly resources compiled and organized from around the world. ... Labyrinth Electronic Center. Cultural F...
Clutches in Biological News
Mothers give interloper's offspring a head start in life
"Our study examined a population of blue tits which are usually socially monogamous, but females commonly mate outside their pair to produce clutches
with mixed parentage. Remarkably, almost 75% of the offspring that resulted from these 'extra pair' matings were produced in the first half of the clu...
Cost of hatchling turtles' dash for freedom
...y within metres of a green turtle nesting beach. Visiting the beach as the mothers-to-be lumbered up on to the sand, Booth was able to collect several clutches
of eggs and move them to the edge of the nesting site for safety from other egg-laying mothers. Returning to the site several months later as the eggs...
Red-eyed treefrog embryos actively avoid asphyxiation inside their eggs
...responses to the environment may be critical to the frogs' long-term survival.
Red-eyed treefrogs, Agalychnis callidryas , lay jelly-covered egg clutches
on leaves overhanging tropical ponds. Each clutch of several dozen transparent eggs is ready to hatch after only four days. By delaying hatching by a...
How birds spot the cuckoo in the nest
...hat an interloper's UV appearance is key to its acceptance in a clutch, Honza is keen to see whether cuckoos try to outsmart their victims by choosing clutches
that closely match their own eggs' UV reflectivity.
Stanford researchers make first direct observation of 3-D molecule folding in real time
...still under construction. The riboswitch must have a tertiary structure, because it likes to make a pocket and grab small molecules. When a riboswitch clutches
the right molecule, it folds up even more tightly, tugging on its own incipient long tail and changing its shape in a way that will affect its eventua...
'Heftier' atoms reduce friction at the nanoscale, study led by Penn researcher reveals
...ng point. The authors note that improved friction models can be used for the opposite effect; makers of some mechanical components such as automobile clutches
may be interested in techniques to increase friction without changing the wear or adhesion of materials.
Even in the absence of rough edges or wear b...
A whole lot of shaking goin' on triggers early hatching in red-eyed tree frogs
... a device like a microphone that records vibrations instead of sounds, into clutches
of eggs she had collected, Warkentin was able to record vibrations that occ...s attacked the eggs. As comparison, she also recorded the vibrations of the clutches
caused by tropical rain storms.
To determine whether the frog embryos we...
Clutches in Biological Technology