Former Sufferer of Rare Disease Called Musicogenic Epilepsy Thanks LIJ Medical Team That Ended Her Seizures and Gave Her Back the Gift of Music
Only Five Such Cases Known Worldwide
NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thanks to
innovative medical and surgical techniques of physicians at LIJ Medical
Center, 25-year-old Stacey Gayle can now look forward to singing in her
church choir and listening to the radio. At...
Pfizer Says Nigeria Gave Approval for 1996 Drug Test
US drug giant Pfizer Thursday said it had got the go-ahead from Nigerian authorities before administering a drug that claimed the lives of 11 children in the northern Kano state in 1996.
"We have written approvals from NAFDAC (Nigeria's drug agency), the federal ministry of health, Kano go...
Orissa Woman Gave Birth to Identical Triplets
A 24-year-old woman in Orissa Saturday delivered identical triplets, a rarity that occurs once in approximately one million births, a doctor said .
Rajalakhi Das gave
birth to three girls in Kendrapada town, about 100 km from Bhubaneswar.
The babies were born without any medical com...
Health Canada Gave Access To Unapproved Drugs To AIDS/HIV Patients.
In Vancouver Health Canada gives access to the usage of two drugs in a rare medical trail. These drugs were necessary to help prevent men dying of AIDS. //
They are anti-retroviral drugs which have been studied individually but there action together is not been reviewed. These drugs are unapprov...
UC design research points the way so you won't get lost at the hospital
...erm 'in-patient.' They all sketched a rough outline of a hospital building. It's probably not what I would have first thought of as a designer, but it gave
me great insight into how a public audience thinks of that term."
As designers, the UC students are taking their assignment further than the prescr...
Wrongful Death Lawsuit for Tyler R. Hill Against Ambassadors Group, docleaf, et al., Officially Settled
...e of the leaders, that on June 26, 2007, Tyler thought he had altitude sickness after climbing Mt. Fuji, and he wanted to go to the doctor. The leader gave
him water, and told him to go to his room and work through it. Afterward, Veum-Smith, Hanson and Stahr joined Aberle in his room, where all of the lea...
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Urologist and Allergist Explore Link Between Allergies and Interstitial Cystitis
...atment was helping to resolve IC symptoms, sometimes dramatically.
Although IC patients' seasonal allergy miseries are what gave
the clue to the connection, Smith is finding that food allergies are common in IC patients. He estimates that 35 to 40 percent of the IC patients he s...
New Poll Finds Disease Prevention is Top Priority for Americans in Health Reform
...p people healthier and improve quality of life" than the statement "we should invest in prevention to lower health care costs" (21 percent).
Americans a list of proposals being considered to reform health care, and investing in prevention trumped them all," said Bill McInturff, Partner and ...
Micromet Presents Update on Blinatumomab's Response Rate and Duration in a Phase 1 Study in Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Patients
...ny. Blinatumomab is a novel therapeutic antibody that activates a patient's T cells to seek out and destroy cancer cells.
The poster presentation gave
an update of an ongoing phase 1 trial of blinatumomab in relapsed NHL patients including a follow-up on response duration as well as pharmacodynamic a...
IMPACT Study Showed Longer Valcyte(R) (valganciclovir hydrochloride tablets) Treatment Demonstrated Better Protection Against Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Disease One Year Post-Transplant
...t Gaston, Medical Director for Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation and Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham . "The IMPACT study gave
us the opportunity to examine what has been suspected for some time -- that extending prophylaxis to coincide with the time period during which patien...
Cancer Research 'David' Hopes to Slay 'Cancer Goliath'
...tablished eleven (11) years ago to find effective but less toxic forms of cancer treatment. They have now confirmed an anti-cancer material which they gave
the laboratory name, Protein-B(LPN).
Protein-B(LPN) has been found to enhance the immune system by particularly enhancing Beta cells, causing t...
American Heart Association EMS Survey Uncovers Deficiencies in Response, Treatment and Transfer of Patients With Most Deadly Heart Attacks
...ts Mission: Lifeline initiative to improve the response and treatment of STEMI patients and ultimately all heart attack patients. The association gave
the survey October - December 2008 to more than 5,400 EMS system or agency directors and asked questions about staffing, funding, training, and existi...
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Anti-MPO ANCA EIA Auto-Immune Markers 013-MPO-48 Myeloperoxidase
Description:...taining patterns for ANCA could be described by indirect immunofluorescence (IIF) using ethanol fixed human neutrophils (5).
One subclass of ANCA gave
a finely granular, diffuse staining pattern of the cytoplasm of human neutrophils. At the 2nd International Workshop on ANCA, this subclass was termed...
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...ons between irregulars and allopaths.
– James C. Whorton 
The Companion Encyclopedia of the History of Medicine states that "Hahnemann gave
an all-embracing name to regular practice, calling it 'allopathy'. This term, however imprecise, was employed by his followers or other unorthodox mov...
...ed medicine is going to make a profound impact on society and they are guiding this process.
Dr Andrew VonEschenbach, Director of the FDA recently gave
a briefing to the Personalized Medicine Coalition at the National Press Club. He and the organization are truly committed to bring new testing and tre...
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Prune belly syndrome
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When palm trees gave way to spruce trees
This release is available in French .
For climatologists, part of the challenge in predicting the future is figuring out exactly what happened during previous periods of global climate change.
One long-standing climate puzzle relates to a sequence of events 33.5 million years ago in t...
Early whales gave birth on land
Two newly described fossil whales--a pregnant female and a male of the same species--reveal how primitive whales gave
birth and provide new insights into how whales made the transition from land to sea.
The 47.5 million-year-old fossils, discovered in Pakistan in 2000 and 2004, are described in...
Early whales gave birth on land, fossil find reveals
ANN ARBOR, Mich.---Two newly described fossil whales---a pregnant female and a male of the same species--reveal how primitive whales gave
birth and provide new insights into how whales made the transition from land to sea.
The 47.5 million-year-old fossils, discovered in Pakistan in 2000 and 20...
If your first cigarette gave you a buzz and you now smoke, a gene may be to blame
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Anyone who has ever tried smoking probably remembers that first cigarette vividly. For some, it brought a wave of nausea or a nasty coughing fit. For others, those first puffs also came with a rush of pleasure or "buzz."
Now, a new study links those first experiences with smok...
Stem cell 'daughters' lead to breast cancer
...esents a major shift in the way scientists think breast cancer develops.
Dr Visvader said it had been thought in recent years that breast stem cells gave
rise to BRCA1 tumours. "However, research carried out at the institute by Drs Elgene Lim and Franois Vaillant has shown that breast tissue from women ...
Leicester research paves way for first use in Europe of an insect to fight invasive plant
... making it one of the biggest females in the world!
Michelle was also able to show that small mutations in the chloroplast region of these plants gave
us a clue to the region of origin. Catherine Pashley carried on this work with the intention of applying it to native Japanese plants to try and find ...
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Neurocrine Biosciences Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
....2 million and $101.5 million, respectively.
"We are in a very good financial position with our burn well controlled and within the guidance we gave
at the beginning of the year," said Kevin C. Gorman, President and Chief Executive Officer. "At the same time, we are moving forward with our clinical...
Growing Awareness and Increased Investments Lead to Growth of Biotechnology Applications in the Food & Beverage and Dietary Supplements Sector, Reveals Frost & Sullivan
market faced by Indian companies, organized an Executive MindXchange titled
"Food & Beverage Focus 2009" on 24th July, which gave
a special insight into
the Biotechnology Applications market in the Food & Beverage and Dietary
This MindXchange saw a ...
Muscular protein bond -- strongest yet found in nature
...s that reflect the macroscale function of the organism contraction and relaxation of skeletal muscles.
Advanced biological and physical techniques gave
the researchers a handle on this nanoscale "anchor" basically allowing them to pull on the bond from various directions and measure its performance u...
American Mothers Seriously Concerned About Childhood Allergies, Siemens Survey Reveals
...r health professional (98 percent), health/medical web sites (73 percent), and allergy organizations (39 percent).
Overall, the surveyed mothers gave
online interactive Websites (42 percent) and books (35 percent) the highest marks as "very helpful" to teach their child about allergies.
DNA Genotek Partners with Roswell Park Cancer Institute to Accelerate Breast Cancer Research
...NA delivers high quality DNA that is stable at ambient temperature for years.
"The success of the initial Spit for the Cure event in Arkansas gave
us the idea to recruit donor participants during the Western New York Race for the Cure to increase our bank of genetic samples", said Christine ...
Senesco Technologies, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Dr. Harlan W. Waksal, M.D. as Chairman of the Board of Directors and the Addition of Mr. Warren J. Isabelle, CFA to its Board of Directors
...lth and its plans to move diligently into clinical trials with a Multiple Myeloma cancer project, the recent addition of Dr. Waksal to Senesco's Board gave
us a unique opportunity to ask him to take on these new responsibilities as Chairman of the Board. His experience in this area will best serve our ef...
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...y with the study of detailed cell structure that it was realized they formed a fundamental group, separate from the other organisms. In 1956 Copeland gave
them their own kingdom Mychota, later renamed Monera, Prokaryota, or Bacteria. During the 1960s the concept was refined and bacteria (now including c...
...sue. The German Leonhart Fuchs , the Swiss Conrad von Gesner , and the British authors Nicholas Culpeper and John Gerard , published herbals that gave
information on the officinal uses of plants.
Agriculture , horticulture , forestry and soil science
...pointed out an area of ground where cinders had disappeared under loam which Jos though might have been the work of earthworms. On 1 November Darwin gave
a talk on worm casts to the Geological Society. He had avoided taking on official posts which would take valuable time, but by March 1838 Whewell ha...
...ts for cloning was once the Woolly mammoth , but attempts to extract DNA from frozen mammoths have been unsuccessful.
In 2000 , a cow named Bessie gave
birth to a cloned Asian guar, an endangered species; this provided hope that similar techniques (using surrogate mothers of another species) might be ...
...scern that this distance was constant and to measure its exact value of 2 nanometres from an X-ray pattern obtained by Franklin. The same pattern also gave
them the 3.4 nanometre-per-10 bp " pitch " of the helix. The pair quickly converged upon a model, which they announced before Franklin herself publish...
...excellent target for novice and intermediate students of the life sciences.
University of Arizona microbiologist Dr. Charles P. Gerba gave
his first son the middle name of Escherichia. He told his father-in-law that Escherichia was a king in the Old Testament .
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