Micro-organisms Ensconced in the Kitchen Sponge Meet Their Nemesis in a Microwave
Gainesville: This is indeed a brain wave from researchers working at the University of Florida. For all those obstinate micro-organisms clinging to your kitchen// sponge and utensils, there is a solution right here in your very kitchen. Just swirl the kitchen sponge in a microwave, and lo, you have...
From molecules to populations: Fighting the epidemics of obesity and diabetes
...an we harness the major advances in biomedical sciences to bring out preventive and treatment measures to conquer what appears to be the public health nemesis
of our time?"
Unfortunately, Liu and Drake said, diabetes has a wide reach. For example, the incidence of major cardiovascular events has increa...
Bioparasite Envisioned To Control Terror Of Fire Ants
...imes greater than in their native South America.
Yet researchers of the US Department of Agriculture say that they have finally discovered the nemesis
of fire ants- a virus found in some fire ant fields and which can break down their colonies in about 3 months.
Bob Vander Meer, the leader of...
Malaria Vaccine - Render Powerless, the Parasite Behind the Host of Disease!
...// needs no introduction. The scourge, that has given sleepless nights to sufferers, health experts, and strategists worldwide, seems to have met its nemesis
in the development of a novel vaccine that seeks to impede the growth of the parasite while it is relying on its host, the mosquito.
Work is gai...
Cannabis exerts protective effect against cancer
...of developing cancer than cigarette smokers. Although the chemical structures of marijuana and tobacco are strikingly similar, //tobacco has the added nemesis
of nicotine in it while cannabis contains tetrahydrocannabinol (THC, the active ingredient in pot).
It is theorized that THC may actually inhibit t...
Nemesis in Medical Definition
... Ivan Illich heavily criticized modern medicine. In his 1976 work Medical nemesis
, Illich stated that modern medicine only medicalises disease and causes ... A. Davis. ISBN 0-8036-1246-X .
^ Ivan Illich (1976). Medical nemesis
. ISBN 0-394-71245-5 ISBN 0-7145-1095-5 ISBN 0-7145-1096-3 .
Nemesis in Biological News
Noise pollution negatively affects woodland bird communities, says CU-Boulder study
...igher nesting success at noisy sites by house finches, black-chinned hummingbirds and of other species was due to lower levels of predation by a major nemesis
of the birds -- the western scrub jay -- which was shown to prefer the quiet woodland sites.
Western scrub jays, which are known to prey on eggs a...
Apple enthusiasts welcome WineCrisp
...hinks the new apple will appeal to consumers because of its taste and to growers because of its resistance to the fungal disease apple scab, a primary nemesis
of apple growers. Not having to use chemical fungicides to spray for apple scab will lowers costs for growers and is a significant benefit for the env...
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Nemesis in Biological Definition
...he American film The Golden Voyage of Sinbad ( 1974 ), the homunculus is portrayed as a miniature winged gargoyle looking creature, who is the nemesis
In The Talons of Weng-Chiang , a 1977 serial from the British television series Doctor Who , the Peking Homunculus is the prop...