Is Medlab Nudged Out of the Race?
The bastion of the diagnostic company, Medlab, seems to have encountered an invincible intruder in the form of an Australian Company, which has been the recipient of a $560// million eight-year laboratory testing contract , accorded by the district health boards in Auckland, scheduled to commence f...
Lactic acid found to fuel tumors
...ctate uptake," said Professor Olivier Feron of the UCL Unit of Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
Blocking MCT1 did not kill the oxygenated cells, but it nudged
their metabolism toward inefficiently burning glucose. Because the glucose was used more abundantly by the better-oxygenated cells, they used up most ...
Initiative Links Celebrities to Cancer Research
At the press conference, Lansing introduced Major League Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig, who told the crowd that his wife nudged
him to participate after hearing about the initiative. As the first donor, Major League Baseball has pledged $10 million.
The initiative operator w...
On a 'roll': MIT researchers devise new cell-sorting system
...es are oriented diagonally to the flow of cell-containing fluid passing over the surface, so as certain kinds of cells respond to the coating they are nudged
to one side, allowing them to be separated out.
Cancer cells, for example, can be separated from normal cells by this method, which could ultimatel...
Human stem cells aid stroke recovery in rats
...senior scientist in Steinbergs lab, said the team overcame both obstacles by growing the embryonic stem cells in a combination of growth factors that nudged
the cells to mature into stable neural stem cells. After six months in a lab dish, those neural stem cells continued to form only the three families o...
Drug Safety, Tainted Food Among Year's Top Health Stories
...ter financing and broader powers with which to tackle the problem.
Legislative Moves Toward Healthier Food
The federal and local governments nudged
the nation's cooks and food manufacturers toward healthier fare in 2007, with New York City's ban on deadly trans fats in restaurant foods leading the...
Study finds that people are programmed to love chocolate
...ing ones metabolic profile could open-the-door to dietary or nutritional interventions that are customized to your type so that your metabolism can be nudged
to a healthier status.
Researchers have known for some time that metabolic status and food preferences can vary from person to person and even betw...
Gardasil Could Be Effective, but Aggressive Marketing Raises Ethical Concerns
... many more popular magazines.
"Make the Connection" was eventually transformed into "Make the Commitment." Funded by Merck, "Make the Commitment" nudged
women along the path of demanding Gardasil when it would be FDA approved and available.
At the "Make the Commitment" website, women are challeng...
Swiss Group Appeals Invocation of Euthanasia Option For The Severely Depressed
... United Kingdom is being nudged
by a Swiss organization to rework on the laws governing assisted suicide, or euthanasia, so that it can be considered for patients// suffering chronic...
Punjabis Transfer Taste From Chicken To Prawns
... Chandigarh: The all-pervasive "tandoori chicken" is being slowly nudged
away from the plates of food connoisseurs in Punjab and Prawns and lobsters are taking its place//.
This seems evident from the response of a l...
Salk researchers reprogram adult stem cells in their natural environment
..., whose job it is to speed up electrical signals traveling along axons.
When pampered and cosseted in a petri dish, adult neural stem cells can be nudged
to differentiate into any kind of brain cell but within their natural environment in the brain career options of neural stem cells are thought to be m...
Mice with a migraine show signs of brain damage
...ast as they can, leaving tissues further away with a diminished supply. It’s like a pride of lion cubs fighting for their mother’s milk ?a few may get nudged
away, go without, and will eventually die. In a brain in the midst of cortical spreading depression, brain cells closest to oxygen-rich blood vessels ...
Google puts new sites on probation, so plan ahead
...lling to try just about anything to get our site on Google.
OHare is not alone. Many companies excluded from Googles search results find themselves nudged
into aggressive Pay Per Click (PPC) campaigns on Google circumstances that are more expensive and less effective than appearing in natural Google res...
What if Jobs and Gates had teamed up?
...ld have gotten these products closer to right the first time out of the gate?
As it is, these two men and their companies have pushed and edged and nudged
each other to where we are today. And that's no small accomplishment. They are icons, for sure, and as close to heroes as we'll ever see in this indus...