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Largest Survey of Its Kind Finds That People With Psoriasis Are at Risk for Other Medical Conditions

National Psoriasis Foundation data show more than half of those with psoriasis have other health issues PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Emerging research reveals that people with psoriasis are at risk for developing other serious medical conditions in...

Preventing toxic shock syndrome and other severe diseases

A researcher at The University of Western Ontario has received over $603,000 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to investigate how and why a group of bacterial toxins leads to the development of toxic shock syndrome and other serious diseases. John McCormick is an associate pr...

New Spanish-Language Consumer Guides Compare Treatments for Depression, Prostate Cancer and Other Conditions

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spanish speakers who want to know how soon they can expect to feel better when taking an antidepressant, which rheumatoid arthritis drugs work best against pain or how surgery compares with other options for prostate cancer n...

FDA Approves Sculptra(R)Aesthetic, a Facial Injectable for Correction of Nasolabial Folds and Other Facial Wrinkles

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi-aventis U.S. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Sculptra(R)Aesthetic (injectable poly-L-lactic acid) for the correction of shallow to deep nasolabial fold (smile lines) contour deficiencies and ...

Ecigarettesnational.com Says Claim by FDA and Other Health Organizations Intentionally Misleading

GAINESVILLE, Fla., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As the FDA put out a news release concerning its stance on electronic cigarette products last week, the administration only tested two different brands. What many e-cigarette users say is important about these brands is that they are m...

HPV, Other Risk Factors Tied to Oral Cancer: New Web Site Offers Awareness, Early Detection Information

DALLAS, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fight Oral Cancer Foundation (FOCF) has launched www.fightoralcancer.org to increase public awareness of oral cancer. According to The Fight Oral Cancer Foundation (FOCF), oral cancer is one of the most deadly cancers, with the latest...

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Large, Long-Term Study Shows Avandia Has No Increased Overall Cardiovascular Risk Compared to Other Commonly Used Diabetes Medicines

RECORD trial also demonstrates durable blood sugar control over time with Avandia LONDON, RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., and NEW ORLEANS, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical trial results presented today at the American Diabetes Association annual meeting show that overall rates of cardiovascular ...

CEL SCI Collaborators Demonstrate Novel L.E.A.P.S. Vaccines Immunize Mice Against Tuberculosis Antigens and Suggest Potential to Treat Swine and Other Influenzas

VIENNA, Va., June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE AMEX: CVM ) announced today that its collaborators at the University of Hawaii reported on data at the annual American Society for Microbiology in Philadelphia, PA. This data demonstrates that vaccines utilizing its L.E.A...

Shire Presented Results of a New Database Analysis on Lialda(R) (Mesalamine) and Other 5-ASAs for Ulcerative Colitis at Digestive Disease Week

CHICAGO, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, Nasdaq: SHPGY ), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, presented the results of a 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) persistency analysis entitled, "Twelve-month Persistence with 5-aminosalicylic Acid Therapy: Results from a Lar...

Results and Additional Analyses From Study Show That Corthera's Relaxin for Acute Heart Failure is the Strongest Predictor of Improved Longer-Term Outcomes Following Hospital Discharge When Compared to Other Variables

Data from Phase II/III Study Presented at Heart Failure Congress 2009 Demonstrate Promising Safety and Efficacy Results for Relaxin SAN MATEO¿ Calif.¿ June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Corthera Inc. today announced that the results and additional statistical analyses conducted from Pre-RELAX-AHF, the Phase...

Carbapenems and Other Agents that Provide Broad-Spectrum Activity are Preferred by Surveyed Physicians for the Treatment of Intra-Abdominal Infections

A Drug's Activity Against Anaerobes is the Leading Attribute in Antibiotic Selection, According to a New Report from AMR and Decision Resources MALVERN, Pa. and WALTHAM, Mass. , May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Arlington Medical Resources (AMR) and Decision Resources find that surveyed physicians will...

Progress Against Malaria and Other Infectious Diseases Among Highlights at Annual Vaccine Conference

BALTIMORE, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Global progress toward a malaria vaccine is among the key topics to be presented at the 12th Annual Conference on Vaccine Research (ACVR), sponsored by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) April 27-29, 2009 in Baltimore. The ACVR is the world's...

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Allopathic medicine

... usage of term 2 History of term 3 other terms used by critics of conventional medicine ...dox medicine when necessary to distinguish it from other medicinal paradigms. Others have used the term al...ptoms. Often contrasted with homeopathy." [2] other sources define allopathic medicine more in accord ...

Acute care

... with appropriate discharge instructions. The term is generally associated with care rendered in an emergency department, ambulatory care clinic, or other short term stay facility. An important aspect of the current health care crisis in the US is the result of the growing need for acute care despite a d...

Angor animi

...ts suffering from acute coronary syndrom (cardiac related chest pain) such as angina . It is, however, occasionaly found in patients suffering from other conditions [1] . Angor animi is differentiated from a fear or desire for death [1] . Angor animi refers to a patient's actual belief tha...

Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program

...rsonnel were required to get anthrax vaccination [6] (in addition to their other vaccinations of smallpox and other diseases and viruses like Japanese encephalitis, Pneumococcal, Tetanus, amo...

Anterior mediastinal mass

...ricardium. Masses in this area is more likely to be malignant than those in other compartments (1) Most common masses found here include thymomas, germ cell .... Tonofibrils seen under electron microscopy can differentiate thymoma from other tumors such as carcinoid, Hodgkin's, and seminoma. Patients are usually asy...

Arterial stiffness

...y wave that travels through the circulation. The speed of travel of this pulse wave (pulse wave velocity) is related to the stiffness of the arteries. other terms that are used to described the mechanical properties of arteries include elastance , or the reciprocal (inverse) of elastance, compliance . Th...
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Imperforate anus

...e is unknown. Imperforate anus occurs in about 1 in 5000 births and its cause is unknown. Children who have imperforate anus may also have other congenital anomalies. ... Imperforate anus is congenital (present from birth) defect in which the opening ... Imperforate anus may occ...

Glaucoma

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Colorectal polyps

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Zygote

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Yew

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Test helps in fight against lung infections and for treating other life-threatening infections

Edmonton, Alberta A new test developed by Edmonton-based Innovotech™ Inc. will now allow doctors to more accurately identify the right antibiotics required to treat serious, chronic infections that are biofilm based. With more than 80 per cent of infections in the developed world caused by...

Life on Earth came from other planets

Life on Earth came from other planets. So concludes a major scientific article which will appear in the inaugural issue of the online science journal, Cosmology.com For thousands of years scientists and theologians have debated the origins of Earthly life. Surprisingly, most scientists a...

2000-year-old statue of an athlete sheds light on corrosion and other modern challenges

The restoration of a 2,000-year-old bronze sculpture of the famed ancient Greek athlete Apoxyomenos may help modern scientists understand how to prevent metal corrosion, discover the safest ways to permanently store nuclear waste, and understand other perplexing problems. That's the conclusion of ...

Recruitment of reproductive features into other cell types may underlie extended lifespan in animals

In the sense that organisms existing today are connected through a chain of life through their parents, grandparents and other ancestors almost a billion years back to the first animals of the pre-Cambrian era, an animal's reproductive cells can be considered to be immortal. These germline cells...

Aluminum-oxide nanopore beats other materials for DNA analysis

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. Fast and affordable genome sequencing has moved a step closer with a new solid-state nanopore sensor being developed by researchers at the University of Illinois. The nanopore sensor, made by drilling a tiny hole through a thin film of aluminum oxide, could ultimately prove capa...

A quicker, cheaper SARS virus detector -- one easily customizable for other targets

Members of a USC-led research team say they've made a big improvement in a new breed of electronic detectors for viruses and other biological materials one that may be a valuable addition to the battle against epidemics. It consists of a piece of synthetic antibody attached to a nanowire that'...

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Life Sciences Real Estate Outperforming Other Sectors

Occupancy rates and rents for spaces leased to biotech, pharma and medical devices tenants are faring better in some markets than office, retail and other property sectors. Minneapolis, MN (Vocus) July 24, 2009 -- There’s no denying that the recession, the credit ...

NEW Momentum(TM) Physician and Staff Scheduling Software for Imaging Centers, OB/GYN, and Other Specialty Practices Improves Productivity and Equity in Scheduling

ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Bio-Optronics, Inc., a leader in healthcare workflow software, announces Momentum((TM)) Physician and Staff Scheduler, an intelligent, hosted software solution that can simultaneously handle the most intricate scheduling policies, demand, personal requ...

Sundia and 2 Other CRO Companies Granted Express Customs Clearance Privilege in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, June 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In the afternoon of June 22, Shanghai Pudong Customs, Pudong International Airport Customs and Zhangjiang Group Co. held ceremony in the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park to initiate the Express Customs Clearance for 3 biopharmaceutical R&D outsourcing (CRO) co...

CEL-SCI Files Patent Application to Support Company's Treatment for More Virulent Strain of H1N1 Swine and Other Influenza Viruses

VIENNA, Va., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CEL-SCI CORPORATION (NYSE AMEX: CVM ) announced today that it has filed a provisional U.S. patent application covering its L.E.A.P.S.(TM) immune therapy drugs (vaccines) for the prevention/treatment of H1N1, swine, bird flu, Influenza A and/or ev...

NeoStem Signs Agreement with Shanghai Corporation to Develop A Stem Cell Collection and Treatment Network in Shanghai, Taiwan and Other Targeted China Provinces

NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeoStem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: NBS ), which is pioneering the pre-disease collection, processing and long-term storage of adult stem cells for future medical need, announced today it has signed an exclusive 10-year agreement with Enhance BioMedical Holdings...

Modigene Shareholders Approve Company Name Change and Other Proposals at Annual Meeting

-Company's New Name is PROLOR Biotech, Inc.- -Will Now Trade under New Ticker PBTH- -Shareholders Approve Re-Election of Board of Directors and Other Proposals- NES-ZIONA, Israel, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Modigene Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MODG) today announced that shareho...

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Abiogenesis

...and was invariably accompanied by the appearance of myriads of bacteria and other low organisms. As knowledge of microscopic forms of life increased, so the...e what may (Hoffer, 1951). Belief in a primeval soup on the grounds that no other paradigm is available is an example of the logical fallacy of the false alt...

Absorption spectrum

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Actin

...e helicaly forming actin filaments (or microfilaments ), which like the other two components of the cellular cytoskeleton form a three-dimensional netw...e first case, one end of myosin is bound to the plasma membrane while the other end walks towards the plus end of the actin filament. This pulls the memb...

Active transport

...is the mediated transport of biochemicals , and other atomic / molecular substances, across membrane...ed substance across a membrane, independent of any other species. Secondary transport concerns the diffusio...sport In counter-transport two species of ion or other solute are pumped in opposite directions across a ...

Adaptive radiation

...nds developed from a single species of finches that reached the islands. other examples include the introduction of predatory mammals to Australia by hu...d flight. Environmental change. A species that can, in contrast to the other species in the ecosystem, successfully survive in a radically changed envir...

Adenosine triphosphate

... For other uses of the initials ATP, see ATP (disambiguation... 2 Synthesis 3 ATP in the human body 4 other triphosphates 4.1 Reaction of ADP with GTP ...nthesis must closely follow its consumption. other triphosphates Living cells also have...
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Zygotene

...t Dictionary.com a free online dictionary ... [French zygotène : zygo-, pair (from New Latin; see zygo-) + -tène, ribbon (from ... Definition and other additional information on Zygotene from Biology-Online.org dictionary. ... pairing meiosis - pairing at zygotene of prophase I 4. Exchange ......

Zoology

... Information about zoology in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... Zoology ... a branch of zoology that studies spiders and other arachnids. ... Zoology is the study of all animal life. ... In: Zoology (general) ... In: Zoology (general) By: Dennis Holley. Aug 6, 2009....

Zygote

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Zygospore

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