US Observers Concerned Over Increasingly Permissive Atmosphere Permissive
atmosphere is taking heavy toll of the US. Time something is done to protect the youth.
How far? Where does one cross the line? These are always problematic questions, especially when it comes to sexual mores.
Unrestrained hedonism could pose serious public health threats, obs...
Catholic Charities, Vincent De Paul Society Supporting Abortion-Providing Healthcare Plan, Says ALL
... Catholic teaching by supporting the Obama health-care plan, which would foster a culture of mandatory abortion coverage, contraceptive services, and permissive
sex education, euthanasia and eugenics.
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USCCB Submits Comments to NIH on Proposed Guidelines for Stem Cell Research
...d research in which embryos are created for the purpose of research, but explained how "in key respects the guidelines are nonetheless broader or more permissive
than any policy approved in the past by any branch of the federal government.." He also asked the Obama Administration to "make a clear and authorita...
Where tumor cells boldly go: Weill Cornell cancer biologists shed light on the metastatic niche
...ancer, using strategies targeting the tumor seed but neglecting the role of the soil.
Recently, however, some researchers have been focusing on the permissive
microenvironment, or the metastatic niche, that forms in particular tissues located far from the primary tumor, well before full metastasis takes hold...
Muscle deterioration in patients with lung disease seen connected to CO2
...ement capability, which was accompanied by deterioration of body muscle.
(These results suggest re-evaluating the consequences of the procedure of permissive
hypercapnia, also known as therapeutic hypercapnia, in which patients with acute lung injury are treated with increased levels of carbon dioxide.)
Watching R-Rated Movies Boosts Kids' Smoking Risk
...from a four-year study of more than 1,200 Massachusetts youngsters.
"We don't know why this is so. It may have to do with a parenting style that is permissive
of activities that are not age-appropriate. Or it may be an outcome of all the smoking scenes in R-rated movies," lead author Chyke Doubeni and collea...
To Further Combat Internet Fraud, Heightened Security Levels are Implemented by Vetted International
...A. Vetted utilizes a global network of integrity driven local national professionals to minimize risk and implement responsive action plans in various permissive
& non-permissive environments. Foreign and domestic insurance companies, financial institutions, government departments & ministries, government agenc...
Cellular senescence a double-edged sword
...ations alone are insufficient for cancer development," Campisi said when she first announced this hypothesis. "Rather, malignant tumors also require a permissive
tissue environment in which to develop and progress."
In this latest research, she and her co-authors modified commercial antibody arrays to substa...
Survey: Parents Let Their Own Experiences Affect Drug and Alcohol Boundaries Set for Teens at Prom and Graduation Parties
...eens during this time of the year.
According to the survey, parents who drank or used drugs at their own
proms or graduations were likely to be more permissive
with their kids than
those parents who did not. Among parents who drank or used drugs on these
occasions, 66 percent set a "zero tolerance policy" for...
How embryonic stem cells develop into tissue-specific cells demonstrated
... at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has revealed that the embryonic stem (ES) cells express large proportions of their genome promiscuously. This permissive
expression includes lineage-specific and tissue-specific genes, non-coding regions of the genome that are normally silent, and repetitive sequences in...
Permissive in Medical Dictionary
... D. Dyspnea . ... Q: WHAT IS THE CAUSE OF DYSPNEA AND WHEEZING ? ... Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea . Peribronchial Cuffing. Perinatal Asphyxia. permissive
Hypercapnia ... Information about dyspnea in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... dyspnea (dsp-n) ... orthopnea - form o...
Permissive in Biological News
Multiple route bone marrow stem cell injections show promise to treat spinal cord injury
... well known for their ability to grow blood vessels," explained Dr. Silva. "This angiogenesis is necessary for wound healing and establishing a growth permissive
environment. We hypothesized that improved blood flow and oxygen supply could contribute to functional improvements for SCI transplanted with autologo...
Intervention method reduces binge drinking
...lters, "College students tend to misperceive the drinking norms on campus, thinking that other students drink more than they actually do, and are more permissive
of drinking and drunkenness than they actually are."
In attempt to correct misperceptions of drinking norms on campuses, students were asked to g...
New 'control knobs' for stem cells identified
In contrast, treatment with hyperpolarizing reagents up-regulated bone cell markers indicating that voltage changes are not merely permissive
for differentiation but can act as an instructive signal to either induce or inhibit differentiation.
More study is needed to determine whether hy...
UC Davis researchers discover a key to aggressive breast cancer
...elf is the culprit. By shutting down its own regulator gene, HER2 creates a permissive
environment for tumor growth.
Building on recent research showing that t... that observation, the team set out to determine what, exactly, created the permissive
environment for HER2 over-expression. Given its tumor-suppressor role, Lig-...
Newly discovered molecular switch helps decide cell type in early embryo development
...ers called "an unexpected Hox transcriptional mechanism," they detected the permissive
regulation of a secreted protein called EGF, or epidermal growth factor. EG...ion, growth and epidermal development. The research team noticed that Hox's permissive
regulation of EGF led to cell specification when it interacted with the inf...
New CITES quotas allow more caviar export, further jeopardize endangered sturgeon
...ould jeopardize already imperiled sturgeons, more caviar will be exported from Caspian Sea and Amur River states this year as a result of unacceptably permissive
new trade quotas announced Thursday by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES). Most sturgeon species are endangered and s...
CITES caviar export quotas remain steady for beluga sturgeon despite threat of extinction
...fter listing beluga sturgeon under the U.S. Endangered Species Act.
Once again, the range States have agreed upon beluga export quotas that are too permissive
and that will jeopardize sturgeon survival in the wild, said Dr. Ellen Pikitch, Executive Director of the Pew Institute for Ocean Science, a leader in...
USC researchers identify mechanism that controls activation of stem cells during hair regeneration
...ng themselves. At different time points the macro-environment can be either permissive
or suppressive for stem cell activation.
"Our research shows that the f... such as the formation of new hairs -- can be more robust if it occurs in a permissive
macro-environment," says Maksim Plikus, Ph.D., a post-doctoral fellow and t...
Scientists retrace evolution with first atomic structure of an ancient protein
...o lose its function entirely if other "permissive" changes, which otherwise had a negligible effect on the protein, were not in place first.
mutations are chance events. If they hadn't happened first, then the path to the new function could have become an evolutionary road not taken," Thorn...
Structure of 450 million year old protein reveals evolution's steps
...very mutation changed the proteins function. These permissive
mutations appear to pave the way for future, more ...in the form of a new hormone, Ortlund said.
mutations bolstered the receptors structure, like ...created the tight new fit with cortisol.
mutations are chance events. If they hadnt happene...
Permissive in Biological Technology
hNT BlueNeurons Express b-Galactosidase at High
...y neuronal markers, begin
to express glutamate receptor channels, change the metabolism of amyloid
precursor proteins and become permissive
for infection by the human immunodeficiency
An increasing number of reports describe transplantation of hNT neurons into