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Liz Taylor Quash Rumors About Her Illness

Hollywood diva Elizabeth Taylor took to the airways to try to quash tabloid reports that she has Alzheimer's and is gravely ill.// "Do I look like I'm dying? Do I look like or sound like I have Alzheimer's?" she asked in a Tuesday night broadcast of CNN's Larry King Live. The adamant 74-...

Pitt receives $13.4 million NIH grant to create virtual models for epidemics

... pandemic. These models were influential in forming the World Health Organization's decision about the size of antiviral medicine stockpiles needed to quash a possible avian flu outbreak, and in shaping U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' policies about the impact of "social distancing" during an...

Disaboom Survey Reveals 52 Percent of Americans Would Rather be Dead Than Disabled

...vere disability, versus 30 percent of respondents who have not completed a high school education. Dr. Glen House, founder of Disaboom, wants to quash these statistics and is dedicated to changing America's perception of disability. House, himself a quadriplegic since his 20s, founded Disaboom ...

Study provides hope that some transplant patients could live free of anti-rejection drugs

...ons, known as immunosuppressants, tamp down the immune system enough to permit lifesaving organ transplants, their benefits come at a price. They also quash the body's natural response to dangerous invaders, such as bacteria and viruses, and to rogue cancer cells. Transplant physicians prescribing immunosu...

Study provides hope that some transplant patients could live free of antirejection drugs

...ons, known as immunosuppressants, tamp down the immune system enough to permit lifesaving organ transplants, their benefits come at a price. They also quash the body's natural response to dangerous invaders, such as bacteria and viruses, and to rogue cancer cells. Transplant physicians prescribing immunosu...

Crucial Gene may Be Indicator of Breast Cancer Metastasis

...iated with invasiveness and metastasis." The researchers also found a solution, to employ molecules called "small interfering RNAs" which would quash the gene called CEACAM6 (carcinoembryonic antigen-related cell adhesion molecule6). Lewis-Wambi concluded, “Overall, these findings identify CEACAM6 a...

Novel Test Promises to Save Babies from ‘testing’ Tims

...g that the protein could be the contaminant in the system, triggering the condition. If that is the case, then treatment measures could be directed to quash the effects of the protein, saving women and their babies from difficulties. Professor Thomas W Rademacher from UCL said: “Being able to predict...

Sugar Soy Sauce Marinades Quashes Cops

...y generated browning reaction products. These act as antioxidants neutralizing the adverse effects of COPs. Isoflavones present in soy sauce also help quash COP formation. Further research is necessary to identify other marinades that have such anti-COP ability. ...

High Court Issues Notice To Centre On Smoking Ban In Films

...5) comes into effect on that date. In the petition, Bhatt has said the amendment rules are ultra vires of the constitution. He urged the court to quash the amendment rule. The government's move aims to stop new films or TV programmes from portraying smoking and old films to carry warnings. Around...

Nasal Spray Beats Antihistamine

... Using a steroid nasal spray to quash allergy symptoms may work better than antihistamine pills. Researchers say that when used on an "as-needed'', rather than daily basis, the nasal spray...
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Pharmasset Voluntarily Halts Clinical Studies with Clevudine in Hepatitis B Infected Patients

...has decided to voluntarily terminate its Phase III quash studies of clevudine for the treatment of chronic ...h creatine kinase elevations, were reported in the quash studies, many of the patients in South Korea have ...longer exposures to clevudine than patients in the quash studies and have reported more serious myopathy th...
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Princeton geoscientist offers new evidence that meteorite did not wipe out dinosaurs

...ftermath" sediments that remained undisturbed and showed signs of active life, with burrows formed by creatures colonizing the ocean floor. This would quash a theory advanced by some that a massive tsunami followed the impact, Keller said. "Careful documentation of results that are reproducible and veri...

Penn medicine draws road map for elimination of central line-associated bloodstream infections

...The University of Pennsylvania Health System also began using an electronic surveillance program, TheraDoc, at a cost of more than $1 million, to help quash infections. This state-of-the-art-system allows hospital unit leadership teams to monitor hospital-acquired infection data in real time, and to rapidl...

Fragment of yellow fever virus may hold key to safer vaccine

...ard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) researchers and their colleagues have found the crucial bit of virus that people's immune systems need to spot and quash this often-fatal re-emerging disease. The findings may help scientists improve the existing vaccine, which has rare but severe side effects, said J...
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Attempt to exclude stem cell companies from tax credit bill hurts Wisconsin

...hen lawmakers who otherwise care about economic development blacklist certain types of technology transfer. History suggests that very few attempts to quash science ultimately succeed, but they can slow cutting-edge research and attempts to convert that research into products and services that help people....

Control the community or just let go?

... anyone's guess how the site will be used. In the short run, Wetpaint will create and manage the initial communities in this mode, the company can quash conduct unbecoming to the community at large. But as this platform takes hold and I'm confident it will the founders of Wetpaint will reach a decisi...
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