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Smoking Women Less Receptive To IVF Treatment

Cigarette smoking affects female fertility is a long known fact. Menopause too sets in earlier in heavy smokers.// Recently ,a study was conducted to compare IVF outcomes in smoking women. It was found that women who smoked less had a better chance of conceiving than women who smoked more t...

Desert Oasis Healthcare Featured in USA Today

...r: Desert Oasis Healthcare has a large senior membership who depend on this important coverage to aid in their healthcare needs. The legislators were receptive and eager to learn more about the success of the Desert Oasis Healthcare model, assigning task force members to follow up on specific details. Senato...

Pelosi House Leaders, Committee Chairs Remarks at Press Conference on America's Affordable Health Choices Act

... just saying that is something that under certain circumstances we would be receptive to. Q: [Inaudible. Question about will House vote regardless of w...hanced choices for the American people in a fiscally sound way, we are very receptive to what we feel they're comfortable about that. Q: [Inaudible. Qu...

Putney, Inc. Enters the $175M Annual Veterinary NSAID Market

...ians surveyed across the country responded that they would feel comfortable switching to generic carprofen caplets and 88% believe that pet owners are receptive to switching to the generic. In general, in spite of expired patents on many veterinary drugs, few cost-saving generics have been developed and ...

UT School of Public Health researchers develop game for HIV+ youth

...ts were able to play several of the game's lessons in approximately 15 minutes during their regularly scheduled clinic visits. "Participants were very receptive and enthusiastic about playing the game," said Leonard. "They also liked that they were able to ask the clinicians questions about what they learned o...

Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Hires Patient Safety Liaison (PSL) to Help Healthcare Facilities Implement Guidance

...tional programs to reduce healthcare-associated infections and the mislabeling of blood specimens have been developed. "Facilities have been very receptive to the Authority and the Patient Safety Liaison program in general," Charney said. "Our new educational programs are a result of the feedback we've re...

Frost & Sullivan: Momentum Mounting for Catheter Ablation Technologies in Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

...ed ablation strategy is Target Fractionated Electrograms. Cardiologists on average estimate that 35 percent of their patients are aware of and receptive to ablation procedures. Fieldwork for this study was conducted in March of 2009, a total sample was achieved of 166 clinicians, b...

Health Issues in Childhood Often Show Up in Adulthood

...d colleagues wrote. Biological embedding of risk factors for poor health can occur during sensitive periods when a child's developing brain is more receptive to a variety of input, both positive and negative, the findings show. "Early experiences of child maltreatment and poverty have been associated wit...

UBC research finds molecular "key" to successful blood stem cell transplants

...at can tell the thymus to "open the gates" and accept more stem cells. "This discovery gives us a handle on determining whether the thymus will be receptive to migrating stem cells," says Ziltener, a professor in the Dept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. "By treating patients with drugs that control ...

The Economy Plus Flexibility Keep Physicians in Practice

... have a significant role The majority of primary care physicians (85%), surgical specialists (84%) and medical specialists (80%) are receptive to working with advanced practitioners When it comes to sharing call with physicians, 43% of respondents reported physician assistants share c...
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Estrogen Getting Cool Reception From Dermatologists for Mixed Results in Improving Appearance of Skin

... play a key role in regulating many aspects of a woman's overall health, including reproduction. Certain parts of the body contain cells that are more receptive to the effects of estrogen than others, including the face. Dr. Parsons noted that estrogens benefit the skin in many ways, including an increase in c...

National Cancer Institute Research Identifies Unique Mechanism of Brostallicin's Anti-Tumor Effectiveness

...ding, without limitation, the potential failure of the preclinical results to predict results in clinical trials, the failure of the mechanism to be receptive to brostallicin's tumor cell killing profile, the failure of the bio-marker to guide clinical trials, the potential failure of the clinical results ...

Mindset Media Study Reveals Which Independent Voters Favor Obama Vs. McCain

...nation and intellectual curiosity contribute to a life well lived. They are receptive to their own inner feelings and may feel both happiness and unhappiness mor...ach mass audiences of people wired with the personality traits to make more receptive to their party platform and campaign messages." About Mindset Media Min...

Video: The Looming Crisis in Cancer Drug Development: 97% of Adult Cancer Patients Do Not Take Advantage of Clinical Trial Programs

...bout the Importance of Clinical Trial Participation PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- News facts: -- Most Americans with cancer would be receptive to participating in clinical trials if they knew about them. -- In a survey of 6,000 cancer patients, 85 percent were either unaware ...

Physicians Estimate That if Approved, Ceftobiprole Will Steal Nearly a Third of Zyvox's Patient Share in the Treatment of Nosocomial Pneumonia

...he future nosocomial pneumonia market," states John Lebbos, M.D., Vice President of Infectious Diseases at Decision Resources. "Physicians were highly receptive to these profiles -- in fact, 67 percent of physicians indicated that the ceftobiprole analogue profile is well positioned to compete in the large emp...

Intra-Cellular Therapies Presents Data on Its Schizophrenia and Cognition in Schizophrenia Programs at the 14th Biennial Winter Workshop on Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorders

...hown to be an orally active and a potent inhibitor of a novel intracellular target and was designed to amplify but not supplant ongoing activity of D1 receptive neurons, primarily in the prefrontal cortex. In behavioral studies, ITI-002 displayed acute and chronic activity as a cognitive enhancing agent in rod...

Schepens Scientists Identify Key to Integrating Transplanted Nerve Cells Into Injured Tissue

...e the need for stem cells. This would involve the use of just the MMP-2 molecule, which is already available in the pharmaceutical market, to foster a receptive transplant environment in the eye, and, in other CNS tissues. Other scientists involved in the study include: Yiqin Zhang, Henry J. Klassen, Budd A....
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Language Disorders

... ... studies of several language and learning disorders that show interrelationships ... SLI is a developmental disorder of expressive and/or receptive language . ... Developmental apraxia of speech, also known as developmental verbal dyspraxia, is an oral motor speech- language disorder affec...
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UT scientist receives hemophilia research award

...ells that trigger the production of the anti-Factor VIII antibodies in people with Hemophilia A, which in turn would make people with the disease more receptive to the replacement protein. "The real advances in science often occur at the interface between two different fields," said Steven J. Norris, Ph.D....

The host makes all the difference

... one hundred times more viruses than in animals that survived. "It appears that the animals have specific receptors on their cells that make them more receptive to a severe viral infection." Flu infections in humans could take a similar course, here too, genetic factors could favour a severe progression of the...

Cells with double vision

...ption: Information received from a VS-cell's "own" receptive field is first compared with the information recei...a surprise. Could a single cell have two different receptive fields, depending on which part of the cell is tak...reacts to a stimulus. In order to determine the receptive field of each VS-cell, Elyada presented moving str...

Researchers at UH explore patient preferences for personalized medicine

... HOUSTON, Oct. 30, 2008 While a growing number of doctors are introducing personalized medicine into their practices, it remains largely unclear how receptive patients are to employing genomic diagnostics to tailor-make drugs. Armed with a $398,000, two-year grant, a University of Houston research team has ...

Coating improves electrical stimulation therapy used for Parkinson's, depression, chronic pain

...ve and the feedback from the sensors." Depending on the way the nanotubes are fashioned, researchers were able to bolster either the stimulation or receptive capabilities to improve performance. In some tests, the nanotube coating improved performance by fortyfold, while in others it improved by a factor of...

Embryonic stem cells might help reduce transplantation rejection

...research at the UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine. "The idea behind the study is to 'prep' a recipient's immune system to make it receptive to the eventual organ or bone marrow donor's genetic make-up," said Zavazava, who also is a researcher and staff physician with the Iowa City VA Medic...

Bitter-tasting nectar and floral odors optimize outcrossing for plants

...s, however, are sessile organisms and require the help of a third party, the pollinator, which can be a bird, mouse or insect that transport pollen to receptive stigmas frequently over large distances. The colors and shapes of flowers as well as their volatile signals and nectar attract and reward the pollinat...

Distinguishing between 2 birds of a feather

...ve field." Whenever a stimulus enters the neuron's receptive field, the cell produces a volley of electrical sp...imuli the researchers can infer the profile of its receptive field. But growing evidence hints that this si...nfluenced by simple stimuli in the surround of the receptive field, a phenomenon known as contextual modulation...

Pollination habits of endangered Texas rice revealed to help preservation

...rass ( Zizania texana ) found that the pollen of Texas wild-rice can only travel about 30 inches away from a parent plant. If pollen doesn't land on a receptive female flower within that distance, no seeds will be produced. No seeds means no new plants to replenish a population that faces other survival threat...

Disabling mouse enzyme increases fertility

...ps than normal, and that the liver removed the altered hormone from the blood more slowly. In addition, female mice were maturing earlier, were always receptive to male overtures for mating and had a disrupted ovulatory cycle. Males had higher levels of testosterone and females had higher levels of estrogen. S...
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ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals Announces Plans for Remainder of 2009

... file the NDA rely upon the continued availability of capital for companies like ADVENTRX with late-stage product candidates. However, we will remain receptive to strategic and partnering options if we are presented with terms that we believe surpass the value of moving forward independently toward the NDA su...

UH initiative will use 'Harry Potter' to conjure love for science in Houston-area schools

...nt has his or her own characteristics, personalities, discipline of research," she said. Rifai predicts the middle and high school students will be receptive to the graduate students. "If I were to go there and lecture, the students would look at me like any other teacher," she said. "But when they see g...

Nearly 70 Percent of Health Professionals Support Biotechnology's Use in Food Products

...s choose to eat soyfoods. According to the International Food Information Council's 2008 Food Biotechnology Survey, Americans continue to be receptive to benefits of plant biotechnology, with concerns about use of biotechnology in food production as low as one percent. The majority of Americans would...

CV Therapeutics' Board of Directors Rejects Astellas Unsolicited Proposal

... will enhance shareholder value. Moreover, we have always been, and remain, receptive to opportunities to further enhance shareholder value. Executing on our str... we stated in our press release, we have always been, and remain, receptive to opportunities to further enhance shareholder value. ...

Progen Concedes Shareholder Requisitioned Meeting

... by Progen on November 13, 2008. As well as being independent, they will focus on the best interests of the company and all of its shareholders and be receptive to their wishes. The current Progen board has continued to deny shareholders the choice being actively sought since the abrupt termination of th...

Cytopia and Other Progen Shareholders Maintain Call for Meeting

... to remain as investors in Progen if able to vote on the choice resolutions. Under the stewardship of a completely new board that is likely to be more receptive to carrying out the strategic recommendations outlined by the company on 13 November 2008, it would provide the opportunity to recover some of the val...

Global Confidence in Innovation Holds Despite Economy

... eclipsed personal demographics in determining how receptive individuals are to innovation. Countries rated as ...working-age consumers in developing countries were receptive to innovative products and services compared with ...s is partly because younger people tend to be more receptive to new products and the age profile of developing ...

BSP Signs Agreement With CMP Trading for Distribution of HyperQ(TM) Stress System, for Early Detection of Ischemic Heart Disease, in South Korea

... are being diagnosed." "This second distribution agreement consolidates BSP's position in the Asia-Pacific markets. We view Korea as one of the most receptive countries to innovative technologies," said Dr. Amir Beker, BSP's founder and CEO. Dr. Beker adds, "We are grateful for the ongoing vote of confiden...

Breast Cancer Patients Take DNA Test to Determine Best Treatment

...shows that tamoxifen has to be activated into endoxifen by the liver enzyme CYP2D6. Endoxifen is the medicine that prevents the recurrence of estrogen receptive positive cancers. About ten percent of breast cancer patients prescribed tamoxifen are missing CYP2D6 because of their DNA, and will fail tamoxifen ...

Breakthrough Technology Takes Egg Freezing from Myth to Dependable Reality

...IRM investigators were able to illustrate that in the vast majority of cases, the transfer of one or two chromosomally normal (competent) embryos to a receptive uterine environment produced a baby almost 70% of the time. The ECT process involves handpicking chromosomally normal eggs for preservation. Researc...
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Allostery

...adjacent subunits. Instead, substrate binding at one subunit only slightly alters the structure of other subunits so that their binding sites are more receptive to substrate. To summarize: subunits need not exist in the same conformation molecules of substrate bind via induced fit protocol conformat...

Allostery

...adjacent subunits. Instead, substrate binding at one subunit only slightly alters the structure of other subunits so that their binding sites are more receptive to substrate. To summarize: subunits need not exist in the same conformation molecules of substrate bind via induced fit protocol conformat...
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Synergid

...rgid cell death. ... We analysed feronia with synergid -specific GUS marker lines, which demonstrated ... ( C) PT entering the FG through the receptive synergid . ... Synergid Cell Death in Arabidopsis Is Triggered following Direct Interaction ... for Pollen Tube Guidance and Synergid Cell Dif...

Fertilization

... human fertilization ... fertilization n. The act or process of initiating biological reproduction by insemination or pollination ... It is receptive to fertilization for only about one day. ... More about In Vitro Fertilization : Purpose Precautions Preparation Aftercare Risks Normal results ...
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