Feathers Ruffled After 4000 Birds Die in the Land of Haute Couture, France
Paris: To ascertain the exact reason that led to the death of almost 4000 chickens on a farm in northeastern France//, officials are conducting detailed tests, though preliminary investigations have ruled out bird-flu.
According to a communiqué released by the ministry, the death of the birds...
Fasting Before Chemo Protects Healthy Cells
...starved mice actually lost 20 percent of their weight post-treatment.
Non-starved mice also suffered toxic side effects, such as impaired movement, ruffled
hair and poor posture. The 48-hour starved mice displayed no such problems.
Mice starved for 60 hours were exposed to even higher chemo doses. At t...
US Government Pushes Ahead With New Meat Inspection System
...k properly, while others say that the move is reckless and probably just a way for the government to reduce spending.
The announcement has also ruffled
some feathers on Capitol Hill. Representative Rosa DeLauro, the Connecticut Democrat who chairs the House Appropriations subcommittee that oversees US...
Poultry Blues: Blow Hot, Blow Cold Time for Poultry Sector
... A fresh case of bird flu in Maharashtra has ruffled
up chicken feathers again. More like the lull before a storm, chicken prices which were stabilizing// , have again plummeted following incidents of bi...
Disney in Trouble? Negative Excitement in Disneyland, Paris
... None would deny the adrenaline rush at Disneyland Paris, though now, it appears to be caught unawares in the eye of the bird-flu storm//. ruffled
up, Disney land Paris is shrugging away the allegation of tucking away a dead swan. This is especially unwelcome news, as panic over bird flu is all o...
Crisis Time In Wales NHS Dentistry
...e into effect next year and stipulate that instead of getting paid for each treatment, dentists would get paid an annual set rate. This has expectedly ruffled
some feathers, "The idea of the new contract is that dentists will be able to spend more time with patients, but there are, of course, only a certain ...
Mayo Clinic researchers discover cancer cells may move via wave stimulation
...in the development and spread of several human cancers, including cancers of the colon, ovary, breast and lung.
Waves are circular ruffled
surface structures on the exterior plasma membrane of a cell that can be observed through a conventional light microscope. They form in response to st...