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Kids May 'Learn' to Tolerate Food Allergens

Experiments show it's possible to develop resistance to peanuts, eggs and more SUNDAY, July 5 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors have long used allergy shots to desensitize children and adults to environmental allergens such as bee stings, pollen, mold and dust mites. Now researchers are t...

To fight disease, animals, like plants, can tolerate parasites

Animals, like plants, can build tolerance to infections at a genetic level, and these findings could provide a better understanding of the epidemiology and evolution of infectious disease, according to evolutionary biologists. Plant pathologists have long known that plants deal with parasites by...

Alcohol Injections to Tolerate Mortons Neuroma

According to a recent study conducted by researchers at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and Kingston Hospital NHS Trust in Middlesex, United Kingdom. alcohol injections has a high success rate and is well tolerated by patients with Mortons neuroma, a common cause of foot pain. Mort...

Precautious Measure Help Tolerate Nausea In Patients

Researchers at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine and colleagues finds it’s better to inform the patients who undergo difficult medical procedures //about the dizzy feel of nausea previously. ‘A person’s expectations can strongly affect how they respond to adversity – both subjecti...

Laurence I. Barsh, DMD, Founder of Snoring Isn't Sexy, to speak at Somnomed's First Annual Symposium

... said Dr. Barsh. "The fact is that there are many patients who cannot tolerate their prescribed CPAP machines or who would prefer an alternative to CPAP. ...ting to the millions of potential undiagnosed patients and those who cannot tolerate CPAP requires a cooperative marketing effort from multiple practices. Bars...

Developing gene therapy to fight blindness

...ant gene and restores vision. The eye is an ideal place for gene therapy because it's an "immune-privileged site," meaning that the eye is able to tolerate the introduction of foreign cells with a minimal, if any, inflammatory immune response, according to Zhang. The research team's next step is to s...

Snoring Isn't Sexy, LLC Announces Commendation Program to Honor Sleep Physicians Who Work with Dentists to Manage Sleep Breathing Disorders

...d and refer those patients who have failed CPAP treatment, those who cannot tolerate CPAP therapy, and those who prefer oral appliances to CPAP . ...and refer those patients who have failed CPAP treatment, those who cannot tolerate CPAP therapy, and those who prefer oral appliances to CPAP . It h...

Snoring Isn't Sexy, LLC Announces Professional Relationship with the American Sleep Apnea Association

...d by dentists with special training, have been accepted as an alternative for those patients who prefer them to CPAP and for those patients who cannot tolerate a CPAP device. Snoring Isn't Sexy, LLC's web site provides information about oral appliances and the dentists who have been trained to provide this...

Cats Purrfect at Getting Needs Met, Study Shows

...one of the things that draws humans to them. "Cats are really quite effective in getting humans to do what they want," she said, "and we certainly tolerate it because it goes along with all those independent elements of cats, where they just go along and do their own thing." More information To f...

AUL President to Senate Judiciary Committee: Ask Top 10 Questions to Judge Sotomayor

...e legal protections for the unborn, including parental notification, informed consent and bans on partial-birth abortion. The American people will not tolerate a nominee who is outside the mainstream of American public opinion." The "Top Ten Questions for Judge Sotomayor" are also available on AUL's new...
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Data Suggest that Pegasys May be an Option in Hepatitis C Patients Unable to Tolerate Peg-Intron

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2007 - Roche today announced results of a small study demonstrating that all patients who discontinued treatment with Peg-Intron(R) (peginterferon alfa-2b) and ribavirin due to adverse events within the first 12 weeks, were able to complete 12 weeks of treatment...

AcelRx Announces Positive Phase 2 Results from a Study of ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTabs in Treating Post-Operative Pain

... to a PCA pump, while still providing effective pain control appropriate even for patients who are restricted from oral medication. Patients appear to tolerate the Sufentanil NanoTabs well, and following the end of the 12-hour study period when they were switched to IV PCA morphine, many requested that they b...

King Pharmaceuticals Showcases Data From Pain Pipeline of Medicines Designed to Deter Common Methods of Non-Therapeutic Use

...tolerability end points. Results showed that approximately 75 percent of all volunteers in all groups rated the tolerability of study drugs as easy to tolerate or as having no effect, and that adverse effects (AEs) were consistent with the known safety profiles of oxycodone and niacin. These findings support ...

PROTECT-1 Phase II/III Induction-Stage Results for ChemoCentryx's Traficet-EN(TM) Presented in Oral Session at DDW 2009 Conference

...resident, Medical and Clinical Affairs of ChemoCentryx. "No cure exists for inflammatory bowel diseases and many patients do not respond to or cannot tolerate current treatment options, including the newer biologics such as anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) agents, which need to be injected or infused. There...

Video: Data on More Than 15 Novartis Oncology Compounds at ASCO Highlight Progress Toward Targeted Therapies for Diverse Tumor Types

...nson syndrome) have also been reported. In some cases, the reaction recurred upon rechallenge. Several postmarketing reports describe patients able to tolerate the reintroduction of Gleevec at a lower dose with or without concomitant corticosteroids or antihistamines following resolution or improvement of the...

Pharmaxis Announces Positive Results of Phase 3 Cystic Fibrosis Trial

...trial subjects, Bronchitol was well-tolerated overall and had a favourable safety profile. At screening, only 7% of recruited subjects were unable to tolerate Bronchitol and were therefore not entered into the study. There was no difference in adverse events or serious adverse events between the treatment gr...

Medivation Completes Enrollment of Phase 1-2 Trial of MDV3100 in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Patients

...n the trial, which evaluated doses between 30 and 600 mg/day. Patients are being followed and may remain on treatment for as long as they continue to tolerate the drug and their disease does not progress. Preliminary results of this trial, covering 73 treated patients in the 60, 150 and 240 mg/day do...

Video: Tasigna(R) Demonstrates Rapid Response as Initial Therapy in Life-Threatening Form of Leukemia

...on syndrome) have also been reported. In some cases, the reaction recurred upon re-challenge. Several post marketing reports describe patients able to tolerate the reintroduction of Gleevec at a lower dose with or without concomitant corticosteroids or antihistamines following resolution or improvement of the...

Arzerra(TM) (ofatumumab) Demonstrates High Response Rates in Patients With Fludarabine Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

...y tumors - when individual tumor masses are >5cm in diameter Salvage therapy - a final treatment for people who are non-responsive to or cannot tolerate other available therapies for a particular condition and whose prognosis is often poor Arzerra(TM) is the proposed registered trademark to be used...

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of Voreloxin Clinical Data in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology

...missions in poor risk frontline elderly AML patients who are unlikely to benefit from standard induction chemotherapy. Many older AML patients cannot tolerate or do not respond well to standard induction chemotherapy. In Schedule A, 29 patients with a median age of 75 were enrolled and treated with 72 mg/m(...
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InterStim Therapy -- Sacral Nerve Stimulation (SNS) for Urinary Control

Description:...er, including urinary urge incontinence and significant symptoms of urgency-frequency alone or in combination in patients who have failed or could not tolerate more conservative treatments. Medtronic developed InterStim Therapy using more than 13 years of experience in neurostimulation therapies. The implanta...
Company:Medtronic Urology/Urogynecology

BiPAP® Pro Bi-level System with Bi-Flex®

Features:...he date, time, ramp usage, duration of each use, and FOSQ answers Blower design and pressure feedback provide stable pressure and allow the system to tolerate most mask leaks Compensates for altitude changes to provide accurate pressure despite changes in altitude Automatic on/off feature Mask removal in...
Company:Respironics, Inc.

BiPAP® Plus Bi-level System

Features:...time, ramp usage, duration of each use, and FOSQ answers Advanced Blower Design And Pressure Feedback provide stable pressure and allow the system to tolerate most mask leaks Compensates For Altitude Changes to provide comfortable, accurate pressure despite changes in altitude Automatic On/Off Feature elim...
Company:Respironics, Inc.

NUVO Surgical Light - Double Light Head Monitor Ready

Features:...1 W/cm 2 /Fc Color correct light optimized at 4,300°K to ensure accurate patient assessment. Superior shadow control -- the light head will tolerate as much as 70% of the emitted light being blocked before a noticeable change in pattern intensity is witnessed. Drift-free counterbalance arms that...
Company:NUVO Inc.

NUVO Surgical Light - Single Light Head Monitor Ready

Features:...1 W/cm 2 /Fc Color correct light optimized at 4,300°K to ensure accurate patient assessment. Superior shadow control -- the light head will tolerate as much as 70% of the emitted light being blocked before a noticeable change in pattern intensity is witnessed. Drift-free counterbalance arms that...
Company:NUVO Inc.

NUVO Surgical Light - Double Light Head

Features:...1 W/cm 2 /Fc Color correct light optimized at 4,300°K to ensure accurate patient assessment. Superior shadow control -- the light head will tolerate as much as 70% of the emitted light being blocked before a noticeable change in pattern intensity is witnessed. Drift-free counterbalance arms that...
Company:NUVO Inc.

NUVO Surgical Light - Triple Light Head

Features:...1 W/cm 2 /Fc Color correct light optimized at 4,300°K to ensure accurate patient assessment. Superior shadow control -- the light head will tolerate as much as 70% of the emitted light being blocked before a noticeable change in pattern intensity is witnessed. Drift-free counterbalance arms that...
Company:NUVO Inc.

NUVO Surgical Light - Single Light Head

Features:...1 W/cm 2 /Fc Color correct light optimized at 4,300°K to ensure accurate patient assessment. Superior shadow control -- the light head will tolerate as much as 70% of the emitted light being blocked before a noticeable change in pattern intensity is witnessed. Drift-free counterbalance arms that...
Company:NUVO Inc.
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Yew

... Horticulture & Gardening ... Yew (Taxus) is one of the most popular evergreens used in landscaping. ... small branches on the yew will not tolerate much injury. ... In early times, the darkly glorious yew -tree was probably the only evergreen tree in Britain. ... Yew is the last on a list o...

Systemic sclerosis

..... systemic lupus erythematosus and scleroderma (also known as systemic sclerosis ) ... Because systemic sclerosis patients do not always tolerate conventional ... The Scleroderma Foundation is a national nonprofit health organization dedicated to a ... Treatment of Cancer in Patients with S...

Hyposensitization

... Usually, hyposensitization takes 4-6 months to see signs of improvement and ... Use hyposensitization and counterconditioning to teach dog to tolerate grandchild. ... With hyposensitization , you have your grandson spend increasing amounts of time ... Anaphylactic hyposensitization of rat mast...

Electrolysis

...is can be (and is) performed at very high efficiencies close to 100%. ... Hair removal facts for consumers. Entirely free. ... While many clients tolerate electrolysis without requiring pain relief, it's ... Permanent Hair removal FAQ ... Why should I choose electrolysis over other temporary me...

Celiac sprue

...aha, NE 68131–0700 ... Celiac sprue , also known as celiac disease, gluten-sensitive enteropathy, and ... People with celiac sprue cannot tolerate gluten, a protein commonly found in ... Source of information regarding Celiac Disease and Dermatitis Herpetiformis. Celiac sprue - f...

Bacteria

...range of shapes, ... Most bacteria can form a resting spore with thick polysaccharide coat. ... Bacteria are incredibly versatile and they can tolerate environmental extremes ... Bacteria are among the oldest and most numerous living things and are found in ... Other photosynthetic bacteria un...

Anhidrosis

...le with anhidrosis have a dangerous inability to tolerate heat. ... Online Medical Dictionary and glossa... ... Anhidrosis creates a dangerous inability to tolerate heat. Search All of MedicineNet For: ... The m...le with anhidrosis have a dangerous inability to tolerate heat. ... Anhidrosis and Hypohidrosis: Eccri...
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Hormone levels contribute to stress resilience

...in this region of the brain," explained Dr. Morgan. "These findings are important in understanding why and how soldiers may differ in their ability to tolerate stress and also raise the possibility that, in the future, compounds like DHEA might be used to protect military personnel from the negative impact of...

New insights into health and environmental effects of carbon nanoparticles

...humans in the future. The transfer involved very low levels of nanoparticles, which did not have adverse effects on the fruit flies. Since larvae can tolerate very high doses of nanoparticles in the diet, but adult flies show very different sensitivities, the environmental impact depends on the ecological co...

The right messenger for a healthy immune response

...art, but also how diseases like autoimmune diseases may develop," says Wei: without Beta-Interferon, the immune system may not be able to learn how to tolerate itself during the embryonic phase and that it should not fight against self-structures. "Our findings can help to develop or improve new therapeutics ...

Smaller plants punch above their weight in the forest, say Queen's biologists

... "Think of the plants like professional boxers," says Professor Aarssen. "To win the fight, you need more than a solid punch; you need to be able to tolerate all the punches you're going to take. The winner may be the competitor with the superior 'staying power'." Smaller plants have many advantages over...

Your own private global warming

...ntal Biology Annual Meeting in Glasgow on Tuesday 30th June 2009. The researchers found that, for a given species, smaller individuals were able to tolerate higher temperatures compared to larger ones. Since larger individuals are the ones more likely to have reached sexual maturity, their vulnerability to...

Your own private global warming

...ntal Biology Annual Meeting in Glasgow on Tuesday 30th June 2009. The researchers found that, for a given species, smaller individuals were able to tolerate higher temperatures compared to larger ones. Since larger individuals are the ones more likely to have reached sexual maturity, their vulnerability to...

Rosenstiel students come out on top

...ly in relation to climate change. The types of algae and bacteria associated with corals are important factors in determining the ability of corals to tolerate environmental stress, including rapidly warming oceans. Variation and flexibility in these symbioses may be a key mechanism by which corals can accli...

Horse whisperers, lion tamers not needed: Scientists find genetic regions that soothe savage beasts

...researchers. Since then, these rats have been bred with one another, and now, the two groups of rats act very differently toward people. The tame rats tolerate being touched and picked up, and never attack. The aggressive rats scream, run away, or attack and bite. For this research study, the scientists mated...

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev signs collaborative contract with Bayer CropScience

...'s Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research (BIDR). Barak's team is using a combination of approaches to identify genes that allow plants to tolerate the harsh environmental stresses characteristic of arid regions. Two of these genes have been studied in detail and the team found that by removing ei...

Novel lung cancer vaccine shows promise in fighting early-stage lung cancer

...ent solution for lung cancer patients that may not be ideal candidates for chemotherapy. Many surgically treated lung cancer patients are not able to tolerate the side effects of chemotherapy. Surgery is the standard treatment for patients with early-stage lung cancer, but approximately 50 percent of pa...
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NeurogesX Provides U.S. Regulatory Update for Qutenza(TM)

... the study is the mean duration of patch application. Previous clinical trial experience using the OTC topical anesthetic indicated that most patients tolerate the full 60-minute procedure. This study is designed to determine whether a similar tolerability profile can be accomplished with an FDA approved topi...

Divergence Receives $1.2 Million in Grants, Including NSF Grant to Fund Continuing Nematode Research in Corn

...e discovery of RNAi. "Our project's findings could lead to corn yield increases in the field as well as improvement in the ability of corn to tolerate drought conditions," said Dr. James McCarter, Divergence founder, president and chief scientific officer. "These pests are unseen to the nak...

New Genomatica Chemical Process Targets Ailing Ethanol Assets

...e company has continued to improve the process, making it more cost effective and productive. The current strain of microbe has been improved to tolerate and continue production in a 10 percent solution of BDO. In typical bio-manufacturing processes, microbes become less effective in higher concentratio...

Vion Pharmaceuticals Submits New Drug Application for Onrigin(TM)

...ncidence of adverse cytogenetics and frequent co-morbidities. In addition, patients with risk factors such as advanced age and poor performance status tolerate current induction treatments poorly. A 2005 study by Lang et al, based on data from the National Cancer Institute's Survey of Epidemiological and End ...

Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Tumor Response and Neuropathy Data from Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Picoplatin in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

... data will support our primary goal of developing picoplatin as a preferred platinum therapy for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer who cannot tolerate the toxicity profile of currently marketed platinums." About Picoplatin Picoplatin is designed to overcome platinum resistance associated w...

Biotechnology Value Fund Delivers Letter to Board of Directors of Avigen, Inc.

...l; shareholders would get stuck with potentially worthless stock in a merged company. In the current fiscal environment, shareholders will no longer tolerate such self-interested behavior on the part of failed biotechnology companies. We believe the Avigen Board is not only willing to sacrifice and...

Alfacell's ONCONASE(R) and R-Amphinase Show Anti-Tumor Activity in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Cells

... stem cell transplant. Although cure rates have been reported to be 20-45%, this is likely to be much lower for elderly patients and those who cannot tolerate aggressive therapy. About CLL CLL (chronic lymphocytic leukemia) is a cancer of the lymphocytic line of white blood cells. CLL affects...

AngioGenex Reviews 2008 Achievements and Sets Goals for 2009

...mechanism not associated with VEGF, the target of Avastin(R), Genentech's blockbuster anti-cancer drug." Moreover, the results demonstrated that mice tolerate AGX51 without any apparent side effects. In the corporate area, Dr. Richard Salvador, the former global head of Preclinical Development at ...

Singapore Medicine - Singapore Doctors Use Hi-Tech Implant to Add Space to Narrowed Spinal Canals

...us ensuring that the stability of the spine is not compromised in any way. Since it is a minimally-invasive procedure, patients will not have to tolerate much pain, excessive bleeding, a long hospital stay, and invariably, enjoy a quicker return to work. Surgery for a single level of vertebrae with a tr...

Poniard Announces Positive Incremental Efficacy and Safety Data from Phase 2 Picoplatin Trial in Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

...ficer of Poniard. "We are committed to developing picoplatin as a preferred platinum therapy for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer who cannot tolerate the toxicity profile of currently marketed platinums, and we are optimistic that the additional data from this trial support that strategy. We are con...
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Genetic code

... fault-tolerant for mutations. For example, four-fold degenerate codons can tolerate any mutation at the third position; two-fold degenerate codons can tolerate one out of the three possible mutations at the third position. Since transi...

Genetic code

... fault-tolerant for mutations. For example, four-fold degenerate codons can tolerate any mutation at the third position; two-fold degenerate codons can tolerate one out of the three possible mutations at the third position. Since transi...
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Osmoregulation

...y from Science Publishers ISBN-10: 1-57808-447-4 ISBN-13: 978-1-57808-447-0 LABORATORY EXERCISE. Osmoregulation . Introduction. Many animals can tolerate only a ... the important role that osmoregulation plays in adapting organisms to ... Osmoregulation is a mechanism for maintaining internal hom...
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