Jordan: The Kingdom Untouched By Avian Flu
The Minister of Agriculture Akef Zu'bi of Jordan said that the kingdom was untouched
by the avian flu disease. //
He said that this was due to the joint effort of both the public and the government. He said that there is no fear of a bird flu outbreak in the country.
The minister made the...
Small aneurysms best left untouched
According to researchers, the appropriate approach to abdominal aortic aneurysms is to leave those below five and a half centimeters alone. The abdominal aorta is the main artery serving the lower organs of the body, supplying them with blood from the heart.// Fragility in the wall of the aorta lea...
Research suggests new cellular targets for HIV drug development
...te of Mental Health, should be in human clinical trials in a few years.
"This is one of the last frontiers killing off what we believe is a so far untouched
reservoir," he said.
Make No Small Plans: M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Endeavors to Make Cancer History
...ho was treated at M. D. Anderson for Ewing's sarcoma. Steinmark drew the attention of President Richard Nixon, who, noting that no American family was untouched
by the disease, declared a "war on cancer" in 1971, shortly after Steinmark's leg was amputated. When the AIDS epidemic arrived in the early 1980s - ...
OnCore(r) 9.0 Released: 'Top 5' Priorities and Collaborative Initiatives Cornerstones of Product Development
...sier navigation by the elimination of scrolling and a more consolidated menu structure with drop-down menus.
No functional area of the system was untouched
by this development initiative. Everything from Protocol and Subject Life Cycle Management to Biospecimen Management has been enhanced in some way.
Colorado Among First States in Nation to Share Health Information Across Health Care Organizations
"Our health care system is broken and inefficient," said Gov. Bill Ritter. "Our medical records systems have been virtually untouched
by the technology wave that's transformed so many other aspects of our society. This innovative effort will have a tremendous impact on improving the ...
Release of Kowalski Book on Attaining Healthy Blood Pressure Coincides with Website Launch, New Endurance Products SR L-Arginine and Grape Seed Extract
...nto tablets and released uniformly and continuously into the system, while a cold-extrusion technique furthers the material's stability profiles. untouched
by heat, moisture, and solvents during extrusion, Innovite Inc's manufactured products maintain maximum potency and quality.
To learn more a...
National Religious Coalition Deeply Concerned by HHS Secretary's Disregard for Women's Reproductive Health
...ood patient care
and it cannot control or restrict the legal and moral decisions of the
ACOG's principled and sensible policy would leave untouched
physician's right to refuse to provide abortions--a right that has been
spelled out in law since 1973--but would ensure that the patient received
Poverty Drains Nutrition From Family Diet
...k consumption and -- among those between 1 and 3 -- lower consumption of fruits and vegetables. However, overall, this group appeared to be relatively untouched
by the food-security status of the household in terms of the amount of calories or micronutrients consumed.
Adolescents, however, were a different ...
UCLA scientists restore walking after spinal cord injury
...roniew and his colleagues blocked half of the long nerve fibers in different places and at different times on each side of the spinal cord. They left untouched
the spinal cords center, which contains a connected series of shorter nerve pathways. The latter convey information over short distances up and down ...
untouched in Biological News
UCLA scientists discover ultrasonic communication among frogs
...in their habitat," Arch said. "You feel like you're eavesdropping on them."
"There are not many places on the planet left that are so pristine and untouched
by humans," Narins said. "It's exciting to go there and wonderful to have a sense of discovering something brand-new. We were there a week and saw onl...
MIT creates tiny backpacks for cells
...h is then detached from the surface by simply lowering the temperature, and the cells float away, with backpacks attached.
"The rest of the cell is untouched
and able to interact with the environment," said Albert Swiston, lead author of the paper and a graduate student in materials science and engineering....
Snakes, salamanders and other creatures thrive in areas with higher deer populations
...habitat type, forest cover, soil type, and slope. The exclosures, which are used frequently to test for differences in plant growth between grazed and untouched
areas, prevent deer from grazing in certain areas. Both unfenced and fenced areas measured 10 meters by 10 meters (approximately 33 feet by 33 feet). ...
Lost in the supermarket?
...illing to pay the high prices. Minten finds that the local markets operate at very low margins and carry local foods of widely varying quality largely untouched
by modern agriculture, both of which would be unacceptable to a multinational company.
According to Minten, "it thus seems that agriculture for lo...
Into the wild
...or the large part the landscape is completely unspoilt, it really is a wilderness. Being given the chance to study the flora and fauna of somewhere so untouched
by man is a huge privilege.
He will be accompanied on the expedition by four students specialising in zoology, biology, genetics and geography, a b...
Scientists to discover why flamingos are in the pink of health -- in the poo!
...hing that is pure and pristine. Many of the lakes where it feeds, occasionally with a million birds crowded together when the food is good, are almost untouched
by mans activities.
In complete contrast to Africa, where lesser flamingos only live on inland soda lakes and are never seen at the coast, in India...
Scientists outline novel approach to ecosystem management
...al being to restore ecosystems to their presumed historical state. However, the authors of this paper see two problems with this approach. First, such untouched
ecosystems are rare if not completely absent from our planet, and therefore cannot be used for comparison.
Second, current management practices oft...
New plant study reveals a 'deeply hidden' layer of the transcriptome
... its otherwise invisible substrates to the fore. Then they combed the transcriptional landscape for hitherto unseen peaks of transcripts that now were untouched
by the degrading force of the exosome complex and came up with a genome-wide atlas of Arabidopsis exosome targets.
Our careful design and rigorous...
Indonesia's 'Lost World' reveals more surprises
...eramo Basin, the largest unroaded tropical forest in the Asia Pacific region. As the global community searches for solutions to climate change, large untouched
forested areas such as these will become more and more valuable as essential carbon sinks.
The cutting and burning of tropical forests worldwide e...
Costa Rica, US announce historic debt-for-nature swap
...eral species of turtle that must be safeguarded in order to maintain the size and state of this fragile habitat.
La Amistad contains the largest untouched
tract of rainforest in Costa Rica and is also home to most of the countrys local indigenous communities. Its people are working with the Conservancy ...
untouched in Biological Technology
New drugs faster from natural compounds: A UC San Diego breakthrough
...es of the organisms that produce them.
"NRPs are one of the last bastions of pharmacologically important biological compounds that remain virtually untouched
by computational research. As a result, it is currently one of the most painfully slow processes, it is a real bottleneck that we have now removed," s...
Tech Digest: OnCourse, Menasha, Fiserv, Rockwell
...t, whose experience also includes the MasterCard division Europay International, was selected for the position to help Fiserv expand into previously untouched
Rockwell teams with Endress for process simplification
Milwaukee Rockwell Automation has announced an agreement with Endress and Ha...
NimbleGen identifies human genome sequences
... which binds itself to the DNA on the arrays and creates new genetic sequences. When these altered genes are compared to the original ones, as well as untouched
micro-arrays used as experimental controls, the researchers can see exactly where the binding occurred - and that leads them to the promoters.
untouched in Biological Definition
...e out to demonstrate that there are many unexplored regions of the world left, and that remote exotic locations or specialized ecosystems relatively untouched
by man may contain unexpected life.
Similarly cited is the 1976 discovery of the previously unknown megamouth shark , discovered off Oahu , ...
..., a grassroots movement that was formed to prevent the building of a power plant at the Danube near Hainburg and thus the destruction of the yet untouched
woodland surrounding the planned site.
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