Pledge Catches Culprits in Dust That Cause Allergies
In Time for Spring, SC Johnson Shares New Findings and Tips for Allergy-Proofing Your Home
RACINE, Wis., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Sneezing, sniffling, coughing
and wheezing -- spring allergy season has arrived. With asthma and
allergies striking one in four Americans,...
Scientists Find Cancer Culprits in Cigarette Smoke
Hydrogen peroxide and other oxidants cause lung cells to become malignant
THURSDAY, Feb. 28 (HealthDay News) -- It's long been known that smoking causes lung cancer, but a new study is the first to show that the hydrogen peroxide in cigarette smoke is what actually causes healthy lung ...
Mexican Peppers ID'd as Salmonella Culprits
Tainted jalapeno sample traced back to Mexican farm, FDA announces
FRIDAY, July 25 (HealthDay News) -- Almost a week after uncovering the first big clue in the nationwide salmonella outbreak, U.S. health officials announced Friday that tainted jalapeno peppers had been definitively t...
Tomatoes: Culprits of Salmonella outbreak
Contaminated tomatoes and infected food service workers are suspected to be behind the Salmonella outbreak that has sickened 171 people in 19 states. //
DNA fingerprinting has identified Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium as the cause of the outbreak according to a statement released by...
Researchers Beginning to Identify Genetic Culprits of Arthritis
Researchers hope to identify arthritis as early as possible in an effort to reverse its progression.Arthritis affects one in three Americans and is the leading// cause of disability in people over the age of 15, according to the Arthritis Foundation. While doctors have been able to treat the diseas...
Roma tomatoes the culprits for salmonella infection
Normally salmonella infectins are caused by non veg items but now roam tomatoes have been found to cause them//.
US govt has now revealed that three outbreaks in 2004 were caused by this agent.
The three outbreaks took their toll on health of people and caused havoc.
The link was establ...
Nine Major Culprits For Tooth Loss Identified By Researchers
Periodontal disease is one of the main causes of tooth loss worldwide and is the leading cause for majority of the tooth extractions (those with periodontal disease lost 2.8 teeth versus 1.8 teeth lost for those without// periodontal disease). It has now been found out from research that certain gr...
Celiac Disease Provides Clues To Solving Autoimmunity
Since this cascade is triggered by a number of food proteins, another viable and proven approach is to identify the offending culprits
and eliminate them from your diet. Cell Science Systems has developed a laboratory technology, the ALCAT Test, involving whole blood which is incubate...
CU-Boulder study shows brain's immune system may cause chronic seizures
... to CU-Boulder psychology and neuroscience Professor Daniel Barth, the study's chief author.
For decades researchers have focused on neurons as the culprits
in seizures, which can be characterized as debilitating "electrical storms" in the brain.
However, recent research has shown that micro-glial cells...
Cancer Survivors Can Still Be Fit, Study Asserts
...men who had recently survived cancer.
"What's really exciting to us was that we found that cardiovascular fitness was not affected by the expected culprits
-- cancer treatment, type, duration or time since treatment," researcher Jennifer LeMoine, a fellow with training in exercise physiology at Georgetown...
Culprits in Medical Technology
Culprits in Medical Dictionary
...e about common migraine triggers, migraine food triggers, and track your own triggers. Seven Common Migraine Triggers. Many Migraine culprits
Are Preventable, Pain Experts Say ... WATCH: The Migraine Link to Strokes. Could Experimental Surgery ... Learn about what happens during a mig...
...de pressure-temperature phase diagram.jpg ... There are other chemical culprits
causing climate change, and scientists now ... Carbon dioxide hogs the spotlight on the stage of chemical culprits
causing ... Did an eruption of carbon dioxide from a lake kill hund...
...American Academy of Family Physicians. ... familydoctor.org Home > Conditions A-Z > Skin Disorders > Acne . Advanced Search ... The real culprits
are your genes ( acne runs in families) and testosterone, a ... In families prone to acne , the oil, hair, and cells that line a pore begin to ....
Culprits in Biological News
When children have breathing problems
...on of children from the industrial area was also significantly impaired. The researchers had not been expecting to find such a marked contrast.
also appear to have been filtered out of the mass of pollutants. "Using novel statistical techniques, we identified the fingerprint of the industrial ...
Princeton geoscientist offers new evidence that meteorite did not wipe out dinosaurs
...ck formations at many sites in the United States, Mexico and India have led her to conclude that volcanoes, not a vast meteorite, were the more likely culprits
in the demise of the Earth's giant reptiles, is producing new data supporting her claim.
Keller, a Princeton professor of geosciences, and several ...
Stanford scientists find new solutions for the arsenic-poisoning crisis in Asia
..." Fendorf said. Aquifers are the source of drinking water for people who use wells throughout Cambodia, Bangladesh, Myanmar, India and Vietnam.
responsible for dissolving the arsenic turned out to be bacteria that live in the soil and sediment of the river basin. The researchers discovered tha...
Researchers discover gene mutations that cause childhood brain cancer
...y about the genetic basis of this disease than from any other previous study," Northcott says. The gene mutations they found had not been suspected as culprits
in cancer formation.
About 250 Canadian children are diagnosed with various types of brain cancer every year. About 70 per cent of these survive. ...
Study shows California's autism increase not due to better counting, diagnosis
...ironment that are likely at the root of changes in the neurodevelopment of California's children.
"It's time to start looking for the environmental culprits
responsible for the remarkable increase in the rate of autism in California," said UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute researcher Irva Hertz-Picciotto, a prof...
Scripps research scientists identify blood component that turns bacteria virulent
...ransport pathways similar to B. anthracis and thus are likely to have similar virulence triggering mechanisms.
Gram-positive bacteria are the major culprits
driving the increase of community and hospital acquired bacterial infections. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that as many as...
Researchers document world's mammals in crisis
...ion. At least 76 mammals have become extinct since 1500. The real situation could be much worse as 836 mammals are listed as "data deficient."
driving this precarious position include habitat loss and over exploitation for terrestrial mammals, and pollution, global warming and over exploitati...
Oceans on the precipice: Scripps scientist warns of mass extinctions and 'rise of slime'
He cites the synergistic effects of habitat destruction, overfishing, ocean warming, increased acidification and massive nutrient runoff as culprits
in a grand transformation of once complex ocean ecosystems. Areas that had featured intricate marine food webs with large animals are being converted ...
Dying frogs sign of a biodiversity crisis
... The first hint of frog decline in this area came in the 1990s, and researchers originally thought that rainbow trout introduced to this area were the culprits
- they like to snack on tadpoles and frog eggs. The UC Berkeley team did experiments in which it physically removed trout from some areas, and the res...
... This release is available in German .
Infectious proteins known as prions have been identified as the cause of "mad cow" disease (BSE). The culprits
are "incorrectly folded" proteins that can "infect" healthy proteins. The molecular bases for such prion diseases are not yet fully understood. Why ar...
Culprits in Biological Technology
Mosquito genes linked to insecticide resistance may be new target in fight against malaria
...n Africa. The group studied strains of An. funestus that are both susceptible and resistant to pyrethroids, and narrowed down the potential genetic culprits
to members of a family of genes coding for enzymes known as cytochrome P450s. The P450s are common to all classes of organisms, and are considered a...
New Pharmaceutical Company to Target Alzheimer's Disease
... of soluble amyloid proteins in the brain -- thought by many to be
the main culprits
in degeneration of neurons in the brains of Alzheimer's
disease sufferers. ..."We believe that the soluble, rather
than the deposited forms, are the real culprits
in the disease, and so
reducing them is our goal with this compound."
Signalife Announces Reverse Stock Split, Preferred Stock Dividend and $5 Million Investment
...less stock outstanding
after the date of the reverse stock split -- any naked short selling (i.e.,
without borrowing stock, lawfully) will subject the culprits
including state and federal lawsuits and wrongful death lawsuits. These
risks are subject, in their entirety, by cautionary language and r...
The high cost of employee disengagement
...n corporations today. What is causing 7 out of 10 workers to be apathetic toward or totally disengaged by the workplace? According to Gallup, the main culprits
are SURPRISE - bad managers. Their data suggests that those in the actively engaged category are extremely satisfied with their managers while the di...
Probe into gas gouging may educate Americans about pressures on oil supply
...- and that was before Katrina and Rita.
Maybe the attorneys general are right, and they can all look like Eliot Spitzer. But I'm betting the bigger culprits
are two characters named "supply" and "demand."
Tom Still is president of the Wisconsin Technology Council and the Wisconsin Innovation Network....
IT workforce development: Losing the numbers game
...the application-development side, the embedded side of development, is. There are simply fewer students who are migrating to the IT field.
have been cited. Certain segments of the media are blamed for the way they covered the dotcom bust, which coincided with the start of declining enroll...
Scaling-Up from Spinners, T-Flasks & Shakers: A versatile bioreactor for mammalian and microbial cells
...d is ideal for microcarrier cultures.
Foam - Direct sparging with gas and a high protein content of the medium are the two main culprits
in foam production. The
addition of antifoam agents via a peristaltic pump controlled by a foam sensor in the culture medium is common for microbial...