Gene glitches connecting pot with Schizophrenia
According to Japanese researchers, genetic abnormalities bound with marijuana-activated brain chemicals appear connected to schizophrenia. Hiroshi Ujike, a lead researcher, of the Okayama University, observed that this result supplies genetic evidence that marijuana// use can result in schizophreni...
Medical Management Corporation Updates Medical Billing Services
...icine, physical medicine, rehabilitation and pain management practice. Its staff is large and includes some of the top doctors in New York City. Any glitches
in billing would cause major headaches and possible seizure of cash flow.
So Leff and his staff traveled to Brewster to observe the billing firm's...
MPs Vow to Fight Malnutrition in Madhya Pradesh
...ost of government schemes and ample funds. If the poor hygienic condition and illiteracy among women were the main factors contributing to the menace, glitches
were also found in the implementation of schemes.
The anganwadis, which handle health and nutrition of children under six years, are in disarray...
Young People Who Died Suddenly, Inexplicably Had Genetic Heart Defects
...ive medical attention that is equal to a ‘full-court press,’” Dr. Ackerman says. “It must involve a careful and sleuth-like search for these inherited glitches
in the heart’s electrical system.”
The Mayo Clinic report appears as the featured article and editorial topic in the Jan. 16, 2007, issue of the...
glitches in Medical Technology
Discovery's Edge Spring Issue - http://discoverysedge.mayo.edu
...ayo researchers are exploring ways to ensure breathing capability in SCI patients.
in Ion Transporters -- An Unlikely Link Between Kidney Diseases and Glaucoma
A tale of coincidence and collaboration: the peculiar case of the kidn...
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A new cellular pathway linked to cancer is identified by NYU researchers
...bute to tumorigenesis (the development of cancer)."
DNA damage can be caused by carcinogens in the environment, errors in DNA replication, or glitches
in the cellular machinery caused by aging, among other factors. If a cell detects DNA damage when it is about to divide, it activates the so-called G2...
Killer whales, blind bats, discriminating dolphins, mating birds
... in a region of dense rain forest. It is home to Mexico's most diverse ecosystem. VoxNet performed well in this harsh environment, despite a few audio glitches
resulting from the high humidity. So far, the team has recorded a set of raw data as part of an ongoing project to obtain local census estimates based...
CSHL scientists part of team that discovers role of rare gene mutations in schizophrenia
...stical correspondence between a large group of people with schizophrenia and irregularities in common versions of genes, the team began by looking for glitches
or changes in DNA that are likely to disrupt gene function. Then they compared which genes -- with what kinds of functions -- were impaired, both in t...
Phoenix Technologies and Atmel Collaborate to Create Next-Generation Security Solutions for PCs
...echnology collaboration with Atmel. These statements
involve risks and uncertainties, including: technical challenges and
delays, including code bugs, glitches
and integration issues; unexpected
challenges relating to the relationship between Phoenix and Atmel; the
product offerings of competitors, especially...
Einstein researcher receives NIH grant to explore epigenetic regulation of the human genome
...enetic changes can be passed on from one cell generation to the next. The epigenetic regulation of genesturning them on and offis crucially important: glitches
in epigenetic control mechanisms, for example, have been found in every type of cancer that researchers have examined to date.
During his three-yea...
Botched production of insulin molecule may lead to diabetes
...e with diabetes.
According to new findings by a team from the University of Michigan Medical School, those tiny factories may shut down because of glitches
in the production of a molecule called proinsulin the precursor, or dough, out of which insulin is made.
The insulin factories are called beta cel...
Rodent social behavior encoded in junk DNA
... Mental Health (NIMH) and National Center for Research Resources (NCRR).
The researchers traced social behavior traits, such as monogamy, to seeming glitches
in DNA that determines when and where a gene turns on. The length of these repeating sequences ?once dismissed as mere junk DNA ?in the gene that code...
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TDS Suffers 29-State System Outage
... matching your user name and password with known values, which typically reside in a database or an authentication service. Boegli says authentication glitches
were restored as of 10:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Because the outage affected so many people across such a large region, it can be said that TDS had...
Video Conferencing for the Masses
...video component of this site for deaf and hearing impaired is so good that members are able to read lips and sign language without suffering the video glitches
that are common via other online video systems.
You can take a test drive at . Or if you'd like to talk with me, drop me an email at chris@demo...
An In-Depth Look at Wisconsin's Mediocre Economic Report Card
Numerous factors -- including layoffs resulting from the withering manufacturing economy contributed to the less-than-stellar report card. But glitches
in the system that turns university research into jobs have also kept the state off the deans list, according to economic development experts. One sta...
Madison biochip research offers geneticists a big view through a small window
...oteins realize the bottleneck of initially slow experimentation you can only fit up to 1000 samples on a protein chip these days and they experience glitches
in how amino acids behave and fit together. Still, they say, the push beyond these setbacks will be worth it.
In the end, researchers say they val...
Creating a public service for multimedia content
...two, to help describe and differentiate the content.
And there are a few glitches
in the early production process. (For example, I'm left wondering how one f...aring services.
OMN is off to a solid start and will surely work out the glitches
as more consumers and producers join the network. Indeed, OMN's development...
Wisconsin cities make progress on wireless Internet coverage
...for our travelers who live and work here in the area."
There have been a few complaints since the system began running. "Sometimes people will have glitches
getting on to it," Wisniewski said, "but I think that's just a matter of people getting used to it."
InSite Wireless , an indoor facility wireless...
It's not Y2K, but changes to Daylight Saving Time could cause tech problems
...n that interacts with U.S. business partners will need to undertake a review of their time-related exposures.
Since time is running short, and some glitches
are inevitable, Gartner advised organizations to run a communications program for all staff well in advance of the change, and said support service ma...