Trachoma cannot be obliterated with just one dose of antibiotic
A study carried in eight Ethiopian villages for two years found that a single dose of an antibiotic is insufficient to nip infection causing trachoma, which happens to be the// primary cause of blindness.
A previous study in one Tanzanian village had seemed to show that a single distribution ...
Successful Islet Cell Transplant in Mice With Type 1 Diabetes
...s study, the research team used a mutant strain of mice in which p53 activity can be switched on and off. “In principle, tumors in these mice could be obliterated
by turning p53 back on,” says Thomas-Tikhonenko. “The problem was that a protein called MDM2 sent p53 into the teeth of the proteasome shredder.” The ...
How Healthy Is A Regular Dose Of Cod Liver Oil?
...lation that it contained dioxins, above the prescribed// limits. Dioxins are usually by-products of the industrial processes, which are supposed to be obliterated
by the manufacturing outfits.
Though there is no immediate reaction on the health, prolonged use can have deleterious effects linked to cancer....
The heat is on: Warm up time for Malaria’s clim
... The new study is slated to be published this week in the Online Edition of the National Academy of Sciences
Though malaria has been completely obliterated
in several parts of the world, still many hundreds or millions of people world over get affected due to it. Infact, the highland regions and deserts a...
Cancer Stems From Stem Cells?
...eneath every tumor, there are abnormal stem cells that support malignant tissues. This is probably the reason why a tumor resurfaces after it has been obliterated
by anti-cancer drugs. There could also lead to further research on anti-cancer drugs, that could be developed according to the severity of the anomaly...
Gambling monkeys give insight into neural machinery of risk
...ho are compulsive gamblers. While it's always dangerous to anthropomorphize, it seemed as if these monkeys got a high out of getting a big reward that obliterated
any memory of all the losses that they would experience following that big reward," said Platt.
Confident that they had developed a valid animal mo...
Are You Ready for Identity Theft?
...it card, rental or anything else that requires a credit report, request that your Social Security number on the application be truncated or completely obliterated
and your original credit report be shredded before your eyes or returned to you once a decision has been made. A lender or rental manager needs to ret...
...hence to the inferior vena cava , allowing placental blood to bypass the liver.
After birth, the umbilical vein and ductus venosus are completely obliterated
two to five days postpartum; the former becomes the ligamentum teres and the latter becomes the ligamentum venosum . In the disease state of cirrho...