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Fat Overrides Effects of Vitamin C

Fats in our stomach may reduce the protective effects of antioxidants such as vitamin C.// Scientists at the University of Glasgow found that in the presence of lipid the ability of antioxidants, such as ascorbic acid (the active component of vitamin C), to protect against the generation of potenti...

Burnham researchers illuminate mechanisms that regulate DNA damage control and replication

...monstrates that Ddk not only activates the initiation of DNA replication, but it also monitors the checkpoint during DNA damage control and eventually overrides the checkpoint to re-initiates DNA replication." These findings suggest a highly complex role for Ddk in DNA replication, S-phase checkpoint monito...

Major study of opiate use in children's hospitals provides simple steps to alleviate harm

...tes safely. For instance, hospital teams followed standard protocols for weaning patients off long-term doses of opiates. They reduced prescription overrides in which nurses gave pain medications to children before double-checking with a pharmacist. And they worked hard to ensure that all caregivers had up-...

Flaws in the barcoded technology used to reduce medication administration errors identified

...he article also lists many recommendations for identifying the problems and mitigating workarounds. Four of the study hospitals reduced the number of overrides dramatically by following these recommendations. "The causes of workarounds are neither rare nor secret," added Koppel. "They are hidden in plain ...

Alzheimer's disease as a case of brake failure?

... both in the mouse model and in the human tissue the disease process drives the protein out into the cell's cytoplasm. This disrupts the status quo, overrides the brake and unleashes a chain of events that ultimately leads to the death of the cells and the resulting dementia. "The ejection of Cdk5 out of ...

Drive-Through Mastectomies Threaten Patients' Lives

...y time following breast surgery must be made within the sacred relationship between a woman and her doctor. Not reduced to a business decision that overrides a doctor's best judgment and the patient's best interest. Breast cancer is a serious condition that requires serious -- and sensitive -- attention ...

National Health Care Alliance Gains New Members Against Aetna's New Anesthesia Policy

... Director of the New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists stated that "We cannot stand on the sidelines and watch Aetna enforce its judgment that overrides the professional opinion of an entire medical community. Aetna's new policy strips away the rights of physicians, and the implications for the health ...

The Queen Of All Contraceptives Released

...g Administration approved a new birth control pill, Lybrel. It is as effective at preventing pregnancy as the other pills already in the market , but overrides them with one advantage: Women who take it will never get their periods. Lybrel is landing on pharmacy shelves this month. Now menstruation may n...

Should Menstrual Suppression Be a Lifestyle Choice?

...l and unhealthy, this would not prove that suppressing menstruation is better, she adds. Menstrual suppression itself is unnatural; a drug chronically overrides the physiological changes associated with the menstrual cycle, thereby creating an underlying hormonal environment that is not found in nature. ...

Should Menstrual Suppression Be a Lifestyle Choice?

...l and unhealthy, this would not prove that suppressing menstruation is better, she adds. Menstrual suppression itself is unnatural; a drug chronically overrides the physiological changes associated with the menstrual cycle, thereby creating an underlying hormonal environment that is not found in nature. ...
overrides in Biological News

Fat overrides effects of vitamin C

Fats in our stomach may reduce the protective effects of antioxidants such as vitamin C. Scientists at the University of Glasgow found that in the presence of lipid the ability of antioxidants, such as ascorbic acid (the active component of vitamin C), to protect against the generation of potential...

Caltech researchers explore how cells reconcile mixed messages in decisions about growth

...leagues have found is that contact inhibition is not a "master switch" that overrides all other environmental signals. The human body is, after all, a complex en...the brakes on cell division. But if EGF levels rise above the threshold, it overrides the effects of cell-cell contact and promotes cell division and tissue grow...

One of the Largest Wendy's(R) Franchisees, Tar Heel Capital, Reduces Fraud and Slashes Costs with DigitalPersona

...iated with cash register theft and time clock fraud. "Back when we were using swipe cards, we experienced significant abuses in fictitious voids, overrides and time clock fraud. By deploying DigitalPersona fingerprint readers, we substantially reduced theft at each location and saw an immediate drop in f...

Root or shoot? EAR calls the shots

...oots start to sprout where none have been. The active ingredient, a synthetic version of the plant hormone auxin that regulates root growth in plants, overrides the molecular switch that keeps auxin-responsive genes turned off in parts of the plant that are above ground. In an earlier study, Long and his te...

NASA data link pollution to rainy summer days in the southeast

...factors can override this dispersion effect. In the Southeast, summertime conditions for large, frequent storms are already in place, a factor that overrides the rain-thwarting dispersion effect. When conditions are poised to form big storms, updrafts carry the smaller, pollution-seeded raindrops high into ...

Radiant Systems Selects BIO-key(R) Biometric Software for POS Solution

...In addition to being more convenient, the BIO-key solution eliminates the possibility of sharing passwords or identity cards, and assures that manager overrides are properly authenticated. "We are pleased that Radiant, a world leading POS supplier, recognized the value of our VST solution and embedded it into...

Radiant Systems Selects BIO-key(R) Biometric Software for POS Solution

...In addition to being more convenient, the BIO-key solution eliminates the possibility of sharing passwords or identity cards, and assures that manager overrides are properly authenticated. "We are pleased that Radiant, a world leading POS supplier, recognized the value of our VST solution and embedded it into...

Trusting your instincts leads you to the right answer

...till an apple whether rotated or not. So while the lower-level cognitive process spots the rotated image as the odd one out, the higher-level function overrides that decision and dismisses the rotated object because it is the same as all the other symbols. When subjects were given the time to engage their high...

Engineered heart tissue offers insights into irregular heartbeats, defibrillator failure

...e ventricular tachycardia by delivering electrical pulses to a single site at a rate slightly higher than the rate of tachycardia. Such pacing usually overrides the abnormal heart waves to restore a normal rhythm, Bursac said. In 5 to 20 percent of cases, however, the anti-tachycardia pacing can result in a...
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