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World Anti-Aging Congress 2009 Defies Global Economic Downturn, Demonstrating Strength of Anti-Aging Medical Movement
...tigious affiliations in the gerontological establishment, for truth, academic integrity, and scientific professionalism … in a wanton effort to sabotage
and retard a global movement of clinicians, practicing physicians on the front lines who have embraced that aging is not inevitable, and is indeed, pr...
UHW Trustees File Federal Suit Against Former Officers for Undermining Members
...lli and ousted officers of UHW engaged in pattern to weaken local union and sabotage
bargaining while still serving as officers and employees, despite fiduciary...nd other disgraced former officers of the local union for their attempts to sabotage
UHW's representation of its members.
"At a time when our members in Ca...
Abuse Pattern Develops as Second Indiana Planned Parenthood Covers Up Statutory Rape of 13-Year-Old
...ete investigation." She adds, "Mandatory reporting laws are necessary for the protection of young girls, and Planned Parenthood must not be allowed to sabotage
The video can be viewed at www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTxsWZz9whg and can also be found with more information on The Mona Lisa Project ...
Surgeons Predict Foot Pain Will Increase in January
Consult a physician or trainer before starting a new exercise routine.
Foot pain doesn't have to sabotage
New Year's resolutions to exercise. Listen to your body. If pain in the foot or ankle lasts five to seven days in a row, see a foot and ankle surgeon....
Pennsylvania Seniors Speak Out Against Medicare Advantage Cuts
...erations that I only paid a minimal
co-pay for because of my Medicare Advantage plan. I'm very happy with my
plan and upset that Congress is trying to sabotage
Claire Fuller, Williamsport, PA
"I just turned 65 and am new to Medicare Advantage but I was so happy
after my invasive knee surgery a couple...
Hundreds of Workers Gather to Denounce Efforts to Thwart Union Democracy
...uded misusing member dues to engage in a
disinformation campaign about UHW, breaching member confidentiality,
colluding with nursing home operators to sabotage
bargaining efforts and falsely claiming that UHW coordinated with the
California Nurses Association to derail its organizing efforts ...
Study in Circulation Research details how diabetes drives atherosclerosis
...e hydrogen peroxide (H202) that drive free radical production, inflammation and cell damage in many diseases.
Researchers found that AGEs and H202 sabotage
ERK5 by encouraging the attachment to it of a small ubiquitin-related modifier (SUMO), a protein tag used by cells to fine-tune their control over pro...
Bevacizumab found to improve survival for patients with advanced breast cancer
...survival of 11.3 months compared to 6 months on standard chemotherapy alone.
"This therapy is a one-two punch! You hit the tumor with the chemo and sabotage
new blood vessel growth by restricting its oxygen supply with Avastin," said Dr. Melody Cobleigh, co-author of the study and director of the Coleman F...
Nurses Protest Violent Tactics Against Picketers
... Sunday Car Fire sabotage
Is Latest Attack on Striking Nurses
BECKLEY, W.Va., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nearly 700
striking nurses at Appalachian Regional Health...
sabotage in Biological News
Pathogens use previously undescribed mechanism to sabotage host immune system
New research identifies a previously unknown enzymatic mechanism that subverts the early host immune response and promotes pathogenicity by manipulating a common signaling pathway in host cells. The research, published by Cell Press in the December 14th issue of Molecular Cell, may have important ...
Malfunctioning bone marrow cells sabotage nerve cells in diabetes
Malfunctioning bone marrow cells that produce insulin appear to cause a dangerous nerve condition called neuropathy that disables many people with diabetes, said a research team led by Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
The report from researchers at BCM, Shiga University of Medical Science i...
Environmental chemical cocktail may sabotage sperm
New research has shown that combinations of chemicals found in everyday products and food have subtle but potentially damaging effects on sperm fertility.
Professor Lynn Fraser told the 21st annual conference of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology today (Wednesday), that he...
Viruses, start your engines!
... types may possess a similar motor, including the virus that causes herpes, the results may also assist pharmaceutical companies developing methods to sabotage
Researchers from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind., and the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., collaborat...
Brown University and Women & Infants Hospital expand national children's study to Bristol County
...and and Massachusetts."
"The National Children's Study is a vital initiative that Congress year after year has saved from administration efforts to sabotage
it," said Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.). "I'm glad Brown University and Women& Infants Hospital, through their role in this groundbreaking study, ...
Death, division or cancer? Newly discovered checkpoint process holds the line in cell division
...itabine, exploit the mechanisms of mitosis to kill cancer cells. Although they act through very different mechanisms, both paclitaxel and gemcitabine sabotage
the events monitored by the checkpoint proteins, which then leads to cell death. According to Yen, a deeper understanding of the mechanisms of mitosis...
Researchers discover critical detail of cellular defense against genetic mistakes
...der the process to stop reading part way through the genetic instructions. Such mutations result in the building of incomplete, disabled proteins that sabotage
natural processes by competing for spots usually held by their full-length counterparts, or by simply not working. Mutations of this type cause geneti...
'Hot spots' the key to controlling European carp in Australia
... is currently investigating a range of promising control measures, including techniques designed to trap carp but not native fish, and also methods to sabotage
Key to lung cancer chemo resistance revealed
...g the materials and pumping them out of the cell. Another gene called KEAP1 encodes products that stop this cleansing process. But lung cancer cells sabotage
the expression of these same genes to block assault from chemotherapy drugs.
"What we're seeing is that lung cancer cells recruit and distort NRF...
Researchers find 'secret weapon' used by SARS virus
... at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) have uncovered one of those tricks: a "secret weapon" that the SARS coronavirus uses to sabotage
the immune defenses of infected cells. Experiments conducted by the UTMB scientists show that a SARS coronavirus protein called "nsp1" causes the brea...
sabotage in Biological Technology
The MedZilla Report: May 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health
As it becomes more difficult to secure available jobs, it has become more important than ever for applicants to ensure that they don't sabotage
themselves in preventable ways. Generally this can be avoided by securing letters of recommendation -- and, if their careers are in sales, items for t...
Browser-based attacks may pose next big IT security nightmare
...r functions. These attacks are unleashed when someone visits a web page that appears harmless, but actually contains hidden malicious code intended to sabotage
a computer or compromise privacy. The result of the attack may be as simple as a crashed browser; or as serious as the theft of personal information o...
The high cost of employee disengagement
...und connection to their company.
These first two numbers add up to a whopping seventy-one percent of workers that are in cruise control and active sabotage
mode. While Gallup does not provide any estimates of productivity losses for employees that are merely disengaged, it is a safe bet that these employe...
Companies still neglect network security
...ecause hackers aren't writing malicious code for kicks, but for fun and profit, amateurs are doing their share of damage with rootkits, and internal sabotage
remains the highest security risk.
In addition, cyber criminals already are targeting wireless communications, and the plaintiff's bar is paying mo...
Combat RNase Contamination in the Lab
Trace amounts of ribonuclease (RNase)
contamination can sabotage
experiments. Since RNases are
ubiquitous in the laboratory environment--on your skin, in the
air, on anythin...