KIND Snacks Unaffected by Peanut Butter Recall
- All KIND Products Completely Safe, Include No Ingredients from PCA -
NEW YORK, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Today KIND Snacks reconfirmed that it is not affected by the Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) recall, and PCA does not supply any peanut products used in any variety of KIND Fruit + Nut...
Study examines risk factors for cancer in unaffected breast of breast cancer patients
A new study identifies certain patient and tumor characteristics that may help indicate which breast cancer patients would be the most likely to benefit from preventive surgery to remove the unaffected
breast. Published in the March 1, 2009 issue of CANCER , a peer-reviewed journal of the Americ...
Grocery Manufacturers Association: National Brands of Jarred Peanut Butter Not Affected by PCA Recall, Many Food Products Unaffected by Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) Recall
WASHINGTON, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the food industry continue to investigate products affected by last week's Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) recall it is important for the media and consumers to know that national brands of ja...
Cancer Care Unaffected by Doctor Reimbursement Changes
Study says Medicare Modernization Act yet to show drop-off in access predicted by critics
TUESDAY, July 8 (HealthDay News) -- Chemotherapy patients have not lost access to care despite federal legislation that has reduced reimbursements to their doctors in recent years, a new report fi...
Patients perceived cancer care unaffected by lower Medicare reimbursements
Patients perceive no significant change in the quality of care for cancer since the United States government passed the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA) according to a study published in the November 15, 2007 issue of CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of t...
Hospital Equipment Unaffected By Cell Phone Use
Calls made on cellular phones have no negative impact on hospital medical devices, according to Mayo Clinic researchers. The new finding has dispelled// the long-held notion that they are unsafe to use in health care facilities.
In a study published in the March issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedin...
Health Care Costs Unaffected by Rebate
A new research has revealed that those who sign up to private health insurance to avoid tax or financial penalties were often younger, healthier and less likely// to be admitted to hospital as private patients.
These findings have cast doubt on claims that an increase in the number of people ...
Tooth Decay Bacteria Unaffected By Altered Biochemical Pathway
Streptococcus mutans, the bacteria responsible for causing tooth decay, are able to survive and multiply without an essential biochemical pathway that is considered// vital for the survival of normal cells.
Researchers at the University of Florida have revealed that the tooth decay causing bact...
Finding key to cancer drug Gleevec's limitations
...dy findings point to a new goal in CML treatment: to find ways to make imatinib specifically kill the leukemia-initiating cells that at present remain unaffected
by the drug.
She and her team are currently testing several two-drug combinations using their mouse model. Imatinib is being combined either with ...
Scientists learn why even treated genital herpes sores boost the risk of HIV infection
...ealed genital HSV-2 lesions at concentrations 2 to 37 times greater than in unaffected
genital skin. Treatment with acyclovir did not reduce this long-lasting, hi...l sores was twice as high in biopsies from the sites of these sores as from unaffected
control skin. Moreover, the level of CCR5 expression in CD4+ T cells at the...
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Clinical Trial Participation Unaffected by Disclosure of Investigator's Financial Stake, Food and Drug Law Journal Article Finds
WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The willingness to
participate in a clinical investigation of a new drug or device is not
affected by the investigator's financial stake in the outcome of the trial,
concludes a new study reported in an article in the latest issue of the
Food and ...
More Gene Mutations Linked to Autism Risk
... studies have many advantages. We have learned a lot both from genetic analyses of children with autism as well as analyses of their patents and their unaffected
The researchers compared genetic samples of 3,832 individuals from 912 families with multiple children with ASDs from the AGRE cohort...
PARI Pharma's Nebulized DSCG Shows Results Similar to Inhaled Steroids in Asthma Studies Presented at ATS
...affected. In-vitro breath simulation tests mimicking breathing patterns of 3 and 10 year old children demonstrated drug delivery performance is nearly unaffected
when electronic eFlow Technology nebulizers were used for inhalation. The novel 6% DSCG solution may also offer new therapeutic perspectives due to t...
Autism Genes Discovered; Help Shape Connections Among Brain Cells
... over 3,100 subjects from 780 families of children affected with ASDs, then performed further studies in a cohort of 1,200 affected subjects and 6,500 unaffected
controls. They then replicated their results in two additional independent cohorts. In total, they analyzed DNA from 12,834 subjects.
Scientists Unmask Genetic Markers Associated With Psoriasis
... risk of psoriasis. They scanned millions of DNA variations in the genome to find those that occur significantly more often in psoriasis patients than unaffected
The study was led by James Elder, M.D., Ph.D., a professor in the Department of Dermatology, and Abecasis. Among the first authors were ...
Neuronetrix Announces Preliminary Alzheimer's Study Results at the Society for Neuroscience Conference
... that Alzheimer's disease is the 7th leading
cause of death in the US. Those affected by Alzheimer's disease survive only
about half as long as those unaffected
and of similar age. In 2005,
Medicare/Medicaid spending totaled $112 billion on beneficiaries with
Alzheimer's and other dementias.
Diagenic Announces Launch of First Breast Cancer Gene-Expression Blood Test
...aunch the test in India because of the interest
generated by its large clinical study across the country, which confirmed
the test's gene signature is unaffected
by ethnic variation.
"We hope that by introducing a test that uses peripheral blood rather
than tissue from the actual breast, more women will be en...
Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Positive Findings With Pegylated Enzyme in Prostate Cancer Models
...t produced by the combination treatment was significantly better than
docetaxel alone (p=0.003).
Xenograft Du145luc results
-- Tumor volume growth unaffected
by combination treatment, as
expected. Human Du145luc prostate tumor cells do not produce hyaluronan,
and no change in interstitial fluid pressure was...
VAP Cholesterol Test Helps Reveal Association Between Adiponectin Levels and Atherosclerosis
...d National Cholesterol Education Program ATP III
recommendations calling for more accurate, direct low-density lipoprotein
(LDL) measurement, which is unaffected
by triglycerides. The VAP
Cholesterol Test -- the new standard of care for patients at risk for
cardiovascular disease -- is available through nationa...
DG041 Blocks Platelet Aggregation Through a Novel Mechanism and does not Increase Bleeding Time When Given Alone or with Plavix(TM) or Aspirin
... sites of plaque but not over normal blood vessels.
The formation of these thrombi is dependent on signaling through EP3. This
pathway is left largely unaffected
by existing anti-platelet drugs such as
aspirin and Plavix(TM). deCODE is actively pursuing partnership
opportunities for the latter phases of the cli...
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Erythropoietin RIA Test
Description:...enitor cells. Endogenous, N-glycosylated EPO is cleared at a constant rate, with a half-life estimated at 1.5 - 2 hours. The clearance rate is largely unaffected
by EPO levels or tissue utilization. Therefore, circulating EPO levels reflect production rates .
Jelkmann W Physiol Rev 72:449-489, 1992
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.
Description:... a comfortable knitted support with a silicone insert alongside the Achilles tendon and under the heel. An additional heel cushion is provided for the unaffected
foot. It is worn to treat Achilles tendon injuries....
Company:Bauerfeind USA, Inc.
Bauerfeind™ AchilloTrain® Active Achiles Tendon Support
Description:...ritation of the Achilles tendon is provided by the integrated viscoelastic heel wedge (raises heel about 6 mm). A separate cushion is provided for the unaffected
leg to offset the length difference....
HDL-C Immuno FS
Description:...For Hitachi 717. Specific immunochemical inhibition of non-HDL-lipoproteins. Excellent correlation with established reference methods. Endpoint assay. unaffected
by interfering substances. Liquid stable, ready-to-use reagent. Available with calibrator: Trucal HDL/LDL and control: Trulab L....
LDL-C Select FS
Description:...uid stable, ready-to-use reagent. Selective direct single measurement. Only one measurement. Excellent correlation with established reference methods. unaffected
by interfering substances. Available with Calibrator: Trucal HDL/LDL and control: TruLab L....
The Acceava Trichomonas Rapid Test
Features:... Easy - to - Run - Dipstick simple, one reagent. Accurate - 95% agreement against Composite Reference Standard (culture and wet mount). unaffected
by other common infections. Fast - Results in approximately 10 minutes. Flexible - Requires minimal training and lab personnel. Objective - Provides...
Stock Saver Universal Hip
Eliminate the need for overnight freight bills
Stock Saver Hip can be assembled as a left or right
No bulky joint mounting relief on unaffected
side of pelvic section
Available with our Infinity Joint
Pivoting pelvic adjustment.
Modular components for unique sizing needs. ...
Company:Sky Medical, Inc.
SST-1 Whole-field Scotopic Sensitivity Tester
Features:...etermined in 1 - 2 minutes.
No need for the patient to maintain accurate fixation. No requirement for refractive correction. Results are relatively unaffected
by mild cataract.
Lightweight (4 lbs.) and compact. Fits easily into briefcase-sized traveling case (optional).
All necessary controls are on th...
Company:LKC Technologies, Inc.
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...e? - New Hanover Health Network of Wilmington, North Carolina serving Pender, New Hanover, Duplin, Onslow, Brunswich, Columbus, ... Everyone is an unaffected
carrier of several autosomal recessive faulty genes. • Autosomal recessive inheritance refers to the pattern of inheritance of a ... Thu...
...ually... An asymptomatic carrier is a person or other organism that has contracted an infectious disease, but who displays no symptoms. Although unaffected
by the disease themselves, carriers can transmit it to others. A number of animal species can also act as carriers of human... Definition of as...
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Should embryos with a hereditary disorder be transferred if no unaffected embryos are available?
Barcelona, Spain: The numbers of cycles of preimplantation genetic diagnosis or screening are rising steadily in Europe with over 2,700 reported in 2004 (the most recent year for which data are available). Fertility centres are able to screen for a growing number of genetically related conditions,...
Many cats unaffected by catnip, C&EN reports
Have you ever met a cat that doesn't go crazy over catnip? As it turns out, half of the cats in the world don't respond to it at all, according to the "What's That Stuff" column in the Aug. 1 issue of Chemical & Engineering News, the weekly newsmagazine published by the American Chemical Societ...
Women often opt to surgically remove their breasts, ovaries to reduce cancer risk
...y among women with breast cancer and evaluated the impact of cancer risk, timing and age.
Rate of increase was measured among 211 women with known unaffected
BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation carriers. BRCA1 and BRCA2 are hereditary gene mutations that indicate an increased risk for developing breast cancer. Addition...
Single thawed embryo transfer after PGD does not affect pregnancy rates
...l not feel pressurised to have more than one embryo replaced (with the increased risk of multiple pregnancies) in order to make use of their biopsied, unaffected
embryos for which, otherwise, they might have little use. Now, these frozen blastocysts offer them the chance of an additional healthy pregnancy witho...
DNA template could explain evolutionary shifts
...of the human genome. "
The observation of mosaicism for an apparent mitotically generated, FoSTeS/MMBIR-mediated complex PMP22 rearrangement in the unaffected
mother of two children with neuropathy suggests this mechanism can have
implications for genetic counseling regarding recurrence risk.
Enzyme involved in inflammatory bowel disease discovered at Penn State College of Medicine
...el. The European researchers found an alteration in the meprin gene that correlated with IBD. They then compared the levels of meprin in affected and unaffected
sections of colons from IBD patients and from healthy people. The amount of enzyme in the IBD patient's inflamed colon was significantly lower than th...
NASA uses satellite to unearth innovation in crop forecasting
...ce, and corn have more than doubled in the last 24 months, hitting countries like Haiti, Bangladesh, and Burkina Faso the hardest. And the U.S. is not unaffected
-- drought in 2008 led to an estimated $1.1 billion in crop losses in Texas alone.
"This advance is making it possible for us to do our job in a m...
UMMS researchers isolate first 'neuroprotective' gene in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
...ium of researchers from the U.S., Mexico, Israel and Europe examined more than 300,000 genetic variants in over 1,800 people with ALS and nearly 2,200 unaffected
controls. The approach is based on the assumption that naturally occurring gene variations can influence both disease susceptibility and the way a dis...
Small molecules might block mutant protein production in Huntington's disease
...r embryonic development, nerve function and other bodily processes. Any treatment that interferes with the mutant forms must leave the normal forms as unaffected
as possible, Dr. Corey said.
"Attempting to intervene is very risky, but because the problem is important, it's worth doing," he said.
In the cu...
HIV-1 protease inhibitor induced oxidative stress in pancreatic B-cells: thymoquinone protection
...cant decrease in the levels of the antioxidants, cytosolic superoxide dismutase (Cu/Zn SOD) and glutathione, whereas mitochondrial SOD levels remained unaffected
in pancreatic beta-cells (INS-1 cells) exposed to nelfinavir. However, the mitochondrial uncoupling protein (UCP2) levels were up-regulated during nel...
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Northwest Biotherapeutics Announces Plans to De-list From AIM and Consolidate its Stock Market Listing in U.S.
... lack of significant liquidity or other current benefits from the Company's AIM listing; and
The ability to continue the Company's U.S. listing, unaffected
by the De-listing from AIM.
The annual meeting of the Company's shareholders will be convened shortly and the relevant circular and...
deCODE Announces Transfer of the Listing of its Common Stock from Nasdaq Global Market to Nasdaq Capital Market
...al Market. It includes the securities of approximately 550
companies. deCODE's trading symbol will remain DCGN and trading of its common
stock will be unaffected
by the transfer.
The Panel's determination follows deCODE's hearing before the Panel on
December 18, 2008, regarding its non-compliance with Na...
Global Confidence in Innovation Holds Despite Economy
San Francisco, CA (Vocus) January 29, 2009 -- The public's inclination toward innovative products was largely unaffected
by the drop in consumer confidence last year, according to the 2008 IIIP Innovation Confidence Index that was expanded to cover every region of the ...
WuXi PharmaTech Will Focus U.S. Operations on Laboratory Testing Services
...rong customer demand. Our biologics testing, cell
banking and cell therapy operations in Philadelphia and our St. Paul and
Atlanta operations will be unaffected
by these actions."
WuXi expects to record (i) cash restructuring charges, estimated to total
approximately $2.5 to $3.5 million, consisting pr...
Amylin Pharmaceuticals Announces Strategic Restructuring and Workforce Reduction
...and Company on the global development and commercialization of
exenatide is unaffected
by the restructuring.
"We've made a difficult, but necessary, decision as...he Company's Ohio facility, where exenatide once weekly is
manufactured, is unaffected
by the restructuring. After the workforce
reduction, Amylin's employee base...
VAP(R) Cholesterol Test Helps Researchers Identify Treatment Effects of Combination Therapy
...d National Cholesterol Education Program ATP
III recommendations calling for more accurate, direct low-density
lipoprotein (LDL) measurement, which is unaffected
by triglycerides. The
VAP Cholesterol Test -- the new standard of care for patients at risk for
cardiovascular disease -- is available through nationa...
EntreMed Announces Stock Listing Transfer to Nasdaq Capital Market
... in substantially
the same manner as the Nasdaq Global Market. EntreMed's trading symbol will
remain "ENMD" and trading of the Company's stock will be unaffected
change. Securities listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market must meet certain
financial requirements and adhere to Nasdaq's corporate governance
US College Students Needing TB Testing Now Have the Benefit of QFT(TM)
...sing bacteria, secreting a cytokine called
interferon-gamma. QFT accurately measures the interferon-gamma response in
a sensitive enzyme assay. QFT is unaffected
by previous BCG vaccination and
most other mycobacteria. Unlike the TST, it requires only one patient
visit, is a controlled laboratory test, and prov...
Ondine Biopharma Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
... study to eradicate Gram-negative
bacteria including E. faecalis, which can be difficult to kill even using
bleach as a disinfectant. The bacteria are unaffected
by the light or the
photosensitizer when used alone. When exposed to the Periowave(TM)
Photodisinfection System, these virulent pathogens are complete...
Teva to Acquire Barr
...orldwide. Under the terms of the agreement, each share of
Barr common stock will be converted into $39.90 in cash and 0.6272 Teva
ADRs. Based upon the unaffected
NASDAQ closing price of Teva's ADRs on July
16, 2008, the indicated combined per share consideration for each
outstanding share of Barr common stock a...
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unaffected in Biological Definition
... blood vessel disease, microangiopathy . Interestingly, small vessel disease is minimized by tight blood glucose control, but large vessel disease is unaffected
by tight blood glucose control.
Small vessel disease complications:
proliferative retinopathy which can lead to blindness ;
...e usual two copies of chromosome 13, and other cells have three copies of the chromosome.
Patau syndrome due to a translocation can be inherited. An unaffected
person can carry a rearrangement of genetic material between chromosome 13 and another chromosome. This rearrangement is called a balanced translocati...
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...cells ... osteocyte transition in conjunction with mineral deposition. ... In contrast, the murine mature osteocyte cell line, MLO-Y4, was unaffected
by ... Although the osteocyte density was increased in cancellous bone of Smad-3 ... ...
...Heterozygous from Biology-Online.org dictionary. ... is it the heterozygous or homozygous that protects , many ... The other parents and their unaffected
son were heterozygous for the same mutation. ... both likely to be sporadic, heterozygous , dominant negative mutations. ... Mice heterozygou...
...pecies derives a ... For true commensalism , the second species must be unaffected
by the presence of ... Commensalism . Other websites on ... and 0 = Co...asitism. Rabbits in Australia. The "Degeneracy" of Parasites ... relatively unaffected
( = commensalism ) may also benefit ( = mutualism) ... Commensalism i...