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Scientists opens black box on bacterial growth in cystic fibrosis lung infection

10/17/2014
Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have shown for the first time how bacteria can grow directly in the lungs of Cystic fibrosis patients, giving them the opportunity to get tremendous insights into bacteria behavior and growth in chronic infections. The study also discovered the bacterial growth in chronic lung infections among cystic fibrosis (CF) patients was halted or slowed... [Comments]

Emergency aid for overdoses

10/17/2014
This news release is available in German . To date, antidotes exist for only a very few drugs. When treating overdoses, doctors are often limited to supportive therapy such as induced vomiting. Treatment is especially difficult if there is a combination of drugs involved. So what can be done if a child is playing and accidentally swallows his grandmother's pills? ETH professor Jean... [Comments]

Modeling tumor dormancy

10/16/2014
Cancer constantly wages war on the human body. Battles are won, lost or sometimes end in a stalemate. In pancreatic cancer, this stalemate—known as tumor dormancy—can last up to 25 years before becoming aggressively malignant, a phenomena that is poorly understood. A new com... [Comments]Modeling tumor dormancy

EPA grant will help localities conserve headwater wetlands

10/16/2014
Researchers at William and Mary's Virginia Institute of Marine Science have received a 3-year, $392,773 grant from the Environmental Protection Agency to identify the streams and wetlands most vulnerable to sea-level rise, and to develop tools to help local governments and citizens conserve... [Comments]EPA grant will help localities conserve headwater wetlands

New report synthesizes best available science on management of moist mixed-conifer forests

10/16/2014
Oregon and Washington land managers have a new synthesis of recent research findings to inform their management of eastside moist mixed-conifer (MMC) forests in the two states. The Ecology and Management of Moist Mixed-Conifer Forests in Eastern Oregon and Washington: A Synthesis of the Relevant Biophysical Science and Implications for Future Land Management, a general technical report pu... [Comments]

Cryptic clues drive new theory of bowel cancer development

10/16/2014
Melbourne researchers have challenged conventional thinking on how the bowel lining develops and, in the process, suggested a new mechanism for how bowel cancer starts. The researchers produced evidence that stem cells are responsible for maintaining and regenerating the 'crypts' that ar... [Comments]Cryptic clues drive new theory of bowel cancer development

Plant communities produce greater yield than monocultures

10/16/2014
Although monocultures can be cultivated efficiently, they are anything but sustainable: environmental damage to soil and water caused by monoculture cultivation is becoming increasingly evident. Despite their disadvantages, however, monocultures remain the principal crop form and are regarded as the sole possibility of achieving higher yields in plant production – quite wrongfully, finds... [Comments]

New perspectives for development of an RSV vaccine

10/16/2014
Respiratory Syncytial Virus causes severe respiratory tract infections and worldwide claims the lives of 160,000 children each year. Scientists at VIB and Ghent University have succeeded in developing a promising vaccination strategy to counteract this common virus infection. Xavier Saelens (VIB/UGent): "We discovered a new vaccination strategy that paves the way for the development of a... [Comments]

S-equol supplements associated with improved measures of reproductive health in postmenopausal women

10/16/2014
Northridge, Calif. (October 16, 2014) – Post-menopausal women experienced improvements in vaginal atrophy, with no significant effect on hormone levels or genital bleeding, after 12 weeks of daily 10 milligram (mg) doses of an investigational fermented soy germ-based nutritional supplement previously shown to help relieve certain menopause symptoms, according to a new peer-reviewed pilot... [Comments]

NXT-ID Inc. to Present at 13th Annual FiRe Conference

10/16/2014
SHELTON, Conn. , October 16, 2014 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD and NXTDW) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market announces that it will present its leading edge technologies including Wocket™, the Smart Wallet, at the 13 th annual Future in Review® (FiRe) Conferenece. FiRe is a leading glo... [Comments]

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