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(Date:9/1/2014)... after birth, every child in the U.S. undergoes a ... conditions, including sickle cell disease. Thousands of children born ... many suffer and die from the disease each year. ... to at least some of those deaths. , ... in the lab of George Whitesides, the Woodford L. ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... basic building block of DNAcould initiate fragile X syndrome, the most ... The Journal of Cell Biology . , ... on the X chromosome called fragile X mental retardation 1 ... men carry a so-called premutation, in which a series of DNA ... slightly longer than normal. These repeats are prone to even further ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... to a life without light. They emit echolocation sounds and ... to obstacles or prey. In their brains, they have a ... by researchers at Technische Universitt Mnchen (TUM) has shown for ... factors. , Closer objects appear larger ... object, the number of activated neurons in its brain increases. ...
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... June 1, 2010 -- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric ... of Miami (UM) to continue to lead its partnership ... (CIMAS). NOAA and UM scientists have worked ... of climate, hurricanes, and marine ecosystems along the southeastern ...
... Since the 1990s, a green fluorescent protein known simply as ... Northwest jellyfish, GFP allows scientists to visualize proteins inside of ... Two years ago, biologists who discovered and developed the protein ... work. However, using GFP as a fluorescent probe has ...
... viable due to aberrant chromosome distribution if they had ... German Cancer Research Center have investigated which genes are ... revealed that cancer cells rely on the tension ... Thus, proteins which maintain this tension are promising targets ...
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(Date:9/2/2014)... -- Two new studies further confirm the health benefits ... breast-fed have a lower risk of ear, throat and ... finds a similar trend when it comes to allergies. ... in the immediate newborn period," said Dr. Jennifer Wu, ... City. She was not involved in the new studies. ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... -- Melatonin supplements did not reduce delirium in seniors ... found. Many older hospital patients experience the sudden, ... their normal sleep-wake cycle. A lack of the hormone ... but there has been little research into whether melatonin ... 378 patients, average age 84, who had hip fracture ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... leading group of oncologists has released updated guidelines for ... cancer. HER2-negative breast tumors include cancers that ... the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) explained Tuesday ... of women with advanced breast cancer have HER2-negative tumors, ... aim is to improve both the length and quality ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... By Steven Reinberg ... (HealthDay News) -- As the Ebola outbreak continues to ... experts from the United States and the United Nations ... stem history,s biggest outbreak of the often-fatal virus. ... Disease Control and Prevention, said that without a greater ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Doctors trained in locations with less intensive (and expensive) ... clinical decisions that spare patients unnecessary and excessive medical ... Internal Medicine . , "Growing concern about the costs ... assessing physicians, ability to avoid the provision of unnecessary ... Outcomes Group and The Dartmouth Institute for Health ...
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... FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 31 The Office of National ... Services (HHS) issued key considerations and challenges for HIE implementation ... Title XIII funding document. , , ... Privacy and security of health information, including ...
... , , PHOENIX, Aug. 31 ... healthcare technology solutions for the ambulatory sector, announced today ... (NHIN), which is being developed to provide a secure, ... others involved in supporting healthcare. Noteworthy was one of ...
... 6 months of age, optometrists say , MONDAY, Aug. ... exam to their children,s back-to-school list, experts say. ... school without ever having an eye examination, even though ... , According to the American Optometric Association,s 2009 survey, ...
... identified a serious and previously misunderstood contaminant that ... into question. In a report published in the ... Leukocyte Biology ( http://www.jleukbio.org ), they show ... blood pressure in ailing patients also contains substances ...
... movie Gattaca, Ethan Hawke stars as a man with "inferior ... future. The 1997 film illustrates the very real fear ... information could be used negatively against us. Last year, ... way DNA data is made publicly available, health institutes in ...
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