Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - December 2010

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2010-12-30 Fungus may provide clue about human response to changes in circadian rhythm 0 None
2010-12-30 General anesthesia's similarities with and differences from sleep and coma 0 1.5
2010-12-30 Low levels of microbe-killing molecules improve survival rate of people with CGD 0 None
2010-12-30 Interaction of light with circadian systems 0 4
2010-12-30 Heart researchers find no evidence of toxicity in Longevinex 0 None
2010-12-30 Researchers to identify gene variants that cause ischemic stroke 0 None
2010-12-30 Neuroscientists say that general anesthesia is a reversible coma 0 None
2010-12-29 CFTR protein regulates inflammation and cell death in emphysema, chronic lung diseases 0 None
2010-12-29 ISCO to conduct discussion on ethical and medical advantages of human parthenogenetic stem cells 0 None
2010-12-29 Researchers develop breath-analysis technology for rapid detection of biomarkers 0 None
2010-12-29 Molecular interaction between structural HCV protein and protein critical to viral replication identified 0 None
2010-12-28 Exposure to persistent organic pollutants alters cortisol level in blood 0 5
2010-12-28 Study reports ROP18 protein protects parasite in host cell 0 None
2010-12-28 BIOMICs oversees SGIker DNA Bank to know genetic heritage of Basque lineage 0 None
2010-12-28 Met-FISC complex formation critical step in juvenile hormone signaling pathway 0 None
2010-12-28 International reference standards for use of bone turnover markers in clinical studies recommended 0 None
2010-12-28 Proellex vaginal delivery exhibits four times activity of oral dose in animal study 0 None
2010-12-28 ACT, Roslin Cells collaborate to establish hESC line bank using single-ceblastomere technique 0 None
2010-12-28 Turns mortal heart attacks into non-mortal heart attacks -- NIH study 0 None
2010-12-28 Biglycan protein offers potential therapy for muscular dystrophy 0 None
2010-12-27 Vitamin D levels of newborns appear to predict their risk of respiratory infections 0 None
2010-12-27 New findings may solve mystery about how starvation hormone affects multiple biological systems 0 None
2010-12-27 Exiqon announces introduction of GLP compliant services for miRNA biomarker screening 0 None
2010-12-27 Amygdala may contribute to rich, varied social life among humans: Scientists 0 None
2010-12-27 Stem cell therapy helps patient with diabetes gangrene recover from foot ulcer: ICMS conference 0 None
2010-12-27 Researchers develop microfluidic device to orient hundreds of embryos for research 0 None
2010-12-24 Near-complete data sets from fruit fly and roundworm genomes 0 None
2010-12-24 Gold-coated liposomes could make chemotherapy more effective without harmful side effects 0 None
2010-12-24 New derivation of stem cells from fat cells hold promise for therapeutic, cosmetic benefits 0 None
2010-12-24 AMPK activates autophagy by activating ATG1 enzyme 0 None
2010-12-24 Good Clostridia prevents development of allergies and inflammatory bowel disease 0 5
2010-12-24 Growth hormone may be hazardous for middle aged and older people 0 None
2010-12-24 Quercetin and resveratrol may play an important role in inflammation and insulin resistance 0 5
2010-12-24 China emerging as world leader in stem-cell R&D 0 None
2010-12-24 Molecular-level insights into how physical activity influences the heart 0 None
2010-12-24 Scientists tweak gene to mimick heart-strengthening effects of endurance training in sedentary mice 0 None
2010-12-24 Sequestering GSK3 enzyme leads to stabilization of proteins in cells 0 None
2010-12-24 Silencing of specific genes of germinal cell lines reduces brain tumors 0 None
2010-12-24 Paternal diet affects lipid metabolizing genes in offspring 1 None
2010-12-24 Researchers study relationship between MITF, ATF2 in melanoma development 0 None
2010-12-23 Oxytocin makes individuals feel calmer and dampens effect on fear receptor in the brain 0 None
2010-12-23 Brawn and stealth beat colorful and refined in evolutionary mating game 0 None
2010-12-23 Scientists pinpoint brain site where leptin hormone may trigger onset of puberty 0 None
2010-12-23 Power, anthropomorphism, and risk perception 0 None
2010-12-23 When will runners and swimmers reach their physical limit? 0 None
2010-12-23 Most Australians don't approve of IVF or abortion for sex-selection 0 None
2010-12-23 MCP-1 protein may contribute to failure of AV fistulas created for vascular access in dialysis patients 0 None
2010-12-23 Past experiences subconsciously influence behavior: Researchers 0 None
2010-12-23 Catalogs of fruit fly and roundworm's functional genomic elements 0 None
2010-12-23 Researchers discover recycling mechanism of signaling receptors 0 None
2010-12-23 Earlier diagnosis in Cowden syndrome patients predisposed to breast and kidney cancer 0 None
2010-12-23 Brain regions that 'fire up' due to suppression of automatic behaviour 0 None
2010-12-23 Arsenic agent for leukemia beneficial in treating medulloblastoma, Ewing's Sarcoma 0 None
2010-12-23 Scientist discovers molecular switch controlling synthesis of ribosomes 0 None
2010-12-23 Key to long-term weight-loss success is finding unique individual level of carbohydrate tolerance 0 None
2010-12-23 Later onset of puberty associated with malnutrition, earlier onset to childhood obesity 0 None
2010-12-23 Discovery highlights potential to combat HIV/AIDS 0 None
2010-12-23 BioTime enters MTA with UC to make research-grade hES cell lines 0 2
2010-12-23 Immunization with VLP vaccine results in functional, protective immune responses against RSV 0 None
2010-12-23 Researchers identify new regulator that play a critical role in B cell development 0 None
2010-12-23 Overexpression of Sox3 gene in mice causes XX male sex reversal 1 None
2010-12-23 Sequenom CMM authorizes SensiGene T21 LDT clinical validation study 0 None
2010-12-23 Male mice created without Y chromosome 0 None
2010-12-23 Combination of antigen and wax nanoparticles improves immunogenicity 0 None
2010-12-23 Genetic variant of brain receptor molecule may contribute to impulsive behavior 0 None
2010-12-23 Researchers discover protein that suppresses melanoma progression 0 None
2010-12-23 mTORC1 cellular pathway affects aging phenotype 0 None
2010-12-23 Loyola researcher receives $1.3 million NIH grant to study key heart protein 0 None
2010-12-23 TMEM106B gene appears to protect against frontotemporal lobar degeneration 0 None
2010-12-22 Tekmira begins patient dosing in TKM-PLK1 phase 1 trail for cancer 0 None
2010-12-22 Study finds specially designed probiotic can prevent obesity 0 None
2010-12-22 New nanoparticle-based diagnostic platform provides rapid detection of sepsis 0 None
2010-12-22 Gene changes during brain development can lead to male genitalia formation in female embryo 0 None
2010-12-22 Dynacare purchases Bruker MALDI Biotyper system for rapid microbial identification 0 None
2010-12-22 Excessive carbohydrates, rather than fat, may be the source of America's dietary woes 0 4
2010-12-22 Molecular breakdown of Bicoid protein vital for normal patterning of fruit fly's offspring 0 None
2010-12-22 Ability to recognize and remember faces peaks at age 30 to 34 0 None
2010-12-22 Time magazine declares NYSCF member as 2010 "Person who Matters" for innovative stem cell research 0 None
2010-12-22 Therapies to target self-renewing population of chemotherapy-resistant cells needed 0 None
2010-12-22 Researchers receive $100,000 NFL grant to study tissue engineering for spinal injuries 0 None
2010-12-22 Gold nanoparticles show great potential for tumour targeted drug delivery 0 None
2010-12-22 New research sheds light on how neurons make connections with one another 0 5
2010-12-22 New online tool helps scientists to find gene promoters 0 None
2010-12-22 Spinal Botox injection reduces pain 1 None
2010-12-22 UH scientist evaluates microRNAs as potential treatment strategy for ovarian cancer 0 None
2010-12-22 Altering balance among immune system cells could hold potential for T2D-associated inflammation treatment 0 4
2010-12-22 Popular Science magazine honors ONR-funded researchers on 2010 'Brilliant 10' list 0 None
2010-12-22 People with type 1 diabetes could grow their own insulin-producing cells, say researchers 0 5
2010-12-22 AIDS patients with serum biomarkers are predisposed to immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome 0 None
2010-12-21 High LSC scores associated with adverse outcomes in AML patients 0 None
2010-12-21 Spirulina dietary supplement may provide clinical benefits for ALS patients 0 5
2010-12-21 New genetic alteration predisposes individuals to Cowden syndrome 0 None
2010-12-21 Study on why whole orange is better than components 0 None
2010-12-21 Whites with mutations more likely to be susceptible to cocaine abuse 0 None
2010-12-21 Study provides evidence on prevalence of two separate mosquito species which carry malaria parasite 0 None
2010-12-21 Researchers present definitive explanation of how fibrotic cells destroy human liver 0 None
2010-12-21 Biomagnification of nanomaterials in simple food chain demonstrated 0 None
2010-12-21 XFELs technology can track damaged membrane protein structure 0 None
2010-12-21 Exiqon completes discovery phase program for early detection of colorectal cancer in blood 0 None
2010-12-21 Researchers develop new malaria vaccine strategy based on ingestion of genetically modified starch 0 None
2010-12-21 Study reveals novel role of adenosine signaling in sickle cell disease 0 None
2010-12-21 DNA sequence variations linked with heart's electrical rhythm in several surprising regions 0 None
2010-12-21 Genetic sequencing may serve as new diagnostic tool for unknown disease 0 5
2010-12-21 Ovarian cancer tissue and healthy tissue smell different 0 None
2010-12-21 New research sheds light on complex regulatory pathways for effective innate immune system 0 None
2010-12-21 Deinove to receive European patent for genetic engineering process 0 None
2010-12-21 New CPT code for use with T-SPOT.TB test 0 None
2010-12-21 Clue to the blues that come with the flu 0 None
2010-12-21 Researchers develop new lung imaging technique that causes minimum tissue disruption 0 None
2010-12-21 Scientists boost protein supply to enhance muscle function, reduce nerve-dependent fatigue in mice 0 None
2010-12-21 Exome sequencing leads to correct diagnosis and life-saving treatment for mysterious genetic disorder 0 None
2010-12-20 DNA tunneling detector embedded in a ‘Nanopore’ 0 None
2010-12-20 Mind Technologies to sell Emotiv EEG headset 0 5
2010-12-20 Spartan RX CYP2C19 DNA testing system receives European CE Mark certification 0 None
2010-12-20 Arrowhead launches new company, Ablaris to commercialize novel weight loss technology 0 None
2010-12-20 Hyperpriming in early stages of Alzheimer's disease explained 0 None
2010-12-20 Exosomes derived from lymphoma, colorectal cancer patients circulated through Aethlon's Hemopurifier 0 5
2010-12-20 FVCG invests $175,000 in Celvive for stem cell research in spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-12-20 State Roundup: UMass bone marrow registry practices probed; Insurance woes hit many Calif. middle income families 0 None
2010-12-20 Medical breakthrough: Scientists grow functioning human intestinal tissue from stem cells 0 5
2010-12-20 Scientists suggest targeting ion channels could offer effective pain relief 0 None
2010-12-17 First comprehensive textbook on psychology for medical students 0 None
2010-12-17 Goji berries' components are available in fruits and vegetables 0 None
2010-12-17 Amira identifies novel pre-clinical candidate for autotaxin lysophosphatidic acid related program 0 1
2010-12-17 Possible stem cell cure for AIDS 0 None
2010-12-17 Sustainable Phosphorus Summit, Feb. 3-5, 2011 0 None
2010-12-17 23andMe project aims at validating highly scalable pharmacogenomics research 0 None
2010-12-17 Astonishing diversity of microbes inhabit the human body 0 None
2010-12-17 Celator granted U.S. Patent covering CombiPlex technology platform 0 None
2010-12-17 Researchers contribute important expertise to new landmark study of medulloblastoma 0 None
2010-12-17 Researchers discover new way to prevent spread of cancer 0 None
2010-12-17 BioMimetic granted Canadian notice of patent allowance covering rhPDGF-BB platform technology formulations 0 None
2010-12-17 Gene variant affects brain function long before brain begins accumulating amyloid: Study 0 None
2010-12-17 'Histone code' needs to be used with caution 0 None
2010-12-17 Whitehead Institute Founding Member named recipient of 2011 Warren Triennial Prize of MGH 0 None
2010-12-17 Prions responsible for BSE can survive in new host environment 0 None
2010-12-17 Emotional intelligence and cognitive skills sharpen after 60 0 None
2010-12-17 Pediatric cancer researchers study medulloblastoma for new treatment 0 None
2010-12-17 Human fetal immune system entirely different from adult immune system 0 None
2010-12-17 Alnylam Pharmaceuticals progress in delivery and translation of RNAi therapeutics 0 None
2010-12-17 Genetic biomarker linked to increased risk for breast cancer found in 'junk' DNA 0 5
2010-12-17 Amygdala plays central role in generating fear reactions in humans too 0 None
2010-12-16 Scientists decipher genetic code for pediatric medulloblastoma 0 5
2010-12-16 Study reveals immune cell provides new therapeutic strategy for SLE 0 None
2010-12-16 Genome is one more factor to blame for unwanted pounds 0 None
2010-12-16 Omega-3 EPA or combination of EPA and DHA provide clear antidepressant benefits 0 2.3
2010-12-16 Gene variation linked to liver cirrhosis in alcoholic caucasians 0 None
2010-12-16 PCSBI issues 18 recommendations in emerging field of synthetic biology 0 None
2010-12-16 Precision BioSciences receive $3 million to develop DNE technology 0 None
2010-12-16 MDA commits to invest funds in FSMA Quinazoline Program 0 None
2010-12-16 Scientists demonstrate similarity between individual development and phylogeny in level of gene expression 0 None
2010-12-16 Study describes CC3/TIP30 protein regulate metabolic adaptation of tumor cells to glucose limitation 0 None
2010-12-16 Precise method to measure telomeres 0 None
2010-12-16 Perirhinal cortex critical for forming unconscious conceptual memories 0 None
2010-12-16 BioAlliance wins grant and award for new applications of mucoadhesive Lauriad technology 0 None
2010-12-16 DeCODE Genetics identify SNPs to derive PSA threshold for diagnosing prostrate cancer 0 None
2010-12-16 Combination therapy improves survival rates in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2010-12-16 Study finds no association between vitamin D and parathyroid hormone levels in cardiovascular mortality of older adults 0 None
2010-12-16 Systematic study on protein-protein interfaces explain "promiscuous" phenomena of its binding 0 None
2010-12-16 New study contradicts presence of oxysterols in multiple sclerosis patients 0 None
2010-12-16 New findings says TRIM24 protein plays active role in breast cancer formation 0 None
2010-12-16 Research: Stem cell culture on soft substrate maintain homogeneous pluripotent colonies 0 None
2010-12-16 PEG-Prom encased nanoparticle aids in cancer detection and treatment 0 None
2010-12-16 Novel adenovirus-based gene therapy for renal cell carcinoma 0 5
2010-12-16 Synthetic derivative of curry spice can be effective neuroprotective for stroke and TBI 0 None
2010-12-16 BPA exposure reduces quality of womens' eggs retrieved for IVF 0 None
2010-12-15 Scientists discover potential strategy for pancreatic cancer therapy 0 None
2010-12-15 Almonds can help treat, prevent type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease 1 None
2010-12-15 MDA supports Repligen with $1.4M grant for RG3039 Spinal Muscular Atrophy development program 0 None
2010-12-15 Protein p53 plays crucial role in coordinated growth of organ parts 0 None
2010-12-15 Targeting mutant BRAF can kill cancer cells, but cannot finish off melanoma 0 None
2010-12-15 New report on improving outcome of pregnancy 0 None
2010-12-15 Innovative research investigates importance of reading to newborns in the NICU 0 None
2010-12-15 Develogen enters license, collaboration agreement with MedImmune on insulin beta cell regeneration 0 None
2010-12-15 RPCI forms Photolitec to develop photosensitizing compounds used in photodynamic therapy 0 None
2010-12-15 African sleeping sickness parasite's previously unrecognized extreme social behavior discovered 0 None
2010-12-15 Anoles key to medically applicable regeneration? 0 None
2010-12-15 Researchers examine expression of toxic mRNA in patients with Fragile X Tremor Ataxia Syndrome 0 None
2010-12-15 Plasma technology safe, effective alternative to antibiotics to treat multi-drug resistant infections 0 4
2010-12-15 Researchers develop synthetic circuits to detect changes in state of health 0 None
2010-12-15 DSM licenses c-LEcta's alcohol dehydrogenases for enzyme screening programs 0 None
2010-12-15 Study broadens understanding of role of IDH1 and IDH2 mutations in AML 0 None
2010-12-15 New hypothesis emphasizes the value of anti-inflammatory approaches to prevent Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-12-15 Study suggests unexpected role for NLRP3 protein in cancer vaccine development 0 None
2010-12-15 Sniffer rats detect TB more accurately than traditional microscopic analysis 0 5
2010-12-15 Tumor suppressor p53 may serve as 'Guardian against Genome Reprogramming' 0 1
2010-12-15 BRIC researchers discover new protein that improves immune system 0 None
2010-12-15 FP/TMEM127 gene germline mutations associated with adrenal gland tumors 0 None
2010-12-15 Over expression of transcription factor improves neurological function in HD transgenic mice models 0 5
2010-12-15 CGEN-15001 administration shows dramatic therapeutic potential in CIA animal model 0 None
2010-12-15 Key inhibitory role for IL-1 signaling pathway in human innate immune system 0 None
2010-12-15 Y-90 microspheres pack a therapeutic punch against late-stage liver cancer 0 5
2010-12-15 Genes predict survival time, potential new treatments for patients with non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2010-12-15 Study shows breast inflammation promotes development and progression of cancer 0 None
2010-12-15 DBS targets same class of neuronal cells that respond to physical exercise and drug Prozac 0 None
2010-12-15 Neuropeptide S protein boosts memory 0 5
2010-12-15 Study: HUCBs boost survival and maturation of hippocampal neurons 0 None
2010-12-14 cFLIP protein makes breast cancer cells resistant to TRAIL-induced apoptosis 0 None
2010-12-14 Concordia sociologist documents men's changing and increasingly confusing roles 1 None
2010-12-14 Clinical trial investigates pomalidomide in only U.S. study for multiple myeloma 0 None
2010-12-14 Life Technologies announces launch of Ion Personal Genome Machine sequencer 0 None
2010-12-14 Response Genetics presents two gene expression analysis for personalized cancer tharapy selection 0 None
2010-12-14 Roche launches new xCELLigence System RTCA HT Instrument 0 None
2010-12-14 EHSI negotiates potential option agreement with Regenetech for Rotary Cell Culture System 0 None
2010-12-14 New collaboration to develop vaccine to prevent malaria parasite from entering human liver 0 None
2010-12-14 Lack of strong molecular 'glue' allows tumour cells to break away and spread 0 None
2010-12-14 Vitamin D deficiency flagged as a major concern in South Asia 0 None
2010-12-14 Beta-catenin protein plays a key role in development of stem cells in acute leukaemia 0 None
2010-12-14 Diet linked to onset of mental illness 0 None
2010-12-14 Reversible two-step binding mechanism to stop cancer cell growth 0 None
2010-12-14 Study finds expression of toxic RNA that leads to Fragile X Tremor Ataxia Syndrome modifiable 0 4
2010-12-14 Osteoporosis drug reduces bone loss in oral cancer 0 None
2010-12-14 Mouse study shows flu virus infection may protect against asthma 0 None
2010-12-14 Drug to reverse immunological decline in aging 0 None
2010-12-14 Novel labeling technique helps researchers to explore DNA chemical modification 0 None
2010-12-14 BUSM professor wins 2010 Van Slyke Award for seminal contributions to laboratory medicine 0 None
2010-12-14 FOXA1 gene controls oestrogen-fuelled growth of breast cancer cells 0 None
2010-12-14 New osteoporosis drug appears to reduce bone loss in mice with oral cancer 0 None
2010-12-13 University of Utrecht orders for Bruker 527 GHz Solid State DNP-NMR system 0 None
2010-12-13 Cedarlane to distribute TGR's new ELISA-One technology assay reagents in Canada and the US 0 None
2010-12-13 Inimex, SARomics Biostructures achieve scientific milestone in IMX942 IDR collaboration 0 None
2010-12-13 Yissum introduces novel DNA profiling method for investigating complex crime scenes 0 None
2010-12-13 Vical's Vaxfectin adjuvant boosts immune response of DNA-based vaccines against cancer 0 None
2010-12-13 Scientists create functioning human intestinal tissue from pluripotent stem cells 0 4
2010-12-13 Origin of Haiti cholera epidemic traced to South Asia 0 None
2010-12-13 Pomegranate juice exhibits potential to prevent metastasis of prostate cancer cells to the bone 0 None
2010-12-13 Stem cell biology offers great hope for eventual repair of body parts 0 None
2010-12-13 Presence of circulating tumor cells in early-stage breast cancer doubles risk of relapse and death 0 None
2010-12-13 Scientists demonstrate triple-drug cocktail for triple negative breast cancer at AACR symposium 0 None
2010-12-13 New DNA-based testing technology for tuberculosis treatment 0 None
2010-12-13 Scientists discover key molecular events in immune system that contribute to inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2010-12-13 Simple fingertip test may help evaluate risk for CTS in breast cancer patients 0 None
2010-12-13 Cancer researchers identify six gene markers in early stage NSCLC 0 None
2010-12-13 Study finds Haitian cholera strain resembles one from South Asia, carries mutation that increases severity 0 None
2010-12-13 Research programs embody the promise of anti-aging medicine. 0 None
2010-12-13 Prostate cancer study identifies 295 genes associated with clinical recurrence following radical prostatectomy 0 None
2010-12-13 UAB researchers pinpoint protein that causes nephrotic syndrome 0 3
2010-12-13 Research identifies two genetic variants that increase risk of endometriosis 0 None
2010-12-13 Researchers generate insulin-secreting pancreatic islet cells from human SSCs 0 None
2010-12-13 HOXB7 gene raises tamoxifen resistance in women with early-stage breast cancer 0 None
2010-12-13 Stem cell therapy can reduce risk of acute leukemia in affected individuals 0 None
2010-12-13 Men with type 1 diabetes could grow their own insulin-producing cells from testicular tissue, says GUMC 0 None
2010-12-13 Genetic changes in HDAC9 gene may modulate onset of ER positive breast cancer and its recurrence 0 None
2010-12-10 HRT with estrogen alone may reduce risk of breast cancer: Study 0 None
2010-12-10 Complete Genomics announces CNV and SV results as part of complete human genome sequencing service 0 None
2010-12-10 Epigenetic-molecular targeted therapy combination holds promise against advanced lung cancer 0 None
2010-12-10 Pisgah's technology imparts abuse deterrence to commonly abused prescription drugs 0 None
2010-12-10 First genetic test on developing risk of Alzheimer's disease and heart attacks 0 None
2010-12-10 Prometheus, UCLA collaborate to identify biological markers of mucosal healing in IBD 0 None
2010-12-10 Fibrin microthreads support mesenchymal stem cell growth 0 5
2010-12-10 Ambry Genetics announces launch of Illumina HiSeq 2000 Next Generation Sequencing Services 0 None
2010-12-10 Horizon Discovery licenses new human isogenic cell models from Case Western Reserve 0 None
2010-12-10 Celulas Genetica to submit international patent application for Rutherford Procedure 1 4
2010-12-10 Horizon Discovery secures exclusive rights to human isogenic cell models 0 None
2010-12-10 Haitian cholera pathogen closely related to 'El Tor O1' variant from South Asia 0 None
2010-12-10 Low phosphate diets may increase dialysis patients' risk of premature death 0 None
2010-12-10 New molecular tools show promise for cleansing brain of amyloid plaques 0 None
2010-12-10 Researchers target MIC-1 protein to halt growth of melanoma tumors 0 None
2010-12-10 Silencing the TLR4 gene can prevent cardiovascular disease in diabetic patients 0 None
2010-12-10 Clearance of plaque-forming substance is impaired in Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2010-12-10 Some key molecular events in immune system contribute to inflammatory bowel disease: Scientists 0 None
2010-12-10 VCP gene causes some instances of familial ALS: Researchers 0 None
2010-12-09 Hamilton Thorne launches new Stiletto laser for regenerative medicine and stem cell research markets 0 None
2010-12-09 Scientists determine 500 three-dimensional protein structures from bacterial and protozoan pathogens 0 None
2010-12-09 Is neuroimaging voodoo, new phrenology, or scientific breakthrough 0 None
2010-12-09 Dogs help understand primary ciliary dyskinesia 0 None
2010-12-09 Firefly enzyme offers new medical imaging agent for blood clot detection 0 None
2010-12-09 Nitric oxide attacks key groups of proteins critical to cell survival 0 None
2010-12-09 Research sheds new light on dopamine's role in brain's reward system 0 None
2010-12-09 EFSA publishes positive opinion on disease risk reduction health claim for oat beta-glucan 0 None
2010-12-09 Results of proteomics study performed utilizing plasma samples from ADNI now available 0 None
2010-12-09 Excreted antibiotics become potential sources of antibiotic resistant genes 0 3
2010-12-09 Researchers discover central switch that regulates movement of cancer cells 0 1
2010-12-09 New software predicts key information about nasal insulin treatment regimens in type 1 diabetes 0 None
2010-12-09 Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researcher awarded 2011 Gani Medal for Human Genetics 0 None
2010-12-09 Study: States fund majority of human embryonic stem cell research conducted in the US 0 None
2010-12-09 Creation of two-father offspring in mice, a step toward preserving endangered species 0 None
2010-12-09 Study demonstrates new test for early diagnosis of Turner syndrome 0 None
2010-12-09 Cellectis bioresearch announces winner of The Genome Customization Award 0 None
2010-12-09 Novel treatment strategy for social impairment of people with ASD 0 None
2010-12-09 Research findings could lead to new therapies to correct neurological disorders 0 None
2010-12-09 European researchers develop new form of therapy for Alpha-mannosidosis 0 None
2010-12-09 Bioheart group to advance BRIDGE TO RECOVERY clinical trial 0 None
2010-12-09 New types of dietary fiber now under development 0 None
2010-12-09 New technique jumpstarts growth of nerve fibers to reverse stroke damage 0 None
2010-12-09 OMT announces new human antibody platform using genetically engineered rats expressing human antibodies 0 None
2010-12-09 Anchor Therapeutics announces publication describing pepducin technology as novel approach to target GPCR 0 5
2010-12-09 Estrogen receptor beta inactivates critical genes, arrests cancer cell growth 0 None
2010-12-09 Organovo releases data on bioprinted blood vessels 0 None
2010-12-08 Low-cost protein gets big results in people with elevated blood pressure 0 None
2010-12-08 ChipDX validates genetic signature for early-stage colon cancer 0 None
2010-12-08 Low and high vitamin D levels may increase frailty in older women 0 None
2010-12-08 UBC's new formulation of Amphotericin B for Visceral Leishmaniasis remains stable in tropical climates 0 None
2010-12-08 Memorial Medical Center selects Mobile Aspects iRISecure Tissue Tracking solution 0 None
2010-12-08 North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust pioneer novel technique for breast reconstruction 0 None
2010-12-08 Low-dose diazepam with NS-398 combination has twice the neuroprotective effect of NS-398 alone 0 None
2010-12-08 OPRN collects samples from infants, mothers and fathers to reduce preterm birth complications 0 None
2010-12-08 Detection of blood biomarker cTnT associated with structural heart disease 0 None
2010-12-08 L. reuteri Protectis reduces frequency of regurgitation by 80% in infants 0 None
2010-12-08 Small molecules show promise in protecting brain cells against nerve-degenerative diseases 0 4
2010-12-08 American Society for Microbiology honors UTHealth biologist for significant contributions 0 None
2010-12-08 New approach points towards effective stem cell therapies for spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-12-08 Shrink, EV Group enter development agreement for StemDisc stem cell and cell culturing platform 0 None
2010-12-08 AHNPs may serve as effective treatment for epilepsy and other disorders with altered neuronal circuitry 0 None
2010-12-08 Omega-3 fatty acids have antidepressant properties: Study 0 None
2010-12-08 Ultraviolet light activates enzyme that helps skin cancer cells survive, proliferate: Researchers 0 None
2010-12-08 Nanoparticles could combat Listeria 0 None
2010-12-08 Beike exits stem cell joint venture with SiriCell 0 None
2010-12-08 Scientists work together to wipe out some of the most lethal diseases 0 None
2010-12-08 New technique may help develop novel treatments for brain diseases 0 None
2010-12-08 Researchers synthesize wound-healing peptides 0 4
2010-12-08 Swissmedic authorizes Phase I/II clinical trial of human neural stem cells for chronic spinal cord injury 0 5
2010-12-07 Fluxion Biosciences announces launch of new BioFlux 1000Z system for live cell imaging 0 None
2010-12-07 StemCells receives Swissmedic authorization to initiate HuCNS-SC Phase I/II clinical trial in spinal cord injury 0 None
2010-12-07 Scientists identify protein that disseminates biofilm-associated infection 0 None
2010-12-07 Protein alpha-2-beta-1 integrin suppresses metastasis 0 None
2010-12-07 Apexigen enters collaboration with Centocor R&D for antibody discovery 0 None
2010-12-07 Protein DEDD required for uterine decidualization during early pregnancy: Study 0 None
2010-12-07 Expansion of newborn screening throws some families on a journey of great uncertainty 0 5
2010-12-07 Interleukin-1 plays major role in wound healing 0 None
2010-12-07 Virally structured nano-electrodes boost energy capacity ten-fold 0 None
2010-12-07 IMO-4200 dual agonist increases antitumor activity in lymphoma models: Study 0 None
2010-12-07 Cellectis bioresearch licenses fluorescent proteins from Evrogen 0 None
2010-12-07 New analysis shows that common diseases are not lined to genetic factors 0 3
2010-12-07 No overall cancer risk in people who donate stem cells 0 None
2010-12-07 Mayo Clinic scientists say JAK inhibitors may help treat patients with myelofibrosis 0 5
2010-12-07 NanoString secures exclusive worldwide license to develop products for breast cancer intrinsic subtyping 0 None
2010-12-07 Roche introduces X-tremeGENE 9, X-tremeGENE HP reagents 0 None
2010-12-07 MU researcher hopes to protect cardiac muscles for children with DMD 0 None
2010-12-07 HDAC inhibitors may be used to fight against skin cancers 0 None
2010-12-07 Researchers develop new drugs to prevent post-traumatic stress syndrome 0 None
2010-12-07 Screening for CCDC40 gene mutations may help determine risk for congenital heart defects 0 4
2010-12-06 Exiqon announces launch of 6th generation of miRCURY LNA microRNA Arrays 0 None
2010-12-06 LouseBuster device proves effective 0 5
2010-12-06 Research highlighting treatment for pediatric SCD, malaria presented at ASH 2010 0 None
2010-12-06 Ligand Pharmaceuticals reports preclinical study data on erythropoietin receptor agonists 0 None
2010-12-06 Study: Research findings may help identify drugs to encourage myelin repair in MS patients 0 4
2010-12-06 Patients with H1N1 flu die due to over-reactive immune response: Research 0 None
2010-12-06 New studies answer questions related to stem cell transplant procedures in treating hematologic malignancies 0 5
2010-12-06 UIC scientist focuses on potential targets to inhibit malaria transmission 0 None
2010-12-06 Seasonal light cycles can affect development of babies' specific brain function: Study 0 5
2010-12-06 Researchers adapt gene chip microarray technology to study glycans 0 None
2010-12-04 Appropriate level of Static Magnetic Field exposure for wound patients needs to be considered 0 None
2010-12-04 Fascinating behaviours of fluids 0 None
2010-12-04 Shrink's MetalFluor technology on front cover of Applied Physics Letters 0 None
2010-12-04 Personal environment influences effects of genes and risk of disease 0 None
2010-12-04 Robotics and machine-brain interface may benefit paraplegics 0 None
2010-12-04 Closer to restoring vision loss due to optic nerve damage 2 3.6
2010-12-04 Music benefits patients on mechanical ventilation 0 5
2010-12-04 Chaperone protein study could lead to effective therapies for Alzheimer's, neurological disorders 0 4
2010-12-04 Researchers decipher mechanism responsible for dental plaque sticking to teeth 1 None
2010-12-04 EHSI announces acquisition of Rotary Cell Culture System 0 None
2010-12-04 New clues into mechanisms underlying antiphospholipid syndrome 0 4
2010-12-04 Exposure to nicotine during pregnancy may cause learning disabilities in children: Research 0 None
2010-12-04 Gene mutation can lead to different mental illnesses when influenced by same environmental factor 0 None
2010-12-04 Alteration in gene causes male embryos to develop as females 0 None
2010-12-04 Research findings could provide breakthrough for development of effective therapies for NSCLC 0 None
2010-12-03 SuperGen to present SGI-110 data for MDS, AML at ASH annual meeting 0 None
2010-12-03 Does saturated fat contribute to development of heart disease? 0 None
2010-12-03 Progress in developing new pig breeds with a desirable combination of both leanness and flavor 0 None
2010-12-03 Exposure to polluted air leads to accumulation of abdominal fat and insulin resistance 0 None
2010-12-03 Appropriate approach to death is key to children's health and personality 0 None
2010-12-03 New book on managing worry, anxiety and fear 0 None
2010-12-03 3M announces availability of TLR compounds for nonvaccine use in pharmaceutical industry 0 None
2010-12-03 Scripps scientists find way to transform mature human cells into stem cells 0 None
2010-12-03 UCLA findings could lead to enhanced health supplements, progress on Parkinson's 0 None
2010-12-03 Dysfunction in blood vessels plays a role in Alzheimer's disease development 0 None
2010-12-03 Mushrooms are good source of vitamin D 0 None
2010-12-03 Research on ribosome could aid antibiotic development against MRSA infection 0 None
2010-12-03 Scientists propose new effort to identify proteins in cancer cells 0 None
2010-12-03 Study of proteins under jam-packed conditions may open new treatment for diseases 0 None
2010-12-03 Quitting smoking eases symptoms of depression 0 None
2010-12-03 Smoking reduces brain thickness 0 5
2010-12-03 Sirnaomics cemented partnership with Chinese pharmaceutical to develop siRNA therapeutics 0 None
2010-12-02 Arteriocyte launches Stem Cell Expansion System for research use 0 None
2010-12-02 New approach to biomarker detection for early lung cancer diagnosis 0 None
2010-12-02 Trillium presents results from cancer stem cell program at ASH Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-12-02 MicroRNA linked to mosquito blood digestion and egg development identified 0 None
2010-12-02 Study on animal model may impact treatment of stroke 0 None
2010-12-02 Emotional, social self-efficacy beliefs may contribute on strengthening major expressions of positive orientation 0 5
2010-12-02 AVMA condemns actions of animal rights activists against UCLA research neuroscientist 0 5
2010-12-02 IOF commends IOM's new vitamin D and calcium intake recommendations 0 None
2010-12-02 Impairments to health and physical performance are due to unfavorable lifestyle habits and lack of exercise 0 3
2010-12-02 Soy bean derived compound could treat Sanfilippo genetic disease in children 1 None
2010-12-02 Scientists find new protein to break-up blood clots in prion diseases 0 None
2010-12-02 Mount Sinai’s instructor receives Liz Tilberis Grant from OCRF 0 None
2010-12-02 New clues on surviving to be 100 years old 0 None
2010-12-02 Longer life spans closer to reality 0 None
2010-12-02 UMDNJ experts to discuss IOM guidelines on vitamin D 0 None
2010-12-02 Beta-carotene from food sources is insufficient in substantial part of population 0 None
2010-12-02 Study reveals role of VSV in killing cancer cells through turning off major survival signal 0 None
2010-12-02 New visualization tool to foster understanding of science dynamics 0 5
2010-12-02 Biodiversity degradation may have perverse consequences for emerging pathogens 0 None
2010-12-02 Tel Aviv University uncovers muscle-stem cell mechanism in aging 0 None
2010-12-02 Lipids react and change to bacterial stimulus, trigger cell's immune response 0 None
2010-12-02 Museum of Science recognizes RainDance for contributions to advance genetic research 0 None
2010-12-02 Baxter licenses Vero cell-based influenza vaccine technology to Takeda 0 None
2010-12-02 Bone marrow stromal stem cells may aid in stroke recovery: Research 0 5
2010-12-02 AMT, Amgen amend GDNF gene license agreement 0 None
2010-12-02 Research may lead to new treatment strategies for Graves' disease 0 None
2010-12-02 DOD awards $2.24 million grant to study keratin gel in peripheral nerve regeneration 0 None
2010-12-02 Graphene: A new genome sequencing technique 0 None
2010-12-02 Inserting plant's clock gene could replace circardian clock defect in humans 0 None
2010-12-02 Exposure to BPA during perinatal development impairs reproductive capacity of female offspring 0 5
2010-12-02 Biomagnetics identifies second biomarker for tuberculosis assay 0 None
2010-12-02 Sleep plays a crucial role in post-infarction remission 0 None
2010-12-02 LMO1 gene variation can increase neuroblastoma risk 0 None
2010-12-02 Worm eggs may heal ulcerative colitis: Research 0 4
2010-12-02 Researchers identify blip in gene that causes JMP syndrome 0 None
2010-12-02 RegeneRx receives patent for Tβ4 to prevent immunological responses from toxic agents 0 None
2010-12-01 Maintaining ideal BMI reduces mortality risk in healthy non-smoking adults: Study 0 None
2010-12-01 Noncancerous cells from primary site appear to facilitate tumor growth: Study 0 None
2010-12-01 Study identifies new genes responsible for early menarche 0 None
2010-12-01 Study finds duplicated region of DNA in major depressive disorder 0 None
2010-12-01 Health Canada approves VPRIV enzyme replacement therapy for type 1 Gaucher disease 1 None
2010-12-01 Genes linked to one-night stands and acts of infidelity 0 4
2010-12-01 SAGE selected to publish Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery journal 0 None
2010-12-01 Study finds link between osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease 0 None
2010-12-01 Study explores beauty discrimination in hiring process of labor market 0 None
2010-12-01 New findings on folic acid supplementation reveal causes of low birth weight 0 None
2010-12-01 Diabetes plays a vital role in regulating brain cholesterol: Research 0 None
2010-12-01 SPARTAC study examines ways to limit immune system damage in HIV infection 0 5
2010-12-01 RCUK Academic Fellow to discuss microbial pathogens, immune system at Henry Wellcome Building 0 None
2010-12-01 Mitochondrial brain changes contribute to risk of Alzheimer's disease: Research 0 None
2010-12-01 Physician-scientists enroll patients with NSCLC cancer in MAGE-A3 Phase III trial 0 None
2010-12-01 New cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers to monitor Parkinson's disease 0 None
2010-12-01 Black rice may help soothe inflammation: Research 0 None
2010-12-01 Precision Therapeutics to present abstracts on breast cancer therapy at San Antonio Symposium 0 None
2010-12-01 Research could lead to new drug treatment for metabolic diseases 0 5
2010-12-01 Vitamin D supplementation may reduce risk of diabetes, heart disease: Research 0 None
2010-12-01 Angptl4 protein deficiency could promote inflammatory response in people who consume high saturated fat 0 None
2010-12-01 Common sleep complaints predict development of metabolic syndrome: Study 0 None
2010-12-01 Mitochondrial dysfunction observed in children with full syndrome autism 0 3
2010-12-01 Age-related hearing loss associated with low serum levels of folic acid in the elderly 0 None
2010-12-01 Research on patients' immune system may lead to new diagnostic tool for HIV treatment 0 None
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