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2010-10-20 18:36:44

A husband and wife research team from Melbourne, Australia, have identified a protein that may be a key therapy for many inflammatory diseases, including those affecting premature babies. In the October edition of Nature Immunology, Drs Marcel and Claudia Nold, from the Monash Institute of Medical Research, describe how a protein, interleukin 37 (IL"37), reacts when an inflammatory response is detected in the body. "Our bodies mount an inflammatory response to protect against an...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.