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Possible Link Between Alcohol Consumption And Breast Cancer
2012-04-24 06:04:35

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com A research group from the Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Fragoso presented new study findings at the Experimental Biology 2012 conference in San Diego that described a connection between drinking alcohol and being diagnosed with breast cancer. Experimental Biology is a meeting of six different scientific societies. This year´s Experimental Biology 2012 conference was sponsored by the American Association of Anatomists (AAA), the American...

2011-08-17 00:00:30

Nutri-Med Logic Corp. states that nutritional benefits of soy, for the liver health improvement, in the cases of alcohol-induced accumulation of fat in the liver, arises from the Poly-enyl-phosphatidylcholine (PPC) portion of the soy and not the soy protein per se. PPC is a pure extract from soy and, for decades, has been recommended, at least in Europe, to improve liver and intestine health. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 Nutri-Med Logic Corp: The recent study in the Journal of...

2009-10-27 09:13:29

Alcohol abuse is a leading cause of liver cirrhosis in Mexico. Given that genetics likely play a role in high rates of alcoholic liver disease, researchers analyzed the polymorphisms of alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH1B), aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH2) and cytochrome P4502E1 (CYP2E1) in two groups in Mexico: the Mestizos, those with mixed genes, and the Huichols, an indigenous group with no racial admixture. Findings show the Huichols have the highest CYP2E1*c2 allele frequency documented in the...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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