Latest Hemoproteins Stories
A team of European researchers says hair grays with age as follicles become bleached first gray, and then white, from within. The researchers closely examined cell cultures of human hair follicles and found in the absence of the enzyme catalase, the hydrogen peroxide naturally produced in hair cells stops being broken down into water and oxygen.
1 out of 7 HIV+ Patients Receiving Dapsone Therapy at Significant Health Risk Due to Dangerously High Levels of Methemoglobin IRVINE, Calif., Feb.
ST. LOUIS, Dec.
Two presentations during the American Society of Nephrology's Renal Week demonstrated that frequently monitoring hemoglobin during hemodialysis will provide physicians with trending information that may reduce hemoglobin variability.
IRVINE, Calif., Oct.
By Shelley, Suzanne ENVIRONMENTAL Tetra-amido macrocyclic ligands (TAMLs) are environmentally friendly catalysts with a host of pollution- reduction and clean-up applications, and are a prime example of green chemistry.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and AstraZeneca have presented promising results from a 24-week Phase III study of saxagliptin, an investigational DPP-4 inhibitor in development for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Instruments falsely report anoxia in affected people
TURIN (Reuters) - Eight Nordic skiers at the Winter Olympics have been suspended for five days after tests showed they had an abnormally high red blood cell count, the International Ski Federation (FIS) said on Friday.
Inhaling a small dose of nitric oxide gas may one day help sickle cell patients avoid pain crises and live healthier lives, researchers say.
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