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2012-02-01 23:36:46

Using some of the most powerful nuclear magnetic resonance equipment available, researchers at the University of California, Davis, are making discoveries about the shape and structure of biological molecules -- potentially leading to new ways to treat or prevent diseases such as breast cancer and Alzheimer's disease.

2010-07-14 09:33:00

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2010-04-07 13:55:54

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) in collaboration with investigators at the University of Utah, have discovered a new approach for identifying smokers at the highest risk for developing lung cancer.

2010-04-06 07:05:00

Highly dangerous Cryptococcus fungi love sugar and will consume it anywhere because it helps them reproduce.

2010-02-25 08:55:52

An early study suggests that vitamin B3 or niacin, a common water-soluble vitamin, may help improve neurological function after stroke, according to Henry Ford Hospital researchers.

2009-04-21 11:43:08

Welsh researchers say they've discovered a possible mechanism that Lithium uses to combat bipolar disorders, suggesting more effective treatments. Lithium has been one of the most effective treatments for biopolar disorders for more than 50 years, yet scientists have never been entirely sure how it operates in the human brain. But now Cardiff University scientists say laboratory tests on cells have shown Lithium affects a molecule called PIP3 that is important in controlling brain-cell...

2009-04-21 11:11:54

Potential mechanism identified for Lithium operation in the brain.

2008-10-28 09:00:39

Cortria Corporation, a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on developing safe and well-tolerated medicines to fight cardiovascular disease, today announced that TRIA-662 has been selected as one of the Top 10 most promising cardiovascular projects in development.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.