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2014-04-23 16:26:57

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2013-10-28 23:03:44

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Partnerships, Licensing, Investments and M&A Deals and Trends in Pharmaceuticals - Q2 2013. London (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Summary GlobalData's “Partnerships, Licensing, Investments and M&A Deals and Trends in Pharmaceuticals - Q2 2013” report is an essential source of data and trend analysis on partnerships, licensing, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and financing in the pharmaceutical and healthcare market....

2013-08-20 23:26:29

The revenue of CROs through clinical research in various therapeutic areas has inclined with a CAGR of 11.7% during 2006-2012. Delhi, India (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Ken Research has published in the report ‘The US Clinical Research Market Outlook to 2017 – Led by Aging Population and Rise of Chronic Diseases’ the number of registered clinical studies in the US in 2012 were 7,546. The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the various aspects such as market size, segmentation,...

Metabolic Disorders May Be Triggered By Food Contaminants
2013-06-28 09:29:13

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists suspect certain food contaminants of triggering, or worsening, metabolic disorders, especially when the contaminants accompany a high-fat diet. A new study from the Inserm cardiovascular, metabolism, diabetology and nutrition unit used a mouse model that had been rendered obese with a high fat diet to study the effects of the food contaminants. The researchers introduced a "cocktail" of contaminants mixed with low doses of...

2012-12-03 16:53:17

UCSF scientists use tiny zebrafish to screen for drugs to help control obesity, diabetes, other conditions A tiny, translucent zebrafish that glows green when its liver makes glucose has helped an international team of researchers identify a compound that regulates whole-body metabolism and appears to protect obese mice from signs of metabolic disorders. Led by scientists at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), the work demonstrates how a fish smaller than a grain of rice...

Preschoolers From Lower Income Families Face Health Hurdles
2012-08-23 08:34:00

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research from Canada suggests a strong link between TV or video game time, family income and junk food consumption in preschool children. According to researchers from the University of Alberta, "Preschoolers from low-income neighborhoods and kids who spend more than two hours a day in front of a TV or video-game console have at least one thing in common: a thirst for sugary soda and juice." As part of a larger study on diet,...

2012-08-21 22:45:22

Treating very young infants with antibiotics may predispose them to being overweight in childhood, according to a study of more than 10,000 children by researchers at the NYU School of Medicine and the NYU Wagner School of Public Service and published in the online August 21, 2012, issue of the International Journal of Obesity. The study found that on average, children exposed to antibiotics from birth to 5 months of age weighed more for their height than children who weren't exposed....

2012-08-21 22:10:16

Potential to get it badly wrong as obesity epidemic takes hold The correct therapeutic dose is important for this commonly used painkiller, say the authors, because it is potentially fatal to give too high a dose; and too low a dose may result in more serious illness. The authors surveyed 45 carers and 28 community pharmacists to find out what dose of paracetamol they thought would be appropriate for an eight year old child, weighing 25, 32, or 50 kg. They also observed the doses...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'