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2010-01-06 14:15:08

Scientists in Texas are reporting development of a first-of-its-kind cloth that releases nitric oxide gas — an advance toward making therapeutic socks for people with diabetes and a wrap to help preserve organs harvested for transplantation.

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2009-12-14 06:20:00

Researchers say having a glass or two of champagne a day is good for the heart and blood circulation, according to The Guardian Observer.

2009-12-10 12:28:18

Scientists have designed a synthetic protein that is both a structural model and a functional model of a native protein, nitric-oxide reductase.

2009-12-04 16:12:00

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2009-09-22 09:56:39

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2009-09-02 12:11:12

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says nitrous oxide has become Earth's largest ozone-depleting substance emitted through human activities. NOAA scientists said they have, for the first time, evaluated nitrous oxide emissions in terms of their potential impact on Earth's ozone layer.

2009-08-19 23:14:21

Ancient Chinese herbal formulas for heart disease may produce large amounts of artery-widening nitric oxide, U.S.

2009-08-18 17:19:31

New research at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston suggests that ancient Chinese herbal formulas used primarily for cardiovascular indications including heart disease may produce large amounts of artery-widening nitric oxide.

2009-08-18 15:46:15

The reaction causing bioactivation is not well understood So-called nitrovasodilators such as nitroglycerin have been used effectively in the treatment of angina pectoris in coronary heart disease for more than century.

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2009-07-06 11:25:00

Wake Forest University scientists have developed a new research tool in the pursuit of heart medications based on the compound nitroxyl by identifying unique chemical markers for its presence in biological systems.


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  • To play, gamble.
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  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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