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2014-01-08 17:07:21

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers have discovered a promising strategy for treating cancers that are caused by one of the most common cancer-causing changes in cells. The discovery offers hope for treating many types of cancer that are driven to grow and spread through the actions of a cancer-causing protein called MYC. Up to 70 per cent of human cancers, including many leukemias and lymphomas, have unusually high levels of MYC, which causes cancerous changes in cells by...

2014-01-07 23:25:51

AP Microeconomics help now at Educator.com. This course is in addition to 80+ subjects already available for high school, college, test prep, and professional subjects. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Economist Gary Becker once said "economics is 'the art of making the most of life.'" Educator.com's Professor Jibin Park explains these words of wisdom and more in an all new AP Microeconomics course. Whether you're a bright AP student, a college student,...

2014-01-07 12:23:06

VADUZ, Liechtenstein, January 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.worldreview.info Taxpayers will no longer be asked to help bail out ailing commercial banks if a new European Union mechanism - the Single Resolution Mechanism (SRM) - is ratified, writes economist Professor Enrico Colombatto in World Review [http://www.worldreview.info/content/european-scheme-protect-taxpayers-future-banking-crisis ] . The SRM will mean that the EU can count on a new agency which...

2013-12-21 23:04:06

The company widens its scope of work to offer professional peer review service to PhD scholars (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Dissertation Peer Review recently announced that it is all set to serve scholars who are pursuing doctoral programs. The spokesperson said that there are hundreds of scholars who prepare research reports and assignments for PhD programs. They will immensely benefit from the peer review service. The team that undertakes this job is composed of PhD editors who have...

Sugar-Based Gelators Used By Chemists To Solidify Vegetable Oils
2013-12-20 15:58:32

The City College of New York Mannitol and sorbitol dioctanoates could provide alternatives to trans fats linked to obesity, coronary artery disease and diabetes Researchers at The City College of New York have reported the successful transformation of vegetable oils to a semisolid form using low-calorie sugars as a structuring agent. The findings portend the development of alternatives to structured oil products produced using saturated/trans fatty acids, which have been linked to...

2013-12-20 10:32:36

As part of an international research project, a team of researchers has developed a DNA clamp that can detect mutations at the DNA level with greater efficiency than methods currently in use. Their work could facilitate rapid screening of those diseases that have a genetic basis, such as cancer, and provide new tools for more advanced nanotechnology. The results of this research is published this month in the journal ACS Nano. Toward a new generation of screening tests An increasing...

2013-12-19 23:23:22

St. George’s to Utilize DNA2.0’s GeneGPS® Expression Technology to Increase Protein Expression in Tobacco for the Production of Therapeutic Antibodies Menlo Park, Calif. (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 DNA2.0 has entered into a research collaboration with the Infection and Immunity Research Centre at St. George’s, University of London, to support the development of plant-based biopharmaceuticals. Professor Julian Ma and his research group at St. George’s have made significant...

2013-12-18 15:05:17

Understanding how dietary habits are connected through the generations could have valuable benefits for community health, a new study shows. The Taiwanese study assessed the relationship between the quality of children’s diets and that of their elders in a wide range of representative communities, generating findings that have international relevance. Led by Emeritus Professor Mark Wahlqvist from Monash University’s Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine and the Monash...

2013-12-17 23:26:37

As people age, the cheek area loses volume, making the cheeks flatten out and the skin droop and sag. Juvaderm Voluma XC™, just approved by the FDA, is the first and only filler approved to correct age-related volume loss in the cheek area. “This product will change the way we address facial aging and contouring,” says Dr. Maas. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 As people age, the cheek area loses volume, making the cheeks flatten out and the skin droop and sag....


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'