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Bitter cumin is used extensively in traditional medicine to treat a range of diseases from vitiligo to hyperglycemia.
Scientists led by Carnegie Mellon University chemist Krzysztof Matyjaszewski are using electricity from a battery to drive atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP), a widely used method of creating industrial plastics.
Fear of free radicals may be exaggerated, according to scientists from Karolinska Institutet.
Couples who have trouble conceiving could find help from antioxidants such as vitamin E and zinc, according to a new review of more than 30 studies.
A team of scientists has, for the first time, completely characterized an important chemical reaction that is critical to the formation of ground-level ozone in urban areas.
Team says current models may underestimate ozone levels; findings made by characterizing rates of key chemical reactions.
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The most toxic free radical appears responsible for much of the lung damage that can result from oxygen therapy in the critically ill or injured.
Randy Eager Named Chief Executive Officer PITTSBURGH, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Randy Eager has been named CEO at ATRP Solutions, a Carnegie Mellon University spin-out which develops polymeric materials for personal care products, paints, adhesives, coatings and life sciences applications.
By swapping out one specific hydrogen atom for an isotope twice as heavy, researchers have increased the shelf life and detection ability of fluorescent probes that are essential to studying a variety of inflammatory diseases, including cancer and atherosclerosis.
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