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2013-10-03 23:31:20

Dr. Sardo may have found the answer to topical skincare with SkinMedica’s Tri-Retinol Complex. The skincare line, which was featured in numerous magazines, uses retinoids, what Dr. Sardo believes is the most effective skincare ingredient on the market. La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Between the grocery store, the dermatologist’s office, and the make-up counter at the department store, the amount of anti-aging products is overwhelming. Each one contains a different,...

2013-06-27 12:27:19

StriVectin-AR(TM) Advanced Retinol Eye Treatment and Day Treatment with SPF 30 Performs Better Than Prescription Strength Retinol* NEW YORK, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- StriVectin®, a leader in the global skincare market, announces today the acceptance of their breakthrough and clinically proven Advanced Retinol technology by the Organizing Committee of the 9th World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology which is made up members of the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology...

2013-06-25 23:34:09

Most dermatologists and scientists concur that Retinol is the anti-aging staple with proven results. Sublime Beauty offers a quality Retinol Serum today and tomorrow at 25% off (only $26.25) with money-back guarantee. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 An absolute proven way to deal with fine lines and wrinkles is by using Retinol. The wonder compound was isolated by a Swiss chemist in 1931 (Paul Karrer, who won a Nobel prize for his work), and since then developments and...

2013-06-24 23:24:24

Dermatologists and research specialists stand behind Retinol as the one ingredient that should be in an anti-aging regime. Retinol has many benefits, and Sublime Beauty® now offers a quality Retinol Serum with Vitamin C - on sale today and tomorrow only. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Retinol has a long history of use, testing and proven performance. That is why dermatologists and researchers stand behind it. Retinol was first approved by the Food and Drug Administration in...

Retinoic Acid Gradient Observed For The First Time In A Zebrafish Embryo
2013-04-08 13:31:35

RIKEN In a ground-breaking study, researchers from the RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Japan report a new technique that allows them to visualize the distribution of retinoic acid in a live zebrafish embryo, in real-time. This technique enabled them to observe two concentration gradients going in opposing directions along the head-to-tail axis of the embryo, thus providing long-awaited evidence that retinoic acid is a morphogen. The report, published today in the journal Nature, puts...

2012-08-24 00:38:02

The discovery of a 'switch' that modifies a gene known to be essential for normal heart development could explain variations in the severity of birth defects in children with DiGeorge syndrome. Researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute made the discovery while investigating fetal development in an animal model of DiGeorge syndrome. DiGeorge syndrome affects approximately one in 4000 babies. Dr Anne Voss and Dr Tim Thomas led the study, with colleagues from the institute's...

2012-06-04 04:23:07

(Ivanhoe Newswire) - An estimated 10-percent of women smoke while pregnant, and smoking is considered the number one reason for adverse effects in children. Cigarette smoke contains over 4,000 chemicals, including cyanide and lead. Smoking has been known to have negative effects during pregnancy such as asthma and decline in lung function. According to new research, smoking during pregnancy can also lead to defects within the alveoli, tiny air sacs in the lungs where the exchange of oxygen...

Potential Dark Side To Diets High In Beta-Carotene
2012-05-01 12:08:08

New research suggests that there could be health hazards associated with consuming excessive amounts of beta-carotene . This antioxidant is a naturally occurring pigment that gives color to foods such as carrots, sweet potatoes and certain greens. It also converts to vitamin A, and foods and supplements are the only sources for this essential nutrient. But scientists at Ohio State University have found that certain molecules that derive from beta-carotene have an opposite effect in the...

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2011-06-06 09:45:00

Retinoic acid receptor antagonist interferes with sperm production Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center are honing in on the development of what may be the first non-steroidal, oral contraceptive for men. Tests of low doses of a compound that interferes with retinoic acid receptors (RARs), whose ligands are metabolites of dietary vitamin A, showed that it caused sterility in male mice. Earlier results of the experiments using this RAR antagonist were published in the June 1st...

2011-04-05 21:20:51

A nutrient found in carrots and sweet potatoes may prove key to fighting breast cancer at early stages, according to a new study by researchers at Fox Chase Cancer Center. Sandra Fernandez, PhD, an assistant research professor at Fox Chase, will present the findings at the AACR 102nd Annual Meeting 2011 on Tuesday, April 5. Retinoic acid, a derivative of vitamin A, could be a promising cancer therapy because it affects cell growth, proliferation, and survival. Although it is being tested in a...