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2009-11-04 05:46:00

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2009-10-28 07:59:00

MIAMI, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- After more than 17 years and over 5,000 patients seen under the traditional medical modalities, Dr. Ana M.

2009-09-07 14:31:17

A study that tracked genetic mutations through the human equivalent of about 5,000 years has demonstrated for the first time that oxidative DNA damage is a primary cause of the process of mutation - the fuel for evolution but also a leading cause of aging, cancer and other diseases.

2009-09-07 08:25:32

A recent Swedish study may shed new light on the old adage, "You are what you eat."

2009-09-03 15:18:34

Discovery could lead to new therapies for progressive hearing loss.

2009-09-02 07:40:45

Johns Hopkins engineers have devised innovative computer software that can sift through hundreds of genetic mutations and highlight the DNA changes that are most likely to promote cancer.

2009-07-07 17:15:00

Scientists have also teased out the chemical changes in the bacterium by studying different cells at various stages in a population of cells. This is not the same as studying the same cell over time, however.

2009-06-09 09:00:00

SPRINGFIELD, Va., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Methuselah Foundation has identified Organovo, Inc. as a leader in the extraordinary science of bio-printing.

2009-04-02 11:19:32

Stem-cell research has led to what British scientists are calling a major breakthrough in the hunt for a cure for deafness, observers say. The studies at the University of Sheffield in England raise hopes for a cure after the cells vital for hearing were grown in a laboratory, the Times of London reported Thursday. Scientists hope that further work will lead to functional cells that could be implanted into the ears to treat total hearing loss.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.