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A UT Southwestern Medical Center study using a sophisticated “glass mouse” research model has found that multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) is more likely caused in patients by speedy drug metabolism rather than inconsistent doses, as is widely believed.
A simple blood test could someday quantify a smoker's lung toxicity and danger of heart disease.
The intestinal ecosystem is even more dynamic than previously thought.
People who frequently use tanning beds may be spurred by an addictive neurological reward-and-reinforcement trigger.
A person's ability to battle viruses at the cellular level remarkably resembles the way deadly infectious agents called prions misfold and cluster native proteins to cause disease.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).