News tagged with shocks
Researchers from UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a cell-permeable peptide that inhibits a hepatitis C virus protein and blocks viral replication, which can lead to liver cancer and cirrhosis.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 31, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
A sudden, serious allergic reaction -- known anaphylaxis or anaphylactic shock -- following vaccination, is "extremely rare," concludes research published online in the Archives of Disease in Childhood.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 24, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
The same mechanism that stabilises the DNA in the cell nucleus is also important for the structure and function of vertebrate muscle cells. This has been established by RUB-researchers led by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Linke (Institute ...
Genetics Jan 23, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) -- A Turkish doctor whose 25-member team performed the world's first triple limb transplant - two arms and a leg - says the leg has been removed due to tissue incompatibility. ...
Other Jan 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
The human subconscious has a bigger impact than previously thought on how we respond to danger, according to research led by the University of Exeter. Published today, the study shows that our primitive response to fear can ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Jan 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Modified probiotics, the beneficial bacteria touted for their role in digestive health, could one day decrease the risk of Listeria infection in people with susceptible immune systems, according to Purdue University resear ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
A new study from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, shows that MAL3-101, a recently developed inhibitor of the heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70), appears to have potent anti-tumor effects on multiple myeloma, ...
Cancer Jan 09, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
The treated patients in the double-blinded study of DiaPep 277 showed significantly better pancreas function that the control group.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Nov 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Adults with congenital heart disease and implanted cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) often have a high level of fear and anxiety about the device delivering a shock during sex resulting in sexual performance problems, ...
Cardiology Nov 14, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A wearable defibrillator can prevent sudden death in people with dangerous heart arrhythmias, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2011.
Cardiology Nov 13, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- A new study published last week in Science reveals the discovery of a brain pathway that helps us link events that happen close together and play a role in memories.
Neuroscience Nov 07, 2011 | 4.7 / 5 (11) | 0 |
Can the nerve signaling inhibitor tomosyn help retain long-term memory? A new study by two University of Illinois at Chicago biologists points to the link.
Medical research Oct 31, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Whitehead Institute scientists report that patients whose estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancers have high levels of the ancient cellular survival factor heat shock factor 1 (HSF1) experience poor ...
Cancer Oct 31, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
The introduction of new antibiotic regimes to tackle hospital-acquired infections, such as C. difficile, must take into account the possibility of increased infections following specific surgical procedures. That is the ke ...
Medications Oct 31, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A Mayo Clinic study finds no correlation between the use of shock waves to break up kidney stones and the long-term development of diabetes. The study was released Friday during a meeting of the North Central Section of the ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 21, 2011 | not rated yet | 0