blood proteins

Kids Living In Apartments Are More Exposed To Tobacco Smoke, Study Says


December 14th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has highlighted rather interesting details about the exposure of kids to tobacco after the findings of the research were published in the online ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Postage-stamp size water purifier could save millions of lives


April 14th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): A new water purifier inspired by computer chip technology could save millions of lives.Developed by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the new water purifier uses ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fasting ‘not essential’ before cholesterol test


November 11th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): People may no longer require to fast before having a cholesterol test, for a new study found that the results were just as accurate if the patient had ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

HIV uses several routes to escape immune system pressure


September 19th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 19 (ANI): Researchers at the Emory Vaccine Center have shown that HIV relies upon a number of strategies rather than use any preferred escape route to escape immune system pressure. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Blood protein may hold key to stopping cancer progression


April 1st, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Scientists at Wake Forest University School of Medicine have reached a step closer to developing a new drug to inhibit tumour growth in cancer patients, and potentially help ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists’ sneak attack disables malaria parasite


February 9th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 9 (IANS) Researchers' sneak attack disabled the digestive apparatus of malaria parasite and caused it to die, a breakthrough that would open up new ways of targeting the microbe which ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Oz scientists make breakthrough in malaria treatment


February 4th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 04 (ANI): Australian scientists have made a major breakthrough in the global fight against malaria.Monash University researchers have been able to deactivate the final stage of the malaria parasite''s ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Five proteins may pave way for highly accurate blood test to predict heart attack


November 10th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 10 (ANI): Johns Hopkins researchers have uncovered a set of five proteins in blood, which they believe may lay the basis for a highly accurate early warning test to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Marijuana may boost heart attack, stroke risk


May 13th, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Heavy marijuana use can raise a persons risk of suffering a heart attack or stroke, says a new study.According to Dr. Jean Lud Cadet of the National ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Scientists explain how genes control blood proteins important to health


May 9th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 9 (ANI): A new study has shown that its not just diet or lifestyle that affect our health, by finding that genes also regulate levels of many blood proteins ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Alligator blood may help fight antibiotic-resistant infections


April 7th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): They might be known for their deadly attacks, but alligators can also be potential lifesavers, for a new study has found that alligator blood could provide a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Killer alligators could turn into human saviours


April 7th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 7 (IANS) Aggressive and deadly killers like alligators might well turn into saviours for a diseased and ailing humanity, according to biochemists. Proteins in alligator blood could be the source ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Simple blood test to detect lung cancer on the anvil


December 8th, 2007 - 8:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 8 (ANI): A new study has pointed towards the possibility of a simple blood test to detect lung cancer.According to the study, a simple test for four blood proteins ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Subscribe