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Novel peptide ‘kills’ cancer cells more effective than current therapies


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a novel peptide that can act as a potent inducer of cancer cell death, which may have significant implications for therapeutic agents used to treat ... Read more...

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Long-term lung cancer survivors’ breathlessness woes


August 3rd, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): Scientists have found that most of the lung cancer survivors suffer from dyspnea or shortness of breath.Study author Marc B. Feinstein described the prevalence ... Read more...

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Do we deliberately show anger or sadness to manipulate others?


July 29th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): You may be crying or getting angry - but secretly - you are manipulating others to behave the way you want them to - says a new theory.John ... Read more...

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Essential protein for successful pregnancy isolated


May 29th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 29 (IANS) Researchers have isolated and detailed the function of a unique protein, called Preimplantation Factor (PF) produced by healthy embryos, which ensures a successful pregnancy. The research showed that ... Read more...

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Smokers more likely to get their daughters vaccinated against HPV


February 8th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 08 (ANI): Parents who smoke or have been smokers in the past are more likely to get their daughters vaccinated against HPV, a new study claims.The study results, on correlates ... Read more...

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Tobacco use particularly hits people with developmental or intellectual disabilities severely


June 6th, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): An extensive review of previously reported studies suggests that the consequences of tobacco use and dependence for people with developmental or intellectual disabilities can be especially severe."This ... Read more...

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Menthol cigarettes more addictive


January 10th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): Menthol cigarettes are more addictive and harder to quit than the traditional cigarettes, according to a new study from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New ... Read more...

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Controlling cholesterol, BP reduces cardiovascular risk by 42 percent


May 18th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 18 (ANI): A new study has shown that intensive management of both cholesterol and blood pressure, can significantly reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes.A research team, led ... Read more...

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