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23 min ago | NewsTarget.com

Scientific fraud? DuPont study deliberately hid toxic effects of GMOs fed to rats

A pair of studies recently published in the journal Food and Chemical Toxicology reveals the double standard used in evaluating the safety of genetically modified foods, says Claire Robinson, in a July 11 editorial on the website GM Watch .

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Related Topix: Medicine

2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

What are medicinal foods?

If you want to find out what foods are being researched that can be used as medicine, you might want to check out various studies in the Journal of Medicinal Food or articles such as " Phytonutrients for bone health during aging " and the Nutrition Journal article , " Apple phytochemicals and their health benefits ."

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Related Topix: Life, Medicine, Nutrition, Dieting

3 hrs ago | Newsday

Chemical in foam cups again seen as likely cancer cause

The National Research Council reaffirmed that styrene -- the key chemical component of foam cups and other food service items -- may cause cancer in people.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Medicine

5 hrs ago | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Developmental Toxicology##

Rogers, J. Developmental Toxicology##. 8Chapter 10, C. D. Klassen , Toxicology. McGraw-Hill Companies, New York, NY, 1:481-529, .

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Related Topix: Medicine, McGraw-Hill Companies

9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Deanna Protocol can treat ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease: Beats ketogenic diet

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis , also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by progressive muscle paralysis and early death.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Als, Health, Life, Food, Dieting, Rilutek, Riluzole (generic), Massage Therapy

10 hrs ago | News Max

Scientists Developing Probiotic Treatment for Obesity

Inspired by previous studies on the subject, a team of researchers at Vanderbilt University in Nashville tested a strain of safe bacteria that has been used to treat diarrhea since its discovery 100 years ago.

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Related Topix: Vanderbilt University, Diarrhea, Medicine, Health, Genetics, E. Coli

14 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Quark Pharmaceuticals Reports Favorable Results From Phase II...

Today, Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc. reported data from a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled multicenter Phase II clinical trial of QPI-1002, a synthetic chemically modified siRNA acting to reduce p53 RNA and protein levels, for the prophylaxis of delayed graft function in deceased donor kidney transplant patients.

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Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, California Pacific Medical Center, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

18 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

Lorus Therapeutics Receives FDA Clearance of IND to Initiate LOR-253...

Clearance of the IND allows Lorus to initiate a Phase 1b, multi-center, open-label, clinical study of LOR-253 in patients with relapsed or refractory hematologic malignancies.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Leukemia, Health, Medicine, Cancer, Oncology

22 hrs ago | KLKN

Hepatitis B Awareness Week : CBCD Recommends Learning About Novirin or Gene-Eden-VIR

This article was originally distributed via PRWeb. PRWeb, WorldNow and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith.

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Related Topix: Hepatitis, Health, Medicine, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hispanic Business

Genomics, Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Genotyping and Analysis...

Analysts forecast the Global Genomics market will grow at a CAGR of 11.21 percent over the period 2013-2018.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

Detroit Free Press

Kristen Jordan Shamus: Michigan scientists give hope to patients with rare scleroderma

Most of the time, Sheri Hicks doesn't wear makeup or style her hair. It isn't because she doesn't care about how she looks or doesn't want to be bothered.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Genetics

Medical News Today

Could a probiotic prevent obesity?

Between 1980 and 2008, the prevalence of worldwide obesity more than doubled. In the US alone, almost 35% of adults are obese.

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Related Topix: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes, Health, E. Coli

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Vanderbilt study links yogurt, weight control

All those skinny actresses in commercials gushing at the thought of eating yogurt instead of desserts actually may have a point.

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Related Topix: Vanderbilt University, E. Coli, Health

Nature Neuroscience

Postdoctoral Research Trainee

Various techniques from the fields of psychology, pharmacology, neuroscience, and molecular biology are brought together to study the molecular mechanisms underlying cocaine addiction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Biology, Science, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health

Newswise

GW Researcher Receives Grant to Answer the How and Why of Autism During Development

The link between autism and disrupted brain development is an essential part of the puzzle of the disease, and is largely unknown.

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Related Topix: George Washington University, Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Genetics

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

A New Method for Generating Distribution of Biomonitoring Equivalents ...

EPA Home A Science Inventory A A New Method for Generating Distribution of Biomonitoring Equivalents to Support Exposure Assessment and Prioritization Phillips, M., J. Sobus, Barbara J. George, K. Isaacs, R. Conolly, AND C. Tan.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Nutrition, Food

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hispanic Business

Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. Files (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement

Per the terms of the Agreement, the Company has issued 18,239,594 Treasury Shares to acquire the entire institutional knowledge of in its team of experts, the cumulative result of their years of scientific knowledge in the fields of Molecular Biology, Cancer and Pharmacology research.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Medicine

Customer Interaction Solutions

Research and Markets: Metabolomics Market by Technique, Application & ...

In this report, the global metabolomics market is segmented based on techniques, applications, indications, and geography.

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Related Topix: Medicine

UT Southwestern Medical Center

UT Southwestern researchers uncover new brain pathways for understanding Type 2 diabetes and obesity

DALLAS July 25, 2014 Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified neural pathways that increase understanding of how the brain regulates body weight, energy expenditure, and blood glucose levels a discovery that can lead to new therapies for treating Type 2 diabetes and obesity.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health

Psychology Today

ADHD Drugs (Stimulants) and Heart Disease in Kids

A new study finds that children without predisposing risk factors for heart disease were at increased risk for heart problems after taking typical stimulants prescribed for ADHD .

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Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health, Heart Disease, Family, Kids, Heart Failure

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