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Medical News Today: WHO: most countries have no national plan to tackle drug resistance

By |April 30th, 2015|

A survey conducted by the World Health Organization finds most countries do not yet have a comprehensive national plan to tackle drug resistance – a year after the organization warned that we are heading toward a “post-antibiotic era.”Only 34 of 133 countries that participated in the survey have composed a plan to address drug resistance.
In […]

Ortho-ATI™ long term study showing effectiveness for tennis elbow published in prestigious American Journal of Sports Medicine

By |April 30th, 2015|

Published on April 30, 2015 at 9:15 AM

Regenerative medicine company Orthocell Limited has today announced its long-term study into its Ortho-ATITM treatment for chronic tennis elbow was published in the latest edition of the prestigious American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM).
The publication provides evidence of the durability and long term positive effect of […]

Medical News Today: Study probing link between silica and lung cancer offers new clue

By |April 30th, 2015|

A new study uncovers a crucial clue about the link between exposure to crystalline silica – which, if prolonged, causes the progressive lung disease silicosis – and a form of lung cancer.Silicosis is a progressive, debilitating and incurable lung disease that results after many years of inhaling large quantities of crystalline silica.
The team, from the […]

New discovery may change the principles for treating cancer

By |April 30th, 2015|

Danish researchers from the University of Copenhagen and Herlev Hospital have made a discovery that may change the principles for treating certain types of cancer.
The discovery relates to the so-called telomeres that constitute the ends of human chromosomes. Short telomeres are related to unhealthy lifestyles, old age and the male gender – all of which […]

AMSBIO launches new and exclusive biotinylated protein collection

By |April 30th, 2015|

AMSBIO has launched a new and exclusive biotinylated protein collection specially designed to simplify your research.
Attaching biotin to proteins and other macromolecules is an established labelling method which allows specific detection of biotin-tagged molecules via anti-biotin antibody, avidin or streptavidin based reporter systems. Biotinylation reagents are available for targeting specific functional groups or residues, including […]

Medical News Today: Eating yogurt regularly does not improve health, quality of life

By |April 22nd, 2015|

Yogurt is frequently lauded for its healthful properties, but a new study investigating the effects of regular yogurt consumption has suggested that it does not lead to improvements in health.Regular yogurt consumption has been associated with reduced risk of hypertension, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes.
The study, published in the Journal of the Academy of […]

Osteoporosis and Hearing

By |April 22nd, 2015|

Osteoporosis causes bones to become weak and brittle. It may also increase risk for sudden, unexplained hearing loss in some patients, according to a new study.
Researchers reviewed the medical records of more than 10,000 people diagnosed with osteoporosis between 1999 and 2008, and nearly 32,000 people who did not have the condition. Then they analyzed […]