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Drug target to prevent hardening of arteries identified May 17, 3:40 pm
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Researchers have come a step closer towards limiting arterioscelorosis disease - an illness in which hardening of arteries occurs and the supply of oxygen-rich blood throughout the body is squeezed off.
First resuscitation technique brings Oz man back from dead May 13, 2:41 pm
Melbourne, May 13 (ANI): A Victorian man - clinically dead for 40 minutes - was brought back to life with the help of an Australian-first resuscitation technique.
Gene mutations associated with nearsightedness identified May 3, 1:33 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Mutations in a gene that helps regulate copper and oxygen levels in eye tissue are associated with a severe form of nearsightedness, according to a study at Duke Medicine.
Flying could turn you into an airhead May 1, 11:30 am
London, May 1 (ANI): Air passengers should avoid making important decisions whilst cruising at altitude, according to Britain's first professor of aerospace medicine.
Oxygen cycle on early Earth may be more dynamic than thought Apr 25, 2:11 pm
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Biogeochemists at the University of California, Riverside has provided a new view on the relationship between the earliest accumulation of oxygen in the atmosphere, arguably the most important biological event in Earth history, and its relationship to the sulfur cycle.
Washington, April 25 (ANI): The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), set to be launched by NASA in 2018, will be capable of detecting oxygen and water in the atmosphere of an Earth-like planet orbiting a white dwarf after only a few hours of observation time-much more easily than for an Earth-like planet orbiting a Sun-like star, say researchers.
Fish oils show promise against cancer Apr 3, 10:19 am
Washington, April 3 (ANI): In a mice study, a team of UC Davis scientists has found that a product resulting from a metabolized omega-3 fatty acid helps combat cancer by cutting off the supply of oxygen and nutrients that fuel tumor growth and spread of the disease.
Washington, March 19 (ANI): A new research has improved our understanding of conditions in the early ocean during a critical time in the history of life on Earth.
Washington, March 14 (ANI): A team of physicists has looked at the conditions necessary for the formation of carbon and oxygen in the universe, the two elements crucial to life.
Shelf life of blood shorter than thought Mar 4, 3:14 pm
Washington, March 4 (ANI): Johns Hopkins researchers have found that red blood cells stored longer than three weeks begin to lose the capacity to deliver oxygen-rich cells where they may be most needed.
Low oxygen stops cell growth Feb 23, 4:51 pm
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): A protein known for turning on genes to help cells survive low-oxygen conditions also slows down the copying of new DNA strands, thus shutting down the growth of new cells, a new study has found.
Photosynthesis evolved soon after life appeared on earth Feb 23, 4:16 pm
London, Feb. 23 (ANI): Scientists studying the world's oldest sedimentary rocks have claimed that about 3.8 billion years ago - not long after life appeared on Earth - an early form of photosynthesis may have evolved on the planet.
Early life stress may up risk of heart disease Feb 22, 2:56 pm
Washington, February 22 (ANI): Early life stress like that experienced by ill newborns appears to take an early toll of the heart, affecting its ability to relax and refill with oxygen-rich blood, researchers have revealed.
Robots get new skill - jumping Feb 14, 11:31 am
Washington, February 14 (ANI): Using small explosions produced by a mix of methane and oxygen, researchers at Harvard have designed a soft robot that can leap as much as a foot in the air.
Potential new target in fight against 'superbug' discovered Jan 30, 11:40 am
Washington, January 30 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Cambridge have discovered how an antibiotic-resistant superbug exploits oxygen-limited conditions in the lungs of patients with severe respiratory disease to thrive.
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): The Government of Delhi has ordered a probe into the death of four ICU patients at the state-run Sushruta Trauma Centre on Tuesday due to the malfunctioning of an oxygen supply machine.
Now, baby sock that monitors child's breathing Nov 30, 12:11 pm
London, Nov 30 (ANI): For most of you who have spent sleepless nights worrying whether your child is breathing properly while tucked up in their cots, a new device has been developed that may help parents rest easier while their baby sleeps, and keep the little one's feet warm at the same time.
How TB pathogen survives oxygen stress in body Nov 15, 3:04 pm
Washington, November 15 (ANI): Mycobacterium tuberculosis - the bacterium that causes tuberculosis - has an ingenious mechanism to defend itself against oxygen attack by our immune system, researchers have found.
Washington, October 24 (ANI): A team led by geochemists at the University of California, Riverside has challenged the simple notion of an up-only trend for early oxygen and provided the first compelling direct evidence for a major drop in oxygen after the first rise.
London, October 3 (ANI): Almost half of shoppers cannot remember why they made a purchase by the time they have taken it home.
Washington, September 27 (ANI): An analysis of organic-rich rocks from South China has provided new evidence linking extreme climate change, oxygen rise, and early animal evolution.
Tibet launches first mobile health clinic Sep 25, 1:06 pm
Lhasa, Sept. 25 (Xinhua-ANI): Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on Tuesday rolled out its first mobile clinic designed to improve emergency care in remote plateau areas, local authorities said.
Fruits and veggies can cut heart attack risk Sep 24, 10:06 am
London, September 24 (ANI): Eating a diet rich in antioxidants - mainly derived from fruits and vegetables - could cut the chance of a heart attack by a quarter, according to Swedish researchers.
New Delhi, Sep 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday criticized regional parties for propping up the UPA-II Government while simultaneously protesting against its economic policies.
Doping was 'fact of life' for Armstrong just as oxygen, gravity, says co cyclist Hamilton Sep 1, 2:06 pm
New York, Sep 1(ANI): Tyler Hamilton, who rode together on the US Postal Service eam along with Lance Armstrong, has claimed in his new book that just like oxygen or ravity, doping was also a fact of life with the banned American cyclist.
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