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Microbes In Aircrafts Much Like That Of Offices And Homes

According to a new study, researchers found that the community of bacteria found in homes, offices and aircraft cabins. Believed to be the first to comprehensively assess the microbiome of aircraft, the study found that the bacterial communities accompanying airline passengers at 30,000 feet have much in common with the bacterial communities surrounding people in their homes and offices.

Enzyme Telomerase Plays A Major Role In Aging

A study determine that Cancer, aging-related diseases and other illnesses are closely tied to an important enzyme called "telomerase." Researchers reports that the deepest scientific understanding yet of this once-mysterious enzyme, whose catalytic core where most of its activity occurs can now be seen in near atomic resolution. The study was published in the journal Cell.

Patients At Risk Readmission To Emergency Rooms

According to a study, researchers determined that hospital patients have been at a high risk for adverse effects after they are discharged. These effects can be defined as unplanned bad circumstances that are directly related to the patient's diagnosis, clinical conditions or the care they received while in the hospital. Many times these events lead to the patient being readmitted, going to the emergency room or, even worse, dying.