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Dual Growth Factors From Injectable Chitosan

Dual Growth Factors From Injectable Chitosan

Bone tissue has certain self healing abilities after an injury; providing that the impairment is mild and the defect size is small; Local administration of platelet deriving growth factor BB (PGDF-BB) and bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2) in a sequential release manner could substantially promote bone healing. But clinical approaches to repairing large bone defects often…

Musculoskeletal Conditions

Musculoskeletal Conditions Second Global Cause Of Disability

Musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions, which affect the body’s joints, bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments, now rank as the second leading global cause of years lived with a disability, reveals an analysis of international data; publish online in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. There has been a sharp rise in the number of MSK diagnoses since…

Sleep problems

Sleep Problems In Children: Gadgets And Devices Invented

Form thousands of years, mothers sing lullabies to help their babies and children fall asleep. In more recent times, many gadgets and devices have been invent and market to help the tired child and weary parent. One of these devices has been link in recent years to the tragic deaths of 32 babies. Fisher Price…

Transmission Malaria By Targeting Young Contagious Parasites

Transmission Malaria By Targeting Young Contagious Parasites

This study revealing previously unknown targets of natural human antibody responses; finding on the surfaces of red blood cells infecting with malaria parasites; Determining a new way to block malaria transmission by targeting young contagious parasite forms. But by using a vaccine to boost this natural response may provide an efficient way to block both…

Homing Beacon For Chemotherapy Drugs

Homing Beacon For Chemotherapy Drugs

;Killing tumor cells while sparing their normal counterparts is a central challenge of cancer chemotherapy;  discovery of new drugs, often validated using in vitro screening; has been supported by advances in the fields of chemical biology; medicinal chemistry, and diversity orienting synthesis to realize new classes of compounds acting against a variety of diseases. But…

Gastroenterology

Poor Oral Health Linked to Increase in Gastrointestinal Cancers

The study find that the oral health conditions and the risk of a number of gastrointestinal cancers, including liver, colon, rectum and pancreatic cancer. Models are apply to estimate the relationship between cancer risk and self-reported oral health conditions, such as painful or bleeding gums; mouth ulcers and loose teeth. The gastrointestinal cancers Whilst no…

General medicine

Food Neophobia Increase The Risk of Lifestyle Diseases

The researches find that the Food neophobia, or fear of new foods, may lead to poorer dietary quality; increase the risk factors associated with chronic diseases, and thus increase the risk of developing lifestyle diseases; including cardiovascular diseases and type 2 diabetes. These are some of the findings of a study conduct by the Finnish…

Pharmacology

CDC’s Clarification on Prescribing Opioids for Cancer Pain

The researches find that the To reduce the number of people who may misuse, abuse, or overdose from opioids; multiple national agencies including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); have publish guidelines to improve the way opioids are prescribe. Yet some of these guidelines have cause confusion and misapplication among clinicians and unintendedly…

Melanin-concentrating hormone neurons

Melanin Concentrating Hormone Neurons In Hypothalamus

Melanin; Every night while sleeping, we cycle between two very different states of sleep. Upon falling asleep, we enter non-rapid eye movement (non-REM) sleep where our breathing is slow and regular and movement of our limbs or eyes are minimal. Approximately 90 minutes later, however, we enter rapid eye movement (REM) sleep. This is a…

findings suggest the need to educate healthcare workers

Healthcare Workers Often Care For Patients While They Are Ill

Healthcare Workers; Large numbers of healthcare workers risk transmitting respiratory viruses to patients and co-workers by attending work even when they have symptoms, according to a study published today in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, the journal for the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. The study found that 95% of people working in healthcare settings…

Biomarker for nasal passage inflammation

Biomarker For Acute Unilateral Maxillary Sinusitis In Pediatric Allergy

Biomarker; Nitric oxide (NO), which is synthesized from L-arginine by inducible NO synthase (iNOS); so is mainly produced by the epithelial and inflammatory cells in inflammatory airway disease. Bronchial fractional exhale NO (FENO) measurement is use as a non-invasive approach to evaluate; so the degree of eosinophilic airway inflammation and to monitor treatment responses in…

Improved Treatment for survival among patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Improved Treatment Among Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Improved Treatment; The addition of bevacizumab to carboplatin/pemetrexed is associate with improve overall survival among patients with advanced non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), according to a study publish in the May issue of the Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. For patients with advanced non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose tumors do…