Thursday, August 18, 2005


Inflammation The Root of All Illness?
Health Sentinel - Jul 26, 2005 Inflammation is an integral part of the immune system. We re all familiar with inflammation. When you re cut it becomes red

10 million grant to support research on inflammation's role in
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 17, 2005 question. In this case, the question is: can intracellular signaling pathways be manipulated to reduce inflammation in blood vessels?

Silkworm enzyme fights inflammation in humans
Canada NewsWire (press release), Canada - Aug 2, 2005 And, more importantly, it is anticipated that serrapeptase also rids the body of inflammation. Inflammation is one of the most damaging

Sarcopenia, obesity, and inflammation results from the Trial of
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 related outcomes in elders. This relation may be explained by inflammation and hemostatic abnormalities. Objectives: Our objectives


Long Island SCC seminar to discuss inflammation
The Cosmetic Site, IL - Aug 3, 2005 The seminar, titled The Multi-faces Approach to Inflammation," will feature Paolo Giacomoni, Ph.D., executive director for the Estee Lauder Companies.

Direct relationship between inflammation and glucose levels
News-Medical.net, World - Jul 26, 2005 Scientists at Galileo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. have demonstrated a direct relationship between inflammation and glucose levels. Through

10 million grant to support research on inflammation's role in
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 17, 2005 question. In this case, the question is: can intracellular signaling pathways be manipulated to reduce inflammation in blood vessels?

Inflammation marker C-reactive protein key in heart disease risk
Health Sentinel - Aug 4, 2005 Chronic, low-grade inflammation is now being considered by an ever-increasing number of scientists as a major cause of diseases not only for obvious diseases

Hormone linked to sugar control in diabetics
Reuters - 13 hours ago shows. In addition, high adiponectin levels are associated with high levels of HDL "good" cholesterol and with reduced inflammation.

New Patents Strengthen EntreMed Position in Cancer and
PR Newswire (press release), NY - Aug 17, 2005 (Nasdaq: ENMD), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammation, today announced the issuance of


Prospects for slashing the impact of malaria with old drug
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 5 hours ago tablet to an apparently healthy child during their routine infant immunization visits dramatically reduced the impact of any subsequent malaria infection.

Madison County cites 38 cases of intestinal infection
Kansas City Star, MO - Aug 17, 2005 FREDERICKTOWN, Mo. - The Madison County Health Department confirmed seven additional cases of an intestinal infection Wednesday, bringing to 38 the number of

Fixing hospital infection rates starts with making information
Herald & Review, IL - 2 hours ago Decatur Memorial Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur already report the infection rates and both have rates of less than 1 percent.

Inquest is told of infection risk
BBC Birmingham, UK - Aug 17, 2005 A mother-of-four who died from blood clots on her lungs was sent home from hospital because of a "substantial risk" of infection, an inquest heard.


Results of Pre-Clinical Investigations of Ceragenix's Novel
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Jul 19, 2005 ICAAC are: Poster #554: "Kill Kinetics of CSA-13 and Comparators Against Staphylococci with Raised Glycopeptide MICs.". Steven Porter


Antiseptic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Does It Mean?
RedNova.com, TX - Jul 30, 2005 Plasmid-associated nonsusceptibility in staphylococci has been demonstrated for cationic biocides such as chlorhexidine gluconate and quaternary ammonium

Characterization of a Chronic Infection in an Internally
RedNova.com, TX - Aug 7, 2005 One established property of Staphylococci is their ability to use quorum-sensing communication mechanisms to form and maintain a biofilm on a fixation device.


New Patents Strengthen EntreMed Position in Cancer and
PR Newswire (press release), NY - Aug 17, 2005 (Nasdaq: ENMD), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammation, today announced the issuance of

Lenore Greenstein: The right diet might help ease pain of
Naples Daily News (subscription), FL - Aug 15, 2005 says that dietary fats can make a significant difference for those suffering the pain of rheumatoid arthritis, and they can affect the process of inflammation.


Tetrasil Combats Cold Sores With Fast Acting Natural Remedy
Press Dispensary, UK - Jul 26, 2005 as combating cold sores, Tetrasil has also been found to provide fast relief from: infected wounds, insect bites, burns, bedsores, Folliculitis, yeast infection

Salon mishap nets local woman $12K
Daily News Tribune, MA - Aug 10, 2005 The Brazilian woman said she suffered a condition called folliculitis on her legs and had to undergo hospital care and receive intravenous treatment.

No-beard policy for cops cost city 316G
Philadelphia Daily News, PA - Aug 17, 2005 Each of them suffers from a skin condition, pseudo-folliculitis barbae, or PFB, a condition that many African-American men have to endure.

Treating rosacea can be frustrating
Staunton News Leader, VA - Jul 17, 2005 include acne vulgaris, seborrheic dermatitis, perioral dermatitis, irritant or allergic contact dermatitis, Pityrosporum folliculitis, photodermatitis or


McGill researchers discover gene that controls speed of TB
Canada.com, Canada - Aug 16, 2005 Schurr. "This is the first time a gene has been shown to control the time frame between the initial infection and the disease.".

Staph Infection Cases Increase
KTEN, TX - 22 hours ago An unnoticed but common infection has recently caused a great deal of concern for a number of Texomans north of the Red River. KTEN s Eric Egan reports.

Inmates battle drug-defying infection
London Free Press, Canada - Aug 16, 2005 The three inmates at the Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre were diagnosed with a so-called MRSA infection, or methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, which

Superbugs may spread, surgeons fear
Sydney Morning Herald (subscription), Australia - 12 hours ago of Surgeons said superbugs were endemic to every hospital in Australia and would spread further unless authorities changed their approach to infection control.

Zotob - IRCBot: In-depth Analysis of an Infection
PR Newswire (press release), NY - 6 hours ago ORANGE ALERT - The Graphic Analysis Shows That There Have Been Three Developments (Three Authors or Groups of Authors) in Parallel of the Worms - Use of Proof

Genome-Wide RNAi Screen for Host Factors Required for
Science Magazine (subscription) - 4 hours ago pathogen Listeria monocytogenes, we identified 305 double-stranded RNAs targeting a wide range of cellular functions that altered L. monocytogenes infection.

Infection study welcome
Patriot-News, PA - 16 hours ago It's good to see the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council continuing to press forward following the release of its first-in-the-nation study of

Net Threats
eMarketer, NY - 6 hours ago 52% reported a spyware infection in the past six months of those, 18% reported an infection so serious that they had to erase their hard drives.


Effects of Telomerase and Telomere Length on Epidermal Stem Cell
Science Magazine (subscription) - 2 hours ago 1B, fig. S1A, and SOM Text) (19). Interestingly, G1 Terc / hair follicles contained significantly more LRCs than did Terc +/+ follicles (Fig.

Doctor helps with appearance
Atchison Daily Globe, KS - Aug 10, 2005 That light covers a broader area and it disables the hair follicles. Hair grows in stages and the hair that you have today is active follicles, he said.

Sgk3 links growth factor signaling to maintenance of progenitor
Journal of Cell Biology - Aug 15, 2005 Hair follicles undergo cycles of proliferation and apoptotic regression, offering an excellent paradigm to study how this transition is governed.

One in 25 Dads Isn't Biological Father, British Study Shows
Bloomberg - Aug 10, 2005 a child is their own may visit a clinic or order a testing kit via the internet, and provide samples such as cheek swabs, hair follicles from themselves and

Facts of life Silver among the gold
Yemen Times, Yemen - Aug 4, 2005 of grey hair derives in large part from the admixture of pigmented and white hair, it is important to note that individual hair follicles can indeed

Losing your hair isn't funny
Telegraph.co.uk, United Kingdom - Aug 15, 2005 It is thought that female alopecia is the result of the immune system attacking the hair follicles - though why it does this is not known.

Real Hair Solutions for Thin, Flat Hair
Bella Online - Aug 15, 2005 We are born with the genetic disposition to produce a certain number of hair follicles and the use of salves and preparations will not increase that number.


Six Senses unveils The Earth Spa | A natural environment for
Hospitality Net - Aug 17, 2005 is located right beside the newly opened Evason Hideaway at Hua Hin and offers guests of the Hideaway a comprehensive menu of specialty treatments that focus

Unique Treatments Enable Doctors to Zero in on Tumors Efficiently
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 13, 2005 Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) combines imaging and treatment on a single machine, facilitating fast and accurate adaptive radiotherapy treatments that deliver


Facts of life Silver among the gold
Yemen Times, Yemen - Aug 4, 2005 of grey hair derives in large part from the admixture of pigmented and white hair, it is important to note that individual hair follicles can indeed