Sunday, August 21, 2005


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

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


INFECTION CONTROL / WOUND CARE RN
Kingsport Times News, TN - Aug 20, 2005 INFECTION CONTROLL / WOUND CARE RN Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital has an immediate opportunity for a full time infection control / wound care nurse.

ILLINOIS BILL TARGETS HIV/AIDS AMONG BLACKS: Historic legislation
Eurweb.com, CA - 1 hour ago It also commissions a Chicago State University study to investigate and quantify the correlation between imprisonment and HIV infection.

Thailand warned of HIV infection rebound
Xinhua, China - Aug 19, 2005 20 (Xinhuanet) -- Thailand should pay more attentionto prevent rebound of HIV/AIDS infection in spite of the fact thatthe country has successfully controlled

Infection alert for children
Calcutta Telegraph, India - 11 hours ago Acute Respiratory Infection, accompanied with high fever, limping gait and convulsions, is spreading fast among children below five years.

Knee infection sidelines Grudzielanek
MLB.com - 7 hours ago By Stephen A. Norris / MLB.com. ST. LOUIS -- Cardinals second baseman Mark Grudzielanek was unable to play on Sunday due to an infection in his left knee.

Woman accused of spreading HIV pleads innocent
Aberdeen American News, SD - Aug 20, 2005 RAPID CITY, SD - A woman charged in Rapid City with six counts of intentional exposure to HIV infection has pleaded innocent. Melissa

New HIV super-infection case found
Gay.com UK, UK - Aug 19, 2005 The patient was originally diagnosed positive in November 2001 and reported what sounded like symptoms of new HIV infection the previous April.


What is Tiny in Size, Red in Color and Packs a Healthy Punch
PR Web (press release), WA - 47 minutes ago contain high concentrations of potent antioxidants that have been shown to potentially alleviate joint pain caused from gout, arthritis and inflammation.

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

New anti-inflammatory drug may fill the Vioxx void
Australian, Australia - 15 hours ago RESEARCHERS in the US have developed a new drug that could reduce pain, inflammation and joint damage in people with rheumatoid arthritis.

Reliever Walker placed on disabled list
San Jose Mercury News, United States - 6 hours ago LOUIS -- Tyler Walker went on the 15-day disabled list Sunday because of inflammation in his right (throwing) shoulder as the Giants' bullpen situation again

Treatment Of Psoriatic Arthritis - Humira (Adalimumab) Approved
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 8 hours ago Psoriatic arthritis combines the symptoms of arthritis, including joint inflammation, which leads to pain and possible damage, with the symptoms of psoriasis

Sarcoidosis scary, but it is treatable
Daytona Beach News-Journal, FL - 1 hour ago any organs and can mimic many rheumatic diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematous or spondyloarthropathies (inflammation in the

EntreMed receives patents for cancer and inflammation drug
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Aug 18, 2005 EntreMed Inc, a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammation, has received two US patents

Hope for arthritis patients
NEWS.com.au, Australia - 4 minutes ago AUSTRALIAN researchers have identified a new means to reduce the inflammation of arthritis, suggesting that a drug may be on the market within four years.

Washburn goes on DL with elbow inflammation
San Francisco Chronicle, United States - Aug 3, 2005 The Los Angeles Angels placed left-hander Jarrod Washburn on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday night because of inflammation in his elbow.


SIMPLE TREATMENTS OFTEN WORK FOR CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Aug 18, 2005 DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I would like some information on carpal-tunnel syndrome. I hope you can enlighten me. -- LB. ANSWER: ''Carpus'' is the Latin word for wrist.

Treatments have same target, different responses for lung cancer
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 20, 2005 The gene mutation that identifies the lung cancer patients most likely to respond to the drug gefitinib (Iressa) is not associated with a response to the drug

Racial gap narrows for cheaper medical treatments
OCRegister (subscription), CA - Aug 18, 2005 BOSTON The health-care gap between blacks and whites is closing on many simple, cheap medical treatments, but deeper disparities stubbornly persist for

Racial disparities closing for many medical treatments, but not
Chicago Sun-Times, United States - Aug 18, 2005 BOSTON -- The health care gap between blacks and whites is closing on many simple, cheap medical treatments, but deeper disparities stubbornly persist for more

Physicians trying to find treatments for voice disorders
Nashua Telegraph, NH - Aug 14, 2005 Understanding the neurological basis of speech may also lead to new treatments for speech problems caused by stroke, traumatic brain injuries and Parkinson s

Gene chip may lead to treatments
WTNH, CT - Aug 15, 2005 (New Haven-WTNH, Aug. 15, 2005 8:05 PM) _ Sophisticated technology is allowing Yale researchers to hunt for genes in record time.

Boone County Jail has a new protocol for medical treatments
Columbia Missourian, MO - Aug 14, 2005 By THOMAS LUNDBY. We don t have to give them a sleeping pill like they d take at home, Blackburn said. He also doesn t

Fetal skin cells used in burn treatments
Bryan College Station Eagle, United States - Aug 17, 2005 Swiss researchers have used skin composed from fetal skin cells to treat eight children with deep burns. Patrick Hohlfeld of the


LMH program for heart treatments to begin Nov. 1
Lawrence Journal World, KS - Aug 17, 2005 After a several-month delay, a program that will reduce the number of heart patients who must travel outside the city for treatment is on track to open this

Fetal skin cells used in burn treatments
Bryan College Station Eagle, United States - Aug 17, 2005 Swiss researchers have used skin composed from fetal skin cells to treat eight children with deep burns. Patrick Hohlfeld of the

Surf net for trials and treatments
The Age (subscription), Australia - Aug 19, 2005 CANCER cures will come more quickly if more people join clinical trials to test experimental treatments, Cancer Council Victoria director David Hill says.

Kimmel Center Starts on $24M Torrey Mesa Plan
San Diego Business Journal (subscription), CA - Aug 20, 2005 here. . The center is known for its mission to find nontoxic treatments for cancer, meaning remedies that do not damage healthy cells.

Event: Experts Host Open Session on New Treatments for Advanced
breastcancer.about.com - 13 hours ago Are you interested in new treatments for advanced breast cancer? Well, if you will be in the Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) or Boston

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
Forbes - Aug 17, 2005 WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can come back within

Drug Rehab Center Proves Permanent Recovery Is Possible
PR Web (press release), WA - Aug 20, 2005 drug addictions are fought on many fronts, from scientists conducting genetic research and pharmaceutical companies pushing new drugs as treatments, to faith


Ask The Doctor: Brittle nail occur due to iron, not calcium
Peninsula On-line, Qatar - Jul 26, 2005 It sometimes causes irritations (folliculitis) which appear in the form of small boils in certain individuals. In such people waxing should be avoided.


In-Depth Look at How Osteoporosis Treatments Function Within Bone
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 15, 2005 The study, which provides more in-depth information than previously available about these two treatments, found that both therapies increase bone mineral

Fetal skin cells used in burn treatments
Bryan College Station Eagle, United States - Aug 17, 2005 Swiss researchers have used skin composed from fetal skin cells to treat eight children with deep burns. Patrick Hohlfeld of the

Drug Rehab Center Proves Permanent Recovery Is Possible
PR Web (press release), WA - Aug 20, 2005 drug addictions are fought on many fronts, from scientists conducting genetic research and pharmaceutical companies pushing new drugs as treatments, to faith

Physicians trying to find treatments for voice disorders
Nashua Telegraph, NH - Aug 14, 2005 Understanding the neurological basis of speech may also lead to new treatments for speech problems caused by stroke, traumatic brain injuries and Parkinson s

Surf net for trials and treatments
The Age (subscription), Australia - Aug 19, 2005 CANCER cures will come more quickly if more people join clinical trials to test experimental treatments, Cancer Council Victoria director David Hill says.

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
Forbes - Aug 17, 2005 WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can come back within

Unique Treatments Enable Doctors to Zero in on Tumors Efficiently
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 8, 2005 Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) combines imaging and treatment on a single machine, facilitating fast and accurate adaptive radiotherapy treatments that deliver


LMH program for heart treatments to begin Nov. 1
Lawrence Journal World, KS - Aug 17, 2005 After a several-month delay, a program that will reduce the number of heart patients who must travel outside the city for treatment is on track to open this

Event: Experts Host Open Session on New Treatments for Advanced
breastcancer.about.com - 10 hours ago Are you interested in new treatments for advanced breast cancer? Well, if you will be in the Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) or Boston

Gotti Concealed News of Cancer for Months
Washington Post, United States - 8 hours ago NEW YORK -- When Victoria Gotti learned she had breast cancer, she kept the news to herself _ hiding her draining treatments from her three sons and the

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
drkoop.com - Aug 17, 2005 By Randy Dotinga. WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can

SIMPLE TREATMENTS OFTEN WORK FOR CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Aug 18, 2005 DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I would like some information on carpal-tunnel syndrome. I hope you can enlighten me. -- LB. ANSWER: ''Carpus'' is the Latin word for wrist.

Surf net for trials and treatments
The Age (subscription), Australia - Aug 19, 2005 CANCER cures will come more quickly if more people join clinical trials to test experimental treatments, Cancer Council Victoria director David Hill says.

Prostate problems, treatments
Arizona Republic, AZ - Aug 15, 2005 Clinical trials are especially important for patients with advanced metastatic prostate cancer or whose other treatments have failed, he says.

Fetal skin cells used in burn treatments
Bryan College Station Eagle, United States - Aug 17, 2005 Swiss researchers have used skin composed from fetal skin cells to treat eight children with deep burns. Patrick Hohlfeld of the

Racial disparities closing for many medical treatments, but not
Chicago Sun-Times, United States - Aug 18, 2005 BOSTON -- The health care gap between blacks and whites is closing on many simple, cheap medical treatments, but deeper disparities stubbornly persist for more


Johnson's back has inflammation
The Journal News.com, NY - Aug 9, 2005 felt a lot better.". But the MRI showed inflammation of the lumbar spine, leaving Johnson listed as day-to-day. Torre wasn't definite

New anti-inflammatory drug may fill the Vioxx void
Australian, Australia - 9 hours ago RESEARCHERS in the US have developed a new drug that could reduce pain, inflammation and joint damage in people with rheumatoid arthritis.

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

Aurilia not expendable now
Cincinnati.com, OH - 16 hours ago INJURY REPORT: Reds pitchers Ryan Wagner (right shoulder inflammation) and Josh Hancock (right elbow inflammation) threw off the bullpen mound before

Leaving Allergies Untreated May Lead To Problems
WGAL Channel.com, PA - Aug 19, 2005 "If you get severe nasal allergies and the inflammation that goes along The inflammation is set off by drier, windy weather that helps the ragweed to spread.

Inflammation contributes to low plasma amino acid concentrations
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 Background: Inflammation and malnutrition are common in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients, and plasma concentrations of free amino acids (AAs) in these

New Imaging Technology Shown to Detect Pancreatic Inflammation in
dBusinessNews Boston (press release), MA - Aug 19, 2005 to rapid assessment of the effectiveness of therapeutic intervention - has been the lack of direct, non-invasive technologies to visualize inflammation in the

EntreMed receives patents for cancer and inflammation drug
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Aug 18, 2005 EntreMed Inc, a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammation, has received two US patents

Looking at autoimmune diabetes, literally
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 19, 2005 and colleagues from Joslin diabetes Center describe a novel magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) strategy to non-invasively monitor autoimmune inflammation in the


Inflammation contributes to low plasma amino acid concentrations
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 Background: Inflammation and malnutrition are common in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients, and plasma concentrations of free amino acids (AAs) in these

Leaving Allergies Untreated May Lead To Problems
WGAL Channel.com, PA - Aug 19, 2005 "If you get severe nasal allergies and the inflammation that goes along The inflammation is set off by drier, windy weather that helps the ragweed to spread.

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

Johnson MRI shows inflammation; next start still questionable
Fall River Herald News, MA - Aug 8, 2005 Bronx, NY (Sports Network) - New York Yankees pitcher Randy Johnson had an MRI on his sore back Monday, and it showed inflammation of the lumbar spine.

Aurilia not expendable now
Cincinnati.com, OH - 15 hours ago INJURY REPORT: Reds pitchers Ryan Wagner (right shoulder inflammation) and Josh Hancock (right elbow inflammation) threw off the bullpen mound before


New Imaging Technology Shown to Detect Pancreatic Inflammation in
dBusinessNews Boston (press release), MA - Aug 19, 2005 to rapid assessment of the effectiveness of therapeutic intervention - has been the lack of direct, non-invasive technologies to visualize inflammation in the

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

Looking at autoimmune diabetes, literally
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 19, 2005 and colleagues from Joslin diabetes Center describe a novel magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) strategy to non-invasively monitor autoimmune inflammation in the

Washburn goes on DL with elbow inflammation
San Francisco Chronicle, United States - Aug 3, 2005 The Los Angeles Angels placed left-hander Jarrod Washburn on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday night because of inflammation in his elbow.

Inflammation contributes to low plasma amino acid concentrations
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 Background: Inflammation and malnutrition are common in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients, and plasma concentrations of free amino acids (AAs) in these

Treatment Of Psoriatic Arthritis - Humira (Adalimumab) Approved
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 57 minutes ago Psoriatic arthritis combines the symptoms of arthritis, including joint inflammation, which leads to pain and possible damage, with the symptoms of psoriasis


Racial disparities closing for many medical treatments, but not
Chicago Sun-Times, United States - Aug 18, 2005 BOSTON -- The health care gap between blacks and whites is closing on many simple, cheap medical treatments, but deeper disparities stubbornly persist for more

Unique Treatments Enable Doctors to Zero in on Tumors Efficiently
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 8, 2005 Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) combines imaging and treatment on a single machine, facilitating fast and accurate adaptive radiotherapy treatments that deliver

Kimmel Center Starts on $24M Torrey Mesa Plan
San Diego Business Journal (subscription), CA - 18 hours ago here. . The center is known for its mission to find nontoxic treatments for cancer, meaning remedies that do not damage healthy cells.

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
drkoop.com - Aug 17, 2005 By Randy Dotinga. WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
Forbes - Aug 17, 2005 WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can come back within


Head of hair hope for acid victim
BBC News, UK - Aug 10, 2005 for. "Too much tension can be put on the hair follicles, which can stop them growing, or the skin may not stretch far enough.". He

Back To School Stress Can Trigger Acne Problems
eMaxHealth.com, NC - Aug 8, 2005 "Teens are more prone to this type of outbreak because of hormonal changes.". Acne begins when hair follicles become blocked with excess skin cells.

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.

A hairy kinase
Journal of Cell Biology - Aug 15, 2005 to produce the hair. Throughout normal adult life, hair follicles undergo cycles of growth and shrinkage. In the sgk3 mutant, the

Fathers Beware - The Child May Not Be Yours
Prudent Press Agency (press release), Netherlands - Aug 19, 2005 that more and more concerned fathers are visiting clinics or sending for testing kits and providing samples (check swabs, hair follicles) from themselves and

Sweat? You bet
PensacolaNewsJournal.com, FL - Aug 17, 2005 Located in the layer of the skin called the dermis and in nerve endings and hair follicles, a sweat gland is a long, coiled hollow tube of cells that works to

Furrier Mice Offer Discovery on Active Adult Stem Cells
New York Times, United States - Aug 17, 2005 drug. When the mice were given this drug, the stem cells in their hair follicles proliferated, and the mice grew extra furry coats.


A bit of Zen
Rappahannock News, VA - Jul 21, 2005 facial, steam, massage and manicure package, with more masculine herbs and skin treatment that is geared toward helping prevent razor burn and folliculitis.

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.

Ask The Doctor: Brittle nail occur due to iron, not calcium
Peninsula On-line, Qatar - Jul 26, 2005 It sometimes causes irritations (folliculitis) which appear in the form of small boils in certain individuals. In such people waxing should be avoided.

Pool testers take a dip for safety
News & Observer, NC - Jul 31, 2005 as "swimmer's ear." Can also cause eye infections, particularly for those wearing contact lenses, and an infection of hair follicles known as folliculitis.

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

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.


Fathers Beware - The Child May Not Be Yours
Prudent Press Agency (press release), Netherlands - Aug 19, 2005 that more and more concerned fathers are visiting clinics or sending for testing kits and providing samples (check swabs, hair follicles) from themselves and

Hair transplantation to fight baldness
Deccan Herald, India - Aug 18, 2005 Whereas in micro transplantation, more numbers of incisions are done uniformly and a few hair follicles are rooted inside them giving a uniform growth of hair.


Acne agony
Indiavarta.com, India - Aug 19, 2005 The oil is broken down into free fatty acids by bacterial enzymes, which causes skin inflammation and abnormal plugging of the oil glands and hair follicles.


State park closed after infection in water storage tanks
Albany Business Review, NY - Aug 19, 2005 They are part of 1,738 cases of gastrointestinal illness linked to exposure to infection at the spray park, or to people exposed to people infected at the park

Teenagers `at greater risk of HIV infection'
Bangkok Post, Thailand - Aug 19, 2005 with their spouses. There were also signs of an increased risk of infection among men who have sex with men. Dr Sombat Thanprasertsook

Pig disease could be new strain: scientist
The Standard, Hong Kong - 1 hour ago Last week, a 44-year-old butcher working with raw pork at a Wellcome market in Tuen Mun became the ninth case of human infection reported in Hong Kong when he

Florida woman dies from flesh-eating bacteria infection
Athens Banner-Herald (subscription), GA - Aug 19, 2005 The bacteria triggered an infection that attacked the skin and destroyed the soft tissue beneath it. People with pre-existing conditions

Sexual violence lead to high HIV infection rates in Zimbabwe
People's Daily Online, China - Aug 19, 2005 Lack of wide scale programs to address cross-generational sex and sexual violence has led to high HIV infection rate among young women in Zimbabwe, a study by


Racial gap in health care closing for some treatments, studies say
Winston-Salem Journal, NC - Aug 17, 2005 The health-care gap between blacks and whites is closing on many simple, cheap medical treatments, but deeper disparities persist for more complex and costly

Treatments for breast pain
KING5.com (subscription), WA - Aug 17, 2005 it is very aggressive. If cancer is ruled out, doctors will recommend some other treatments for breast pain. Oil of primrose replaces

LMH program for heart treatments to begin Nov. 1
Lawrence Journal World, KS - Aug 17, 2005 After a several-month delay, a program that will reduce the number of heart patients who must travel outside the city for treatment is on track to open this

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
drkoop.com - Aug 17, 2005 By Randy Dotinga. WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can

SIMPLE TREATMENTS OFTEN WORK FOR CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Aug 18, 2005 DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I would like some information on carpal-tunnel syndrome. I hope you can enlighten me. -- LB. ANSWER: ''Carpus'' is the Latin word for wrist.


"An Armour against pleasure, and a cobweb against infection"
MedIndia, India - 3 hours ago provide protection even the most famous lover of all, Casanova in the 17th century was using condom for both birth control and for protection against infection

Fixing hospital infection rates starts with making information
Herald & Review, IL - Aug 18, 2005 Decatur Memorial Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur already report the infection rates and both have rates of less than 1 percent.

Florida woman dies from flesh-eating bacteria infection
Athens Banner-Herald (subscription), GA - Aug 19, 2005 The bacteria triggered an infection that attacked the skin and destroyed the soft tissue beneath it. People with pre-existing conditions

INFECTION CONTROL / WOUND CARE RN
Kingsport Times News, TN - 8 hours ago INFECTION CONTROLL / WOUND CARE RN Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital has an immediate opportunity for a full time infection control / wound care nurse.

Teenagers `at greater risk of HIV infection'
Bangkok Post, Thailand - Aug 19, 2005 with their spouses. There were also signs of an increased risk of infection among men who have sex with men. Dr Sombat Thanprasertsook

Darwin hospital at limited risk from superbug: director
ABC Online, Australia - Aug 19, 2005 hospitals. The director of pathology, Dr Gary Lum, says the the Royal Darwin Hospital's circumstances limit the risk of infection.

Staph Infection Cases Increase
KTEN, TX - Aug 17, 2005 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.


Prostate problems, treatments
Arizona Republic, AZ - Aug 15, 2005 Clinical trials are especially important for patients with advanced metastatic prostate cancer or whose other treatments have failed, he says.

Fetal skin cells used in burn treatments
Bryan College Station Eagle, United States - Aug 17, 2005 Swiss researchers have used skin composed from fetal skin cells to treat eight children with deep burns. Patrick Hohlfeld of the


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.


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.

Back To School Stress Can Trigger Acne Problems
eMaxHealth.com, NC - Aug 8, 2005 "Teens are more prone to this type of outbreak because of hormonal changes.". Acne begins when hair follicles become blocked with excess skin cells.


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.

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

Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Phase I Study of Staphylococcus
Yahoo News (press release) - Jul 21, 2005 volunteers. While there are numerous species of Staphylococci, three species are responsible for almost all S. aureus infections.