Tag: "predictor" at biology news
Regular physical activity really does boost immune system in older men
...linical implication because reductions in DTH is a predictor
of mortality in the elderly and is a determinant of infectious disease risk. Furthermore, the researchers said "maintaining a physically active lifestyle improves health throughout the life span, but especially during times of immunocompromise, such ...
New tool predicts how long pollutants will stay in soil
...ntal Engineering, described the improved pollution predictor
during an Aug. 26 presentation in Philadelphia at the 228th national meeting of the American Chemical Society. Although her own training is in geology and environmental engineering, Nguyen said the new tool is based on a breakthrough by chemists who...
A liking for sweets, combined with novelty seeking, may predict alcoholism
... were several attempts to use novelty seeking as a predictor
of alcoholism that failed because elevated novelty... currently conducting a study of sweet liking as a predictor
of response to naltrexone in alcoholism but no data has yet been analyzed. Fourth, if sweet liking ...
16 APS exercise research highlights, from reduced flu mortality to proteomics & obesity
...y endothelial dysfunction has been identified as a predictor
of cardiac events, exercise may contribute to long-term reduction of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. 24.5 Jeff Woods and Tom Lowder (University of Illinois, Urbana) Protective effect of exercise on mortality due to influenza in mice. Moder...
Alzheimer's disease is not accelerated aging
... and accompanying vascular compromise is a salient predictor
of white-matter damage. Other studies directly implicate dopamine as an important neurotransmitter that participates in frontal executive function and declines with age. Researchers are still unclear as to how anatomical deterioration and neurotransm...
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