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Common cholesterol drugs could be used to treat osteoporosis, as reported in the 3 December issue of Science
... look at the statins that they might have on their shelves
and do clinical trials on the ones that actually target bone," said Gregory Mundy of Osteoscreen, lead author of the study. 100 million people worldwide are at risk for osteoporosis, particularly postmenopausal women and a rapidly growing elderly po...
New "Wonder Peanut" Beats Olive Oil In Healthful Benefits
.... The peanut should appear in products on grocers' shelves
next year. To provide enough seed for growers, this year's crop is being grown in five major peanut-producing states: Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina and Texas. Gorbet has spent 27 years working on peanut breeding. He says SunOleic 97R is a...
Corn Byproduct Shows Promise As Biodegradable Packaging Material
...he backyard. Don't look for the products on store shelves
yet, however. Universityof Illinois food scientists are just looking ahead for when zein, whichis extracted from a corn refiner's byproduct, becomes more available throughefficient membrane processing. Zein is extracted from corn gluten meal left ov...