Tag: "palates" at biology news
NIH funds rare childhood disease to provide insights into the origins of adult cancer
...A, including short stature, abnormal thumbs, cleft palates
and other skeletal defects, heart defects, kidney abnormalities and others. With treatment, many individuals with DBA live long, active lives, and some even experience prolonged remissions during which no treatment is required. More severe case...
One hit of crystal meth causes birth defects: U of T study
...egnancy is associated with low birth weight, cleft palates
and other malformations but this is the first research demonstrating that even a single exposure can cause long-term damage," says Wells. "It's pretty remarkable that a single low dose can have such an effect. "It's an important finding, given the in...
Study aims to identify schizophrenics at risk for type 2 diabetes
...ients can have memory and attention problems, wide palates
and subtle abnormalities of their fingertips, ear shape and peripheral nerves in their muscles. Psychotic symptoms typically start in late adolescence or early adulthood. "Although psychosis is what we often treat and what tends to be noticeable and ...
Biologist traces coconut's history through DNA
The coconut has been popular in lore and on palates
for centuries, yet little is known about the history of coconuts domestication and dispersal around the world. Now, a biologist at Washington University in St. Louis is embarking on the task of understanding the plants history by exploring ...