Tag: "reassuring" at biology news
ICSI children are developing well at the age of eight
...0 of the world's oldest ICSI children has produced reassuring
evidence about the health of these children at the...utcome from birth up to the age of five years with reassuring
findings. This is the first study to look at the health of ICSI children at the age of eight, just b...
Study reports findings on lung cancer death rates in never smokers
... women. The authors write, "Our findings provide reassuring
evidence against the hypothesis that lung cancer risk is higher among women than men who have never smoked, and that risk may be increasing over time due to factors other than tobacco smoking. However, our findings suggest that never-smoking African...
16-Year follow-up study reinforces Betaseron long-term efficacy, safety and tolerability in MS
... effective and well-tolerated. These data are very reassuring
given the chronic nature of relapsing forms of MS, and the need for long-term therapy." Sixteen Years of Betaseron Use in Patients with MS The 16-Year LTF Study provides clinical assessment of patients who first enrolled in the Betaseron pivotal ...
News tips from the Journal of Neuroscience
...eral side indicating a degree of plasticity. It is reassuring
to know that even an injured adult fruitfly will not confuse apples and oranges. 3. Movement Planning and the Posterior Parietal Cortex R. Quian Quiroga, L. H. Snyder, A. P. Batista, H. Cui, and R. A. Andersen This week, Quian Quiroga et al. addres...
Modifications render carbon nanotubes nontoxic
...r on the project. "For medical applications, it is reassuring
to see that the cytotoxicity of nanotubes is low and can be further reduced with simple chemical changes." Research has been conducted on the toxicity of carbon nanotubes, but CBEN's is the first to examine the cytotoxicity of water-soluble forms of ...
Chernobyl: The true scale of the accident
...rogram, "the sum total of the Chernobyl Forum is a reassuring
message." He explains that there have been 4,000 cases of thyroid cancer, mainly in children, but that except for nine deaths, all of them have recovered. "Otherwise, the team of international experts found no evidence for any increases in the incid...
In some cases, genetic resistance takes on a life of its own
...des, the conventional wisdom of evolution offers a reassuring
word: In the absence of the original chemical threat, most resistance mutations would cause a disadvantage to their hosts and might be expected to quickly leave the genetic landscape once the use of a drug or insecticide is suspended or withdrawn. Bu...
Major new UNC-based drinking water study suggests pregnancy fears may be overstated
... is not the final answer, what we found is largely reassuring
relative to what had come before. "The vast majori...ownplay those findings and say they were perfectly reassuring
because they were not. But overall -- on balance -- I'd say this work moves the evidence in a reassu...
Drug lowers inflammatory markers associated with risk for heart attack
...dy findings should be viewed as preliminary. It is reassuring
that DG-031 appeared safe in prior asthma studies. However, clinical conclusions cannot yet be drawn about DG-031 for prevention of MI because the study was not designed to assess the risks and benefits of the study drug for cardiovascular disease ou...
Reassuring findings from first study on sperm donor identification
.... Although this is a small study, its findings are reassuring
in relation to the youths' well-being and also reassuring
for the donors."...