Tag: "dilution" at medical news
Smallpox vaccine can be diluted and still be effective, expanding supply if needed
... success rate. Those injected with the one to five dilution
(n = 114) had a 98.2 percent success rate, while those receiving the one to ten dilution
(n = 113) also had a 100 percent success rate of vaccination. Nearly all of the study volunteers (99...
Arsenic remedy for arsenic poisoning?
...tentized homeopathic drug which is produced by the dilution
and succession of the toxic substance itself were ...rsenic oxide. This is more fascinating because the dilution
at which the drug appeared to be effective was so high that the chances of even a single original mo...
US DoE awards $4 million in funding to Stevens' Center for MicroChemical Systems
... generation to reduce transportation, storage, and dilution
costs. However, combining H2 and O2 in conventional reactor systems is not feasible at H2 concentrations above 5vol%, as the mixture becomes flammable and even explosive. At low H2 concentrations, very high pressures are required, rendering the pro...
Blood dilution during bypass surgery associated with kidney damage
...ity Medical Center researchers. For years moderate dilution
of the blood has been thought to protect the kidne...heir study of more than 1,400 bypass patients that dilution
to the lower levels of accepted ranges is associated with measurable kidney damage. The Duke team pu...
People near freeways are exposed to 30 times the concentration of dangerous particles
... concentration at 330 feet. The rapid decrease and dilution
in particle concentration was due to several factors, including atmospheric dispersion, coagulation, and wind direction and speed. Both Hinds and Zhu concur that better understanding of the size and concentration of ultrafine particles is vital, part...
Vaccination delays onset of prion brain disease in mice
...ice. The animals received a 10-fold or a 1000-fold dilution
of this tissue. The control group of mice was divided into two groups; one received the 10-fold dilution
and the other the more dilute mixture. Then the researchers watched the mice. Prion disease usu...
NIAID study results support diluting smallpox vaccine stockpile to stretch supply
...mpared with 100 percent of those receiving the 1:5 dilution
and 98 percent of those receiving the 1:10 dilutio...ults and compared full-strength Dryvax with a 1:10 dilution
and a 1:100 dilution. Dryvax, the study found, had maintained its potency from 1982. In addition, ...
Pharmaceuticals and personal care products
...ubstance residues." These mechanisms, coupled with dilution
from surface water and soil, could lead to "potential zero risk exposures for many pharmaceutical drugs," he believes. (R. Velagaleti, BASF Corporation, Shreveport, La.; ENVR 51; Monday, March 27, 4:00 p.m.; Hilton Imperial A, Ballroom Level. See pag...