Tag: "duo" at medical news
The Problem With Fen-Phen
...ternational Congress of Obesity that the diet drug duo
known as"fen-phen" was potentially toxic because the two drugs taken together destroythe body's ability to control the amount of serotonin in blood plasma. Too much serotonin damages blood vessels, particularly in the lungs, andmay also harm ...
Chemists take new approach to fighting resistance
...e this growing problem. Now, they may have found a duo
of answers. "Self-destructive" Antibiotic "A feature of antibiotics is that they are usually not metabolized in the body of the patient," explains Dr. Mobashery. "They are eliminated subsequently from the body and continue to select for resista...
UT Southwestern researchers, Nobel Prize winners share 2003 Albany Medical Center Prize
...any Medical Center Prize recognized the scientific duo
for their post-Nobel contributions pertaining to how a family of proteins regulates cholesterol synthesis by specifically controlling the low-density lipoprotein (LDL) receptors, which play a key role in cholesterol build-up. "Joe and I are grateful ...