Tag: "discard" at medical news
Reconstruction of the lower jaw with a fibula autotrasplant
...life can be led; in fact, many scientific articles discard
surgery as normally the ailment stabilises on the growth coming to an end. Infrequent case The child treated at the University Hospital showed an infrequent case of cherubism. An explosive growth of one or more of the granulomas caused the tumour t...
New preservative increases shelf life of blood platelets - decreases risk of harmful reactions
...ts and provide a cost-savings to blood banks which discard
millions of dollars worth of outdated platelets each year. Researchers monitored two groups of platelets derived from whole blood donations. The first group of platelets was stored in plasma, while the second group was stored in the artificial preser...
NYPD targets black, Hispanic and poor neighborhoods for arrests for smoking marijuana in public
... summons or simply ask smokers to stop smoking and discard
their drugs, instead of arresting individuals smoking marijuana in public. Andrew Golub, from the National Development and Research Institutes (NDRI) in New York City and from the University of Vermont, along with colleagues from NDRI, analysed the...
Aggressive stem cells might improve transplant outcome
...A called sjTRECs the cells released. T lymphocytes discard
sjTRECs as they develop from stem cells in the thymus and "learn" to recognize a specific target. (St. Jude researchers previously showed that by measuring sjTRECs clinicians could predict whether a bone marrow stem cell transplant would successfully...
Mimicking how the brain recognizes street scenes
...entation must be sufficiently "invariant" so as to discard
meaningless changes in pose, illumination, size, position, and many other variations in appearances. Even a child's brain handles these contradictory tasks easily in rapid object recognition. Pixel-like information enters from the retina and passes...