Our recent work on supramolecular materials with a time switch has been highlighted by Chemistry Worlds, Scence Daily and others. Today, marine shorelines worldwide are being threatened by human activity, and although some horseshoe crab populations are endangered, their enviably long record on Earth indicates that they have successfully weathered many previous crises, including the mass extinction that saw the demise of the dinosaurs and many other life forms 65 million years ago.
Another potential use for such inhibitors would be in combination with chemotherapy or radiation treatments, as a means of controlling the associated inflammation and enhancing the effects of those treatments.8..Herbs and spices from around the world have long been sought for their pleasing flavors and healing qualities.
Bioengineering to generate healthy skin (October 18, 2011) – Scientists are participating in research to study how to make use of the potential for auto regeneration of stem skills from skin, in order to create, in the laboratory, a patient’s entire cutaneous surface by means of a combination of biological engineering and tissue engineering techniques… > full story.
The study, led by José Gerardo García-Lerma and Walid Heneine from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is the culmination of a series of experiments designed to show how similar studies in humans – some of which are planned and in progress – can be optimally designed.
In a new report which presents the first comprehensive analysis of global tobacco use and control efforts, WHO finds that only 5% of the world’s population live in countries that fully protect their population with any one of the key measures that reduce smoking rates.