Archive: 12/16/2008

New study 'pardons' the misunderstood egg

A study recently published online in the journal Risk Analysis estimates that eating one egg per day is responsible for less than 1 percent of the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) in healthy adults. Alternatively, lifest ...

dateDec 16, 2008 in Health
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Voriconazole: A highly potent treatment for fungal infections

The effectiveness of voriconazole in combating fungal infections has been confirmed by a new study to be featured in the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, published by Elsevier. Fungal infections can kill people ...

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Researchers revisit male bisexuality

The landmark "Sexual Behavior in the Human Male" report revealed major insights into bisexual behavior and orientation -- without even using the word "bisexual" -- when it was published 60 years ago by pioneering ...

dateDec 16, 2008 in Other
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Drug tests will prevent repeat of Northwick Park trial

Scientists investigating the 2006 Northwick Park drug-trial disaster that left six healthy volunteers hospitalised say they have developed new pre-clinical tests that could have stopped the trial from ever going ahead.

dateDec 16, 2008 in Other
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