Archive: 11/7/2007

Welch Allyn AED-10 defibrillators recalled

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the recall of Welch Allyn AED-10 automatic external defibrillators due to possibly defective circuit boards.

Nov 07, 2007
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Researchers uncover gene's role in type 1 diabetes

Researchers at the University of Virginia Health System have identified an enzyme thought to be an important instigator of the inner-body conflict that causes Type 1 diabetes. A chronic condition that affects nearly three ...

Nov 07, 2007
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Researchers analyze domestic violence deaths

A task force that includes researchers from the University of Cincinnati is revealing new findings after examining domestic violence-related deaths in Hamilton County, Ohio, from 1997-2006. Of the 48 people who died of domestic ...

Nov 07, 2007
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Human error puts online banking security at risk

Using an SMS password as an added security measure for internet banking is no guarantee your money is safe, according to a new Queensland University of Technology study which reveals online customers are not protecting their ...

Nov 07, 2007
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New research to help fight widespread potato disease

Scientists have made a key discovery into the genetics of the bacteria that causes blackleg, an economically damaging disease of potatoes, that could lead to new ways to fight the disease. The researchers at the University ...

Nov 07, 2007
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FAIR particle accelerator kick-off event

Nuclear physicists from around the world are today celebrating the official launch of the particle accelerator FAIR with a gala event and a scientific symposium. The Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research is being set up ...

Nov 07, 2007
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