Medicine

Tiny robots could soon heal stomach ulcers

Tiny robots could soon heal stomach ulcers Gastric acid can be destructive to orally administered drugs such as antibiotics and protein-based pharmaceuticals. This reaction also has the convenient side effect of reducing the amount of stomach acid . If this sounds like fodder for an ill-conceived sci-fi blockbuster - tiny robots mutinying in the human stomach - it shouldn't; stomach acid in the mice returned to normal levels after a pa... [Full Article...]

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) Position Maintained by Orca Investment Management LLC

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) Position Maintained by Orca Investment Management LLC Factory Mutual Insurance Co. owned 0.08% of Kinder Morgan worth $33,185,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Whittier Trust Co Of Nevada Inc sold 20,267 shares as Kinder Morgan Inc Del Com (KMI)'s stock declined 10.34%. brokerages expect that Kinder Morgan, to post $0.64 earnings per share for the full year. Kinder Morgan's dividend payout ratio is now 161.29%. Anthem Inc had 43 ana... [Full Article...]

Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc (HIK) Given Add Rating at Numis Securities Ltd

Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc (HIK) Given Add Rating at Numis Securities Ltd Numis Securities Ltd's target price would suggest a potential upside of 17.38% from the stock's current price. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc has a 52-week low of $15.94 and a 52-week high of $29.75. HIK has recorded a 50-day average of 1,395.71GBX and a two hundred day average of 1,764.22GBX. [Full Article...]

Hyderabad minor married off to Oman Sheik in his 60s for Rs 5 lakh

Hyderabad minor married off to Oman Sheik in his 60s for Rs 5 lakh The girl's mother, Unnisa, in her complaint mentioned that her sister-in-law, Ghousia and her husband, Sikander, fudged the documents with the help of a Qazi. "Have asked the Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad , to investigate the case and identify the persons who forced this illegal marriage", she tweeted. [Full Article...]

Aussie researchers may have cured childhood peanut allergy

Aussie researchers may have cured childhood peanut allergy Astonishingly, their desensitisation to peanuts persisted for up to four years after treatment. Sixty-two kids had to take this treatment daily for 18 months, half of them taking the probiotic and peanuts and the other half given the probiotic and a placebo. [Full Article...]

Liquid Biopsy Passes Test for Early Cancer

Liquid Biopsy Passes Test for Early Cancer According to the study, the test is still developing and is far from being used to detect cancer, but is a step toward it. A blood test that distinguishes tumor DNA from altered non-tumor DNA detected cancer-related mutations in more than half of patients with early-stage malignancies, an worldwide research team reported. [Full Article...]

Delhi High Court hears plea against deadly Blue Whale game

Delhi High Court hears plea against deadly Blue Whale game The game allegedly consists of a series of tasks assigned to players during a said period, with the final challenge requiring the player to end his/her life. "Any violation will be viewed seriously", the Minister said. The Blue Whale game is suspected to be behind both the deaths. It fixed the matter for further hearing on August 22. [Full Article...]

Toxic foam engulfs Bengaluru residents, again

Toxic foam engulfs Bengaluru residents, again Many residents even complained that the froth from Bellandur Lake was blowing into their homes. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the problem will be solved within 1 or 2 years. Sridhar Pabbisetty, the advocate representing Namma Bengaluru Foundation, brought to the notice of the Bench saying that fresh froth emanated from Bellanduru lake and its water spilled over to streets of the... [Full Article...]

SEA Games 2017: Indonesia Collects Two Gold Medals in Archery

SEA Games 2017: Indonesia Collects Two Gold Medals in Archery But they had to settle for silver, as Chau had done in the individual compound 24 hours earlier. The Nationals moved into the gold medal final against hosts Malaysia after placing second in the qualifying round with 293 points, trailing the latter, who amassed 376 in the said phase. [Full Article...]

Tim Tebow makes this grandmother's day

Tim Tebow makes this grandmother's day Lucie Mets game on Sunday. "My entire family are die-hard Gator fans". According to New York Daily News , the best part came when Miss Margret watched the video of Tebow giving her the shout-out. He's hit eight home runs with two teams this season. Not only has he made fans happy, but he has also played decent baseball for the Mets. As ESPN notes , Tebow has a.248 batting average, five hom... [Full Article...]

Police investigating after 3 shot dead in southeast Chicago

Police investigating after 3 shot dead in southeast Chicago The 16-year- old was struck multiple times in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. He had a valid Firearm Owner's Identification card. The victim was taken to Mount Sinai in good condition while the gunman fled on foot. Almost an hour before that, a man was hurt in a drive-by shooting in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood. [Full Article...]

At least 26% of people injure themselves while grooming their pubic hair

At least 26% of people injure themselves while grooming their pubic hair While the authors note that the majority of injuries were minor, 2.5% of those who reported injuries said they were severe and needed surgical intervention, from requiring stitches to the draining of abscesses. To explore whether certain practices were linked to a greater risk, the team carried out a nationally representative online survey of US-based adults aged 18-64 which ran during January 201... [Full Article...]

Hue Jackson Prefers to Have Browns Not Protest

And a team that won just one football game last season following a year in which it only won three games, can not afford to have such distractions festering in from the periphery. I can tell you this, you go back and watch the film, they were pointing to where he was. "I just feel like there's still a lot of work that needs to be done". [Full Article...]

Bomb Hoax at Delhi High Court; Bomb Squad SWAT team at spot

Bomb Hoax at Delhi High Court; Bomb Squad SWAT team at spot However, the same has been declared a hoax. Police said it received an anonymous call at around 10.54 am today. The call was made from North East Delhi and the caller's phone is registered from Western Uttar Pradesh. The call was received by the control room from a man who claimed to have planted bombs inside the court complex. In September 2011, around 11 people were killed and over 80 inj... [Full Article...]

Global Voltage Controlled Oscillator Market Research Forecast Report 2017

Global Voltage Controlled Oscillator Market Research Forecast Report 2017 New investment feasibility Studied and Industry growth is included in the report. It provides information on trends and developments , and focuses on markets and materials, capacities and technologies, and on the changing structure of the Dental Market. [Full Article...]

Plaques honoring Gen. Lee to be removed from Brooklyn tree

Plaques honoring Gen. Lee to be removed from Brooklyn tree He was a vestryman at the congregation of St. John's Episcopal Church , located at 9818 Fort Hamilton Parkway near the army base. Workers are removing the plaque to the diocese's Garden City, Long Island archives where it will essentially be placed in storage - out of public view, church officials said. [Full Article...]

Broncos' Von Miller describes his relationship with Levi's Stadium

Broncos' Von Miller describes his relationship with Levi's Stadium Denver Broncos quarterback Paxton Lynch is "getting more first-team reps" this week, 9News Denver's Mike Klis reports. On Wednesday, as the new general manager for the San Francisco 49ers, the former Bronco great saw the two quarterbacks on the field in person as Denver practiced against his new team leading up to their Week 2 preseason matchup on Saturday. [Full Article...]

ICC hires security company to resume cricketing ties with Pakistan

ICC hires security company to resume cricketing ties with Pakistan He had all praise for Najam Sethi, and termed him the right man to take Pakistan's cricket forward in the right direction. Ranatunga also called for the sacking of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) chief Thilanga Sumathipala and urged the International Cricket Council (ICC ) to investigate the board's management. [Full Article...]

Customer panic as Ghana central bank takes over two distressed banks

Customer panic as Ghana central bank takes over two distressed banks This follows the Central Bank's revocation of the licenses of UT bank and Capital bank due to "severe impairment" of their capital. Despite repeated agreements between the Bank of Ghana (BoG) and UT Bank and Capital Bank to implement an action plan to address these significant shortfalls, the statement noted that the owners and managers of UT Bank and Capital Bank had not been able to increase t... [Full Article...]

Orca with lung disease euthanized at SeaWorld San Diego

Orca with lung disease euthanized at SeaWorld San Diego Kasatka died surrounded by her pod, all of which "appear to be doing well" and were not threatened by Kasatka's infection, the park said. The whale named Kasatka was put down Tuesday evening after battling a lung disease for years. Kasatka made worldwide headlines in 2006 when she grabbed her trainer during a show and dragged him under water, breaking his foot. The 42-year-0ld orca was originall... [Full Article...]


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