The European Commission allocates funds to fight cancer

The European Commission allocates funds to fight cancerThe European Commission allocates funds to fight cancer on September 19, the representative of the European Commission has announced the allocation of over 4 years 400 million euros on research related to the fight against cancer. As stated by the European Commissioner for science Philip Busken, "this is one of the priorities of the new research program of the European Union". He noted that the allocated amount may seem modest compared to the costs of the USA in this area. However, Busken expressed the hope that these funds will help to focus the efforts of the member countries of the EU to accelerate research in this area. As RIA "Novosti", Busken made at the meeting in Brussels of the European conference on the fight against cancer. The forum participants - 250 largest European specialists in this field discussed how to make this work in a more coordinated across the EU. Читать полностью -->

Crossing the legs keeps the mind clear

Crossing the legs keeps the mind clearCrossing the legs keeps the mind clear To solve the problem often falling into a swoon, people took scientists from Amsterdam. They rejected the idea of creating drugs and expensive surgical techniques and suggested that the patients simply crossing your legs. It turned out that such a simple action can often prevent or delay loss of consciousness. The method has already been successfully tested on volunteers. To participate in the study agreed 20 people who suffer frequent vasovagal fainting. As explained by scientists, in this state, the blood left in the veins of the lower extremities and does not flow to the heart, leaving, therefore, the brain is without oxygen. Читать полностью -->

Italian neirokhimii found deep source of love

Italian neirokhimii found deep source of loveScientists do not leave attempts algebra to solve the mystery of love. This time the Italian researchers made a statement that he found her core source. They, in their opinion, is the so-called growth factor nerve (NEF), responsible for the normal development and maintenance of neurons in the nervous system. Moreover, unromantic scientists came to the conclusion that his powerful, dizzying effect does not last long. It takes place one year after the first pulse of love - presumably at the same time, when the lovers begin to notice that their feelings does not close the cap of a tube of toothpaste. In the opening two sides of the coin. Читать полностью -->

A new era in the fight against malaria

A new era in the fight against malariaA new era in the fight against malaria Malaria is an acute infectious disease transmitted to humans through mosquito bites. It is called malarial Plasmodium, is one of the periods of development which takes place in the digestive system of the insect. American genetics bred species of the Anopheles mosquito, which is safe for humans. They included the hereditary information of an insect gene SM1, blocking the development of malaria parasite in the body of the insect, which prevents it from getting into the human body. Offspring Lкомара-mutantВ¦ becomes non-hazardous for people. "It's done a new way - the more opportunities malaria, the better," said Professor Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena (Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena), who led the work, which was carried out on the basis of the University Case Western in Cleveland, Ohio. Читать полностью -->

David Bowie did heart surgery

David Bowie did heart surgeryFamous musician David Bowie (David Bowie) had urgent heart surgery. According to the Agency, the 57-year-old musician has applied for medical assistance due to the fact that after the concert in the German city of Chessel he started feeling worse. Initially, the doctors diagnosed a pinched nerve, but then the doctors found that Bowie blocked artery. A surgery to unblock was conducted at a clinic in Hamburg. It happened in late June, however, the assistants artist announced operation just now. Because of hospitalizatio was cancelled European tour concert Bowie. Читать полностью -->

Chinese will not be allowed across the border

Chinese will not be allowed across the borderWith the emergence in China of new cases of SARS on gosudarstvennoi the border of Russia strengthened sanitary supervision. The corresponding decree gave the chief sanitary doctor of Russia Gennady Onishchenko. Onishchenko has ordered additional briefing of crews of aircraft and crews, as well as check availability for research on atypical pneumonia of the PCR-diagnostics Centers of state sanitary and epidemiological supervision and anti-plague institutions. "Today we have setup our services to strengthen the supervision on the border, to prepare laboratories, which we deployed primarily on the Russian-Chinese border, is in the far Eastern, Siberian districts and at all airports where planes fly from Beijing, said Gennady Onishchenko. - Some restrictive measures until we entered. We are on the border do not need laboratory, we are on the border of need, in accordance with international requirements, thermometry. Читать полностью -->

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