Medicine


Shareholder Perceptive Advisors Increased Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) Stake; J&P China Capital Management Shareholder Perceptive Advisors Increased Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) Stake; J&P China Capital Management
- September 06, 2017

Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (Put) now has $2.65 billion valuation. The last close places the company's stock about $0.51 off its 52 week high of $2.7 and $1.36 above the 52 week low of $0.83. The firm has "Underweight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Saturday, August 22. The firm has "Buy" rating by Berenberg given on Monday, October 5. UBS has "Sell" rating and $190 target. (more...)
Florida State drops to No 10 in latest AP Poll Florida State drops to No 10 in latest AP Poll
- September 06, 2017

The Badgers were ranked ninth in the preseason Associated Press Top 25, their first top-10 showing to open the season in the AP poll since 2007. Ohio State remained No. MI hosts Cincinnati at noon Saturday in its home opener. No surprise on Alabama and Ohio State , but Clemson has jumped up from No. 5 to No. 3 (taking the spot previously held by Florida State), while Penn State is up to No. (more...)
In Both AP And Coaches Polls In Both AP And Coaches Polls
- September 06, 2017

The Navy football team, coming off a 42-19 victory over Florida Atlantic, received five votes in the Amway Coaches Poll and one in the Associated Press poll . 1 and 2, respectively. The Florida State Seminoles were the only team in the top 10 to lose in Week 1, and therefore, have slid back in the rankings . (more...)
Young immigrants in Cincinnati fight back after DACA decision Young immigrants in Cincinnati fight back after DACA decision
- September 06, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday a program that has allowed 800,000 young immigrants to live and work in the country legally will end in six months. And in a February press conference, the president said, "We're going to show great heart". In America, we expect to keep our word. Karen Marin, of NY, said that while she was disappointed that DACA is ending, she has survived without it before and can again now. (more...)
A fat-heavy diet helps mice live a longer, healthier life A fat-heavy diet helps mice live a longer, healthier life
- September 06, 2017

A ketogenic diet significantly improved memory in aging mice and increased the animal's chances of surviving to old age. But two new USA studies published in the journal Cell Metabolism explore other benefits of the diet: it improves memory and extends lifespan , at least in mice. (more...)
Missouri mom donates 1000 oz of breast milk to Harvey survivors Missouri mom donates 1000 oz of breast milk to Harvey survivors
- September 06, 2017

And we're like mama bears. The breast milk was transported to Dallas on a freezer in a trailer, and Palmer said she just got word that it made it there safely, still frozen and in good condition. Exchanging breast milk is legal, and the liquid requires no special handling other than refrigeration, the CDC says. However, the risk of infection from a single bottle of breast milk, even if the mother is HIV positive, is extremely small. (more...)
West Nile turns up in 2 Idaho counties West Nile turns up in 2 Idaho counties
- September 06, 2017

Less than one per cent of infected people will experience serious symptoms including high fever, severe headache, muscle weakness, stiff neck, and confusion. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention the virus is spread through mosquito bites but is hard to detect. Residents are encouraged to protect themselves from mosquito bites by using bug spray, replacing window screens, dumping any standing water and wearing long sleeves and trousers, as well as not staying outside ... (more...)
Busy England schedule for Worcestershire's Moeen Ali Busy England schedule for Worcestershire's Moeen Ali
- September 06, 2017

All-rounder Moeen Ali and Ben Stokes have been rested for England cricket team's lone T20I against the West Indies on September 16 at the Riverside Ground in Chester-le-Street. England have announced the squads for the upcoming five-match One-Day International series and the solitary Twenty20 International to be played against West Indies later this month. (more...)
Camera can see through human body, a major breakthrough in medical diagnosis Camera can see through human body, a major breakthrough in medical diagnosis
- September 06, 2017

This device is capable of detecting the sources of light inside the body, for example the illuminated tip of the long flexible tube of the endoscope. Previously, it was not possible for doctors to track where an endoscope is located in the patient's body. (more...)
EDMC dumps waste at 'safe' spot in Ghazipur landfill EDMC dumps waste at 'safe' spot in Ghazipur landfill
- September 06, 2017

A senior corporation official reasoned: "The site where we are dumping the waste is less than half in height than the trash mountain". "The NHAI has assured the L-G that it will begin the process of lifting, segregating and processing of the solid waste by November 2017, for its use in road construction", the mayor said. (more...)
Briton used to send sexually charged messages to inmates Briton used to send sexually charged messages to inmates
- September 06, 2017

Also, the sources are saying that they already seized the Laptop and Phone call and found out the dirty video was found out on his video. Police said Mr Ward, who is married with a family in the United Kingdom, had been employed in a senior managerial position at Sterlite Technology Limited in Gurgaon until April 2017. (more...)
Sick girl uses Apple's Siri to help save family from Harvey flooding Sick girl uses Apple's Siri to help save family from Harvey flooding
- September 06, 2017

Tyler Frank , 14, of Houston, Texas, was stranded outside in the rising flood waters when she suffered a sickle cell crisis - an excruciatingly painful condition where malformed red blood cells clog up blood vessels, cutting off oxygen to certain organs and tissue. (more...)
Beats Studio3 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones - Porcelain Rose Beats Studio3 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones - Porcelain Rose
- September 06, 2017

As is the norm for Beats' - and its rivals' - wireless fare, the Studio 3 Wireless have built-in earcup controls and a microphone that allow you to make calls, control playback and activate Siri. The new headphones feature redesigned internals and longer battery life when compared to its predecessor. Even more impressive was the wind noise test, where it detected the air turbulence of a fan and subtly eliminated it - something most ANC headphones just can't do. (more...)
Leeds chief Orta: New signing Lasogga Premier League class Leeds chief Orta: New signing Lasogga Premier League class
- September 06, 2017

Leeds transfer policy has certainly gone global since the arrival of Thomas Christiansen earlier in the summer, with an array of talent arriving from leagues across the European continent. Speaking in a Facebook Q&A session with fans, the sporting director said: "We are near to signing a big surprise from Asia". Targeting players in far east after employing Toshiya Fujita as a scout. (more...)
Zika Virus Can Be Used To Treat Brain Cancer Zika Virus Can Be Used To Treat Brain Cancer
- September 06, 2017

Image courtesy of NIAID. Brain cancer came into the spotlight this summer when Sen. They are highly malignant. The median survival time, the amount of time after which only half of the patients survive, for patients with glioblastomas is less than two years. (more...)
Maleeha Lodhi to attend envoys' conference through video link Maleeha Lodhi to attend envoys' conference through video link
- September 06, 2017

According to media reports, Maleeha Lodhi, permanent representative of Pakistan in United Nations, will also participate in the conference through video link. Pakistan's ambassador to US, Aizaz Chaudhry briefed the participants about US policy and asked for suggestions. "At the request of the Government of Pakistan, Acting Assistant Secretary Wells' trip has been postponed until a mutually convenient time", a U.S. (more...)
Girl dies of malaria in Italian region free of disease for decades Girl dies of malaria in Italian region free of disease for decades
- September 06, 2017

When she was diagnosed, she was in the Trentino region, in the foothills of the Alps. The child was then then transferred to intensive care at a hospital in Brescia which treats tropical diseases, but they were unable to save her and she died on Sunday night. (more...)
Plea to talk about mental health across North Yorkshire Plea to talk about mental health across North Yorkshire
- September 06, 2017

For more information regarding the Suicide Prevention Task Force, visit www.gvhp.org , or like the organization on Facebook . The authority is supporting the day of awareness as part of wider moves to get organisations to work together. (more...)
'Mangaluru Chalo' bike rally: BJP defies order, clashes with police in Bengaluru 'Mangaluru Chalo' bike rally: BJP defies order, clashes with police in Bengaluru
- September 06, 2017

In an enormous show of restraint, the Bengaluru police successfully thwarted the BJP's "Mangaluru Chalo" rally with no violence or force but sheer planning and effective people management. Immediately, after his return to Delhi, the bike rally "Mangaluru Chalo" was planned. Party's associate organising secretary BL Santosh has been given the responsibility of planning the Mangaluru Chalo rally . (more...)
WFP directly blames Saudi Arabia for Yemeni humanitarian crisis WFP directly blames Saudi Arabia for Yemeni humanitarian crisis
- September 05, 2017

Iran-backed Houthi rebels have arrived at the decision to arrest former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh and transfer him to Saada province, a stronghold of the Houthis, according to a report from Saudi Arabia's Al-Arabiya news network on Monday. (more...)