Adenosine kinase deficiency makes liver more susceptible to carcinogen

IMAGE: Journal of Caffeine and Adenosine Research is the first and only journal dedicated to the rapidly advancing field of caffeine and adenosine signaling research. view more  Credit: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers New Rochelle, NY, April 9, 2019-A new study has shown that reduced adenosine kinase expression (ADK) in the liver can make it more…

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Research shows evidence of impulsive behavior in nonsuicidal self-injury

Are young adults who harm themselves more at risk for suicide? New research suggests there could be a connection under specific conditions associated with negative emotions. Kenneth J.D. Allen, Ph.D., a postdoctoral research fellow in the Psychosocial Research Program at Butler Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at The Warren Alpert Medical…

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VA’s process for determining TBI in veterans seeking disability compensation examined in new report

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) should expand the requirement in its disability compensation process regarding who can diagnose traumatic brain injury (TBI) to include any health care professional with pertinent and ongoing brain injury training and experience, says a new congressionally mandated report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and…

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Atrium Health, Wake Forest Baptist Health and Wake Forest University make announcement

CHARLOTTE, N.C., & WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 10, 2019 — Atrium Health, Wake Forest Baptist Health and Wake Forest University today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to create a next-generation academic healthcare system. This enables three visionary healthcare organizations to invest in the health and well-being of people throughout the region, as well…

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ClinEpiDB data resource releases childhood malnutrition and intestinal disease study

VIDEO: An introduction to ClinEpiDB, a resource for researchers to access and explore a vast selection of data from global epidemiological studies. Hosted at the University of Pennsylvania, ClinEpiDB has recently… view more  As the big data revolution continues to evolve, access to data that cut across many disciplines becomes increasingly valuable. In the field of…

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of Jeanine Pirro of Fox News

One evening in 1996, as the Yankees clinched their first World Series in 18 years, Donald J. Trump was presiding over a masquerade ball at his sprawling Westchester County estate. Mr. Trump intended to convert the home, a limestone mansion called Seven Springs, into a golf club, and he had recruited one of the county’s…

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Demand for Boeing’s 737 Slows as Planes Remain Grounded

Boeing announced on Tuesday that it received far fewer orders for its 737 jets in the first quarter of 2019 than it recorded in the same period last year. There were 32 new orders for the jet in the first three months of this year, compared with 122 a year earlier, the company said. The…

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Life as a Runway: What 8 People Wore to the Retail Mammoth That Is Hudson Yards

It’s the shiniest Instagram attraction in Manhattan. Since opening in March, shoppers, diners and gawkers have streamed to Hudson Yards, the borough’s “biggest, newest, slickest gated community,” as Michael Kimmelman, the architecture critic of The New York Times put it. On a recent Friday afternoon, we stopped by its five-story retail center, stuffed with luxury…

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