3. Five Clinical Advances (July 9, 2007)
Stem cell, medicine, health, disease, science, technology, research, clinical advances, controversy, ethics, law, society, politics, economics, social issue, religion, plasma, cytoplasm, nucleus, white blood cell, chromosome, gene expression, DNA, central
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4. The Ethics of Stem Cell Research (July 16, 2007)
Stem cell, medicine, health, disease, science, technology, research, clinical advances, controversy, ethics, law, society, politics, economics, social issue, religion, plasma, cytoplasm, nucleus, white blood cell, chromosome, gene expression, DNA, central
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1.5 Economic impact of cardiovascular diseases
Your heart beats around 100,000 times every day and, in that time, pumps about 23,000 litres of blood around your body. But what happens when it doesn’t work as well as it should? This unit explains what happens in cardiovascular disease, when the heart’s performance is affected, how the normal function of blood vessels is impaired, and what treatments are available. Whether you are a patient, relative, friend or healthcare professional, you will find the unit interesting.
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Exploring sport online: Athletes and efficient hearts
We all know that the heart is very important but what exactly does the heart do? Why is the blood so important? What functions do the lungs perform? In this unit, we will try to provide at least a basic understanding so we can answer these questions and begin to understand why knowing about the heart is important for all sports people. Before that we will take a look at the human body.
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Duke clinical trial leads to FDA approval of first cancer vaccine
The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first ever cancer vaccine. The immunotherapy, called Provenge, trains the immune system to attack prostate cancer cells. In clinical trials at Duke University Medical Center, the vaccine extended the lives of patients who received it, by four months, on average. The treatment uses a novel approach: clinicians collect about a pint of the patients white blood cells, similar to a blood donation. The immune cells are overnighted to a specialized
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5. Policy Law and Social Issues (July 23, 2007)
Stem cell, medicine, health, disease, science, technology, research, clinical advances, controversy, ethics, law, society, politics, economics, social issue, religion, plasma, cytoplasm, nucleus, white blood cell, chromosome, gene expression, DNA, central
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2. Body Builders (April 16, 2008)
Science, Human Health, Medicine, Biology, Neuroscience, Genetics, Embryology, technology, adult, placenta, skin fibroblast, mammal cloning, reproduction, tissue, organ, brain, blood, bone marrow, umbilical cord, disease, regeneration, repair, feeder layer
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1. The Replaceable You (April 9, 2008)
Science, Human Health, Medicine, Biology, Neuroscience, Genetics, embryology, technology, embryonic stem cell, cloning, reproduction, tissue, organ, brain, blood, bone marrow, umbilical cord, disease, regenerate, artificial, replacement, therapy, treatmen
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18 - Cormac McCarthy, Blood Meridian (cont.)
Course - Group - 18 - Cormac McCarthy, Blood Meridian (cont.) - Yale University > The American Novel Since 1945 - Audio > 18 - Cormac McCarthy, Blood Meridian (cont.)
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17 - Cormac McCarthy, Blood Meridian
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04 - Flannery O'Connor, Wise Blood (cont.)
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03 - Flannery O'Connor, Wise Blood
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Acknowledgements
Your heart beats around 100,000 times every day and, in that time, pumps about 23,000 litres of blood around your body. But what happens when it doesn’t work as well as it should? This unit explains what happens in cardiovascular disease, when the heart’s performance is affected, how the normal function of blood vessels is impaired, and what treatments are available. Whether you are a patient, relative, friend or healthcare professional, you will find the unit interesting.
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Your heart beats around 100,000 times every day and, in that time, pumps about 23,000 litres of blood around your body. But what happens when it doesn’t work as well as it should? This unit explains what happens in cardiovascular disease, when the heart’s performance is affected, how the normal function of blood vessels is impaired, and what treatments are available. Whether you are a patient, relative, friend or healthcare professional, you will find the unit interesting.
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Your heart beats around 100,000 times every day and, in that time, pumps about 23,000 litres of blood around your body. But what happens when it doesn’t work as well as it should? This unit explains what happens in cardiovascular disease, when the heart’s performance is affected, how the normal function of blood vessels is impaired, and what treatments are available. Whether you are a patient, relative, friend or healthcare professional, you will find the unit interesting.
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Acknowledgements
The search for new medicinal products is one of the major driving forces behind the development and application of new synthetic methods. This unit focuses on a specific case study, which follows the development of a drug for the treatment of high blood pressure. It is a particularly good example of the application of organic chemistry in the pharmaceutical industry, and illustrates the scientific processes that are involved in the development of any new drug.
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The search for new medicinal products is one of the major driving forces behind the development and application of new synthetic methods. This unit focuses on a specific case study, which follows the development of a drug for the treatment of high blood pressure. It is a particularly good example of the application of organic chemistry in the pharmaceutical industry, and illustrates the scientific processes that are involved in the development of any new drug.
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Rat anatomy, Either male or female, Pointer to right blood vessels lying on muscle bed of throat, (s
Rat anatomy, Either male or female, Pointer to right blood vessels lying on muscle bed of throat, (side/lateral view)
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Rat anatomy, Either male or female, Trachea, thyroid & blood vessels of throat insitu 1, (direct/abo
Rat anatomy, Either male or female, Trachea, thyroid & blood vessels of throat insitu 1, (direct/above view)
Author(s): Megan Quentin-Baxter, Newcastle University

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