Selenium, Finasteride and Other Prostate Health Supplements
Please visit: www.mdanderson.org/prevention for more information regarding prevention and screening.Get the facts on selenium, finasteride and other supplements believed to prevent prostate cancer.
Targeted Therapy Promising For Cancer Patients
Casey Carleton, a patient with metastatic melanoma explains his experience and success on Phase 1 clinical trial. Customizing targeted therapies to each tumor's molecular characteristics, instead of a one-size-fits-all approach by tumor type, may be more effective for some types of cancer, according to research conducted by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. http://bit.ly/khHJA7
MD Anderson in The Woodlands - Regional Care Center Tour
http://bit.ly/lRY4fB Join Nicole Luckett, nurse navigator, as she takes you on a tour of the MD Anderson Regional Care Center in The Woodlands. The MD Anderson Regional Care Center in The Woodlands provides cancer care services backed by 70 years of experience in cancer treatment, diagnosis and research by one of the nation's top comprehensive cancer centers. The Regional Care Center in The Woodlands offers many of the same patient services as the main campus, with more being added every day. We
Renato Lenzi, M.D., Oncologist, Colon Cancer Survivor and SCOPE honoree
"Without regular colonoscopies and the great treatment I received at MD Anderson, I would be dead," says Renato Lenzi, M.D., clinical associate professor in GI Medical Oncology. After he was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2002 during a screening, Lenzi endured months of treatment that included surgery, six months of chemotherapy and five weeks of chemotherapy with radiation. This cancer warrior is being recognized by his colleagues as the honoree of the 2011 Sprint for Colorectal Cancer Preven
Tip of the Week: Update to NCBI's Cn3D Viewer
For more information on this resource see our blog post at http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=8838. In the tip I use the myosin VI structure summary page from NCBI's Molecular Modeling Database (MMDB) as my example of how to use the updated version of the Cn3D interactive 3D viewer from NCBI.
Toby as Abstraction
Part of the Toby Jug series produced by Richard Slee based on 18th century pub ornament.
ENGL 201-01, Introduction to Fiction Writing, Spring 2007
In this classw e will read, discuss, write, and revise literary short fiction. Literary fiction discloses truths about human experience in a moving and artful way. It strives for seamless mimesis while simultaneously making resourceful and aesthetically sound use of all the various aspects story telling, including language, point of view, plot, character, setting, metaphor, syrnbolism and tone. In short, you will endeavor to write literature. For the purposes of the class, you cannot write genre
Health@Google: Domenica Catelli
Chef Domenica Catelli spoke to Googlers on May 6, 2011 about Practical Cooking Tips for the Busy Parent. About the talk: Celebrity chef Domenica Catelli shares easy kitchen tips for parents who are working, have children, and want to eat healthy but can't seem to find the time or the confidence to cook delicious meals. Domenica addresses typical challenges you may face, and offer easy solutions. She also discusses how to shop for healthy foods in a grocery store, transforming your pantry to be
Simulated marble run
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/06/future-of-virtual-reality-make-a-crash-sound-lifelike.html
Whitaker becomes UN Ambassador
"The Last King of Scotland" star Whitaker becomes latest celebrity advocate for UNESCO. Kathi Urban reports.
Beetle preys on toad
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/06/born-to-be-viral-beetle-in-death-battle-against-toad.html
Afghans mixed on U.S. withdrawal
June 22 - Kabul residents express mixed views on their country's future security ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama's announcement of a withdrawal plan. Simon Hanna reports.
Carlos Ghosn says no double-dip likely
June 22 - Nissan's CEO tells a Thomson Reuters event in Tokyo that he doesn't see the global economy entering another recession.
Nissan to Accelerate Growth in Brazil, says CEO Ghosn
CEO Carlos Ghosn tells Reuters he plans to make an announcement within weeks about expanding in Brazil.
Nissan's Ghosn Seeks Clarity on China E-Vehicles
Carlos Ghosn, Nissan's CEO, says he's waiting for firm rules governing the Chinese electric car industry before making a push.
1.9.4 Re-sizing a window
Frightened of the internet? This unit will help you make effective use of the internet, giving you the basic skills required for using web-based resources. Useful tricks and tips are provided as well as information on web browsers, the main features of a browser window, how to look at websites, using hyperlinks, searching for information on the internet, copying text, avoiding computer viruses, and using PDFs.
To reinforce students' understanding of the human digestion process, the functions of several stomach and small intestine fluids are analyzed, and the concept of simulation is introduced through a short, introductory demonstration of how these fluids work. Students learn what simulation means and how it relates to the engineering process, particularly in biomedical engineering. The teacher demo requires vinegar, baking soda, water and aspirin.
Worksheet examining a number of geometrical constructions relevant to the section of the syllabus on Plane Figures.