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  1. L

    The Regulation Of Steroid Action By Sulfation And Desulfation

    Nice state of the arte review about this overlooked but crucial mechansism of steroidal action: http://press.endocrine.org/doi/10.1210/er.2015-1036
  2. A

    Alpha-Linolenic Acid: An Omega-3 Fatty Acid With Neuroprotective Properties

    I found this interesting study looking evaluating some aspects of this fatty acid that seems to conclude just tiny amounts of it has beneficial properties. I see the key with ALA fatty acid theres a trade-off and a shaped curve of positives/negatives that depends on the dose. All the research I...
  3. Amazoniac

    Body Odor In Disorder And Disease: A Brief Review

    I was going to just post this on an already existing thread that's addressing body odor, but decided not to because it might get some people paranoid, especially the original poster. So, here it is: http://jb.oxfordjournals.org/content/150/3/257.full
  4. Giraffe

    Repair Of Pancreatic Beta-Cells

    Repair of Pancreatic β-Cells: A Relevant Phenomenon in EarlyIDDM Most studies dealing with the pathogenesis of IDDM have emphasized the immune assault against β-cells. In this perspective, we review the data that suggest that the β-cell destruction of IDDM depends on a balance between β-cell...
  5. P

    Role Of Low-Level Laser Therapy In Neurorehabilitation

    www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3065857/ Abstract This year marks the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the laser. The development of lasers for medical use, which became known as low-level laser therapy (LLLT) or photobiomodulation, followed in 1967. In recent years, LLLT has become...
  6. Giraffe

    Screening For Testicular Cancer (a Review)

    Screening for testicular cancer Plain language summary Testicular cancer commonly affects men aged between 20 and 35 years. It accounts up to 2% of cancers diagnosed in men, although the lifetime risk of mortality is less than 1%. Screening for testicular cancer is commonly performed by...
  7. Giraffe

    Dietary Protein During Caloric Restriction

    A Systematic Review of Dietary Protein During Caloric Restriction in Resistance Trained Lean Athletes: A Case for Higher Intakes This review included only studies with adult lean athletes who performed resistance training during weight loss. " Training experience ranged from elite athletes and...
  8. Giraffe

    Post-Exercise Muscle Glycogen Synthesis

    Postexercise muscle glycogen synthesis with combined glucose and fructose ingestion. "Glucose and glucose/fructose (2:1 ratio) solutions, ingested at a rate of 90 g x h(-1), are equally effective at restoring muscle glycogen in exercised muscles during the recovery from exhaustive exercise."...
  9. sweetly

    Aspirin Is Harmful To Hearing Alone But Benefical When Paired With Gentamicin (antibiotic)

    According to these resources... Search "Roland, Peter S. (2004). Ototoxicity" on Google Books (https://books.google.com/) and it's the first result. If you search salicylate there's load on interesting information regarding aspirin and hearing. Page 173 states that aspirin when administered...
  10. W

    Aspirin: A Review Of Its Neurobiological Properties And ther

    Aspirin: a review of its neurobiological properties and therapeutic potential for mental illness. Berk M, Dean O, Drexhage H, McNeil JJ, Moylan S, Oneil A, Davey CG, Sanna L, Maes M. Abstract: "There is compelling evidence to support an aetiological role for inflammation, oxidative and...
  11. haidut

    A Reversal On Public Opinion Of Fructose May Be Under Way

    I know several people working on public policy and they are seeing signs that the anti-fructose trend is about to reverse. By "about to reverse" I mean 3-5 years, b/c that's how long it takes for public policy to start reflecting the "latest" research:-)...
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