|Vaccine using microneedle patch with RSV virus, immune-stimulating compound is effective against RSV|
Added: 15.02.2019 17:50 | 3 views | 0 comments
Skin vaccination using a microneedle patch that contains the inactivated respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and a compound that stimulates immune responses to the virus has been found to enhance protection against this serious disease and reduce inflammation in the body after exposure to the virus, according to a new study.
|World's smallest wearable device warns of UV exposure, enables precision phototherapy|
Added: 15.02.2019 17:50 | 2 views | 0 comments
Smaller than your thumbnail and thinner than a credit card, a new device can optimize treatment of neonatal jaundice, skin diseases, seasonal affective disorder and reduce risk of sunburns and skin cancer.
|Realistic exposure study supports the use of zinc oxide nanoparticle sunscreens|
Added: 15.02.2019 17:50 | 0 views | 0 comments
An important new study provides the first direct evidence that intact zinc oxide nanoparticles neither penetrate the human skin barrier nor cause cellular toxicity after repeated application to human volunteers under in-use conditions. This confirms that the known benefits of using ZnO nanoparticles in sunscreens clearly outweigh the perceived risks, researchers say.
|German halt in arms sales to Saudi Arabia causing serious problems: Airbus|
Added: 15.02.2019 15:19 | 5 views | 0 comments
Germany's halt in exports to Saudi Arabia is preventing Britain from completing the sale of 48 Eurofighter Typhoon warplanes to Riyadh, and has delayed potential sales of other weapons such as the A400M military transport, a top Airbus official said Friday.
|PG&E's Bankruptcy Shows Blindspots in Green Investing|
Added: 15.02.2019 0:19 | 2 views | 0 comments
The bankruptcy filing by PG&E is the latest stumble by a company rated highly by environmentally focused investors, further exposing a weakness in a scoring system meant to measure risk for shareholders.
|Mouse and human skin cells produce melanin on a 48-hour cycle|
Added: 14.02.2019 17:48 | 5 views | 0 comments
Researchers have discovered that mouse skin and skin cells from humans produce pigmentation in response to sunlight on a 48-hour cycle. They observed that exposing skin to ultraviolet light every two days yielded darker pigmentation with less radiation damage than daily exposure.
|Combining genetic and sun exposure data improves skin cancer risk estimates|
Added: 14.02.2019 17:48 | 3 views | 0 comments
By combining data on individuals' lifetime sun exposure and their genetics, researchers can generate improved predictions of their risk of skin cancer.
|Loss of Venezuelan oil exports won't leave huge gap in global market|
Added: 14.02.2019 17:30 | 4 views | 0 comments
Loss of Venezuelan oil exports won't leave huge gap in global market
|Head of Navy SEALs reviewing war crime and drug abuse claims|
Added: 14.02.2019 13:55 | 2 views | 0 comments
The head of the Navy SEALs is reviewing allegations of war crimes and drug abuse within the elite force. Rear Adm. Collin Green said Wednesday a 90-day review is underway to look at leadership development and combat ethics. The review comes nearly two years after a CBS News investigation exposed drug use among the Navy SEALs.
|Exclusive interview with Rami Ismail about the Yorkshire Games Festival & his work|
Added: 14.02.2019 12:21 | 0 views | 0 comments
Richard writes: "Its tough to know where to start when describing Rami Ismail. As Xbox owners, you may not have even heard the name, but undoubtedly will have had some exposure to his work, directly or indirectly. His work transcends almost every aspect of gaming: the business, profiling and promotion, tutoring and more than a little development. His purpose at the Yorkshire Games Festival is to help nurture future generations of developers by giving one of his legendary talks."