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Cinnamomum cassia oil is capable of killing several strains of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli.

Escherichia coli (E. coli) are a large and diverse group of bacteria, most of which are benign but certain strains are capable of causing diarrhea, urinary tract infections, respiratory illness ...

Forming part of the stroma, the connective tissue that supports organs and other tissues, and excreting growth factors, mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are shown to aid muscle repair and strengthening ...

Regardless of speed or distance, runners tend to have lower rates of heart-disease related deaths – translating to a potential of 3 additional years of lifespan

Running is a popular leisure-time physical activity, with many of us taking a regular jog.  Iowa State University (Iowa, USA), researchers observe that people who run in their spare time ...

The leaves and bark of the Voacanga africana tree may hold potential to ward off Alzheimer’s Disease.

Altered molecular pathways are partly responsible for neurodegeneration typical of Alzheimer’s Disease.  A compound extracted from the leaves and bark of an African tree – the Voacanga Africana, has been ...

USDA Forest Service calculates that trees save over 850 human lives a year and prevent 670,000 incidences of acute respiratory symptoms.

While trees' pollution removal equated to an average air quality improvement of less than 1%, the impacts of that improvement are substantial. David J. Nowak, from the United States Department ...

A lack of sleep may trigger errors in memory.

Insufficient sleep may be an under-recognized public health epidemic, that may be responsible for vehicle crashes, industrial disasters and chronic diseases such as hypertension and diabetes. Kimberly Fenn, from Michigan ...

 

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Elite rejuvenation research study seeks two older, healthy dogs for a unique study employing a complex cytokine matrix derived from human embryonic stem cells. This therapy involves a once a week multiple site subcutaneous injections for a year. The previous studies have demonstrated both in culture and in the mouse model prodigious changes in messenger RNA activity where the older phenotype becomes concordant in terms of its transcriptional activities to a younger animal. Owners of these older dogs which have to be at least 9 years of age without any previous cardiovascular, hepatic, renal, or autoimmune diseases will only qualify as subjects for this research project. Furthermore, these older dogs must have never had any type of tumors or cancers. Owners responsible for costs of pre and post- tests and one-year of medication (estimated $18,000). Would be very interested in working with licensed veterinarians on this innovative research project. Please contact Dr. Ron Shane drron73@gmail.com if you wish to be involved in this research endeavor.

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