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This Plant Loves to Soak Up Arsenic, a Chemical That Is Highly Toxic to Humans

“Other researchers have shown that this fern, when grown on arsenic-contaminated soils, can remove almost 50 percent of the arsenic in five years,” Jody Banks, a professor of botany and plant pathology at Purdue University, in Indiana, said in a statement.

Source: Newsweek
Published: 17 May 2019

Forget Fibrils: Lewy Pathology Is More Lipid Than Protein

Other researchers agreed the data advance the understanding of Lewy pathology. “These findings are exciting ... Raman scattering (CARS), an imaging technique that identifies the chemical composition of substances. Mass spectrometry and Fourier transform ...

Published: 10 May 2019

UCSB Researchers Discover Potentially Druggable Pathway Involved in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Through the process of farnesylation, a chemical compound — a farnesyl group — anchors ... As the mice models age, their pathology further develops. They concurrently exhibit worsening behavioral deficits, including poor nest shredding and obsessive ...

Source: Daily Nexus
Published: 16 May 2019

Staff and patients evacuated from Royal Blackburn Hospital's pathology unit

Crew manager Anthony Harrison said: "It was believed to have been a chemical spillage in the pathology unit but it turned out to be some wax in the clinical waste. "There were four appliances at the scene including a Hazardous Materials Officer in attendance.

Source: Lancashire Telegraph
Published: 29 Apr 2019

Master of Science (MS), Chemical Pathology Degree

5 Ways to Support a Friend Who’s Returning to Work After Maternity Leave Julie Finn via Fairygodboss Returning to work after maternity leave is an exciting time for some, but a stressful and sad time for others. I remember ... Are You Job Hopping Too Much?

Source: PayScale
Published: 12 Apr 2019

What is Pathology?

Clinical pathologists play a similar role to that of general pathologists, although they would not be involved in anatomical pathology. Biochemists or chemical pathologists examine all aspects of disease, identifying changes in various different substances ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 27 Feb 2019

The battle against bugs: it’s time to end chemical warfare

Cameron Webb and the Department of Medical Entomology, NSW Health Pathology and University of Sydney ... Fortunately, there are alternatives to chemical pest control that don’t harm your household or the environment. For centuries, sustainable ...

Published: 17 Feb 2019

Australia Diagnostic Imaging and Pathology Services Market is Expected to Reach around AUD 9.6 Billion by 2023: Ken Research

and Pathology Tests (Chemical, Microbiology, Tissue Pathology, Heamtology, Patient Episode Initiation, Immunology and Others)) and by state (NSW, VIC, QLD, WA, SA, TAS, ACT and NT). The report also covers the market share of leading players in the ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 09 Jan 2019

Clinical Chemical Pathology.

Short introductory textbook for the medical student. Might serve as concise review for examiners in the board examinations or for beginning house officers. Not adequate for extended reading or for reference.

Published: 01 Feb 2019

Dr. David Donaldson Recognized for Contributions to Chemical Pathology

REDHILL, England, July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. David Donaldson is a distinguished biographee of Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are chosen from among a pool of the most prominent professionals ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 31 Jul 2018

Chemically Induced Frankenstein-Humans

Correspondingly and very likely, not yet 100% proven but probably 99%, as a result of ubiquitous chemical presence ... Lean Phenotype and Sperm Epimutation Pathology Biomarkers,” PLOS, published September 20, 2017. The grisly underlying message of ...

Source: CounterPunch
Published: 04 Sep 2018


Summary: The use of different units, methods and instruments in chemical pathology has produced a situation in which different laboratories may produce numerically different results for the same analysis. The more complete use of SI, the introduction to ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 04 Oct 2017

PhD degree awarded to chemical pathology doctor

Dr Michelle (k/a Mikhaila) Muscat has completed her PhD via a British University. Dr Muscat’s main area of medical interest is chemical pathology. This speciality of laboratory medicine and clinical biochemistry ranges from the analysis, interpretation ...

Source: Times of Malta
Published: 04 Mar 2018

Vascular Histochemistry. In Relation to the Chemical and Structural Pathology of Cardiovascular Disease.

A brief first chapter introduces the purpose of the book and outlines subjects, which are [1] review of histochemistry of "normal" vascular tissue, [2] discussion and summary of evidence and opinions on pathogenesis, [3] histochemistry in relation to ...

Published: 01 Jan 2019

Google Honours English Haematologist Lucy Wills on Her 131st Birth Anniversary With a Doodle

After passing out from the college, Lucy Wills decided not to practise as a physician, but to research and teach in the Department of Chemical Pathology at the Royal Free. Macrocytic anaemia is characterised by enlarged red blood cells and is life-threatening.

Published: 10 May 2019

UCSD study finds link between Roundup Herbicide and liver disease

“There have been a handful of studies, all of which we cited in our paper, where animals either were or weren’t fed Roundup or glyphosate directly, and they all point to the same thing: the development of liver pathology,” said UCSD professor and ...

Source: KUSI
Published: 14 May 2019

Cediranib suppresses homology-directed DNA repair through down-regulation of BRCA1/2 and RAD51

2 Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine ... and pazopanib (all from Selleckchem) and Maz51 (Cayman Chemical) were dissolved in DMSO and used at final concentrations ranging from 0.25 to 32 μM. The final percentage of DMSO in the ...

Source: Science
Published: 15 May 2019

UCSD Researchers Link Herbicide Roundup to Liver Disease in Humans

Roundup, manufactured by Monsanto, a subsidiary of the German chemical company Bayer, has rapidly increased in use since the mid-1990s. During that same period, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease ...

Source: Times of San Diego
Published: 14 May 2019


The Chemical Pathology section of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia Quality Assurance Program (RCPA‐QAP) continues to grow in number of participants, number of programs and number of analytes. Developments also continue in data analysis.

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 09 May 2018


Aspects of a bodily specimen that may be considered include its gross anatomical make up, appearance of the cells using immunological markers and chemical signatures in the cells. Pathology also includes the related scientific study of disease processes ...

Source: McGill University
Published: 16 Jun 2017

What is Adrenal Insufficiency, Primary and Secondary?

On the other hand, secondary adrenal insufficiency stems from processes that inhibit the secretion of the adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) by the hypophysis as a result of a hypothalamic or pituitary pathology. The former is sometimes also referred to as ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 14 May 2019

Rational design, cognition and neuropathology evaluation of QTC-4-MeOBnE in a streptozotocin-induced mouse model of sporadic Alzheimer’s disease

This chemical scaffold was utilized to create 79 molecules whose ... simulating sporadic AD-like pathology. These alterations include neuroinflammation, metabolic deregulation, cholinergic deficits, accumulation of β-amyloid and tau proteins, and ...

Source: Nature
Published: 13 May 2019

Side-by-side comparison on point of care tests for blood's ability to clot

Thompson, a third-year pathology resident at the Medical College ... The anti-Xa test, which adds a chemical that the affects the color of heparin so it can be picked up by a sensor, is still ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 07 May 2019

Machine learning, practically speaking

Other data types to be added include proteomics data and radiology, pathology and clinical annotations so that ... dozen biopharmaceutical companies and is about using ML to automate chemical syntheses. ML tools work well when a lab knows there is a ...

Source: Nature
Published: 09 May 2019

Biological machinery of cell's 'executioner' yields secrets of its control

Abnormal function of necroptosis also plays a role in the pathology of a broad array of ... published today in the scientific journal Cell Chemical Biology. Their research revealed how a set ...

Published: 26 Apr 2019

Researchers find new target to improve response to cancer immunotherapy

de Nancrede Professor of Surgery, Immunology, Biology and Pathology at the University of Michigan. The researchers, in collaboration with Cayman Chemical, found that when immunotherapy revs up the immune T-cells, it then enhances oxidized lipids in the ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 01 May 2019