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How the body fights off urinary tract infections

How the body fights off urinary tract infections

How the body fights off urinary tract infections How the body fights off urinary tract infections A larger scale shows how the uromodulin filaments (blue) envelop an E. coli cell, thus preventing the pathogen’s pili from docking on the cell walls in the urinary tract and causing an infection. The …

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    Directly printing 3-D tissues within the body

    Directly printing 3D tissues within the body

    Directly printing 3-D tissues within the body Directly printing 3-D tissues within the body A 3D lattice structure of a tissue implanted directly onto a soft living tissue. Credit: Ohio State University In the TV series Westworld, human body parts are built on robotic frames using 3-D printers. While still …

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      Body mass index lower in patients with familial psoriasis

      Body mass index lower in patients with familial psoriasis

      Body mass index lower in patients with familial psoriasis Body mass index lower in patients with familial psoriasis (HealthDay)—Familial psoriasis is not necessarily induced by obesity, according to a study recently published in the Journal of Dermatology. Bolortuya Bayaraa, M.D., from Fukuoka University in Japan, and colleagues examined whether patients …

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        Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy

        Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy

        Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy Rendering of the molecular structure of Captisol, the solubilizer invented at the University of Kansas, which allows remdesivir to be administered to the patient. Remdesivir was recently authorized under an …

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