Friday, June 22nd, 2007
Allergy research continues to be one of the most active research fields. New studies show that that fullerenes may inhibit the allergic response
Human MC and peripheral blood basophils exhibited a significant inhibition of IgE dependent mediator release when preincubated with C60 fullerenes.
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Tuesday, June 19th, 2007
This is a German quote – frequently used in the context of alternative medicine – “who heals is right”. The history of this old quotation is unclear; maybe it is a modification of the Latin “extra ecclesiam salus non est” .
In todays English it is “the doctor’s always right” (or “might is right”?)
Anyway it is nonsense as (1) a healer wants to be successful and not rightful (2) healing (at least on a few occasions) is no proof for the right treatment
Monday, June 18th, 2007
To evaluate software that is depends on an expired system date, you may want to use this batch that wraps around calling a program.
FOR /F "TOKENS=1* DELIMS= " %%A IN ('DATE/T') DO SET TMPDATE=%DATE%
Sunday, June 17th, 2007
So far in epidemiology case – control studies are defined by an approach where
… the past histories of patients (the cases) suffering from the condition of interest are compared to the past histories of persons (the controls) who do not have the condition of interest, but who otherwise resemble the cases in such particulars as age and sex ….
I usually explain controls as non-cases in the same overall environment (Show me more…)