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Like curry? New biological role identified for compound used in ancient medicine

Like curry? New biological role identified for compound used in ancient medicine

Scientists have just identified a new reason why some curry dishes, made with spices humans have used for thousands of years, might be good for you. They have discovered that curcumin, a compound found in the cooking spice turmeric, can cause a modest …

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Facebook IPO: Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Buy Yet

Facebook IPO: Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Buy Yet

Everyone’s talking about the Facebook IPO — and for good reason.

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115 proteins identified that would allow designing new generation anti-cancer drugs

115 proteins identified that would allow designing new generation anti-cancer drugs

Researchers have identified 115 proteins in silico that could be highly relevant to treat colon-rectal cancer, since they would make it possible to define the strategy to design new generation anti-cancer drugs. During the last years, it has been shown…

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Netflix explains its recommendation system, can’t find a reason for Adam Sandler’s last movie

Netflix explains its recommendation system, can’t find a reason for Adam Sandler’s last movie

| April 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

In matter of inquiry you’ve been wondering why Netflix tends to praise the movies it does, there’s a station on the company’s Tech Blog fracture down the various levels of its classification. Remember the Netflix Prize contest? Teams of researchers produced competing algorithms sagacious of more accurately predicting how members would find fault with movies, [...]

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Heightened sensitivity to cheap, high-calorie food is linked with obesity

Heightened sensitivity to cheap, high-calorie food is linked with obesity

A major reason for the dramatic increase in obesity may be a heightened sensitivity to heavily advertised and easily accessible high-calorie foods.

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Genetic variation in East Asians found to explain resistance to cancer drugs

Genetic variation in East Asians found to explain resistance to cancer drugs

Scientists have identified the reason why some patients fail to respond to some of the most successful cancer drugs.

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WEBSITE OF THE DAY: Suka Sport

WEBSITE OF THE DAY: Suka Sport

| March 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

13 February 2012 1:00 GMT / By Ian Hughes There are two requisite reason behind today’s recommendation, www.sukasport.com. The first is that people people make a commitment on January 1st eddish. year (usually in the very timely hours) to get fit and take advantage care of themselves. If you’re human being of those, how’s it going? [...]

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Eat your broccoli: Another mechanism discovered by which sulforaphane prevents cancer

Eat your broccoli: Another mechanism discovered by which sulforaphane prevents cancer

| February 28, 2012

Researchers have discovered yet another reason why the “sulforaphane” compound in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables is so good for you — it provides not just one, but two ways to prevent cancer through the complex mechanism of epigenetics.

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Better health another reason for getting a degree

Better health another reason for getting a degree

| February 28, 2012

Attaining at least a bachelor’s degree after 25 years of age is associated with better midlife health, new research shows.

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Why Canada lags in cloud computing

Why Canada lags in cloud computing

| February 9, 2012

Security concerns are one reason companies are slow to jump on virtual services

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