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USA scientists make advances in modifying human embryos

USA scientists make advances in modifying human embryos Several groups around the world are working on gene editing in human embryos, using the revolutionary CRISPR technique . However, this aspect of the research is highly controversial and will be opposed by many religious and ethical organisations. Además...

Vinculan brote de salmonela en EU con papayas de México

Vinculan brote de salmonela en EU con papayas de México El Centro de Control y Prevención de Enfermedades y la FDA, que investigan el brote, creen que el origen del brote está en papayas maradol contaminadas con salmonela. En estos pacientes, la infección por Salmonella puede propagarse desde los intestinos al torrente sanguíneo, y después a otras partes del cuerpo y puede causar la muerte a menos que la persona sea tratada rápidamente con antibiót... Además...

ONU alerta sobre crisis humanitaria en Yemen

ONU alerta sobre crisis humanitaria en Yemen Solo en los últimos tres meses se han producido 'casi 1,900 muertes asociadas al cólera y unos 400,000 casos sospechosos de haberla contraído', según han podido registrar la Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS), el Programa Mundial de Alimentos (PMA) y el Fondo de las Naciones Unidas para la Infancia (Unicef). Además...

New IndyCar aero kit debuts at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

New IndyCar aero kit debuts at Indianapolis Motor Speedway The other major visual change is the move from a high air intake behind the roll hoop to a low engine cover reminiscent of CART-era Indy cars. "I think today played out exactly like we were hoping it would", explained a satisfied Jay Frye, president of IndyCar operations. Además...

Jordan Matthews' contract situation more of an 'issue' than knee?

Jordan Matthews' contract situation more of an 'issue' than knee? Pederson did confirm that it was a broken bone in Hicks' hand. The Eagles never seemed to view Dwayne Gratz as a potential Pro Bowler or even a surefire bet to make the final roster this season, but the team's decision to cut the fifth-year cornerback on the eve of training camp caught several pundits by surprise. Además...

31-goal Borussia Dortmund forward issued warning by club

31-goal Borussia Dortmund forward issued warning by club Liverpool are claimed to be in pole position due to Jurgen Klopp relationship with the player, but the club's American owners are believed to be reluctant to meet the club's £65m valuation, or the players £180,000-a-week wage demands. It is claimed Dortmund want their striker's future dealt with within the next eight days. Aubameyang was the top scorer in the Bundesliga last season, edging out... Además...

Se prevén, durante las próximas horas, tormentas intensas en Guerrero y Oaxaca

Se prevén, durante las próximas horas, tormentas intensas en Guerrero y Oaxaca La temperatura máxima que se prevé en la Ciudad de México es de 25ºC y mínima de 12ºC. Tamaulipas, y mayores a 50 km/h en Baja California Sur, Zacatecas, San Luis Potosí, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Puebla y las costas de Guerrero, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatán y Quintana Roo. Además...

'Revolutionary': Study of gay couples shows HIV transmission can be stopped

'Revolutionary': Study of gay couples shows HIV transmission can be stopped Grulich told Buzzfeed News that the research "really does confirm that undetectable viral load is completely effective at preventing transmissions in gay couples". Opposites Attract is the largest study into HIV transmission between gay couples of differing HIV status ever undertaken, and the first to consider data from both high-income and middle-income countries. Además...

Coming to a store near you: Wegmans offering grocery delivery

The supermarket chain announced in June that it had a partnership with a company called Instacart, which allowed some Wegmans shoppers in Northern Virginia and Maryland to complete their grocery shopping online. At check out, customers can add their Wegmans Shoppers Club number to receive available discounts, and choose a delivery window within one hour, two hours, or up to seven days in advance. Además...

Glaxosmithkline dumps 30 R&D projects to concentrate on areas with potential

Glaxosmithkline dumps 30 R&D projects to concentrate on areas with potential GSK announced in a statement today that its second-quarter turnover had increased 12 percent to £7.3 billion, driven by its Pharmaceuticals and Vaccines business. Ms Walmsley said she would make "the United States number one" in her expansion plans, with GSK's businesses in emerging markets to be reviewed. Chief executive Emma Walmsley, who took the helm of the company in April, said more than 3... Además...

Gov. Herbert endorses Curtis for Congress

Gov. Herbert endorses Curtis for Congress Herbert threw his support behind Curtis over fellow Republicans Chris Herrod and Tanner Ainge on Tuesday. Gary Herbert has endorsed Provo Mayor John Curtis in next month's Republican Primary in Utah's 3rd Congressional District. Herrod ran Cruz's presidential campaign in Utah when he won the GOP caucus that year. Vote-by-mail ballots were issued Tuesday and the primary for the 3rd Congressiona... Además...

West Nile virus found in nine birds, three mosquitoes in Saginaw County

West Nile virus found in nine birds, three mosquitoes in Saginaw County The virus was detected in Brant, Bridgeport, Blumfield, Birch Run, Kochville, Saginaw, Thomas, Tittabawassee, and Zilwaukee tiownships, according to Mosquito Abatement officials. Preventing West Nile is decidedly easier than curing it. During routine mosquito-borne disease surveillance, the commission found West Nile virus in nine dead birds, and three mosquito samples. Además...

Parents concede baby Charlie dying in hospice

Parents concede baby Charlie dying in hospice Great Ormond Street Hospital said it was not practical to provide life-support treatment for days at the couple's home. The parents' cause caught the attention of U.S. Failing that, the judge had been expected to make a ruling on where Charlie's life should end - hospital, hospice or home. British courts, backed by the European Court of Human Rights, refused permission, saying the parents' pla... Además...

Think you are good at lying? You could be a psychopath

Think you are good at lying? You could be a psychopath Those with low-levels of psychopathic traits had to work extra hard to suppress truthful information. They took part in a task which involved looking at a series of photographs of familiar and unfamiliar faces. High psychopathy is characterised by untruthfulness and manipulativeness . The researchers found that following the training exercise, individuals with high levels of psychopathic trai... Además...

FDA warns of recalled papayas, possible link to salmonella outbreak

FDA warns of recalled papayas, possible link to salmonella outbreak The recall affects Caribena brand Maradol papayas from the company, Grande Produce. US health officials are investigating a salmonella outbreak linked to papayas from Mexico that has killed a person in New York City and sickened another 46 people in 12 states. Además...

Deutsche Bank AG (FRA:DBK) PT Set at €15.00 by Commerzbank Ag

UBS AG set a €32.00 ($37.21) price objective on Deutsche Post AG and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. HSBC Holdings plc set a €19.00 ($21.84) target price on Deutsche Bank AG and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Además...

Brewers 8, Nationals 0

Washington was 0-for-9 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base. Edwin Jackson was tagged with the loss for the Nats, who were coming off taking two-of-three against the Diamondbacks. The 24-year-old state of Washington native, who has a 3.18 ERA in 10 road starts this season and is 12-3 with a 3.78 ERA in 23 career turns away from home, won his previous four starts and boasts a... Además...

Cop suspended for masturbating in front of colleague

Cop suspended for masturbating in front of colleague Prior to the incident, Constable also touched two other women constables inappropriately, reported CNN News 18 . Summary: A Delhi police constable was suspended and a departmental enquiry ordered against him after a woman constable alleged that he masturbated in front of her. Además...

What do hedgehogs, puppies & baby goats have to do with your health?

What do hedgehogs, puppies & baby goats have to do with your health? The lighthearted PSAs are billed as a "perfect way to spend a minute" and encourage viewers to spend another minute taking a prediabetes risk test. "The number of Americans estimated to be at risk for developing type 2 diabetes is staggering", Dr. Además...

Study finds drinking alcohol can help improve memory

Study finds drinking alcohol can help improve memory A team of researchers at the University of Exeter found that individuals who drink alcohol after studying are better at recalling information. The subjects were then divided into two groups. In fact, the more that one drank, the more likely they were to perform well on the word-learning task. Morgan said the theory is that the hippocampus, the brain area really important in memory, switches to... Además...


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