New test detects toxic prions in blood

Main Points: The first cases of Mad Cow disease in humans (properly called variant Creutzfeld Jakob Disease, or vCJD) occurred

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Study Examines Effect of Intervention to Increase Blood Flow During and After Major Surgery

Main Points: In a study that included high-risk patients undergoing major gastrointestinal surgery, the use of a cardiac-output guided intervention

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Novel blood test may help predict impending preterm birth

Main Point: Blood-based diagnostic test can distinguish between true and false labor. Published in: PLOS ONE Study Further: A blood-based

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Study Estimates Proportion of Adults Affected by New Blood Pressure Guideline

Main Points: Applying the updated 2014 blood pressure (BP) guideline to the U.S. population suggests that nearly 6 million adults

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Using Age to Distinguish Normal From Abnormal Blood Test Results Appears to Safely Exclude Lung Blood Clots in Older Patients

Main Points: Chicago – Using a patient’s age to raise the threshold for an abnormal result of a blood test

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Young blood can breathe fresh life in older ones

Main Point: Researchers have found that blood of youngsters can rejuvenate the heart of the old ones – at least

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A common blood substitute has been found to be linked to more deaths than lives

Researchers have found that a common blood substitute to revive the critically ill patients with low blood pressure can cause

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Diagnostic tool to determine down to 20 nm of individual particles in blood sample at an early stage

Researchers from Norway have developed the sensor that is capable of determining the individual particles in the blood sample and

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Soluble mesothelin-related peptide could be used as a biomarker for asbestos related disorders; Research

Researchers have found that serum soluble mesothelin-related peptide (SMRP) could be used for the detection of the severity of diseases

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Genes involved in platelet formation

Researchers have found 68 regions of genome that affects the size and number of platelets, which are responsible for clotting

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