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Radiation Protection Division October 2017 This section of the Health Protection Agency's website provides information about the Radiation Protection Division.

On 1 April 2005 the National Radiological Protection Board merged with... Read More →
Demystifying Genomics October 2017 A booklet, Demystifying Genomics, explains the background, science and rationale behind research that has enabled scientists to determine the entire genetic makeup of organisms from bacteria to... Read More →
Vector borne diseases September 2017 Purdue University?s entomology department recently unveiled a website providing information to health officials, educators and the general public about diseases such as West Nile virus and the... Read More →
Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy September 2017 The Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy is among the foremost international journals in antimicrobial research. Our readership includes representatives of academia, industry and health services,... Read More →
Reports show Health Patterns September 2017 Health, United States is an annual report on trends in health statistics. The report consists of two main sections: A chartbook containing text and figures that illustrates major trends in the... Read More →
UK pathway for regenerative medicine August 2017 A recent report:

provides recommendations for implementing a regenerative medicine delivery strategy
acknowledges and builds on existing initiatives
recommends further actions to... Read More →
AHRQ Resource Features 100 Health Care Innovations August 2017 A Web resource that allows users to learn, share, and adopt innovations in the delivery of health services by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

AHRQ's Health Care Innovations... Read More →
Vasectomy Not Associated With Prostate Cancer July 2017 The authors of this meta-analysis evaluated the association between vasectomy and the risk of prostate cancer in 53 studies including almost 15 million men. There was a weak association found... Read More →
Evaluation Of The Birmingham IBS Symptom Questionnaire July 2017 Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a chronic/common condition that causes a significant effect on the individual (reduced quality of life), society (time lost off work) and health services.... Read More →
Kinase Inhibitor is Highly Active in MET-amplified Gastric Cancer June 2017 An investigational kinase inhibitor that blocks the MET signaling pathway is highly active and well tolerated in patients with gastric and related cancers that have amplification of the MET gene,... Read More →

Resources

Strategies For Communicating Contraceptive Effectiveness June 2017 A Cochrane review discusses strategies for communicating contraceptive effectiveness.

The authors searched the...
NIOSH posts nanotechnology web library May 2017 NIOSH has a new, Web-based Nanoparticle Information Library (NIL) for public use and comment. The new, interactive database...
Study shows UK public are largely unaware of stem cells potential April 2017 A SHORT VIDEO is available to publish to coincide with Stem Cell Awareness Day. New research by YouGov will reveal that...
The Fat Lie March 2017 Summary:
The rise in obesity in recent decades is popularly believed to be the result of increased consumption of...
Researchers in bowel cancer discovery March 2017 Scientists have discovered how genes cause bowel cancer cells to become resistant to treatments used against the disease....
Connecting healthcare professionals with information that matters most March 2017 PracticeUpdate's mission is to connect healthcare professionals with news and information that matters most for patient...
Surgical Broadcasting for Physicians, Surgeons and Care Givers February 2017 ORLive is a trusted world source in surgical broadcasting for physicians, surgeons and care givers. It's services are...
Free Medical Books February 2017 Over the next few years, many important medical textbooks are to be made available online, free and in full-text. This...
Study finds HPV from Oral Sex is linked to Throat Cancer November 2016 Oral sex increases the risk of transmitting the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV), suggests a new study...
Harm Reduction November 2016 Harm Reduction International's mission is to promote harm reduction on a global basis through an integrated programme of...
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