• Top 10 HIV Myths 2016-05-23 22:00:03 For nearly 30 years, HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) has been shrouded in myths and misconceptions. In some cases, these misconceptions have prompted the very behaviors that cause more people to become HIV-positive. Although various unanswered ques
  • Cathepsin FAQs 2016-05-19 00:13:46 What are Cathepsins? Cathepsins are proteases, which degrade proteins, found in all animals and other organisms. There are about a dozen members of this family distinguished by their structure, catalytic mechanism, and which proteins they cleave. When do most members become activated? They are activ
  • Top Recent HIV/AIDS Research Articles 2016-05-16 22:00:13 HIV/AIDS continues to be an epidemic amongst high risk populations. Here are the top current research articles on HIV and AIDS. Potential Clinical and Economic Value of Long-Acting Preexposure Prophylaxis for South African Women at High-Risk for HIV Infection Preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is one of
  • AG Employee Spotlight: Chase 2016-05-13 22:00:33 Meet Chase, our Sales/Procurement Engineer at AG Scientific. He currently handles all aspects of material flow, including procurement, planning, scheduling, receiving and shipping to ensure that materials are available when needed. He also has savvily developed a system for forecasting sales and d
  • 10 Myths about Diabetes 2016-05-12 22:00:35 Here are the top myths about Diabetes, the 7th leading cause of death. Listed below are a couple of them that people seem to repeat to each other as facts, but are far different than the truth of the matter. Myth: You have to be overweight to develop diabetes; thin people don’t get the diseas
  • Zika Virus: The Spread & The Cure 2016-05-11 22:00:40 About Zika Originally found in Uganda in 1947, this type of flavivirus is related to dengue, yellow fever, and West Nile viruses. The Zika virus and its relatives are mainly transmitted to humans through the bite of infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes. 20% or so of the infected tend to have mild symp
  • Top 10 U.S. Cities With Highest Rates of HIV Infections 2016-05-09 22:00:53 What had originated in Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo around 1920, HIV crossed species from chimpanzees to humans. Before long, cases of rare lung infections and severe cancers developed from extreme cases of immune deficiencies peaked among gay men in 1981. Originally, this deficienc
  • Sugar Facts: Part 2 2016-05-06 22:24:19 Continuing from our last segment on sugar facts, here are more lesser known facts about sugar. Eliminating Sugars from Your Diet Is Not Necessary in Order to Lose Weight Because sugars are ingredients in junk food, it may be natural to suspect that they have a role in contributing to over-consumptio
  • Alzheimer’s Disease Current Research & Press Releases (2016) 2016-05-05 01:48:36 Related: 2016 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures in the USA Top 10 Healthy Food Facts Alzheimer’s Disease: The Tau Connection The Role of E-64D in Amyloid Plaque Prevention Exosome Biomarkers
  • The Ultimate Guide to the Biosensors Market 2016-05-02 23:00:10 Biosensors have gained enormous attention in recent years in medicine and nanotechnology, where there is a growing interest in its application in tissue engineering. Since the development of the first oxygen biosensor by Lel and Clark in 1962, researchers in diverse fields have developed numerous bi