Watch out superbugs: CBD might be the medicine of the future

CBD hints some promise that it could be the answer to superbugs that everyone has been waiting for CBD, or cannabidiol, just might be the answer physicians have been long been looking for as a means of squashing superbugs.Superbugs are bacteria that have grown resistant to traditional antibiotics, oftentimes leaving healthcare professionals scrambling

June 25th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Watch out superbugs: CBD might be the medicine of the future

Atomwise and Enamine launch 10 billion compound virtual drug screening initiative

Jun 25 2019 Atomwise, Inc. today announced the launch of a 10 billion compound AI-powered virtual drug screening initiative, the 10-to-the-10 program, in collaboration with Enamine Ltd., the world’s largest chemical supplier. The initiative aims to dramatically increase the discovery of safer small molecules to treat pediatric cancers. Atomwise will use its patented

June 25th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Atomwise and Enamine launch 10 billion compound virtual drug screening initiative

Researchers identify missing link between amyloid plaques and tau tangles in Alzheimer’s

Years before symptoms of Alzheimer's disease appear, two kinds of damaging proteins silently collect in the brain: amyloid beta and tau. Clumps of amyloid accumulate first, but tau is particularly noxious. Wherever tangles of the tau protein appear, brain tissue dies, triggering the confusion and memory loss that are hallmarks of Alzheimer's. Now,

June 25th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Researchers identify missing link between amyloid plaques and tau tangles in Alzheimer’s

Baking soda affects inflammation and insulin handling in type 2 diabetes

Early research suggests that the common pantry staple baking soda affects inflammation and insulin handling in type 2 diabetes. The findings will be presented today at the American Physiological Society (APS)/American Society of Nephrology (ASN) conference, Control of Renal Function in Health and Disease in Charlottesville, Va. Obesity-induced inflammation is thought to be

June 25th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Baking soda affects inflammation and insulin handling in type 2 diabetes

Telstra Just Changed All Of Its Phone Plans

We’ve known for awhile now that Telstra planned on revamping its plans by the end of June, and now we know what the big reveal is. Telstra Plus Vs Optus Perks: Who Has The Best Freebies? Telstra and Optus might not be the cheapest mobile providers around, but their plans come with a

June 24th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Telstra Just Changed All Of Its Phone Plans

Iran, US trade more military threats amid sanctions

US President Donald Trump announced new sanctions against Iran on Monday in part to retaliate after the downing of a US drone last week, targeting Iran’s most senior leader, military officials and its top diplomat, Foreign Minister Javad Zarif.Mr Trump said he signed an executive order imposing “hard hitting” sanctions on Iran that

June 24th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Iran, US trade more military threats amid sanctions

Two fighter jets collide in mid-air

A pilot has been killed after two Eurofighter jets collided mid-air in northern Germany.The jets were taking part in an air combat mission with a third Eurofighter plane, the German air force said.Both pilots ejected successfully and parachuted to the ground. One was later found alive in a forest, police officers said.But officers

June 24th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Two fighter jets collide in mid-air

Lucas Heights nuclear medicine production halts after workers exposed to unsafe radiation

Posted June 24, 2019 20:33:11 Photo: The workers were processing medicine when they were exposed. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Production has stopped at a newly opened nuclear medicine facility at Sydney's Lucas Heights after workers there were exposed to an unsafe dose of radiation. Key points:Contamination was detected outside a container holding Molybdenum-99 (Mo-99)ANSTO

June 24th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Lucas Heights nuclear medicine production halts after workers exposed to unsafe radiation

Labor says it will oppose Coalition’s ‘economically irresponsible’ tax cuts for wealthy | Australia news

The Coalition has dismissed Labor’s calls to negotiate over its $158 billion tax cut package, setting up a showdown over the government’s economic agenda when parliament resumes next week. As Labor called on the government to bring forward some of its proposed tax cuts and boost infrastructure spending to fend off a looming

June 24th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Labor says it will oppose Coalition’s ‘economically irresponsible’ tax cuts for wealthy | Australia news

Australian giants’ $2.3b merger plan stirs competition concerns

"We believe that local consumers generally don’t travel beyond the Newcastle/Hunter Valley region to buy new cars," she said, "and it is difficult to find out the final price for a car without visiting a dealership."The regulator said it would now seek feedback from the market about whether forced asset sales would address

June 24th, 2019|Categories: Business News, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Australian giants’ $2.3b merger plan stirs competition concerns