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    The campaign to save Lung Mei goes far beyond its unglamorous shores

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... was done. Yet now there is an energetic campaign to save Lung Mei. Even if the beach is built, the shoreline and its inhabitants will not go without a fight. The intensity of the Lung Mei battle ... Martin Williams Conservation is far more complex than saving a handful of star species- it's about our survival Seeing the battle to protect Lung Mei in a global perspective If you ...

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    The bad science in city's incineration plan for househould waste

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:54am by Martin Williams

    ... an issue. It is extremely hard to filter particles out, especially the ultrafine ones that can carry heavy metals and toxic molecules deep into the lungs. We are blithely reassured ...

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    Prevention key to containing new avian flu outbreak

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by ERNIE YAP

    ... virus. It is spread via contact and airborne droplets and thus commonly affects the respiratory system (nose, throat, lungs). The body's immune system then mounts a response to combat ...

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    How we live affects our descendants' genes, epigenetics shows

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by Reinhard Renneberg

    ... lung development, giving the child a predisposition to asthma. Now we learn that these alterations in the structure and function of the lungs caused by nicotine exposure during pregnancy can ... total term is only 22 days), with nicotine. They then raised the pups to three weeks of age and examined them. They found that the pups had asthmatic lungs. Those rats which survived were ...

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    Hong Kong has right conditions for outbreaks of drug-resistant superbugs

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by ERNIE YAP

    ... to those of the urinary tract, lungs, gastrointestinal tract and central nervous system. Thus, transmission can occur from fluids from any of these organ systems. The clinical symptoms can range ...

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    Genetic switches likely to help fight disease

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by GUARDIAN

    ... but defective switching: a liver cell may be genetically tripped to stop absorbing blood sugar, thereby causing diabetes; a lung cell may be tripped into generating mutagens that attack its own DNA, ...



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