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News Articles [9 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Rapid Ascent to High Altitude Alters the Retina

Significant increases in retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness occur after rapid ascent to a high-altitude environment and can lead to other pathological changes, researchers from China report. ...

Retinal changes following rapid ascent to a high-altitude environment

Retinal changes following rapid ascent to a high-altitude environment Eye advance online publication, September 15 2017. doi:10.1038/eye.2017.195 Authors: X Tian, B Zhang, Y Jia, C Wang &am...

Chasing Zai

Lessons other innovator Chinese biotechs can learn from Zai’s fast ascent to its NASDAQ IPO.

Relativity: Final ascent of physics

Robert P. Crease applauds the third volume of a thrilling guide to a special pursuit.


The Books & Arts article 'Final ascent of physics' (Nature549, 331–332; 2017) incorrectly stated that Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory is the last book in the Theoretical Minimum series...

Medical leaders celebrate the ascent of woman

bmj;358/jul05_7/j3250/FAF1faRichard H SmithThe BMJ’s editor in chief, Fiona Godlee, gathered together an unprecedented number of female medical leaders earlier this week in celebration of the fact.....

I wish i knew free pdf

She alternated a few quick strokes with a few slow strokes – it came out “Heh ee! As she applied a little more pressure to the center of Bob’s universe, working i wish i knew free pd...

Energy-Recycling Stairs Might Make Climbing Easier

NewsEnergy efficient stairs absorb user's energy during descent, return energy to user during ascent.Contributed Author: 

PubMed Articles [26 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Residence at Moderate Versus Low Altitude Is Effective at Maintaining Higher Oxygen Saturation During Exercise and Reducing Acute Mountain Sickness Following Fast Ascent to 4559 m.

To continuously monitor oxygen saturation (SpO2) by pulse oximeter and assess the development of acute mountain sickness (AMS) using the Lake Louise Score (LLS) during ascent from 1154 to 4559 m in 2 ...

Automated event detection algorithm for two squatting protocols.

Squatting biomechanics assessed using motion analysis relies on the identification of specific events: start of descent, transition between descent/ascent and end of ascent. Automated identification r...

Crossover study of amputee stair ascent and descent biomechanics using Genium and C-Leg prostheses with comparison to non-amputee control.

This study was a randomized crossover of stair ambulation of Transfemoral Amputees (TFAs) using the Genium and C-Leg prosthetic knees. TFAs typically have difficulty ascending and descending stairs, l...

Metabonomic potential plasma biomarkers in abnormal fast buoyancy ascent escape-induced decompression sickness model and the protective effects of pyrrolidine dithiocarbamic acid.

Decompression sickness (DCS) induced by fast buoyancy ascent escape (FBAE) is a special DCS, characterized with cardiopulmonary injuries. Serum metabonomics of this type of DCS has not yet been studie...

Self-efficacy, pain, and quadriceps capacity at baseline predict changes in mobility performance over 2 years in women with knee osteoarthritis.

This study examined the extent to which baseline measures of quadriceps strength, quadriceps power, knee pain and self-efficacy for functional tasks, and their interactions, predicted 2-year changes i...

Clinical Trials [17 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Acclimatization Mechanisms During Ascent to 7500m

The trial evaluates the role of ascent protocol on acute mountain sickness and cardio-respiratory physiology during an ascent to Muztagh Ata (7546m). Two groups of mountaineers ascend with...

Ghrelin, Growth Hormone and Growth Factors at High Altitude

Regulation of ghrelin, growth hormone and growth factors at high altitude and their change during ascent to high altitude has not been studied in depth yet. The study includes 33 volunteer...

DN-101 in Combination With Docetaxel in Androgen-Independent Prostate Cancer (AIPC) (AIPC Study of Calcitriol Enhancing Taxotere [ASCENT-2])

The primary objective of this study is: - To evaluate the effect of DN-101 in combination with docetaxel (ASCENT regimen) on survival in metastatic androgen-independent prostate c...

Inhaled Budesonide and Acute Mountain Sickness

The primary objective of the study is to investigate the effect of inhaled budesonide on the incidence of AMS. The primary study question to ask is: 1. Does inhaled budesonide reduce the ...

Effects of Aircraft Cabin Altitude on Passenger Comfort and Discomfort

Commercial aircraft passengers are exposed to atmospheric pressures ranging from the pressure found at ground level to that encountered in the external environment at 8,000 feet. There is...

Companies [9 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Ascent Pediatrics Incorporated

Ascent Pediatrics was created - to provide medicine that suits the demanding needs of a sick child, the uncompromising requirements of a pediatrician.

Ascent Therapeutics

Ascent Therapeutics is pioneering a new class of drugs called PepducinsTM. Pepducins are a breakthrough approach to targeting G-protein coupled receptors (GPCRs) on the inside surface of the cell memb...


Ascent Healthcare Solutions

Ascent Scientific

Ascent Scientific offers a range of high quality receptor ligands and synthetic chemistry services at prices so low that as many researchers as possible will be able to afford them. The Low-Co...

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