Synthesis and Catabolism of {gamma}-Hydroxybutyrate in SH-SY5Y Human Neuroblastoma Cells

ROLE OF THE ALDO-KETO REDUCTASE AKR7A2* Robert C. Lyon1, Stuart M. Johnston, David G. Watson, Gail McGarvie, and Elizabeth M. Ellis2 From the Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, Univesity of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XW and the School of Science and Technology, Bell College, Hamilton, ML3 0JB Scotland, United Kingdom -Hydroxybutyrate (GHB) is an […]

WHO on tobacco and world health

The World Health Organization (WHO) says smoking and tobacco uses the world’s number one cause of preventable death. One billion people will die from tobacco-related causes this century unless actions protecting public health and combating tobacco-company marketing are taken. This was the conclusion earlier this month of a global study on tobacco use by WHO. […]

Science of Peace needs one more presenter

It’s been a while since I’ve visited Gregg Braden’s site. Although relatively obscure to most, there is an organisation by the name of Science of Peace which has made a documentary on their investigations in the causes of violence, here is the excerpt from Gregg Braden’s site: THE SCIENCE OF PEACE, hosted by LeVar Burton, […]