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Jan 5, 2015
Discrepancy found between results from immunohistochemistry and from quantitative techniques, according to study published in the American Journal of Pathology
The cause of type 1 diabetes remains unknown. Several studies using immunohistochemistry (IHC) have independently reported hyperexpression of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) class I on pancreatic islet cells in young patients with recent-onset type 1 diabetes. Investigators have therefore suggested...
Dec 22, 2014
Americans' purchasesof ready-to-eat grain-based dessert products fell between 2005 and 2012, butconsumers have not shifted towards products with lower energy, sugar, orsaturated fat content, according to a new study published in the Journal of theAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Ready-to-eatgrain-based desserts(RTE GBDs) are pre-packaged consumer bakedgoods such as cakes, cookies, pies, doughnuts, and pastries. These types ofproducts contribute a significant amount of energy, sugar, and saturated fat toAmericans' diets, making them a strategic target for researchers looking topinpoint ways...
Dec 16, 2014
A definitive account of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear power plant accident is included among the four newly published books
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of four new nuclear engineering books of particular interest to safety managers, designers, engineers, operators and regulators of nuclear power plants. Among these...
Dec 15, 2014
Annual List Identifies 100 Companies that Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services was named as one of EContent Magazine's EContent 100 for 2014. Published annually for the past 13 years, the EContent 100 is a compilation of the 100...
Dec 12, 2014
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is an emerging virus, with the first case reported in 2012. It exhibits a 40% fatality rate and over 97% of the cases have occurred in the Middle East. In three new studies in...
Dec 11, 2014
The new books include five volumes from the Elsevier Hazards and Disasters series, and one about studies of Superstorm Sandy
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of six new books on natural disasters and hazards. Five of the titles are part of the newly developed Elsevier Hazards and Disasters...
Dec 9, 2014
Call to action from notedinfectious diseases experts published in the International Journal of InfectiousDiseases
Asthe Ebola Virus Diseases (EVD) epidemic continues to rage in West Africa,infectious diseases experts call attention to the striking lack of treatmentguidelines. With over 16,000 total cases and more than 500 new infectionsreported per week, and probable underreporting of both...
Dec 9, 2014
New case study in the Annals of Global Health assesses the immediate andongoing response to the 9/11 disaster and explores the implications for futuredisasters
Fourteenyears after the attack on the World Trade Center (WTC), a case study in the current issue of Annals of Global Health identifiesseveral elements that have had a critical impact on the evolution of the WTCresponse and, directly or indirectly,...
Dec 8, 2014
What we need to learn from history, according to a new study in the Annals of Global Health
Challenges to global health can evolve from policies and decisions that take years or decades to unfold. An article in the current issue of the Annals of Global Health describes the current state of asbestos use worldwide, a story that...
Dec 8, 2014
Elsevier Publishes Analog Circuit Design Volume Three and Other New Electronics and Embedded Systems Design Books
Design Note Collection edited by analog circuit design leader Bob Dobkin offers refined and practical design techniques
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of five new electronics and embedded systems design books, one of which is Analog Circuit Design Volume Three: Design Note Collection, the next...
Dec 4, 2014
$600,000 awarded to projects for the Elsevier Foundation's Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars Programs
The Elsevier Foundation today announced its 2015 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars Programs. In total $600.000 has been committed for 2015 that will support various multiyear projects in over 20 countries in the...
Dec 4, 2014
New Sports and Fitness Book Published By Elsevier: “The Science of Fitness” Co-Authored by Legendary Cyclist Greg LeMond and Mark Hom, MD
Book discusses the biological process of fitness, sports nutrition and human endurance
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of The Science of Fitness: Power, Performance, and Endurance co-authored by Greg LeMond, a three-time winner of the Tour de France, and Mark...
Dec 3, 2014
Biomedical and life science researchers now have a new source of trustworthy reference content updated as science progresses
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the availability of its new Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences. The module provides biomedical and life science researchers access to trustworthy reference content updated as...
Dec 2, 2014
Thrombotic effects may cause delays, according to new report in Annals of Medicine and Surgery
Immediate breast reconstruction following mastectomy is becoming more prevalent. However, in breast cancer patients undergoing simultaneous chemotherapy, thrombotic complications can arise that can delay or significantly modify reconstructive plans. Outcomes of cases illustrating potential complications are published in the current...
Dec 2, 2014
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, announced today the launch of Journal of Vascular Surgery Cases, a new open access, online-only journal dedicated to publishing peer-reviewed, high quality case reports related to all...