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Anti-cancer affectivity of Soybean

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article image SOYBEAN IS one of the most important sources of protein and oil in the world. Soybean seeds contain 20% high quality oil and 36% protein on dry weight basis. Dry mature raw soybean typically contains 30% lipids and 9.3% dietary fibre. According to USDA, proteins and lipids combined make up is more than 60% of soybean on dry weight basis. Usually animal’s proteins have those essential amino acids which are required by human body but the interesting fact is that soybean protein has eight…Read More

Lozanges in action Anti-irritant and Anti-microbial potential

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article image The word lozenge is derived from a word to refer as a diamond i.e a form of Rhombus. It is basically a French word LOSANGE’. About 1000 B.C, the Egyptian used to make from honey flavored with citrus herbs, and spices, which was more curable for the treatment of sore throat. As right from the time of immemorial, there have been a number of remedies and practices are being done to ease strep throat pain. Drinking warm water, beverages such as herbs tea with honey or even just hot water…Read More

Lozenges in action: Anti-irritant and Anti-microbial potential

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article image The word lozenge is derived from a word to refer as a diamond i.e a form of Rhombus. It is basically a French word LOSANGE’. About 1000 B.C, the Egyptian used to make from honey flavored with citrus herbs, and spices, which was more curable for the treatment of sore throat. As right from the time of immemorial, there have been a number of remedies and practices are being done to ease strep throat pain. Drinking warm water, beverages such as herbs tea with honey or even just hot water with…Read More

PTA seeks public coop in blocking anti-Islam sites

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has sought the public cooperation in pointing out the any anti-Islamic video on internet through any ISP or mobile operator in Pakistan.According to a press release issued by the PTA, the Chief Justice of Pakistan has ordered the telecom authority to block access of all anti-Islamic blasphemous videos on YouTube, including the recently launched anti-Islamic film that has sparked protests across the Muslim world.The PTA was summoned…Read More

Silk Cocoon-new vaccine and anti-biotic stabilisation tech

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article image INTERNATIONAL HEALTH experts estimate that nearly half of all global vaccines are lost due to breakdowns in the cold chain’. Even in industrialised nations, loss of drug efficacy at body temperature is a serious problem for advanced pharmaceutical delivery systems such as implantable drug-coated devices. The World Health Organisation estimates that unregulated temperatures at gaps in the chain account for the loss of half of all vaccines produced in the world, costing vaccine programmes…Read More

Use of anti-viral drug (Amantadine) in commercial poultry

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article image ANTIBIOTICS ARE generally not effective against viruses simply because they do not have their own metabolic mechanism and that viruses are usually intra cellular organism because they have to utilize the machinery of host cell for their proliferation. Very few chemicals are effective against viruses as virucidal. The most important to mention here two groups:1.            Amantadine and Remantadine.2.            Oseltamivir and Zenamiver.The first group prevent the assembly…Read More

Warid, SKMT run anti-tobacco drive

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Warid has recently conducted a massive anti-tobacco awareness campaign in collaboration with Shaukat Khanum Hospital on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day, which highlighted the adverse effects of using tobacco.Warid collected funds for poor cancer patients and organized a session for its employees on the dangers of smoking. In addition to sending awareness text messages to Warid subscribers, the company also ran an awareness campaign on its Facebook page, says a press…Read More

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