Google's New Moonshot Project: the Human Body
It costs about $1,000 to sequence a human genome now, down from around $100 million in ... which the company hopes will eventually end up as commercial endeavors. The study also takes Google deeper into the health-care sector, where the company has only ...
Mercury: How To Get This Lethal Poison Out Of Your Body
All of these are reasons you need to get comprehensive testing done to assess you total mercury load. I will review the test you need in a moment, but first I want to talk about how mercury gets in your body and what it does ... on how to safely eliminate ...
What Do Fats Do in the Body?
Triglycerides, cholesterol and other essential fatty acids—the scientific term for fats the body can’t make on its own—store energy, insulate us and protect our vital organs. They act as messengers, helping proteins do their jobs. They also start ...
What do Fats in Our Body Do?
In human plasma alone ... cholesterol and other essential fatty acids--the scientific term for fats the body can''t make on its own--store energy, insulate us and protect our vital organs. They act as messengers, helping proteins do their jobs.
What Role Do Lipids Play in the Human Body?
Lipids are fats ... Phospholipids are chains of fatty acids. Your body uses phospholipids to make cell membranes. Every part of your body is made of cells. The cell membranes serve two functions. They hold the cells together and they control what passes ...