Development of a PCR high-resolution melt assay for artemisia absinthium (wormwood) and a triplex assay with two additional "unregulated legal high" species datura stramonium (jimson weed) and merremia tuberosa (Hawaiian woodrose) - Kiesel BD, Elkins KM.
Artemisia absinthium (wormwood), a common ingredient in absinthe, contains the compound thujone, which is unregulated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency. Thujone can cause an "unregulated legal high" in higher concentrations. The European Union limits thu...
Publication date: July 2020Source: Biomedicine &Pharmacotherapy, Volume 127Author(s): Jianyi Zhuo, Baoyi Chen, Chaoyue Sun, Tao Jiang, Zhiwei Chen, Yanlu Liu, Juan Nie, Hongmei Yang, Jingna Zheng, Xiaoping Lai, Ziren Su, Chuwen Li, Yucui Li
Publication date: March 2020Source: Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines, Volume 18, Issue 3Author(s): Hong-Wei YI, Xiao-Xiao ZHU, Xiao-Li HUANG, Yu-Zhu LAI, Yue TANG
The coronavirus pandemic is testing the resilience of millions who struggle with drug and alcohol addiction
If you need alcohol treatment while practicing physical distancing, there are several professionally led treatment and mutual-support group options available to you:Professionally led treatmentMany healthcare professionals and programs have offered telehealth alcohol treatment for years. These are phone or video sessions for talk therapy or medical care. Now, with the COVID-19 emergency, more providers are offering telehealth services. Medicare and other insurers are expanding coverage of telehealth services as well. Check with your insurance company about coverage.
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Drinking more than usual at home? Here's a quick guide on setting boundaries.
The cyclone of panic buying that accompanied the arrival of COVID-19 continues to leave store shelves swept clear of all manner of basics. Disinfectant wipes? Gone. Toilet paper? Scarce. Hand sanitizer? Please. But in the case of most of these, there are substitutes you can buy or even do-it-yourself alternatives you can make. Here are some handy workarounds in a time of shortage. DIY hand sanitizer This was the index species in the current wave of shelf extinctions, with usually plentiful supplies of Purell gel and similar products vanishing fast. Even without sanitizers, epidemiologists stress there are three exceedingly...
Publication date: Available online 1 April 2020Source: Catalysis CommunicationsAuthor(s): Chaoyang Fan, Ruiyi Wang, Peng Kong, Xiaoyu Wang, Jie Wang, Xiaochao Zhang, Zhanfeng Zheng
New J. Chem., 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0NJ00959H, PaperKai Sheng, baoqian ji, Lei Feng, Yanmin Su, Marko Jagodic, Zvonko Jaglicic, Di Sun The reaction of one equivalent of 1,2-bis-(3,5-dimethylpyrazol-1-yl)-ethane-1,2-diol (H2bdped) with two equivalents of Ni(OAc)2 •4H2O afforded a hexanuclear nickel(II) cluster [Ni6(bdped)2(OAc)8(H2O)4]•6EtOH (SD/Ni6a). The single-crystal X-ray diffraction (SCXRD) structural analysis reveals the one-dimensional... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry