News Corporation today criticized the decision by Nielsen Media Research - and its Dutch parent company VNU - to deploy its people meter system into the New York market despite growing evidence that the measurement's methodology is flawed
and may undercount viewership by as much as 25 percent, particularly among young and minority viewers.
Their findings indicate that a positive test result may falsely imply a mild, tamoxifen-responsive form of cancer when in fact the receptors may be flawed
, making tamoxifen treatment useless.
The new findings indicate some women are genetically predisposed to ovarian cancer because they produce a flawed
version of galactose-1-phosphate uridyl-transferase, the enzyme that metabolizes galactose.
The suits are filed on behalf of four women who say they underwent unnecessary medical treatments based on flawed
results from the Abbott tests.
Even for people who inherit both copies of the flawed
gene, the consequences of iron loading often don't become apparent until later in life, Cox says.
Arthur Laffer, warned that the "uniform price" auction structure ComEd and the Illinois Commerce Commission were contemplating was fundamentally flawed
and would result in above market rates for commercial and residential customers.
testimony'' in four cases, including the World Trade Center bombing.
The triad of reports suggests that a mutant BRCA1 produces a flawed
protein or no protein at all.
WASHINGTON -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), specializing in constitutional law, today called a federal district court decision in California declaring the Pledge of Allegiance unconstitutional a flawed
decision that underscores the importance of who serves on the Supreme Court of the United States.
version of this gene, dubbed BRCA1, is thought to put women at extraordinarily high risk of developing breast cancer (SN: 9/24/94, p.
The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) said today that even the best efforts of the Securities and Exchange Commission cannot make a fatally flawed
accounting rule on expensing stock options workable.
The discovery of the flawed
gene makes the Factor V defect the most common genetically determined clotting disorder, the authors write in the May 5 NATURE.