Lettuce prices fall as production increases in flood-affected growing regions

After paying $10 for lettuce for months, customers can expect some relief as Queensland growers are back on track, three months after being devastated by flooding. Most important points: Prices for leafy vegetables are expected to fall as production returns to normal Lettuce prices skyrocketed after two major floods in the Lockyer Valley Growers say … Read more

Nanoparticle-based lateral flow immunoassay for the detection of neutralizing anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies

The rapid global outbreak of a novel coronavirus, namely severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), triggered the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, which has claimed more than 6.4 million lives worldwide. Scientists have worked relentlessly and developed vaccines, several of which have received emergency use approval from global regulatory agencies, such as the U.S. … Read more

Study quantifies the prognostic accuracy of two protein biomarkers

Blood tests performed within 24 hours of a traumatic brain injury (TBI) indicate which patients are likely to die and which patients are likely to survive with severe disabilities, according to a study led by UC San Francisco, the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Michigan. Their results – available within minutes – could … Read more

What is causing Australia’s egg shortage: Pandemic pressure and short winter days

Australia is facing a national egg shortage. Prices are rising and supermarket stocks are patchy. Some cafes reportedly serve breakfast with one egg instead of two. Supermarket giant Coles has returned to the COVID-19 conditions with a two-box limit. During the lockdowns of 2020 and 2021, we got used to supermarket shortages. These were the … Read more

Monkeypox outbreak declared a public health emergency – Health and Safety

09 August 2022 Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart To print this article, all you need to do is register or login to Mondaq.com. On August 4, 2022, the Biden administration declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency. This comes at a time when the number of cases in the United States … Read more

NIH researchers develop three-dimensional structure of twinkle protein

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have developed a three-dimensional structure that allows them to see how and where disease mutations on the twinkle protein can lead to mitochondrial disease. The protein is involved in helping cells use energy that our bodies convert from food. Prior to the development of this 3D structure, researchers … Read more

Changing Food Landscape in Western Sydney’s Melting Pot Celebrated in New Series

When actor and writer Arka Das grew up in western Sydney as a child, there was no Bangladeshi restaurant in sight. Instead, the kitchen was something shared and celebrated at home. “My mom didn’t have all the ingredients to make the things she wanted to make because they just didn’t exist. But now you can … Read more

The best breakfast foods for every age group

Like most kids, I was obsessed with sugary breakfast cereals, especially Cinnamon Toast Crunch. My mom rarely gave it to me, but the square cinnamon sticks were my favorite morning meal, even if the choice wasn’t ideal for a growing 7-year-old. Each stage of life requires a focus on different nutrients, from calcium and iron … Read more

New restrictions: Egg shortages in Coles and Woolworths supermarkets continue across the country

Egg lovers across the country may have to get used to seeing near-empty shelves as Coles and Woolworths supermarkets continue to face shortages due to reduced supply from farmers. Over the course of the pandemic, Aussie customers have become accustomed to a reduced supply of essential foods, with eggs being added last to the list. … Read more

Gelato Messina Raises Their Prices To $6.20 A Scoop Amid Rising Inflation

Gelato Messina Announces Price Increases to $6.20 a SCOOP Amid Rising Inflation: ‘What Are They Gonna Take From Us Now?’ Gelato Messina’s prices have been raised to fight inflation costs The company told fans in a post on Instagram – detailing the new prices A single scoop now costs $6.20, while two scoops cost $8 … Read more