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Each year, more than 700 million people fall ill to mosquito-borne diseases such as malaria and dengue fever. One British company has developed a vaccine designed to protect against all of these ... [more]

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Is a special diet a cure for type 1 and type 2 diabetes? This supposition is being expressed by cell biologists based on an animal study. They evaluate their results to be relevant to human ... [more]

Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Emotional intelligence
In 1993, psychologists Peter Salovey and John D. Mayer proposed "a framework called emotional intelligence as a way of identifying and organizing the specific skills needed to understand and experience emotions most adaptively." [1]

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Raphael Klinkhammer has published the Flexikon article Prevalence
Prevalence is defined as the presence of a disease or a symptom in a population at a certain point of time.

Calculation
The prevalence can be calculated from the ratio of the number of affected individuals of a population and the number of all the ... [more]
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Raphael Klinkhammer has edited the Flexikon article 3,5-Diiodothyronine
3,5-Diiodothyronine is an active thyroid hormone of the class of iodothyronines. It carries two iodine atoms in the positions 3 and 5 of the inner phenolic ring.

Biological Effects
3,5-T2 is the most potent iodothyronine[1]. By stimulating the ... [more]
Anne Düchting has edited the Flexikon article Dyslexia
Dyslexia is a type of developmental disorder that causes children of normal intelligence to have trouble with reading and writing. Boys are more often affected than girls.

Causes
What exactly leads to dyslexia is still unclear. It is suspected that ... [more]
Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Factitious disorder
A factitious disorder is a psychiatric condition in which patients fake or produce symptoms of illness.

Epidemiology
Factitious disorder has an incidence of about 0.5% with women being more frequently affected than men. Most often the disorder ... [more]
Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Dyslexia
Dyslexia is a type of developmental disorder that causes children of normal intelligence to have trouble with reading and writing. Boys are more often affected than girls.

Causes
What exactly leads to dyslexia is still unclear. It is suspected that ... [more]
Dr. Johannes W. Dietrich has edited the Flexikon article 3,5-Diiodothyronine
Abbreviated: 3,5-T2
3,5-Diiodothyronine is an active thyroid hormone of the class of iodothyronines. It carries two iodine atoms in the 3 and 5 positions of the inner phenolic ring.

Biological Effects
3,5-T2 is the most potent iodothyronine[1]. By ... [more]
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Dr. Johannes W. Dietrich has edited the Flexikon article 3,5-Diiodothyronine
Abbreviated: 3,5-T2
3,5-Diiodothyronine is an active thyroid hormone of the class of iodothyronines. It carries two iodine atoms in the 3 and 5 positions of the inner phenolic ring.

Biological Effects
3,5-T2 is an active thyroid hormone metabolite ... [more]