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(pawl'ing),
Linus C., U.S. chemist and Nobel laureate, 1901-1994. See: Pauling theory, Pauling-Corey helix.

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Q. I would like some information on high blood pressure, Paul

A. It's diagnosed by measuring the blood pressure several times, it doesn't cause any symptoms but in the long run it's very dangerous. It can be treated quite successfully with medications, although they have to be taken indefinitely.

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NASDAQ: USNA), announced today that it is expanding its existing partnership with the Linus Pauling Institute (LPI), in an effort to better determine the function and role of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants (micronutrients) in promoting optimal health and preventing disease.
Linus Pauling formulated a public health response to eradicate this problem, but the Federal government chose instead to persecute this brilliant scientist and humanist so that the practice of raining radioactive fallout throughout the United States could continue.
I'm excited about it because I'm a firm believer in the need to continue the kind of work we've been doing, and I think there are bigger and better opportunities up there," said Linus Pauling Jr.
To purposely keep a scientist of the caliber of Linus Pauling in the dark is both unusual and very poor form, to say the least; yet this is apparently what the Mayo Clinic did.
After decades of studying omega-3 fatty acids, it's clear that they have value in primary prevention of heart disease," said Donald Jump, author of the analysis, a principal investigator in the Linus Pauling Institute, and professor in the OSU College of Public Health and Human Sciences.
The findings were made by researchers in the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University, in collaboration with scientists from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark.
Linus Pauling Institute's Cancer Chemoprotection Program director Rod Dashwood and his associates tested the effect of chlorophyllin on cultured human colon cancer cells.
PARIS -- PARIS, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- An exhibition on the life of two-time Nobel Prize winner Linus Pauling will be officially opened at UNESCO headquarters in a ceremony at 7pm today.
The idea of recreating ancient molecules from modern organisms originated with Linus Pauling and Emile Zuckerkandl in 1963, long before anyone had the techniques to do it, notes Caro-Beth Stewart of the State University of New York in Albany in a comment accompanying the work.