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Measuring Effects on Intima Media Thickness: An Evaluation of Rosuvastatin Ongoing Trial. A trial that evaluated the effect of rosuvastatin on carotid intima-media thickness in asymptomatic patients with a low risk of coronary heart disease events
Conclusion The change in maximum carotid intima-media thickness for the 12 carotid artery sites was -0.0014 mm/year for the rosuvastatin group vs. +0.0131 mm/year for the placebo group (p < 0.001). Similar results were observed for segment-specific rates, except for the change in the internal carotid artery, which was p = 0.02
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In 2016 authorities in southern India's Tamil Nadu state said a meteorite killed a bus driver and injured three others.
"The whole thing has gone very well and I'm being flown back in March next year to collect it and give another talk at a meteorite symposium there."
'Within seconds, I knew it was a real one,' Sirbescu said when she saw the meteorite. 'It's the most valuable specimen I have ever held in my life, monetarily and scientifically.'
The meteorite specimens were rushed to NASA for analysis and arrived at Johnson Space Center less than 48 hours after the fall.
Activists have called for an investigation into the fate of the meteorite that fell on the southern Tunisian city, Tataouine in 1931, and how the fragments were disposed of.
Geologist Dr Mohammed Hilal al Kindi took possession of this more than 8kg meteorite in the presence of H E Sheikh Abdulaziz al Hinai, Oman's Ambassador to the UK.
Eyewitnesses told the local media that the meteorite matter had the size of a small car, adding it fell from space at dawn on Wednesday.
This isn't the first time scientists have spotted a meteorite on Mars.
Geologist Birger Schmitz of Lund University in Sweden and colleagues uncovered the newly discovered meteorite, nicknamed Ost 65, alongside more than 100 L chondrites.
The two primary ways Pugh is able to distinguish a meteorite from a regular stone is by testing its magnetic properties and studying the object's crust.
In 1996, a group of scientists at Johnson led by David McKay, Everett Gibson and Kathie Thomas-Keprta published an article in Science announcing the discovery of biogenic evidence in the Allan Hills 84001(ALH84001) meteorite. In this new study, Gibson and his colleagues focused on structures deep within a 30-pound (13.7-kilogram) Martian meteorite known as Yamato 000593 (Y000593).