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The protozoan Trichomonas vaginalis possesses the coding capacity to produce an active β-fructofuranosidase, and cloning experiments indicate that this gene is transcribed, indicating that its inability to grow on sucrose is not due to it being unable to degrade this form of carbohydrate.
A systematic review on energy drinks, from the International Society of Sports Nutrition.
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Increased television viewing between 29 and 53 months is associated with increased waist circumference and reduced explosive leg strength at 8 - 10 years old, independent of physical activity levels, according to this study of 1314 children.
This article presents a model of health promotion in school settings with a focus on stakeholder engagement in all phases of intervention design, implementation, and evaluation. This engagement leads to increased uptake and success compared to traditional prescriptive initiatives.
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