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Can Pizza Prevent Norovirus? | Discovery News

Can Pizza Prevent Norovirus? | Discovery News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A substance in oregano oil, often used in pizza, appears to be effective against norovirus...

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A Surprising Benefit Of Oregano? | Huffington Post

A Surprising Benefit Of Oregano? | Huffington Post | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A substance found in oregano oil could be helpful in killing norovirus, according to a new study in mice.

Researchers from the University of Arizona found that carvacrol, which is responsible for the aromatic smell and taste of oregano oil, is abl...
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Could pizza herb prevent winter vomiting disease? | Digital Journal

Could pizza herb prevent winter vomiting disease? | Digital Journal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Need an excuse to order pizza? Scientists have found that carvacrol — the substance in oregano oil that gives the pizza herb its distinctive warm, aromatic smell and flavour — is effective against the winter vomiting bug.
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Adding this herb to pizza sauce may help fight virus | TODAY.com

Adding this herb to pizza sauce may help fight virus | TODAY.com | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
If you feel guilty after eating a slice of pizza, a new study may help you feel better.  An ingredient in oregano has been found to boost...
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5 studies you may have missed | CNN

5 studies you may have missed | CNN | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body. Remember, correlation is not causation – so if a study finds a connection between two things, it doesn't mean that one causes the other.
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Crop of the Week: Rainbow cauliflower | Yuma Sun

Crop of the Week: Rainbow cauliflower | Yuma Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
• Cauliflower is a vegetable that consists of undeveloped white florets attached to a single stem that form a compact, cabbage-like head, called a curd. Cauliflower is closely related to broccoli but has a denser, more compact head, and it is most often white. It has a creamy, sweet, slightly nutty flavor and even though the florets are the most common part of the cauliflower that is eaten, the stem and leaves are also edible.
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UA Global Retailing Conference Announces 2014 Presenters | UANews

UA Global Retailing Conference Announces 2014 Presenters | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The University of Arizona's Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing has announced its 2014 Global Retailing Conference lineup of presenters, which includes UA alumnus Lundgren, CEO of Macy's, and Bobbi Brown, founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics.

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Women Beware! Your Purses Could be Making You Sick | Dr. Soram's Integrative Medicine (Blog)

Chuck Gerba, a microbiologist with the University of Arizona, used a hand-held germ meter to test how much bacteria was being carried around on women's purses. Purses, after all, are indispensable for most women, and go with them from the car to the office to the bathroom to the grocery store and everywhere in between.

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Pizza Herb Could Help Curb Foodborne Illness | UANews

Pizza Herb Could Help Curb Foodborne Illness | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A study led by University of Arizona researcher Kelly Bright has found that carvacrol – the substance in oregano oil that gives the pizza herb its distinctive warm and aromatic smell and flavor – is effective against norovirus, causing the breakdown of the virus’ tough outer coat.

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New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | Arizona Newszap

Convenience stores will have to start stocking a variety of “staple foods” alongside the snacks and fountain drinks if they want to keep accepting food stamps, under a little-noticed section of the farm bill.

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Conference Connects UA Students With Industry Executives | UANews

Conference Connects UA Students With Industry Executives | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences's insight:

It may be a once-in-a-lifetime chance: the opportunity to meet with representatives from some of the world's leading companies – Nike Jordan, Macy's Inc. and Target.

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New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix)

New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | KTAR (Radio-Phoenix) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Convenience stores will have to start stocking a variety of 'staple foods' alongside the snacks and fountain drinks if they want to keep accepting food stamps, under a little-noticed section of the farm bill. - Phoenix News at KTAR.com
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New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | Arizona Daily Star

Convenience stores will have to start stocking a variety of “staple foods” alongside the snacks and fountain drinks if they want to keep accepting food stamps, under a

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Compound found in oregano 'may help ward off the winter vomiting bug' | Daily Mail (UK)

Compound found in oregano 'may help ward off the winter vomiting bug' | Daily Mail (UK) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Researchers at the University of Arizona found carvacrol strips the norovirus of its tough outer protein coat making it easier to destroy.

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Researchers: Pizza Herb Could Prevent 'Winter Vomiting Disease' | US News and World Report

Researchers: Pizza Herb Could Prevent 'Winter Vomiting Disease' | US News and World Report | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Carvacrol, which is found in oregano oil, could help stave off norovirus, the leading cause of vomiting and diarrhea.
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Oregano's Essential Oil Might Stop Norovirus | Motherboard

Oregano's Essential Oil Might Stop Norovirus | Motherboard | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The favorite pizza herb could be used to break down the virus's outer coat.
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Oregano Oil Kills Norovirus—but Not Enough | Scientific American

Oregano oil cut numbers of the mouse version of norovirus 10-fold. Its active ingredient was better: a 10,000-fold reduction. But bleach achieves a million-fold reduction. Christopher Intagliata reports
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Oregano Shown To Destroy Norovirus, Most Common Cause Of Food Poisoning | Medical Daily

Oregano Shown To Destroy Norovirus, Most Common Cause Of Food Poisoning | Medical Daily | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Carvacrol, the primary substance in oregano, appears to be a potent antimicrobial against the norovirus, a new study finds.
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UA and Arizona Celebrate STEM Fields with Annual SciTech Festival | UANews

UA and Arizona Celebrate STEM Fields with Annual SciTech Festival | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

During February and March, more than 400 expos, workshops, discussions, exhibitions and tours at locations across the state of Arizona will bring science and technology to the public.

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Compound found in oregano 'may help ward off the winter vomiting bug' | Daily Mail (UK)

Compound found in oregano 'may help ward off the winter vomiting bug' | Daily Mail (UK) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Researchers at the University of Arizona found carvacrol strips the norovirus of its tough outer protein coat making it easier to destroy.
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A Surprising Benefit Of Oregano? | Huffington Post

A Surprising Benefit Of Oregano? | Huffington Post | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A substance found in oregano oil could be helpful in killing norovirus, according to a new study in mice.Researchers from the University of Arizona found that carvacrol, which is responsible for the aromatic smell and taste of oregano oil, is...

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Practical experience: Interns lend Yuma companies a helping hand | Yuma Sun

Practical experience: Interns lend Yuma companies a helping hand | Yuma Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
There’s a lot more than book learning to the education students in the Arizona Western College/University of Arizona agriculture degree program are getting.
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The Realities of GMO and Petro-chemical Agriculture: Allergies, Toxins, New Diseases. | Globral Research

The Realities of GMO and Petro-chemical Agriculture:  Allergies, Toxins, New Diseases. | Globral Research | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

British Environment Secretary Owen Paterson is a staunch supporter of the GMO sector. Despite mounting evidence pointing to the deleterious health, social, ecological and environmental impacts of GMO...

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New food stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | ABC 15 (TV-Phoenix AZ)

New food stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | ABC 15 (TV-Phoenix AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Convenience stores might have to start stocking staple foods if they want to keep accepting food stamps, according to a section of the newly passed farm bill. 

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New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | Cronkite News (Tempe AZ)

New food-stamp rules could affect Arizona convenience stores | Cronkite News (Tempe AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Convenience stores will have to start stocking a variety of “staple foods” alongside the snacks and fountain drinks if they want to keep accepting food stamps, under a little-noticed section of the farm bill. The provision, tucked into the nearly 1,000-page bill signed into law Friday by President Barack Obama, would require that [...]

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