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to stop the breathing of

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Because activin A is a growth factor produced in the central nervous system (CNS) (5, 6), mainly after brain injury to modulate neuronal survival against toxicity (7-14), in the present study we investigated whether its concentrations in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) collected from asphyxiated full-term newborns were higher in those developing HIE and whether this measurement could be useful for the early detection of postasphyxia HIE.
But wouldn't most of us prefer to take our chances in a lifeboat or lifejacket on the briny, like Kate Winslett with Leonardo DiCaprio in Titanic, than being blown up or asphyxiated in the bowels of the Earth?
The prisoner had asphyxiated himself with a wool blanket.
The effect asphyxiated almost all the fish and corals in the reefs fringing a 400-kilometer-long stretch of the Mentawai Islands.
Fields was acquitted on the grounds that the canary had actually been killed when the Humane Society officers tried to have it photographed as evidence and the smoke from the flashbulbs asphyxiated it.
Migrants have been asphyxiated by pesticides after stowing away on produce cars; some are hit by cars trying to cross border highways.
The death of a tenant asphyxiated by fumes from a defective gas heater was held to be covered by insurance after a knockdown, drag-out court battle with the insurance company.
They're tucked away in sections of the paper that no one reads - a sentence or two reporting that so-and-so, who has been on death row since 1984 for shooting a convenience-store clerk during a botched holdup, exhausted his appeals and was electrocuted last night, or hanged, or given a lethal injection, or asphyxiated in a gas chamber.
In an event unrelated to the pit wall slippage, on November 22, 2003, regrettably two workers were asphyxiated in an underground tunnel conveying ore from the Grasberg mine to mill facilities.
Mourners said their goodbyes to Harry Donnison, three, and sister Elise, two, found asphyxiated at Heath field , East Sus sex, on January 27.
Initial post-mortem examination results revealed the pair were asphyxiated.
Several fire-fighters were injured or asphyxiated battling the blaze, the reports said, adding that only fire-fighters and volunteers with special breathing apparatuses were being allowed to enter the fire zone.
WHEN 25-year-old Shaun Mason is found asphyxiated in a hotel room, Stark and his team investigate.
All the women were asphyxiated or strangled, the lawyer said in his opening statement.
Instead, experts say Woolmer may have been asphyxiated using a specialised hold called the "carotid sleeper".