Re: [MOL] Taking the caffein out of the coffee.../Bridget [00274] Medicine On Line


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [MOL] Taking the caffein out of the coffee.../Bridget



I'll have to read this tomorrow.  Right now, my mind won't come up with
anything that starts with "M".  Figures.

CIM


On Tue, 5 Sep 2000 20:47:50 -0700 "Lillian" <firefly@islc.net> writes:
> There is only one jump start you need dear heart, the first letter 
> starts
> with a M!  lol, lillian
> 
> 
> We invite you to take a look at our Album.
> www.angelfire.com/sc/molangels/index.html
> 
>   ( Very informational, good tips, Molers pictures, art work and 
> much
> more....
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Carol Foulkes" <crfoulkes@Juno.com>
> To: <mol-cancer@lists.meds.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, September 05, 2000 4:02 PM
> Subject: Re: [MOL] Taking the caffein out of the coffee...
> 
> 
> > Miss Lillian,
> >
> > And eliminated my "jump start" in the morning?  I don't think so!  
> LOL.
> >
> > CIM
> >
> >
> > On Tue, 5 Sep 2000 18:15:29 -0700 "Lillian" <firefly@islc.net> 
> writes:
> > > A Tall, Genetically Modified, Decaffeinated Latte To Go, Please
> > > Steve Connor New York Times Syndicate
> > >
> > > Scientists are about to unveil the "naturally" decaffeinated 
> coffee
> > > plant in what could be the most significant development in
> > > convenience-food technology since sliced bread.
> > >
> > > The plant will be genetically modified to eliminate a gene that
> > > produces caffeine. Its beans will taste normal but will not 
> create
> > > the heart-pounding effects of caffeine.
> > >
> > > Tea as well as coffee could benefit. Professor Alan Crozier of
> > > Glasgow University, working with Japanese colleagues, has 
> identified
> > > the key enzyme involved in the natural synthesis of caffeine. He
> > > believes it would be simple to eliminate this enzyme from a
> > > genetically modified coffee or tea plant.
> > >
> > > "Consumers concerned about the possible adverse effects of 
> caffeine
> > > consumption will welcome this development towards caffeine-free
> > > drinks that retain their flavor," the researchers report in the
> > > journal Nature.
> > >
> > > The caffeine is normally removed chemically from coffee and tea 
> but
> > > leaves a residue.
> > >
> > > "The other problem is that it removes other components from the
> > > coffee that give taste and aroma, and this is why decaf coffee
> > > tastes like dish water," Crozier said.
> > >
> > > Caffeine raises blood pressure, induces palpitations,
> > > gastrointestinal disturbances, anxiety, tremors, hypertension 
> and
> > > insomnia.
> > >
> > > Distributed by New York Times Special Features
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > We invite you to take a look at our Album.
> > >
> > > www.angelfire.com/sc/molangels/index.html
> > >
> > >   ( Very informational, good tips, Molers pictures, art work and
> > > much more....
> > >
> > 
>
------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > This is an automatically-generated notice.  If you'd like to be 
> removed
> > from the mailing list, please visit the Medicine-On-Line 
> Discussion Forum
> > at <http://www.meds.com/con_faq.html>, or send an email message 
> to:
> > majordomo@lists.meds.com
> > with the subject line blank and the body of the message containing 
> the
> line:
> > unsubscribe mol-cancer your-email-address
> > where the phrase your-email-address is replaced with your actual 
> email
> > address.
> > 
>
------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >
> 
>
------------------------------------------------------------------------
> This is an automatically-generated notice.  If you'd like to be 
> removed
> from the mailing list, please visit the Medicine-On-Line Discussion 
> Forum
> at <http://www.meds.com/con_faq.html>, or send an email message to:
> majordomo@lists.meds.com
> with the subject line blank and the body of the message containing 
> the line:
> unsubscribe mol-cancer your-email-address
> where the phrase your-email-address is replaced with your actual 
> email
> address.
>
------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------
This is an automatically-generated notice.  If you'd like to be removed
from the mailing list, please visit the Medicine-On-Line Discussion Forum
at <http://www.meds.com/con_faq.html>, or send an email message to:
majordomo@lists.meds.com
with the subject line blank and the body of the message containing the line:
unsubscribe mol-cancer your-email-address
where the phrase your-email-address is replaced with your actual email
address.
------------------------------------------------------------------------