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Specific cognitive deficits found in individuals with spinal cord injury  NEWS MEDICAL · 22 minutes
A multidisciplinary team of researchers has identified specific cognitive deficits in individuals with spinal cord injury. Their findings support the theory of accelerated aging after SCI, and have... more
MPFI researchers identify synaptic logic for connections between two brain hemispheres  NEWS MEDICAL · 22 minutes
Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience have developed a new combination of technologies that allows them to identify the functional properties of individual... more
Scientists develop smart microrobots that can change shape depending on their surroundings  NEWS MEDICAL · 22 minutes
One day we may be able to ingest tiny robots that deliver drugs directly to diseased tissue, thanks to research being carried out at... more
IUPUI researcher receives $2.85 million grant to find ways to improve bone strength  NEWS MEDICAL · 22 minutes
A $2.85 million National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases-funded study at IUPUI will advance understanding of how bone cells... more
Placenta adapts and compensates when pregnant mothers have poor diets or low oxygen  NEWS MEDICAL · 22 minutes
Cambridge researchers have discovered the placenta regulates how much oxygen and nutrients it transports to babies during challenging pregnancies in a study... more
Rapid-acting fentanyl test strips found to be effective at reducing overdose risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 58 minutes
Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid so potent that a miniscule amount equivalent to several grains of salt can cause a fatal overdose. Yet it's... more
UNIST researcher named as recipient of Merck’s 2018 Life Science Awards  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
Jun Ho Lee, a doctroral student in Life Sciences at UNIST, has been named as a recipient of Merck's 2018 Life Science Awards in Tumor Biology,... more
Study shows hereditary hemochromatosis behind many cancers and joint diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
A British study has found that “stealth disease”, also known as hemochromatosis, could be the reason behind several disease conditions including cancers and joint diseases. more
Microrobots could one day deliver drugs inside the body  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers have developed highly advanced miniaturized smart robots designed to change their shape as they encounter different bodily fluids. more
Researchers identify new therapeutic target in the fight against chronic liver diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Chronic liver disease is known as the silent killer, as it shows no obvious symptoms until the disease has progressed to an advanced stage.... more
County by county, researchers link opioid deaths to drugmakers’ marketing  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Researchers sketched a vivid line Friday linking the dollars spent by drugmakers to woo doctors around the country to a vast opioid epidemic that has led to tens... more
Maintaining an active lifestyle in older age could prevent dementia  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new study has found that keeping active in older age may help to maintain memory and thinking skills and reduce the risk of dementia. more
Newly discovered regulatory mechanism helps control fat metabolism  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A newly discovered regulatory mechanism helps the body control the rate of fat metabolism, according to a new study publishing on January 17 in the open-access journal PLOS Biology by Ligong Chen... more
Researchers identify new genes linked to development of age-related macular degeneration  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Fight for Sight funded research published this week in Clinical Epigenetics, has identified new genes linked to the development of age-related macular degeneration, the leading cause... more
Computerized method helps better protect pharma patents  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Routes to making life-saving medications and other pharmaceutical compounds are among the most carefully protected trade secrets in global industry. more
SP Scientific introduces new microsite dedicated to its Line of Sight approach  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
SP Scientific has launched a microsite dedicated to its new Line of Sight (TM) approach, a breakthrough suite of freeze-drying equipment with scalable lyophilization... more
New antibiotic discovery heralds breakthrough in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new antibiotic developed by a Flinders University researcher is being heralded as a breakthrough in the war against a drug resistant superbug. more
New guidelines to make swallowing safer for people in Australian nursing homes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
The ability to eat and drink are things most Australians take for granted. That’s why Speech Pathology Australia is an active participant in an... more
Lumex Instruments’ RA-915AM monitor installed at Hg treatment plant in Almadén, Spain  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Lumex Instruments’ mercury monitor RA-915AM with the new eight sampling line multiplexer was installed at the Hg treatment plant of Minas de Almadén y... more
ACCC survey finds multiple threats to growth of cancer programs  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
At a time of unprecedented advances in the science of cancer, growing complexity in cancer treatments, and ongoing health policy fluctuation, the Association of Community Cancer Centers ninth... more
Poor blood oxygenation during sleep predicts chance of heart-related death  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Elderly men who experience extended episodes of interrupted breathing while asleep have a high risk of heart problems. Research shows for the first time that poor blood oxygenation... more
Furloughed feds’ health coverage intact, but shutdown still complicates things  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Joseph Daskalakis' son was born New Year's Eve, a little over a week into the current government shutdown, and about 10 weeks before he was expected. more
HeartFlow Analysis shows highest diagnostic performance for detecting coronary artery disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
HeartFlow, Inc. today announced the publication of the PACIFIC substudy showing that the HeartFlow FFRct Analysis demonstrates the highest diagnostic performance for detecting coronary artery disease... more
INTEGRA Biosciences offers chance to win a VIAFLO 96/384 pipette  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
INTEGRA Biosciences is offering labs the chance to win a VIAFLO 96/384 pipette. Designed to simplify plate replication, plate reformatting or reservoir-to-plate transfers, the VIAFLO 96/384 allows labs... more
Study evaluates first-ever Robotic Visualization System for neurosurgery  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Operative microscopes have become fundamental to the success of modern neurosurgical and other surgical specialty procedures that they are requisite for a modern standard of care. Operative microscopes have become active platforms... more
Bedfont appoints Dr Jafar Jafari as first member of the Gastrolyzer Medical Advisory Board  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Bedfont, who has specialized in the design and manufacture of breath analysis medical devices for over 40 years, announces today... more
New resource-based approach to improve HIV care in low- and middle-income countries  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A practical resource-based public health approach for the rapid initiation of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected individuals living in low- and middle-income countries could save... more
Study finds link between lengthy periods of undisturbed maternal sleep and stillbirths  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Sleeping more than nine hours per night during pregnancy may be associated with late stillbirth, a new Michigan Medicine-led international study suggests. more
Bioethicists call for oversight of poorly regulated, consumer-grade neurotechnology products  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
The marketing of direct-to-consumer "neurotechnologies" can be enticing: apps that diagnose a mental state, and brain devices that improve cognition or "read" one's emotional state. However, many of... more
UC Riverside biologists study evolution of dorsal fin in molly and Limia fish  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
To female molly and Limia fish, nothing is hotter than a male with a large dorsal fin. But these fins aren't just... more
Study uses local data to model food consumption patterns among Seattle residents  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Seattle residents who live in waterfront neighborhoods tend to have healthier diets compared to those who live along Interstate-5 and Aurora Avenue, according to... more
Scientists develop new gene therapy that prevents axon destruction in mice  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Nerve axons serve as the wiring of the nervous system, sending electrical signals that control movement and sense of touch. more
Obesity can be risk factor for developing renal cell carcinoma, confirms study  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new study confirms the long-suspected role of obesity as a risk factor for developing renal cell carcinoma, a type of kidney cancer, and... more
Study: Over 5.6 million Americans exposed to high nitrate levels in drinking water  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
More than 5.6 million Americans are potentially exposed to nitrate in drinking water at levels that could cause health problems, according to... more
Study identifies prominent socioeconomic and racial disparities in health behavior in Indiana  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A population health study from IUPUI and the Regenstrief Institute has identified striking socioeconomic and racial disparities in health behavior and in the receipt... more
New research provides better understanding of our early human ancestors  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
The fossil site of Malapa in the Cradle of Humankind, South Africa, discovered by Lee Berger of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, in August 2008, has been... more
Monoclonal antibody pembrolizumab prolongs survival in patients with squamous cell carcinoma  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Squamous cell carcinoma is one of the most common cancers of the skin and mucosa. Treatment options for the advanced stage have been very limited for... more
Rapid resistance gene sequencing technology can hasten identification of antibiotic-resistant bacteria  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine say they have added to evidence that rapid resistance gene sequencing technology can accurately speed the identification of specific antibiotic-resistant bacteria... more
Study: Brain cells involved in memory play key role in reducing future eating behavior  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Brain cells involved in memory play an important role after a meal in reducing future eating behavior, a finding that... more
Behavioral experiments confirm that additional neurons improve brain function  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Most neurons in the human brain are generated from neural stem cells during embryonic development. After birth, a small reservoir of stem cells remains in the brain that keeps on... more
Scientists pinpoint a set of molecules that wire the body weight center of the brain  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Leading a unique, collaborative research study with scientists across the globe, investigators at the University of Cambridge and... more
New study suggests vital exhaustion as risk factor for dementia  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new study suggests that vital exhaustion - which can be perceived as an indicator of psychological distress - is a risk factor for future risk of dementia. more
Rising air pollution linked with increased ER visits for breathing problems  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
As levels of ozone and fine particulate pollution (PM2.5) rise, more patients end up in the ER with breathing problems, according to the largest U.S. study... more
Ural Federal University scientists synthesize a group of multi-purpose fluorophores  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A group of scientists from Russia's Ural Federal University, headed by Professor Grigory Zyryanov, synthesized a group of multi-purpose fluorophores. more
UCLA researchers demonstrate new technique to develop cancer-fighting T cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A study by UCLA researchers is the first to demonstrate a technique for coaxing pluripotent stem cells -- which can give rise to every cell type in the... more
UIC researchers receive $1.7 million NCI grant to study Southeast Asian fruit  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
For generations, traditional healers in Southeast Asia have used the mangosteen fruit to treat skin infections, wounds, dysentery and urinary tract infections. more
New study determines the fate of DNA derived from genetically modified food  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
An international group of toxicologists, which includes scientists from Far Eastern Federal University, continues to study the potential risks of genetically modified products. more
The brain's cerebellum plays role in controlling reward and social behaviors, study shows  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new study in rodents has shown that the brain's cerebellum--known to play a role in motor coordination--also helps control the brain's... more
Researchers develop intelligent system for ‘tuning’ powered prosthetic knees  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Researchers from North Carolina State University, the University of North Carolina and Arizona State University have developed an intelligent system for "tuning" powered prosthetic knees, allowing patients to walk comfortably... more
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