Light-intensity physical activity associated with healthy brain aging  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Incremental physical activity, even at light intensity, is associated with larger brain volume and healthy brain aging. more
Why eating ‘right’ could cause you to stray from your diet  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Recent research has shown that just a small amount of red and processed meat can cause cancer, but changing your diet is hard. So what’s the... more
Morning exercise may burn more calories  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Exercising in the morning rather than in the evening may be more beneficial to health, as research shows that morning exercise burns more carbohydrates. more
Key research takeaways from ECCMID 2019  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
This article aims to provide a brief overview of the key themes of the 29th ECCMID conference and update readers on current research projects. more
New scoring system based on genetic markers predicts obesity risk at birth  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers have come up with a scoring system based on genetic markers that predicts an individual's inborn risk for obesity. more
Researchers explore whether time of day can affect the body's response to physical exertion  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Two papers appearing April 18 in the journal Cell Metabolism confirm that the circadian clock is an important factor in... more
Research sheds light on how hepatitis B virus establishes chronic infection  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
New research sheds light on how a hepatitis B viral protein stimulates the expansion of immune cells that impair antiviral responses, according to a study published... more
Liver illness strikes Latino children like a ‘silent tsunami’  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Saira Diaz uses her fingers to count the establishments selling fast food and sweets near the South Los Angeles home she shares with her parents and 13-year-old son. “There’s one,... more
Microfluidic-based drug screening chip identifies antibiotic interactions in eight hours  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A KAIST research team developed a microfluidic-based drug screening chip that identifies synergistic interactions between two antibiotics in eight hours. more
Phasefocus to launch new cell imaging system with smart incubation technology  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Phasefocus has secured additional investment as it prepares to launch the newest version of its flagship live cell imaging and analysis system, Livecyte™. more
DWK Life Sciences offers Workflow Solutions to improve productivity  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
DWK Life Sciences, the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of precision labware, announces Workflow Solutions, a portfolio of glass and plastic labware designed to improve productivity through every phase of... more
Bedfont wins 2nd accolade at the South East FSB Awards 2019  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
On Friday 12th April, Bedfont Scientific Ltd was recognized as International Business of the Year for its 2nd year in a row at the South East... more
Molecular target UNC45A is essential for cancer cell proliferation and tumor growth  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Identifying a protein that plays a key role in cancer cell growth is a first step toward the development of a targeted cancer therapy.... more
Disruptive behaviors in autistic children linked to reduced brain connectivity  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
More than a quarter of children with autism spectrum disorder are also diagnosed with disruptive behavior disorders. more
Specific strains of Staphylococcus aureus linked to wounds that do not heal  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Whether a wound--such as a diabetic foot ulcer--heals or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, may depend on the microbiome... more
Improving the quality of digital pathology imaging  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
There's a low-tech problem troubling the high-tech world of digital pathology imaging. more
Revolutionary discovery paves new way for treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Cutting-edge discovery in the lab of Catherine Hunter, MD, from Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago offers a new... more
Groundbreaking experiment in pigs challenges the notion about brain damage  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
The brain is more resilient than previously thought. In a groundbreaking experiment published in this week's issue of Nature, neuroscientists created an artificial circulation system that successfully restored... more
More care is needed for patients after kidney transplantations, reports research  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Patients with chronic kidney disease, and dialysis patients especially, have a significantly higher cardiovascular morbidity and mortality than healthy people. Kidney transplantation is the best renal... more
Key proteins can block Listeria without triggering the death of host cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
New North Carolina State University research shows that key proteins known for their ability to prevent viral infections by inducing cell death can also... more
Scientists deploy CRISPR gene-editing tool to engineer multiple edits  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Scientists at Christiana Care Health System's Gene Editing Institute and NovellusDx, an Israeli biotechnology company, have deployed a breakthrough CRISPR gene-editing tool to successfully engineer multiple edits simultaneously to fragments... more
As syphilis invades rural America, a fraying health safety net is failing to stop it  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
When Karolyn Schrage first heard about the "dominoes gang" in the health clinic she runs in Joplin, Mo.,... more
Exercises and swimming goggles may reduce adverse effects on eye during long spaceflights  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Astronauts on long missions at the International Space Station can experience changes to their eyes and vision that can last for years. more
Scientists get closer to injecting artificial lymph nodes into people to fight disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
In a proof-of-principle study in mice, scientists at Johns Hopkins Medicine report the creation of a specialized gel that acts like a... more
Study: Measles outbreaks may become more frequent if vaccination rates continue to decline  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
In 2000, measles was declared to be eliminated in the United States, when no sustained transmission of the virus was seen in... more
Scientific breakthrough provides new hope for people living with multiple sclerosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A scientific breakthrough provides new hope for millions of people living with multiple sclerosis. Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University have developed a compound that... more
Emergency medicine doctors find better way to treat severe epileptic seizures in children  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Emergency medicine doctors now have a better way to treat severe epileptic seizures in children, thanks to a New Zealand-Australian study. more
Newly developed model predicts salmonella outbreaks several months in advance  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Australia has more salmonella outbreaks than any other country in the world, with the number of cases doubling over the last decade. more
Scientists identify rare, paradoxical response to antiretroviral therapy  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Antiretroviral therapy is usually very effective at suppressing HIV in the body, allowing a person's immune system to recover by preventing the virus from destroying CD4+ T cells. more
Researchers discover good news for fish populations living on bleached coral reefs  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers have discovered some good news for fish populations living on coral reefs hit by climate change. more
Drug that treats high blood pressure shows promise against neurodegenerative diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A prescribed drug to treat high blood pressure has shown promise against conditions such as Parkinson's, Huntington's and forms of dementia in studies carried out in... more
Researchers create a working model of cerebral tract to study brain function  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
It takes a lot of connections to create human intelligence. Brain function depends on contacts between multiple regions within the brain. more
Triple negative breast cancer develop resistance to chemotherapy by turning on molecular pathway  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that triple negative breast cancer cells can develop resistance to... more
KZFPs play a key role in the regulation of human genome  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
The human genome is fascinating. Once predicted to contain about a hundred thousand protein-coding genes, it now seems that the number is closer to twenty thousand,... more
Novel system enables researchers to study bacteria within mini-tissues in a dish  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Engineering bacteria to intelligently sense and respond to disease states, from infections to cancer, has become a promising focus of synthetic biology. more
Researchers identify key clues to brain and pancreas development  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers have discovered a key clue into the development of the pancreas and brain by studying rare patients born without a pancreas. more
New discovery transforms conventional microfluidics into open-space microfluidics  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Microfluidics refers to the manipulation of fluids in microscale devices. Commonly called "labs on a chip," microfluidic systems are used to study and analyze very small-scale chemical or biological samples, replacing the... more
Researchers map auditory sensory system of the mouse brain  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
University of Oregon neuroscientists report that two areas of the mouse brain combine representations of what is heard and anticipated, guiding behavior that leads mice to the best reward. more
Scientists use 3D imaging to help model complex processes performed by placenta  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
New three-dimensional imaging of the human placenta has been developed to help understand the reasons for fetal growth restriction - a condition which affects... more
Study examines factors associated with low use of hearing aids among older Hispanic/Latino adults  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
This study examined how common hearing aids were and the factors associated with their use among a group of nearly... more
Exercising in the morning, rather than at night, may yield better results, shows study  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A new study led by researchers from the University of California, Irvine finds exercising in the morning, rather than at... more
Extracts of ginkgo seeds show antibacterial activity on pathogens that cause skin infections  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Extracts from the seeds of the Ginkgo biloba tree show antibacterial activity on pathogens that can cause skin infections such as acne,... more
Two new epigenetic regulators maintain self-renewal of embryonic stem cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Embryonic stem cells have the ability to self-renew, and, being pluripotent have the potential to create almost any cell type in the body. more
New study finds that previously described differences among endoscopists are not true  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Previous research has suggested that specific factors about the doctor performing colonoscopy - for example, a gastroenterologist versus a surgeon, female versus male -... more
New insights into how vitamin D affects immune system  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Scientists have uncovered fresh insights into how vitamin D affects the immune system and might influence susceptibility to diseases such as multiple sclerosis. more
Study compares effectiveness and cost of gene therapy and HSCT in major beta-thalassemia  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Gene therapy offers the promise of a cure for beta-thalassemia and a new study has shown that it is associated with fewer... more
Immune responses that prevent fungal infections may eliminate Trichinella spiralis  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Scientists from Lancaster University in the UK have discovered that immune responses originally found to prevent fungal infections are also important in eliminating Trichinella spiralis, a round worm... more
Scientists use NIR light and injected DNA nanodevice to guide stem cells to injury  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
What if doctors had a remote control that they could use to steer a patient's own cells to a wound... more
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