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Researchers find a way to starve cancer

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) have demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to starve a tumor and stop its...

Study reveals how MRSA infection compromises lymphatic function

Infections of the skin or other soft tissues with the hard-to-treat MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) bacteria appear to permanently compromise the lymphatic system, which...

Researchers develop swallowable test to detect pre-cancerous Barrett’s esophagus

Investigators at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center have developed a simple, swallowable test for early detection...

Nearly imperceptible fluctuations in movement correspond to autism diagnoses

A new study led by researchers at Indiana University and Rutgers University provides the strongest evidence yet that nearly imperceptible changes in how people...

Researchers discovered that triclosan could be employed as an anti-malarial drug

n ingredient commonly found in toothpaste could be employed as an anti-malarial drug against strains of malaria parasite that have grown resistant to one...

Oxytocin Helps the Brain Modulate Social Signals

Between sights, sounds, smells and other senses, the brain is flooded with stimuli on a moment-to-moment basis. How can it sort through the flood...

Researchers have identified two areas of the midbrain that appear to play specific roles...

Locomotion, or moving from one place to another, is one of the most fundamental movements we perform. We do it when we want or...

Researchers report the prefrontal cortex coordinates activity in order to help us act in...

University of California, Berkeley neuroscientists have tracked the progress of a thought through the brain, showing clearly how the prefrontal cortex at the front...

Ultra-thin optical fibers offer new way to 3-D print microstructures

For the first time, researchers have shown that an optical fiber as thin as a human hair can be used to create microscopic structures...

Self-healing fungi concrete could provide sustainable solution to crumbling infrastructure

A new self-healing fungi concrete, co-developed by researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York, could help repair cracks in aging concrete permanently,...