giovedì, Gennaio 17, 2019

Found a shortcut to developing a new drug which can potentially...

Developing a new drug often takes years and costs hundreds of millions of dollars. A shortcut has now been reported in a study led...

People who gain weight after they quit smoking may face a...

People who gain weight after they quit smoking may face a temporary increase in the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, with the risk...

University of Manchester scientists say mildly stressing an embryo might result...

A study of the way mouse embryos attach to the womb may one day lead to an improvement in the conception rates of women...

Stroke risk factors unique to women identified

Stroke disproportionately affects more women than men. It is the third leading cause of death in women in the United States, is a leading cause...

The limits of human existence might not be as limited as...

A person's risk of death slows and even plateaus above age 105, a new study reports, challenging previous research saying there's a cutoff point...

Researchers from ASRC uncovered the role of a protein known as...

The nervous system is a complex organ that relies on a variety of biological players to ensure daily function of the human body. Myelin—a membrane...

Allen Institute Shares First Open Database of Live Human Brain Cells

The Allen Institute for Brain Science has added the first data from human nerve cells to the Allen Cell Types Database: a publicly available...

Researchers have found an effective target in the brain for electrical...

Researchers have found an effective target in the brain for electrical stimulation to improve mood in people suffering from depression. As reported in the journal...

Women are still disadvantaged in society, particularly professionally – this difference...

Women are still disadvantaged in society, particularly professionally. They are frequently paid less than men and find it more difficult to have a successful career. One...

Pediatric brain tumors are characterized by frequent complications due to intractable...

Pediatric brain tumors are characterized by frequent complications due to intractable epilepsy compared to adult brain tumors. However, the genetic cause of refractory epilepsy in...