giovedì, Gennaio 17, 2019

Researchers have found a link between the brain’s immune system...

In laboratory studies using mice, researchers have been able to switch off the impulse to drink alcohol by giving mice a drug that blocks...

Australian scientists have revealed a better way to identify which patients...

Australian scientists have revealed a better way to identify which patients should respond to powerful ovarian cancer drugs called PARP inhibitors (PARPi), resolving an...

Why is mining-related lung disease on the rise?

The passage of critical mine health and safety legislation in the late 1960s, along with advances in technology and safety practices, helped to decrease...

Zika virus may hijack the route by which acquired immunity is...

To cross the placenta, Zika virus may hijack the route by which acquired immunity is transferred from mother to fetus, new research suggests. The results...

Women who are overweight or obese have up to twice the...

Women who are overweight or obese have up to twice the risk of developing colorectal cancer before age 50 as women who have what...

Oncofetal antigens could specifically target and kill cancer cells

An antibody that targets and is taken up only by certain types of cancer cells has been developed by A*STAR researchers.

Report : Truths about a gluten free diet

Just as fat was vilified in the 1990s and carbs have been scorned more recently, gluten—a protein found in wheat, barley, and rye—has become...

Students who witness violence in school at age 13 are at...

Students who witness violence in school at age 13 are at later risk of psycho-social and academic impairment at age 15, according to a...

Recycling at the Synapse Revealed

Neurons in the brain form tangled webs of connections. Within these webs, cells communicate with each other to control motor, cognitive and other functions. A...

Chigger bites may cause allergic reaction to red meat

Chiggers, redbugs, harvest mites - whatever you call them, they are pesky little bugs whose bites cause really itchy rashes, usually around the ankles...