lunedì, novembre 19, 2018

FDA approved drugs can help fight back triple-negative breast cancer

Screening Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved compounds for their ability to stop cancer growth in the lab led to the finding that the drug...

Babies whose parents sucked on their pacifier to clean it had...

Many parents probably think nothing of sucking on their baby's pacifier to clean it after it falls to the ground. Turns out, doing so...

Standard chemotherapy used to treat a specific type of throat cancer...

A new study funded by Cancer Research UK and led by the University of Birmingham has found that the standard chemotherapy used to treat...

Researchers have made a discovery about how disease pathogenesis in the...

University of Minnesota Medical School researchers have made a discovery which could lead to a new way of thinking about how disease pathogenesis in...

Leigh Syndrome : identified the Ashkenazi Jewish founder mutation

Over 30 years ago, Marsha and Allen Barnett lost their sons to a puzzling childhood disease that relentlessly attacked their nervous systems and sapped...

A new Tel Aviv University study finds that the drug candidate...

Activity-dependent neuroprotective protein syndrome (ADNP syndrome) is a rare genetic condition that causes developmental delays, intellectual disability and autism spectrum disorder symptoms in thousands...

The treatment of intestinal infections caused by some strains of the...

The treatment of intestinal infections caused by some strains of the bacterium Escherichia coli, present in unsanitized or contaminated foods, may have a new...

Why do we like the bitter taste of coffee?

Why do we like the bitter taste of coffee ? Bitterness evolved as a natural warning system to protect the body from harmful substances. By evolutionary logic,...

Growing up with dogs is linked to a lower risk of...

Growing up with dogs is linked to a lower risk of asthma, especially if the dogs are female, a new study from Karolinska Institutet...

African Americans and Hispanic Americans who have undergone Roux-en-Y gastric bypass...

African Americans and Hispanic Americans who have undergone Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) are at greater risk to regain weight as compared to Caucasians. To date,...