lunedì, novembre 19, 2018

New research could lead to improved method of treating pancreatic cancer

A heating and freezing process known as dual thermal ablation can kill pancreatic cancer cells, according to new research from Binghamton University, State University...

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,...

Woman’s reproductive history could impact how the brain responds to hormones...

Researchers have established that the foggy feeling and forgetfulness that many new mothers report during and after pregnancy—known as “mom brain”— is real. But...

New device for low-cost single-cell analysis identifies fibroblast subtypes in rheumatoid...

Single-cell analysis holds enormous potential to study how individual cells influence disease and respond to treatment, but the lack of cost-effective and user-friendly instrumentation...

OHSU research : study reveal new treatment options for leukemia

After more than five years and 672 patient samples, an OHSU research team has published the largest cancer dataset of its kind for a...

Drug Restores Cells and Memories in Alzheimer’s: Mouse Study

A new drug can restore memories and connections between brain cells in mice with a model of Alzheimer’s disease, a new Yale-led study suggests. “The...

Tick bite protection: New CDC study adds to the promise of...

The case for permethrin-treated clothing to prevent tick bites keeps getting stronger. In a series of experiments conducted by researchers at the U.S. Centers for...

Autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder share molecular traits

Most medical disorders have well-defined physical characteristics seen in tissues, organs and bodily fluids. Psychiatric disorders, in contrast, are not defined by such pathology, but...

Generic diabetes medication might solve both the discomfort and the mental...

Scientists seeking an effective treatment for one type of chronic pain believe a ubiquitous, generic diabetes medication might solve both the discomfort and the...

Researchers developed an antiretroviral medication called dolutegravir – HIV treatment and...

A persistent challenge in HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention is medication adherence – getting patients to take their medication as required to get the best...