domenica, giugno 24, 2018

There is no significant link between cannabis use and suicidal behavior...

McMaster University researchers have found there is no significant association between cannabis use and suicidal behavior in people with psychiatric disorders. The study findings contrast...

Regenerative bandage accelerates healing in diabetic wounds

A simple scrape or sore might not cause alarm for most people. But for diabetic patients, an untreated scratch can turn into an open...

Virus could help treat advanced cancers

Early results from a small-scale clinical trial have revealed the potential of a virus to treat some advanced cancers. The findings, presented by scientists from...

Scientists found a previously unknown link between mitochondria and kidney disease

Scientists found a previously unknown link between mitochondria and kidney disease, identifying a receptor that causes kidney dysfunction when suppressed, according to a study...

An international team has designed the first potentially therapeutic photoactive drug,...

An international team has designed the first potentially therapeutic photoactive drug, MRS7145, to fight Parkinson's disease, according to the new article in Journal of...

A gene previously linked with obesity has been found to affect...

A gene previously linked with obesity has been found to affect how the body processes insulin, with potential implications for some forms of diabetes. Scientists...

An immunization for stress created from beneficial bacteria could be on...

Immunization with beneficial bacteria can have long-lasting anti-inflammatory effects on the brain, making it more resilient to the physical and behavioral effects of stress,...

Biomaterial particles educate immune system to accept transplanted islets

By instructing key immune system cells to accept transplanted insulin-producing islets, researchers have opened a potentially new pathway for treating type 1 diabetes. If the...

Scientists work to dissolve the NETs that worsen TBI damage

Immune cells that are first responders to a traumatic brain injury appear to also contribute to the secondary damage that can occur even days...

Cervical cancer may be driven by imbalance in vaginal bacteria

Virtually all cervical cancers are caused by HPV, or human papillomavirus, dubbed the "common cold" of sexually transmitted infections because nearly every sexually active...