martedì, agosto 21, 2018

U.S. health officials are eliminating special regulations for gene therapy experiments,...

U.S. health officials are eliminating special regulations for gene therapy experiments, saying that what was once exotic science is quickly becoming an established form...

Doctors may be able to enlist a mysterious enzyme to stop...

Blood platelets are like the sand bags of the body. Got a cut? Platelets pile in to clog the hole and stop the bleeding. But genetic...

E-cigarette vapour boosts the production of inflammatory chemicals and disables key...

E-cigarette vapour boosts the production of inflammatory chemicals and disables key protective cells in the lung that keep the air spaces clear of potentially...

A major new study has shown that rotavirus vaccination reduced infant...

The study led by scientists at the University of Liverpool, UCL, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and partners in Malawi provides the...

A new study from the University of North Carolina at Chapel...

In low- and middle-income countries, more than 13 percent of the essential medicines that satisfy the priority health care needs of the population fall...

Life-expectancy for individuals with younger-onset disease is on average 16 years...

Being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at a young age is associated with more cardiovascular complications and higher risk of premature death than being...

MIT researchers are employing novel machine-learning techniques to improve the quality...

Glioblastoma is a malignant tumor that appears in the brain or spinal cord, and prognosis for adults is no more than five years. Patients must...

Virus transmission among humans : Researchers discover highly infectious vehicle

Researchers have found that a group of viruses that cause severe stomach illness—including the one famous for widespread outbreaks on cruise ships— get transmitted...

Investigators have discovered that arsenic in combination with an existing leukemia...

The team, led by researchers at the Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), is hopeful that the discovery could lead to...

UCLA bioengineers have demonstrated that a gel-like material containing tiny magnetic...

Broadly, the study demonstrates the promising use of biomechanical forces that push and pull on cells to treat disease. "Much of mainstream modern medicine centers...