domenica, 16 Febbraio, 2020
Home 2018 Giugno

Monthly Archives: Giugno 2018

Researchers has identified the electrical activity specific to the start of migraines and demonstrated...

0
When migraine sufferers see the tell-tale squiggly lines, light flashes and blind spots of a migraine aura, they prepare for a migraine. When researchers see the brain image of an aura, they try to...

Genetically humanized mice could boost fight against aggressive hepatitis

0
Hepatitis delta virus (HDV) causes the most aggressive form of viral hepatitis in humans, putting at least 20 million people worldwide at risk of developing liver fibrosis, cirrhosis, and liver cancer. Efforts to develop effective...

Researchers identify key protein involved in triggering inflammation

0
Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago have identified a protein that is crucial for activating inflammation—both the good kind of inflammation that leads to healing wounds and fighting infection, as well as...

Exercise may be just as crucial to a depression patient’s good health as finding...

0
A new study of nearly 18,000 participants found that those with high fitness at middle age were significantly less likely to die from heart disease in later life, even if they were diagnosed with...

In-game purchasing systems, such as ‘loot boxes’, in popular online games resemble gambling and...

0
The researchers have examined a range of popular online games that include the option of paying small fees ('microtransactions') to access additional features or content that enhance the player's experience. In an editorial published today...

A next-gen EEG device under development at the Department of Energy’s SLAC could bring...

0
A device under development at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University could help bring back lost brain function by measuring how the brain responds to therapies that stimulate it...

University of Queensland researchers have discovered how to reverse drug resistance in skin and...

0
UQ Diamantina Institute Associate Professor Nicholas Saunders said squamous cell carcinomas was curable when diagnosed early but difficult to eradicate once the cancer spread. "This cancer of the skin and mouth kills approximately 1,400 Australians each year,"...

Unpatched WordPress Flaw Gives Attackers Full Control Over Your Site

0
Last week we received a tip about an unpatched vulnerability in the WordPress core, which could allow a low-privileged user to hijack the whole site and execute arbitrary code on the server. Discovered by researchers...

Two gene mutations transform harmless bacteria into a strain that could cause major epidemics

0
Since 2013, a new strain of meningococcal bacteria has spread rapidly in Niger and Nigeria, leading to large-scale outbreaks of meningitis. Analysis of the genetic material shows that with just two gene mutations, harmless bacteria...

Patients with Type 2 diabetes who were treated with the newer generation of insulin...

0
The study is published in the June 23 issue of Journal of the American Medical Association. "We compared the newer and older types of insulin in a large and diverse population of Kaiser Permanente type...