Saturday, October 20, 2018
Some people opt for diet drinks and artificial sweeteners to reduce their sugar intake, however a new study has suggested that doing so puts them at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. A group of scientists presenting their findings at...
The devastating Zika virus could be used in the fight against brain cancer, a recent medical report said on Friday. The report was published on Tuesday by researchers from the University of Texas Medical Branch, who have been researching into...
Researchers in a new study have said that fever makes the bodies more resilient to cancer by increasing and strengthening a particular group of cells in the immune system. According to medicalnewstoday.com, the finding may exist for now at a...
A new generation of broadly neutralising antibodies provides a novel approach to treating Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) infection.The research group of Prof Florian Klein, Director of the Institute of Virology at the University Hospital Cologne and scientist at the...
*Researchers unveil heart monitor powered by sunlight Delaying pregnancy may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease in both women and their children, with boys at higher risk of disease, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of...
University of Adelaide-led team of researchers has found a link between sudden cardiac death (when the heart suddenly stops beating), and a common heart condition known as mitral valve prolapse that affects around 12 in every 1,000 people worldwide.In...
A new study has refuted earlier findings that a drink a day may benefit the heart. The study entitled “Daily drinking is associated with increased mortality,” was published this week in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research and showed...
Research by a multi-institutional team, including two members from the University of Delaware, has revealed new details about the HIV virus capsid structure and how it develops. A capsid is a protein shell that encloses a virus's genetic blueprint. The study,...
A new study has revealed that giving premature babies breast milk rather than formula may aid in the development of their brains. Researchers at the Edinburgh University analysed Magnetic Resonance Images (MRI) scans of about 50 premature babies who were...
A newly developed drug can prevent the most common type of pancreatic cancer from growing and spreading in laboratory mice, according to a study led by Cedars-Sinai.The study, published recently in the journal Gastroenterology, also demonstrated in mice that...