Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers discover how macrophages stop mitochondria from producing energy and coerce them into producing harmful products during inflammation.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTWhile there are many differences in gene expression after regular exercise training, researchers have found no evidence of training-induced muscle memory.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTUsing an enzyme-blocking molecule that shuts down fat synthesis in cancer cells, researchers stunt tumor growth in transplanted cells and animal models.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearch has found that experimental drug, laquinimod, could potentially reduce the progression and may even prevent the development of multiple sclerosis.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTEverybody knows the burning sensation in the legs when climbing down a steep slope for a long time. It is caused by microruptures in the cell membrane of our muscle fibers.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTA new study finds that amyloid beta - a protein involved in Alzheimer's disease - changes into a long, flat sheet before it enters brain cells.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTRoughly a third of all genes in the mammalian genome are essential for life.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTMetabolic profiling of saliva using mass spectrometry has potential as a test for presence and severity of asthma, new study suggests.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTWinning sports teams have long inspired business leaders, but now their strategies are influencing pharmaceutical researchers.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTWhy do some foodborne bacteria make us sick? A paper published in the journal Science has found that pathogens in the intestinal tract cause harm because they benefit from immune system responses...
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have identified that the way people walk can determine how aggressive they are. More exaggerated body rotation indicates more aggression.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTRussian scientists at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), the Joint Institute for High Temperatures of the Russian Academy of Sciences (JIHT RAS), and Gamaleya Research Centre of...
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTBy discovering how quadruple-helix DNA may help cancer progress, researchers come up with a possible new way to target cancer cells selectively.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTIn a first-of-its-kind look at human kidney development, researchers at The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles have isolated human nephron progenitor (NP) cells.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTA study of the 3-D composition of snail venom yields clues on how to alter insulin molecule to speed up cell signalling and make it act much faster.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTNew research suggests that women tend to find beardedness attractive when judging long-term relationships, perhaps as a signal of formidability among males and the potential to provide direct...
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTShould you pick up that piece of food that just fell on the floor? Belief in the 5-second rule would say yes, but researchers tell a different tale.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTStudy shows revonedistat, a drug already in testing, blocks a protein that melanoma and other types of cancer cells rely on to replicate at great speed.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTExamining the nature of epilepsy drug interactions promises to help improve treatment. There are still many molecular mysteries to be solved.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTUsing atom probe tomography, researchers produce first ever 3-D nanoscale maps of composition and structure of mature human dental enamel.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers in Pennsylvania and Iowa have discovered that fungal communities found in chronic wounds can form mixed bacterial-fungal biofilms and can be associated with poor outcomes and longer...
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTFor the first time, the precise way individual human organs and tissue develop has been mapped - providing new insight into how genetic disorders can occur during the crucial early phase of...
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe amount of coffee a person drinks each day could be down to a particular genetic variant that affects caffeine metabolism, new research finds.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTGenome-wide association study identifies genetic variants that contribute to healthy facial traits.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PDTBreaking research into fish oil supplements shows that they may be able to stave off a number of metabolic changes associated with a high-fat diet.