Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTIn scanning genomes of many fungal species, scientists find over 1,000 molecular pathways that might yield a large variety of antibiotics and other drugs.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have uncovered molecular details of how pathogenic bacteria fight back against the human immune response to infection.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTFor a mammal's sperm to succeed, it must complete the swim of its life to reach and fertilize an egg. That's easier if it swims through water, not goo.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTMouse study finds that treating cisplatin-resistant bladder cancer with a recombinant protein from the malaria parasite has significant anti-tumor effect.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study has identified novel mechanisms whereby T cells may be able to distinguish an emerging class of targets specifically increased on cancer cells.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA group of Japanese researchers became the first in the world to discover that bacteria in the salivary microbiome exhibit circadian rhythm and act as if it were a part of the human body, just like...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTLike drag car racers revving their engines at the starting line, stem cells respond more quickly to injury when they've been previously primed with one dose of a single protein, according to a...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTVaccinations are known to protect against pathogens such as bacteria or viruses.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTNew study reveals how the mitochondrial power grid that distributes energy in heart muscle cells limits widespread damage from local failures.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists from VIB and KU Leuven, together with colleagues from the University of California and the Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research have demonstrated that , anti-angiogenic...
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew research from the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom discovers a group of retina cells involved in regulating the sleep-wake cycle.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTA nasal spray containing nanoparticles could be a safe, effective way to deliver drugs to the brain, say scientists, after testing the method in locusts.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTThe natural, no-calorie sweetener stevia may help people with diabetes to control their blood sugar levels. A new study reveals the mechanisms behind this.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have hypothesized that migrations into higher, colder latitudes may lead to the evolution of fast-burning metabolisms that keep cells warm in chilly conditions, boosting cold tolerance.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTA new study of mice suggests that treating pancreatic tumors with the small microRNA molecule MIR506 may inhibit growth and spread of cancer cells.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTSt. Jude Children's Research Hospital study examines origin of blood stem cells during development and offers clues for making "donor blood" in the laboratory for therapeutic use.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe ability of the brain to respond and adapt to changes is scientifically called brain plasticity. This ability is the basis of all learning processes.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTProtein whose levels are higher in IBD patients could be a new treatment target of particular relevance for the many cases that resist the current therapy.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhen scientists talk about laboratory stem cells being totipotent or pluripotent, they mean that the cells have the potential, like an embryo, to develop into any type of tissue in the body.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTBiomedical engineers have developed a way to deliver drugs to specific types of neurons in the brain, providing an unprecedented ability to study neurological diseases while also promising a more...
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTResearchers suggest that a model that combines concepts of stock price fluctuation and particle diffusion can predict HIV changes for vaccine development.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTStudy finds that priming pancreatic cancer tumors with Fasudil before chemotherapy extends survival in engineered and patient-derived mouse models.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have discovered a new mechanism through which our genes express the oxygen-carrying molecule hemoglobin.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn a landmark study, researchers at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton and McMaster University have found that providing clinical (low) doses of penicillin to pregnant mice and their offspring...
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTThe successful application of adoptive T cell therapy to ovarian cancer steps closer with a new mouse study, but several challenges still remain.