Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:44:28 -0500A group of students at Aalborg University has developed a virtual reality rehabilitation system. Now they receive a grant from the Siemens Foundation to get their system to market
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:41:00 -0500The 12th ECCO Congress that took place in Barcelona, Spain, from 15 to 18 February 2017, was an excellent opportunity for Vifor Pharma to continue its support of healthcare efforts and to highlight the detrimental impact of iron deficiency, a particularly common condition in people with certain chronic diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:34:00 -0500RNA repeats are stretches of code in the body that incrementally repeat. For example, in the most common cause of adult-on-set muscular dystrophy a RNA has a repeat of r(CUG) and this three letter code can repeat thousands of times.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:15:13 -0500The world’s smallest, commercial high-resolution PTR-TOFMS instrument for VOC monitoring IONICON Analytik, the Austrian based leading manufacturer of real-time trace VOC analyzers, introduces a new compact high-resolution instrument.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:10:27 -0500Trigeminal neuralgia is characterized by sharp, lancinating pain in the teeth or facial area. The standard treatment for this chronic nerve pain can cause burdening side effects.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:30:28 -0500The metabolic state of tumor cells contributes to signals that control the proliferation of tumor cells. Already the German biochemist and Nobel Prize laureate Otto H. Warburg observed in the 1920s that tumor cells radically change their metabolism.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:24:58 -0500Nearly 70 percent of prescription opioid medications kept in homes with children are not stored safely, a new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health finds.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:16:44 -0500Physicians and patients like to believe that early detection of cancer extends life, and quality of life. If a cancer is present, you want to know early, right?
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:01:23 -0500Around 35-40 per cent of a child's BMI - how fat or thin they are - is inherited from their parents, a new study has found.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:44:42 -0500Ticks are well known for their ability to anchor themselves firmly to the skin, so that they can suck blood for several days.