Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:04:51 -0500Low-income families were more likely to use their federal food assistance on nutritious food after learning that their dollars can be doubled for more fruits and vegetables, a new study finds.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:32:54 -0500A five-year, $1.8 million grant (R01CA203965) from the National Cancer Institute awarded to Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey resident research member Wenwei Hu, PhD, will support research to further elucidate the mechanisms behind the most frequently mutated gene in human tumors - p53.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:04:50 -0500Women from low socioeconomic backgrounds are 25 per cent more likely to suffer a heart attack than disadvantaged men, a major new study has found.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:02:12 -0500Lap band surgery has significant benefits for severely obese teenagers and, despite its controversial nature, should still be considered as a first option to manage obesity during adolescence, a new study has found.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:25:54 -0500A team of Michigan State University researchers, led by James Luyendyk in the College of Veterinary Medicine, has uncovered a new pathway in the body that stimulates liver repair.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:21:31 -0500Modern genome sequencing methods used to measure the efficiency of synthesis of individual protein during cell division has found that the enzymes that make lipids and membranes were synthesized at much greater efficiency when a cell is ready to split.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:21:06 -0500A researcher at Syracuse University has simple advice for breast cancer survivors struggling with the side effects of Aromatase Inhibitors (AIs): exercise.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:20:40 -0500Researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York have devised a new way to protect personal electronic health records using a patient's own heartbeat.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:20:17 -0500Treatment for certain diabetes cases involves constant monitoring of blood-glucose levels and daily insulin shots.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:19:35 -0500A multidisciplinary team of researchers at KU Leuven (University of Leuven, Belgium) has developed a dental implant that gradually releases drugs from a built-in reservoir. This helps prevent and fight infections.