Observing the internal 3D structure of the nipple to understand and fight breast cancer  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 minutes
Researchers employed X-ray dark-field computed tomography to create three-dimensional renderings of the internal structure of the human nipple, thereby elucidating... more
Celiac disease linked to increased risk of premature death  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 minutes
People with celiac disease have increased risk of dying prematurely, despite increased awareness of the disease in recent years and better access to gluten-free food. Celiac disease was linked to... more
Susceptibility of ferrets, cats, dogs, and other domesticated animals to SARS-coronavirus 2  Science Magazine · 12 minutes
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) causes the infectious disease COVID-19, which was first reported in Wuhan, China in December, 2019. Despite the... more
Study compares health of pregnant and non-pregnant women with IBD  NEWS MEDICAL · 48 minutes
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Researchers create unique DNA biosensor for early stage disease detection  PHYS.ORG · 1 hour
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CDC weighs loosening guidelines for some exposed to virus  ABC NEWS · 1 hour
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is considering changing its guidelines for self-isolation to make it easier for those who have been exposed to someone with the coronavirus to... more
The link between virus spillover, wildlife extinction and the environment  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
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Do school closures really help reduce the spread of the coronavirus?  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 hours
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Researchers show how forest loss leads to spread of disease  PHYS.ORG · 7 hours
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Active support for stem cell research is key to alleviate incurable chronic diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 10 hours
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The protein STING (Stimulator of Interferon Genes) is a critical component of the body's innate immune defence system, but can also contribute to chronic autoimmune and autoinflammatory diseases. more
Scientists in the UK look to measure COVID-19 in the wider community  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is actively spreading throughout the globe, affecting 184 countries and territories. In the United Kingdom, the country has seen the... more
Rumors and misinformation thrive during corona virus outbreak, shows study  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
Falsehoods, rumours and conspiracy theories thrive during a crisis, and even more when the crisis revolves around a threatening disease. The combination of these two factors in a... more
Potential early biomarker to track development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 11 hours
Research has uncovered a biomarker in humans tied to the development of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease that might help doctors detect early stages of the disease.... more
Smokers need to quit during coronavirus pandemic  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
Smoking tobacco may aggravate the effects of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Health experts are urging smokers to quit and cigarette companies to stop producing tobacco products to help alleviate the risks of COVID-19. A new... more
Study shows how forest loss puts people at greater risk of infectious diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
Viruses that jump from animals to people, like the one responsible for COVID-19, will likely become more common as people continue to... more
Depressive disorders in patients with HIV/AIDS often go unrecognized or untreated  NEWS MEDICAL · 13 hours
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Australian plant that produces antibodies may help in coronavirus vaccine production  NEWS MEDICAL · 14 hours
As the world reels from the rising number of cases of COVID-19 disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, an Australian scientist, Prof. Peter Waterhouse from Laboratory of Molecular... more
Bill and Melinda Gates fund potential vaccine against COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 14 hours
In a race against time, teams of scientists across the world are working towards developing an effective and safe vaccine to prevent infection from the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19... more
What we know about COVID-19 in children  NEWS MEDICAL · 15 hours
A new viewpoint article published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics in April 2020 discusses the manifestation and management of the novel coronavirus disease devastating several countries. more
The link between virus spillover, wildlife extinction and the environment  PHYS.ORG · 16 hours
As COVID-19 spreads across the globe, a common question is, can infectious diseases be connected to environmental change? Yes, indicates a study published today from the University of... more
Genes sow seeds of neuropsychiatric diseases before birth, in early childhood  SCIENCE DAILY · 18 hours
From early prenatal development through childhood, the prefrontal cortex of the human brain undergoes an avalanche of developmental activity. In some cases, it also contains seeds... more
How forest loss leads to spread of disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 18 hours
In Uganda, loss of forested habitat increases the likelihood of interactions between disease-carrying wild primates and humans. The findings suggest the emergence and spread of viruses, such as the one that causes... more
UC San Diego Health uses AI to augment COVID-19 lung imaging analysis  NEWS MEDICAL · 19 hours
For most patients who have died of COVID-19, the pandemic disease caused by a novel coronavirus, the ultimate cause of death was pneumonia, a... more
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Individuals with celiac disease at increased risk of premature death  NEWS MEDICAL · 20 hours
People with celiac disease have increased risk of dying prematurely, despite increased awareness of the disease in recent years and better access to gluten-free food. more
Scientists introduce novel laser technique for cataract surgery  NEWS MEDICAL · 20 hours
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday recommended wearing cloth face masks when going out, especially to places like grocery stores and pharmacies. more
What does 'recovered from coronavirus' mean?  LIVE SCIENCE · 22 hours
How do people infected with the novel coronavirus recover and does that mean they're immune to the virus and the disease it causes, COVID-19? more
Protein implicated in dry eye and PTSD visualized at atomic level  nanowerk · 23 hours
Researchers have captured an atomic-level high-definition image of a protein and the small molecule that binds to it. Both have been implicated in conditions including dry... more
New method to monitor Alzheimer's proteins  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Physicists at the Center for Integrated Nanostructure Physics (CINAP), within the Institute for Basic Science (IBS, South Korea), have reported a new method to identify the aggregation state of amyloid beta (Aβ) proteins in solution. Published... more
'Smart toilet' monitors for signs of disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
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How to teach high-school and college students about coronavirus  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
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Lipid gradient that keeps your eyes wet  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
New understandings of how lipids function within tears could lead to better drugs for treating dry eye disease. more
How soil microbes help plants resist disease  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Plants can't self-isolate during a disease outbreak, but they can get help from a friend—beneficial soil microbes help plants ward off a wide range of diseases. Now, Texas A&M AgriLife scientists have uncovered a... more
How has COVID-19 impacted supply chains around the world?  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Acute shortages of supplies to safely diagnose and treat patients with COVID-19 has crippled the United States' response to the coronavirus pandemic. Despite the importance of widespread and comprehensive testing... more
How understanding the dynamics of yeast prions can shed light on neurodegenerative diseases  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Prions are a class of misfolded proteins that form aggregates called "amyloid fibrils." These aggregates are the main culprit behind severe mammalian... more
Researchers gain new insight into how lipids function within tears  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
New understandings of how lipids function within tears could lead to better drugs for treating dry eye disease. more
New insight on mechanism of prions brings hope for treating neurodegenerative diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Prions are a class of misfolded proteins that form aggregates called "amyloid fibrils." These aggregates are the main culprit behind severe mammalian neurodegenerative diseases... more
Researchers identify new biomarker to track the development of NAFLD  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Fatty liver disease not associated with alcohol consumption, which is called Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease or NAFLD, affects more than one billion people worldwide. more
Tiger with SARS-CoV-2 infection demostrates reverse zoonosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Some viruses come from animals and jump to humans to cause disease. In the case of the novel coronavirus, now known as the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), it is thought to... more
Antiparasitic drug Ivermectin kills coronavirus in 48 hours  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Around the world, scientists race to develop a vaccine or treatment against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). Now, a team of researchers has... more
Researchers create algorithm to protect surgical team members from COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Researchers from Stanford University's department of surgery have created an algorithm that aims to protect operating room team members who perform urgent and emergency operations from Coronavirus Disease... more
Clemson study provides insight into role of fungi in early childhood dental health  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Although mostly preventable, tooth decay is one of the most common chronic diseases in children worldwide, particularly in developing countries. If left... more
Autoimmunity-associated heart dilation linked with heart-failure risk in type 1 diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
People with type 1 diabetes, particularly those with poor glycemic control, are at markedly increased risk for cardiovascular disease than the general population. more
Compound in fruit peels can reduce and reverse neuronal damage in multiple sclerosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Multiple sclerosis, characterized by increasing muscle weakness and paralysis, has a number of treatments that help stall progression of the disease when... more
Newborn screening for spinal muscular atrophy promises a benefit  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
On behalf of the Federal Joint Committee, the Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care investigated whether it is meaningful to test newborns in Germany for spinal muscular atrophy... more
Rush participates in clinical trial to test remdesivir as potential treatment for COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Rush University Medical Center is participating in a new clinical trial to test the effectiveness of the drug remdesivir in the treatment... more
'Smart toilet' looks for signs of disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A Stanford study published in the journal Nature Biomedical Engineering in April 2020 reports the development of a new kind of toilet that can pick up signs of an extensive range of diseases, from... more
Autoimmunity-associated heart dilation tied to heart-failure risk in type 1 diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
In people with type 1 diabetes without known cardiovascular disease, the presence of autoantibodies against heart muscle proteins was associated with cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging... more
Experimental drug APN01 prevents COVID-19 infection in the lab  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
With the world gripped with the COVID-19 pandemic caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), there is a frantic rush to find an effective drug that can be... more
Alzheimer's disease: high amyloid levels linked to early disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A new study published in the journal JAMA Neurology in April 2020 seems to indicate that higher brain amyloid levels represent early Alzheimer's disease (AD). more
Healthy lifestyle, greater disease-free life expectancy  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
For years, doctors have been advocating a healthy diet, more regular exercise, stress relief, and weight control. However, no study has examined a combination of all these factors with the number of years that one can... more
Researchers investigate link between air pollution and SARS-CoV-2 lethality in Italy  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
The world has been hit hard by coronavirus, and health services and authorities everywhere are struggling to reduce the spread, combat the disease and protect the... more
Paper-Based Device Could Detect SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus in Wastewater  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 days
An approach called the wastewater-based epidemiology (WBE), which is already recognized as an effective way to trace illicit drugs and... more
Analysis of causative protein genotype can help predict Alport syndrome severity  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A Japanese research team has successfully developed a system to predict the severity of Alport syndrome, a serious hereditary kidney disease that occurs in about 1... more
COVID-19: On average only 6% of actual SARS-CoV-2 infections detected worldwide  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus disease officially issued by countries dramatically understates the true number of infections, a report suggests. Researchers used estimates of... more
Efforts to control livestock disease PPRV should focus on herd management style, not age  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
The risk of transmitting the virus PPRV, which produces a highly infectious and often fatal disease in sheep and goats,... more
GlobalData: Digital biomarkers emerging as key predictive tools to manage COVID-19 pandemic  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Remote patient monitoring is accelerating the development and validation of digital biomarkers to help identify patients that are at risk from the coronavirus (COVID-19),... more
Study suggests targeted cancer therapy could help with rare neurologic disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A targeted therapy currently studied for treatment of certain cancers may be beneficial in treating other neurologic diseases. more
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics launches COVID-19 antibody test  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Aligned with its mission to improve and save lives with diagnostics, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics today announced it is launching to market its SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19/coronavirus) antibody test—the VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Total Reagent Pack. Testing... more
Alzheimer's trial screening data links high amyloid levels with early stage disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A new study supports the hypothesis that higher levels of amyloid protein in the brain represent an early stage of Alzheimer's disease. Screening data... more
Nonreciprocal transport in the gate-induced strontium titanate polar superconductor  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
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Researchers discover pressure-induced polyamorphism in dense sulfur dioxide  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Some substances are known to exist in several different structurally disordered solid states, a phenomenon known as polyamorphism. more
Science platform ResearchGate launches COVID-19 community  REUTERS · 2 days
ResearchGate, a social network site for scientists and researchers, has launched a new forum to facilitate collaboration between COVID-19 experts on research into beating... more
Turning colon cancer cells around  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Using a modified natural substance along with current approaches could improve colon cancer treatment, according to findings by biologists. The discovery comes from their research into the role of an amino acid in tumor development and a potential... more
Siemens Healthineers releases test kit for coronavirus COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Siemens Healthineers announced today the availability of its molecular Fast Track Diagnostics SARS-CoV-2 Assay test kit used to aid in the diagnosis of infection by the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes the COVID-19... more
Research suggests an avenue to treat, prevent genetic disorders in the womb  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
New research led by hearing scientists at Oregon Health & Science University suggests an avenue to treat and prevent intractable genetic disorders before birth. more
Coronavirus pandemic affecting the Earth's movement  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) global pandemic has changed many things across the globe bringing chaos to lives and economies. However, efforts to curb the spread of the virus, have lowered pollution levels, carbon emissions, and oceans... more
Asthma and coronavirus disease - COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
On the 11th of March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19, caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome SARS CoV-2, a pandemic. more
COVID-19 and renin-angiotensin system inhibitors  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new viewpoint article published in the journal JAMA Network in April 2020 deals with the use of a widely used category of cardiovascular medications in COVID-19 patients with hypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease (CVD). These are the... more
Experts highlight the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on patients with Parkinson’s disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
While much attention has focused on the potential for severe respiratory complications and unfavorable outcomes from the COVID-19 pandemic among patients with Parkinson's disease... more
Wearing surgical masks in public may help limit the spread of COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Surgical masks may help prevent infected people from making others sick with seasonal viruses, including coronaviruses, according to new research that could help settle... more
Scientists examine the molecular causes of rare hereditary disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Scientists in EMBL Barcelona’s Ebisuya group, with collaborators from RIKEN, Kyoto University, and Meijo Hospital in Nagoya, Japan, have studied oscillating patterns of gene expression, coordinated across time and space... more
Researchers uncover mechanism by which gene mutations potentially give rise to kidney disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Researchers from the Center for Precision Disease Modeling at the University of Maryland School of Medicine have uncovered a mechanism that appears... more
Rapid infectious disease shifts in Chinese children and adolescents prior to COVID-19  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
Deaths of children and adolescents in China due to infectious diseases were becoming rare prior to the covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. more
Why the coronavirus slipped past disease detectives  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 days
Groups of scientists tasked with identifying pandemic-prone microbes like the novel coronavirus were stretched too far and thin. more
New family of molecules to join altered receptors in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
An article published in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry shows a new family of molecules with high affinity to join imidazoline receptors,... more
Deaths of Chinese children, adolescents from infectious diseases prior to COVID-19 found to be rare  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Deaths of children and adolescents in China due to infectious diseases were becoming rare prior to the COVID-19... more
Study of rare genetic disorder that causes severe eyesight problems  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Nagano prefecture is home to a group of people effected with a rare genetic neurodegenerative disorder called familial amyloid polyneuropathies. This disease impacts the gene encoding protein transthyretin... more
Fox News’ Jesse Watters said travel bans ‘more critical in saving lives’ than COVID testing. He’s wrong.  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Defending President Donald Trump's coronavirus response, Fox News commentator Jesse Watters highlighted federal efforts... more
'Disaster' feared if sick moved to California nursing homes  ABC NEWS · 5 days
A California directive that could open the way for some patients sickened with COVID-19 to be sent from overburdened hospitals to nursing homes is being criticized by industry officials who... more
How important is speech in transmitting coronavirus?  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Normal speech by individuals who are asymptomatic but infected with coronavirus may produce enough aerosolized particles to transmit the infection, according to aerosol scientists. Although it's not yet known how important this is to... more
International Panel Releases Guidelines on Management of ICU Patients with COVID-19  SCI-NEWS.COM · 5 days
The Surviving Sepsis Campaign COVID-19 panel, which includes 36 experts from 12 countries, has... more
New treatment for childhood anxiety works by changing parent behavior  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
A study reports that an entirely parent-based treatment, SPACE (Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions), is as efficacious as individual cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for the treatment of childhood... more
Wearing surgical masks in public could help slow COVID-19 pandemic's advance  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Surgical masks may help prevent infected people from making others sick with seasonal viruses, including coronaviruses, according to new research. In laboratory experiments, the masks significantly... more
Even if you test negative for COVID-19, assume you have it, experts say  LIVE SCIENCE · 5 days
No diagnostic test is 100% accurate, but experts have still expressed concern at the accuracy of the COVID-19 tests. more
Tissue dynamics provide clues to human disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Scientists have studied oscillating patterns of gene expression, coordinated across time and space within a tissue grown in vitro, to explore the molecular causes of a rare human hereditary disease known as spondylocostal dysostosis. more
Science News » Supporting Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic  NIMH · 5 days
The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful – it can be difficult to cope with fear and anxiety, changing daily routines, and a general sense... more
GlobalData: Rapid POC tests to accelerate testing capacity for diagnosing COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
There is a current worldwide lack of testing capacity for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The frontline response for diagnosing COVID-19 has been polymerase chain reaction... more
COVID-19 adversely impacts patients with cardiovascular disease and metabolic disorders  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
COVID-19 has a significant impact on patients with pre-existing conditions, many of which fall under the cardiovascular and metabolic disorder category. more
UK diagnostics firm develops rapid test to fight against COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
A team of UK biotech experts are close to delivering a sophisticated and affordable testing technology that will complement the simple binary COVID-19 tests currently in use. more
Investigating Human Disease with Mass Spectrometry-based Proteomics  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Dr. Andrew Webb describes how his lab uses mass spectrometry-based techniques to understand the role of post-translational modifications in human disease. more
First SARS-CoV-2 genomes in Austria openly available  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
The COVID-19 outbreak caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on 12 March 2020. It is thought to have been transmitted from wild animals to humans... more
COVID-19: How satellites can help  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
The coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has virtually paralyzed daily life as we know it. Even when the spread of this highly infectious disease has been stemmed, the world will face huge challenges getting back to normal. To help support... more
As the country disinfects, diabetes patients can’t find rubbing alcohol  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
While the masses hunt for toilet paper, Caroline Gregory and other people with diabetes are on a different mission: scouring stores for the rubbing alcohol or alcohol swabs... more
The Latest: German official says deaths likely undercounted  ABC NEWS · 5 days
The head of Germany’s disease control agency says the number of people who die of COVID-19 is likely being undercounted more
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