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Physicists identify simple mechanism used by deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics  NEWS MEDICAL · 18 minutes
Physicists at McMaster University have for the first time identified a simple mechanism used by potentially deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics, a discovery... more
Study: COPD patients need more support when understanding new chest symptoms  NEWS MEDICAL · 54 minutes
People with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease need more support when understanding and acting on new chest symptoms, a study in the journal Psycho-Oncology reports. more
Hormone therapy during gender transition may increase risk for cardiovascular events  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
Patients receiving hormone therapy as part of their gender-transition treatment had an elevated risk for cardiovascular events, including strokes, heart attacks and blood clots, according to... more
Customizing the Cellular Microenvironment to Improve Physiological Relevance  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
An interview with Marie-Charlotte Manus, discussing a new technology called PRIMO that improves the physiological relevance of cells in culture. more
Combination of PARP inhibitor and immunotherapy results in tumor regression in SCLC mouse models  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that a combination of immune checkpoint blockade and... more
Heavy smoking could lead to vision loss, study finds  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
Smoking more than 20 cigarettes a day can damage your vision, a study co-authored by a Rutgers researcher finds. more
Activating gene that helps excite neurons reverses depression in male mice  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
Directly activating a gene important to exciting our excitatory neurons and associated with major depression may help turn around classic symptoms like social isolation and loss... more
Study offers implications of advanced age in evaluation, management of ischemic heart disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Demographic trends worldwide show a progressively aging population and an increase in the overall medical complexity of elderly patients with cardiovascular disease. more
Children from homes with flame-retardant sofa have high SVOC concentration in their blood  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Children living in homes with all vinyl flooring or flame-retardant chemicals in the sofa have significantly higher concentrations of potentially harmful semi-volatile... more
Patients with diabetes mellitus have high risk of stable ischemic heart disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
More than 30 million Americans have diabetes mellitus, and heart disease is the cause of death in 68% of them. more
Researchers outline roles and impacts of human in socio-ecological systems  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
In two back-to-back symposia at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C., on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 1:30 and 3:30... more
Drug combinations could become first-line treatment for metastatic kidney cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
A combination of two drugs - one of them an immunotherapy agent - could become a new standard, first-line treatment for patients with metastatic kidney cancer, says an... more
Researchers develop large-scale window material for high-efficiency PM2.5 capture  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Tuning the light intensity and reducing the concentration of atmospheric particulate matter in commercial buildings are both crucial to keep indoor people comfortable and healthy. more
Study estimates how common, preventable are sepsis-related deaths in hospitals  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
This study estimates how common sepsis-related deaths are in hospitals and how preventable those deaths might be. more
Smoking may blight immune response against melanoma and reduce survival  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Melanoma patients with a history of smoking cigarettes are 40 per cent less likely to survive their skin cancer than people who have never smoked, according to a... more
New PET/CT tracer shows high detection rate for diagnosis of acute venous thromboembolism  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
A first-in-human study featured in the February issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine reports that the novel positron emission tomography/computed tomography... more
Art Institute of Chicago announces results of research on five terracotta sculptures  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
On February 16, the Art Institute of Chicago announced the results of significant new research on five terracotta sculptures--so named Bankoni after a village... more
KU professor discusses promise of brain-computer interface to aid, restore communication  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Brain-computer interfaces promise to restore communication for individuals with severe speech and physical impairments. Current brain computer interfaces share many features of high-tech, conventional augmentative and... more
Research finds reasons for sudden cardiac death in patients with stable ischemic disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Sudden death in patients with stable ischemic heart disease is not a common occurrence and is sparsely reported. more
Scientists identify link between drinking contexts and early onset intoxication among adolescents  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Early onset drinking, drinking and intoxication at an early age among adolescents, has been identified as a primary risk for later heavy drinking, alcohol... more
Patented IU discovery to treat ARDS has been optioned to Theratome Bio  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
A patented Indiana University School of Medicine discovery that uses proteins, lipids and nucleic acids secreted by adult stem cells to treat Acute Respiratory... more
Chilean food regulations are changing food perceptions and purchasing habits, study suggests  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Food regulations targeted at reducing obesity make a positive impact on those most likely to purchase the family's food - mothers. more
Columbia researchers unravel why some glioblastomas respond to immunotherapy  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Columbia researchers have learned why some glioblastomas--the most common type of brain cancer--respond to immunotherapy. The findings could help identify patients who are most likely to benefit from treatment with... more
Study sheds new light on left ventricular dysfunction in ischemic heart disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Ischemic heart disease is a growing cause of heart failure owing to the increasing prevalence of diabetes, hypertension, and obesity. more
New study outlines sex-specific issues in ischemic heart disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of morbidity and death among women. Our knowledge of ischemic heart disease has grown tremendously over the past few decades as sex differences in... more
Study reveals increase in readmission rates after introduction of flat-rate payments  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
Seven years after the introduction of flat-rate payments at Swiss hospitals, a major study has revealed a slight increase in readmission rates. Researchers from the University... more
Study finds genetic vulnerability to use of menthol cigarettes  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A genetic variant found only in people of African descent significantly increases a smoker's preference for cigarettes containing menthol, a flavor additive. more
Children with ASD more likely to face maltreatment, study finds  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A recent study by Vanderbilt researchers of 11 counties in Middle Tennessee revealed that children with autism spectrum disorder were nearly 2.5 times more likely than children without... more
H-RT should be the standard of care for men with low risk prostate cancer, study shows  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Results from the NRG Oncology clinical study NRG-RTOG 0415 determined that a hypofractionated radiotherapy schedule, a... more
Promising drug developed to rejuvenate muscle cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have developed a promising drug that has proven to significantly increase muscle size, strength and metabolic state in aged mice, according to a study just published... more
New technique using patients' own modified cells could help treat Crohn's disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A new technique using patients' own modified cells to treat Crohn's disease has been proven to be effective in experiments using human cells, with... more
Vapers develop cancer-related gene deregulation as cigarette smokers  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
If you think vaping is benign, think again. A small USC study shows that e-cig users develop some of the same cancer-related molecular changes in oral tissue as cigarette smokers, adding to... more
Intervention can increase exclusive breastfeeding rates  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Interventions which educate and support new mothers in West Africa to exclusively breastfeed (where infants are only fed breast milk) can significantly increase the practice, according to new research published in The Lancet Global Health. more
Blood clot discovery could lead to development of better treatments for blood diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Scientists have discovered new ways in which the body regulates blood clots, in a discovery which could one day lead to the... more
MUSC researchers discover new mechanism for a class of anti-cancer drugs  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina reveal a novel binding site for a class of anti-cancer drugs known as E1 inhibitors. This finding could... more
New project explores how gaming technologies can help cancer patients communicate better  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Lancaster University is sharing in a €4m project to use gaming technology to improve the care of both adults and children with cancer. more
Testosterone is not the only hormone needed for penis development  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new study has revealed that in addition to testosterone, the masculinization process involves a hormone called androsterone, which originates in other tissues. more
6 out of 10 hip replacements last 25 years or longer, according to a new study  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A large study on total hip replacement (THR) has shown that six out of ten of... more
Excessive daytime sleepiness in OSA patients linked to greater risk for cardiovascular diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Adults with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) who experience excessive sleepiness while awake appear to be at far greater risk for cardiovascular diseases... more
Study: Women experiencing miscarriage should be offered treatment choices  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Women experiencing miscarriage should be offered a choice in the treatment they receive, argues a new study from the University of Warwick that compares all treatment options for the first... more
UVA scientists find potential explanation for mysterious cell death in Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Scientists at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have identified a potential explanation for the mysterious death of specific brain cells seen in... more
Conformance of genetic characteristics found to be crucial for longer preservation of kidney graft  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
The conformance of genetic characteristics is essential for the long-term function after kidney transplantation. This is the central result of... more
Uniqsis introduces new high-power LED photoreactor for continuous flow chemistry  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Uniqsis announces its PhotoSyn high-power photoreactor light module for continuous flow chemistry is now available with alternative LED array configurations that makes it compatible with a broader range... more
IDT expands its courier zones in the UK  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
As an advocate for researchers in the genomics age, Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) is expanding its courier zones to ensure that the highest-fidelity oligos are available in less time and at the... more
Study: High intensity exercise may improve health by increasing gut microbiota diversity  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Bacteria, often synonymous with infection and disease, may have an unfair reputation. Research indicates there are as many, if not more, bacterial cells in... more
Philips introduces new premium digital X-ray room to help shorten patient wait times  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Royal Philips , a global leader in health technology, has launched its DigitalDiagnost C90, a new ceiling-suspended digital radiography system. The system... more
Discharged, dismissed: ERs often miss chance to set overdose survivors on ‘better path’  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
The last time heroin landed Marissa Angerer in a Midland, Texas, emergency room — naked and unconscious — was May 2016. But... more
Celiac disease may be caused by gastrointestinal infection in childhood  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new study has found that a childhood stomach bug may be the cause of celiac disease later in life. The findings could pave the way for a... more
NHS performance figures highlight the true scale of Emergency Department crisis  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Responding to the release of performance figures for January 2019 which show worst ever four-hour performance and the highest ever number of emergency admissions, President of... more
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