ANSTO engineer recognized with Public Service Medal on Australia Day  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
ANSTO’s Principle Technical Consultant, Mr. Michael Druce, received the prestigious Public Service Medal on Australia Day for his near 40-year commitment to nuclear medicine production. more
Just one minute of exercise per week can provide health benefits to older people  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
Just one minute of exercise per week is enough to provide health benefits to people over the age of 65,... more
Methylmercury exposure can attenuate the cardioprotective effects of fish  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
Higher serum long-chain omega-3 fatty acid concentration, a marker for fish consumption, was beneficially associated with cardiac performance in middle-aged and older men from eastern Finland. more
Benchling launches new solution to help life science companies maximize lab automation investments  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
Benchling, the leading life sciences R&D cloud platform, today announced the launch of Benchling for Lab Automation, a new solution to help... more
Nicoya launches groundbreaking new SPR system to accelerate drug discovery  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
Nicoya, a leading provider of advanced analytical instruments for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, today announced the launch of Alto, the world’s first fully-automated, high-throughput benchtop surface plasmon... more
Elsevier creates free, one-stop information center on novel coronavirus  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
For the benefit of healthcare professionals, medical researchers and the public, Elsevier, a global information analytics business specializing in science and health, has created a Novel Coronavirus Information Center with... more
New research project aims to slow down the progression of heart failure  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
A new research project funded by the British Heart Foundation at the University of Manchester aims to find a way to slow down the... more
Groundbreaking study to investigate why cancer returns in some people and not others  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
An eminent philanthropist and three time cancer survivor Dr James Hull has joined forces with six universities across the country to investigate... more
Ultra high-resolution particle size characterization using DCS technique  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
Analytik has published a white paper that provides an informative introduction to particle size characterization using the Differential Centrifugal Sedimentation technique. more
CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder designated with new disease code in WHO medical classification list  NEWS MEDICAL · 23 minutes
The rare genetic disease CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder has been designated with a new disease code in the International Classification of Diseases, the... more
Specific gut microbes have the capacity to affect normal skeletal growth and maturation  NEWS MEDICAL · 57 minutes
Microbes are often seen as pathogens that cause disease, but the picture is actually more complex than that limited view. more
Scientists 'knock out' gene in myeloid cells to create listeriosis-immune mice  NEWS MEDICAL · 57 minutes
An international research team which includes specialists from ITMO University has conducted a series of experiments with the goal of studying the immune system and identifying... more
BCG vaccine formulations vary widely in their characteristics, study shows  NEWS MEDICAL · 57 minutes
Each year, more than 100 million newborns around the world receive vaccinations against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or TB, which infects about one-quarter of the world's population. more
Why new cancer drugs take so long to reach the market  NEWS MEDICAL · 57 minutes
A new analysis of cancer drug development by researchers at the Institute of Cancer Research, London, shows that the more revolutionary a new cancer drug is,... more
Researchers discover a defense mechanism that protects cells from microbial attacks  NEWS MEDICAL · 57 minutes
Human cells have a defense mechanism that protects them from microbial attacks, a Canadian-led team of international researchers has discovered. more
Global study identifies the best city designs to reduce transport-related injuries  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
City design combining more public transport and rail networks with smaller, low speed blocks are the best to reduce road transport injuries, according to a new... more
Key predictors for combination of alcohol use disorder and depression uncovered  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
For people with psychiatric disorders, comorbidity — or the presence of two or more disorders in a single patient — is quite common. One of the... more
Widespread screening for islet autoantibodies reduces the occurrence of diabetic ketoacidosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes research, today announced new research that found widespread screening for islet autoantibodies reduced the occurrence of life-threatening... more
Study shows wide variability in cost for orthobiologic therapies  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
The use of orthobiologics is a hot trend in orthopedics, but new research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham shows wide variability in cost for these therapies. more
Coronavirus death toll in China now 131 with 4,630 cases  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Chinese meat markets sell the usual poultry, beef and pork and other forms of meat including rodents, yaks, snakes, tortoises, porcupines etc. With the rising number of people... more
Coronavirus spreads - Australian breakthrough  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Novel coronavirus, temporarily named “2019-nCoV”, has affected over 4,600 persons across the world and is spreading at a rapid pace say experts. The World Health Organization and other health organizations have stepped up vigilance to detect and isolate... more
Concordia study investigates the link between cognition and hearing or vision loss  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
There is a long-established and widely recognized link between declines in sensory acuity -- particularly hearing and vision -- and cognition. Data from the... more
Bone marrow chip provides new strategy for understanding Shwachman-Diamond syndrome  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A new research tool that mimics the behavior of diseased bone marrow provides a new strategy for understanding the bone marrow disease, Shwachman-Diamond syndrome, and hopefully, developing new... more
The challenge of new antibiotic discovery  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
It is important to discover antibiotic drugs and to bring them to clinical use, a task made all the more urgent by the increase in the number of infections that are resistant to existing antibiotics. However,... more
Successful gene therapy trial in patients with X-linked Chronic Septic Granulomatosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
American and British teams led by Drs Kohn (University of California, Los Angeles), Malech (NIH), Williams (Boston Children's) and Trasher (Great Ormond Street Institute of Child... more
Coronavirus death toll in China now 106 with 4,630 cases  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Chinese meat markets sell the usual poultry, beef and pork and other forms of meat including rodents, yaks, snakes, tortoises, porcupines etc. With the rising number of people... more
Weight loss surgery helps reverse respiratory issues in obese patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
Obesity is now considered a global health epidemic, affecting millions of people worldwide. In morbidly obese patients, the extra weight has taken a toll on their overall health,... more
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in England  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
In the health agency’s report, there were 49,029 diagnoses made in 2018, which is about 8,000 more than the previous year, surpassing breast cancer with 47,476 cases. Lung... more
Pulmonary imaging key to diagnosing vaping-related lung damage  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
In 2019, the emergence of mysterious lung disease in the United States has sparked global health attention. Now named as the e-cigarette, or vaping, product use–associated lung injury (EVALI), the disease causes... more
NIU professor gets $372,500 to study link between brain health and exercise  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Angela Grippo's New Year's resolution is exercise, exercise, exercise, but the Northern Illinois University psychology professor won't be breaking a sweat or hitting the... more
PCORI Board of Governors approve $12.2 million to find ways to treat different health conditions  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Board of Governors today approved $12.2 million to fund four studies comparing the... more
Response to nation’s 1st coronavirus case draws on lessons from measles outbreak  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
When the first U.S. case of a new coronavirus spreading throughout China was confirmed last week in Washington state, public health workers were well... more
Findings shed new light on how striatum processes information to plan, execute movements  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have mapped how different nerve cells in the brain area striatum process information to plan and execute our... more
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announces over $1.3 million to support Global BioImaging  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Today, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announced over $1.3 million in funding to support Global BioImaging, an international network of bioimaging facilities and communities. more
Novel palladium compound acts against ovarian tumor cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
A group led by a researcher affiliated with the University of São Paulo's São Carlos Chemistry Institute (IQSC-USP) in Brazil has developed a novel palladium compound that acts against ovarian tumor cells... more
Study offers significant promise for treating an aspect of schizophrenia  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Research by a University of Georgia psychologist shows that targeting one particular symptom of schizophrenia has a positive effect on other symptoms, offering significant promise for treating an... more
Research provides insights about sex- and gender-specific aspects of medicine  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
At present, a focus on males in basic research and clinical trials means that models of disease are also based on men. Symptoms and disease progression in male... more
Study could lead to next-generation clinical testing for hidden hearing loss  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
A pair of biomarkers of brain function -- one that represents "listening effort," and another that measures ability to process rapid changes in frequencies -- may... more
Study questions application of AI to the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence  NEWS MEDICAL · 9 hours
An artificial neural network has identified a square structure within a triangular one in a crater on the dwarf planet Ceres, with several people agreeing on... more
Researchers discover how CDK8 oncogene gets activated in healthy humans  NEWS MEDICAL · 10 hours
Most cancers are caused by a large variety of factors that vary from one person to another. To unravel this complexity, genes that contribute to the development of... more
New coalition will help hospitals nationwide provide plant-based food options for patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 10 hours
Cheesy scrambled eggs, meatloaf, chicken parmesan and pie. It wouldn't be an unusual tally of meals consumed by a patient admitted to a hospital... more
What parents need to know about the HPV vaccine  NEWS MEDICAL · 10 hours
The vaccine that prevents infection from human papillomavirus (HPV) is nothing short of a medical marvel. more
Zinc acetate lozenges did not reduce duration of common cold in randomized trial  NEWS MEDICAL · 10 hours
Administration of zinc acetate lozenges to common cold patients did not shorten colds in a randomized trial published in BMJ Open. more
QUT forum to address Australia's catastrophic fire season  NEWS MEDICAL · 10 hours
Is it possible to create a truly bushfire-resistant house? What's the best way to donate to bushfires? How can you tell fact from fake news in this era of Twitter bots? How... more
Sound and movement are processed simultaneously in the brain, mice study suggests  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
New insight on how information relating to sound and movement is processed in the brain has been published today in the open-access journal eLife. more
Researchers succeed in creating complex pattern of hives  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
Hives afflict 1 in 5 people, but the exact mechanisms behind the itchy red rashes are not well known. The research team studied the patterns of hives in patients and reproduced the... more
Non-invasive electrostimulation of the vagus nerve improves memory in mice  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
Researchers at UPF are testing a new non-invasive method of stimulating the vagus nerve in mice that improves their memory. more
Study advances understanding of relation between intergroup contact and social change  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
For more than 50 years, social scientists and practitioners have suggested that having members of different groups interact with each other can be an effective tool... more
Groundbreaking study to investigate why cancer returns in some people and not others
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