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May 19, 2019

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Long associated with decreased risk of cancer, broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables -- the family of plants that also ... read more
Researchers have developed a specialized microscope that has the potential ability to both diagnose diseases that include skin cancer and perform incredibly precise surgery ... read more
Researchers have pinpointed a key reason why people are more likely to get sick and even die from flu during winter months: ... read more
Scientists have used an experimental therapy that relies on bacteria-infecting viruses collected, in part, through HHMI's SEA-PHAGES program to fight a Mycobacterium ... read more
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Clinical Trial Improves Treatment of Genetic Rickets

A new study shows a drug to alleviate symptoms of a rare musculoskeletal condition is significantly more effective than conventional ... read more

A New Approach to Targeting Cancer Cells

A research team has come up with a new approach to targeting cancer cells that circumvents a challenge faced by currently available cancer ... read more

Researchers discuss how time of day affects the severity of afflictions ranging from allergies to heart ... read more

A revolutionary new study using only materials derived from humans has revealed that insulin-producing beta cells can change their function in diabetes -- and that this change may be ... read more

A multidisciplinary team has provided new insight into underlying mechanisms controlling the precise size of cells. The researchers found that 'the adder,' a function that guides cells to ... read more

Molecular Structure of One of Alzheimer's Stickier Culprits

Researchers have mapped the molecular structure and dynamics of an aggressive protein modification that spurs on Alzheimer's disease. A new study offers greater understanding of the microscopic, ... read more

Colorectal Cancer Incidence on the Rise Among Young Adults in Several High-Income Countries

The incidence of colon and rectal cancer in adults younger than 50 years has increased substantially over the latest available 10-year period in several high-income countries, going against a decline ... read more

Bowel Cancer Rising Among Young Adults in Europe

The rate of bowel cancer -- otherwise known as colorectal cancer or CRC -- is rising among adults aged 20-49 in Europe, suggests new ... read more

'Smart' Insulin Could Prevent Hypoglycemia During Diabetes Treatment

Bioengineers have developed a new type of insulin that could help prevent hypoglycemia in people who use the drug to manage ... read more

Mining 25 Years of Data Uncovers a New Predictor of Age of Onset for Huntington Disease

Investigators have examined more than 25 years of data to reveal new insights into predicting the age of onset for Huntington ... read more

Scientists Develop Technology to Capture Tumor Cells

Instead of searching for a needle in a haystack, what if you were able to sweep the entire haystack to one side, leaving only the needle behind? That's the strategy researchers followed in ... read more

Children Who Use Asthma Tracking App Have Better Disease Control and Fewer Hospital Visits

An app that allows parents and doctors to monitor a child's asthma has a big impact on managing the disease. When families monitored symptoms with eAsthma Tracker and adjusted care accordingly, ... read more

3D-Printed 'Hyperelastic Bone' May Help Generate New Bone for Skull Reconstruction

Defects of the skull and facial bones can pose difficult challenges for plastic and reconstructive surgeons. A synthetic material called hyperelastic bone -- readily produced by 3D-printing -- could ... read more

How Host-Cell Enzymes Combat the Coronavirus

Host-cell enzymes called PARP12 and PARP14 are important for inhibiting mutant forms of a coronavirus, according to a new ... read more

Changes in gene activity in specific brain cells are associated with the severity of autism in children and young adults with the disorder, according to a new ... read more

Early Weight-Loss Surgery May Improve Type 2 Diabetes, Blood Pressure Outcomes

Despite similar weight loss, teens who had gastric bypass surgery were significantly more likely to have remission of both type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure, compared to adults who had the same ... read more

Neuroscientists have discovered an area of the brain, the insular cortex, that processes painful experiences and thereby drives learning from aversive ... read more

Preventive Measures Can Reduce Foot Parasite in Children

Tungiasis is a neglected tropical disease caused by penetrated sand fleas which burrow into the skin of the feet. Public health policies such as sealing house and classroom floors and daily feet ... read more

Could Better Tests Help Reverse the Rise of Drug-Resistant Infections?

Faster, more accurate tests for drug-resistant infections are hailed as a promising tool in the fight against antibiotic resistance, so much so that the US and Britain are offering millions in prize ... read more

Electric Car Switch on for Health Benefits

Could the health benefits and reduced costs to healthcare systems be enough to justify subsidizing charging infrastructure to allow society to switch from the internal combustion engine to electric ... read more

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