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Smoking May Boost Irregular Heart Beat Risk

17 de July de 2018 | 1:00 pm
The more you smoke, the greater your chances of developing a common heart rhythm disorder that increases your risk of stroke and early death,...

Yale-developed test for Alzheimer’s disease directly measures synaptic loss

16 de July de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Yale researchers have tested a new method for directly measuring synaptic loss in individuals with Alzheimer’s disease. The method, which uses PET imaging technology...

Products of omega-3 fatty acid metabolism may have anticancer effects, study shows

15 de July de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A class of molecules formed when the body metabolizes omega-3 fatty acids could inhibit cancer’s growth and spread, University of Illinois researchers report in...

HPV Shot Eliminates Advanced Skin Cancer in 97-Year-Old

14 de July de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Two years ago, Ian McKenzie thought his mom’s remaining days were dwindling. The 97-year-old woman had developed a severe case of what was thought...

Immune-Based Therapy May Help When Melanoma Spreads to Brain

13 de July de 2018 | 12:00 pm
A type of therapy that harnesses the immune system is giving new hope to people battling a once hopeless cancer — melanoma that’s spread...

Stem cell mutations linked to hydrocephalus

11 de July de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Hydrocephalus is characterized by a dangerous buildup of pressure on the brain caused by excessive amounts of fluid. Researchers have long believed that the...

Training artificial intelligence with artificial X-rays

10 de July de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Artificial intelligence (AI) holds real potential for improving both the speed and accuracy of medical diagnostics. But before clinicians can harness the power of...

Natural Lipid Acts as Potent Anti-Inflammatory

9 de July de 2018 | 1:00 pm
National Institutes of Health researchers have identified a naturally occurring lipid—a waxy, fatty acid—used by a disease-causing bacterium to impair the host immune response...

Scientists Develop Way to Create Drugs Without Side Effects

6 de July de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A new technique for precisely targeting molecules within cells is paving the way for safer drugs that are free of side effects. Researcher J....

Researchers Derives Muscle Stem Cells from Teratomas

5 de July de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School have developed a process to regenerate skeletal muscle cells in mice with muscular dystrophy. The unlikely...
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