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A blood test may determine the quality of women’s eggs before a fertility treatment

20 de September de 2018 | 12:00 pm
A blood test will allow knowing the level of fertility of the women before undergoing an assisted fertilization treatment, according to a study published...

There have been 18.1 million new worldwide cases of cancer in 2018 so far

19 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has published the latest estimates of the global epidemiological burden of cancer during 2018. The World...

Contrary to current recommendations, full-fat dairy products may reduce rate of cardiovascular disease

18 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A new study challenges the vision on the effects of dairy products consumption and cardiovascular disease. The intake of three servings per day of...

Sleep apnea favors lung cancer growth in young subjects

17 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Thanks to an experiment in mice, a team of Spanish scientists has shown that sleep apnea promotes growth in lung cancer in younger individuals....

Muscle strength training improves cardiovascular health

13 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Exercises to increase muscle strength optimizes cardiovascular health through non obvious mechanisms, such as the release of heart-healthy substances by the skeletal muscles, called...

Innovative treatment for cerebral edema

12 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
When a brain injury occurs due to a tumor, stroke or infection, the barrier that covers the cells of this organ is broken, allowing...

Spanish researchers propose using ‘cognitive reserve’ as an indicator of evolution and treatment of severe mental illness

11 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Cognitive reserve is a concept that refers to the brain’s ability to better cope with brain-deterioration conditions, and acts as a compensation mechanism in...

A nanodrug shows effective in targeting metastasis in models of colorectal cancer

10 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A new drug works like a drone that identifies metastatic stem cells, administers the drug and destroys only these cells, blocking the metastasis. This...

Activated neutrophils, possible risk factor in the development of liver failure

9 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
All human beings have an innate immune system, made up of different cells in charge of executing the primary response of our organism against...

How do cells survive when their breathing is compromised?

8 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
An international team of researchers has found a cellular mechanism unknown so far that can influence acute episodes of oxygen deprivation in tissues, such...
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