Voluntary collective isolation is best response to COVID-19 for indigenous populations

Chapman University-Led study shows researchers collaborating with tribal leadership and government to develop and implement a COVID-19 prevention plan Credit: Tsimane Health and Life History Project Team Orange,...

Johns Hopkins launches new center for ‘immunoengineering’ research

If the saying that two heads are better than one is true, then joining two fields of science may be better than one to spur more advances in medicine. With a $6.7 million, five-year...

Triplet-targeted therapy improves survival for patients with advanced colorectal cancer and BRAF mutations

Phase III trial may change standard of care for up to 15% of colorectal cancer patients Credit: MD Anderson Cancer Center BARCELONA — The three-drug combination of encorafenib,...

A 20-Year Journey to Nail Down an Undruggable Cancer Target

The ultimate goal of cancer research is to bring to the market a treatment that improves the treatment of patients lacking options. Laura Soucek, CEO of the startup Peptomyc, shares the story of her...

Biotechnology dept collects over 500 tonnes plastic waste – Daily Pioneer

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal held a meeting with principal scientific advisor to the Government of India, Professor K Vijay Raghavan, department of biotechnology, experts from IIT, Delhi, representative of Denmark and officers of Municipal...

Study sheds light on fatty acid’s role in ‘chemobrain’ and multiple sclerosis

Researchers find lipids responsible for neural function are highly active and not inert as traditionally believed Credit: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center HOUSTON — Medical...

Supervised fun, exercise both provide psychosocial benefit to children with obesity

Credit: Phil Jones, Senior Photographer, Augusta University AUGUSTA, Ga. (July 2, 2019) -A program with clear rules, routines and activities, attentive adults and a chance to interact with peers appears to work as well at...

Argonne’s new menu of data storage software helps scientists realize findings earlier

Credit: Argonne National Laboratory Most scientists, no matter their discipline, rely on data storage systems to help them draw conclusions from their work. But their needs are vastly...

New technique reduces cell damage, improves IVF rates

Motile sperm are difficult to collect with a conventional cell sorter because they are vulnerable to physical damage. A research collaboration between Kumamoto and Kyoto Universities in Japan has developed a technique that uses a...

Update: Swedish Medical Device Fails to Treat Spinal Cord Injury

Update (21/11/2019): The Swedish biotech BioArctic has terminated the clinical development of a biodegradable implant that is designed to treat spinal cord injury by encouraging the regrowth of nerve cells. The decision was made when...

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