• By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    NEW REVIEWS PROVIDE TIMELY UPDATES FOR SCHOLARS, PROFESSIONALS FOCUSED ON ANTIMICROBIAL RESEARCH

    The initial chapter of 'Anti-infective Research and Development: Updates on Infection Mechanisms and Treatments' covers the mode of...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    NEW STUDY COULD HELP TREAT PEOPLE WITH READING DISORDERS

    The uniquely human ability to read is the cornerstone of modern civilization, yet very little is understood about the effortless ability...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    EXPERTS URGE GOVERNMENTS TO RETHINK COVID-19 INFECTION CONTROL POLICIES FOR SCHOOLS

    An urgent rethink of infection control policies to keep COVID-19 infection at bay in schools is needed if primary schools are to be...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    NEW STUDY COULD MAKE CHEMICAL SYNTHESES MORE SUSTAINABLE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

    Pharmaceuticals, plastics, and many other chemical products have transformed human life. To prepare these products, chemists often...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    NEW TECHNIQUE MAY HELP ASSESS HAND INJURIES

    Scratch your nose. Write a text message. Reach for a glass of water. Most people take these simple movements - brain-hand behaviors...

    Hands, Nose, Brain
  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    NEW METHOD COULD HELP DETERMINE THE MOST APPROPRIATE TREATMENT FOR HIV PATIENTS

    A team co-led by a scientist at the University of California, Riverside, has developed a method to study how HIV mutates to escape...

    Vaccination
  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    NEW CYBER-BIOLOGICAL ATTACK CAN TRICK BIOLOGISTS INTO GENERATING DANGEROUS TOXINS

    An end-to-end cyber-biological attack, in which unwitting biologists may be tricked into generating dangerous toxins in their labs,...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    RESEARCHERS RECEIVE THREE-YEAR GRANT TO DEVELOP TREATMENT FOR TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

    Researchers at Montclair State University and Kessler Foundation received a three-year $456,710 grant from the New Jersey Commission...

    Brain
  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    NUCLEIC ACID-HYDROLYZING SCFV 3D8 EXHIBITS POTENT ANTIVIRAL EFFECTS ON SARS-COV-2

    3D8, a 27-kDa recombinant antibody fragment, was found in autoimmune-prone Murphy Roths Large mice. The single-chain variable fragment...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    FIBROMYALGIA DURING COVID-19, ANXIETY AND PAIN

    Early research on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic found persistent related anxiety in the general population. Researchers in the...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    POLITICIANS AND PUBLIC OFFICIALS FAIL TO HARNESS YOUNG PEOPLE'S PERSPECTIVES ON COVID-19 RECOVERY

    Decision-makers are failing to harness young people's potential to help shape pandemic responses, according to a major study that features...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    GOOD CHOLESTEROL HELPS SARS-COV-2 ENTER CELLS

    The researchers explained that the SARS-CoV-2 can infect human host cells after its viral spike protein binds to a cellular surface...

    Cholesterol
  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    MARINOMED PLANS A CLINICAL TRIAL WITH CARRAGELOSE NASAL SPRAY AS COVID-19 PROPHYLAXIS

    Marinomed Biotech AG, a globally operating biopharmaceutical company, is pleased to announce today that the Swansea University Medical...

    Plan
  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    FINANCIAL SYMPTOMS COULD BE USED AS EARLY PREDICTORS OF DEMENTIA

    A new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Federal Reserve Board of Governors found...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    LOW-INCOME BLACK HOUSEHOLDS DISPROPORTIONATELY AFFECTED BY COVID-19 SHUTDOWNS

    The alarming rate at which Covid-19 has killed Black Americans has highlighted the deeply embedded racial disparities in the U.S. health...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    CLONAL HEMATOPOIESIS LINKED TO SEVERE COVID-19

    Now, an international team of researchers from the USA, South Korea and Canada has found that clonal hematopoiesis is tied to the risk...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS IN FOODS CAN BLOCK THE FUNCTION OF KEY SARS-COV-2 ENZYME

    Chemical compounds in foods or beverages like green tea, muscadine grapes and dark chocolate can bind to and block the function of...

    Food
  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    RESEARCHERS REVEAL HOW SARS-COV-2 REACHES THE BRAIN

    Using post-mortem tissue samples, a team of researchers from Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin have studied the mechanisms by which...

    Brain
  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    INFECTION CONTROL, WIDESPREAD TESTING HELP REDUCE SARS-COV-2 TRANSMISSION IN SCHOOLS, STUDY FINDS

    Now, a team of researchers at the New York University Grossman School of Medicine explored which school policies had the most significant...

  • By News Medical   -   Dec 1, 2020

    WYSS INSTITUTE'S ERAPID TECHNOLOGY LICENSED TO THE IQ GROUP GLOBAL

    Today, the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University announced that its eRapid technology has been...