• By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    GENETIC STUDY IDENTIFIES SIX NEW GENE REGIONS ASSOCIATED WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES IN CHILDREN

    This article outlines a recent study which identified six novel gene regions in children who are at risk of type 1 diabetes.

    Diabetes
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    NEW BIODEGRADABLE SENSORS COULD ASSIST DOCTORS WHEN EXAMINING SERIOUS HEALTH CONDITIONS

    This article features the recent development of biodegradable sensors which can be used to assist doctors when monitoring chronic health...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    UNIQSIS' NOVEL REACTOR SYSTEM FOR CONTINUOUS FLOW SYNTHESIS

    Uniqsis reports how chemists at the School of Pharmacy, University College London have been using a FlowSyn continuous flow reactor...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    HSS ORDERS SECTRA'S 3D PRE-OPERATIVE PLANNING SOLUTION FOR IMPROVING PATIENT OUTCOMES

    International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra announces that Hospital for Special Surgery , one of the most renowned...

    Plan, Hospital
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    GENEVAC OFFERS MIVAC DNA FOR EFFICIENT CONCENTRATION OF NUCLEIC ACIDS

    The miVac DNA centrifugal sample concentrator from Genevac is purpose designed to efficiently remove water and organic solvents from...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    BMG LABTECH'S AUSTRALIAN OFFICE CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF INNOVATION AND GROWTH IN APAC REGION

    This year, BMG LABTECH's Australian office celebrates 20 years of innovation and steady growth. The office was established in January...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    WOMEN DO NOT RECEIVE TIMELY DIAGNOSIS FOR HEART DISEASE

    A recent study has indicated that women who start menstruating at the age of 11 or earlier, or enter menopause before 47 have a higher...

    Stroke, Menopause, Miscarriage
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    METHODS FROM OPTOGENETICS, MACHINE LEARNING SHOULD HELP IMPROVE TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR STROKE PATIENTS

    Methods from optogenetics and machine learning should help improve treatment options for stroke patients. Researchers from Heidelberg...

    Stroke, Brain
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    SCIENTISTS DISCOVER POSSIBLE CAUSE OF COLONIAL-ERA EPIDEMIC IN MEXICO

    An international team of scientists has identified the possible cause of a colonial-era epidemic in Mexico. Using new techniques in...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    SYSTEMATIC BRIGHT LIGHT EXPOSURE CAN IMPROVE SLEEP IN PEOPLE TREATED FOR CANCER

    Results of a randomized controlled trial suggest that systematic bright light exposure can improve sleep for fatigued people who have...

    Sleep, Fatigue, Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    SCIENTISTS IDENTIFY SIX NEW GENE REGIONS THAT MAY HELP TREAT TYPE 1 DIABETES

    Six novel chromosomal regions identified by scientists leading a large, prospective study of children at risk for type 1 diabetes will...

    Diabetes
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    THREE-DIMENSIONAL ORGANIZATION OF GENOME PLAYS KEY ROLE IN GENE EXPRESSION, CELL FATE

    Scientists have long been reading the code of life - the genome -, as a sequence of letters but now researchers have also started exploring...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    INTERNATIONAL SOS, CHATHAM HOUSE SIGN PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT TO FURTHER ADVANCE GLOBAL HEALTH SECURITY AGENDA

    Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, and International SOS, the world's leading medical and travel security...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    EXD2 ENZYME FACILITATES PROTEIN PRODUCTION IN MITOCHONDRIA

    Researchers from the Genomic Instability and Cancer Laboratory at Institute for Research in Biomedicine have identified a key role...

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    NEW BRAIN IMAGING TECHNIQUES SHOW HOW INFANTS' BRAINS PROCESS ‘TOUCH'

    Touch is the first of the five senses to develop, yet scientists know far less about the baby's brain response to touch than to, say,...

    Mom, Face, Brain, Baby
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    AGILE ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES PROGRAM FOR ITS ANNUAL TECHNICAL CONFERENCE, DELIVER:AGILE 2018

    Today Agile Alliance is pleased to announce the program for its annual technical conference, deliver:Agile 2018. Formerly known as...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    A NEW STRATEGY PROPOSED FOR DRUG DISCOVERY

    A joint industry/academia study of a cancer target protein reveals unusual relation between binding site flexibility and drug-target...

    Drugs, Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    NEURONAL LOSS IS VERY LIMITED IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE, SHOWS NEW STUDY

    Frequently encountered in the elderly, Alzheimer's is considered a neurodegenerative disease, which means that it is accompanied by...

    Alzheimer
  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    EPSRC CALLS FOR APPLICATIONS FOR COHORT-BASED DOCTORAL TRAINING

    One of the UK's largest investments in training for engineering and the physical sciences was announced today by the Engineering and...

  • By News Medical   -   Jan 17, 2018

    RESEARCH: MEN WHO LACK HSD17B4 GENE MAY BE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO TREATMENT-RESISTANT PROSTATE CANCER

    Cleveland Clinic researchers have confirmed for the first time a mechanistic link between the gene HSD17B4 and deadly, treatment-resistant...

    Prostate, Cancer