• By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 12, 2020

    KEY ROLE OF IMMUNE CELLS IN BRAIN DEVELOPMENT

    Researchers have identified how specific brain cells interacting during development could be related to neurological and neuropsychiatric...

    Neurology, Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 12, 2020

    ARTIFICIAL TONES IN PERCEPTION EXPERIMENTS COULD BE MISSING THE MARK, RESEARCH

    Researchers who study how the brain processes sound have discovered the common practice of using artificial tones in perception experiments...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    FAST-SPREADING MUTATION HELPS COMMON FLU SUBTYPE ESCAPE IMMUNE RESPONSE

    Strains of a common subtype of influenza virus, H3N2, have almost universally acquired a mutation that effectively blocks antibodies...

    Flu
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    EXTRAORDINARY REGENERATION OF NEURONS IN ZEBRAFISH

    Biologists have discovered a uniquely rapid form of regeneration in injured neurons and their function in the central nervous system...

    Regard
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    IS COVID-19 WIDENING THE GENDER GAP IN ACADEMIC MEDICINE?

    A new study finds that fewer women were first authors on COVID-19-related research papers published in the first half of this year....

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    LIVING CLOSE TO GREEN SPACE BENEFITS GUT BACTERIA OF URBAN, FORMULA-FED INFANTS

    Living close to natural green space can mitigate some of the changes in infant gut bacteria associated with formula feeding, according...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    GENE YIELDS INSIGHTS INTO THE CAUSES OF NEURODEGENERATION

    Cornell researchers including Fenghua Hu, associate professor in the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and member of the...

    Brain, Alzheimer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    WHY STAKEHOLDERS IN 'WIND ENERGY VS BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION' CONFLICT HAVE LOW MUTUAL TRUST

    Each year, wind turbines are responsible for the death of hundreds of thousands of airborne animals such as bats. To find a constructive...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    FARMERS' CLIMATE CHANGE CONUNDRUM: LOW YIELDS OR REVENUE INSTABILITY

    Climate change will leave some farmers with a difficult conundrum, according to a new study by researchers from Cornell University...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    RESEARCHERS SOLVE A 50-YEAR-OLD ENZYME MYSTERY

    Advanced herbicides and treatments for infection may result from the unraveling of a 50-year-old mystery.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    PHYSICIANS GIVE FIRST COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF COVID-19'S EFFECTS OUTSIDE THE LUNG

    Based on their experience treating COVID-19, physicians have assembled critical information about the coronavirus's effects on organs...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    COULDN'T SOCIALLY DISTANCE? BLAME YOUR WORKING MEMORY

    A new study highlights the critical role that working memory capacity plays in social distancing compliance during the early stages...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    STUDY LINKS ABNORMALLY HIGH BLOOD SUGAR WITH HIGHER RISK OF DEATH IN COVID-19 PATIENTS NOT PREVIOUSLY DIAGNOSED WITH DIABETES

    New research from Wuhan, China shows that, in patients with COVID-19 but without a previous diagnosis of diabetes, abnormally high...

    Diabetes
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    STUDY PINPOINTS BRAIN CELLS THAT TRIGGER SUGAR CRAVINGS AND CONSUMPTION

    New research has identified for the first time the specific brain cells that control how much sugar you eat and how much you crave...

    Food, Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    SENSATION SEEKERS, RISK-TAKERS WHO EXPERIENCE MORE BITTERNESS APT TO DRINK IPAS

    People who seek novel and powerful sensations and are more prone to taking risks - and who perceive bitter tastes more intensely -...

    Power
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    IS WHAT I SEE, WHAT I IMAGINE? STUDY FINDS NEURAL OVERLAP BETWEEN VISION AND IMAGINATION

    Researchers report the results of a study using artificial intelligence and human brain studies to compare brain areas involved in...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 11, 2020

    BREAKTHROUGH WITH CANCER VACCINE

    Scientists have developed a new cancer vaccine with the potential to activate the body's immune system to fight a range of cancers,...

    Vaccination, Cancer, Breast, Breasts
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 10, 2020

    SCIENTISTS MAY HAVE FOUND ONE PATH TO A LONGER LIFE

    Mifepristone appears to extend lifespan in evolutionarily divergent species Drosophila and C. elegans in ways that suggest it may do...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 10, 2020

    NEW METHOD ESTIMATES RISKS OF HORMONE-DISRUPTING SUBSTANCES IN DRINKING WATER

    Researchers have developed a new method that can make it easier for public authorities to assess the health risks of hormone-disrupting...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jul 10, 2020

    NEONATAL EXPOSURE TO ANTIGENS OF COMMENSAL BACTERIA PROMOTES BROADER IMMUNE REPERTOIRE

    Researchers have added fresh evidence that early exposure to vaccine-, bacterial- or microbiota-derived antigens has a dramatic effect...

    Vaccination