• Study shows how neuroactive steroids inhibit activity of pro-inflammatory proteins

    2 monthes ago - By News Medical

    For the first time, scientists discovered how neuroactive steroids naturally found in the brain and bloodstream inhibit the activity of a specific kind of protein called Toll-like receptors, which have been known to play a role in inflammation in many organs, including the brain.
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  • Use of liver grafts from older donors decreased despite better outcomes in recipients

    2 monthes ago - By News Medical

    More than 10 percent of patients waiting for a liver transplant die each year. This observational study looked at trends in the transplantation of livers from older donors and outcomes in recipients of these older livers from 2003 to 2016.
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  • Physical Activity Gives Older Men a Better Brain Boost: Study

    Physical Activity Gives Older Men a Better Brain Boost: Study

    2 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    Relationship between physical and brain fitness differs in older adults according to their gender. A new study finds that men have a stronger positive correlation between fitness and brain function than women.
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