• By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    FOUR TEAMS SUPPORTED BY SU2C FOCUS ON INCREASING DIVERSITY IN EARLY PHASE CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS

    Stand Up To Cancer today announced four teams focused on increasing diversity in early phase cancer clinical trials.

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    RESEARCH REVEALS DIFFERENCES IN THE GUT MICROBIOMES OF PEOPLE WITH ME/CFS

    The study was led by scientists at the Center for Infection and Immunity at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, as...

    Fatigue
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    COMPARISON OF PRE- AND POST-OMICRON DISEASE SEVERITY AMONG UNVACCINATED PEOPLE WITHOUT RISK FACTORS

    In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers in Sweden investigated coronavirus disease 2019 severity among...

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    A MICROBIOTA-DRIVEN MECHANISM UNDERLIES SEVERITY OF LEISHMANIASIS INFECTION

    In a recent study posed to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers in Brazil and the United States investigated the probable impact...

    Skin
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    CARDIOGEN AUTOMATED INTERPRETATION SYSTEM FOR DIAGNOSIS OF MONOGENIC CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES

    Monogenic cardiovascular disease is a genetic disease in which cardiovascular damage is the only or main phenotype. The total current...

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    NOVEL NUCLEAR MEDICINE IMAGING PROTOCOL CUTS COSTS AND RADIATION EXPOSURE FOR ALZHEIMER'S PATIENTS

    A novel nuclear medicine imaging protocol can take the place of two separate imaging scans for the evaluation of brain changes linked...

    Brain, Alzheimer
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    DESPITE HIGHER COVID RISK, ACTIVE PHYSICIANS HAD LOWER EXCESS MORTALITY THAN NONACTIVE PHYSICIANS

    In a recent study published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, researchers calculated excess deaths due to coronavirus disease...

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    PREVENTING, DIAGNOSING, AND TREATING CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IN WOMEN

    An article published in the journal Medical Clinics of North America provides recent updates on cardiovascular disease prevention,...

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    NEWEST VITAMIN B3 FAMILY MEMBER HAS BENEFICIAL EFFECTS ON MITOCHONDRIA IN THE HUMAN MUSCLE

    The newest vitamin B3 family member, nicotinamide riboside has been found to have beneficial effects on mitochondria in the human muscle.

    Vitamins
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    ULTRASOFT MATERIAL FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ON-SKIN, WEARABLE BIOELECTRONIC DEVICES

    With cancer, diabetes and heart disease among the leading causes of disability and death in the United States, imagine a long-term,...

    Disability, Diabetes, Cancer, Skin
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    DETECTION OF WILD POLIOVIRUS TYPE 3 IN THE NETHERLANDS

    Researchers detect wild poliovirus type 3 during the environmental surveillance of poliovirus essential facilities in the Netherlands.

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    NEW APPROACH TO MONITOR BLOOD FLOW IN THE FEET OF PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES

    Aston University scientists have discovered a more accurate way of checking the blood flow in the feet of patients with type 2 diabetes.

    Diabetes
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    RUDENESS BETWEEN COLLEAGUES LINKED TO INCREASED RISK OF WORKPLACE BULLYING

    Employees who have previously been the subject of rude behavior run a greater risk of being bullied at work. These are the findings...

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    COVID-19 DEATHS WORLDWIDE LARGELY ATTRIBUTED TO PEOPLE OVER 60 YEARS OF AGE

    Researchers examine COVID-19 mortality and vaccination progress in older adults worldwide.

    Vaccination
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    UPDATED ADVICE TO PREVENT HEALTHCARE-ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS FOCUSES ON HAND HYGIENE

    Five medical organizations are recommending updated best practices for hand hygiene to protect patients and staff in healthcare settings.

    Hands
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    CLUSTERED LIFESTYLE RISK FACTORS LINKED TO POOR MENTAL HEALTH IN EARLY ADULTHOOD

    Health is related to the outcomes of multiple risk factors that affect physical, mental, and social health. There is, however, little...

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT EFFORTS IN ALABAMA IDENTIFY PRIORITY COMMUNITIES FOR SARS-COV-2 TESTING

    Researchers promote SARS-CoV-2 testing among underserved communities in rural Alabama.

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    LIMITED EXPOSURE TO LANGUAGE DURING CHILDHOOD ALTERS ADULT BRAIN STRUCTURE

    Researchers assess the impact of restricted language access among children on the organization of the adult brain in specific language...

    Brain
  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    MACROPHAGES SUPPRESS ESCHERICHIA COLI LF82 GALLY PROPHAGE LYTIC CYCLE

    Researchers analyze prophages of the LF82 strain of adherent-invasive Escherichia coli to better understand their behavior in vitro...

  • By News Medical   -   Feb 9, 2023

    A NOVEL NOMENCLATURE SYSTEM FOR PATHOGENS LIKE SARS-COV-2

    Researchers develop an automated method to define pathogen lineages in phylogenetic trees.