• By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    ONLINE COOKING GAME SHOWS PROMISE FOR REDUCING FOOD POISONING IN HOMES

    Have you ever fallen ill from food you've eaten? It happens 23 million times every year in Europe. Researchers have investigated what...

    Food
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    STUDY REVEALS HOW ZBP1 COULD LEAD TO A CYTOKINE STORM DURING COVID-19

    Scientists from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have shown that the innate immune sensor, ZBP1, and its associated inflammatory...

    Hospital
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    HIGHER EXCESS MORTALITY FOUND IN MASSACHUSETTS DURING OMICRON PERIOD THAN THE DELTA PERIOD

    The COVID-19 pandemic has led to excess deaths -; a higher number of fatalities than would be expected over a given period.

  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    NEUROSCIENTISTS PINPOINT BRAIN MECHANISM RESPONSIBLE FOR COMMON TYPE OF AGE-RELATED MEMORY LOSS

    Working with rats, neuroscientists at Johns Hopkins University have pinpointed a mechanism in the brain responsible for a common type...

    Brain
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    MONTEFIORE EINSTEIN CANCER CENTER PARTNERS WITH THE PRICE FAMILY FOUNDATION TO ADVANCE CANCER EQUITY

    The National Cancer Institute-designated Montefiore Einstein Cancer Center has partnered with the Price Family Foundation to fund eight...

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    SCIENTISTS DISCOVER HOW IMMUNE PROTEINS DEFEND PLANTS AGAINST INVADING MICROORGANISMS

    Scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research and the University of Cologne, Germany, have discovered a novel...

  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    NEW TRAINING SCHEME FOR CONVOLUTIONAL NEURAL NETWORKS AUTOMATES CELL SEGMENTATION AND COUNTING

    The use of machine learning to perform blood cell counts for diagnosis of disease instead of expensive and often less accurate cell...

  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    NEW ANALYSIS FINDS INCREASE IN SUCCESS AND EFFICIENCY OF CHRONIC TOTAL OCCLUSION PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION

    A new analysis of PROGRESS-CTO (PROspective Global REgiStry for the Study of Chronic Total Occlusion Intervention;), an international...

    Registry
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    STUDY FINDS NO DIFFERENCE IN SURVIVAL BETWEEN PATIENTS TREATED WITH PACLITAXEL DRUG-COATED DEVICES AND NON-DCDS

    New long-term data from the Safety Assessment of Femoropopliteal Endovascular Treatment With PAclitaxel-coated Devices study were presented...

    Drugs
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    RESEARCHERS ANALYZE THE DEVELOPMENT AND GENETIC PROFILE OF BRAIN'S IMMUNE CELLS

    Thanks to over a century of modern neuroscience, we have made significant strides in our understanding of the brain. Nonetheless, we...

    Brain
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    BINARY AMPLITUDE-ONLY HOLOGRAMS WITH DRUG-ELUTION CAPABILITIES

    Holographic devices are used for security enhancement, entertainment, 3D display technologies and augmented reality but not limited...

    Drugs
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    DISCOVERIES MAY LEAD TO NEW WAYS TO TREAT PATIENTS WITH ALLAN-HERNDON-DUDLEY SYNDROME

    Two recent discoveries co-led by scientists at Cedars-Sinai may help lead to new ways to treat patients with Allan-Herndon-Dudley syndrome...

    Brain, Disability
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    A NANO-SIZED NEUROMORPHIC MEMORY DEVICE SIMULTANEOUSLY EMULATES NEURONS AND SYNAPSES

    Researchers have reported a nano-sized neuromorphic memory device that emulates neurons and synapses simultaneously in a unit cell,...

    Brain
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    RESEARCH DETAILS HOW WHITE RACIAL EXTREMIST VIEWS TAKE HOLD AND OFFERS SOLUTIONS

    When a self-described white supremacist murdered 10 people in a racially motivated attack in Buffalo, New York, some questioned his...

  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    APOB-SPECIFIC T CELLS MAY CONTRIBUTE TO INFLAMMATION AND FURTHER THE PROGRESSION OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS

    Preventing atherosclerosis, the underlying cause of heart disease, means scientists need to understand how immune cells drive inflammation...

  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    LIVER ACUITY CIRCLE ALLOCATION POLICY ASSOCIATED WITH PROCUREMENT DELAYS

    A national policy change to facilitate the broader sharing of donor livers through "acuity circles" has resulted in procurement delays,...

  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    BLOOD-BASED BIOMARKER CAN PREDICT THE BENEFIT OF IMMUNOTHERAPY TO LUNG CANCER PATIENTS

    A blood-based tumor biomarker can predict the benefit of immunotherapy to patients with non-small cell lung cancer, according to a...

    Tumors, Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    STUDY OUTLINES RISK FACTORS FOR AUTOIMMUNE HEPATITIS AFTER LIVER TRANSPLANT

    A multicenter study performed by a large international consortium that includes UT Southwestern has outlined a set of risk factors...

    Hepatitis
  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    INNOVATIVE APP FOUND TO BE AS GOOD AS GASTROENTEROLOGISTS AT CHARACTERIZING STOOL SAMPLES

    An innovative mobile phone application was found to be as good as expert gastroenterologists at characterizing stool specimens, according...

  • By News Medical   -   May 23, 2022

    MOLECULAR TARGET DISCOVERY OPENS NEW PATHWAYS FOR DEVELOPING EFFECTIVE ANTI-ANGIOGENIC CANCER THERAPY

    Researchers with The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research...

    Drugs, Hospital, Cancer