• By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 14, 2019

    HIGH SOCIAL SUPPORT ASSOCIATED WITH LESS VIOLENCE AMONG MALE TEENS IN URBAN NEIGHBORHOODS

    Researchers find that the presence of adult social support is linked to less violence among at-risk teen boys.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    PREDICTING RISK OF HEART FAILURE FOR DIABETES PATIENTS WITH HELP FROM MACHINE LEARNING

    A new study unveils a new, machine-learning derived model that can predict, with a high degree of accuracy, future heart failure among...

    Diabetes
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    NEW WAY TO TARGET CANCER'S DIVERSITY AND EVOLUTION

    Scientists have revealed close-up details of a vital molecule involved in the mix and match of genetic information within cells - opening...

    Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    HOW IL-6 ALLOWS THE IMMUNE RESPONSE TO DEVELOP FOR A KEY CELL, THE T FOLLICULAR HELPER

    A preclinical study shows how the interplay of two interleukin signaling proteins, IL-6 and IL-2, affects the development of T follicular...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    GENE EDITING TOOL GETS SHARPENED BY WFIRM TEAM

    Scientists have fine-tuned their delivery system to deliver a DNA editing tool to alter DNA sequences and modify gene function. The...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    THERAPEUTIC STRATEGIES FOR PREGNANT WOMEN WITH LUPUS

    A highly gender-biased disease, lupus afflicts females some nine times more than males. Because of the disease's unpredictable turns...

    Pregnant, Pregnancy
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    ANESTHETIC DRUG SEVOFLURANE IMPROVES SEPSIS OUTCOMES, ANIMAL STUDY REVEALS

    Patients with sepsis often require surgery or imaging procedures under general anesthesia, yet there is no standard regimen for anesthetizing...

    Drugs
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    LH DIPEPTIDE MAY IMPROVE MENTAL HEALTH

    Researchers have made discoveries regarding the effect of the dipeptide Leucine-Histidine in suppressing microglial activation and...

    Regard, Food, Depression
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    DISABLED PEOPLE IN UK MARGINALIZED BY PAPERWORK AND PROGRAMS WHICH AIM TO HELP THEM

    Research shows disabled people face being marginalized by the very programs that are designed to help them. Projects and welfare systems...

    Face, Disability
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    ADDRESSING SERIOUS ILLNESS WITH A SERIOUS QUESTION TO CLINICIANS

    A question: 'Would you be surprised if this patient died in the next month?' - posed to elicit a clinician's overall impression of...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    SPEEDING UP THE DRUG DISCOVERY PROCESS TO HELP PATIENTS

    An international research team is perfecting a method to predict the potential clinical implications of new drugs before clinical trials...

    Drugs
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    HOW NEW LOOPS IN DNA PACKAGING HELP US MAKE DIVERSE ANTIBODIES

    It's long been known that our immune cells mix and match bits of genetic code to make new kinds of antibodies to fight newly encountered...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    FEW PEOPLE WITH PEANUT ALLERGY TOLERATE PEANUT AFTER STOPPING ORAL IMMUNOTHERAPY

    Studies have shown that peanut oral immunotherapy - ingesting small, controlled amounts of peanut protein - can desensitize adults...

    Allergies
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    FOCUS POINTS TO REDUCE OPIOID OVERDOSE DEATHS IDENTIFIED

    A new study identifies specific locations where medication and harm reduction services for people with opioid use disorder should be...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    NANOMATERIAL CREATED THAT IS BOTH TWISTED AND UNTWISTED AT THE SAME TIME

    A new nanomaterial could solve a conundrum faced by scientists probing some of the most promising types of future pharmaceuticals.

    Face
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    PARASITOLOGY: MOTHER CELLS AS ORGANELLE DONORS

    Microbiologists have discovered a recycling process in the eukaryotic parasite Toxoplasma gondii that plays a vital role in the organism's...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    TINY BUBBLES IN OUR BODY COULD FIGHT CANCER BETTER THAN CHEMO

    Healthy cells in our body release nano-sized bubbles that transfer genetic material such as DNA and RNA to other cells. It's your DNA...

    Drugs, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    SLOWER GROWTH IN WORKING MEMORY LINKED TO TEEN DRIVING CRASHES

    Research into why adolescent drivers are involved in motor vehicle crashes, the leading cause of injury and death among 16- to 19-year-olds...

    Brain, Adolescence
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    'COMMUNITIES THAT CARE' PREVENTION SYSTEM HELPS TO PROTECT YOUTH

    Students in Pennsylvania school districts that participated in Communities that Care coalitions were significantly less likely to use...

    Alcohol
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 13, 2019

    SPECIALIZED TRAINING BENEFITS YOUNG STEM RESEARCHERS

    Young college students are capable of leading real research. And according to a new study, students in FRI do better when the instructors...