• By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    MAKING HAPPINESS LAST LONGER

    The happiness derived from a purchase may last longer for those who set broader goals for the experience.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    BETTER CHEMO DRUG ADSORPTION ONTO TARGETED DELIVERY CAPSULES

    One of the challenges in cancer research is improving the delivery of chemo drugs to enhance their efficacy while decreasing the risk...

    Drugs, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    INTESTINAL BACTERIA PRODUCE ELECTRIC CURRENT FROM SUGAR

    Intestinal bacteria can create an electric current, according to a new study. The results are valuable for the development of drugs,...

    Drugs
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    NEW HURDLE FOR DEVELOPING IMMUNOTHERAPIES

    A new discovery tosses a new wrench into the process of building better molecules to develop immunotherapies.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    NEW TEST KIT FOR QUICK, ACCURATE AND LOW-COST SCREENING OF DISEASES

    A multidisciplinary team of researchers has developed a portable, easy-to-use device for quick and accurate screening of diseases....

    Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    COLON CANCER IS CAUSED BY BACTERIA AND CELL STRESS

    Scientists have made an unexpected discovery while investigating the triggering factors of colon cancer: Cell stress in combination...

    Stress, Tumors, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    FATHER'S OBESITY IN EARLY PUBERTY DOUBLES ASTHMA-RISK FOR FUTURE OFFSPRING

    Boys who have considerable weight gain between childhood and puberty, double the risk of having asthma as an adult, and for future...

    Obesity, Asthma
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    HOW CELLS REPURPOSE THEIR GARBAGE DISPOSAL SYSTEMS TO PROMOTE INFLAMMATION

    Researchers have unraveled new insights into the way cells leverage G-protein-coupled receptors and their cellular waste disposal systems...

    Drugs, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    USE OF ELECTRICAL BRAIN STIMULATION TO FOSTER CREATIVITY HAS SWEEPING IMPLICATIONS

    Researchers address neuro-ethical concerns associated with the increasing use of transcranial electrical stimulation .

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    EATING FOODS WITH LOW NUTRITIONAL QUALITY RATINGS LINKED TO CANCER RISK IN LARGE EUROPEAN COHORT

    The consumption of foods with higher scores on the British Food Standards Agency nutrient profiling system , reflecting a lower nutritional...

    Nutrition, Food, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    A NEW DEFENDER FOR YOUR SENSE OF SMELL

    New research increases understanding of a mysterious sensory cell located in the olfactory epithelium, the patch of nasal tissue that...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    DISTANCE HELPS RE-FUEL THE HEART

    Separated entry and exit doors for calcium keep energy production smooth in the powerhouses of heart cells.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    WHY SOME HUMAN GENES ARE MORE POPULAR WITH RESEARCHERS THAN OTHERS

    Historical bias is a key reason why biomedical researchers continue to study the same 10 percent of all human genes while ignoring...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    CRISPR SCREEN REVEALS NEW TARGETS IN MORE THAN HALF OF ALL SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMAS

    Researchers sheds light on p63 activity in squamous cell carcinoma of the lung, providing an actionable path forward to drug development...

    Drugs, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    CAPITALIZING ON SLEEP-WAKE CYCLE CAN DRASTICALLY INCREASE DIGITAL AD PROFITS FROM SOCIAL MEDIA

    New research shows digital content platforms can increase traffic to their websites from social media and boost digital ad profits...

    Sleep
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    HARDWIRED FOR LAZINESS? TESTS SHOW THE HUMAN BRAIN MUST WORK HARD TO AVOID SLOTH

    Society has encouraged people to be more physically active, yet we are actually becoming less active. This new study offers a possible...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    IS EMAIL EVIL? BOSSES ARE GETTING BOXED IN BY THEIR INBOX

    New research shows that bosses struggle, like the rest of us, to keep up with email demands. What makes managers unique is that email...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    COSMETICALLY SMOOTHING OVER VISIBLE FACIAL SCARS

    A novel cosmetic product, designed to fill small to moderate facial scars, has shown promise in covering such deformities in a small...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    NEUROSCIENCE OF ENVY: ACTIVATED BRAIN REGION WHEN OTHERS ARE REWARDED REVEALED

    Researchers showed that part of the macaque brain alters the sense of value felt upon receiving a reward in a manner dependent on the...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TRANSPARENT LOUDSPEAKERS AND MICS THAT LET YOUR SKIN PLAY MUSIC

    An international team of researchers has presented an innovative wearable technology that will turn your skin into a loudspeaker.

    Skin