MDR TB

A new drug could be the answer to MDR TB

Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR TB) an be cured in 80% of patients, according to a clinical trial conducted by doctors in Belarus. They spent...
pregnancy

Omega 3 could boost baby brain and vision

Women could enhance the development of their unborn child's eyesight and brain function by regularly eating omega-3 rich fatty fish during pregnancy, say researchers...
antisense

Antisense approach to regenerate pancreatic cells

Type 2 diabetes is caused by a progressive loss of insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas, and current remedies can’t do much beyond just...
neurons

Neurons Reliably Respond to Straight Lines

Single neurons in the brain's primary visual cortex can reliably detect straight lines, even though the cellular makeup of the neurons is constantly changing,...
resistant

A non-antibiotic therapy for resistant infections

Stabilizing viral vectors for gene therapy; a non-antibiotic approach to resistant infections The viral vectors that are used to transport therapeutic genes into the body...
asthma blood cancer

New Drug combination out throws “Blood cancer”

Researchers have developed a promising targeted strategy to treat chemotherapy resistant acute myeloid leukemia (AML)  a type of blood cancer and a diagnostic test...
asthma blood cancer

Asthma drug’s success determined by a protein

A novel study, succeeded in identifying patients with a form of severe asthma by measuring periostin concentrations in their airways. It can range from very...
turmeric

Turmeric can lower risks of cancer

Curcumin in turmeric targets aggressive and lethal forms of cancer while leaving noncancerous cells unharmed. A recent study demonstrates turmeric’s potential to target some...
artificial intelligence

Artificial Intelligence could increase survival of Sepsis patients

Scientists have created an artificial intelligence system that could help treat patients with sepsis by predicting the best treatment strategy. The AI system analyzed the...
longetivity

Longetivity vitamins prolong healthy aging

There are previously unrecognized roles of vitamins and minerals, that worked in promoting longetivity and fended off chronic diseases. A new study suggests that...