03 Aug 2015
After infection with leishmaniasis, the skin retains a population of T cells that remember how to respond and fight previous infections, according to... +more
27 Jul 2015
A virus found in sewage has spawned a unique drug that targets plaques implicated in a host of brain-crippling diseases, including Alzheimer’s... +more
20 Jul 2015
Reducing high concentrations of a fatty molecule that is commonly found in people with diabetes and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease rapidly improves... +more
13 Jul 2015
Neuroscientists at Duke University have introduced a new paradigm for brain-machine interfaces that investigates the physiological properties and... +more
06 Jul 2015
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found that a type of genetic material called “microRNA” plays... +more
29 Jun 2015
Animals respond to fear in predictable ways. A mouse confronted with danger is likely to either freeze in place or run for its life. But how this... +more
22 Jun 2015
The average number of eggs for genetically modified mice (knockout mice) obtained using previous methods of superovulation induction is about 20 but... +more
15 Jun 2015
A study of three mice that spent 91 days on the International Space Station has found abnormalities in their skin. This is a record stay for any... +more
08 Jun 2015
A new technique for treating polycystic kidney disease has been identified by researchers at The University of Manchester and UCL. Published in... +more
01 Jun 2015
They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. The same can be said of the adult brain. Its connections are hard to change, while in children, novel... +more