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Scientists have shown how a drug cocktail of four compounds can convert glia, or support cells, next to damaged neurons into new working neurons.
Posted on 11 February 2019 | 6:00 pm
Scientists have identified a number of synthetic cannabinoid compounds that can halt the growth of several types of human colorectal cancer cells.
Posted on 8 February 2019 | 5:00 pm
According to one intriguing new study, antibiotics may disrupt bone health by interacting with gut bacteria and the immune system.
Posted on 28 January 2019 | 9:00 am
Neuroprotective treatment with the small molecule Sephin1, significantly delayed loss of myelin and damage to cells in a mouse model of MS.
Posted on 18 January 2019 | 6:00 pm
By exploiting cancer cells' innate adaptability, scientists halt invasive spread in mice by transforming malignant breast cancer cells into fat cells.
Posted on 15 January 2019 | 6:00 pm
An experimental therapy that targets two growth pathways reduced cancer cell proliferation and spread in mice with triple-negative breast cancer.
Posted on 7 January 2019 | 6:00 pm
Newly identified bacteria in Irish soil long used in folk medicine stops growth of MRSA and three other superbugs behind antibiotic-resistant infections.
Posted on 3 January 2019 | 6:00 pm
A new drug combination that spurs adult human beta cells on to regenerate at an unprecedented 5–8 percent per day is a big step toward a diabetes cure.
Posted on 2 January 2019 | 6:00 pm
A study finds a previously unknown mechanism that quietens adult stem cells and could be a disruptor of myelin repair in inflammatory diseases, such as MS.
Posted on 19 December 2018 | 6:00 pm
Kefir is credited with a range of health benefits. Recently, researchers tried to boost levels of one of its active ingredients using ultrasound.
Posted on 16 December 2018 | 12:00 pm