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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
A 'sprayable gel' embedded with nanoparticles carrying drugs that boost immunity controlled tumor recurrence at surgery site and at distant sites in mice.
Posted on 14 December 2018 | 6:00 pm
A simple way of linking vancomycin to an antimicrobial peptide led to a fivefold increase in the antibiotic's power against an infectious bacterium.
Posted on 6 November 2018 | 6:00 pm
Mice treated with small molecules that stop bacteria forming toxins survived MRSA infection without the need for antibiotics, study found.
Posted on 19 October 2018 | 7:00 pm
The potency of cancer treatments is often reduced by a lack of oxygen in and around the tumor. Researchers have found an existing drug that might help.
Posted on 19 October 2018 | 10:00 am
Increased body levels of a compound that the liver makes could control high blood pressure without having to exercise or eat less salt, study suggests.
Posted on 18 October 2018 | 7:00 pm
Clonazepam and Xanax both belong to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines. As a result, they are quite similar, but doctors may prescribe them for different reasons. Learn more about the differences in their uses, effects, and dosages here.
Posted on 12 October 2018 | 6:00 pm
The molecular pathways involved in the development of near- and farsightedness are different, according to an animal study of gene changes in the retina.
Posted on 10 October 2018 | 7:00 pm
An antipsychotic drug that is used to treat Tourette's syndrome shows promising results against triple-negative breast cancer in a study of cells and mice.
Posted on 9 October 2018 | 7:00 pm
We discuss five unusual medical procedures from ancient civilizations and more recent history. The journey toward medical discovery has been a bumpy ride.
Posted on 3 October 2018 | 6:00 pm