A new potential target protein called c-Cbl has been recently discovered by Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) researchers that can possibly help them further understand the nature of colon cancer and the survival of patients with this disease.
Researchers from the UK have carried out one of the largest surveys of people’s first memories and discovered that almost 40% of people had a fictional first memory.
Concerns over ethical issues regarding the genetic modification of human embryos have been raised and an inquiry has found that there is “no absolute reason not to pursue it.”
According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) press release on Friday, they have approved the first drug that can treat smallpox.
“Invisible blood” that is present in a person’s stool may show an increased risk of mortality,
Visual blood in the stool is one of the symptoms of colorectal cancer. Hidden traces of blood can be detected with a laboratory test known as the fecal occult blood test (FOBT).
A new generation medication, known as N-acetyl cysteine (NAC), which was created to reduce crystal methamphetamine (ice) cravings in addicts, is now being examined in Australia.
An EnvisionTEC 3D-Bioplotter, a world leading bioprinter, has been purchased by the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
It has been discovered that the herpes simplex virus (HSV) plays a major role in Alzheimer’s disease and the antiherpetic medication dramatically affects the risk of dementia.
Compulsive sexual behaviour has been officially recognised as a mental disorder by the World Health Organization.
Robotic-assisted prostatectomy is providing the same results for urinary and erectile function as open prostatectomy.