Friday, October 30, 2020




Obesity may challenge attempts to reduce man-made carbon dioxide emissions –

A new analysis suggests that the increasing average body size of people on Earth, in addition to the growing world population may further challenge attempts to reduce man-made carbon dioxide emissions, according to a paper published online in Obesity, the fla…

Atomic-level structure of cardiac sodium channel –

Atomic-level studies of the architecture of tiny sodium channel proteins, critical to generating electrical signals that start off each beat of the heart, are imparting striking details about their function, malfunctions, disruption by many disease mutations,…

Beyond H&E Staining: How Spatial Molecular Analysis Is Driving Biomarker Discovery –

An interview with Shannon Cornett Ph.D, discussing the use of MALDI-guided spatial molecular analysis for biomarker discovery.

Proportion of powerful painkiller poisonings among children has increased, shows study –

The proportion of high-strength painkiller poisonings among children which result in emergency hospital admissions has increased, according to research published in the peer-reviewed journal Clinical Toxicology.

Yang and Sanders use maternal mortality stats to talk about race –

"If you’re a black woman, you’re 320% more likely to die from complications in childbirth." Andrew Yang, businessman and Democratic presidential candidate, in comments made during the Dec. 19 Democratic presidential primary debate

Researchers question WHO’s blanket classification of processed meat as carcinogenic –

Researchers from Queen's University Belfast have questioned the World Health Organisation's blanket classification of processed meat as carcinogenic after finding significant evidence gaps between processed meat treated with nitrites and nitrite-free processe…

NIAID to fund VTEU program and its companion leadership group –

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the National Institutes of Health, today announced the establishment of the Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Consortium, a clinical trials network that will encompass the Institute…

Advanced technologies can significantly improve healthcare quality, productivity, and access –

Real transformation in healthcare through the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, telecommunications, and other advanced technologies could provide significant improvements in healthcare quality, productivity, and access.

Aarhus University to open new research center focusing on Ear-EEG technology –

Researchers at the Department of Engineering are world leaders in brain measurement via a special device fitted in the ear like a hearing aid.

Scientists explain how a common virus causes havoc on bone marrow, organ transplant patients –

For the first time, scientists have discovered the molecular mechanism behind how a common virus can wreak havoc on bone marrow and organ transplant patients, according to a paper published in the journal Cell & Host Microbe.
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