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Seeing depression in the pupil

When people win or lose something, their pupils dilate slightly. Researchers have found that this dilation is less pronounced in acutely depressed patients than...

Commonly used antibiotic shows promise for combating Zika infections

In 2015, hundreds of children were born with brain deformities resulting from a global outbreak of Zika virus infections. Recently, National Institutes of Health...

Research reveals new target that could be a foundation for malaria...

Researchers have discovered a promising new strategy for combating malaria, a mosquito-borne parasite that claims nearly a half-million lives each year. For a study reported...

MDI Biological Laboratory-led Program Reveals High Arsenic in Well Water

A program to teach data literacy to Maine and New Hampshire students by analyzing data on arsenic in well water collected from their homes...

Model quantifies the impact of quarantine measures on Covid-19’s spread

Every day for the past few weeks, charts and graphs plotting the projected apex of Covid-19 infections have been splashed across newspapers and cable...

‘Directing’ evolution to identify potential drugs

Scientists have developed a technique that could significantly reduce the time of discovering potential new antibody-based drugs to treat disease. Antibodies are produced by the...

Large-scale analysis links glucose metabolism proteins in the brain to Alzheimer’s...

In the largest study to date of proteins related to Alzheimer's disease, a team of researchers has identified disease-specific proteins and biological processes that...

Researchers create unique DNA biosensor for early stage disease detection

Disease detection at an early stage is one of the biggest challenges biochemists and materials scientists are trying to meet by combining their expertise...

Researchers design 3D-printed diffuser to treat COVID-19 patients

Texas A&M University, through its unique Engineering Medicine (EnMed) partnership with Houston Methodist Hospital, is stepping up to help the health care system keep...

Plant disease primar­ily spreads via road­sides

A precise statistical analysis reveals that on the Åland Islands a powdery mildew fungus that is a common parasite of the ribwort plantain primarily...

New brain reading technology could help the development of brainwave-controlled devices

A new method to accurately record brain activity at scale has been developed by researchers at the Crick, Stanford University and UCL. The technique...

Device could ‘hear’ disease through structures housing cells

Similarly to how a picked lock gives away that someone has broken into a building, the stiffening of a structure surrounding cells in the...

Using “organs-on-a-chip” to model complicated diseases

MIT biological engineers have created a multitissue model that lets them study the relationships between different organs and the immune system, on a specialized...

The project could aid efforts to detect and prevent the spread...

The project could aid efforts to detect and prevent the spread of coronavirus, With the increasing number of Covid-19 cases in the United States...

Molecule found in oranges could reduce obesity and cure heart disease

Molecule found in oranges could reduce obesity and cure heart disease, Researchers from Western University are studying molecules in sweet oranges and tangerines called...

The new clue for age related diseases and food spoilage

The new clue for age related diseases and food spoilage, Scientists have made surprising discoveries that can explain our risk of chronic illness or...

Artificial intelligence finds genes associated with disease

Artificial intelligence finds genes associated with disease, Artificial neural networks can recognize patterns in large amounts of gene expression data and identify disease-related gene...

Parkinson’s disease can begin before birth

Parkinson's disease can begin before birth, According to the new findings, people who develop Parkinson's disease before the age of 50 can be born...

Natural compounds in vegetables help fight fatty liver disease

Natural compounds in vegetables help fight fatty liver disease, A new study by Research shows how natural compounds found in many famous and often...

Consumption of red meat increases heart disease and risk of death

The new research says, Consumption of red meat increases heart disease and risk of death, According to a controversial study last fall, it was...

Using mobile data to track urban contagion

Everyday travel within a city especially commuting is an important factor influencing the spread of certain diseases in urban settings now researchers using mobile...

Gene scissors for disease detection

The CRISPR/Cas technology can do more than alter genes a research team is using what known as gene scissors disease detection which scientists can...

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