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Studies show that not only the extent, but above all the location and function of adipose tissue play a decisive role in the development of diabetes.
by German Center for Diabetes Research
8.18.2017
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Researchers from Erlangen and Bayreuth investigate the potential of spider silk protein for engineering artificial cardiac tissue.
by Friedrich-Alexander-Universität
8.18.2017
2:00pm
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Older smokers are usually more set in their ways, but a dollar increase in cigarette prices makes them 20 percent more likely to quit.
by Drexel University
8.18.2017
1:51pm
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Avian flu can be transmitted from birds to humans; transmission among humans, however, is limited. The reason may be an eggshell-like mineral layer that the...
by Dr. Ruikang Tang, Wiley, Angewandte Chemie International Edition
8.18.2017
1:43pm
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The ancient Romans were famous for their advanced water supply. But the drinking water in the pipelines was probably poisoned on a scale that may have led to...
by University of Southern Denmark
8.18.2017
9:59am
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A new study on 240 emergency room patients shows just how much of a role a person’s cholesterol plays, when in a crystallized state, during a heart attack.
by Michigan State University
8.18.2017
9:52am
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Adding another reason for doctors to avoid the overuse of antibiotics, new research shows that a reduction in the variety of microbes in the gut interferes...
by University of Virginia Health System
8.18.2017
9:48am
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A protein called COUP-TFII determines whether a mouse embryo develops a male reproductive tract, according to researchers. The discovery changes the long-...
by NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
8.18.2017
9:44am
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Neuroscience investigators have found that Alzheimer's disease affects the retina similarly to the way it affects the brain. The study also revealed that an...
by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
8.18.2017
9:39am
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Microbes dominate the planet, especially the ocean, and help support the entire marine food web. In a recent report a team details the largest single-site...
by University of Hawaii at Manoa
8.18.2017
9:31am
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Mylan jacked up the price of a life-saving EpiPen by 400 percent over six years – but knowingly claimed it was a generic to avoid paying a full Medicaid rebate...
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Women who live in areas with higher levels of outdoor light at night may be at higher risk for breast cancer than those living in areas with lower levels,...
by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
8.17.2017
2:43pm
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Researchers have developed a method to evaluate atmospheric conditions using mosses (bryophytes) in urban areas, a development that could facilitate broader...
by Hokkaido University
8.17.2017
2:34pm
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A team of scientists discovered what they say is a powerful pain reliever that acts on a previously unknown pain pathway. The synthetic compound, known as UKH-...
by University of Texas at Austin
8.17.2017
2:28pm
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A new international study has measured the effect of loud sounds on migrating humpback whales as concern grows as oceans become noisier.
by University of Queensland
8.17.2017
2:22pm
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Researchers say they have found a new clue into the mysterious exodus of ancient cliff-dwelling people from the Mesa Verde area of Colorado more than 700 years...
by Dan Elliot, Associated Press
8.17.2017
2:13pm
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Peanut allergies are relatively common, and plenty deadly for sufferers. The prevalence of the reaction has swelled over several decades. An Australian team of...
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8.17.2017
10:10am
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A research mission uncovered details of one of Cuba's hidden natural treasures. After nearly two years of planning, the team has explored never-before-studied...
by Florida Atlantic University
8.17.2017
9:53am
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Have your coffee without spilling the milk: researchers developed a milk capsule that dissolves when placed in a hot drink. Not only does this reduce the...
by Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
8.17.2017
9:50am
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When most people think of archaeology, images of bones, ancient artifacts, and dig sites come to mind. But researchers are taking a new approach to archaeology...
by Laura Panjwani, Editor, R&D Magazine
8.17.2017
9:44am
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Using a novel molecular analysis technique, scientists identified the chemical underpinnings of Captagon, also known as fenethylline, an illegal amphetamine-...
by Scripps Research Institute
8.17.2017
9:31am
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As the world population continues to balloon, agricultural experts puzzle over how farms will produce enough food to keep up with demand. One tactic involves...
by American Chemical Society
8.17.2017
9:22am
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Gastric carcinoma is one of the most common causes of cancer-related deaths, primarily because most patients present at an advanced stage. The main cause of...
by Max Planck Society
8.17.2017
9:08am
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An abundance of an amino acid called methionine, which is common in meat, cheese and beans, may provide new clues to the fetal brain development that can...
by University of California, Irvine
8.16.2017
3:08pm
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Lyme disease is the most commonly reported vector-borne illness in the United States. But it can be confused with similar conditions, including Southern Tick-...
by Colorado State University
8.16.2017
3:02pm
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Cancers can be successfully fought or eradicated, if caught early enough. Now, a study outlines a potentially game-changing screening methodology to catch some...
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8.16.2017
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Some of the mystery behind one of Sicily's largest ancient Roman villas is now solved thanks to a team of archeologists. They're the first to successfully...
by University of South Florida
8.16.2017
2:43pm
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It's not every day United States history mixes with microbes in the soil. But when the turf on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. was replaced, it offered...
by American Society of Agronomy
8.16.2017
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