Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress PET scan of a human brain with Alzheimer’s disease. Credit: public domain Frequently encountered in the elderly, Alzheimer’s … Continue reading Alzheimer’s disease: Neuronal loss very limited
The study was conducted by the University of Liverpool in collaboration with the Hyderabad-based Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Guwahati.
The Lyme disease bacteria, Borrelia burgdorferi, are shown labeled with fluorescent markers.NIH As a kid in rural Connecticut in the early 2000s, Kathleen McWilliams was well acquainted with the danger … Continue reading Tests For Lyme Disease Miss Early Cases — But a New Approach Might Help
Members of Dean Guy’s lab (l-r): Jared Hammill, Yizhe Chen, Kip Guy, Gabriela Salinas, Armand Guiguemde and Hoshin Kim. Credit: University of Kentucky New findings published in Nature Chemical Biology … Continue reading Blocking cancer—scientists find new way to combat disease
MRI of a patient with (cerebral cavernous malformation) CCM disease. Credit: Issam Awad, University of Chicago Bacteria in the gut microbiome drive the formation of cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs), … Continue reading Study finds relationship between common brain disease and gut microbiome
Summary In 2015, the most recent year for which data are available, just 72% of U.S. toddlers had received seven key vaccines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and … Continue reading The vaccine wars
This image shows a cross section of a kidney. Credit: Holly Fischer/Wikipedia Researchers have uncovered new genetic clues to understanding IgA nephropathy (IgAN), or Berger’s disease, an autoimmune kidney disease … Continue reading A kidney disease’s genetic clues are uncovered