WVU researcher delves into cardiovascular effects of vaping
Vaping has surpassed all other forms of tobacco use in middle- and high-schoolers. New research led by Mark Olfert, an associate professor in the...
Cancer Experts Warn That Brexit Will Harm UK Cancer Research and the Health of Our Citizens
Cancer experts warn that Brexit will seriously harm UK cancer research and could trigger a manpower crisis that will negatively affect the health...
New Study Shows Promise for Targeting Breast Cancer Metastasis
A new study by University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center researchers suggests that targeting a protein known as collagen XIII could be key for...
What inspired Mendel?
Newly uncovered newspaper articles shed light on Mendel's motivations.
Study: Sexes differ when it comes to comfort during and after exercise
Study is the first to highlight sex differences in thermal behavior and could one day inform the development of new athletic apparel.
Researchers Discover New Delivery System that Could Help Prevent Bacterial Infections
Rutgers researchers have discovered a new system to deliver antimicrobial agents -- drugs, antiseptics or pesticides -- that could more...
Long-acting Injectable implant shows promise for HIV treatment and prevention
Currently, a once-daily pill to prevent HIV infection is available. However, adherence to a once-daily regimen can be difficult for some people....
Implantable, biodegradable devices speed nerve regeneration in rats
Peripheral nerve injuries leave people with tingling, numbness and weakness in their arms, hands and legs. Researchers at Washington University...
There's a Better Way to Decipher DNA's Epigenetic Code to Identify Disease
A new method for sequencing the chemical groups attached to the surface of DNA is paving the way for better detection of cancer and other diseases...
Infective Endocarditis Increases Tenfold in North Carolina
A side effect of opioid use is an infection of the heart valves called drug-associated infective endocarditis. Researchers at the University of...
Scorpion census: Researchers update global record of medically significant scorpions
In a new report, researchers documented 104 species spanning dozens of countries, providing a vital update to the global record of medically...
Exposure of Mothers to Terror Attacks during Pregnancy Increases the Risk of Schizophrenia in Their Children
The children of mothers exposed to terror attacks during pregnancy are 2.5 times more likely to develop schizophrenia than mothers not to exposed...