What Is a 'Normal' Blood Pressure Response During Exercise Testing?
New data from the University of Illinois at Chicago suggest that the guidelines used to evaluate an individual's peak blood pressure response...
Scientists Identify Immune Cascade that Fuels Complications, Tissue Damage in Chlamydia Infections
Research in mice pinpoints immune mechanism behind tissue damage and complications of chlamydia infection, the most common sexually transmitted...
Study Maps Molecular Mechanisms Crucial for New Approach to Heart Disease Therapy
In this study, published in Cell Reports, two labs at UNC and a group at Princeton University reprogrammed ordinary cells called fibroblasts into...
Understanding a Fly's Body Temperature May Help People Sleep Better
In findings that one day may help people sleep better, scientists have uncovered the first molecular evidence that two anciently conserved...
Light-Activated Cancer Drugs Without Toxic Side Effects: Fresh Insight
Future cancer drugs that are activated by light and don't cause the toxic side-effects of current chemotherapy treatments are closer to becoming a...
Building And Breaking Connections: How Neuronal Networks Influence Alcoholism
Although it has been known that alterations in the connections between neurons in the brain likely play a role in alcohol dependence and other...
Rutgers School of Public Health Names 2018 Convocation Speaker: Dr. Abdul El-Sayed
Rutgers School of Public Health names Dr. Abdul El-Sayed as their 2018 Convocation Speaker and Senator Frank R. Lautenberg Award recipient.
Johns Hopkins Brings Therapy Dogs into ICU
In an editorial that draws on results of previously published studies and experiences in their medical intensive care unit (ICU), a team of Johns...
Obesity Associated with Longer Survival for Men with Metastatic Melanoma
Obese patients with metastatic melanoma who are treated with targeted or immune therapies live significantly longer than those with a normal body...
Obesity, Other Risks Play Large Role in Sudden Cardiac Arrest Among the Young
Obesity and other common cardiovascular risk factors may play a greater role in sudden cardiac arrest among younger people than previously...
Smart Bomb Virus Shows Promise as Brain Tumor Immunotherapy
A common cold virus engineered to attack the most common and deadly of brain tumors allowed 20 percent of patients with recurrent glioblastoma to...
Mount Sinai Researchers Identify New Intracellular Pathway to Promote Pain Relief Without Increasing the Risk of Addiction
Study results may provide mechanism to make opioids safer and more efficient