Queen's University researchers make pneumonia breakthrough
A chance conversation between researchers at Queen's University Belfast led to their combined expertise in developing a ground-breaking approach...
Rutgers Researchers Develop Automated Robotic Device For Faster Blood Testing
Rutgers researchers have created an automated blood drawing and testing device that provides rapid results, potentially improving the workflow in...
Stem Cell Transplants Extend Life for Multiple Myeloma Patients
Researchers at UC Davis have confirmed that autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant improves survival for people suffering from multiple...
Researchers Map the Genome of Testicular Cancer
In a collaborative, multi-institution effort to map the genetic and genomic changes in cancer, researchers led by UNC Lineberger's Katherine...
Composition of Complex Sugars in Breast Milk May Prevent Future Food Allergies
The unique composition of a mother's breastmilk may help to reduce food sensitization in her infant, report researchers at the University of...
One-Third of US Adults May Unknowingly Use Medications That Can Cause Depression
A new study from University of Illinois at Chicago researchers suggests that more than one-third of U.S. adults may be using prescription...
WVU physicist receives prestigious NSF CAREER Award
Weichao Tu, an assistant professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at West Virginia University, has been awarded the prestigious...
Getting to the Heart of Congenital Cardiac Defects
Heart defects are the most common type of birth defect, and can be caused by mutations in the gene CHD4. Researchers at the University of North...
Mozart, meditation and a yoga mat: Oncologists welcome certain integrative therapies into the breast cancer treatment mix
A breast cancer patient dealing with anxiety, depression or mood swings could soon be encouraged by her oncologist to learn meditation techniques,...
New Childhood Drowning Study Highlights the Surprising Hazards of Open Water
New research reveals that kids are more likely to drown in lakes, rivers and oceans than they are in a pool. Teens, boys and African Americans...
PARP Inhibitor Improves Overall Response Rates in Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients
In a randomized, Phase II trial led by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, adding the PARP inhibitor veliparib to a...
Mount Sinai Team Diagnoses Asthma With Nasal Brush Test
RNA sequencing and machine learning applied to develop new asthma biomarker