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December 12, 2018

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December 12, 2018

A Bacterial Protein Is Found to Promote Cancer

Dec. 4, 2018 — Researchers have discovered that DnaK, a protein of the bacterium mycoplasma, interferes with the mycoplasma-infected cell's ability to respond to and repair DNA damage, a known origin of ... read more

Dynamics of Chromatin During Organ and Tissue Regeneration

Dec. 4, 2018 — The researchers, who conducted the analysis with Drosphila melanogaster, discovered a group of genes involved in regeneration and which are kept in different ... read more

Dec. 4, 2018 — It sounds too good to be true, but a novel approach that might allow you to eat as much as you want without gaining weight could be a reality in the near future. When a single gene known as RCAN1 was ... read more

Researchers Alleviate Schizophrenia Symptoms in New Mouse Models

Nov. 30, 2018 — Does all the tinkering in young mice hamper their brain development, causing schizophrenia-like symptoms? Or, do their brain cells develop normally, but in adulthood struggle to communicate? ... read more

Soil Compound Fights Chronic Wasting Disease

Nov. 29, 2018 — A major compound in soil organic matter degrades chronic wasting disease prions and decreases infectivity in mice, according to a new ... read more

Curry Spice Boosts Exercise Performance in Mice With Heart Failure

Nov. 29, 2018 — New research suggests that curcumin, a main ingredient in curry, may improve exercise intolerance related to heart ... read more

Nov. 28, 2018 — Researchers have developed a systematic way to compare the immune responses of humanized mice versus humans. They used this new testing platform to show that a newly developed humanized mouse shares ... read more

A Mexican Cavefish With a Scarred Heart

Nov. 20, 2018 — Scientists are studying a guppy-sized, blind, translucent fish that lives in the cave systems of northern Mexico to figure out why some animals can regenerate their hearts, while others just ... read more

Discovery Could Neutralize West Nile Virus

Nov. 20, 2018 — Researchers have isolated a human monoclonal antibody that can 'neutralize' the West Nile virus and potentially prevent a leading cause of viral encephalitis (brain inflammation) in the ... read more

Nov. 19, 2018 — Scientists are now homing in on the secrets behind animals' super sniffers to develop an artificial chemical sensor that could be used for a variety of tasks, from food safety to national ... read more

Prototype of Robot Dog Nose

Nov. 19, 2018 — Every day, thousands of trained K9 dogs sniff out narcotics, explosives and missing people. These dogs are invaluable for security, but they're also expensive. Researchers have made the ... read more

Communal Rearing Gives Mice a Competitive Edge

Nov. 16, 2018 — Scientists suggest that being raised communally makes mice more competitive when they're older. It is well known that in many animals, including humans, early-life experiences have long-lasting ... read more

Nov. 15, 2018 — The sight or smell of something delicious is often enough to get your mouth watering, but the physiological response to food perception may go well beyond your salivary glands. New research in mice ... read more

Nov. 14, 2018 — Two new studies provide evidence that previous Dengue infection in pregnant mothers may lead to increased severity of Zika in babies, and that previous Zika infection in mice mothers may increase ... read more

Nov. 8, 2018 — Researchers used mouse models to track how immune cells are triggered during anaphylactic shock. They describe a previously unknown mechanism in which a newly identified immune cell basically mines ... read more

Nov. 8, 2018 — Researchers have developed a new method for treating and preventing acute kidney injury. Their technique involves the use of tiny, self-assembling forms measuring just billionths of a meter in ... read more

Automated Detection of Sleep States from Olfactory Brain Waves

Nov. 8, 2018 — Scientists have developed a completely automated technique for real-time detection of sleep/wake states in freely moving ... read more

New Insights Into the Neural Risks and Benefits of Marijuana Use

Nov. 6, 2018 — Research released today underscores both the dangers and the therapeutic promise of marijuana, revealing different effects across the lifespan. Marijuana exposure in the womb or during adolescence ... read more

Extracellular Vesicles Help Pass Information Between Cells and Onto Offspring

Nov. 5, 2018 — New studies reveal that small, membrane-bound particles transported between cells have wide-ranging and long-term effects in the brain and throughout the body, from helping neurons communicate to ... read more

Tethered Antibodies Present a Potential New Approach to Prevent Influenza Virus Infections

Nov. 5, 2018 — Scientists have discovered that tethering four antibodies together may be an effective strategy for neutralizing all types of influenza virus known to infect ... read more

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