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Early antiviral response in the nose may determine the course of COVID-19

Broad Institute | 07-23-2021

Patients who went on to develop severe COVID-19 exhibited a much more muted local antiviral response compared to those who went on to develop mild disease. …

Chemotherapy can induce mutations that lead to pediatric leukemia relapse

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital | 07-23-2021

Chemotherapy drugs called thiopurines can induce mutations that lead to multi-drug resistant leukemia and relapse. …

Intestinal high-density lipoprotein (HDL) may protect liver

Washington University School of Medicine | 07-22-2021

New research suggests one type of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) protects the liver from injury by blocking inflammatory signals produced by common gut bacteria. …

3D imaging reveals nerve degeneration in fatty liver disease

Karolinska Institutet | 07-22-2021

With the application of a novel 3D imaging technology, researchers have discovered that one portion of the autonomic nervous system in the liver undergoes severe degeneration in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. …

Cancer misinformation common on social media sites

Huntsman Cancer Institute | 07-22-2021

New study reports one-third of the most popular cancer treatment articles on social media contain misinformation that could potentially harm cancer patients. …

Age-dependent immune response to COVID-19 vaccine

Oregon Health & Science University | 07-21-2021

Older people vaccinated against COVID-19 appear to have fewer antibodies against the novel coronavirus. …

Existing drug masitinib shown to inhibit SARS-CoV-2 virus

University of Chicago | 07-21-2021

Existing drug masitinib shown to inhibit SARS-CoV-2 replication in human cell cultures and in a mouse model, leading to much lower viral loads. …

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Biomedical Advances

Biomedical Advances

Early antiviral response in the nose may determine the course of COVID-19

Broad Institute | 07-23-2021

Patients who went on to develop severe COVID-19 exhibited a much more muted local antiviral response compared to those who went on to develop mild disease. …

Early antiviral response in the nose may determine the course of COVID-19

Broad Institute | 07-23-2021

Patients who went on to develop severe COVID-19 exhibited a much more muted local antiviral response compared to those who went on to develop mild disease. …

Diet and Lifestyle

Diet and Lifestyle

Daylight Saving Time affects early birds less than night owls

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan | 07-20-2021

People whose genetic profile makes them more likely to be “early birds” can adjust to Daylight Saving Time in a few days, but those who tend to be “night owls” could take more than a week. …

Daylight Saving Time affects early birds less than night owls

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan | 07-20-2021

People whose genetic profile makes them more likely to be “early birds” can adjust to Daylight Saving Time in a few days, but those who tend to be “night owls” could take more than a week. …

Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine

Age-dependent immune response to COVID-19 vaccine

Oregon Health & Science University | 07-21-2021

Older people vaccinated against COVID-19 appear to have fewer antibodies against the novel coronavirus. …

Age-dependent immune response to COVID-19 vaccine

Oregon Health & Science University | 07-21-2021

Older people vaccinated against COVID-19 appear to have fewer antibodies against the novel coronavirus. …