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One step closer to chronic pain relief

Aarhus University | 06-20-2019

Researchers have identified a protein, sortilin, as a potential therapeutic target for chronic pain. …

Gut bacteria associated with chronic pain for first time

McGill University Health Centre | 06-20-2019

Scientists have found a correlation between a disease involving chronic pain and alterations in the gut microbiome. …

New biomarker test improves diagnosis of ovarian cancer

Uppsala University | 06-20-2019

Researchers identify a plasma protein signature for ovarian cancer, allowing more precise diagnostics without the need for surgery. …

Reconfigurable multi-organ-on-a-chip system reliably evaluates chemotherapy toxicity

AAAS | 06-19-2019

Researchers have created a new multiorgan-on-a-chip system that can accurately capture the toxic effects of chemotherapies that have been metabolized by the liver …

Synthetic joint lubricant holds promise for osteoarthritis

Cornell University | 06-19-2019

A new type of treatment for osteoarthritis, currently in canine clinical trials, shows promise for eventual use in humans. …

Fatty fish without environmental pollutants protect against type 2 diabetes

Chalmers University of Technology | 06-19-2019

A new study finds that environmental pollutants in fatty fish mask the beneficial effects of fish consumption in the prevention of type 2 diabetes. …

Researchers develop first contactless cardiac arrest detection system for smart speakers

University of Washington | 06-19-2019

Researchers have developed a smart speaker-based tool to monitor people for cardiac arrest while they’re asleep without touching them. …

Preoperative management of inflammation may stave off cancer recurrence

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center | 06-18-2019

A new study has shown that treatments that prevent inflammation and tamp down the body’s inflammatory response to surgery or chemotherapy can promote long-term survival in experimental animal models. …

A dietary supplement improves skills of an atypical Rett syndrome patient

IDIBELL | 06-18-2019

A multicentric study has demonstrated the potential of the amino acid L-serine to improve neuronal function in a patient with a mutation of glutamate receptors associated with Rett-like syndrome. …

New clues on tissue damage identified in rheumatoid arthritis and lupus

NIH-NIAMS | 06-18-2019

A series of studies provide new insights into tissue damage in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. …

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Biomedical Advances

Biomedical Advances

One step closer to chronic pain relief

Aarhus University | 06-20-2019

Researchers have identified a protein, sortilin, as a potential therapeutic target for chronic pain. …

One step closer to chronic pain relief

Aarhus University | 06-20-2019

Researchers have identified a protein, sortilin, as a potential therapeutic target for chronic pain. …

Diet and Lifestyle

Diet and Lifestyle

Fatty fish without environmental pollutants protect against type 2 diabetes

Chalmers University of Technology | 06-19-2019

A new study finds that environmental pollutants in fatty fish mask the beneficial effects of fish consumption in the prevention of type 2 diabetes. …

Fatty fish without environmental pollutants protect against type 2 diabetes

Chalmers University of Technology | 06-19-2019

A new study finds that environmental pollutants in fatty fish mask the beneficial effects of fish consumption in the prevention of type 2 diabetes. …

Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine

Preoperative management of inflammation may stave off cancer recurrence

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center | 06-18-2019

A new study has shown that treatments that prevent inflammation and tamp down the body’s inflammatory response to surgery or chemotherapy can promote long-term survival in experimental animal models. …

Preoperative management of inflammation may stave off cancer recurrence

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center | 06-18-2019

A new study has shown that treatments that prevent inflammation and tamp down the body’s inflammatory response to surgery or chemotherapy can promote long-term survival in experimental animal models. …