Serotonin promotes patience in parts of brain: Scientists reveal

Okinawa [Japan], November 29 (ANI): Serotonin, the hormone which determines the level of patience, has been found by a study done on mice to also dictate whether one will crave instant gratification or will calmly anticipate the reward.Patience…

Medicaid expansion not enough for diabetes patients: Study

Boston [US], November 29 (ANI): A study led by researchers from the Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH) claims that Medicaid expansion is not enough to improve the health care for patients with diabetes.According to a study…

Memories of past events retain remarkable fidelity even as we age

Washington [US], November 29 (ANI): In a controlled experiment - people can remember the details about past events with a surprising 94 per cent accuracy, even accounting for the age - suggest scientists who are studying the complex…

Researchers find genetic variations linked to COVID-19 severity

Boston (Massachusetts) [US], November 29 (ANI): A new study led by researchers from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) sheds light on the genetic risk factors that make individuals more or less susceptible to severe COVID-19.Thousands of peop...

Meatless diet increase risk of bone fractures: Study

London [UK], November 28 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that a meatless diet may increase the risk of bone fractures for vegans and vegetarians due to a lack of an insufficient amount of important nutrients.A study published in the…

Study suggests diabetic eye disease associated with five-fold risk of severe COVID-19

London [UK], November 28 (ANI): The findings of a new study suggests that people who are suffering from diabetes and eye disease have a five-fold increased risk of requiring intubation when hospitalised with COVID-19.The study, published today in…

Study says, ‘Rapid testing can eliminate spread of COVID-19 within weeks’

Cambridge [US], November 28 (ANI): A study published by Harvard University and University of Colorado Boulder claims that rapid testing is capable of eliminating the spread of the coronavirus within a few weeks.According to a journal study published…

Big data powers design of ‘smart’ cell therapies for cancer

Washington [US], November 28 (ANI): Scientists at UC San Francisco and Princeton University present complementary strategies to crack this problem with "smart" cell therapies--living medicines that remain inert unless triggered by combinations of prote...

Big data powers design of ‘smart’ cell therapies for cancer

Washington [US], November 28 (ANI): Scientists at UC San Francisco and Princeton University present complementary strategies to crack this problem with "smart" cell therapies--living medicines that remain inert unless triggered by combinations of prote...

Big data powers design of ‘smart’ cell therapies for cancer

Washington [US], November 28 (ANI): Scientists at UC San Francisco and Princeton University present complementary strategies to crack this problem with "smart" cell therapies--living medicines that remain inert unless triggered by combinations of prote...

British engineers develop process to turn moon dust into oxygen

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): British engineers are fine-tuning a process that will be used to extract oxygen from lunar dust, leaving behind metal powders that could be 3D printed into construction materials for a Moon base.It could…

British engineers develop process to turn moon dust into oxygen

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): British engineers are fine-tuning a process that will be used to extract oxygen from lunar dust, leaving behind metal powders that could be 3D printed into construction materials for a Moon base.It could…

British engineers develop process to turn moon dust into oxygen

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): British engineers are fine-tuning a process that will be used to extract oxygen from lunar dust, leaving behind metal powders that could be 3D printed into construction materials for a Moon base.It could…

British engineers develop process to turn moon dust into oxygen

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): British engineers are fine-tuning a process that will be used to extract oxygen from lunar dust, leaving behind metal powders that could be 3D printed into construction materials for a Moon base.It could…

British engineers develop process to turn moon dust into oxygen

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): British engineers are fine-tuning a process that will be used to extract oxygen from lunar dust, leaving behind metal powders that could be 3D printed into construction materials for a Moon base.It could…

Neanderthal thumbs better adapted to holding tools with handles

Washington [US], November 26 (ANI): Neanderthal thumbs were better adapted to holding tools in the same way that Homo Sapiens hold a hammer, according to a paper published in Scientific Reports.The findings suggest that Neanderthals may have found…

Hormone found to switch off hunger could help tackle obesity

Washington [US], November 25 (ANI): A hormone that can suppress food intake and increase the feeling of fullness in mice has shown similar results in humans and non-human primates, says a new study.The study was published in the…

Not just lizards, but alligators too can regrow their tails

Washington [US], November 23 (ANI): A team of researchers from Arizona State University and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has found that young alligators have the ability to regrow their tails up to three-quarters of a…

Study reveals eye exam could lead to early Parkinson’s disease diagnosis

Illinois [United States], November 23 (ANI): A simple eye exam combined with powerful artificial intelligence (AI) machine learning technology could provide early detection of Parkinson's disease, according to a new research.The research is being prese...

Researchers find engineered immune cells as new hope for HIV vaccine

Washington [US], November 22 (ANI): With a new vaccine approach that would anticipate engineered immune cells from the patient's body, scientists at Scripps Research have moved closer to attaining a triumph over HIV research.According to Science Daily,...

Researchers find engineered immune cells as new hope for HIV vaccine

Washington [US], November 22 (ANI): With a new vaccine approach that would anticipate engineered immune cells from the patient's body, scientists at Scripps Research have moved closer to attaining a triumph over HIV research.According to Science Daily,...

Three drugs identified as possible therapeutics for Covid-19 by UTHSC researchers

Washington [US], November 22(ANI): In recent research, scientists have identified three drugs as promising therapeutics for the COVID-19, the illness caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus in its early stages.The finding is a product of work by researchers at…

New report finds inclusion is the key for all to thrive in life

Washington [US], November 22 (ANI): As per the findings of a novel study, when it comes to optimizing "longevity fitness" through attention to social, health, and wealth aspects of life, many Americans face intractable inequities based on the…

Study reveals two-thirds of older adults in US say they won’t treat their depression

Utah [US], November 21 (ANI): According to the findings of a new nationwide poll, the GeneSight Mental Health Monitor-- nearly two-thirds (61 per cent) of Americans aged 65 or older who have concerns about having depression will not…

Study reveals two-thirds of older adults in US say they won’t treat their depression

Utah [US], November 21 (ANI): According to the findings of a new nationwide poll, the GeneSight Mental Health Monitor-- nearly two-thirds (61 per cent) of Americans aged 65 or older who have concerns about having depression will not…

Study reveals two-thirds of older adults in US say they won’t treat their depression

Utah [US], November 21 (ANI): According to the findings of a new nationwide poll, the GeneSight Mental Health Monitor-- nearly two-thirds (61 per cent) of Americans aged 65 or older who have concerns about having depression will not…

People who purchased firearms during pandemic more likely to be suicidal: Study

New Jersey [US], November 21 (ANI): According to a study by Rutgers University, researchers suggest that people who have purchased a firearm during the pandemic are more likely to be suicidal than other firearm owners.The study, published in…

People who purchased firearms during pandemic more likely to be suicidal: Study

New Jersey [US], November 21 (ANI): According to a study by Rutgers University, researchers suggest that people who have purchased a firearm during the pandemic are more likely to be suicidal than other firearm owners.The study, published in…

People who purchased firearms during pandemic more likely to be suicidal: Study

New Jersey [US], November 21 (ANI): According to a study by Rutgers University, researchers suggest that people who have purchased a firearm during the pandemic are more likely to be suicidal than other firearm owners.The study, published in…

Researchers prove water has multiple liquid states

New York [US] November 21 (ANI): An international team of researchers, which includes Nicolas Giovambattista, a professor at The Graduate Center, CUNY and chair for the Department of Physics at Brooklyn College, has proved that water can exist…

Antidepressant helps to inhibit growth of cancer cells: Study

Washington [US], November 21 (ANI): Antidepressant sertraline helps to inhibit the growth of cancer cells, new research suggests.The substance acts on a metabolic addiction that allows different types of cancer to grow.This is shown by a study on…

Antidepressant helps to inhibit growth of cancer cells: Study

Washington [US], November 21 (ANI): Antidepressant sertraline helps to inhibit the growth of cancer cells, new research suggests.The substance acts on a metabolic addiction that allows different types of cancer to grow.This is shown by a study on…

Breast cancer discovery could help stop disease’s deadly spread: Study

Washington [US], November 20 (ANI): University of Virginia Cancer Center researchers have identified a gene responsible for the spread of triple-negative breast cancer to other parts of the body - a process called metastasis - and developed a…

Breast cancer discovery could help stop disease’s deadly spread: Study

Washington [US], November 20 (ANI): University of Virginia Cancer Center researchers have identified a gene responsible for the spread of triple-negative breast cancer to other parts of the body - a process called metastasis - and developed a…

Study focuses on predicting preterm births

Washington [US], November 20 (ANI): For women in their first pregnancy, it is a challenge for obstetricians and midwives to advise them on their risks in relation to preterm births.To address this issue, researchers at Baylor College of…

Livestock processing may pose a COVID-19 public health risk: Researchers

New York [USA], November 20 (ANI): Researchers have reported an association between livestock processing plants and COVID-19 transmission.In the United States, some industries, such as livestock processing, have remained operational during shelter-in-p...

Livestock processing may pose a COVID-19 public health risk: Researchers

New York [USA], November 20 (ANI): Researchers have reported an association between livestock processing plants and COVID-19 transmission.In the United States, some industries, such as livestock processing, have remained operational during shelter-in-p...

Study suggests diabetes, hypertension may increase risk of Covid-19 brain complications

Illinois [United States], November 18 (ANI): Some patients with Covid-19 are at higher risk of neurological complications like bleeding in the brain and stroke, according to a new study.The study was being presented at the annual meeting of…

Artificial intelligence-based tool may help diagnose opioid addiction earlier, finds study

Washington [US], November 18 (ANI): Researchers have used machine learning, a type of artificial intelligence, to develop a prediction model for the early diagnosis of opioid use disorder.The advance is described in Pharmacology Research & Perspect...

NASA model reveals how COVID-related pollution levels deviated from norm

Washington [US], November 18 (ANI): Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, space and ground-based observations have shown that Earth's atmosphere has seen significant reductions in some air pollutants.However, scientists wanted to know how much of that dec...

Cold temperatures, Vitamin A capable of burning fat faster, says study

Washington [US], November 17 (ANI): New study published in the journal of Molecular Metabolism shows the effects of cold temperatures and Vitamin A are useful for burning the body fat faster.Both weight gain and weight loss are driven…

Cold temperatures, Vitamin A capable of burning fat faster, says study

Washington [US], November 17 (ANI): New study published in the journal of Molecular Metabolism shows the effects of cold temperatures and Vitamin A are useful for burning the body fat faster.Both weight gain and weight loss are driven…

Cold temperatures, Vitamin A capable of burning fat faster, says study

Washington [US], November 17 (ANI): New study published in the journal of Molecular Metabolism shows the effects of cold temperatures and Vitamin A are useful for burning the body fat faster.Both weight gain and weight loss are driven…

Existing antidepressant helps to inhibit growth of cancer cells in lab animals

Washington [US], November 17 (ANI): New research has shown that the antidepressant sertraline helps to inhibit the growth of cancer cells. The substance acts on a metabolic addiction that allows different types of cancer to grow.This is shown…

Existing antidepressant helps to inhibit growth of cancer cells in lab animals

Washington [US], November 17 (ANI): New research has shown that the antidepressant sertraline helps to inhibit the growth of cancer cells. The substance acts on a metabolic addiction that allows different types of cancer to grow.This is shown…

Exercised over nothing: Masks don’t impair lung function during physical activity

Washington [US], November 17 (ANI): Wearing a facemask helps limit the spread of COVID-19 by reducing respiratory droplets and aerosols spewed into the air when people breathe, talk, laugh, sneeze, or cough, a new study suggests. But the…

Exercised over nothing: Masks don’t impair lung function during physical activity

Washington [US], November 17 (ANI): Wearing a facemask helps limit the spread of COVID-19 by reducing respiratory droplets and aerosols spewed into the air when people breathe, talk, laugh, sneeze, or cough, a new study suggests. But the…

Obese people found to be at increased risk of Covid-19

London [UK], November 16 (ANI): A new study led by researchers at Queen Mary University of London uses a novel approach to investigate the effects of cardiovascular risk factors on the risk of COVID-19 infection.Several observational studies have…

Study suggests screening younger women for hereditary cancers may be cost effective

Washington [US], November 16 (ANI): Population-wide screening for genetic variants linked to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer may be cost-effective in women between the ages of 20 and 35, according to a study.The study was published in JAMA…

Study finds antibiotics before age 2 associated with childhood health issues

Washington [US], November 16 (ANI): In a retrospective case study, Mayo Clinic researchers have found that antibiotics administered to children younger than two are associated with several ongoing illnesses or conditions, ranging from allergies to obes...