More harm than good caused by climate-friendly foam building insulation

Washington [US], February 23 (ANI): Researchers during a recent study discovered that in "eco-friendly" foam plastic building insulation, the use of the polymeric flame retardant PolyFR may be harmful to human health and the environment.According to a ...

More harm than good caused by climate-friendly foam building insulation

Washington [US], February 23 (ANI): Researchers during a recent study discovered that in "eco-friendly" foam plastic building insulation, the use of the polymeric flame retardant PolyFR may be harmful to human health and the environment.According to a ...

Sleep is vital to associating emotion with memory, finds study

Washington [US], February 22 (ANI): A research from the University of Michigan suggests that groups of neurons activated during prior learning keep humming and building memories into your brain during sleep.U-M researchers have been studying how memori...

Sleep is vital to associating emotion with memory, finds study

Washington [US], February 22 (ANI): A research from the University of Michigan suggests that groups of neurons activated during prior learning keep humming and building memories into your brain during sleep.U-M researchers have been studying how memori...

Rapid evolution in species may help them adapt to climate change, competition

Washington [US], February 22 (ANI): The findings of a new study suggested that species on earth can rapidly adapt to an invader, and it is this evolutionary change in them that can affect how they deal with a…

Rapid evolution in species may help them adapt to climate change, competition

Washington [US], February 22 (ANI): The findings of a new study suggested that species on earth can rapidly adapt to an invader, and it is this evolutionary change in them that can affect how they deal with a…

Scientists discover prototype test to help in fighting deadly melanoma

Washington [US], February 21 (ANI): A team of scientists from Australia published a study in the journal Clinical Cancer Research that shows their new discovery of a prototype test that can help identify if patients with deadly metastasised…

Scientists discover prototype test to help in fighting deadly melanoma

Washington [US], February 21 (ANI): A team of scientists from Australia published a study in the journal Clinical Cancer Research that shows their new discovery of a prototype test that can help identify if patients with deadly metastasised…

Study shows COVID-19 patients have higher risk of cardiac damage

Washington [US], February 21 (ANI): A recent study revealed that approximately 50 per cent of patients, who are hospitalized due to severe COVID-19 symptoms, show raised levels of a protein called troponin that causes damage to their hearts.The…

Psychosocial factors may drive dropout of peritoneal dialysis patients, reveals study

Washington [US], February 21 (ANI): Contrary to earlier research, most patients who generally drop out of peritoneal dialysis do so due to psychosocial reasons, according to the findings of a recent study.The retrospective study conducted by Louisiana ...

Study reveals new drug therapy for leukemia patients

Washington [US], February 20 (ANI): A clinical study by the scientists of McMaster University claims to have taken an early step towards drug therapy for acute myeloid leukemia patients.During the research published in the Cell Reports Medicine journal...

Here’s how you can make swimming pools safer!

Washington [US], February 20 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered a remedy to lessen the infection caused by chlorinated swimming pool water. The new study led by the American Chemical Society found that using complementary forms of…

Here’s how you can make swimming pools safer!

Washington [US], February 20 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered a remedy to lessen the infection caused by chlorinated swimming pool water. The new study led by the American Chemical Society found that using complementary forms of…

Pausing before replying decreases perceived sincerity, finds study

Washington [US], February 20 (ANI): A new research drove by the American Psychological Association suggested that the longer the hesitation, the less sincere the response appears.The study claimed that when people pause before replying to a question, e...

Pausing before replying decreases perceived sincerity, finds study

Washington [US], February 20 (ANI): A new research drove by the American Psychological Association suggested that the longer the hesitation, the less sincere the response appears.The study claimed that when people pause before replying to a question, e...

Researchers discover crocodile evolution rebooted by Ice Age glaciations

Ottawa [Canada], February 20 (ANI): A novel study has highlighted the impacts of ice age sea-level changes in the genomes of Caribbean and Pacific crocodiles in Panama.The study was led by researchers from McGill University.Crocodiles are resilient ani...

New prototype test determines benefit of immunotherapy against deadly metastasised melanoma

Washington [US], February 20 (ANI): Researchers during a recent study proved successful in developing a prototype test that will be able to help in identifying whether immunotherapy is beneficial for patients suffering from deadly metastasised melanoma...

Study finds new method of analysing mass data generated from firing neurons

Washington [US], February 19 (ANI): Scientists during a recent study have achieved a breakthrough in being able to predict the behaviour of neurons in large networks operating at the mysterious edge of chaos.New research from the University of…

Gut microbiome implicated in healthy aging, longevity

Washington [US], February 19 (ANI): The gut microbiome is an integral component of the body, but its importance in the human aging process is unclear. A team of researchers and their collaborators have identified distinct signatures in the…

Study reveals potential mechanism underlying loss of muscle mass during menopause

Helsinki [Finland], February 18 (ANI): A new study conducted in collaboration between the universities of Minnesota (USA) and Jyvaskyla (Finland) revealed that estrogen deficiency alters the microRNA signalling in skeletal muscle, which may activate si...

Study sheds light on factors linked with elevated risk of bone fractures

Washington [US], February 18 (ANI): A new study has identified various factors that may indicate whether a person faces a higher likelihood of experiencing a bone fracture over the next two decades.The study, published in the Journal of…

Biodegradable microcapsules provide nerve growth factor helpful in guiding neuronal development

Moscow (Russia), February 17 (ANI): Researchers during a recent study demonstrated that the development of hippocampal neurons in a vitro experiment can be guided by nanoengineered biodegradable microcapsules. The microcapsules deliver nerve growth fac...

Biodegradable microcapsules provide nerve growth factor helpful in guiding neuronal development

Moscow (Russia), February 17 (ANI): Researchers during a recent study demonstrated that the development of hippocampal neurons in a vitro experiment can be guided by nanoengineered biodegradable microcapsules. The microcapsules deliver nerve growth fac...

Protection against severe COVID-19 inherited from Neandertals

Washington [US], February 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that a genetic variant associated with reduced coronavirus severity was inherited from Neandertals.According to researches, previously, a genetic factor associated with an increased risk of ...

Researchers use light to detect quantum information stored in nuclear quantum bits

Washington [US], February 16 (ANI): Researchers during a recent study have found a way to use light and a single electron to communicate with a cloud of quantum bits and sense their behaviour. This discovery will help in…

New study highlights origin of comet that brought reign of dinosaurs to an abrupt end

Cambridge (Massachusetts) [US], February 16 (ANI): A new study led by the scientists of Harvard University has put forth a new theory that could explain the origin and journey of the comet named Chicxulub impactor whose devastating impact…

Researchers develop new system for identifying drugs to repurpose in fight against Covid-19

Washington [US], February 16 (ANI): A study led by researchers of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed a system to identify drugs that might be repurposed to fight the coronavirus in elderly patients.When the Covid-19 pandemic struck...

Study: Membrane building blocks play decisive role in controlling cell growth

Bonn [Germany], February 15 (ANI): A new study drove by scientists at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) investigated that lipids are the building blocks of a cell's envelope - the cell membrane. In addition to their structural function,…

Clues to Capuchin monkey’s long life, large brain revealed in its genome

Washington [US], February 15 (ANI): An international team of scientists during recent research have sequenced the genome of a capuchin monkey for the first time. This could lead to uncovering new genetic clues about the evolution of their…

Scientists achieve atomic scale manipulation of magnets

Lancaster (UK), February 14 (ANI): An international team of scientists during recent research has been successful in manipulating magnets at the atomic level. This new discovery will be helpful in attaining fast and energy-efficient future data process...

Researchers find potential new treatment for fatal childhood brain cancer

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): Every year around 20 Australian children die from the incurable brain tumour, Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). The average age of diagnosis for DIPG is just seven years. There are no effective treatments,…

Researchers find potential new treatment for fatal childhood brain cancer

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): Every year around 20 Australian children die from the incurable brain tumour, Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). The average age of diagnosis for DIPG is just seven years. There are no effective treatments,…

Researchers find potential new treatment for fatal childhood brain cancer

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): Every year around 20 Australian children die from the incurable brain tumour, Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). The average age of diagnosis for DIPG is just seven years. There are no effective treatments,…

Researchers find potential new treatment for fatal childhood brain cancer

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): Every year around 20 Australian children die from the incurable brain tumour, Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). The average age of diagnosis for DIPG is just seven years. There are no effective treatments,…

Researchers find potential new treatment for fatal childhood brain cancer

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): Every year around 20 Australian children die from the incurable brain tumour, Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). The average age of diagnosis for DIPG is just seven years. There are no effective treatments,…

Higher risk of heart disease for Type 2 diabetes’ patients with blood sugar swings: Study

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): Patients, who suffer from type 2 diabetes and experience extreme swings in their blood sugar levels, are at an increased risk of heart disease-- suggest the findings of a new study.The findings of…

Here’s how zinc could help with fertility during pandemic

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): During the coronavirus pandemic, men and women who are attempting to conceive can get assistance in reproduction by zinc supplements, suggest the findings of a novel study. Zinc may help prevent mitochondrial damage…

Here’s how zinc could help with fertility during pandemic

Washington [US], February 14 (ANI): During the coronavirus pandemic, men and women who are attempting to conceive can get assistance in reproduction by zinc supplements, suggest the findings of a novel study. Zinc may help prevent mitochondrial damage…

Study highlights importance of routinely imaging brain tumour patients

London [UK], February 13 (ANI): A team of researchers during a recent study explored the best way to monitor brain tumour. The team consisted of experts from the UK and stakeholders who met to discuss the value of…

Results in blood cancer improved by ensuring gut integrity: Study

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A solitary strain of Bacteroides fragilis altogether diminished graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) by ensuring gut integrity, suggested the findings of a new study led by cancer researchers of Medical University of Sou...

Results in blood cancer improved by ensuring gut integrity: Study

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A solitary strain of Bacteroides fragilis altogether diminished graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) by ensuring gut integrity, suggested the findings of a new study led by cancer researchers of Medical University of Sou...

Results in blood cancer improved by ensuring gut integrity: Study

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A solitary strain of Bacteroides fragilis altogether diminished graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) by ensuring gut integrity, suggested the findings of a new study led by cancer researchers of Medical University of Sou...

Results in blood cancer improved by ensuring gut integrity: Study

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A solitary strain of Bacteroides fragilis altogether diminished graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) by ensuring gut integrity, suggested the findings of a new study led by cancer researchers of Medical University of Sou...

Results in blood cancer improved by ensuring gut integrity: Study

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A solitary strain of Bacteroides fragilis altogether diminished graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) by ensuring gut integrity, suggested the findings of a new study led by cancer researchers of Medical University of Sou...

Study sheds light on link between gene readouts, mental disorders

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A new study suggested that the distinctions in the expression of gene transcripts that construct the cells of the human body might prove helpful in understanding how mental issues with shared hereditary danger…

Study sheds light on link between gene readouts, mental disorders

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A new study suggested that the distinctions in the expression of gene transcripts that construct the cells of the human body might prove helpful in understanding how mental issues with shared hereditary danger…

Study sheds light on link between gene readouts, mental disorders

Washington [US], February 13 (ANI): A new study suggested that the distinctions in the expression of gene transcripts that construct the cells of the human body might prove helpful in understanding how mental issues with shared hereditary danger…

Study sheds light on potential drug target for HIV

Texas [US], February 13 (ANI): A team of researchers discovered that a human protein named SAMHD1 recognises a unique molecular pattern in nucleic acids. This pattern, called 'phosphorothioate', may act as a signal for action to the human…

Study sheds light on potential drug target for HIV

Texas [US], February 13 (ANI): A team of researchers discovered that a human protein named SAMHD1 recognises a unique molecular pattern in nucleic acids. This pattern, called 'phosphorothioate', may act as a signal for action to the human…

Study sheds light on potential drug target for HIV

Texas [US], February 13 (ANI): A team of researchers discovered that a human protein named SAMHD1 recognises a unique molecular pattern in nucleic acids. This pattern, called 'phosphorothioate', may act as a signal for action to the human…