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Study shows our biological clock influences immune response efficiency

According to a recent study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, the biological clock influences immune...
Marcus Allen

What effect does AADC have on children?

AADC is a very rare form of Parkinson's. Symptoms include; developmental delays, weak muscle tone, muscle stiffness and involuntary writhing movements of the limbs. Around...

Lifestyle modifications prevent one in three breast cancer cases

A new report has estimated that one in three breast cancer cases could be prevented through lifestyle changes. Modifications such as weight management, physical activity,...

Leukaemia drug shows promise for treating childhood brain cancer

A drug that is used to treat chronic myeloid leukaemia appears to be more effective at stopping a type of childhood brain cancer according...

New family of drugs identified that could combat a range of cancers 

Scientists at the University of Bath have identified a new family of drugs which inhibit the activity of a protein associated with prostate and...

New study suggests hormone linked to hypersexual disorder

A new study has revealed the possible role of the hormone oxytocin on men and women with hypersexual disorder. The results published in the journal Epigenetics...

Growth hormone derivative shows promise for children with deficiency  

A novel growth hormone derivative that is now in development has demonstrated promise for children with growth hormone deficiency. The derivative was tested in Phase...

Positive results for early combination Type 2 diabetes therapy

A new study has demonstrated the efficacy of the long-term clinical benefits of early combination Type 2 diabetes therapy. Key results from the Phase IV clinical...

Are e-cigarettes really an effective way to quit smoking?

While not an FDA-approved treatment, e-cigarettes are used as a quitting aid, but new research suggests this may not be an effective way to...

Smartphone app can detect 95% of skin cancer cases

A new smartphone app – SkinVision – has been shown in a new study to detect more than 90% of skin cancer cases. An international...
Cancer hair loss breakthrough

New breakthrough in cancer hair loss treatment discovered

In a breakthrough new discovery, scientists have found a way to protect the hair follicle from chemotherapy which will help to prevent hair loss...
Rolling out the early warning system for dengue fever symptoms

Rolling out the early warning system for dengue fever symptoms

Earth Observation-based early warning system is rolling out from Vietnam to six more South-East Asian countries – could this help spot dengue fever symptoms? HR...

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