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A lower risk of type 2 diabetes has been observed among individuals consuming food rich in antioxidants. This effect is largely contributed by fruit, ..
A lower risk of type 2 diabetes has been observed among individuals consuming food rich in antioxidants. This effect is largely contributed by fruit, ..
This week, publication of a special issue on Advances in HIV Prevention, Treatment and Cure begins in PLOS Medicine, advised by guest editors Linda-Ga..
Philadelphia, PA, October 17, 2017 - Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is an aggressive cancer and the most frequently diagnosed non-Hodgkin lymph..
Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is an aggressive cancer and the most frequently diagnosed non-Hodgkin lymphoma worldwide (nearly 40% of cases). ..
Together with colleagues from AP-HP Necker–Enfants Malades Hospital in Paris, scientists from the Cochin Institute (CNRS / INSERM / Paris Descartes Un..
The cochlear sensory epithelium (organ of Corti), and the vestibular sensory epithelia, ampullar cristas (inset) of the inner ear injected with the AA..
Milan, Italy: Regular use of disinfectants is linked to a higher risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to new res..
Milan, Italy: Regular use of disinfectants is linked to a higher risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to new res..
Legionella pneumophila (green), the bacterium responsible for severe acute lung disease inside eukaryotic cells. Mitochondrial network in red, nucleus..
Intracellular pathogens adopt various strategies to circumvent the defences of the host cell and to proliferate intracellularly. One specific strategy..
A gene has been identified by researchers at King's College London that is thought to be associated with the types of brain damage that can be caused ..
Proposed reductions in U.S. foreign aid would have a devastating impact on HIV treatment and prevention programs in countries receiving such aid, an i..
Survival of preterm babies has increased worldwide. Recent studies have focused on outcomes of extremely preterm children (born at 22-26 weeks' gestat..
Researchers from Genethon, the AFM-Telethon laboratory, Inserm (UMR) and the Royal Holloway University of London demonstrated the efficacy of an innov..
The three endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress sensors (PERK [red], IRE1 [blue], ATF6 [green]) initially activate signaling events that increase protein-..
Chemical signatures from gut bacteria which show up in urine can be used to predict how the body will respond to a 'junk' diet. Scientists have found ..
Elastography, sometimes referred as seismology of the human body, is an emerging technology used to enhance medical ultrasound imaging. It does this b..
Studies of thousands of pregnant women that were set up to probe the link between Zika and birth defects may not provide definitive answers because of..
The effects of corticosteroid treatments on pregnant women facing preterm delivery to prevent infant death and morbidity have been thought to develop ..
Body weight evolution (A) and food intake (B) were recorded weekly. C: Body composition (fat mass) was assessed by magnetic resonance imaging (EchoMRI..
The idea that diet could have a role to play in preventing the signs of asthma is starting to gain ground, with studies highlighting certain deficienc..
By Michael Le Page Our body temperature might not ever get much hotter than 37°C. But it turns out that the insides of our cells can reach a scorching..
Identification and functional validation of proteins involved in tumorigenesis are essential steps toward advancing cancer precision medicine. In the ..
​Identification and functional validation of proteins involved in tumorigenesis are essential steps toward advancing cancer precision medicine. In The..
Among patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) fueled by ALK gene alterations who were being treated with crizotinib (Xalkori), a decrease in ..
Exposure to the bisphenol A (BPA) substitute, bisphenol S, could increase the aggressiveness of-----cancer by acting as an endocrine disruptor, just l..
The progression-free survival rate (PFS) in cancer patients treated with targeted therapies (identified using a multigene panel test on their tumor sa..
Gender discrimination can be found in the most unexpected fields. An international team, involving Demian Battaglia, a CNRS researcher at the Institut..