Health News

Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 00:00
Extremely obese women may not need to gain as much weight during pregnancy as current guidelines suggest, according to a new study presented today at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine annual mee
Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 00:00
Based on the encapsulation of a catalyst (palladium) in microspheres to synthesize artificial materials or activate drugs in human cells and avoid toxicity.
Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 00:00

Mutations in the gene encoding the KCNJ5 potassium channel drive development of aldosterone-producing adenomas, a tumor of the adrenal gland. The hormone aldosterone is normally only made by the adre

Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 00:00
First evidence of gene transfer from human host to bacterial pathogen offers new view of evolution, disease
Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 00:00
Nerve cells are able to find and contact their partner cells thanks to the interaction of two genes
Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 00:00
Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute have shed new light on a molecular switch that turns genes on or off in response to a cell's energy needs.