Health News

Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 00:00
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have discovered a molecular mechanism that controls essential steps in the way that PP2A, a complex enzyme frequently associated with many types of c
Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 00:00
Having already demonstrated its power as an anti-tumor agent, largazole, produced by a cyanobacterium inhabiting coral reefs, has shown a new potential benefit for treating serious fractures, osteopor
Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 00:00
the first to use human liver cells to successfully engineer miniature livers that function - at least in a laboratory setting - like human livers. The next step is to see if the livers will continue t
Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 00:00
Genome regions are signposts to the biology of ulcerative colitis. researchers have made new links between 29 regions of the genome and ulcerative colitis - a common form of inflammatory bowel disease
Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 00:00

A new study suggests that acute seizures in the elderly population have much more devastating consequences than the effects of similar seizures in the young adult population. The study was conducted

Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 00:00
Researchers at the University at Buffalo have devised two new ways of stapling peptide helices to prevent these medically important molecules from losing their shape and degrading in the presence of