Health News

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Scientists have discovered that molecules called reactive oxygen species (ROS) produced by the energy factories, or mitochondria, in cells, may play a role in a rare inherited disorder in which uncont
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
An international research study has shown that, in animal models, type 2 insulin (IGF-II) growth factor reinforces memory and prevents forgetfulness. The results of the work, developed at the Mount Si
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Research at the Pharmacy Faculty of the University of Navarra suggests that lipoic acid supplements, a powerful antioxidant, could be effective in preventing diabetes and halting obesity. It is one of
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Lung tumors are the number one cause of death among cancer patients, and one cancer in three is lung cancer. protein biomarkers in exhaled air divulge the presence of pathological cells in the lung.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
With the number of norovirus infection cases rising across the country, scientists from the University of Southampton have successfully crystallised a key norovirus enzyme, which could help in the dev
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Patients may be unaware of potential drug side-effects due to inconsistent labelling