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Thursday, January 6, 2011 - 00:00
A stack of punch cards from a landmark study published in 1966, and the legwork to track down the study’s participants years later, has yielded the longest analysis of the effects of lipoproteins on c
Thursday, January 6, 2011 - 00:00

Bungee jumping may give pleasure, but may also affect the immune system. A new study shows that innate immune response is suppressed following bungee jumping. Stress has been known to be a known risk

Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 00:00
Men serving long prison sentences surprisingly often have a history of unrecognised and untreated ADHD, despite having had considerable problems since childhood. This according to a recent study publi
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 00:00
Investigators at the National Institutes of Health have observed that the survival rate of people with a rare immunodeficiency disease called chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) is greatly improved wh
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 00:00
Numerous patients suffering from chronic liver diseases are currently receiving inadequate treatment due to the lack of organs donated for transplantation. However, hepatocytes derived from induced pl
Sunday, January 2, 2011 - 00:00
Researchers found that placebos work even when administered without the seemingly requisite deception.