Health News

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 00:00
Minor variations in the gene are associated with different sensitivity to acute and chronic pain. Scientists report on a novel human pain gene. People with minor variations in this gene showed clear d
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 00:00
Zif, a newly discovered protein, controls whether brain stem cells renew themselves as stem cells or differentiate into a dedicated type of neuron (nerve cell).
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 00:00
An autism study by Yale School of Medicine researchers using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) has identified a pattern of brain activity that may characterize the genetic vulnerability to
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 00:00
Surgical items, such as sponges and small instruments, left in the bodies of children who undergo surgery are quite uncommon and rarely fatal but decidedly dangerous and expensive mistakes, according
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 00:00
Researchers have found that applying a stem cell-infused patch together with overexpression of a specific cell instruction molecule promoted cell migration to damaged cardiac tissue following heart at
Monday, November 15, 2010 - 00:00
An analysis of data from nearly 50,000 people has uncovered several DNA sequence variations associated with the electrical impulses