Health News

Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 23:00
A variant of last year’s pandemic influenza linked to fatal cases carried a mutation that enabled it to infect a different subset of cells lining the airway, according to new research.
Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 23:00
Two strains of the type of mosquito responsible for the majority of malaria transmission in Africa have evolved such substantial genetic differences that they are becoming different species, according
Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 23:00
the 3D structure of a complete egg receptor that binds sperm at the beginning of fertilization will lead to better understanding of infertility and may enable entirely new types of contraceptives.
Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 23:00
A surprising level of activity discovered in, sleepy cells throughout the human body could be a key to good health. Fibroblasts, which are found in connective tissue such as ligaments and tendons,
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 - 23:00
FDA asked manufacturers to add new warnings to labeling of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists, a class of drugs primarily used to treat men with prostate cancer.
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 - 23:00
Patients who monitor themselves at home for proper dosing of the blood thinner warfarin seem to do just as well as patients who are monitored in a doctor's office, according to a study published in th