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Researchers have discovered a way of reducing the fertility of malaria-carrying mosquitoes, potentially providing a new tactic to combat the disease. Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes are the main transmitters of...

DIPGs are known as one of the most challenging tumours to treat because cancer cells are intimately intermingled with normal brain cells in a part of the brain that cannot be surgically resected. They are most...

New research from North Carolina State University and UNC-Chapel Hill reveals that energy is transferred more efficiently inside of complex, three-dimensional organic solar cells when the donor molecules align...

Motor neuron disease or central nervous system injury can lead to loss of essential voluntary muscle activity such as speaking, walking, breathing, and swallowing due to defects in motor neurons. A new study...

Scientists thought they basically knew how the most common drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes worked, but a new study from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) reveals unexpected new aspects...

Suppose you’re trying to navigate an unfamiliar section of a big city, and you’re using a particular cluster of skyscrapers as a reference point. Traffic and one-way streets force you to take some odd...

A team led by a scientist from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has identified a new biomarker linked to better outcomes of patients with head and neck cancers and non-small cell lung...

Drinking two cups of coffee per day substantially reduces risk of death from non-viral hepatitis related liver cirrhosis. This is the main finding of a study from researchers in the USA and Singapore as part of...