ANN ARBOR — It’s obvious that the taste buds on the tongue can detect sugar. And after a meal, beta cells in the pancreas sense rising blood glucose and release the hormone insulin—which helps the sugar enter cells, where it … Continue reading →
ForscherInnen entdecken wichtige molekulare Zielstruktur zur maßgeschneiderten Krebstherapie Metallbasierte Wirkstoffe gehören zu den am häufigsten eingesetzten Medikamenten gegen Krebs – zu deren gezieltem Einsatz zur Zeit große Anstrengungen unternommen werden. Durch den Einsatz innovativer Analyseverfahren ist es einer Forschungsgruppe um … Continue reading →
Mouse study helps explain the paradoxical pro-cancer effects of paclitaxel COLUMBUS, Ohio – The very same treatment that thwarts breast cancer has a dark side – it can fuel the spread of the disease to the lungs.
Scientists have discovered a physiological chain of events in animal models in which motor neurons and their communication with muscle become disrupted by the mutation that causes spinal muscular atrophy.
UCLA-led study finds that nearly one-third of beneficial bacteria in baby’s intestinal tract comes directly from mother’s milk Mothers protect their babies and teach them habits to stay healthy and safe as they grow. A new UCLA-led study shows that … Continue reading →
During a stroke or organ transplant, patients can suffer an injury due to lack of blood supply to vital organs. The injury — known as ischemia reperfusion — can cause damage to tissues. But a new Yale-led study has identified … Continue reading →