Diseases (847 News)

Computationally Reconstructed Microbial Genomes to Uncover the Uncultivated Microbes in the Human Gut

Apr 4, 2019 3:00 pm
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A tree’s growth is dependent on nutrients from the soil and water, as well as the microbes in, on, and around the roots. Similarly, a hum...

Blocking Bacterial-molecule Interaction Might Prevent Many Deadly Illnesses

Apr 3, 2019 3:00 pm
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A new study identifies a single molecule as a key entry point used by two types of dangerous bacteria to break through cellular barriers and cause ...

How Cytochrome C Control Cardiolipin Oxidation-Induced Apoptosis?

Mar 30, 2019 4:00 pm
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Cytochrome c is a small enzyme that plays an important role in the production of energy by mitochondria. It is also involved in signalling dangerou...

Potential New Cystic Fibrosis Treatment Uses an Approved Anti-fungal Drug

Mar 27, 2019 3:00 pm
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — An approved drug normally used to treat fungal infections could also do the job of a protein channel that is missing or def...

Scientists Discover a New Therapeutic Target for Blocking Early Atherosclerosis in Progeria

Mar 27, 2019 12:00 pm
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Researchers at the Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares (CNIC) and the Universidad de Oviedo have discovered a new molecular mechani...

Sewage Can Reveal the Occurrence of Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria among Healthy Populations

Mar 23, 2019 3:00 pm
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A comprehensive analysis sewage collected in 74 cities in 60 countries has yielded the first, comparable global data, which show the levels and typ...

Japanese Patients with ANCA-Associated Vasculitis Are Genetically Predisposed to Interstitial Lung Disease

Mar 23, 2019 2:00 pm
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Many diseases show major differences in their prevalence from one country to another, but it is often unclear whether this is due to lifestyle and ...

A Potential New Target for Chronic Pain Treatment

Mar 14, 2019 1:00 pm
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A research group at Hiroshima University observed a potential new target for chronic pain treatment. Further research using this receptor could lea...

A Possible Treatment for Crohn’s Disease Depending on the Patients’ Own Cells

Mar 13, 2019 2:00 pm
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A new technique using patients’ own modified cells to treat Crohn’s disease has been proven to be effective in experiments using human ...

Researchers Discover How a Tiny Molecule Known as miR-132 Acts as a “Handbrake” on Our Immune System

Mar 13, 2019 1:00 pm
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Researchers have discovered how a tiny molecule known as miR-132 acts as a “handbrake” on our immune system – helping us figh...

Existing Drug May Have Potential to Treat Mitochondrial Disease

Mar 12, 2019 4:00 pm
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New preclinical findings from extensive cell and animal studies suggest that a drug already used for a rare kidney disease could benefit patients w...

Mutations in Antibodies May Heightened the Risk of Allergic Diseases in Children

Mar 12, 2019 3:00 pm
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A team of researchers from Stanford University, the University of Cincinnati, Children's Hospital Medical Center and the Garvan Institute of Me...

DNA Damaging Gut Bacteria Toxin Might Be Involved in Colorectal Cancer

Mar 12, 2019 2:00 pm
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For more than a decade, scientists have worked to understand the connection between colibactin, a compound produced by certain strains of E. coli, ...

ِA Study Explains Loss of Protective Abilities of T Cells

Mar 11, 2019 12:00 pm
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Regulatory T cells (Tregs) make sure that immune responses are not too strong and that inflammation is inhibited. This makes them highly interestin...

Scientists Identify Brain Cells Involved in Insomnia

Mar 10, 2019 4:00 pm
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An international team of researchers has identified, for the first time, the cell types, areas and biological processes in the brain that mediate t...

Genetic Mutation Is Found to Ensure Better Prognosis for Wilson Disease Patients

Mar 10, 2019 3:00 pm
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Wilson disease (copper storage disease) is a rare genetic disorder in which one or more genetic mutations disrupt copper metabolism in the liver. A...

When Good Cells Go Bad: Regulating the MS-Causing Properties of Th17 Cells

Mar 10, 2019 12:00 pm
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Inflammatory and autoimmune diseases such as psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, and multiple sclerosis (MS) are a major healthcare burden worldwide a...

A New CRISPR/Cas9 Therapy Can Suppress Aging, Opening Door for Better Understanding of Aging in Humans

Feb 26, 2019 1:00 pm
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Aging is a leading risk factor for a number of debilitating conditions, including heart disease, cancer and Alzheimer's disease, to name a few....

Researchers Identify Proteins That Control Mucous Production

Feb 14, 2019 1:00 pm
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New research reveals how healthy cells in our bodies produce mucins – the main component of mucous, which protects our intestine and airw...

Basophils Seem to Be an Important Trigger of Emphysema in COPD

Feb 14, 2019 12:00 pm
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Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) researchers have shown in mice that immune cells called basophils act to trigger a cascade of immune...


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