Scientists in the US have discovered a potential new treatment for psoriasis in humans, by using fire ant venom toxin in mice.
A new technique could eventually help delay the onset of Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related diseases in humans.
Researchers show that eliminating the gene encoding Lef1 disrupts the development of certain nerve cells in the hypothalamus that affect stress and anxiety.
Researchers from the US, Japan, and Bangladesh have identified gut microbial community shifts in children who are prone to severe cases of amebic dysentery
Vitamin C may “tell” faulty stem cells in the bone marrow to mature and die normally, instead of multiplying to cause blood cancers.
Researchers have shown that injecting cardiac stem cells from young rats into the hearts of old rats can reverse the natural cardiac ageing process.
Scientists have edited the pig genome to deactivate a family of retroviruses. The results hold important implications for transplant medicine in humans.
Fresh insights into how zebrafish repair their nerve connections could hold clues to new therapies for people with spinal cord injuries.