A new study of the genetic factors involved in the causation of autism spectrum disorders, draws fresh attention to the impact these illnesses have on motor skills, and more broadly on cognitive function
Researchers have identified a new stem cell pathway that allows a highly aggressive form of breast cancer—triple-negative breast cancer—to thrive.
Valentine’s Day is around the corner and whether we like it or not, scientists have done research on that too. Can science be applied to love?
New findings point to a technique that uses specially designed nanoparticles and near-infrared laser treatment to cause cancer cells to lose their multidrug resistance capabilities for days at a time.
An undergraduate wanted to research “some human stuff”. Little did he know, that it would lead to the discovery of 22 genes that are implicated in glioblastoma, the most aggressive type of brain cancer.
A protein found in asparagus and other everyday foods has been linked to the spread of breast cancer, scientists have discovered.
Researchers have unlocked the secret behind why the greater mouse-eared bat lives so long, with even some hints for fighting the effects of ageing in people.
Do you have an idea rolling around in your head with no resources to test it? Why not apply for Archer Research Challenge Grants? 2018 might be your time to shine.
New research suggests that the first modern Briton from 300 generations ago, had a darker complexion than first thought, as well as blue eyes and curly hair.
Pfizer has announced a two-year collaboration with DL Medicine, intended to produce new chemical entities against preselected targets from multiple therapeutic areas.
For young children with cystic fibrosis, the lungs’ bacterial population changes in the first few years of life as respiratory infections and inflammation set in, new research suggests.
Two viruses closely related to Zika—West Nile and Powassan—can spread from an infected pregnant mouse to her fetuses, causing brain damage and fetal death, a new study suggests.