Mar 3, 2017------News Archive—Latest research covered daily, archived weekly
50+ year old protein paradox solved
Proteins make life possible. They are the products made from all of our DNA programming. Now, researchers can accurately predict how changes in protein volume changes their folding and unfolding — making them more or less affective. As proteins may even be evolving below oceans on ice-bound exo-planets orbiting stars that are not our Sun, knowing how proteins work is not only critical for life as we live now, but might also impact our future in space.
Mar 2, 2017-----News Archive—Latest research covered daily, archived weekly
Daylight savings can increase IVF miscarriages
According to new research out of Boston Medical Center (BMC) and IVF New England, daylight savings time (DST) contributes to higher miscarriage rates among women undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) — but only in those who also had a prior pregnancy loss.
Mar 1, 2017-----News Archive—Latest research covered daily, archived weekly
Listeria may be a serious miscarriage threat
Listeria is a common food-borne bacterium that may be a greater risk for miscarriage in early pregnancy than thought.
Feb 28, 2017------News Archive—Latest research covered daily, archived weekly
Neurons can choose to activate mom or dad's genes
For over a century, scientists have thought most of our cells use genes from both parents' pretty equally throughout life. But our biology is more nuanced, say scientists who invented a screen to measure specific genes from each parent.
Feb 27, 2017------News Archive—Latest research covered daily, archived weekly
Can damage of dementia and Alzheimer's be undone?
A recent study suggests a possible treatment for Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders. Based on research on both mice and monkeys, some brain injuries caused by the toxic accumulation of tau protein, were prevented and even reversed.