With resistance growing to existing antibiotics, there is a vital and urgent need for the discovery and development of new antibiotics that are cost effective.
Millions of people around the world use herbal health remedies, following a tradition that began millennia ago.
Many patients stop taking statins due to less severe symptoms, such as muscle pain or fatigue.
The specific mutation of EZH2 is a relatively common event in diverse cancers.
The research team focused on dust-mite-induced allergies because dust mites are ubiquitous and thrive in warm, humid climates.
The company raised its 2016 financial forecasts, citing the strong quarter and an improved business outlook.
Across the four locations, a total of 158 healthy volunteers were vaccinated with increasing doses of the potential vaccine
University of Oxford scientists have developed a gene therapy that has shown promise in treating choroideremia.
In new research described recently in Molecular Psychiatry, a team led by Ana Pereira, instructor in clinical medicine in Bruce McEwen's laboratory, found that the drug, riluzole, is capable of reversing key genetic changes associated with these conditions.
Researchers identified a key signal that drives the commitment of immature Tfh cells into fully functional Tfh cells and thus driving the step-by-step process that results in a precisely tailored and effective immune response.
International researchers have discovered a protein that may be crucial in the development of 90 per cent of colon cancers, and may also be involved in the causation of several other cancers, including breast and liver cancers.
A small biotechnology company is attracting significant buyout interest from a slew of big drug makers.
The in vitro method of testing cancer drugs on tumor cells is based on observing the rate of growth or death in the cells after set time frames, mostly 24 hours or 72 hours. A team has developed a new metric that could eliminate waste and better target the most promising drugs.
Overweight mice treated with these nanoparticles lost 10 percent of their body weight over 25 days, without showing any negative side effects.