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Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Cow immune system inspires new therapies for humans

Scientists have developed a potential new therapy based on immune molecules from cows to help people with hormone deficiencies.  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, February 7th, 2015
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Money tops stress factor in US: Survey

The United States could be the wealthiest nation in the world and yet it is money that stresses out its adult population the most, reveals a new survey.  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, February 5th, 2015
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A step closer to medicine that treats obesity

A peptide and hormone that reduces the urge to eat when administered to a specific area of the brain could be the target for developing medications to treat obesity and binge eating disorder, says a research. When More...

By BioNews On Thursday, February 5th, 2015
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Smartphone device can diagnose HIV in 15 minutes

A team of researchers from Columbia University has developed a low-cost smartphone accessory or dongle that can perform a test that simultaneously detects three infectious disease markers from a finger prick of More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015
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US approves new drug for binge eating disorder

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug to treat moderate to severe binge eating disorder (BED) in adults  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
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Secondhand smoke exposure in the United States dropped by half

Although secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure in the United States dropped by half between 1999 to 2000 and 2011 to 2012, one in four nonsmokers  More...

In vitro fertilization
By BioNews On Monday, February 2nd, 2015
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Possible cause of IVF failure in some women identified

New research from The University of Manchester has demonstrated a previously unexplored biological process  More...

By BioNews On Monday, February 2nd, 2015
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Why humans are affected less by retroviral infections

Retroviruses have merged with our DNA, and researchers can use them to better understand evolution and how we can resist cancer.  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, February 1st, 2015
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Added fructose driving the rise in diabetics

Consumption of foods and beverages containing added sugars, particularly added fructose, is a major factor behind the dramatic rise in type 2 diabetes  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, February 1st, 2015
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‘Feeding and fasting’ hormone can improve insulin action

A researcher has found that adropin, a hormone that regulates whether the body burns fat or sugar during feeding and fasting cycles, can improve insulin action in obese, diabetic mice.  More...