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MU researchers develop gene therapy vector in quest to conquer devastating childhood disease

MU RESEARCHERS DEVELOP GENE THERAPY VECTOR IN QUEST TO CONQUER DEVASTATING CHILDHOOD DISEASE

For scientists, studying a disease presents a puzzle looking for an answer, but there are real people behind the research that may...

Newborn syphilis rate DOUBLES in just four years - hitting 20-year high, CDC report reveals

NEWBORN SYPHILIS RATE DOUBLES IN JUST FOUR YEARS - HITTING 20-YEAR HIGH, CDC REPORT REVEALS

The spike in congenital syphilis mirrors the uptick in men and women contracting the condition nationwide, less than two decades after...

 
 
 
This Disease Is A Top Killer And Now States Must Pay For Its Costly Treatment

THIS DISEASE IS A TOP KILLER AND NOW STATES MUST PAY FOR ITS COSTLY TREATMENT

Hepatitis C kills far more Americans than any other infectious disease.

Blood Pressure Drug: New Drug Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease

BLOOD PRESSURE DRUG: NEW DRUG TREATMENT FOR ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Nilvadipine was well tolerated in people with Alzheimer's disease, there was no benefit from the drug treatment on memory or functioning...

 
 
 
Helicobacter Pylori Eradication Maybe a Key Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

HELICOBACTER PYLORI ERADICATION MAYBE A KEY TREATMENT FOR PARKINSON'S DISEASE

New study finds a strong relationship between the gut bacteria Helicobacter pylori and Parkinson's disease.

Exercise Linked to Delayed Cognitive Decline in People with Rare Alzheimer's Disease

EXERCISE LINKED TO DELAYED COGNITIVE DECLINE IN PEOPLE WITH RARE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Exercise can delay cognitive decline in people with rare Alzheimer's disease, finds a new study.

 
 
 

FOR OVERWEIGHT DOGS, OWNER BEHAVIOR MATTERS

It is estimated that up to 60% of pet dogs are overweight or obese. Overweight and obesity in dogs leads to increased risks of disease...

Degenerative Disc Disease + 6 Natural Remedies

DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE + 6 NATURAL REMEDIES

If you've been dealing with back pain , you may be living with degenerative disc disease. What is it, how does it happen and can you...

 
 
 

CLASSICAL SWINE FEVER VIRUS NON-STRUCTURAL PROTEIN 4B BINDS TANK-BINDING KINASE 1

Abstract Classical swine fever is a contagious disease with a high mortality rate and is caused by classical swine fever virus. CSFV...

Study: Multi-resistant bacteria killed by cinnamon bark oil

STUDY: MULTI-RESISTANT BACTERIA KILLED BY CINNAMON BARK OIL

Researchers continue to search for natural antimicrobial agents as the increasing number of drug-resistant pathogens continues to become...

 
 
 
Does Exercise Increase the Risk of Atrial Fibrillation?

DOES EXERCISE INCREASE THE RISK OF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION?

Exercise has so many health benefits. We know that working out and staying physically active lowers the risk of a number of health...

POSSIBLE MOLECULAR PATHWAY FOR NEURODEGENERATION IN PRION DISEASES

A new study has shed light on the mechanisms underlying the progression of prion diseases and identified a potential target for treatment.

 
 
 
Use of WGS in Europe continues to increase

USE OF WGS IN EUROPE CONTINUES TO INCREASE

Two-thirds of 30 European countries were routinely using whole genome sequencing in 2017 for national surveillance of at least one...

Interstitial Lung Disease + 5 Natural Remedies

INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE + 5 NATURAL REMEDIES

Interstitial lung disease is more than one disease; in fact, this term describes more than 200 different lung disorders that all affect...

 
 
 
Wovenware is making AI to track disease-carrying mosquitoes in Puerto Rico

WOVENWARE IS MAKING AI TO TRACK DISEASE-CARRYING MOSQUITOES IN PUERTO RICO

It's been roughly a year since Hurricane Maria - the tenth-most intense Atlantic hurricane on record - devastated the island of Puerto...

 
 
 
Artificial Intelligence can Help Doctors Diagnose Lung Disease Accurately

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CAN HELP DOCTORS DIAGNOSE LUNG DISEASE ACCURATELY

Artificial intelligence or AI correctly interprets lung function test results and helps pulmonologists diagnose lung disease in patients.

New urine test measures stress-related cell damage, revealing your risk for developing age-related disease

NEW URINE TEST MEASURES STRESS-RELATED CELL DAMAGE, REVEALING YOUR RISK FOR DEVELOPING AGE-RELATED DISEASE

Most people judge a person's age by the presence of grey hair, wrinkle lines, age spots and other visible signs. But do you know that...

 
 
 
A Little Cargill History of E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria Outbreaks

A LITTLE CARGILL HISTORY OF E. COLI, SALMONELLA AND LISTERIA OUTBREAKS

Cargill Ground Beef 2018 - 17 Ill, 1 Death - E. coli O26 On Aug. 16, 2018, FSIS was notified of an investigation of E. coli O26 illnesses....

Protease: The Enzyme that Makes Protein & Amino Acids Tick

PROTEASE: THE ENZYME THAT MAKES PROTEIN & AMINO ACIDS TICK

Maybe we don't give enzymes enough credit. They are required for literally every single chemical action that takes place in our bodies...