Public health concern is a possible emergence of malaria in new regions, Baylor researcher says.
In the review, scientists examine the ways and mechanisms by which foreign DNA can survive during digestion and penetrate into the cells of the body of their consumer.
Neuroscientists at Indiana University have reported the first evidence that non-human animals can mentally replay past events from memory. The discovery could help advance the development of new drugs to treat Alzheimer's disease.
Researchers from the University of Southern California have discovered that a drug currently being developed to treat stroke patients could also prevent Alzheimer's disease.
Hartford, Conn. - Restaurant, food, and beverage companies (food companies) target Hispanic and Black children and teens with ads almost exclusively for fast food, candy, sugary drinks, and unhealthy snacks, according to a new report from the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity at the University of Connecticut, the Council on Black Health at Drexel University, and Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio.
Brazilian researchers are the first to demonstrate the action of PRIMA-1 against amyloid aggregates of mutant p53 protein, structure found in more than half of malignant tumors
A new study reveals that paralysis patients now have a shot for recovery with an experimental treatment that includes a spinal implant and physical therapy. A handful of patients already show positive results.
Sometimes you have to help a foe to defeat a greater enemy. Scientists say that keeping mosquitoes from getting the parasite can prevent them from infecting humans with deadly malaria.
Too much cleaning might not be a good thing, after all. A new study reveals that frequent use of household cleaning products have been found to affect the gut in infants and promote weight gain in children.
Even unborn babies are in danger of air pollution as a new study reveals sooty particles can make its way to the placenta. The placenta is an organ that nourishes the fetus as it develops in the mother's womb.
BPA-free plastic is often perceived as the safe option. This is likely untrue, scientists say in a new study that reveals products that use BPA alternatives appear to cause the same reproductive problems that BPA does.
There's a promising new cancer vaccine in the works that has a perfect survival rate in mice with melanoma. Even more impressively, the same vaccine is also effective in preventing the recurrence of tumors.
Dubbed the silent killer, hypertension is a major problem in the United States and worldwide. Now, the American Heart Association reveals that certain lifestyle changes can significantly drop blood pressure and even reduce the need for medication.
For centuries, the world has been trying to figure out the secret behind Mona Lisa's mysterious smile. Doctors now say that clues in Leonardo da Vinci's iconic painting point to hyperthyroidism.