DNA Methylation Involved in Alzheimer's disease: Researchers
DNA methylation plays an important role in Alzheimer's disease, researchers say.
Physicists Use Lasers to Improve Sensitivity of Atomic-Force Microscope
Australian physicists have used lasers to make atomic-force microscope probes 20 times more sensitive than the current ones.
Hallucigenia Gets its Place in the Tree of Life
An evolutionary misfit fossil called Hallucigenia has finally found its place in the 'Tree of Life', researchers from the University of Cambridge state.
Gut Bacteria Affect Eating Habits: Researchers
Gut bacteria affect our eating habits, a new study suggests.
8,000-Year-Old Mutation Helps Tibetans Survive Low-Oxygen Conditions
A single DNA base pair change, which dates back 8,000 years, explains how Tibetans manage to survive in thin air some 14,000 feet above sea-level.
High-Intensity Exercise Safe for Heart Transplant Patients
High-intensity interval exercise is safe for stable heart transplant patients, a new study reveals.
Aspirin, Ibuprofen can Lower Breast Cancer Recurrence Risk in Some Women
Common drugs such as aspirin or ibuprofen might reduce recurrence of breast cancer in some women, a new study has found.
Poor Sleep can Increase Suicide Risk in Old People
Old adults suffering from inadequate sleep are more likely to commit suicide, a new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine has found.
Autism Rates Aren't Increasing: Researchers
Contrary to popular belief, rates of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) aren't increasing, a new study has found.
Red Lionfish are Ultimate Hunters: Study
Red lionfish hunt like a "terminator", researchers say.
Egyptian Mummification Began 1500 years Earlier than Current Estimates
Mummification in Egypt started 1500 years earlier than previously assumed, researchers say.
1.6 Million Cardiovascular-Related Deaths Linked to High Sodium in Diet
Around 1.6 million cardiovascular-related deaths per year are linked to excess sodium in diet, a new study has found.
Lucid Dreamers have Above-Average Problem Solving Abilities
People who have frequent lucid dreams score better in tests that measure insight, a new study has found.
Tough Antarctic Fly has its Genome Mapped
Researchers have sequenced the genome of the Antarctic midge.