Researchers at the University of Utah have discovered that a factor found in umbilical cord blood can be used to fight inflammation and sepsis in adults.

UC San Diego biochemists have identified patterns in the surface protein of group A Streptococcus. The findings could result in a vaccine for the bacteria,…

University of British Columbia scientists have found a genetic mutation that protected mice from scarring of intestinal tissue similar to that caused by Crohn’…

Neurodegenerative diseases like Huntington’s (HD) have lacked effective therapy, in part due to the difficulty in recapitulating the disease in a laboratory…

In treating cancer patients, a wide variety of options exists, and one of the hurdles for a physician is to determine which treatment is most suitable for each…

Bright light can cause damage to retinal tissue and cause vision loss or blindness. Scientists from Case Western Reserve University have found that a…

Recently, it has become apparent the gut microbiome can influence obesity and metabolic disorders. Researchers now show that by introducing engineered gut…

The origins of Alzheimer’s disease have long presented researchers with a stark challenge. And researchers at the Biodesign Neurodegenerative Disease Research…

Stanford scientists have found that retinoic acid curbs the development of colorectal cancer, deciphering a complex interaction between the vitamin A…