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Study offers insights into protective effects of dietary supplements against COVID-19

Apr 22 2021 Taking multivitamins, omega-3, probiotics or vitamin D supplements may lessen the risk of testing positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus

National registry needs to be set up for capturing pharma industry payments to clinicians and patient support groups

Apr 22 2021 A national registry to capture all pharma/medical device industry payments and other benefits made to all clinicians, healthcare

Researchers examine if a naturally occurring protein can be used to prevent sight loss from glaucoma

Apr 22 2021 Researchers funded by Fight for Sight, in partnership with The Spectacle Makers’ Charity and Glaucoma UK, are investigating if a

New photoreceptors from human pluripotent stem cells restores sight to injured retinas

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Apr 22 2021 Tens of millions of people worldwide are affected by diseases like macular degeneration or have had

Children exposed to intimate partner violence from infancy were twice as likely to have poor health

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Apr 22 2021 A new study has found up to half of all children with language difficulties and mental and physical

Bath scientists receive £1.3 million grant to develop a portable spice-detection device

Apr 22 2021 University of Bath scientists have been awarded a research grant of £1.3 million to develop a portable device to detect the street

Impact of proposed law would increase regulatory oversight of certain diagnostic tests

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Apr 22 2021 Legislation currently under consideration in the U.S. Congress would increase regulatory oversight of

Study provides mechanistic insight into effects of regular coffee drinking on the brain’s network

Apr 22 2021 A new study published in Molecular Psychiatry and sponsored by the Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee (ISIC), provides unique insights into the functional and connectivity changes that happen within the brain of regular coffee drinkers. This includes findings that when at rest, regular coffee drinkers had a reduced degree of connectivity…
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Argonne’s Advanced Photon Source guided the development of new COVID-19 vaccine now in trials

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Apr 21 2021 Human clinical trials have begun on a new vaccine candidate that may protect against not only

Novel approach to gene editing bypasses disease-causing mutations in a gene

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Apr 21 2021 A new approach to gene editing using the CRISPR/Cas9 system bypasses disease-causing mutations in a