News Archive

Humans are not the only ones to grimace when they have pain, scientists have found. 

Monday, May 10, 2010 - 13:44

After the positive results of animal research, researchers are convinced that parvoviruses are suitable candidates for use in treatment of advanced glioblastomas.

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 09:58

In the race to find answers about ovarian cancer, researchers now have something to cluck about.

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 09:29

Scientists have for the first time succeeded in extracting vital stem cells from sections of vein removed for heart bypass surgery.

Monday, April 26, 2010 - 13:06

The genetically altered mice, which behaved much like people with a certain type of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), could help scientists design new therapies for this debilitating condition.

Monday, April 26, 2010 - 12:36

Researchers from the Field Museum and the University of Chicago are collaborating on a project to investigate how rare and potentially fatal diseases that stem from animals, such as AIDS, SARS and Ebola, transfer to humans.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 - 14:02

A team of Boston researchers has developed an artificial pancreas that prevented blood sugar from falling perilously low in a trial.

Friday, April 16, 2010 - 12:49

Experimental compound designed by researchers being developed for clinical testing.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 - 12:53

Research with mice may provide new target for halting cancer migration.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 12:05

Findings  may  be of fundamental importance in the fight against cancer.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010 - 10:29

Monday, March 15, 2010 - 15:12

The Hydra, a microscopic freshwater creature, has similar genes to the particular human genes that mutate to cause Huntington's disease and Alzheimer's disease.

Monday, March 15, 2010 - 15:01

Researchers use natural and artificial sheaths to mend serious bone injuries.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010 - 12:21

Scientists studying mice and zebrafish open possibility of developing a way to grow new coronary arteries.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010 - 11:48

The discovery in a rodent model could help in the development of better targeted drugs, with fewer side effects, to increase focus and learning.

Monday, March 8, 2010 - 16:21