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Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Researchers find low oxygen and sulfide in the oceans played greater role in ancient mass extinction
Seth Young’s research group collecting and describing limestone samples from a field site in the Roberts Mountains, Nevada. Credit: Anders L...
What you need to know about Pfizer’s anti COVID-19 drug Paxlovid
The FDA has authorized Pfizer’s Paxlovid for emergency use* to treat COVID-19 patients at high risk of hospitalization or death. Paxlovid ca...
Spleen function discovery could lead to better treatments for infectious diseases
An advanced fluorescent microscopy image of the complex networks of stromal cells that construct the spleen and support immune responses. Im...
Monday, January 10, 2022
Common clay materials may help curb methane emissions
A team of researchers at MIT has come up with a promising approach to controlling methane emissions and removing it from the air, using an i...
T cells from common colds cross-protect against infection with SARS-CoV-2
People with higher levels of T cells from common cold coronaviruses are less likely to become infected with SARS-CoV-2. A new study, publish...
80 percent of the skin replaced
After his treatment, the boy was able to do normal work again. Credit: Catholic Clinic Bochum New skin from genetically modified stem cells ...
Sunday, January 9, 2022
Childhood vaccination: the benefits spread beyond children
Professor Michael Good from the Institute for Glycomics, Griffith University An Australian and Canadian study has found while childhood COVI...
Circumbinary Planet Discovered by TESS Validates New Detection Technique
The newly discovered planet, TIC 172900988b, is roughly the radius of Jupiter, and several times more massive, but it orbits its two stars i...
Friday, January 7, 2022
Anxiety and PTSD linked to increased myelin in brain
A series of fMRI scans of the brain of a military veteran with PTSD, showing gray matter regions with increased myelin. Credit: UCSF image ...
Dog brains can distinguish between languages
Credit: Photo: Eniko Kubinyi "Some years ago I moved from Mexico to Hungary to join the Neuroethology of Communication Lab at the Depar...
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