Feb 02, 2019 AM EST
Early research on a new approach to protecting against malaria is offering promising, potentially long-lasting results against the persistent parasite that sickens hundreds of millions people each year.
Feb 01, 2019 PM EST
There are more than 290,000 people estimated to be living in the United States with a spinal cord injury. Previously, it has been shown that it is possible to restore some function to young and healthy patients within a few years of injury. Now, rese..
Jan 28, 2019 PM EST
Researchers have been struggling for years to find a treatment for patients who have a recurrence of acute myeloid leukemia (AML), an aggressive blood cancer that is one of the most lethal cancers.
Jan 26, 2019 AM EST
The BioWire II advances drug development and personalized medicine by growing and analyzing human heart tissue in real time
Jan 24, 2019 PM EST
Nearly two decades after a class of once-promising cancer drugs called MMP inhibitors mysteriously failed in clinical trials, scientists think they may have an explanation for what went wrong.
Jan 23, 2019 AM EST
Chemotherapy and radiation are effective cancer treatments because they kill rapidly dividing cells, including tumor cells. But for children--whose tiny bodies are still growing--these treatments can cause lifelong damage.
Jan 22, 2019 PM EST
Screening all hospitalized patients with HIV for tuberculosis (TB) using urine tests would improve life expectancy and be cost-effective in Malawi and South Africa.
Jan 22, 2019 AM EST
Despite recommendations first issued more than a decade ago, antibiotics are still routinely prescribed in U.S. emergency rooms for infants with bronchiolitis, a common viral lung infection.
Oct 05, 2018 AM EDT
Researchers at the Faculty of Pharmacy have developed PeptiENV, a cancer vaccine platform, which can be used to improve the therapeutic efficacy of oncolytic enveloped viruses currently in clinical use.
Aug 21, 2018 PM EDT
Study: Opioid crisis in Staten Island affects all races and socioeconomic backgrounds
Jul 27, 2018 AM EDT
A new drug has been successfully tested for hereditary angioedema, a chronic and sometimes life-threatening disorder
Jul 26, 2018 PM EDT
New research from several universities in Germany, to be published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, suggests that it may be easier than anticipated to find a compound that could be used as a food supplement to stop the spread of norovirus in c..
Mar 13, 2018 PM EDT
Thyroid gene variation may increase risk for Alzheimer's disease in African Americans
Dec 21, 2016 PM EST
Artificial leaf as mini-factory for drugs