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New Potential Method That Could Restore Hearing For Millions

Researchers have developed a new approach to repair cells deep inside the ear, a potential remedy that could restore hearing for millions of elderly people and others who suffer hearing loss. The lab study demonstrates a novel way for a drug to zero in on damaged nerves and cells inside the ear. It's a potential remedy for a problem that afflicts two-thirds of people over 70 years and 17% of all adults in the United States.

Soft Coral Sinularia sp: New Anticancer Agent

The chemical diversity of the soft coral Sinularia species in Bornean water has led to the isolation of one new cembranoid, sinularolide F (2), cembranolide (1), 15α-octahydro-cyclotetradeca[β]furan-2(3H)-one (3), and denticulatolide.

The Tfh Cells In HIV Patients Might Be Ineffective

A team of chemical and biomedical engineers from the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has discovered that HIV-infected patients experience dysfunction in a certain type of immune cell: the follicular helper T (Tfh) cell.

A Pay Gap Between Male And Female NHS Staff

According to latest figures, female NHS staffs have been getting paid at least a quarter less than their male counterparts. The figures cover 1.2 million NHS staff in England including doctors, nurses, managers, cleaning staff, etc.