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Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Spread Through Hospital Wards

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria; In this new observational study in France has conclude that while some types of antibiotic-resistant bacteria spread by contact between infect patients and visitors, other mechanisms may be just as important in the spread of certain other common bacteria. The authors suggest that more than just strict hand hygiene is need to…

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

New Therapies For Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy; A new multi-institution study spearheaded by researchers at Florida State University and the University of California, Los Angeles suggests a tiny protein could play a major role in combating heart failure related to Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), the most common lethal genetic disorder among children. In collaboration with scientists from across the…

Radio diagnosis

Immuno PET Precisely Diagnoses IBD Inflammation

The researches find that the Immuno-PET to image monoclonal antibodies directed against specific innate immune cell markers, investigators were able to effectively assess IBD in murine models. In addition; but immuno-PET has high potential for theranostic diagnosis and precision treatment of IBD and other inflammatory diseases. The Immuno-PET to image IBD, encompassing Crohn’s disease and…

Gut Microbes

Gut Microbes Might Digest The Medication

Gut Microbes; the first time Vayu Maini Rekdal manipulated microbes, he made a decent sourdough bread. At the time, young Maini Rekdal, and most people who head to the kitchen to whip up a salad dressing; pop popcorn, ferment vegetables, or caramelize onions; did not consider the crucial chemical reactions behind these concoctions. Even more…

important to have an objective measure of pain

Measure Of Pain Biomarkers With Profiles Of Drugs

Measure Of Pain; A breakthrough test developed by Indiana University School of Medicine researchers to measure pain in patients could help stem the tide of the opioid crisis in Indiana, and throughout the rest of the nation. A study led by psychiatry professor Alexander Niculescu, MD, PhD and published this week in the Nature journal…

Marijuana use increases, shifts away from illegal market

Marijuana Use Increases, Shifts Away From Illegal Market

Marijuana Use; New article published by researchers from University of Puget Sound and University of Washington reports that, based on analysis of public wastewater samples in at least one Western Washington population center, cannabis use both increased and substantially shifted from the illicit market since retail sales began in 2014. Led by chemist Dan Burgard,…

virtual biopsy device that can quickly determine a skin lesion's

Virtual Biopsy Device To Detect Skin Tumors

Virtual Biopsy; Using sound vibrations and pulses of near-infrared light, a Rutgers University scientist has developed a new “virtual biopsy” device that can quickly determine a skin lesion’s depth and potential malignancy without using a scalpel. The ability to analyze a skin tumor non invasively could make biopsies much less risky and distressing to patients,…

Nanoscale Imaging And Spectroscopy

Nanoscale Imaging And Spectroscopy

Near field manipulation in plasmonic nano cavities can provide various applications in nanoscale science and technology. But in some particular, a gap plasmon in a scanning tunneling microscope (STM) junction is of key interest to nanoscale imaging and spectroscopy. But for spatial resolution of optical microscopy and spectroscopy; is determining by how much one can…

Family medicine

So Many Doctors Won’t Break Bad News

The researches find that the doctors last summer to confirm the dire diagnosis stage 4 pancreatic cancer he learned the news in a way no patient should. The first physician; a specialist Naito had known for 10 years; refused to acknowledge the results of the “off-the-scale” blood test that showed unmistakable signs of advanced cancer.…

Websites And Apps

Websites And Apps Could Help Those In Chronic Pain

Websites And Apps; Smartphone apps and pain management websites could fill a significant gap in helping to support the one in five New Zealanders living with chronic or persistent pain, a pain researcher from the University of Otago, Wellington says. Dr. Hemakumar Devan, says high quality websites and apps which are free and readily available…

Stem cells

Stem cells Reprogramming Reveals About Drugs Which Harms Pregnancy

Women during pregnancy are often advise to avoid certain drugs; because of potential risks to their unborn infant’s growing brain cells. Such risks are difficult to pinpoint, though; because there are few ways to track the cellular mechanisms of a drug while the fetus is developing. Soham Chanda, an assistant professor in the Department of…

Kidney Disease

Sodium Bicarbonate Halves The Risk Of Kidney Disease Progression

As kidney disease progresses, the kidney unable to maintain a healthy balance of acids in the body. To maintain acid levels, people with CKD are treated with alkaline substances such as sodium bicarbonate; also commonly used to neutralize heartburn and indigestion. The UBI study shows that sodium bicarbonate slows the risk of kidney disease progression;…