(Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST)) South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology held a 3-D printing gala to showcase the future of 3-D printing.
(National Institutes of Natural Sciences) Associate Professor Kensuke Kawade at Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience and National Institute for Basic Biology, in collaboration with Professor Hirokazu Tsukaya at the Graduate School...Show More Summary
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) In an analysis of the epigenomes of people and mice, researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine and the National Institutes of Health report that drinking alcohol may induce changes to a cholesterol-regulating ge...
President Trump used variations of the word “sovereign” 21 times during Tuesday’s 42-minute speech to the United Nations General Assembly, driving home his belief that countries, not international institutions like the U.N., will and should determine the fate of the world by pursuing their own...
(NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences) Workers who were likely exposed to dispersants while cleaning up the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill experienced a range of health symptoms including cough and wheeze, and skin and eye irritation, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Show More Summary
(NIH/National Human Genome Research Institute) New online toolkit is now available for nurses and other health professionals looking to integrate genomics into patient care.
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) Children exposed to high indoor levels of pet or pest allergens during infancy have a lower risk of developing asthma by 7 years of age, new research supported by the National Institutes of Health reveals. Show More Summary
The new Cato Institute 2017 Financial Regulation national survey of 2,000 U.S. adults released today finds that Americans distrust government financial regulators as much as they distrust Wall Street. Nearly half (48%) have “hardly any confidence” in either. Click here for full survey report Americans have a love-hate relationship with regulators. Show More Summary
Nearly every American is touched by serious chronic illness, either as a patient or as a caregiver. The federal government recognizes the far-reaching effects of such conditions, and agencies like the National Institutes of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention conduct surveillance of these diseases. Such research allows us to better understand the […]
A recent report from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Working Group on the role of microbiota in blood pressure regulation underscored "there is a critical need to discover novel and innovative ways to address the blood pressure control issue."
Channel 4 viewers, there is nothing wrong with your television sets. Do not attempt to adjust the picture. Tonight, as part of National Eye Health Week, the British broadcaster joined with the Royal National Institute of Blind People for a series of unusual ad breaks designed to let folks experience various sight-loss conditions. Channel 4...
President Trump will address the United Nations for the first time this week, but in the past he’s called the organization everything from incompetent to a foe of democracy.
An international research team working at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama knocked-out a single control gene in the DNA of seven different butterfly species. In the Sept. 18 Proceedings of the National Academy of...Show More Summary
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is the official custodian of the Kilogram Prototype, a 128-year-old glistening platinum iridium cylinder that serves as the theoretical starting point for all derivative weight...Show More Summary
(University of Iowa Health Care) University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center and Mayo Clinic have received a five-year, $12.4 million grant renewal from the National Cancer Institute to continue the Specialized Program of Research Excellence for lymphoma research. Show More Summary
(Institut national de la recherche scientifique - INRS) Atrazine, widely used as a weedkiller, is known to have harmful effects on aquatic wildlife and presents a risk to human health by altering the action of certain hormones. In aShow More Summary
This week continues the 72nd Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, an institution that came into being
As representatives of the body’s 193 member countries gather for the annual session of the General Assembly, a look at how the institution has attempted to live up to its founders’ ambitions.
(University of Massachusetts at Amherst) Cognitive neuroscientists Rosie Cowell and David Huber at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently received a four-year, $2.36 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop...Show More Summary
People who are constantly exposed to disinfectants could be increasing their chances of developing fatal lung disease according to a study by Harvard University and the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments