Idaho state officials approve the use of $90 million worth of bonds for the construction of two new buildings at a federal research facility. The Post Register reports (http://bit.ly/2mPQ947 ) … Click to Continue »
(University of Toronto) Generalized anxiety disorder is much more common among adults who have migraines than those without migraine (6% vs. 2%), according to a new study from researchers at the University of Toronto.
Donald Trump wants Congress to quickly cut $1.2 billion from medical research and spend $2 billion on his border wall. That's a bad idea - for several reasons.
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) The National Institutes of Health intends to award $42.7 million over seven years to the Consortium of Food Allergy Research (CoFAR) so it may continue evaluating new approaches to treat food allergy. Show More Summary
Women who follow a high-fat diet during pregnancy may increase their children's risk for asthma. A mouse study by Oregon Health and Science University researchers suggests that consistent consumption of fat-laden foods may change the immune response of the offsprings' respiratory system.
Advocates from the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) and the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) are meeting with Representatives, Senators, and their respective staffs today to urge Congress to continue its historic support...Show More Summary
The Trump administration is proposing massive cuts to HHS funding, part of which are directed at slashing funds to international AIDS programs instituted under President George W. Bush, and AIDS prevention and research in the United States. Bloomberg… Read The post White House Proposes Massive Cuts to PEPFAR, AIDS Research and Prevention in U.S. appeared first on Towleroad.
Laura Fields looks forward to supporting MINERvA's early-career researchers and to being a good role model for women in the collaboration
(National Science Foundation) 'Vizzies' competition recognizes the best photographs, videos, illustrations, interactive apps, and posters and graphics produced by academic researchers, artists or hobbyists. The contest is sponsored by NSF and Popular Science magazine.
(University of Queensland) Ensuring one of Australia's most high-profile threatened bird species does not disappear a second time is the mission of a University of Queensland researcher.Ph.D. student Nick Leseberg's passion for the night...Show More Summary
The issues of trolling and fake news that have plagued social networks of late aren't going to get any better over the next 10 years, and they may even get worse. Pew Research Center and Elon University's Imagining the Internet Center surveyed 1,537 technologists, futurists and scholars for a new study, and their views of...
In 2014, researchers in the UK created the darkest material in the world known as 'Vantablack.' Now, they've created a spray-on version. Vantablack is so dark that it distorts the shape and form of the objects on which it's painted. Read more... More about Standalone Featured, Darkest Material, Vantablack, Real Time, and Real Time Video
According to a new report from Navigant Research, based on its tracking database of all energy storage projects, there are currently more than 1,420 energy storage projects globally made up of more than 43,000 individual systems. Navigant...Show More Summary
(University of Turku) Researchers from the Turku Centre for Biotechnology (BTK) in Finland have discovered that a cellular fuel sensor, known to control energy processes in the cells, is involved in the regulation of the contact of cells with their surrounding environment. Show More Summary
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) University of Pennsylvania cancer and HIV gene therapy pioneer Carl June, M.D., has been named as a member of the 2017 class of fellows of the American Association for Cancer Research Academy.
The quality of public discourse online is not going to get better and may actually get worse over the next decade, according to a survey released Wednesday by the Pew Research Center that invited 8,000 technology experts, scholars, corporate practitioners and government leaders” to respond. Forty-two percent of the 1,537 participants said they anticipate “no...
It’s no secret that spinach is a heart-healthy vegetable. But the leafy green may one day play a new role in keeping your ticker running. Researchers at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute have grown […] The post Scientists Grow Human Heart Tissue on Spinach Leaves appeared first on Geek.com.
Researchers are using 3-D mapping techniques to capture the Great Barrier Reef in incredible detail in order to study the effects of global warming and the extent of coral bleaching.
(Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology) New research published online in The FASEB Journal suggests that a novel therapeutic target called LPCAT2 may prove effective against pain that is not receptive to the current treatments. Show More Summary
(Queen Mary University of London) Poor asthma control and knowledge are common in children with doctor-diagnosed asthma, according to research by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).