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DNA patterns in circulating blood cells can help identify spastic cerebral palsy

DNA patterns in circulating blood cells can help identify spastic cerebral palsy

New therapeutic approach may delay neurodegeneration in rare genetic disease

New therapeutic approach may delay neurodegeneration in rare genetic disease

Study finds increase in daily cannabis use among American adults

Study finds increase in daily cannabis use among American adults

Identifying gene variants that contribute to ovarian reserve may improve female fertility

Identifying gene variants that contribute to ovarian reserve may improve female fertility

Autistic teens who are bullied have higher rates of depression

Autistic teens who are bullied have higher rates of depression

Cureworks collaborative aims to accelerate development of immunotherapies for pediatric cancer

Cureworks collaborative aims to accelerate development of immunotherapies for pediatric cancer

Scientists find role of schizophrenia gene in brain development

Scientists find role of schizophrenia gene in brain development

Women with thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy face increased risk for gestational diabetes

Women with thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy face increased risk for gestational diabetes

Study reveals mechanism behind eye loss in blind cavefish

Study reveals mechanism behind eye loss in blind cavefish

Two-drug combination provides more reliable, effective care for women suffering miscarriage

Two-drug combination provides more reliable, effective care for women suffering miscarriage

Traumatic childhood experiences of parents could negatively impact their own children's health

Traumatic childhood experiences of parents could negatively impact their own children's health

Greater screen time linked to insomnia, depressive symptoms among adolescents

Greater screen time linked to insomnia, depressive symptoms among adolescents

Screening preemies for microRNA biomarkers may allow early intervention of cerebral palsy

Screening preemies for microRNA biomarkers may allow early intervention of cerebral palsy

New study shows that epigenetic silencing of genes limits eye development of cave fish

New study shows that epigenetic silencing of genes limits eye development of cave fish

Research shines spotlight on placenta's critical role in genetic risk for schizophrenia

Research shines spotlight on placenta's critical role in genetic risk for schizophrenia

Study reveals striking disparities in health care access and quality across most nations

Study reveals striking disparities in health care access and quality across most nations

California hospitals urge moms to favor breast milk over formula

California hospitals urge moms to favor breast milk over formula

UAB professor receives award for malaria prevention study in pregnant women in Cameroon

UAB professor receives award for malaria prevention study in pregnant women in Cameroon

Home-based telehealth therapy program effective for stroke rehabilitation, shows study

Home-based telehealth therapy program effective for stroke rehabilitation, shows study

Study finds fewer than 5% of low-income, urban mothers use prenatal vitamins before pregnancy

Study finds fewer than 5% of low-income, urban mothers use prenatal vitamins before pregnancy