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Technique called phylogenetic footprinting reveals new gene regulation system

Technique called phylogenetic footprinting reveals new gene regulation system

Metabasis and Merck collaborate to develop new treatment for diabetes, hyperlipidemia and obesity

Metabasis and Merck collaborate to develop new treatment for diabetes, hyperlipidemia and obesity

Naturally produced 'cannabis' in the brain helps with pain relief

Naturally produced 'cannabis' in the brain helps with pain relief

Chemicals found in everyday products and food have subtle but potentially damaging effects on sperm fertility

Chemicals found in everyday products and food have subtle but potentially damaging effects on sperm fertility

Researchers discover mechanism that causes a protein to clump together in brain cells of people with Parkinson's disease

Researchers discover mechanism that causes a protein to clump together in brain cells of people with Parkinson's disease

Scientists identify inhibitors of the anthrax toxin

Scientists identify inhibitors of the anthrax toxin

Enzyme family plays role in Alzheimer's

Enzyme family plays role in Alzheimer's

First blood test to help predict a patient's risk for ischemic stroke

First blood test to help predict a patient's risk for ischemic stroke

U.S. scientists have successfully engineered blood vessels from human vascular cells in the lab

U.S. scientists have successfully engineered blood vessels from human vascular cells in the lab

Scientists discover new way of bringing "bio-prospecting" out of the rainforest and into the lab

Scientists discover new way of bringing "bio-prospecting" out of the rainforest and into the lab

FDA approves Xeloda (capecitabine) oral chemotherapy

FDA approves Xeloda (capecitabine) oral chemotherapy

Promising new tuberculosis drug enters clinical trial

Promising new tuberculosis drug enters clinical trial

Arteries bio-engineered from elderly cells

Arteries bio-engineered from elderly cells

Study examines biomarkers for response to erlotinib in glioma

Study examines biomarkers for response to erlotinib in glioma

Orlistat, a drug that decreases fat absorption, appears helpful for improving weight management in obese adolescents

Orlistat, a drug that decreases fat absorption, appears helpful for improving weight management in obese adolescents

Ruboxistaurin shows favorable effects on kidney damage and function in people with type 2 diabetes and nephropathy

Ruboxistaurin shows favorable effects on kidney damage and function in people with type 2 diabetes and nephropathy

Researchers discover how microRNA are involved in the development of heart muscle

Researchers discover how microRNA are involved in the development of heart muscle

Bio-engineered skin provides clues to melanoma development

Bio-engineered skin provides clues to melanoma development

Link between PKC enzyme and kidney disease in diabetes confirmed

Link between PKC enzyme and kidney disease in diabetes confirmed

Link between hyperglycemia (high blood glucose), overexpression of PKC-beta 2 and kidney disease

Link between hyperglycemia (high blood glucose), overexpression of PKC-beta 2 and kidney disease