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Study sheds new light on genetic risk factors that make individuals susceptible to severe COVID-19

Study sheds new light on genetic risk factors that make individuals susceptible to severe COVID-19

Hormone that suppresses food intake could be used as potential treatment for obesity

Hormone that suppresses food intake could be used as potential treatment for obesity

Severe COVID-19 complications linked to gut barrier breakdown

Severe COVID-19 complications linked to gut barrier breakdown

Air pollution accounts for premature deaths from cardiovascular disease

Air pollution accounts for premature deaths from cardiovascular disease

Improved diet and more physical activity during pregnancy modifies infants’ DNA

Improved diet and more physical activity during pregnancy modifies infants’ DNA

Dietary supplement helps prevent fatty liver disease in rats

Dietary supplement helps prevent fatty liver disease in rats

Lung biomarkers may predict severe COVID-19

Lung biomarkers may predict severe COVID-19

Study may lead to new therapies to improve survival in septic patients

Study may lead to new therapies to improve survival in septic patients

Small for gestational age babies more likely to experience asymmetric growth

Small for gestational age babies more likely to experience asymmetric growth

Vitamin D deficiency during early development can influence metabolic health

Vitamin D deficiency during early development can influence metabolic health

University of Minnesota receives funding to initiate research on diabetes drug as a COVID-19 treatment

University of Minnesota receives funding to initiate research on diabetes drug as a COVID-19 treatment

Respiratory specimens testing positive for SARS-CoV-2 decrease in the U.S., CDC report

Respiratory specimens testing positive for SARS-CoV-2 decrease in the U.S., CDC report

Study uncovers new markers present on melanoma tumors

Study uncovers new markers present on melanoma tumors

Researchers receive $2.5 million grant to develop and analyze breast tumor organoids

Researchers receive $2.5 million grant to develop and analyze breast tumor organoids

Early epigenetic changes can be detected in patients before the diagnosis of diabetes

Early epigenetic changes can be detected in patients before the diagnosis of diabetes

Study shows fatty liver disease is a significant risk factor for COVID-19 hospitalization

Study shows fatty liver disease is a significant risk factor for COVID-19 hospitalization

New discovery could help protect the liver from fructose-induced diseases

New discovery could help protect the liver from fructose-induced diseases

Genomic sequencing falls short as a standalone screening tool for newborns

Genomic sequencing falls short as a standalone screening tool for newborns

Scientists explore mechanisms involved in the development of liver disease

Scientists explore mechanisms involved in the development of liver disease

Keeping out COVID-19 in Newfoundland

Keeping out COVID-19 in Newfoundland