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Pathology is the study and diagnosis of disease through examination of organs, tissues, bodily fluids, and whole bodies (autopsies). The term also encompasses the related scientific study of disease processes, called General pathology. Medical pathology is divided in two main branches, Anatomical pathology and Clinical pathology. Veterinary pathology is concerned with animal disease whereas Phytopathology is the study of plant diseases.
Active brains stave off Alzheimer's signs

Active brains stave off Alzheimer's signs

System for producing embryonic stem cells which markedly reduces the risk of contamination with pathogens

System for producing embryonic stem cells which markedly reduces the risk of contamination with pathogens

Two chemicals boost immune cells' ability to fight HIV without gene therapy

Two chemicals boost immune cells' ability to fight HIV without gene therapy

Insulin levels linked to Alzheimer's disease

Insulin levels linked to Alzheimer's disease

ViroLogic and AstraZeneca to conduct Iressa biomarker study

ViroLogic and AstraZeneca to conduct Iressa biomarker study

Important advance in our understanding of colorectal cancer

Important advance in our understanding of colorectal cancer

MRI better than current standard of practice in assessing neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer patients

MRI better than current standard of practice in assessing neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer patients

Researchers identify  first known mutation to occur in lung cancer patients who have never smoked

Researchers identify first known mutation to occur in lung cancer patients who have never smoked

Study describes the first known mutation to occur in lung cancer patients who have never smoked

Study describes the first known mutation to occur in lung cancer patients who have never smoked

Scientific experts discuss the benefits and safety of vitamin E

Scientific experts discuss the benefits and safety of vitamin E

Construction and excavation of the world's first 'mock' mass grave

Construction and excavation of the world's first 'mock' mass grave

Early Alzheimer's disease may be precipitated by a neuron traffic jam

Early Alzheimer's disease may be precipitated by a neuron traffic jam

Common epigenetic problem doubles cancer risk

Common epigenetic problem doubles cancer risk

New imaging method that may provide a clearer diagnosis of breast cancer

New imaging method that may provide a clearer diagnosis of breast cancer

New clues to amyloidoses

New clues to amyloidoses

Hyperactive children three times more likely to be removed from their families

Hyperactive children three times more likely to be removed from their families

"Frank is Dead" in 9-year-old cancer patient

"Frank is Dead" in 9-year-old cancer patient

Protein may provide a powerful new therapeutic tool for fighting kidney failure

Protein may provide a powerful new therapeutic tool for fighting kidney failure

Discovery may have implications for the treatment of hemophilia A and B

Discovery may have implications for the treatment of hemophilia A and B

Green tea extract has potential as an anti-cancer agent

Green tea extract has potential as an anti-cancer agent