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A new technique which lets scientists 'see' our brain waves at work could revolutionise our understanding of the human bodys most complex organ and help transform the lives of people suffering from schizophrenia ...
Neuroscience Sep 21, 2011 | 4.9 / 5 (9) | 0 |
A new study has shown for the first time that taking a particular food supplement increases muscle carnitine content and reduces muscle carbohydrate use, while increasing fat used for energy production during exercise.
Health Jun 30, 2011 | 4.2 / 5 (5) | 2
(Medical Xpress) -- What we perceive as the beating of our heart is actually the co-ordinated action of more than a billion muscle cells. Most of the time, only the muscle cells from the larger heart chambers ...
Medical research Feb 15, 2012 | 5 / 5 (4) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress)—University of Nottingham Malaria experts have found a way of disabling one of the many phosphatase proteins which breathe life into the malaria parasite. The result is a mutant which is ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 21, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (4) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Pioneering work by a leading University of Nottingham scientist has helped reveal for the first time a vital process in the development of the early mammalian embryo.
Medical research Mar 02, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 1 |
(Medical Xpress)—Controlling the symptoms of schizophrenia is the job of antipsychotic drugs which block a set of specific neural signals. But the way these drugs work can lead to a host of severe and debilitating ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Apr 05, 2013 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- A new scientific theory on what we learn to pay attention to and what we learn to ignore could turn 30 years of research on its head.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jun 08, 2011 | 2.2 / 5 (5) | 10 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Having a healthy skin colour is more important in determining how attractive a man is to women than how manly they look. These are the findings of a study carried out by researchers in the School of Psychology ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Feb 06, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 0
(PhysOrg.com) -- A serendipitous discovery by academics at The University of Nottingham has shown that a simple illusion can significantly reduce -- and in some cases even temporarily eradicate -- arthritic pain in the hand.
Psychology & Psychiatry Apr 14, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 4 |
Experts have called for increased awareness about the issue of adverse drug reactions after hearing how everyday prescription medicines are destroying the lives of some patients.
Medications Jul 07, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Scientists at The University of Nottingham have used a revolutionary new DNA-reading technology for a research project that could lead to correct genetic diagnosis for muscle-wasting diseases.
Medical research Mar 05, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 1 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Scientists at The University of Nottingham have identified a gene, in a simple water-dwelling worm, that might play an important role in the development of cancer.
Genetics Mar 30, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress)—Keeping active can slow down the progression of memory loss in people with Alzheimer's disease, a study has shown. A team of researchers from The University of Nottingham has identified ...
Alzheimer's disease & dementia Jan 24, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Playing simple games using words and pictures can help people to learn a new language with greater ease, researchers from The University of Nottingham have shown.
Psychology & Psychiatry Apr 16, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery but how do our brains decide when and who we should copy? Researchers from The University of Nottingham have found that the key may lie in an unspoken invitation communicated ...
Neuroscience Aug 16, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0 |