News tagged with biophysics
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Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) researchers have identified a potential medical treatment for the cognitive effects of stress-related disorders, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The study, conducted ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Aug 30, 2012 | 4 / 5 (2) | 1 |
While Spider-Man is capturing the imagination of theatergoers, real-life spider men in Upstate New York are working intently to save a young boy's life.
Medical research Jul 16, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
After finishing his PhD in molecular biophysics, Alan Jasanoff decided to veer away from that field and try looking into some of the biggest questions in neuroscience: How do we perceive things? What happens ...
Neuroscience Mar 16, 2012 | 4 / 5 (3) | 0
When first exposed to cocaine, the adolescent brain launches a strong defensive reaction designed to minimize the drug's effects, Yale and other scientists have found. Now two new studies by a Yale team identify key genes ...
Neuroscience Feb 21, 2012 | 3 / 5 (1) | 0 |
We've all seen the story in the news before. Whether it's the death of a physically fit high school athlete at football training camp in August, or of an elderly woman gardening in the middle of the day in July, heat stroke ...
Medical research Jan 08, 2012 | 4.8 / 5 (5) | 0 |
In type 2 diabetes, a protein called amylin forms dense clumps that shut down insulin-producing cells, wreaking havoc on the control of blood sugar. But zinc has a knack for preventing amylin from misbehaving.
Medical research Jun 30, 2011 | 4 / 5 (2) | 0 |
University of Tennessee researcher uses computer simulation to pinpoint changes in molecular structure that leads directly to disease.
Medical research Jun 22, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
New insight into the physiology of cardiac muscle may lead to the development of therapeutic strategies that exploit an inherent protective state of the heart. The research, published by Cell Press online on April 19th in ...
Cardiology Apr 19, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (4) | 1 |
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