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A New Way To Stop Chemotherapy-resistant Glioblastoma

Glioblastoma (GBM) is among the most common and malignant types of primary brain tumors in adults, and one with a poor prognosis. The tendency...

New MRI sensor can image activity deep within the brain

Calcium is a critical signaling molecule for most cells, and it is especially important in neurons. Imaging calcium in brain cells can reveal how...

Quantum dots can spit out clone-like photons

In the global quest to develop practical computing and communications devices based on the principles of quantum physics, one potentially useful component has proved...

Researchers create organoid of a brain region to study cognitive disorders

In a lab dish, Yale researchers modeled two brain structures and their interactions to shed light on the origins of neuropsychiatric diseases. In-Hyun Park, associate...

Cellular Sickness Linked to Type 1 Diabetes Onset

A UC San Francisco study of human and mouse pancreatic tissue suggests a new origin story for type 1 (T1) diabetes. The findings flip...

A missing gene makes a big difference in patients’ recovery from mild stroke

More than 6 million Americans live with disabilities following a stroke. Even mild strokes can leave survivors with arm and leg weakness, poor muscle...

Scientists discover new type of immune cells that are essential for forming heart valves

UCLA researchers have identified for the first time the origin of an immune cell that plays a critical role in the formation of healthy...

CD44 variants prompt different cancer cell behaviors

Imagine fighting enemies that differ in their susceptibility to the weapon you are using against them. Some will perish, but others will survive the...

New research identifies best exercise times for adjusting body’s internal clock

Everyone needs sleep, but that doesn’t mean it comes easy for everyone — especially when your natural sleep cycle is disrupted, throwing off your internal clock. New...

How Ingredients for Water Could Be Made on Surface of Moon

When a stream of charged particles known as the solar wind careens onto the Moon’s surface at 450 kilometers per second (or nearly 1...