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How Ketogenic Diets Curb Inflammation

Ketogenic diets — extreme low-carbohydrate, high-fat regimens that have long been known to benefit epilepsy and other neurological illnesses — may work by lowering...

Researchers hit the brakes on lethal brain cancers in mice

New research conducted in mice provides evidence that highly lethal brain tumors, called high-grade gliomas, stop growing when deprived of a specific molecule naturally...

Three-in-one antibody protects monkeys from HIV-like virus

A three-pronged antibody made in the laboratory protected monkeys from infection with two strains of SHIV, a monkey form of HIV, better than individual...

Study links brain inflammation to suicidal thinking in depression

Patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) have increased brain levels of a marker of microglial activation, a sign of inflammation, according to a new...

Hope to discover sure signs of life on Mars? Look for vanadium

The search for biology on neighbor planet Mars won't play out like a Hollywood movie starring little green men. Rather, many scientists agree if...

Key to thriving business may be educational level of non-exec employees

The key to a thriving business may be the educational level of non-executive employees, according to new University of Georgia research.Specifically, highly educated employees...

Researchers demonstrate quantum teleportation of patterns of light

Quantum communication over long distances is integral to information security and has been demonstrated in free space and fibre with two-dimensional states, recently over...

Flu vaccine used in elderly may benefit middle-aged adults with chronic conditions

Expanding the high-dose influenza vaccine recommendation to include middle-aged adults with chronic health conditions may make economic sense and save lives, report scientists at...

An extraordinary cave animal found in Eastern Turkmenistan

A remote cave in Eastern Turkmenistan was found to shelter a marvelous cave-adapted inhabitant that turned out to represent a species and genus new...

Study suggests you can ‘pick up’ a good or bad mood from your friends

New research suggests that both good and bad moods can be ‘picked up’ from friends, but depression can’t.A team led by the University of...