Hamilton, ON (August 12, 2019) - A study from McMaster University has unearthed new details about the evolutionary history of both antibiotic production and resistance and dates their co-emergence as far back as 350 to 500 million years.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Disease-causing air pollution remains high in pockets of America - particularly those where many low-income and African-American people live, a disparity highlighted in research presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association in New York.
Personal injury claims can be complex. Many people don't necessarily realize how complex, and the laws vary, sometimes significantly, depending on the state where you live.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - A new study, published in Annals of Internal Medicine, highlights the need for increased awareness of mental health disorders among adults with cerebral palsy.
Hong Kong researchers have released the first results of a new enzyme inhibitor called DFMO. Researchers tested DFMO on mice with mesothelioma and initial results appear to indicate that the inhibitor stops the production of polyamines.
Makeup is such a beautiful thing, but it can also be very dangerous if it's not used properly. Some people keep using their makeup way beyond the expiry date, which is something we need to be aware of.
Pain is our body's way of telling us something isn't right, and to stop. It can be anything from stubbing a toe to long-lasting, chronic pain and everything in between.
Innovation is key to the healthcare industry. With costs running wild, we must rely on brilliant minds all over the world in order to stay healthy, manage our conditions and live longer and more fulfilling lives.
Although psychiatric disorders can be linked to particular genes, the brain regions and mechanisms underlying particular disorders are not well-understood. Mutations or deletions of the SHANK3 gene are strongly associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and a related rare disorder called Phelan-...
CRISPR-based tools have revolutionized our ability to target disease-linked genetic mutations. CRISPR technology comprises a growing family of tools that can manipulate genes and their expression, including by targeting DNA with the enzymes Cas9 and Cas12 and targeting RNA with the enzyme Cas13. Thi...
An outbreak of septic arthritis in New Jersey was caused by several violations of injection safety practices - including lack of hand-washing and improper re-use of medication vials - according to an investigation published in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology. The outbreak, which affected 4...