The acorn worm could regenerate most body parts even after being sliced in half. Could this open the doors for human regeneration soon?
Gum disease may increase the risk of kidney disease, according to a recent study.
Imagine "printing" replacement tissue. That's exactly what researchers are aiming for. Now, scientists have proved that it's possible to print living tissue structures to replace injured or diseased tissue in patients.
New findings published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute show that mammograms and ultrasonography are equally as effective at detecting breast cancer.
Researchers are growing three-dimensional organ-buds (organoid cultures) of pancreatic tumors, which could be a potential breakthrough in resolving the effects of pancreatic cancer among patients, at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
Statistics show that over 70 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders and wakefulness. Yet even for those of us who sleep relatively well, did you know that losing a single night of sleep can alter the genes that control the biological clocks in our cells?
Researchers at the University of Adelaide have discovered promising signs in stem cell therapy that may be effective in preventing and treating inflammation via transplant recipients. The findings are published in the journal Stem Cells, which are expected to eventually lead to new treatments for tr...
New findings published in the journal Scientific Reports show a connection between cocaine use and potential HIV infection.
Previous studies have shown that women with dense breasts may be at an increased risk of breast cancer. Thus, health officials may advise that they have earlier screenings or extra mammography images. However, latest findings show that all women with dense breasts may not be at an enhanced risk of c...