August 4, 2020
The South, the U.S. region with the most HIV infections each year, also has the greatest barriers to obtaining drugs that can prevent the disease for people who rely on Affordable Care Act insurance plans.
July 31, 2020
An international team of scientists has completed the largest analysis of stroke-risk genes ever undertaken in people of African descent.
July 30, 2020
A new discovery explains how the body keeps a common brain parasite in check, shedding light on the brain's relationship with the immune system.
July 23, 2020
Disorganized efforts to implement artificial intelligence in hospitals could undermine the technology's vast potential to benefit patients, the group warns.
July 22, 2020
Scientists are harnessing the mind-bending potential of quantum computers to help us understand genetic diseases – even before quantum computers are a thing.
July 14, 2020
The discovery of the oncogene responsible for glioblastoma could be the brain tumor's Achilles' heel, one researcher says.
July 13, 2020
Only 1.9% of uninfected household contacts who took a single dose of baloxavir marboxil came down with the flu.
July 9, 2020
The discovery unveils the molecular machinery that plants use to weave cellulose chains into cable-like structures called “microfibrils.”
July 3, 2020
The study will help doctors understand the effects of individual compliance with infection-control measures.
June 30, 2020
A new study found that exercise reduced the harmful overgrowth of blood vessels in the eyes of lab mice by up to 45%. This tangle of blood vessels is a key contributor to macular degeneration and other eye diseases.