Medical Research Watch

It is cliché that mathematics is the language of science; recent discoveries reveal that in a related and perhaps even more fundamental way, music may truly be the language of nature
Depressed Teenage Girl
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among those between the ages of 15-29 worldwide.
Telomere Chromosome Cell Graphic
Human telomeres have been getting a lot of press in recent years. Telomeres are essentially the caps of a chromosome.
Neurons
A study focusing on the Aplysias, a snail with similar cellular and molecular functions as ours, holds promise for restoring memory.
Woman with Insomnia
We're all familiar with the circadian rhythm and the role that it plays in the body's sleep cycle.
Senior Man Writing Memoirs
An international research team led by Professor Ian Dreary of the University of Edinburgh has found a link between genetic variants and memory recall in a study analyzing 30,000 individuals over the a
Autism Concept
Fragile X Syndrome is the most common genetic cause of autism, caused by a mutation on gene FMR1, located on the X chromosome.
granny smith apples
We know that apples are good for us but a new study published in Food Study by a research team from the School of Food Science at Washington State indicates they may also combat obesity by al
Whole and peeled peanuts
Peanuts can create serious and even life threatening effects for the 1.9 million people in the U.S. who are allergic.
streaming blood cells
A new study by scientific researchers from MIT, Pennsylvania State University, and Carnegie Mellon University looks at the use of sound waves to sort cells. Why sort cells?

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