How the bugs in our gut and elsewhere on our body affect our overall health still remains largely a mystery. But IBM is hoping to shed some light on the human microbiome and its role in autoimmune diseases using ... Institute for the study, which aims.
CNN)Circadian rhythms control your sleep and wake cycles as well as guide ... control human behavior and physiology but also that of animals, plants and even fungi. Studies show that disruptions of our body's clockwork contributes to diseases as diverse.
One of the biggest obstacles to confirming the impact of bisphenol-A (BPA) on human health is that the chemical ... the leader of the study: This study strengthens the statistical link between BPA and heart disease, but we can’t be certain that BPA.
In a surprising discovery, a research team led by Oregon Health ... for such diseases as sickle cell, cancer, maybe Huntington’s — by altering cells and returning them to the body. Another project aims to one day grow transplantable human organs.
It accounts for at least 1.6% of an adult horse’s body weight and performs ... usually uses ultrasound to guide the biopsy, which also yields information about liver health. Cholangiohepatitis A common cause of liver disease in the horse is.
The meat of deer with chronic wasting disease has been found to contain the infectious prions that spread the disease, according to a study published today in Science. Until now, state and federal health officials ... other parts of the body.
So he knew that this network, which carries immune cells throughout the body ... role in the disease. Last year, Jeff Iliff, a neuroscientist at Oregon Health & Science University, and several colleagues examined postmortem tissue from 79 human brains.
Scientists estimate that more than 10,000 human diseases may result from mutations to a single gene occurring in all cells of the body, according to the World Health Organization. The study used 75 ... will help to guide ongoing research, and it.
Western New Yorkers will receive a weeklong introduction to the five pounds of microorganisms that call the human body home through Mind Your Microbiome ... Held during the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) U.S. Antibiotic Awareness.