Monthly Archives: October 2015

Health Highlight: Natural Metabolite Might Reset Aging Biological Clocks

Our daily rhythms are governed by a metabolite called polyamines that declines with age.

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Health Highlight: Researchers use gut bacteria to map genetic mutations in colorectal cancer tumours

A new study has predicted key genetic mutations in colorectal tumours by analyzing the types of gut bacteria present around them.

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Anti-parasite Drugs and the Nobel Prize for Medicine

The 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was announced earlier this week [1]. The prize was awarded to three scientists who developed therapies by looking at natural, local substances, against parasitic infections.
The prize of 8-million-Swedish-krona ($1.2-million USD) was divided, with o…

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