Search

News

  • news
    13.09.2017 A new vaccine will save from human papillomavirus

    As it is known, human papillomavirus (HPV) virus is very common. It is transmitted sexually. Due to HPV, warts appear and the risk of cervical cancer increases substantially. As UPI.com notices, about 300,000 people die from cervical cancer each year (more than 80% die in developing countries).

  • news
    12.09.2017 Analysis has shown that aspirin helps cancer tumors to survive

    According to Rossiyskaya Gazeta, numerous studies have shown that aspirin can fight against cancer. However, a group of American scientists doubt this. They have found that acetylsalicylic acid really inhibits the growth of malignant cells. But at the same time it accelerates their mutation, thereby negatively affecting the outcome of therapy.

  • news
    11.09.2017 A new method will help to quickly identify a heart attack

    A team of scientists has developed an algorithm that allows to quickly and efficiently identify a heart attack. According to the scientists, only 10% of patients with acute myocardial infarction symptoms turn to emergency departments. Thanks to a timely identified heart attack, many lives can be saved.

  • news
    08.09.2017 Scientists have found the cause of statins’ side effect

    As The Daily Mail notices, some people suffer from muscle pain after taking statins (drugs reducing cholesterol concentrations). Scientists of the University of Dundee have found that genetic features are responsible for this effect. The scientists have analyzed the data of almost 12,000 people who took statins.

  • news
    07.09.2017 Psoriasis increases the risk of untimely death

    According to The Daily Mail, people suffering from severe psoriasis die more often than those who have no psoriasis. This was established by scientists of the University of Pennsylvania. The scientists have analyzed the data of 8760 volunteers with psoriasis and 87600 participants without psoriasis.

  • news
    06.09.2017 A new drug is able to defeat breast cancer

    Scientists of the Mayo Clinic reports that Z-endoxifene safely and effectively reduces tumors in women with ER-positive metastatic breast cancer. As UPI.com notices Z-endoxifene is a powerful derivative of tamoxifen, another drug for ER-positive metastatic breast cancer.

  • news
    29.08.2017 Discovery: intestinal bacteria affect the level of anxiety

    Scientists of the University College of Cork have conducted a study in mice. The scientists have found that the level of anxiety depends on brain’s microRNA. The microRNAs are affected by intestinal bacteria. The microRNAs play an important role in the process of gene expression, Zee News reports.

  • news
    21.08.2017 Australian scientists have made a breakthrough in the treatment of the deadly allergy to peanuts

    As noted by The Hindustan Times, children with allergies, treated with a probiotic along with low doses of peanut protein within 18 months, in 80% of cases became tolerant to peanuts by the end of the study.

  • news
    17.08.2017 A unique device to replace the heart was implanted to a patient by Russian surgeons

    Scientists of the Siberian Biomedical Center named E.N.Meshalkin (Novosibirsk) became the first experts in Russia who implanted two artificial hearts to the patient. According the RIA Novosti the patient is a 20-year-old girl who received several stab wounds causing the heart damages.

  • news
    14.08.2017 Vitamin B3 is able to prevent miscarriages and congenital defects

    Until now, scientists did not know the cause of 80% of congenital defects such as cleft palate, kidney, heart and spine disorders.