News of World Medicine
15.12.2016 Brain scans showed that depression is not one, but four different diseases
The researchers of Weill Cornell Medical College have studied more than 1,100 fMRI images of healthy people and volunteers with depression. According to Psych Central, the scientists have found biomarkers and identified four subtypes of depression. Perhaps the researchers’ findings will help to develop the new methods of diagnosis of depression.
13.12.2016 Tests of unique HIV vaccine are underway
HIV is still one of the most dangerous viruses in the human history. According to ZME Science, the virus infected 36.7 million people, including 1.8 million children in 2015. But scientists do not sit idle.
12.12.2016 Physicians say that unhealthy diet can be compensated by taking fish oil.
Fish oil has unique properties. It is capable to protect the brain from dangerous toxins. According to "News Era", fish oil does not affect the neurogenesis (formation and integration of new brain cells), but, it produces a protective effect.
06.12.2016 A unique powder will replace the standard donated blood
It seems that University of Washington has solved the problem of storage of donated blood. The scientists have demonstrated an artificial blood as a powder.
05.12.2016 New remedy will relieve the pain and itching
Scientists from Scripps’s Research Institute have designed a new connection - Triazole 1.1. With its help the researchers have managed to suppress the pain and itching of the treated animals.
29.11.2016 A Nobel laureate has developed a universal remedy against asthma and allergies
Professor of Microbiology Barry Marshall, a Nobel Prize winner, has developed a new remedy for prevention of asthma and food allergies.
21.11.2016 Unique tablets make medicinal compounds to act up to two weeks
The question of duration of effect of medicines always stands before the doctors. According to the research of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University and King's College London, the tablets that act for two weeks, could be designed, "MedikForum" reports.
17.11.2016 Scientists have tested an unexpected approach to the treatment of alopecia
Thank to this method the scientists have managed to grow hair partially. The secret is an anti-arthritis drug intake.
15.11.2016 Experts believe that hospitals will disappear by 2030
According to the forecast of experts from the United States, in 15 years, hospitals will not be necessary for people due to personalized medicine and nanotechnology.
08.11.2016 Researchers have managed to restore the heart muscle
Scientists from the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf have used a mix of cells for obtaining of cardiac tissue samples. Then they were used as patches for the hearts of guinea pigs with heart failure, Zee News reports.