It is widely known that vitamin D deficiency and obesity are associated with risk of chronic diseases like osteoporosis, cancer, and cardiovascular disease. These findings add COVID-19 to that list.
Blood pressure drug losartan may help thwart this evasion tactic.
Signals may offer targets for limiting mucus production in lung disease.
Currently being tested in a phase 1 clinical trial.
Sample Preparation in Forensic Toxicological Analysis May Have Huge Impacts on Sample Throughput and Improving Instrument Uptime
Article provides overview of routine biological samples, their components, and ways to process them for downstream analysis.
Potential treatment may prevent cancer cells from hijacking metabolic pathways.
New Computational Technique, Software Identifies Different Cell Types within a Tumor and its Microenvironment
Offers an analytical approach that has no equivalents in the current bioinformatics/systems biology toolbox.
Use of a digital pen during cognitive assessments allows researchers to identify patterns of test performance that correlate with different measures of cognitive and physical function.
Researchers hope findings will lead to a shift in focus away from ineffective and expensive lotteries, and on to further study of other programs that may more successfully increase vaccine uptake.
BUSM Awarded $4.1M to Support the Next Generation of Trail-blazers in Multidisciplinary Lung Science
The NIH has continuously funded this research training program for 50 years.