Solving the Puzzle of HIV Infection:

Scientists from EMBL Heidelberg and the Center for Infectious Diseases at Heidelberg University Hospital have for the first time succeeded in mapping HIV during transport into the nucleus of an infected cell. The scientists have found that the virus

Mechanisms of HIV expression:

Researchers conducted yeast studies to examine a large library of human factors for binding to HIV deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) sequences responsible for virus expression, and identified several factors as potential regulators. They also confirmed tha


No Exit Route for Malaria Parasite:

Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute and the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis have developed a drug-like compound that effectively blocks a critical step in the life cycle of the malaria parasite and are working to make this compound the

read more

Cognitive Clock, A Tool to measure Health of Brain:

A "cognitive clock" is a tool which measure’s brain health based on cognitive performance. It can be used in the future to predict the likelihood of memory and thinking problems that develops with age. .  Patricia Boyle, PhD, professor in the Rush Me

read more

A Common Ancestor for Blue-Eyed Humans:

As per a newly conducted research, people with blue eyes share a unique common ancestor. A team from the University of Copenhagen has tracked down a genetic mutation that happened 6,000 to 10,000 years ago due to blue eyed people.  Originally we all

read more

Your Choice of Partner Might Affect Your Immunity:

According to a new study by researchers at the University of Colorado's Anschutz Medical Campus, a person's sexual behavior could affect their microbiome and immune system, potentially increasing their risk of contracting HIV. The microbiome, a commu

read more

Potential Dangers of Marijuana Use During Pregnancy:

During pregnancy and the breast feeding phase, doctors recommend avoiding consumption of marijuana. To further support this statement, researchers at Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado) have found that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the p

read more

Low Bone Density Might Affect Your Hearing Ability:

Hearing loss is the third most common of the underlying chronic diseases, especially in the U.S. Previous studies conducted on people with hearing loss found a higher prevalence of osteoporosis, a disease that causes bones to become weak and fragile

read more

Sign up for Updates & Newsletters.