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Scientists have developed a synthetic peptide that could be the first in a new class of drugs to treat heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.
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Scientists have unveiled two classes of drug compounds, which could help combat Alzheimer`s disease.
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Researchers have made a breakthrough on how antimicrobial peptides - tiny proteins part of body`s immune system - kill bacteria.
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Sea cucumbers and sea urchins could hold the key to maintaining a youthful appearance, researchers say.
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Whilst the cause of eczema remains unknown, one known trigger factor is the yeast Malassezia sympodialis.