Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 18:48
In what could open a new chapter in the development of drugs for treating Alzheimer`s disease, for which currently there is no cure, researchers have discovered a new therapeutic target for tackling memory impairment.
Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 08:46
Australia has the highest proportion of recreational drug users in the world, according to the UN`s 2014 World Drug Report, media reports said Monday.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 15:37
A cheaper drug used to prevent blood clot formation during emergency heart attack treatment is more effective than its more popular and expensive counterpart.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 15:29
If you want to lose weight fast, turn your focus on brown fat instead of normal, white fat. According to researchers, brown fat plays an active role in metabolism.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 19:23
A new study suggests that out of the two drugs used for preventing blood clot formation, heparin, could result in improved outcomes in the treatment for heart diseases.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 15:25
Researchers have developed an economical, reliable and metal-free chemical reaction that could yield building blocks for future anti-HIV and cancer drugs.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 19:16
Malarial parasites resistant to existing drugs may have a difficult time soon, as researchers have now developed a compound that blocks the action of a key `gatekeeper` enzyme essential for malaria parasite survival.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 20:06
According to a new study the herpes virus can increase the susceptibility and transmissibility of HIV infection.