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The bite that kills can also provide a clue to a cure. A tiny fraction of Russell`s viper venom, one of the most deadly toxins, has been shown to halt the memory loss associated with Alzheimer`s disease in a new study by Indian scientists here.
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Scientists have identified a protein within the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus that blocks further infection in cells.
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Scientists have found how the sodium influences the signaling of a major class of brain cell receptors, known as opioid receptors, which could help pave way for new therapeutic approaches to a host of brain-related medical conditions.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:27
A new research has found that a peptide produced by the human body could help in treating diabetes.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 12:27
A new research has indicated that a peptide fragment derived from cow`s milk, known as lactoferricin B25 (LFcinB25), exhibited potent anticancer capability against human stomach cancer cell cultures.
Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 14:06
Scientists have zeroed-in on new treatments for people with allergies to grasses and to dust mites, says a study.
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Scientists have produced a peptide that mimics the actions of good cholesterol when consumed by successfully engineering the genetic make-up of tomatoes, says a study.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 03, 2013, 16:35
In a new study, researchers have shown that a widely accepted model of long-term memory formation — that it hinges on a single enzyme in the brain — is flawed.