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Little Cancer Exterminators: Natural Killer Cells From Our Bodies, a New Treatment for Fighting...

Cancer is a worldwide burden and is a leading cause of death, accounting for nearly 10 million during the last year. The name of...

Youthful Gut, Rejuvenated Brain: Intestinal Bacteria from Young Mice Reverse Aging

Aging is a natural process all living organisms undergo. As humans, we experience changes to our external features as well as internal functions and...

Do Genes Determine Sexual Preferences?

Genetic bases of homosexuality After the human genome sequence was completed, the popularity of genetic tests started growing, allowing us to dismantle who our ancestors...

Hydrolates: Natural Solutions as Effective as Essential Oils

Hydrolates or flower waters are known for their antimicrobial properties and are widely used in food, pharmaceutical, and cosmetological industries. They have softer action than essential oils, making them an excellent base for the production of soaps, lotions, and creams.

New Insights Treating Rare Type of Alzheimer’s Disease

In a recent article published in Nature, Randall Bateman and colleagues report new insights into the effect of treatment in patients with inherited Alzheimer's.

Scientists Discover Ebola Virus Strategy to Trick our Immune System

When a virus enters our organism, a war breaks out. Once our immune system senses the invader, it prepares to attack. But far from...

Our Ancient Gut: What can we Learn from our Ancestors’ Diet and Lifestyle?

We are what we eat. Everything that we choose to eat affects our bodies and the bacteria community, our microbiota, that lives in our...

Nonlinearity, failing principles, and COVID19

In our years of broken ideologies, few, very few principles survive. The ones that do are fairly stable. The core idea of liberalism is...

Mind the Gut: How our guest bacteria health affects our brain

We are not alone, and we don't need to search further away on another planet. An entire community of microorganisms live inside our gut,...

Clever neural networks – artificial and biological

"A meticulous virtual copy of the human brain would enable basic research on brain cells and circuits or computer-based drug trials" Henry Markram What...