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‘Stay at home but don’t stay still,’ researchers recommend

'Stay at home but don't stay still,' researchers recommend

‘Stay at home but don’t stay still,’ researchers recommend ‘Stay at home but don’t stay still,’ researchers recommend Brazilian researchers present scientific evidence on the impact of short periods of inactivity on the cardiovascular system and recommend exercise to stay fit at home during the pandemic. Credit: Marlene Abadias The …

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    Researchers identify N95 respirator decontamination method using microwave-generated steam

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    Researchers identify N95 respirator decontamination method using microwave-generated steam Researchers identify N95 respirator decontamination method using microwave-generated steam Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Due to the rapid spread of COVID-19, there is an increasing shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) crucial to protecting health care workers from infection. N95 respirators are …

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      Researchers destroy cancer cells with ultrasound treatment

      Researchers destroy cancer cells with ultrasound treatment

      Researchers destroy cancer cells with ultrasound treatment Researchers destroy cancer cells with ultrasound treatment Credit: Tel Aviv University An international research team led by Dr. Tali Ilovitsh of the Biomedical Engineering Department at Tel Aviv University developed a noninvasive technology platform for gene delivery into breast cancer cells. The technique …

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        Researchers identify novel genetic variants linked to type-2 diabetes

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        Researchers identify novel genetic variants linked to type-2 diabetes Researchers identify novel genetic variants linked to type-2 diabetes Credit: CC0 Public Domain After examining the genes of more than 200,000 people all over the world who have type-2 diabetes, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of …

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          Researchers quantify neurological implications of COVID-19

          Neurological Implications of COVID-19

          Researchers quantify neurological implications of COVID-19 Researchers quantify neurological implications of COVID-19 Ultrastuctural morphology of the SARS-CoV-2. Credit: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAMS SARS-CoV-2 was first reported in Wuhan, China, in December 2019, and has been spreading massively throughout the world ever since. By May 2020, there were …

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            Researchers attempt new treatment approach for blood cancer

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            Researchers attempt new treatment approach for blood cancer Researchers attempt new treatment approach for blood cancer Credit: CC0 Public Domain In an effort to improve the survival of patients with myeloproliferative neoplasms, a type of leukemia, researchers inhibited a specific protein (alpha5beta1 integrin) to decrease the number of large bone …

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