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Melatonin May Influence Multiple Sclerosis Disease Activity

<b>New research from Brigham and Women’s Hospital offers an answer to the MS ‘seasonal paradox’.</b><p>For patients and clinicians alike, it’s long been a …

Delaying Age Related Diseases by Keeping Gut Bacteria in Balance

<b>Why do some people remain healthy into their 80s and beyond, while others age faster and suffer serious diseases decades earlier? New research led by</b> …

DARPA Is Developing Human Bio-Factories to Brew Lifesaving Vaccines

ST. LOUIS — The next factory for lifesaving drugs could be the human body itself.<p>Scientists are developing a new vaccine-making method that co-opts …

Biochemistry

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Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

In May, tornadoes, flooding and other severe weather cost the US economy $US4.6 billion. During that single month – the wettest on record – there …

Stem Cell Experts Support Using CRISPR In Human Embryos

Attitudes toward gene editing research may be shifting<p>Almost six months ago exactly, a group of scientists published an editorial in <i>Nature</i> entitled “Don’t edit the human germ line” in response to the rapid development and rising popularity of an accurate and easy-to-use gene-editing technique …

Genetics

For Alzheimer's patients, resveratrol brings new hope

<i>A music legend fights Alzheimer's disease on his unforgettable farewell tour. CNN Films Presents:"Glen Campbell ... I'll Be Me</i>," Saturday, November 7, at 8 p.m. ET.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> Over the years, resveratrol, an antioxidant found in grapes, chocolate and red wine, has been touted as a possible antidote to …