Matt Bonk

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This Italian Family Feels No Pain, And Scientists Finally Understand Why

A real-life superpower.<p>Scientists have identified a mysterious genetic mutation that effectively negates the sensation of pain, enabling people with …

Hemophilia cure? Gene therapy trial shows dramatic results

The search for a cure for the most common form of hemophilia seems to have taken a giant leap forward following the striking results of a gene …

Medicine

Researchers discover how cells remember infections decades later

A perplexing question in immunology has been, how do immune cells remember an infection or a vaccination so that they can spring into action decades …

These proteins keep stem cells 'immature' - Futurity

Researchers have found the cluster of proteins they believe keep stem cells in their undifferentiated state—and also help cancer spread.

Stem Cells

The next anti-aging treatment? Artificial ovaries

Artificial Ovaries<p>Researchers have demonstrated that lab-grown artificial ovaries could provide a better way of providing hormone replacement therapy …

What is sacroiliitis?

Sacroiliitis is a painful condition where either one or both of the sacroiliac joints become inflamed. The sacroiliac joints are found where the …

Anti-Aging Stem Cell Therapy Shows “Remarkable” Results in Human Trials

The results of two human clinical trials involving elderly patients suffering from frailty showed no adverse side effects and “remarkable” physical …