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MRNA booster vaccines may be good investment in developing countries
Mini-kidneys help understand link between diabetes and severe Covid
New cell therapy approach to regenerate cardiac tissue following heart attack
Hybrid strains make insidious parasite more dangerous
Findings open way for personalised MS treatment
Children with migration backgrounds less likely to receive recommended psychiatric treatment
Air pollution linked to higher risk of Covid in young adults
New understanding of how immune system deals with malaria
Promising drug candidates for Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever identified
People around world like same kinds of smell
New strategy to preserve insulin-producing cells in diabetes
Alpaca nanobodies potently neutralize SARS-CoV-2 variants
No increase in pregnancy complications after Covid vaccination
Study identifies new protection mechanism in breast cancer
Severe Covid linked to increased risk of long-term anxiety and depression
Elevated inflammation persists in immune cells months after mild Covid
Spider silk can stabilise cancer-suppressing protein
Higher risk of psychotropic medication after sexual harassment in workplace
Lower chance of pregnancy and childbirth after IVF with one ovary
Variation in performance between different artificial heart valves
New tool reveals function of enigmatic gene sequences
RNA molecules control repair of human DNA in cancer cells
Covid genetic risk variant protects against HIV
Why natural killer cells react to Covid
Less antibiotic use in dentistry gave no increase in endocarditis
Study identifies potential new approach for treating diabetes complications
Colonic gene mapping gives insights into intestinal diseases
Risks after treatment for cervical neoplasia have declined over time
Cervical samples could reveal risk of breast and ovarian cancer
New genetic clues on multiple sclerosis risk
New blood test combined with image-based prostate cancer screening reduces harms and costs
Constant tinnitus is linked to altered brain activity
Large international evaluation shows AI accurately diagnoses prostate cancer
Effects of morning and evening exercise mapped in mice
Protective gene variant against Covid identified
How lung’s immune cells develop after birth
New findings may contribute to better diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer
Modern humans developed more effective protection against oxidative stress
New immunotherapy for leukemia discovered
Elevated heart rate linked to increased risk of dementia
Study shows how digital and molecular data can be integrated and used to improve health
New way of identifying early risk of cardiovascular disease
Early interventions could help counteract muscle loss
Gold-based cancer therapy could face competition from other substances
Likely lower risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes from SARS-CoV-2 than previously feared
New findings on link between CRISPR gene-editing and mutated cancer cells
Low education and income level increase risk of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
New group of antibacterial molecules identified