• For instance, researchers know that having one copy of the APOE4 gene variant raises the risk of Alzheimer's by two to three times . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The researchers also created brain cells using skin cells from people who didn't have Alzheimer's and had two copies of the APOE3 gene. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • This week, at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Vancouver, researchers from the Mayo Clinic reported results of their study of potential biomarkers for preclinical Alzheimer's disease. (go.com)
  • The Mayo Clinic researchers focused on the proposed biomarkers of preclinical Alzheimer's disease, a developing concept that describes individuals who are outwardly normal, but who have the amyloid plaques seen in Alzheimer's disease. (go.com)
  • The researchers' assumption was that the stages of preclinical Alzheimer's disease follow a simple stage-by-stage model, meaning, a person moves in a straight line from one stage to the next, beginning when amyloid plaques start to form, progressing to neurodegeneration as seen on MRI or PET scan, and then to subtle cognitive changes. (go.com)
  • New Alzheimer's drug trial gives researchers optimism About 5.7 million Americans have Alzheimer's Disease, which is the most common form of dementia. (usatoday.com)
  • Although anti-amyloid drugs are still considered the most promising to treat early forms of Alzheimer's, researchers also are developing candidate drugs that act on other aspects of the disease. (usatoday.com)
  • Researchers have discovered the first definitive proof that a mutation in a single gene can cause Parkinson's disease, the second most common brain degenerative disorder after Alzheimer's disease. (wsj.com)
  • Researchers used brain tissue donated by the family of a woman who died of Alzheimer's disease 10 years after diagnosis, aged 74. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Chun and his lab collaborated with a multinational group of researchers, including scientists from the Max Planck Institute, the Sookmyung Women's University, Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (yaledailynews.com)
  • A rare and exotic mineral, so unusual that it was thought impossible to exist, came to Earth on a meteorite, according to an international team of researchers led by Princeton University scientists. (princeton.edu)
  • There's been confirmed a number of senior people who were coming out here who were researchers, who were medical scientists, doctors, people who've been to the forefront of dealing with AIDS across the world," Victoria Premier Denis Napthine told reporters in Melbourne. (medscape.com)
  • Medical researchers bracing for a global influenza epidemic are in frantic search of a way to perform a loaves-and-fishes miracle with the world's skimpy annual production of flu vaccine. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Researchers in the laboratory of Broad researcher David Liu came up with a solution. (forbes.com)
  • In the meantime, researchers said they're pleased with results of preliminary laboratory testing with the skin printer. (cnn.com)
  • The study was carried out by researchers from the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge in the UK, and Indiana University School of Medicine in the US. (www.nhs.uk)
  • For information on how to get on the Independent Researchers for Hire lists, see the Opportunity for Independent Researchers page. (archives.gov)
  • The Queensland Conservatorium Research Centre brings together key researchers across a diverse range of specialty areas. (edu.au)
  • A team of researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has uncovered a set of genes that are turned on, or expressed, at high levels only in the blood vessels that feed tumors in mice and humans. (nih.gov)
  • The draft sequence, which is about 98 percent complete, will allow researchers to pinpoint genes that are useful to pork production or are involved in immunity or other important physiological processes in the pig. (redorbit.com)
  • PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) -- With a 3-D printer, a petri dish and some cells from a cow, Princeton University researchers are growing synthetic ears that can receive - and transmit - sound. (yahoo.com)
  • The news that NMRC researchers have participated in the first trial which demonstrates 100 percent protective efficacy of a candidate vaccine for malaria brings new hope that a malaria vaccine may become available for military personnel deployed abroad. (military.com)
  • MONDAY, Oct. 1 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers who have identified a genetic mutation that causes deafness say that the findings could one day lead to the development of new treatments for those at risk for a certain type of hearing loss . (medicinenet.com)
  • In this study, researchers were able to pinpoint the gene which caused deafness in Usher syndrome type 1 as well as deafness that is not associated with the syndrome through the genetic analysis of 57 humans from Pakistan and Turkey," lead investigator Zubair Ahmed, an assistant professor of ophthalmology who conducts research at Cincinnati Children's, said in a university news release. (medicinenet.com)
  • NAU researchers look at fungi and climate change FLAGSTAFF - News may not be so gloomy for certain types of trees, including pinyon pine and juniper, predicted to go extinct because of climate change. (azcentral.com)
  • But in the Oct. 18 issue of the journal Science, researchers at Yale and Harvard successfully recoded the genome of E. coli to expand viral resistance and allow researchers to more easily introduce new amino acids into the organism. (yaledailynews.com)
  • George Church, a Harvard researcher who has also been involved with CRISPR nearly since the beginning, echoed Doudna's concerns. (forbes.com)
  • In the study conducted by Harvard University researchers on an open-source software program designed to scrub individual information from patient records, 19 identifiers were removed from every patients record including patient, institution and physician names as well as addresses, dates and medical record number. (eweek.com)
  • We can detect the signals all the way through the GI tract,'' Dr. Giovanni Traverso, one of the lead researchers of the study and a gastroenterologist at Mass. General Hospital and instructor at Harvard Medical School, told BetaBoston. (boston.com)
  • An international team of researchers says it has discovered what makes the bird flu virus so deadly. (voanews.com)
  • Researchers seeking to understand mechanisms of intrinsic and acquired resistance have focused on gene mutations, such as activating mutations in the oncogene KRAS . (vanderbilt.edu)
  • The researchers evaluated the cells for gene mutations linked to cetuximab resistance, but they didn't find any. (vanderbilt.edu)
  • More specifically, the researchers wanted to locate and understand the fine yet crucial difference between the E3 and E4 variants that makes the APOE4 gene so devastating. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • By looking at the samples, the researchers made the intriguing discovery that all the people who had CRIA syndrome had a mutant RIPK1 gene . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Sarig noted that with the identification of the gene, Sourasky researchers are developing new ways to treat the disease in the future. (jpost.com)
  • To investigate the mutation's effect, the researchers hooked the mutant TERT promoter to a gene that makes luciferase - a light-emitting protein. (news-medical.net)
  • According to the researchers, this silencing is a form of "down" regulation, which is what is seen in the crosstalk between blood flow patterns and the expression of the important CXCR4 gene, which governs many elements of vascular development. (yaledailynews.com)
  • According to the study, the practical implications for the researchers' findings are broad: Many diseases related to the vascular system are associated with the CXCR4 gene. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Understanding how C9ORF72 works, what it looks like and how mistakes in the gene may cause MND, could assist researchers in the future to identify potential treatments that target the disease. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • To determine if the mouse findings were relevant to human cancers, the researchers then examined CD276 expression patterns in endothelial cells derived from cancer patients. (nih.gov)
  • The new findings provide more insight into mechano-electrical transduction, or the process that enables the ear to convert mechanical energy -- or energy of motion -- into something the brain can recognize as sound, the researchers pointed out. (medicinenet.com)
  • Cincinnati Children's employs some of the top clinicians and researchers in their respective fields. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
  • To break down that hurdle, the IBM researchers developed a quantum bit circuit, based on a square lattice of four superconducting qubits on a chip roughly 6mm on a side, rather than the linear array of qubits that researchers have used in the past. (cio.com)
  • In an attempt to overcome this hurdle, researchers at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) have proposed a brand-new carbon nanostructure designed to store energy in mechanical form. (forbes.com)
  • Researchers have genetically engineered mice that cannot feel cold temperatures. (yahoo.com)
  • At McGill, postdoctoral researchers have the opportunity to collaborate with some of the world's foremost professors and researchers, and work in an environment that supports and celebrates excellence. (mcgill.ca)
  • Using a new approach, NIEHS-funded researchers revealed that the actual number of unique metabolites in a typical metabolomics analysis may be close to one-tenth as large as previously thought. (nih.gov)
  • NIEHS provides many opportunities for funding to individual researchers, organizations, and businesses. (nih.gov)
  • Find out about the exciting discoveries being made by NIEHS and NIEHS-supported researchers that are helping to improve health and save lives. (nih.gov)
  • The finding will help researchers modify proteins and improve the safety of biological organisms subject to viral infection, Yale professor of molecular, cellular and developmental biology and senior co-author Farren Isaacs said. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Chapman says researchers have known that gangliosides - a special type of lipid - and proteins work together as a receptor, but no one until now has been able to identify the specific proteins. (eurekalert.org)
  • The researchers said these cancer-associated mutations are the first to be discovered in the vast regions of DNA in cancer cells that do not contain genetic instructions for making proteins. (news-medical.net)
  • Having proven the ability to establish viral resistance via genomic recoding in E.coli, researchers are interested in applying this technology to other organisms in the the dairy industry and pharmaceuticals for which viruses are a problem. (yaledailynews.com)
  • For this work, the researchers used the new genomic data to focus exclusively on the diversity of bedbugs. (amnh.org)
  • Updated ) An unconfirmed number of the world's leading HIV /AIDS researchers and activists were among the 298 people killed on a Malaysian passenger jet that was shot down over Ukraine, although the airline has not yet released names and figures. (medscape.com)
  • Where national or regional legislation gives researchers more favourable conditions than those provided by the Charter, the charter requested that the more favourable conditions not be diminished. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers in Australia have reported one of the first scientific hypotheses that normal mobile phone use can lead to cancer. (zdnet.com)
  • Lubchenco likened ocean acidification to osteoporosis - a bone-thinning disease - because researchers are concerned it will lead to the deterioration of reefs. (csmonitor.com)
  • Transmission of the novel coronavirus may be reduced by continuous, low-concentration ozone treatment, even in environments where people are present, using this kind of system," said lead researcher Takayuki Murata. (reuters.com)
  • In 2008, the researchers finally uncovered a lead when they were contacted by Luca Bindi, a mineralogist at the Museum of Natural History in Florence, Italy. (princeton.edu)
  • Researcher David Liu's lab at the Broad Institute developed a method of fixing single-letter misspellings in DNA. (forbes.com)
  • Researchers at the University of Edinburgh have successfully created artificial, oxygen-carrying red blood cells that they believe could go into human medical trials in as little as two years. (inhabitat.com)
  • The researchers chose to analyze endothelial cells derived from mouse liver, because the liver can be induced to sprout new blood vessels when regenerating itself following partial surgical removal. (nih.gov)
  • The Research Data Center (RDC) provides secure access to Department of Health and Human Services data for researchers comfortable using SAS or a similar statistical package to analyze standard data sets. (cdc.gov)
  • The document was compiled relying on extensive advice of researchers and research policy stakeholders. (wikipedia.org)
  • She also manages a large portfolio of grants, and constituent relationships with scientific volunteers, stakeholders, and grantees, to help researchers realize their innovative ideas. (cancer.org)
  • He says that he is looking for collaborators, and animal-pathogen researchers contacted by Nature are certainly eager to learn more about the illness. (scientificamerican.com)
  • The researchers sequence the DNA and culture the bacteria they find. (youtube.com)
  • Researchers at the Gladstone Institutes in San Francisco, CA, wanted to find out. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • To find out, the researchers modeled the disease in human cells, examining the effect of APOE4 on human brain cells for the first time. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • They also understand what causes it, which can help researchers find an adequate treatment. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • But the researchers remain confident that they will find an appropriate therapy for everyone affected by the newly discovered condition. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Researchers said they were surprised to find that the shrouded man suffered from both leprosy and tuberculosis . (cnn.com)
  • Researchers from Telefonica Research in Barcelona, Spain, say an algorithm they have developed could be used to push content to you when you're looking for something interesting to do. (npr.org)
  • In particular, the researchers have identified the key role of one particular microRNA in the active mechanisms of the antidepressants on the brain. (psychcentral.com)
  • By isolating the role of microRNA in this process, the researchers were able to fill in the missing steps in the pathway regulating CXCR4. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Implementation of the Researchers Charter was recommended not only by the European Commission, but also by research and science policy organisations including Eurodoc and Marie Curie Fellows Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since its inception in 2007, more than 30 bright, passionate researchers in various fields of science and technology have joined NUS' vibrant academic and research community. (nus.edu.sg)
  • Visit the Microsoft Emeritus Researchers page to learn about those who have made significant contributions to the field of computer science during their years at Microsoft and throughout their career. (microsoft.com)
  • Microsoft researchers have received a myriad of prestigious national and international honors, including the ACM A.M. Turing Award, considered the highest distinction in computer science. (microsoft.com)
  • After years of trying, researchers at the RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science in Japan said today (Sept. 26) they finally did so. (livescience.com)
  • In particular, the researchers have revealed, for the first time, a sequence of reactions caused by Prozac at the neuron level, which contributes to an increase in the amounts of serotonin, a chemical "messenger" essential to the brain, and deficient in depressive individuals. (psychcentral.com)
  • TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese researchers said on Wednesday that low concentrations of ozone can neutralise coronavirus particles, potentially providing a way for hospitals to disinfect examination rooms and waiting areas. (reuters.com)
  • When Lum got involved, the researchers began to wonder about the DNA of the organisms they were finding. (youtube.com)
  • Using a technique called "electrofishing," researchers are going around temporarily stunning organisms with electricity to learn more about what's in the water. (sciencemag.org)
  • Researchers in Japan have successfully used a tiny drone to pollinate an actual flower, a task usually accomplished by insects and animals. (cnn.com)
  • She is an internationally recognised researcher in the field of environmental social work, an area of work which seeks to address climate change and its impacts. (edu.au)
  • Inclusion on the independent researcher lists should not be viewed as an endorsement of the quality of the researchers' work, and NARA will not be responsible for any arrangement made with independent researchers. (archives.gov)
  • Such arrangements, including the character, extent, and cost of the work, are purely private, contractual matters between the independent researcher and you. (archives.gov)
  • We invite life sciences researchers focused on Coronavirus and COVID-19 vaccines and drugs, as well as clinical research, to freely access these Elsevier solutions for your work. (elsevier.com)
  • The work done by researchers at the Naval Medical Research Center and their colleagues represents a big step forward for malaria vaccine research," said Vice Adm. (military.com)
  • That rich history is still paying dividends as the fund supports the work of today's researchers, each of whom is making their own unique contribution to progress on a wide range of local and global research issues," Goel added. (utoronto.ca)
  • The researchers theoretically tested carbon nanotubes against their diamond nanothreads, and discovered that, although individual carbon nanotubes had better mechanical properties than an individual novel diamond nanotube structure, the diamond nanothread bundles were more structurally stable than the carbon nanotube bundles, meaning that they could be coiled more effectively, and store more energy and release as much as possible without deterioration. (forbes.com)
  • Navy Medicine researchers began working on this vaccine in the early 1970's with unwavering commitment. (military.com)
  • NMRC collaborated with federal researchers from the Vaccine Research Center Clinical Trials Core at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center and the Walter Reed Army Institute (WRAIR) of Research and the vaccine developer, Sanaria, Inc., Rockville, Md. NMRC participated in the development the protocol, provided malaria microscopists and slide-reading assistance, performed cellular assays, and assisted with the care of volunteers during the impatient post-challenge stay. (military.com)
  • The cells aren't synthetic, they are created using human stem cells, but they can be manufactured, and the researchers are currently working out a way to mass-produce them safely. (inhabitat.com)
  • Educational Researcher is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the field of education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers in academic, clinical or commercial intuitions may utilise these services by applying to the Newcastle Biobanks. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Once the proposal is approved, RDC works with researchers to create a data file specific to the research questions. (cdc.gov)
  • The researchers used the images to describe the molecular structure of the protein fibres and create 3-D molecular models of them. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Researchers at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering have made new discoveries on the effects of temperature on sustainable polymers. (phys.org)
  • South Korean researchers say they've made a significant advance in the production of human embryonic stem cells. (npr.org)
  • Researchers there have made major strides in producing these stem cells. (npr.org)
  • The researchers, led by chemist John Miller, first immersed their molecular wire in an organic fluid and then fired the high-energy electrons through the fluid. (theregister.co.uk)
  • The core is attached to what researchers describe as a "fuzzy coat", which doesn't have any clear molecular order and may grow randomly from the core. (www.nhs.uk)
  • The researchers say they used a variety of techniques to measure the states of two independent syndrome (measurement) qubits, which each reveal one aspect of the quantum information stored on the other two qubits (called code or data qubits). (cio.com)
  • The certificate protects the researchers from being compelled to reveal the personal identity of a participant in this registry in any federal, state, local, civil, administrative, legislative, or other proceedings. (unmc.edu)