Antibodies From Llamas Could Help in Fight Against COVID-19, Study Suggests

The hunt for an effective treatment for COVID-19 has led one team of researchers to find an improbable ally for their work: a llama...

Newly Discovered Gut-to-Brain Circuit Drives Sugar Preference, Cravings

A little extra sugar can make us crave just about anything, from cookies to condiments to coffee smothered in whipped cream. But its sweetness...

Molecule Found in Oranges Could Reduce Obesity and Prevent Heart Disease...

Researchers at Western University are studying a molecule found in sweet oranges and tangerines called nobiletin, which they have shown to drastically reduce obesity...

Using Sponges to Wipe Out Cancer

A sponge found in Manado Bay, Indonesia, makes a molecule called manzamine A, which stops the growth of cervical cancer cells, according to a...

Common Oral Parasite Linked to Severe Inflammation and Tissue Destruction of...

For the first time, researchers have shown that a unicellular parasite commonly found in the mouth plays a role in both severe tissue inflammation...

Natural Compound Halts Multiple Sclerosis Damage, Spurs Neuronal Repair

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease in which the immune system attacks the protective layer of myelin that covers and protects nerve fibers, disrupting...

On Average Only 6% of Actual COVID-19 Infections Detected Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases for the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19 officially issued by countries and widely commented on by national and international media...

New Blood Test Detects Over 50 Types of Cancer, Some Before...

In a study involving thousands of participants, a new blood test detected more than 50 types of cancer as well as their location within...

COVID-19 Coronavirus Epidemic Source Confirmed as Natural, Not Man Made

The novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus that emerged in the city of Wuhan, China, last year and has since caused a large scale COVID-19 epidemic and...

Coronavirus Can Live on Plastic and Stainless Steel For 3 Days

Scanning electron microscope image of caronavirus COVID19 (yellow) emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink). The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for...