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A new compound can inhibit the build-up of plaque in arteries and prevent atherosclerosis, researchers have shown.
According to new research, because women have two copies of the ACE2 protein, they are less likely to suffer from severe COVID-19, unlike men who have one copy.
When delivered intranasally, the anti-inflammatory drug VX-765 prevented axon demyelination and loss in a murine model of multiple sclerosis (MS).
The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been bestowed upon researchers who helped identify the hepatitis C virus in the 1970s.
A group of researchers has used locked nucleic acid gapmer antisense oligonucleotides to treat facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy in cells and mice.
According to a new study, the drug remdesivir is a very potent inhibitor for coronavirus polymerases - demonstrating its potential for combatting COVID-19.
Researchers have demonstrated how the drug known as remdesivir works, presenting the viral RNA polymerase of coronaviruses as a target for these conditions.
A study has revealed that using DNA-like molecules to repair gene mutations in models could act as a successful therapy for patients.
The memory of mice with Alzheimer's greatly improved after they were injected with two newly discovered short peptides.
Researchers identify the overabundance of a specific protein in the brain of people who have MS...
A discovery sheds light on how cancerous cells differ from healthy ones and could lead to the development of new strategies for therapeutic intervention for difficult-to-treat cancers...
Synthetic technology breakthrough points to safer vaccines and targeted cancer treatments...