Monthly Archives: October 2017

Structure guides design of dopamine receptor binding compound

The structure of a brain receptor for dopamine guided the design of a compound that activates it specifically. The approach could lead to psychiatric drugs with fewer side effects. …read more

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Hydrogel-grown tissues speed wound healing in mouse colon

An injectable hydrogel grew intestine-like tissues and accelerated wound healing in the intestines of mice. The findings suggest new treatments for diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease. …read more

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Experience shapes mouse fighting and mating behaviors

Scientists identified brain activity that influences how a mouse responds when it meets an intruder mouse, a response that was once thought to be purely instinctive. …read more

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FluNet Summary

National Influenza Centres (NICs) and other national influenza laboratories from 73 countries, areas or territories reported data to FluNet for the time period from 02 October 2017 to 15 October 2017 a (data as of 2017-10-27 11:16:23 UTC). The WHO GISRS laboratories tested more than 84217 specimens during that time period. 4193 were positive […]

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All you need to know about belly button discharge

A look at belly button discharge, where an infection or other condition can cause a discharge. Included is detail on when to see a doctor and diabetes. …read more

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