• The Complete Guide to the Biosensors Market 2016-05-02 23:00:10 Biosensors have gained enormous attention in recent years in medicine and nanotechnology, where there is a growing interest in its application in tissue engineering. Since the development of the first oxygen biosensor by Lel and Clark in 1962, researchers in diverse fields have developed numerous bi
  • Alzheimer’s Disease: The Tau Protein Connection (2016 Articles) 2016-04-27 23:00:05 (image via) The Tau protein, as it was discussed in the AD Facts and Statistics post, is the chief component of tangles that appear in the Alzheimer’s affected brain. It a hallmark brain abnormality of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). The Tau protein maintains the structure of a neuron, includin
  • Countdown: 10 Good Fats 2016-04-25 18:00:58 “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” ― Hippocrates Yes, there is such a thing as good fats.  10. Full-Fat Yogurt   9. Purified Butter or Ghee 8) EVOO – Extra Virgin Olive Oil 7) Chia Seeds 6) Nuts 5) Fatty Fish 4) Whole Eggs 3) Dark Chocolate 2) Cheese  1) Avoca
  • Sugar Facts: Part 1 2016-04-23 00:07:09 Not All Sugars Are the Same People often think that the word “sugar” means table sugar. Although it does, the word “sugar” can also refer to many other types of sugars as well, including fructose, galactose, glucose, lactose, maltose, and sucrose (the table sugar mentioned above). These suga
  • 2016 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures 2016-04-20 20:00:29 The information below was made available by the Alzheimer’s Association in the United States. They highlight the 2016 Alzheimer facts and figures and how it affects the people in our nation financially and personally, as caregivers, providers, patients, and victims. There is also information o
  • National Cancer Moonshot Initiative (2016) – Announced: Blue Ribbon Panel 2016-04-18 18:00:50 Themes the Blue Ribbon Panel will discuss in the coming months: cancer vaccines highly sensitive approaches to early detection advances in immunotherapy and combination therapies single cell genomic profiling of cancer cells and cells in the tumor microenvironment enhanced data sharing new approache
  • Top 5 Molecular Biology and Genetics Universities in the World 2016-04-15 21:53:39 With great discoveries precedes a solid educational foundation. Compiling a list of the top 5 molecular biology and genetics universities in the world takes in a variety of factors such as awards given, reputation, number of papers cited, and more. Keeping all of these factors in mind, here are the
  • Top 10 Health Facts about Food 2016-04-13 16:00:15 “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” ― Hippocrates Here are 10 fun health facts about food. You may or may not have known them, and they may keep you well! 1) Cinnamon is a big circulatory system helper. 2) Ginger alleviates pain. 3) Citrus juice + Green Tea = Antioxidant Boost
  • Top 10 Deadly Diseases in the World 2016-04-11 16:00:32 Here is a countdown of the Top 10 Deadly Diseases in the World affecting humans everywhere. The information presented here has been compiled via the World Health Organization (WHO)’s reported data. 10. Preterm Birth Complications Although not a disease, an estimated 1 million infants are lost
  • The Role of E-64D in Amyloid Plaque Prevention 2016-04-06 22:06:08 Alzheimer’s disease is characterized by accumulation of a variety of amyloid beta (Aβ) peptides as oligomers (twisted tangles of protein) and amyloid plaques (abnormal clusters of protein fragments) in the brain. These are factors involved in neuronal loss and memory deficits over time. The neuro