Scientists at UCL have shown a blood test could predict the onset of tuberculosis three to six months before people become unwell, a finding which could help better target antibiotics and save countless lives.
Zika virus could be utilized for treating glioblastoma, a type of brain cancer. The new approach blocks the entry of Zika virus into the brain and specifically kills cancer cells without harming healthy cells.
Researcher from Florida Atlantic University's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute collaborated with the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to test a newly developed
immunocapture protein phosphatase inhibition assay.
Down's syndrome, Williams syndrome and Fragile X syndrome are all tied to sleep disruption in very young children, and sleep plays a crucial role in the development of these children's language skills.