Understanding the Nerve Network Our Second Brain

The human stomach, often called our ‘second brain’, is a patchwork of overlapping nerve cells that often baffle doctors when looking for causes and...

Researchers Find an Enzyme That Feeds Brain Tumors

Cancer tumors, like other living cells, need to consume nutrients and oxygen to sustain themselves. However, as they often live in remote, inaccessible parts...

Is Metformin the World’s Next Wonder Drug? Can It Block Cancer Cell Growth?

Metformin isn't a new drug. In fact, it's been used for more than 50 years for various medicinal reasons including to prevent or slow...

Will CRISPR Give us a New Cancer Treatment?

Our DNA and RNA are both full of various proteins that each have roles that in some way affect our health when carried out. ...

Abnormal Proteins Apparent in Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and Huntingdon’s Patients

It's been discovered just Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntingdon's disease sufferers all share one common feature:  the abnormal proteins found in them all share the...

Seasonal Allergies Will Only Get Worse – thanks to Global Warming

More than 30 million Americans suffer from some form of seasonal allergy. According to experts, this figure will only get worse over the upcoming...

Can Artificial Intelligence become the Next Cancer Detecting Marvel?

Quite possibly. Computers are advancing so fast and what they're being used for no in the medical field has changed dramatically over the past...

Artificial Intelligence Genomics Company Invests Heavily in Drugs

A new breakthrough for the drug industry come with thanks to AI genomics company, Deep Genomics. The company is looking to use machine learning...

Self-Taught Artificial Intelligent Increases Heart Attack Prediction Rate Significantly

Heart attacks are very hard to predict, which is a massive problem considering how many people are affected by them each year. However, scientists...

Brain Scans and Machine Learning Will Crack the Code Depression

Diagnosing depression in a patient and finding the exact treatment in which to give them is not an easy task. The thing that makes...