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A trial on 4,000 women, published in the Lancet, showed anastrozole was more effective, cheaper and had fewer side effects than current medications.
Sona Pandey, Ph.D., principal investigator at the Danforth Plant Science Center and her collaborators have published several papers on their research in recent months.
Scientists studied the extent to which genetics contributes to academic success in more than 11,000 identical and non-identical 16-year-old twins.
Otherwise innocuous bacteria can cause deadly infections when people have surgery or fall ill.
The fossils are of a small primate called Djebelemur, which lived around 50 million years ago.
A protein called Tet1 is partly responsible for giving primordial germ cells a clean epigenetic slate before developing into sperm and egg cells, according to a new study by Harvard Medical School researchers at Boston Children's Hospital.
Men may want to double down on a healthy diet and clean living in the months before procreation, according to a study that suggests a father's vitamin B9 deficiency may contribute to birth defects in offspring.
Project manager Michel Roch explained: "When we were developing PRELUD, the integration of a liquid handling system for streaking Petri dishes was essential.
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A thriving community of single-celled microbes that consume carbon dioxide for food populate Antarctica's glacial Lake Whillans, the shallow lake buried under thousands of feet of ice, a researcher said here today at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
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Senior Theo Roth's MRI research images of a brain after a mild traumatic brain injury demonstrate damage to the meninges, or the protective layer surrounding the brain.
The day when a simple blood test or saliva sample can identify your risk for medical conditions ranging from cancer to Alzheimer's disease seems tantalizingly close.
Blood clots play an unexpected role in protecting the body from the deadly effects of bacteria by absorbing bacterial toxins, researchers at the University of California, Davis, have found.
Zinc, an essential nutrient, is found in every tissue in the body. The vast majority of the metal ion is tightly bound to proteins, helping them to perform biological reactions.