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New method for studying gene expression could improve understanding of brain disease

It takes a lot of cells to make a human brain. The organ houses not only an enormous quantity of neurons (tens of billions), but also an impressive diversity of neuron types. In recent years, scientists have been developing inventories of these cell classes — information that will be essential for understanding how the brain… Read More »

Breakthrough Treatment Could Protect People With Peanut Allergies

There are no treatment options approved for peanut allergy, which is commonly found in American children. But new findings presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting and published in The New England Journal of Medicine reveal that a therapy to protect people with this allergy is awaiting review… Read More »

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Pain when you press this part of your body could be a sign

Vitamin D deficiency is more common during this time of year in the UK because the sun (the main source) is in short supply. It’s an important vitamin when it comes to healthy function of the body. It helps regulate the amount of minerals calcium and phosphate in the body. These are needed to keep… Read More »