Medical research
Biomedical research (or experimental medicine) is in general simply known as medical research. It is the basic research, applied research, or translational research conducted to aid and support the de...
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Sorry, Immortality Is Mathematically Impossible
Here's a conundrum: evolution is all about helping organisms produce more offspring. If a trait makes an animal more likely to die, that trait eventually ...
Cutting down on calories could slow down the aging process
Cutting down on calories could slow down the aging process.
Boston researchers make breakthrough in reverse aging
A new study by Boston researchers say they have reversed aging in mice and it could set the stage for similar results in humans. Subscribe to WCVB on YouTube for more: http://bit.ly/2526UpS Get more ...
What does it take to live for 100 years?
What does it take to live for 100 years? These are the surprising predictors of a long, healthy life. Watch the full TED Talk here: http://t.ted.com/nMk9fKb
This artificial womb could allow babies to develop outside the mother
This artificial womb could allow babies to develop outside the mother. Credit: Hashem Al-Ghaili
Cancer cure: Promising new gene therapy drug reprograms immune cells to kill cancer
SILVER SPRING, MARYLAND— A panel of experts advising the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has unanimously recommended the approval of a new cancer drug from pharmaceutical giant Novartis. The drug wo...
The secretive brain trust of Silicon Valley insiders who are helping Trump
Billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel is putting together a prominent group to share ideas with the Trump transition team. But he’s having trouble finding takers.
The scientific legacy of Dolly the Sheep
Twenty years ago, British scientists introduced the world to Dolly the sheep, the first mammal to be cloned using nuclear transfer. She only lived for seven ...
Lipton Green Tea Benefits for Weight Loss
There are several lipton green tea benefits for weight loss. Learn more about the benefits of lipton green tea, its preparation and precaution while buying green tea.
Peter Thiel's Bet on Donald Trump Pays Off
Peter Thiel at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland in July. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York SAN FRANCISCO - Peter Thiel, the billionaire investor at odds with much of Silicon Valley, w...
This Is What Really Happens To Your Body When You Practice Intermittent Fasting
Contrary to popular belief, intermittent fasting is not an extreme or dangerous form of “dieting.” It’s actually a very healthy practice that’s loaded with a number health benefits. What kind of heal...
Can We Live Forever? The Quest For Eternal Youth Documentary
Can We Live Forever? The Quest For Eternal Youth Documentary - National TV Eternal youth is the idea of human bodily eternal life without aging. The young pe...
First Human Treated With CRISPR Gene-Edited Cells In China, Report Says
For the first time, a cancer patient is being treated with cells altered using a gene editing technique called CRISPR-Cas9.
See Energetic 101-Year-Old Woman Dance Up A Storm
An 101-year-old woman is wowing the internet with her energetic dance moves. Minerva Boran proves age is just a number as she grooves to Elvis Presley's "Blue Suede Shoes." Boran broke out the moves i...
How not exercising transforms your brain
A recent study published in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, conducted by University of Maryland's Department of Kinesiology, has found that master athlete's brains get significantly less blood flow a...
Alzheimer's disease clinical research
In April 2014 there were 315 open clinical trials under way to understand and treat Alzheimer's disease. 42 of these studies were open, human phase three trials, the last step before United States Foo...
Cancer research
Cancer research is basic research into cancer in order to identify causes and develop strategies for prevention, diagnosis, treatments and cure.Cancer research ranges from epidemiology, molecular bios...
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Stem cell research
Stem cells are undifferentiated biological cells that can differentiate into specialized cells and can divide (through mitosis) to produce more stem cells. They are found in multicellular organisms. I...
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Nanomedicine
Nanomedicine is the medical application of nanotechnology. Nanomedicine ranges from the medical applications of nanomaterials, to nanoelectronic biosensors, and even possible future applications of mo...
Life extension
Life extension science, also known as anti-aging medicine, indefinite life extension, experimental gerontology, and biomedical gerontology, is the study of slowing down or reversing the processes of a...
Clinical trial
Clinical trials are experiments done in clinical research. Such prospective biomedical or behavioral research studies on human participants are designed to answer specific questions about biomedical o...
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Alternatives to animal testing
Alternatives to animal testing are the development and implementation of test methods that avoid the use of live animals.There is widespread agreement that a reduction in the number of animals used an...
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Biological engineering
Biological Engineering or bioengineering (including biological systems engineering) is the application of concepts and methods of biology (and secondarily of physics, chemistry, mathematics, and compu...
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Biological specimens
A biological specimen (also called a biospecimen) is a biological laboratory specimen held by a biorepository for research. Such a specimen would be taken by sampling so as to be representative of any...
Nursing research
Nursing research is research that provides evidence used to support nursing practices. Nursing, as an evidence-based area of practice, has been developing since the time of Florence Nightingale to the...
Medicinal chemistry
Medicinal chemistry and pharmaceutical chemistry are disciplines at the intersection of chemistry, especially synthetic organic chemistry, and pharmacology and various other biological specialties, wh...
Translational medicine
Translational medicine (also referred to as translational science) is a discipline within biomedical and public health research that aims to improve the health of individuals and the community by "tra...