Cancer Cells Transformed into Harmless Fat in Mouse Study – Live Science

Cancer Cells Transformed into Harmless Fat in Mouse Study – Live Science

Scientists have turned some cancer cells into fat cells in mice. The image on the left shows cancer cells that glow green because they express a “green fluorescent protein,” and fat cells that are stained red, within a mouse tumor. The image on the right shows the GFP-expressing cancer cells that have been converted into […]

Hong Kong scientists claim 'broad-spectrum' antiviral breakthrough – Medical Xpress

Hong Kong scientists claim 'broad-spectrum' antiviral breakthrough – Medical Xpress

Broad-spectrum antivirals are considered a holy grail because they can be used against multiple pathogens Hong Kong scientists claim they have made a potential breakthrough discovery in the fight against infectious diseases—a chemical that could slow the spread of deadly viral illnesses. A team from the University of Hong Kong described the newly discovered chemical […]

Turns out the science saying screen time is bad isn’t science – TechCrunch

Turns out the science saying screen time is bad isn’t science – TechCrunch

A new study is making waves in the worlds of tech and psychology by questioning the basis of thousands of papers and analyses with conflicting conclusions on the effect of screen time on well-being. The researchers claim is that the science doesn’t agree because it’s bad science. So is screen time good or bad? It’s […]

Good News: This Year's Flu Vaccine Seems to Be a Good Match – Self

Good News: This Year's Flu Vaccine Seems to Be a Good Match – Self

Most of us know the flu vaccine isn’t 100 percent effective, meaning it’s still possible to get the flu after you get the vaccine. But the exact efficacy is different every year and depends on how well the strains in the vaccine are matched to the ones actually floating around and making people sick. This […]