Thursday, April 9, 2020
After the measles outbreak in the US, the powerful social media rulers Facebook and YouTube have been warned as well as investigated for the spreading of vaccine-related half-truths. It has been found that there is another huge platform that is offering some unauthentic anti-vaccination content to the populace in...
Recent research revealed that gut bacteria play an important role in preventing food allergies. In previous research, it was discovered that the gut bacteria of babies suffering from cow’s milk allergy were clearly different from those of healthy babies. This encouraged them to identify the difference and to verify if the...
Thanks to the interaction of disinhibition and inhibition of specific regions, our brain can, at all times, ensure the processing of principally significant stimuli. The stream of information is regulated by neuronal alpha-oscillations in specific areas of the brain so that abilities for the processing of novel stimuli are...
Scientist from the LUMC (Leiden University Medical Center) and the NIN (Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience) have displayed that treatment employing gene therapy results in quicker recovery post nerve damage. By mixing a surgical repair process with gene therapy, the regeneration of nerve fibers and survival of nerve cells over...