Newly discovered hybrid molecules could serve as a novel category of anti-cancer agent

Related video Researchers from NYU Abu Dhabi’s (NYUAD) chemistry program and colleagues from the University’s biology program have developed and studied the biological activity of five new, metal-organic hybrid knotted molecules, termed metal-organic trefoil knots (M-TKs). These molecules can effectively deliver metals to cancer cells, demonstrating the potential to act as a new category of […]

First in human results show early bird device effective in early detection of internal bleeding

Related video New study results validate the effectiveness of the Saranas™ Early Bird™ Bleed Monitoring System to sense bleeding events during endovascular related procedures by using sensors to detect relative changes in tissue bioimpedance. The study enrolled 60 patients from five sites who underwent an endovascular procedure and detected bleeding in more than half of […]

Early life exposure to nicotine alters neurons, predisposes brain to addiction later

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HIV treatment via community-based clubs can reduce retention of patients in care, study finds

Related video Delivery of antiretroviral HIV treatment via community-based clubs can reduce retention of patients in care, according to a new research study published in the open-access journal PLOS Medicine by Colleen Hanrahan of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland and colleagues. Credit: London, Flickr Despite advances in preventing and treating […]