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Medical News Today: Protein sustains both 'a sound mind and a strong heart'

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 06:00
BDNF protein, known to act as a natural antidepressant, enhance learning, power nerve cell growth and nourish blood vessels, has also been found to maintain heart muscle vitality.

Medical News Today: Study finds new treatment target for aggressive blood cancer

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 02:00
Acute myeloid leukaemia is an aggressive blood cancer with a poor prognosis. Now, fresh clues about a molecular mechanism in the disease may offer a new drug target.

Medical News Today: Hybrid malaria mosquito is resistant to bed-net insecticide

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 02:00
Interbreeding between two species of malaria mosquito in Mali has produced a super mosquito hybrid that is resistant to the insecticide used in bed nets.