A five percent drop in the number of children ages 2 to 11 inoculated against the measles, mumps, and rubella would triple the number of annual measles cases in this age group, a new study warns. The MMR vaccine is an inoculation against all three diseases.
Researchers have found that a modified ribonucleic acid molecule can “hitchhike” on a plentiful human protein to travel through the blood to a tumor, and then signal that tumor to self-destruct.
New research finds that people who think they are less active than others in a similar age bracket die younger than those who believe they are more active—even if their actual activity levels are similar.
A non-toxic glue works better than commercially available products—and could mean surgical glues to replace sutures and staples. Scientists modeled it after the adhesive proteins that mussels and other creatures produce.
Source: Kaiser – Health