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mRNA discovery that paved way for COVID-19 vaccines wins

WEBThis year’s Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been jointly awarded to Katalin Karikó and Drew Weissman for discoveries enabling the creation of a new kind …

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Health for all Science

WEBHealth for all. Seth Berkley and Henrietta Fore Authors Info & Affiliations. Science. 26 Apr 2019. Vol 364, Issue 6438. p. 309. DOI: 10.1126/science.aax7591. …

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Health Data Science SPJ

WEBThe 5th annual Beijing Health Data Science Summit, organized by the National Institute of Health Data Science at Peking University, recently concluded with resounding success. …

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Social determinants of health and survival in humans and

WEBThe social environment shapes human health, producing strong relationships between social factors, disease risk, and survival. The strength of these …

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Obesity doesn’t always mean ill health. Here’s what

WEBThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines obesity as having a body mass index (BMI) of at least 30, a calculation made by dividing weight …

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Forest health and global change Science

WEBExisting measures of forest health range from strictly utilitarian and related to local human needs, to more ecological definitions related to the persistence of forests or stands …

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Reeling from FDA setback, researchers plot the future of

WEBLast week’s decision by a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory committee not to recommend MDMA-assisted psychotherapy to treat post-traumatic …

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Microplastics and human health Science

WEBMicroplastics may enter the human body through both inhalation and ingestion, potentially causing health effects (see the figure). A parallel can be drawn …

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The exposome and health: Where chemistry meets biology

WEBFig. 1 The exposome concept. The exposome is an integrated function of exposure on our body, including what we eat and do, our experiences, and where we …

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Frontiers of Medical Research: Immunology Science AAAS

WEBThe immune system is the body’s defender, vigilant in its search for danger, always at the ready to attack and neutralize pathogenic invaders.

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Chemodiversity in freshwater health Science

WEBFreshwater ecosystems, such as lakes and rivers, have been deteriorating in many places worldwide ().Growing research suggests that many aspects of freshwater …

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Mortality attributable to PM2.5 from wildland fires in

WEBExposure to PM 2.5 in urban air is associated with a multitude of health risks, including premature mortality and respiratory and cardiovascular morbidity outcomes …

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Cellular senescence in normal physiology Science

WEBDespite the importance of cellular senescence in tumor suppression and aging phenotypes, its precise definition is still debated. Furthermore, there is no single …

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Poverty, depression, and anxiety: Causal evidence and mechanisms …

WEBWe review the interdisciplinary evidence of the bidirectional causal relationship between poverty and common mental illnesses—depression and …

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Structure and repair of replication-coupled DNA breaks Science

WEBRecent studies attempting to model DNA repair in the context of replication have yielded somewhat contradictory conclusions as to whether a nick needs to be …

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A little-known virus on the rise in South America could

WEBA little-known pathogen named the Oropouche virus is on the move in South America, alarming scientists and public health experts. Brazil has reported 5530 cases …

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Wild poliovirus spreads across Pakistan and Afghanistan

WEBPolio workers conducted a vaccination campaign in early June in Karachi, Pakistan, where the wild poliovirus is circulating again. ASIF HASSAN/AFP via Getty …

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Major budget cuts to two high-profile NIH efforts leave

WEBBut because of a quirk in their funding arrangement, two high-profile NIH programs in neuroscience and genomic medicine will be cut by more than one-third, …

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Nature and mental health: An ecosystem service perspective

WEBMental health. Mental health is defined by the World Health Organization as “a state of well-being in which [an] individual realizes his or her own potential, can cope with the …

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News at a glance: Saving an endangered leopard, restoring

WEBThe latest in science and policy. BIOMEDICINE Study backs diabetes drug as safe. Paternal use of the widely used diabetes drug metformin—without other …

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Metabolic inflexibility promotes mitochondrial health during liver

WEBAs fat accumulates in the setting of ETC dysfunction, the generation of acetyl-CoA from nonfatty acid sources (such as pyruvate or acetate) was suppressed as a result of …

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Unsettled science on social media Science

WEBJonathan Haidt’s new book, The Anxious Generation: How the Great Rewiring of Childhood Is Causing an Epidemic of Mental Illness, is a hot seller that makes the …

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Nitrogen dioxide exposure, health outcomes, and associated

WEBGas and propane stoves emit nitrogen dioxide (NO 2) pollution indoors, but the exposures of different U.S. demographic groups are unknown.We estimate NO 2 …

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Amid Haiti’s escalating chaos, a ‘heroic network’ keeps medical

WEBMedical research in Haiti has long had to contend with the country’s instability. Before February, gangs already controlled an estimated 80% of Port-au …

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