Colorado has identified five cases of mysterious hepatitis in children

Colorado has reported its first cases of severe hepatitis of unknown cause in children, adding to a growing number of cases being investigated nationally by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment had reported five potential cases to the CDC as of Friday. All met the CDC’s … Read more

Breakthrough of SIDS? Possible biomarker of sudden infant death syndrome identified

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Babies at risk for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) could be identified through a biochemical marker, according to a new study published in The Lancet’s eBioMedicine. SIDS is the unexplained death of a seemingly healthy baby under the age of one, usually while sleeping, according to the … Read more

Key protein identified for brain stem cell longevity – Neuroscience News

Summary: INSR, a protein essential for insulin activity, plays an essential role in the longevity of stem cells. Additionally, inactivation of INSR in glioblastoma brain cancer stem cells inhibits the growth of primitive tumor-forming cells. Source: Rutgers A receptor that was first identified as necessary for insulin action, which is also located on neural stem … Read more