Archive: 22/10/2008

New way of inhibiting cell cycle shows promise

Geneva, Switzerland: A new anti-cancer compound that works by blocking a part of the cell's machinery that is crucial for cell division has shown promising results in a phase I clinical trial in patients who have failed to ...

dateOct 22, 2008 in Cancer
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Overweight mums have chubby bubs

University of New South Wales (UNSW) research has highlighted a link between childhood obesity and a mother's diet before and during pregnancy. The work in animals proves that overweight expectant mothers are more likely ...

dateOct 22, 2008 in Health
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Seeing red -- in the number 7

Hypnosis can induce synaesthetic experiences – where one sense triggers the involuntary use of another – according to a new study by UCL (University College London) researchers. The findings suggests that people with ...

dateOct 22, 2008 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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