News tagged with hypoxia

Cell behaviour in low oxygen conditions mapped

(Phys.org) —Research at the University of Liverpool has explained how cells behave when placed in a low oxygen environment, a development that could have implications for cancer patients and other serious ...

dateFeb 19, 2014 in Biochemistry
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Sleep apnea may increase insulin resistance

Sleep apnea may cause metabolic changes that increase insulin resistance, according to researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. The intermittent hypoxia associated with sleep apnea causes a distinct drop ...

dateMay 17, 2010 in Sleep apnea
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