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Medical News, Neuroscience, Post-COVID-19 syndrome, Symptoms
Researchers find an alternative route for SARS-CoV-2 to infect brain

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have built a stem cell model that helps explain how SARS-CoV-2 reaches the brain. Clinical evidence suggests that SARS-CoV-2 can

Autism spectrum disorders, Medical News, Neurodevelopmental disorders, Neuroscience, Pediatrics
Human gene variant directly linked to autism spectrum disorders

When wild-type mice were given the challenge of switching between two activities at random, they adapted quickly, but SUV39H2-deficient animals took much longer. Critical genes that are typically repressed throughout

Medical News, Vaccine studies
Azithromycin shown to be ineffective in treating COVID-19

In the randomized clinical trial, there was no significant difference in symptom absence 14 days after drug administration between individuals given azithromycin and the placebo. Furthermore, the azithromycin group visited

Biotechnology, Cancer, Cardiology, Medical News
Newly developed exosome spray promotes myocardial tissue regeneration

In the post-injury heart, a newly developed exosome spray (EXOS) improved cardiac function, reduced fibrosis, and boosted endogenous myocardial tissue regeneration. Cardiac regenerative medicine has the ability to heal damaged

Exercise, Longevity, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome, Mood disorders
Physical exercise and antidepressants similarly effective in reducing depressive symptoms in the short-term

When compared to the antidepressant treatment group, physical exercise as a therapy alternative was equally beneficial in alleviating depressive symptoms in the short term (1 month). Depression is a common

Biotechnology, Medical News, Neuroscience
Researchers develop first-of-its-kind sensor that allows prosthetic hands to ‘feel’

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science created photolithographically manufactured, highly robust liquid metal tactile sensors (LMS) and successfully incorporated them into a prosthetic hand’s fingertips,