Female mice respond differently to fasting, showing the importance of studying both sexes

In response to short, six-hour fasts in mice, female mice put on more liver fat than…

Changing clinical practice: The burden of post-stroke VTE prevention

Introducing change to clinical practice to address areas of unmet need is complex, both within the…

New Study set to examine the role of specialist nurses for people with Parkinson’s

Academics at Northumbria University are working on a £100,000 nationwide project aimed at getting a better…

Research in sheep suggests possible early test for fetal heart health

Changes in heart rate, due to low oxygen conditions, experienced by the fetus during pregnancy, could…

How Nanotech is helping in the fight against cancer

Researchers from Nazarbayev University are studying the use of nanomaterials as a form of cancer treatment…

Half of all commonly used drugs profoundly affecting the gut microbiome, warn experts

A new study presented at UEG Week 2019 has found that 18 commonly used drug categories…

Feedback from other doctors improves antibiotic prescribing decisions

Expert feedback can be an effective way to encourage doctors to make more appropriate antibiotic treatment…