Love hormone also forms important link between stress and digestive problems

New research published last week in The Journal of Physiology shows that oxytocin, known as the…

73 thousand Scientists collaborate over new COVID-19 Data Portal to speed up vaccine development

A new website that allows scientists to share difficult-to-find SARS-CoV-2 data from clinical trials, research centres,…

New model reduces mortality rate in liver transplant patients

Prioritizing patients for liver transplantation using the Model for End-stage Liver Disease Sodium (MELD-Na) score, instead…

Blood Viscosity – the test that can save the world?

Written by Steve Walton, MSc and FIBMS(retired), who works closely with Benson Viscometers and contributes articles…

Nitrate supplementation could help breathing and lung clearance in the elderly

New research published today in The Journal of Physiology shows that nitrate improves function in the diaphragm, the muscle involved…

UK & India share expertise to prevent antibiotic waste creating more ‘superbugs’

Waste generated by India’s drug manufacturing industry could be damaging environmental bacteria and creating ‘superbugs’ that…

Research revels that long-term maternal Viagra treatment worsens growth-restriction in baby sheep

New research published last week in The Journal of Physiology shows that giving sildenafil (Viagra), which cause blood vessels to…

New patient safety research by Northumbria University achieves global accolades

Errors, mishaps and misunderstandings are surprisingly common in medicine and around one in 10 patients suffer…

UK’s leading stroke charity warns research faces long-term threat due to coronavirus pandemic

Almost three quarters (74%) of stroke research projects funded by the Stroke Association have been suspended…

Instant bladder cancer scan could save thousands of lives

Thousands of lives lost to bladder cancers each year could be saved thanks to a new…