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New England Journal of Medicine

Blood type could determine your COVID-19 risk: Study

Type A blood were more likely to have severe disease while those with Type O were less likely

18 Jun 2020 12:45 PM

Blood pressure medicines don't raise COVID-19 risk: Research

There had been concern arising from animal studies that these drugs might increase body's protein levels which the coronavirus latches on to

03 May 2020 11:24 AM

WHO Solidarity trial testing antiviral drug remdesivir, as it could stop coronavirus from replicating

In an observational study, 68 per cent or two out of three patients after treatment with the drug did not require ventilator support

14 Apr 2020 1:51 PM

New HIV drug cuts viral load, boosts immunity: Study

Ibalizumab is a drug that targets the primary receptor for HIV entry into immune cells known as CD4 T cells.

16 Aug 2018 6:37 PM

Science Says: What happens when researchers make mistakes

“Retractions are definitely on the rise” and there are 10 times as many corrections as retractions.

14 Jun 2018 6:44 PM

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E-cigarettes disappoint in a workplace quit-smoking study

In a large study of company wellness programs, e-cigarettes worked no better than traditional stop-smoking tools.

24 May 2018 12:17 PM

A new weapon against epilepsy

We are what scientists call mosaics - bunches of cells that may have different genotypes buried deep within us.

28 Apr 2018 2:31 PM

Black barbershops can help clients lower blood pressure: study

High blood pressure is a chronic illness that requires a lifetime commitment to medication and lifestyle modification.

13 Mar 2018 9:29 AM

Gene therapy shows promise against blood-clotting disease

Small cuts or bruises can be life-threatening, and many people need treatments once or more a week to prevent serious bleeding.

07 Dec 2017 1:37 PM

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