Meteorite brought basic building blocks of life to earth

Trajectory reconstructed 20. November 2022 13:17 Robert Klatt Of the The Winchcombe Meteors became 2021 discovered shortly after its impact and therefore became hardly changed by the earth’s atmosphere An analysis of the meteorite now showed that this alien water and Amino acids, a basic building block of life on earth that makes up DNAbrought […]

Abandoning a 5-year-old child after “DNA test”

Father and son embrace. (Picture / Retrieved from Weibo / Jimu News) A recent incident of abandonment of a child occurred in Nanning City, Guangxi Province, mainland China. After a father completed a paternity test, he found that his 5-year-old son, Xiao Rui (pseudonym), was not his child. The child was left in the kindergarten, […]

Alzheimer’s: understand why women are more vulnerable to the disease | Health

Robina Weermeijer / Unsplash The finding was published in the journal Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association. Researchers at the University of Chicago and Boston University School of Medicine, both in the United States, have identified a new gene that appears to increase the risk of Alzheimer’s in women. The finding, […]

Scientists seek origins of monkey pox outbreak – 6/26/2022

When the first cases of monkeypox were identified in early May of this year, European health authorities were baffled. The virus was not known to spread easily between people, let alone infect dozens — and soon hundreds — of young men. The origins of the outbreak are now becoming clearer. Genetic analysis suggests that although […]

Return of gene therapy: How to make the treatment safer

At the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, viral immunologist Ying Kai Chan is trying to develop safer AAV vectors. The risks increased when researchers used larger amounts of AAV, he told the conference: “I’m a big fan of reducing the dose.” But this may require the development of […]

NAD treatment delays aging – SERDAR DAĞ

The NAD enzyme, which is naturally present in our body and helps cells produce energy, begins to decrease over time. Like oxygen and glucose, NAD deficiency also leads to cell death, thus accelerating the aging process. NAD produced in the laboratory should be given to patients by the doctor to take precautions Death is scary […]

Researcher: Not all smokers get lung cancer, how come? page all

KOMPAS.com – Tobacco smoke is often associated as a trigger for DNA damage in the lungs. This causes smoking to be the number one risk factor for smokers to develop lung cancer. While the number of cigarettes smoked a person was associated with an increase in cancer-causing cell mutations, after the equivalent of about 23 […]