Helping others can also lead to failure | Happiness Lab Blog

People who know professional success have three things in common: motivation, talent, and the ability to identify opportunities. However, there is a fourth ingredient to which we do not pay enough attention: generosity in relationships with others. This is suggested by Adam Grant, a professor at Wharton (USA), in his book Give and take. In […]

Is it true that nicotine users contract Covid-19 less?

Hello, Many case studies demonstrate this unequivocally: smokers who contract Covid-19 have a greatly increased risk of developing severe forms of the disease. In this work, we find that the proportion of smokers is two to four times higher in severely ill patients than in those with a moderate form of the disease. On the […]

New therapeutic strategy for lung cancer and associated secondary tumors.

In 20 to 40% of cancer patients, metastases (the development of secondary tumors) in the central nervous system (CNS) occur. CNS metastasis has a negative impact on the quality of life of a patient and is associated with a poor health prognosis. In a form of cancer known as non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) rearranged […]

Study finds unexpected estrogen response at the level of individual cells

A team led by Baylor College of Medicine researchers found that individual mammalian cells in a population do not respond synchronously to estrogen stimulation, nor do individual genetic copies, known as alleles. The findings, published in the recent issue of the magazine. Nucleic acid research, also showed that neither the level of the estrogen receptor […]