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Early Life Adversity for Parents Linked to Delayed Development of Their Children

Researchers at Cincinnati Children’s report in the journal Pediatrics a link between parents impacted by adverse childhood experiences and increased risk for delayed development of their children at age two.
21-Mar-2018 12:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Protecting Young Children from Opioid Overdoses

The Cincinnati Drug and Poison Information Center at Cincinnati Children's is seeing an increasing number of calls regarding drug overdoses as the nation copes with the opioid epidemic.
19-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Understanding a Fly’s Body Temperature May Help People Sleep Better

In findings that one day may help people sleep better, scientists have uncovered the first molecular evidence that two anciently conserved proteins in the brains of insects and mammals share a common biological ancestry as regulators of body...
13-Feb-2018 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites


Study Suggests Way to Attack Deadly, Untreatable Nerve Tumors

Genomic profiling of mostly untreatable and deadly nerve sheath tumors led scientists to test a possible therapeutic strategy that inhibited tumor growth in lab tests on human tumor cells and mouse models, according to research in the journal Cancer...
7-Feb-2018 1:15 PM EST Add to Favorites


Experimental Therapy Restores Nerve Insulation Damaged by Disease

When the body attacks its own healthy tissues in an autoimmune disease, peripheral nerve damage handicaps people and causes persistent neuropathic pain when insulation on healing nerves doesn’t fully regenerate. Unfortunately, there are no...
8-Feb-2018 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites


Direct Link Between Glands and Implanting Embryos Critical to Pregnancy

Researchers used 3D imaging with molecular testing to uncover new insight into the earliest stages of mammalian pregnancy—offering clues to unsolved questions in pregnancy. Investigators report Feb. 9 in Nature Communications they demonstrated in...
8-Feb-2018 10:30 AM EST Add to Favorites


Search for Genetically Stable Bioengineered Gut and Liver Tissue Advances

Before medical science can bioengineer human organs in a lab for therapeutic use, two remaining hurdles are ensuring genetic stability—so the organs are free from the risk of tumor growth—and producing organ tissues of sufficient volume and size...
5-Feb-2018 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


Scientists Discover How Gene Mutation Triggers Immune Disease

Scientists discovered how a gene mutation affects T cell function to promote immune disorders and then tested a treatment based on the discovery—successfully fixing donated immune cells from a 16-year-old boy with an abnormally low level of white...
29-Jan-2018 8:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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