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People with Ulcerative Colitis Have Increased Iron Absorption, Study Finds

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E-cigarettes Boost Infection Risk by Blocking Action of Immune Cells

A new study finds that e-cigarette vapor weakens the mobility and function of immune cells designed to fight infection. This reduced ability may increase the risk of bacterial illnesses in people who vape. The research is published ahead of print in...
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Exercise, Weight Loss May Induce Metabolism-related Changes to Molecules in Gut

New research finds that exercise causes changes to some of the body’s metabolites—small molecules the body produces during metabolism—and also triggers change in blood levels of unique “foreign” molecules not thought to stem from our own...
7-Nov-2019 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Obesity-related Changes in Gut Microbiota Found to Regulate Aortic Stiffness in Mice

1-Nov-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mom's Diabetes May Impair Development of Baby's Kidneys

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Study Identifies Genetic Variations in African Americans Gene Associated with Fat Mass and Obesity

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Fatty Acid Derivative Triggers Death of Colorectal Cancer Cells, Study Finds

1-Nov-2019 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Low Oxygen-related Release of Neurotransmitter May Lead to Heart Problems in Preemies

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About the American Physiological Society

Physiology is the study of how molecules, cells, tissues, and organs function in health and disease. Established in 1887, the APS was the first US society in the biomedical sciences field. The Society represents more than 11,000 members and publishes 14 peer-reviewed journals with a worldwide readership.


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