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APS Congratulates 2023 Nobel Laureates Katalin Karikó and Drew Weissman

The American Physiological Society (APS) extends congratulations to Katalin Karikó, PhD, and Drew Weissman, MD, PhD, the 2023 recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
2-Oct-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Older Adults Show Greater Increase in Body Temperature in Simulated Heatwave Than Previously Reported

Under conditions designed to better mirror real-world conditions, a new study finds that adults 65 and older are affected more by heatwave-like temperatures than previously reported. The study included intermittent bouts of light activity and was...
26-Sep-2023 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Changing Dosing Methods Means Fewer Mice Needed to Study Lung Infections

Researchers will need fewer mice to study lung infections thanks to improvements in dosing methods, according to a new study from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF).
21-Sep-2023 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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TPM Examines the Shortcomings of BMI, Allyship in Science + More

In the latest issue out today, The Physiologist Magazine (TPM) explores the scientific relevance of the body mass index (BMI) tool for assessing health; examines the critical role allyship plays in expanding diversity in physiology; and profiles...
3-Nov-2022 4:50 PM EDT

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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 American Physiological Society (APS) was the first U.S. society in the biomedical sciences field. The Society represents 9,000 members and publishes 16 peer-reviewed journals with a worldwide readership.



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