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Researchers have discovered the fundamental biology of calcium waves in relation to heart arrhythmias.
Using some of the most powerful nuclear magnetic resonance equipment available, researchers at the University of California, Davis, are making discoveries about the shape and structure of biological molecules -- potentially leading to new ways to treat or prevent diseases such as breast cancer and Alzheimer's disease.
A young fit athlete who appears no different from the others on his football team dies suddenly during practice on a hot summer day. What could make this happen?
According to a new study in the journal Nature Medicine, an experimental treatment known as the 'couch potato pill' may also help to prevent heatstroke in people genetically predisposed to it.
There is a reason exercise becomes more difficult with age.
TARRYTOWN, N.Y., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ARMGO Pharma Inc., has appointed Dr. Sapan Shah as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Dr. Shah joins ARMGO from Shionogi Inc., where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer since 2002. In addition to his role as CEO, Dr.
Pacemaker cells in the sinoatrial node control heart rate, but what controls the ticking of these pacemaker cells?
Researchers have provided the first thorough mechanistic account of how a genetic defect leads to malignant hypothermia (MH) and central core disease (CCD), rare genetic skeletal muscle disorders.
Scientists from Germany, UK and Italy identify a molecular switch that leads to a sustained increase of calcium in nerve cells and plays a crucial role in the formation of memory and addictive behaviors.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.