Raj Eiamworakul

Disable neurons to reduce pain: study

For the first time, researchers have succeeded in identifying and inactivating neurons in mice responsible for the discomfort and distress that accompany pain, without blocking the nerve signal that indicates…

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Fecal Transplantation: Not All Stools Are Created Equal

Fecal transplanting is a technique for transferring intestinal bacteria from a healthy person to a sick person. While this process is promising for treating many bowel problems, researchers now realize…

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measles outbreak worries officials

The number of measles cases confirmed near the city of Portland increased to 31 on Friday, and there are nine other people suspected of having the disease. The outbreak of…

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Israeli Researchers Identify Key Neurons in Human

By following the activity of individual neurons in the heart of the brain, researchers believe they have discovered a significant difference between humans and other primates. This difference could partly…

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Scientists Find The “Skinny Genes”

Scientists at the University of Cambridge say they have discovered the secret of why some people are skinny while others gain weight very easily. The international team says their findings…

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