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Scientists identify genes associated with biliary atresia survival

CINCINNATI -- Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have identified an expression pattern of 14 genes at the time of diagnosis that predicts...

Researchers find cause of rare, fatal disease that turns babies’ lips...

CINCINNATI--Scientists used a gene editing method called CRISPR/Cas9 to generate mice that faithfully mimic a fatal respiratory disorder in newborn infants that...

New evidence supports the presence of microbes in the placenta

Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine previously found evidence that the placenta harbors a sparse but still present community of microorganisms, which...

Parental support is key when autistic adolescents want to learn to...

Philadelphia, June 18, 2019 -- Autistic adolescents need the support of their parents or guardians to prioritize independence so that they are prepared for...

UVA scientists use machine learning to improve gut disease diagnosis

Charlottesville, VA -- A study published in the open access journal JAMA Open Network June 14 by scientists at the University of Virginia schools...

Study finds personal care products send a child to the emergency...

In homes across the country, there are dangerous products hidden in plain sight on bathroom counters and bedroom dressers. Personal care products like shampoo,...

Discovery of new mutations may lead to better treatment

Developmental disorders are neurologically-based conditions that affect the acquisition of specific skills such as attention, memory, language and social interaction. Although they have a...

Researchers’ discovery could lead to improved therapies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

A new multi-institution study spearheaded by researchers at Florida State University and the University of California, Los Angeles suggests a tiny protein...

Study develops updated national birth weight reference

BOSTON, MA - A new paper provides an updated national birth weight reference for the United States using the most recent, nationally representative birth...

Researcher identifies adjuvant that prevents vaccine-enhanced respiratory disease in RSV

ATLANTA--A unique adjuvant, a substance that enhances the body's immune response to toxins and foreign matter, can prevent vaccine-enhanced respiratory disease, a...