PLoS ONE

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MicroRNA-409-3p Functions as a Tumor Suppressor in Human Lung Adenocarcinoma by Targeting c-Met

Background/Aims: Dysregulation of microRNAs is correlated with tumor development. The aim of this study is to investigate the clinicopathologic and prognostic significance of microRNA (miR)-409-3p and its tumor suppressor roles in lung adenocarcinoma ... [Published Sexual Development - 4 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Exercise goes small

Not able to spend enough time on exercise? Worry not. It is not about how much you exercise, but how little—and how smart. Many experts are vouching for the “less is more” theory of workouts. In fact, the main topic of discussion at the annual meeting ... [Published Livemint.com - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

New study examines impact of violent media on the brain

With the longstanding debate over whether violent movies cause real world violence as a backstop, a study published today in PLOS One found that each person's reaction to violent images depends on that individual's brain circuitry, and on how aggress ... [Published BioPortfolio - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

Exercise may keep brain sharp in old age

Physical activity in old age may prevent a decline in the brain's white matter, a new study has found.The white matter is composed of fibre-like parts of brain cells that enable communication between brain regions.Researchers at the University of Illinois ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Microbiota and Diabetes: An Evolving Relationship

Lepage P, Leclerc MC, Joossens M, et al . A metagenomic insight into our gut's microbiome. Gut 2013;62:146–58.Flint HJ, Scott KP, Louis P, et al . The role of the gut microbiota in nutrition and health. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012;9:577–89.Shanahan ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Dogs Can be Pessimistic Too Study Suggests

A recent study has suggested that dogs can be pessimists or optimists in the same way that people can. Researchers from the University of Sydney have shown that when it comes to anticipating treats, different dogs have different outlooks on the likelihood ... [Published The Guardian Express - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Physical activity in older adults linked to brain white-matter integrity -- ScienceDaily

Like everything else in the body, the white-matter fibers that allow communication between brain regions also decline with age. In a new study, researchers found a strong association between the structural integrity of these white-matter tracts and an ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 20 2014]
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First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Science Has a Sexual Assault Problem

cold fjord writes: Phys.org reports, "The life sciences have come under fire recently with a study published in PLOS ONE that investigated the level of sexual harassment and sexual assault of trainees in academic fieldwork environments. The study found ... [Published Slashdot - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Here's How People Say 'Huh?' Around The World

The ugly, grunt-like "huh?" - when one is too confused for words and too caught off guard for "pardon?" - may seem to be a special form of rudeness reserved for English, but a team of researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics has ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 3 reports

Doctors Could 3D Print Their Own Tools For a Fraction of the Cost

The cost of the instruments needed to run a hospital or a lab is often exorbitant—but what if doctors and scientists could simply print their own tools from an open library of designs? That's what a paper published today suggests.What if a scientist could ... [Published Gizmodo - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

The future of global agriculture may include new land, fewer harvests -- ScienceDaily

Climate change may expand suitable cropland, particularly in the Northern high latitudes, but tropical regions may becoming decreasingly suitable, according to a study published September 17, 2014 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Florian Zabel from ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 3 reports

As babies, ‘Nemo’ clownfish embark on epic journeys

In the movie “Finding Nemo”, a father clownfish swims across the ocean to find the son he lost, but in reality, it's the babies that make long journeys to survive.In their first days of life, clownfish larvae can swim up to 400 kilometres in order to ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 18 2014]
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...a working role are, we could test dogs' optimism early and identify good candidates for training for that role," Starling said in the statement. "A pessimistic dog that avoids risks would be better as a guide dog while an optimistic, persistent dog would be more suited to detecting drugs or explosives."
...Ostfeld, the paper's lead author and a scientist at the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, has researched the ecology of Lyme disease since 1992. "A pattern emerged in our long-term studies. Ticks that fed on certain rodents and shrews were much more likely to pick up multiple pathogens, making the environment riskier for people."
"This is an improvement of the initial result in 2010, which were already better than treatment with either therapy alone. It is very encouraging as it justifies our perseverance in seeking a deeper understanding of how we can treat this form of cancer to achieve the best results for our patient, " said Prof Soo Khee Chee, Director of NCCS who is also involved in the Phase II study

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Losing weight and getting healthier should be a good thing…right? Well, as Rosie O’Donnell told ABC News, shedding a lot of pounds may not instantly change your life for the better. O’Donnell recently returned to hosting The View after leaving the talk ...
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In the movie “Finding Nemo”, a father clownfish swims across the ocean to find the son he lost, but in reality, it's the babies that make long journeys to survive.In their first days of life, clownfish larvae can swim up to 400 kilometres in order to ...
EBV and HHV-6 reactive cells concentrated in th... [Published Multiple Sclerosis Research - Sep 14 2014]
Is MS caused by a virus? T cells reactive againts HHV-6 and EBV may provide a clue. #MSBlog #MSResearch "The study below suggests that T cells responding to specific herpes viruses are enriched in the spinal fluid of MSers and not T cells responding ...
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