Fucoidan, a kind of sulfated polysaccharide present in brown algae, is considered as a promising therapeutic agent because of its multiple bioactivities. Despite growing evidence that fucoidan has a protectiveRead More
New findings from Australian researchers have endorsed what millions of people around the world believe: fitness trackers, pedometers and smart watches motivate us to exercise more and lose weight. WearableRead More
Emilia Clarke is missing ‘quite a bit’ of her brain. How can people survive and thrive after brain injury?
In a recent interview, “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke spoke about being able to live “completely normally” after two aneurysms—one in 2011 and one in 2013—that caused brain injury.Read More
New research has—for the first time—found a direct link between people’s exposure to bushfire smoke and visits to Perth’s metropolitan emergency departments within days. As part of research led byRead More
For three decades, people have been deluged with information suggesting that depression is caused by a “chemical imbalance” in the brain—namely an imbalance of a brain chemical called serotonin. However,Read More
Scientists from A*STAR’s Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) and Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS), as well as the NUS Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore), National CancerRead More