Researchers characterize important regulators of tissue inflammation, fibrosis and regeneration

Although macrophages (cells involved in the detection and destruction of bacteria and other harmful organisms as well as dead cells) are classified as immune cells functioning in the activation and resolution of tissue inflammation, it is now clear that they are critically involved in a variety of disease processes, such as chronic inflammatory diseases, tumor […]

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Microsoft’s Your Phone app will soon be able to stream Galaxy Note20 apps on PCs

Samsung’s recently revealed Galaxy Note20 was another exhibit of the company’s growing partnership with Microsoft. The two are not only collaborating on a special Xbox Game Pass app for the latest Note, but also working towards an improved mobile connectivity experience on PC. With Microsoft’s latest update to its Your Phone app – currently available […]

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1 dead and 7 injured after massive gas explosion destroys houses in Baltimore

A massive gas line explosion rocked a neighborhood of northwest Baltimore on Monday morning, killing at least one person and injuring seven, officials said. The blast — near Labyrinth and Reisterstown Roads — happened a little before 10 a.m. and killed at least one woman, according to the Baltimore City Fire Department. “We’re prepared to […]

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Tuberculosis vaccine research could benefit the elderly and diabetics

A study of older mice with type 2 diabetes has yielded highly promising results for researchers investigating potential new vaccines for tuberculosis (TB). A team of researchers from Australia, Bangladesh and France investigated a potential vaccine, BCG::RD1, and found it highly protective when administered directly into the lungs of diabetic mice, which were then exposed […]

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Half of young doctors considered quitting over high workload, work culture

Young doctors struggle with high workload and stress, with half of them saying that they’ve thought about quitting their profession because of this, according to a study by doctors’ organization De Jonge Dokter. The young doctors want hospital culture to change, the organization said to NRC. The researchers asked 622 young doctors about their workload […]

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Family desperate for clues in July disappearance of Georgia woman Leila Cavett after her toddler was found wandering alone in Florida

This past Sunday marked two weeks since Leila Cavett’s two-year-old son was found wandering alone outside an apartment complex in Miramar, Florida. But there is still no sign of his 21-year-old mother and now the FBI has joined the search. Leila, of Dawsonville, Georgia, was last seen on July 25, 2020, in Hollywood, Florida, driving […]

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