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AI predicts how patients with viral infections, including COVID-19, will fare

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: This image shows specialized lung cells (resembling a beaded necklace) that may mount a cytokine storm in…

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Molecular changes in white blood cells can help diagnose ‘the bends’ earlier in divers

Fitness & Health: For over a century, researchers have known about “the bends”, a serious condition affecting scuba divers. However,…

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Hospitalized individuals with active cancer more likely to die from COVID-19

Fitness & Health: New research indicates that patients hospitalized with active cancer were more likely to die from COVID-19 than…

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An ‘atlas’ of the brain’s choroid plexus across the lifespan

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Cell types in the mouse embryonic choroid plexus, revealed by different stains. From left to right, choroid…

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Collaboration controls killers

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: From left: Xinying Zong, PhD; Yongqiang Feng, PhD; and Xiaolei Hao, PhD, all of St. Jude Immunology,…

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How do bad kidneys lead to heart disease? Broken cellular clocks provide new clues

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: CKD-induced metabolic dysfunction of vitamin A in the liver elevates levels of vitamin A in the blood.…

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Secondary infections inflame the brain, worsening cognition in Alzheimer’s disease

Fitness & Health: New research into Alzheimer’s disease (AD) suggests that secondary infections and new inflammatory events amplify the brain’s…

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Helping doctors manage COVID-19

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Chest x-rays used in the COVID-Net study show differing infection extent and opacity in the lungs of…

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Elucidating how the production of antibodies is regulated, one cell at a time

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Each circle represents a different cell. Different colors are cells with different characteristics. The proximity between the…

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Older Canadians say they’re more willing to get the flu shot in the wake of COVID-19

Fitness & Health: The pandemic has increased older adults’ willingness to receive the flu shot, new research shows. The study…

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