Algae gene therapy could cure blindness

Algae gene therapy could cure blindness

Researchers have managed to restore light perception to mice through gene therapy, by inserting algae genes into the retina. The treatment has succeeded in restoring the ability to sense light...

Shorties: the Google body browser

Shorties: the Google body browser

You should know that Google has a sort of Google Maps application, only it's not for real maps, but for the human body. It's a pretty awesome and nifty tool,...

The Brain in 3D for the first time

The Brain in 3D for the first time

For the first time in modern history, researchers have managed to reconstruct a three dimensional circuit of connected cells in the brain, thus offering insight in how it works; the...

Owning a dog will make you healthier

Owning a dog will make you healthier

While a dog's psychological value to its owner is very much attested, helping cure loneliness and such, a recent study published in the Journal of Physical Activity and Health, finds...

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