An old drug, amphotericin B, used for decades against fungal infections, could also be useful for treating cystic fibrosis.
Recent studies published in the scientific journal Nature have confirmed that narcolepsy has an autoimmune origin.
The antibiotics of tomorrow may also come from an unexpected source: insects or, to be more precise, from the bacteria that infect insects, or that live in symbiosis with them.
How many different types of cells are there in the brain? An interesting response was given to this difficult question in the long-term work conducted over 15 years by the Allen Institute for [...]