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Infectious Disease & Neurodegeneration

A nationwide case control study done in Sweden links how hospital related infections (nosocomial infections) in early life can be related to a higher risk of neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer’s disease (AD), Parkinson’s Disease (PD) & Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Neurodegeneration data analysis Out of almost 12 million individuals, 300k people developed AD, 100k had Parkinson’s […]

Healing Wounds with 3-D Dressing

Yes! 3-D is everywhere, even in dressing wounds and healing them. Researchers from ITMO University and the University of Toronto have developed gelatin and nanocrystalline-based material that can accelerate the wound healing process (3-D Dressing) while keeping antibiotic-resistant bacteria at bay. Bacteria is a tiny little creature. It learns and build resistance to antibiotics and […]