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Breathing new life into the yoga experience

A unique new architectural environment for people who practice yoga and meditation is planning to take this ancient discipline into the digital ...

'Support cells' in brain play important role in Down syndrome

New research also suggests common antibiotic might help treat the genetic defect ...

UCLA addresses 'lost in translation' issues in Chinese medicine

Millions of people in the West today utilize traditional Chinese medicine, including acupuncture, herbs, massage and nutritional therapies. ... Full story

Only 25 Minutes of Mindfulness Meditation Alleviates Stress, According to Carnegie Mellon Researchers

PITTSBURGH—Mindfulness meditation has become an increasingly popular way for people to improve their mental and physical health, yet most research supporting its benefits has focused on lengthy, weeks-long training programs. ... Full story

Diabolical duo: Known breast cancer gene needs a partner to initiate and spread tumors

A study led by Princeton University researchers has revealed that the gene Metadherin — which is implicated in promoting the spread of breast cancer tumors — only stimulates tumor growth when the protein made by the gene interacts with a second protein known as SND1. ... Full story

New target: Researchers identify pancreatic cancer resistance mechanism

When cancer-promoting Kras is blocked, Yap1 steps up to fuel tumor recurrence ... Full story

Penn Anesthesiologists Identify Top Five Practices that Could be Avoided

Study Supports "Choosing Wisely" campaign to eliminate wasteful health care practices ... Full story

Faster, Higher, Stronger: The Protein that Enables Powerful Initial Immune Response

Wistar Findings Suggest Means of Boosting Initial Immune Response ... Full story

Unmasking Viral Invader

Device used in physics/chemistry reveals dynamics of pervasive pathogen ... Full story

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