7 Days in Science – February 28, 2020
List Feb 28, 2020
Sleep Helps Teens Steer Through Social Stress
A new study suggests that a good night's sleep benefits teenagers more than we first thought, by helping them navigate challenging social situations.
Published in: Child Development
We're All the Same Under the Skin
Researchers have discovered that, down in the dermis, the same bacteria can be found, regardless of age and gender.
Published in: mBio
Hunting Hibernating Breast Cancer Cells in the Lung
Researchers from The Francis Crick Institute have discovered that lung cancer cells can support the survival of breast cancer cells, allowing them to hibernate inside the lung before they begin to form secondary tumors.
Published in: Nature Cell Biology
Clinical Trial of Antiviral Drug To Treat Coronavirus Begins
A randomized, controlled clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the investigational antiviral remdesivir in hospitalized adults diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has begun at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) in Omaha.
Published in: N/A
The Effects of Obesity Mirror Those of Aging
Concordia researchers identify a shared list of health issues, from DNA damage to cognitive decline. The findings will help people better understand how obesity works and could help to stimulate ideas on how to treat it.
Published in: Obesity Reviews
In this feature article, I explore why academia and research can be hard on an individual's mental health, speaking directly with the individuals and organizations that are championing mental health discussions in this space, and highlight areas where we're perhaps falling short and could improve.
Academic publishing has proved stubbornly resistant to change, but preprint servers have started to make their mark. I spoke to BiorXiv content lead Samantha Hindle to find out more about how preprints could shake up publishing and give scientists a new avenue through which to share their research.
Credit: IRB Barcelona
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