We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Biocompound From Atlantic Rainforest Tree Combats Parasite

News   Jul 16, 2019 | Original story from the São Paulo Research Foundation

 
Biocompound From Atlantic Rainforest Tree Combats Parasite

Researchers find that substances synthesized from plant species endemic to the biodiversity hotspot can kill the parasites that cause these neglected diseases. Credit: Ana Claudia Torrecilhas and J. P. Maçaneiro / Flora Digital.

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Prescription Omega-3 Fatty Acid Meds Lower High Triglycerides by 20–30%

News

Prescription omega-3 fatty acid medication reduces triglyceride levels by 20-30% among the majority of people who require treatment for high triglyceride levels, according to a science advisory from the American Heart Association.

READ MORE

How Do Enteroviruses Infect?

News

Enteroviruses are one of the most common human pathogens but the physiological events leading to successful enterovirus infection are still poorly understood. But new light has been shed on the role of albumin and ions in host cell vesicles that promote genome release and efficient infection.

READ MORE

Flies' Tiny Testis Are Hotspots for the Emergence of New Genes

News

In the battle of the sexes, males appear to have the innovative edge--from a genetic standpoint, at least. Scientists are finding that the testes are more than mere factories for sperm; these organs also serve as hotspots for the emergence of new genes, the raw material for the evolution of species.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Biopharma Cell Science Drug Discovery

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE