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How some mosquitoes have already managed to become resistant to insecticides

These insects are the main carriers and transmitters of diseases as serious as malaria A group of researchers from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine...

Schizophrenia: The incredible point of the body that leaves traces

An enzyme that contributes to the production of hydrogen sulfide in the brain and leaves traces of hair follicles may be an asymptomatic biomarker...

Scientists discover a new auto-inflammatory disease that causes fever

It causes febrile conditions every 2-4 weeks together with an inflammation of the lymph nodes, spleen or liver, giving the possibility of mouth ulcers Scientists...

The ancient blue-eyed hunter-gatherer was identified by chewing gum

Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have been able to extract a complete human genome from a 5,700-year-old birch resin gum found in an excavation in Syltholm, in...

Sedentary infusion once again behaved hard in the absence of the brain

A team of scientists have confirmed that sedentary ciliates in several ways react to external stimuli. A specific set of movements is applied depending...

“Kissing” bugs virus turned out to be the ancestor of hepatitis A

American geneticists have found that the human hepatitis A virus does not look like other hepatitis viruses but like the "kissing" bugs (subfamily Triatominae)...

Scientists find a new way to combat alcohol dependence

A team of American scientists have worked on mice a new way to combat alcohol dependence - to block the enzyme aldehyde dehydrogenase selectively...

Chili peppers can extend the life of females by 15 per cent: Study

A team of Chinese scientists have found that hot peppers can reduce animal mortality by slowing down their daily activity. They fed the flies...

The change of season does not affect the attention and reaction rate of striped mice

African striped mice (Rhabdomys Pumilio) remain equally attentive and quickly respond to danger regardless of the changing season or limited resources. This was discovered...

Californian cougars turn out to have three times more mercury than mainland

American zoologists have calculated the concentration of mercury in the body of Californian cougar and found that in coastal areas it is three times...

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Scientists explain why some animals are immune to coronavirus

Some species of animals - pigs, rats, birds - are less susceptible or even immune to coronavirus. A group of scientists from Stanford University claim...

Czech researchers invent anti-COVID paper that kills bacteria and viruses

Anti-covid paper can destroy SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus up to 100% in 30 minutes. A team of researchers from the Czech Republic Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals (ICPF)...

Scientists locate the oldest habitable region of Mars

The ideal region to host life on the red planet could be located several kilometers below its surface, said a team of researchers from...

Scientists find a drug that quickly blocks the transmission of COVID

The antiviral drug Molnupiravir prevents the coronavirus from progressing to severe disease. Scientists from the Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Georgia State University, have found a...