Dual membrane offers hope for long-term energy storage

Journal Reference: Yuhua Xia, Mengzheng Ouyang, Vladimir Yufit, Rui Tan, Anna Regoutz, Anqi Wang, Wenjie Mao, Barun Chakrabarti, Ashkan Kavei, Qilei Song, Anthony R. Kucernak, Nigel P. Brandon. A cost-effective alkaline polysulfide-air redox flow battery enabled by a dual-membrane cell architecture. Nature Communications, 2022; 13 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-30044-w The team of engineers and chemists have … Read more

Stabilizing low blood sugar in infancy prevents long-term brain damage

Journal References: Rajesh Shah, Darren W. T. Dai, Jane M. Alsweiler, Gavin T. L. Brown, J. Geoffrey Chase, Gregory D. Gamble, Deborah L. Harris, Peter Keegan, Samson Nivins, Trecia A. Wouldes, Benjamin Thompson, Jason Turuwhenua, Jane E. Harding, Christopher J. D. McKinlay, Heidi Feldman, William Hay, Robert Hess, Darrell Wilson, Jenny Rogers, Steven Miller, Eleanor … Read more

Good hydration may reduce long-term risks for heart failure

Journal Reference: Natalia I. Dmitrieva, Delong Liu, Colin O. Wu, Manfred Boehm. Middle age serum sodium levels in the upper part of normal range and risk of heart failure. European Heart Journal, 2022 DOI: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehac138 Heart failure, a chronic condition that develops when the heart does not pump enough blood for the body’s needs, affects … Read more

New window system allows for long-term studies of brain activity

Journal Reference: Armel Nsiangani, Joseph Del Rosario, Alan C. Yeh, Donghoon Shin, Shea Wells, Tidhar Lev-Ari, Brice Williams, Bilal Haider. Optimizing intact skull intrinsic signal imaging for subsequent targeted electrophysiology across mouse visual cortex. Scientific Reports, 2022; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41598-022-05932-2 To do this kind of work, researchers need a reliable “map” of all the … Read more

Children with insomnia likely to continue to suffer as adults, long-term study finds

Journal Reference: Julio Fernandez-Mendoza, Kristina P. Lenker, Susan L. Calhoun, Myra Qureshi, Anna Ricci, Elizaveta Bourchtein, Fan He, Alexandros N. Vgontzas, Jiangang Liao, Duanping Liao, Edward O. Bixler. Trajectories of Insomnia Symptoms From Childhood Through Young Adulthood. Pediatrics, 2022; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2021-053616 “Young adulthood is a stage in life where there is a documented increase in … Read more

New gene therapy approach offers a potential long-term treatment for limb-girdle muscular dystrophy 2B

New gene therapy approach offers a potential long-term treatment for limb-girdle muscular dystrophy 2B – NovLink Home Mash S New gene therapy approach offers a potential long-term treatment for limb-girdle muscular dystrophy 2B We want to say thanks to the author of this article for this outstanding content New gene therapy approach offers a potential … Read more

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