By Ben Wolford | Sat, 06/28/2014 - 10:59
Why did early humans eat each other? One researcher counted calories to find out.
By John Ericson | Thu, 12/26/2013 - 19:24
Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNSTs) may be reversed by targeting the growth factor that sustains the cancer.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 21:34
A protein found in bacteriophages — bacterial viruses — has been found to kill E. coli bacteria, offering hope it could one day fight off antibiotic-resistant bacteria as well.
By John Ericson | Mon, 12/02/2013 - 17:57
A newly discovered protein may allow physicians to limit cell death associated with neurodegenerative disorders like Parkinson's disease.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 09/19/2013 - 14:32
Competitive eater Furious Pete created a 1,000-gram protein bar that you have to see to believe.
By John Ericson | Sun, 09/15/2013 - 18:46
Cosmic collision between icy comets and rocky planets can generate amino acids, the fundamental chemistry of life.
By Christie Rizk | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 00:15
Researchers use small doses of a leukemia drug to treat neurodegenerative diseases in a new study.
By Ashik Siddique | Tue, 03/26/2013 - 17:54
A high-protein breakfast's benefits can include controlling your appetite and reducing food cravings for fatty snacks later in the day, says a new brain imaging study on overweight and obese teenagers.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 12/17/2012 - 13:06
Scientists believe that they have discovered a protein that protects against both cancer and aging.
By Martin Grens | Thu, 11/01/2012 - 11:50
Dieters who eat meals and snacks high in protein might lose a bit more weight than those who get less protein and more carbohydrates.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 09/12/2012 - 11:54
Sex can trigger "remarkable" responses in women, including altered fertility, immunity, libido as well as changes in eating and sleep patterns, according to a new study.
By Amber Moore | Sat, 09/08/2012 - 12:07
Scientists have discovered two molecules in the cell that may open new doors in the treatment of a highly aggressive form of lung cancer called small cell lung cancer.
By Christine Hsu | Fri, 08/31/2012 - 16:57
Want to get jacked, but too lazy to hit the weight room?
By Amber Moore | Sun, 08/26/2012 - 05:53
For years researchers were trying to shut down molecules that promote cancer growth. Now, U.S researchers have developed an artificial molecule, a stapled peptide, that stops the effects of a molecule in cancer development.