Scientists uncover new group of Treg cells and DNA features linked to juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Scientists uncover new group of Treg cells and DNA features linked to juvenile idiopathic arthritis

A team of scientists and doctors from the SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre has uncovered a new group of regulatory T (Treg) cells and DNA features associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), the most common form of arthritis among children under the age of 16. …read more      


Digital detox

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Are you constantly connected? Do you sleep right next to your smartphone and repeatedly check your emails, text, tweet and update your social media? It could be time for a digital detox.

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Scientists to develop ‘next generation’ device that could help predict risk of preterm birth

A NEW ‘next generation’ device which could help doctors reliably predict the risk of preterm birth is to be developed by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Sheffield thanks to funding from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). …read more