Rockville, Md. (May 27, 2021)—Over-expression of the MuRF1 protein in the skeletal muscle of mice was sufficient to cause muscle wasting, according to a new study by researchers from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. In addition, researchers…
Rockville, Md. (April 22, 2021)—Researchers from the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) report in new research that gut bacteria burn a significant percentage of calories from food that we ingest. Those calories then get absorbed and converted to adipose (fat)…
Six groups that included seventeen scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory were recent recipients of the DOE’s 2020 Secretary of Energy’s Honor Awards.
The executive leadership of the American Institute of Physics and seven of its Member Societies have joined more than 1,500 other leaders in signing the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion pledge, recommitting their organizations to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The pledge, currently signed by CEOs across 85 industries, was created by CEO Action for Racial Equality, a fellowship to advance racial equity through public policy.
Four researchers who are affiliated with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility have been selected by their professional peers for the distinct honor of Fellow of the American Physical Society.
New research suggests that education provides little to no protection against the onset of cognitive declines later in life. It can, however, boost the cognitive skills people develop earlier in life, pushing back the point at which age-related dementia begins to impact a person’s ability to care for themselves.
The coronavirus has halted critical physiological research and shuttered labs across the nation.