Minitablets help medicate picky cats
Of all pets, cats are often considered the most difficult ones to medicate. Very small minitablets with flavours or flavour coatings can help...
Researchers mapped interactions of key group of human proteins, the protein phosphatases
In a new study, a Finnish-Swiss research team report global quantitative interactomics analysis covering half of the human protein phosphatome.
Vitamin E may decrease the risk of acute kidney injury after coronary catheterization
Acute kidney injury is quite a common adverse effect that associates with coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary interventions. Vitamin...
Media multitasking linked to distractibility among youth
Current doctoral dissertation by Mona Moisala from University of Helsinki also suggests that computer gaming is linked to enhanced working...
Real patients in a virtual hospital
Finnish university hospitals are building a joint national virtual hospital, which in practical terms means a digital service hub for specialist...
Hormonal contraceptives and hair dyes increase breast cancer risk
Age is the most important risk factor of breast cancer but current study suggests that the use of hormonal intrauterine device increases the...
New mechanism underlying epilepsy found
Prolonged convulsive seizures alter the way nerve cells react to the main neurotransmitters in the brain. This causes harmful neural connections...
Scientists close in on cracking ‘Enigma code’ of common cold
Scientists at the Universities of York, Leeds, and Helsinki say they are a step closer to cracking, what scientists have called, the ‘enigma...