Researchers from Concordia University (Montréal, QC, Canada) and Idunn Technologies (Rosemère, QC, Canada) have assessed how six plant extracts can delay aging, by affecting different pathways that set the pace of growing old.
Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA, USA) and Fox Chase Chemical Diversity Center (Doylestown, PA, USA) have found a novel kind of chemical compound that could potentially be used to treat Ebola virus infection.
Researchers from the Medical Research Council (Cambridge, UK) and University College London (UK) have discovered a key component of the HIV virus that presents a new drug target, and offers the opportunity to re-evaluate existing HIV therapeutics to improve efficacy.
A collaborative team of researchers have announced that they are one step closer to providing effective therapeutics for three neglected tropical diseases after manufacturing a chemical capable of killing the parasites that causes them.
Researchers from Griffith University (Brisbane, Australia) have collaborated with an international team to advance drug discovery for tropical diseases by creating and testing a panel of chemical compounds termed the ‘Malaria Box’.
Researchers from UT Southwestern Medical Center (Dallas, TX, USA) have identified a novel means of targeting one of the most commonly mutated genes in human cancer, a discovery with potential to treat lung cancer.