Glutathione, a molecule that was previously known only to eliminate harmful waste products of metabolism such as reactive oxygen species and free radicals. A team led by LIH researcher Prof Dirk Brenner, FNR ATTRACT fellow and Head of the Experimental & Molecular Immunology research group at the Department of Infection and Immunity, has discovered that glutathione also stimulates T cells' energy metabolism. .. Read more
Results suggest new directions for research on medications for heart conditions, pain relief and tissue growth. Read more
As we grow old, our nights are frequently plagued by bouts of wakefulness, bathroom trips and other nuisances as we lose our ability to generate the deep, restorative slumber we enjoyed in youth. But does that mean older people just need less sleep? Read more
Capsaicin, an active ingredient of pungent substances such as chilli or pepper was shown to inhibit the growth of breast cancer cells...