The study published on Tuesday in the journal PLOS Biology showed that a father's exposure to nicotine might cause cognitive deficits in his children and even grandchildren.
A five-year research study at the Cleveland Clinic in the U.S. state of Ohio suggests that obese children appear to experience less pain than obese adults do after surgery.
The number of rubella infection cases in Japan has risen to more than 1,100 so far this year, 12 times higher than the whole of the previous year, with more than 70 percent of the cases located in Tokyo and its surrounding prefectures.
Chinese scientists have potentially found a more effective solution to liver transplant rejection, which is life-threatening when it occurs.
Robust environmental monitoring should be used as the world approaches global eradication of polio, University of Michigan (UM) researchers suggest.
Israeli researchers have developed a new method for targeted neutralization of proteins involved in the development of cancer, said a study published by Ben-Gurion University (BGU) on Monday.
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