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Earthquakes: deep magma source found under the Apennines
In the Southern Apennines there is a deep source of magma the ascent of which could generate earthquakes of significant magnitudes and deeper than the seismicity typical of this area.
Publication date 02/05/2018
Source INGV
New studies on brain aging from NICO in Turin
In some unexplored areas of the brain, there are some immature neurons that could compensate the reduced regeneration abilities of the brain: they have been identified by the research team of Prof. Luca...
Publication date 01/26/2018
Source UNITO
Malaria: from genomics, new tools to defeat it
Malaria spreading in some regions of Sub-Saharan Africa could be affected by important changes due to genetic differentiation of malaria vector mosquitoes, also caused by their resistance to insecticides....
Publication date 01/05/2018
Source Università Sapienza di Roma
Muscular dystrophy, University of Milan takes a step forward
A completely different approach to the study of muscular dystrophy paves the way to the development of effective innovative treatments, thus fueling new hope for patients. This crucial step is the result...
Publication date 12/29/2017
Source Università degli Studi di Milano
The discovery of kleptopredation, a new way of catching prey
Kleptopredation is a completely new type of interaction between organisms and its discovery undermines some paradigms in Biology and Ecology and opens up new scenarios.
Publication date 12/27/2017
Source Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn di Napoli
Neuroscience, San Raffaele illuminates synapses
“The map resembles a starry sky, where each star indicates a brain synapse and luminous intensity reflects the level of activity of this synapse: it is as if you could finally photograph the activity...
Publication date 12/21/2017
Source UNISR
ALS, new therapeutic approach from Italian research
A “communication error” between muscle and nerve would be at the origin of the neuromuscular junction dismantlement characteristic of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - ALS and other ageing diseases....
Publication date 12/20/2017
Source Sapienza Università di Roma