Acne treatment only addresses half of the problem

A more aggressive approach to treating acne that marries the disciplines of psychology and dermatology is needed, according to two UC Riverside psychology researchers. They also assert that women and people with darker skin disproportionately suffer from acne’s psychological impacts. Researchers Misaki Natsuaki and Tuppett Yates assert that acne can be dismissed, including by developmental […]

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Volkswagen taps Microsoft’s cloud to develop self-driving software

Volkswagen AG on Thursday said it will use Microsoft Corp’s cloud computing services to help it streamline its software development efforts for self-driving cars. Volkswagen, which owns brands such as Audi and Porsche, is working on both self-driving cars for the future and driver-assistance features such as adaptive cruise control in current vehicles. But the […]

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Discovery shows how to treat heart attacks—new drug development underway

Vanderbilt researchers have identified the protein receptor in specialized heart cells that, when removed, preserves cardiac function after a heart attack. This discovery has significant implications for survival after a heart attack, with a promising therapeutic development now underway at the Warren Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery. The article, “Targeting 5-HT2B Receptor Signaling Prevents Border […]

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