Research synopses

  • Predicting Alzheimer's

    Researchers present a new, simpler model for assessing the disease implications of cerebrospinal biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease

  • Palm oil & diabetes

    Free fatty acids are often elevated in diabetes; researchers now probe the genome-wide effects of palmitic acid on human islet cells

  • Hand on heart

    Stem Research & Therapy study uncovers how microRNA regulates specialised differentiation of cardiac cells through the transcription factor Hand1

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Phillipa Hay on eating disorders

Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Eating Disorders Phillipa Hay on changing perceptions of eating disorders and progress in evidence based research