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Marijuana offers new hope for fertility cure  Apr 9, 10:29 am
Washington D.C, April 9 (ANI): Frequently smoking pot can take its toll on your sperm and now, a new study suggests that a marijuana receptor might actually hold the key to new fertility treatments for men.
Brain receptor can regulate fat burning: Study  Jan 17, 2:33 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 17 (ANI): Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have discovered that brain receptor can regulate fat burning in the cells.
Hormone supplements with estrogen linked to breast cancer  Dec 1, 2:16 pm
Washington D.C., Dec. 1 (ANI): A new study has found that female who use hormone supplements with estrogen and progestin are at an increased risk of estrogen receptor positive breast cancer risk.
Eating 'hot chilli' may help you reduce weight   Aug 19, 2:42 pm
Washington DC, Aug 19 (ANI): Are you unable to lose weight? Well it's time to start eating chillies, as researchers at the University of Adelaide have discovered a hot chilli receptor which might help people to eat less, lose weight and fight obesity.
Blocking activity of key immune receptor may stop liver cancer progression   Jul 26, 11:54 am
Washington DC, July 26 (ANI): Researches have revealed that blocking the activity of a key immune receptor reduces the progression of liver cancer.
Menthol and nicotine combined can be harmful for lungs  May 12, 5:19 pm
Washington, May 12 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that menthol acts in combination with nicotine to desensitize can be harmful for lungs.
Now, $80 'Sharkbanz' wristband to fend off ocean's most feared predator sharks   Jan 9, 1:27 pm
Melbourne, Jan. 09 (ANI): A new wristband has recently been developed that claims to fend off ocean's most feared predator sharks and is available for 80 dollars.
What makes you sensitive to touch revealed  Dec 4, 12:43 pm
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that they have identified the "mechanoreceptor" protein that mediates the sense of touch in mammals.
Brain's 'natural high' might help quit marijuana addiction  Dec 2, 11:01 am
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that refilling the supply of cannabinoid receptors in the brain could help relieve mood and anxiety disorders and can enable some people to quit using marijuana.
Now, switch your pain off by turning on a receptor  Nov 27, 2:03 pm
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that key to powerful pain relief lies in a receptor.
Menthol flavored cigarettes do have some pretty soothing effects   Nov 17, 12:55 pm
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that menthol acts in combination with nicotine to desensitize receptors in lungs' airways that are responsible for nicotine's irritation.
S-equol supplements improve reproductive health in post-menopausal women  Oct 17, 4:25 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): In a recent pilot study it was discovered that after 12 weeks of daily 10 milligram (mg) doses of an investigational fermented soy germ-based nutritional supplement S-equol, have led to improvements in post-menopausal women who experienced in vaginal atrophy.
How 'love hormone' Oxytocin affects sexual behavior revealed  Oct 10, 11:34 am
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): New study has revealed that neurons in brain cells are responsive towards oxytocin that plays a major role in social and sexual behavior of individuals.
Is feeling of wetness real?  Oct 5, 3:45 pm
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): A new study has explored how human sensitivity to wetness plays a role in many aspects of daily life and feeling that something is wet is quite a feat because our skin does not have receptors that sense wetness.
Blocking 'chili pepper receptors' may be panacea for pain   Aug 21, 1:07 pm
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that blocking the receptor that reacts to chili and pepper, could relieve one off pain.
Cradle of obesity lies in the brain   Aug 3, 12:36 pm
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that the curing of weight gain, obesity, and diabetes could be as simple as keeping a nuclear receptor from being activated in a small part of the brain.
Scent of sandalwood aids healing of human skin: Study  Jul 9, 4:49 pm
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Researchers claim that the human skin is responsive towards the scent of Sandalwood, which helps it heal.
Skin can recognize 'scents', claims study  Jul 8, 2:18 pm
Washington, July 8 (ANI): A new study claims that human skin has olfactory receptors that can 'sniff' out the odors.
Blocking pain receptors extends lifespan   May 24, 11:33 am
Washington, May 24 (ANI): Researchers have said that blocking a pain receptor in mice not only extends their lifespan, but also gives them a more youthful metabolism, including an improved insulin response that allows them to deal better with high blood sugar.
Novel compound could halt cocaine addiction and relapse behaviors  Apr 24, 10:18 am
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Researchers have developed a novel compound that targets an important brain receptor has a dramatic effect against a host of cocaine addiction behaviors, including relapse behavior.
New protein complex involved in learning and memory identified  Apr 23, 9:38 am
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Researchers have identified a protein complex that plays a critical but previously unknown role in learning and memory formation.
Soon, drug that stops heart attacks sans side effects  Mar 12, 11:45 am
Washington, March 12 (ANI): Researchers are a step closer to creating a new drug to stop a heart attack in its tracks and reduce the damage caused, without any side effects.
Smoking pot does bring relief from anxiety  Mar 7, 10:26 am
Washington, March 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that cannabinoid receptors through which marijuana exerts its effects, can help in regulating anxiety and the flight-or-fight response.
Mosquito sperm have `sense of smell`  Feb 9, 10:25 am
Washington, Feb. 9 (ANI): Researchers have claimed to have detected a suite of specialized chemical sensors called odorant receptors (ORs) in mosquito sperm.
Mantis shrimps` satellite-like eyes help them perceive colours like no one else  Jan 25, 11:35 am
London, Jan. 25 (ANI): Researchers have found that the process that mantis shrimp uses to discriminate colours is different.he photoreceptors of mantis shrimp's are arranged in a series of channels which range from red to ultraviolet.