Fruit Flies in Suspended Animation

Fruit Flies in Suspended Animation

Insects like the fruit fly have an uncanny ability to put themselves into a coma-like state when they sense low oxygen levels in the body. According to researchers at Florid Atlantic University, they can stay that way for up to 72 hours! You may have even seen this happen at your local pool. Seemingly lifeless […]

Immune System of the Brain-Serendipity!

Immune System of the Brain-Serendipity!

For all the questions we ask in medical research, there are even more to be asked. Even when answers are right in front of us, we have difficulty seeing them because of things learned in the past. This was exactly the case for researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. In one of […]