Biology A review on cultured meat production identifies various challenges with the industry. From a nutritional point of view, comparison with traditional meat is lacking, regarding protein content, amino-acids, vitamin and mineral content, and bio-availability.sciencedirect.com
Health Low nutritional quality in vegetarian meat substitutes: Study finds many of the meat substitutes sold claim a high content of iron – but in a form that cannot be absorbed by the body.eurekalert.org
Environment Body of research raises questions about ability of cover crops to lower greenhouse gas emissions | cover crops reduce yield, barrier to adoption
Medicine Researchers uncover new pathway for molecular cancer drug therapies: Bitopic inhibitors may lay foundation for new approach to disease treatmenteurekalert.org
Biology Canine brain wiring influenced by human-driven breeding practices: Study finds genomic differences among dog breeds related to the development of their nervous systemeurekalert.org
Environment Rising temperatures exacerbated by the climate crisis caused distress to the fetuses of pregnant farm workers in Gambia
Psychology Suicidal thoughts surged as people struggled with finances and isolation during COVID-19, study finds
Epidemiology Analysis shows that university COVID-19 vaccine mandates are likely to cause a net harm to young healthy adults. For each hospitalisation averted, an estimated 18.5 serious adverse events may occur, including 1.5–4.6 booster-associated myopericarditis cases in males
Medicine Enrollment in Medicare Advantage, compared with traditional Medicare, was associated with modestly lower rates of 30-day mortality following acute myocardial infarction in 2009, and the difference was no longer statistically significant by 2018.
Health Study finds non-heavy alcohol use associated with liver fibrosis: Multiple patterns of alcohol use responsible for fatty liver diseaseeurekalert.org
Environment The smoke from intense California wildfires in September 2020 darkened the skies so much that it slashed the state’s solar power production during peak hours by 10-30%, according to new studynews.ucar.edu
Materials Science Say Hello to the Toughest Material on Earth: A new study reveals the profound properties of a simple metal alloy
Health Association of wearable device-measured vigorous intermittent lifestyle physical activity with mortality: small amounts of vigorous nonexercise physical activity are associated with substantially lower mortality.
Social Science Study shows a significant disparity in access to technology based on intersectional identities, with older Black and older Hispanic female participants having the least access to technology.