The newsletter of the Spanish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SEBBM) presents the latest news published on the SEBBM´s website “Science for society”.
[hear-it.org] There is a relationship between hearing loss and iron deficiency anemia, according to an American study.
Z. Luo, Q. Meng, D. M. Grossnickle, D. Liu, A. I. Neander, Y. Zhang, Q. Ji.
Nature 548, 326–329. doi:10.1038/nature23483
[hear-it.org] A study from British Columbia, Canada, finds that young construction workers are less likely to wear hearing protection at work compared to other age groups in the same industry.
[hear-it.org] The medical drug sodium-thiosulfate has a relieving effect on young cancer patients suffering from hearing loss because of chemotherapy.
STAR applications are being accepted now by the American Academy of Audiology Foundation (AAA). This is a separate funding opportunity aside from ARO’s Travel Awards.
Watch the interviews with Nick Fox (UCL, UK) on his latest study – Insight 46 – which aims to find dementia biomarkers with participants from the unique 1946 birth cohort. Find out more about the videos and read the free editorial exploring the 1946 cohort: the longest-running lifetime cohort study in the world.
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