APS Announces 2015 Society Lectureship Award Winners
Released March 27, 2015 - Masashi Yanagisawa, MD, PhD, Babette B. LaMarca, PhD and Jennifer S. Pollock, PhD to be awarded prestigious APS honors at Experimental Biology 2015.
Nobel Laureate, Leading Experts Speak in APS President’s Symposium Series
Released March 27, 2015 - APS President David M. Pollock, PhD, has organized a dynamic President’s Symposium Series for EB 2015. Focused on the theme “Physiology: Answers to Big Questions,” experts will discuss how physiology can uncover solutions for diabetes, obesity and hypertension. The series is anchored by Nobel Laureate Robert J. Lefkowitz, PhD.
Sleep Apnea During Pregnancy Is Not Good for Mother or Baby
Released March 30, 2015 - Having sleep apnea while pregnant could make the baby more prone to metabolic disease as an adult. Research will be presented at the 2015 Experimental Biology Meeting in Boston on Monday, March 30.
More Reasons Why Getting a Good Night’s Sleep Is Important
Released March 30, 2015 - Losing several hours of sleep can slow the body’s metabolism, but what about losing only a few hours? A new study finds that metabolic effects are seen even when sleep is shortened by two hours. Research will be presented at the 2015 Experimental Biology Meeting in Boston on Monday, March 30.
Why Gastrointestinal Disorders Afflict Women More Often
Released March 30, 2015 - Women are more likely to have irritable bowel syndrome and other gastrointestinal disorders than men. A new study suggests that it’s because the intestine’s nerve cells are more sluggish in women. Research will be presented at the 2015 Experimental Biology Meeting in Boston on Monday, March 30.