Ideas tagged with drugs

Repurposing antipsychotic and sleep disorder drugs as anti-parasitics

Antipsychotic and sleep disorder drugs represent a rapidly growing, global market [(1)](http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21476952). Novel drugs targeting melatonin [(2)](http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=PMID%3A+20577266), serotonin [(3)](http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23757185), d...

By Johnathan Dalzell

Developed microbial communities in biofilm mode: the key for reinstating degraded ecosystems

In conventional scientific approaches, degraded ecosystems (e.g. conventional agroecosystems due to tillage and high doses of chemical inputs) are attempted to be revived mainly through nutrients, organic matter and water management. However, they do not provide a complete answer to the issue of...

By Gamini Seneviratne