Pioneering research of scientists from the Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research PAS in Olsztyn allowed to identify the gene responsible for the formation of post-traumatic scars. This discovery may help in the treatment of scars and non-healing wounds.
After the period of fever, implantation of cancer cells causes their death, says Prof. Wiesław Kozak from the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń. The scientist who researches fever notes that this phenomenon has been observed in rodents, but in his opinion it is "probable" also in humans.
About 80 percent people suffering from influenza do not have a fever anymore, says Prof. Wiesław Kozak from the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, who has been studying fever for several decades. He adds that by stopping the elevated temperature, we significantly extend the time of serious virus infection.