Scientists from three academic centres want to develop an innovative cell therapy that will allow to treat congenital immunodeficiency disorder called neutropenia. Due to neutropenia, approx. 3,000 children a year are unvaccinated in Poland. Effective diagnostics could change this.
According to scientists, woman`s remains that fell out of the cliff in Bagicz (Zachodniopomorskie) along with a wooden log in which they were deposited, are 2 thousand years old. Researchers also determined that - despite her Pomeranian or the Baltic Islands origin - the diet of the deceased had not included sea fish.
Astronomers from the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration released the first ever photo of a black hole this week. It was taken by eight telescopes that formed a "virtual telescope" the size of Earth, team member Dr. Monika Mościbrodzka told PAP.
Small amounts of methane are sometimes released from the below the surface of Mars, show the results of analyses of an international team. Researchers - including a Polish scientist - have identified a possible source of methane on Mars and determined where the gas in that source comes from.