Washington, Aug 14.- Spanish specialists at the CSIC Institute of Biomedical Research identified a potential biomarker in cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) for early diagnosis of Alzheimer Disease (AD) .
Washington, Aug 9.- Cocoa consumption by the elderly promotes blood supply to the brain, which improves mental abilities, according to a study from Harvard Medical College.
Matanzas, Cuba, Jul 5.- Four bold gray dolphins, of a group of 10, made a rare foray into the Bay of Pigs (Bahia de Cochinos) in southern Matanzas province, 150 kilometers southeast of Havana.
London, Jun 21.- A probe of the European Space Agency (ESA) detected a steady intensification of the winds on the planet Venus, unknown cause of the increase, reported the journal Icarus.
Beijing, Jun 20.- The Chinese astronaut Wang Yaping gave a lecture today from outer space to a group of students in Earth, the first action of that kind carried out in China, said local media.
Quito, May 27.- Academic lectures by recognized experts, exhibitions of medical equipment and a round of negotiations are part of the agenda of the 1st Scientific Day of Technological Exchange on Health between Ecuador and Cuba.
Havana, Cuba, May 27.- Cuba will begin digital television tests in June, in an experimental zone in Havana, as part of preparations to progressively introduce in the country the new technology, in tune with international technological development.
Washington, May 22.- The explorer robot Curiosity drilled another rock from Mars to collect samples to be analyzed with its internal instruments, informed the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Washington, 15 May.- For years, parents have been told not to clean their babies' pacifiers by placing them in their mouths. Now, a newly released report posted on the American Academy of Pediatrics' website says children whose parents cleaned their pacifiers by sucking it, were less likely to have asthma, eczema and allergies.
Santiago de Cuba, May 11.- Experts from 10 countries are warning here about climate hazards in coastal areas, as they participate in the 6th International Conference, "Caricostas," running May 15 through 17.