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2011-09-01 12:06:42

University of British Columbia scientists may have uncovered a new explanation for how Alzheimer's disease destroys the brain – a profusion of blood vessels.

2011-09-01 11:30:13

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have shown that a particular white blood cell plays a direct role in the development and spread of cancerous tumors.

2011-08-18 12:27:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading angiogenesis and cancer researcher Dr. Robert S. Kerbel of the University of Toronto will deliver the Future of Medicine Keynote Address at the Angiogenesis Foundation's 9th International M.

2011-08-17 15:05:00

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2011-08-16 16:10:00

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: REGN) today announced that it has received notification from the U.S.

2011-08-15 06:00:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EntreMed, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENMD), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, today reported financial results for the three and six-month periods ending June 30, 2011.

2011-08-11 22:06:11

Cancer needs blood. In fact, some cancer medications work solely to slow or prevent cancer cells from creating new capillaries, choking off their much-needed blood and nutrient supply to halt the growth of tumors.

2011-08-11 12:08:26

Pancreatic cancer researchers at Thomas Jefferson University have shown, for the first time, that blocking a receptor of a key hormone in the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) reduces cancer cell growth by activating the enzyme AMPK to inhibit fatty acid synthase, the ingredients to support cell division.

2011-08-10 06:45:25

Researchers are gaining insight on how to slow the growth of tumors via angiogenesis inhibitors.

2011-08-08 06:45:41

Researchers have gained a new understanding of the way in which growing tumors are fed and how this growth can be slowed via angiogenesis inhibitors that eliminate the blood supply to tumors.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.