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A protein that appears to play a key role in the formation of lymphoma and other tumors by inhibiting a tumor-suppressing gene has been identified by a team of veterinary and human medicine researchers at the University of California, Davis.
According to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, over 21,000 Americans died from lymphoma cancer last year.
Scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have found clues to the functioning of an important damage response protein in cells.
A key for early diagnosis of cancer and personalized medicine is the order of genetic aberrations - deviations or irregularity - in individual cancers.
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have uncovered a potentially important new therapeutic target that could prevent stress-related cell death, a characteristic of neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's, as well as heart attack and stroke.
In addition to its damaging effect on the environment and its illegal smuggling into developing countries, researchers have now linked e-waste to adverse effects on human health, such as inflammation and oxidative stress â€“ precursors to cardiovascular disease, DNA damage and possibly cancer.
SINGAPORE, May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Davos Life Science (DavosLife) has today announced preliminary results of a phase I clinical trial of its Natural e3 delta-tocotrienol (Natural e3) in patients with resectable pancreatic cancer.
The molecular machines that defend our body against infection donâ€™t huff and puff, but some of them apparently operate on the same principle as a steam engine.
Temptations to exceed the speed limit are always plentiful, but only reckless drivers give in to such impulses.
MALVERN, Pa., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company developing novel small molecule drugs to treat cancer, today announced that is has closed a $6 million investment with new investor Nextech Invest Ltd., a Zurich, Switzerland, based oncology focused venture capital fund.
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