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2013-08-13 11:35:26

Neural stem cells transplanted into tumor-bearing rats can hinder tumor cell growth and prolife-ration; however, the mechanism remains unclear.

2013-08-08 15:06:06

Studies have shown that calpain participates in gentamicin-, neomycin- and kanamycin-induced inner ear cell apoptosis.

2013-07-18 11:43:53

Molecular biologists in the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio have found a novel way to fine-tune the activity of cells' protein-disposing machinery, with potentially cancer-fighting effects.

2013-07-11 13:07:15

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have discovered that a protein used by cancer cells to evade death also plays a vital role in heart health.

2013-07-09 11:33:27

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most deadly and intractable forms of cancer, with a 5-year survival rate of only 6%.

New Compound BH3 Mimetics Future Of Breast Cancer Treatment
2013-07-09 09:40:18

Scientists from Melbourne, Australia recently discovered compounds known as BH3-mimetics currently being researched to treat leukemia may also be effective in treating breast cancer.

2013-06-24 11:32:01

A new study by a team of researchers from the University of Notre Dame provides an important new insight into how cancer cells are able to avoid the cell death process.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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