Latest Apoptosis Stories
Neural stem cells transplanted into tumor-bearing rats can hinder tumor cell growth and prolife-ration; however, the mechanism remains unclear.
Studies have shown that calpain participates in gentamicin-, neomycin- and kanamycin-induced inner ear cell apoptosis.
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.
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.
Pancreatic cancer is one of the most deadly and intractable forms of cancer, with a 5-year survival rate of only 6%.
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.
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.
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