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graphene
2015-02-26 14:37:24

Graphene, the ultra-strong and highly-conductive material typically thought of as a potential component for electronic devices or advanced composites, could also be used to combat several different forms of cancer, experts from the University of Manchester have discovered.

2015-01-26 00:20:40

Novel Diagnostic Helping Answer U.S. President's Call for Action on Precision Medicine Initiative JERUSALEM, Jan.

2015-01-08 08:28:57

- Two research groups report importance of beta III-tubulin in pancreatic and kidney cancer SYDNEY, Jan.

cancer tumor
2015-01-01 15:29:03

Two-thirds of all adult cancer cases are primarily the result of “bad luck,” according to the authors of a new study appearing in Friday’s edition of the journal Science.

lung cancer
2014-12-29 14:54:44

Lung cancer cells can spread more easily than other types of cells because the protein ties that tether them together are severed, allowing them to break loose, a team of researchers from the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute report in a new study.

2014-12-15 23:00:56

UC Davis researchers have uncovered a complex interaction between the proteins Rbm38 and p53 that governs tumor suppression and aging Sacramento, Calif.

e-cigarette carcinogens
2014-12-01 05:46:46

Japanese scientists have discovered high levels of carcinogenic substances in a popular brand of e-cigarettes, leading officials in that country to launch an investigation into the health risks of the devices and re-igniting the debate over their safety.

2014-11-26 16:24:48

Findings pave way for new lines of cancer research focused on detection and prevention BOSTON, Nov.

Ovarian cancer cells
2014-11-19 03:00:37

An antibody therapy already in clinical trials to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) may also prove effective against ovarian cancer – and likely other cancers as well.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.