Latest CCL2 Stories

2014-06-24 10:42:09

Stem cells have the unique ability to become any type of cell in the body.

2012-12-28 15:28:26

Researchers at Rush University Medical Center, in collaboration with researchers at Northwestern University, have identified a molecular mechanism central to the development of osteoarthritis (OA) pain, a finding that could have major implications for future treatment of this often-debilitating condition.

2012-08-06 22:04:28

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive disease wherein the cells of the central nervous system (CNS) involved in movement and coordination are destroyed.

How Metastasizing Cancer Cells Can Enter Organs
2012-07-11 18:38:46

It is not primary tumors that are responsible for the majority of cancer deaths, but rather their metastases.

How Do Tumor Cells Create Their Own Pathways
2012-07-10 15:34:19

Potential new treatment for metastatic colon cancer

2011-09-20 05:56:16

Tumors are equipped with many tricks to help them sidestep the immune system. This study reveals a new trick- the ability to keep tumor-fighting T cells out by disabling a T cell-attracting protein within the tumor core.

2011-09-19 22:38:21

Tumors have an arsenal of tricks to help them sidestep the immune system.

2011-06-06 15:19:41

Malignant melanoma is a highly aggressive and notoriously chemoresistant form of cancer.

2010-09-21 06:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemoCentryx, Inc., today announced that it reported positive preclinical and Phase I study results at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD).

2010-03-22 07:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemoCentryx, Inc., today announced that it has undertaken a Phase II clinical trial of CCX140, a novel, orally-available small molecule compound designed to specifically target the chemokine receptor known as CCR2.

Word of the Day
  • 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.