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Latest Fanconi anemia Stories

2015-03-11 23:04:52

Scientists report in the current issue of STEM CELLS Translational Medicine that they have been able to clone a line of defective stem cells behind a rare, but devastating disease called Fanconi

2014-12-18 12:24:44

Two families at FSU and Oregon Lead Charge Against Rare Blood Disorder PASADENA, Calif., Dec.

How Does Red Wine Prevent Cancer?
2014-12-08 03:21:46

Alcohol use is a major risk factor for head and neck cancer. But an article published in the November issue of the journal Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology shows that the chemical resveratrol found in grape skins and in red wine may prevent cancer as well.

2014-08-25 00:20:17

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug.

2014-05-28 08:51:16

DNA damage repair is highly complex. UZH researchers have now discovered another piece in the puzzle for the removal of extremely dangerous DNA lesions.

2014-04-30 23:08:40

$250,000 Raised During Annual Hill Country Classic Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Continuing a tradition now in its third decade, the Hill Country

2014-01-24 13:26:27

In laboratory experiments conducted on human cell lines at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, scientists have shown that people carrying certain mutations in two hereditary cancer genes, BRCA2 and PALB2, may have a higher than usual susceptibility to DNA damage caused by a byproduct of alcohol, called acetaldehyde.

2013-04-25 20:27:17

An international research consortium led by the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), the CIBERER and the University of Wurzburg (Germany) has discovered a gene that can cause three totally different diseases, depending on how it is altered.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.