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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.

2013-02-13 17:54:01

By relying on hunches rather than posing a few screening questions, primary care clinicians may be missing three-fourths of the alcohol problems in their patients, a newly released analysis shows.

2012-05-22 02:39:30

Behavioral support from peers and primary care office staff can help patients improve their blood pressure control by as much as starting a new drug, a new study found.

2012-03-20 11:30:59

For the past 40 years, radiation has been the most effective method for treating deadly brain tumors called glioblastomas.

2012-01-23 13:20:26

High blood pressure (hypertension) is a principal risk factor for heart disease and affects 1 billion people.

2011-06-28 12:34:35

In the constant battle to lose inches or at least stay the same, we reach for the diet soda.

2011-03-11 16:01:54

Cell biologists pondering the death of neurons — brain cells — said today that by eliminating one ingredient from the cellular machinery, they prolonged the life of neurons stressed by a pesticide chemical.

2011-02-14 06:30:00

CALGARY, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc.

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2010-08-29 08:54:22

Plant agents show promise in preventing skin cancer.


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