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Latest Hedgehog signaling pathway Stories

2009-07-21 08:09:44

A UCLA study has identified a way to turn off a key signaling pathway involved in physiological processes that can also stimulate the development of cancer and other diseases. The findings may lead to new treatments and targeted drugs using this approach.

2009-07-07 06:58:00

A new study reveals the genetic foundation of what causes lung cancer to quickly spread.

2009-07-02 13:08:40

A new study by researchers at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) reveals the genetic underpinnings of what causes lung cancer to quickly metastasize, or spread, to the brain and the bone – the two most prominent sites of lung cancer relapse. The study will be published online in the journal Cell on July 2.

2009-05-22 08:52:09

A researcher of the University of Innsbruck elucidates an important developmental mechanism.

2009-02-19 08:53:35

In their ongoing study of the processes involved in embryonic development in fruit flies, researchers at WPI's Life Sciences and Bioengineering Center at Gateway Park have identified the function of a protein that sticks out of the embryonic cell membrane like an antenna and processes signals needed for the flies' wings to develop properly.

2008-10-28 00:00:19

U.S. researchers said brain tumors appear to more aggressive when they feed off cancer stem cells that use Sonic Hedgehog protein signaling mechanisms.

2008-10-23 09:00:38

Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRIS), a drug development company focused on developing the next generation of proprietary targeted medicines for cancer treatment, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the 7th Annual BIO Investor Forum Conference, at 3:45 p.m. local time (6:45 p.m.

2008-10-21 09:00:53

Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS), a drug development company focused on developing proprietary targeted medicines primarily for cancer treatment, today announced that the Company will release its second quarter financial results on Tuesday, October 28, 2008 before the market opens.

2008-10-16 09:00:42

Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRIS), a drug development company focused on developing the next generation of proprietary targeted medicines for cancer treatment, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the 2008 Boston Biotech R&D Conference, at 9:00 a.m.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.