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2010-09-27 14:04:40

Researchers at Stanford University were able to use light to induce normal patterns of muscle contraction, in a study involving bioengineered mice whose nerve-cell surfaces are coated with special light-sensitive proteins.

2010-09-20 22:32:25

A structural molecule and the cellular pump that regulates its levels influence the severity of pneumonia and could provide new ways of treating the lung infection, which is a leading cause of hospitalization and death.

2010-08-24 14:03:37

Researchers at Johns Hopkins have shown that using specific drugs can protect nerve cells in mice from the lethal effects of Parkinson’s disease.

2010-08-23 12:20:00

Researchers at Gilead Sciences Inc said on Sunday that an extract of the kudzu vine being developed to treat alcoholism may also help treat cocaine addiction.

2010-08-16 14:21:03

Clinical trials using patients' own immune cells to target tumors have yielded promising results.

2010-08-02 16:52:42

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a new way to regulate the uncontrolled growth of blood vessels, a major problem in a broad range of diseases and conditions.

2010-06-14 14:20:05

Discarded livers have potential to be reengineered into usable replacement organs.

2010-06-01 13:27:06

Paves way for safety testing of potential new use for asthma drug.

2010-05-10 07:38:46

Mouse studies promising to colon cancer patients who currently have surgery as only option.

2010-05-03 10:45:47

Researchers from the University of Leeds, UK, the Charité University Medical School and the Max Delbrück Centre for Molecular Medicine (MDC) in Berlin, Germany, have discovered a new driving force behind cancer growth.

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