Latest NF-κB Stories

2010-03-22 14:47:50

For an as yet unknown reason, cancer radiotherapy can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease later in life, a problem that is growing as more and more people survive their cancer diagnosis.

2010-03-01 05:05:00

BOTHELL, WA and VANCOUVER, March 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009-11-16 09:39:30

The DNA of each human cell is damaged many times every day. DNA lesions can be caused by ultraviolet radiation, errors in cell division, DNA-damaging chemicals or intracellular metabolic products.

2009-10-02 13:20:22

An international team of scientists has discovered a new way to classify stomach cancers, and researchers say it may be an important step toward designing more effective treatments and improving long-term survival.

2009-09-22 08:00:29

Researchers have identified a mechanism that may keep a well known signaling molecule from eroding bone and inflaming joints.

2009-05-19 08:44:23

Osteoporosis and periodontitis are common diseases whose sufferers must cope with weakness, injury and reduced function as they lose bone more quickly than it is formed.

2009-04-21 22:14:46

An anti-inflammatory herbal extract may inhibit pancreatic cancer, U.S. researchers say.

2009-04-19 09:39:39

An herb recently found to kill pancreatic cancer cells also appears to inhibit development of pancreatic cancer as a result of its anti-inflammatory properties, according to researchers from the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson.

2009-04-10 08:13:28

A study published tomorrow (10 April) in Science examines a key player in conditions such as cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, rheumatoid arthritis and asthma and has shown that cells use a sophisticated communication system to coordinate responses to infection and maintain inflammation in the body.

2009-04-01 18:29:14

A biological indicator has been found that may help identify which brain-cancer patients have the most aggressive forms of the disease, U.S. researchers say. Dr.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.