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2013-08-07 23:23:18

A new type of treatment that pairs neural stem cells with conventional cancer fighting therapies is showing promise in animal studies for the most common and deadliest form of adult brain cancer — glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). The details are revealed in a groundbreaking study led by Maciej Lesniak, M.D., that appears today in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine. Durham, NC (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 A new type of treatment that pairs neural stem cells with conventional cancer fighting...

2013-07-19 23:01:51

Jamie Reno, an award-winning journalist, cancer survivor and patient advocate, discussed on his blog in depth recent discoveries by a small biotech firm in San Diego that has made significant advancement in cancer research. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 Jamie Reno, an award-winning journalist, cancer survivor and patient advocate, discussed in depth the discoveries by a small biotech firm in San Diego that has been flying under the radar for the past decade. What’s the big...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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