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2012-04-05 23:00:09

The U.S. Patent Trademark Office has issued a patent for a discovery involving a pleiotropic delivery system that can revolutionize Immune System support for physiological replenishment of Glutathione for The ProImmune Company. Rhinebeck, NY (PRWEB) April 05, 2012 The tripeptide Glutathione is considered the master antioxidant and primary protector of the Immune System. It protects the body from toxins and oxidative stress. Glutathione is synthesized intracellularly, in every cell of the...

2012-04-05 21:05:31

Gold nanostars first to deliver drug directly to cancer cell nucleus Nanotechnology offers powerful new possibilities for targeted cancer therapies, but the design challenges are many. Northwestern University scientists now are the first to develop a simple but specialized nanoparticle that can deliver a drug directly to a cancer cell's nucleus -- an important feature for effective treatment. They also are the first to directly image at nanoscale dimensions how nanoparticles interact...

2012-01-12 14:41:34

Brain cancer cells are particularly resistant to chemotherapy – toxins enter the cells, but before the toxins can kill, cancer cells quickly pump them back outside.  In fact, brain cancer cells are even better than healthy cells at cleaning themselves. This means that when hit with chemotherapy, healthy cells tend to die before brain cancer cells. Especially in the brain, killing healthy cells is bad. Researchers at the University of Colorado Cancer Center have discovered a way...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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